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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Barney McCosky
Stat Years
1939-1953  [mlb] 1939-1953
Height/Weight
6-1 / 184
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (1036)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1996-09-06 [79.148]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Southwestern (Detroit,MI)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1939-04-18 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.007)
Service Time
Organizations
DET [5] PHA [5] CLE [3] CIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15033 ... retro id: mccob101 ... mlbam id: 118604
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet2122of---11476111201903314458204704529007.311.384.430.81469226351.260.119.00010.126.500.64152.80.5826.8
    1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet2123of---21435891232003919457139674113008.340.408.491.89966028962.272.151.00010.156.210.61147.20.6131.0
    1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet2124of---31274948016025835583613337005.324.401.425.82656521036.235.101.00010.805.840.54164.70.5322.5
    1942Detroit TigersALMLBdet2125of---415460075176281175011568370120012.293.365.412.77768024746.242.119.00010.005.440.5485.71.0326.1
    1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet2129of---525911118501110017901002.198.324.286.610109266.275.088.00015.608.260.5391.00.9233.3
    1946Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha729of---59230833109174134224313011005.354.433.445.87836213722.231.091.00011.883.590.30308.00.2820.2
    1947Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha730of---61375467717922715214572949005.328.395.399.79461621830.170.071.0009.254.710.51546.00.1616.8
    1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha731of---7135515951682150461368220220010.326.405.386.79160519926.188.060.00011.243.640.320.00.0015.5
    1950Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha233of---866179194310101100221206004.240.323.307.6302075511.190.067.00010.635.800.550.00.0025.6
    1951Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha734of---91227482011003400000.296.367.481.84830133.296.185.00010.0013.331.3327.03.3337.5
    1951Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2634of---9255021621111004201000.320.370.460.83055234.220.140.0007.273.640.5050.01.8225.0
    1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3234of---931618133002108500002.213.304.262.56669163.197.049.00011.597.250.630.00.0023.1
    1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3235of---10548014174116118500002.213.284.325.60988266.213.112.0009.095.680.6380.01.1435.3
    1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3236of---112221343003001400000.190.227.333.5602273.190.143.0004.5518.184.000.00.0075.0
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)1170417266413012147124397583149726110810062.312.386.414.80047601729309.228.102.32910.445.480.53173.80.5023.8
    American League Totals (13 yrs)1145412266212852127023386583149325910800062.312.387.414.80147051706305.228.102.32910.485.500.53179.20.4923.7
    National League Totals (1 yrs)255021621111004201000.320.370.460.83055234.220.140.3197.273.640.5050.01.8225.0
    Detroit Tigers Totals (5 yrs)5962385409744130521923152212831656320034.312.386.434.82027061035201.254.122.32910.466.100.58125.50.7027.0
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (5 yrs)44215752285077217314449193804480024.322.397.395.792182062292.192.073.33810.604.400.41525.00.1618.1
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)107162253410111121171400004.210.285.302.5871794912.204.092.2249.507.820.82162.00.5635.3
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)255021621111004201000.320.370.460.83055234.220.140.3197.273.640.5050.01.8225.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1939Detroit TigersALMLB22OF14500.0428762441435.9863.000.0094.298.61
    1940Detroit TigersALMLB23OF14100.0349762362356.9832.500.0091.698.62
    1941Detroit TigersALMLB24OF12200.0328652339334.9852.700.0079.296.12
    1942Detroit TigersALMLB25OF15400.0351772365358.9812.300.00100.0100.01
    1946Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB29OF8500.0207240213209.9812.500.0055.292.43
    1946Detroit TigersALMLB29OF2400.0561205957.9662.400.0015.696.08
    1947Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB30OF13600.0346862360354.9832.600.0088.399.32
    1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB31OF13400.0277931289286.9902.100.0087.099.31
    1950Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB33OF4200.0731117574.9871.800.0027.363.65
    1951Cleveland IndiansALMLB34OF1600.02800028281.0001.800.0010.451.66
    1951Cincinnati RedsNLMLB34OF1100.01700017171.0001.500.007.144.06
    1951Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB34OF700.01300013131.0001.900.004.558.38
    1952Cleveland IndiansALMLB35OF1900.0170101817.9440.900.0012.335.26
    MLB Totals - (OF)103600249048411225792538.9842.400.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1939MLB---------145-
    1940MLB---------141-
    1941MLB---------122-
    1942MLB---------154-
    1946MLB---------109-
    1947MLB---------136-
    1948MLB---------134-
    1950MLB---------42-
    1951MLB---------34-
    1952MLB---------19-
    Totals---------1036-