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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Beck Nicholson
Stat Years
1936-1953  [mlb] 1936-1953
Height/Weight
6-0 / 205
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (1471)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1996-03-08 [81.087]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Chestertown (Chestertown,MD)
Colleges
Washington College (Chestertown, Maryland)
Draft
MLB Debut
1936-06-13 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.184)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [10] PHI [5] PHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15968 ... retro id: nichb101 ... mlbam id: 119774
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2121of---11112200000000500000.000.000.000.0001200.000.000.0000.0041.670.000.00.000.0
    1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn824of---258220376512553800202903001.295.354.464.81824310222.000.169.0008.2311.931.4544.02.0633.8
    1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn825of---313549178146277259820506731007.297.366.534.90054526259.000.237.0009.1712.291.3419.64.5940.4
    1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn826of---414753274135261269810829130008.254.357.453.81061724153.000.199.00013.2914.751.1120.54.2139.3
    1942Chicago CubsNLMLBchn827of---5152588831732211217880768081007.294.382.476.85867328054.000.182.00011.2911.891.0528.03.1231.2
    1943Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4328of---6154608951883092912840718650007.309.386.531.91768432368.000.222.00010.3812.571.2121.04.2436.2
    1944Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4329of---71565821161673583312230937165003.287.391.545.93668631776.000.258.00013.5610.350.7617.64.8145.5
    1945Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4330of---815155982136284138840927363009.243.356.377.73366021145.000.134.00013.9411.060.7943.01.9733.1
    1946Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4331of---9105296366513284110444423004.220.325.358.68334510623.000.138.00012.7512.751.0037.02.3235.4
    1947Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4332of---1014848769119281267510878351004.244.364.466.83058022755.000.222.00015.0014.310.9518.74.4846.2
    1948Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4333of---1114349468129245196720816051005.261.371.445.81658122048.000.184.00013.9410.330.7426.03.2737.2
    1949Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1234of---1298299427083114010455351001.234.344.391.73535011722.000.157.00012.8615.141.1827.23.1431.4
    1950Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1235of---134158313213100081600002.224.318.448.76666266.000.224.00012.1224.242.0019.34.5546.2
    1951Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1236of---148517023419283001252410001.241.342.459.8011967819.359.218.00012.7612.240.9621.24.0846.3
    1952Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1237of---15558817243061900142631000.273.390.511.901106459.398.238.00013.2124.531.8614.75.6637.5
    1953Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1238of---16386212135121600122000002.210.338.419.75774268.403.209.00016.2227.031.6731.02.7061.5
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)1677554683714842726023594827180082852200061.268.365.465.83064182581567.347.197.27912.4612.901.0423.63.6638.2
    National League Totals (15 yrs)1666553483514842726023594827180082352200061.268.366.466.83264062581567.347.198.27912.4912.851.0323.53.6738.2
    American League Totals (1 yrs)1112200000000500000.000.000.000.0001200.000.000.0000.0041.670.000.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (10 yrs)1349485773813232455320583326069668443180055.272.368.471.83956142289503.348.199.28212.4012.180.9823.73.6538.0
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (5 yrs)31767797161277301151110413992006.238.347.431.77879229264.347.193.25813.1317.551.3422.63.7939.8
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (1 yrs)1112200000000500000.000.000.000.0001200.000.000.0000.0041.670.000.00.000.0
    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
    1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB21OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.79.16
    1939Chicago CubsNLMLB24OF5800.0123560134128.9552.200.0037.7100.05
    1940Chicago CubsNLMLB25OF12300.023510132258245.9502.000.0079.991.11
    1941Chicago CubsNLMLB26OF14300.02931092312303.9712.100.0092.997.31
    1942Chicago CubsNLMLB27OF15100.03271852350345.9862.300.0098.199.31
    1943Chicago CubsNLMLB28OF15400.03401682364356.9782.300.00100.7100.01
    1944Chicago CubsNLMLB29OF15600.03051874330323.9792.100.00101.3100.01
    1945Chicago CubsNLMLB30OF15100.03001234315312.9902.100.0098.1100.01
    1946Chicago CubsNLMLB31OF8000.0179451188183.9732.300.0052.376.24
    1947Chicago CubsNLMLB32OF14000.0281731291288.9902.100.0090.994.61
    1948Chicago CubsNLMLB33OF13600.0244751256251.9801.800.0088.395.11
    1949Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB34OF9100.01851011196195.9952.100.0059.192.93
    1950Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB35OF1500.0200102120.9521.300.009.736.65
    1951Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB36OF4100.0751107776.9871.900.0026.648.24
    1952Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB37OF1900.03300033331.0001.700.0012.334.56
    1953Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB38OF1200.01300013131.0001.100.007.831.65
    MLB Totals - (OF)1471002954118672031393072.9792.100.000.00.00
    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
    1936MLB---------1-
    1939MLB---------58-
    1940MLB---------123-
    1941MLB---------143-
    1942MLB---------151-
    1943MLB---------154-
    1944MLB---------156-
    1945MLB---------151-
    1946MLB---------80-
    1947MLB---------140-
    1948MLB---------136-
    1949MLB---------91-
    1950MLB---------15-
    1951MLB---------41-
    1952MLB---------19-
    1953MLB---------12-
    Totals---------1471-
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