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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Patrick Perry
Stat Years
1978-1995  [mlb] 1985-1990
Height/Weight
6-1 / 170
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (464)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Taylorville (Taylorville,IL)
Colleges
Lincoln Land Community College (Springfield, Illinois)
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #2 (#38 overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1985-09-12 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.220)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [6] SLN [5] CIN [2] CHN [2] LAN [1] PHI [1] CLE [1] KCA [1] SDN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16524 ... retro id: perrp001 ... mlbam id: 120445
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1978Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou-191---242.3112222010035.029139014352001.237.460.003.609.003.342.50.333
    1978Minor Totals: HOUbyYearRk----191---242.3112222010035.029139014352001.237.460.003.609.003.342.50.333
    1979Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou-202---313.67981001049.0552120116243001.4510.100.182.944.413.861.50.750
    1979Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-202---235.291271005051.0643130116301001.5711.290.182.825.295.471.88.400
    1979Minor Totals: HOUbyYearRk/A+----202---544.50211520060100.01195250232544001.5110.710.182.884.864.681.69.556
    1980Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-213---952.97221910030115.01215138446547021.459.470.313.604.233.991.17.643
    1980Minor Totals: HOUbyYearA+----211---952.97221910030115.01215138446547021.459.470.313.604.233.991.17.643
    1981Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-224---202.70900039120.0116607220010.904.950.003.159.902.703.141.000
    1981Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-224---316.35270001727151.0544036738354011.809.531.246.716.187.060.92.750
    1981Minor Totals: HOUbyYearA+/AA----222---515.32360002036271.0654642745574021.558.240.895.707.235.831.27.833
    1982Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-235---404.06220001122337.2321917118283021.337.650.244.306.694.541.561.000
    1982Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAA----231---404.11220001122337.7321917118283021.347.740.244.356.774.601.561.000
    1983Springfield CardinalsMidwAsln-246---112.22620024124.1176625310000.906.290.741.8511.472.226.20.500
    1983Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-246---524.041170014049.0603022121273011.6511.020.183.864.965.511.29.714
    1983Buffalo BisonsEastAAcle-246---006.7540000405.18542441002.2513.503.386.756.758.441.00.000
    1983Minor Totals: HOU-CLE-SLNbyYearA/AA----243---633.6821900312178.7854132530624011.479.780.583.457.144.722.07.667
    1984Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-257---421.11250001125348.23486217514001.056.290.373.149.431.483.00.667
    1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-257---432.2221000921244.2351211421435001.257.050.814.238.662.422.05.571
    1984Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA/AA----252---851.64460002046593.3692017638949001.156.670.583.679.091.932.47.615
    1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-268---432.374520024431491.0563324239633001.045.540.203.866.233.261.62.571
    1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37268Log - Sp - Ext - Perf100.00600016012.13000361000.492.190.002.194.380.002.001.000
    1985Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----261---432.374520024431491.0563324239633001.045.540.203.866.233.261.62.571
    1985MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf100.00600016012.33000361000.502.230.002.234.460.002.001.000
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37279Log - Sp - Ext - Perf233.80460002046268.2593129534295001.357.730.664.463.804.060.85.400
    1986MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf233.83460002046268.7593129534295001.367.790.664.493.834.090.85.400
    1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln372810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf424.39450001345165.2543432721333021.147.400.962.884.524.661.57.667
    1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin382810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf100.0012000312115.16000460010.653.520.002.353.520.001.501.000
    1987MLB Totals: SLN-CINbyYearMLB----282Log - Sp - Ext - Perf523.56570001657281.0603432725393031.056.670.782.784.333.781.56.714
    1988Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-2911---000.0020001203.00000040000.000.000.000.0012.000.000.00.000
    1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin382911Log - Sp - Ext - Perf225.6612000512020.221171349111101.459.151.743.924.797.401.22.500
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn372911Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.32350001335138.040151457242011.249.471.181.665.683.553.43.500
    1988Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----291---000.0020001203.00000040000.000.000.000.0012.000.002.00.000
    1988MLB Totals: CIN-CHNbyYearMLB----292Log - Sp - Ext - Perf444.18470001847158.7613227916353111.329.431.392.475.414.952.19.500
    1989Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-3012---106.2350001504.13331641012.086.232.0812.468.316.230.671.000
    1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn373012Log - Sp - Ext - Perf011.7719000619135.22387216201001.095.800.504.045.052.021.25.000
    1989Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----301---106.5950001504.33331641012.206.592.2013.178.786.590.671.000
    1989MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf011.7919000619135.72387216201001.115.880.514.095.112.051.25.000
    1990Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan-3113---003.6033000005.03320171000.805.400.001.8012.605.407.00.000
    1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan263113Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.1070002706.29760522012.1012.150.006.752.709.450.40.000
    1990Minor Totals: LANbyYearA+----311---003.6033000005.03320171000.805.400.001.8012.605.407.00.000
    1990MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.7170002706.79760522012.2613.060.007.262.9010.160.40.000
    1991Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAphi-3214---243.98361001235454.16026243213612031.499.940.503.485.964.311.71.333
    1991Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAAA----321---243.99361001235454.36026243213612031.509.980.503.495.994.331.71.333
    1992Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn113315---006.3916000216012.2191190113001.5813.500.000.710.717.821.00.000
    1992Minor Totals: SDNbyYearAAA----331---006.6416000216012.7191190113001.6414.020.000.740.748.111.00.000
    1995Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3616---005.7950004534.25330240001.509.640.003.867.715.792.00.000
    1995Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----361---006.4350004534.75330240001.6710.710.004.298.576.432.00.000
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)12103.46182000631826263.0215112101239913115151.197.360.793.394.483.831.32.545
    National League Totals (8 yrs)12103.46182000631826263.0215112101239913115151.197.360.793.394.483.831.32.545
    Minor League Totals46293.4529251529824132705.766632127031293503530111.368.500.403.746.424.101.72.613
    Minor: Rk Totals553.11211032011084.0843429130595001.369.000.113.216.323.641.97.500
    Minor: A Totals112.24620024124.3176625310000.916.350.751.8711.582.246.20.500
    Minor: A+ Totals1383.584629203171191.019991765701139031.419.380.243.305.324.291.61.619
    Minor: AA Totals1654.008970040827191.718810285139814515041.508.850.614.616.834.801.48.762
    Minor: AAA Totals11103.111303005312723214.71788874109015524041.257.480.423.786.513.701.72.524
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (3 yrs)753.769700034973146.711665611258689021.197.140.743.574.194.001.17.583
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)232.58540001954273.7632321723443011.177.750.862.835.412.831.91.400
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (2 yrs)323.2524000824136.0271713413171111.116.751.003.254.254.251.31.600
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (1 yrs)008.7170002706.79760522012.2613.060.007.262.9010.160.40.000
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1984Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-25p---1254000000000101000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3726pL-S-E-P262010000000000000.500.500.5001.000210.000.000.5000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3727pL-S-E-P3468000000000400000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3728pL-S-E-P4457010000000100000.143.143.143.286710.000.000.1670.0014.290.000.00.000.0
    1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3829pL-S-E-P5122000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3729pL-S-E-P53511100120000000001.0001.0004.0005.0001413.0003.000.0000.000.000.001.0100.00100.0
    1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3730pL-S-E-P6196110000000100001.167.167.167.334610.000.000.2000.0016.670.000.00.000.0
    1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2631pL-S-E-P771000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1991Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAphi-32p---8360000000000001000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)17027240012000700001.148.148.259.4072771.111.111.1580.0025.930.0027.03.7025.0
    National League Totals (7 yrs)17027240012000700001.148.148.259.4072771.111.111.1580.0025.930.0027.03.7025.0
    Minor League Totals614000000000102000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals254000000000101000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals360000000000001000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (3 yrs)9717020000000500000.118.118.118.2361720.000.000.1670.0029.410.000.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)547220012000100001.286.286.7141.000751.429.428.2000.0014.290.007.014.2950.0
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)122000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (1 yrs)71000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1978Gulf Coast Astros GCLRk19P1200.00300331.0000.300.0022.2100.03
    1979Gulf Coast Astros GCLRk20P900.0590114141.0001.600.0017.3100.06
    1979Daytona AstrosFSLA+20P1200.01822119.8180.800.008.8100.014
    1980Daytona AstrosFSLA+21P2200.0724223331.9391.400.0016.1100.06
    1981Daytona AstrosFSLA+22P900.0141065.8330.600.006.7100.014
    1981Columbus AstrosSouAA22P2700.0412121716.9410.600.0019.1100.04
    1982Columbus AstrosSouAA23P2200.0370110101.0000.500.0015.4100.05
    1983Springfield CardinalsMidwA24P600.01600771.0001.200.004.3100.012
    1983Columbus AstrosSouAA24P1100.03501881.0000.700.007.7100.013
    1983Buffalo BisonsEastAA24P400.00200221.0000.500.002.9100.014
    1984Arkansas TravelersTexAA25P2500.0560111111.0000.400.0018.4100.07
    1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA25P2100.03400771.0000.300.0013.5100.07
    1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA26P4500.04230227271.0000.600.0031.7100.01
    1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB26P6012.10100111.0000.200.083.7100.014
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB27P46068.21011142221.9550.500.3128.6100.02
    1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB28P45065.2910122019.9500.400.2927.8100.05
    1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28P12015.13200551.0000.400.337.4100.012
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLB29P35038.04400881.0000.200.2121.6100.04
    1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29P12020.20300331.0000.300.157.5100.012
    1989Chicago CubsNLMLB30P19035.2231065.8330.300.1411.7100.011
    1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB31P706.2012031.3330.100.164.3100.018
    1991Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAA32P3600.0413101817.9440.500.0025.2100.05
    1992Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA33P1600.04400881.0000.500.0011.1100.013
    1995Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA36P500.00100111.0000.200.003.5100.024
    MLB Totals - (P)18202602835566863.9260.300.240.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)123001545126160.9840.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)89001532154847.9790.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)4300936545045.9001.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)6001600771.0001.200.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)21005120117171.0000.800.000.00.00
    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
    1978Minor12----------
    1979Minor21----------
    1980Minor22----------
    1981Minor36----------
    1982Minor22----------
    1983Minor21----------
    1984Minor46----------
    1985MLB6----------
    1985Minor45----------
    1986MLB46----------
    1987MLB57----------
    1988MLB47----------
    1989MLB19----------
    1990MLB7----------
    1991Minor36----------
    1992Minor16----------
    1995Minor5----------
    Totals464----------