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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Charles Risley
Stat Years
1987-1998  [mlb] 1992-1998
Height/Weight
6-2 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (352)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
1967-05-29 in Chicago, Illinois   [53.121]
High School
Marist (Chicago,IL)
Colleges
Harry S. Truman College (Chicago, Illinois)
Draft
Selected by the Cincinnati Reds in Round #14 (#362 overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1992-07-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.040)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [5] TOR [3] MON [2] SEA [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17173 ... retro id: rislb001 ... mlbam id: 121231
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1987Gulf Coast Reds GCLRkcin-201---141.8911110000052.1382411026506031.226.540.004.478.604.131.92.200
    1987Minor Totals: CINbyYearRk----201---141.9011110000052.3382411026506031.236.560.004.498.644.151.92.200
    1988Greensboro HornetsSALAcin-212---844.11232333000120.182605528413590111.386.130.156.2810.104.491.61.667
    1988Minor Totals: CINbyYearA----211---844.12232333000120.382605528413590111.386.140.156.2910.124.501.61.667
    1989Cedar Rapids RedsMidwAcin-223---9103.90272720000140.287726198112819061.195.570.585.188.194.611.58.474
    1989Minor Totals: CINbyYearA----221---9103.92272720000140.787726198112819061.205.580.585.208.224.621.58.474
    1990Cedar Rapids RedsMidwAcin-234---892.81222271000137.299514386812313071.216.470.524.458.043.331.81.471
    1990Minor Totals: CINbyYearA----231---892.82222271000137.799514386812313071.226.490.524.468.073.351.81.471
    1991Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-245---573.16191930000108.1814838360775091.306.730.254.986.403.991.28.417
    1991Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-245---354.91881000044.0452724726323011.619.201.435.326.555.521.23.375
    1991Minor Totals: CINbyYearAAA/AA----242---8123.67272740000152.31267562108610980101.397.460.595.096.454.441.27.400
    1992Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-256---586.40251500110095.210569681147642041.599.881.034.426.026.491.36.385
    1992Montreal ExposNLMLBmon50256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf101.8011000005.04110120001.007.200.001.803.601.802.001.000
    1992Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA----251---586.43251500110095.710569681147642041.609.931.044.446.056.521.36.385
    1992MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf101.8011000005.04110120001.007.200.001.803.601.802.001.000
    1993Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-267---242.69410001241163.2512619734745031.347.210.994.8110.463.682.18.333
    1993Montreal ExposNLMLBmon50267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf006.0020001203.02321220011.336.003.006.006.009.001.00.000
    1993Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA----261---242.71410001241163.7512619734745031.347.261.004.8410.543.702.18.333
    1993MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf006.0020001203.02321220011.336.003.006.006.009.001.00.000
    1994Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-278---003.00610025112.0135404151011.429.750.003.0011.253.753.75.000
    1994Seattle MarinersALMLBsea55278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf963.4437000737052.1312020719612000.965.331.203.2710.493.443.21.600
    1994Minor Totals: SEAbyYearAAA----271---003.00610025112.0135404151011.429.750.003.0011.253.753.75.000
    1994MLB Totals: SEAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf963.4537000737052.3312020719612000.965.361.213.2810.543.453.21.600
    1995Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-289---000.0010000101.00000120001.000.000.009.0018.000.002.00.000
    1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea55289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf213.1345000545160.1552121718652011.218.201.042.699.703.133.61.667
    1995Minor Totals: SEAbyYearAAA----281---000.0010000101.00000120001.000.000.009.0018.000.002.00.000
    1995MLB Totals: SEAbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf213.1445000545160.3552121718652011.218.241.052.709.733.143.61.667
    1996St. Catharines StompersNYPLA-tor-2910---001.2931000207.031102100000.713.860.002.5712.861.295.00.000
    1996Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-2910---000.0020000201.00100100001.000.000.009.000.009.000.00.000
    1996Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor552910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.89250001125041.2332018725291001.397.131.515.406.264.321.16.000
    1996Minor Totals: TORbyYearAAA/A-----292---001.1351000408.032103100000.753.380.003.3811.252.253.33.000
    1996MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.93250001125041.7332018725291001.417.211.535.466.334.371.16.000
    1997Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-3011---024.50860002012.099603110111.006.750.002.258.256.753.67.000
    1997Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-3011---128.2211100410015.1191514510202031.8911.152.935.8711.748.802.00.333
    1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor553011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf018.3130001304.13442220001.156.234.154.154.158.311.00.000
    1997Minor Totals: TORbyYearA+/AAA----302---146.6419700412027.3282420513312141.519.301.664.3210.307.972.38.200
    1997MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf018.7830001304.33442220001.226.594.394.394.398.781.00.000
    1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor553112Log - Sp - Ext - Perf345.27440001844054.2523732734423141.578.561.155.606.916.091.24.429
    1998MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf345.31440001844054.7523732734423141.598.631.165.656.976.141.24.429
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)15133.99157100431561221.318010698311012038161.277.331.264.118.264.312.01.536
    American League Totals (5 yrs)14134.01154000421541213.31741029530981998151.287.351.274.148.404.312.03.519
    National League Totals (2 yrs)103.3831001208.06431340011.136.751.133.384.504.501.331.000
    Minor League Totals42553.8220713416419732811.063240834452447741651491.337.010.584.968.224.531.66.433
    Minor: Rk Totals141.9011110000052.3382411026506031.236.560.004.498.644.151.92.200
    Minor: A- Totals001.2931000207.031102100000.713.860.002.5712.861.295.00.000
    Minor: A Totals25233.597272124000398.726818315919233386410241.266.060.435.278.724.141.66.521
    Minor: A+ Totals024.50860002012.099603110111.006.750.002.258.256.753.67.000
    Minor: AA Totals573.16191930000108.3814838360775091.306.740.255.006.414.001.28.417
    Minor: AAA Totals11195.0094251019692232.723314312930123207130121.539.031.164.778.025.541.68.367
    Seattle Mariners Totals (2 yrs)1173.298200012821112.786414114371264011.106.901.122.9710.113.293.41.611
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (3 yrs)364.857200030720100.78861541661734141.497.901.445.486.565.481.20.333
    Montreal Expos Totals (2 yrs)103.3831001208.06431340011.136.751.133.384.504.501.331.000
    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%
    1987Gulf Coast Reds GCLRkcin-20p---1119010000000402000.111.111.111.2221110.000.000.2000.0036.360.000.00.000.0
    1991Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-24p---21913010000000602000.077.077.077.1541510.000.000.1430.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1991Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-24p---288010001000300000.125.125.125.250810.000.000.2000.0037.500.000.00.000.0
    1992Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-25p---325223400110011101000.182.217.318.5352471.182.136.3004.1745.8311.0022.04.1725.0
    1992Montreal ExposNLMLBmon5025pL-S-E-P312000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)12000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)12000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals63523700120012405000.135.151.192.34358101.077.057.2221.7241.3824.0052.01.7214.3
    Minor: Rk Totals119010000000402000.111.111.111.2221110.000.000.2000.0036.360.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals1913010000000602000.077.077.077.1541510.000.000.1430.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals33303500120011401000.167.194.267.4613281.133.100.2673.1343.7514.0030.03.1320.0
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)12000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1987Gulf Coast Reds GCLRk20P1100.0312522015.7501.400.0017.5100.09
    1988Greensboro HornetsSALA21P2300.0415612519.7600.800.0016.5100.07
    1989Cedar Rapids RedsMidwA22P2700.0917312926.8971.000.0019.7100.06
    1990Cedar Rapids RedsMidwA23P2200.01320223533.9431.500.0016.4100.07
    1991Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA24P1900.0615112221.9551.100.0013.2100.07
    1991Nashville SoundsAmerAAA24P800.0261098.8891.000.005.6100.016
    1992Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA25P2500.059111514.9330.600.0017.4100.09
    1992Montreal ExposNLMLB25P105.00100111.0001.000.200.6100.021
    1993Ottawa LynxILAAA26P4100.0251087.8750.200.0028.9100.02
    1993Montreal ExposNLMLB26P203.01000111.0000.500.331.2100.022
    1994Calgary CannonsPCLAAA27P600.00100111.0000.200.004.2100.019
    1994Seattle MarinersALMLB27P37052.1521187.8750.200.1333.0100.03
    1995Seattle MarinersALMLB28P45060.12300551.0000.100.0831.0100.03
    1996St. Catharines StompersNYPLA-29P300.01000111.0000.300.003.9100.015
    1996Syracuse ChiefsILAAA29P200.0001010.0000.000.001.4100.019
    1996Toronto Blue JaysALMLB29P25041.21301441.0000.200.1015.4100.09
    1997Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+30P800.01200331.0000.400.005.8100.015
    1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLB30P304.1000000.0000.000.001.9100.018
    1998Toronto Blue JaysALMLB31P44054.22301551.0000.100.0927.2100.03
    MLB Totals - (P)15702201112132423.9580.100.100.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)8200921413430.8820.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)1900615112221.9551.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)8001200331.0000.400.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)720026521148978.8761.100.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)3001000111.0000.300.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)1100312522015.7501.400.000.00.00
    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
    1987Minor11----------
    1988Minor23----------
    1989Minor27----------
    1990Minor22----------
    1991Minor27----------
    1992MLB1----------
    1992Minor25----------
    1993MLB2----------
    1993Minor41----------
    1994MLB37----------
    1994Minor6----------
    1995MLB45----------
    1996MLB25----------
    1996Minor5----------
    1997MLB3----------
    1997Minor8----------
    1998MLB44----------
    Totals352----------