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Bill SalkeldTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1945-1950 MLB Years: 1945-1950
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PositionsC-275Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Franklin Salkeld
Height5-10Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 8,1917PlacePocatello,Idaho
Death DateApril 22,1967 [50.045]
MLB DebutApril 18,1945 [28.041]
OrganizationsPIT [3] BSN [2] CHA [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-6
TBC Player ID17516Retrosheet IDsalkb101MLBAM ID121636
RelationshipsGrandfather of Roger Salkeld
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on August 4,1945
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed59Power73Contact25XBH62RBIs40Runs30Hitting64Durability39Team.469Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1c28952674583161155220501600008.311.420.547.96714632317.288.236.431.45115.775.050.324.7317.8038.55
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1c296916018478031920391601001.294.432.400.8326411200.312.106.363.40219.508.000.411.5053.3323.40
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1,2c3047615132008006801002.213.284.246.53015268.245.033.131.2598.8211.761.330.000.0015.38
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn15c317819826488182810423719003.242.378.414.7928217250.261.172.389.37516.8014.800.883.2024.7535.42
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn15c326616117415052510442413005.255.417.379.7966110209.273.124.404.38821.0511.480.552.3932.2024.39
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha15c3313000000001000000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.18525.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter35685011123239231132601821012140019.273.402.433.835368721048.280.160.381.00017.379.640.552.9627.4231.03
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter211488681432611879409540020011.293.408.461.86922545585.291.168.371.00016.246.840.423.0827.1131.47
Boston Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14435943891311353208661212008.248.396.398.79414327459.267.150.396.00018.7413.290.712.8327.6230.34
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13000000001000000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.00025.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16238751106181146030834616009.273.402.433.83516733477.280.160.381.00017.379.640.552.9627.4231.03

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28C86--2794098328319.9733.71-----39590.555.8
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29C51--1763163213207.9724.06-----66973.933.1
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30C15--2941-3433.9712.20-----14731.99.7
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn31C59--2543235289286.9904.85-----57875.638.6
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn32C63--2302153256251.9803.98-----46695.540.9
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33C1--4---441.0004.00------1100.00.6
MLB Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C275--972128241911241100.9794.00-----192750.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28-86---------
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29-51---------
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30-15---------
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn31-59---------
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn32-63---------
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33-1---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1948Boston BravesWorld SeriesMLB3159220011005100000.222.500.5561.0565114.143.334.88935.717.140.207.149.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs59220011005100000.222.500.5561.0565114.143.334.88935.717.140.207.149.0050.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1949-09-26Purchased by White Sox from Braves. 
1947-11-18TradeTraded by Pirates with Al Lyons and Jim Russell to Braves for Danny Murtaugh and Johnny Hopp. 
1944-09-14Purchased by Pirates from San Diego (PCL). 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.