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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Porter Shannon
Stat Years
1904-1908  [mlb] 1904-1908
Height/Weight
5-11 / 180
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
OF (690)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1940-05-16 [62.098]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Grove City College (Grove City, Pennsylvania)
Draft
MLB Debut
1904-04-15 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.067)
Service Time
Organizations
SLN [3] NY1 [3] PIT [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17871 ... retro id: shans101 ... mlbam id: 122059
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1904St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-26of---113450084140103126340500329000.280.349.318.66758215914.000.038.0008.590.000.00500.00.1710.0
    1905St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-27of---214054473146163041270470021000.268.327.309.63661216819.000.041.0007.680.000.000.00.0013.0
    1906St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-28of---380302367840025150360013000.258.337.272.609351824.000.014.00010.260.000.000.00.005.1
    1906New York GiantsNLMLBny1-28of---37628742735102518034048000.254.342.279.621333806.000.025.00010.210.000.000.00.008.2
    1907New York GiantsNLMLBny1-29of---4155585104155125133330820810000.265.363.308.67168518018.000.043.00011.970.000.00585.00.1511.6
    1908New York GiantsNLMLBny1-30of---577268346021121130280710000.224.314.250.564313674.000.026.0008.950.000.00268.00.326.7
    1908Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-30of---532127102502012509003000.197.250.228.478139292.000.031.0006.470.000.000.00.008.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)694261338367749153183145028602294000.259.337.293.630301576567.199.034.2589.490.000.00871.00.109.9
    National League Totals (7 yrs)694261338367749153183145028602294000.259.337.293.630301576567.199.034.2589.490.000.00871.00.109.9
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (3 yrs)35413461933643061927601330363000.270.337.304.641154540937.189.034.2708.610.000.001,346.00.0610.2
    New York Giants Totals (3 yrs)308114018028819727964014401928000.253.346.287.633133132728.217.034.25110.820.000.00570.00.159.7
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)32127102502012509003000.197.250.228.478139292.142.031.1976.470.000.000.00.008.0
    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
    1904St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB26OF13300.024618610270264.9782.000.0086.499.32
    1905St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB27OF14000.0299753311306.9842.200.0090.9100.01
    1906St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB28OF8000.0165953179174.9722.200.0053.3100.03
    1906New York GiantsNLMLB28OF7600.0109452118113.9581.500.0050.0100.02
    1907New York GiantsNLMLB29OF15500.02821873307300.9771.900.00101.3100.01
    1908New York GiantsNLMLB30OF7400.0114833125122.9761.600.0048.196.13
    1908Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB30OF3200.0882509590.9472.800.0020.8100.04
    MLB Totals - (OF)69000130366362414051369.9742.000.000.00.00
    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
    1904MLB---------133-
    1905MLB---------140-
    1906MLB---------156-
    1907MLB---------155-
    1908MLB---------106-
    Totals---------690-