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Willie SmithTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1963-1971 MLB Years: 1963-1971
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PositionsOF-339, 1B-93, P-29Position when DraftedOF-1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWillie P. Smith
Height6-0Weight190BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 11,1939PlaceAnniston,Alabama
Death DateJanuary 16,2006 [66.339]
High SchoolCarbon Hill (Carbon Hill,AL)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1960 by the Detroit Tigers.
Signing Bonus$1,500Signing ScoutsSchoolboy Rowe
MLB DebutJune 18,1963 [24.127]
OrganizationsCHN [3] CLE [2] CAL [2] DET [1] ANA [1] CIN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18212Retrosheet IDsmitw102MLBAM ID122471
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed53Power61Contact44XBH64RBIs62Runs34Hitting49Durability47Team.504Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet33p24178210000000100000.125.125.125.250108.143.000.000.1120.0012.500.000.000.000.00
1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana35of251183594610814611517583921318.301.317.465.78216731373.311.164.192.3422.1410.464.882.9532.6428.70
1965California AngelsALMLBcal35of26136459521201491457983260115105.261.308.423.73119437498.272.162.233.3166.4312.051.882.8132.7930.83
1966California AngelsALMLBcal35of279019518363212010123732320.185.239.236.475466215.219.051.118.2145.5817.213.080.47195.0016.67
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22of-1b2821320720020211000001.219.242.281.5239233.318.062.031.2373.0330.3010.000.000.0028.57
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle221b2933421620030031410121.143.213.190.4038247.207.047.119.1726.3829.794.670.000.0033.33
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25of295514213398252500123311121.275.333.465.7986615157.324.190.275.3597.6421.022.753.1828.4038.46
1968Totals for MLB-MLB         88184144510252800154721242.245.305.402.7077417204.299.157.239.3167.3523.043.132.4536.8037.78
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25of-1b3010319521489192510254902133.246.330.441.7718619223.283.195.328.34511.2121.971.964.0421.6739.58
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251b318716715369152421113212102.216.267.371.6386215182.237.155.228.2866.0417.582.912.7533.4041.67
1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin201b323155392014003900004.164.207.255.46214358.178.091.145.2155.1715.523.001.7255.0033.33
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter6911654171410632146211201610728499152025.248.295.395.6906531301794.272.147.214.0005.9615.832.652.5635.9631.71
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22665470156171115771084497438125.239.287.367.65424043713.256.128.199.0006.1713.602.202.1043.6027.56
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter245504491232641974314811425356.244.311.425.73621449562.278.181.280.0008.5420.282.383.3826.5339.84
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1183594610814611517583921318.301.317.465.78216731373.311.164.192.0002.1410.464.882.9532.6428.70
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter547411340050242410122.176.225.230.45517480.255.054.081.0005.0030.006.000.000.0030.77
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3155392014003900004.164.207.255.46214358.178.091.145.0005.1715.523.001.7255.0033.33
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter178210000000100000.125.125.125.250108.143.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623884096155114954256722456.248.295.395.69015330421.272.147.214.0005.9615.832.652.5635.9631.71

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet33Rel24104.571129004221.2241311213160101.719.970.835.406.651.231.0004.00
1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana35Rel25142.8415114003031.2341310510202001.399.661.422.845.682.00.2004.34
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22Rel29000.0020200205.02000110000.603.60--1.801.801.00-2.59
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25Rel29000.0010100102.2000002100--------6.750.00-0.89
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter243.10293260010259.0602621724393101.388.851.033.545.751.63.3331.39
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter142.8415114003031.2341310510202001.399.661.422.845.682.00.200-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter104.571129004221.2241311213160101.719.970.835.406.651.231.000-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0020200205.02000110000.603.60--1.801.801.00--
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100102.2000002100--------6.750.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings7143.10105119400367220.02169476258714111401.388.851.033.545.751.63.3331.39

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P11-2114--551.0000.450.24-----1764.76.8
1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana25OF87--12823-133130.9771.49------11873.753.7
1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana25P15-3116-1771.0000.470.23-----11812.79.3
1965California AngelsALMLBcal26OF123--1871041201197.9801.60------13690.475.9
1965California AngelsALMLBcal261B2--92111211.9175.50------1361.51.2
1966California AngelsALMLBcal27OF52--714217775.9741.44------9057.832.1
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28OF4--4-1-54.8001.00------2119.02.5
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle281B3--8---881.0002.67------2114.31.9
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29OF38--421--43431.0001.13------5569.123.5
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle291B7--512-553531.0007.57------3321.24.3
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn291B4--161--17171.0004.25------557.32.5
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29P2-511-1221.0001.000.40-----336.11.2
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29OF1--1---111.0001.00------333.00.6
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P1-221--331.0003.001.50-----551.80.6
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30OF33--26-2-2826.9290.79------10332.020.4
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn301B24--1599114169168.9947.00------10323.314.8
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn311B43--31811232331329.9947.65------8749.426.5
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31OF1---------------871.10.6
1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin321B10--809-1089891.0008.90------3132.36.2
MLB Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF339--45917122488476.9751.40------3390.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B93--64134462679675.9947.26------930.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P29-59512-217171.0000.590.29-----290.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet2411----------
1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2515--------87-
1965California AngelsALMLBcal26--2------123-
1966California AngelsALMLBcal27---------52-
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28--3------4-
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn291-4------38-
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle292-7------1-
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30--24------33-
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31--43------1-
1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32--10--------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1970-11-30TradeTraded by Cubs to Reds for Danny Breeden. 
1968-06-28TradeTraded by Indians to Cubs for Lou Johnson. 
1966-10-13Purchased by Indians from Angels. 
1964-04-28TradeTraded by Tigers to Angels for Julio Navarro. 
1960-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
* 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.