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Billy SullivanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1931-1947 MLB Years: 1931-1947
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PositionsC-414, 1B-133, 3B-127, OF-65, 2B-6Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Joseph Jr. Sullivan
Height6-0Weight170BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 23,1910PlaceChicago,Illinois
Death DateJanuary 4,1994 [83.073]
CollegeUniversity of Notre Dame (South Bend,IN), University of Portland (Portland,OR)
MLB DebutJune 9,1931 [20.229]
OrganizationsCHA [3] CLE [2] DET [2] SLA [2] BRO [1] CIN [1] PIT [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-3
TBC Player ID18595Retrosheet IDsullb103MLBAM ID122973
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed64Power56Contact60XBH53RBIs56Runs38Hitting70Durability52Team.453Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1931Chicago White SoxALMLBcha263b20923634810016523344201418000.275.315.364.67913223392.282.089.143.3145.103.570.700.51181.5023.00
1932Chicago White SoxALMLBcha491b219330731971611451320901000.316.358.384.74211818328.323.068.127.3426.102.740.450.30307.0018.56
1933Chicago White SoxALMLBcha361b2254125924010130010505000.192.252.208.460261140.200.016.096.2267.143.570.500.000.004.17
1935Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4,291b248524129649423640191623005.266.324.361.6858715265.278.095.191.3197.176.040.840.75120.5023.44
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle14c2593319391123262485216904000.351.382.508.89016240339.357.157.216.4024.722.650.560.59159.5035.71
1937Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle9c267216826481233221417714000.286.355.446.8017518190.285.160.244.3668.953.680.411.5856.0037.50
1938St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2c271113753510416174985201015000.277.316.381.69714324401.271.104.165.3224.992.490.501.7553.5723.08
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2of28118332539617555033341844000.289.362.416.77813827374.294.127.229.3619.094.810.531.3466.4028.13
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet8c2978220366814434120311123002.309.399.450.8499921256.316.141.291.39012.114.300.351.1773.3330.88
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet8c3085234296615132903351100005.282.375.393.7689219269.286.111.248.36413.014.090.311.1278.0028.79
1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro9c31431011127211141012602001.267.345.337.682344115.277.070.198.33010.435.220.500.87101.0014.81
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14,42c3638551143008106300001.255.328.309.63717361.269.054.182.3069.844.920.500.000.0021.43
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter96228403478201523229388302424011911390014.289.346.395.74111232133130.294.106.193.0007.673.800.500.9397.9325.98
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter23979588221327391575028114000.278.322.347.66927642860.285.069.130.0005.813.260.560.35265.0019.00
St. Louis Browns Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter229707882003361299118542859000.283.338.397.73528151775.282.114.195.0006.973.610.521.5558.9225.50
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1654876516044957066331618000.329.372.487.85923758529.333.158.226.0006.243.020.480.9597.4036.25
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1634546513429567023662223007.295.387.421.80819140525.300.126.269.00012.574.190.331.1475.6729.85
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8524129649423640191623005.266.324.361.6858715265.278.095.191.0007.176.040.840.75120.5023.44
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter431011127211141012602001.267.345.337.682344115.277.070.198.00010.435.220.500.87101.0014.81
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter38551143008106300001.255.328.309.63717361.269.054.182.0009.844.920.500.000.0021.43
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624785813826556554402027002.289.346.395.74118936527.294.106.193.0007.673.800.500.9397.9325.98

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1931Chicago White SoxALMLBcha203B83--96152249272248.9122.99------9290.254.2
1931Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20OF2--2---221.0001.00------922.21.3
1931Chicago White SoxALMLBcha201B1--6--1661.0006.00------921.10.7
1932Chicago White SoxALMLBcha211B52--48535542525520.99010.00------9355.934.4
1932Chicago White SoxALMLBcha213B17--1430645044.8802.59------9318.311.3
1932Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21C5--1212-1513.8672.60-----1935.43.3
1932Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21OF3--3-2-53.6001.00------933.22.0
1933Chicago White SoxALMLBcha221B22--21112422227223.98210.14------5440.714.7
1933Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22C8--2134-2824.8573.00-----15414.85.3
1935Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241B40--35031335384381.9929.53------8547.126.1
1935Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin243B15--1830154948.9803.20------8517.69.8
1935Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin242B6--1517413632.8895.33------857.13.9
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25C72--32440128376364.9685.06-----79377.446.8
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253B5--69-115151.0003.00------935.43.2
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle251B3--253-428281.0009.33------933.21.9
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25OF1---------------931.10.6
1937Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26C38--1462091175166.9494.37-----47252.824.7
1937Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle261B5--521-353531.00010.60------726.93.2
1937Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263B1--12--331.0003.00------721.40.6
1938St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27C99--44165510511506.9905.11-----311189.265.1
1938St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla271B6--434-747471.0007.83------1115.43.9
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28OF59--139773153146.9542.47------11850.038.3
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28C19--8884410096.9605.05------11816.112.3
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla281B4--242152726.9636.50------1183.42.6
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet29C57--2922984329321.9765.63-----27873.137.0
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet293B6--414212018.9003.00------787.73.9
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet30C63--3393397381372.9765.90-----68574.140.9
1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro31C41--1401362159153.9623.73------4395.326.6
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36C12--424-146461.0003.83------3831.67.8
MLB Totals for C - 10 season(s)-   C414--1845216593721202061.9724.98-----244140.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B133--1196881311912971284.9909.65------1330.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B127--1392373320409376.9192.96------1270.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF65--144793160151.9442.32------650.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B6--1517413632.8895.33------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1931Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20--1--83---2-
1932Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21-552--17---3-
1933Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22-822--------
1935Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24--406-15-----
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25-723--5---1-
1937Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26-385--1-----
1938St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27-996--------
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28-194------59-
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet29-57---6-----
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet30-63---------
1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro31-41---------
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36-12---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1940Detroit TigersWorld SeriesMLB29513320000005200000.154.389.154.5432018.182.000.38527.7811.110.400.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs513320000005200000.154.389.154.5432018.182.000.38527.7811.110.400.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1947-09-29Released by Pirates. 
1947-04-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1947-04-19Released by Dodgers. 
1942-03-13Purchased by Dodgers from Tigers. 
1940-01-30TradeTraded by Browns to Tigers for Slick Coffman. 
1938-02-10TradeTraded by Indians with Roy Hughes and Ed Cole to Browns for Rollie Hemsley. 
1936-01-29Purchased by Indians from Reds. 
* 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.