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Bill WhiteTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1956-1969 MLB Years: 1956-1969
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World Series Champion

Positions1B-1477, OF-152Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam De Kova White
Height6-0Weight195BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 28,1934 [84.145]PlaceLakewood,Florida
High SchoolWarren G. Harding (Warren,OH)
CollegeHiram College (Hiram,OH)
MLB DebutMay 7,1956 [22.099]
OrganizationsSLN [8] PHI [3] NY1 [1] SFN [1] Awards7Awards Voting4-175
TBC Player ID19589Retrosheet IDwhitb105MLBAM ID124191
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on August 14, 1960
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed79Power74Contact59XBH65RBIs76Runs57Hitting78Durability81Team.516Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1956New York GiantsNLMLBny115,451b22138508631302372259158477245436.256.321.459.78023352568.258.203.309.3438.2712.681.533.8723.0940.00
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn171b-of242629571014107500010.241.389.379.76811236.261.138.414.34619.4413.890.712.7829.0028.57
1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln12,26of-1b251385177715633912721510346123515.302.344.470.81424354561.321.168.244.3576.0610.871.792.1443.0834.62
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln121b261445548115727101679126428325319.283.334.455.78925253606.308.172.258.3506.9313.701.982.6434.6333.76
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln121b2715359189169281120908116484125413.286.354.472.82627959663.303.186.289.3629.6512.671.313.0229.5534.91
1962St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln121b281596149319931320102975869613611.324.386.482.86829654682.339.158.256.3848.5010.121.192.9330.7027.14
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln121b29162658106200268271091095910007295.304.360.491.85132361726.325.187.278.3738.1313.771.693.7224.3730.50
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln121b301606319219137421102765210315476.303.355.474.82929962693.333.171.255.3637.5014.861.983.0330.0532.46
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln121b31148543821572632473336386435117.289.364.481.84526153618.304.192.308.36910.1913.921.373.8822.6333.76
1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi101b32159577851592362210316668109365126.276.352.451.80326051659.304.175.310.34910.3216.541.603.3426.2332.08
1967Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi101b3311030829776283361526131594.250.359.360.71911116369.283.110.295.32314.0916.531.172.1738.5020.78
1968Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi101b34127385349216294001397921467.239.309.361.67013927431.276.122.221.3049.0518.332.032.0942.7829.35
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln71b354957712100410111500003.211.338.228.56613168.286.017.228.28116.1822.061.360.000.008.33
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter16735972843170627865202870103685969272839457082.286.351.455.80627205456680.308.169.275.0008.9213.881.563.0229.5631.95
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter1113416562712412094814063165523836011626273959.298.357.472.82919663974617.319.174.269.0008.3013.021.573.0329.7531.99
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter396127014832845103917622815924988142717.258.341.402.743510941459.290.144.280.00010.9017.071.572.6732.5628.66
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter138508631302372259158477245436.256.321.459.78023352568.258.203.309.0008.2712.681.533.8723.0940.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2629571014107500010.241.389.379.76811236.261.138.414.00019.4413.890.712.7829.0028.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games162578821652762084107589034478.286.351.455.80626353647.308.169.275.0008.9213.881.563.0229.5631.95

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1956New York GiantsNLMLBny1221B138--12561111510613821367.9899.91------138100.089.6
1956New York GiantsNLMLBny122OF2---------------1381.41.3
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn241B3--171-218181.0006.00------2611.51.9
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24OF2--2---221.0001.00------267.71.3
1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25OF92--175271184177.9621.92------13866.759.7
1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln251B71--40425232431429.9956.04------13851.446.1
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln261B123--994651110910701059.9908.61------14485.479.9
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26OF29--6412-6765.9702.24------14420.118.8
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln271B151--13731041712514941477.9899.78------15398.798.1
1962St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln281B146--122194911413241315.9939.01------15991.890.1
1962St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28OF27--393124342.9771.56------15917.016.7
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln291B162--13891051312615071494.9919.22------162100.0100.0
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln301B160--1513101612516201614.99610.09------160100.098.8
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln311B144--13081091111414281417.9929.84------14897.389.4
1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi321B158--1422109911815401531.9949.69------15999.497.5
1967Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi331B95--77552685833827.9938.71------11086.458.6
1968Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi341B111--9827769410651059.9949.54------12787.468.5
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln351B15--817-788881.0005.87------4930.69.3
MLB Totals for 1B - 13 season(s)-   1B1477--1273596010511571380013695.9929.27------14770.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF152--2806103296286.9661.88------1520.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1956New York GiantsNLMLBny122--138------2-
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24--3------2-
1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25--71------92-
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26--123------29-
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27--151--------
1962St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28--146------27-
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29--162--------
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30--160--------
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31--144--------
1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32--158--------
1967Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33--95--------
1968Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34--111--------
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35--15--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1964St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB30727231002102600000.111.172.148.3204129.143.037.1486.9020.693.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs727231002102600000.111.172.148.3204129.143.037.1486.9020.693.000.000.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1971New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya37Broadcaster1628280.50621.04Ralph Houk
1972New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya38Broadcaster1557976.5106.54Ralph Houk
1973New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya39Broadcaster1628082.49417.04Ralph Houk
1974New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya40Broadcaster1628973.5492.02Bill Virdon
1975New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya41Broadcaster1608377.51912.03Bill Virdon,Billy Martin
1976New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya42Broadcaster1599762.610--1Billy MartinLost World Series (Reds)
1977New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya43Broadcaster16210062.617--1Billy MartinWon World Series (Dodgers)
1978New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya44Broadcaster16310063.613--1Bob Lemon,Dick Howser,Billy MartinWon World Series (Dodgers)
1979New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya45Broadcaster1608971.55613.54Billy Martin,Bob Lemon
1980New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya46Broadcaster16210359.636--1Dick HowserLost ALCS (Royals)
1981New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya47Broadcaster1075948.5512.03Bob Lemon,Gene MichaelLost World Series (Dodgers)
1982New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya48Broadcaster1627983.48816.05Bob Lemon,Gene Michael,Clyde King
1983New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya49Broadcaster1629171.5627.03Billy Martin
1984New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya50Broadcaster1628775.53717.04Yogi Berra
1985New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya51Broadcaster1619764.6022.02Billy Martin,Yogi Berra
1986New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya52Broadcaster1629072.5565.52Lou Piniella
1987New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya53Broadcaster1628973.5499.04Lou Piniella
1988New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya54Broadcaster1618576.5283.55Lou Piniella,Billy Martin
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1960National League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1961National League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1962National League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1963National League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1964National League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1965National League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1966National League Gold Glove (First Base)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1969-04-03TradeTraded by Phillies to Cardinals for Jerry Buchek and Jim Hutto. 
1965-10-27TradeTraded by Cardinals with Bob Uecker and Dick Groat to Phillies for Alex Johnson, Art Mahaffey and Pat Corrales. 
1959-03-25TradeTraded by Giants with Ray Jablonski to Cardinals for Don Choate and Sam Jones. 
1953-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
* 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.