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Earl WilliamsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1966-1977 MLB Years: 1970-1977
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Drafted
Major Award Winner

PositionsC-570, 1B-349, 3B-87, DH-48Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEarl Craig Williams Jr.
Height6-3Weight220BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 14,1948PlaceNewark,New Jersey
Death DateJanuary 28,2013 [64.198]
High SchoolMontclair (Montclair,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the Milwaukee Braves [Team Picks] in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1965 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 13,1970 [22.061]
OrganizationsATL [9] BAL [2] OAK [1] MON [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-18
TBC Player ID19700Retrosheet IDwille101MLBAM ID124304
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (C) in 1971
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed26Power85Contact40XBH78RBIs82Runs53Hitting54Durability43Team.464Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1966GCL BravesGCLRk-17319081940110000000000.211.211.289.50026590.202.078.078.2200.000.000.001.1190.0026.32
1967West Palm BeachFSLA+-1885287337263727000000000.251.251.366.61710516287.232.115.115.2760.000.000.002.4441.0022.22
1968GreenwoodWcarA-19829580013000000000.276.276.379.65511129.250.103.103.3000.000.000.003.4529.0012.50
1968West Palm BeachFSLA+-1950144143480012000000000.236.236.292.528428144.236.056.056.2390.000.000.000.000.0023.53
1968Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         58173194280115000000000.243.243.306.549539173.238.063.064.2490.000.000.000.58173.0021.43
1969GreenwoodWcarA-201033828313019233107000000000.340.340.6601.00025254382.278.320.319.4460.000.000.008.6411.5841.54
1970ShreveportTexAA-2189330531052121963000000000.318.318.567.88518742330.277.249.248.3880.000.000.005.7617.3740.00
1970RichmondILAAA-212268101810515000000000.265.265.500.76534668.206.235.235.3360.000.000.007.3513.6033.33
1970Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         111398631232222478000000000.309.309.555.86422148398.265.246.246.3790.000.000.006.0316.5839.02
1970Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl321b-3b211019474005003400201.368.417.579.99611424.412.211.368.41812.5016.671.330.000.0057.14
1971Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32c-3b22145497641291413387014280704511.260.324.491.81524448550.247.231.314.3647.6414.551.906.0015.0637.21
1972Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32c-c231515657214624228870062118604617.258.336.457.79325854637.279.199.308.3599.7318.521.904.4020.1836.99
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32c241324595810918122830266107317813.237.333.425.75819541536.258.188.327.33912.3119.961.624.1020.8637.61
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32c-1b25118413471051601452024079765310.254.327.395.72216330471.280.141.232.3318.4916.771.982.9729.5028.57
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl321b2611138342921301150003463313216.240.305.360.66513824424.260.120.209.3078.0214.861.852.5934.8226.09
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32c276118418393092600193312228.212.286.375.6616912208.208.163.266.3049.1315.871.744.3320.4430.77
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon321b2761190174510282900143200328.237.285.437.7228320207.242.200.274.3246.7615.462.293.8623.7544.44
1976Totals for NL-NL         12237435841321755003365125416.225.286.406.69215232415.226.181.270.3147.9515.661.974.1022.0038.10
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32dh-c2810034839841301338201858521319.241.288.391.67913626374.255.150.207.2994.8115.513.223.4826.7730.95
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter889305836175611561384572529857432123131103.247.318.424.74212972593431.260.177.273.0008.6916.731.934.0222.1634.26
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter388133020638659766237000000000.290.290.494.7846571321330.253.204.204.0000.000.000.004.9620.1534.20
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2268101810515000000000.265.265.500.76534668.206.235.235.0000.000.000.007.3513.6033.33
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter89330531052121963000000000.318.318.567.88518742330.277.249.248.0000.000.000.005.7617.3740.00
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13543147106143739000000000.246.246.341.58714724431.233.095.095.0000.000.000.001.6261.5722.64
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1114118813819234110000000000.336.336.640.97626355411.276.304.304.0000.000.000.008.2712.0939.86
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter319081940110000000000.211.211.289.50026590.202.078.078.0000.000.000.001.1190.0026.32
Atlanta Braves Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter47816482004135838125501160298173151553.251.321.437.7587201421843.259.186.283.0008.6816.171.864.4020.3534.38
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2508721052143413613504106186107121123.245.330.411.741358711007.269.166.282.00010.5318.471.753.5724.2233.18
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10034839841301338201858521319.241.288.391.67913626374.255.150.207.0004.8115.513.223.4826.7730.95
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter61190174510282900143200328.237.285.437.7228320207.242.200.274.0006.7615.462.293.8623.7544.44
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625576613821125830154105626619.247.318.424.74223647625.260.177.273.0008.6916.731.934.0222.1634.26
Average Minor - Per 162 games162555861612532899000000000.290.290.494.78427455555.253.204.204.0000.000.000.004.9620.1534.20

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1970Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl211B4--201-121211.0005.25------1040.02.5
1970Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl213B3--37-310101.0003.33------1030.01.9
1971Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22C72--3753584418410.9815.69-----1514549.744.4
1971Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl223B42--277499110101.9182.40------14529.025.9
1971Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl221B31--1948125203202.9956.52------14521.419.1
1972Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23C116--58449137646633.9805.46-----2815176.875.3
1972Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23C116-98658449137646633.9805.460.64782675.02815176.875.3
1972Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl233B21--16301015646.8212.19------15113.913.6
1972Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl233B21-17716301015646.8212.190.26-----15113.913.6
1972Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl231B20-1401408-101481481.0007.401.06-----15113.213.0
1972Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl231B20--1408-101481481.0007.40------15113.213.0
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24C93-7694073365446440.9874.730.57383353.5413270.557.4
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal241B44-33932619236347345.9947.841.02-----13233.327.2
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24DH2---------------1321.51.2
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25C75--3083365347341.9834.55-442861.11111863.646.3
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal251B47--39917239418416.9958.85------11839.829.0
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25DH1---------------1180.80.6
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl261B90--844501077904894.9899.93------11181.155.9
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26C11--526236058.9675.27-14477.851119.96.8
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon271B47--37741837426418.9818.89------6177.029.0
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27C38--178101-189188.9954.95-26389.756162.323.5
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl271B17--1208-91281281.0007.53------6127.910.5
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27C13--405-445451.0003.46-11284.616121.38.0
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28DH45---------------10045.028.0
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28C36--1652122188186.9895.17-262056.5210036.022.4
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak281B29--1405112146145.9935.00------10029.018.0
MLB Totals for C - 7 season(s)-   C570-17552693241513729852934.9835.151.6723711667.1995700.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B349-47927001652425628892865.9928.215.98-----3490.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B87-177621412914232203.8752.331.15-----870.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH48---------------480.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1970Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl21--4--3-----
1971Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22-7231--42-----
1972Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23-23240--42-----
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24-9344-------2
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25-7547-------1
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26-1190--------
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27-1347--------
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27-3817--------
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28-3629-------45

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB24518252014002200000.278.350.556.90610320.267.278.38910.0010.001.005.0018.0060.00
1974Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB2526000000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs724252014002400000.208.269.417.68610326.211.209.2927.6915.382.003.8524.0060.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1971National League Rookie of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1978-05-17Released by Athletics. 
1977-04-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1977-03-28Released by Expos. 
1976-07-24Purchased by Expos from Braves. 
1975-04-17TradeTraded by Orioles with Cash to Braves for Jimmy Freeman. 
1972-11-30TradeTraded by Braves with Taylor Duncan to Orioles for Johnny Oates, Roric Harrison, Pat Dobson and Davey Johnson. 
* 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.