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Mookie WilsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1991 MLB Years: 1980-1991
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1685, DH-40Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Hayward Wilson
Height5-10Weight174BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 9,1956 [62.161]PlaceBamberg,South Carolina
High SchoolBamberg Ehrhardt (Bamberg,SC)
CollegeUniversity of South Carolina (Columbia,SC), Spartanburg Methodist College (Spartanburg,SC)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (42nd overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 4th round (87th overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsWayne Britton
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1980 [24.206]
OrganizationsNYN [13] TOR [3] Awards0Awards Voting2-3
TBC Player ID19795Retrosheet IDwilsm001MLBAM ID124434
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 1981
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed94Power52Contact43XBH47RBIs41Runs78Hitting72Durability73Team.522Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977South CarolinaCollegeJrof21491854666103833333213200000.357.422.573.99510621206.400.216.492.43610.1915.531.523.8823.1331.82
1977Wausau MetsMidwAnyn-21682455071102632237335731400.290.375.420.79510318286.349.130.331.35811.5419.931.732.1040.8325.35
1978Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-of22132497721451315772389397066600.292.347.421.76820935554.324.129.266.3467.0412.641.791.2671.0024.14
1979Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-of231415298414122105364912459186200.267.332.374.70619837590.313.107.263.3217.6315.422.020.85105.8026.24
1980Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-of241325159215211144445014448649400.295.353.394.74720329576.345.099.254.3387.6414.931.950.69128.7519.08
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn1of24271051626530477121902000.248.325.352.677378119.302.104.219.31010.0815.971.580.000.0030.77
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn1of25923284989883142412205920033.271.317.372.68912219350.323.101.198.3135.7116.862.950.86109.3321.35
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn1of261596399017825955558163210221345.279.314.369.68323639677.323.090.207.3054.7315.073.190.74127.8021.91
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn1of271526389117625675154161810342136.276.300.367.66723438663.319.091.179.2972.7115.545.721.0691.1421.59
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn1of281545878816228101054469269022225.276.308.409.71724048619.311.133.240.3194.2014.543.461.6258.7029.63
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn1of29933375693168626249285201169.276.331.424.75514330367.311.148.276.3297.6314.171.861.6356.1732.26
1986Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-of30931481004423700000.258.324.290.6149134.333.032.194.2868.8220.592.330.000.0012.50
1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn1of3012338161110175945257327210155.289.345.430.77516431415.336.141.273.3417.7117.352.252.1742.3328.18
1987New York MetsNLMLBnyn1of3112438558115197934216358522182.299.359.455.81417535425.363.156.286.3508.2420.002.432.1242.7830.43
1988New York MetsNLMLBnyn1of32112378611121758411542763212212.296.345.431.77616330410.337.135.235.3466.5915.372.331.9547.2526.79
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn1of3380249225110131874104710230.205.237.289.5267214262.239.084.137.2343.8217.944.701.1583.0027.45
1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3of335423832719121712133723105.298.311.370.6818812247.345.072.130.3081.2114.9812.330.81119.0016.90
1989Totals for MLB-MLB         13448754122192535195138433335.251.273.329.60216026509.292.078.133.2702.5516.506.460.9897.4021.31
1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3of341475888115636435123431102064010.265.300.355.65520943629.314.090.175.2964.9316.223.290.48196.0027.56
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3of-dh3586241265812422811383552204.241.277.349.6268418258.272.108.174.2823.1013.574.380.78120.5031.03
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1403509473113972277167438327982828662322203666.274.314.386.70019673655441.318.112.212.0005.1815.923.071.2376.0326.13
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter48218173025175741221881644416431121221600.285.348.397.7457221202040.330.112.269.0008.0415.251.901.0882.5923.21
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2821075180301342498410328921841215600.280.342.381.723410671200.329.101.257.0007.6715.332.000.75119.4422.26
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132497721451315772389397066600.292.347.421.76820935554.324.129.266.0007.0412.641.791.2671.0024.14
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter682455071102632237335731400.290.375.420.79510318286.349.130.331.00011.5419.931.732.1040.8325.35
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter491854666103833333213200000.357.422.573.99510621206.400.216.492.00010.1915.531.523.8823.1331.82
New York Mets Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter1116402759211121706260342281902406921611133647.276.318.394.71215862924307.320.118.225.0005.5716.072.881.3967.1226.26
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2871067139285579796468421747117019.267.297.357.654381731134.311.090.165.0003.7015.344.140.62152.4325.61
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625888416126885138113310033248.274.314.386.70022742628.318.112.212.0005.1815.923.071.2376.0326.13
Average Minor - Per 162 games162611102174191476355155510577500.285.348.397.74524340686.330.112.269.0008.0415.251.901.0882.5923.21

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Jackson Mets TexAAnyn22OF132--2821073299292.9772.21------132100.098.5
1979Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn23OF141--3171172335328.9792.33------141100.0100.7
1980Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn24OF131--3501174368361.9812.76------13299.294.2
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn24OF26--7212-7573.9732.81------2796.316.0
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn25OF80--226342233229.9832.86------9287.077.7
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn26OF156--4151254432427.9882.74------15998.196.3
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn27OF148--422571434427.9842.89------15297.491.4
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn28OF146--396846408404.9902.77------15494.890.1
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn29OF83--216-8-224216.9642.60------9389.251.2
1986Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn30OF8--191--20201.0002.50------988.95.7
1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn30OF114--228752240235.9792.06------12392.770.4
1987New York MetsNLMLBnyn31OF109--205382216208.9631.91------12487.967.3
1988New York MetsNLMLBnyn32OF104--200451209204.9761.96------11292.965.0
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn33OF71--15224-158154.9752.17------8088.843.8
1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor33OF54--111211114113.9912.09------54100.033.3
1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor34OF141--370532378375.9922.66------14795.987.0
1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor34DH6---------------1474.13.7
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor35OF41--7122-7573.9731.78------8647.725.3
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor35DH34---------------8639.521.0
MLB Totals for OF - 12 season(s)-   OF1273--308454582131963138.9822.47------12730.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH40---------------400.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF280--68623146723709.9812.53------2800.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF132--2821073299292.9772.21------1320.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Jackson Mets TexAAnyn22---------132-
1979Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn23---------141-
1980Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn24---------131-
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn24---------26-
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn25---------80-
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn26---------156-
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn27---------148-
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn28---------146-
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn29---------83-
1986Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn30---------8-
1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn30---------114-
1987New York MetsNLMLBnyn31---------109-
1988New York MetsNLMLBnyn32---------104-
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn33---------71-
1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor33---------54-
1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor34---------1416
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor35---------4134

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB30626230001101700000.115.148.115.2633027.158.000.0773.7025.937.000.000.000.00
1986New York MetsWorld SeriesMLB30726371000301600000.269.296.308.6048127.350.039.1923.7022.226.000.000.0014.29
1988New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB32413220001002200000.154.267.154.4212015.182.000.15413.3313.331.000.000.000.00
1989Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB33519250002102200000.263.333.263.5965021.294.000.1589.529.521.000.000.000.00
1991Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB3538120000101300000.250.333.250.583209.400.000.25011.1133.333.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs186671200043061400000.182.250.182.43212072.231.000.1368.3319.442.330.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs726371000301600000.269.296.308.6048127.350.039.1923.7022.226.000.000.0014.29

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1997New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn41First Base Coach1628874.54313.03Bobby Valentine
1998New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn42First Base Coach1628874.54318.02Bobby Valentine
1999New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn43First Base Coach1639766.5956.52Bobby ValentineLost NLCS (Braves)
2000New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn44First Base Coach1629468.5801.02Bobby ValentineLost World Series (Yankees)
2001New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn45First Base Coach1628280.5066.03Bobby Valentine
2002New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn46First Base Coach1617586.46626.55Bobby Valentine-
2003Kingsport MetsAppRkMinornyn47Manager642539.39116.05 
2011New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn55First Base Coach1627785.47525.04Terry Collins
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1991-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-11-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1989-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-07-31TradeTraded by Mets to Blue Jays for Mike Brady and Jeff Musselman. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985New York MetsTeam Payroll29591,667-167573++370,78060,000591,667
1986New York MetsTeam Payroll30700,000-150778++386,34760,0001,291,667
1987New York MetsTeam Payroll31800,000-102885++344,90660,0002,091,667
1988New York MetsTeam Payroll32900,000-89786++392,10762,5002,991,667
1989Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll331,000,000-103787++429,80262,5003,991,667
1989New York MetsTeam Payroll331,000,000-103987++429,80262,5003,991,667
1990Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll341,125,000-123883++515,727100,0005,116,667
1991Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll351,625,000-142480++742,231100,0006,741,667
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red