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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Frank Selby
Stat Years
1992-2005  [mlb] 1996-2003
Height/Weight
5-9 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
3B (548) ... 2B (274) ... OF (164) ... 1B (103) ... LF (24) ... RF (11) ... DH (5)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
Horn Lake (Horn Lake,MS)
Colleges
University of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg, Mississippi), Northwest Mississippi Community College (Senatobia, Mississippi)
Draft
Selected by the Boston Red Sox in Round #13 (#366 overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1996-04-19 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.312)
Service Time
Organizations
BOS [5] CLE [5] CIN [1] CHN [1] SLN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 7610 ... retro id: selbb001 ... mlbam id: 121985
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1992Elmira PioneersNYPLA-bos-223b---1732753872161104144315322260.262.339.436.77531212027.287.174.2909.9416.991.7127.53.2137.5
    1993Lynchburg Red SoxCaroA+bos-233b---2113394579922173812246632720.251.294.365.65943014430.173.114.2805.5815.352.7556.31.6330.3
    1994Lynchburg Red SoxCaroA+bos-243b---39735258109202196931286252207.310.367.540.90738919041.315.230.3307.2015.942.2118.54.8837.6
    1994New Britain Red SoxEastAAbos-243b---33510715285011801151600602.262.336.336.672128366.206.074.28111.7212.501.07107.00.7821.4
    1995Trenton ThunderEastAAbos-253b---4117451641292921368464652328314.286.350.446.79651020144.257.160.2949.0210.201.1334.72.5534.1
    1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-262b---5712603966145114703223920405.254.313.473.78628812330.292.219.2577.6413.541.7723.63.8245.5
    1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29263b-2bL-S-E-P54095122640361191101013.274.337.411.748105397.232.137.2848.5710.481.2231.72.8626.9
    1997Yokohama---Intl----273b-2b---69017119394151730213710000.228.316.351.6671936010.263.123.26410.8819.171.7634.22.5925.6
    1998Akron AerosEastAAcle-28of---720771530713100031110110.390.415.6231.038824811.273.233.4223.6613.413.6725.73.6636.7
    1998Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-283b-of---7973344585230145230385000376.254.328.449.77737515037.317.195.26010.1313.331.3223.93.7343.5
    1999Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-293b-of---8122447751323252085435763208311.295.372.523.89551423457.358.228.30111.0912.261.1122.43.8943.2
    2000Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-303b-of---910038469106216218611486133709.276.355.526.88144520248.375.250.27510.7913.711.2718.34.7245.3
    2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle6030rf-2bL-S-E-P930468111004001910001.239.271.261.53248121.043.022.2972.0818.759.000.00.009.1
    2001Louisville RiverBatsILAAAcin29312b-1b---10883304785191145610254721436.258.310.448.75836214834.270.190.2606.9112.981.8823.63.8740.0
    2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin54312bL-S-E-P103692721712120051311111.228.273.391.6641003610.217.163.2445.0013.002.6046.02.0047.6
    2002Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle3332of-2b---1151184285514252241203300220.299.364.478.8422068821.304.179.3389.7116.021.6536.82.4338.2
    2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36323bL-S-E-P116515915347262101152700224.214.278.396.6741766315.270.182.2198.5215.341.8026.53.4144.1
    2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln2033of-2b---1276279337312694151243201115.262.319.444.76330512427.283.182.2687.8710.491.3331.02.9537.0
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36333bL-S-E-P1227393410050031101100.103.163.128.2914451.103.025.1386.8225.003.670.00.0025.0
    2004Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn29341b---13119407601123151777243059211036.275.321.501.82245020453.295.226.2796.6713.111.9723.93.7847.3
    2005Campeche PiratasMexAAA----353b-2b---1410138792123272259331574300006.318.405.592.99744422954.426.274.00012.849.680.7515.55.6343.9
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)1984314596203114812337123449.223.279.360.63947315534.211.137.2416.9815.012.1539.22.3335.4
    American League Totals (4 yrs)162339387513293612285812338.221.280.351.63137311924.209.130.2407.5115.552.0737.72.4132.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)3692721712120051311111.228.273.391.6641003610.217.163.2445.0013.002.6046.02.0047.6
    Minor League Totals1280466873513042923918980335284686872514653177.279.344.480.82452402241520.302.201.2898.9313.111.4724.73.6139.9
    Minor: Intl Totals9017119394151730213710000.228.316.351.6671936010.263.123.26410.8819.171.7634.22.5925.6
    Minor: A- Totals732753872161104144315322260.262.339.436.77531212027.287.174.2909.9416.991.7127.53.2137.5
    Minor: A+ Totals21074611520842326107435212884927.279.329.448.77781933471.240.169.3036.3515.632.4628.73.1734.1
    Minor: AA Totals1726359418741317964764794215416.294.355.449.80472028561.250.155.3078.8910.971.2337.32.3632.6
    Minor: AAA Totals8253012488837193321365592314321427116391954.278.346.499.84533891502361.330.221.2829.4712.601.3322.14.0143.1
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)12224426499263001194711325.201.258.328.5862688017.201.127.2227.0917.542.4740.72.2434.7
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)4095122640361191101013.274.337.411.748105397.232.137.2848.5710.481.2231.72.8626.9
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)3692721712120051311111.228.273.391.6641003610.217.163.2445.0013.002.6046.02.0047.6
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1992Elmira PioneersNYPLA-222B1400.03641398077.9635.500.0018.719.23
    1992Elmira PioneersNYPLA-223B5100.03997138149136.9132.700.0068.069.91
    1993Lynchburg Red SoxCaroA+231B200.0910110101.0005.000.001.41.84
    1993Lynchburg Red SoxCaroA+233B7300.05798813163155.9512.100.0052.564.61
    1994Lynchburg Red SoxCaroA+241B100.01310014141.00014.000.000.71.04
    1994Lynchburg Red SoxCaroA+242B300.05421119.8183.000.002.23.15
    1994Lynchburg Red SoxCaroA+243B8400.0781802113279258.9253.100.0060.486.61
    1994New Britain Red SoxEastAA243B3200.02357638680.9302.500.0022.991.42
    1995Trenton ThunderEastAA252B3500.07070514145140.9664.000.0024.629.92
    1995Trenton ThunderEastAA253B7400.0491362411209185.8852.500.0052.163.21
    1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA262B5000.0821131231207195.9423.900.0035.270.42
    1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA263B1400.01027434137.9022.600.009.919.74
    1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA26OF200.03000331.0001.500.001.42.810
    1996Boston Red SoxALMLB262B1400.02228155150.9803.600.008.635.03
    1996Boston Red SoxALMLB263B1400.0615302421.8751.500.008.635.02
    1996Boston Red SoxALMLB26LF600.02000221.0000.300.003.715.08
    1998Akron AerosEastAA282B100.03501881.0008.000.000.75.04
    1998Akron AerosEastAA283B300.04511109.9003.000.002.115.04
    1998Akron AerosEastAA28OF1500.02500025251.0001.700.0010.675.08
    1998Buffalo BisonsILAAA282B500.0109152019.9503.800.003.55.27
    1998Buffalo BisonsILAAA283B2600.01762348279.9633.000.0018.226.82
    1998Buffalo BisonsILAAA28OF1600.01830021211.0001.300.0011.216.56
    1999Buffalo BisonsILAAA292B1300.025290554541.0004.200.009.010.72
    1999Buffalo BisonsILAAA293B2400.01451527065.9292.700.0016.719.74
    1999Buffalo BisonsILAAA29OF1700.02600026261.0001.500.0011.813.910
    2000Buffalo BisonsILAAA302B2100.03150388481.9643.900.0014.521.02
    2000Buffalo BisonsILAAA303B5200.031119119161150.9322.900.0035.952.01
    2000Buffalo BisonsILAAA30OF2800.0463105049.9801.800.0019.328.05
    2000Cleveland IndiansALMLB302B6011.03200551.0000.800.453.720.04
    2000Cleveland IndiansALMLB303B4010.00101111.0000.300.102.513.33
    2000Cleveland IndiansALMLB30LF4029.01000010101.0002.500.342.513.39
    2000Cleveland IndiansALMLB30RF6032.06000661.0001.000.193.720.07
    2000Cleveland IndiansALMLB30DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.910.010
    2001Louisville RiverBatsILAAA311B2400.017111317185182.9847.600.0016.727.33
    2001Louisville RiverBatsILAAA312B3600.060113424177173.9774.800.0025.040.92
    2001Louisville RiverBatsILAAA313B1800.0820303128.9031.600.0012.520.52
    2001Louisville RiverBatsILAAA31OF800.01100011111.0001.400.005.69.19
    2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLB311B202.05000551.0002.502.501.25.65
    2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLB312B210156.1344901383831.0004.000.5313.058.34
    2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLB313B8051.278221715.8821.900.294.922.25
    2002Buffalo BisonsILAAA322B1700.025442107169.9724.100.0011.833.33
    2002Buffalo BisonsILAAA323B1000.0515332320.8702.000.006.919.64
    2002Buffalo BisonsILAAA32OF1800.03710038381.0002.100.0012.535.39
    2002Cleveland IndiansALMLB322B6029.05100315151.0002.500.523.79.24
    2002Cleveland IndiansALMLB323B330245.12050537570.9332.100.2920.450.82
    2002Cleveland IndiansALMLB32LF13060.01100011111.0000.800.188.020.06
    2002Cleveland IndiansALMLB32RF5018.04000441.0000.800.223.17.75
    2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA332B2000.041562159997.9804.900.0014.026.33
    2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA333B1300.0626133332.9702.500.009.117.12
    2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA33OF3400.0695107574.9872.200.0023.844.75
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLB331B100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.75
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLB332B101.00100111.0001.001.000.63.75
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLB333B10653.1619222725.9262.500.476.237.03
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLB33LF102.01000111.0001.000.500.63.78
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLB33DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.27.410
    2004Iowa CubsPCLAAA341B7300.054739784593586.9888.000.0051.061.31
    2004Iowa CubsPCLAAA342B1100.01627264543.9563.900.007.79.24
    2004Iowa CubsPCLAAA343B500.0411065.8331.000.003.54.26
    2004Iowa CubsPCLAAA34OF2600.0352203937.9491.400.0018.221.85
    MLB Totals - (1B)3025000551.0001.702.500.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)4801976490121155154.9943.200.780.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)6963593993128144132.9171.900.370.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)240912400024241.0001.000.260.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)110501000010101.0000.900.200.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)500000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)97007185010101778768.9877.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)1730029044126104757731.9664.200.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)16200953213124447416.9312.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)149002451440263259.9851.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)36007375515153148.9674.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)10900761983115305274.8982.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)15002500025251.0001.700.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)3002220124241.0008.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)3005421119.8183.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)157001352782926442413.9342.600.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (2B)14003641398077.9635.500.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (3B)51003997138149136.9132.700.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1992Minor---1451------
    1993Minor--2-73------
    1994Minor--13116------
    1995Minor---3574------
    1996MLB---1414-6----
    1996Minor---5014----2-
    1998Minor---629----31-
    1999Minor---1324----17-
    2000MLB---64-4-6-3
    2000Minor---2152----28-
    2001MLB--2218------
    2001Minor--243618----8-
    2002MLB---633-13-5--
    2002Minor---1710----18-
    2003MLB--1110-1---2
    2003Minor---2013----34-
    2004Minor--73115----26-
    Totals--103274548-24-111645