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Willie Jones
Willie Edward Jones (Puddin' Head)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 1", Weight 192 lb.

MLB Debut September 10, 1947
Final Game May 7, 1961
Born August 16, 1925 in Dillon, SC
Died October 18, 1983

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1947 21 CHA AL   38  125   10   38   5   0   0   11   2   1   20    1  .304  .395  .344  .739   43   1   2   3   0   3  
 1948 22 BON NL   18   67    6   20   3   0   2    5   0   0    3    7  .299  .329  .433  .761   29   0   0   0   0   6  
 1949 23 CHA AL  150  568   72  142  36   1  19   87   7   7   47   98  .250  .315  .417  .733  237   1   4   1   9  10  MVP-23
 1950 24 CHA AL   49  189   26   49  11   2   8   30   1   0   17   12  .259  .324  .466  .789   88   0   2   0   2   5  MVP-11
         PHA AL  105  429   63  116  27   7  20   78   1   0   42   28  .270  .335  .506  .841  217   1   4   4   2  23  MVP-11
         TOT     154  618   89  165  38   9  28  108   2   0   59   40  .267  .332  .494  .825  305   1   6   4   4  28 
 1951 25 PHA AL  154  614   99  184  28   3  31  122   0   2   71   54  .300  .371  .507  .878  311   0   4   9   1  18  MVP-3
 1952 26 PHA AL  152  602   82  149  21   5  20   83   1   0   52   48  .248  .310  .399  .709  240  15   8   1   6  16  MVP-17
 1953 27 PHA AL  139  536   73  126  12   2  22   63   0   0   86   66  .235  .341  .388  .729  208   0   3   0   2  21  MVP-20
 1954 28 PHA AL  147  593   82  156  26   2  12   59   1   0   63   57  .263  .332  .374  .706  222   0   4   3   0  13  MVP-13
 1955 29 KCA AL  151  558   90  162  31   6  20   59   5   1   95   43  .290  .397  .475  .872  265   0   1   2   4  18  MVP-9
 1956 30 KCA AL  149  576  101  165  24   8  18   76   0   0   97   68  .286  .385  .450  .835  259   0   7   3   0  16  MVP-14
 1957 31 KCA AL  130  445   59   97  21   4   7   38   1   0   60   45  .218  .310  .330  .640  147  10   4   0   1  19  
 1958 32 KCA AL  130  437   61  124  13   0  19   50   0   0   55   56  .284  .364  .444  .808  194   0   3   5   2  19  
 1959 33 CIN NL   49   46    4   10   2   0   1    3   0   0    5    7  .217  .288  .326  .615   15   0   1   0   0   0  
 1960 34 CIN NL   94  107   16   23   0   0   3   11   1   0   25    6  .215  .358  .299  .657   32   0   2   4   0   1  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 14 Seasons     1655 5892  844 1561 260  40 202  775  20  11  738  596  .265  .347  .425  .773 2507  28  49  35  29 188
 Per 162 games        577   83  153  25   4  20   76   2   1   72   58                          245   3   5   3   3  18
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1947 21 CHA AL   6   18   5.2   3   1   0  .333   6   12    6  .500    0    0  .000  3B   2e53      176   
 1948 22 BON NL  74    7   3.7   2   1   0  .500   6   15    7  .467    0    0  .000  3B   3e37      -70   
 1949 23 CHA AL  34   74   4.5   7   0   0  .000  33   88   49  .557    0    0  .000  3B   2e28      -16   
 1950 24 CHA AL  36   28   5.2   0   0   0  .000  12   28   16  .571    0    0  .000  3B   1e26       -3   
         PHA AL  37   66   5.2   0   0   0  .000  15   56   42  .750    0    0  .000  3B   1e26       49   
         TOT                     0   0   0  .000  27   84   58  .690    0    0  .000
 1951 25 PHA AL  25  112   6.7   0   0   0  .000  18   81   56  .691    0    0  .000  3B   2e17       49   
 1952 26 PHA AL  29   74   4.1   1   0   0  .000  13   64   46  .719    0    0  .000  3B   2e16        3   
 1953 27 PHA AL  34   71   4.5   0   0   0  .000  13   70   53  .757    0    0  .000  3B   2e11        3   
 1954 28 PHA AL  29   74   4.5   3   0   0  .000  14   82   62  .756    0    0  .000  3B   2e17      -38   
 1955 29 KCA AL  30  107   7.0  14   3   1  .214  17   70   46  .657    0    0  .000  3B   2e20      118   
 1956 30 KCA AL  31  103   6.5   4   1   0  .250  13   86   66  .767    0    0  .000  3B   2e14       23   
 1957 31 KCA AL  10   45   3.2   3   1   0  .333   9   51   37  .725    0    0  .000  3B   2e14       -1   
 1958 32 KCA AL  18   68   5.5  17   4   1  .235  11   51   36  .706    0    0  .000  3B   2e15       38   
 1959 33 CIN NL  39    4   3.5  43  10   1  .233   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  PH            -138   
 1960 34 CIN NL  57   13   4.2  66  14   1  .212   1    5    4  .800    0    0  .000  2B   4e41     -107   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 14 Seasons          872   5.1 163  35   4  .215 181  759  526  .693    0    0  .000                  20   6
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 28.3 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1947 21 CHA AL  3B   35    31   92    6    8  .953   35  308.0  3.59
 1948 22 BON NL  3B   16    11   40    6    4  .895   16  150.0  3.06
 1949 23 CHA AL  3B  142   177  363   33   33  .942  141 1276.0  3.81
 1950 24 CHA AL  3B   49    37   91   12    4  .914   49  433.2  2.66
         PHA AL  3B  105    95  197   15   31  .951  105  939.1  2.80
 1951 25 PHA AL  3B  154   236  346   18   36  .970  154 1393.1  3.76
 1952 26 PHA AL  3B  151   141  338   13   29  .974  151 1358.2  3.17
 1953 27 PHA AL  3B  139   152  339   13   27  .974  134 1193.1  3.70
                 1B    1     3    0    0    1 1.000    0    4.2  5.79
 1954 28 PHA AL  3B  144    95  314   14   24  .967  142 1239.2  2.97
 1955 29 KCA AL  3B  140   103  315   17   22  .961  129 1213.1  3.10
 1956 30 KCA AL  3B  145   108  286   13   31  .968  143 1250.0  2.84  GG
 1957 31 KCA AL  3B  127   121  265    9   24  .977  110 1017.2  3.41
 1958 32 KCA AL  3B  115    92  279   11   34  .971  103  963.2  3.46
 1959 33 CIN NL  3B    4     0    1    0    1 1.000    0    9.0  1.00
 1960 34 CIN NL  2B   14    26   28    1    8  .982   11   77.1  6.28
                 3B    3     0    2    0    0 1.000    1   12.0  1.50
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+


Draft History


Transaction History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1947  CHA   71-83   Robert Rescigno
 1948  BON   70-84   Jim Pardee
 1949  CHA   84-70   Robert Rescigno
 1950  CHA   72-82   Robert Rescigno
 1950  PHA   67-87   Drew Kennedy
 1951  PHA   84-70   Drew Kennedy
 1952  PHA   70-84   Drew Kennedy
 1953  PHA   74-80   Drew Kennedy
 1954  PHA   59-95   Drew Kennedy
 1955  KCA   68-86   Drew Kennedy
 1956  KCA   81-73   Drew Kennedy
 1957  KCA   59-95   Drew Kennedy
 1958  KCA   71-83   Drew Kennedy
 1959  CIN   78-76   Larry Cupp
 1960  CIN   92-62   Larry Cupp

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