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Willie Mays
Willie Howard (Jr.) Mays (Say Hey)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 5' 11", Weight 180 lb.

MLB Debut May 25, 1951
Final Game September 8, 1973
Born May 6, 1931 in Westfield, AL

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 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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1951 20 NY2 NL  134  486   83  141  30   7  21   80  16   3   58   81  .290  .364  .510  .875  248   0   4   5   1  19  MVP-20
 1952 21 NY2 NL   61  123   25   29   2   2   5   11   1   0   19   16  .236  .343  .407  .749   50   0   0   2   1   3  
 1954 23 NY2 NL  154  650  122  220  32  14  42  146   6   0   42   66  .338  .374  .625  .999  406   0  11   5   2  15  MVP-2
 1955 24 NY2 NL  154  617  113  177  17  15  46  124  28   5   66   69  .287  .361  .587  .948  362   0   2  11   7  21  MVP-4
 1956 25 NY2 NL  153  643  118  183  17  12  47  141  19   7   64   93  .285  .348  .568  .916  365   0   3   9   0  37  MVP-1
 1957 26 NY2 NL  154  604  118  205  24  29  29  106  43   9   81   81  .339  .420  .619 1.039  374   0   3   9   5  19  MVP-3
 1958 27 SFN NL  154  609   94  209  37   7  32  100  21   7   79   71  .343  .419  .585 1.003  356   0   4  14   3  20  MVP-3
 1959 28 SFN NL  154  598  130  187  40   4  52  124  18   3   81   73  .313  .394  .654 1.047  391   0   5  15   2  22  MVP-1
 1960 29 SFN NL  154  633  113  194  26  12  35   99  34   9   51   76  .306  .360  .551  .912  349   0   3   6   4  29  MVP-1
 1961 30 SFN NL  154  586  122  172  37   2  44  116   8   3  107   79  .294  .402  .589  .990  345   0   3  11   1  14  MVP-1
 1962 31 SFN NL  162  644  125  198  47   3  51  138   6   2   73   89  .307  .377  .627 1.005  404   0   6   7   3  28  MVP-1
 1963 32 SFN NL  162  636  142  188  37   8  42  118   5   4   86   85  .296  .377  .577  .954  367   0   9  10   3  27  MVP-1
 1964 33 SFN NL  162  630  122  188  29  11  52  109  19   8   90   77  .298  .385  .627 1.011  395   0   3  23   0  14  MVP-1
 1965 34 SFN NL  162  611  116  173  29   4  55  119   9   1   78  100  .283  .362  .614  .976  375   1   4  14   0  13  MVP-1
 1966 35 SFN NL  160  566  106  145  18   2  41  111   2   2  107   64  .256  .376  .512  .888  290   0   4   5   4  14  MVP-4
 1967 36 SFN NL  150  534   67  128  21   1  24   69   3   0   49   95  .240  .303  .418  .721  223   2   3   4   1  15  MVP-16
 1968 37 SFN NL  157  598  105  178  31   5  29   94   9   1   67  102  .298  .371  .512  .883  306   1   5   2   6  13  MVP-3
 1969 38 SFN NL  140  463   67  126  18   3  14   45   1   0   35   88  .272  .329  .415  .743  192   0   2   4   5   9  
 1970 39 SFN NL  152  509  101  140  14   2  31   99   3   0   89  104  .275  .384  .493  .878  251   0   4   0   4  15  MVP-17
 1971 40 SFN NL  137  468   88  119  24   3  19   71  19   1  104  120  .254  .388  .440  .828  206   0   7   2   3   2  MVP-18
 1972 41 SDN NL  116  294   37   69  11   1  13   38   3   1   54   61  .235  .360  .412  .771  121   2   1   0   4  14  
 1973 42 BAA AL    5   20    1    3   2   0   0    1   0   0    4    3  .150  .292  .250  .542    5   0   0   0   0   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 22 Seasons    3091 11522 2115 3372 543 147 724 2059 273  66 1484 1693  .293  .374  .554  .928 6381   6  86 158  59 363
 Per 162 games        604  111  177  28   8  38  108  14   3   78   89                          334   0   5   8   3  19
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1951 20 NY2 NL  23   88   6.4   9   1   0  .111  10   64   58  .906    0    0  .000  OF   1(-3)e11   47   
 1952 21 NY2 NL  81   17   4.9   2   0   0  .000   1   14   14 1.000    0    0  .000  OF   1(-3)e7    13   
 1954 23 NY2 NL  25  150   8.9   0   0   0  .000   3   72   70  .972    0    0  .000  OF   1(-5)e7   -79   
 1955 24 NY2 NL  34  127   7.4   0   0   0  .000   4   76   72  .947    0    0  .000  OF   1(-4)e8  -111   
 1956 25 NY2 NL  25  111   5.9   0   0   0  .000   7   75   72  .960    0    0  .000  OF   1(-5)e10  -11   
 1957 26 NY2 NL  24  158  10.0   0   0   0  .000   4   71   70  .986    0    0  .000  OF   1(-3)e9     6   
 1958 27 SFN NL  20  146   9.2   0   0   0  .000   4   92   89  .967    0    0  .000  OF   1(-3)e9     1   
 1959 28 SFN NL  18  150   9.2   0   0   0  .000   3   72   69  .958    0    0  .000  OF   1(-5)e7    84   
 1960 29 SFN NL  26  116   6.5   0   0   0  .000   6   71   67  .944    0    0  .000  OF   1(-5)e9   -24   
 1961 30 SFN NL  25  141   8.8   0   0   0  .000   7   67   62  .925    0    0  .000  OF   1(-5)e9    14   
 1962 31 SFN NL  26  143   8.1   0   0   0  .000   2   77   75  .974    0    0  .000  OF   1(-5)e4     6   
 1963 32 SFN NL  29  132   7.3   0   0   0  .000   9   67   60  .896    0    0  .000  OF   1(-5)e9    -8   
 1964 33 SFN NL  32  150   8.7   0   0   0  .000   9   87   80  .920    0    0  .000  OF   1(-5)e7    22   
 1965 34 SFN NL  26  136   8.0   2   0   0  .000   7   87   82  .943    0    0  .000  OF   1(-5)e7   -67   
 1966 35 SFN NL  43  113   6.9   1   0   0  .000   4   83   80  .964    0    0  .000  OF   1(-4)e8   -36   
 1967 36 SFN NL  32   66   4.2   5   2   1  .400   4   63   61  .968    0    0  .000  OF   1(-3)e10  -66   
 1968 37 SFN NL  30  116   7.1   2   1   1  .500  12   82   77  .939    0    0  .000  OF   1(-3)e9    23   
 1969 38 SFN NL  23   63   4.9  13   6   2  .462   1   53   42  .792    0    0  .000  OF   2(-3)e9   -55   
 1970 39 SFN NL  30  100   7.0   4   1   1  .250  12   67   52  .776    0    0  .000  OF   2(-3)e10  -19   
 1971 40 SFN NL  30   94   7.1   1   1   0 1.000   9   72   61  .847    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e12  -79   
 1972 41 SDN NL  47   43   4.9  23   9   4  .391   1   25   19  .760    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e8   -30   
 1973 42 BAA AL  42    1   2.8   0   0   0  .000   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  DH            -105   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 22 Seasons         2370   7.4  62  21   9  .339 119 1437 1332  .927    0    0  .000                 -17  13
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 75.3 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1951 20 NY2 NL  CF  125   300   20   10    3  .970  121 1095.2  2.63
 1952 21 NY2 NL  CF   48    64    5    1    0  .986   28  291.0  2.13
 1954 23 NY2 NL  CF  154   351   10    3    3  .992  154 1380.0  2.35  GG
 1955 24 NY2 NL  CF  154   387   19    4    3  .990  154 1375.1  2.66  GG
 1956 25 NY2 NL  CF  153   453   11    7    1  .985  151 1395.2  2.99  GG
 1957 26 NY2 NL  CF  154   346   11    4    1  .989  154 1401.1  2.29  GG
 1958 27 SFN NL  CF  154   279   12    4    0  .986  154 1372.0  1.91  GG
 1959 28 SFN NL  CF  154   348   12    3    3  .992  154 1390.1  2.33  GG
 1960 29 SFN NL  CF  154   391   10    6    3  .985  154 1401.0  2.58  GG
 1961 30 SFN NL  CF  154   422   13    7    3  .984  154 1404.2  2.79  GG
 1962 31 SFN NL  CF  162   444   13    2    2  .996  162 1460.0  2.82  GG
 1963 32 SFN NL  CF  162   343    8    9    2  .975  162 1458.2  2.17
 1964 33 SFN NL  CF  162   386   13    9    2  .978  162 1444.2  2.49  GG
                 SS    3     3    1    0    0 1.000    0    6.0  6.00
 1965 34 SFN NL  CF  161   406   11    7    3  .983  156 1429.2  2.63  GG
 1966 35 SFN NL  CF  160   392   13    4    2  .990  158 1424.1  2.56  GG
 1967 36 SFN NL  CF  145   294   14    4    2  .987  137 1239.2  2.24  GG
 1968 37 SFN NL  CF  154   442   15   12    3  .974  150 1390.2  2.96  GG
                 1B    3     7    0    0    0 1.000    1   11.0  5.73
 1969 38 SFN NL  CF  127   286    8    1    2  .997  107  976.1  2.71
                 LF    4     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    3.1  2.70
 1970 39 SFN NL  CF  128   329   12    8    2  .977  125 1099.1  2.79
                 LF   45    10    0    1    0  .909    0   65.2  1.37
                 1B    5    39    2    3    4  .932    4   30.0 12.30
                 RF    2     0    0    0    0  .000    0    2.0  0.00
 1971 40 SFN NL  CF  136   345   16    9    4  .976  134 1192.2  2.72
                 1B    3     3    0    0    0 1.000    0    3.0  9.00
 1972 41 SDN NL  CF   90   198   10    1    3  .995   75  682.1  2.74
                 LF    1     3    0    0    0 1.000    1    8.0  3.38
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1956 WS    NYN NYA   L    6  23  7 11  0  1  1   2  4  2  .478  .556  .696  1
 1960 WS    SFN DEA   W    7  29  3  7  1  1  0   2  3  2  .241  .312  .345  3
 1961 WS    SFN DEA   L    7  32  5  7  0  0  3   6  3  8  .219  .286  .500  0
 1962 WS    SFN DEA   W    5  19  2  4  1  0  1   3  3  2  .211  .318  .421  1
 1963 WS    SFN CHA   W    7  27  2  8  1  0  1   2  3  0  .296  .367  .444  0
 1966 WS    SFN CHA   L    5  16  2  2  0  0  0   0  3  5  .125  .263  .125  1
 1969 NLCS  SFN NYN   L    4  17  5  6  1  0  1   3  1  2  .353  .389  .588  1
 1970 NLCS  SFN MON   W    4  16  6  6  0  0  2   7  3  1  .375  .474  .750  0
      WS    SFN MNA   L    4  16  1  2  0  0  1   2  2  4  .125  .222  .312  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1951  NY2   88-66   Rick Field
 1952  NY2   69-85   Rick Field
 1954  NY2   93-61   Larry Reeves
 1955  NY2   68-86   Larry Reeves
 1956  NY2   96-58   Larry Reeves
 1957  NY2   77-77   Larry Reeves
 1958  SFN   70-84   Larry Reeves
 1959  SFN   90-64   Larry Reeves
 1960  SFN   96-58   Larry Reeves
 1961  SFN   96-58   Larry Reeves
 1962  SFN  107-55   Larry Reeves
 1963  SFN  107-55   Larry Reeves
 1964  SFN   80-82   Darren Dawson
 1965  SFN   91-71   Darren Dawson
 1966  SFN   98-64   Darren Dawson
 1967  SFN   91-71   Darren Dawson
 1968  SFN  103-59   Raul Camacho
 1969  SFN   97-65   Raul Camacho
 1970  SFN  107-55   Raul Camacho
 1971  SFN   76-86   Raul Camacho
 1972  SDN   68-94   Mike Tomeo
 1973  BAA   92-70   Mike Rescigno

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