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Willard Nixon
Willard Lee Nixon

Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 6' 2", Weight 195 lb.
School Auburn

MLB Debut July 7, 1950
Final Game July 4, 1958
Born June 17, 1928 in Taylorsville, GA
Died December 10, 2000 (age 72)

Pitching   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Batters
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  W   L   Pct   G   GS  CG  GF  SV SHO   IP     H   BFP    R   ER   HR  BB  IBB HBP  SO   WP BK  ERA
+--------------+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+-----+----+----+---+----+---+---+----+---+--+-----+
 1950 22 BOA AL   4   4  .500  37   7   0  17   3   0   93.2  105   414   54   49  10   36   1   3   51   1  0  4.71  
 1951 23 BOA AL   4   8  .333  52  11   0  16   4   0  130.2  142   574   75   61  11   59   3   0   86   5  0  4.20  
 1952 24 BOA AL   3  11  .214  24  20   0   2   0   0  118.2  136   549   65   63  10   66   4   1   87   5  3  4.78  
 1953 25 BOA AL   6   1  .857  38   8   1  20   3   0   90.2   73   376   36   31   5   38   3   3   44   0  0  3.08  CY-12
 1954 26 BOA AL  14  14  .500  34  34   5   0   0   0  229.1  213  1006  114  107  28  112  13   8  120   4  0  4.20  
 1955 27 BOA AL  11  16  .407  32  32   8   0   0   0  213.0  257   982  129  116  23   88   6   6  113   8  0  4.90  
 1956 28 BOA AL   8   7  .533  25  25   0   0   0   0  156.1  125   644   60   58  13   65   3   4   84   6  0  3.34  
 1957 29 BOA AL  12   7  .632  33  32   2   0   0   1  194.0  242   862  109   98  14   56   8   2  122   5  0  4.55  
 1958 30 BOA AL   4   0 1.000  22   0   0   5   0   0   45.0   43   195   21   21   5   25   2   1   13   1  0  4.20  
+--------------+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+-----+----+----+---+----+---+---+----+---+--+-----+
  9 Seasons      66  68  .493 297 169  16  60  10   1 1271.1 1336  5602  663  604 119  545  43  28  720  35  3  4.28
+--------------+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+-----+----+----+---+----+---+---+----+---+--+-----+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27 SOp RnSup  AB   H   HR  AVG   E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  OPS Star 
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+-----+----+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+----+
 1950 22 BOA AL  39   59   5.7   6  5.57   17   3   0  .176   2    2    0  .000    3    4  .429  -85   
 1951 23 BOA AL  46   68   4.7   6  3.09   30   8   0  .267   1    5    4  .800   18    4  .818  -76   
 1952 24 BOA AL  47   74   5.6   1  3.20   38   6   0  .158   0    6    5  .833   10    2  .833  -92   
 1953 25 BOA AL  45   33   3.3   3  5.75   18   3   0  .167   3    5    2  .400    1    2  .333  -81   
 1954 26 BOA AL  44  114   4.4   0  4.44   75  12   0  .160   1    9    8  .889    2    4  .333    6   
 1955 27 BOA AL  43  140   5.9   0  4.72   72  15   0  .208   0    3    3 1.000    8    3  .727   77   
 1956 28 BOA AL  44   58   3.4   0  5.24   45   9   0  .200   0    6    6 1.000    5    2  .714  -98   
 1957 29 BOA AL  40  116   5.4   0  6.19   69  18   0  .261   0    7    6  .857    5    4  .556   16   
 1958 30 BOA AL  39   27   5.7   1          9   2   0  .222   0    1    1 1.000    4    2  .667  -77   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+-----+----+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+----+
  9 Seasons          693   4.9  17        373  76   0  .204   7   44   35  .795   56   27  .675  -26   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+-----+----+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+----+

HOF Standards: Pitching - 2.6 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Pitching - 0.0 (Likely HOFer ~ 100)


Draft History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1950  BOA   82-72   Steve Bivens
 1951  BOA   64-90   Rob Tomlinson, Steve Bivens
 1952  BOA   70-84   Rob Tomlinson
 1953  BOA   69-85   Stan Berger
 1954  BOA   64-90   Mike Petersen
 1955  BOA   73-81   Mike Petersen
 1956  BOA   81-73   Mike Petersen
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 1958  BOA   79-75   Mike Petersen

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