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Bill Russell
William Ellis Russell (Ropes)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 0", Weight 175 lb.
School Kansas State

MLB Debut April 7, 1969
Final Game October 1, 1986
Born October 21, 1948 in Pittsburg, KS

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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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1969 20 LAN NL   88   89   16   15   1   2   2   12   4   0   15   23  .169  .286  .292  .578   26   0   1   0   0   1  
 1970 21 LAN NL  111  278   26   74  12  12   0   29  11   1   19   24  .266  .320  .396  .716  110   1   2   5   4   7  
 1971 22 LAN NL  102  115   17   23   1   1   1    4   4   1    4   21  .200  .227  .252  .479   29   0   0   1   0   1  
 1972 23 LAN NL  139  467   56  137  19   8   6   42   9   4   24   79  .293  .329  .407  .736  190   1   4   2   3   8  
 1973 24 LAN NL  163  606   52  164  23   4   7   84  10   5   27   70  .271  .300  .356  .656  216   1   4   2   0  15  
 1974 25 LAN NL  162  588   64  160  17   7   4   64  11   1   33   50  .272  .316  .345  .661  203   3   5   2   7  26  
 1975 26 CHA AL  112  250   20   46  10   5   0   25   0   0   15   29  .184  .236  .264  .500   66  10   3   0   3   6  
 1976 27 CHA AL  162  580   58  155  17   3   6   50   8   2   14   43  .267  .290  .338  .628  196   8   1   0   5   9  
 1977 28 CHA AL  162  607   77  172  22   7   6   78  11   1   20   50  .283  .306  .372  .679  226  18   4   0   2  20  
 1978 29 CHA AL  161  620   68  170  36   4   3   51  14   6   14   45  .274  .292  .360  .651  223  10   2   0   2  19  
 1979 30 CHA AL  148  513   56  131  18   7   5   43   4   4   22   43  .255  .284  .347  .631  178   3   3   2   0  15  
 1980 31 CHA AL  147  478   48  127  30   2   7   38   9   0   15   34  .266  .291  .381  .672  182   9   2   0   3  12  
 1981 32 CHA AL  108  350   28   83   8   0   0   29   2   2   20   13  .237  .280  .260  .540   91   1   1   0   1  10  
 1982 33 CHA AL  161  507   60  124  19   1   5   39   9   0   50   36  .245  .318  .316  .634  160   8   3   2   6  16  
 1983 34 CHA AL  114  339   37   85   8   3   0   22  11   4   19   34  .251  .296  .292  .588   99   1   1   0   3   5  
 1984 35 CHA AL   79  247   23   64   6   1   0   16   5   4   26   23  .259  .330  .291  .621   72   2   0   0   0   5  
 1985 36 CHA AL   58  160   15   39   7   0   0   13   3   3   18    9  .244  .318  .288  .606   46   2   1   0   0   3  
 1986 37 CHA AL   67  177   18   47  10   0   0   22   3   1   22   19  .266  .356  .322  .678   57   2   2   0   4   4  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 18 Seasons     2244 6971  739 1816 264  67  52  661 128  39  377  645  .261  .301  .340  .641 2370  80  39  16  43 182
 Per 162 games        503   53  131  19   5   4   48   9   3   27   47                          171   6   3   1   3  13
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1969 20 LAN NL  31    8   3.2  18   1   0  .056   1   11    9  .818    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e10  -67   
 1970 21 LAN NL  51   35   4.5   6   1   0  .167   1   23   22  .957    0    0  .000  OF   1(-2)e6    49   
 1971 22 LAN NL  61    6   1.9  19   6   1  .316   0   13   13 1.000    0    0  .000  OF   1(-2)e5  -113   
 1972 23 LAN NL  34   62   4.8   2   1   0  .500  36  157   81  .516    0    0  .000  SS   4e44       44   
 1973 24 LAN NL  29   61   3.6   0   0   0  .000  36  208  159  .764    0    0  .000  SS   2e31       18   
 1974 25 LAN NL  25   60   3.5   0   0   0  .000  42  188  108  .574    0    0  .000  SS   3e40      -25   
 1975 26 CHA AL   9   15   1.9   0   0   0  .000  10  101   69  .683    0    0  .000  SS   3e27      -35   
 1976 27 CHA AL  28   56   3.4   0   0   0  .000  34  198  136  .687    0    0  .000  SS   2e30      -16   
 1977 28 CHA AL  26   66   3.7   0   0   0  .000  39  197  142  .721    0    0  .000  SS   2e32       15   
 1978 29 CHA AL  29   59   3.3   0   0   0  .000  40  219  128  .584    0    0  .000  SS   3e33      -33   
 1979 30 CHA AL  39   46   3.1   2   1   0  .500  26  164  104  .634    0    0  .000  SS   3e33      -25   
 1980 31 CHA AL  42   51   3.7   0   0   0  .000  20  174  125  .718    0    0  .000  SS   3e26       36   
 1981 32 CHA AL  32   24   2.3   0   0   0  .000  14  120   89  .742    0    0  .000  SS   3e31      -27   
 1982 33 CHA AL  34   52   3.5   0   0   0  .000  28  165   90  .545    0    0  .000  SS   4e34      -64   
 1983 34 CHA AL  11   30   3.1   2   0   0  .000  13  123   73  .593    0    0  .000  SS   4e31        0   
 1984 35 CHA AL   7   24   3.4   4   1   0  .250  12   58   37  .638    0    0  .000  SS   4e28      -28   
 1985 36 CHA AL  81   15   3.1   3   1   0  .333  15   57   29  .509    0    0  .000  2B   4e32      -35   
 1986 37 CHA AL  86   22   4.3   5   2   0  .400   3   23    7  .304    0    0  .000  OF   4(+2)e5    75   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 18 Seasons          700   3.4  61  14   1  .230 370 2199 1421  .646    0    0  .000                  -8   3
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 19.9 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1969 20 LAN NL  RF   37    14    1    0    0 1.000   11  122.0  1.11
                 CF   13    30    0    0    0 1.000    6   64.0  4.22
                 LF   27    12    0    1    0  .923    1   59.0  1.83
 1970 21 LAN NL  RF   86   138    7    1    0  .993   70  631.0  2.07
                 LF   20     7    0    0    0 1.000    4   53.2  1.17
                 CF    7    12    1    0    0 1.000    3   29.0  4.03
                 SS    3     0    3    0    0 1.000    0    8.0  3.38
 1971 22 LAN NL  RF   30    32    2    0    0 1.000   18  168.0  1.82
                 LF   51    33    1    0    0 1.000    1  106.2  2.87
                 2B   11     7    6    0    1 1.000    1   26.0  4.50
 1972 23 LAN NL  SS  129   164  416   35   62  .943  124 1084.1  4.81
                 RF   13     1    0    0    0 1.000    0   15.0  0.60
                 LF    9     2    0    1    0  .667    0   14.0  1.29
 1973 24 LAN NL  SS  163   229  557   36   92  .956  163 1466.0  4.83  GG
 1974 25 LAN NL  SS  162   269  507   42  103  .949  162 1446.1  4.83
 1975 26 CHA AL  SS  111   190  245   10   47  .978   73  711.1  5.50
 1976 27 CHA AL  SS  162   274  607   34   97  .963  162 1442.0  5.50
 1977 28 CHA AL  SS  162   274  519   39  122  .953  162 1429.0  4.99
 1978 29 CHA AL  SS  161   369  463   40   95  .954  161 1425.1  5.25
 1979 30 CHA AL  SS  147   285  457   26   87  .966  129 1228.1  5.44
 1980 31 CHA AL  SS  146   217  473   20   96  .972  140 1177.0  5.28
 1981 32 CHA AL  SS  107   172  348   14   61  .974  103  849.2  5.51
 1982 33 CHA AL  SS  161   231  458   28   69  .961  161 1298.2  4.77
 1983 34 CHA AL  SS  111   140  307   13   53  .972   99  856.1  4.70
 1984 35 CHA AL  SS   74    98  184   12   25  .959   65  544.1  4.66
                 CF    1     3    0    0    0 1.000    0    4.2  5.79
 1985 36 CHA AL  2B   39    82   73    5   31  .969   30  266.0  5.24
                 SS   20    51   67   10   18  .922   18  156.0  6.81
 1986 37 CHA AL  RF   60    63    4    3    1  .957   52  428.2  1.41
                 2B    2     4    6    0    1 1.000    2   17.0  5.29
                 LF    2     0    0    0    0  .000    0    3.0  0.00
                 SS    2     0    1    0    0 1.000    0    2.0  4.50
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1971 NLCS  LAN NYN   W    2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
      WS    LAN OAA   L    3   1  1  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  .000  .000  .000  1
 1973 NLCS  LAN MON   W    5  19  3  6  0  0  0   3  1  4  .316  .350  .316  1
      WS    LAN OAA   W    5  18  2  3  1  0  0   0  0  2  .167  .167  .222  0
 1982 ALCS  CHA NYA   W    3   9  1  5  1  1  0   2  0  1  .556  .556  .889  0
      WS    CHA MON   W    5  16  4  3  1  0  0   0  6  2  .188  .409  .250  0
 1983 ALCS  CHA MLA   L    3   9  1  3  1  0  0   2  0  1  .333  .333  .444  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1969  LAN   94-68   Scott Campbell
 1970  LAN   72-90   Scott Campbell
 1971  LAN  102-60   Scott Campbell
 1972  LAN   78-84   Scott Campbell
 1973  LAN  109-54   Scott Campbell
 1974  LAN   92-70   Scott Campbell
 1975  CHA   77-85   Ben Lea
 1976  CHA   60-102  Ben Lea
 1977  CHA  102-60   Ben Lea
 1978  CHA   78-84   Ben Lea
 1979  CHA   97-65   Ben Lea
 1980  CHA   56-106  Ben Lea
 1981  CHA   70-92   Ben Lea
 1982  CHA   91-71   Ben Lea
 1983  CHA   91-71   Ben Lea
 1984  CHA   69-93   Ben Lea
 1985  CHA   53-109  Ben Lea
 1986  CHA   63-99   Ben Lea

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