Biographical

No photo available

Bill Sample LFRangers

Rangers Player Cards | Rangers Team Audit | Rangers Depth Chart

Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
9 2798 .272 .329 .384 .271 13.2
Birth Date4-2-1955
Height5' 9"
Weight175 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1978 TEX 23 8 15 15 2 7 2 0 0 9 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 .467 .467 .600 .384 2.3 -0.1 0.3
1979 TEX 24 128 377 325 60 95 21 2 5 135 37 28 2 3 10 35 8 6 .292 .365 .415 .288 21.2 3.0 2.5
1980 TEX 25 99 234 204 29 53 10 0 4 75 18 15 6 2 4 19 8 5 .260 .335 .368 .266 2.9 -1.3 0.2
1981 TEX 26 66 260 230 36 65 16 0 3 90 17 21 7 3 3 25 4 1 .283 .346 .391 .297 17.0 3.1 2.3
1982 TEX 27 97 398 360 56 94 14 2 10 142 27 35 3 0 8 29 10 2 .261 .318 .394 .279 17.3 4.8 2.3
1983 TEX 28 147 611 554 80 152 28 3 12 222 44 46 5 4 4 57 44 8 .274 .331 .401 .279 21.8 15.5 4.0
1984 TEX 29 130 528 489 67 121 20 2 5 160 29 46 0 6 4 33 18 6 .247 .286 .327 .232 3.1 3.0 0.6
1985 NYA 30 59 154 139 18 40 5 0 1 48 9 10 2 2 2 15 2 1 .288 .336 .345 .258 3.0 0.2 0.3
1986 ATL 31 92 221 200 23 57 11 0 6 86 14 26 3 2 2 14 4 2 .285 .338 .430 .278 8.6 -1.7 0.7
Career826279825163716841279469671952302822372309831.272.329.384.27197.326.513.2

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
1978 TEX MLB 8 15 .384 .279 .356 .433 .287 .583 101 1.8 0.4 -0.2 -0.1 0.4 2.3 0.3 2.3 0.3
1979 TEX MLB 128 377 .288 .270 .332 .411 .268 .305 99 10.9 10.6 -2.4 3.0 2.8 21.2 2.5 21.2 2.5
1980 TEX MLB 99 234 .266 .266 .325 .395 .263 .262 100 1.4 6.3 -1.2 -1.3 -0.8 2.9 0.2 2.9 0.2
1981 TEX MLB 66 260 .297 .252 .316 .367 .259 .297 96 9.1 6.6 -1.4 3.1 3.6 17.0 2.3 17.0 2.3
1981 WIC AAA 3 17 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .385 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1982 TEX MLB 97 398 .279 .262 .324 .403 .266 .267 95 7.6 10.7 -2.2 4.8 5.4 17.3 2.3 17.3 2.3
1983 TEX MLB 147 611 .279 .268 .327 .404 .267 .280 98 11.7 16.6 -3.9 15.5 1.7 21.8 4.0 21.8 4.0
1984 TEX MLB 130 528 .232 .263 .322 .397 .265 .261 96 -14.6 14.1 -1.5 3.0 6.3 3.1 0.6 3.1 0.6
1985 NYA MLB 59 154 .258 .267 .333 .417 .274 .300 96 -0.3 4.2 -0.8 0.2 0.4 3.0 0.3 3.0 0.3
1986 ATL MLB 92 221 .278 .253 .315 .383 .257 .300 104 4 6.1 -1.8 -1.7 0.2 8.6 0.7 8.6 0.7

Statistics For All Levels

Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1978 TEX MLB 15 2 7 2 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 .467 .467 .600 .133 .384 2.3 -0.1 0.3
1979 TEX MLB 377 60 95 21 2 5 35 37 28 8 6 .292 .365 .415 .123 .288 21.2 3.0 2.5
1980 TEX MLB 234 29 53 10 0 4 19 18 15 8 5 .260 .335 .368 .108 .266 2.9 -1.3 0.2
1981 WIC AAA 17 2 5 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 1 .357 .471 .429 .071 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1981 TEX MLB 260 36 65 16 0 3 25 17 21 4 1 .283 .346 .391 .109 .297 17.0 3.1 2.3
1982 TEX MLB 398 56 94 14 2 10 29 27 35 10 2 .261 .318 .394 .133 .279 17.3 4.8 2.3
1983 TEX MLB 611 80 152 28 3 12 57 44 46 44 8 .274 .331 .401 .126 .279 21.8 15.5 4.0
1984 TEX MLB 528 67 121 20 2 5 33 29 46 18 6 .247 .286 .327 .080 .232 3.1 3.0 0.6
1985 NYA MLB 154 18 40 5 0 1 15 9 10 2 1 .288 .336 .345 .058 .258 3.0 0.2 0.3
1986 ATL MLB 221 23 57 11 0 6 14 14 26 4 2 .285 .338 .430 .145 .278 8.6 -1.7 0.7

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status

Details

BP Annual Player Comments

No BP Book Comments have been found for this player.

BP Articles

Bill Sample is referenced in the following articles.

BP Premium requires BP Premium access to view, BP Fantasy requires BP Premium or BP Fantasy access to view

  Title Author Date
Inside The Park Blog: Big 3s: The Complete ListBradford Doolittle2012-05-24


BP Chats

No BP chats have mentioned this guy.

BP Roundtables

No BP Roundtables have mentioned this guy.