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Willie Wilson CFRoyals

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
19 8317 .285 .326 .376 .259 48.2
Birth Date7-9-1955
Height6' 3"
Weight190 lbs
BatsB
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
1976 KCA 20 12 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .167 .167 .167 .121 0.0 -0.1 -0.0
1977 KCA 21 13 37 34 10 11 2 0 0 13 1 8 0 0 2 1 6 3 .324 .343 .382 .265 1.5 0.5 0.2
1978 KCA 22 127 223 198 43 43 8 2 0 55 16 33 2 2 5 16 46 12 .217 .280 .278 .219 4.4 4.1 0.9
1979 KCA 23 154 640 588 113 185 18 13 6 247 28 92 7 4 13 49 83 12 .315 .351 .420 .276 41.6 27.2 7.1
1980 KCA 24 161 745 705 133 230 28 15 3 297 28 81 6 1 5 49 79 10 .326 .357 .421 .294 64.2 35.6 10.6
1981 KCA 25 102 465 439 54 133 10 7 1 160 18 42 4 1 3 32 34 8 .303 .335 .364 .263 18.9 18.3 4.2
1982 KCA 26 136 621 585 87 194 19 15 3 252 26 81 6 2 2 46 37 11 .332 .365 .431 .295 37.7 31.8 7.4
1983 KCA 27 137 611 576 90 159 22 8 2 203 33 75 1 0 1 33 59 8 .276 .316 .352 .248 18.3 -0.0 1.9
1984 KCA 28 128 588 541 81 163 24 9 2 211 39 56 3 3 2 44 47 5 .301 .350 .390 .275 32.6 1.5 3.6
1985 KCA 29 141 642 605 87 168 25 21 4 247 29 94 5 1 2 43 43 11 .278 .316 .408 .264 20.7 -0.1 2.2
1986 KCA 30 156 675 631 77 170 20 7 9 231 31 97 9 1 3 44 34 8 .269 .312 .366 .245 12.0 10.3 2.3
1987 KCA 31 146 653 610 97 170 18 15 4 230 32 88 6 1 4 30 59 11 .279 .320 .377 .242 13.5 5.0 1.8
1988 KCA 32 147 628 591 81 155 17 11 1 197 22 106 2 5 8 37 35 7 .262 .289 .333 .232 7.6 2.1 1.1
1989 KCA 33 112 423 383 58 97 17 7 3 137 27 78 1 6 6 43 24 6 .253 .300 .358 .246 8.9 -0.4 0.9
1990 KCA 34 115 345 307 49 89 13 3 2 114 30 57 2 3 3 42 24 6 .290 .354 .371 .275 16.9 0.8 1.9
1991 OAK 35 113 318 294 38 70 14 4 0 92 18 43 4 1 1 28 20 5 .238 .290 .313 .220 -5.9 3.0 -0.3
1992 OAK 36 132 437 396 38 107 15 5 0 132 35 65 1 3 2 37 28 8 .270 .329 .333 .254 6.7 15.2 2.4
1993 CHN 37 105 237 221 29 57 11 3 1 77 11 40 3 1 1 11 7 2 .258 .301 .348 .240 4.0 -3.1 0.1
1994 CHN 38 17 23 21 4 5 0 2 0 9 1 6 0 0 1 0 1 0 .238 .273 .429 .214 -1.4 -0.3 -0.2
Career215483177731116922072811474129054251144623564585668134.285.326.376.259302.1151.448.2

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
1976 KCA MLB 12 6 .121 .266 .331 .371 .264 .250 105 -0.8 0.2 0 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.0 0.0 -0.0
1977 KCA MLB 13 37 .265 .260 .340 .418 .289 .423 93 0.2 1.0 0.1 0.5 0.6 1.5 0.2 1.5 0.2
1978 KCA MLB 127 223 .219 .267 .329 .397 .271 .257 101 -8.7 5.8 -0.7 4.1 6.9 4.4 0.9 4.4 0.9
1979 KCA MLB 154 640 .276 .268 .330 .405 .265 .362 100 10.4 17.9 -3.5 27.2 13.1 41.6 7.1 41.6 7.1
1980 KCA MLB 161 745 .294 .271 .330 .402 .267 .365 99 25.1 20.0 -2.4 35.6 17.4 64.2 10.6 64.2 10.6
1981 KCA MLB 102 465 .263 .257 .317 .376 .262 .332 96 1.2 11.7 -2.2 18.3 4.3 18.9 4.2 18.9 4.2
1982 KCA MLB 136 621 .295 .268 .328 .405 .267 .380 100 21.5 16.8 -3.2 31.8 7.6 37.7 7.4 37.7 7.4
1983 KCA MLB 137 611 .248 .267 .325 .404 .266 .315 102 -7.1 16.6 -1 -0.0 8.5 18.3 1.9 18.3 1.9
1984 KCA MLB 128 588 .275 .266 .325 .402 .267 .331 94 8.9 15.8 1.4 1.5 7.7 32.6 3.6 32.6 3.6
1985 KCA MLB 141 642 .264 .260 .323 .405 .265 .323 96 2.7 17.5 1.6 -0.1 1.2 20.7 2.2 20.7 2.2
1986 KCA MLB 156 675 .245 .262 .328 .408 .267 .306 98 -10 18.7 1.7 10.3 2.3 12.0 2.3 12.0 2.3
1987 KCA MLB 146 653 .242 .265 .330 .427 .264 .320 99 -12.8 19.2 1.5 5.0 5.8 13.5 1.8 13.5 1.8
1988 KCA MLB 147 628 .232 .260 .321 .395 .268 .315 101 -16.8 16.4 1.5 2.1 6.7 7.6 1.1 7.6 1.1
1989 KCA MLB 112 423 .246 .261 .324 .389 .266 .305 100 -5.9 11.0 1 -0.4 4.4 8.9 0.9 8.9 0.9
1990 KCA MLB 115 345 .275 .258 .322 .386 .260 .347 100 5.2 9.3 -0.8 0.8 4.3 16.9 1.9 16.9 1.9
1991 OAK MLB 113 318 .220 .260 .324 .393 .265 .278 97 -12.6 8.6 -1.3 3.0 0.6 -5.9 -0.3 -5.9 -0.3
1992 OAK MLB 132 437 .254 .262 .329 .389 .268 .320 97 -2.7 11.3 0.8 15.2 -0.4 6.7 2.4 6.7 2.4
1993 CHN MLB 105 237 .240 .260 .316 .392 .253 .309 104 -5 6.8 0.5 -3.1 2.6 4.0 0.1 4.0 0.1
1994 CHN MLB 17 23 .214 .253 .312 .393 .243 .333 98 -1.2 0.7 0 -0.3 -0.7 -1.4 -0.2 -1.4 -0.2

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1976 KCA MLB 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 .167 .167 .167 .000 .121 0.0 -0.1 -0.0
1977 KCA MLB 37 10 11 2 0 0 1 1 8 6 3 .324 .343 .382 .059 .265 1.5 0.5 0.2
1978 KCA MLB 223 43 43 8 2 0 16 16 33 46 12 .217 .280 .278 .061 .219 4.4 4.1 0.9
1979 KCA MLB 640 113 185 18 13 6 49 28 92 83 12 .315 .351 .420 .105 .276 41.6 27.2 7.1
1980 KCA MLB 745 133 230 28 15 3 49 28 81 79 10 .326 .357 .421 .095 .294 64.2 35.6 10.6
1981 KCA MLB 465 54 133 10 7 1 32 18 42 34 8 .303 .335 .364 .062 .263 18.9 18.3 4.2
1982 KCA MLB 621 87 194 19 15 3 46 26 81 37 11 .332 .365 .431 .099 .295 37.7 31.8 7.4
1983 KCA MLB 611 90 159 22 8 2 33 33 75 59 8 .276 .316 .352 .076 .248 18.3 -0.0 1.9
1984 KCA MLB 588 81 163 24 9 2 44 39 56 47 5 .301 .350 .390 .089 .275 32.6 1.5 3.6
1985 KCA MLB 642 87 168 25 21 4 43 29 94 43 11 .278 .316 .408 .131 .264 20.7 -0.1 2.2
1986 KCA MLB 675 77 170 20 7 9 44 31 97 34 8 .269 .312 .366 .097 .245 12.0 10.3 2.3
1987 KCA MLB 653 97 170 18 15 4 30 32 88 59 11 .279 .320 .377 .098 .242 13.5 5.0 1.8
1988 KCA MLB 628 81 155 17 11 1 37 22 106 35 7 .262 .289 .333 .071 .232 7.6 2.1 1.1
1989 KCA MLB 423 58 97 17 7 3 43 27 78 24 6 .253 .300 .358 .104 .246 8.9 -0.4 0.9
1990 KCA MLB 345 49 89 13 3 2 42 30 57 24 6 .290 .354 .371 .081 .275 16.9 0.8 1.9
1991 OAK MLB 318 38 70 14 4 0 28 18 43 20 5 .238 .290 .313 .075 .220 -5.9 3.0 -0.3
1992 OAK MLB 437 38 107 15 5 0 37 35 65 28 8 .270 .329 .333 .063 .254 6.7 15.2 2.4
1993 CHN MLB 237 29 57 11 3 1 11 11 40 7 2 .258 .301 .348 .090 .240 4.0 -3.1 0.1
1994 CHN MLB 23 4 5 0 2 0 0 1 6 1 0 .238 .273 .429 .190 .214 -1.4 -0.3 -0.2

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

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BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: September 18, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-09-18
The Week in Quotes: March 3-9Morris Greenberg2014-03-10
The Week in Quotes: March 3-9Nick Wheatley-Schaller2014-03-10
The Week in Quotes: March 3-9Chris Mosch2014-03-10
The Lineup Card: 9 Forgotten Players from Defunct FranchisesBaseball Prospectus2011-09-08
Spitballing: Why When You Go MattersJeremy Greenhouse2011-08-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: I Saw 'em WhenJay Jaffe2011-02-02
B-Warned: Carl CrawfordBrandon Warne2010-11-24
You Can Blog It Up: Just in Time for HOF inductions, the Whitey Herzog All-StarsSteven Goldman2010-07-24
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Dusty Baker and the Johnny Oates AffairSteven Goldman2010-06-25
BP Unfiltered: This Week in Minor League History: June 7 - June 13Geoff Young2010-06-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: OddmentsChristina Kahrl2010-01-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Shorting OutJay Jaffe2009-11-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Trouble With SouthpawsJay Jaffe2009-11-01
You Could Look It Up: No Juice at Bailout FieldSteven Goldman2009-09-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Return of the RickeysJay Jaffe2009-07-28
Transaction Analysis: AL East and Central UpdatesChristina Kahrl2009-06-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Dempster-Diving and Going Coco for Coco CrispChristina Kahrl2008-11-20
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Saturday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-08-02
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: Royals and PhilliesRany Jazayerli2008-03-25
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: The Brewers and GiantsRany Jazayerli2008-03-12
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: For the Sake of CompletenessDan Fox2008-01-17
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Millstones and MilestonesJim Baker2007-07-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Dan LevittDavid Laurila2007-04-29
Who Will Rid Me of This Pestilent McCovey?: Pinch Running in the Last 50 YearsBrandon Isleib2007-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: Baseball's TrifectaDan Fox2006-09-28
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: Trouble in WrigleyvilleNate Silver2006-05-17
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Feels Like the First TimeJim Baker2005-10-21
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The Race to 258Joe Sheehan2004-08-30
This article requires BP Premium accessCan Of Corn: The Way We WereDayn Perry2004-08-25
Rogue's Gallery: The Most Efficient Base-Stealing Teams EverJim Baker2004-07-23
Teams: A Critical Guide: Mad About Beltran EditionSteven Goldman2004-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: 1984 Part III: GhostbustersSteven Goldman2004-02-19
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: 1984 Part I: Sparky Was WatchingSteven Goldman2004-02-17
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Fumbling in the DarkoJoe Sheehan2003-06-27
Doctoring Ichiro: More on the Mariners' SensationRany Jazayerli2001-05-18


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BP Roundtables

DateRoundtable NameComment
2009-10-28 17:00:002009 WS Game OneThree Royals, I think it was Willie Wilson, George Brett, and Dan Quisenberry, had those weird Ewing Kaufmann contracts which were like money, plus lifetime services, plus real estate equal to the state of Rhode Island. (Steven Goldman)