Bill Willing
Retired
Bill Willing
Birthdate:
Jan. 25, 1936 (51 y, 0 m, 14 d)
Position:
CF
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'0"/215
Entry:
1956 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 15, Team: Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
None
Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro None
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Greed Low
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Extremely Popular
Current Contract
Additional Info
No-Trade No

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
MAN - SBC
1971 35 45 162 142 28 7 0 4 25 17 16 24 4 1 0.197 0.284 0.615 0.2069 0.281 0.18
MAN - SBC
1970 34 85 326 297 89 17 3 7 35 38 22 43 5 3 0.300 0.344 0.792 0.3267 0.351 2.61
MAN - SBC
1969 33 77 317 287 72 14 3 6 30 47 24 35 4 1 0.251 0.310 0.693 0.2651 0.309 1.05
MAN - SBC
1968 32 126 553 504 147 28 2 17 74 75 36 56 19 6 0.292 0.338 0.795 0.2995 0.352 4.60
MAN - SBC
1967 31 105 478 418 134 27 5 7 53 55 42 68 11 4 0.321 0.386 0.846 0.3681 0.377 3.50
MAN - SBC
1966 30 87 369 336 111 21 2 8 40 53 23 40 13 4 0.330 0.373 0.849 0.3576 0.376 3.17
MAN - SBC
1965 29 126 561 496 143 24 0 14 64 77 51 73 17 2 0.288 0.353 0.775 0.3123 0.351 3.74
MAN - SBC
1964 28 95 436 391 114 16 6 9 72 57 37 55 17 3 0.292 0.349 0.782 0.3153 0.347 3.45
MAN - SBC
1963 27 127 574 511 162 40 3 13 109 87 52 63 17 6 0.317 0.380 0.863 0.3371 0.378 5.03
MAN - SBC
1962 26 126 562 493 163 29 1 14 99 89 62 86 12 4 0.331 0.404 0.883 0.3744 0.384 4.74
MAN - SBC
1961 25 99 428 365 116 23 5 9 45 68 55 43 18 6 0.318 0.403 0.886 0.3375 0.386 3.56
MAN - SBC
1960 24 126 576 511 152 31 5 10 60 69 51 74 12 8 0.298 0.360 0.797 0.3287 0.355 4.01
MAN - SBC
1959 23 128 588 529 161 23 2 19 65 91 49 76 16 9 0.304 0.364 0.828 0.3272 0.368 4.77
MAN - SBC
1958 22 127 518 469 158 31 2 9 62 56 39 73 28 12 0.337 0.390 0.859 0.3801 0.384 5.89
MAN - SBC
1957 21 44 164 149 42 7 2 2 12 16 14 38 5 2 0.282 0.344 0.740 0.3670 0.330 1.03
Total - SBC
SBC
1523 6612 5898 1792 338 41 148 845 895 573 847 198 71 0.304 0.365 0.815 0.3319 0.362 51.33

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
Dee Why - RES
DY - RES
1957 21 46 205 182 65 19 1 5 34 41 19 34 11 4 0.357 0.414 0.969 0.4138 0.419 2.04
NAR - YL
1956 20 90 381 333 93 15 5 5 50 45 34 101 14 4 0.279 0.355 0.754 0.3810 0.356 2.61
None - None
None - None
1956 20 55 275 252 81 11 5 7 45 72 20 27 37 3 0.321 0.372 0.860 0.3379 0.382 1.34
Total - ??
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55 275 252 81 11 5 7 45 72 20 27 37 3 0.321 0.372 0.860 0.3379 0.382 1.34
Total - AAA
AAA
46 205 182 65 19 1 5 34 41 19 34 11 4 0.357 0.414 0.969 0.4138 0.419 2.04
Total - AA
AA
90 381 333 93 15 5 5 50 45 34 101 14 4 0.279 0.355 0.754 0.3810 0.356 2.61

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
MAN - SBC
1971 CF 45 353.0 98 8 3 0.973 2.703 0.995 -0.46
MAN - SBC
1970 CF 85 705.0 255 5 6 0.977 3.319 1.033 6.31
MAN - SBC
1969 CF 77 669.0 255 8 2 0.993 3.538 1.007 0.95
MAN - SBC
1968 CF 126 1085.1 420 5 2 0.995 3.524 1.033 9.88
MAN - SBC
1967 CF 105 938.1 201 6 2 0.990 1.985 0.997 -0.41
MAN - SBC
1966 CF 85 711.0 140 8 2 0.987 1.873 1.030 3.00
MAN - SBC
1965 CF 126 1086.1 252 11 6 0.978 2.179 1.016 3.07
MAN - SBC
1964 CF 95 858.1 239 9 3 0.988 2.600 1.033 5.77
MAN - SBC
1963 CF 127 1110.0 317 6 2 0.994 2.619 1.026 5.76
MAN - SBC
1962 CF 126 1099.2 257 8 5 0.982 2.169 1.012 2.37
MAN - SBC
1961 CF 99 837.0 245 7 4 0.984 2.710 1.005 1.02
MAN - SBC
1960 CF 126 1103.2 275 3 6 0.979 2.267 1.034 6.88
MAN - SBC
1960 RF 1 6.0 2 0 0 1.000 3.000 1.041 0.06
MAN - SBC
1959 LF 3 4.1 2 0 0 1.000 4.154 0.680 -0.70
MAN - SBC
1959 CF 128 1128.0 285 10 5 0.983 2.354 1.059 11.49
MAN - SBC
1958 CF 122 1061.2 284 10 4 0.987 2.492 1.077 14.46
MAN - SBC
1957 LF 1 7.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.286 1.032 0.02
MAN - SBC
1957 CF 36 302.0 83 3 2 0.977 2.563 1.074 4.21
MAN - SBC
1957 RF 7 36.2 4 0 0 1.000 0.982 1.033 0.10
Total LF 4 11.1 3 0 0 -0.67
Total CF 1508 13048.1 3606 107 54 74.31
Total RF 8 42.2 6 0 0 0.16

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Dee Why - RES
DY - RES
1957 CF 46 396.2 118 4 5 0.961 2.768 1.083 5.47
NAR - YL
1956 CF 90 764.1 205 9 3 0.986 2.520 1.060 8.64
Total CF 136 1161.0 323 13 8 14.10
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1968 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1967 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1965 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1962 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1959 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1958 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
Gold Glove 1957 - CF Narrabeen (YL)
Player of the Week Nov 16, 1964 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
Jan 20, 1964 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink8
Grey Ink81
Similar Players (CF)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1959 SBC 128 1
1960 SBC 126 1
1962 SBC 126 1
1963 SBC 127 1
1965 SBC 126 1
1968 SBC 126 1
Year Lg PA Rank
1959 SBC 588 4
1960 SBC 576 8
1962 SBC 562 9
1963 SBC 574 5
1965 SBC 561 8
Year Lg AB Rank
1959 SBC 529 4
1960 SBC 511 7
1963 SBC 511 4
1965 SBC 496 9
1968 SBC 504 9
Year Lg Hits Rank
1958 SBC 158 7
1959 SBC 161 7
1960 SBC 152 8
1962 SBC 163 5
1963 SBC 162 6
Year Lg TB Rank
1959 SBC 245 10
1963 SBC 247 10
Year Lg 2B Rank
1958 SBC 31 6
1962 SBC 29 9
1963 SBC 40 1
Year Lg 3B Rank
1960 SBC 5 4
1961 SBC 5 8
1964 SBC 6 5
1967 SBC 5 8
Year Lg SB Rank
1958 SBC 28 3
1959 SBC 16 10
1968 SBC 19 10
Year Lg RBI Rank
1962 SBC 99 6
1963 SBC 109 3
Year Lg R Rank
1959 SBC 91 9
1962 SBC 89 7
1963 SBC 87 8
Year Lg IBB Rank
1961 SBC 13 5
1962 SBC 16 1
Year Lg SH Rank
1966 SBC 10 10
1967 SBC 11 10
Year Lg SF Rank
1958 SBC 5 10
1963 SBC 7 3
1964 SBC 6 5
Year Lg XBH Rank
1963 SBC 56 5
Year Lg Avg Rank
1958 SBC 0.337 5
1962 SBC 0.331 4
1963 SBC 0.317 10
1967 SBC 0.321 6
Year Lg OBP Rank
1962 SBC 0.404 4
1967 SBC 0.386 10
Year Lg G Rank
1959 SBC 128 1
1960 SBC 126 1
1962 SBC 126 1
1963 SBC 127 1
1965 SBC 126 1
1968 SBC 126 1
Year Lg WAR Rank
1958 SBC 5.9 4
1959 SBC 4.8 8
1962 SBC 4.7 10
1963 SBC 5.0 7
1968 SBC 4.6 8