William Naismith
Geelong Cats (ML)
William Naismith
Birthdate:
Feb. 19, 1959 (28 y, 0 m, 17 d)
Position:
CF
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'1"/195
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$17.3k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
0 years, 157 days

1986 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
42 80 22 5 2 2 8 9 1 13 0 0 0.275 0.306 0.768 0.330 0.303 112 0.34 -1.47

1986 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
CF 31 173.2 56 4 0 1.0000 0.9629 -1.468
Current Status
MLB Service Time 0 years, 157 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 10 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Low
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
1986 $17.3k ($549 left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 5 3 2 7
vs R 5 5 4 2 8
vs L 4 4 3 2 7
Potential 5 5 3 2 7
Fielding C IF OF
Range 6 7
Error 4 9
Arm 1 4 7
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Left Field 2
Center Field 4
Right Field 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 7
Stealing 10
Running 5
Sac Bunt 2
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 1 2 1
vs R 1 2 1
vs L 1 2 1
Potential 1 2 1
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 46%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1986-12-14
LF defense decreased from 3 to 2
1986-10-05
RF defense increased from 3 to 5
1986-09-08
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1986-08-04
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
1986-07-17
RF defense decreased from 4 to 3
1986-04-14
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 44% to 46%
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Unknown
1986-03-13
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1986-03-09
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
1986-01-05
Sac Bunt decreased from 3 to 2
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
RF defense increased from 3 to 4
1985-10-27
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 188 to 192
1985-04-11
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1985-03-31
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1985-03-13
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1985-03-03
LF defense decreased from 4 to 3
1985-01-27
Weight decreased from 187 to 186
1985-01-20
LF defense increased from 3 to 4
1985-01-06
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 7 to 8
Avoid Ks increased from 7 to 8
Bunt for Hit increased from 2 to 3
1984-08-22
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1984-07-17
Power Potential increased from 3 to 4
Power increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 7 to 8
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 7
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
Outfield Range decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1984-04-17
Speed increased from 8 to 9
Weight decreased from 186 to 185
1984-03-04
LF defense decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1984-02-19
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
CF defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1984-01-29
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1984-01-01
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Infield Range decreased from 7 to 6
1983-12-25
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1983-09-05
Stealing increased from 9 to 10
1983-08-03
Weight increased from 181 to 182
1983-07-29
Weight increased from 180 to 181
1983-07-17
CF defense decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 178 to 180
1983-04-09
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Movement decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 3 to 2
1983-04-05
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1983-02-13
Weight increased from 177 to 178
1983-01-02
Power Potential decreased from 4 to 3
1982-11-21
Weight increased from 176 to 177
1982-08-04
Weight increased from 175 to 176
1982-04-01
Weight increased from 174 to 175
1982-01-03
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Eye Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Eye decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Outfield Range decreased from 9 to 8
RF defense decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 172 to 174
1981-10-04
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 8 to 9
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
Speed increased from 8 to 9
Stealing increased from 8 to 9
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 170 to 172
1981-01-18
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
Power vs L increased from 1 to 2
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
Baserunning increased from 4 to 5
Outfield Error increased from 8 to 9
CF defense increased from 6 to 7
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Movement decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs L decreased from 4 to 3
GB% decreased from 46% to 44%
1980-03-16
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 5
Infield Arm decreased from 5 to 4
Outfield Error increased from 7 to 8
RF defense increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Control decreased from 2 to 1
Control vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Control vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 168 to 170
1979-11-04
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
CF defense increased from 5 to 6
1979-02-11
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Power increased from 1 to 2
Power vs R increased from 1 to 2
Eye vs L increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Speed increased from 7 to 8
Infield Arm increased from 4 to 5
Outfield Range increased from 8 to 9
Outfield Error increased from 6 to 7
Outfield Arm increased from 6 to 7
Catcher Ability decreased from 2 to 1
1978-10-08
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Power Potential increased from 3 to 4
Eye increased from 1 to 2
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
Infield Error increased from 3 to 4
LF defense increased from 3 to 4
CF defense increased from 3 to 5
RF defense increased from 2 to 3
Movement Potential increased from 3 to 4
Movement increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 44% to 46%
Weight increased from 165 to 168
Height increased from 185 to 186
1977-09-06
Gap Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 1 to 2
Sac Bunt increased from 2 to 3
Infield Range increased from 6 to 7
Outfield Range increased from 7 to 8
LF defense increased from 2 to 3
CF defense increased from 2 to 3
Control Potential increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 164 to 165
1977-04-05
Power Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Eye Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Error increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 165 to 164
1977-01-02
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Gap Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Power decreased from 2 to 1
Power vs R decreased from 2 to 1
LF defense increased from 1 to 2
CF defense increased from 1 to 2
RF defense increased from 1 to 2
1976-09-07
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Speed increased from 6 to 7
Baserunning increased from 3 to 4
Stamina decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 164 to 165

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
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 27 42 85 80 22 5 2 2 8 9 1 13 0 0 0.275 0.306 0.768 0.3030 0.330 0.34
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 26 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.02
Total - VBL
VBL
45 86 81 22 5 2 2 8 9 1 13 0 0 0.272 0.302 0.759 0.2985 0.326 0.32

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
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1985 26 63 296 279 88 14 3 8 35 42 11 29 15 1 0.315 0.345 0.818 0.3265 0.356 1.86
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1984 25 73 289 278 97 16 5 10 50 50 8 35 13 6 0.349 0.374 0.924 0.3734 0.398 2.15
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1983 24 72 273 252 67 10 3 8 30 27 17 41 12 2 0.266 0.311 0.736 0.2864 0.316 1.14
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1982 23 39 154 146 50 13 1 2 29 15 4 24 7 0 0.343 0.364 0.850 0.3934 0.370 0.86
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1981 22 84 330 316 95 18 0 5 37 28 12 47 2 8 0.301 0.330 0.735 0.3409 0.324 0.81
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1980 21 82 317 290 69 16 5 5 28 38 26 61 6 0 0.238 0.300 0.679 0.2844 0.293 0.60
PTA - ADL
1980 21 2 9 6 2 0 0 0 1 3 3 2 0 0 0.333 0.556 0.889 0.5000 0.450 0.22
PTA - ADL
1979 20 61 218 197 58 8 2 2 28 22 16 50 11 2 0.294 0.358 0.744 0.3836 0.337 1.14
PAD - YL
1977 18 4 5 5 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.400 0.400 0.800 0.5000 0.369 0.02
Total - AAA
AAA
413 1659 1561 466 87 17 38 209 200 78 237 55 17 0.299 0.335 0.784 0.3305 0.340 7.43
Total - AA
AA
67 232 208 62 8 2 2 30 25 19 53 11 2 0.298 0.366 0.751 0.3896 0.342 1.38

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 CF 31 173.2 56 4 0 1.000 3.109 0.963 -1.47
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 CF 3 3.0 2 0 0 1.000 6.000 1.048 0.06
Total CF 34 176.2 58 4 0 -1.41

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1985 CF 59 518.1 178 10 0 1.000 3.264 1.000 1.36
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1985 RF 5 41.0 8 1 0 1.000 1.976 0.987 -0.14
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1984 LF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1984 CF 62 504.0 172 4 0 1.000 3.143 0.991 0.46
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1984 RF 3 26.0 5 0 0 1.000 1.731 1.003 0.24
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1983 LF 1 0.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1983 CF 67 592.1 198 11 2 0.991 3.176 1.020 6.53
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1982 CF 38 311.1 72 10 1 0.988 2.370 0.986 -0.87
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1981 CF 83 707.1 197 15 0 1.000 2.698 1.050 6.13
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1980 CF 82 716.1 168 21 1 0.995 2.375 1.068 7.35
PTA - ADL
1980 CF 2 18.0 5 0 0 1.000 2.500 1.305 0.99
PTA - ADL
1979 CF 56 447.0 95 7 2 0.981 2.054 1.009 0.63
PAD - YL
1977 LF 1 9.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
PAD - YL
1977 CF 3 4.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Total LF 3 10.1 0 0 0 0.00
Total CF 452 3819.0 1085 78 6 22.58
Total RF 8 67.0 13 1 0 0.10

Victorian Baseball League Hitting Log

Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
March 6, 1987
Mar 6
SML 4 - 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.09
Feb. 28, 1987
Feb 28
@STK 8 - 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.09
Feb. 22, 1987
Feb 22
MEL 8 - 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Feb. 20, 1987
Feb 20
MEL 7 - 8 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.09
Feb. 19, 1987
Feb 19
ESS 10 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.01
Feb. 15, 1987
Feb 15
STK 0 - 7 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Feb. 14, 1987
Feb 14
STK 4 - 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Feb. 11, 1987
Feb 11
@MEL 4 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Feb. 7, 1987
Feb 7
CRL 9 - 2 3 2 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.09
Feb. 6, 1987
Feb 6
CRL 3 - 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Feb. 2, 1987
Feb 2
@NML 4 - 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Feb. 1, 1987
Feb 1
@NML 3 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 31, 1987
Jan 31
@NML 0 - 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Jan. 24, 1987
Jan 24
@ESS 7 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 22, 1987
Jan 22
STK 2 - 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.02
Jan. 14, 1987
Jan 14
@NML 8 - 7 5 1 2 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.35
Jan. 10, 1987
Jan 10
@CRL 3 - 12 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 6, 1987
Jan 6
SML 2 - 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Dec. 24, 1986
Dec 24
COL 3 - 4 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.04
Dec. 22, 1986
Dec 22
@ESS 1 - 9 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 15, 1986
Dec 15
@CRL 5 - 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Dec. 11, 1986
Dec 11
@NML 2 - 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Dec. 6, 1986
Dec 6
MEL 6 - 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 30, 1986
Nov 30
@SML 2 - 3 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Nov. 23, 1986
Nov 23
COL 4 - 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.01
Nov. 16, 1986
Nov 16
CRL 0 - 3 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Nov. 13, 1986
Nov 13
@SML 5 - 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Nov. 9, 1986
Nov 9
@STK 4 - 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Nov. 8, 1986
Nov 8
@STK 3 - 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.02
Nov. 6, 1986
Nov 6
ESS 6 - 5 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.28
Nov. 4, 1986
Nov 4
ESS 5 - 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Nov. 1, 1986
Nov 1
MEL 5 - 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.02
Oct. 31, 1986
Oct 31
CRL 0 - 10 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Oct. 27, 1986
Oct 27
NML 2 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 25, 1986
Oct 25
NML 8 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 24, 1986
Oct 24
@COL 3 - 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Oct. 23, 1986
Oct 23
@COL 8 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 20, 1986
Oct 20
@STK 3 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 18, 1986
Oct 18
@STK 5 - 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Oct. 13, 1986
Oct 13
@ESS 4 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 12, 1986
Oct 12
@ESS 2 - 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 7, 1986
Oct 7
SML 1 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Gold Glove 1984 - CF Coburg (SBL)
1982 - CF Coburg (SBL)
1981 - CF Coburg (SBL)
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