Bill Akers Stats

Bill Akers was born on Sunday, December 25, 1904, in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Akers was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 8, 1929, with the Detroit Tigers. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Bill Akers baseball stats page.

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Birth Name:
William G. Akers
Nickname:
Bump
Born On:
12-25-1904  (Capricorn)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Year of Death Data Died On:
04-13-1962 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Cemetery:
Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga, Tennessee
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
178
First Game:
09-08-1929 (Age 24)
Last Game:
07-27-1932
Draft:
Not Applicable
Bill Akers

Bill Akers Pitching Stats

G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
- - Did Not Pitch - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
Bill Akers

Bill Akers Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1929 25 Tigers 24 83 15 22 4 1 1 0 9 10 - 9 4 - 1 - .265 .351 .373
1930 26 Tigers 85 233 36 65 8 5 9 0 40 36 - 34 8 - 0 - .279 .375 .472
1931 27 Tigers 29 66 5 13 2 2 0 0 3 7 - 6 0 - 0 - .197 .274 .288
1932 28 Braves 36 93 8 24 3 1 1 0 17 10 - 15 2 - 0 - .258 .330 .344
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
4 Years 174 475 64 124 17 9 11 0 69 63 - 64 14 - 1 - .261 .349 .404
Bill Akers

Bill Akers Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1929 Tigers SS 24 24 577 107 4.5 100 43 57 7 13 n/a n/a n/a .935 4.68
1930 Tigers 3B 26 17 456 56 2.2 51 22 29 5 5 n/a n/a n/a .911 3.02
1930 Tigers SS 49 46 1,168 267 5.4 252 97 155 15 38 n/a n/a n/a .944 5.83
1931 Tigers 2B 2 0 6 3 1.5 2 2 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .667 9.00
1931 Tigers SS 21 16 413 92 4.4 86 44 42 6 8 n/a n/a n/a .935 5.62
1932 Braves 2B 5 0 15 7 1.4 7 5 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 12.60
1932 Braves 3B 21 21 471 55 2.6 51 16 35 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .927 2.92
1932 Braves SS 5 3 72 18 3.6 15 6 9 3 3 n/a n/a n/a .833 5.63
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
SS Totals 99 89 2,230 484 4.9 453 190 263 31 62 n/a n/a n/a .936 5.48
3B Totals 47 38 927 111 2.4 102 38 64 9 6 n/a n/a n/a .919 2.97
2B Totals 7 0 21 10 1.4 9 7 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .900 11.57
4 Years 153 127 3,178 605 4.0 564 235 329 41 68 n/a n/a n/a .932 4.79
Bill Akers

Bill Akers Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1929 Tigers 2 0 1.000 0 0 n/a 83.0 9.2 9.2 - - -
1930 Tigers 5 5 .500 5 5 n/a 25.9 6.9 5.8 - - -
1931 Tigers 0 1 .000 5 1 n/a 0.0 11.0 22.0 - - -
1932 Braves 0 - - 6 0 n/a 93.0 6.2 5.5 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
4 Years 7 6 .538 16 6 n/a 43.2 7.4 6.9 - - -
Bill Akers

Bill Akers Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1929 Detroit Tigers n/a $2,400.00 n/a -
1930 Detroit Tigers n/a $2,400.00 n/a -
1931 Detroit Tigers 7 $3,600.00 n/a -
1932 Boston Braves 6 Undetermined n/a -


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