Bill Almon Stats

Bill Almon was born on Friday, November 21, 1952, in Providence, Rhode Island. Almon was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 2, 1974, with the San Diego Padres. 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 Almon baseball stats page.

"Bill Almon was the first player taken in the 1974 draft by San Diego. He made the rest of the country take notice of our little corner of the world we call Rhode Island. You did us proud Bill." - Author / Poet Dan D'Alessio (September 29, 2004)
Bill Almon

Bill Almon Autograph on a 1981 Fleer (#332)
Bill Almon Autograph on a 1981 Fleer (#332)

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Birth Name:
William Francis Almon
Nickname:
Bill
Born On:
11-21-1952  (Scorpio)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Providence, Rhode Island
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Veterans Memorial High School (Warwick, RI)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-03
Player Weight Chart Weight:
190
First Game:
09-02-1974 (Age 21)
Last Game:
06-14-1988
Draft:
1974 : 1st Round (1st)
Bill Almon

Bill Almon 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 Almon

Bill Almon Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1974 22 Padres 16 38 4 12 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 9 0 0 0 0 .316 .350 .342
1975 23 Padres 6 10 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .400
1976 24 Padres 14 57 6 14 3 0 1 0 6 2 0 9 1 0 0 0 .246 .271 .351
1977 25 Padres 155 613 75 160 18 11 2 0 43 37 1 114 20 0 0 14 .261 .303 .336
1978 26 Padres 138 405 39 102 19 2 0 0 21 33 10 74 3 1 0 6 .252 .308 .309
1979 27 Padres 100 198 20 45 3 0 1 0 8 21 7 48 5 2 0 1 .227 .299 .258
1980 28 Expos 18 38 2 10 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 5 0 1 0 2 .263 .275 .342
1980 28 Mets 48 112 13 19 3 2 0 0 4 8 1 27 0 0 0 0 .170 .225 .232
1981 29 White Sox 103 349 46 105 10 2 4 0 41 21 0 60 2 3 2 4 .301 .341 .375
1982 30 White Sox 111 308 40 79 10 4 4 0 26 25 0 49 1 1 1 4 .256 .313 .354
1983 31 Athletics 143 451 45 120 29 1 4 0 63 26 3 67 5 11 2 8 .266 .302 .361
1984 32 Athletics 106 211 24 47 11 0 7 0 16 10 0 42 0 4 0 3 .223 .253 .374
1985 33 Pirates 88 244 33 66 17 0 6 2 29 22 0 61 4 3 1 6 .270 .330 .414
1986 34 Pirates 102 196 29 43 7 2 7 0 27 30 2 38 1 3 0 5 .219 .319 .383
1987 35 Pirates 19 20 5 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 .200 .238 .250
1987 35 Mets 49 54 8 13 3 0 0 0 4 8 0 16 0 0 0 0 .241 .339 .296
1988 36 Phillies 20 26 1 3 2 0 0 0 1 3 0 11 2 0 0 0 .115 .207 .192
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
15 Years 1,236 3,330 390 846 138 25 36 2 296 250 24 636 44 29 6 53 .254 .305 .343
Bill Almon

Bill Almon Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1974 Padres SS 14 12 291 47 3.4 43 13 30 4 4 n/a n/a n/a .915 3.99
1975 Padres SS 2 2 60 11 5.5 11 6 5 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.95
1976 Padres SS 14 13 334 78 5.6 75 23 52 3 8 n/a n/a n/a .962 6.06
1977 Padres SS 155 155 4,034 882 5.7 841 303 538 41 87 n/a n/a n/a .954 5.63
1978 Padres 2B 7 6 161 33 4.7 32 21 11 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .970 5.37
1978 Padres 3B 114 99 2,648 314 2.8 293 72 221 21 20 n/a n/a n/a .933 2.99
1978 Padres SS 15 4 164 33 2.2 32 9 23 1 4 n/a n/a n/a .970 5.27
1979 Padres 2B 61 49 1,302 270 4.4 266 116 150 4 37 n/a n/a n/a .985 5.52
1979 Padres CF 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1979 Padres SS 25 8 327 72 2.9 69 26 43 3 11 n/a n/a n/a .958 5.70
1980 Expos 2B 1 0 12 4 4.0 3 1 2 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .750 6.75
1980 Expos SS 12 7 234 45 3.8 41 17 24 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .911 4.73
1980 Mets 2B 18 13 345 83 4.6 79 31 48 4 9 n/a n/a n/a .952 6.18
1980 Mets 3B 9 0 42 3 0.3 3 0 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.93
1980 Mets SS 22 17 468 90 4.1 87 30 57 3 14 n/a n/a n/a .967 5.02
1981 White Sox SS 103 102 2,682 547 5.3 530 190 340 17 78 n/a n/a n/a .969 5.34
1982 White Sox 3B 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1982 White Sox SS 108 85 2,359 507 4.7 481 164 317 26 72 n/a n/a n/a .949 5.51
1983 Athletics 1B 38 23 664 230 6.1 229 208 21 1 14 n/a n/a n/a .996 9.31
1983 Athletics 2B 5 0 30 5 1.0 5 1 4 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
1983 Athletics 3B 40 35 901 101 2.5 92 34 58 9 5 n/a n/a n/a .911 2.76
1983 Athletics CF 1 0 9 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.00
1983 Athletics LF 9 5 138 6 0.7 6 6 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.17
1983 Athletics RF 14 8 228 27 1.9 26 26 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .963 3.08
1983 Athletics SS 52 36 903 153 2.9 144 51 93 9 14 n/a n/a n/a .941 4.31
1984 Athletics 1B 44 22 633 199 4.5 197 184 13 2 18 n/a n/a n/a .990 8.40
1984 Athletics 3B 4 0 24 1 0.3 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.13
1984 Athletics C 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
1984 Athletics CF 1 0 6 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
1984 Athletics LF 33 19 597 49 1.5 49 49 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.22
1984 Athletics RF 17 9 259 21 1.2 21 20 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.19
1984 Athletics SS 1 0 9 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.00
1985 Pirates 1B 7 3 74 28 4.0 26 25 1 2 3 n/a n/a n/a .929 9.49
1985 Pirates 3B 7 4 111 7 1.0 6 2 4 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .857 1.46
1985 Pirates CF 6 2 63 6 1.0 6 5 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.57
1985 Pirates LF 26 21 444 25 1.0 25 24 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.52
1985 Pirates SS 43 31 920 153 3.6 151 50 101 2 19 n/a n/a n/a .987 4.43
1986 Pirates 1B 4 0 21 13 3.3 12 10 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .923 15.43
1986 Pirates 3B 28 12 385 38 1.4 35 9 26 3 3 n/a n/a n/a .921 2.45
1986 Pirates LF 53 27 786 55 1.0 55 50 5 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.89
1986 Pirates RF 2 1 15 3 1.5 2 2 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .667 3.60
1986 Pirates SS 19 1 125 23 1.2 20 8 12 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .870 4.32
1987 Pirates 3B 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1987 Pirates LF 2 0 15 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1987 Pirates SS 4 3 78 18 4.5 17 9 8 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .944 5.88
1987 Mets 1B 2 0 9 5 2.5 5 5 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 15.00
1987 Mets 2B 10 1 89 12 1.2 11 4 7 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .917 3.34
1987 Mets RF 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1987 Mets SS 22 4 214 36 1.6 35 8 27 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .972 4.42
1988 Phillies 1B 1 1 24 12 12.0 12 12 0 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 13.50
1988 Phillies 3B 9 3 116 18 2.0 17 4 13 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .944 3.96
1988 Phillies SS 5 0 36 7 1.4 6 4 2 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .857 4.50
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
SS Totals 616 480 13,238 2,703 4.4 2,584 911 1,673 119 320 n/a n/a n/a .956 5.27
3B Totals 213 153 4,236 482 2.3 447 122 325 35 28 n/a n/a n/a .927 2.85
LF Totals 123 72 1,980 135 1.1 135 129 6 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.84
2B Totals 102 69 1,939 407 4.0 396 174 222 11 50 n/a n/a n/a .973 5.51
1B Totals 96 49 1,425 487 5.1 481 444 37 6 36 n/a n/a n/a .988 9.11
RF Totals 34 18 505 51 1.5 49 48 1 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .961 2.62
CF Totals 9 2 81 8 0.9 8 7 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.67
C Totals 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
15 Years 1,194 843 23,407 4,273 3.6 4,100 1,835 2,265 173 434 0 0 0 .960 4.73
Bill Almon

Bill Almon Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1974 Padres 1 0 1.000 0 2 n/a 0.0 4.2 12.7 - - -
1975 Padres 0 0 .000 1 3 n/a 0.0 10.0 0.0 - - -
1976 Padres 3 1 .750 0 0 n/a 57.0 6.3 9.5 - - -
1977 Padres 20 9 .690 0 0 n/a 306.5 5.4 14.3 - - -
1978 Padres 17 5 .773 5 15 n/a 0.0 5.5 19.3 - - -
1979 Padres 6 5 .545 4 23 n/a 198.0 4.1 24.8 - - -
1980 Expos 0 0 .000 3 3 n/a 0.0 7.6 12.7 - - -
1980 Mets 2 0 1.000 1 4 n/a 0.0 4.1 28.0 - - -
1981 White Sox 16 6 .727 0 0 0 87.3 5.8 8.5 - - -
1982 White Sox 10 8 .556 2 8 1 77.0 6.3 11.8 - - -
1983 Athletics 26 8 .765 20 3 4 112.8 6.7 7.2 - - -
1984 Athletics 5 7 .417 20 21 12 30.1 5.0 13.2 - - -
1985 Pirates 10 7 .588 15 6 n/a 40.7 4.0 8.4 - - -
1986 Pirates 11 4 .733 30 11 n/a 28.0 5.2 7.3 - - -
1987 Pirates 0 0 .000 8 5 n/a 0.0 4.0 20.0 - - -
1987 Mets 1 0 1.000 18 4 n/a 0.0 3.4 13.5 - - -
1988 Phillies 0 0 .000 6 2 n/a 0.0 2.4 26.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
15 Years 128 60 .681 133 110 17 92.5 5.2 11.3 - - -
Bill Almon

Bill Almon Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1974 San Diego Padres 6 $15,000.00 - -
1975 San Diego Padres 5 $16,000.00 - -
1976 San Diego Padres 6 $19,000.00 - -
1977 San Diego Padres 6 $30,000.00 - -
1978 San Diego Padres 6 Undetermined - -
1979 San Diego Padres 6 Undetermined - -
1980 Montreal Expos 6 Undetermined - -
1980 New York Mets 25 Undetermined - -
1981 Chicago White Sox 34 Undetermined - -
1982 Chicago White Sox 34 Undetermined - -
1983 Oakland Athletics 34 Undetermined - -
1984 Oakland Athletics 34 Undetermined - -
1985 Pittsburgh Pirates 12 $255,000.00 - -
1986 Pittsburgh Pirates 12 $260,000.00 - -
1987 Pittsburgh Pirates 12 $250,000.00 - -
1987 New York Mets 2 Undetermined - -
1988 Philadelphia Phillies 15 $250,000.00 - -


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