Bill Butland Stats

Bill Butland was born on Friday, March 22, 1918, in Terre Haute, Indiana. Butland was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on May 29, 1940, with the Boston Red Sox. 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 Butland baseball stats page.

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Birth Name:
Wilburn Rue Butland
Nickname:
Bill
Born On:
03-22-1918  (Aries)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Terre Haute, Indiana
Year of Death Data Died On:
09-19-1997 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Terre Haute, Indiana
Cemetery:
Roselawn Memorial Park, Terre Haute, Indiana
High School:
Terre Haute High School (Terre Haute, IN)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
6-05
Player Weight Chart Weight:
185
First Game:
05-29-1940 (Age 22)
Last Game:
05-10-1947
Draft:
Not Applicable
Bill Butland

Bill Butland 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
1940 22 Red Sox 3 3 0 1 2 .333 5.57 1 0 0 21.0 99 27 13 13 0 10 - 5 0 0 0 -
1942 24 Red Sox 23 10 6 7 1 .875 2.51 6 2 1 111.1 453 85 31 35 8 33 - 46 2 3 0 -
1946 28 Red Sox 5 2 0 1 0 1.000 11.02 0 0 0 16.1 81 23 20 20 3 13 - 10 0 0 0 -
1947 29 Red Sox 1 0 0 0 0 .000 4.50 0 0 0 2.0 9 3 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
4 Years 32 15 6 9 3 .750 3.88 7 2 1 150.2 642 138 65 69 11 56 - 62 2 3 0 -
Bill Butland

Bill Butland Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1940 22 Red Sox 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 3 1 - 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1942 24 Red Sox 23 28 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 7 - 12 2 - 0 1 .036 .229 .036
1946 28 Red Sox 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 - 1 0 - 0 0 .250 .250 .250
1947 29 Red Sox 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 .000 .000 .000
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
4 Years 32 39 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 7 - 16 3 - 0 1 .051 .196 .051
Bill Butland

Bill Butland Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1940 Red Sox P 3 3 63 8 2.7 8 1 7 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.43
1942 Red Sox P 23 10 334 34 1.5 34 14 20 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.75
1946 Red Sox P 5 2 49 4 0.8 4 0 4 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.20
1947 Red Sox P 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
P Totals 32 15 452 46 1.4 46 15 31 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.75
4 Years 32 15 452 46 1.4 46 15 31 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.75
Bill Butland

Bill Butland Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1940 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.3 0.0 0.50 2.14 4.29
1942 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.3 28.0 1.39 3.72 2.67
1946 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 4.0 2.0 0.77 5.51 7.16
1947 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.00 4.50 0.00
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
4 Years 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.4 13.0 1.11 3.70 3.35
Bill Butland

Bill Butland Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1940 Boston Red Sox 28 Undetermined - -
1942 Boston Red Sox 24 Undetermined - -
1946 Boston Red Sox 28 Undetermined - -
1947 Boston Red Sox 27 Undetermined - -


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