Bill Geiss Stats

Bill Geiss was born on Thursday, July 15, 1858, in Chicago, Illinois. Geiss was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on July 19, 1882, with the Baltimore Orioles. 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 Geiss baseball stats page.

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Birth Name:
William J. Geiss
Nickname:
Bill
Born On:
07-15-1858  (Cancer)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Chicago, Illinois
Year of Death Data Died On:
09-18-1924 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Chicago, Illinois
Cemetery:
St. Boniface Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-10
Player Weight Chart Weight:
164
First Game:
07-19-1882 (Age 24)
Last Game:
08-13-1884
Draft:
Not Applicable
Bill Geiss

Bill Geiss 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
1882 24 Orioles 13 13 0 4 9 .308 4.80 10 1 0 95.2 0 84 51 73 2 22 - 10 0 0 0 -
1884 26 Wolverines 1 0 1 0 0 .000 14.40 0 0 0 5.0 35 14 8 16 0 2 - 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
2 Years 14 13 1 4 9 .308 5.27 10 1 0 100.2 35 98 59 89 2 24 - 11 0 0 0 -
Bill Geiss

Bill Geiss Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1882 24 Orioles 13 41 2 6 0 1 0 0 2 1 - - - - 0 - .146 .167 .195
1884 26 Wolverines 75 283 22 50 11 4 2 0 16 6 - - - - 0 - .177 .194 .265
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
2 Years 88 324 24 56 11 5 2 0 18 7 - - - - 0 - .173 .190 .256
Bill Geiss

Bill Geiss Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1882 Orioles OF 4 - - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1882 Orioles P 13 13 287 42 3.2 31 8 23 11 0 n/a n/a n/a .738 2.92
1884 Wolverines 1B 1 - - 12 12.0 12 12 0 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1884 Wolverines 2B 73 - - 472 6.5 407 190 217 65 27 n/a n/a n/a .862 0.00
1884 Wolverines P 1 0 15 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.80
1884 Wolverines RF 1 - - 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
2B Totals 73 0 0 472 6.5 407 190 217 65 27 n/a n/a n/a .862 0.00
P Totals 14 13 302 43 3.1 32 8 24 11 0 n/a n/a n/a .744 2.86
OF Totals 4 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
RF Totals 1 0 0 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1B Totals 1 0 0 12 12.0 12 12 0 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
2 Years 93 13 302 528 5.7 452 211 241 76 28 n/a n/a n/a .856 40.41
Bill Geiss

Bill Geiss Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1882 Orioles - - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 20.5 0.45 0.94 2.07
1884 Wolverines - - - 0 0 n/a 141.5 0.0 17.7 0.50 1.80 3.60
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
2 Years - - - 0 0 n/a 162.0 0.0 18.0 0.46 0.98 2.15
Bill Geiss

Bill Geiss Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1882 Baltimore Orioles n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1884 Detroit Wolverines n/a Undetermined n/a n/a


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