Billy Alvord Stats

Billy Alvord was born on Monday, August 10, 1863, in St. Louis, Missouri. Alvord was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 30, 1885, with the St. Louis Maroons. 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 Billy Alvord baseball stats page.

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"Billy Alvord, the new manager of the Fort Waynes, is not only one of the most gentlemanly and exemplary ball players in the profession, but one of the best." - Sporting Life (June 4, 1892)

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Birth Name:
William Crawford Alvord
Nickname:
Billy or Uncle Bill
Born On:
08-10-1863  (Leo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
St. Louis, Missouri
Year of Death Data Died On:
04-07-1927 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
St. Petersburg, Florida
Cemetery:
Royal Palm Cemetery, St. Petersburg, Florida
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:
187
First Game:
04-30-1885 (Age 21)
Last Game:
07-08-1893
Draft:
Not Applicable

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Billy Alvord Pitching Stats

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Billy Alvord Hitting Stats

1885 22 Maroons 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 - - - - 0 - .000 .167 .000
1889 26 Blues 50 186 23 43 8 9 0 0 18 10 - 35 - - 0 - .231 .270 .371
1890 27 Maumees 116 495 69 135 13 16 2 0 52 22 - - - - 0 - .273 .304 .376
1891 28 Spiders 13 59 7 17 2 2 1 0 7 0 - 7 - - 1 - .288 .300 .441
1891 28 Senators 81 312 28 73 8 3 0 0 30 11 - 38 - - 0 - .234 .260 .279
1893 30 Spiders 3 12 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 - 1 - - 0 - .167 .167 .167
5 Years 265 1,069 129 270 31 30 3 0 109 44 - 81 - - 1 - .253 .283 .346

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Billy Alvord Fielding Stats

1885 Maroons 3B 2 - 6 7 3.5 5 4 1 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .714 22.50
1889 Blues 2B 8 - 24 56 7.0 48 20 28 8 4 n/a n/a n/a .857 54.00
1889 Blues 3B 34 34 54 146 4.3 128 34 94 18 8 n/a n/a n/a .877 64.00
1889 Blues SS 8 - 51 57 7.1 40 12 28 17 5 n/a n/a n/a .702 21.18
1890 Maumees 3B 116 - 201 522 4.5 455 203 252 67 13 n/a n/a n/a .872 61.12
1891 Spiders 3B 13 - 33 59 4.5 48 20 28 11 1 n/a n/a n/a .814 39.27
1891 Senators 3B 81 - 171 414 5.1 357 147 210 57 10 n/a n/a n/a .862 56.37
1893 Spiders 3B 3 - 3 8 2.7 7 5 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .875 63.00
3B Totals 249 34 468 1,156 4.6 1,000 413 587 156 32 n/a n/a n/a .865 57.69
SS Totals 8 0 51 57 7.1 40 12 28 17 5 n/a n/a n/a .702 21.18
2B Totals 8 0 24 56 7.0 48 20 28 8 4 n/a n/a n/a .857 54.00
5 Years 265 34 543 1,269 4.8 1,088 445 643 181 41 n/a n/a n/a .857 54.10

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Billy Alvord Miscellaneous Stats

1885 Maroons - - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1889 Blues 3 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.3 10.3 - - -
1890 Maumees 21 - - 0 0 n/a 247.5 0.0 9.5 - - -
1891 Spiders 0 - - 0 0 n/a 59.0 8.4 8.4 - - -
1891 Senators 3 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 8.2 10.4 - - -
1893 Spiders 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 12.0 6.0 - - -
5 Years 27 - - 0 0 n/a 356.3 13.2 9.8 - - -

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Billy Alvord Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1885 St. Louis Maroons n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1889 Kansas City Blues n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1890 Toledo Maumees n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1891 Cleveland Spiders n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1891 Washington Senators n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1893 Cleveland Spiders n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
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Did you know Billy Alvord appeared on the 1887-1890 N172 Old Judge Cigarette Baseball Card when he was playing for the 1889 Toledo Mud Hens (image below):

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Billy Alvord on a N172 1887-1890 Old Judge Cigarette Baseball Card

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