Billy Hitchcock Stats

Billy Hitchcock was born on Monday, July 31, 1916, in Inverness, Alabama. Hitchcock was 25 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 14, 1942, 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 Billy Hitchcock baseball stats page.

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Billy Hitchcock

Billy Hitchcock Autograph on a 1991 Topps Archives Baseball Card (#17 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1991top05' title='1991 Topps Archives Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)

Billy Hitchcock Autograph on a 1991 Topps Archives Baseball Card (#17 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
William Clyde Hitchcock
Nickname:
Billy
Born On:
07-31-1916  (Leo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Inverness, Alabama
Year of Death Data Died On:
04-09-2006 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Opelika, Alabama
Cemetery:
Rosemere Cemetery, Opelika, Alabama
High School:
Union Springs High School (Union Springs, AL)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
Player Weight Chart Weight:
185
First Game:
04-14-1942 (Age 25)
Last Game:
08-27-1953
Draft:
Not Applicable

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Billy Hitchcock Pitching Stats

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Billy Hitchcock Hitting Stats

1942 26 Tigers 85 280 27 59 8 1 0 0 29 26 - 21 3 - 1 8 .211 .280 .246
1946 30 Tigers 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 0 0 - 0 0 .000 .250 .000
1946 30 Senators 98 354 27 75 8 3 0 0 25 26 - 52 4 - 1 10 .212 .268 .251
1947 31 Browns 80 275 25 61 2 2 1 0 28 21 - 34 6 - 0 9 .222 .277 .255
1948 32 Red Sox 49 124 15 37 3 2 1 0 20 7 - 9 2 - 1 4 .298 .341 .379
1949 33 Red Sox 55 147 22 30 6 1 0 0 9 17 - 11 5 - 1 7 .204 .291 .259
1950 34 Athletics 115 399 35 109 22 5 1 0 54 45 - 32 3 - 0 30 .273 .347 .361
1951 35 Athletics 77 222 27 68 10 4 1 0 36 21 - 23 4 - 2 2 .306 .371 .401
1952 36 Athletics 119 407 45 100 8 4 1 0 56 39 - 45 10 - 4 8 .246 .318 .292
1953 37 Tigers 22 38 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 3 - 3 0 - 0 4 .211 .268 .211
9 Years 703 2,249 231 547 67 22 5 0 257 206 - 230 37 - 10 82 .243 .310 .299

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Billy Hitchcock Fielding Stats

1942 Tigers 3B 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1942 Tigers SS 80 76 1,878 377 4.7 356 157 199 21 39 n/a n/a n/a .944 5.12
1946 Tigers 2B 1 0 12 3 3.0 3 1 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 6.75
1946 Senators 3B 46 45 1,116 152 3.3 140 53 87 12 7 n/a n/a n/a .921 3.39
1946 Senators SS 53 52 1,392 263 5.0 254 112 142 9 27 n/a n/a n/a .966 4.93
1947 Browns 1B 5 3 93 49 9.8 47 45 2 2 4 n/a n/a n/a .959 13.65
1947 Browns 2B 46 42 1,158 260 5.7 254 127 127 6 31 n/a n/a n/a .977 5.92
1947 Browns 3B 17 17 456 72 4.2 67 25 42 5 5 n/a n/a n/a .931 3.97
1947 Browns SS 7 5 147 32 4.6 31 12 19 1 5 n/a n/a n/a .969 5.69
1948 Red Sox 2B 15 15 408 82 5.5 78 31 47 4 12 n/a n/a n/a .951 5.16
1948 Red Sox 3B 15 13 348 58 3.9 58 23 35 0 3 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
1949 Red Sox 1B 29 28 771 273 9.4 271 256 15 2 28 n/a n/a n/a .993 9.49
1949 Red Sox 2B 8 8 198 37 4.6 36 21 15 1 5 n/a n/a n/a .973 4.91
1950 Athletics 2B 107 105 2,751 637 6.0 616 297 319 21 105 n/a n/a n/a .967 6.05
1950 Athletics SS 1 0 18 3 3.0 2 2 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .667 3.00
1951 Athletics 1B 1 1 27 8 8.0 8 8 0 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 8.00
1951 Athletics 2B 23 15 429 101 4.4 98 47 51 3 16 n/a n/a n/a .970 6.17
1951 Athletics 3B 45 38 1,068 155 3.4 144 45 99 11 14 n/a n/a n/a .929 3.64
1952 Athletics 1B 13 11 324 112 8.6 110 97 13 2 8 n/a n/a n/a .982 9.17
1952 Athletics 3B 104 101 2,688 347 3.3 327 105 222 20 26 n/a n/a n/a .942 3.28
1953 Tigers 2B 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1953 Tigers 3B 12 6 195 28 2.3 26 9 17 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .929 3.60
1953 Tigers SS 1 0 6 2 2.0 2 1 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
3B Totals 240 220 5,871 812 3.4 762 260 502 50 56 n/a n/a n/a .938 3.50
2B Totals 201 185 4,959 1,120 5.6 1,085 524 561 35 169 n/a n/a n/a .969 5.91
SS Totals 142 133 3,441 677 4.8 645 284 361 32 72 n/a n/a n/a .953 5.06
1B Totals 48 43 1,215 442 9.2 436 406 30 6 41 n/a n/a n/a .986 9.69
9 Years 631 581 15,486 3,051 4.8 2,928 1,474 1,454 123 338 n/a n/a n/a .960 5.10

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Billy Hitchcock Miscellaneous Stats

1942 Tigers 2 2 .500 0 5 n/a 0.0 13.3 9.7 - - -
1946 Tigers 0 0 .000 2 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1946 Senators 2 4 .333 0 0 n/a 0.0 6.8 14.2 - - -
1947 Browns 3 0 1.000 5 0 n/a 275.0 8.1 9.8 - - -
1948 Red Sox 0 0 .000 13 6 n/a 124.0 13.8 6.2 - - -
1949 Red Sox 2 3 .400 18 0 n/a 0.0 13.4 16.3 - - -
1950 Athletics 3 1 .750 8 0 n/a 399.0 12.5 7.4 - - -
1951 Athletics 2 0 1.000 13 0 n/a 222.0 9.7 6.2 - - -
1952 Athletics 1 1 .500 4 0 n/a 407.0 9.0 7.3 - - -
1953 Tigers 0 0 .000 7 3 n/a 0.0 12.7 0.0 - - -
9 Years 15 11 .577 70 14 n/a 449.8 9.8 8.8 - - -

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