Bill Sharp Stats

Bill Sharp was born on Wednesday, January 18, 1950, in Lima, Ohio. Sharp was 23 years old when he broke into the big leagues on May 26, 1973, with the Chicago White 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 Sharp baseball stats page.

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Bill Sharp

Bill Sharp Autograph on a 1974 Topps Baseball Card (#519 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1974top01' title='1974 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
Bill Sharp Autograph on a 1974 Topps Baseball Card (#519 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
William Howard Sharp
Nickname:
Bill
Born On:
01-18-1950  (Capricorn)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Lima, Ohio
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Lima Senior High School (Lima, OH)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
5-10
Player Weight Chart Weight:
178
First Game:
05-26-1973 (Age 23)
Last Game:
09-17-1976
Draft:
1971 : 2nd Round (25th)
Bill Sharp

Bill Sharp 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 Sharp

Bill Sharp Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1973 23 White Sox 77 196 23 54 8 3 4 0 22 19 2 28 3 2 3 2 .276 .345 .408
1974 24 White Sox 100 320 45 81 13 2 4 0 24 25 2 37 8 3 2 9 .253 .309 .344
1975 25 White Sox 18 35 1 7 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 3 1 0 0 0 .200 .243 .200
1975 25 Brewers 125 373 37 95 27 3 1 0 34 19 2 26 9 5 1 9 .255 .289 .351
1976 26 Brewers 78 180 16 44 4 0 0 0 11 10 0 15 4 0 1 3 .244 .288 .267
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
4 Years 398 1,104 122 281 52 8 9 0 95 75 6 109 25 10 7 23 .255 .304 .341
Bill Sharp

Bill Sharp Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1973 White Sox CF 58 53 1,413 155 2.7 152 142 10 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .981 2.90
1973 White Sox LF 13 1 90 5 0.4 5 5 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.50
1973 White Sox RF 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1974 White Sox CF 7 4 111 24 3.4 24 24 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.84
1974 White Sox LF 14 9 276 23 1.6 23 23 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.25
1974 White Sox RF 85 74 2,031 171 2.0 168 165 3 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .982 2.23
1975 White Sox CF 1 1 27 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.00
1975 White Sox LF 3 2 57 7 2.3 7 7 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.32
1975 White Sox RF 11 4 180 9 0.8 8 8 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .889 1.20
1975 Brewers CF 82 78 1,905 238 2.9 236 231 5 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .992 3.34
1975 Brewers LF 49 6 480 45 0.9 45 42 3 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.53
1975 Brewers RF 23 10 315 30 1.3 30 26 4 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.57
1976 Brewers CF 11 4 129 17 1.5 17 17 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.56
1976 Brewers LF 11 8 252 33 3.0 33 30 3 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.54
1976 Brewers RF 37 25 720 67 1.8 64 60 4 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .955 2.40
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
CF Totals 159 140 3,585 435 2.7 430 415 15 5 3 n/a n/a n/a .989 3.24
RF Totals 157 113 3,252 277 1.8 270 259 11 7 2 n/a n/a n/a .975 2.24
LF Totals 90 26 1,155 113 1.3 113 107 6 0 3 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.64
4 Years 406 279 7,992 825 2.0 813 781 32 12 8 n/a n/a n/a .985 2.75
Bill Sharp

Bill Sharp Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1973 White Sox 2 3 .400 8 3 1 49.0 7.0 8.9 - - -
1974 White Sox 0 3 .000 4 3 0 80.0 8.6 13.3 - - -
1975 White Sox 0 0 .000 8 0 0 0.0 11.7 8.8 - - -
1975 Brewers 0 3 .000 4 4 0 373.0 14.3 11.0 - - -
1976 Brewers 1 3 .250 21 9 7 0.0 12.0 16.4 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
4 Years 3 12 .200 45 19 8 122.7 10.1 11.6 - - -
Bill Sharp

Bill Sharp Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1973 Chicago White Sox 5 $15,000.00 - -
1974 Chicago White Sox 5 $15,200.00 - -
1975 Chicago White Sox 5 $16,500.00 - -
1975 Milwaukee Brewers 26 "     " - -
1976 Milwaukee Brewers 26 $24,250.00 - -


Did you know that when Bill Sharp turned two double plays during the 1975 season, he finished the tied for the American League (AL) lead amongst other left fielders? The other AL left fielders who also turned two double plays were Dave Collins and Oscar Gamble .

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Last-Modified: August 21, 2018 10:52 AM EST

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