Bill Short Stats

Bill Short was born on Saturday, November 27, 1937, in Kingston, New York. Short was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 23, 1960, with the New York Yankees. 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 Short baseball stats page.

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Bill Short

Bill Short Autograph on a 1961 Topps Baseball Card (#252 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1961top01' title='1961 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
Bill Short Autograph on a 1961 Topps Baseball Card (#252 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
William Ross Short
Nickname:
Bill
Born On:
11-27-1937  (Sagittarius)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Kingston, New York
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Newburgh High School (Newburgh, NY)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
5-09
Player Weight Chart Weight:
170
First Game:
04-23-1960 (Age 22)
Last Game:
06-13-1969
Draft:
Not Applicable
Bill Short

Bill Short 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
1960 23 Yankees 10 10 0 3 5 .375 4.79 2 0 0 47.0 210 49 25 25 5 30 1 14 1 1 0 -
1962 25 Orioles 5 0 1 0 0 .000 15.75 0 0 0 4.0 28 8 7 7 0 6 0 3 0 1 0 -
1966 29 Orioles 6 6 0 2 3 .400 2.87 1 1 0 37.2 155 34 12 15 2 10 0 27 2 0 0 -
1966 29 Red Sox 8 0 0 0 0 .000 4.32 0 0 0 8.1 36 10 4 6 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 -
1967 30 Pirates 6 0 1 0 0 .000 3.86 0 0 1 2.1 9 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 -
1968 31 Mets 34 0 13 0 3 .000 4.75 0 0 1 30.1 128 24 16 17 0 14 1 24 5 1 0 -
1969 32 Reds 4 0 1 0 0 .000 15.43 0 0 0 2.1 11 4 4 4 0 1 0 0 1 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
6 Years 73 16 16 5 11 .313 4.70 3 1 2 132.0 577 130 69 75 8 64 2 71 9 3 0 -
Bill Short

Bill Short Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1960 23 Yankees 10 15 2 3 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 .200 .250 .267
1962 25 Orioles 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1966 29 Orioles 6 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 .091 .091 .091
1966 29 Red Sox 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1967 30 Pirates 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1968 31 Mets 34 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1969 32 Reds 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 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
6 Years 73 32 2 4 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 16 0 0 0 0 .125 .152 .156
Bill Short

Bill Short Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1960 Yankees P 10 10 141 12 1.2 11 7 4 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .917 2.11
1962 Orioles P 5 0 12 1 0.2 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.25
1966 Orioles P 6 6 113 11 1.8 11 3 8 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.63
1966 Red Sox P 8 0 25 4 0.5 4 1 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.32
1967 Pirates P 6 0 7 3 0.5 3 2 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 11.57
1968 Mets P 34 0 91 11 0.3 11 2 9 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.26
1969 Reds P 4 0 7 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 73 16 396 42 0.6 41 15 26 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .976 2.80
6 Years 73 16 396 42 0.6 41 15 26 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .976 2.80
Bill Short

Bill Short Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1960 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.0 5.0 0.47 2.68 5.74
1962 Orioles 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.50 6.75 13.50
1966 Orioles 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.4 0.0 2.70 6.45 2.39
1966 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.00 2.16 2.16
1967 Pirates 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.00 3.86 3.86
1968 Mets 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.71 7.12 4.15
1969 Reds 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.00 0.00 3.86
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
6 Years 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.0 10.7 1.11 4.84 4.36
Bill Short

Bill Short Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1960 New York Yankees 46 Undetermined - -
1962 Baltimore Orioles 30 Undetermined - -
1966 Baltimore Orioles 24 Undetermined - -
1966 Boston Red Sox 15 $9,000.00 - -
1967 Pittsburgh Pirates 37 Undetermined - -
1968 New York Mets 40 Undetermined - -
1969 Cincinnati Reds 42 Undetermined - -


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