Jimmy Williams Stats

Jimmy Williams was born on Wednesday, December 20, 1876, in St. Louis, Missouri. Williams was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 15, 1899, with the Pittsburgh Pirates. 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 Jimmy Williams baseball stats page.

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Birth Name:
James Thomas Williams
Nickname:
Jimmy
Born On:
12-20-1876  (Sagittarius)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
St. Louis, Missouri
Year of Death Data Died On:
01-16-1965 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
St. Petersburg, Florida
Cemetery:
Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minnesota
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-09
Player Weight Chart Weight:
175
First Game:
04-15-1899 (Age 22)
Last Game:
10-03-1909
Draft:
Not Applicable
Jimmy Williams

Jimmy Williams 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
Jimmy Williams

Jimmy Williams Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1899 23 Pirates 152 617 126 219 28 27 9 1 116 60 - - 6 - 6 - .355 .417 .532
1900 24 Pirates 106 416 73 110 15 11 5 0 68 32 - - 3 - 4 - .264 .323 .389
1901 25 Orioles 130 501 113 159 26 21 7 1 96 56 - - 9 - 2 - .317 .388 .495
1902 26 Orioles 125 498 83 156 27 21 8 0 83 36 - - 10 - 1 - .313 .361 .500
1903 27 Highlanders 132 502 60 134 30 12 3 0 82 39 - - 8 - 5 - .267 .326 .392
1904 28 Highlanders 146 559 62 147 31 7 2 0 74 38 - - 11 - 4 - .263 .314 .354
1905 29 Highlanders 129 470 54 107 20 8 6 0 62 50 - - 10 - 3 - .228 .306 .343
1906 30 Highlanders 139 501 62 139 25 7 3 0 77 44 - - 21 - 5 - .277 .342 .373
1907 31 Highlanders 139 504 53 136 17 11 2 0 63 35 - - 11 - 1 - .270 .319 .359
1908 32 Browns 148 539 63 127 20 7 4 0 53 55 - - 22 - 3 - .236 .310 .321
1909 33 Browns 110 374 32 73 3 6 0 0 22 29 - - 10 - 2 - .195 .257 .235
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
11 Years 1,456 5,481 781 1,507 242 138 49 2 796 474 - - 121 - 36 - .275 .337 .396
Jimmy Williams

Jimmy Williams Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1899 Pirates 3B 152 - - 671 4.4 605 251 354 66 14 n/a n/a n/a .902 0.00
1900 Pirates 3B 103 - - 458 4.4 407 153 254 51 21 n/a n/a n/a .889 0.00
1900 Pirates SS 4 - - 17 4.3 14 3 11 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .824 0.00
1901 Orioles 2B 130 - - 803 6.2 751 339 412 52 47 n/a n/a n/a .935 0.00
1902 Orioles 1B 1 - - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1902 Orioles 2B 104 - - 614 5.9 580 248 332 34 46 n/a n/a n/a .945 0.00
1902 Orioles 3B 19 - - 78 4.1 64 27 37 14 1 n/a n/a n/a .821 0.00
1903 Highlanders 2B 132 - - 736 5.6 704 266 438 32 59 n/a n/a n/a .957 0.00
1904 Highlanders 2B 146 - - 820 5.6 780 315 465 40 52 n/a n/a n/a .951 0.00
1905 Highlanders 2B 129 - - 692 5.4 667 335 332 25 51 n/a n/a n/a .964 0.00
1906 Highlanders 2B 139 - - 770 5.5 738 326 412 32 34 n/a n/a n/a .958 0.00
1907 Highlanders 2B 139 - - 776 5.6 750 357 393 26 45 n/a n/a n/a .966 0.00
1908 Browns 2B 148 - - 828 5.6 797 352 445 31 50 n/a n/a n/a .963 0.00
1909 Browns 2B 109 - - 521 4.8 501 221 280 20 42 n/a n/a n/a .962 0.00
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
2B Totals 1,176 0 0 6,560 5.6 6,268 2,759 3,509 292 426 n/a n/a n/a .955 0.00
3B Totals 274 0 0 1,207 4.4 1,076 431 645 131 36 n/a n/a n/a .891 0.00
SS Totals 4 0 0 17 4.3 14 3 11 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .824 0.00
1B Totals 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
11 Years 1,455 - - 7,784 5.3 7,358 3,193 4,165 426 463 n/a n/a n/a .945 0.00
Jimmy Williams

Jimmy Williams Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1899 Pirates 26 - - 0 0 n/a 68.6 0.0 5.3 - - -
1900 Pirates 18 - - 0 0 n/a 83.2 0.0 6.1 - - -
1901 Orioles 21 - - 0 0 n/a 71.6 0.0 5.2 - - -
1902 Orioles 14 - - 0 0 n/a 62.3 0.0 6.0 - - -
1903 Highlanders 9 - - 0 0 n/a 167.3 0.0 6.1 - - -
1904 Highlanders 14 - - 0 0 n/a 279.5 0.0 7.6 - - -
1905 Highlanders 14 - - 0 0 n/a 78.3 0.0 7.6 - - -
1906 Highlanders 8 - - 0 0 n/a 167.0 0.0 6.5 - - -
1907 Highlanders 14 - - 0 0 n/a 252.0 0.0 8.0 - - -
1908 Browns 7 - - 0 0 n/a 134.8 0.0 10.2 - - -
1909 Browns 6 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 17.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
11 Years 151 - - 0 0 n/a 111.9 0.0 6.9 - - -
Jimmy Williams

Jimmy Williams Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1899 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1900 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1901 Baltimore Orioles n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1902 Baltimore Orioles n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1903 New York Highlanders n/a Undetermined n/a -
1904 New York Highlanders n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1905 New York Highlanders n/a Undetermined n/a -
1906 New York Highlanders n/a Undetermined n/a -
1907 New York Highlanders n/a Undetermined n/a -
1908 St. Louis Browns n/a Undetermined n/a -
1909 St. Louis Browns n/a Undetermined n/a -


James Thomas Williams was a Major League Baseball player with the Pittsburgh Pirates (1899-1900), Baltimore Orioles (1901-1902), New York Highlanders (1903-1907), and St. Louis Browns (1908-1909). Jimmy, his nickname, hit twenty-seven triples his rookie season, setting a still-standing major league record! [ Triples Records ]

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In 1901 , the American League came into existence. Jimmy Williams was the first player to ever lead the league in triples, finishing with twenty-one (tied with Bill Keister ). A year later, Williams led again, the first American League player to lead the Junior Circuit in back-to-back seasons! [ Year by Year Leaders for Triples ]

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