Woody Williams Stats

Woody Williams was born on Friday, August 19, 1966, in Houston, Texas. Williams was 26 years old when he broke into the big leagues on May 14, 1993, with the Toronto Blue Jays. 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 Woody Williams baseball stats page.

"He (Pitching Coach Dave Duncan) lets me know what I can and can't do in certain situations, but like I said - I'll stress it every time - I look back there and, seeing the guys behind me, seeing the defense they play, and aggressive they are, it helps out." - Woody Williams in The Arizona Replublic (Richard Obert, 11 Oct 2001, W. Williams deal a coup for Cards , Page C7)
Woody Williams

Woody Williams Autograph on a 2002 Upper Deck Baseball Card (#651)
Woody Williams Autograph on a 2002 Upper Deck Baseball Card (#651)

Birth Name:
Gregory Scott Williams
Nickname:
Woody
Born On:
08-19-1966  (Leo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Houston, Texas
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Cy-Fair High School (Cypress, TX)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-00
Player Weight Chart Weight:
200
First Game:
05-14-1993 (Age 26)
Last Game:
09-22-2007
Draft:
1988 : 28th Round (732nd)
Woody Williams

Woody 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
1993 27 Blue Jays 30 0 9 3 1 .750 4.38 0 0 0 37.0 172 40 18 18 2 22 3 24 2 1 1 -
1994 28 Blue Jays 38 0 14 1 3 .250 3.64 0 0 0 59.1 253 44 24 24 5 33 1 56 4 2 0 -
1995 29 Blue Jays 23 3 10 1 2 .333 3.69 0 0 0 53.2 232 44 22 23 6 28 1 41 0 2 0 -
1996 30 Blue Jays 12 10 0 4 5 .444 4.73 1 0 0 59.0 255 64 31 33 8 21 1 43 2 1 0 -
1997 31 Blue Jays 31 31 0 9 14 .391 4.35 0 0 0 194.2 833 201 94 98 31 66 3 124 7 5 0 -
1998 32 Blue Jays 32 32 0 10 9 .526 4.46 1 1 0 209.2 894 196 104 112 36 81 3 151 2 2 1 -
1999 33 Padres 33 33 0 12 12 .500 4.41 0 0 0 208.1 887 213 102 106 33 73 5 137 9 2 0 0
2000 34 Padres 23 23 0 10 8 .556 3.75 4 0 0 168.0 700 152 70 74 23 54 2 111 4 3 0 0
2001 35 Padres 23 23 0 8 8 .500 4.97 0 0 0 145.0 632 170 80 88 28 37 4 102 4 5 0 0
2001 35 Cardinals 11 11 0 7 1 .875 2.28 3 1 0 75.0 290 54 19 22 7 19 1 52 1 3 0 0
2002 36 Cardinals 17 17 0 9 4 .692 2.53 1 0 0 103.1 412 84 29 30 10 25 2 76 2 4 0 0
2003 37 Cardinals 34 33 1 18 9 .667 3.87 0 0 0 220.2 944 220 95 101 20 55 2 153 3 11 0 0
2004 38 Cardinals 31 31 0 11 8 .579 4.18 0 0 0 189.2 817 193 88 93 20 58 3 131 12 9 1 0
2005 39 Padres 28 28 0 9 12 .429 4.85 0 0 0 159.2 697 174 86 92 24 51 1 106 1 3 0 0
2006 40 Padres 25 24 0 12 5 .706 3.65 0 0 0 145.1 624 152 59 68 21 35 3 72 4 7 1 0
2007 41 Astros 33 31 0 8 15 .348 5.27 0 0 0 188.0 833 216 110 114 35 53 5 101 1 12 2 0
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
15 Years 424 330 34 132 116 .532 4.19 10 2 0 2,216.1 9,475 2,217 1,031 1,096 309 711 40 1,480 58 72 6 0
Woody Williams

Woody Williams Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1993 27 Blue Jays 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1994 28 Blue Jays 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1995 29 Blue Jays 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1996 30 Blue Jays 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1997 31 Blue Jays 31 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500
1998 32 Blue Jays 32 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333
1999 33 Padres 33 73 4 13 4 0 0 0 6 2 0 19 4 1 0 0 .178 .197 .233
2000 34 Padres 23 58 10 15 4 0 1 0 9 4 0 26 1 2 1 1 .259 .308 .379
2001 35 Padres 23 55 7 9 3 0 0 0 4 2 0 18 1 2 1 0 .164 .200 .218
2001 35 Cardinals 11 27 4 7 2 0 0 0 3 1 0 4 1 0 0 0 .259 .286 .333
2002 36 Cardinals 17 29 3 6 3 0 1 0 3 0 0 9 5 1 1 0 .207 .226 .414
2003 37 Cardinals 34 70 12 17 4 1 1 0 7 5 0 26 9 1 1 0 .243 .299 .371
2004 38 Cardinals 32 61 3 11 4 0 0 0 2 1 0 22 5 2 1 0 .180 .200 .246
2005 39 Padres 29 46 3 7 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 19 8 1 0 1 .152 .149 .152
2006 40 Padres 26 54 3 11 1 0 0 0 4 2 0 13 6 0 0 0 .204 .232 .222
2007 41 Astros 33 59 3 6 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 25 5 0 0 1 .102 .102 .153
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
15 Years 427 540 52 105 25 1 4 0 43 17 0 183 45 10 5 3 .194 .222 .267
Woody Williams

Woody Williams Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1993 Blue Jays P 30 0 111 11 0.4 11 5 6 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.68
1994 Blue Jays P 38 0 178 9 0.2 8 2 6 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .889 1.21
1995 Blue Jays P 23 3 161 12 0.5 12 6 6 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.01
1996 Blue Jays P 12 10 177 12 1.0 12 8 4 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.83
1997 Blue Jays P 31 31 584 20 0.6 19 9 10 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .950 0.88
1998 Blue Jays P 32 32 629 33 1.0 30 12 18 3 4 n/a n/a n/a .909 1.29
1999 Padres P 33 33 625 28 0.8 27 10 17 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .964 1.17
2000 Padres P 23 23 504 21 0.9 19 7 12 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .905 1.02
2001 Padres P 23 23 435 27 1.2 24 9 15 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .889 1.49
2001 Cardinals P 11 11 225 16 1.5 15 7 8 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .938 1.80
2002 Cardinals P 17 17 310 26 1.5 26 7 19 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.26
2003 Cardinals P 34 33 662 50 1.5 49 16 33 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .980 2.00
2004 Cardinals P 31 31 569 54 1.7 51 20 31 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .944 2.42
2005 Padres P 28 28 480 29 1.0 29 11 18 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.63
2006 Padres P 25 24 435 29 1.2 28 12 16 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .966 1.74
2007 Astros P 33 31 564 51 1.5 50 17 33 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .980 2.39
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
P Totals 424 330 6,649 428 1.0 410 158 252 18 23 n/a n/a n/a .958 1.66
15 Years 424 330 6,649 428 1.0 410 158 252 18 23 n/a n/a n/a .958 1.66
Woody Williams

Woody Williams Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1993 Blue Jays 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.09 5.84 5.35
1994 Blue Jays 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.70 8.49 5.01
1995 Blue Jays 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.46 6.88 4.70
1996 Blue Jays 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.05 6.56 3.20
1997 Blue Jays 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 2.0 0.0 1.88 5.73 3.05
1998 Blue Jays 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 6.0 0.0 1.86 6.48 3.48
1999 Padres 0 1 .000 0 1 0 0.0 3.8 12.2 1.88 5.92 3.15
2000 Padres 0 0 .000 3 4 0 58.0 2.2 6.4 2.06 5.95 2.89
2001 Padres 0 0 .000 1 2 0 0.0 3.1 13.8 2.76 6.33 2.30
2001 Cardinals 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 6.8 9.0 2.74 6.24 2.28
2002 Cardinals 0 0 .000 1 0 0 29.0 3.2 9.7 3.04 6.62 2.18
2003 Cardinals 0 0 .000 0 0 0 70.0 2.7 10.0 2.78 6.24 2.24
2004 Cardinals 0 0 .000 6 0 0 0.0 2.8 30.5 2.26 6.22 2.75
2005 Padres 1 0 1.000 2 0 0 0.0 2.4 15.3 2.08 5.97 2.87
2006 Padres 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0.0 4.2 13.5 2.06 4.46 2.17
2007 Astros 0 0 .000 1 0 0 59.0 2.4 29.5 1.91 4.84 2.54
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
15 Years 1 1 .500 15 7 0 135.0 3.0 12.6 2.08 6.01 2.89
Woody Williams

Woody Williams Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1993 Toronto Blue Jays 54 $109,000.00 - -
1994 Toronto Blue Jays 54 $150,000.00 - n/a
1995 Toronto Blue Jays 54 $175,000.00 - -
1996 Toronto Blue Jays 54 $225,000.00 - -
1997 Toronto Blue Jays 54 , 30 $387,500.00 - -
1998 Toronto Blue Jays 30 $1,615,000.00 - -
1999 San Diego Padres 18 $3,083,333.00 - -
2000 San Diego Padres 18 $4,583,333.00 - -
2001 San Diego Padres 18 $5,083,333.00 - -
2001 St. Louis Cardinals 19 "     " - -
2002 St. Louis Cardinals 19 $7,300,000.00 - -
2003 St. Louis Cardinals 19 $5,464,228.00 Stats -
2004 St. Louis Cardinals 19 $6,562,228.00 - Stats
2005 San Diego Padres 17 $3,000,000.00 - -
2006 San Diego Padres 17 $5,000,000.00 - -
2007 Houston Astros 29 $6,000,000.00 - -


Did you know that only eighteen pitchers in Major League Baseball history have earned a win against all thirty Major League teams? Sportswriter AJ Cassavell once wrote, " Beating one Major League team figures to be difficult enough for a starting pitcher. Beating all 30 of them, however, is nothing short of pitching history ." We agree and are pleased to present the I've Beaten Every Major League Team "club" that includes these 18 twirlers: Kevin Brown , A.J. Burnett , Bartolo Colon , Dan Haren , Tim Hudson , Randy Johnson , John Lackey , Al Leiter (who started the "club"), Kyle Lohse , Derek Lowe , Jamie Moyer , Terry Mulholland , Vicente Padilla , Max Scherzer , Curt Schilling , Javier Vazquez , Woody Williams and Barry Zito .

On August 10, 2003 , Atlanta Braves shortstop Rafael Furcal caught a hard hit line drive (out #1), touched second base where Mike Matheny had left (out #2), then tagged Orlando Palmeiro who was trying to return back to first base (out #3) - an incredibly rare unassisted triple play . Why did we mention this here? Because Woody Williams was the batter that day, the first, and through today, only pitcher to hit into an unassisted triple play during a regular season game .

Woody Williams Gets a Hit Box Score
Woody Williams Gets a Hit | The Asbury Park Press | June 14, 1997
Woody Williams hit a single into right field in the fifth inning, off Curt Schilling , on June 13, 1997 - the first Toronto Blue Jays pitcher to record a hit during a regular season game (interleague play started in 1997). Williams finished his "hitting career" in Toronto with three three singles, the most hits by a pitcher in franchise history until 2018! Do you know what pitcher passed him that year? [ Answer ]

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

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