Billy Williams

Position
Left Fielder
Years
1959–1976
Hall Rating
111
Hall of Fame
Inductee
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
Induction Note
Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1987 via BBWAA.
Billy Williams Photo
Peak
43%
Longevity
57%

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Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
63.6 27.1 63.7 30.4
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
367 20 17 -35 -133
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1959 CHC -0.3 -0.2
1960 CHC 0.3 0.5
1961 CHC -1.1 1.2
1962 CHC 0.9 3.4
1963 CHC 3.7 6.4
1964 CHC 2.5 5.2
1965 CHC 5.1 7.7
1966 CHC 2.0 4.5
1967 CHC 2.2 4.7
1968 CHC 2.2 4.6
1969 CHC 0.4 2.8
1970 CHC 4.3 6.6
1971 CHC 2.0 4.3
1972 CHC 4.2 6.2
1973 CHC -0.3 1.8
1974 CHC 0.6 2.0
1975 OAK -0.2 1.9
1976 OAK -1.4 0.0
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1982
23.4%
1983
40.9%
1984
50.1%
1985
63.8%
1986
74.1%
1987
85.7%
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