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Bill Killefer

William Killefer (Reindeer Bill)

Position: Catcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 170 lb.

Born: October 10, 1887 in Bloomingdale, MI
High School: Paw Paw HS (Paw Paw, MI)
Schools: Sacred Heart College (Watertown, WI), St. Edward's University (Austin, TX)
Debut: September 13, 1909 (Age 21)
Final Game: October 1, 1921 (Age 33)
Died: July 3, 1960 in Elsmere, DE
Buried: Prospect Hill Cemetery, Paw Paw, MI
Relatives: Brother of Red Killefer
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Managerial Stats

Rk Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% G Finish Wpost Lpost W-L%post
1 1921 33 Chicago Cubs NL 2nd of 2 23 34 .404 57 7 Player/Manager
2 1922 34 Chicago Cubs NL 80 74 .519 156 5
3 1923 35 Chicago Cubs NL 83 71 .539 154 4
4 1924 36 Chicago Cubs NL 81 72 .529 154 5
5 1925 37 Chicago Cubs NL 1st of 3 33 42 .440 75 8
6 1930 42 St. Louis Browns AL 64 90 .416 154 6
7 1931 43 St. Louis Browns AL 63 91 .409 154 5
8 1932 44 St. Louis Browns AL 63 91 .409 154 6
9 1933 45 St. Louis Browns AL 1st of 3 34 57 .374 91 8
Chicago Cubs 5 years 300 293 .506 596 5.8
St. Louis Browns 4 years 224 329 .405 553 6.3
9 years 524 622 .457 1149 6.0