William Frederick Woodward
Positions: Shortstop, Second Baseman and Third Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 180 lb.
Born: September 23, 1942 in Miami, FL
School: Florida State University (Tallahassee, FL)
Signed by the Milwaukee Braves as an amateur free agent in 1963.
Debut: September 9, 1963 (Age 20.351, 9,764th in MLB history)
vs. CIN 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1965 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Braves/Reds 1963-1971
Last Game: September 28, 1971 (Age 29.005)
vs. ATL 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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