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Bill Sweeney

William Joseph Sweeney

Position: First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 180 lb.

Born: December 29, 1904 in Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Died: April 18, 1957 in San Diego, California, United States
School: John Carroll University (University Heights, OH)

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Register Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1925 20 -7.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-A 151 566 566 207 24 12 11 .366 .509 288
1925 20 -6.5 Springfield IIIL B 111 411 154 18 8 7 .375 .509 209
1925 20 -9.4 Wichita WL A 40 155 53 6 4 4 .342 .510 79
1926 21 -7.1 Wichita WL A 125 502 153 39 2 9 .305 .444 223
1927 22 -7.2 Fort Worth TL A DET 143 575 197 39 6 10 .343 .483 278
1928 23 -5.2 DET AL MLB DET 89 329 309 48 78 15 5 0 19 12 8 15 28 .252 .287 .333 .620 103 0 5
1929 24 -5.0 Toronto IL AA 135 510 171 19 13 9 .335 .476 243
1930 25 -3.0 BOS AL MLB BOS 88 255 243 32 75 13 0 4 30 5 3 9 15 .309 .333 .412 .745 100 0 3
1931 26 -2.1 BOS AL MLB BOS 131 528 498 48 147 30 3 1 58 5 12 20 30 .295 .322 .373 .696 186 0 10
1932 27 -1.5 Toledo AA AA 148 608 187 37 13 2 .308 .421 256
1933 28 -0.5 Toledo AA AA 95 380 115 21 7 1 .303 .403 153
1934 29 0.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA BOS-STL 129 504 504 169 22 6 10 233
1934 29 0.3 Syracuse IL AA BOS 123 504 169 22 6 10 .335 .462 233
1934 29 1.1 Columbus AA AA STL 6
1935 30 2.0 Baltimore IL AA 123 490 175 25 7 13 .357 .516 253
1936 31 3.9 Portland PCL AA 83 314 97 21 2 3 .309 .417 131
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1937 32 4.4 Portland PCL AA 135 463 145 27 1 1 .313 .382 177
1938 33 4.3 Portland PCL AA 134 531 145 22 5 5 .273 .362 192
1939 34 5.0 Portland PCL AA 146 527 177 30 8 6 .336 .457 241
1940 35 6.9 Hollywood PCL AA 85 313 84 8 5 4 .268 .364 114
1941 36 7.8 Hollywood PCL AA 48 130 121 19 33 4 2 1 16 4 5 4 .273 .307 .364 .671 44 1 3
1942 37 8.2 Los Angeles PCL AA CHC 17 17 16 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .438 4 0 1
MLB (3 seasons) MLB 308 1112 1050 128 300 58 8 5 107 22 23 44 73 .286 .314 .370 .685 389 0 18
Minors (15 seasons) Minors 1697 6430 6420 19 2058 339 89 85 17 4 5 4 2830 1 4
All Levels (18 Seasons) 2005 7542 7470 147 2358 397 97 90 124 26 23 49 77 3219 1 22
A (3 seasons) Minors 308 1232 1232 403 84 12 23 .327 .471 580
AA (12 seasons) Minors 1278 4787 4777 19 1501 237 69 55 17 4 5 4 2041 1 4
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1925 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-A 1B 146 1374 1284 72 18 .987 9.29
1925 20 Springfield IIIL B 1B 110 1002 935 53 14 .986 8.98
1925 20 Wichita WL A 1B 36 372 349 19 4 .989 10.22
1926 21 Wichita WL A 1B 118 1218 1142 66 10 .992 10.24
1927 22 Fort Worth TL A DET 1B 140 1436 1322 99 15 .990 10.15
1928 23 DET AL MLB DET 1B 75 611.0 737 677 55 5 51 .993 10.78 9.76
1928 23 DET AL MLB DET LF 3
1928 23 DET AL MLB DET OF 3 20.0 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.35 1.00
1929 24 Toronto IL AA 1B 132 1382 1301 67 14 .990 10.36
1930 25 BOS AL MLB BOS 1B 56 476.0 573 541 30 2 49 .997 10.80 10.20
1930 25 BOS AL MLB BOS 3B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1931 26 BOS AL MLB BOS 1B 124 1073.0 1384 1283 92 9 89 .993 11.53 11.09
1932 27 Toledo AA AA 1B 148 1510 1401 93 16 .989 10.09
1933 28 Toledo AA AA 1B 84 833 789 38 6 .993 9.85
1934 29 Syracuse IL AA BOS 1B 123 1225 1156 61 8 .993 9.89
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1935 30 Baltimore IL AA 1B 119 1206 1138 57 11 .991 10.04
1936 31 Portland PCL AA 1B 83 748 703 39 6 .992 8.94
1937 32 Portland PCL AA 1B 112 1044 972 64 8 .992 9.25
1938 33 Portland PCL AA 1B 129 1148 1083 61 4 .997 8.87
1939 34 Portland PCL AA 1B 130 1133 1068 62 3 .997 8.69
1940 35 Hollywood PCL AA 1B 79 727 659 59 9 .988 9.09
1941 36 Hollywood PCL AA 1B 31 244 226 16 2 24 .992 7.81
MLB (3 seasons) MLB 1B 255 2160.0 2694 2501 177 16 189 .994 11.16 10.50
Minors (14 seasons) Minors 1B 1574 15228 14244 854 130 24 .991 9.59
All Levels (17 Seasons) 1B 1829 2160.0 17922 16745 1031 146 213 .992 11.16 9.72
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1934 29 Syracuse IL AA BOS 1 of 2
1936 31 Portland PCL AA 1 of 2
1937 32 Portland PCL AA 1 of 1
1938 33 Portland PCL AA 1 of 1
1939 34 Portland PCL AA 1 of 1
1940 35 Hollywood PCL AA 1 of 2
1941 36 Hollywood PCL AA 1 of 1 178 85 91 .483
1943 38 Los Angeles PCL AA CHC 1 of 1 157 110 45 .710
1944 39 Los Angeles PCL AA CHC 1 of 1 170 99 70 .586
1945 40 Los Angeles PCL AA CHC 1 of 1 183 76 107 .415
1946 41 Los Angeles PCL AAA CHC 1 of 1 184 94 89 .514
1949 44 Portland PCL AAA 1 of 1 187 85 102 .455
1950 45 Portland PCL AAA 1 of 1 202 101 99 .505
1951 46 Portland PCL AAA 1 of 1 169 83 85 .494
1952 47 Seattle PCL Opn 1 of 1 181 96 84 .533
1953 48 Seattle PCL Opn 1 of 1 180 98 82 .544
1954 49 Los Angeles PCL Opn CHC 1 of 1 166 73 92 .442
1955 50 Los Angeles PCL Opn CHC 1 of 3 172 91 81 .529
1956 51 Portland PCL Opn BRO 1 of 2 168 86 82 .512
1957 52 Portland PCL Opn CHC 1 of 3 168 60 108 .357
20 Seasons 2465 1237 1217 .504
AA (10 seasons) 688 370 313 .542
Opn (6 seasons) 1035 504 529 .488
AAA (4 seasons) 742 363 375 .492

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Sabr ID: 0d1f4c28

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