Bill Phillips (phillbi01)
William B. Phillips
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 0", Weight 202 lb.
- Debut May 1, 1879
- Final Game October 14, 1888
- Born April, 1857 in Saint John, NB CAN
- Died October 7, 1900 in Chicago, IL USA
An interesting comparison (according to similarity scores) to Bill Phillips is a much more recent player, Wes Parker. Both were good-fielding first basemen who hit around .265 lifetime but had one season where they placed in the top ten in the league in batting average. Both had lifetime Adjusted OPS scores around 110.
He is not to be confused with the later player and manager Bill Phillips.