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Billy Sorrell

Born: October 14, 1940, Morehead, KY Died: July 22, 2008, Rancho Bernardo, CA

Height: 6'0" Weight: 190 Bats: Left Throws: Right

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Batting Statistics

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Year  Team            Lg  Age   G   AB    R    H   TB  2B  3B  HR  RBI  SH  SF  SB  CS   UW  IW  HP   SO  DP    BA   SLG   OBP
1965  Philadelphia    NL  24   10   13    2    5    8   0   0   1    2   0   0   0   0    2   0   0    1   0  .385  .615  .467
1967  San Francisco   NL  26   18   17    1    3    4   1   0   0    1   1   0   0   0    3   0   0    2   0  .176  .235  .300
1970  Kansas City     AL  29   57  135   12   36   50   2   0   4   14   0   0   1   0    6   4   0   13   5  .267  .370  .317
TOTALS                         85  165   15   44   62   3   0   5   17   1   0   1   0   11   4   0   16   5  .267  .376  .328
Batter data: G: Games played; AB: At bats; R: Runs scored; H: Hits; TB: Total bases; 2B: Doubles; 3B: Triples; HR: Home runs; RBI: Runs batted in; SH: Sacrifice hits; SF: Sacrifice flies; SB: Stolen bases; CS: Caught stealing; UW: Unintentional walks; IW: Intentional walks; HP: Hit by pitch; SO: Strikeouts; DP: Double plays grounded into; BA: Batting average; SLG: Slugging percentage; OBP: On base percentage

Defensive Statistics

Year  Team            Lg    POS      INN   GS   DR+  DR-   G    PO    A    E   DP     FP    RF9   SB   CS   PB   PkO
1965  Philadelphia    NL     3B     13.0    1    0    0    1     0    0    0    0   .000   0.00  

1967  San Francisco   NL     LF     19.0    2    3    1    5     1    0    0    0  1.000   0.47  

1970  Kansas City     AL     3B    222.0   26    3    7   29    17   45    9    3   .873   2.51  
1970  Kansas City     AL     1B     20.0    3    0    2    3    15    3    0    0  1.000   8.10  
1970  Kansas City     AL     RF     17.1    1    1    0    2     2    0    0    0  1.000   1.04  
1970  Kansas City     AL     LF     18.0    2    0    0    2     3    0    0    0  1.000   1.50  
Fielding data: INN: Innings played; GS: Games started; DR+: Games as defensive replacement; DR-: Games replaced on defense; G: Games played; PO: Putouts; A: Assists; E: Errors; DP: Double plays; FP: Fielding percentage; RF9: Plays made per 9 innings; SB: Stolen bases; CS: Caught Stealing; PB: Passed balls

Transactions

  • Signed as an amateur free agent by Philadelphia Phillies (August 18, 1959).
  • Selected by San Francisco Giants from Philadelphia Phillies in the Rule 5 major league draft (November 28, 1966).
  • Returned to Philadelphia Phillies (June 22, 1967).
  • Sold by Philadelphia Phillies to New York Mets (March, 1968).
  • Sold by New York Mets to Kansas City Royals (August 12, 1969).


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