Home ]

This page is not sponsored!  Click here to sponsor this page!

Bill Stafford
William Charles Stafford

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 2", Weight 193 lb.
Debut April 17, 1960
Born August 13, 1939 in Catskill, NY
Died September 19, 2001 in Canton Township, MS

Pitching   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  W   L   G   GS  CG SHO SV   IP     H   ER   HR  BB   SO   ERA *lgERAa *ERA+
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 1960 20 NYY AL   3   1  11   8   2   1  0   60.0   50   15   3   18   36  2.25  3.60  160
 1961 21 NYY AL  14   9  36  25   8   3  2  195.0  168   58  13   59  101  2.68  3.70  138
 1962 22 NYY AL  14   9  35  33   7   2  0  213.3  188   87  23   77  109  3.67  3.73  102
 1963 23 NYY AL   4   8  28  14   0   0  3   89.7  104   60  16   42   52  6.02  3.52   58
 1964 24 NYY AL   5   0  31   1   0   0  4   60.7   50   18   4   22   39  2.67  3.62  136
 1965 25 NYY AL   3   8  22  15   1   0  0  111.3   93   44  16   31   71  3.56  3.39   95
 1966 26 KCA AL   0   4   9   8   0   0  0   39.7   42   22   2   12   31  4.99  3.40   68
 1967 27 KCA AL   0   1  14   0   0   0  0   16.0   12    3   0    9   10  1.69  3.21  190
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
  8 Yr WL% .518  43  40 186 104  18   6  9  785.7  707  307  77  270  449  3.52  3.60  103
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 162 Game Avg    10   9  43  24   4   1  2  184.2  165   71  18   63  105  3.52  3.60  103
 Career High     14   9  36  33   8   3  4  213.3  188   87  23   77  109  2.25  3.73  160

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Batting   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  G   AB    R    H   2B 3B  HR  RBI  SB CS  BB  SO   BA   OBP   SLG   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1960 20 NYY AL  12   22    0    1   0  0   0    1   0  0   0   8  .045  .045  .045    1   0   0   0   0   0
 1961 21 NYY AL  36   67    5   12   2  1   0    3   0  0   4  11  .179  .225  .239   16   3   0   0   0   0
 1962 22 NYY AL  35   78    5   17   4  0   0    5   0  1   2  16  .218  .238  .269   21   4   0   0   0   1
 1963 23 NYY AL  28   24    2    7   0  1   0    3   0  0   1   7  .292  .346  .375    9   2   0   0   1   0
 1964 24 NYY AL  31   13    1    1   1  0   0    1   0  0   0   6  .077  .077  .154    2   0   0   0   0   0
 1965 25 NYY AL  22   29    2    0   0  0   0    1   0  0   0  12  .000  .000  .000    0   4   1   0   0   0
 1966 26 KCA AL   9   11    0    0   0  0   0    0   0  0   0   3  .000  .000  .000    0   2   0   0   0   1
 1967 27 KCA AL  14    1    0    0   0  0   0    0   0  0   0   0  .000  .000  .000    0   1   0   0   0   0
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 8 Seasons      187  245   15   38   7  2   0   14   0  1   7  63  .155  .181  .200   49  16   1   0   1   2
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 162 Game Avg        212   13   33   6  2   0   12   0  1   6  55  .155  .181  .200   42  14   1   0   1   2
 Career High     36   78    5   17   4  1   0    5   0  1   4  16                     21   4   1   0   1   1

Special Batting   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  PA  Outs  RC   xR  xR27  xW   OWP    BA *lgBA   OBP *lgOBP  SLG *lgSLG  OPS *lgOPS*OPS+ psOPS  SB% 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 1960 20 NYY AL   22   21    0                     | .045  .255| .045  .327| .045  .391| .091  .718| -74         0%
 1961 21 NYY AL   74   58    3                     | .179  .258| .225  .332| .239  .401| .464  .734|  27         0%
 1962 22 NYY AL   84   67    5                     | .218  .259| .238  .331| .269  .404| .507  .735|  38         0%
 1963 23 NYY AL   28   19    2                     | .292  .254| .346  .319| .375  .392| .721  .711| 104         0%
 1964 24 NYY AL   13   12    0                     | .077  .262| .077  .323| .154  .400| .231  .723| -38         0%
 1965 25 NYY AL   34   34    0                     | .000  .248| .000  .320| .000  .383| .000  .703| -100         0%
 1966 26 KCA AL   13   14    0                     | .000  .245| .000  .309| .000  .382| .000  .691| -100         0%
 1967 27 KCA AL    2    2    0                     | .000  .200| .000  .300| .000  .400| .000  .700| -100         0%
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 8 Seasons       270  227    8                     | .155  .256| .181  .327| .200  .397| .381  .724|   6         0%

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Fielding   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G     PO    A    E   DP    FP   lgFP  RnF  lgRnF  GS  Inn  
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 1960 20 NYY AL   P*  11      7   10    0    2 1.000  .967  2.55  1.96   8   60.0
 1961 21 NYY AL   P*  36      7   29    1    5  .973  .954  1.66  2.05  25  195.0
 1962 22 NYY AL   P*  35     12   33    0    1 1.000  .958  1.90  2.08  33  213.3
 1963 23 NYY AL   P*  28      5   12    0    1 1.000  .955  1.71  1.99  14   89.7
 1964 24 NYY AL   P*  31      3   10    0    2 1.000  .957  1.93  1.90   1   60.7
 1965 25 NYY AL   P*  22     10   16    1    2  .963  .951  2.10  2.04  15  111.3
 1966 26 KCA AL   P*   9      0    4    0    0 1.000  .952  0.91  1.99   8   39.7
 1967 27 KCA AL   P*  14      1    3    0    0 1.000  .957  2.25  1.97   0   16.0
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 Position Total   P* 186     45  117    2   13  .988  .956  1.86  2.03 104  785.7
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 Overall Total       186     45  117    2   13  .988  .956  0.87  0.95

* indicates Innings Played rather than Games Played was used in Range Factor calculations.
# indicates breakdown of outfield by position games played is for entire career.

Postseason Pitching

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  ERA    W-L  SV CG   IP   H   ER  BB  SO
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+
 1960 WS    NYY PIT   L    2   1.50  0-0   0  0   6.0   5   1   1   2
 1961 WS    NYY CIN   W    1   2.70  0-0   0  0   6.7   7   2   2   5
 1962 WS    NYY SFG   W    1   2.00  1-0   0  1   9.0   4   2   2   5
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+
  3 World Series     2-1   4   2.07  1-0   0  1  21.7  16   5   5  12
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+

Postseason Batting

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO  BA    OBP   SLG  SB
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1960 WS    NYY PIT   L    2   1  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  .000  .000  .000  0
 1961 WS    NYY CIN   W    1   2  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
 1962 WS    NYY SFG   W    1   3  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  .000  .000  .000  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
  3 World Series     2-1   4   6  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  2  .000  .000  .000  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+

Appearances on Leaderboards and Awards  

Awards are Year-League-Award, Stats are Year-Value-Rank

ERA
1961-2.68-2
(BB + H)/9IP
1961-10.48-6
Hits Allowed/9IP
1961-7.75-10
1962-7.93-7
Games Started
1962-33-10
Shutouts
1961-3-6
Adjusted ERA+
1961-138-3

Gray Ink: Pitching - 10 (Average HOFer ~ 185)
HOF Monitor: Pitching - 3.0 (Likely HOFer > 100)

Act.- Denotes rank among active players, Car. - Denotes career rank

Similar Pitchers 
  1. Connie Johnson (972)
  2. Ray Starr (968)
  3. Boardwalk Brown (966)
  4. Connie Marrero (962)
  5. Dennis Bennett (961)
  6. Jim Hardin (961)
  7. Bill McGee (960)
  8. Dick Woodson (960)
  9. Bob Keegan (960)
  10. Carmen Hill (959)
Most Similar by Age
  1. George Kahler (984)
  2. Ismael Valdes (983)
  3. Johnny Kucks (983)
  4. Steve Busby (972)
  5. Joey Jay (978)
  6. Pete Vuckovich (982)
  7. Gene Conley (982)

 

Home ]