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Portrait of Maury Wills

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
14 8304 .281 .330 .331 .256 45
Birth Date10-2-1932
Height5' 11"
Weight170 lbs
Age86 years, 0 months, 15 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1959 LAN 26 83 258 242 27 63 5 2 0 72 13 27 0 0 3 7 7 3 .260 .298 .298 .211 -1.3 7.3 0.6
1960 LAN 27 148 559 516 75 152 15 2 0 171 35 47 3 2 3 27 50 12 .295 .342 .331 .248 30.8 5.8 3.9
1961 LAN 28 148 687 613 105 173 12 10 1 208 59 50 1 1 13 31 35 15 .282 .346 .339 .258 33.3 7.4 4.2
1962 LAN 29 165 759 695 130 208 13 10 6 259 51 57 2 4 7 48 104 13 .299 .347 .373 .265 56.7 10.3 6.9
1963 LAN 30 134 580 527 83 159 19 3 0 184 44 48 1 3 5 34 40 19 .302 .355 .349 .272 31.2 3.2 3.9
1964 LAN 31 158 685 630 81 173 15 5 2 204 41 73 0 3 11 34 53 17 .275 .318 .324 .257 33.8 1.0 3.9
1965 LAN 32 158 710 650 92 186 14 7 0 214 40 64 4 2 14 33 94 31 .286 .330 .329 .263 37.8 12.5 5.6
1966 LAN 33 143 643 594 60 162 14 2 1 183 34 60 2 0 13 39 38 24 .273 .314 .308 .243 11.6 11.7 2.6
1967 PIT 34 149 664 616 92 186 12 9 3 225 31 44 1 4 12 45 29 10 .302 .334 .365 .282 34.8 7.9 5.0
1968 PIT 35 153 685 627 76 174 12 6 0 198 45 57 1 1 11 31 52 21 .278 .326 .316 .261 22.7 -12.6 1.3
1969 LAN 36 104 479 434 57 129 7 8 4 164 39 40 1 1 4 39 25 15 .297 .356 .378 .282 27.5 8.9 4.0
1969 MON 36 47 211 189 23 42 3 0 0 45 20 21 0 1 1 8 15 6 .222 .295 .238 .216 1.5 0.5 0.2
1970 LAN 37 132 578 522 77 141 19 3 0 166 50 34 0 1 5 34 28 13 .270 .333 .318 .245 15.5 -0.0 1.6
1971 LAN 38 149 654 601 73 169 14 3 3 198 40 44 0 6 7 44 15 8 .281 .323 .329 .252 17.3 3.2 2.3
1972 LAN 39 71 152 132 16 17 3 1 0 22 10 18 0 0 10 4 1 1 .129 .190 .167 .151 -8.7 -0.5 -1.1
Career19428304758810672134177712025135526841629119458586208.281.330.331.256344.666.845.0

Statistics for All Levels

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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
1959 LAN MLB 83 258 .211 .259 .319 .396 .261 .293 103 -12.9 7.1 3.3 7.3 1.3 -1.3 0.6 -1.3 0.6
1960 LAN MLB 148 559 .248 .257 .315 .387 .258 .323 100 -7 15.1 6.9 5.8 15.7 30.8 3.9 30.8 3.9
1961 LAN MLB 148 687 .258 .263 .323 .405 .260 .306 100 -1.7 19.5 8.9 7.4 6.6 33.3 4.2 33.3 4.2
1962 LAN MLB 165 759 .265 .263 .324 .398 .261 .318 97 4.1 21.2 9.7 10.3 21.8 56.7 6.9 56.7 6.9
1963 LAN MLB 134 580 .272 .245 .301 .366 .255 .330 92 6.3 14.5 5.7 3.2 4.6 31.2 3.9 31.2 3.9
1964 LAN MLB 158 685 .257 .254 .306 .376 .257 .306 90 -2.1 17.6 7.9 1.0 10.4 33.8 3.9 33.8 3.9
1965 LAN MLB 158 710 .263 .252 .310 .378 .260 .316 91 2 17.9 8.2 12.5 9.6 37.8 5.6 37.8 5.6
1966 LAN MLB 143 643 .243 .260 .310 .391 .265 .302 92 -9.9 16.4 7.4 11.7 -2.3 11.6 2.6 11.6 2.6
1967 PIT MLB 149 664 .282 .248 .302 .359 .259 .319 100 11.7 15.0 2.1 7.9 5.9 34.8 5.0 34.8 5.0
1968 PIT MLB 153 685 .261 .245 .296 .344 .257 .305 92 0.7 13.7 2.2 -12.6 6.1 22.7 1.3 22.7 1.3
1969 LAN MLB 104 479 .282 .251 .315 .368 .259 .320 95 10.1 12.3 5.6 8.9 -0.5 27.5 4.0 27.5 4.0
1969 MON MLB 47 211 .216 .247 .308 .363 .255 .249 105 -8.8 5.4 2.5 0.5 2.4 1.5 0.2 1.5 0.2
1970 LAN MLB 132 578 .245 .259 .326 .392 .262 .288 94 -8.8 15.7 7.1 -0.0 1.5 15.5 1.6 15.5 1.6
1971 LAN MLB 149 654 .252 .252 .311 .367 .259 .296 95 -4.9 16.1 7.3 3.2 -1.2 17.3 2.3 17.3 2.3
1972 LAN MLB 71 152 .151 .252 .315 .370 .264 .149 98 -14.4 3.6 1.4 -0.5 0.8 -8.7 -1.1 -8.7 -1.1

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1959 LAN MLB 258 27 63 5 2 0 7 13 27 7 3 .260 .298 .298 .037 .211 -1.3 7.3 0.6
1960 LAN MLB 559 75 152 15 2 0 27 35 47 50 12 .295 .342 .331 .037 .248 30.8 5.8 3.9
1961 LAN MLB 687 105 173 12 10 1 31 59 50 35 15 .282 .346 .339 .057 .258 33.3 7.4 4.2
1962 LAN MLB 759 130 208 13 10 6 48 51 57 104 13 .299 .347 .373 .073 .265 56.7 10.3 6.9
1963 LAN MLB 580 83 159 19 3 0 34 44 48 40 19 .302 .355 .349 .047 .272 31.2 3.2 3.9
1964 LAN MLB 685 81 173 15 5 2 34 41 73 53 17 .275 .318 .324 .049 .257 33.8 1.0 3.9
1965 LAN MLB 710 92 186 14 7 0 33 40 64 94 31 .286 .330 .329 .043 .263 37.8 12.5 5.6
1966 LAN MLB 643 60 162 14 2 1 39 34 60 38 24 .273 .314 .308 .035 .243 11.6 11.7 2.6
1967 PIT MLB 664 92 186 12 9 3 45 31 44 29 10 .302 .334 .365 .063 .282 34.8 7.9 5.0
1968 PIT MLB 685 76 174 12 6 0 31 45 57 52 21 .278 .326 .316 .038 .261 22.7 -12.6 1.3
1969 LAN MLB 479 57 129 7 8 4 39 39 40 25 15 .297 .356 .378 .081 .282 27.5 8.9 4.0
1969 MON MLB 211 23 42 3 0 0 8 20 21 15 6 .222 .295 .238 .016 .216 1.5 0.5 0.2
1970 LAN MLB 578 77 141 19 3 0 34 50 34 28 13 .270 .333 .318 .048 .245 15.5 -0.0 1.6
1971 LAN MLB 654 73 169 14 3 3 44 40 44 15 8 .281 .323 .329 .048 .252 17.3 3.2 2.3
1972 LAN MLB 152 16 17 3 1 0 4 10 18 1 1 .129 .190 .167 .038 .151 -8.7 -0.5 -1.1

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2008-09-16 13:00:00 (link to chat)Maury Wills is on the list too. Please. Yes or no on Dick Allen?
(JKGaucho from Washington, DC)
Yes on Allen. The character stuff is overblown and the production was amazing, if slightly disgused because of the era. My pal Allen Barra made a good argument about this in "It Ain't Over." (Steven Goldman)
2008-09-12 13:00:00 (link to chat)Hiya Christina ... happy Pennant Race to you! Worst in-game manager: a) Ned Yost b) Clint Hurdle c) other
(dianagramr from NYC)
Hi Diana, happy pennant races to you too. I know Yost and Hurdle get banged on, but I saw Jim Essian, and skip(s), you're no Jim Essian. That said, I'd like to spend some more time looking at boxes from Maury Wills understandably similarly brief and bad tenure running the Mariners. (Christina Kahrl)
2008-01-08 14:00:00 (link to chat)I'm saddened by that Raines result. Off the top of your head, how many less deserving 1st ballot players have had better vote totals?
(lexomatic from True North)
Steve Garvey at 41.6 percent stands out, as does Maury Wills at 30.3 percent. (Jay Jaffe)


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