CF Bill May #20
Age: 29 | Bats: L | Throws: L | Morale: Very Good
07/06/1942
CF BILL MAY #20 - AGE: 29 - BATS: L - THROWS: L - MORALE: VERY GOOD
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
59 232 72 8 0 2 28 14 53 .310 .349 .371 5 2.2
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
06/13/1942 @ WAS Loss, 2-3 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0
06/12/1942 @ WAS Win, 18-0 4 2 2 0 0 2 1 0
06/11/1942 @ PIT Loss, 3-6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
06/10/1942 @ PIT Loss, 4-6 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 0
06/09/1942 @ PIT Loss, 2-5 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
06/07/1942 @ BOS Win, 7-4 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
06/07/1942 @ BOS Loss, 2-6 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0
06/06/1942 @ BOS Win, 3-1 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
06/05/1942 @ BOS Win, 4-2 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
06/04/1942 @ PHI Loss, 2-8 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
PERSONALITY
Birthday:02/22/1913
Born in:Country Club, MO
Nationality:American
Height:6' 0"
Weight:180 lbs
Local Popularity:Extremely Popular
National Pop.:Very Popular
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$17,250
Signed Through:1942 Season
Major Service:7 Years, 144 Days
Service This Yr:83 Days
40-Man Service:8 Years, 14 Days
Pro Service:10 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:2 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:1931, 5th Pick in Round 1
FEDERALLY ALIGNED BASEBALL LEAGUES 1942 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 59 232 72 8 0 2 28 21 14 53 .310 .349 .371 .720 .337 .060 115
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 59 250 1 1 0 1 1 2 86 10 5 2 71.4 31.5 5.13 2.2  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   70 28 0 0 1 7 7 5 10 1 1 0 .400 .434 .443 .877
Versus Right   162 44 8 0 1 21 14 9 43 1 0 1 .272 .312 .340 .652
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
April   66 22 3 0 1 13 5 3 14 0 0 1 .333 .371 .424 .796
May   120 36 3 0 1 12 12 6 30 2 0 0 .300 .328 .350 .678
June   46 14 2 0 0 3 4 5 9 0 1 0 .304 .373 .348 .720
Spring Training   53 15 2 0 1 7 9 5 11 1 0 0 .283 .339 .377 .716
Last Year   516 151 12 3 5 40 64 41 134 0 0 0 .293 .345 .357 .701
2 Years Ago   646 189 21 6 8 77 95 28 150 4 5 4 .293 .324 .381 .705
Career   4685 1405 178 68 52 511 701 313 918 23 38 31 .300 .346 .400 .746
Home   83 30 5 0 2 16 8 5 20 0 0 0 .361 .398 .494 .892
Road   149 42 3 0 0 12 13 9 33 2 1 1 .282 .323 .302 .625
Grass   232 72 8 0 2 28 21 14 53 2 1 1 .310 .349 .371 .720
Day   215 69 8 0 2 27 18 11 51 1 0 1 .321 .355 .386 .741
Night   17 3 0 0 0 1 3 3 2 1 1 0 .176 .286 .176 .462
As Starter   232 72 8 0 2 28 21 14 53 2 1 1 .310 .349 .371 .720
Close/Late   44 13 0 0 0 5 3 2 10 0 1 0 .295 .326 .295 .622
Inning 1-3   75 25 6 0 0 7 6 2 15 1 0 0 .333 .346 .413 .759
Inning 4-6   88 26 2 0 2 15 9 7 22 1 0 0 .295 .344 .386 .730
Inning 7-9   65 20 0 0 0 5 6 5 14 0 1 1 .308 .366 .308 .674
Extra Innings   4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
0 Outs   67 15 2 0 0 3 4 3 19 0 1 0 .224 .257 .254 .511
1 Outs   91 35 4 0 1 12 13 4 18 2 0 0 .385 .402 .462 .864
2 Outs   74 22 2 0 1 13 4 7 16 0 0 1 .297 .366 .365 .731
Scoring Position   68 18 2 0 1 26 5 6 17 2 1 0 .265 .316 .338 .654
Bases Empty   124 35 6 0 0 0 10 5 32 0 0 0 .282 .310 .331 .641
Runner on 1st   40 19 0 0 1 2 6 3 4 0 0 1 .475 .523 .550 1.073
Runner on 2nd   13 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0 1 0 .077 .200 .077 .277
Runner on 3rd   8 3 0 0 0 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 .375 .375 .375 .750
Runner on 1st & 2nd   31 9 1 0 1 11 3 4 6 0 0 0 .290 .371 .419 .791
Runner on 1st & 3rd   7 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .571
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   3 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333
Bases Loaded   6 1 1 0 0 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 .167 .125 .333 .458
Two Strikes   102 19 3 0 0 6 7 7 53 0 0 0 .186 .239 .216 .454
First Pitch   47 26 3 0 2 7 7 1 0 0 0 0 .553 .562 .745 1.307
Count 0-1   18 3 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .167 .167 .222 .389
Count 0-2   16 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 12 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .250
Count 1-0   17 7 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .412 .412 .412 .824
Count 1-1   23 9 1 0 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 .391 .391 .435 .826
Count 1-2   28 5 1 0 0 1 3 0 13 0 0 0 .179 .179 .214 .393
Count 2-0   10 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .400 .800
Count 2-1   8 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .375 .400 .375 .775
Count 2-2   33 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 18 0 0 0 .152 .152 .152 .303
Count 3-0   0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000
Count 3-1   7 1 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 1 0 0 .143 .364 .143 .506
Full Count   25 7 2 0 0 3 3 7 10 0 0 0 .280 .438 .360 .797
Behind in Count   62 10 2 0 0 5 4 0 25 0 1 0 .161 .161 .194 .355
Ahead in Count   42 15 0 0 0 9 4 6 0 2 0 1 .357 .431 .357 .789
Batting 2nd   20 4 0 0 0 1 1 0 7 0 0 1 .200 .238 .200 .438
Batting 4th   4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Batting 5th   169 47 8 0 2 23 16 12 39 1 0 0 .278 .324 .361 .685
Batting 7th   37 21 0 0 0 4 4 1 4 1 0 0 .568 .564 .568 1.132
Batting 8th   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .000 .333 .000 .333
Low Leverage   99 34 4 0 1 3 8 6 21 0 0 1 .343 .387 .414 .801
Medium Leverage   81 25 2 0 1 9 11 4 21 0 0 0 .309 .341 .370 .712
High Leverage   49 13 2 0 0 16 2 4 10 2 1 0 .265 .309 .306 .615
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
1934 Brooklyn - FABL 21 72 269 71 6 1 4 39 41 22 4 1 53 8 3 .264 .328 .338 .666 79 79 1.4
1935 Brooklyn - FABL 22 143 576 174 22 16 4 60 88 45 4 3 75 31 7 .302 .355 .417 .772 102 105 4.1
1936 Brooklyn - FABL 23 150 650 217 28 11 7 70 127 47 5 2 97 41 27 .334 .382 .443 .825 114 121 6.6
1937 Brooklyn - FABL 24 145 590 162 25 11 9 58 89 34 7 5 116 30 22 .275 .319 .400 .719 95 103 4.7
1938 Brooklyn - FABL 25 89 376 117 23 7 2 51 55 30 4 2 67 21 13 .311 .367 .426 .792 117 128 3.6
1938 Chicago - FABL 25 41 180 55 6 5 1 23 28 10 0 2 39 17 6 .306 .339 .411 .750 103 103 1.7
1938 Total - FABL 25 130 556 172 29 12 3 74 83 40 4 4 106 38 19 .309 .358 .421 .778 113 120 5.4
1939 Chicago - FABL 26 154 650 197 27 8 10 65 93 42 2 2 134 34 20 .303 .346 .415 .762 106 108 3.6
1940 Chicago - FABL 27 154 646 189 21 6 8 77 95 28 4 4 150 28 16 .293 .324 .381 .705 99 102 3.5
1941 Chicago - FABL 28 144 516 151 12 3 5 40 64 41 0 0 134 6 5 .293 .345 .357 .701 95 98 3.1
1942 Chicago - FABL 29 59 232 72 8 0 2 28 21 14 1 2 53 5 2 .310 .349 .371 .720 104 115 2.2
Total FABL 1151 4685 1405 178 68 52 511 701 313 31 23 918 221 121 .300 .346 .400 .746 102 107 34.5
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
1929 Greensboro HS - HS 16 40 178 76 9 5 0 23 36 12 2 3 14 20 8 .427 .462 .534 .995 206 205 4.5
1930 Greensboro HS - HS 17 40 161 57 12 2 7 26 36 25 4 0 36 24 8 .354 .453 .584 1.036 201 188 3.7
1931 Greensboro HS - HS 18 40 153 44 9 4 2 9 27 21 2 1 30 17 4 .288 .379 .438 .816 147 135 2.4
1932 Dubuque - C 19 76 296 83 15 0 9 36 49 23 6 2 94 15 3 .280 .343 .422 .765 108 109 2.6
1932 Mobile - B 19 75 278 92 12 10 2 49 64 24 9 3 36 44 19 .331 .398 .468 .866 116 124 2.1
1933 Omaha - A 20 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 34 36 -0.0
1933 Evansville - A 20 16 66 15 1 1 1 5 2 4 0 0 10 0 1 .227 .271 .318 .590 60 65 -0.0
1933 Total - A 20 20 70 16 1 1 1 5 3 4 0 0 10 0 1 .229 .270 .314 .585 59 63 -0.0
1933 Knoxville - AA 20 33 130 42 6 2 1 14 21 10 1 1 22 5 3 .323 .373 .423 .796 108 112 1.3
1933 Rochester - AAA 20 82 349 90 12 6 2 28 45 22 1 1 66 13 12 .258 .303 .344 .647 79 79 1.9
1934 Rochester - AAA 21 55 242 76 9 4 7 33 44 19 1 2 41 6 5 .314 .364 .471 .835 128 118 3.1
Total DIX 33 130 42 6 2 1 14 21 10 1 1 22 5 3 .323 .373 .423 .796 108 112
Total HL 16 66 15 1 1 1 5 2 4 0 0 10 0 1 .227 .271 .318 .590 60 65
Total UL 137 591 166 21 10 9 61 89 41 2 3 107 19 17 .281 .328 .396 .724 99 95
Total HS 120 492 177 30 11 9 58 99 58 8 4 80 61 20 .360 .432 .520 .953 186 177
Total SEL 75 278 92 12 10 2 49 64 24 9 3 36 44 19 .331 .398 .468 .866 116 124
Total WBL 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 34 36
Total UMVA 76 296 83 15 0 9 36 49 23 6 2 94 15 3 .280 .343 .422 .765 108 109
CAREER POSTSEASON BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
1936 Brooklyn - FABL 23 4 19 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .105 .105 .158 .263 -33 -43 2.4
1937 Brooklyn - FABL 24 5 22 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 7 0 0 .136 .136 .136 .273 -25 -39 2.1
Total FABL 9 41 5 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 8 0 0 .122 .122 .146 .268 -29 -41
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
1929 Greensboro HS - HS CF 40 40 139 0 0 143 4 .972 362.2 3.45 +7.4 1.054
1930 Greensboro HS - HS CF 40 40 94 6 1 100 0 1.000 360.1 2.50 +7.6 1.137
1931 Greensboro HS - HS CF 40 40 108 9 1 119 2 .983 362.0 2.91 +7.2 1.097
1932 Mobile - B CF 34 0 31 4 1 36 1 .972 92.0 3.42 +0.9 1.084
1932 Dubuque - C CF 75 74 228 10 1 243 5 .979 655.1 3.27 +6.8 1.056
1932 Mobile - B RF 75 75 105 11 3 117 1 .991 556.0 1.88 +2.3 1.028
1933 Rochester - AAA CF 81 81 315 9 3 332 8 .976 728.2 4.00 +12.7 1.065
1933 Knoxville - AA CF 33 33 118 3 0 125 4 .968 290.1 3.75 +4.7 1.057
1933 Evansville - A CF 5 5 15 0 0 15 0 1.000 47.0 2.87 +1.5 1.172
1933 Evansville - A RF 11 11 22 1 1 24 1 .958 87.0 2.38 +0.6 1.027
1934 Brooklyn - MLB CF 72 72 276 4 1 289 9 .969 635.2 3.96 +8.9 1.043
1934 Rochester - AAA CF 54 54 235 3 0 243 5 .979 485.0 4.42 +14.9 1.110
1935 Brooklyn - MLB CF 141 140 553 14 6 595 28 .953 1232.0 4.14 +11.3 1.047
1935 Brooklyn - MLB RF 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 1.0 9.00 +0.0 1.021
1936 Brooklyn - MLB CF 148 146 619 24 6 662 19 .971 1313.2 4.41 +27.9 1.079
1937 Brooklyn - MLB CF 141 137 518 16 2 549 15 .973 1217.1 3.95 +22.3 1.071
1937 Brooklyn - MLB RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
1938 Brooklyn - MLB CF 89 89 348 5 2 363 10 .972 768.2 4.13 +6.2 1.037
1938 Chicago - MLB CF 41 41 168 6 4 176 2 .989 363.1 4.31 +7.7 1.044
1939 Chicago - MLB CF 153 153 551 9 6 585 25 .957 1319.1 3.82 +2.4 1.002
1940 Chicago - MLB CF 153 152 529 18 5 560 13 .977 1326.0 3.71 +4.5 1.001
1941 Chicago - MLB CF 144 134 510 14 6 531 7 .987 1187.0 3.97 +10.3 1.033
1942 Chicago - MLB CF 59 59 246 4 0 257 7 .973 509.1 4.42 +6.9 1.037
TOTAL CF 1543 1490 5601 158 45 5923 164 .972 13255.2 3.91 +172.2 1.048
TOTAL RF 87 86 128 12 4 142 2 .986 644.0 1.96 +2.8 1.027
PLAYER HISTORY
12/05/1928 Joined the Greensboro HS Giants.
01/01/1929 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
01/01/1930 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
05/02/1930 Injured (Back spasms), day-to-day for 4 days.
01/01/1931 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
12/05/1931 Released by the Greensboro HS Giants.
12/05/1931 Drafted in the 1931 first-year player draft (Round 1, Pick 5, 5th overall pick) by the Montreal Saints.
12/15/1931 Signed a minor league contract with the Montreal Saints organization with a signing bonus of $14,000.
01/01/1932 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
04/11/1932 Named the #14 prospect in the FABL
07/04/1932 Named the #11 prospect in the FABL
10/04/1932 Named the #16 prospect in the FABL
01/01/1933 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
04/12/1933 Named the #15 prospect in the FABL
05/15/1933 Was traded by the Montreal Saints to the Brooklyn Kings, along with 3B John Langille, SP Chuck Murphy, a 1st draft pick, in exchange for SP Milt Fritz.
07/04/1933 Named the #13 prospect in the FABL
07/24/1933 Wins the UL UL Player of the Week Award.
10/09/1933 Named the #6 prospect in the FABL
01/01/1934 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
04/18/1934 Named the #7 prospect in the FABL
05/07/1934 Wins the UL UL Player of the Week Award.
07/10/1934 Named the #6 prospect in the FABL
09/01/1934 Wins the FABL CA Rookie of the Month Award.
01/01/1935 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
01/01/1936 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
07/05/1936 Was selected to the 1936 Federally Aligned Baseball Leagues All-Star Game.
08/05/1936 Goes 5-6 against the New York Stars, with 3 RBI and 2 R.
08/24/1936 Wins the FABL CA Player of the Week Award.
09/07/1936 Goes 0-2 against the Baltimore Cannons, ending his hitting streak at 23 games.
01/01/1937 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
04/27/1937 Goes 0-4 against the Baltimore Cannons, ending his hitting streak at 24 games.
10/13/1937 Wins the 1937 World Championship Series with the Brooklyn Kings.
01/01/1938 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
07/31/1938 Was traded by the Brooklyn Kings to the Chicago Chiefs, along with SP Gene Jones, in exchange for CF Bob Worley, 1B Chuck Adams, CF Jim Alarie, SP Sergio Vergara, SP George Scruggs.
09/14/1938 Injured (torn ankle ligaments),out for 4 months.
10/14/1938 Wins the 1938 World Championship Series with the Chicago Chiefs.
01/01/1939 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
09/10/1939 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $20,000 with the Chicago Chiefs organization.
01/01/1940 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
05/24/1940 Injured (back spasms),day-to-day for 3 days.
07/07/1940 Was selected to the 1940 Federally Aligned Baseball Leagues All-Star Game.
09/27/1940 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $22,000 with the Chicago Chiefs organization.
01/01/1941 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
07/06/1941 Was selected to the 1941 Federally Aligned Baseball Leagues All-Star Game.
08/10/1941 Injured (strained back),day-to-day for 2 weeks.
01/01/1942 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
03/24/1942 Injured (back spasms),day-to-day for 1 day.
06/13/1942 Injured (fractured wrist),out for 2 months.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year GS Rank
1939 153 2
1940 152 4
Year PA Rank
1936 710 7
1939 703 3
1940 687 3
Year AB Rank
1936 650 2
1937 590 9
1939 650 1
1940 646 1
Year H Rank
1936 217 3
1939 197 1
1940 189 2
Year K Rank
1935 75 7
1936 97 4
1937 116 1
1939 134 1
1940 150 2
1941 134 3
Year TB Rank
1936 288 9
Year 3B Rank
1935 16 3
1936 11 9
Year SB Rank
1935 31 2
1936 41 2
1937 30 1
1938 17 7
1938 21 2
1939 34 1
1940 28 4
Year R Rank
1936 127 5
1939 93 9
1940 95 8
Year IBB Rank
1934 5 10
Year HP Rank
1934 4 6
1936 5 8
1937 7 1
1938 4 10
1940 4 10
Year AVG Rank
1936 .334 6
Year WAR Rank
1936 6.4 3
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