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Willie McCovey

Willie Lee McCovey
Born: January 10, 1938
Mobile, AL USA
Deceased: October 31, 2018
Primary Position: 1B
All Position(s) Played: 1B, RF, LF, OF, DH, PH
Bats: L
Throws: L
Height: 6'4" Weight: 198
Career: July 30, 1959-July 6, 1980
Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame in 1986.

Willie McCovey compiled a career batting average of .270 with 521 home runs and 1555 RBI in his 2588-game career with the San Francisco Giants, San Diego Padres and Oakland Athletics. He began playing during the July 30, 1959 season and last took the field during the July 6, 1980 campaign. McCovey was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1986.


Batting:

YearLgTeamGPPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBDPHBPSHSFIBB
1959NLSFN522191923268951338202235.354.429.6561.08612674011
1960NLSFN10130726037621531351114553.239.349.469.81812230024
1961NLSFN10637432859891231850123760.271.350.491.84116185043
1962NLSFN912612294167612054332935.293.368.590.95713560031
1963NLSFN152627564103158195441021150119.280.350.566.9153191011115
1964NLSFN13043436455801411854216173.220.336.412.74915095045
1965NLSFN1606395409314917439920488118.276.382.539.92029186235
1966NLSFN1505885028514826636962176100.295.391.586.977294860410
1967NLSFN1355394567312617431913371110.276.378.535.913244862417
1968NLSFN1486085238115316436105427271.293.378.545.9232851050820
1969NLSFN149623491101157262451260012166.320.453.6561.1083221140745
1970NLSFN15263849598143392391260013775.289.444.6121.0563031330340
1971NLSFN10540232945911301870026457.277.396.480.876158640521
1972NLSFN813042633056801435003845.213.316.403.71910632015
1973NLSFN1304953835210214329751010578.266.420.546.966209610625
1974NLSDN12844234453871912263109676.253.416.506.92217481019
1975NLSDN122475413431041702368105780.252.345.460.805190103028
1976NLSDN71224202204190736002139.203.281.352.6337141007
1976ALOAK1127240500000034.208.296.208.505500001
1977NLSFN1415484785413421028863067106.280.367.500.8672391600316
1978NLSFN10838935132801921264103657.228.298.396.694139120028
1979NLSFN1173933533488901557023670.249.318.402.72014271032
1980NLSFN4813011382380116001323.204.285.301.5863431032
Totals25889686819712292211353465211555262213451550.270.374.515.889421917669570260

Fielding by Position:

Catchers
YearLgTeamPosGPGSInn.POAEDPFld%RF/9RF/GPBWPSBCSCS%
1959NLSFN1B5149408.242429529.9899.988.88
1960NLSFN1B7165567.255739942.9859.458.39
1961NLSFN1B8479710.1669551155.9859.178.62
1962NLSFNOF5753368.181221.9772.031.46
1962NLSFN1B171193.01057112.9911.846.59
1963NLSFNOF1351311103.22207140.9421.851.68
1963NLSFN1B2314144.11431415.9949.796.83
1964NLSFNOF8380627.196571.9351.451.22
1964NLSFN1B2621190.117714719.9659.037.35
1965NLSFN1B1561501300.01310871393.9919.678.96
1966NLSFN1B1451391221.11287812291.9841.089.43
1967NLSFN1B1271231108.112218115102.9891.571.25
1968NLSFN1B1461461257.113051032191.9851.089.64
1969NLSFN1B1481481249.213927912116.9921.599.94
1970NLSFN1B1461461241.0121713415117.9899.809.25
1971NLSFN1B9595795.0828631580.9831.099.38
1972NLSFN1B7473598.061732952.9869.778.77
1973NLSFN1B117116920.1930761289.9889.848.60
1974NLSDN1B104103841.0815471159.9879.228.29
1975NLSDN1B115115916.0979731594.9861.349.15
1976NLSDN1B5151388.042044439.9921.769.10
1977NLSFN1B1361361080.11072601393.9899.438.32
1978NLSFN1B9795728.0721441049.9879.467.89
1979NLSFN1B8986721.1740481060.9889.838.85
1980NLSFN1B2726235.224112218.9929.669.37
Totals2320225118815.01756712362561407.9878.998.100000.000

Postseason - Batting:

YearLgTeamSeriesGPPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBDPHBPSHSFIBB
1962NLSFNWS416152301110013.200.250.533.783800000
1971NLSFNNLCS418142600260042.429.556.8571.4131210003
Totals834294901370055.310.412.6901.1012010003

Postseason - Fielding by Position:

Catchers
YearLgTeamSeriesPosGPGSInn.POAEDPFld%RF/9RF/GPBSBCSCS%
1962NLSFNWS1B2217.018412.95711.6511.00
1962NLSFNWSLF119.030001.0003.003.00
1962NLSFNWSRF118.02010.6672.252.00
1971NLSFNNLCS1B4434.033310.9739.539.00
Totals8868.056732.9558.347.88000.000

Awards

1959 - Rookie of the Year
1965 - TSN All-Star 1B
1968 - TSN All-Star 1B
1969 - All-Star Game MVP
1969 - Most Valuable Player
1969 - TSN All-Star 1B
1969 - TSN Major League Player of the Year
1969 - TSN Player of the Year
1970 - TSN All-Star 1B
1977 - Hutch Award