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29 BILL BUTLER (Franchise player #0019 - 1969-19)

Position: P

Bill Butler

William Franklin Butler
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 210 lb.

Born: March 12, 1947 in Hyattsville, MD
Acquired: October 15, 1968: Expansion Draft: Royals Pick #11 (selected from the Detroit Tigers)

Departure: July 11, 1972: Sold to Cleveland Indians

MLB Debut: April 9, 1969
Final MLB Game: July 11, 1977
Royals Debut: April 9, 1969
Final Royals Game:
September 25, 1971
 
Awards
1969 Topps All-Star Rookie Team
Royals Pitcher of the Month: April 1970
 
Statistics with the Royals (led team in bold)
Year W L G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB SO ERA
1969 9 10 34 29 5 4 0 193.2 174 91 84 15 91 156 3.90
1970 4 12 25 25 2 1 0 140.2 117 66 59 17 87 75 3.77
1971 1 2 14 6 0 0 0 44.1 45 19 17 6 18 32 3.45
w/Royals 14 24 73 60 7 5 0 378.2 336 176 160 38 196 263 3.80
Career 23 35 134 86 10 5 1 591.2 555 304 277 65 312 408 4.21

For complete stats, go to Baseball-Reference.com's Bill Butler page

 

 
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