Billy Taylor

William Howell Taylor
Batted: Right
Threw: Right
Height: 6'8"
Weight: 235 lbs.
Born: October 16, 1961 in Monticello, FL
Drafted: 2nd round 1980 by the Texas Rangers
Acquired: traded by the Oakland Athletics for
Jason Isringhausen and Greg McMichael, July 1999
Departed: as a free agent, December 1999

 

Bill came late to the major leagues, not reaching the big show until he was 32 years old, but still had a couple of significant seasons, ending up with 100 saves in his career. He's shown here on a 1995 Donruss Press Proofs card, and on four other cards below.

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PITCHING RECORD

YEAR CLUB     G GS CG    IP  W  L  PCT   H   R  ER  SO  BB ShO  SV   ERA
========================================================================
1994 Oak AL  41  0  0  46.1  1  3 .250  38  24  18  48  18   0   1  3.50
1996 Oak AL  55  0  0  60.1  6  3 .667  52  30  29  67  25   0  17  4.33
1997 Oak AL  72  0  0  73.0  3  4 .429  70  32  31  66  36   0  23  3.82
1998 Oak AL  70  0  0  73.0  4  9 .308  71  37  29  58  22   0  33  3.58
1999 2teams  61  0  0  56.1  1  6 .143  68  35  31  52  23   0  26  4.95
2000 T B AL  17  0  0  13.2  1  3 .250  13  13  13  13   9   0   0  8.56
2001 Pit NL   1  0  0   2.0  0  0 ----   2   1   1   3   0   0   0  4.50
========================================================================
METS TOTALS  18  0  0  13.1  0  1 .000  20  12  12  14   9   0   0  8.10
OTHER CLUBS 299  0  0 311.1 16 27 .372 294 160 140 293 124   0 100  4.05
========================================================================
CAREER TOTS 317  0  0 324.2 16 28 .364 314 172 152 307 133   0 100  4.21

 

SPLIT SEASONS

YEAR CLUB     G GS CG    IP  W  L  PCT   H   R  ER  SO  BB ShO  SV   ERA
========================================================================
1999 Oak AL  43  0  0  43.0  1  5 .167  48  23  19  38  14   0  26  3.98
1999 *METS*  18  0  0  13.1  0  1 .000  20  12  12  14   9   0   0  8.10

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This is a list of the Billy Taylor cards that I already have in my collection. If you have any cards that are not listed here, and you are willing to donate or trade them, contact me at Rounding Third.  Items that are struck through are no longer a part of the Rounding Third collection, having been sold for charity.

1991 Classic Best

1994 Fleer Extra Bases

1982 Fritsch Midwest League Stars of Tomorrow #197

1987 ProCards #157

1989 CMC Las Vegas Stars #10
1989 ProCards Las Vegas Stars #3

1991 Classic Best Greenville Braves #6
1991 ProCards Greenville Braves #3000

1992 Fleer/ProCards Richmond Braves #378

1993 Fleer/ProCards Richmond Braves #185

1994 Bowman #276
1994 Fleer Extra Bases #157
1994 Fleer Ultra #413
(Rookie)
1994 Pinnacle Select #391
(Rookie Prospect)

1995 Donruss #377
1995 Donruss Press Proofs #377
(1st 2,000 printed)
1995 Score #473
1995 Score Gold Rush #473

1996 Mother's Cookies Oakland Athletics #24

1998 Mother's Cookies

1999 Fleer Tradition

1997 Fleer #197
1997 Fleer Ultra #425
1997 Fleer Ultra Gold Medallion #G425
1997 Upper Deck Collector's Choice #414

1998 Fleer Tradition #90 (autographed)
1998 Mother's Cookies Oakland Athletics #11
1998 Pacific Crown Collection Silver #175
1998 Pacific Online Red #547
1998 Pacific Online Silver #547
1998 Topps Minted in Cooperstown #101
1998 Upper Deck #471

1999 Fleer Tradition #515
1999 Topps Traded and Rookies #T120
1999 Topps Traded and Rookies Chrome #T120
1999 Upper Deck #449

2001 Grandstand Nashville Sounds #45

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