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Billy Butler
Birthdate: 4/18/1986 (29 y, 7 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-1/240     Position: 1B/DH
Drafted: 2004 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 14, Overall: 14, Team: Kansas City Royals
Contract: $30M / 3 Years (2015 - 2017)
RotoWire News: Butler continued his hot start, going 3-for-4 on Sunday against the Mariners. (4/13/2015)



DatePitcherInn.OutsBaseScorePlayLIREWEWPARE24
4/14B Peacock6-T01__0-2Billy Butler doubled to right (Liner). Ben Zobrist scored.1.520.8470.7 %.1301.24
4/22V Pestano7-T2_2_1-5Billy Butler homered (Fly). Stephen Vogt scored.0.800.3082.6 %.1181.79
4/11J Happ7-B0___0-1Billy Butler singled to left (Grounder).1.910.4634.3 %.0780.37
4/12F Hernandez4-B0___0-0Billy Butler doubled to right (Fliner (Fly)).1.070.4655.8 %.0770.61
4/23J Smith8-T11__2-0Billy Butler singled to left (Grounder). Stephen Vogt advanced to 2B.1.900.4813.0 %.0680.38
4/7K Kela7-B0___1-3Billy Butler singled to left (Grounder).1.480.4619.8 %.0670.37
4/20M Shoemaker1-T112_0-0Billy Butler singled to center (Fliner (Fly)). Sam Fuld advanced to 3B. Stephen Vogt advanced to 2B.1.990.8653.9 %.0620.65
4/13S Feldman5-T112_1-8Billy Butler homered (Fly). Sam Fuld scored. Ben Zobrist scored.0.610.8891.8 %.0622.37
4/18Y Ventura4-T1__30-2Billy Butler singled to left (Grounder). Stephen Vogt scored.1.530.9069.0 %.0610.58
4/21H Santiago3-T2___4-1Billy Butler homered (Fly).0.240.099.8 %.0561.00
4/20M Shoemaker3-T0___2-4Billy Butler doubled to left (Grounder).0.650.4572.9 %.0470.61
4/15C McHugh2-T0___2-0Billy Butler singled to center (Grounder).0.910.4729.2 %.0390.37
4/12F Hernandez2-B0___0-0Billy Butler singled to left (Grounder).0.920.4654.9 %.0380.37
4/11J Happ2-B0___0-0Billy Butler singled to right (Grounder).0.920.4654.9 %.0380.37
4/17J Guthrie6-T1___3-3Billy Butler singled to center (Grounder).0.960.2346.7 %.0370.24
4/12D Farquhar8-B0___3-7Billy Butler singled to center (Liner).0.530.463.6 %.0260.37
4/20J Alvarez5-T0___3-5Billy Butler walked.0.640.4577.0 %.0250.37
4/22J Weaver1-T11_30-1Billy Butler grounded out to third (Grounder). Sam Fuld scored. Stephen Vogt advanced to 2B.1.951.1356.9 %.0240.17
4/21H Santiago1-T21__0-0Billy Butler singled to left (Liner). Stephen Vogt advanced to 2B.0.800.2147.6 %.0200.20
4/8R Detwiler3-B212_2-0Billy Butler walked. Craig Gentry advanced to 3B. Cody Ross advanced to 2B.1.120.4177.4 %.0180.32
4/19D Duffy3-T2__30-1Billy Butler walked.1.360.3461.5 %.0110.13
4/19D Duffy1-T2_2_0-0Billy Butler walked.1.160.3048.6 %.0100.11
4/12C Furbush8-B01__3-7Billy Butler advanced on a wild pitch to 2B.1.080.836.2 %.0080.24
4/10T Wilhelmsen4-B11237-0Billy Butler singled to shortstop (Grounder). Sam Fuld scored. Mark Canha advanced to 3B. Ben Zobrist advanced to 2B.0.221.5198.3 %.0081.00
4/6A Bass5-B11__4-0Billy Butler reached on fielder's choice and error to shortstop (Grounder). Sam Fuld advanced to 2B on error. Error by Elvis Andrus.0.250.4894.1 %.0070.38
4/12F Hernandez5-B2__33-0Billy Butler walked.0.560.3489.4 %.0030.13
4/22M Morin8-T112_1-8Billy Butler singled to right (Liner). Sam Fuld scored. Mark Canha advanced to 3B.0.050.8699.5 %.0031.28
4/6P Klein7-B1___4-0Billy Butler walked.0.060.2497.3 %.0020.25
4/18Y Pino8-T11__0-5Billy Butler singled to center (Grounder). Ben Zobrist advanced to 2B.0.070.4898.7 %.0020.37
4/9N Martinez7-B1___0-9Billy Butler singled to left (Liner).0.010.240.1 %.0010.25
4/8L Verrett6-B1_2_8-0Billy Butler singled to center (Fliner (Liner)). Ben Zobrist advanced to 3B.0.010.6499.8 %.0010.50
4/6R Mendez8-B212_8-0Billy Butler doubled to left (Fliner (Liner)). Eric Sogard scored. Sam Fuld advanced to 3B.0.010.4199.9 %.0001.16
4/8P Klein8-B0___10-0Billy Butler singled to right (Liner).0.000.46100.0 %.0000.37
4/21C Bedrosian8-T112_14-1Billy Butler flied out to right (Fliner (Liner)).0.010.860.1 %.000-0.45
4/10T Wilhelmsen5-B1_2311-0Billy Butler grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.011.3599.9 %.000-0.78
4/9K Kela8-B212_1-10Billy Butler grounded out to third (Grounder).0.010.410.1 %.000-0.41
4/13A Wojciechowski7-T21__1-8Billy Butler reached on fielder's choice to second (Grounder). Ben Zobrist out at second.0.020.2299.2 %-.001-0.22
4/8R Detwiler5-B0___6-0Billy Butler grounded out to third (Grounder).0.060.4698.2 %-.001-0.22
4/10T Walker2-B2___5-0Billy Butler flied out to second (Fly).0.100.0992.2 %-.002-0.09
4/9N Martinez5-B0___0-8Billy Butler struck out swinging.0.120.461.1 %-.003-0.22
4/18Y Pino6-T0___0-5Billy Butler flied out to center (Fliner (Fly)).0.120.4596.3 %-.003-0.21
4/14P Neshek8-T2___0-3Billy Butler struck out swinging.0.120.1092.6 %-.003-0.10
4/13S Feldman3-T11__0-4Billy Butler grounded out to third (Grounder). Mark Canha advanced to 2B.0.470.5087.2 %-.006-0.19
4/20M Morin7-T2___3-5Billy Butler grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.270.0981.1 %-.007-0.09
4/13S Feldman1-T0_2_0-2Billy Butler flied out to right (Fly). Ben Zobrist advanced to 3B.0.911.0874.2 %-.008-0.16
4/14B Peacock1-T2___0-1Billy Butler flied out to center (Fly).0.360.1056.9 %-.009-0.10
4/15C Qualls8-T2_2_5-1Billy Butler struck out swinging.0.340.312.0 %-.010-0.31
4/6Y Gallardo1-B1___2-0Billy Butler struck out looking.0.430.2473.0 %-.010-0.15
4/22J Weaver3-T2___1-1Billy Butler flied out to right (Fliner (Fly)).0.450.0945.9 %-.011-0.09
4/15C McHugh3-T2___2-1Billy Butler struck out looking.0.450.1033.7 %-.012-0.10
4/7C Lewis4-B2___0-1Billy Butler grounded out to second (Grounder).0.540.0936.3 %-.014-0.09
4/15C McHugh6-T1___4-1Billy Butler grounded out to first (Grounder).0.580.2510.3 %-.014-0.15
4/23N Tropeano6-T1___2-0Billy Butler grounded out to third (Grounder).0.810.2417.3 %-.019-0.14
4/9N Martinez2-B0___0-3Billy Butler lined out to first (Liner).0.850.4623.2 %-.021-0.22
4/21H Santiago6-T0___4-1Billy Butler flied out to shortstop (Fly).0.870.4512.0 %-.021-0.21
4/23N Tropeano1-T21__0-0Billy Butler reached on fielder's choice to shortstop (Grounder). Stephen Vogt out at second.0.800.2147.6 %-.022-0.21
4/24D Keuchel1-B21__0-0Billy Butler grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.800.2152.2 %-.022-0.21
4/18Y Ventura2-T0___0-0Billy Butler struck out looking.0.930.4550.0 %-.023-0.21
4/17J Guthrie2-T0___0-0Billy Butler grounded out to third (Grounder).0.930.4550.0 %-.023-0.21
4/6Y Gallardo3-B2_2_2-0Billy Butler struck out swinging.0.830.3076.8 %-.023-0.30
4/8R Detwiler2-B0___0-0Billy Butler struck out swinging.0.920.4654.9 %-.023-0.22
4/17J Guthrie4-T0___3-1Billy Butler grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).1.030.4525.2 %-.025-0.21
4/23N Tropeano4-T0___2-0Billy Butler grounded out to second (Grounder).1.030.4525.3 %-.025-0.21
4/7N Feliz9-B1___1-3Billy Butler flied out to right (Fliner (Fly)).1.080.243.9 %-.026-0.15
4/24D Keuchel4-B0___0-0Billy Butler flied out to center (Fliner (Fly)).1.070.4655.8 %-.026-0.22
4/10T Walker1-B1_2_1-0Billy Butler struck out swinging.1.070.6466.9 %-.029-0.34
4/11J Happ4-B0___0-1Billy Butler flied out to right (Fliner (Fly)).1.200.4641.4 %-.030-0.22
4/17W Davis8-T1___4-4Billy Butler flied out to right (Fliner (Fly)).1.340.2345.5 %-.032-0.14
4/19D Duffy5-T11__0-2Billy Butler grounded into a double play to third (Grounder). Ben Zobrist out at second.0.850.4877.3 %-.036-0.48
4/19R Madson7-T2_2_1-2Billy Butler grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).1.330.3069.7 %-.036-0.30
4/24D Keuchel7-B0___0-0Billy Butler grounded out to first (Grounder).1.500.4658.4 %-.037-0.22
4/24L Gregerson10-B0___0-2Billy Butler grounded out to third (Grounder).1.700.468.1 %-.042-0.22
4/22J Weaver5-T2_2_1-1Billy Butler grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).1.650.3048.2 %-.045-0.30
4/7C Lewis1-B112_0-0Billy Butler grounded into a double play to third (Grounder). Eric Sogard out at second.1.970.8658.5 %-.085-0.86
4/14B Peacock3-T11_30-1Billy Butler grounded into a double play to second (Grounder). Ben Zobrist out at second.1.851.1568.5 %-.112-1.15
4/24P Neshek11-B1_2_4-5Billy Butler flied out to right (Fly).4.850.6426.8 %-.133-0.34
4/12F Rodney9-B01236-7Billy Butler grounded into a double play to shortstop (Grounder). Sam Fuld scored. Mark Canha advanced to 3B. Ben Zobrist out at second.6.922.2848.9 %-.335-0.94