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Bill Wright
Burnis Wright
(Wild Bill)
 
Born: June 6, 1914 in Milan, TN
Died: August 3, 1996 - 82 years old in Aguascalientes, Mexico
Bats: B Throws: R Ht: 6'4" Wt: 220
Batting Ratings(?)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:

Overall

Multi-Team Years

Batting Stats
Yr
Tm
Lg
 
G
R
H
   
NEG
NN2
19.1
RF
 
32
127
122
16
41
6
4
1
16
2
3
 
1
1
 
.336
.357
.475
.833
132
7.4
.367
NEG
NN2
20.1
RF
 
35
143
124
21
34
6
2
2
15
6
9
 
2
8
 
.274
.333
.403
.737
112
6.0
.335
CEG
NN2
21.1
CF
 
24
105
92
12
25
2
3
3
14
3
11
 
0
2
 
.272
.350
.457
.806
108
6.8
.357
MULT
-
22.1
CF
 
35
148
134
34
48
7
5
2
27
3
0
11
0
 
0
1
2
0
0
 
.358
.411
.530
.941
155
9.8
.424
4
2
CF
 
126
523
472
83
148
21
14
8
72
14
0
34
0
 
0
4
13
0
0
 
.314
.365
.468
.833
128
7.5
.372
 
Years Team      
G
R
H
   
4
CF
 
125
519
468
83
148
21
14
8
72
14
0
34
0
 
0
4
13
0
0
 
.316
.368
.472
.840
130
7.6
.375
1
SW
 
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
0.0
.000



Outfield Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
NEG
NN2
19.1
OF
 
32
264.3
57
55
2
0
1
 
1.000
.956
 
1.94
1.90
NEG
NN2
20.1
OF
 
37
281.0
66
64
2
0
1
 
1.000
.966
 
2.11
1.82
CEG
NN2
21.1
OF
 
25
202.7
56
48
4
4
0
 
.929
.950
 
2.31
2.02
MULT
-
22.1
OF
 
35
287.0
60
55
3
2
1
 
.967
.964
 
1.82
1.99
4
2
OF
 
129
1035.0
239
222
11
6
3
 
.975
.959
 
2.03
1.93



Right Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
NEG
NN2
19.1
RF
 
32
264.3
57
55
2
0
1
 
1.000
.960
 
1.94
1.76
NEG
NN2
20.1
RF
 
28
226.3
54
52
2
0
1
 
1.000
.967
 
2.15
1.69
CEG
NN2
21.1
RF
 
1
2.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.941
 
0.00
1.74
3
1
RF
 
61
492.7
111
107
4
0
2
 
1.000
.963
 
2.03
1.73



Center Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
NEG
NN2
20.1
CF
 
8
45.7
10
10
0
0
0
 
1.000
.983
 
1.97
2.20
CEG
NN2
21.1
CF
 
24
200.7
56
48
4
4
0
 
.929
.958
 
2.33
2.43
MULT
-
22.1
CF
 
24
192.0
44
39
3
2
1
 
.955
.973
 
1.97
2.34
3
1
CF
 
56
438.3
110
97
7
6
1
 
.945
.966
 
2.14
2.36



Left Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
NEG
NN2
20.1
LF
 
1
9.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.941
 
2.00
1.58
MULT
-
22.1
LF
 
11
95.0
16
16
0
0
0
 
1.000
.963
 
1.52
1.78
2
2
LF
 
12
104.0
18
18
0
0
0
 
1.000
.960
 
1.56
1.76



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