Bill Yancey - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Yancey



William James Yancey
(Yank)

Born: April 2, 1902 in Philadelphia, PA
Died: April 13, 1971 in Marlton, NJ
          (69 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 165
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Notes:


• Buried: Sunset Memorial Park (Pennsauken, NC)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MULT
26
SS
12
48
42
5
14
1
1
1
7
0
5
0
1
.333
.404
.476
.880
129
NLG
EAS
28
SS
50
199
174
35
49
8
4
3
22
1
13
0
12
.282
.332
.425
.757
79
HIL
EAS
29
SS
37
139
123
18
34
3
3
2
17
0
9
0
7
.276
.326
.398
.724
104
NBY
IND
30
SS
27
112
103
11
27
6
1
0
18
4
8
0
1
.262
.315
.340
.655
71
NBY
IND
31
SS
14
61
57
6
11
2
0
0
4
1
3
0
1
.193
.233
.228
.461
28
NBY
IND
32
SS
18
65
52
5
9
1
0
2
11
1
9
0
4
.173
.295
.308
.603
87
NN2
33
SS
35
125
108
11
24
5
0
0
11
1
12
0
5
.222
.300
.269
.569
44
NN2
34
SS
34
122
106
13
32
4
0
5
20
0
11
0
5
.302
.368
.481
.849
117
8
9
SS
227
871
765
104
200
30
9
13
110
8
70
0
36
.261
.323
.375
.699
82
162 Game Average
622
546
74
143
21
6
9
79
6
50
0
26
.261
.323
.375
.699
82
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Colored All Stars
-
2
8
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.125
.000
.125
-64
1
Eastern League Stars
2B
2
7
6
1
3
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.500
.571
.667
1.238
229
1
Philadelphia Tigers
SS
8
33
29
4
11
0
1
1
5
0
3
0
1
.379
.438
.552
.989
154
1
New York Lincoln Giants
SS
50
199
174
35
49
8
4
3
22
1
13
0
12
.282
.332
.425
.757
79
1
Hilldale Club
SS
37
139
123
18
34
3
3
2
17
0
9
0
7
.276
.326
.398
.724
104
3
New York Black Yankees
SS
59
238
212
22
47
9
1
2
33
6
20
0
6
.222
.289
.302
.591
64
1
Newark Eagles
SS
34
124
107
11
23
5
0
0
11
1
12
0
5
.215
.294
.262
.556
41
2
New York Cubans
SS
2
6
5
2
4
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.800
.800
.800
1.600
307
1
Philadelphia Stars
SS
33
117
102
11
29
4
0
5
18
0
11
0
4
.284
.354
.471
.825
111



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
MULT
48
.394
.345
10.4%
8.0%
2.1%
1.4%
.143
.122
NLG
EAS
199
.320
.369
6.5%
8.7%
1.5%
1.8%
.144
.144
HIL
EAS
139
.319
.323
6.5%
7.7%
1.4%
1.0%
.122
.107
NBY
IND
112
.303
.345
7.1%
7.8%
0.0%
1.3%
.078
.127
NBY
IND
61
.220
.335
4.9%
8.0%
0.0%
1.0%
.035
.104
NBY
IND
65
.276
.298
13.8%
8.4%
3.1%
1.4%
.135
.099
NN2
125
.267
.356
9.6%
8.8%
0.0%
1.5%
.046
.136
NN2
122
.370
.352
9.0%
8.9%
4.1%
1.6%
.179
.123
8
9
871
.311
.345
8.0%
8.3%
1.5%
1.4%
.114
.125
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Colored All Stars
8
.094
.340
12.5%
8.2%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.119
1
Philadelphia Tigers
33
.431
.348
9.1%
7.8%
3.0%
1.5%
.172
.124
1
Eastern League Stars
7
.562
.340
14.3%
8.2%
0.0%
1.3%
.167
.119
1
New York Lincoln Giants
199
.320
.369
6.5%
8.7%
1.5%
1.8%
.144
.144
1
Hilldale Club
139
.319
.323
6.5%
7.7%
1.4%
1.0%
.122
.107
3
New York Black Yankees
238
.274
.329
8.4%
8.0%
0.8%
1.3%
.080
.114
1
Newark Eagles
124
.261
.356
9.7%
8.8%
0.0%
1.5%
.047
.136
2
New York Cubans
6
.628
.353
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.126
1
Philadelphia Stars
117
.362
.352
9.4%
8.9%
4.3%
1.6%
.186
.123

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