Bill Drake - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Drake



William P. Drake
(Plunk)

Born: June 8, 1895 in Sedalia, MO
Died: October 30, 1977 in St. Louis, MO
          (82 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 205
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Notes:


• Buried: Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery (Lemay, MO)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
SLG
WES
21
SP
0
3
.000
3
2
2
0
0
26.0
11
6
22
0
6
9
0
1
113
2.08
132
ALL
WES
22
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
14
11
16
1
7
2
0
0
49
11.00
24
SLG
WES
24
SP
0
2
.000
3
2
1
0
0
22.0
14
8
18
2
11
11
0
1
94
3.27
103
SLG
25
SP
12
14
.462
29
27
23
2
1
232.0
121
85
251
4
74
110
0
1
1011
3.30
101
SLG
26
SP
17
13
.567
35
26
23
2
1
244.0
111
82
221
1
83
142
0
4
1018
3.02
128
NNL
27
SP
6
11
.353
22
17
7
0
0
125.1
85
66
161
4
45
57
2
4
581
4.74
99
KCM
NNL
28
SP
12
10
.545
26
22
2
14
0
1
185.0
105
79
203
5
59
69
2
0
8
806
3.84
114
KCM
29
SP
11
9
.550
30
19
10
0
1
161.2
89
71
160
0
62
63
2
7
63
3.95
90
KCM
MULT
30
SP
9
9
.500
25
15
10
3
0
145.0
60
57
133
0
40
70
0
1
600
3.54
138
9
3
SP
67
72
.482
174
131
2
91
7
4
1150.0
610
465
1185
17
387
533
6
0
27
4335
3.64
105
162 Game Average
15
16
.482
39
29
3
20
2
1
256.1
136
104
264
5
86
119
1
0
6
1134
3.64
105
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
66
70
.485
169
127
2
88
7
4
1114.2
589
452
1146
17
378
519
6
0
27
4181
3.65
106
2
vs Major Leaguers
1
2
.333
5
4
3
0
0
35.1
21
13
39
0
9
14
0
0
154
3.31
76
 
Team Lg Pos
5
St. Louis Stars I
SP
29
36
.446
76
61
50
4
2
553.2
286
206
555
8
190
281
1
8
2383
3.35
106
1
All Nations Club
-
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
14
11
16
1
7
2
0
0
49
11.00
24
4
Kansas City Monarchs
SP
38
35
.521
97
69
2
40
3
2
587.1
310
248
614
8
190
250
5
0
19
1903
3.80
108



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
SLG
WES
21
SP
26.0
1.08
1.17
8.0%
12.5%
5.3%
8.5%
1.50
1.47
0.0%
0.4%
ALL
WES
22
SP
9.0
2.56
1.20
4.1%
11.2%
14.3%
8.3%
0.29
1.35
2.0%
0.2%
SLG
WES
24
SP
22.0
1.32
1.32
11.7%
10.4%
11.7%
8.9%
1.00
1.16
2.1%
1.0%
SLG
25
SP
232.0
1.40
1.27
10.9%
14.2%
7.3%
7.8%
1.49
1.45
0.4%
0.4%
SLG
26
SP
244.0
1.25
1.31
13.9%
12.2%
8.2%
6.7%
1.71
1.59
0.1%
1.0%
NNL
27
SP
125.1
1.64
1.44
9.8%
11.0%
7.7%
7.7%
1.27
1.43
0.7%
1.1%
KCM
NNL
28
SP
185.0
1.42
1.45
8.6%
9.1%
7.3%
8.1%
1.17
1.13
0.6%
1.4%
KCM
29
SP
161.2
1.37
1.25
9.0%
10.9%
8.8%
7.5%
1.02
1.50
0.0%
KCM
MULT
30
SP
145.0
1.19
1.36
11.7%
12.0%
6.7%
8.2%
1.75
1.28
0.0%
9
3
SP
1150.0
1.37
1.33
10.7%
11.0%
7.8%
7.9%
1.38
1.41
0.4%
0.9%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
9
Negro Leagues
1114.2
1.37
1.33
10.8%
10.9%
7.8%
7.9%
1.37
1.38
0.5%
0.9%
2
vs Major Leaguers
35.1
1.36
1.27
9.1%
14.6%
5.8%
6.5%
1.56
2.23
0.0%
0.8%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
5
St. Louis Stars I
SP
553.2
1.35
1.29
11.8%
11.7%
8.0%
7.9%
1.48
1.50
0.3%
0.7%
1
All Nations Club
-
9.0
2.56
1.20
4.1%
11.2%
14.3%
8.3%
0.29
1.35
2.0%
0.2%
4
Kansas City Monarchs
SP
587.1
1.37
1.37
9.8%
10.3%
7.5%
7.8%
1.32
1.32
0.6%
1.2%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
SLG
WES
21
SP
3
113
102
11
22
5
0
0
5
6
9
1
4
0
.216
.266
.265
.531
ALL
WES
22
SP
1
49
39
14
16
2
2
1
0
7
2
0
3
1
.410
.500
.641
1.141
SLG
WES
24
SP
3
94
79
14
18
2
0
2
4
11
11
1
3
3
.228
.330
.329
.659
SLG
25
SP
29
1011
913
121
251
32
12
4
26
74
110
1
23
17
.275
.330
.349
.679
SLG
26
SP
35
1018
903
111
221
22
16
1
27
83
142
4
28
24
.245
.311
.308
.619
NNL
27
SP
22
581
507
85
161
23
6
4
14
45
57
4
25
6
.318
.378
.410
.788
KCM
NNL
28
SP
26
806
718
105
203
5
59
69
8
.283
.344
KCM
29
SP
30
63
53
89
160
2
0
0
3
1
62
63
0
7
4
0
1
3.019
1.877
3.057
4.934
KCM
MULT
30
SP
25
600
46
60
133
1
3
0
3
1
40
70
1
1
0
1
0
2.891
1.977
3.043
5.021
9
3
SP
174
4335
3360
610
1185
89
39
17
82
2
387
533
1
27
90
1
52
.274
.336
.349
.685
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
169
4181
3219
589
1146
86
36
17
76
2
378
519
1
27
86
1
48
.274
.337
.349
.686
2
vs Major Leaguers
5
154
141
21
39
3
3
0
6
9
14
0
4
4
.277
.320
.340
.660
 
Team Lg Pos
5
St. Louis Stars I
SP
76
2383
2123
286
555
65
29
8
71
190
281
8
62
46
.261
.324
.331
.655
1
All Nations Club
-
1
49
39
14
16
2
2
1
0
7
2
0
3
1
.410
.500
.641
1.141
4
Kansas City Monarchs
SP
97
1903
1198
310
614
22
8
8
11
2
190
250
1
19
25
1
5
.293
.352
.406
.758

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