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Bill Gatewood



William Miller Gatewood
(Big Bill)

Born: August 22, 1881 in San Antonio, TX
Died: December 8, 1962 in Columbia, MO
          (81 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 195
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Notes:


• Buried: Memorial Park Cemetery (Columbia, MO)
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
24
1B
1
2
.333
4
3
1
2
0
1
23.1
13
10
29
0
4
11
0
1
102
3.86
75
CXG
NvC
25
RF
2
2
.500
4
4
4
0
0
35.2
19
8
27
0
8
17
0
3
151
2.02
155
PG
NvC
26
RF
0
3
.000
3
3
3
0
0
26.1
20
13
23
0
14
7
1
1
121
4.44
53
SPG
NOR
26
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
2
1
0
18.0
11
6
19
1
4
7
0
0
78
3.00
76
LEL
WES
27
SP
0
2
.000
3
3
2
0
0
23.1
20
15
31
0
8
13
0
1
107
5.79
51
COG
WES
29
1B
3
2
.600
7
5
4
0
0
52.1
31
22
52
0
8
28
2
0
214
3.78
105
CAG
WES
30
SP
6
1
.857
11
8
6
0
0
74.0
35
23
68
0
18
36
0
0
303
2.80
124
CAG
WES
31
SP
6
4
.600
16
10
5
1
0
99.1
43
29
104
0
31
54
0
0
418
2.63
137
NLG
32
SP
3
5
.375
11
8
7
1
0
77.1
58
41
108
2
28
43
0
5
365
4.77
84
WES
33
SP
3
6
.333
16
9
7
1
1
90.2
58
37
94
1
32
33
1
1
396
3.67
86
SLG
WES
34
SP
6
2
.750
9
8
8
0
0
77.0
34
15
65
1
16
26
1
2
322
1.75
156
WES
35
SP
7
9
.438
21
15
11
3
1
126.1
75
53
138
1
36
65
2
4
555
3.78
70
SLG
WES
37
SP
1
3
.250
5
3
2
0
1
29.0
16
13
28
1
13
16
1
6
125
4.03
84
38
SP
15
6
.714
26
17
12
0
2
172.2
72
51
149
6
47
95
0
7
712
2.66
129
DS
NNL
39
SP
6
7
.462
21
16
6
0
1
124.1
65
41
114
3
38
62
0
11
531
2.97
132
SLS
NNL
40
SP
0
2
.000
4
2
0
0
0
7.2
16
15
14
1
10
3
2
3
51
17.61
28
TT/MB
NNL
41
SP
2
7
.222
16
10
4
3
0
0
58.0
50
37
78
5
24
18
0
0
6
281
5.74
78
MRS
NNL
43
RP
0
1
.000
7
1
0
0
0
21.2
19
19
24
10
12
2
0
98
7.89
66
17
13
SP
62
65
.488
186
127
5
84
7
7
1137.0
655
448
1165
22
349
546
12
0
51
4930
3.55
96
162 Game Average
13
14
.488
40
28
10
18
2
2
247.0
142
97
253
5
76
119
3
0
11
1071
3.55
96
 
Team Lg Pos
16
Negro Leagues
60
59
.504
177
119
5
76
7
7
1061.1
610
424
1102
22
325
517
11
0
46
4601
3.60
97
2
Cuban Leagues
2
5
.286
7
7
7
0
0
62.0
39
21
50
0
22
24
1
4
272
3.05
85
1
vs Major Leaguers
0
1
.000
2
1
1
0
0
13.2
6
3
13
0
2
5
0
1
57
1.98
82
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Cuban X Giants
SP
3
3
.500
6
6
0
6
0
0
53.2
26
13
47
0
11
24
0
4
227
2.18
142
2
Chicago Leland Giants
CF
0
3
.000
5
4
1
2
0
1
28.2
26
20
40
0
9
17
0
1
133
6.28
45
1
Philadelphia Giants I
1B
0
3
.000
3
3
3
0
0
26.1
20
13
23
0
14
7
1
1
121
4.44
53
1
St. Paul Gophers
RP
1
1
.500
2
2
2
1
0
18.0
11
6
19
1
4
7
0
0
78
3.00
76
1
Chicago Giants
SP
3
2
.600
7
5
4
0
0
52.1
31
22
52
0
8
28
2
0
214
3.78
105
3
Chicago American Giants
SP
15
10
.600
39
24
16
2
0
238.0
119
77
239
0
73
112
0
0
1007
2.91
117
1
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
3
5
.375
11
8
7
1
0
77.1
58
41
108
2
28
43
0
5
365
4.77
84
6
St. Louis Stars I
SP
7
9
.438
25
17
13
0
2
161.0
96
64
155
4
52
63
5
13
698
3.58
92
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
7
9
.438
20
15
11
3
1
118.2
68
47
130
1
33
63
2
4
522
3.56
71
2
Detroit Stars I
SP
21
12
.636
45
32
17
0
3
283.1
131
89
250
9
83
152
0
17
1186
2.83
132
1
Toledo Tigers
RP
0
4
.000
9
5
3
1
0
0
26.2
24
20
31
1
11
9
0
0
3
125
6.75
66
1
Milwaukee Bears
SP
2
3
.400
7
5
1
2
0
0
31.1
26
17
47
4
13
9
0
0
3
156
4.88
91
1
Memphis Red Sox
-
0
1
.000
7
1
0
0
0
21.2
19
19
24
10
12
2
0
98
7.89
66



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
24
1B
23.1
1.41
1.30
10.8%
10.2%
3.9%
7.0%
2.75
1.32
0.0%
0.2%
CXG
NvC
25
RF
35.2
0.98
1.16
11.3%
11.1%
5.3%
9.9%
2.13
1.13
0.0%
0.0%
PG
NvC
26
RF
26.1
1.41
1.11
5.8%
7.5%
11.6%
8.1%
0.50
0.93
0.0%
0.1%
SPG
NOR
26
SP
18.0
1.28
1.07
9.0%
16.4%
5.1%
9.7%
1.75
1.69
1.3%
0.7%
LEL
WES
27
SP
23.1
1.67
1.23
12.1%
11.9%
7.5%
7.3%
1.63
1.64
0.0%
0.4%
COG
WES
29
1B
52.1
1.15
1.33
13.1%
13.3%
3.7%
7.3%
3.50
1.82
0.0%
0.9%
CAG
WES
30
SP
74.0
1.16
1.29
11.9%
13.4%
5.9%
6.9%
2.00
1.94
0.0%
0.8%
CAG
WES
31
SP
99.1
1.36
1.32
12.9%
13.9%
7.4%
7.2%
1.74
1.91
0.0%
0.6%
NLG
32
SP
77.1
1.76
1.51
11.8%
14.0%
7.7%
8.6%
1.54
1.63
0.5%
0.6%
WES
33
SP
90.2
1.39
1.21
8.3%
12.7%
8.1%
7.9%
1.03
1.60
0.3%
0.8%
SLG
WES
34
SP
77.0
1.05
1.17
8.1%
12.8%
5.0%
8.7%
1.63
1.47
0.3%
0.4%
WES
35
SP
126.1
1.38
1.19
11.7%
11.1%
6.5%
9.5%
1.81
1.37
0.2%
0.2%
SLG
WES
37
SP
29.0
1.41
1.32
12.8%
10.4%
10.4%
8.9%
1.23
1.16
0.8%
1.0%
38
SP
172.2
1.14
1.29
13.3%
14.0%
6.6%
7.8%
2.02
1.44
0.8%
0.4%
DS
NNL
39
SP
124.1
1.22
1.33
11.7%
11.0%
7.2%
7.3%
1.63
1.50
0.6%
0.8%
SLS
NNL
40
SP
7.2
3.13
1.47
5.9%
10.8%
19.6%
7.7%
0.30
1.40
2.0%
1.1%
TT/MB
NNL
41
SP
58.0
1.76
1.47
6.4%
8.8%
8.5%
7.9%
0.75
1.12
1.8%
1.3%
MRS
NNL
43
RP
21.2
1.57
1.39
12.2%
9.5%
10.2%
7.8%
1.20
1.22
17
13
SP
1137.0
1.33
1.29
11.1%
12.1%
7.1%
8.1%
1.56
1.51
0.5%
0.6%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
16
Negro Leagues
1061.1
1.34
1.30
11.2%
12.1%
7.1%
8.0%
1.59
1.53
0.5%
0.6%
2
Cuban Leagues
62.0
1.16
1.14
8.8%
9.5%
8.1%
9.1%
1.09
1.04
0.0%
0.1%
1
vs Major Leaguers
13.2
1.10
1.03
8.8%
16.6%
3.5%
7.1%
2.50
2.32
0.0%
0.3%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Cuban X Giants
SP
53.2
1.08
1.20
10.6%
10.3%
4.8%
9.1%
2.18
1.15
0.0%
0.1%
2
Chicago Leland Giants
CF
28.2
1.71
1.24
12.8%
11.9%
6.8%
7.1%
1.89
1.67
0.0%
0.4%
1
Philadelphia Giants I
1B
26.1
1.41
1.11
5.8%
7.5%
11.6%
8.1%
0.50
0.93
0.0%
0.1%
1
St. Paul Gophers
RP
18.0
1.28
1.07
9.0%
16.4%
5.1%
9.7%
1.75
1.69
1.3%
0.7%
1
Chicago Giants
SP
52.1
1.15
1.33
13.1%
13.3%
3.7%
7.3%
3.50
1.82
0.0%
0.9%
3
Chicago American Giants
SP
238.0
1.31
1.28
11.1%
13.4%
7.2%
7.4%
1.53
1.84
0.0%
0.7%
1
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
77.1
1.76
1.51
11.8%
14.0%
7.7%
8.6%
1.54
1.63
0.5%
0.6%
6
St. Louis Stars I
SP
161.0
1.29
1.23
9.0%
12.4%
7.4%
8.5%
1.21
1.48
0.6%
0.6%
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
118.2
1.37
1.16
12.1%
12.1%
6.3%
8.7%
1.91
1.39
0.2%
0.2%
2
Detroit Stars I
SP
283.1
1.18
1.32
12.8%
11.3%
7.0%
8.0%
1.83
1.42
0.8%
0.6%
1
Milwaukee Bears
SP
31.1
1.91
1.46
5.8%
8.8%
8.3%
7.9%
0.69
1.12
2.6%
1.3%
1
Toledo Tigers
RP
26.2
1.58
1.47
7.2%
8.8%
8.8%
7.9%
0.82
1.12
0.8%
1.3%
1
Memphis Red Sox
-
21.2
1.57
1.39
12.2%
9.5%
10.2%
7.8%
1.20
1.22



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
24
1B
4
102
94
13
29
3
3
0
7
4
11
1
3
1
.309
.343
.404
.748
CXG
NvC
25
RF
4
151
134
19
27
1
0
0
7
8
17
3
6
3
.201
.262
.209
.471
PG
NvC
26
RF
3
121
97
20
23
1
0
0
12
14
7
1
9
2
.237
.339
.247
.587
SPG
NOR
26
SP
2
78
71
11
19
1
1
1
3
4
7
0
3
1
.268
.307
.352
.659
LEL
WES
27
SP
3
107
95
20
31
7
1
0
6
8
13
1
3
1
.326
.385
.421
.806
COG
WES
29
1B
7
214
198
31
52
4
2
0
0
8
28
0
8
7
.263
.291
.303
.594
CAG
WES
30
SP
11
303
274
35
68
10
1
0
0
18
36
0
11
5
.248
.295
.292
.586
CAG
WES
31
SP
16
418
370
43
104
11
2
0
0
31
54
0
17
11
.281
.337
.322
.658
NLG
32
SP
11
365
321
58
108
14
4
2
16
28
43
5
11
9
.336
.398
.424
.822
WES
33
SP
16
396
353
58
94
15
3
1
3
32
33
1
10
7
.266
.329
.334
.663
SLG
WES
34
SP
9
322
290
34
65
12
2
1
10
16
26
2
14
6
.224
.269
.290
.559
WES
35
SP
21
555
494
75
138
19
6
1
24
36
65
4
21
10
.279
.333
.348
.682
SLG
WES
37
SP
5
125
101
16
28
6
1
1
8
13
16
6
5
5
.277
.392
.386
.778
38
SP
26
712
631
72
149
22
4
6
22
47
95
7
27
12
.236
.296
.312
.609
DS
NNL
39
SP
21
531
457
65
114
17
4
3
11
38
62
11
25
11
.249
.322
.324
.646
SLS
NNL
40
SP
4
51
37
16
14
2
2
1
0
10
3
3
1
0
.378
.540
.622
1.162
TT/MB
NNL
41
SP
16
281
237
50
78
5
24
18
6
.329
.404
MRS
NNL
43
RP
7
98
19
24
10
12
0
17
13
SP
186
4930
4254
655
1165
145
36
22
129
349
546
51
174
91
.268
.330
.331
.661
 
Team Lg Pos
16
Negro Leagues
177
4601
3969
610
1102
137
36
22
107
325
517
46
159
85
.272
.332
.338
.670
2
Cuban Leagues
7
272
231
39
50
2
0
0
19
22
24
4
15
5
.216
.296
.225
.521
1
vs Major Leaguers
2
57
54
6
13
6
0
0
3
2
5
1
0
1
.241
.281
.352
.633
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Cuban X Giants
SP
6
227
205
26
47
3
2
0
14
11
24
4
7
4
.229
.282
.263
.545
2
Chicago Leland Giants
CF
5
133
118
26
40
8
2
0
6
9
17
1
5
1
.339
.391
.441
.831
1
Philadelphia Giants I
1B
3
121
97
20
23
1
0
0
12
14
7
1
9
2
.237
.339
.247
.587
1
St. Paul Gophers
RP
2
78
71
11
19
1
1
1
3
4
7
0
3
1
.268
.307
.352
.659
1
Chicago Giants
SP
7
214
198
31
52
4
2
0
0
8
28
0
8
7
.263
.291
.303
.594
3
Chicago American Giants
SP
39
1007
897
119
239
32
5
0
2
73
112
0
37
20
.266
.322
.313
.635
1
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
11
365
321
58
108
14
4
2
16
28
43
5
11
9
.336
.398
.424
.822
6
St. Louis Stars I
SP
25
698
610
96
155
34
7
4
22
52
63
13
23
16
.254
.326
.352
.678
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
20
522
466
68
130
15
5
1
24
33
63
4
19
9
.279
.332
.339
.671
2
Detroit Stars I
SP
45
1186
1034
131
250
33
8
9
30
83
152
17
52
22
.242
.309
.315
.624
1
Toledo Tigers
RP
9
125
101
24
31
1
11
9
3
.307
.391
.000
.000
1
Milwaukee Bears
SP
7
156
136
26
47
4
13
9
3
.346
.414
.000
.000
1
Memphis Red Sox
-
7
98
19
24
10
12
0
.000
.000
.000
.000

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