Bill Pettus - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Pettus



William Thomas Pettus
(Zack)

Born: August 13, 1884 in Goliad County, TX
Died: August 22, 1924 in New York, NY
          (40 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 176
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Notes:


• Buried: Mount Olivet Cemetery (Queens, NY)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
KCG
WES
24
C
15
64
61
8
18
5
1
1
3
0
2
0
1
.295
.317
.459
.776
144
COG
WES
25
C
15
58
51
9
14
3
1
3
8
1
6
0
1
.275
.351
.549
.900
175
COG
WES
26
C
21
90
79
17
27
3
1
3
17
0
9
0
2
.342
.409
.519
.928
170
HAB
CUB
27
1B
29
107
92
17
25
1
2
0
6
12
7
2
6
.272
.337
.326
.663
100
NLG
EAS
27
1B
19
74
65
14
15
2
1
3
8
3
5
0
4
.231
.286
.431
.716
103
BRG
EAS
28
1B
18
77
69
12
21
1
2
2
11
5
6
1
1
.304
.368
.464
.832
161
NLS
EAS
29
C
5
24
19
6
10
2
0
0
5
2
2
1
2
.526
.591
.632
1.222
247
NLS
30
1B
39
171
159
29
45
15
1
3
27
5
8
1
3
.283
.321
.447
.768
116
EAS
31
1B
32
147
131
28
48
12
3
1
31
8
11
2
3
.366
.424
.527
.950
175
BRK
FHL
32
1B
15
58
46
9
9
4
1
1
5
0
10
0
2
.196
.339
.391
.731
180
MULT
32
1B
25
101
86
17
29
3
3
4
24
6
11
0
4
.337
.412
.581
.994
186
MULT
33
1B
25
108
95
19
41
4
4
2
18
5
9
1
3
.432
.486
.621
1.107
212
NLG
EAS
34
1B
19
79
70
12
25
3
1
1
17
2
6
0
3
.357
.408
.471
.879
146
NLG
EAS
35
1B
8
36
34
5
12
3
2
0
5
1
1
0
1
.353
.371
.559
.930
206
AC
36
1B
73
315
280
55
78
14
5
7
52
4
22
5
8
.279
.342
.439
.781
101
13
11
1B
358
1509
1337
257
417
75
28
31
237
54
115
13
44
.312
.372
.479
.851
145
162 Game Average
683
605
116
189
34
13
14
107
24
52
6
20
.312
.372
.479
.851
145
 
Team Lg Pos
13
Negro Leagues
322
1374
1217
233
381
72
26
30
227
41
108
11
38
.313
.374
.489
.863
149
1
Cuban Leagues
29
107
92
17
25
1
2
0
6
12
7
2
6
.272
.337
.326
.663
100
3
vs Major Leaguers
7
28
28
7
11
2
0
1
4
1
0
0
0
.393
.393
.571
.964
159
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Kansas City Giants
C
15
64
61
8
18
5
1
1
3
0
2
0
1
.295
.317
.459
.776
144
3
Chicago Giants
C
40
165
143
28
45
6
2
6
28
2
18
0
4
.315
.391
.510
.902
169
1
Habana
1B
29
107
92
17
25
1
2
0
6
12
7
2
6
.272
.337
.326
.663
100
6
New York Lincoln Giants
1B
66
267
236
38
76
12
4
4
38
8
19
0
12
.322
.373
.458
.830
141
2
Brooklyn Royal Giants
1B
21
89
81
12
26
2
2
2
12
6
6
1
1
.321
.375
.469
.844
160
3
New York Lincoln Stars
1B
70
318
287
61
96
28
4
4
60
14
20
4
7
.334
.386
.502
.888
152
1
Breakers Hotel
1B
15
58
46
9
9
4
1
1
5
0
10
0
2
.196
.339
.391
.731
180
1
Philadelphia All Stars
-
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2
Hilldale Club
1B
16
73
62
22
28
3
7
3
25
3
7
1
3
.452
.514
.871
1.385
289
2
Philadelphia Giants II
C
4
16
15
3
7
0
0
1
4
5
1
0
0
.467
.500
.667
1.167
230
3
Bacharach Giants
1B
81
349
311
59
87
14
5
9
56
4
25
5
8
.280
.343
.444
.787
105



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
KCG
WES
64
.356
.298
3.1%
6.4%
1.6%
0.6%
.164
.079
COG
WES
58
.403
.296
10.3%
6.4%
5.2%
0.8%
.275
.088
COG
WES
90
.415
.313
10.0%
7.1%
3.3%
0.8%
.177
.099
HAB
CUB
107
.324
.334
6.5%
10.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.054
.058
NLG
EAS
74
.307
.321
6.8%
5.1%
4.1%
1.1%
.200
.090
BRG
EAS
77
.399
.312
7.8%
7.1%
2.6%
0.2%
.159
.061
NLS
EAS
24
.537
.339
8.3%
7.5%
0.0%
0.5%
.105
.075
NLS
171
.355
.331
4.7%
7.4%
1.8%
0.6%
.164
.083
EAS
147
.442
.331
7.5%
8.3%
0.7%
0.5%
.160
.076
BRK
FHL
58
.366
.266
17.2%
9.8%
1.7%
0.1%
.196
.062
MULT
101
.449
.338
10.9%
9.1%
4.0%
0.3%
.244
.069
MULT
108
.512
.344
8.3%
8.4%
1.9%
0.4%
.189
.066
NLG
EAS
79
.413
.345
7.6%
9.3%
1.3%
0.2%
.114
.073
NLG
EAS
36
.443
.301
2.8%
8.3%
0.0%
0.1%
.206
.057
AC
315
.345
.341
7.0%
7.7%
2.2%
1.2%
.161
.127
13
11
1509
.391
.327
7.6%
7.9%
2.1%
0.6%
.168
.086
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
13
Negro Leagues
1374
.395
.326
7.9%
7.8%
2.2%
0.7%
.176
.088
1
Cuban Leagues
107
.324
.334
6.5%
10.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.054
.058
3
vs Major Leaguers
28
.431
.341
0.0%
5.5%
3.6%
0.9%
.179
.098
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Kansas City Giants
64
.356
.298
3.1%
6.4%
1.6%
0.6%
.164
.079
3
Chicago Giants
165
.406
.306
10.9%
7.0%
3.6%
0.8%
.196
.092
1
Habana
107
.324
.334
6.5%
10.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.054
.058
6
New York Lincoln Giants
267
.382
.328
7.1%
7.7%
1.5%
0.5%
.136
.074
2
Brooklyn Royal Giants
89
.405
.317
6.7%
7.3%
2.2%
0.2%
.148
.062
3
New York Lincoln Stars
318
.411
.335
6.3%
7.8%
1.3%
0.6%
.167
.080
1
Breakers Hotel
58
.366
.266
17.2%
9.8%
1.7%
0.1%
.196
.062
1
Philadelphia All Stars
3
.000
.340
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
2
Philadelphia Giants II
16
.548
.342
6.3%
8.7%
6.3%
0.3%
.200
.071
2
Hilldale Club
73
.604
.345
9.6%
8.7%
4.1%
0.3%
.419
.067
3
Bacharach Giants
349
.350
.341
7.2%
7.8%
2.6%
1.1%
.164
.121

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Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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