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Bill Pierce
William Herbert Pierce
(Bonehead; Big Bill)
 
Born: April 30, 1890 in Hanover, IN
Died: August , 1962 - 72 years old
Bats: Throws: Wt:
Batting Ratings(?)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Visit Pierce's Managerial Page

Overall

Multi-Team Years

Batting Stats
Yr
Tm
Lg
 
G
R
H
   
PG
EAS
20.2
1B
 
17
66
56
3
19
3
2
0
10
2
8
 
0
2
 
.339
.422
.464
.886
168
10.1
.402
FE
LG
20.7
1B
 
17
68
64
7
17
2
0
0
11
4
2
7
 
0
1
1
 
.266
.284
.297
.580
104
3.8
.295
CAG
WES
21.2
C
 
8
25
25
0
4
0
0
0
2
1
0
 
0
0
 
.160
.160
.160
.320
-4
0.3
.160
FE
LN
21.7
1B
 
4
16
14
1
1
0
0
1
1
0
1
 
0
1
 
.071
.133
.286
.419
34
1.1
.188
CAG
WES
22.2
1B
 
46
186
167
34
52
11
6
2
31
0
12
 
0
7
 
.311
.358
.485
.843
154
7.4
.373
MULT
-
23.2
1B
 
39
153
135
26
43
9
2
0
21
3
0
8
0
 
0
1
9
0
0
 
.319
.361
.415
.776
132
6.3
.342
MULT
EAS
24.2
1B
 
5
22
20
3
6
0
1
0
3
0
0
0
0
 
0
0
2
0
0
 
.300
.300
.400
.700
111
5.0
.286
NLS
EAS
25.2
C
 
35
147
133
14
41
3
2
3
29
0
10
 
0
4
 
.308
.357
.429
.785
126
6.5
.355
RP
FHL
25.7
C
 
3
13
10
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
3
 
0
0
 
.100
.308
.100
.408
41
1.9
.253
NLG
EAS
26.2
1B
 
19
76
65
11
21
4
1
0
7
1
9
 
0
2
 
.323
.405
.415
.821
180
7.9
.386
MULT
EAS
27.2
1B
 
3
12
11
2
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.273
.333
.273
.606
74
3.8
.309
MULT
EAS
28.2
1B
 
15
57
49
12
17
1
0
1
12
0
0
5
0
 
0
1
2
0
0
 
.347
.418
.429
.847
143
7.6
.401
NLG
NYI
29.2
1B
 
2
8
7
1
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
 
0
1
 
.429
.429
.571
1.000
182
9.9
.418
AC
EAS
30.2
1B
 
36
137
118
19
39
5
2
1
19
1
13
 
1
5
 
.331
.402
.432
.834
183
7.8
.396
MULT
-
31.2
C
 
12
50
42
10
17
4
0
1
12
1
0
6
0
 
0
0
2
0
0
 
.405
.479
.571
1.051
165
13.3
.453
MULT
-
32.2
1B
 
8
30
25
7
11
3
0
1
8
0
0
5
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.440
.533
.680
1.213
206
16.4
.535
NLG
ECL
33.2
C
 
28
86
82
14
25
5
0
0
13
3
4
 
0
0
 
.305
.337
.366
.703
105
6.1
.334
DS
NNL
34.2
1B
 
59
261
235
44
78
7
13
9
46
2
25
 
0
1
 
.332
.396
.587
.983
164
10.2
.435
18
11
1B
 
356
1413
1258
209
398
58
29
19
229
18
0
112
7
 
0
3
39
1
0
 
.316
.373
.454
.827
145
7.5
.376
2
Cuban Leagues
 
21
84
78
8
18
2
0
1
12
4
0
3
7
 
0
0
2
1
0
 
.231
.256
.295
.551
91
3.2
.275
16
Negro Leagues
 
335
1329
1180
201
380
56
29
18
217
14
0
109
0
 
0
3
37
0
0
 
.322
.381
.464
.845
148
7.8
.383
 
Years Team      
G
R
H
   
1
C
 
17
66
56
3
19
3
2
0
10
2
0
8
0
 
0
0
2
0
0
 
.339
.422
.464
.886
168
10.1
.402
2
1B
 
21
84
78
8
18
2
0
1
12
4
0
3
7
 
0
0
2
1
0
 
.231
.256
.295
.551
91
3.2
.275
3
1B
 
82
325
292
53
87
17
7
2
49
2
0
17
0
 
0
0
16
0
0
 
.298
.337
.425
.761
127
6.1
.335
2
C
 
12
43
39
7
12
3
1
0
5
2
0
3
0
 
0
1
0
0
0
 
.308
.372
.436
.808
162
7.8
.389
2
C
 
39
165
149
17
47
3
3
3
32
0
0
10
0
 
0
0
6
0
0
 
.315
.358
.436
.795
129
6.5
.355
1
C
 
3
13
10
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
3
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.100
.308
.100
.408
41
1.9
.253
7
1B
 
69
253
227
45
83
17
1
2
45
5
0
21
0
 
0
0
5
0
0
 
.366
.419
.476
.895
162
9.4
.412
2
C
 
11
44
38
7
11
0
0
0
7
0
0
4
0
 
0
1
1
0
0
 
.290
.372
.290
.662
93
4.7
.332
2
1B
 
38
141
120
20
39
5
2
1
19
1
0
14
0
 
0
1
6
0
0
 
.325
.400
.425
.825
178
7.6
.390
1
1B
 
5
18
14
4
3
1
0
1
3
0
0
4
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.214
.389
.500
.889
138
8.3
.398
1
1B
 
59
261
235
44
78
7
13
9
46
2
0
25
0
 
0
0
1
0
0
 
.332
.396
.587
.983
164
10.2
.435



Pitching Stats
Yr
Tm
Lg
 
W
L
G
R
H
K
 
PG
EAS
20.2
RP
 
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.7
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
4
 
0.00
0.600
0.0
0.0
1
1
 
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.7
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
4
0.00
0.600
0.0
0.0



First Base Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
PG
EAS
20.2
1B
 
9
59.7
76
71
3
2
3
 
.974
.962
 
11.16
10.95
FE
LG
20.7
1B
 
14
116.7
168
150
9
9
9
 
.946
.960
 
12.27
10.53
CAG
WES
21.2
1B
 
1
2.0
3
3
0
0
0
 
1.000
.974
 
13.50
10.53
FE
LN
21.7
1B
 
3
21.0
25
23
1
1
1
 
.960
.973
 
10.29
11.29
CAG
WES
22.2
1B
 
36
312.3
404
372
19
13
21
 
.968
.962
 
11.27
10.53
MULT
-
23.2
1B
 
21
182.7
241
222
14
5
11
 
.979
.980
 
11.63
10.83
MULT
EAS
24.2
1B
 
4
36.0
47
46
1
0
2
 
1.000
.970
 
11.75
11.02
NLG
EAS
26.2
1B
 
11
86.0
105
98
4
3
5
 
.971
.974
 
10.67
11.18
MULT
EAS
27.2
1B
 
3
23.0
29
27
2
0
3
 
1.000
.970
 
11.35
10.57
MULT
EAS
28.2
1B
 
8
67.0
84
74
4
6
5
 
.929
.968
 
10.48
10.87
NLG
NYI
29.2
1B
 
1
8.0
11
10
0
1
0
 
.909
.976
 
11.25
11.96
AC
EAS
30.2
1B
 
32
275.3
349
332
13
4
13
 
.989
.977
 
11.28
10.47
MULT
-
31.2
1B
 
3
27.0
37
34
2
1
2
 
.973
.977
 
12.00
10.89
MULT
-
32.2
1B
 
8
51.3
68
63
3
2
5
 
.971
.973
 
11.57
10.51
NLG
ECL
33.2
1B
 
1
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.981
 
0.00
10.75
DS
NNL
34.2
1B
 
55
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
0.00
16
9
1B
 
210
1268.0
1647
1525
75
47
80
 
.971
.970
 
11.36
10.69



Catcher Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
PB
SB
   
RF
PG
EAS
20.2
C
 
8
71.0
58
45
9
4
2
0
11
 
.931
.958
 
6.85
6.28
FE
LG
20.7
C
 
3
26.7
17
12
4
1
0
0
8
 
.941
.952
 
5.40
6.74
CAG
WES
21.2
C
 
6
50.0
57
44
10
3
2
0
7
 
.947
.962
 
9.72
7.40
FE
LN
21.7
C
 
2
13.0
7
5
2
0
0
0
3
 
1.000
.958
 
4.85
7.02
CAG
WES
22.2
C
 
11
79.3
84
73
8
3
1
0
0
 
.964
.973
 
9.19
7.12
MULT
-
23.2
C
 
21
160.7
176
148
27
1
5
4
25
 
.994
.962
 
9.80
7.06
MULT
EAS
24.2
C
 
1
8.0
13
9
4
0
0
0
11
 
1.000
.967
 
14.63
7.76
NLS
EAS
25.2
C
 
25
200.7
176
150
25
1
3
4
13
 
.994
.971
 
7.85
7.03
RP
FHL
25.7
C
 
3
27.0
24
18
4
2
1
0
4
 
.917
.947
 
7.33
9.08
NLG
EAS
26.2
C
 
6
37.0
32
27
3
2
2
1
7
 
.938
.949
 
7.30
6.73
MULT
EAS
28.2
C
 
5
37.0
28
18
4
6
1
0
13
 
.786
.951
 
5.35
6.55
NLG
NYI
29.2
C
 
1
9.0
4
3
1
0
0
0
0
 
1.000
.964
 
4.00
6.27
MULT
-
31.2
C
 
5
43.0
40
34
5
1
1
0
6
 
.975
.974
 
8.16
7.14
MULT
-
32.2
C
 
1
8.7
11
9
1
1
0
0
0
 
.909
.957
 
10.38
6.63
NLG
ECL
33.2
C
 
17
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.972
 
0.00
5.89
15
9
C
 
115
771.0
727
595
107
25
18
9
108
 
.966
.964
 
8.19
7.02



Outfield Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
PG
EAS
20.2
OF
 
2
15.0
2
1
0
1
0
 
.500
.945
 
0.60
2.02
NLS
EAS
25.2
OF
 
11
79.3
12
11
1
0
0
 
1.000
.957
 
1.36
1.89
MULT
EAS
28.2
OF
 
2
13.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.958
 
1.38
1.85
MULT
-
31.2
OF
 
2
8.0
4
3
1
0
0
 
1.000
.933
 
4.50
1.70
NLG
ECL
33.2
OF
 
3
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.972
 
0.00
1.94
DS
NNL
34.2
OF
 
3
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
0.00
6
5
OF
 
23
115.3
20
17
2
1
0
 
.950
.951
 
1.48
1.89



Right Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
PG
EAS
20.2
RF
 
2
15.0
2
1
0
1
0
 
.500
.889
 
0.60
1.28
NLS
EAS
25.2
RF
 
11
79.3
12
11
1
0
0
 
1.000
.938
 
1.36
1.34
MULT
EAS
28.2
RF
 
2
13.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.943
 
1.38
1.36
MULT
-
31.2
RF
 
2
8.0
4
3
1
0
0
 
1.000
.932
 
4.50
1.45
NLG
ECL
33.2
RF
 
2
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.980
 
0.00
1.66
DS
NNL
34.2
RF
 
3
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
0.00
6
5
RF
 
22
115.3
20
17
2
1
0
 
.950
.933
 
1.48
1.34



Second Base Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
CAG
WES
22.2
2B
 
1
3.7
3
1
2
0
0
 
1.000
.947
 
7.36
5.40
NLS
EAS
25.2
2B
 
1
9.0
5
2
3
0
0
 
1.000
.930
 
5.00
4.70
NLG
EAS
26.2
2B
 
5
39.0
27
9
15
3
1
 
.889
.931
 
5.54
5.40
AC
EAS
30.2
2B
 
4
36.0
27
14
12
1
2
 
.963
.934
 
6.50
4.85
MULT
-
31.2
2B
 
1
7.0
7
1
6
0
0
 
1.000
.950
 
9.00
5.55
DS
NNL
34.2
2B
 
1
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
0.00
6
5
2B
 
13
94.7
69
27
38
4
3
 
.942
.935
 
6.18
5.13



Third Base Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
CAG
WES
21.2
3B
 
1
4.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.902
 
0.00
3.14
NLS
EAS
25.2
3B
 
2
15.0
8
6
2
0
0
 
1.000
.909
 
4.80
3.42
MULT
-
31.2
3B
 
1
9.0
2
1
1
0
0
 
1.000
.900
 
2.00
2.96
NLG
ECL
33.2
3B
 
1
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.913
 
0.00
3.39
4
3
3B
 
5
28.0
10
7
3
0
0
 
1.000
.907
 
3.21
3.23



Shortstop Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
CAG
WES
22.2
SS
 
4
17.0
10
5
5
0
3
 
1.000
.885
 
5.29
4.74
1
1
SS
 
4
17.0
10
5
5
0
3
 
1.000
.885
 
5.29
4.74



Center Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
NLG
ECL
33.2
CF
 
1
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.968
 
0.00
2.07
1
1
CF
 
1
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
.000
 
0.00
0.00



Pitcher Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
PG
EAS
20.2
P
 
1
1.7
1
0
1
0
1
 
1.000
.915
 
5.40
3.10
1
1
P
 
1
1.7
1
0
1
0
1
 
1.000
.915
 
5.40
3.10



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