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Walter Ball



Walter Thomas Ball
(Diamond)

Born: September 12, 1877 in Detroit, MI
Died: December 16, 1946 in Chicago, IL
          (69 years old)

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• Buried: Lincoln Cemetery (Blue Island, IL)


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Glossary
# Players Pos HoF
Walter Ball
SP
1000
162
460
43
116
7
6
1
45
19
45
6
.253
.287
.298
 
1
RF
990
162
392
50
100
8
6
0
33
57
41
15
.255
.354
.307
2
RF
989
162
603
70
153
12
7
1
35
50
0
32
.254
.313
.300
3
CF
988
162
579
67
147
13
5
1
27
49
14
25
.254
.312
.299
4
CF
987
162
528
71
134
10
8
1
36
33
58
9
.253
.301
.309
5
RF
986
162
598
68
148
17
5
1
63
41
0
21
.247
.304
.301
6
RF
986
162
637
66
160
15
9
1
36
40
0
12
.251
.298
.308
7
RF
986
162
409
50
103
13
4
2
41
30
74
12
.251
.307
.319
8
CF
985
162
482
72
119
12
5
2
40
48
46
10
.246
.321
.303
9
RF
984
162
463
52
116
15
7
1
41
31
41
16
.250
.299
.319
10
LF
984
162
287
43
72
8
2
1
24
31
50
30
.252
.330
.297
11
CF
983
162
381
48
94
14
2
1
21
33
83
25
.248
.307
.302
12
LF
982
162
485
55
121
17
7
1
39
67
53
18
.250
.345
.318
13
CF
982
162
313
51
78
11
2
2
21
56
50
24
.250
.370
.319
14
RF
981
162
430
43
104
13
4
3
45
36
22
14
.241
.303
.312
15
RF
981
162
448
53
115
13
5
2
42
43
47
16
.257
.323
.321
16
CF
981
162
396
50
101
10
2
3
34
33
48
5
.256
.314
.312
17
LF
981
162
305
46
74
10
2
1
24
23
71
25
.243
.297
.300
18
RF
980
162
506
56
120
16
5
2
50
60
0
27
.238
.327
.299
19
SP
980
162
291
28
75
12
2
0
28
18
40
1
.258
.302
.317
20
LF
980
162
471
44
116
18
4
1
37
46
42
8
.246
.315
.307
21
RF
980
162
503
56
127
21
3
4
48
45
44
10
.252
.316
.328
22
LF
980
162
371
52
93
13
4
2
25
16
61
21
.250
.283
.322
23
CF
979
162
714
102
181
18
8
1
68
5
17
10
.254
.259
.305
24
RF
979
162
593
82
143
16
7
1
37
72
44
28
.242
.332
.296
25
CF
979
162
521
48
128
20
4
3
50
34
48
3
.246
.292
.314
26
CF
979
162
363
32
94
8
3
1
29
38
49
5
.260
.331
.306
27
CF
979
162
373
42
92
13
3
2
31
28
44
5
.248
.299
.318
28
CF
979
162
452
74
112
14
0
0
30
41
92
41
.247
.310
.279
29
RF
979
162
291
34
73
10
2
2
28
22
26
4
.252
.308
.321
30
LF
979
162
408
57
102
11
6
3
31
30
39
29
.249
.301
.322
31
CF
979
162
362
50
91
10
4
3
22
24
48
28
.253
.300
.326
32
SP
978
162
391
43
92
12
4
1
35
21
15
7
.235
.278
.295
33
CF
978
162
438
64
109
22
2
2
41
29
40
20
.250
.298
.323
34
RF
978
162
421
46
103
13
2
4
40
42
37
4
.246
.317
.319
35
CF
978
162
421
64
111
11
3
0
34
35
76
29
.263
.328
.303
36
LF
978
162
330
57
85
14
0
0
23
50
66
16
.258
.356
.302
37
SP
977
162
450
54
108
13
8
2
44
18
0
6
.240
.274
.316
38
LF
977
162
621
67
154
14
6
2
57
25
0
25
.248
.286
.298
39
CF
977
162
418
65
100
8
7
0
26
60
50
16
.239
.341
.292
40
SP
977
162
320
38
79
13
2
2
31
21
43
6
.248
.297
.322
41
CF
977
162
417
49
102
12
4
2
36
45
50
9
.246
.321
.311
42
CF
977
162
363
52
92
15
4
2
31
30
48
21
.254
.313
.333
43
CF
977
162
308
44
77
15
0
2
27
24
61
5
.251
.306
.325
44
CF
977
162
378
56
91
15
4
1
24
26
76
19
.242
.289
.306
45
RF
976
162
561
69
135
13
10
1
34
59
0
23
.241
.318
.306
46
CF
976
162
333
46
79
10
5
1
23
28
48
4
.238
.304
.304
47
CF
976
162
373
44
90
14
3
2
33
24
51
12
.242
.289
.317
48
CF
976
162
459
66
113
15
5
1
29
57
54
39
.246
.329
.304
49
RF
975
162
723
92
178
23
7
0
86
9
30
9
.246
.255
.298
50
SP
975
162
622
81
156
27
5
1
58
41
49
8
.251
.297
.317
51
SP
975
162
575
70
142
14
10
3
59
9
57
8
.247
.261
.319
52
CF
975
162
553
60
140
19
6
1
56
27
6
23
.253
.294
.316
53
LF
975
162
444
55
112
16
4
4
36
31
49
10
.251
.299
.328
54
SP
974
162
499
59
120
18
6
1
56
27
61
2
.241
.284
.309
55
LF
974
162
610
89
158
11
4
1
43
67
0
34
.259
.337
.293
56
LF
974
162
632
85
161
19
8
1
38
68
39
36
.255
.333
.316
57
RF
974
162
488
68
121
21
8
2
38
39
69
9
.248
.305
.335
58
RF
974
162
379
45
98
14
2
3
33
43
48
11
.258
.335
.330
59
CF
974
162
449
50
114
21
3
4
39
31
44
1
.255
.304
.341
60
CF
974
162
368
47
86
13
3
2
27
31
35
15
.234
.293
.297
61
RF
973
162
671
103
175
17
7
1
38
31
5
7
.261
.296
.311
62
RF
973
162
675
90
166
22
8
1
49
21
34
0
.246
.271
.310
63
SP
973
162
612
68
150
19
4
2
70
25
32
4
.245
.276
.300
64
SP
973
162
525
57
133
26
5
3
76
25
33
5
.252
.289
.336
65
SP
973
162
451
61
116
18
7
2
45
34
1
6
.256
.311
.338
66
SP
973
162
382
35
91
11
5
2
33
15
44
4
.239
.269
.309
67
1B
973
162
562
40
145
28
5
0
44
11
79
8
.258
.278
.326
68
CF
973
162
402
53
105
12
5
0
23
25
29
18
.261
.303
.320
69
CF
973
162
458
54
114
18
5
3
41
30
76
20
.249
.297
.327
70
CF
973
162
377
36
89
13
1
1
27
16
50
25
.237
.270
.291
71
CF
973
162
488
73
122
16
4
3
41
48
61
30
.250
.323
.322
72
CF
973
162
380
46
90
11
5
2
23
38
70
19
.238
.309
.310
73
CF
973
162
500
57
120
25
4
2
42
37
98
21
.240
.294
.322
74
LF
972
162
653
94
167
16
8
2
21
31
6
1
.256
.298
.311
75
SP
972
162
632
75
149
20
7
1
54
7
39
3
.236
.244
.294
76
CF
972
162
552
60
139
15
10
1
44
27
0
16
.251
.290
.321
77
SP
972
162
345
36
87
16
5
2
38
15
54
1
.253
.283
.345
78
RF
972
162
403
43
101
15
3
6
39
26
57
1
.251
.298
.346
79
LF
972
162
367
43
88
11
4
2
24
20
53
6
.241
.281
.312
80
CF
972
162
495
60
120
12
6
2
34
67
63
7
.243
.336
.308
81
CF
972
162
370
47
90
13
5
2
32
31
82
31
.244
.301
.321
82
RF
972
162
376
57
95
16
3
4
37
31
53
14
.252
.309
.345
83
RF
971
162
578
92
146
21
7
2
78
71
26
17
.252
.336
.324
84
LF
971
162
588
86
140
13
7
4
31
98
16
37
.239
.351
.302
85
SP
971
162
359
37
84
11
2
1
34
17
46
0
.233
.270
.285
86
CF
971
162
448
56
116
18
3
3
40
13
42
5
.259
.284
.334
87
CF
971
162
363
53
94
21
2
1
38
29
26
6
.259
.316
.335
88
LF
970
162
647
109
160
19
7
2
60
42
9
18
.248
.297
.309
89
CF
970
162
632
98
160
18
6
2
74
58
46
42
.253
.322
.311
90
SP
970
162
500
59
131
20
8
0
58
17
15
5
.261
.286
.336
91
CF
970
162
348
54
87
16
3
2
23
38
50
29
.251
.328
.335
92
LF
970
162
461
53
115
18
0
7
35
38
76
2
.249
.322
.333
93
SP
969
162
436
47
111
18
5
1
41
30
5
12
.254
.307
.322
94
RF
969
162
561
67
145
15
11
2
42
42
59
29
.259
.319
.332
95
CF
969
162
504
52
128
25
5
4
60
31
50
10
.253
.299
.344
96
CF
969
162
318
34
73
7
3
3
25
17
43
2
.229
.272
.301
97
CF
969
162
356
37
84
14
1
2
26
44
56
4
.236
.319
.303
98
CF
969
162
404
50
101
24
2
4
41
29
70
4
.250
.303
.346
99
RF
968
162
628
74
149
24
7
0
58
22
59
0
.238
.264
.300
100
RF
968
162
657
92
161
28
5
2
74
15
39
44
.245
.265
.314

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