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William Bell



William Bell
(W.)

Born: August 31, 1897 in Lavaca County, TX
Died: March 16, 1969 in El Campo, TX
          (71 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 185
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Notes:


• Buried: El Campo Community Cemetery (El Campo, TX)
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
KCM
NNL
25
SP
3
1
.750
5
5
3
1
0
38.0
25
14
35
2
11
11
0
0
0
155
3.32
123
KCM
NNL
26
SP
9
2
.818
16
13
7
0
0
109.2
54
49
110
27
37
0
0
4.02
96
KCM
WS
26
SP
1
0
1.000
3
3
0
0
0
24.0
13
7
29
0
13
6
0
1
113
2.63
96
KCM
NNL
27
SP
10
3
.769
17
11
8
1
2
112.0
41
40
92
26
44
0
1
449
3.21
150
KCM
NNC
27
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
2
0
0
17.0
6
6
11
4
6
0
0
65
3.18
100
KCM
WS
27
SP
0
1
.000
3
2
1
0
1
15.2
5
2
19
1
9
4
0
0
76
1.15
191
HAB
CUB
30
SP
6
2
.750
9
6
2
1
0
57.1
28
20
67
2
21
25
0
0
252
3.14
134
KCM
NNL
30
SP
9
7
.563
24
15
12
1
1
150.0
59
44
144
2
23
49
1
8
606
2.64
146
HAR
IND
33
SP
2
2
.500
4
3
3
0
0
32.0
14
9
27
0
7
12
0
0
130
2.53
136
DW
EWL
34
RF
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
10.0
4
3
13
0
2
4
0
0
42
2.70
156
HG
EWL
34
CF
2
1
.667
3
3
3
0
0
27.0
15
10
28
0
6
10
0
1
114
3.33
127
PC
IND
34
SP
5
2
.714
7
6
5
0
0
58.2
31
29
68
2
25
38
0
0
253
4.45
101
PC
NN2
35
SP
7
6
.538
17
13
9
1
0
102.2
73
62
128
5
22
63
0
0
449
5.44
77
PC
NN2
36
SP
11
4
.733
21
15
12
1
0
135.1
60
48
141
5
32
68
2
2
567
3.19
128
PC
NN2
37
SP
1
3
.250
4
4
1
0
0
17.0
24
19
33
1
6
11
0
0
89
10.06
50
ND
NN2
37
RP
2
1
.667
6
2
2
0
2
30.1
16
14
31
1
4
12
0
0
124
4.15
129
NE
NN2
38
SP
4
4
.500
10
5
5
0
0
58.0
33
29
67
0
14
13
0
1
254
4.50
111
NE
NN2
39
SP
1
2
.333
3
2
1
0
0
16.0
5
3
8
0
4
10
0
0
60
1.69
302
12
8
SP
75
42
.641
155
111
77
6
6
1010.2
506
408
1051
21
256
423
3
0
14
3798
3.63
115
162 Game Average
19
11
.641
40
28
20
2
2
258.1
129
104
269
7
65
108
1
0
4
1090
3.63
115
 
Team Lg Pos
11
Negro Leagues
69
40
.633
146
105
75
5
6
953.1
478
388
984
19
235
398
3
0
14
3546
3.66
114
1
Cuban Leagues
6
2
.750
9
6
2
1
0
57.1
28
20
67
2
21
25
0
0
252
3.14
134
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Kansas City Monarchs
SP
33
15
.688
70
51
33
3
4
466.1
203
162
440
5
113
157
1
0
10
1464
3.13
125
1
Habana
SP
6
2
.750
9
6
2
1
0
57.1
28
20
67
2
21
25
0
0
252
3.14
134
1
New York Black Yankees
SP
2
2
.500
4
3
3
0
0
32.0
14
9
27
0
7
12
0
0
130
2.53
136
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
10.0
4
3
13
0
2
4
0
0
42
2.70
156
1
Homestead Grays
SP
2
1
.667
3
3
3
0
0
27.0
15
10
28
0
6
10
0
1
114
3.33
127
4
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
24
15
.615
49
38
27
2
0
313.2
188
158
370
13
85
180
2
2
1358
4.53
95
1
Newark Dodgers
SP
2
1
.667
6
2
2
0
2
30.1
16
14
31
1
4
12
0
0
124
4.15
129
2
Newark Eagles
SP
5
6
.455
13
7
6
0
0
74.0
38
32
75
0
18
23
0
1
314
3.89
128



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
KCM
NNL
25
SP
38.0
1.21
1.39
7.1%
9.0%
7.1%
7.6%
1.00
1.18
1.3%
1.3%
KCM
NNL
26
SP
109.2
1.25
1.31
8.1%
11.2%
5.9%
7.7%
1.37
1.46
KCM
WS
26
SP
24.0
1.75
1.09
5.3%
11.4%
11.5%
7.6%
0.46
1.50
0.0%
0.3%
KCM
NNL
27
SP
112.0
1.05
1.32
9.8%
9.8%
5.8%
7.6%
1.69
1.28
KCM
NNC
27
SP
17.0
0.88
1.07
9.2%
14.4%
6.2%
8.0%
1.50
1.80
KCM
WS
27
SP
15.2
1.79
1.25
5.3%
13.8%
11.8%
9.1%
0.44
1.52
1.3%
0.5%
HAB
CUB
30
SP
57.1
1.53
1.51
9.9%
9.7%
8.3%
8.6%
1.19
1.12
0.8%
1.1%
KCM
NNL
30
SP
150.0
1.11
1.32
8.1%
10.3%
3.8%
6.3%
2.13
1.63
0.3%
1.1%
HAR
IND
33
SP
32.0
1.06
1.21
9.2%
11.3%
5.4%
7.0%
1.71
1.62
0.0%
0.9%
DW
EWL
34
RF
10.0
1.50
1.42
9.5%
11.3%
4.8%
8.1%
2.00
1.39
0.0%
0.8%
HG
EWL
34
CF
27.0
1.26
1.43
8.8%
11.4%
5.3%
8.2%
1.67
1.38
0.0%
0.8%
PC
IND
34
SP
58.2
1.59
1.38
15.0%
15.1%
9.9%
8.2%
1.52
1.86
0.8%
0.9%
PC
NN2
35
SP
102.2
1.46
1.33
14.0%
12.9%
4.9%
6.6%
2.86
1.94
1.1%
1.1%
PC
NN2
36
SP
135.1
1.28
1.37
12.0%
13.4%
5.6%
7.9%
2.13
1.70
0.9%
0.9%
PC
NN2
37
SP
17.0
2.29
1.52
12.4%
11.2%
6.7%
8.5%
1.83
1.31
1.1%
1.4%
ND
NN2
37
RP
30.1
1.15
1.58
9.7%
11.1%
3.2%
8.8%
3.00
1.27
0.8%
1.4%
NE
NN2
38
SP
58.0
1.40
1.54
5.1%
11.4%
5.5%
8.9%
0.93
1.28
0.0%
1.5%
NE
NN2
39
SP
16.0
0.75
1.49
16.7%
11.7%
6.7%
8.2%
2.50
1.43
0.0%
1.3%
12
8
SP
1010.2
1.29
1.36
9.9%
11.6%
6.0%
7.6%
1.65
1.53
0.6%
1.0%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
11
Negro Leagues
953.1
1.28
1.35
9.9%
11.7%
5.9%
7.6%
1.69
1.56
0.6%
1.0%
1
Cuban Leagues
57.1
1.53
1.51
9.9%
9.7%
8.3%
8.6%
1.19
1.12
0.8%
1.1%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
4
Kansas City Monarchs
SP
466.1
1.19
1.30
8.2%
10.6%
5.9%
7.3%
1.39
1.47
0.5%
1.0%
1
Habana
SP
57.1
1.53
1.51
9.9%
9.7%
8.3%
8.6%
1.19
1.12
0.8%
1.1%
1
New York Black Yankees
SP
32.0
1.06
1.21
9.2%
11.3%
5.4%
7.0%
1.71
1.62
0.0%
0.9%
1
Homestead Grays
SP
27.0
1.26
1.43
8.8%
11.4%
5.3%
8.2%
1.67
1.38
0.0%
0.8%
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
10.0
1.50
1.42
9.5%
11.3%
4.8%
8.1%
2.00
1.39
0.0%
0.8%
4
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
313.2
1.45
1.37
13.3%
13.4%
6.3%
7.6%
2.12
1.79
1.0%
1.0%
1
Newark Dodgers
SP
30.1
1.15
1.58
9.7%
11.1%
3.2%
8.8%
3.00
1.27
0.8%
1.4%
2
Newark Eagles
SP
74.0
1.26
1.52
7.3%
11.4%
5.7%
8.7%
1.28
1.31
0.0%
1.5%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
KCM
NNL
25
SP
5
155
139
25
35
2
11
11
0
.252
.307
KCM
NNL
26
SP
16
54
110
27
37
0
KCM
WS
26
SP
3
113
94
13
29
7
1
0
2
0
13
6
6
1
5
0
4
.309
.398
.404
.802
KCM
NNL
27
SP
17
449
41
92
26
44
1
KCM
NNC
27
SP
2
65
6
11
4
6
0
KCM
WS
27
SP
3
76
65
5
19
5
0
1
1
0
9
4
1
0
2
0
0
.292
.378
.415
.794
HAB
CUB
30
SP
9
252
222
28
67
7
3
2
6
21
25
0
9
0
2
.302
.362
.387
.750
KCM
NNL
30
SP
24
606
557
59
144
24
10
2
7
23
49
8
18
7
.259
.298
.348
.646
HAR
IND
33
SP
4
130
121
14
27
3
0
0
6
7
12
0
2
5
.223
.266
.248
.514
DW
EWL
34
RF
1
42
38
4
13
2
0
0
3
2
4
0
2
1
.342
.375
.395
.770
HG
EWL
34
CF
3
114
102
15
28
1
2
0
0
6
10
1
5
3
.275
.321
.324
.645
PC
IND
34
SP
7
253
220
31
68
16
5
2
3
25
38
0
8
7
.309
.380
.455
.834
PC
NN2
35
SP
17
449
414
73
128
26
8
5
3
22
63
0
13
11
.309
.344
.447
.791
PC
NN2
36
SP
21
567
521
60
141
20
5
5
5
32
68
2
12
10
.271
.315
.357
.672
PC
NN2
37
SP
4
89
79
24
33
5
1
1
0
6
11
0
4
1
.418
.459
.544
1.003
ND
NN2
37
RP
6
124
118
16
31
3
1
1
2
4
12
0
2
3
.263
.287
.331
.617
NE
NN2
38
SP
10
254
229
33
67
8
2
0
0
14
13
1
10
5
.293
.336
.345
.681
NE
NN2
39
SP
3
60
55
5
8
2
0
0
2
4
10
0
1
1
.145
.203
.182
.385
12
8
SP
155
3798
2974
506
1051
129
38
21
40
0
256
423
7
14
93
0
60
.282
.330
.376
.705
 
Team Lg Pos
11
Negro Leagues
146
3546
2752
478
984
122
35
19
34
0
235
398
7
14
84
0
58
.280
.327
.375
.702
1
Cuban Leagues
9
252
222
28
67
7
3
2
6
21
25
0
9
0
2
.302
.362
.387
.750
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Kansas City Monarchs
SP
70
1464
855
203
440
36
11
5
10
0
113
157
7
10
25
0
11
.265
.317
.362
.679
1
Habana
SP
9
252
222
28
67
7
3
2
6
21
25
0
9
0
2
.302
.362
.387
.750
1
New York Black Yankees
SP
4
130
121
14
27
3
0
0
6
7
12
0
2
5
.223
.266
.248
.514
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
1
42
38
4
13
2
0
0
3
2
4
0
2
1
.342
.375
.395
.770
1
Homestead Grays
SP
3
114
102
15
28
1
2
0
0
6
10
1
5
3
.275
.321
.324
.645
4
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
49
1358
1234
188
370
67
19
13
11
85
180
2
37
29
.300
.346
.417
.762
1
Newark Dodgers
SP
6
124
118
16
31
3
1
1
2
4
12
0
2
3
.263
.287
.331
.617
2
Newark Eagles
SP
13
314
284
38
75
10
2
0
2
18
23
1
11
6
.264
.310
.313
.624

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