Willard Brown - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Willard Brown



Willard Jessie Brown


Born: June 26, 1915 in Shreveport, LA
Died: August 4, 1996 in Houston, TX
          (81 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 200
Biographical
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006
• Buried: Houston National Cemetery (Houston, TX)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
KCM
IND
20
SS
3
12
11
3
6
0
0
3
5
1
1
0
0
.545
.583
1.364
1.947
393
KCM
IND
21
SS
8
36
34
8
12
0
2
1
8
2
1
0
1
.353
.371
.559
.930
151
KCM
22
LF
52
213
196
48
73
10
8
9
53
11
15
1
1
.372
.420
.643
1.063
201
KCM
24
LF
44
182
173
36
64
16
7
3
41
8
9
0
.370
.401
.595
.996
186
KCM
NAL
25
LF
2
7
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
KCM
NAL
26
CF
30
129
118
25
40
5
4
5
26
9
11
0
.339
.395
.576
.972
202
KCM
27
CF
39
170
157
32
55
7
3
5
28
3
12
0
1
.350
.396
.529
.925
179
28
CF
52
210
192
34
68
14
2
7
30
4
17
0
1
0
.354
.407
.557
.964
198
KCM
NAL
29
CF
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
55
9
2
CF
231
963
892
186
319
52
26
33
191
38
66
1
4
0
.358
.403
.585
.988
191
162 Game Average
675
626
130
224
36
18
23
134
27
46
1
3
0
.358
.403
.585
.988
191
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Kansas City Monarchs
CF
230
959
889
185
317
51
26
33
191
38
65
1
4
0
.357
.401
.584
.985
190
1
South All Stars
CF
1
4
3
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.667
.750
1.000
1.750
442



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
KCM
IND
12
.731
.301
8.3%
5.6%
25.0%
4.5%
.818
.195
KCM
IND
36
.401
.336
2.8%
6.7%
2.8%
0.5%
.206
.107
KCM
213
.470
.322
7.0%
7.2%
4.2%
0.7%
.270
.105
KCM
182
.456
.324
4.9%
9.1%
1.6%
0.8%
.225
.098
KCM
NAL
7
.000
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
KCM
NAL
129
.450
.304
8.5%
8.1%
3.9%
0.4%
.237
.080
KCM
170
.427
.312
7.1%
7.2%
2.9%
0.8%
.178
.082
210
.450
.310
8.1%
7.1%
3.3%
0.5%
.203
.075
KCM
NAL
4
.240
.306
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
9
2
963
.449
.315
6.9%
7.6%
3.4%
0.7%
.228
.091
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Kansas City Monarchs
959
.448
.316
6.8%
7.6%
3.4%
0.7%
.227
.091
1
South All Stars
4
.751
.300
25.0%
4.7%
0.0%
0.3%
.333
.079

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

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James