Willie Burns - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Willie Burns



William Tatum Burns


Born: January 12, 1916 in West Palm Beach, FL
Died: February 10, 1966 in West Palm Beach, FL
          (50 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 175
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
ND
NN2
19
SP
2
4
.333
12
6
2
0
0
62.0
63
54
83
7
26
28
1
1
289
7.84
68
MULT
26
SP
1
2
.333
6
4
1
0
0
24.0
21
19
30
15
5
2
1
7.13
56
BEG
NN2
27
RP
1
3
.250
12
3
1
0
0
37.2
40
34
60
1
13
10
0
3
189
8.12
62
CIC
NAL
28
SP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
7.0
5
4
8
3
1
1
1
5.14
61
NN2
29
SP
0
1
.000
2
1
0
0
0
3.0
7
6
4
6
2
0
1
18.00
23
5
7
RP
4
10
.286
33
15
4
0
0
133.2
136
117
185
8
63
46
4
7
478
7.88
61
162 Game Average
6
14
.286
47
21
6
0
0
189.1
193
166
262
16
89
65
6
10
985
7.88
61
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Newark Dodgers
RP
2
4
.333
12
6
2
0
0
62.0
63
54
83
7
26
28
1
1
289
7.84
68
1
Newark Eagles
-
1
1
.500
3
3
1
0
0
13.2
12
11
17
8
4
1
1
7.24
54
1
Chicago American Giants
-
0
1
.000
3
1
0
0
0
10.1
9
8
13
7
1
1
0
6.97
58
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
LF
1
3
.250
12
3
1
0
0
37.2
40
34
60
1
13
10
0
3
189
8.12
62
1
Indianapolis Clowns
-
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
7.0
5
4
8
3
1
1
1
5.14
61
1
New York Black Yankees
RF
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.0
3
2
1
4
1
0
1
18.00
23
1
New York Cubans
-
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
2.0
4
4
3
2
1
0
0
18.00
22



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
ND
NN2
19
SP
62.0
1.76
1.58
9.7%
11.2%
9.0%
8.9%
1.08
1.27
2.4%
1.4%
MULT
26
SP
24.0
1.88
1.36
4.3%
11.9%
12.9%
8.0%
0.33
1.49
BEG
NN2
27
RP
37.2
1.94
1.55
5.3%
11.4%
6.9%
9.3%
0.77
1.23
0.5%
0.7%
CIC
NAL
28
SP
7.0
1.57
1.20
3.1%
11.5%
9.4%
6.7%
0.33
1.70
NN2
29
SP
3.0
3.33
1.41
10.0%
12.4%
30.0%
7.7%
0.33
1.62
5
7
RP
133.2
1.86
1.51
7.1%
11.4%
9.8%
8.7%
0.73
1.33
1.7%
1.1%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Newark Dodgers
RP
62.0
1.76
1.58
9.7%
11.2%
9.0%
8.9%
1.08
1.27
2.4%
1.4%
1
Chicago American Giants
-
10.1
1.94
1.38
2.0%
12.0%
14.0%
7.3%
0.14
1.65
1
Newark Eagles
-
13.2
1.83
1.34
6.1%
11.8%
12.1%
8.7%
0.50
1.37
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
LF
37.2
1.94
1.55
5.3%
11.4%
6.9%
9.3%
0.77
1.23
0.5%
0.7%
1
Indianapolis Clowns
-
7.0
1.57
1.20
3.1%
11.5%
9.4%
6.7%
0.33
1.70
1
New York Cubans
-
2.0
2.50
1.40
9.1%
12.5%
18.2%
7.6%
0.50
1.63
1
New York Black Yankees
RF
1.0
5.00
1.43
11.1%
12.4%
44.4%
7.7%
0.25
1.61



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
ND
NN2
19
SP
12
289
257
63
83
12
5
7
5
26
28
1
5
4
.323
.387
.490
.878
MULT
26
SP
6
21
30
15
5
1
BEG
NN2
27
RP
12
189
171
40
60
8
3
1
4
13
10
3
2
.351
.406
.450
.857
CIC
NAL
28
SP
1
5
8
3
1
1
NN2
29
SP
2
7
4
6
2
1
5
7
RP
33
478
428
136
185
20
8
8
9
63
46
7
7
4
.334
.395
.474
.869
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Newark Dodgers
RP
12
289
257
63
83
12
5
7
5
26
28
1
5
4
.323
.387
.490
.878
1
Newark Eagles
-
3
12
17
8
4
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Chicago American Giants
-
3
9
13
7
1
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
LF
12
189
171
40
60
8
3
1
4
13
10
3
2
.351
.406
.450
.857
1
Indianapolis Clowns
-
1
5
8
3
1
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
New York Black Yankees
RF
1
3
1
4
1
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
New York Cubans
-
1
4
3
2
1
0
.000
.000
.000
.000

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Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


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