Bill Force - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Force



William Force
(Buddie)

Born: July 17, 1895 in Walker County, GA
Died: April 2, 1969 in Norfolk, VA
          (73 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 165
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Notes:


• College: Knoxville College (Knoxville, TN)
• Buried: Hampton National Cemetery (Hampton, VA)


Fielding Breakdown by Position

Multi-Stint Seasons:



C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
Team Lg Pos
DS
NNL
25
SP
2
-0.1
6
3.1
33
DS
NNL
26
SP
6
-0.0
27
DS
27
SP
1
0.3
4
-0.7
40
BBS
ECL
28
SP
1
24
BBS
ECL
29
SP
13
BBS
ECL
30
SP
1
-0.4
1
0.7
14
BBS
ECL
31
SP
1
-0.5
3
1
22
BBS
ECL
32
RP
1
0.3
12
BBS
ANL
33
SP
2
0.4
1
4
BRG
EAS
34
SP
3
10
3
SP
3
-0.2
2
-0.1
21
3.1
4
1
192
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
3
-0.2
2
-0.1
21
3.1
4
1
189
1
vs Major Leaguers
3
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Detroit Stars I
SP
1
0.3
2
-0.1
16
2.3
100
6
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
2
-0.4
5
0.8
4
1
89
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
RP
3

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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