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Willie Gray



William Gray
(Dolly; Lefty)

Born: birthplace unknown


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Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
3
1928
1937
NLG/BRG
6.6
-0.1
0.0
6.7
-0.0
2
RF
1
1929
1929
NLG
5.1
4.6
0.7
0.0
-0.2
3
2B
2
1928
1929
NLG
4.9
3.1
1.6
0.0
0.3
4
SP
3
1920
1923
CTS/DYM
3.7
-0.6
0.0
4.3
0.0
5
SP
2
1921
1922
PBK
3.3
0.7
0.3
2.3
-0.0
6
SP
4
1920
1937
MULT
3.2
0.6
0.1
2.4
0.0
7
1B
2
1928
1929
NLG
2.5
1.8
0.8
0.0
-0.2
8
SP
2
1928
1929
NLG
1.9
0.5
0.0
1.4
0.0
9
SP
2
1922
1923
CTS
1.5
-0.2
0.0
1.8
0.0
10
LF
1
1920
1920
DYM
1.5
1.6
0.1
0.0
-0.1
11
SP
2
1922
1923
CTS/PBK
1.5
0.2
0.0
1.3
0.0
12
SP
2
1922
1927
HG/CTS
1.5
0.4
-0.2
1.3
-0.0
13
RP
2
1928
1929
NLG
1.2
0.0
0.0
1.2
0.0
14
2B
2
1922
1923
CTS
1.2
1.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
15
3B
2
1920
1922
DYM/CTS
1.1
0.3
0.6
-0.0
0.3
16
SP
1
1921
1921
PBK
1.0
-0.0
0.0
1.0
0.0
17
3B
3
1927
1929
HG/NLG
0.9
1.5
-0.8
0.0
0.2
18
CF
1
1929
1929
NLG
0.8
1.1
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
19
SP
1
1921
1921
PBK
0.8
-0.2
0.0
1.0
0.0
20
SP
2
1926
1927
HG
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
21
SP
1
1929
1929
NLG
0.7
-0.2
-0.2
1.1
-0.0
22
C
2
1928
1929
NLG
0.7
0.7
-0.0
-0.0
0.1
23
3B
4
1922
1937
MULT
0.7
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.0
24
SP
1
1921
1921
PBK
0.7
-0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
25
SS
2
1921
1922
PBK/CTS
0.6
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.3
26
LF
3
1923
1927
CTS/HG
0.6
0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.2
27
SP
1
1922
1922
CTS
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.8
-0.1
28
C
1
1923
1923
CTS
0.5
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.1
29
3B
5
1926
1937
MULT
0.5
0.9
-0.4
0.0
0.0
30
SP
1
1929
1929
NLG
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
31
C
2
1920
1922
CTS/DYM
0.4
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.1
32
C
2
1921
1922
PBK
0.4
0.3
0.1
0.1
0.0
33
2B
1
1927
1927
HG
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
34
3B
1
1937
1937
BRG
0.4
0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.0
35
SP
1
1920
1920
DYM
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
36
SP
2
1928
1937
BRG/NLG
0.3
0.1
-0.1
0.3
-0.0
37
RP
2
1927
1932
HG/NB
0.3
-0.0
-0.0
0.4
-0.0
38
1B
2
1921
1922
PBK
0.3
-0.2
0.6
0.0
-0.2
39
2B
1
1921
1921
PBK
0.3
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
40
1B
1
1928
1928
NLG
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
41
RF
3
1922
1927
HG/PBK
0.2
0.9
-0.6
0.0
-0.1
42
SS
1
1937
1937
BRG
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
43
-
1
1937
1937
BRG
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
44
RP
1
1929
1929
NLG
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.4
0.0
45
C
3
1927
1929
NLG/HG
0.2
0.5
-0.4
0.0
0.1
46
SP
1
1928
1928
NLG
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
47
2B
2
1926
1927
HG
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
48
1B
1
1921
1921
PBK
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
49
C
1
1926
1926
HG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
50
SP
1
1922
1922
CTS
0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.3
-0.0
51
SP
1
1921
1921
PBK
0.1
-0.1
-0.3
0.5
0.0
52
RP
1
1921
1921
PBK
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
53
SS
1
1928
1928
NLG
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
54
LF
1
1937
1937
BRG
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
55
C
1
1921
1921
PBK
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
56
RF
1
1920
1920
DYM
0.1
0.1
0.1
-0.1
-0.0
57
-
1
1932
1932
NB
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
58
3B
1
1926
1926
HG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
59
C
1
1937
1937
BRG
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
60
2B
1
1922
1922
PBK
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
61
SP
1
1922
1922
CTS
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
62
SS
1
1921
1921
PBK
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
63
2B
1
1928
1928
NLG
0.0
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
64
RF
2
1926
1927
HG
0.0
-0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.1
65
SS
1
1923
1923
CTS
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
66
RP
1
1922
1922
CTS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
67
-
1
1932
1932
NB
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
68
C
1
1921
1921
PBK
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
69
-
1
1922
1922
CTS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
70
C
1
1927
1927
HG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
-
1
1932
1932
NB
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
72
LF
1
1929
1929
NLG
-0.0
-0.3
0.5
0.0
-0.2
73
-
1
1922
1922
CTS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
3B
1
1927
1927
HG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
75
SS
1
1921
1921
PBK
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
76
RP
1
1937
1937
BRG
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
77
SS
3
1926
1928
HG/NLG
-0.0
-0.3
0.2
0.0
0.1
78
C
2
1920
1921
PBK/DYM
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
79
C
2
1922
1928
PBK/NLG
-0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
80
-
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
81
3B
1
1923
1923
CTS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
C
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
83
-
1
1937
1937
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
84
-
1
1928
1928
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
85
-
1
1932
1932
NB
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
86
-
1
1932
1932
NB
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
87
C
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
88
1B
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
89
-
1
1937
1937
BRG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
90
C
1
1921
1921
PBK
-0.2
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
91
1B
1
1922
1922
CTS
-0.2
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
92
LF
1
1928
1928
NLG
-0.2
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.0
93
LF
1
1928
1928
NLG
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
94
-
1
1921
1921
PBK
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
95
-
1
1932
1932
NB
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
96
SS
2
1920
1922
CTS/DYM
-0.2
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.2
97
C
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.2
-0.6
0.2
0.0
0.1
98
3B
2
1921
1923
CTS/PBK
-0.2
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
99
-
1
1932
1932
NB
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
100
-
1
1922
1922
CTS
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
101
C
2
1921
1922
PBK
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
102
RF
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
103
SP
1
1929
1929
NLG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
104
-
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.2
-0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
105
CF
2
1922
1923
CTS
-0.2
0.3
-0.4
-0.0
-0.1
106
-
1
1926
1926
HG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
107
-
1
1922
1922
CTS
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
108
-
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
109
-
1
1921
1921
PBK
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
110
-
1
1937
1937
BRG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
111
CF
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.3
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
112
-
1
1922
1922
PBK
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
113
1B
2
1928
1929
NLG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
114
RP
2
1921
1922
PBK
-0.3
-0.1
-0.0
-0.2
-0.0
115
LF
1
1928
1928
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
116
-
1
1932
1932
NB
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
117
LF
2
1928
1932
NB/NLG
-0.3
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.1
118
SP
1
1927
1927
HG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
119
CF
1
1921
1921
PBK
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
120
-
1
1937
1937
BRG
-0.3
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
121
RP
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.3
-0.0
-0.0
-0.3
-0.0
122
-
1
1923
1923
CTS
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
123
RF
2
1922
1923
CTS
-0.3
0.1
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
124
-
1
1926
1926
HG
-0.3
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
125
-
1
1922
1922
CTS
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
126
-
1
1932
1932
NB
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
127
LF
1
1922
1922
PBK
-0.4
0.3
-0.6
0.0
-0.0
128
3B
1
1922
1922
PBK
-0.4
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
129
SS
1
1929
1929
NLG
-0.4
-0.8
0.1
0.0
0.3
130
LF
2
1921
1923
CTS/PBK
-0.4
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
131
-
1
1932
1932
NB
-0.4
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
132
RF
1
1922
1922
CTS
-0.4
0.3
-0.5
0.0
-0.2
133
1B
1
1928
1928
NLG
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
134
SP
2
1928
1929
NLG
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
-0.0
135
SP
1
1929
1929
NLG
-0.5
-0.1
-0.0
-0.4
-0.0
136
3B
1
1921
1921
PBK
-0.5
0.4
-0.9
0.0
0.0
137
2B
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.6
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
138
RF
1
1928
1928
NLG
-0.6
0.2
-0.6
0.0
-0.1
139
RF
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.7
-0.2
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
140
LF
1
1921
1921
PBK
-0.7
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
141
SS
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.8
-0.3
-0.7
0.0
0.1
142
2B
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.9
-0.3
-0.4
-0.2
-0.0
143
2B
3
1921
1923
PBK/CTS
-1.0
-0.8
-0.4
0.0
0.1
144
3B
4
1922
1932
MULT
-1.1
0.3
-1.0
-0.3
-0.0
145
C
2
1922
1923
CTS
-1.1
-0.9
-0.3
0.0
0.1
146
CF
2
1921
1922
PBK
-1.7
-0.7
-0.9
0.0
-0.1
147
3B
1
1920
1920
DYM
-1.9
0.2
-0.8
-1.3
0.0

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