Willie Gray - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Willie Gray



William Gray
(Dolly; Lefty)

Born: birthplace unknown


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All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
1
1920
1920
1.5
5
1922
1927
0.4
1
1929
1929
0.3
1
1937
1937
0.1
1
1936
1936
0.1
Center Field Yrs First Last
1
1929
1929
0.8
1
1936
1936
0.3
13
1920
1937
0.2
1
1920
1920
-0.3
3
1921
1925
-0.6

Right Field Yrs First Last
1
1929
1929
5.4
1
1922
1922
0.2
4
1924
1927
0.2
1
1920
1920
0.1
1
1920
1920
-0.2
Shortstop Yrs First Last
3
1921
1925
1.4
1
1937
1937
0.2
1
1928
1928
0.1
1
1923
1923
0.1
1
1921
1921
0.0
Second Base Yrs First Last
3
1925
1929
4.9
3
1922
1924
1.8
3
1925
1927
0.6
1
1927
1927
0.4
1
1921
1921
0.2
Third Base Yrs First Last
3
1927
1929
0.9
4
1922
1937
0.7
6
1926
1937
0.6
2
1920
1922
0.6
2
1936
1937
0.3
First Base Yrs First Last
2
1928
1929
2.6
1
1928
1928
0.3
2
1921
1922
0.2
1
1922
1922
0.2
1
1921
1921
0.2
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
2
1928
1929
0.7
1
1923
1923
0.5
2
1921
1922
0.4
2
1924
1927
0.2
3
1927
1929
0.2
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
3
1928
1937
6.8
4
1920
1924
5.3
2
1921
1922
3.3
5
1920
1937
3.2
2
1922
1923
2.5
2
1928
1929
1.7
5
1922
1927
1.6
2
1922
1923
1.4
3
1922
1927
1.3
3
1925
1927
1.0
1
1922
1922
0.9
1
1921
1921
0.7
1
1929
1929
0.7
1
1921
1921
0.7
1
1922
1922
0.7
3
1921
1924
0.6
1
1921
1921
0.5
1
1929
1929
0.5
1
1920
1920
0.3
2
1928
1937
0.3
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
2
1928
1929
1.2
1
1936
1936
0.3
2
1927
1932
0.3
1
1929
1929
0.2
2
1921
1924
0.1
1
1937
1937
-0.0
1
1922
1922
-0.1
2
1936
1937
-0.1
1
1920
1920
-0.3

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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