Bill Hoskins - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Hoskins



William Charles Hoskins
(Big Bill)

Born: August 25, 1913 in Charleston, MS
Died: March 1975 deathplace unknown
          (61 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'3"
Wt: 190
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MULT
23
LF
14
50
46
10
18
3
1
1
12
1
3
0
1
.391
.429
.565
.994
186
NN2
24
LF
13
50
48
14
15
4
2
1
9
2
2
0
0
.313
.340
.542
.882
132
BEG
MULT
25
LF
33
132
119
28
48
7
2
2
29
2
11
2
.403
.454
.546
1.000
170
BEG
NN2
26
LF
45
177
158
32
55
8
4
6
37
7
15
4
.348
.405
.563
.968
154
27
LF
44
184
170
47
62
8
6
10
42
2
13
1
.365
.410
.659
1.069
210
BEG
NN2
28
LF
45
176
159
20
50
7
6
2
22
5
14
3
.314
.370
.472
.842
146
29
LF
37
155
142
15
40
4
3
0
23
1
10
2
1
0
.282
.338
.352
.690
86
BEG
NN2
30
LF
28
119
109
23
42
5
3
5
21
0
8
2
.385
.427
.624
1.051
183
BEG
NN2
31
LF
44
183
166
30
51
5
6
5
39
1
13
1
3
.307
.361
.500
.861
145
NN2
32
LF
54
208
186
26
54
7
10
0
35
2
20
0
2
.290
.359
.435
.795
128
10
8
LF
357
1434
1303
245
435
58
43
32
269
23
109
3
19
0
.334
.387
.518
.905
152
162 Game Average
651
591
111
197
26
20
15
122
10
49
3
9
0
.334
.387
.518
.905
152
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago American Giants
LF
3
10
9
4
5
1
1
0
3
0
1
0
0
.556
.600
.889
1.489
364
1
Detroit Stars II
LF
9
31
29
5
11
2
0
1
8
1
1
0
1
.379
.400
.552
.952
168
1
St. Louis Stars II
CF
2
9
8
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.333
.250
.583
68
1
Washington Black Senators
RF
2
9
9
4
5
2
1
0
2
0
0
0
0
.556
.556
1.000
1.556
307
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
LF
330
1333
1209
229
403
53
41
31
249
22
103
3
18
0
.333
.387
.522
.909
153
1
Memphis Red Sox
LF
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
56
1
Kansas City Monarchs
LF
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
210
1
New York Black Yankees
LF
9
34
31
1
6
0
0
0
4
0
3
0
0
.194
.265
.194
.458
33



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
MULT
50
.448
.319
6.0%
7.0%
2.0%
0.6%
.174
.102
NN2
50
.388
.339
4.0%
9.3%
2.0%
1.5%
.229
.125
BEG
MULT
132
.452
.340
8.3%
8.5%
1.5%
1.8%
.143
.113
BEG
NN2
177
.423
.347
8.5%
9.5%
3.4%
1.4%
.215
.121
184
.473
.315
7.1%
8.1%
5.4%
1.2%
.294
.101
BEG
NN2
176
.388
.326
8.0%
9.6%
1.1%
1.0%
.157
.093
155
.331
.352
6.5%
9.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.070
.103
BEG
NN2
119
.467
.342
6.7%
8.6%
4.2%
0.9%
.239
.103
BEG
NN2
183
.394
.332
7.1%
8.6%
0.0%
330.50
2.7%
0.8%
.193
.089
NN2
208
.371
.332
9.6%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.145
.088
10
8
1434
.410
.335
7.6%
8.8%
2.2%
1.1%
.184
.102
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Detroit Stars II
31
.418
.323
3.2%
7.2%
3.2%
0.7%
.172
.107
1
Chicago American Giants
10
.684
.301
10.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.333
.085
1
St. Louis Stars II
9
.292
.323
11.1%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.107
1
Washington Black Senators
9
.674
.339
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.444
.125
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
1333
.411
.335
7.7%
8.9%
2.3%
1.1%
.189
.102
1
Memphis Red Sox
4
.240
.304
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.080
1
Kansas City Monarchs
4
.481
.310
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
1
New York Black Yankees
34
.237
.332
8.8%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.088

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