Wilbert King - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Wilbert King



Wilbert King
(Willie)

Born: February 16, 1915 in Birmingham, AL


Bats:
Throws:
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 140
Biographical
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Notes:


• High School: Pershing HS (Detroit, MI)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
29
LF
3
11
10
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.200
.273
.200
.473
36
CAG
NAL
30
2B
16
58
51
12
12
0
4
0
3
0
6
0
0
1
.235
.316
.392
.708
112
CAG
NAL
31
2B
2
9
8
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.333
.250
.583
74
HG
NN2
32
2B
5
15
12
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
1
.083
.214
.083
.298
-16
4
4
2B
26
93
81
15
17
0
4
0
6
0
10
0
0
2
.210
.297
.309
.605
79
162 Game Average
579
505
93
106
0
25
0
37
0
62
0
0
12
.210
.297
.309
.605
79
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
SS
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
214
1
New York Black Yankees
LF
2
7
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.143
.000
.143
-59
2
Chicago American Giants
2B
18
67
59
14
14
0
4
0
4
0
7
0
0
1
.237
.318
.373
.691
107
1
Homestead Grays
-
5
15
12
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
1
.083
.214
.083
.298
-16



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
11
.243
.328
9.1%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.090
CAG
NAL
58
.324
.312
10.3%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.157
.088
CAG
NAL
9
.302
.326
11.1%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
HG
NN2
15
.165
.341
13.3%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.103
4
4
93
.287
.320
10.8%
7.4%
0.0%
0.7%
.099
.089
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
4
.479
.303
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.070
1
New York Black Yankees
7
.107
.342
14.3%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.103
2
Chicago American Giants
67
.321
.314
10.4%
6.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.136
.086
1
Homestead Grays
15
.165
.341
13.3%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.103

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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