Bill Powell - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Powell



William Henry Powell


Born: May 8, 1919 in Comer, GA
Died: August 21, 2004 in Birmingham, AL
          (85 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 195
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Notes:


• Buried: Elmwood Cemetery (Birmingham, AL)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
27
SP
2
0
1.000
2
2
2
0
0
18.0
3
2
21
6
8
1
2
1.00
397
BBB
NAL
28
SP
2
0
1.000
2
2
1
0
0
15.0
6
4
17
1
5
13
0
1
67
2.40
173
MULT
29
SP
6
1
.857
9
9
5
1
0
63.2
23
20
52
3
21
50
1
0
0
261
2.83
142
3
2
SP
10
1
.909
13
13
8
1
0
96.2
32
26
90
4
32
71
2
0
3
328
2.42
162
162 Game Average
26
3
.909
34
34
21
3
0
252.2
84
68
235
12
84
186
5
0
8
1014
2.42
162
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Birmingham Black Barons
SP
9
1
.900
12
12
8
1
0
93.2
32
26
89
4
31
69
1
3
318
2.50
157
1
West All Stars
RP
1
0
1.000
1
1
0
0
0
3.0
0
0
1
0
1
2
1
0
0
10
0.00
0



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NAL
27
SP
18.0
1.50
1.39
9.9%
14.3%
7.4%
8.6%
1.33
1.66
BBB
NAL
28
SP
15.0
1.47
1.49
19.4%
12.4%
7.5%
8.9%
2.60
1.39
1.5%
0.8%
MULT
29
SP
63.2
1.15
1.45
19.2%
15.9%
8.0%
8.9%
2.38
1.60
1.1%
1.1%
3
2
SP
96.2
1.26
1.45
17.4%
14.0%
7.8%
8.8%
2.22
1.58
1.2%
1.0%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
3
Birmingham Black Barons
SP
93.2
1.28
1.46
17.3%
14.0%
7.8%
8.8%
2.23
1.58
1.3%
1.0%
1
West All Stars
RP
3.0
0.67
0.93
20.0%
13.6%
10.0%
8.9%
2.00
1.52
0.0%
0.8%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
27
SP
2
3
21
6
8
2
BBB
NAL
28
SP
2
67
60
6
17
0
0
1
0
5
13
1
1
0
.283
.348
.333
.682
MULT
29
SP
9
261
239
23
52
5
0
3
5
1
21
50
0
0
1
0
3
.218
.281
.276
.557
3
2
SP
13
328
299
32
90
5
0
4
5
1
32
71
0
3
2
0
3
.231
.294
.288
.582
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Birmingham Black Barons
SP
12
318
290
32
89
5
0
4
5
31
69
3
2
3
.234
.297
.293
.591
1
West All Stars
RP
1
10
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.200
.111
.311

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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