Bill Ricks - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Ricks



John William Ricks
(Schoolboy)

Born: September 1, 1919 in Lexington, NC
Died: July 15, 1987 in Brooklyn, NY
          (67 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'4"
Wt: 195
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Notes:


• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
PS
NN2
24
SP
11
7
.611
22
18
11
0
0
157.0
68
49
151
51
96
0
3
2.81
148
PS
NN2
25
SP
4
2
.667
14
7
4
1
2
71.0
30
25
63
24
46
1
1
3.17
125
2
1
SP
15
9
.625
36
25
15
1
2
228.0
98
74
214
75
142
1
4
2.92
140
162 Game Average
17
10
.625
40
28
17
1
2
254.0
109
82
239
84
158
1
4
2.92
140



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
PS
NN2
24
SP
157.0
1.29
1.40
14.5%
10.8%
7.7%
7.8%
1.88
1.38
PS
NN2
25
SP
71.0
1.23
1.39
15.6%
13.0%
8.1%
7.8%
1.92
1.65
2
1
SP
228.0
1.27
1.40
14.8%
11.5%
7.8%
7.8%
1.89
1.47



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
PS
NN2
24
SP
22
68
151
51
96
3
PS
NN2
25
SP
14
30
63
24
46
1
2
1
SP
36
98
214
75
142
4
.000
.000
.000
.000

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Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.


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