William Ross - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

William Ross



William M. Ross
(Nacogdoches)

Born: October 5, 1893 in Corrigan, TX
Died: December 22, 1964 in Diboll, TX
          (71 years old)

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• Buried: Corrigan Cemetery (Corrigan, TX)
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Compared to Contemporary Starting Pitchers (Top 100)

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Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
SP
12
1920-1937
46.8
15.3
1.1
31.1
-0.6
2
SP
19
1908-1925
45.1
-1.5
0.7
45.5
0.4
3
SP
24
1907-1932
42.7
1.2
0.3
41.4
-0.1
4
SP
19
1911-1931
37.3
-5.0
-0.5
42.8
-0.1
5
SP
19
1907-1926
32.7
8.8
-4.6
30.3
-1.7
6
SP
9
1921-1932
29.3
0.6
-0.2
28.9
-0.0
7
SP
11
1915-1925
28.9
-4.9
-0.2
34.0
-0.0
8
SP
10
1912-1928
20.9
-0.2
-0.4
21.6
0.0
9
SP
7
1919-1925
20.7
-3.5
-0.0
24.2
-0.0
10
SP
12
1923-1937
20.5
-3.3
-0.0
23.9
-0.0
11
SP
12
1919-1932
20.0
-3.4
0.2
23.2
-0.0
12
SP
21
1919-1941
18.9
-7.1
-0.1
26.1
-0.0
13
SP
13
1920-1939
15.2
-3.9
-0.0
19.1
-0.0
14
SP
5
1923-1928
14.8
-3.0
-0.1
17.8
-0.0
15
SP
8
1920-1930
13.8
-4.4
0.1
18.1
-0.1
16
SP
8
1914-1924
13.7
-1.7
-0.0
15.4
-0.0
17
SP
12
1923-1937
13.4
-3.1
0.2
16.3
-0.0
18
SP
11
1921-1932
13.3
-2.0
-0.4
15.7
-0.0
19
SP
16
1917-1934
12.4
-1.0
-0.3
13.9
-0.1
20
SP
10
1916-1924
11.9
3.7
0.5
8.4
-0.7
21
SP
9
1916-1925
11.6
-3.7
0.0
15.3
-0.0
22
SP
14
1913-1928
11.5
-2.9
0.9
14.0
-0.6
23
SP
5
1921-1925
11.4
2.1
0.1
9.3
-0.1
24
SP
12
1922-1937
11.1
0.0
-0.3
11.5
-0.1
25
SP
7
1921-1928
11.0
-2.4
-0.1
13.5
0.0
26
SP
9
1916-1924
10.6
-3.1
-0.1
13.8
-0.0
27
SP
10
1914-1924
10.5
-1.7
-0.1
12.3
-0.0
28
SP
16
1910-1925
10.2
-1.6
0.1
11.7
-0.1
29
SP
12
1919-1933
9.6
1.5
-0.0
8.5
-0.4
30
SP
12
1919-1932
8.6
-2.0
-0.1
10.7
-0.0
31
SP
11
1923-1940
8.5
-2.0
0.3
10.3
-0.1
32
SP
9
1920-1930
8.3
-3.2
0.0
11.5
0.0
33
SP
4
1923-1928
8.1
-1.5
-0.1
9.8
-0.0
34
SP
6
1921-1926
8.0
-1.1
0.1
9.0
-0.1
35
SP
9
1921-1935
7.7
-2.3
-0.2
10.1
-0.0
36
SP
14
1921-1936
7.6
-2.0
0.0
9.6
0.0
37
SP
17
1909-1932
6.9
-6.3
0.0
13.2
-0.0
38
SP
17
1918-1939
6.7
-2.0
0.6
8.5
-0.4
39
SP
8
1914-1928
6.4
-1.3
-0.2
7.9
-0.0
40
SP
20
1920-1944
6.3
-2.0
-0.1
8.4
-0.1
41
SP
6
1919-1924
6.1
-1.8
-1.0
9.0
-0.2
42
SP
8
1921-1930
6.0
-2.0
0.3
7.7
-0.1
43
SP
5
1923-1928
5.9
-1.2
-0.1
7.2
-0.0
44
SP
11
1913-1924
5.8
-1.5
0.2
7.2
-0.0
45
SP
16
1910-1928
5.5
-4.1
-0.4
10.1
-0.1
46
SP
12
1921-1937
5.4
-0.9
0.2
6.2
-0.1
47
SP
9
1920-1932
5.4
-2.9
-0.1
8.4
0.0
48
SP
7
1920-1932
5.3
-1.3
0.0
6.6
0.0
49
SP
4
1922-1925
5.2
-1.1
0.0
6.4
0.0
50
SP
10
1921-1934
5.2
-1.6
0.1
6.7
-0.1
51
SP
4
1920-1925
5.0
-2.0
0.0
7.0
0.0
52
SP
5
1922-1928
4.7
2.7
-0.0
2.0
-0.1
53
SP
4
1923-1928
4.6
-0.8
-0.0
5.4
-0.0
54
SP
6
1921-1928
4.4
-1.4
0.0
5.9
0.0
55
SP
13
1912-1930
4.4
-0.0
-3.5
8.4
-0.4
56
SP
11
1919-1934
4.3
2.0
-0.7
3.2
-0.3
57
SP
17
1906-1925
4.2
-0.1
-0.5
5.0
-0.2
58
SP
21
1917-1944
3.4
-0.1
-0.2
3.7
0.0
59
SP
9
1917-1928
3.4
2.6
-0.3
1.6
-0.4
60
SP
5
1921-1925
3.2
-1.5
-0.0
4.7
-0.0
61
SP
7
1917-1930
3.0
-0.7
-0.0
3.8
-0.0
62
SP
7
1922-1939
3.0
-0.7
0.0
3.7
0.0
63
SP
4
1916-1928
2.8
-0.4
-0.2
3.5
-0.0
64
SP
3
1917-1924
2.7
-0.8
-0.2
3.7
-0.0
65
SP
5
1923-1929
2.5
-0.8
-0.1
3.3
-0.0
66
SP
3
1923-1925
1.9
0.2
0.0
1.7
-0.0
67
SP
8
1919-1928
1.9
-1.0
0.2
2.8
-0.0
68
SP
14
1919-1935
1.9
1.7
-0.7
1.2
-0.3
69
SP
5
1923-1928
1.7
-0.4
0.0
2.0
0.0
70
SP
12
1916-1934
1.6
-2.3
-0.1
3.9
-0.0
71
SP
3
1923-1925
1.5
-1.5
0.0
3.1
0.0
72
SP
2
1923-1926
1.4
-0.2
0.0
1.6
0.0
73
SP
12
1917-1937
1.4
-1.6
-0.1
3.1
-0.0
74
SP
3
1923-1925
1.1
-0.3
0.0
1.4
0.0
75
SP
3
1921-1924
1.0
-0.5
0.0
1.5
0.0
76
SP
5
1917-1925
0.7
-0.4
-0.0
1.2
-0.0
77
SP
5
1911-1925
0.6
2.2
-0.3
-1.1
-0.2
78
SP
4
1922-1925
0.5
-1.0
0.0
1.5
0.0
79
SP
3
1923-1924
0.4
-0.5
0.0
0.9
0.0
80
SP
7
1919-1925
0.3
-1.7
-0.2
2.2
-0.0
81
SP
2
1923-1924
0.2
-0.3
-0.5
1.0
-0.0
82
SP
6
1922-1931
0.1
1.2
-0.8
-0.1
-0.1
83
SP
8
1920-1928
0.1
-2.9
-0.0
3.0
-0.0
84
SP
4
1922-1926
0.1
-1.2
0.0
1.3
0.0
85
SP
4
1919-1925
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
86
SP
4
1917-1924
0.1
-2.0
-0.2
2.4
-0.1
87
SP
3
1922-1929
0.0
0.2
-0.0
-0.1
-0.0
88
SP
2
1921-1926
-0.0
-0.9
0.0
0.9
0.0
89
SP
2
1923-1924
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
90
SP
8
1923-1934
-0.1
-0.4
-0.1
0.4
-0.0
91
SP
2
1921-1924
-0.1
0.1
-0.0
-0.1
-0.0
92
SP
2
1921-1924
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
SP
3
1922-1924
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
94
SP
2
1921-1925
-0.3
-0.8
-0.0
0.5
-0.0
95
SP
2
1916-1924
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
0.0
96
SP
2
1923-1928
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
-0.0
97
SP
8
1921-1937
-0.6
-0.4
-0.3
0.3
-0.2
98
SP
6
1920-1928
-0.8
-2.0
0.0
1.2
0.0
99
SP
8
1921-1932
-0.8
0.2
-0.4
-0.7
-0.0
100
SP
3
1923-1928
-0.9
0.0
0.0
-1.0
0.0

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