William Ross - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

William Ross



William West Ross
(Nacogdoches)

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

Bats:
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 170
Biographical
Wikipedia BR Bullpen SABR Bio Project SABR Index
Photos & Videos
Google Photos / + Baseball Yahoo Photos / + Baseball MLB.com YouTube

Notes:


• Buried: Corrigan Cemetery (Corrigan, TX)
• Visit Manager Page


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
SLS
NNL
32
SP
9
7
.563
29
15
7
0
3
127.0
108
89
178
45
25
2
5
6.31
73
ABC
NNL
28
SP
8
7
.533
25
21
13
1
1
168.1
102
87
173
7
51
66
0
6
725
4.65
97
SLS
NNL
30
SP
8
10
.444
25
17
10
0
0
149.0
88
63
172
41
48
0
1
3.81
126
SLS
31
SP
8
8
.500
26
19
7
1
0
156.1
97
87
169
0
44
58
1
6
681
5.01
111
HG
EAS
36
SP
5
2
.714
12
8
5
0
0
71.2
36
31
72
2
14
35
3
2
294
3.89
125
DS
NNL
33
SP
3
5
.375
11
8
5
1
0
60.2
44
39
71
18
24
1
1
5.79
64
CTG
NNL
34
SP
2
5
.286
10
8
5
0
2
57.1
33
22
60
1
23
14
0
2
260
3.45
128
WP
IND
29
SP
3
0
1.000
6
3
3
0
0
38.2
24
14
45
2
9
6
0
0
1
171
3.26
112
HG
ANL
35
SP
1
2
.333
4
3
2
0
0
29.0
21
14
32
0
9
13
0
0
131
4.34
119
TAS
WES
23
SP
0
2
.000
3
2
1
0
0
19.2
15
10
20
0
9
11
2
2
90
4.58
59
10
7
SP
47
48
.495
151
104
58
3
6
877.2
568
456
992
12
263
300
9
0
26
2352
4.68
98
162 Game Average
13
13
.495
40
28
15
1
2
234.0
151
122
265
8
70
80
2
0
7
1066
4.68
98
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Texas All Stars
-
0
2
.000
3
2
1
0
0
19.2
15
10
20
0
9
11
2
2
90
4.58
59
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
8
7
.533
25
21
13
1
1
168.1
102
87
173
7
51
66
0
6
725
4.65
97
1
Washington Potomacs
SP
3
0
1.000
6
3
3
0
0
38.2
24
14
45
2
9
6
0
0
1
171
3.26
112
3
St. Louis Stars I
SP
25
25
.500
80
51
24
1
3
432.1
293
239
519
0
130
131
3
12
681
4.98
100
1
Detroit Stars I
SP
3
5
.375
11
8
5
1
0
60.2
44
39
71
18
24
1
1
5.79
64
1
Cleveland Tigers
SP
2
5
.286
10
8
5
0
2
57.1
33
22
60
1
23
14
0
2
260
3.45
128
2
Homestead Grays
SP
6
4
.600
16
11
7
0
0
100.2
57
45
104
2
23
48
3
2
425
4.02
123



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
TAS
WES
23
SP
19.2
1.47
1.21
12.2%
11.1%
10.0%
8.3%
1.22
1.33
0.0%
0.2%
ABC
NNL
28
SP
168.1
1.33
1.41
9.1%
11.5%
7.0%
7.7%
1.29
1.50
1.0%
1.1%
WP
IND
29
SP
38.2
1.40
1.28
3.5%
9.7%
5.3%
7.2%
0.67
1.36
1.2%
0.5%
SLS
NNL
30
SP
149.0
1.43
1.48
7.4%
10.9%
6.3%
8.4%
1.17
1.29
SLS
31
SP
156.1
1.36
1.44
8.5%
11.0%
6.5%
8.4%
1.32
1.18
0.0%
SLS
NNL
32
SP
127.0
1.76
1.44
4.2%
9.5%
7.5%
8.0%
0.56
1.19
DS
NNL
33
SP
60.2
1.47
1.37
9.0%
10.1%
6.7%
7.2%
1.33
1.42
CTG
NNL
34
SP
57.1
1.45
1.43
5.4%
9.9%
8.8%
6.6%
0.61
1.51
0.4%
1.0%
HG
ANL
35
SP
29.0
1.41
1.59
9.9%
9.1%
6.9%
9.1%
1.44
1.00
0.0%
1.3%
HG
EAS
36
SP
71.2
1.20
1.45
11.9%
10.9%
4.8%
7.9%
2.50
1.38
0.7%
1.6%
10
7
SP
877.2
1.43
1.43
7.8%
10.3%
6.8%
7.9%
1.14
1.32
0.7%
1.1%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Texas All Stars
-
19.2
1.47
1.21
12.2%
11.1%
10.0%
8.3%
1.22
1.33
0.0%
0.2%
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
168.1
1.33
1.41
9.1%
11.5%
7.0%
7.7%
1.29
1.50
1.0%
1.1%
1
Washington Potomacs
SP
38.2
1.40
1.28
3.5%
9.7%
5.3%
7.2%
0.67
1.36
1.2%
0.5%
3
St. Louis Stars I
SP
432.1
1.50
1.46
6.8%
10.0%
6.8%
8.2%
1.01
1.22
0.0%
1.5%
1
Detroit Stars I
SP
60.2
1.47
1.37
9.0%
10.1%
6.7%
7.2%
1.33
1.42
1
Cleveland Tigers
SP
57.1
1.45
1.43
5.4%
9.9%
8.8%
6.6%
0.61
1.51
0.4%
1.0%
2
Homestead Grays
SP
100.2
1.26
1.49
11.3%
10.3%
5.4%
8.2%
2.09
1.27
0.5%
1.5%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
TAS
WES
23
SP
3
90
77
15
20
6
1
0
6
9
11
2
2
2
.260
.352
.364
.716
ABC
NNL
28
SP
25
725
644
102
173
27
13
7
19
51
66
6
24
17
.269
.328
.384
.712
WP
IND
29
SP
6
171
160
24
45
2
9
6
1
.281
.324
SLS
NNL
30
SP
25
88
172
41
48
1
SLS
31
SP
26
681
26
97
169
0
1
0
1
0
44
58
6
2
1
0
6.500
2.844
6.577
9.421
SLS
NNL
32
SP
29
108
178
45
25
5
DS
NNL
33
SP
11
44
71
18
24
1
CTG
NNL
34
SP
10
260
227
33
60
11
4
1
2
23
14
2
8
2
.264
.337
.361
.699
HG
ANL
35
SP
4
131
116
21
32
8
1
0
2
9
13
0
6
1
.276
.328
.362
.690
HG
EAS
36
SP
12
294
271
36
72
12
5
2
7
14
35
2
7
6
.266
.307
.369
.676
10
7
SP
151
2352
1521
568
992
64
25
12
37
0
263
300
26
49
1
28
.267
.325
.371
.696
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Texas All Stars
-
3
90
77
15
20
6
1
0
6
9
11
2
2
2
.260
.352
.364
.716
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
25
725
644
102
173
27
13
7
19
51
66
6
24
17
.269
.328
.384
.712
1
Washington Potomacs
SP
6
171
160
24
45
2
9
6
1
.281
.324
.000
.000
3
St. Louis Stars I
SP
80
681
26
293
519
0
1
0
1
0
130
131
12
2
1
0
.154
.233
.231
.464
1
Detroit Stars I
SP
11
44
71
18
24
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Cleveland Tigers
SP
10
260
227
33
60
11
4
1
2
23
14
2
8
2
.264
.337
.361
.699
2
Homestead Grays
SP
16
425
387
57
104
20
6
2
9
23
48
2
13
7
.269
.313
.367
.680

If you have any questions regarding Negro Leagues statistical or biographical data, please contact gary@seamheads.com. For any other questions/comments/suggestions, please contact the web developer at BaseballGauge@gmail.com.

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