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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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Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
CF
2
1922
1930
HG/ABC
7.2
6.4
1.2
0.0
-0.3
2
SP
1
1922
1922
ABC
5.4
1.2
0.1
4.1
-0.1
3
1B
2
1922
1923
WP/ABC
5.3
4.9
0.4
0.3
-0.3
4
1B
3
1924
1928
SLS/CTG
4.9
5.5
-0.2
-0.3
-0.1
5
SP
1
1922
1922
ABC
4.7
-1.0
0.1
5.7
-0.0
6
CF
2
1924
1925
SLS
4.5
4.3
0.0
0.2
0.0
7
C
1
1922
1922
ABC
4.1
4.1
-0.2
0.0
0.2
8
RF
2
1924
1925
SLS
4.1
4.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
9
LF
2
1924
1925
SLS
3.7
3.7
0.0
0.0
0.0
10
SS
2
1924
1925
SLS
3.1
3.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
11
3B
2
1924
1925
SLS
2.9
2.9
0.0
0.0
0.0
12
C
2
1924
1925
SLS
2.4
2.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
13
SP
2
1924
1925
SLS
2.3
-0.1
0.0
2.3
0.0
14
3B
2
1917
1922
ABC/TAS
2.1
0.6
1.1
0.0
0.3
15
2B
1
1928
1928
CTG
1.9
2.4
-0.5
0.0
0.1
16
SP
2
1924
1925
SLS
1.9
-1.3
0.0
3.2
0.0
17
CF
1
1928
1928
CTG
1.7
1.0
0.8
0.0
-0.1
18
RF
1
1922
1922
ABC
1.4
1.2
0.6
0.0
-0.3
19
2B
1
1930
1930
HG
1.3
0.9
0.4
0.0
0.0
20
SS
1
1928
1928
CTG
1.3
0.4
0.6
0.0
0.2
21
SP
1
1928
1928
CTG
1.2
0.4
0.2
0.6
-0.1
22
3B
1
1928
1928
CTG
1.2
1.2
-0.1
0.0
0.1
23
SP
1
1925
1925
SLS
1.2
-0.4
0.0
1.5
0.0
24
SP
1
1928
1928
CTG
1.1
-0.8
0.0
1.9
-0.0
25
C
2
1922
1923
WP/ABC
1.0
0.3
0.5
0.0
0.1
26
C
1
1930
1930
HG
0.9
0.8
0.1
0.0
0.0
27
SP
1
1922
1922
ABC
0.9
-0.3
0.0
1.2
0.0
28
SP
1
1930
1930
HG
0.8
-0.1
0.0
0.9
0.0
29
SP
1
1930
1930
HG
0.7
-0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
30
3B
2
1924
1925
SLS
0.7
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
31
SS
1
1930
1930
HG
0.6
-0.3
0.8
0.0
0.1
32
C
2
1925
1928
SLS/CTG
0.6
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.0
33
RF
1
1930
1930
HG
0.6
-0.0
0.7
0.0
-0.0
34
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
0.6
0.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
35
C
1
1923
1923
WP
0.6
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
36
CF
1
1928
1928
CTG
0.6
1.1
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
37
SP
1
1930
1930
HG
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
38
2B
1
1922
1922
ABC
0.5
-0.5
0.8
0.0
0.3
39
RF
1
1928
1928
CTG
0.5
0.8
-0.4
0.2
-0.1
40
SP
1
1925
1925
SLS
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
41
RF
1
1925
1925
SLS
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
42
SP
1
1925
1925
SLS
0.4
-0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
43
2B
1
1925
1925
SLS
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
44
C
1
1928
1928
CTG
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
45
LF
1
1925
1925
SLS
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
46
LF
1
1923
1923
WP
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
47
SS
1
1928
1928
CTG
0.3
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.1
48
LF
1
1930
1930
HG
0.3
0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
49
CF
2
1922
1923
ABC/WP
0.3
0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
50
RF
1
1923
1923
WP
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
51
RP
1
1923
1923
WP
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
52
3B
1
1923
1923
WP
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
53
SP
1
1930
1930
HG
0.2
0.0
-0.1
0.3
-0.0
54
RP
1
1924
1924
SLS
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
55
SS
1
1928
1928
CTG
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
56
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
-0.0
57
C
1
1924
1924
SLS
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
58
RP
1
1923
1923
WP
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
59
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
60
2B
1
1924
1924
SLS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
61
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
62
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
63
1B
1
1928
1928
CTG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
64
CF
1
1930
1930
HG
0.1
-0.2
0.3
0.0
-0.0
65
SP
2
1924
1925
SLS
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
66
LF
1
1922
1922
ABC
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
67
3B
1
1930
1930
HG
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
68
LF
1
1924
1924
SLS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
69
SP
1
1930
1930
HG
0.1
-0.3
0.2
0.1
-0.0
70
CF
1
1923
1923
WP
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
2B
1
1928
1928
CTG
0.0
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
72
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
73
2B
2
1924
1925
SLS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
74
RF
1
1923
1923
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
75
3B
1
1928
1928
CTG
0.0
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
76
LF
2
1924
1925
SLS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
77
LF
1
1923
1923
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
-
1
1922
1922
ABC
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
-
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
80
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
81
1B
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
-
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
83
C
1
1925
1925
SLS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
84
C
1
1925
1925
SLS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
85
LF
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
86
-
1
1924
1924
SLS
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
87
RP
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
88
-
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
89
C
1
1930
1930
HG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
90
C
1
1924
1924
SLS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
91
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
92
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
93
RF
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
94
-
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
95
RP
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
96
SP
2
1922
1923
ABC/WP
-0.1
-0.9
0.0
0.8
0.0
97
-
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
98
3B
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
99
SP
1
1924
1924
SLS
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
100
C
1
1922
1922
ABC
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
101
SS
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
102
C
2
1924
1928
SLS/CTG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
103
-
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
104
RP
1
1922
1922
ABC
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
105
RP
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.2
0.5
0.1
-0.8
-0.0
106
C
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
107
RP
1
1925
1925
SLS
-0.2
-0.6
0.0
0.3
0.0
108
-
1
1924
1924
SLS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
109
SP
1
1922
1922
ABC
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
110
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
-0.3
0.1
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
111
-
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
112
-
1
1924
1924
SLS
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
113
1B
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
114
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
115
-
1
1924
1924
SLS
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
116
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
117
1B
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
118
RF
2
1924
1925
SLS
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
-
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
120
1B
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.4
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
121
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
-0.4
0.1
-0.6
0.0
0.1
122
RP
2
1924
1925
SLS
-0.5
-0.6
0.0
0.1
0.0
123
-
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
124
LF
1
1922
1922
ABC
-0.5
0.2
-0.5
0.0
-0.3
125
C
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.6
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
126
-
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
127
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
-0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.7
0.0
128
LF
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.8
0.0
129
SS
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.8
-0.0
-0.9
0.0
0.1
130
SS
2
1922
1923
WP/ABC
-0.8
-0.3
-1.0
0.0
0.4
131
2B
1
1928
1928
CTG
-0.9
-0.1
-0.9
0.0
0.0
132
1B
1
1928
1928
CTG
-1.1
-0.3
-0.2
-0.5
-0.1
133
RF
1
1928
1928
CTG
-1.2
-0.2
-0.0
-1.0
-0.0
134
SP
2
1924
1928
SLS/CTG
-1.4
-0.3
-0.4
-0.7
-0.0
135
-
1
1928
1928
CTG
-2.3
-0.1
0.0
-2.2
0.0

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