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Big Bill Smith



William T. Smith


Born: 1869 in TN


Bats:
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Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 240
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Notes:


• College: Fisk University (Nashville, TN)
• Buried: Hurricane Hill (Dyer County, TN)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CBG
IND
29
C
1
5
5
2
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.400
.400
.400
.800
139
CXG
IND
31
1B
1
4
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.000
.333
.000
.333
7
CXG
NvM
32
CF
1
5
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.200
.000
.200
-44
CXG
EAS
34
RF
5
18
17
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.176
.176
.176
.353
29
IND
35
RF
3
12
11
1
4
1
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
.364
.417
.455
.871
188
BRG
EAS
36
2B
6
27
25
3
5
1
0
0
1
0
0
2
0
.200
.259
.240
.499
78
MULT
EAS
37
RF
18
72
68
9
25
3
3
1
12
1
4
0
0
0
.368
.403
.544
.947
187
CBG
NAC
38
C
11
46
43
6
14
4
0
1
5
2
2
0
1
.326
.356
.488
.844
194
CBG
NAC
39
C
22
89
82
4
14
3
2
0
6
1
5
1
1
.171
.227
.256
.483
56
40
1B
8
34
30
3
7
3
1
0
3
0
4
0
0
.233
.324
.400
.724
130
NBS
EAS
41
1B
4
18
15
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
1
.067
.176
.067
.243
-33
BRG
EAS
42
C
9
36
29
4
9
1
0
0
2
0
3
2
2
.310
.412
.345
.757
103
EAS
43
1B
6
22
20
3
8
1
0
1
3
0
2
0
0
.400
.455
.600
1.055
199
MOH
EAS
44
1B
5
17
17
0
3
0
0
0
2
2
0
0
0
.176
.176
.176
.353
6
BAS
WES
45
1B
10
41
36
3
11
1
0
2
3
0
4
1
0
.306
.390
.500
.890
154
15
10
C
110
446
404
41
106
18
6
5
39
7
28
0
7
7
.262
.321
.374
.695
115
162 Game Average
657
595
60
156
27
9
7
57
16
41
0
10
10
.262
.321
.374
.695
115
 
Team Lg Pos
14
Negro Leagues
109
441
400
40
106
18
6
5
39
7
27
0
7
7
.265
.323
.378
.700
117
1
vs Major Leagues
1
5
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.200
.000
.200
-44
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Cuban Giants I
C
35
144
134
12
32
8
2
1
12
4
7
1
2
.239
.282
.351
.632
108
5
Cuban X Giants
RF
13
52
47
5
11
2
0
0
4
0
3
0
2
.234
.280
.277
.557
76
4
Brooklyn Royal Giants
RF
21
85
73
10
22
3
0
1
5
0
5
5
2
.301
.386
.384
.769
131
1
New York Colored Giants I
-
1
4
4
1
2
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
1.250
1.750
431
1
Philadelphia Quaker Giants
1B
13
51
48
7
17
1
3
0
7
1
3
0
0
.354
.392
.500
.892
169
1
Philadelphia Giants I
1B
7
31
27
3
7
3
1
0
3
0
4
0
0
.259
.355
.444
.799
154
1
Illinois Giants
-
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
New York Black Sox
-
4
18
15
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
1
.067
.176
.067
.243
-33
1
Schenectady Mohawk Giants
C
5
17
17
0
3
0
0
0
2
2
0
0
0
.176
.176
.176
.353
6
1
Brooklyn All Stars
1B
10
41
36
3
11
1
0
2
3
0
4
1
0
.306
.390
.500
.890
154



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CBG
IND
5
.376
.303
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.089
CXG
IND
4
.177
.303
25.0%
6.4%
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.096
CXG
NvM
5
.140
.355
20.0%
6.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.143
CXG
EAS
18
.165
.271
0.0%
5.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.036
IND
12
.414
.287
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.091
.087
BRG
EAS
27
.247
.263
0.0%
3.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.040
.064
MULT
EAS
72
.451
.318
5.6%
0.1%
0.0%
7.6%
60.70
1.4%
0.4%
.176
.071
CBG
NAC
46
.401
.279
4.3%
6.0%
2.2%
0.4%
.163
.054
CBG
NAC
89
.237
.299
5.6%
6.6%
0.0%
0.3%
.085
.060
34
.341
.291
11.8%
6.6%
0.0%
0.5%
.167
.079
NBS
EAS
18
.136
.339
11.1%
7.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.103
BRG
EAS
36
.361
.351
8.3%
8.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.034
.096
EAS
22
.477
.320
9.1%
5.1%
4.5%
1.1%
.200
.090
MOH
EAS
17
.173
.325
0.0%
7.4%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
BAS
WES
41
.412
.323
9.8%
8.0%
4.9%
0.9%
.194
.100
15
10
446
.330
.307
6.3%
6.7%
0.0%
0.1%
60.70
1.1%
0.5%
.111
.073
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
14
Negro Leagues
441
.332
.306
6.1%
6.7%
0.0%
0.1%
60.70
1.1%
0.5%
.113
.073
1
vs Major Leagues
5
.140
.355
20.0%
6.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.143
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
Cuban Giants I
144
.303
.294
4.9%
6.3%
0.7%
0.4%
.112
.060
5
Cuban X Giants
52
.264
.298
5.8%
6.6%
0.0%
0.5%
.043
.068
4
Brooklyn Royal Giants
85
.365
.313
5.9%
6.1%
1.2%
0.6%
.082
.083
1
Philadelphia Quaker Giants
51
.426
.320
5.9%
7.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.146
.071
1
New York Colored Giants I
4
.818
.317
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.1%
60.50
25.0%
0.4%
.750
.070
1
Illinois Giants
3
.000
.303
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.081
1
Philadelphia Giants I
31
.374
.290
12.9%
6.7%
0.0%
0.5%
.185
.079
1
New York Black Sox
18
.136
.339
11.1%
7.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.103
1
Schenectady Mohawk Giants
17
.173
.325
0.0%
7.4%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
1
Brooklyn All Stars
41
.412
.323
9.8%
8.0%
4.9%
0.9%
.194
.100

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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