Willie Spearman - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Willie Spearman



William Spearman


Born: December 31, 1899 in Arkadelphia, AR
Died: December 29, 1937 in St. Louis, MO
          (37 years old)

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Notes:


• Buried: Washington Park Cemetery (Berkeley, MO)
• Relatives: Charlie Spearman (Brother) , Clyde Spearman (Brother) , Henry Spearman (Brother) , Codie Spearman (Brother)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
MRS
IND
23
SP
2
1
.667
5
4
2
1
0
23.1
8
6
14
0
6
12
2
0
0
92
2.31
131
MRS
NNL
24
SP
6
11
.353
21
17
13
0
1
130.2
82
51
136
2
41
72
2
0
5
577
3.51
125
MRS
NNL
25
SP
7
11
.389
28
18
10
2
1
180.0
121
112
191
70
67
6
3
795
5.60
100
CEL
NNL
26
RP
2
1
.667
9
2
0
0
0
16.1
23
18
30
4
17
7
1
0
2
98
9.92
54
NNL
27
SP
2
3
.400
9
6
1
0
0
31.1
29
22
42
15
16
0
1
6.32
64
NEG
IND
29
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
0.2
5
5
5
2
0
0
0
67.50
8
6
5
SP
19
28
.404
73
48
26
3
2
382.1
268
214
418
6
151
174
11
0
11
1562
5.04
98
162 Game Average
11
16
.404
41
27
15
2
1
215.0
151
120
235
7
85
98
6
0
6
1021
5.04
98
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Memphis Red Sox
SP
15
23
.395
54
39
25
3
2
334.0
211
169
341
2
117
151
10
0
8
1464
4.55
111
1
Cleveland Elites
-
2
1
.667
9
2
0
0
0
16.1
23
18
30
4
17
7
1
0
2
98
9.92
54
1
Cleveland Hornets
-
1
3
.250
8
5
0
0
0
22.1
25
18
34
13
14
0
1
7.25
57
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
4
4
8
2
2
0
0
4.00
98
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
0.2
5
5
5
2
0
0
0
67.50
8



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
MRS
IND
23
SP
23.1
0.86
1.15
13.0%
9.9%
6.5%
6.5%
2.00
1.51
0.0%
0.5%
MRS
NNL
24
SP
130.2
1.35
1.42
12.5%
10.9%
7.1%
8.2%
1.76
1.33
0.3%
0.8%
MRS
NNL
25
SP
180.0
1.45
1.45
8.4%
9.6%
8.8%
8.2%
0.96
1.17
CEL
NNL
26
RP
16.1
2.88
1.60
7.1%
9.9%
17.3%
8.6%
0.41
1.15
4.1%
1.4%
NNL
27
SP
31.1
1.82
1.44
10.7%
9.9%
10.1%
7.3%
1.07
1.35
NEG
IND
29
SP
0.2
10.50
1.57
0.0%
33.1%
22.2%
26.7%
0.00
1.24
1.3%
6
5
SP
382.1
1.49
1.43
10.1%
10.2%
8.8%
8.2%
1.15
1.26
0.8%
0.9%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
3
Memphis Red Sox
SP
334.0
1.37
1.42
10.3%
10.1%
8.0%
8.1%
1.29
1.26
0.3%
0.8%
1
Cleveland Elites
-
16.1
2.88
1.60
7.1%
9.9%
17.3%
8.6%
0.41
1.15
4.1%
1.4%
1
Cleveland Hornets
-
22.1
2.10
1.45
12.4%
9.9%
11.5%
7.4%
1.08
1.34
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
9.0
1.11
1.41
5.6%
9.9%
5.6%
7.2%
1.00
1.38
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
0.2
10.50
1.57
0.0%
33.1%
22.2%
26.7%
0.00
1.24



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
MRS
IND
23
SP
5
92
82
8
14
0
6
12
0
.171
.227
MRS
NNL
24
SP
21
577
523
82
136
19
3
2
22
41
72
5
8
8
.260
.320
.319
.639
MRS
NNL
25
SP
28
795
121
191
70
67
3
CEL
NNL
26
RP
9
98
77
23
30
2
0
4
6
17
7
2
2
0
.390
.510
.571
1.082
NNL
27
SP
9
29
42
15
16
1
NEG
IND
29
SP
1
5
5
2
0
0
6
5
SP
73
1562
682
268
418
21
3
6
28
151
174
11
10
8
.264
.333
.352
.685
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Memphis Red Sox
SP
54
1464
605
211
341
19
3
2
22
117
151
8
8
8
.248
.307
.319
.627
1
Cleveland Elites
-
9
98
77
23
30
2
0
4
6
17
7
2
2
0
.390
.510
.571
1.082
1
Cleveland Hornets
-
8
25
34
13
14
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
1
4
8
2
2
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
1
5
5
2
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000

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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