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Willie Wells



Willie James Wells
(Devil; El Diablo; Bubbles; Chico)

Born: August 10, 1905 in Shawnee, OK
Died: January 22, 1989 in Austin, TX
          (83 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'7"
Wt: 162
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1997
• High School: L. C. Anderson HS (Austin, TX)
• College: Paul Quinn College (Dallas, TX) , Samuel Huston College (Austin, TX)
• Buried: Texas State Cemetery (Austin, TX)
• Relatives: Willie Wells Jr. (Son)
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Glossary
# Players Pos HoF
Willie Wells
SS
1000
162
620
129
187
38
12
14
109
66
19
.302
.373
.468
 
1
SS
993
162
578
94
174
39
9
13
109
81
53
7
.302
.390
.468
2
C
972
162
661
139
200
31
22
9
109
48
36
44
.303
.351
.456
3
SS
969
162
590
105
187
32
11
9
83
84
25
11
.318
.406
.454
4
SS
969
162
641
97
188
37
4
23
85
56
97
18
.293
.349
.474
5
SS
967
162
612
94
175
29
4
23
111
65
65
2
.286
.355
.460
6
SS
966
162
601
85
176
29
11
14
105
30
59
6
.294
.328
.447
7
SS
964
162
660
113
204
32
4
15
77
64
109
21
.310
.377
.440
8
SS
964
162
629
92
180
35
2
23
97
41
81
6
.285
.336
.456
9
SS
962
162
675
120
204
27
15
6
110
62
15
32
.302
.364
.416
10
SS
962
162
590
99
174
33
6
15
71
70
61
28
.295
.371
.444
11
SS
961
162
595
81
173
28
8
13
91
40
55
7
.291
.337
.433
12
SS
961
162
622
102
190
40
3
26
82
66
139
4
.305
.374
.502
13
2B
958
162
562
90
171
40
12
10
83
38
44
35
.304
.360
.473
14
2B
958
162
586
92
171
31
11
17
111
81
80
14
.292
.380
.467
15
2B
956
162
618
103
185
34
5
14
77
70
78
32
.300
.371
.443
16
C
955
162
529
86
155
27
12
6
79
55
7
20
.294
.374
.424
17
SS
955
162
621
109
188
31
11
20
70
39
124
66
.303
.347
.489
18
SS
955
162
588
87
165
38
3
20
72
46
87
7
.281
.336
.459
19
2B
954
162
616
95
177
33
8
19
108
70
53
5
.288
.362
.461
20
2B
954
162
647
99
194
42
2
15
78
67
70
15
.300
.366
.441
21
SS
953
162
671
105
192
34
12
13
64
52
80
47
.286
.337
.430
22
C
952
162
603
89
186
38
3
13
82
83
89
5
.308
.391
.443
23
2B
951
162
618
124
198
40
10
13
100
83
26
13
.320
.404
.481
24
SS
951
162
604
96
175
33
3
28
98
64
113
7
.290
.361
.495
25
C
950
162
588
79
181
35
1
20
93
63
80
3
.308
.376
.474
26
SS
949
162
593
85
175
38
6
7
78
78
30
5
.295
.380
.415
27
2B
948
162
633
93
193
42
3
24
96
45
85
4
.305
.354
.494
28
SS
948
162
622
94
180
37
2
30
112
75
138
13
.289
.366
.499
29
2B
948
162
618
86
180
49
1
18
83
34
128
8
.292
.331
.462
30
RF
947
162
656
151
202
40
11
8
106
61
47
41
.308
.368
.438
31
SS
943
162
586
87
167
29
4
13
71
60
62
17
.285
.352
.415
32
SS
943
162
624
89
172
33
2
23
91
61
70
2
.276
.340
.447
33
C
943
162
601
78
179
35
0
21
99
61
74
1
.298
.364
.462
34
2B
943
162
652
93
206
40
4
14
66
44
76
38
.316
.362
.453
35
SS
942
162
605
101
198
37
15
6
100
56
19
42
.327
.391
.466
36
SS
941
162
640
94
185
32
6
11
67
38
47
5
.289
.333
.411
37
SS
941
162
651
93
195
36
5
15
85
47
102
7
.300
.346
.441
38
SS
941
162
638
73
180
33
5
14
70
33
112
11
.282
.320
.413
39
SS
940
162
788
182
238
35
17
3
90
18
33
11
.302
.317
.399
40
C
940
162
577
73
172
25
4
18
87
57
80
2
.297
.365
.452
41
SS
939
162
580
91
165
33
6
15
82
63
100
9
.285
.355
.443
42
SS
939
162
629
94
178
34
3
13
74
49
128
11
.283
.339
.409
43
2B
938
162
628
99
179
30
6
21
79
57
94
26
.285
.344
.452
44
SS
937
162
607
97
189
37
6
4
90
72
10
6
.312
.391
.413
45
SS
937
162
574
90
160
41
2
18
82
68
77
7
.279
.360
.454
46
C
936
162
622
92
178
40
10
10
104
44
28
9
.286
.341
.433
47
SS
936
162
592
88
184
29
7
3
75
87
35
12
.310
.399
.398
48
SS
936
162
631
105
197
42
6
26
106
46
63
11
.313
.361
.521
49
2B
936
162
586
95
162
35
5
23
89
62
101
13
.276
.359
.469
50
2B
935
162
618
105
174
38
3
17
67
66
100
24
.281
.363
.433
51
SS
935
162
617
103
179
37
3
26
89
64
119
28
.291
.362
.490
52
SS
933
162
635
104
198
35
16
5
104
23
1
34
.312
.349
.440
53
SS
933
162
603
81
163
36
3
16
74
51
116
10
.270
.331
.420
54
SS
932
162
626
88
191
31
7
3
51
59
20
21
.305
.370
.392
55
SS
932
162
594
79
171
31
7
7
63
52
59
18
.288
.347
.399
56
3B
932
162
574
91
166
42
5
16
68
48
69
20
.290
.345
.465
57
2B
931
162
593
99
180
30
11
3
72
81
36
13
.303
.389
.406
58
SS
930
162
613
91
174
36
6
6
57
60
50
9
.284
.355
.391
59
2B
930
162
602
82
180
43
4
15
82
42
78
9
.299
.345
.459
60
SS
930
162
636
84
180
27
7
12
54
33
97
32
.283
.324
.402
61
2B
929
162
639
107
202
33
10
7
87
51
19
29
.316
.369
.432
62
2B
928
162
749
158
217
30
15
1
109
13
16
17
.290
.302
.374
63
2B
928
162
667
127
195
38
9
7
61
48
44
14
.292
.340
.406
64
SS
928
162
618
105
182
31
11
5
98
60
12
42
.295
.361
.405
65
2B
928
162
650
98
198
41
7
4
71
62
36
6
.304
.367
.407
66
2B
928
162
599
93
173
39
3
27
107
56
107
7
.290
.356
.500
67
SS
928
162
613
90
175
33
2
11
69
54
89
22
.286
.343
.398
68
SS
927
162
646
113
193
18
11
4
89
46
31
19
.299
.362
.381
69
C
927
162
478
58
138
26
5
5
65
40
20
5
.289
.346
.395
70
2B
927
162
590
95
158
27
5
26
101
79
73
9
.268
.357
.466
71
C
927
162
573
71
163
32
3
16
92
56
46
1
.285
.348
.437
72
2B
927
162
584
82
174
39
1
15
75
55
64
3
.298
.359
.445
73
2B
927
162
647
111
177
37
4
23
81
61
90
22
.273
.342
.447
74
C
926
162
621
117
176
31
14
6
79
75
29
29
.284
.370
.408
75
2B
926
162
635
94
193
23
6
3
87
31
6
40
.303
.340
.373
76
SS
926
162
581
88
154
31
5
15
68
67
113
7
.265
.343
.416
77
2B
925
162
620
97
185
36
8
3
60
52
35
17
.298
.353
.398
78
2B
925
162
608
102
168
36
6
16
72
67
99
22
.277
.352
.436
79
SS
925
162
650
107
182
31
7
11
59
65
91
32
.281
.346
.402
80
SS
925
162
595
76
159
34
2
18
79
55
131
2
.267
.329
.423
81
2B
925
162
571
81
172
26
6
7
56
47
97
14
.302
.356
.402
82
2B
925
162
541
72
153
30
4
17
70
30
110
5
.283
.323
.446
83
SS
924
162
599
81
188
32
10
3
80
49
35
3
.314
.370
.416
84
2B
924
162
634
85
183
35
3
8
58
33
86
12
.289
.332
.393
85
2B
923
162
625
135
191
23
11
2
83
110
13
30
.306
.416
.389
86
SS
923
162
618
125
193
29
11
2
106
44
15
45
.311
.390
.406
87
2B
923
162
572
111
178
32
6
16
86
87
34
23
.311
.409
.474
88
C
923
162
510
55
151
30
1
10
69
22
30
1
.296
.329
.419
89
2B
923
162
573
81
166
36
4
13
69
53
72
8
.289
.348
.435
90
2B
923
162
610
78
181
39
3
9
66
32
75
2
.298
.335
.413
91
SS
923
162
575
67
153
35
6
13
81
48
98
14
.266
.322
.417
92
SS
922
162
681
119
195
31
14
4
100
35
27
9
.286
.323
.392
93
2B
922
162
597
88
173
27
11
7
73
57
25
27
.290
.357
.408
94
2B
922
162
560
102
169
33
10
12
80
80
59
15
.302
.392
.461
95
SS
922
162
592
80
169
35
7
10
93
55
53
5
.286
.347
.420
96
2B
922
162
600
96
166
38
3
16
68
65
107
14
.277
.353
.429
97
SS
921
162
656
109
190
29
9
3
77
41
20
35
.290
.337
.374
98
SS
921
162
660
119
194
29
12
1
91
45
34
0
.294
.339
.379
99
2B
921
162
565
84
163
37
8
11
87
54
48
9
.289
.352
.441
100
RF
921
162
461
57
133
26
4
9
78
33
30
1
.288
.336
.415

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