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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
188
39
12
14
108
66
81
21
.303
.375
.471
 
1
SS
991
162
578
94
174
39
9
13
109
81
53
7
.302
.390
.468
2
C
973
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
968
162
641
97
188
37
4
23
85
56
97
18
.293
.349
.474
5
SS
964
162
601
85
176
29
11
14
105
30
59
6
.294
.328
.447
6
SS
964
162
612
94
175
29
4
23
111
65
65
2
.286
.355
.460
7
SS
964
162
660
113
204
32
4
15
77
64
109
21
.310
.377
.440
8
SS
963
162
629
92
180
35
2
23
97
41
81
6
.285
.336
.456
9
SS
963
162
622
102
190
40
3
26
82
66
139
4
.305
.374
.502
10
SS
961
162
675
120
204
27
15
6
110
62
15
32
.302
.364
.416
11
2B
960
162
562
90
171
40
12
10
83
38
44
35
.304
.360
.473
12
SS
959
162
590
99
174
33
6
15
71
70
61
28
.295
.371
.444
13
SS
958
162
595
81
173
28
8
13
91
40
55
7
.291
.337
.433
14
SS
957
162
621
109
188
31
11
20
70
39
124
66
.303
.347
.489
15
2B
955
162
586
92
171
31
11
17
111
81
80
14
.292
.380
.467
16
C
954
162
529
86
155
27
12
6
79
55
7
20
.294
.374
.424
17
2B
954
162
618
124
198
40
10
13
100
83
26
13
.320
.404
.481
18
2B
954
162
618
103
185
34
5
14
77
70
78
32
.300
.371
.443
19
C
952
162
603
89
186
38
3
13
82
83
89
5
.308
.391
.443
20
SS
952
162
588
87
165
38
3
20
72
46
87
7
.281
.336
.459
21
C
951
162
588
79
181
35
1
20
93
63
80
3
.308
.376
.474
22
2B
950
162
616
95
177
33
8
19
108
70
53
5
.288
.362
.461
23
SS
950
162
671
105
192
34
12
13
64
52
80
47
.286
.337
.430
24
2B
950
162
633
93
193
42
3
24
96
45
85
4
.305
.354
.494
25
2B
950
162
647
99
194
42
2
15
78
67
70
15
.300
.366
.441
26
SS
950
162
604
96
175
33
3
28
98
64
113
7
.290
.361
.495
27
SS
948
162
622
94
180
37
2
30
112
75
138
13
.289
.366
.499
28
RF
947
162
656
151
202
40
11
8
106
61
47
41
.308
.368
.438
29
2B
947
162
618
86
180
49
1
18
83
34
128
8
.292
.331
.462
30
SS
946
162
593
85
175
38
6
7
78
78
30
5
.295
.380
.415
31
SS
943
162
605
101
198
37
15
6
100
56
19
42
.327
.391
.466
32
2B
942
162
652
93
206
40
4
14
66
44
76
38
.316
.362
.453
33
SS
941
162
586
87
167
29
4
13
71
60
62
17
.285
.352
.415
34
SS
941
162
624
89
172
33
2
23
91
61
70
2
.276
.340
.447
35
SS
939
162
640
94
185
32
6
11
67
38
47
5
.289
.333
.411
36
C
939
162
601
78
179
35
0
21
99
61
74
1
.298
.364
.462
37
SS
938
162
788
182
238
35
17
3
90
18
33
11
.302
.317
.399
38
SS
938
162
607
97
189
37
6
4
90
72
10
6
.312
.391
.413
39
C
938
162
577
73
172
25
4
18
87
57
80
2
.297
.365
.452
40
SS
938
162
631
105
197
42
6
26
106
46
63
11
.313
.361
.521
41
SS
938
162
651
93
195
36
5
15
85
47
102
7
.300
.346
.441
42
SS
938
162
638
73
180
33
5
14
70
33
112
11
.282
.320
.413
43
SS
937
162
629
94
178
34
3
13
74
49
128
11
.283
.339
.409
44
SS
936
162
592
88
184
29
7
3
75
87
35
12
.310
.399
.398
45
2B
936
162
628
99
179
30
6
21
79
57
94
26
.285
.344
.452
46
SS
936
162
580
91
165
33
6
15
82
63
100
9
.285
.355
.443
47
2B
936
162
586
95
162
35
5
23
89
62
101
13
.276
.359
.469
48
SS
936
162
617
103
179
37
3
26
89
64
119
28
.291
.362
.490
49
SS
934
162
574
90
160
41
2
18
82
68
77
7
.279
.360
.454
50
C
933
162
622
92
178
40
10
10
104
44
28
9
.286
.341
.433
51
SS
933
162
635
104
198
35
16
5
104
23
1
34
.312
.349
.440
52
2B
933
162
618
105
174
38
3
17
67
66
100
24
.281
.363
.433
53
SS
932
162
626
88
191
31
7
3
51
59
20
21
.305
.370
.392
54
SS
931
162
603
81
163
36
3
16
74
51
116
10
.270
.331
.420
55
2B
930
162
593
99
180
30
11
3
72
81
36
13
.303
.389
.406
56
2B
929
162
639
107
202
33
10
7
87
51
19
29
.316
.369
.432
57
2B
929
162
650
98
198
41
7
4
71
62
36
6
.304
.367
.407
58
SS
929
162
594
79
171
31
7
7
63
52
59
18
.288
.347
.399
59
2B
929
162
602
82
180
43
4
15
82
42
78
9
.299
.345
.459
60
SS
928
162
613
91
174
36
6
6
57
60
50
9
.284
.355
.391
61
2B
928
162
599
93
173
39
3
27
107
56
107
7
.290
.356
.500
62
SS
928
162
636
84
180
27
7
12
54
33
97
32
.283
.324
.402
63
3B
928
162
574
91
166
42
5
16
68
48
69
20
.290
.345
.465
64
2B
927
162
749
158
217
30
15
1
109
13
16
17
.290
.302
.374
65
SS
927
162
618
105
182
31
11
5
98
60
12
42
.295
.361
.405
66
2B
926
162
667
127
195
38
9
7
61
48
44
14
.292
.340
.406
67
2B
926
162
635
94
193
23
6
3
87
31
6
40
.303
.340
.373
68
C
925
162
621
117
176
31
14
6
79
75
29
29
.284
.370
.408
69
C
925
162
478
58
138
26
5
5
65
40
20
5
.289
.346
.395
70
C
925
162
573
71
163
32
3
16
92
56
46
1
.285
.348
.437
71
SS
925
162
613
90
175
33
2
11
69
54
89
22
.286
.343
.398
72
2B
925
162
647
111
177
37
4
23
81
61
90
22
.273
.342
.447
73
SS
924
162
646
113
193
18
11
4
89
46
31
19
.299
.362
.381
74
SS
924
162
599
81
188
32
10
3
80
49
35
3
.314
.370
.416
75
2B
924
162
590
95
158
27
5
26
101
79
73
9
.268
.357
.466
76
2B
924
162
572
111
178
32
6
16
86
87
34
23
.311
.409
.474
77
SS
924
162
581
88
154
31
5
15
68
67
113
7
.265
.343
.416
78
SS
924
162
650
107
182
31
7
11
59
65
91
32
.281
.346
.402
79
SS
924
162
595
76
159
34
2
18
79
55
131
2
.267
.329
.423
80
2B
923
162
625
135
191
23
11
2
83
110
13
30
.306
.416
.389
81
SS
923
162
618
125
193
29
11
2
106
44
15
45
.311
.390
.406
82
2B
923
162
620
97
185
36
8
3
60
52
35
17
.298
.353
.398
83
2B
923
162
608
102
168
36
6
16
72
67
99
22
.277
.352
.436
84
2B
923
162
634
85
183
35
3
8
58
33
86
12
.289
.332
.393
85
2B
923
162
584
82
174
39
1
15
75
55
64
3
.298
.359
.445
86
2B
923
162
541
72
153
30
4
17
70
30
110
5
.283
.323
.446
87
2B
922
162
571
81
172
26
6
7
56
47
97
14
.302
.356
.402
88
C
921
162
510
55
151
30
1
10
69
22
30
1
.296
.329
.419
89
2B
921
162
610
78
181
39
3
9
66
32
75
2
.298
.335
.413
90
SS
920
162
681
119
195
31
14
4
100
35
27
9
.286
.323
.392
91
2B
920
162
597
88
173
27
11
7
73
57
25
27
.290
.357
.408
92
2B
920
162
560
102
169
33
10
12
80
80
59
15
.302
.392
.461
93
SS
920
162
592
80
169
35
7
10
93
55
53
5
.286
.347
.420
94
2B
920
162
573
81
166
36
4
13
69
53
72
8
.289
.348
.435
95
SS
920
162
575
67
153
35
6
13
81
48
98
14
.266
.322
.417
96
RF
919
162
461
57
133
26
4
9
78
33
30
1
.288
.336
.415
97
SS
919
162
561
73
155
30
2
18
74
44
84
2
.276
.328
.433
98
2B
919
162
600
96
166
38
3
16
68
65
107
14
.277
.353
.429
99
SS
918
162
656
109
190
29
9
3
77
41
20
35
.290
.337
.374
100
SS
918
162
660
119
194
29
12
1
91
45
34
0
.294
.339
.379

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