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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
45.1
0.00
0
0
68
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
 
1 RP
895
78.0
3.83
0
3
.000
68
0
0
0
1
72
33
28
51
2 RP
894
61.0
4.47
1
2
.400
68
0
0
0
0
56
30
22
60
3 RP
893
67.1
3.53
1
2
.333
68
0
0
0
0
57
26
26
82
4 RP
892
78.2
4.70
1
4
.200
68
0
0
0
0
88
41
27
58
5 RP
892
58.1
4.75
2
2
.600
68
0
0
0
0
68
31
28
18
6 RP
892
70.2
4.37
1
1
.500
68
0
0
0
0
75
34
26
72
7 RP
891
82.2
5.22
1
3
.200
68
0
0
0
1
106
48
23
58
8 RP
891
66.1
5.71
1
3
.200
68
0
0
0
0
89
42
34
37
9 RP
891
80.2
3.56
1
3
.250
68
0
0
0
1
83
32
35
36
10 RP
891
72.0
5.42
1
3
.250
68
0
0
0
0
85
43
38
53
11 RP
891
79.1
4.15
2
2
.556
68
0
0
0
0
76
37
14
73
12 RP
890
65.2
5.13
2
1
.667
68
0
0
0
4
74
37
36
41
13 RP
890
90.1
3.43
1
4
.167
68
0
0
0
0
94
34
37
71
14 RP
890
71.0
4.73
1
2
.250
68
0
0
0
1
66
37
31
69
15 RP
890
88.1
4.59
2
2
.500
68
0
0
0
0
101
45
24
62
16 RP
890
61.0
3.96
1
2
.400
68
0
0
0
3
52
27
30
58
17 RP
889
66.2
3.97
3
2
.579
68
0
0
0
1
61
29
31
57
18 RP
889
75.1
3.24
2
2
.400
68
0
0
0
1
54
27
30
53
19 RP
889
75.1
4.63
2
2
.500
67
1
0
0
2
75
39
42
67
20 RP
889
66.0
4.02
2
3
.364
68
0
0
0
0
61
29
26
68
21 RP
889
63.0
4.98
2
3
.400
68
0
0
0
1
68
35
29
53
22 RP
889
73.2
3.91
2
4
.333
68
0
0
0
2
78
32
27
40
23 RP
889
54.1
4.76
2
3
.400
68
0
0
0
0
58
29
21
37
24 RP
889
85.0
3.02
2
0
1.000
68
0
0
0
1
79
29
47
69
25 RP
889
75.0
4.51
2
4
.348
68
0
0
0
1
77
38
29
52
26 RP
889
61.1
6.16
2
0
1.000
68
0
0
0
1
62
42
50
43
27 RP
889
78.0
4.14
2
2
.571
68
0
0
0
0
77
36
25
97
28 RP
889
84.1
4.72
3
2
.625
68
0
0
0
1
94
44
21
54
29 RP
889
79.2
4.32
2
3
.429
68
0
0
0
1
81
38
24
36
30 RP
889
75.1
4.40
3
2
.667
68
0
0
0
0
68
37
30
48
31 RP
889
63.1
4.14
1
5
.182
67
1
0
0
1
47
29
26
60
32 RP
889
66.0
1.96
2
4
.375
68
0
0
0
11
45
14
21
84
33 RP
889
69.1
3.56
1
3
.364
68
0
0
0
1
56
27
35
81
34 RP
888
57.2
2.97
4
1
.727
68
0
0
0
1
50
19
24
44
35 RP
888
72.0
3.55
3
2
.615
68
0
0
0
1
60
28
33
74
36 RP
888
70.1
5.22
2
3
.308
68
0
0
0
1
73
41
40
57
37 RP
888
66.0
5.57
3
1
.750
67
1
0
0
0
76
41
38
53
38 RP
888
69.1
2.09
3
1
.750
67
1
0
0
0
52
16
30
57
39 RP
888
64.2
3.87
2
2
.429
68
0
0
0
0
54
28
23
67
40 RP
888
87.1
4.50
1
4
.167
68
0
0
0
0
84
44
28
62
41 RP
888
69.2
4.65
2
4
.333
68
0
0
0
0
64
36
27
82
42 RP
888
70.0
4.47
4
1
.833
68
0
0
0
2
76
35
16
42
43 RP
888
67.0
3.74
2
3
.375
68
0
0
0
2
55
28
27
72
44 RP
888
71.0
4.03
2
4
.364
68
0
0
0
2
62
32
20
67
45 RP
888
82.0
3.85
1
6
.200
68
0
0
0
1
92
35
29
53
46 RP
887
84.0
7.37
2
2
.400
68
0
0
0
0
104
69
49
53
47 RP
887
71.1
4.75
3
4
.409
68
0
0
0
1
87
38
26
42
48 RP
887
60.1
2.64
4
3
.550
68
0
0
0
2
49
18
19
58
49 RP
887
76.2
4.12
1
5
.125
68
0
0
0
2
81
35
45
58
50 RP
887
117.0
5.41
1
3
.200
61
7
0
0
0
108
70
49
89
51 RP
887
61.2
2.98
2
2
.429
68
0
0
0
3
51
20
27
74
52 RP
887
86.2
4.58
2
3
.375
67
1
0
0
0
86
44
35
65
53 RP
887
73.1
5.13
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
0
75
42
25
43
54 RP
887
80.1
5.74
3
1
.714
68
0
0
0
0
77
51
45
58
55 RP
887
88.0
4.36
3
2
.625
67
1
0
0
2
83
43
48
53
56 RP
887
76.0
3.16
3
3
.550
68
0
0
0
1
73
27
19
50
57 RP
887
67.1
3.62
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
0
71
27
19
45
58 RP
887
106.0
4.31
2
2
.600
67
1
0
0
4
116
51
39
59
59 RP
887
69.0
4.08
2
2
.538
68
0
0
0
0
68
31
27
61
60 RP
886
64.0
3.70
3
6
.312
68
0
0
0
1
56
26
19
50
61 RP
886
67.1
3.38
5
1
.867
68
0
0
0
2
57
25
20
53
62 RP
886
72.2
4.87
2
5
.250
68
0
0
0
1
88
39
31
47
63 RP
886
69.1
4.41
3
3
.455
68
0
0
0
1
71
34
34
52
64 RP
886
59.1
3.44
3
3
.455
68
0
0
0
1
43
23
41
57
65 RP
886
86.2
4.16
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
1
84
40
33
38
66 RP
886
73.2
4.36
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
1
71
36
37
58
67 RP
886
68.2
4.22
2
5
.270
68
0
0
0
1
69
32
29
63
68 RP
886
89.2
4.20
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
0
96
42
33
58
69 RP
886
79.1
4.54
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
0
89
40
31
46
70 RP
886
79.0
4.13
3
1
.727
68
0
0
0
1
78
36
42
60
71 RP
886
75.1
3.28
3
4
.438
68
0
0
0
0
68
27
29
61
72 RP
886
70.1
4.62
3
3
.455
68
0
0
0
1
75
36
33
59
73 RP
886
77.1
3.17
4
2
.667
68
0
0
0
0
81
27
25
74
74 RP
886
65.2
4.72
3
3
.467
68
0
0
0
1
60
34
26
85
75 RP
886
63.2
3.28
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
1
28
23
33
89
76 RP
886
66.1
3.77
3
4
.450
68
0
0
0
0
70
28
24
39
77 RP
886
66.0
4.38
3
1
.778
68
0
0
0
6
59
32
36
67
78 RP
886
61.1
3.17
3
4
.455
68
0
0
0
1
44
22
28
68
79 RP
886
71.1
3.41
3
3
.486
68
0
0
0
0
73
27
22
49
80 RP
886
80.1
3.01
3
4
.444
68
0
0
0
2
87
27
25
54
81 RP
886
62.0
3.47
3
3
.556
68
0
0
0
1
51
24
27
60
82 RP
886
70.1
4.32
2
5
.333
68
0
0
0
0
77
34
25
41
83 RP
886
67.0
3.44
3
4
.486
68
0
0
0
2
58
26
25
57
84 RP
886
66.1
4.62
2
2
.500
68
0
0
0
2
58
34
36
80
85 RP
886
66.0
3.71
3
2
.656
68
0
0
0
2
56
27
32
71
86 RP
886
84.2
3.05
2
5
.333
68
0
0
0
1
79
29
28
45
87 RP
886
69.2
3.05
3
3
.516
68
0
0
0
0
60
24
20
58
88 RP
886
71.1
4.19
2
4
.366
68
0
0
0
1
76
33
24
45
89 RP
886
79.0
4.68
3
3
.550
68
0
0
0
1
87
41
28
53
90 RP
886
72.1
5.31
1
3
.333
68
0
0
0
8
76
43
41
67
91 RP
886
65.0
3.79
4
1
.833
68
0
0
0
0
61
27
19
63
92 RP
886
52.1
4.07
3
2
.600
68
0
0
0
1
58
24
30
29
93 RP
886
71.0
4.14
2
4
.394
68
0
0
0
6
74
33
21
50
94 RP
886
61.0
3.68
2
3
.447
68
0
0
0
7
66
25
22
47
95 RP
886
86.2
4.21
2
3
.429
68
0
0
0
0
87
41
31
87
96 RP
886
73.1
3.88
2
4
.391
68
0
0
0
5
64
32
29
83
97 RP
885
66.1
3.25
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
4
55
24
21
78
98 RP
885
65.2
4.45
5
1
.857
68
0
0
0
2
57
32
27
59
99 RP
885
77.2
4.00
3
4
.407
67
1
0
0
3
74
34
32
81
100 RP
885
94.2
4.91
2
2
.400
67
1
0
0
0
83
52
63
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