Willie Wells Jr. - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Willie Wells Jr.



Willie Brooks Wells Jr.
(Junior)

Born: October 23, 1922 in Austin, TX
Died: January 4, 1994 in Austin, TX
          (71 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'5"
Wt: 165
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Notes:


• Relatives: Willie Wells (Father)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NAL
21
SS
8
13
11
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
.182
.250
.182
.432
35
MRS
NAL
22
SS
9
24
22
1
4
3
0
0
3
0
1
1
0
.182
.250
.318
.568
66
MRS
NAL
23
SS
7
29
25
4
7
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
4
.280
.280
.320
.600
76
MRS
NAL
24
SS
11
41
35
7
5
0
0
0
6
1
6
0
0
.143
.268
.143
.411
17
MRS
NAL
25
SS
8
23
21
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.095
.136
.095
.232
-36
5
2
SS
43
130
114
14
20
4
0
0
10
1
9
1
6
.175
.242
.211
.452
32
162 Game Average
490
429
53
75
15
0
0
38
4
34
5
23
.175
.242
.211
.452
32
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago American Giants
SS
3
7
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
.200
.333
.200
.533
67
5
Memphis Red Sox
SS
40
123
109
14
19
4
0
0
10
1
8
1
5
.174
.237
.211
.448
30



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NAL
13
.204
.306
7.7%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
MRS
NAL
24
.270
.318
4.2%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.136
.090
MRS
NAL
29
.249
.329
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.040
.076
MRS
NAL
41
.231
.338
14.6%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.095
MRS
NAL
23
.116
.345
4.3%
8.3%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.111
5
2
130
.219
.330
6.9%
8.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.035
.091
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Chicago American Giants
7
.242
.306
14.3%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
5
Memphis Red Sox
123
.218
.332
6.5%
8.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.037
.091

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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