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)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
CF
5
1944
1948
MRS
1.3
1.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
2
CF
2
1947
1948
MRS
1.2
0.9
0.4
0.0
-0.0
3
SS
1
1944
1944
CAG
1.0
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
4
SP
2
1946
1947
MRS
1.0
-0.2
0.0
1.2
0.0
5
1B
2
1947
1948
MRS
1.0
1.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
6
LF
3
1945
1948
MRS
0.8
0.2
0.7
0.0
-0.1
7
SP
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.8
-0.1
0.0
0.9
0.0
8
2B
4
1944
1947
MRS
0.7
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.2
9
2B
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.7
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.0
10
SP
3
1944
1948
MRS/CAG
0.7
0.4
-0.0
0.3
-0.0
11
3B
2
1944
1945
MRS
0.6
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
12
SP
2
1944
1945
MRS
0.6
-0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
13
SP
1
1944
1944
MRS
0.6
-0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
14
SP
1
1947
1947
MRS
0.6
-0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
15
SP
5
1944
1948
MRS
0.6
-0.1
-0.0
0.8
-0.1
16
RP
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
17
RP
2
1944
1946
MRS
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
18
RF
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.4
0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.0
19
3B
1
1948
1948
MRS
0.4
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
20
LF
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.0
21
SP
2
1945
1946
MRS
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
-0.0
22
SP
3
1946
1948
MRS
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
23
RF
1
1947
1947
MRS
0.3
0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
24
1B
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
25
C
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
2B
2
1947
1948
MRS
0.2
-0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
27
SS
2
1944
1945
CAG/MRS
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
28
C
4
1944
1947
MRS
0.2
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.0
29
1B
2
1945
1946
MRS
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
30
RP
2
1944
1945
MRS
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
31
3B
1
1948
1948
MRS
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
32
RP
1
1948
1948
MRS
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
33
SS
1
1948
1948
MRS
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
34
SS
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
35
RP
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
36
LF
3
1944
1946
MRS
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
37
3B
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
38
3B
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
39
RP
1
1944
1944
MRS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
40
C
5
1944
1948
MRS
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.2
41
CF
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
42
RF
1
1945
1945
MRS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
43
CF
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.2
-0.0
44
RF
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
45
C
1
1948
1948
MRS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
46
RP
2
1944
1945
MRS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
47
RF
1
1945
1945
MRS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
48
1B
1
1944
1944
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
49
SS
4
1944
1948
CAG/MRS
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
50
RP
1
1948
1948
MRS
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
51
CF
1
1946
1946
MRS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
52
3B
2
1944
1946
CAG/MRS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
53
1B
1
1944
1944
CAG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
54
-
1
1948
1948
MRS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
55
C
1
1944
1944
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
56
-
1
1948
1948
MRS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
57
LF
1
1945
1945
MRS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
58
RF
2
1944
1945
MRS
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
59
SS
1
1948
1948
MRS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
60
RP
5
1944
1948
MRS
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
-0.0
61
C
1
1944
1944
CAG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
62
RP
1
1947
1947
MRS
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
63
3B
1
1944
1944
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
64
-
1
1947
1947
MRS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
65
-
1
1948
1948
MRS
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
66
C
4
1944
1947
MRS
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
67
1B
2
1944
1945
MRS
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
68
-
1
1945
1945
MRS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
69
SS
1
1945
1945
MRS
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
70
3B
2
1946
1947
MRS
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
71
-
1
1947
1947
MRS
-0.3
-0.0
-0.0
-0.3
-0.0
72
-
1
1945
1945
MRS
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
73
-
1
1945
1945
MRS
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
74
-
1
1944
1944
CAG
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
75
RP
2
1944
1945
CAG/MRS
-0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
76
-
1
1948
1948
MRS
-0.7
-0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.0
77
CF
5
1944
1948
MRS
-0.9
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
78
C
2
1946
1947
MRS
-1.3
-0.1
0.0
-1.2
0.0

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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