Ollie West - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Ollie West



Ollie Ernest West
(Bill)

Born: December 28, 1913 in Silsbee, TX
Died: December 10, 1987 in Denver, CO
          (73 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 195
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
CAG
NAL
28
SP
0
4
.000
7
4
2
0
0
43.2
36
29
52
10
14
0
2
5.98
65
29
SP
3
3
.500
7
5
3
0
0
39.1
26
20
40
3
15
20
3
3
174
4.58
88
CAG
NAL
30
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0.00
CAG
NAL
31
RP
1
1
.500
6
2
1
0
0
27.2
14
12
24
13
9
1
2
3.90
99
4
2
RP
4
8
.333
21
11
6
0
0
111.2
76
61
116
3
39
44
4
7
174
4.92
79
162 Game Average
9
17
.333
45
23
13
0
0
237.1
162
130
247
17
83
94
9
15
986
4.92
79
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Chicago American Giants
RP
4
7
.364
19
11
6
0
0
103.2
71
57
107
1
36
42
4
6
139
4.95
78
1
Homestead Grays
RP
0
1
.000
2
0
0
0
0
8.0
5
4
9
2
3
2
0
1
35
4.50
107



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
CAG
NAL
28
SP
43.2
1.42
1.34
7.3%
12.4%
5.2%
7.3%
1.40
1.70
29
SP
39.1
1.40
1.35
11.5%
11.7%
8.6%
8.2%
1.33
1.56
1.7%
0.6%
CAG
NAL
30
RP
1.0
1.00
1.24
25.0%
11.3%
25.0%
6.9%
1.00
1.64
CAG
NAL
31
RP
27.2
1.34
1.36
7.6%
13.0%
10.9%
8.0%
0.69
1.61
4
2
RP
111.2
1.39
1.35
9.0%
12.3%
8.0%
7.6%
1.13
1.63
1.7%
0.5%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
4
Chicago American Giants
RP
103.2
1.38
1.34
9.3%
12.4%
7.9%
7.5%
1.17
1.65
0.7%
0.5%
1
Homestead Grays
RP
8.0
1.50
1.50
5.7%
11.3%
8.6%
9.0%
0.67
1.26
5.7%
0.7%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
CAG
NAL
28
SP
7
36
52
10
14
2
29
SP
7
174
155
26
40
7
1
3
2
15
20
3
1
.258
.335
.374
.709
CAG
NAL
30
RP
1
0
0
1
1
0
CAG
NAL
31
RP
6
14
24
13
9
2
4
2
RP
21
174
155
76
116
7
1
3
2
39
44
7
1
.258
.335
.374
.709
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Chicago American Giants
RP
19
139
124
71
107
5
1
1
2
36
42
6
1
.250
.326
.331
.657
1
Homestead Grays
RP
2
35
31
5
9
2
0
2
0
3
2
1
0
.290
.371
.548
.920

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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