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Chester Williams



Chester Arthur Williams
(Ches)

Born: May 25, 1906 in Beaumont, TX
Died: December 25, 1952 in Lake Charles, LA
          (46 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• Buried: Hi-Mount Cemetery (Lake Charles, LA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
PCG
EAS
25
SS
5
20
18
4
6
0
0
0
3
1
1
0
1
.333
.368
.333
.702
100
PC/HG
26
SS
23
98
85
17
25
3
1
0
6
2
5
1
7
.294
.341
.353
.694
87
HG/PC
NN2
27
SS
51
202
192
21
55
10
4
1
20
0
6
0
4
.286
.308
.396
.704
90
PC
NN2
28
2B
67
261
230
39
74
12
5
3
36
9
15
1
15
.322
.366
.457
.822
129
PC
29
SS
52
219
200
26
48
7
2
2
29
3
11
2
6
.240
.286
.325
.611
56
PC
NN2
30
SS
37
145
126
15
33
8
1
0
19
1
12
1
6
.262
.331
.341
.672
73
31
SS
33
140
131
12
33
5
2
0
13
5
5
0
4
.252
.279
.321
.600
59
PC
NN2
32
SS
34
140
125
19
40
7
4
0
15
2
9
0
6
.320
.366
.440
.806
114
PS
33
SS
50
220
210
37
71
6
4
1
26
1
10
0
.338
.368
.419
.787
112
HG
NN2
35
SS
46
204
179
27
40
4
0
0
17
6
21
4
.223
.305
.246
.551
63
HG
36
SS
43
167
151
11
31
5
1
0
18
1
13
0
3
.205
.268
.252
.520
52
11
4
SS
441
1816
1647
228
456
67
24
7
202
31
108
5
56
.277
.323
.359
.683
86
162 Game Average
667
605
84
168
25
9
3
74
11
40
3
21
.277
.323
.359
.683
86
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SS
273
1096
991
131
279
47
17
6
132
21
57
4
44
.282
.323
.381
.705
88
4
Homestead Grays
SS
116
493
439
59
106
14
3
0
44
9
41
1
12
.241
.308
.287
.595
70
1
NNL All Stars
SS
2
7
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Philadelphia Stars
SS
50
220
210
37
71
6
4
1
26
1
10
0
.338
.368
.419
.787
112



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
PCG
EAS
20
.319
.323
5.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.107
PC/HG
98
.307
.343
5.1%
8.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.059
.107
HG/PC
NN2
202
.310
.327
3.0%
6.4%
0.5%
1.1%
.109
.121
PC
NN2
261
.362
.332
5.7%
7.7%
1.1%
0.8%
.135
.095
PC
219
.278
.352
5.0%
8.8%
0.9%
1.5%
.085
.132
PC
NN2
145
.307
.352
8.3%
8.9%
0.0%
1.6%
.079
.123
140
.268
.338
3.6%
8.1%
0.0%
1.4%
.069
.126
PC
NN2
140
.355
.340
6.4%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.120
.126
PS
220
.365
.341
4.5%
8.4%
0.5%
1.9%
.081
.115
HG
NN2
204
.268
.316
10.3%
8.1%
0.0%
1.2%
.022
.102
HG
167
.253
.327
7.8%
9.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.046
.095
11
4
1816
.310
.336
5.9%
8.3%
0.4%
1.3%
.083
.113
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
8
Pittsburgh Crawfords
1096
.314
.341
5.2%
8.2%
0.5%
1.3%
.100
.119
4
Homestead Grays
493
.282
.324
8.3%
8.4%
0.0%
1.1%
.046
.101
1
NNL All Stars
7
.000
.288
0.0%
6.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.093
1
Philadelphia Stars
220
.365
.341
4.5%
8.4%
0.5%
1.9%
.081
.115

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