Chester Williams - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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
PC/HG
NN2
27
SS
51
202
192
21
55
10
4
1
20
0
6
0
4
.286
.308
.396
.704
90
28
2B
68
265
234
39
77
13
5
3
36
9
0
15
0
1
15
0
0
.329
.372
.466
.838
134
MULT
29
SS
53
222
202
27
48
7
2
2
29
3
0
12
1
0
2
6
0
0
.238
.287
.322
.609
56
30
SS
38
149
130
15
33
8
1
0
20
1
12
1
1
6
0
0
.254
.322
.331
.652
68
MULT
MULT
31
SS
34
143
134
12
33
5
2
0
13
5
0
5
1
0
0
4
0
0
.246
.273
.313
.587
56
32
SS
35
145
129
19
42
7
4
0
16
2
10
0
6
0
0
.326
.374
.442
.816
117
PS
33
SS
50
220
210
37
71
6
4
1
26
1
10
0
.338
.368
.419
.787
112
HG
NN2
35
SS
47
208
183
28
41
4
0
0
17
6
21
4
.224
.304
.246
.550
62
HG
36
SS
43
167
151
11
31
5
1
0
18
1
13
0
3
.205
.268
.252
.520
52
11
6
SS
447
1839
1668
230
462
68
24
7
204
31
0
110
3
0
5
56
0
0
.277
.324
.359
.683
86
162 Game Average
666
605
83
167
25
9
3
74
14
0
40
122
0
3
20
0
0
.277
.324
.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
117
497
443
60
107
14
3
0
44
9
41
1
12
.242
.307
.287
.594
70
4
East All Stars
2B
4
16
15
0
5
1
0
0
2
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.375
.400
.775
140
1
West All Stars
-
1
3
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.333
.000
.333
-10
1
NNL All Stars
-
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
PC/HG
NN2
202
.310
.327
3.0%
6.4%
0.5%
1.1%
.109
.121
265
.368
.332
5.7%
0.0%
7.6%
1.1%
0.8%
.137
.095
MULT
222
.278
.352
5.4%
0.5%
8.9%
12.00
0.9%
1.5%
.084
.131
149
.299
.353
8.1%
0.7%
8.9%
12.00
0.0%
1.6%
.077
.122
MULT
MULT
143
.262
.338
3.5%
0.7%
8.1%
5.00
0.0%
1.4%
.067
.126
145
.361
.340
6.9%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.116
.126
PS
220
.365
.341
4.5%
8.4%
0.5%
1.9%
.081
.115
HG
NN2
208
.268
.316
10.1%
8.1%
0.0%
1.2%
.022
.102
HG
167
.253
.327
7.8%
9.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.046
.095
11
6
1839
.310
.336
6.0%
8.3%
21.4%
11.0%
0.33
1.17
0.4%
1.3%
.082
.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
497
.282
.324
8.2%
8.4%
0.0%
1.1%
.045
.101
4
East All Stars
16
.370
.327
6.3%
8.5%
18.2%
11.6%
0.00
1.04
0.0%
1.0%
.067
.108
1
West All Stars
3
.273
.330
33.3%
14.6%
33.3%
7.9%
1.00
1.86
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.069
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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