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)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NNL
24
SS
72
275
249
38
70
9
9
2
31
4
16
0
10
.281
.325
.414
.738
102
25
SS
44
183
171
21
46
6
2
0
25
7
8
1
3
.269
.306
.327
.633
79
MULT
MULT
26
SS
43
173
157
26
47
7
1
0
12
2
8
1
7
.299
.337
.357
.694
88
PC/HG
NN2
27
SS
55
217
206
21
59
10
5
1
22
0
7
0
4
.286
.310
.398
.708
94
28
2B
69
269
238
40
78
13
5
3
36
9
0
15
0
1
15
0
0
.328
.370
.462
.832
136
MULT
29
SS
58
235
215
28
50
7
2
2
29
3
0
12
1
0
2
6
0
0
.233
.279
.312
.591
51
MULT
MULT
30
SS
52
200
177
22
50
10
2
1
30
3
13
1
1
9
0
0
.282
.335
.379
.714
86
MULT
MULT
31
SS
37
156
146
12
37
6
2
0
16
5
0
6
1
0
0
4
0
0
.253
.283
.322
.605
62
32
SS
40
168
150
23
47
7
5
0
18
2
0
12
0
0
0
6
0
0
.313
.364
.427
.791
108
PS
33
SS
50
220
210
37
71
6
4
1
26
1
10
0
.338
.368
.419
.787
105
ULT
MEX
34
SS
74
337
311
54
107
13
5
7
76
11
21
9
1
4
.344
.387
.486
.873
124
35
SS
63
286
254
44
59
5
0
0
24
7
23
3
2
7
.232
.301
.252
.553
55
HG
36
SS
43
167
151
11
31
5
1
0
18
1
13
0
3
.205
.268
.252
.520
51
13
10
SS
700
2886
2635
377
752
104
43
17
363
55
0
164
15
0
9
78
0
0
.285
.329
.377
.706
91
162 Game Average
668
610
87
174
24
10
4
84
16
0
38
26
0
3
18
0
0
.285
.329
.377
.706
91
 
Team Lg Pos
12
Negro Leagues
604
2451
2236
305
622
90
37
10
278
41
0
141
3
0
6
68
0
0
.278
.323
.365
.688
87
2
vs Latin Leagues
90
415
382
70
125
14
5
7
83
12
23
12
3
7
.327
.370
.445
.815
108
2
vs Major Leagues
6
20
17
2
5
0
1
0
2
2
0
0
3
.294
.294
.412
.706
131
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Memphis Red Sox
SS
63
240
219
34
65
8
8
2
28
4
16
0
5
.297
.345
.434
.778
112
1
Chicago American Giants
SS
9
35
30
4
5
1
1
0
3
0
0
0
5
.167
.167
.267
.433
22
2
Indianapolis ABCs II
SS
36
153
144
16
38
6
1
0
19
6
6
1
2
.264
.298
.319
.617
75
8
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SS
315
1246
1134
150
320
52
20
7
151
21
0
65
4
43
.282
.323
.382
.705
89
4
Homestead Grays
SS
125
531
475
63
118
16
3
0
49
9
42
1
13
.248
.311
.295
.606
73
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
185
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
-22
2
NNL All Stars II
SS
7
27
24
2
5
0
1
0
2
2
0
0
3
.208
.208
.292
.500
71
1
Philadelphia Stars
SS
50
220
210
37
71
6
4
1
26
1
10
0
.338
.368
.419
.787
105
2
Algonoderos de Unión Laguna
SS
90
415
382
70
125
14
5
7
83
12
23
12
3
7
.327
.370
.445
.815
108



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NNL
275
.324
.330
5.8%
7.8%
0.7%
1.1%
.133
.113
183
.298
.332
4.4%
8.4%
0.0%
0.9%
.058
.097
MULT
MULT
173
.319
.343
4.6%
8.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.057
.101
PC/HG
NN2
217
.313
.324
3.2%
6.5%
0.5%
1.1%
.112
.119
269
.367
.327
5.6%
0.0%
7.7%
1.1%
0.8%
.134
.093
MULT
235
.270
.352
5.1%
0.4%
8.8%
12.00
0.9%
1.5%
.079
.132
MULT
MULT
200
.318
.346
6.5%
0.5%
8.6%
13.00
0.5%
1.5%
.096
.124
MULT
MULT
156
.271
.333
3.8%
0.6%
8.0%
6.00
0.0%
1.5%
.068
.127
168
.352
.343
7.1%
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.113
.128
PS
220
.365
.353
4.5%
8.7%
0.5%
1.9%
.081
.119
ULT
MEX
337
.393
.356
6.2%
9.5%
2.7%
10.1%
2.33
0.93
2.1%
1.2%
.141
.129
286
.267
.334
8.0%
1.0%
9.0%
7.67
0.0%
1.1%
.020
.108
HG
167
.253
.328
7.8%
9.5%
0.0%
1.0%
.046
.095
13
10
2886
.321
.339
5.7%
8.5%
3.5%
7.7%
1.67
6.57
0.6%
1.2%
.091
.115
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
12
Negro Leagues
2451
.313
.336
5.8%
8.3%
15.8%
1.9%
0.67
24.86
0.4%
1.2%
.087
.113
2
vs Latin Leagues
415
.369
.359
5.5%
9.8%
2.9%
9.8%
1.92
1.00
1.7%
1.2%
.118
.127
2
vs Major Leagues
20
.271
.276
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.7%
.118
.099
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Chicago American Giants
35
.164
.317
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.100
.109
1
Memphis Red Sox
240
.348
.332
6.7%
7.9%
0.8%
1.1%
.137
.114
2
Indianapolis ABCs II
153
.293
.334
3.9%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.056
.093
8
Pittsburgh Crawfords
1246
.316
.340
5.2%
8.2%
0.6%
1.3%
.100
.119
4
Homestead Grays
531
.287
.326
7.9%
8.4%
0.0%
1.0%
.046
.101
4
East All Stars
16
.370
.321
6.3%
8.4%
12.5%
11.9%
0.50
1.06
0.0%
1.0%
.067
.108
1
West All Stars
3
.273
.382
33.3%
16.5%
33.3%
7.2%
1.00
2.29
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.078
2
NNL All Stars II
27
.201
.269
0.0%
6.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.083
.093
1
Philadelphia Stars
220
.365
.353
4.5%
8.7%
0.5%
1.9%
.081
.119
2
Algonoderos de Unión Laguna
415
.369
.359
5.5%
9.8%
2.9%
9.8%
1.92
1.00
1.7%
1.2%
.118
.127

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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