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Cotton Williams



Robert A. Williams


Born: January 18, 1917 in MD
Died: December 28, 2000 in Philadelphia, PA
          (83 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 165
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
26
SS
1
1
.500
5
2
0
0
1
27.0
11
9
21
2
5
12
0
1
103
3.00
177
NE
NN2
28
3B
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
4.1
2
2
3
2
0
0
0
4.15
99
NE
29
RP
0
0
7
2
0
0
0
30.0
33
31
53
1
15
8
1
0
23
9.30
45
NE
NN2
30
SP
4
2
.667
10
4
1
0
0
51.1
24
18
54
1
11
29
1
1
217
3.16
124
NE
NN2
31
SP
1
7
.125
16
9
2
0
1
81.0
55
41
97
1
32
49
2
6
378
4.56
72
5
1
SP
6
10
.375
39
17
3
0
2
193.2
125
101
228
5
65
98
4
8
721
4.69
81
162 Game Average
7
12
.375
47
21
4
0
2
235.1
152
123
277
7
79
119
5
10
1043
4.69
81



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
NE
NN2
26
SS
27.0
0.96
1.59
11.7%
11.2%
4.9%
9.4%
2.40
1.19
1.9%
0.7%
NE
NN2
28
3B
4.1
1.15
1.42
0.0%
12.4%
11.1%
7.7%
0.00
1.61
NE
29
RP
30.0
2.27
1.40
5.1%
13.6%
9.6%
8.4%
0.53
1.50
0.6%
NE
NN2
30
SP
51.1
1.27
1.39
13.4%
13.2%
5.1%
8.5%
2.64
1.55
0.5%
0.9%
NE
NN2
31
SP
81.0
1.59
1.32
13.0%
14.2%
8.5%
8.5%
1.53
1.66
0.3%
0.7%
5
1
SP
193.2
1.51
1.39
11.2%
13.2%
7.5%
8.6%
1.51
1.54
0.7%
0.8%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
26
SS
5
103
95
11
21
2
2
2
0
5
12
1
2
.221
.267
.347
.615
NE
NN2
28
3B
1
2
3
2
0
0
NE
29
RP
7
23
22
33
53
0
0
1
2
15
8
0
0
0
2.409
1.838
2.545
4.383
NE
NN2
30
SP
10
217
202
24
54
6
1
1
6
11
29
1
3
6
.267
.308
.322
.630
NE
NN2
31
SP
16
378
330
55
97
11
6
1
12
32
49
6
10
6
.294
.367
.373
.740
5
1
SP
39
721
649
125
228
19
9
5
20
65
98
8
15
12
.282
.340
.362
.702

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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