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John Williams



John Wesley Williams
(Big Boy; Big Pitch)

Born: December 3, 1904 in South Bend, IN


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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
DM
NNL
21
SP
1
10
.091
16
10
6
0
0
79.0
79
55
110
6
39
40
0
0
2
379
6.27
72
SLS
NNL
22
SP
7
4
.636
20
11
5
0
1
105.0
49
44
109
39
63
2
2
3.77
104
SLS
23
SP
9
6
.600
24
16
6
1
2
131.0
84
70
149
5
37
63
7
6
582
4.81
88
SLS
NNL
24
SP
19
6
.760
33
24
17
2
2
202.0
84
72
198
50
63
1
1
3.21
141
SLS
25
LF
8
5
.615
18
12
7
1
1
101.0
70
49
110
39
47
1
4
4.37
114
5
2
SP
44
31
.587
111
73
41
4
6
618.0
366
290
676
11
204
276
11
0
15
961
4.22
104
162 Game Average
16
11
.587
41
27
15
1
2
228.1
135
107
250
11
75
102
4
0
6
990
4.22
104
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Dayton Marcos
RP
1
10
.091
16
10
6
0
0
79.0
79
55
110
6
39
40
0
0
2
379
6.27
72
4
St. Louis Stars I
SP
43
21
.672
95
63
35
4
6
539.0
287
235
566
5
165
236
11
13
582
3.92
112



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
DM
NNL
21
SP
79.0
1.89
1.46
10.6%
10.3%
10.3%
8.2%
1.03
1.27
1.6%
1.4%
SLS
NNL
22
SP
105.0
1.41
1.41
13.8%
10.1%
8.6%
7.4%
1.62
1.38
SLS
23
SP
131.0
1.42
1.38
10.8%
11.3%
6.4%
7.4%
1.70
1.55
0.9%
1.3%
SLS
NNL
24
SP
202.0
1.23
1.46
7.5%
10.5%
6.0%
8.1%
1.26
1.30
SLS
25
LF
101.0
1.48
1.45
10.5%
11.1%
8.7%
7.8%
1.21
1.42
5
2
SP
618.0
1.42
1.43
10.2%
10.5%
7.6%
7.6%
1.35
1.38
1.1%
1.2%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Dayton Marcos
RP
79.0
1.89
1.46
10.6%
10.3%
10.3%
8.2%
1.03
1.27
1.6%
1.4%
4
St. Louis Stars I
SP
539.0
1.36
1.43
10.2%
10.5%
7.1%
7.5%
1.43
1.40
0.9%
1.1%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
DM
NNL
21
SP
16
379
329
79
110
12
4
6
17
39
40
2
9
9
.334
.408
.450
.858
SLS
NNL
22
SP
20
49
109
39
63
2
SLS
23
SP
24
582
521
84
149
20
8
5
10
37
63
6
18
15
.286
.340
.384
.724
SLS
NNL
24
SP
33
84
198
50
63
1
SLS
25
LF
18
70
110
39
47
4
5
2
SP
111
961
850
366
676
32
12
11
27
204
276
15
27
24
.305
.367
.409
.777
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Dayton Marcos
RP
16
379
329
79
110
12
4
6
17
39
40
2
9
9
.334
.408
.450
.858
4
St. Louis Stars I
SP
95
582
521
287
566
20
8
5
10
165
236
13
18
15
.286
.340
.384
.724

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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