Lefty Williams - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Lefty Williams



Charles Henry Williams


Born: September 24, 1894 in Tanners, VA
Died: April 26, 1952 in Homestead, PA
          (57 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 165
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Notes:


• Buried: Homestead Cemetery (Homestead, PA)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
HG
WES
26
SP
1
2
.333
4
4
4
0
0
34.0
13
7
41
0
5
19
0
0
140
1.85
264
HG
IND
27
LF
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
7.0
11
7
11
2
1
4
0
1
37
9.00
48
HG
IND
29
SP
1
1
.500
3
2
1
0
0
17.0
7
6
18
2
3
8
0
0
69
3.18
133
HG
32
SP
2
1
.667
4
4
2
0
0
22.2
20
16
30
2
7
4
1
1
102
6.35
43
HG
33
SP
3
2
.600
6
5
3
0
0
37.0
18
12
36
2
7
13
0
1
155
2.92
154
HG
ANL
34
SP
5
6
.455
16
11
7
1
0
99.2
72
57
105
2
40
39
0
1
435
5.15
101
HG
EAS
35
SP
9
1
.900
14
10
7
1
0
92.2
50
43
94
0
24
39
0
3
385
4.18
117
HG
IND
36
SP
5
3
.625
11
8
7
1
0
68.2
36
29
69
1
15
22
0
0
282
3.80
99
DW/HG
EWL
37
SP
5
0
1.000
7
5
3
1
0
33.2
19
15
35
1
12
15
1
3
145
4.01
105
HG
NN2
38
SP
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
9.2
10
8
16
1
3
3
0
0
48
7.45
59
HG
IND
39
RP
0
1
.000
3
0
0
0
0
8.2
2
1
6
0
3
5
0
0
35
1.04
341
HG
NN2
40
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
2.2
3
2
5
0
3
4
1
0
16
6.75
78
12
2
SP
31
17
.646
72
51
34
4
0
433.1
261
203
466
13
123
175
3
10
1849
4.22
103
162 Game Average
17
9
.646
40
28
19
2
0
239.2
144
112
258
7
68
97
2
6
1022
4.22
103
 
Team Lg Pos
12
Negro Leagues
30
15
.667
69
48
33
4
0
417.2
250
196
445
11
120
173
3
10
1776
4.22
104
2
vs Major Leagues
1
2
.333
3
3
1
0
0
15.2
11
7
21
2
3
2
0
0
73
4.02
84
 
Team Lg Pos
12
Homestead Grays
SP
27
17
.614
67
48
32
3
0
411.1
256
200
448
13
116
170
2
8
1761
4.38
100
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
4
0
1.000
5
3
2
1
0
22.0
5
3
18
0
7
5
1
2
88
1.23
343



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
HG
WES
26
SP
34.0
1.35
1.62
13.6%
10.4%
3.6%
7.3%
3.80
1.42
0.0%
0.5%
HG
IND
27
LF
7.0
1.71
1.40
10.8%
12.5%
2.7%
8.2%
4.00
1.52
5.4%
1.0%
HG
IND
29
SP
17.0
1.24
1.50
11.6%
10.5%
4.3%
11.1%
2.67
0.95
2.9%
1.6%
HG
32
SP
22.2
1.63
1.15
3.9%
17.3%
6.9%
7.5%
0.57
2.27
2.0%
0.7%
HG
33
SP
37.0
1.16
1.42
8.4%
11.6%
4.5%
6.1%
1.86
1.78
1.3%
2.8%
HG
ANL
34
SP
99.2
1.45
1.59
9.0%
9.3%
9.2%
9.3%
0.98
1.00
0.5%
1.4%
HG
EAS
35
SP
92.2
1.27
1.45
10.1%
11.0%
6.2%
8.0%
1.63
1.38
0.0%
1.7%
HG
IND
36
SP
68.2
1.22
1.27
7.8%
11.4%
5.3%
7.3%
1.47
1.54
0.4%
1.0%
DW/HG
EWL
37
SP
33.2
1.40
1.42
10.3%
11.4%
8.3%
8.2%
1.25
1.39
0.7%
0.8%
HG
NN2
38
SP
9.2
1.97
1.38
6.3%
12.2%
6.3%
6.6%
1.00
1.84
2.1%
1.0%
HG
IND
39
RP
8.2
1.04
1.31
14.3%
12.5%
8.6%
7.3%
1.67
1.70
0.0%
0.8%
HG
NN2
40
RP
2.2
3.00
1.57
25.0%
11.0%
18.8%
8.7%
1.33
1.27
0.0%
1.4%
12
2
SP
433.1
1.36
1.44
9.5%
11.3%
6.7%
8.2%
1.42
1.41
0.7%
1.3%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
12
Negro Leagues
417.2
1.35
1.45
9.7%
11.2%
6.8%
8.3%
1.44
1.36
0.6%
1.2%
2
vs Major Leagues
15.2
1.53
1.38
2.7%
12.4%
4.1%
4.7%
0.67
2.65
2.7%
3.3%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
12
Homestead Grays
SP
411.1
1.37
1.45
9.7%
11.3%
6.6%
8.2%
1.47
1.41
0.7%
1.3%
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
22.0
1.14
1.42
5.7%
11.4%
8.0%
8.2%
0.71
1.39
0.0%
0.8%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
HG
WES
26
SP
4
140
131
13
41
10
1
0
4
5
19
0
4
3
.313
.338
.405
.743
HG
IND
27
LF
1
37
34
11
11
5
0
2
1
1
4
1
1
0
0
.324
.361
.647
1.008
HG
IND
29
SP
3
69
66
7
18
2
1
2
1
3
8
0
0
0
.273
.304
.424
.729
HG
32
SP
4
102
93
20
30
6
0
2
4
0
7
4
1
1
5
.323
.376
.452
.828
HG
33
SP
6
155
141
18
36
3
2
2
1
7
13
1
6
3
.255
.295
.348
.643
HG
ANL
34
SP
16
435
379
72
105
20
9
2
6
40
39
1
15
9
.277
.348
.393
.741
HG
EAS
35
SP
14
385
348
50
94
14
6
0
4
24
39
3
10
10
.270
.323
.345
.667
HG
IND
36
SP
11
282
258
36
69
9
7
1
3
15
22
0
9
6
.267
.308
.368
.676
DW/HG
EWL
37
SP
7
145
127
19
35
6
1
1
1
12
15
3
3
3
.276
.352
.362
.714
HG
NN2
38
SP
2
48
43
10
16
3
2
1
0
3
3
0
2
1
.372
.413
.605
1.018
HG
IND
39
RP
3
35
31
2
6
0
1
0
0
3
5
0
1
1
.194
.265
.258
.523
HG
NN2
40
RP
1
16
13
3
5
0
0
0
0
3
4
0
0
0
.385
.500
.385
.885
12
2
SP
72
1849
1664
261
466
78
30
13
25
0
123
175
10
52
0
41
.280
.333
.386
.720
 
Team Lg Pos
12
Negro Leagues
69
1776
1596
250
445
75
29
11
23
0
120
173
10
50
0
38
.279
.333
.383
.716
2
vs Major Leagues
3
73
68
11
21
3
1
2
2
3
2
0
2
3
.309
.338
.471
.809
 
Team Lg Pos
12
Homestead Grays
SP
67
1761
1586
256
448
76
30
13
25
0
116
170
8
51
0
39
.282
.335
.393
.727
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
5
88
78
5
18
2
0
0
0
7
5
2
1
2
.231
.310
.256
.567

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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