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Jim Willis



Jim Willis
(Cannonball)

Born: birthplace unknown


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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NNL
SP
2
4
.333
7
5
4
0
0
49.0
39
33
61
5
15
21
0
3
231
6.06
67
SP
4
5
.444
16
11
9
0
0
108.1
44
34
111
2
19
50
0
3
440
2.82
148
NEG
NN2
SP
2
4
.333
9
7
5
0
0
57.2
23
17
50
2
13
39
0
1
233
2.65
156
CEG
NN2
SP
4
1
.800
7
5
4
0
1
47.0
17
14
45
3
9
18
0
2
194
2.68
191
WEG
NN2
SP
4
5
.444
11
7
5
0
1
66.0
26
18
63
2
15
25
1
1
274
2.45
194
WEG
NN2
RP
0
1
.000
2
0
0
0
0
5.1
11
9
10
0
5
1
0
0
32
15.19
32
BEG
NN2
SP
1
0
1.000
2
1
0
0
0
6.2
12
9
16
2
0
0
12.15
39
7
3
SP
17
20
.459
54
36
27
0
2
340.0
172
134
356
14
78
154
1
10
1404
3.55
123
162 Game Average
13
15
.459
41
27
20
0
2
257.0
130
101
269
11
59
116
1
8
1097
3.55
123
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
2
4
.333
7
5
4
0
0
49.0
39
33
61
5
15
21
0
3
231
6.06
67
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
2
1
.667
6
4
2
0
0
41.1
18
14
47
0
10
22
0
2
168
3.05
131
6
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
13
15
.464
41
27
21
0
2
249.2
115
87
248
9
53
111
1
5
1005
3.14
145



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NNL
SP
49.0
1.55
1.36
9.1%
10.0%
6.5%
6.3%
1.40
1.58
2.2%
1.0%
SP
108.1
1.20
1.36
11.4%
12.0%
4.3%
6.9%
2.63
1.79
0.5%
1.1%
NEG
NN2
SP
57.2
1.09
1.37
16.7%
12.9%
5.6%
7.6%
3.00
1.69
0.9%
0.9%
CEG
NN2
SP
47.0
1.15
1.54
9.3%
11.1%
4.6%
8.7%
2.00
1.29
1.5%
1.5%
WEG
NN2
SP
66.0
1.18
1.51
9.1%
11.5%
5.5%
8.9%
1.67
1.29
0.7%
1.6%
WEG
NN2
RP
5.1
2.81
1.43
3.1%
11.8%
15.6%
8.0%
0.20
1.48
0.0%
1.3%
BEG
NN2
SP
6.2
2.70
1.42
0.0%
10.3%
5.4%
7.8%
0.00
1.32
7
3
SP
340.0
1.28
1.42
10.7%
11.6%
5.4%
7.6%
1.97
1.56
1.0%
1.2%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
49.0
1.55
1.36
9.1%
10.0%
6.5%
6.3%
1.40
1.58
2.2%
1.0%
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
41.1
1.38
1.37
13.1%
11.4%
6.0%
7.3%
2.20
1.56
0.0%
1.2%
6
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
249.2
1.21
1.44
10.7%
12.0%
5.1%
7.9%
2.09
1.56
0.9%
1.2%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NNL
SP
7
231
206
39
61
9
5
5
7
15
21
3
7
2
.296
.353
.461
.814
SP
16
440
405
44
111
16
3
2
11
19
50
3
13
19
.274
.311
.343
.655
NEG
NN2
SP
9
233
216
23
50
8
1
2
4
13
39
1
3
1
.231
.278
.306
.584
CEG
NN2
SP
7
194
179
17
45
7
1
3
6
9
18
2
4
2
.251
.295
.352
.647
WEG
NN2
SP
11
274
251
26
63
9
2
2
5
15
25
1
7
0
.251
.296
.327
.623
WEG
NN2
RP
2
32
26
11
10
2
1
0
0
5
1
0
1
0
.385
.484
.538
1.022
BEG
NN2
SP
2
12
16
2
0
0
7
3
SP
54
1404
1283
172
356
51
13
14
33
78
154
10
35
24
.265
.311
.358
.669
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
7
231
206
39
61
9
5
5
7
15
21
3
7
2
.296
.353
.461
.814
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
6
168
151
18
47
8
1
0
3
10
22
2
5
7
.311
.362
.377
.739
6
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
41
1005
926
115
248
34
7
9
23
53
111
5
23
15
.251
.293
.332
.625

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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