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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
65
NEG
IND
SP
1
5
.167
10
7
5
0
1
74.0
46
37
94
16
42
0
2
4.50
124
NEG
NNL
SP
3
12
.200
18
15
9
1
0
124.0
73
55
136
31
52
0
1
3.99
119
CCU
NNL
SP
5
4
.556
12
8
6
0
0
69.0
44
39
86
5
18
40
0
1
309
5.09
84
NEG
SP
4
7
.364
12
11
10
0
0
92.2
51
33
89
5
13
53
0
1
71
3.21
110
SP
5
6
.455
18
11
9
0
0
113.1
46
36
116
3
19
53
0
3
459
2.86
146
NEG
NN2
SP
2
4
.333
9
7
5
0
0
57.2
23
17
50
2
13
39
0
1
233
2.65
165
CEG
NN2
SP
4
1
.800
8
6
4
0
1
53.0
21
17
51
4
10
20
0
3
221
2.89
180
WEG
NN2
SP
5
5
.500
12
7
5
0
1
69.2
29
21
69
2
16
26
1
1
292
2.71
172
RP
0
1
.000
3
0
0
0
0
8.2
15
12
15
1
6
4
0
1
48
12.46
46
BEG
NN2
SP
1
0
1.000
2
1
0
0
0
6.2
12
9
16
2
0
0
12.15
40
11
5
SP
32
49
.395
111
78
57
1
3
717.2
399
309
783
27
159
350
1
17
1864
3.88
115
162 Game Average
12
18
.395
40
28
21
0
1
258.1
144
111
282
16
57
126
0
6
1083
3.88
115
 
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
65
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
22
39
.361
83
61
45
1
3
550.0
292
218
579
15
115
261
1
10
1121
3.57
129
1
Cleveland Cubs
SP
5
4
.556
12
8
6
0
0
69.0
44
39
86
5
18
40
0
1
309
5.09
84
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
3
2
.600
8
4
2
0
0
46.1
20
16
52
1
10
25
0
2
187
3.11
131
1
South All Stars
-
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
3.1
4
3
5
1
1
3
0
1
16
8.10
80



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NNL
SP
49.0
1.55
1.33
9.1%
10.1%
6.5%
6.2%
1.40
1.62
2.2%
1.1%
NEG
IND
SP
74.0
1.49
1.59
12.8%
207.9%
4.9%
169.7%
2.63
1.23
8.3%
NEG
NNL
SP
124.0
1.35
1.41
9.8%
11.3%
5.9%
7.7%
1.68
1.47
CCU
NNL
SP
69.0
1.51
1.45
12.9%
11.9%
5.8%
8.9%
2.22
1.34
1.6%
1.0%
NEG
SP
92.2
1.10
1.27
13.9%
22.3%
3.4%
6.8%
4.08
2.14
1.3%
SP
113.1
1.19
1.36
11.5%
12.0%
4.1%
7.1%
2.79
1.73
0.7%
1.1%
NEG
NN2
SP
57.2
1.09
1.42
16.7%
12.8%
5.6%
7.9%
3.00
1.63
0.9%
0.9%
CEG
NN2
SP
53.0
1.15
1.55
9.0%
11.2%
4.5%
8.7%
2.00
1.29
1.8%
1.4%
WEG
NN2
SP
69.2
1.22
1.48
8.9%
11.6%
5.5%
8.7%
1.63
1.34
0.7%
1.6%
RP
8.2
2.42
1.62
8.3%
19.8%
12.5%
6.9%
0.67
2.78
2.1%
2.1%
BEG
NN2
SP
6.2
2.70
1.46
0.0%
10.2%
5.4%
7.9%
0.00
1.29
11
5
SP
717.2
1.31
1.42
11.4%
33.1%
5.2%
25.0%
2.20
1.57
1.4%
2.4%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
49.0
1.55
1.33
9.1%
10.1%
6.5%
6.2%
1.40
1.62
2.2%
1.1%
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
550.0
1.26
1.43
11.2%
40.0%
4.9%
30.5%
2.27
1.58
1.3%
3.1%
1
Cleveland Cubs
SP
69.0
1.51
1.45
12.9%
11.9%
5.8%
8.9%
2.22
1.34
1.6%
1.0%
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
46.1
1.34
1.38
13.4%
11.4%
5.3%
7.5%
2.50
1.53
0.5%
1.2%
1
South All Stars
-
3.1
1.80
1.78
18.8%
28.2%
6.3%
5.6%
3.00
5.00
6.3%
2.8%



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
NEG
IND
SP
10
46
94
16
42
2
NEG
NNL
SP
18
73
136
31
52
1
CCU
NNL
SP
12
309
287
44
86
19
4
5
8
18
40
1
3
3
.300
.343
.446
.789
NEG
SP
12
71
67
51
89
0
2
5
1
13
53
1
1
1
1.328
1.272
1.612
2.884
SP
18
459
423
46
116
16
3
3
11
19
53
3
14
19
.274
.310
.348
.658
NEG
NN2
SP
9
233
216
23
50
8
1
2
4
13
39
1
3
1
.231
.278
.306
.584
CEG
NN2
SP
8
221
203
21
51
7
1
4
6
10
20
3
5
2
.251
.296
.355
.651
WEG
NN2
SP
12
292
269
29
69
9
3
2
6
16
26
1
6
0
.257
.301
.335
.635
RP
3
48
40
15
15
2
2
1
1
6
4
1
1
0
.375
.468
.600
1.068
BEG
NN2
SP
2
12
16
2
0
0
11
5
SP
111
1864
1711
399
783
70
21
27
44
159
350
17
40
28
.273
.318
.386
.704
 
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
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
83
1121
1035
292
579
34
10
15
25
115
261
10
24
16
.254
.296
.350
.646
1
Cleveland Cubs
SP
12
309
287
44
86
19
4
5
8
18
40
1
3
3
.300
.343
.446
.789
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
8
187
169
20
52
8
1
1
3
10
25
2
6
7
.308
.354
.385
.738
1
South All Stars
-
1
16
14
4
5
0
1
1
1
1
3
1
0
0
.357
.438
.714
1.152

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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