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Johnny Williams



John Joseph Williams Jr.
(Nature Boy)

Born: 1916 in Shreveport, LA


Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 210
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Notes:


• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
CIC
NAL
28
SP
2
3
.400
7
3
1
0
0
27.2
13
13
23
8
6
0
0
4.23
74
CIC
NAL
29
SP
0
3
.000
7
4
2
0
0
32.1
28
25
43
10
24
0
1
6.96
53
30
RP
0
1
.000
3
0
0
0
1
6.2
5
5
7
0
3
0
0
0
2
19
6.75
43
31
SP
4
2
.667
7
6
6
0
0
52.0
26
18
61
0
12
17
0
0
2
229
3.12
134
IC
NAL
32
SP
1
4
.200
7
4
4
0
0
40.1
35
27
44
2
16
11
0
0
5
191
6.02
82
5
2
RP
7
13
.350
31
17
13
0
1
159.0
107
88
178
2
49
58
0
0
10
439
4.98
80
162 Game Average
10
18
.350
44
24
18
0
1
225.1
152
125
252
5
69
82
0
0
14
1148
4.98
80
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Indianapolis Clowns
RP
7
13
.350
28
17
13
0
0
152.0
106
87
172
2
43
58
0
0
9
407
5.15
78
2
West All Stars
RP
0
0
3
0
0
0
1
7.0
1
1
6
0
6
0
0
0
1
32
1.29
193



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
CIC
NAL
28
SP
27.2
1.12
1.20
5.4%
11.7%
7.2%
6.9%
0.75
1.70
CIC
NAL
29
SP
32.1
1.64
1.33
16.1%
13.1%
6.7%
8.0%
2.40
1.65
30
RP
6.2
1.50
1.06
0.0%
14.6%
10.0%
7.8%
0.00
2.06
0.0%
31
SP
52.0
1.40
1.49
7.4%
13.3%
5.2%
9.1%
1.42
1.38
0.0%
0.4%
IC
NAL
32
SP
40.1
1.49
1.60
5.8%
13.0%
8.4%
9.7%
0.69
1.35
1.0%
0.9%
5
2
RP
159.0
1.43
1.42
8.2%
12.9%
6.9%
8.7%
1.18
1.51
0.5%
0.8%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
5
Indianapolis Clowns
RP
152.0
1.41
1.44
8.6%
12.8%
6.3%
8.7%
1.35
1.49
0.5%
0.9%
2
West All Stars
RP
7.0
1.71
1.00
0.0%
14.7%
18.8%
7.8%
0.00
2.01
0.0%
0.0%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
CIC
NAL
28
SP
7
13
23
8
6
0
CIC
NAL
29
SP
7
28
43
10
24
1
30
RP
3
19
17
5
7
0
0
0
1
0
3
0
0
2
0
1
1
.412
.522
.412
.934
31
SP
7
229
209
26
61
11
4
0
5
12
17
2
6
0
3
.292
.336
.383
.719
IC
NAL
32
SP
7
191
167
35
44
6
3
2
6
16
11
0
5
3
1
.263
.346
.371
.717
5
2
RP
31
439
393
107
178
17
7
2
12
0
49
58
0
10
9
1
5
.277
.339
.372
.710
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Indianapolis Clowns
RP
28
407
368
106
172
17
7
2
11
43
58
0
9
9
4
.280
.334
.380
.715
2
West All Stars
RP
3
32
25
1
6
0
0
0
1
0
6
0
0
1
0
1
1
.240
.394
.240
.634

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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