Wild Bill Wright - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Wild Bill Wright



Burnis Wright


Born: June 6, 1914 in Milan, TN
Died: August 3, 1996
in Aguascalientes, Mexico
          (82 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 6'4"
Wt: 220
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NEG
NN2
19
RF
33
131
126
16
41
6
4
1
16
3
3
1
1
.325
.346
.460
.806
118
NEG
NN2
20
RF
36
147
128
21
34
6
2
2
15
6
9
2
8
.266
.324
.391
.714
99
21
CF
27
115
100
14
29
3
4
3
18
3
0
12
0
0
1
2
0
0
.290
.372
.490
.862
116
MULT
MULT
22
CF
38
160
143
36
49
8
5
2
27
3
14
0
1
2
0
0
.343
.405
.510
.916
134
MULT
MULT
23
CF
35
145
138
26
52
7
11
6
34
1
0
6
0
0
0
1
0
0
.377
.403
.717
1.120
192
24
RF
31
136
123
21
37
8
2
3
29
2
0
9
0
0
1
3
0
0
.301
.353
.472
.825
119
MULT
25
RF
36
150
138
33
52
10
1
1
31
4
1
11
0
0
0
1
0
0
.377
.423
.486
.908
145
28
RF
52
218
195
29
63
13
4
1
37
3
0
19
2
0
0
4
0
1
.323
.383
.446
.829
142
31
RF
49
204
191
40
69
12
5
3
34
5
0
12
0
1
0
0
.361
.399
.524
.923
163
9
4
RF
337
1406
1282
236
426
73
38
22
241
30
1
95
2
0
6
23
0
1
.332
.381
.500
.881
139
162 Game Average
676
616
113
205
35
18
11
116
16
18
46
36
0
4
11
0
16
.332
.381
.500
.881
139
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
RF
324
1357
1235
229
412
68
38
22
235
29
94
6
22
.334
.384
.504
.887
140
1
West All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2
NNL All Stars
-
3
12
11
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.091
.167
.091
.258
-14
6
East All Stars
CF
9
36
35
7
13
5
0
0
6
1
1
0
2
0
0
1
0
1
.371
.371
.514
.886
148



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NEG
NN2
131
.357
.327
2.3%
6.4%
0.8%
1.1%
.135
.121
NEG
NN2
147
.319
.332
6.1%
7.7%
1.4%
0.8%
.125
.095
115
.379
.356
10.4%
0.0%
8.9%
2.6%
1.5%
.200
.136
MULT
MULT
160
.412
.352
8.8%
0.0%
8.9%
1.3%
1.6%
.168
.122
MULT
MULT
145
.474
.337
4.1%
0.0%
8.1%
4.1%
1.4%
.341
.126
136
.366
.340
6.6%
0.0%
9.4%
2.2%
1.5%
.171
.126
MULT
150
.419
.340
7.3%
0.0%
8.7%
0.7%
1.8%
.109
.114
218
.387
.327
8.7%
0.9%
9.7%
9.50
0.5%
1.0%
.123
.092
204
.428
.332
5.9%
0.0%
8.6%
1.5%
0.8%
.162
.089
9
4
1406
.396
.337
6.8%
8.6%
5.6%
1.4%
0.00
280.91
1.6%
1.2%
.168
.111
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
1357
.398
.337
6.9%
8.5%
1.6%
1.3%
.170
.111
1
West All Stars
1
.000
.330
0.0%
14.6%
0.0%
7.9%
1.86
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.069
2
NNL All Stars
12
.139
.304
8.3%
6.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.098
6
East All Stars
36
.403
.337
0.0%
11.0%
5.7%
9.0%
0.00
1.25
0.0%
1.1%
.143
.104

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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