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
36
142
137
18
44
6
4
1
18
3
2
2
1
.321
.340
.445
.786
115
NEG
NN2
20
RF
38
155
135
22
34
6
2
2
15
6
10
2
8
.252
.313
.370
.683
87
21
CF
32
138
123
17
38
5
5
3
21
5
0
12
2
0
1
2
0
0
.309
.375
.504
.879
115
MULT
MULT
22
CF
46
194
174
38
56
8
6
2
31
5
16
0
2
2
0
0
.322
.385
.471
.857
129
MULT
MULT
23
CF
40
167
159
28
59
9
11
7
38
1
0
7
0
0
0
1
0
0
.371
.398
.698
1.096
181
24
RF
31
136
123
21
37
8
2
3
29
2
0
9
0
0
1
3
0
0
.301
.353
.472
.825
117
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
144
MEX
26
CF
87
398
350
94
126
30
10
8
67
29
47
14
1
0
.360
.437
.571
1.009
160
ROM
MEX
27
CF
100
462
387
98
151
25
9
17
85
26
72
27
1
2
.390
.487
.633
1.120
179
28
RF
52
218
195
29
63
13
4
1
37
3
0
19
2
0
0
4
0
1
.323
.383
.446
.829
136
31
RF
49
204
191
40
69
12
5
3
34
5
0
12
0
1
0
0
.361
.399
.524
.923
157
11
6
CF
547
2364
2112
438
729
132
59
48
406
89
1
217
45
0
10
25
0
1
.345
.409
.532
.940
147
162 Game Average
700
625
130
216
39
17
14
120
30
18
64
34
0
3
7
0
16
.345
.409
.532
.940
147
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
355
1485
1358
246
448
77
40
23
253
34
1
97
4
0
7
23
0
1
.330
.378
.496
.874
133
2
vs Latin Leagues
187
860
737
192
277
55
19
25
152
55
119
41
2
2
.376
.464
.604
1.068
171
1
vs Major Leagues
5
19
17
0
4
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
0
.235
.316
.235
.551
87
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
RF
340
1426
1301
238
431
72
39
23
244
32
96
2
7
22
.331
.380
.500
.880
134
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 II
LF
10
41
38
1
8
0
1
0
4
1
2
0
1
0
.211
.268
.263
.531
75
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
142
1
Chihuahua
-
0
2
Diablos Rojos del México
CF
187
860
737
192
277
55
19
25
152
55
119
41
2
2
.376
.464
.604
1.068
171



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NEG
NN2
142
.350
.324
1.4%
6.4%
0.7%
1.1%
.124
.118
NEG
NN2
155
.308
.339
6.5%
8.0%
1.3%
0.8%
.119
.097
138
.386
.364
8.7%
0.9%
1.4%
9.0%
6.00
10.30
2.2%
1.5%
.195
.140
MULT
MULT
194
.387
.338
8.2%
0.6%
0.0%
8.4%
27.05
1.0%
1.5%
.149
.119
MULT
MULT
167
.462
.340
4.2%
0.5%
0.0%
8.2%
58.59
4.2%
1.5%
.327
.131
136
.366
.342
6.6%
0.0%
9.5%
2.2%
1.5%
.171
.127
MULT
150
.419
.342
7.3%
0.0%
8.8%
0.7%
1.8%
.109
.115
MEX
398
.453
.353
11.8%
10.2%
3.5%
9.4%
3.36
0.92
2.0%
1.2%
.211
.127
ROM
MEX
462
.505
.375
15.6%
11.1%
5.8%
8.6%
2.67
1.30
3.7%
1.1%
.243
.123
218
.387
.334
8.7%
0.9%
9.9%
9.50
0.5%
1.0%
.123
.094
204
.428
.340
5.9%
0.0%
8.8%
1.5%
0.8%
.162
.092
11
6
2364
.423
.349
9.2%
9.2%
3.3%
5.4%
3.40
54.71
2.0%
1.2%
.187
.117
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Negro Leagues
1485
.392
.341
6.5%
8.6%
0.8%
0.8%
8.50
120.90
1.5%
1.3%
.166
.113
2
vs Latin Leagues
860
.481
.365
13.8%
10.3%
4.8%
9.3%
2.90
1.12
2.9%
1.1%
.228
.125
1
vs Major Leagues
19
.269
.273
5.3%
6.3%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.095
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
1426
.395
.341
6.7%
8.6%
0.4%
0.3%
16.50
131.39
1.6%
1.3%
.168
.114
1
West All Stars
1
.000
.382
0.0%
16.5%
0.0%
7.2%
2.29
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.078
2
NNL All Stars II
41
.251
.279
4.9%
6.2%
0.0%
1.9%
4.19
0.0%
0.6%
.053
.090
6
East All Stars
36
.403
.348
0.0%
11.5%
5.7%
8.8%
0.00
1.31
0.0%
1.1%
.143
.107
1
Chihuahua
0
.000
2
Diablos Rojos del México
860
.481
.365
13.8%
10.3%
4.8%
9.3%
2.90
1.12
2.9%
1.1%
.228
.125

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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