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
120
NEG
NN2
20
RF
38
155
135
22
34
6
2
2
15
6
10
2
8
.252
.313
.370
.683
88
21
CF
27
115
100
14
29
3
4
3
18
3
0
12
0
0
1
2
0
0
.290
.372
.490
.862
109
MULT
MULT
22
CF
38
160
143
36
49
8
5
2
27
3
14
0
1
2
0
0
.343
.405
.510
.916
140
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
199
24
RF
31
136
123
21
37
8
2
3
29
2
0
9
0
0
1
3
0
0
.301
.353
.472
.825
122
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
143
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
167
9
4
RF
339
1414
1289
237
426
73
38
22
241
30
1
96
2
0
6
23
0
1
.330
.380
.497
.877
138
162 Game Average
676
616
113
204
35
18
11
115
16
18
46
36
0
4
11
0
16
.330
.380
.497
.877
138
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
RF
326
1365
1242
230
412
68
38
22
235
29
95
6
22
.332
.382
.501
.883
139
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
6
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
122



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NEG
NN2
131
.357
.324
2.3%
6.3%
0.8%
1.1%
.135
.120
NEG
NN2
155
.308
.338
6.5%
8.0%
1.3%
0.8%
.119
.096
115
.379
.366
10.4%
0.0%
9.1%
2.6%
1.5%
.200
.140
MULT
MULT
160
.412
.345
8.8%
0.0%
8.7%
1.3%
1.6%
.168
.120
MULT
MULT
145
.474
.329
4.1%
0.0%
8.0%
4.1%
1.4%
.341
.124
136
.366
.336
6.6%
0.0%
9.3%
2.2%
1.5%
.171
.124
MULT
150
.419
.343
7.3%
0.0%
8.8%
0.7%
1.8%
.109
.115
218
.387
.335
8.7%
0.9%
9.9%
9.50
0.5%
1.0%
.123
.094
204
.428
.328
5.9%
0.0%
8.5%
1.5%
0.8%
.162
.088
9
4
1414
.394
.337
6.8%
8.6%
5.6%
1.3%
0.00
275.42
1.6%
1.2%
.167
.111
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
1365
.396
.337
7.0%
8.5%
1.6%
1.3%
.169
.111
1
West All Stars
1
.000
.353
0.0%
15.2%
0.0%
7.6%
2.00
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.081
2
NNL All Stars
12
.139
.248
8.3%
5.4%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.079
6
East All Stars
36
.403
.374
0.0%
12.2%
5.7%
8.4%
0.00
1.46
0.0%
1.1%
.143
.113

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James