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
CEG
NN2
21
CF
26
114
99
14
29
3
4
3
18
3
12
1
2
.293
.375
.495
.870
117
22
CF
37
158
141
36
49
8
5
2
27
3
14
1
2
.348
.410
.518
.928
138
23
CF
34
140
133
24
50
6
11
6
34
0
6
0
1
.376
.403
.722
1.125
192
BEG
NN2
24
RF
29
127
114
19
34
7
2
3
28
2
9
1
3
.298
.355
.474
.829
119
BEG
MULT
25
RF
34
141
129
31
48
8
1
1
29
4
11
1
.372
.421
.473
.894
141
BEG
NN2
28
RF
50
208
186
28
59
12
4
1
34
3
19
3
.317
.380
.441
.821
140
BEG
NN2
31
RF
48
203
190
40
69
12
5
3
34
5
12
0
1
.363
.401
.526
.927
164
9
2
RF
327
1369
1246
229
413
68
38
22
235
29
95
6
22
.331
.382
.500
.882
138
162 Game Average
678
617
113
205
34
19
11
116
14
47
4
11
.331
.382
.500
.882
138
 
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
2
NNL All Stars
-
3
12
11
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.091
.167
.091
.258
-14



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
CEG
NN2
114
.382
.356
10.5%
8.8%
2.6%
1.5%
.202
.136
158
.417
.352
8.9%
8.9%
1.3%
1.6%
.170
.123
140
.475
.338
4.3%
8.1%
4.3%
1.4%
.346
.126
BEG
NN2
127
.367
.340
7.1%
9.3%
2.4%
1.5%
.175
.126
BEG
MULT
141
.413
.340
7.8%
8.5%
0.7%
1.8%
.101
.115
BEG
NN2
208
.385
.326
9.1%
9.6%
0.5%
1.0%
.124
.093
BEG
NN2
203
.431
.332
5.9%
8.6%
0.0%
330.50
1.5%
0.8%
.163
.089
9
2
1369
.396
.337
6.9%
8.5%
1.6%
1.3%
.169
.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
2
NNL All Stars
12
.139
.304
8.3%
6.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.098

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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