Bill Yancey - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Yancey



William James Yancey
(Yank)

Born: April 2, 1902 in Philadelphia, PA
Died: April 13, 1971 in Marlton, NJ
          (69 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 165
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Notes:


• Buried: Sunset Memorial Park (Pennsauken, NC)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
HIL
ECL
25
SS
31
91
80
11
24
2
3
0
6
4
9
0
0
2
.300
.371
.400
.771
102
MULT
26
SS
12
48
42
5
14
1
1
1
7
0
0
5
0
1
.333
.404
.476
.880
137
NLG
ANL
27
SS
64
269
233
33
58
11
2
1
27
5
1
27
0
0
9
.249
.327
.326
.653
59
NLG
EAS
28
SS
50
199
174
35
49
8
4
3
22
1
13
0
12
.282
.332
.425
.757
72
HIL
IND
29
SS
41
153
137
20
38
4
3
2
20
0
0
9
3
0
7
.277
.322
.394
.716
100
NBY
IND
30
SS
27
112
103
11
27
6
1
0
18
4
8
0
1
.262
.315
.340
.655
78
NBY
IND
31
SS
14
61
57
6
11
2
0
0
4
1
3
0
1
.193
.233
.228
.461
29
NBY
IND
32
SS
22
80
67
8
16
3
0
2
15
1
9
0
4
.239
.329
.373
.702
122
NN2
33
SS
35
125
108
11
24
5
0
0
11
1
12
0
5
.222
.300
.269
.569
43
NN2
34
SS
34
122
106
13
32
4
0
5
20
0
11
0
5
.302
.368
.481
.849
116
10
9
SS
330
1260
1107
153
293
46
14
14
150
17
1
106
3
0
47
.265
.329
.369
.698
80
162 Game Average
619
543
75
144
23
7
7
74
12
32
52
49
0
23
.265
.329
.369
.698
80
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Hilldale Club
SS
72
244
217
31
62
6
6
2
26
4
0
18
3
0
9
.286
.340
.396
.737
101
1
Colored All Stars
-
2
8
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.125
.000
.125
-64
1
Eastern League Stars
2B
2
7
6
1
3
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.500
.571
.667
1.238
230
1
Philadelphia Tigers
SS
8
33
29
4
11
0
1
1
5
0
0
3
0
1
.379
.438
.552
.989
167
2
New York Lincoln Giants
SS
114
468
407
68
107
19
6
4
49
6
1
40
0
0
21
.263
.329
.369
.697
64
3
New York Black Yankees
SS
63
253
227
25
54
11
1
2
37
6
20
0
6
.238
.300
.322
.621
80
1
Newark Eagles
SS
34
124
107
11
23
5
0
0
11
1
12
0
5
.215
.294
.262
.556
40
2
New York Cubans
SS
2
6
5
2
4
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.800
.800
.800
1.600
301
1
Philadelphia Stars
SS
33
117
102
11
29
4
0
5
18
0
11
0
4
.284
.354
.471
.825
110



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
HIL
ECL
91
.355
.347
9.9%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
28.80
0.0%
1.3%
.100
.120
MULT
48
.394
.334
10.4%
0.9%
7.7%
10.18
2.1%
1.4%
.143
.118
NLG
ANL
269
.304
.372
10.0%
9.5%
0.0%
0.2%
38.49
0.4%
1.4%
.077
.133
NLG
EAS
199
.320
.385
6.5%
9.1%
1.5%
1.8%
.144
.151
HIL
IND
153
.315
.324
5.9%
7.5%
2.0%
1.1%
3.00
6.75
1.3%
1.1%
.117
.110
NBY
IND
112
.303
.332
7.1%
7.5%
0.9%
8.77
0.0%
1.2%
.078
.120
NBY
IND
61
.220
.332
4.9%
7.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.035
.103
NBY
IND
80
.313
.290
11.3%
7.7%
2.5%
1.4%
.134
.100
NN2
125
.267
.359
9.6%
8.9%
0.0%
1.5%
.046
.138
NN2
122
.370
.353
9.0%
9.0%
4.1%
1.6%
.179
.124
10
9
1260
.314
.351
8.4%
8.6%
0.6%
0.6%
15.00
23.00
1.1%
1.4%
.105
.126
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Hilldale Club
244
.330
.333
7.4%
8.1%
1.2%
0.8%
6.00
14.97
0.8%
1.1%
.111
.114
1
Philadelphia Tigers
33
.431
.332
9.1%
7.5%
3.0%
1.5%
.172
.118
1
Eastern League Stars
7
.562
.338
14.3%
8.2%
0.0%
1.3%
.167
.119
1
Colored All Stars
8
.094
.338
12.5%
8.2%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.119
2
New York Lincoln Giants
468
.311
.377
8.5%
9.3%
0.0%
0.2%
38.49
0.9%
1.6%
.106
.141
3
New York Black Yankees
253
.286
.319
7.9%
7.6%
0.8%
1.2%
.084
.110
1
Newark Eagles
124
.261
.359
9.7%
8.9%
0.0%
1.5%
.047
.138
2
New York Cubans
6
.628
.358
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.128
1
Philadelphia Stars
117
.362
.353
9.4%
9.0%
4.3%
1.6%
.186
.124

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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