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
101
MULT
26
SS
12
48
42
5
14
1
1
1
7
0
0
5
0
1
.333
.404
.476
.880
130
NLG
ANL
27
SS
66
276
240
34
60
12
2
1
29
5
1
27
0
0
9
.250
.326
.329
.655
54
NLG
EAS
28
SS
51
203
178
35
49
8
4
3
22
1
0
13
1
0
12
.275
.325
.416
.740
67
HIL
IND
29
SS
49
181
163
20
40
4
3
2
21
0
0
10
3
0
8
.245
.289
.344
.633
76
NBY
IND
30
SS
28
117
108
13
29
7
1
0
18
4
8
0
1
.269
.319
.352
.671
78
NBY
IND
31
SS
14
61
57
6
11
2
0
0
4
1
3
0
1
.193
.233
.228
.461
32
NBY
IND
32
SS
22
80
67
8
16
3
0
2
15
1
9
0
4
.239
.329
.373
.702
111
NN2
33
SS
36
129
112
11
24
5
0
0
11
1
12
1
0
5
.214
.290
.259
.549
39
NN2
34
2B
40
135
118
13
33
4
0
5
21
0
0
11
0
0
6
.280
.341
.441
.782
97
10
9
SS
349
1321
1165
156
300
48
14
14
154
17
1
107
5
0
49
.258
.320
.359
.679
73
162 Game Average
613
541
72
139
22
6
6
71
12
20
50
34
0
23
.258
.320
.359
.679
73
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Hilldale Club
SS
80
272
243
31
64
6
6
2
27
4
0
19
3
0
10
.263
.317
.362
.679
84
1
Colored All Stars
-
2
8
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.125
.000
.125
-66
1
Eastern League Stars
2B
2
7
6
1
3
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.500
.571
.667
1.238
212
1
Philadelphia Tigers
SS
8
33
29
4
11
0
1
1
5
0
0
3
0
1
.379
.438
.552
.989
162
2
New York Lincoln Giants
SS
117
479
418
69
109
20
6
4
51
6
1
40
1
0
21
.261
.325
.366
.691
59
3
New York Black Yankees
SS
64
258
232
27
56
12
1
2
37
6
20
0
6
.241
.302
.328
.629
78
1
Newark Eagles
-
35
128
111
11
23
5
0
0
11
1
12
1
0
5
.207
.285
.252
.537
36
2
New York Cubans
SS
2
6
5
2
4
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
.800
.800
.800
1.600
296
1
Philadelphia Stars
2B
39
130
114
11
30
4
0
5
19
0
0
11
0
0
5
.263
.328
.430
.758
91



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
HIL
ECL
91
.355
.349
9.9%
9.2%
0.0%
0.3%
29.07
0.0%
1.3%
.100
.121
MULT
48
.394
.343
10.4%
0.9%
7.9%
10.54
2.1%
1.4%
.143
.122
NLG
ANL
276
.305
.386
9.8%
9.9%
0.0%
0.2%
40.05
0.4%
1.4%
.079
.138
NLG
EAS
203
.313
.386
6.4%
9.0%
0.5%
0.7%
13.00
13.40
1.5%
1.7%
.140
.154
HIL
IND
181
.281
.327
5.5%
7.7%
1.7%
1.1%
3.33
6.78
1.1%
1.1%
.098
.113
NBY
IND
117
.309
.339
6.8%
7.5%
0.8%
9.15
0.0%
1.2%
.083
.122
NBY
IND
61
.221
.326
4.9%
7.8%
0.0%
1.0%
.035
.100
NBY
IND
80
.313
.304
11.3%
8.1%
2.5%
1.4%
.134
.105
NN2
129
.258
.357
9.3%
0.9%
0.8%
8.8%
12.00
10.05
0.0%
1.5%
.045
.137
NN2
135
.340
.356
8.1%
0.3%
0.0%
9.0%
33.04
3.7%
1.7%
.161
.129
10
9
1321
.306
.356
8.1%
8.7%
0.5%
0.6%
16.40
21.17
1.1%
1.4%
.101
.129
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Hilldale Club
272
.306
.334
7.0%
8.2%
1.1%
0.9%
6.33
14.24
0.7%
1.2%
.099
.116
1
Philadelphia Tigers
33
.431
.337
9.1%
7.6%
3.0%
1.5%
.172
.120
1
Eastern League Stars
7
.562
.357
14.3%
8.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.167
.126
1
Colored All Stars
8
.094
.357
12.5%
8.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.126
2
New York Lincoln Giants
479
.308
.386
8.4%
9.5%
0.2%
0.4%
40.00
28.76
0.8%
1.5%
.105
.145
3
New York Black Yankees
258
.290
.325
7.8%
7.8%
0.8%
1.2%
.086
.111
1
Newark Eagles
128
.253
.357
9.4%
8.8%
0.8%
0.9%
12.00
10.05
0.0%
1.5%
.045
.137
2
New York Cubans
6
.627
.362
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.4%
30.13
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.133
1
Philadelphia Stars
130
.331
.355
8.5%
8.9%
0.0%
0.3%
33.00
3.8%
1.7%
.167
.128

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