Joe Williams - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Joe Williams



Joseph Williams
(Cyclone Joe; Smokey Joe; Cíclon)


Born: April 6, 1886 in Seguin, TX
Died: February 25, 1951 - 64 years old

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'3"
Wt: 190
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1999
• Buried: Lincoln Memorial Cemetery (Suitland, MD)
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All-Time Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
5
1916
1919
3.0
7
1916
1923
2.9
1
1918
1918
-0.1
1
1916
1916
-0.2
Center Field Yrs First Last
9
1916
1923
4.2

Right Field Yrs First Last
1
1920
1920
0.6
1
1918
1918
0.4
1
1919
1919
0.3
1
1919
1919
0.2
1
1918
1918
0.1
Shortstop Yrs First Last
4
1916
1918
0.7
1
1916
1916
0.1
1
1919
1919
0.1
1
1921
1921
0.1
1
1918
1918
0.1
Second Base Yrs First Last
3
1921
1923
1.0
1
1923
1923
0.6
1
1916
1916
0.3
1
1918
1918
0.1
1
1923
1923
-0.1
Third Base Yrs First Last
2
1917
1918
0.9
1
1923
1923
0.7
2
1918
1919
0.6
2
1918
1920
0.4
1
1916
1916
0.3
First Base Yrs First Last
5
1916
1920
2.8
7
1916
1923
1.9
1
1923
1923
0.9
3
1920
1922
0.2
1
1918
1918
0.0
 
Catcher Yrs First Last
8
1916
1923
3.0
3
1916
1918
0.6
3
1916
1917
0.3
2
1919
1921
0.3
1
1918
1918
0.2
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
9
1916
1923
22.6
1
1916
1916
2.5
1
1923
1923
2.1
1
1923
1923
1.8
1
1923
1923
1.7
3
1917
1919
1.0
2
1922
1923
1.0
2
1921
1922
0.8
3
1917
1919
0.7
1
1918
1918
0.6
1
1919
1919
0.5
1
1916
1916
0.5
2
1916
1918
0.4
1
1921
1921
0.2
1
1917
1917
0.1
1
1917
1917
0.1
2
1919
1920
-0.1
1
1919
1919
-0.1
2
1917
1918
-0.1
3
1916
1920
-0.2
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
2
1917
1919
0.0
1
1920
1920
-0.1
2
1920
1921
-0.4
1
1921
1921
-0.7
1
1918
1918
-0.8

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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