Bill Evans - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Evans



William Demont Evans Jr.
(Happy; Gray Ghost; Hawk)

Born: March 30, 1899 in Louisville, KY
Died: August 23, 1986 in Los Angeles, CA
          (87 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 160
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Notes:


• College: Livingstone College (Salisbury, NC)
• Buried: Paradise Memorial Park Cemetery (Santa Fe Springs, CA)


Fielding Breakdown by Position

Multi-Stint Seasons:



C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
Team Lg Pos
CAG
NNL
25
RF
2
0.0
5
-1.3
1
NNL
27
CF
3
0.5
31
3.2
CHT
NNL
28
CF
2
1
26
1
BRG
EAS
29
SS
7
-2.5
1
-0.3
1
1.2
BRG
IND
30
SS
4
1
HG
EAS
31
RF
3
2.5
2
-0.9
11
5.0
39
1.8
HG
IND
32
SS
6
-2.6
30
-10.6
6
2.6
1
EWL
33
CF
8
-3.1
10
-2.8
4
1.2
2
4.6
32
4.6
1
1.5
1
HG
NN2
34
SS
1
-0.8
4
0.5
5
1.8
4
-1.1
1
0.9
PC
NN2
38
LF
2
0.2
10
8
CF
18
-3.9
14
-2.3
52
-10.1
14
4.2
110
14.2
47
4.1
3
1
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago American Giants
RF
2
0.0
5
-1.3
1
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
CF
3
0.5
7
3.7
1
Dayton Marcos
CF
24
-0.5
1
Cleveland Hornets
CF
2
1
26
1
2
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SS
11
-2.5
2
-0.3
1
1.2
4
Homestead Grays
RF
11
-0.8
14
-2.3
35
-8.8
3
0.0
34
13.6
41
4.2
1
1
Washington Pilots
CF
7
-3.1
4
1.2
1
3.8
19
-2.6
1
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
-
2
0.2

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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