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)


Teams
Team Lg Pos
NNL
25
RF
2
55
27
0
.671
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
27
CF
8
6
36
0
.143
Westwood Field (Dayton, OH)
NNL
27
CF
5
40
50
1
.444
Washington Park (Indianapolis, IN)
NNL
28
CF
7
14
38
0
.269
Hooper Field (Cleveland, OH)
EAS
29
SS
4
4
6
0
.400
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
IND
30
SS
3
3
4
0
.429
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
EAS
31
RF
1
45
15
1
.750
Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
IND
32
SS
2
34
21
1
.618
Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
EWL
33
CF
2
42
31
1
.575
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
EWL
33
CF
6
23
41
0
.359
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC)
NN2
34
SS
3
15
14
3
.517
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
NN2
38
LF
6
21
39
1
.350
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
10
8
CF
302
322
8
.484
0
0
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago American Giants
RF
55
27
0
.671
0
0
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
CF
40
50
1
.444
0
0
1
Dayton Marcos
CF
6
36
0
.143
0
0
1
Cleveland Hornets
CF
14
38
0
.269
0
0
2
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SS
7
10
0
.412
0
0
4
Homestead Grays
RF
136
81
6
.627
0
0
1
Washington Pilots
CF
23
41
0
.359
0
0
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
-
21
39
1
.350
0
0

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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