Willie Ferrell - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Willie Ferrell



William O'Neal Ferrell
(Red)

Born: November 6, 1913 in Empire, AL


Bats:
Throws: L
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• High School: Birmingham HS (Birmingham, AL)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
23
SP
3
4
.429
10
8
5
0
0
55.1
49
35
64
3
22
24
0
0
4
256
5.69
77
JRC
NAL
24
SP
1
1
.500
3
2
2
0
0
25.2
12
7
23
1
11
9
0
1
109
2.45
152
25
SP
2
1
.667
3
2
2
0
0
23.2
12
11
23
8
9
0
4.18
109
HG
NN2
26
SP
2
1
.667
5
3
2
0
0
26.2
14
10
19
15
13
1
1
3.38
146
CAG
NAL
27
RP
2
0
1.000
4
1
1
1
0
20.2
13
12
24
5
7
1
1
5.23
71
CAG
NAL
28
SP
0
5
.000
6
5
2
0
0
33.2
23
15
42
11
14
0
0
4.01
102
CAG
NAL
29
RF
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
1
0
9.0
0
0
3
0
1
1
0
0
29
0.00
7
4
SP
11
12
.478
32
22
15
2
0
194.2
123
90
198
4
73
77
2
0
7
394
4.16
103
162 Game Average
14
15
.478
40
28
19
3
0
245.0
155
113
249
11
92
97
3
0
9
1072
4.16
103
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Birmingham Black Barons
SP
3
4
.429
10
8
5
0
0
55.1
49
35
64
3
22
24
0
0
4
256
5.69
77
2
Jacksonville Red Caps
SP
2
1
.667
4
2
2
0
0
31.2
12
7
26
1
12
12
0
1
109
1.99
188
2
Homestead Grays
SP
3
2
.600
7
5
4
0
0
44.1
26
21
39
22
19
1
1
4.26
115
3
Chicago American Giants
SP
3
5
.375
11
7
4
2
0
63.1
36
27
69
0
17
22
1
1
29
3.84
102



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NAL
23
SP
55.1
1.55
1.39
9.4%
14.0%
8.6%
7.6%
1.09
1.84
1.2%
0.9%
JRC
NAL
24
SP
25.2
1.32
1.31
8.3%
14.5%
10.1%
7.4%
0.82
1.96
0.9%
0.8%
25
SP
23.2
1.31
1.41
9.1%
11.8%
8.1%
8.0%
1.13
1.38
HG
NN2
26
SP
26.2
1.28
1.51
11.5%
11.2%
13.3%
9.2%
0.87
1.22
CAG
NAL
27
RP
20.2
1.40
1.22
7.8%
14.6%
5.6%
7.2%
1.40
2.03
CAG
NAL
28
SP
33.2
1.57
1.39
9.3%
12.1%
7.3%
7.4%
1.27
1.64
CAG
NAL
29
RF
9.0
0.44
1.28
3.4%
11.8%
3.4%
7.1%
1.00
1.66
0.0%
0.5%
7
4
SP
194.2
1.39
1.38
9.1%
13.0%
8.6%
7.7%
1.05
1.69
1.0%
0.9%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Birmingham Black Barons
SP
55.1
1.55
1.39
9.4%
14.0%
8.6%
7.6%
1.09
1.84
1.2%
0.9%
2
Jacksonville Red Caps
SP
31.2
1.20
1.30
9.2%
14.3%
9.2%
7.5%
1.00
1.90
0.9%
0.8%
2
Homestead Grays
SP
44.1
1.38
1.49
9.9%
10.8%
11.5%
8.7%
0.86
1.25
3
Chicago American Giants
SP
63.1
1.36
1.32
8.1%
12.9%
6.3%
7.3%
1.29
1.77
0.0%
0.5%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
23
SP
10
256
222
49
64
9
9
3
3
0
22
24
0
4
8
5
.288
.363
.450
.813
JRC
NAL
24
SP
3
109
95
12
23
4
1
1
4
11
9
1
2
2
.242
.327
.337
.664
25
SP
3
12
23
8
9
0
HG
NN2
26
SP
5
14
19
15
13
1
CAG
NAL
27
RP
4
13
24
5
7
1
CAG
NAL
28
SP
6
23
42
11
14
0
CAG
NAL
29
RF
1
29
28
0
3
1
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.107
.138
.143
.281
7
4
SP
32
394
345
123
198
14
10
4
7
0
73
77
0
7
10
7
.261
.336
.394
.730
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Birmingham Black Barons
SP
10
256
222
49
64
9
9
3
3
0
22
24
0
4
8
5
.288
.363
.450
.813
2
Jacksonville Red Caps
SP
4
109
95
12
26
4
1
1
4
12
12
1
2
2
.242
.327
.337
.664
2
Homestead Grays
SP
7
26
39
22
19
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
3
Chicago American Giants
SP
11
29
28
36
69
1
0
0
0
17
22
1
0
.107
.138
.143
.281

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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