Bill Ford - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Ford



William Henry Ford


Born: April 5, 1880 in Urbana, OH
Died: September 1, 1962 in Cleveland, OH
          (82 years old)

Bats:
Throws:
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 165
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Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
LEL
WES
31
RF
10
34
31
3
10
3
0
0
2
0
2
0
1
.323
.364
.419
.783
138
COG
WES
35
SS
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2
2
RF
11
37
34
3
10
3
0
0
2
0
2
0
1
.294
.333
.382
.716
118
162 Game Average
545
501
44
147
44
0
0
29
0
29
0
15
.294
.333
.382
.716
118
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago Leland Giants
RF
10
34
31
3
10
3
0
0
2
0
2
0
1
.323
.364
.419
.783
138
1
Chicago Giants
SS
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
LEL
WES
34
.354
.301
5.9%
6.8%
0.0%
0.8%
.097
.095
COG
WES
3
.000
.295
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.073
2
2
37
.326
.301
5.4%
6.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.088
.093
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Chicago Leland Giants
34
.354
.301
5.9%
6.8%
0.0%
0.8%
.097
.095
1
Chicago Giants
3
.000
.295
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.073

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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