Bill Handy - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Handy



William Oscar Handy
(Duckbreast; Scream)

Born: November 1, 1888 in New Orleans, LA
Died: April 8, 1945 in New Orleans, LA
          (56 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 175
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Notes:




Wins Above Replacement

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Team Lg Pos
NBS
EAS
21
SS
17
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
BRG
EAS
22
SS
62
0.2
0.6
-0.4
0.0
0.1
BRG
EAS
23
SS
78
0.7
0.4
0.3
0.0
0.1
BRG
EAS
24
SS
73
-0.4
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.1
BRG
EAS
25
2B
133
1.3
0.8
0.5
0.0
0.0
MULT
26
2B
161
-0.5
0.5
-1.1
0.0
0.1
SLG
WES
26
2B
65
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
BRK
FHL
27
2B
24
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
27
2B
124
0.7
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
BRK
FHL
28
2B
59
-0.7
-0.1
-0.6
0.0
0.0
EAS
28
2B
109
1.0
0.9
0.1
0.0
0.0
EAS
29
2B
61
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
AC
EAS
30
2B
85
0.7
0.8
-0.2
0.0
0.0
EAS
31
2B
139
-0.4
0.7
-1.2
0.0
0.1
AC
MULT
32
2B
263
0.0
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.1
PRS
IND
33
2B
34
0.5
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
13
10
2B
1487
2.9
5.4
-3.2
0.0
0.7
162 Game Average
658
1.3
2.4
-1.4
0.0
0.3
 
Team Lg Pos
1
vs Latin Leagues
161
-0.5
0.5
-1.1
0.0
0.1
13
Negro Leagues
1285
3.3
4.8
-2.2
0.0
0.6
1
vs Major Leagues
21
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
1
vs Semipros
20
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
 
Team Lg Pos
1
2B
22
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
5
2B
544
0.7
2.0
-1.6
0.0
0.3
7
2B
554
3.4
2.7
0.4
0.0
0.3
2
2B
83
-0.5
0.0
-0.5
0.0
0.0
1
2B
90
-0.2
0.5
-0.7
0.0
0.0
1
2B
5
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1
-
17
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
1
SS
49
-0.1
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.1
1
2B
34
0.5
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
2
2B
89
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
0.0
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