Bill Killefer - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Killefer



William Lavier Killefer
(Reindeer Bill)

Born: October 10, 1887 in Bloomingdale, MI
Died: July 3, 1960 in Elsmere, DE
          (72 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 170
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Notes:


• Buried: Prospect Hill Cemetery (Paw Paw, MI)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
PHI
CvM
24
C
9
36
33
4
8
3
0
0
3
2
1
1
2
1
1
0
.242
.286
.333
.619
107
1
1
C
9
36
33
4
8
3
0
0
3
2
1
1
2
1
1
0
.242
.286
.333
.619
107
162 Game Average
648
594
72
144
54
0
0
54
36
18
18
36
18
18
0
.242
.286
.333
.619
107



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
PHI
CvM
36
.298
.294
2.8%
8.1%
5.6%
10.2%
0.50
0.80
0.0%
0.3%
.091
.072
1
1
36
.298
.294
2.8%
8.1%
5.6%
10.2%
0.50
0.80
0.0%
0.3%
.091
.072

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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, 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