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Will McMurray



William Joseph McMurray


Born: February 26, 1882 in St. Louis, MO
Died: July 26, 1945 in Chicago, IL
          (63 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 150
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery (Alsip, IL)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
SPG
NOR
26
3B
3
10
8
2
1
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
.125
.300
.375
.675
128
SPG
WES
27
C
6
25
24
5
6
1
0
0
3
2
1
0
0
.250
.280
.292
.572
71
SLG
WES
29
C
9
19
14
1
2
0
0
0
0
1
1
2
2
.143
.294
.143
.437
23
WBS
30
C
4
15
13
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
.154
.214
.154
.368
10
WBS
31
C
13
45
42
3
4
1
0
1
2
0
3
0
0
.095
.156
.190
.346
-7
WBS
WES
32
3B
4
16
13
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
3
0
0
.077
.250
.077
.327
-9
WBS
WES
33
3B
3
11
9
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.111
.200
.111
.311
-2
7
3
C
42
141
123
13
17
2
1
1
7
3
12
2
4
0
.138
.226
.195
.421
23
162 Game Average
544
474
50
66
8
4
4
27
15
46
8
15
0
.138
.226
.195
.421
23
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Negro Leagues
39
132
114
13
16
2
1
1
7
3
12
2
4
.140
.234
.202
.436
26
2
vs Major Leagues
3
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-25
 
Team Lg Pos
2
St. Paul Gophers
3B
9
35
32
7
7
1
1
0
3
2
3
0
0
.219
.286
.313
.598
87
1
St. Louis Stars I
C
9
19
14
1
2
0
0
0
0
1
1
2
2
.143
.294
.143
.437
23
4
West Baden Sprudels
C
24
87
77
5
8
1
0
1
4
0
8
0
2
0
.104
.188
.156
.344
-4



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
SPG
NOR
10
.334
.294
20.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.250
.058
SPG
WES
25
.274
.314
4.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.6%
.042
.084
SLG
WES
19
.221
.332
5.3%
7.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.105
WBS
15
.170
.311
6.7%
6.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.089
WBS
45
.168
.339
6.7%
6.7%
2.2%
0.6%
.095
.097
WBS
WES
16
.199
.342
18.8%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
WBS
WES
11
.157
.308
9.1%
8.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.077
7
3
141
.209
.325
8.5%
7.1%
0.7%
0.6%
.057
.091
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
7
Negro Leagues
132
.216
.326
9.1%
7.2%
0.8%
0.7%
.061
.092
2
vs Major Leagues
9
.095
.316
0.0%
5.7%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.091
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
St. Paul Gophers
35
.291
.308
8.6%
6.6%
0.0%
0.6%
.094
.078
1
St. Louis Stars I
19
.221
.332
5.3%
7.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.105
4
West Baden Sprudels
87
.173
.331
9.2%
7.2%
1.1%
0.6%
.052
.095

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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