Will Owens - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Will Owens



William John Owens
(Bill)

Born: November 14, 1901 in Indianapolis, IN
Died: May 5, 1999 in Indianapolis, IN
          (97 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 170
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Notes:


• Buried: Holy Cross and Saint Joseph Cemetery (Indianapolis, IN)


Wins Above Replacement

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Team Lg Pos
WP
IND
21
SS
28
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
WP
ECL
22
SS
30
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
NNL
23
SS
184
-0.9
-1.2
0.0
0.0
0.3
NNL
24
SS
33
-0.1
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
ECL
25
SS
28
0.2
-0.2
0.4
0.0
0.0
CTG
NNL
26
SS
9
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
DS
NNL
29
SS
52
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
AB2
NSL
30
SS
19
2.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
-0.5
0.0
ID
NN2
31
SS
7
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
9
10
SS
390
2.0
-0.9
-1.7
0.8
-0.5
0.6
162 Game Average
552
2.2
-1.2
-2.4
1.1
-0.7
0.8
 
Team Lg Pos
2
SS
26
2.0
0.1
0.4
0.1
-0.5
0.0
1
SS
174
-0.9
-1.1
0.0
0.0
0.3
1
SS
17
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
1
SS
10
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
1
SS
9
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
1
SS
52
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
1
-
27
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
1
-
11
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
1
SS
6
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
2
SS
58
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1

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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