Bill Powell - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Powell



William Henry Powell


Born: May 8, 1919 in Comer, GA
Died: August 21, 2004 in Birmingham, AL
          (85 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 195
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Elmwood Cemetery (Birmingham, AL)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
27
SP
3
9
9
1
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.222
.222
.333
.556
63
BBB
NAL
28
SP
3
8
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
.000
.375
.000
.375
5
MULT
29
SP
11
27
25
7
9
1
0
0
3
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
1
.360
.385
.400
.785
117
3
2
SP
17
44
39
8
11
2
0
0
5
0
0
4
0
0
1
0
1
.282
.349
.333
.682
84
162 Game Average
419
372
76
105
19
0
0
48
0
0
38
0
0
10
0
162
.282
.349
.333
.682
84
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Birmingham Black Barons
SP
16
43
38
8
11
2
0
0
5
0
4
0
0
1
.289
.357
.342
.699
89
1
West All Stars
RP
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBB
NAL
9
.260
.329
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.111
.078
BBB
NAL
8
.292
.352
37.5%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
MULT
27
.365
.343
3.7%
8.9%
0.0%
0.9%
.040
.105
3
2
44
.331
.341
9.1%
8.8%
0.0%
0.8%
.051
.098
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
3
Birmingham Black Barons
43
.338
.344
9.3%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.053
.100
1
West All Stars
1
.000
.218
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.048

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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