Willie Simms - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Willie Simms



Willie Simms
(Jeep)

Born: December 23, 1908 in Shreveport, LA
Died: May 10, 2002 in Perris, CA
          (93 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 160
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Perris Valley Cemetery (Perris, CA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CT
IND
27
RF
8
27
25
3
8
0
0
0
2
0
1
1
0
.320
.370
.320
.690
90
MULT
MULT
28
CF
40
150
136
17
36
6
3
1
21
10
5
0
1
8
.265
.296
.375
.671
87
NAL
29
CF
19
92
83
12
21
3
1
0
7
2
6
0
3
.253
.303
.313
.617
83
CAG
NAL
30
CF
29
135
115
15
34
4
2
3
12
4
16
4
.296
.382
.443
.825
146
CAG
NAL
31
CF
17
75
67
12
14
4
0
1
4
1
8
0
.209
.293
.313
.607
95
KCM
NAL
32
LF
32
137
120
22
22
2
2
0
12
6
16
1
.183
.279
.233
.513
62
KCM
33
LF
40
188
173
26
34
4
3
0
7
3
12
0
3
.197
.249
.254
.503
57
34
LF
31
114
98
16
17
3
1
0
6
3
12
1
3
0
.173
.270
.224
.495
57
8
4
CF
216
918
817
123
186
26
12
5
71
29
76
0
3
22
0
.228
.296
.307
.603
82
162 Game Average
689
613
92
140
20
9
4
53
22
57
0
5
17
0
.228
.296
.307
.603
82
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Negro Leagues
214
913
813
123
186
26
12
5
71
29
75
0
3
22
0
.229
.296
.309
.605
83
1
vs Major Leagues
2
5
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.200
.000
.200
-34
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Cincinnati Tigers
RF
11
34
32
3
9
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
1
0
.281
.324
.281
.605
67
4
Chicago American Giants
CF
64
296
260
39
68
12
3
4
25
7
30
0
0
6
.262
.338
.377
.715
117
5
Kansas City Monarchs
CF
140
584
521
79
107
14
9
1
44
21
45
2
16
0
.205
.271
.273
.544
65
1
South All Stars
LF
1
4
4
2
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
169



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CT
IND
27
.342
.339
3.7%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.100
MULT
MULT
150
.294
.327
3.3%
7.6%
0.7%
0.9%
.110
.111
NAL
92
.286
.315
6.5%
7.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.060
.093
CAG
NAL
135
.379
.314
11.9%
8.9%
2.2%
0.8%
.148
.094
CAG
NAL
75
.302
.303
10.7%
8.7%
1.3%
0.6%
.104
.071
KCM
NAL
137
.259
.302
11.7%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.050
.077
KCM
188
.241
.302
6.4%
6.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.058
.081
114
.246
.302
10.5%
6.8%
0.0%
0.5%
.051
.075
8
4
918
.286
.310
8.3%
7.7%
0.5%
0.7%
.080
.087
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
8
Negro Leagues
913
.286
.310
8.2%
7.7%
0.5%
0.7%
.080
.087
1
vs Major Leagues
5
.144
.305
20.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.112
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Cincinnati Tigers
34
.299
.336
2.9%
7.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.103
4
Chicago American Giants
296
.336
.311
10.1%
8.4%
1.4%
0.7%
.115
.088
5
Kansas City Monarchs
584
.258
.308
7.7%
7.4%
0.2%
0.7%
.067
.086
1
South All Stars
4
.461
.341
0.0%
4.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.105

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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