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Big Bill Smith



William T. Smith


Born: 1869 in TN


Bats:
Throws:
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 240
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Notes:


• College: Fisk University (Nashville, TN)
• Buried: Hurricane Hill (Dyer County, TN)
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Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
CBG
IND
29
1
1
9.0
5
2
0
0
1
0
1.000
.949
7.00
5.31
0.5
56.4
0.5
0.0
BRG
IND
35
1
1
9.0
7
2
0
0
0
0
1.000
.979
9.00
7.06
0.1
9.3
0.1
0.0
BRG
EAS
36
3
3
30.0
6
2
0
0
3
3
1.000
.957
2.40
5.22
-4.6
-152.7
-1.6
-3.0
QG
EAS
37
3
3
23.0
14
1
1
0
0
4
.938
.941
5.87
5.60
-0.7
-29.0
-0.7
0.0
NCO
EAS
37
1
1
8.0
4
0
0
1
0
6
1.000
.941
4.50
5.60
-0.4
-52.9
-0.4
0.0
CBG
NAC
38
11
11
97.0
54
15
6
0
1
10
.920
.946
6.40
5.95
-0.1
-0.8
-0.1
0.0
CBG
NAC
39
17
17
142.0
52
26
3
0
2
17
.963
.945
4.94
5.68
0.0
0.3
1.0
-1.0
PG
INT
40
3
26.2
10
2
0
0
0
0
1.000
.961
4.05
6.40
-0.5
-20.6
-0.5
0.0
NBS
EAS
41
1
5.0
3
1
0
0
0
4
1.000
.958
7.20
6.28
0.3
53.7
0.0
0.2
BRG
EAS
42
7
59.2
32
10
2
0
2
19
.955
.943
6.34
7.60
-1.3
-21.5
0.5
-1.7
MOH
EAS
44
2
17.0
8
3
1
1
0
3
.917
.959
5.82
7.11
1.5
89.2
0.5
1.0
BAS
WES
45
2
13.2
3
2
0
0
0
1
1.000
.973
3.29
6.60
0.5
33.7
-0.2
0.6
11
8
52
37
440.0
198
66
13
2
9
67
.953
.949
5.40
6.12
-4.7
-10.7
-0.9
-3.8


Glossary
First Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
CXG
IND
31
1
1
8.0
3
0
1
0
.750
.971
3.38
9.97
-1.1
-135.1
-1.1
QG
EAS
37
6
6
52.2
61
1
2
5
.969
.972
10.59
11.06
-0.4
-7.6
-0.4
ILL
WES
40
1
9.0
17
0
1
0
.944
.971
17.00
11.30
0.7
79.5
0.7
PG
INT
40
4
35.0
43
6
4
1
.925
.970
12.60
11.63
2.4
67.4
2.4
NBS
EAS
41
4
30.0
37
0
5
2
.881
.962
11.10
10.95
1.1
37.2
1.1
BRG
EAS
42
1
9.0
15
0
0
0
1.000
.971
15.00
10.44
0.1
7.6
0.1
CBG
EAS
43
1
8.0
9
0
0
0
1.000
.979
10.13
11.30
-0.8
-96.8
-0.8
MOH
EAS
44
2
17.0
18
1
0
1
1.000
.980
10.06
10.80
0.0
2.1
0.0
BAS
WES
45
7
58.1
68
4
2
3
.973
.976
11.11
11.14
-2.9
-50.3
-2.9
8
9
27
7
227.0
271
12
15
12
.950
.972
11.22
11.09
-0.9
-4.0
-0.9


Glossary
Right Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
CXG
EAS
34
5
5
43.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.933
0.42
1.04
-1.2
-27.2
-0.7
-0.4
CXG
IND
35
2
2
18.0
2
1
0
0
1.000
.976
1.50
1.49
-0.4
-22.0
-0.7
0.3
QG
EAS
37
4
4
32.0
1
0
2
0
.333
.892
0.28
1.24
-2.1
-64.5
-1.8
-0.3
CXG
EAS
37
3
3
23.0
2
1
0
0
1.000
.892
1.17
1.24
-0.1
-2.9
-0.5
0.4
CBG
NAC
39
1
1
4.0
0
0
0
0
.876
0.00
1.60
-0.5
-117.2
-0.4
-0.1
BRG
EAS
42
1
4.0
1
3
0
0
1.000
.915
9.00
1.66
2.0
495.9
0.2
1.8
BRG
EAS
43
1
0.2
0
0
0
0
.920
0.00
1.53
-0.1
-124.6
-0.1
0.0
6
4
17
15
124.2
8
5
2
0
.867
.919
0.94
1.23
-2.3
-18.2
-4.0
1.7


Glossary
Second Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
BRG
EAS
36
3
3
27.1
7
9
2
3
.889
.938
5.27
5.28
-0.6
-21.1
-0.6
CBG
NAC
39
3
3
25.0
6
7
0
1
1.000
.912
4.68
4.86
-0.7
-29.1
-0.7
2
2
6
6
52.1
13
16
2
4
.935
.925
4.99
5.08
-1.3
-24.9
-1.3


Glossary
Center Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
CXG
NvM
32
1
1
11.0
3
1
0
0
1.000
1.000
3.27
2.05
0.5
43.4
0.2
0.3
CXG
EAS
37
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.926
1.00
2.36
-0.8
-88.5
-0.6
-0.2
CBG
NAC
39
1
1
8.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.917
1.13
2.00
-0.7
-88.0
-0.6
-0.1
3
2
3
3
28.0
5
1
0
0
1.000
.953
1.93
2.13
-1.0
-36.5
-1.1
0.1


Glossary
Left Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
CBG
NAC
39
1
0
4.0
0
0
0
0
.940
0.00
2.01
-0.6
-160.5
-0.6
0.0
1
1
1
0
4.0
0
0
0
0
.000
.940
0.00
2.01
-0.6
-160.5
-0.6
0.0



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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.

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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

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