Chester Williams - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Chester Williams



Chester Arthur Williams
(Ches)

Born: May 25, 1906 in Beaumont, TX
Died: December 25, 1952 in Lake Charles, LA
          (46 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• Buried: Hi-Mount Cemetery (Lake Charles, LA)
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Teams
Team Lg Pos
NNL
24
SS
8
30
55
1
.353
Lewis Park (Memphis, TN)
NNL
24
SS
4
54
54
0
.500
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
25
SS
3
32
34
1
.485
Washington Park (Indianapolis, IN)
IND
25
SS
3
8
6
0
.571
Ammon Field (Pittsburgh, PA), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
IND
26
SS
3
55
36
2
.604
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
NSL
26
SS
7
25
32
4
.439
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
EWL
26
SS
2
42
31
1
.575
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
NvM
26
PR
1
5
2
0
.714
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
NN2
27
SS
3
15
14
3
.517
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
NN2
27
SS
2
51
36
2
.586
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
NN2
28
2B
2
52
29
3
.642
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
EWA
28
2B
1
1
0
0
1.000
No Home Ballpark
NN2
29
SS
1
51
27
3
.654
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
EWA
29
SS
1
1
0
0
1.000
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NLC
29
SS
1
4
3
0
.571
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
NN2
30
SS
1
48
33
2
.593
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
EWA
30
SS
1
1
0
0
1.000
No Home Ballpark
NvM
30
SS
1
4
1
0
.800
No Home Ballpark
NN2
31
SS
6
21
39
1
.350
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
IND
31
SS
4
2
3
0
.400
No Home Ballpark
EWA
31
2B
1
1
0
0
1.000
No Home Ballpark
NN2
32
SS
4
28
26
1
.519
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
EWA
32
2B
1
1
1
0
.500
Polo Grounds (New York, NY)
NN2
33
SS
5
24
29
1
.453
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
NLP
33
SS
3
2
3
0
.400
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
MEX
34
SS
5
45
41
0
.523
Estadio Revolución (Torre?n, CO, Mexico)
MEX
35
2B
4
45
56
0
.446
Estadio Revolución (Torre?n, CO, Mexico)
NN2
35
SS
1
51
24
2
.680
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
NN2
36
SS
1
64
23
3
.736
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
WS
36
SS
2
0
4
0
.000
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
13
10
SS
763
642
30
.543
5
0
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago American Giants
SS
54
54
0
.500
0
0
1
Memphis Red Sox
SS
30
55
1
.353
0
0
2
Indianapolis ABCs II
SS
57
66
5
.463
0
0
8
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SS
323
237
14
.577
3
0
4
Homestead Grays
SS
172
96
9
.642
2
0
4
East All Stars
2B
4
1
0
.800
0
0
1
West All Stars
-
1
0
0
1.000
0
0
2
NNL All Stars II
SS
6
4
0
.600
0
0
1
Philadelphia Stars
SS
26
32
1
.448
0
0
2
Algonoderos de Unión Laguna
SS
90
97
0
.481
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.

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