Sammy Williams - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Sammy Williams



Samuel Clarence Williams
(Sammy C; Sad Sam)

Born: October 13, 1922 in Ketona, AL
Died: August 8, 2007 in San Jose, CA
          (84 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 175
Biographical
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Notes:


• High School: Hooper HS (Birmingham, AL)
• Buried: Mountain View Cemetery (Pueblo, CO)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
24
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
6.2
8
7
13
0
1
5
0
0
0
34
9.45
47
BBB
25
SP
1
1
.500
5
4
0
0
0
28.2
20
17
39
3
13
16
0
0
0
129
5.34
77
2
1
RP
1
2
.333
6
5
0
0
0
35.1
28
24
52
3
14
21
0
0
0
163
6.11
67
162 Game Average
6
12
.333
37
31
0
0
0
218.1
173
148
321
19
87
130
0
0
0
1008
6.11
67



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NAL
24
SP
6.2
2.10
1.55
14.7%
12.1%
2.9%
9.4%
5.00
1.28
0.0%
0.8%
BBB
25
SP
28.2
1.81
1.48
12.4%
15.8%
10.1%
9.7%
1.23
1.54
2.3%
1.1%
2
1
RP
35.1
1.87
1.49
12.9%
14.1%
8.6%
9.5%
1.50
1.49
1.8%
1.0%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
24
SP
1
34
33
8
13
1
2
0
0
0
1
5
0
0
0
0
.394
.412
.545
.957
BBB
25
SP
5
129
115
20
39
8
2
3
0
0
13
16
0
0
1
3
.339
.406
.522
.928
2
1
RP
6
163
148
28
52
9
4
3
0
0
14
21
0
0
1
3
.351
.407
.527
.934

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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