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Jim Willis



Jim Willis
(Cannonball)

Born: birthplace unknown


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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NNL
SP
7
18
15
5
5
1
0
0
3
0
1
1
1
.333
.412
.400
.812
129
NEG
IND
SP
12
36
34
2
11
1
1
0
4
0
0
0
2
.324
.324
.412
.735
127
NEG
NNL
SP
21
54
53
7
9
1
1
0
2
0
0
0
1
.170
.170
.226
.396
5
CCU
NNL
SP
12
30
30
3
9
3
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
.300
.300
.400
.700
92
NEG
SP
14
46
43
4
9
3
0
0
4
1
1
0
2
.209
.227
.279
.506
54
SP
18
42
39
5
9
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
2
.231
.250
.256
.506
40
NEG
NN2
SP
10
23
20
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
.200
.200
.200
.400
10
CEG
NN2
SP
9
24
22
1
6
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.273
.304
.318
.623
53
WEG
NN2
SP
13
30
26
1
7
1
0
0
2
0
3
0
1
.269
.345
.308
.653
70
RP
4
5
5
2
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.600
.600
.600
1.200
187
BEG
NN2
SP
2
4
4
2
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
172
11
5
SP
122
312
291
33
74
12
2
0
25
1
7
1
13
.254
.274
.309
.584
62
162 Game Average
414
386
44
98
16
3
0
33
2
9
1
17
.254
.274
.309
.584
62
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
7
18
15
5
5
1
0
0
3
0
1
1
1
.333
.412
.400
.812
129
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
94
247
231
21
55
7
2
0
16
1
5
0
11
.238
.254
.286
.540
51
1
Cleveland Cubs
SP
12
30
30
3
9
3
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
.300
.300
.400
.700
92
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
8
15
13
4
4
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
1
.308
.357
.385
.742
106
1
South All Stars
-
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
114



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBB
NNL
18
.364
.320
5.6%
6.4%
0.0%
1.2%
.067
.108
NEG
IND
36
.320
.304
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.088
.079
NEG
NNL
54
.176
.338
0.0%
8.0%
0.0%
1.1%
.057
.116
CCU
NNL
30
.325
.345
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.9%
.100
.097
NEG
46
.227
.300
2.2%
5.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.070
.086
42
.228
.329
2.4%
7.1%
0.0%
1.1%
.026
.114
NEG
NN2
23
.166
.340
0.0%
8.0%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.097
CEG
NN2
24
.280
.366
4.2%
9.0%
0.0%
1.5%
.045
.141
WEG
NN2
30
.308
.350
10.0%
8.8%
0.0%
1.7%
.038
.126
5
.554
.366
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
2.0%
.000
.160
BEG
NN2
4
.471
.341
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.112
11
5
312
.262
.331
2.2%
7.6%
0.0%
1.1%
.055
.107
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Birmingham Black Barons
18
.364
.320
5.6%
6.4%
0.0%
1.2%
.067
.108
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
247
.241
.329
2.0%
7.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.048
.107
1
Cleveland Cubs
30
.325
.345
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.9%
.100
.097
1
Philadelphia Stars
15
.329
.334
6.7%
8.0%
0.0%
1.0%
.077
.102
1
South All Stars
2
.457
.401
0.0%
3.8%
0.0%
2.6%
.000
.203

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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