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Jim Willis



Jim Willis
(Cannonball)

Born: birthplace unknown


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All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
3
1928
1935
2.3
1
1928
1928
1.6
1
1939
1939
0.9
2
1937
1939
0.8
1
1931
1931
0.5
Center Field Yrs First Last
7
1932
1939
6.1
3
1932
1934
2.8
1
1928
1928
0.5
1
1929
1929
0.3
1
1933
1933
0.2

Right Field Yrs First Last
3
1935
1937
1.7
1
1933
1933
1.4
1
1932
1932
0.5
1
1928
1928
0.4
2
1930
1931
0.3
Shortstop Yrs First Last
8
1931
1939
1.8
3
1935
1937
0.9
1
1939
1939
0.5
1
1933
1933
0.4
4
1929
1933
0.4
Second Base Yrs First Last
6
1933
1939
3.5
4
1929
1932
1.8
1
1931
1931
0.6
1
1933
1933
0.4
1
1932
1932
0.1
Third Base Yrs First Last
6
1933
1939
4.4
1
1928
1928
1.8
1
1933
1933
1.5
1
1933
1933
0.7
1
1936
1936
0.7
First Base Yrs First Last
1
1928
1928
1.3
2
1929
1930
0.6
1
1932
1932
0.5
1
1939
1939
0.2
3
1932
1937
0.1
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
4
1933
1939
1.7
3
1932
1934
0.6
3
1929
1932
0.5
3
1928
1933
0.3
1
1930
1930
0.1
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
11
1928
1939
11.1
4
1935
1939
6.7
2
1928
1931
5.9
6
1932
1937
3.6
4
1934
1937
3.4
1
1928
1928
2.6
7
1929
1935
2.1
2
1928
1932
1.7
1
1933
1933
1.5
1
1939
1939
1.5
1
1937
1937
1.0
1
1931
1931
1.0
1
1933
1933
0.9
4
1930
1934
0.9
1
1939
1939
0.8
3
1935
1939
0.7
2
1937
1939
0.6
1
1933
1933
0.6
1
1928
1928
0.4
1
1937
1937
0.3
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1932
1932
0.9
1
1936
1936
0.2
1
1932
1932
0.1
1
1936
1936
0.1
1
1928
1928
0.0
1
1930
1930
0.0
2
1933
1935
-0.1
2
1928
1931
-0.1
1
1936
1936
-0.1
1
1928
1928
-0.1
1
1936
1936
-0.1
1
1939
1939
-0.1
1
1930
1930
-0.2
1
1928
1928
-0.4
2
1929
1930
-1.0

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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