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Johnny Williams



John Joseph Williams Jr.
(Nature Boy)

Born: 1916 in Shreveport, LA


Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 210
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Notes:


• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
CIC
NAL
28
SP
2
3
.400
7
3
1
0
0
27.2
13
13
23
8
6
0
0
4.23
74
CIC
NAL
29
SP
1
4
.200
11
6
4
0
0
54.2
41
34
69
4
15
29
0
0
0
246
5.60
69
30
RP
0
1
.000
3
0
0
0
1
6.2
5
5
7
0
3
0
0
0
2
19
6.75
42
31
SP
5
2
.714
9
7
7
0
1
62.1
34
23
70
0
16
20
0
0
2
274
3.32
136
IC
NAL
32
SP
1
4
.200
7
4
4
0
0
40.1
35
27
44
2
16
11
0
0
5
191
6.02
83
5
2
SP
9
14
.391
37
20
16
0
2
191.2
128
102
213
6
58
66
0
0
9
730
4.79
86
162 Game Average
11
17
.391
44
24
19
0
2
228.2
153
122
254
9
69
79
0
0
11
1079
4.79
86
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
9
14
.391
34
20
16
0
1
184.2
127
101
207
6
52
66
0
0
8
698
4.92
84
2
West All Stars
RP
0
0
3
0
0
0
1
7.0
1
1
6
0
6
0
0
0
1
32
1.29
190



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
CIC
NAL
28
SP
27.2
1.12
1.20
5.4%
11.7%
7.2%
6.9%
0.75
1.70
CIC
NAL
29
SP
54.2
1.54
1.32
11.8%
12.8%
6.1%
7.7%
1.93
1.67
1.6%
0.7%
30
RP
6.2
1.50
1.06
0.0%
14.6%
10.0%
7.8%
0.00
2.06
0.0%
31
SP
62.1
1.38
1.56
7.3%
13.1%
5.8%
9.5%
1.25
1.25
0.0%
0.4%
IC
NAL
32
SP
40.1
1.49
1.61
5.8%
13.0%
8.4%
9.7%
0.69
1.34
1.0%
0.9%
5
2
SP
191.2
1.41
1.43
7.7%
12.7%
6.8%
8.7%
1.14
1.48
0.8%
0.8%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
5
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
184.2
1.40
1.45
8.0%
12.6%
6.3%
8.8%
1.27
1.46
0.9%
0.8%
2
West All Stars
RP
7.0
1.71
1.00
0.0%
14.7%
18.8%
7.8%
0.00
2.01
0.0%
0.0%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
CIC
NAL
28
SP
7
13
23
8
6
0
CIC
NAL
29
SP
11
246
227
41
69
6
4
4
2
15
29
0
0
4
4
.304
.347
.419
.766
30
RP
3
19
17
5
7
0
0
0
1
0
3
0
0
2
0
1
1
.412
.522
.412
.934
31
SP
9
274
249
34
70
12
4
0
6
0
16
20
0
2
7
0
4
.281
.330
.361
.691
IC
NAL
32
SP
7
191
167
35
44
6
3
2
6
16
11
0
5
3
1
.263
.346
.371
.717
5
2
SP
37
730
660
128
213
24
11
6
15
0
58
66
0
9
14
1
10
.283
.339
.380
.719
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
34
698
635
127
207
24
11
6
14
0
52
66
0
8
14
9
.285
.336
.386
.722
2
West All Stars
RP
3
32
25
1
6
0
0
0
1
0
6
0
0
1
0
1
1
.240
.394
.240
.634

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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

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James