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Johnny Williams



John Henry Williams
(Stringbean)

Born: May 1, 1918 in Shreveport, LA
Died: May 4, 1986 in Shreveport, LA
          (68 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'4"
Wt: 180
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Lincoln Memorial Park (Shreveport, LA)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
25
RP
0
1
.000
1
0
0
0
0
1.2
5
2
4
0
3
1
0
0
14
10.80
34
NAL
26
SP
2
3
.400
8
3
1
0
0
30.1
13
13
24
0
8
7
0
0
0
123
3.86
85
CIC
NAL
27
SP
1
4
.200
11
6
4
0
0
54.2
41
34
69
4
15
29
0
0
0
246
5.60
72
28
SP
1
1
.500
5
2
1
0
1
18.2
9
8
18
0
7
5
0
0
2
78
3.86
95
29
SP
5
2
.714
9
7
7
0
1
62.1
34
23
70
0
16
20
0
0
2
274
3.32
147
IC
NAL
30
SP
1
4
.200
7
4
4
0
0
40.1
35
27
44
2
16
11
0
0
5
191
6.02
85
6
3
RP
10
15
.400
41
22
17
0
2
208.0
137
107
229
6
65
73
0
0
9
926
4.63
92
162 Game Average
11
16
.400
44
24
18
0
2
224.2
148
115
247
6
70
79
0
0
10
999
4.63
92
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
0
1
.000
2
0
0
0
0
4.1
5
2
5
0
3
1
0
0
0
23
4.15
89
5
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
10
14
.417
36
22
17
0
1
196.2
131
104
218
6
56
72
0
0
8
871
4.76
91
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
193



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NAL
25
RP
1.2
4.20
1.29
7.1%
11.8%
21.4%
7.1%
0.33
1.65
0.0%
0.5%
NAL
26
SP
30.1
1.05
1.25
5.7%
12.4%
6.5%
7.3%
0.88
1.73
0.0%
0.3%
CIC
NAL
27
SP
54.2
1.54
1.36
11.8%
12.7%
6.1%
7.9%
1.93
1.60
1.6%
0.7%
28
SP
18.2
1.34
1.29
6.4%
14.7%
9.0%
7.8%
0.71
1.77
0.0%
0.3%
29
SP
62.1
1.38
1.59
7.3%
13.0%
5.8%
9.4%
1.25
1.25
0.0%
0.5%
IC
NAL
30
SP
40.1
1.49
1.63
5.8%
13.0%
8.4%
9.6%
0.69
1.35
1.0%
1.0%
6
3
RP
208.0
1.41
1.46
7.9%
12.7%
7.0%
8.8%
1.12
1.48
0.6%
0.7%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
2
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
4.1
1.85
1.28
4.3%
12.0%
13.0%
7.2%
0.33
1.68
0.0%
0.4%
5
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
196.2
1.39
1.48
8.3%
12.7%
6.4%
8.8%
1.29
1.46
0.7%
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
BBB
NAL
25
RP
1
14
11
5
4
1
1
0
1
3
1
0
0
.364
.500
.636
1.136
NAL
26
SP
8
123
114
13
24
2
0
0
1
0
8
7
0
0
1
2
.211
.262
.228
.490
CIC
NAL
27
SP
11
246
227
41
69
6
4
4
2
15
29
0
0
4
4
.304
.347
.419
.766
28
SP
5
78
69
9
18
2
1
0
1
0
7
5
0
2
0
1
3
.261
.342
.319
.661
29
SP
9
274
249
34
70
12
4
0
6
16
20
0
2
7
0
4
.281
.330
.361
.691
IC
NAL
30
SP
7
191
167
35
44
6
3
2
6
16
11
0
5
3
1
.263
.346
.371
.717
6
3
RP
41
926
837
137
229
29
13
6
17
0
65
73
0
9
15
1
14
.274
.332
.361
.693
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
2
23
20
5
5
1
1
0
1
0
3
1
0
0
0
1
.250
.348
.400
.748
5
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
36
871
792
131
218
28
12
6
15
0
56
72
0
8
15
12
.275
.329
.364
.693
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.

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, 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