Bill Yancey - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Yancey



William James Yancey
(Yank)

Born: April 2, 1902 in Philadelphia, PA
Died: April 13, 1971 in Marlton, NJ
          (69 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 165
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Notes:


• Buried: Sunset Memorial Park (Pennsauken, NC)


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
5
1930
1935
4.7
2
1931
1935
2.7
1
1936
1936
0.7
1
1936
1936
0.5
1
1928
1928
0.3
Center Field Yrs First Last
2
1930
1936
3.5
6
1927
1936
3.3
2
1935
1936
3.0
1
1935
1935
1.3
3
1928
1936
1.2

Right Field Yrs First Last
3
1931
1936
8.6
2
1929
1930
6.5
3
1934
1936
1.2
1
1935
1935
0.3
1
1936
1936
0.2
Shortstop Yrs First Last
1
1927
1927
0.6
1
1936
1936
0.3
1
1935
1935
-0.1
10
1927
1936
-0.9
Second Base Yrs First Last
4
1929
1934
4.7
4
1930
1934
3.8
3
1932
1936
2.6
2
1935
1936
0.9
2
1935
1936
0.6
Third Base Yrs First Last
4
1927
1936
2.6
4
1929
1934
2.5
3
1929
1932
0.9
1
1936
1936
0.8
1
1935
1935
0.7
First Base Yrs First Last
1
1935
1935
1.8
5
1932
1936
1.3
2
1929
1930
1.2
1
1936
1936
1.2
1
1927
1927
0.6
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
2
1927
1931
2.4
2
1927
1931
0.7
3
1930
1936
0.6
1
1935
1935
0.4
2
1929
1930
0.3
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
5
1929
1934
7.9
5
1929
1934
6.3
3
1927
1931
5.0
4
1927
1931
4.1
7
1928
1936
3.6
2
1927
1931
3.1
2
1934
1935
3.0
1
1935
1935
2.0
2
1935
1936
2.0
2
1927
1931
1.9
2
1935
1936
1.4
2
1928
1935
1.3
2
1931
1936
1.2
1
1930
1930
1.0
4
1928
1933
1.0
1
1928
1928
1.0
1
1936
1936
0.9
1
1935
1935
0.9
1
1936
1936
0.8
1
1936
1936
0.5
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
2
1929
1936
0.6
1
1933
1933
0.5
2
1933
1934
0.1
1
1935
1935
0.1
1
1928
1928
0.0
1
1935
1935
0.0
1
1931
1931
-0.2
1
1927
1927
-0.3
2
1933
1934
-0.5
1
1936
1936
-0.8
1
1929
1929
-0.8
1
1935
1935
-0.8

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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