Bill Byrd - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Byrd



William Byrd


Born: July 15, 1907 in Canton, GA
Died: January 4, 1991 in Philadelphia, PA
          (83 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 210
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Notes:


• Buried: Ivy Hill Cemetery (Philadelphia, PA)


Fielding
Glossary
Pitcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
CBB
NN2
25
13
95.0
6
35
2
1
.953
.937
3.88
2.79
CRS
NN2
26
11
58.2
2
22
1
1
.960
.967
3.68
2.83
CEG
NN2
27
7
4
35.0
0
9
0
0
1.000
.953
2.31
2.58
WEG
NN2
28
16
10
96.0
3
35
0
1
1.000
.956
3.56
2.55
EAS
EWA
28
1
0
3.0
0
0
0
0
1.000
0.00
0.50
WEG
NN2
29
9
7
53.2
2
18
0
1
1.000
.959
3.35
2.76
BEG
NN2
30
13
9
83.1
2
25
1
2
.964
.946
2.92
2.53
BEG
NN2
31
11
BEG
NLP
31
2
BEG
NLC
31
2
EAS
EWA
31
2
2
7.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.29
1.59
BEG
NN2
33
13
89.0
EAS
EWA
33
1
0
1.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
1.000
9.00
2.50
BEG
NN2
34
17
BEG
NN2
35
17
129.2
8
39
1
4
.979
.927
3.26
2.41
PS
NN2
35
2
5.1
0
3
0
0
1.000
.927
5.06
2.41
SAS
NSA
35
1
6.0
0
3
0
0
1.000
1.000
4.50
3.44
BEG
NN2
36
10
62.0
PS
NN2
36
1
7.0
EAS
EWA
36
1
0
2.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
1.000
4.50
2.12
BEG
NN2
37
17
NST
NvM
37
1
0
2.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.857
4.50
1.96
BEG
NN2
38
16
EAS
EWA
38
2
0
4.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
1.000
4.50
2.38
BEG
NN2
39
16
14
120.1
4
32
4
0
.900
.947
2.69
2.48
BEG
NN2
40
17
12
123.1
4
32
3
2
.923
.936
2.63
2.31
BEG
NLC
40
2
1
14.1
1
1
0
0
1.000
.846
1.26
1.43
15
7
221
59
997.2
32
260
12
12
.961
.944
2.63
2.11


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
Team Lg
CEG
NN2
27
4
WEG
NN2
28
2
WEG
NN2
29
8
NAS
IND
29
1
BEG
NN2
30
2
BEG
NN2
36
3
BEG
NN2
37
7
EAS
EWA
37
1
BEG
NN2
38
7
BEG
NN2
39
6
BEG
NN2
40
10
BEG
NLC
40
1
9
3
52


Glossary
Right Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
CBB
NN2
25
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.962
1.00
1.77
-0.5
-57.7
-0.4
-0.1
CRS
NN2
26
3
18.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.969
1.00
1.70
-1.3
-70.5
-1.1
-0.1
CEG
NN2
27
5
3
28.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.939
0.96
1.75
-1.0
-37.3
-0.8
-0.3
WEG
NN2
28
1
0
1.0
0
0
0
0
.951
0.00
1.80
-0.1
-129.3
-0.1
-0.0
BEG
NN2
30
1
1
9.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.953
2.00
1.85
0.1
14.0
0.2
-0.1
BEG
NN2
31
1
BEG
NN2
33
1
BEG
NN2
34
2
BEG
NN2
35
9
61.2
9
1
0
0
1.000
.931
1.46
1.54
-0.5
-7.3
-0.4
-0.0
9
3
24
4
126.2
17
1
0
0
1.000
.942
1.28
1.65
-3.3
-26.0
-2.7
-0.6


Glossary
Left Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
CBB
NN2
25
1
4.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.950
2.25
1.64
0.1
35.4
0.2
-0.0
CRS
NN2
26
3
22.1
7
1
0
0
1.000
.939
3.22
1.54
1.9
84.2
1.4
0.5
WEG
NN2
28
4
3
28.0
9
0
0
0
1.000
.955
2.89
1.80
2.0
69.7
2.2
-0.2
WEG
NN2
29
2
1
12.1
4
0
0
0
1.000
.944
2.92
1.65
1.2
93.6
1.2
-0.1
BEG
NN2
30
5
5
39.1
10
0
0
0
1.000
.946
2.29
1.76
1.7
42.0
1.7
-0.1
BEG
NN2
33
1
BEG
NN2
34
1
BEG
NN2
35
3
25.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.937
0.36
1.70
-2.6
-102.8
-2.3
-0.2
8
3
20
9
131.0
32
1
0
0
1.000
.945
2.27
1.71
4.2
32.1
4.3
-0.1


Glossary
Center Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
CBB
NN2
25
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.957
1.00
2.25
-0.9
-100.1
-0.8
-0.1
CRS
NN2
26
1
3.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.980
3.00
2.16
0.0
1.2
0.0
-0.0
CEG
NN2
27
1
0
2.0
0
0
0
0
.956
0.00
2.39
-0.3
-130.8
-0.2
-0.0
WEG
NN2
28
1
1
9.0
2
0
1
0
.667
.959
2.00
2.31
-0.3
-29.7
-0.2
-0.1
BEG
NN2
33
1
BEG
NN2
34
3
BEG
NN2
35
5
45.0
9
0
3
0
.750
.962
1.80
2.34
-1.9
-42.2
-1.6
-0.3
7
3
13
1
68.0
13
0
4
0
.765
.962
1.72
2.32
-3.3
-48.9
-2.9
-0.4


Glossary
Third Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
CEG
NN2
27
2
1
10.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.922
0.90
2.79
-0.9
-94.2
-0.9
1
1
2
1
10.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.922
0.90
2.79
-0.9
-94.2
-0.9


Glossary
Second Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
WEG
NN2
29
2
2
15.0
3
8
0
2
1.000
.953
6.60
5.68
1.3
84.1
1.3
1
1
2
2
15.0
3
8
0
2
1.000
.953
6.60
5.68
1.3
84.1
1.3


Glossary
Pinch Runner
Team Lg
WEG
NN2
29
1
BEG
NN2
37
1
2
1
2


Glossary
First Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
BEG
NN2
33
1
BEG
NN2
35
1
2.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.979
13.50
10.50
-0.1
-41.2
-0.1
2
1
2
2.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.979
13.50
10.50
-0.1
-41.2
-0.1



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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