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 Breakdown by Position

Multi-Stint Seasons:



C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
Team Lg Pos
CBB
NN2
25
SP
1
0.1
1
-0.9
1
-0.5
13
CRS
NN2
26
SP
3
1.9
1
0.0
3
-1.3
11
CEG
NN2
27
RF
2
-0.9
1
-0.3
5
-1.0
4
7
28
SP
4
2.0
1
-0.3
1
-0.1
2
17
29
SP
2
1.3
2
1.2
9
1
9
BEG
NN2
30
SP
5
1.7
1
0.1
2
13
MULT
31
SP
1
17
33
SP
1
1
1
1
14
BEG
NN2
34
SP
1
3
2
17
MULT
35
SP
1
-0.1
3
-2.6
5
-1.9
9
-0.5
20
MULT
36
SP
3
12
MULT
MULT
37
SP
8
1
18
38
SP
7
18
BEG
NN2
39
SP
6
16
BEG
40
SP
11
19
15
8
SP
2
-0.1
2
1.3
2
-0.9
20
4.2
13
-3.3
24
-3.3
52
2
221
 
Team Lg Pos
1
vs Major Leaguers
1
15
Negro Leagues
2
-0.1
2
1.3
2
-0.9
20
4.2
13
-3.3
24
-3.3
52
2
220
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Columbus Blue Birds
SP
1
0.1
1
-0.9
1
-0.5
13
1
Cleveland Red Sox
RP
3
1.9
1
0.0
3
-1.3
11
13
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
2
-0.1
2
1.3
2
-0.9
16
2.2
11
-2.4
20
-1.5
50
2
185
6
East All Stars
RP
1
7
1
NNL All Stars II
-
1
1
South All Stars
RP
1
2
Philadelphia Stars
SP
3
1
Negro All Stars
-
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