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)


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
8
1938
1946
8.9
2
1947
1948
4.2
1
1947
1947
2.5
3
1935
1943
1.0
1
1943
1943
0.1
Center Field Yrs First Last
11
1937
1948
15.1
4
1943
1946
1.7
1
1933
1933
1.6
1
1941
1941
1.1
1
1943
1943
0.3

Right Field Yrs First Last
7
1935
1945
7.7
5
1936
1944
2.6
3
1935
1937
1.7
3
1939
1945
0.9
1
1948
1948
0.5
Shortstop Yrs First Last
8
1939
1948
6.0
4
1933
1937
1.4
3
1944
1946
1.1
6
1935
1948
0.5
4
1936
1946
0.4
Second Base Yrs First Last
7
1935
1946
6.9
3
1946
1948
5.8
2
1943
1944
2.2
3
1939
1946
0.6
2
1938
1943
0.4
Third Base Yrs First Last
3
1939
1946
1.9
12
1935
1947
1.1
4
1941
1944
0.8
1
1936
1936
0.8
2
1947
1948
0.7
First Base Yrs First Last
7
1935
1944
4.0
5
1936
1948
2.8
6
1938
1946
2.5
1
1933
1933
0.4
6
1939
1946
0.1
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
7
1937
1945
5.8
4
1936
1939
2.2
2
1943
1944
0.7
5
1936
1946
0.5
1
1933
1933
0.4
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
15
1933
1948
33.0
9
1937
1948
7.6
9
1935
1946
5.4
5
1935
1941
5.2
3
1946
1948
4.6
6
1943
1948
3.6
2
1944
1945
3.5
4
1935
1939
3.1
3
1933
1942
2.5
9
1934
1945
2.2
1
1947
1947
2.0
1
1939
1939
1.9
3
1943
1946
1.9
1
1946
1946
1.8
4
1939
1943
1.8
2
1944
1945
1.7
1
1944
1944
1.6
2
1941
1942
1.3
2
1937
1938
1.2
2
1943
1944
1.0
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1934
1934
0.7
1
1934
1934
0.5
1
1934
1934
0.4
1
1938
1938
0.3
1
1935
1935
0.3
1
1943
1943
0.2
3
1939
1944
0.2
2
1945
1946
0.2
1
1941
1941
0.2
1
1936
1936
0.2
1
1941
1941
0.1
2
1943
1944
0.1
1
1936
1936
0.1
1
1936
1936
0.1
1
1948
1948
0.1
1
1943
1943
0.0
1
1943
1943
-0.0
1
1943
1943
-0.0
1
1936
1936
-0.1
1
1936
1936
-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