Willis Flournoy - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Willis Flournoy



Willis Jefferson Flournoy
(Pud; Lefty; Jesse)

Born: August 9, 1895 in Monticello, GA
Died: November 22, 1964 deathplace unknown
          (69 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 221
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Notes:


• Buried: Beverly National Cemetery (Beverly, NJ)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SS
7
1919
1932
MULT
10.5
6.4
2.6
0.0
1.5
2
CF
5
1919
1923
HIL
6.2
6.6
0.3
0.0
-0.7
3
LF
3
1929
1931
BBS
6.0
5.5
0.7
0.0
-0.3
4
1B
2
1929
1930
BBS
5.8
5.4
0.5
0.0
-0.1
5
2B
4
1925
1928
BRG
5.5
5.3
0.0
0.0
0.2
6
SP
3
1920-21
1929
MULT
4.8
0.0
0.1
4.7
-0.0
7
SP
7
1920-21
1928
BRG/BAG
4.8
0.2
-0.0
4.6
-0.0
8
C
5
1919
1923
HIL/BAG
4.7
5.3
-1.0
0.0
0.4
9
CF
6
1923
1928
BRG
3.6
3.8
0.2
0.0
-0.3
10
3B
3
1920
1922
HIL
3.3
0.4
2.5
0.0
0.4
11
SP
2
1920
1921
HIL
3.3
0.2
-0.1
3.2
-0.0
12
RF
5
1919
1923
HIL
3.3
2.0
1.9
0.0
-0.6
13
SP
2
1923
1929
MULT
3.2
-0.1
-0.2
3.6
-0.1
14
SP
4
1923
1931
BBS/HIL
3.2
-0.4
0.2
3.4
-0.1
15
SP
7
1920
1926
BRG/HIL
3.1
0.2
-0.2
3.3
-0.2
16
C
2
1923
1930
HIL/BBS
2.6
2.5
-0.1
0.0
0.2
17
CF
4
1929
1932
BBS
2.4
2.3
0.4
0.0
-0.4
18
SP
5
1919
1923
HIL/BAG
2.3
1.1
-0.1
1.4
-0.1
19
3B
5
1923
1927
BRG
2.1
0.9
0.8
0.0
0.4
20
SP
1
1924
1924
BRG
2.1
0.2
0.0
1.9
0.0
21
SP
4
1929
1932
BBS
2.0
-0.6
0.0
2.6
0.0
22
SP
4
1925
1928
BRG
1.9
-0.2
0.0
2.1
-0.0
23
SP
1
1923
1923
HIL
1.7
0.4
0.0
1.4
0.0
24
SS
1
1923
1923
HIL
1.7
1.5
0.0
0.0
0.3
25
RF
1
1931
1931
BBS
1.7
2.1
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
26
RF
6
1919
1929
MULT
1.6
2.4
0.7
-1.3
-0.3
27
SP
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
1.5
-0.3
0.0
1.9
0.0
28
C
4
1923
1926
BRG
1.5
1.4
-0.1
0.0
0.2
29
SP
1
1930
1930
BBS
1.4
-0.0
0.0
1.4
0.0
30
SP
2
1929
1932
BBS
1.4
-0.0
-0.1
1.5
-0.0
31
SP
1
1932
1932
BBS
1.4
0.1
0.0
1.3
0.0
32
1B
3
1923
1925
BRG
1.4
1.7
0.0
0.0
-0.3
33
2B
7
1919
1925
HIL/BRG
1.3
-0.4
1.1
0.0
0.6
34
CF
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
1.3
0.8
0.5
0.0
-0.0
35
LF
4
1920
1932
HIL/BBS
1.3
1.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
36
SP
1
1931
1931
BBS
1.1
-0.3
0.0
1.4
0.0
37
1B
5
1919
1923
BAG/HIL
1.1
1.6
0.2
0.0
-0.7
38
CF
2
1924
1926
BRG
1.1
1.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
39
3B
3
1921
1923
HIL
1.0
0.8
-0.2
0.0
0.5
40
SP
1
1932
1932
BBS
1.0
-0.1
-0.2
1.4
-0.1
41
1B
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
1.0
1.0
0.1
0.0
-0.2
42
SS
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
1.0
1.0
-0.3
0.0
0.2
43
2B
1
1920
1920
HIL
0.9
0.8
0.1
0.0
0.0
44
1B
1
1930
1930
BBS
0.9
0.6
0.3
0.0
-0.0
45
LF
1
1923
1923
HIL
0.8
1.0
0.0
0.0
-0.2
46
SP
1
1922
1922
HIL
0.8
0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
47
LF
1
1919
1919
HIL
0.8
0.5
0.3
0.0
-0.1
48
3B
2
1919
1929
BBS/HIL
0.7
0.1
0.5
0.0
0.1
49
2B
2
1927
1932
BRG/BBS
0.7
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.3
50
RF
2
1929
1932
BBS
0.7
1.1
-0.2
0.2
-0.3
51
C
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
0.6
0.2
0.5
0.0
0.0
52
C
6
1920
1927
BRG/HIL
0.6
-0.2
0.6
0.0
0.3
53
SP
1
1930
1930
BBS
0.6
-0.1
-0.1
0.8
-0.0
54
SP
1
1930
1930
BBS
0.6
-0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
55
RF
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
0.6
0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.0
56
C
1
1919
1919
HIL
0.5
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.1
57
SP
1
1930
1930
BBS
0.5
-0.0
-0.1
0.6
-0.0
58
C
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
0.5
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.0
59
SP
3
1921
1931
BBS/HIL
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
60
1B
1
1923
1923
HIL
0.4
0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.2
61
SP
1
1923
1923
HIL
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
62
2B
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
63
LF
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
0.4
0.1
0.4
0.0
-0.0
64
CF
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
0.4
0.3
0.3
0.0
-0.1
65
RF
2
1919
1920
HIL
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
-0.1
66
RP
1
1928
1928
BRG
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
67
LF
2
1931
1932
BBS
0.4
0.5
0.2
0.0
-0.3
68
1B
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
0.4
0.2
0.2
0.0
-0.0
69
SS
5
1923
1927
BRG
0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.7
70
2B
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
71
RF
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.0
72
SP
1
1932
1932
BBS
0.3
-0.0
0.1
0.3
-0.0
73
RF
1
1930
1930
BBS
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
74
LF
1
1928
1928
BRG
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
75
LF
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
0.3
0.5
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
76
CF
2
1931
1932
BBS
0.3
-0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
77
LF
2
1927
1928
BRG
0.2
0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.1
78
LF
1
1930
1930
BBS
0.2
0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
79
C
1
1919
1919
HIL
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
80
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
81
-
1
1929
1929
BBS
0.2
-0.1
0.3
0.0
-0.0
82
2B
1
1926
1926
BRG
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
83
3B
1
1923
1923
BRG
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
84
SP
1
1932
1932
BBS
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
85
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
86
SP
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
87
RP
1
1932
1932
BBS
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
88
SS
1
1927
1927
BRG
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
89
3B
1
1930
1930
BBS
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
90
1B
1
1932
1932
BBS
0.1
0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
91
C
1
1929
1929
BBS
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
92
2B
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
93
RP
1
1923
1923
HIL
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
94
LF
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
95
SP
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
96
CF
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
97
3B
3
1927
1932
BRG/BBS
0.1
3.0
-3.2
0.0
0.3
98
1B
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
99
3B
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
0.1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
100
LF
1
1930
1930
BBS
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.0
101
3B
1
1928
1928
BRG
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
102
3B
2
1923-24
1931
BBS/ALM
0.1
0.5
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
103
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
104
2B
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
105
2B
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.0
0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.1
106
3B
1
1932
1932
BBS
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
107
LF
1
1932
1932
BBS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
108
-
1
1923
1923
BRG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
-
1
1927
1927
BRG
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
110
-
1
1929
1929
BBS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
111
1B
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
112
SS
1
1920
1920
HIL
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
113
2B
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
114
SP
1
1929
1929
BBS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
-0.0
115
RF
1
1919
1919
HIL
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
116
-
1
1932
1932
BBS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
117
RF
1
1932
1932
BBS
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
118
SP
1
1919
1919
HIL
-0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
119
-
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
120
LF
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
121
RP
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.3
-0.0
122
3B
1
1927
1927
BRG
-0.0
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
123
RP
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
124
RP
1
1930
1930
BBS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
125
SP
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
126
-
1
1927
1927
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
127
-
1
1932
1932
BBS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
128
SS
1
1920
1920
HIL
-0.1
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.1
129
1B
2
1921
1932
BBS/HIL
-0.1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
130
RP
1
1932
1932
BBS
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
131
SP
4
1919
1928
BRG/HIL
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
132
2B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
133
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
134
RP
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
135
1B
1
1930
1930
BBS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
136
CF
1
1919
1919
HIL
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
137
-
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
138
2B
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
139
SP
1
1932
1932
BBS
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
140
RP
1
1923
1923
HIL
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
141
RF
2
1927
1928
BRG
-0.2
0.3
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
142
LF
1
1930
1930
BBS
-0.2
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
143
3B
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
-0.2
-0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
144
-
1
1932
1932
BBS
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
145
C
2
1920
1921
HIL
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
146
-
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.2
-0.3
0.1
-0.0
0.0
147
SP
2
1929
1930
BBS
-0.2
0.1
-0.0
-0.3
-0.0
148
1B
2
1927
1928
BRG
-0.2
0.4
-0.4
0.0
-0.2
149
LF
1
1928
1928
BRG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
150
C
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
151
-
1
1932
1932
BBS
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
152
SS
1
1928
1928
BRG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
153
SP
1
1932
1932
BBS
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
154
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
155
3B
1
1930
1930
BBS
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
156
-
1
1929
1929
BBS
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
157
3B
1
1919
1919
HIL
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
158
CF
2
1923
1926
BRG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
159
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.3
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
160
2B
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
161
SP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.4
-0.1
-0.1
-0.2
-0.0
162
-
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
163
SS
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
-0.4
0.6
-1.1
0.0
0.1
164
CF
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
-0.4
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
165
-
1
1927
1927
BRG
-0.4
-0.1
-0.0
-0.3
-0.0
166
C
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
-0.5
-0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.0
167
LF
4
1923
1926
BRG
-0.5
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
168
2B
4
1923
1931
BBS/HIL
-0.5
-1.3
0.2
0.0
0.6
169
3B
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
-0.5
-0.1
-0.5
0.0
0.1
170
2B
2
1921
1922
HIL
-0.5
0.3
-0.8
0.0
0.0
171
SP
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.5
0.3
-0.1
-0.7
-0.0
172
2B
1
1920-21
1920-21
BAG
-0.5
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
173
SS
3
1921
1923
HIL
-0.5
-0.8
0.1
0.0
0.2
174
LF
1
1923
1923
BRG
-0.6
0.1
0.0
-0.7
-0.0
175
RF
1
1923
1923
BRG
-0.6
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
176
RF
1
1925
1925
BRG
-0.7
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
177
C
4
1929
1932
BBS
-0.7
-1.7
0.6
0.0
0.4
178
-
1
1932
1932
BBS
-0.7
0.3
0.0
-0.9
0.0
179
RF
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
-0.7
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
180
1B
3
1926
1928
BRG
-0.7
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
-0.0
181
C
3
1930
1932
BBS
-0.8
0.8
-1.5
-0.3
0.1
182
LF
1
1923-24
1923-24
ALM
-0.9
-0.2
-0.5
0.0
-0.2
183
1B
3
1930
1932
BBS
-1.5
-0.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.5

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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, 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