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Bill Hoskins



William Charles Hoskins
(Big Bill)

Born: August 25, 1913 in Charleston, MS
Died: March 1975 deathplace unknown
          (61 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'3"
Wt: 190
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MULT
23
LF
14
50
46
10
18
3
1
1
12
1
3
0
1
.391
.429
.565
.994
186
MULT
24
LF
14
54
52
14
16
4
2
1
11
2
2
0
0
.308
.333
.519
.853
125
BEG
MULT
25
LF
33
132
119
28
48
7
2
2
29
2
11
2
.403
.454
.546
1.000
170
BEG
NN2
26
LF
45
177
158
32
55
8
4
6
37
7
15
4
.348
.405
.563
.968
154
27
LF
44
184
170
47
62
8
6
10
42
2
13
1
.365
.410
.659
1.069
210
BEG
NN2
28
LF
45
176
159
20
50
7
6
2
22
5
14
3
.314
.370
.472
.842
146
29
LF
37
155
142
15
40
4
3
0
23
1
10
2
1
0
.282
.338
.352
.690
86
BEG
NN2
30
LF
28
119
109
23
42
5
3
5
21
0
8
2
.385
.427
.624
1.051
183
BEG
NN2
31
LF
44
183
166
30
51
5
6
5
39
1
13
1
3
.307
.361
.500
.861
145
NN2
32
LF
54
208
186
26
54
7
10
0
35
2
20
0
2
.290
.359
.435
.795
128
10
8
LF
358
1438
1307
245
436
58
43
32
271
23
109
3
19
0
.334
.386
.517
.903
152
162 Game Average
651
591
111
197
26
19
14
123
10
49
3
9
0
.334
.386
.517
.903
152
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Detroit Stars II
LF
9
31
29
5
11
2
0
1
8
1
1
0
1
.379
.400
.552
.952
168
1
St. Louis Stars II
CF
2
9
8
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.333
.250
.583
68
1
Chicago American Giants
LF
3
10
9
4
5
1
1
0
3
0
1
0
0
.556
.600
.889
1.489
364
1
Washington Black Senators
RF
2
9
9
4
5
2
1
0
2
0
0
0
0
.556
.556
1.000
1.556
307
2
Memphis Red Sox
LF
2
8
8
1
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
50
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
LF
330
1333
1209
229
403
53
41
31
249
22
103
3
18
0
.333
.387
.522
.909
153
1
Kansas City Monarchs
LF
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
210
1
New York Black Yankees
LF
9
34
31
1
6
0
0
0
4
0
3
0
0
.194
.265
.194
.458
33



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
MULT
50
.448
.319
6.0%
7.0%
2.0%
0.6%
.174
.102
MULT
54
.377
.339
3.7%
9.2%
1.9%
1.5%
.212
.123
BEG
MULT
132
.452
.340
8.3%
8.5%
1.5%
1.8%
.143
.113
BEG
NN2
177
.423
.347
8.5%
9.5%
3.4%
1.4%
.215
.121
184
.473
.315
7.1%
8.1%
5.4%
1.2%
.294
.101
BEG
NN2
176
.388
.326
8.0%
9.6%
1.1%
1.0%
.157
.093
155
.331
.352
6.5%
9.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.070
.103
BEG
NN2
119
.467
.342
6.7%
8.6%
4.2%
0.9%
.239
.103
BEG
NN2
183
.394
.332
7.1%
8.6%
0.0%
330.50
2.7%
0.8%
.193
.089
NN2
208
.371
.332
9.6%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.145
.088
10
8
1438
.410
.334
7.6%
8.8%
2.2%
1.1%
.184
.102
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Detroit Stars II
31
.418
.323
3.2%
7.2%
3.2%
0.7%
.172
.107
1
Chicago American Giants
10
.684
.301
10.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.333
.085
1
St. Louis Stars II
9
.292
.323
11.1%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.107
1
Washington Black Senators
9
.675
.340
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.444
.126
2
Memphis Red Sox
8
.239
.314
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
1333
.411
.335
7.7%
8.9%
2.3%
1.1%
.189
.102
1
Kansas City Monarchs
4
.481
.310
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
1
New York Black Yankees
34
.237
.332
8.8%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.088

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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