Bill Merritt - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Merritt



William Scott Merritt


Born: April 10, 1886 in Easton, PA


Bats:
Throws:
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 185
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Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SS
2
1906
1907
BRG
3.6
2.4
0.8
0.0
0.3
2
LF
2
1905
1906
BRG
1.8
1.1
0.9
0.0
-0.2
3
3B
2
1906
1907
BRG
1.4
1.4
-0.1
0.0
0.1
4
SP
2
1905
1907
BRG
1.2
0.3
-0.3
1.2
-0.0
5
SP
2
1906
1907
BRG
1.1
-0.6
-0.0
1.7
-0.0
6
3B
2
1905
1906
BRG
0.9
-0.0
0.9
0.0
-0.1
7
2B
1
1907
1907
BRG
0.7
0.6
0.1
0.0
0.0
8
SP
2
1905
1906
BRG
0.5
-0.2
-0.1
0.9
-0.0
9
SP
1
1906
1906
BRG
0.4
-0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
10
RF
2
1906
1907
BRG
0.3
1.2
-0.7
0.0
-0.2
11
C
3
1905
1907
BRG
0.3
-0.1
0.3
0.0
0.1
12
C
1
1906
1906
BRG
0.2
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.1
13
LF
2
1906
1907
BRG
0.1
0.6
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
14
1B
1
1907
1907
BRG
0.1
-0.0
0.2
0.0
-0.1
15
LF
1
1905
1905
BRG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
16
-
1
1905
1905
BRG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
17
3B
1
1907
1907
BRG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
18
RF
1
1906
1906
BRG
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
19
2B
2
1905
1906
BRG
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
20
C
1
1907
1907
BRG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
21
CF
1
1906
1906
BRG
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
22
RP
1
1906
1906
BRG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
23
-
1
1905
1905
BRG
-0.0
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
24
RP
1
1905
1905
BRG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.0
25
2B
1
1907
1907
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
26
2B
1
1905
1905
BRG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
27
-
1
1905
1905
BRG
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.0
28
2B
1
1907
1907
BRG
-0.2
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
29
SP
1
1906
1906
BRG
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.0
30
-
1
1905
1905
BRG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
31
CF
2
1905
1906
BRG
-0.2
0.0
-0.4
0.2
-0.1
32
-
1
1906
1906
BRG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
33
1B
2
1905
1906
BRG
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
34
C
1
1907
1907
BRG
-0.4
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.1
35
-
1
1905
1905
BRG
-0.6
-0.1
-0.5
0.0
0.0
36
2B
2
1905
1906
BRG
-0.8
-0.3
-0.5
0.0
0.0

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