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William Ross



William West Ross
(Nacogdoches)

Born: October 5, 1893 in Corrigan, TX
Died: December 22, 1964 in Diboll, TX
          (71 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 170
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Notes:


• Buried: Corrigan Cemetery (Corrigan, TX)
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
HG
EAS
36
SP
5
2
.714
12
8
5
0
0
71.2
36
31
72
2
14
35
3
2
294
3.89
137
HG
ANL
35
SP
1
2
.333
4
3
2
0
0
29.0
21
14
32
0
9
13
0
0
131
4.34
124
CTG
NNL
34
SP
2
5
.286
10
8
5
0
2
57.1
33
22
60
1
23
14
0
2
260
3.45
131
DS
NNL
33
SP
3
5
.375
11
8
5
1
0
60.2
44
39
71
18
24
1
1
5.79
66
SLS
NNL
32
SP
10
8
.556
32
18
8
0
4
141.1
122
105
190
14
58
45
2
0
7
658
6.69
73
SLS
31
SP
8
8
.500
26
19
7
1
0
156.1
97
87
169
0
44
58
1
6
681
5.01
107
SLS
NNL
30
SP
8
9
.471
25
17
10
0
0
148.2
85
67
170
3
44
50
0
0
5
652
4.06
116
WP
IND
29
SP
3
0
1.000
6
3
3
0
0
38.2
24
14
45
2
9
6
0
0
1
171
3.26
119
ABC
NNL
28
SP
8
7
.533
25
21
13
1
1
168.1
102
87
173
7
51
66
0
6
725
4.65
98
TAS
WES
23
SP
0
2
.000
3
2
1
0
0
19.2
15
10
20
0
9
11
2
2
90
4.58
59
10
7
SP
48
48
.500
154
107
59
3
7
891.2
579
476
1002
29
279
322
9
0
32
3662
4.80
98
162 Game Average
13
13
.500
40
28
15
1
2
232.1
151
124
261
10
73
84
2
0
8
1029
4.80
98
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Texas All Stars
-
0
2
.000
3
2
1
0
0
19.2
15
10
20
0
9
11
2
2
90
4.58
59
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
8
7
.533
25
21
13
1
1
168.1
102
87
173
7
51
66
0
6
725
4.65
98
1
Washington Potomacs
SP
3
0
1.000
6
3
3
0
0
38.2
24
14
45
2
9
6
0
0
1
171
3.26
119
3
St. Louis Stars I
SP
26
25
.510
83
54
25
1
4
446.1
304
259
529
17
146
153
3
0
18
1991
5.22
96
1
Detroit Stars I
SP
3
5
.375
11
8
5
1
0
60.2
44
39
71
18
24
1
1
5.79
66
1
Cleveland Tigers
SP
2
5
.286
10
8
5
0
2
57.1
33
22
60
1
23
14
0
2
260
3.45
131
2
Homestead Grays
SP
6
4
.600
16
11
7
0
0
100.2
57
45
104
2
23
48
3
2
425
4.02
133



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
TAS
WES
23
SP
19.2
1.47
1.22
12.2%
11.0%
10.0%
8.3%
1.22
1.33
0.0%
0.2%
ABC
NNL
28
SP
168.1
1.33
1.41
9.1%
11.4%
7.0%
7.7%
1.29
1.49
1.0%
1.1%
WP
IND
29
SP
38.2
1.40
1.33
3.5%
9.6%
5.3%
7.4%
0.67
1.31
1.2%
0.5%
SLS
NNL
30
SP
148.2
1.44
1.48
7.7%
10.8%
6.7%
8.4%
1.14
1.28
0.5%
0.8%
SLS
31
SP
156.1
1.36
1.42
8.5%
11.1%
6.5%
8.3%
1.32
1.20
0.0%
SLS
NNL
32
SP
141.1
1.75
1.53
6.8%
10.3%
8.8%
8.5%
0.78
1.21
2.1%
1.4%
DS
NNL
33
SP
60.2
1.47
1.39
9.0%
10.1%
6.7%
7.2%
1.33
1.40
CTG
NNL
34
SP
57.1
1.45
1.45
5.4%
9.8%
8.8%
6.6%
0.61
1.48
0.4%
1.0%
HG
ANL
35
SP
29.0
1.41
1.63
9.9%
9.0%
6.9%
9.2%
1.44
0.98
0.0%
1.3%
HG
EAS
36
SP
71.2
1.20
1.54
11.9%
10.7%
4.8%
8.2%
2.50
1.31
0.7%
1.6%
10
7
SP
891.2
1.44
1.45
8.2%
10.4%
7.1%
8.0%
1.15
1.31
1.0%
1.1%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Texas All Stars
-
19.2
1.47
1.22
12.2%
11.0%
10.0%
8.3%
1.22
1.33
0.0%
0.2%
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
168.1
1.33
1.41
9.1%
11.4%
7.0%
7.7%
1.29
1.49
1.0%
1.1%
1
Washington Potomacs
SP
38.2
1.40
1.33
3.5%
9.6%
5.3%
7.4%
0.67
1.31
1.2%
0.5%
3
St. Louis Stars I
SP
446.1
1.51
1.47
7.7%
10.3%
7.3%
8.4%
1.05
1.23
1.3%
1.1%
1
Detroit Stars I
SP
60.2
1.47
1.39
9.0%
10.1%
6.7%
7.2%
1.33
1.40
1
Cleveland Tigers
SP
57.1
1.45
1.45
5.4%
9.8%
8.8%
6.6%
0.61
1.48
0.4%
1.0%
2
Homestead Grays
SP
100.2
1.26
1.56
11.3%
10.2%
5.4%
8.5%
2.09
1.21
0.5%
1.5%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
TAS
WES
23
SP
3
90
77
15
20
6
1
0
6
9
11
2
2
2
.260
.352
.364
.716
ABC
NNL
28
SP
25
725
644
102
173
27
13
7
19
51
66
6
24
17
.269
.328
.384
.712
WP
IND
29
SP
6
171
160
24
45
2
9
6
1
.281
.324
SLS
NNL
30
SP
25
652
583
85
170
25
14
3
16
44
50
5
20
14
.292
.347
.398
.744
SLS
31
SP
26
681
26
97
169
0
1
0
1
0
44
58
6
2
1
0
6.500
2.844
6.577
9.421
SLS
NNL
32
SP
32
658
582
122
190
33
15
14
25
58
45
7
11
18
.326
.394
.507
.901
DS
NNL
33
SP
11
44
71
18
24
1
CTG
NNL
34
SP
10
260
227
33
60
11
4
1
2
23
14
2
8
2
.264
.337
.361
.699
HG
ANL
35
SP
4
131
116
21
32
8
1
0
2
9
13
0
6
1
.276
.328
.362
.690
HG
EAS
36
SP
12
294
271
36
72
12
5
2
7
14
35
2
7
6
.266
.307
.369
.676
10
7
SP
154
3662
2686
579
1002
122
54
29
78
0
279
322
32
80
1
60
.285
.345
.409
.753
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Texas All Stars
-
3
90
77
15
20
6
1
0
6
9
11
2
2
2
.260
.352
.364
.716
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
25
725
644
102
173
27
13
7
19
51
66
6
24
17
.269
.328
.384
.712
1
Washington Potomacs
SP
6
171
160
24
45
2
9
6
1
.281
.324
.000
.000
3
St. Louis Stars I
SP
83
1991
1191
304
529
58
30
17
42
0
146
153
18
33
1
32
.306
.367
.448
.815
1
Detroit Stars I
SP
11
44
71
18
24
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Cleveland Tigers
SP
10
260
227
33
60
11
4
1
2
23
14
2
8
2
.264
.337
.361
.699
2
Homestead Grays
SP
16
425
387
57
104
20
6
2
9
23
48
2
13
7
.269
.313
.367
.680

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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