William Selden - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

William Selden



William H. Selden


Born: October 10, 1866 in Norfolk, VA
Died: August 26, 1926 in Boston, MA
          (59 years old)

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• Buried: Mount Hope Cemetery (Boston, MA)


Wins Above Replacement

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Team Lg Pos
20
LF
29
17.0
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.1
-0.0
CBG
21
LF
20
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
GOR
24
LF
49
39.1
2.5
0.3
0.1
2.1
-0.0
CBG
IND
27
SP
5
9.0
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
CXG
IND
29
SP
4
9.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
CXG
IND
30
SP
13
18.0
0.7
-0.1
0.0
0.8
-0.0
CXG
IND
31
SP
8
9.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
CXG
IND
32
SP
8
18.0
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
8
4
SP
136
119.1
3.7
-0.3
0.2
3.9
-0.1
162 Game Average
274
240.2
7.4
-0.6
0.3
7.8
-0.1
 
Team Lg Pos
3
vs Major Leaguers
35
17.0
-0.5
-0.4
0.1
-0.2
-0.0
8
Negro Leagues
101
102.1
4.2
0.1
0.0
4.1
-0.0
 
Team Lg Pos
3
SP
49
17.0
-0.4
-0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.1
4
SP
33
54.0
1.1
-0.2
-0.1
1.3
-0.0
1
RP
49
39.1
2.5
0.3
0.1
2.1
-0.0
1
SP
5
9.0
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0

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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