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)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
20
LF
1
1
.500
2
2
0
2
0
0
17.0
16
11
16
3
3
14
1
0
72
5.82
59
GOR
24
LF
3
1
.750
6
3
3
3
1
0
39.1
11
2
26
0
7
24
1
0
153
0.46
576
CBG
IND
27
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
0
1
0
0
9.0
7
4
11
0
3
4
0
0
41
4.00
185
CXG
IND
29
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
9
6
9
1
1
3
0
0
36
6.00
88
CXG
IND
30
SP
2
0
1.000
2
2
2
0
0
18.0
10
6
13
1
4
14
0
0
74
3.00
186
CXG
IND
31
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
6
2
12
0
1
4
0
0
39
2.00
109
CXG
IND
32
SP
2
0
1.000
2
2
2
0
0
18.0
9
6
22
2
3
2
0
1
77
3.00
131
7
4
SP
11
2
.846
15
12
3
12
1
0
119.1
68
37
109
7
22
65
2
1
492
2.79
147
162 Game Average
28
5
.846
38
30
14
30
3
0
300.2
171
93
275
18
55
164
5
3
1239
2.79
147
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Negro Leagues
11
0
1.000
13
10
3
10
1
0
102.1
49
28
87
5
18
57
1
1
412
2.46
175
2
vs Major Leaguers
0
2
.000
2
2
0
2
0
0
17.0
19
9
22
2
4
8
1
0
80
4.76
76
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Boston Resolutes
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
0
1
0
0
9.0
3
2
4
1
2
13
0
0
33
2.00
163
2
Cuban Giants
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
0
2
0
0
17.0
20
13
23
2
4
5
1
0
80
6.88
62
1
New York Gorhams
RP
3
1
.750
6
3
3
3
1
0
39.1
11
2
26
0
7
24
1
0
153
0.46
647
4
Cuban X Giants
SP
6
0
1.000
6
6
6
0
0
54.0
34
20
56
4
9
23
0
1
226
3.33
129



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
20
LF
17.0
1.12
1.57
19.4%
9.6%
4.2%
4.9%
4.67
1.95
4.2%
0.6%
GOR
24
LF
39.1
0.84
1.51
15.7%
13.5%
4.6%
8.7%
3.43
1.42
0.0%
1.4%
CBG
IND
27
SP
9.0
1.56
1.94
9.8%
13.3%
7.3%
20.0%
1.33
0.67
0.0%
4.4%
CXG
IND
29
SP
9.0
1.11
1.47
8.3%
10.9%
2.8%
9.3%
3.00
1.17
2.8%
3.9%
CXG
IND
30
SP
18.0
0.94
1.65
18.9%
9.9%
5.4%
8.9%
3.50
1.12
1.4%
2.8%
CXG
IND
31
SP
9.0
1.44
1.35
10.3%
10.2%
2.6%
5.5%
4.00
1.86
0.0%
1.0%
CXG
IND
32
SP
18.0
1.39
1.37
2.6%
6.1%
3.9%
6.4%
0.67
0.95
2.6%
1.8%
7
4
SP
119.1
1.10
1.54
13.2%
10.3%
4.5%
8.4%
2.95
1.34
1.4%
2.1%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
7
Negro Leagues
102.1
1.03
1.55
13.8%
9.7%
4.4%
8.6%
3.17
1.24
1.2%
2.3%
2
vs Major Leaguers
17.0
1.53
1.45
10.0%
13.6%
5.0%
7.2%
2.00
1.94
2.5%
0.9%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Boston Resolutes
SP
9.0
0.67
1.65
39.4%
8.9%
6.1%
5.1%
6.50
1.74
3.0%
0.2%
2
Cuban Giants
SP
17.0
1.59
1.72
6.3%
11.9%
5.0%
12.5%
1.25
1.38
2.5%
2.7%
1
New York Gorhams
RP
39.1
0.84
1.51
15.7%
12.1%
4.6%
8.3%
3.43
1.42
0.0%
1.7%
4
Cuban X Giants
SP
54.0
1.20
1.48
10.2%
8.8%
4.0%
7.5%
2.56
1.19
1.8%
2.3%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
CXG
IND
32
SP
2
77
69
9
22
2
0
2
0
3
2
1
4
3
.319
.356
.435
.791
CBG
IND
27
SP
1
41
36
7
11
1
0
0
0
3
4
0
2
1
.306
.359
.333
.692
CXG
IND
29
SP
1
36
35
9
9
2
0
1
0
1
3
0
0
0
.257
.278
.400
.678
CXG
IND
30
SP
2
74
69
10
13
1
1
1
4
14
0
1
1
.188
.233
.275
.508
CXG
IND
31
SP
1
39
38
6
12
1
1
0
2
1
4
0
0
1
.316
.333
.395
.728
20
LF
2
72
69
16
16
4
1
3
3
3
14
0
0
.232
.264
.449
.713
GOR
24
LF
6
153
141
11
26
4
0
0
10
7
24
0
5
5
.184
.223
.213
.436
7
4
SP
15
492
457
68
109
15
3
7
15
22
65
1
12
11
.239
.275
.330
.605
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Negro Leagues
13
412
383
49
87
11
2
5
8
18
57
1
10
10
.227
.264
.305
.569
2
vs Major Leaguers
2
80
74
19
22
4
1
2
7
4
8
0
2
1
.297
.333
.459
.793
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Boston Resolutes
SP
1
33
31
3
4
1
0
1
1
2
13
0
0
.129
.182
.258
.440
2
Cuban Giants
SP
2
80
74
20
23
4
1
2
2
4
5
0
2
1
.311
.346
.473
.819
1
New York Gorhams
RP
6
153
141
11
26
4
0
0
10
7
24
0
5
5
.184
.223
.213
.436
4
Cuban X Giants
SP
6
226
211
34
56
6
2
4
2
9
23
1
5
5
.265
.299
.370
.668

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Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.


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