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)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
2B
3
1887
1891
CBG/GOR
1.5
1.4
-0.0
0.1
0.0
2
SP
2
1887
1888
CBG
1.0
-0.3
0.0
1.3
-0.0
3
C
7
1887
1899
MULT
1.0
1.3
-0.4
0.0
0.1
4
SS
4
1891
1899
MULT
0.7
0.6
0.1
0.0
0.0
5
SP
2
1898
1899
CXG
0.7
-0.1
0.5
0.4
-0.0
6
RF
2
1898
1899
CXG
0.6
0.5
0.2
0.0
-0.0
7
C
3
1887
1891
CBG/GOR
0.6
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.1
8
SS
2
1887
1888
CBG
0.4
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.1
9
2B
6
1891
1899
MULT
0.4
0.6
-0.3
0.0
0.1
10
SP
3
1888
1896
MULT
0.4
-0.3
-0.0
0.7
-0.0
11
SP
4
1894
1899
CXG/CBG
0.2
-0.1
0.1
0.2
-0.0
12
SP
2
1898
1899
CXG
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.2
-0.0
13
3B
2
1887
1888
CBG
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
14
C
1
1896
1896
CXG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
15
2B
2
1887
1888
CBG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
16
RF
1
1887
1887
RES
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
17
SS
1
1887
1887
RES
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
18
LF
2
1894
1896
CXG/CBG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
19
-
1
1888
1888
CBG
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
20
RF
1
1891
1891
GOR
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
21
LF
1
1887
1887
RES
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
22
C
1
1887
1887
RES
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
23
RF
1
1891
1891
GOR
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
24
1B
2
1887
1888
CBG
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
25
SS
1
1891
1891
GOR
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
CF
3
1891
1897
MULT
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
27
1B
1
1887
1887
RES
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
28
CF
2
1897
1898
CXG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
29
1B
3
1896
1899
CXG
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
30
-
1
1887
1887
RES
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
31
-
1
1891
1891
GOR
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
32
2B
1
1887
1887
RES
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
33
2B
1
1891
1891
GOR
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
34
-
1
1888
1888
CBG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
35
-
1
1888
1888
CBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
36
-
1
1891
1891
GOR
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
37
SP
2
1887
1888
CBG
-0.1
-0.3
-0.1
0.3
-0.0
38
C
1
1891
1891
GOR
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
39
CF
3
1887
1891
CBG/GOR
-0.2
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
40
SS
4
1887
1897
MULT
-0.2
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
41
RF
1
1897
1897
CXG
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
42
RP
1
1897
1897
CXG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
-0.0
43
SP
3
1887
1896
MULT
-0.3
0.1
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
44
SP
1
1887
1887
CBG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
45
LF
4
1894
1899
CXG/CBG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
46
3B
6
1891
1899
MULT
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
47
-
1
1888
1888
CBG
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
48
SP
3
1887
1891
CBG/GOR
-1.3
-0.4
-0.0
-0.9
-0.0

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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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