Lefty Williams - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Lefty Williams



Charles Henry Williams


Born: September 24, 1894 in Tanners, VA
Died: April 26, 1952 in Homestead, PA
          (57 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 165
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Compared to Contemporary Starting Pitchers (Top 100)

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Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
SP
14
1917-1938
49.3
15.7
1.6
32.7
-0.7
2
SP
24
1907-1932
44.0
1.2
0.3
42.6
-0.1
3
SP
19
1911-1931
38.3
-5.0
-0.5
43.8
-0.1
4
SP
16
1928-1947
34.0
-2.8
-0.1
36.8
-0.0
5
SP
9
1921-1932
29.4
0.6
-0.2
28.9
-0.0
6
SP
12
1923-1937
20.8
-3.3
-0.0
24.2
-0.0
7
SP
12
1919-1932
20.4
-3.4
0.2
23.6
-0.0
8
SP
21
1919-1941
19.3
-7.1
-0.1
26.6
-0.0
9
SP
14
1920-1939
16.3
-4.1
-0.0
20.3
-0.0
10
SP
14
1931-1948
15.4
-1.5
-0.1
17.1
-0.1
11
SP
12
1923-1937
13.6
-3.1
0.2
16.5
-0.1
12
SP
11
1921-1932
13.5
-2.0
-0.4
15.9
-0.1
13
SP
14
1925-1940
13.4
-2.7
0.0
16.1
0.0
14
SP
9
1928-1939
12.7
-2.9
0.0
15.7
0.0
15
SP
16
1917-1934
12.7
-1.0
-0.4
14.1
-0.2
16
SP
13
1931-1948
11.9
-1.3
0.0
13.5
-0.4
17
SP
12
1922-1937
11.4
0.0
-0.3
11.8
-0.2
18
SP
17
1924-1945
10.4
-3.2
-0.0
13.7
-0.0
19
SP
12
1919-1933
9.3
1.5
-0.0
8.2
-0.4
20
SP
12
1919-1932
8.9
-2.0
-0.1
10.9
-0.0
21
SP
11
1923-1940
8.6
-2.0
0.3
10.5
-0.1
22
SP
14
1921-1936
7.8
-2.0
0.0
9.9
0.0
23
SP
9
1921-1935
7.8
-2.3
-0.2
10.3
-0.0
24
SP
17
1909-1932
7.3
-6.3
-0.0
13.7
-0.0
25
SP
11
1931-1947
6.9
-1.9
0.1
8.7
-0.0
26
SP
17
1918-1939
6.8
-2.0
0.6
8.9
-0.7
27
SP
20
1920-1944
6.4
-2.0
-0.1
8.7
-0.2
28
SP
12
1921-1937
5.9
-0.8
0.1
6.7
-0.1
29
SP
3
1925-1932
5.8
-1.5
0.0
7.3
-0.0
30
SP
7
1928-1939
5.8
-0.6
0.0
6.4
0.0
31
SP
9
1920-1932
5.7
-2.9
-0.1
8.7
0.0
32
SP
5
1925-1934
5.6
-1.3
-0.0
6.9
-0.0
33
SP
7
1920-1932
5.5
-1.3
0.0
6.7
0.0
34
SP
10
1921-1934
5.3
-1.6
0.1
6.8
-0.1
35
SP
11
1919-1934
4.6
2.0
-0.7
3.5
-0.3
36
SP
21
1917-1944
3.7
-0.1
-0.2
3.9
0.0
37
SP
5
1928-1941
3.4
-1.3
0.0
4.7
-0.0
38
SP
7
1922-1939
3.0
-0.7
0.0
3.7
0.0
39
SP
6
1928-1935
2.9
-0.4
0.0
3.3
0.0
40
SP
8
1927-1935
2.8
-0.2
0.0
3.1
0.0
41
SP
12
1925-1948
2.8
-1.1
-0.2
4.2
-0.0
42
SP
20
1928-1948
2.3
-4.7
-0.0
7.1
-0.0
43
SP
14
1919-1935
2.0
1.7
-0.7
1.4
-0.3
44
SP
12
1916-1934
1.8
-2.3
-0.1
4.2
-0.0
45
SP
7
1931-1940
1.8
-0.3
-0.0
2.1
-0.0
46
SP
12
1917-1937
1.5
-1.6
-0.1
3.2
-0.0
47
SP
12
1926-1944
1.3
-2.9
-0.0
4.2
-0.0
48
SP
3
1930-1945
1.2
-0.3
0.0
1.5
0.0
49
SP
4
1928-1937
1.0
-0.1
-0.2
1.2
-0.0
50
SP
3
1928-1935
0.9
-0.8
-0.2
1.8
0.0
51
SP
9
1924-1941
0.7
-0.7
-0.1
1.7
-0.1
52
SP
2
1928-1932
0.7
-0.2
0.0
0.9
0.0
53
SP
2
1928-1935
0.4
-0.5
0.0
0.9
0.0
54
SP
3
1928-1936
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
55
SP
6
1922-1931
0.2
1.2
-0.8
-0.1
-0.1
56
SP
8
1923-1934
0.0
-0.4
-0.1
0.5
-0.0
57
SP
2
1925-1933
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
58
SP
8
1928-1940
-0.2
-2.2
-0.2
2.2
-0.0
59
SP
6
1928-1935
-0.3
-1.0
-0.1
0.9
-0.0
60
SP
3
1928-1937
-0.4
-0.4
0.0
-0.0
0.0
61
SP
8
1921-1937
-0.5
-0.4
-0.3
0.4
-0.2
62
SP
4
1931-1934
-0.7
-0.4
-0.1
-0.2
-0.0
63
SP
8
1921-1932
-0.8
0.2
-0.4
-0.6
-0.0
64
SP
6
1931-1936
-1.1
-1.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
65
SP
7
1925-1939
-1.4
-0.6
0.0
-0.8
0.0
66
SP
9
1931-1939
-1.4
-1.4
-0.0
0.1
-0.0
67
SP
4
1931-1935
-1.4
-0.7
0.0
-0.8
0.0
68
SP
6
1924-1932
-1.5
-0.8
0.0
-0.7
0.0
69
SP
5
1928-1935
-2.3
-0.8
-0.2
-1.2
-0.0
70
SP
6
1924-1932
-3.4
-1.1
-0.0
-2.2
-0.0

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