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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Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
SP
14
1917-1938
48.8
15.7
1.6
32.3
-0.7
2
SP
24
1907-1932
42.9
1.2
0.3
41.6
-0.1
3
SP
20
1911-1931
37.2
-5.1
-0.5
42.9
-0.1
4
SP
16
1928-1947
34.4
-2.7
-0.1
37.1
-0.0
5
SP
10
1921-1932
32.5
0.8
-0.1
31.9
-0.1
6
SP
12
1919-1932
23.1
-3.6
0.1
26.6
-0.0
7
SP
12
1923-1937
21.3
-3.2
-0.0
24.6
-0.0
8
SP
22
1919-1941
19.0
-7.3
-0.1
26.4
-0.0
9
SP
14
1920-1939
16.1
-4.1
-0.0
20.1
-0.0
10
SP
11
1921-1932
15.6
-2.0
-0.4
18.1
-0.1
11
SP
14
1931-1948
15.6
-1.5
-0.1
17.2
-0.1
12
SP
17
1917-1934
13.9
-1.8
-0.5
16.4
-0.2
13
SP
15
1925-1940
13.5
-2.7
0.0
16.2
0.0
14
SP
12
1923-1937
13.4
-3.1
0.2
16.3
-0.1
15
SP
9
1928-1939
12.8
-3.1
0.0
15.9
0.0
16
SP
13
1931-1948
12.7
-1.2
0.0
14.2
-0.4
17
SP
13
1922-1937
12.6
-0.3
-0.3
13.4
-0.2
18
SP
12
1923-1940
12.6
-2.0
0.3
14.5
-0.1
19
SP
17
1924-1945
10.2
-3.2
-0.0
13.4
-0.0
20
SP
12
1919-1933
9.1
1.5
-0.0
8.1
-0.4
21
SP
12
1919-1934
8.6
2.7
-1.2
7.4
-0.4
22
SP
13
1919-1932
8.5
-1.8
-0.1
10.4
-0.0
23
SP
14
1921-1936
7.7
-2.1
0.0
9.8
0.0
24
SP
9
1921-1935
7.6
-2.3
-0.2
10.1
-0.0
25
SP
5
1925-1934
7.0
-1.2
-0.0
8.3
-0.0
26
SP
20
1920-1944
7.0
-2.2
0.2
9.2
-0.2
27
SP
17
1918-1939
6.8
-1.8
0.5
8.9
-0.8
28
SP
11
1931-1947
6.8
-1.9
0.1
8.6
-0.0
29
SP
17
1909-1932
6.7
-6.3
-0.0
13.1
-0.0
30
SP
13
1921-1937
6.7
-1.2
0.1
7.9
-0.2
31
SP
3
1925-1932
5.7
-1.5
0.0
7.2
-0.0
32
SP
15
1919-1935
5.7
2.6
-0.2
3.9
-0.6
33
SP
7
1928-1939
5.7
-0.6
0.0
6.3
0.0
34
SP
10
1920-1932
5.6
-3.0
-0.1
8.7
0.0
35
SP
16
1928-1946
5.4
-0.5
1.0
4.3
0.7
36
SP
7
1920-1932
5.3
-1.3
0.0
6.6
0.0
37
SP
22
1917-1944
3.7
-0.2
-0.2
4.0
0.1
38
SP
7
1927-1935
3.5
-0.5
0.0
4.0
0.0
39
SP
5
1928-1941
3.4
-1.3
0.0
4.7
-0.0
40
SP
7
1922-1939
3.0
-0.7
0.0
3.7
0.0
41
SP
12
1925-1948
2.8
-1.1
-0.2
4.2
-0.0
42
SP
11
1921-1934
2.8
-2.0
0.1
4.8
-0.1
43
SP
8
1927-1935
2.4
-0.4
0.0
2.8
0.0
44
SP
13
1926-1944
2.2
-3.7
-0.0
5.9
-0.0
45
SP
20
1928-1948
2.0
-4.7
-0.0
6.8
-0.0
46
SP
7
1931-1940
1.7
-0.3
-0.0
2.0
-0.0
47
SP
3
1930-1945
1.2
-0.3
0.0
1.5
0.0
48
SP
4
1928-1937
0.9
-0.1
-0.2
1.1
-0.0
49
SP
3
1928-1935
0.8
-0.8
-0.2
1.8
0.0
50
SP
2
1928-1932
0.7
-0.2
0.0
0.9
0.0
51
SP
9
1924-1941
0.7
-0.7
-0.1
1.6
-0.1
52
SP
9
1923-1934
0.6
-0.9
-0.1
1.6
-0.0
53
SP
13
1916-1934
0.5
-3.1
-0.1
3.6
-0.0
54
SP
2
1928-1935
0.3
-0.5
0.0
0.8
0.0
55
SP
13
1917-1937
0.3
-1.8
-0.1
2.2
-0.0
56
SP
6
1922-1931
0.2
1.1
-0.9
0.1
-0.1
57
SP
3
1928-1936
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
58
SP
2
1925-1933
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
59
SP
8
1928-1940
-0.3
-2.2
-0.2
2.1
-0.0
60
SP
6
1928-1935
-0.4
-1.0
-0.1
0.7
-0.0
61
SP
3
1928-1937
-0.4
-0.4
0.0
-0.0
0.0
62
SP
8
1921-1937
-0.7
-0.4
-0.3
0.3
-0.2
63
SP
4
1931-1934
-0.8
-0.4
-0.1
-0.3
-0.0
64
SP
9
1921-1932
-0.8
0.0
-0.3
-0.5
-0.0
65
SP
6
1931-1936
-1.2
-1.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
66
SP
9
1931-1939
-1.3
-1.4
-0.0
0.2
-0.0
67
SP
7
1925-1939
-1.4
-0.6
0.0
-0.9
0.0
68
SP
4
1931-1935
-1.5
-0.7
0.0
-0.8
0.0
69
SP
7
1924-1932
-1.6
-0.9
0.0
-0.7
0.0
70
SP
5
1928-1935
-2.4
-0.8
-0.2
-1.3
-0.0
71
SP
6
1924-1932
-3.9
-1.4
-0.0
-2.5
-0.0

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