Wild Bill Wright - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Wild Bill Wright



Burnis Wright


Born: June 6, 1914 in Milan, TN
Died: August 3, 1996
in Aguascalientes, Mexico
          (82 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 6'4"
Wt: 220
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NEG
NN2
19
RF
33
131
126
16
41
6
4
1
16
3
3
1
1
.325
.346
.460
.806
120
NEG
NN2
20
RF
38
155
135
22
34
6
2
2
15
6
10
2
8
.252
.313
.370
.683
87
21
CF
32
138
123
17
38
5
5
3
21
5
0
12
2
0
1
2
0
0
.309
.375
.504
.879
115
MULT
MULT
22
CF
46
194
174
38
56
8
6
2
31
5
16
0
2
2
0
0
.322
.385
.471
.857
128
MULT
MULT
23
CF
35
145
138
26
52
7
11
6
34
1
0
6
0
0
0
1
0
0
.377
.403
.717
1.120
192
24
RF
31
136
123
21
37
8
2
3
29
2
0
9
0
0
1
3
0
0
.301
.353
.472
.825
117
MULT
25
RF
36
150
138
33
52
10
1
1
31
4
1
11
0
0
0
1
0
0
.377
.423
.486
.908
144
28
RF
52
218
195
29
63
13
4
1
37
3
0
19
2
0
0
4
0
1
.323
.383
.446
.829
136
31
RF
49
204
191
40
69
12
5
3
34
5
0
12
0
1
0
0
.361
.399
.524
.923
157
9
4
RF
352
1471
1343
242
442
75
40
22
248
34
1
98
4
0
7
23
0
1
.329
.378
.494
.871
134
162 Game Average
677
618
111
203
35
18
10
114
17
18
45
38
0
4
11
0
16
.329
.378
.494
.871
134
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
347
1452
1326
242
438
75
40
22
247
34
1
97
4
0
6
23
0
1
.330
.379
.497
.876
134
1
vs Major Leagues
5
19
17
0
4
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
0
.235
.316
.235
.551
87
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
RF
332
1393
1269
234
421
70
39
22
238
32
96
2
6
22
.332
.381
.500
.882
135
1
West All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2
NNL All Stars
LF
10
41
38
1
8
0
1
0
4
1
2
0
1
0
.211
.268
.263
.531
75
6
East All Stars
CF
9
36
35
7
13
5
0
0
6
1
1
0
2
0
0
1
0
1
.371
.371
.514
.886
142



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NEG
NN2
131
.358
.324
2.3%
6.4%
0.8%
1.1%
.135
.119
NEG
NN2
155
.308
.339
6.5%
8.0%
1.3%
0.8%
.119
.097
138
.386
.364
8.7%
0.9%
1.4%
9.0%
6.00
10.30
2.2%
1.5%
.195
.140
MULT
MULT
194
.387
.339
8.2%
0.6%
0.0%
8.3%
28.09
1.0%
1.5%
.149
.120
MULT
MULT
145
.474
.337
4.1%
0.0%
8.2%
4.1%
1.4%
.341
.126
136
.366
.342
6.6%
0.0%
9.5%
2.2%
1.5%
.171
.127
MULT
150
.419
.342
7.3%
0.0%
8.8%
0.7%
1.8%
.109
.115
218
.387
.334
8.7%
0.9%
9.9%
9.50
0.5%
1.0%
.123
.094
204
.428
.340
5.9%
0.0%
8.8%
1.5%
0.8%
.162
.092
9
4
1471
.392
.340
6.7%
8.6%
1.2%
0.9%
6.75
134.58
1.5%
1.2%
.165
.112
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Negro Leagues
1452
.393
.341
6.7%
8.6%
1.2%
0.9%
6.75
139.13
1.5%
1.3%
.167
.113
1
vs Major Leagues
19
.269
.273
5.3%
6.3%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.095
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
1393
.396
.341
6.9%
8.6%
0.7%
0.3%
13.50
152.73
1.6%
1.3%
.169
.113
1
West All Stars
1
.000
.382
0.0%
16.5%
0.0%
7.2%
2.29
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.078
2
NNL All Stars
41
.250
.279
4.9%
6.3%
0.0%
1.5%
5.54
0.0%
0.6%
.053
.091
6
East All Stars
36
.403
.348
0.0%
11.5%
5.7%
8.8%
0.00
1.31
0.0%
1.1%
.143
.107

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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