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Walter Ball



Walter Thomas Ball
(Diamond)

Born: September 12, 1877 in Detroit, MI
Died: December 16, 1946 in Chicago, IL
          (69 years old)

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• Buried: Lincoln Cemetery (Blue Island, IL)


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Glossary
# Players Pos HoF
Walter Ball
SP
1000
270.1
2.70
14
17
.442
39
29
26
2
1
256
81
78
112
 
1 SP
996
268.2
2.63
13
16
.440
37
31
25
3
1
234
79
75
98
2 SP
996
280.2
2.74
14
16
.473
37
31
27
2
1
266
85
74
108
3 SP
996
282.2
2.62
14
18
.433
35
33
28
4
1
250
82
62
122
4 SP
995
273.0
2.79
14
16
.471
37
31
24
2
1
261
85
73
91
5 SP
995
259.2
2.68
15
14
.514
38
30
21
3
1
238
77
79
133
6 SP
993
233.0
2.69
13
14
.489
40
28
14
3
4
224
70
61
64
7 SP
993
236.2
2.74
13
13
.487
44
24
17
3
1
250
72
61
89
8 SP
993
291.2
2.66
14
19
.414
34
34
32
3
0
304
86
38
52
9 SP
992
248.0
2.60
12
15
.446
39
29
17
1
1
218
72
71
119
10 SP
992
255.0
2.81
12
16
.431
40
28
16
2
1
247
80
67
108
11 SP
992
281.0
2.72
11
19
.370
36
32
27
3
1
265
85
83
123
12 SP
992
241.2
2.63
14
13
.523
40
28
16
2
3
219
71
78
129
13 SP
991
255.0
2.75
15
14
.523
36
32
21
3
0
250
78
73
102
14 SP
991
237.2
2.70
15
13
.537
40
28
17
3
2
203
71
93
117
15 SP
991
268.1
2.84
12
18
.407
36
32
27
4
2
265
85
75
83
16 SP
991
280.0
2.87
14
17
.449
37
31
25
2
1
263
89
64
96
17 SP
990
265.0
2.85
12
18
.408
40
28
19
2
1
267
84
67
120
18 SP
990
239.0
2.77
13
12
.526
39
29
14
3
2
227
74
57
86
19 SP
990
257.2
2.60
14
12
.525
39
29
18
2
0
217
74
76
145
20 SP
990
268.0
2.66
16
14
.528
36
32
22
4
1
258
79
53
103
21 SP
990
250.2
2.68
13
17
.437
37
31
21
3
0
237
75
84
99
22 SP
990
258.1
2.80
15
14
.511
38
30
21
2
1
234
80
80
97
23 SP
990
240.1
2.65
14
12
.538
43
25
15
4
0
194
71
93
142
24 SP
990
250.2
2.49
13
17
.441
40
28
17
3
1
212
69
83
118
25 SP
989
247.0
2.69
16
11
.577
38
30
18
3
1
228
74
65
80
26 SP
989
276.1
2.73
17
14
.552
37
31
26
3
0
257
84
78
126
27 SP
988
298.2
2.66
17
16
.522
35
33
32
2
1
285
88
66
75
28 SP
988
264.1
2.78
15
15
.513
37
31
22
3
1
236
82
106
134
29 SP
988
291.1
2.73
13
18
.421
36
32
29
2
1
310
89
71
96
30 SP
988
247.1
2.67
14
15
.472
39
29
17
2
2
227
73
68
87
31 SP
988
261.1
2.65
16
13
.554
40
28
20
3
2
234
77
77
120
32 SP
988
255.2
2.73
16
11
.581
38
30
15
4
0
250
78
90
93
33 SP
988
245.2
2.82
14
13
.515
39
29
15
3
1
233
77
67
95
34 SP
988
252.1
2.75
16
13
.556
39
29
17
2
2
224
77
79
111
35 SP
987
223.0
2.74
10
13
.436
44
24
12
1
1
213
68
51
76
36 SP
987
230.1
2.77
12
13
.488
43
25
14
2
3
195
71
86
91
37 SP
987
285.1
2.61
16
14
.542
37
31
26
4
0
271
83
83
88
38 SP
987
276.1
2.75
16
15
.526
37
31
24
3
0
269
84
55
89
39 SP
987
257.1
2.51
14
14
.500
37
31
19
3
1
210
72
103
119
40 SP
987
243.2
2.95
13
16
.457
39
29
17
3
1
220
80
91
98
41 SP
987
222.1
2.79
14
12
.538
43
25
13
3
3
225
69
42
72
42 SP
986
276.0
2.63
17
14
.548
35
33
27
3
1
250
81
84
114
43 SP
986
233.1
2.90
13
15
.471
41
27
15
2
1
210
75
86
104
44 SP
986
248.0
2.86
12
16
.428
39
29
18
2
1
209
79
102
121
45 SP
986
232.2
2.80
13
13
.503
41
27
13
3
1
222
72
56
93
46 SP
986
253.2
2.59
16
12
.556
40
28
21
3
1
221
73
75
117
47 SP
986
249.0
2.63
17
14
.537
37
31
21
2
0
225
73
92
118
48 SP
986
258.1
2.45
12
16
.441
41
27
21
3
1
251
70
62
83
49 SP
986
245.1
2.54
13
12
.532
43
25
16
4
2
215
69
89
79
50 SP
986
269.1
2.74
17
15
.531
34
34
29
2
0
255
82
56
83
51 SP
985
244.2
2.92
12
16
.423
39
29
17
3
1
218
79
82
92
52 SP
985
229.2
2.86
12
13
.482
41
27
14
3
2
212
73
58
120
53 SP
985
238.2
2.95
14
15
.482
39
29
15
3
1
231
78
67
105
54 SP
985
275.2
2.94
12
16
.427
37
31
24
3
0
244
90
88
118
55 SP
985
258.1
2.85
10
19
.352
38
30
22
4
1
240
82
73
89
56 SP
984
282.0
2.49
15
14
.512
36
32
25
2
0
257
78
75
122
57 SP
984
237.1
2.85
12
11
.512
41
27
16
4
1
208
75
80
114
58 SP
984
262.1
2.52
14
13
.524
41
27
19
3
1
261
74
70
81
59 SP
984
273.1
2.70
18
12
.600
35
33
26
2
0
279
82
72
69
60 SP
984
243.1
2.76
16
11
.581
39
29
17
4
1
231
74
35
84
61 SP
984
286.0
2.69
18
13
.572
36
32
28
3
1
254
85
102
150
62 SP
983
293.1
2.92
15
18
.456
34
34
33
2
0
289
95
77
175
63 SP
983
263.2
2.93
15
14
.515
37
31
24
1
0
227
86
90
112
64 SP
983
293.0
2.71
19
13
.594
34
34
32
3
0
280
88
79
113
65 SP
983
274.0
2.82
17
15
.538
36
32
26
3
1
261
86
92
110
66 SP
983
236.2
3.01
12
15
.441
38
30
16
3
1
221
79
60
84
67 SP
983
236.0
2.73
13
13
.509
40
28
14
2
1
224
72
60
92
68 SP
982
261.0
2.77
17
12
.585
38
30
21
3
1
252
80
64
91
69 SP
982
220.1
2.70
13
12
.512
41
27
12
3
1
193
66
81
79
70 SP
982
272.2
2.97
15
16
.491
36
32
26
3
1
268
90
63
101
71 SP
982
293.1
2.83
13
19
.404
37
31
28
1
0
340
92
17
22
72 SP
982
272.0
2.68
19
12
.600
37
31
24
3
0
248
81
65
119
73 SP
982
288.2
2.46
16
17
.472
34
34
31
2
0
278
79
67
147
74 SP
982
265.0
2.92
11
18
.375
38
30
24
2
1
257
86
87
84
75 SP
982
233.1
2.84
13
12
.516
43
25
16
3
2
239
73
55
52
76 SP
982
234.0
2.93
11
14
.449
45
23
15
4
1
218
76
61
109
77 SP
981
252.2
2.78
17
12
.590
39
29
20
4
1
222
78
92
115
78 SP
981
257.0
2.80
12
8
.591
46
22
12
2
3
260
80
83
76
79 SP
981
243.1
2.89
11
15
.417
44
24
14
1
0
217
78
61
98
80 SP
981
281.1
3.01
16
16
.490
36
32
28
2
1
271
94
76
103
81 SP
981
230.0
2.81
9
13
.417
45
23
15
1
1
219
72
62
81
82 SP
981
257.2
2.79
11
16
.417
39
29
19
2
1
239
80
74
98
83 SP
981
254.1
2.96
15
14
.510
37
31
21
2
1
245
84
95
72
84 SP
981
235.1
2.99
11
15
.425
41
27
14
2
1
227
78
69
99
85 SP
981
266.2
2.55
16
13
.550
38
30
23
3
0
243
76
58
86
86 SP
980
246.2
3.01
14
14
.505
39
29
19
3
1
223
82
98
135
87 SP
980
240.1
2.38
13
14
.489
42
26
16
3
2
211
64
61
90
88 SP
980
215.1
2.55
10
12
.452
46
22
11
3
2
184
61
86
99
89 SP
980
243.1
2.80
14
15
.479
42
26
18
1
2
245
76
55
69
90 SP
980
271.2
2.65
15
13
.525
39
29
23
3
1
261
80
49
76
91 SP
979
274.0
2.59
18
13
.582
37
31
23
3
2
247
79
69
131
92 SP
979
266.0
2.35
14
15
.496
37
31
22
3
1
253
69
78
106
93 SP
979
274.1
2.95
10
19
.340
39
29
25
2
1
258
90
83
90
94 SP
979
252.2
3.09
13
17
.428
38
30
22
2
2
249
87
81
131
95 SP
979
258.0
3.00
13
15
.478
37
31
21
3
1
219
86
125
120
96 SP
979
242.2
3.10
12
16
.442
38
30
16
2
1
229
84
81
120
97 SP
979
294.0
3.06
15
19
.445
35
33
32
2
0
291
100
63
101
98 SP
979
271.2
2.60
15
15
.500
37
31
25
3
0
280
78
56
85
99 SP
979
302.1
3.01
15
18
.462
34
34
33
4
0
333
101
57
134
100 SP
979
235.0
2.93
11
13
.468
40
28
15
3
2
214
77
80
110

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

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Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


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