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Bill Byrd



William Byrd


Born: July 15, 1907 in Canton, GA
Died: January 4, 1991 in Philadelphia, PA
          (83 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 210
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Notes:


• Buried: Ivy Hill Cemetery (Philadelphia, PA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CBB
NN2
25
SP
17
56
51
3
6
1
0
1
5
0
3
0
2
.118
.167
.196
.363
-6
CRS
NN2
26
SP
17
50
43
6
14
4
1
0
5
1
7
0
0
.326
.420
.465
.885
149
CEG
NN2
27
RF
18
44
36
7
12
0
0
3
10
0
6
0
2
.333
.429
.583
1.012
145
28
SP
25
70
64
10
19
4
2
0
11
0
4
1
0
2
0
0
.297
.338
.422
.760
94
29
PH
24
49
42
11
16
3
1
3
10
0
4
0
3
.381
.435
.714
1.149
195
BEG
NN2
30
SP
21
62
55
8
13
3
0
1
9
0
4
0
3
.236
.288
.345
.634
65
MULT
31
SP
21
53
51
10
17
3
0
4
14
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.358
.627
.986
164
33
SP
20
48
44
8
14
1
1
1
7
0
0
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
.318
.348
.455
.802
133
BEG
NN2
34
SP
29
67
59
10
20
1
2
0
9
0
7
1
.339
.409
.424
.833
139
MULT
35
SP
38
126
112
18
29
6
1
2
17
2
10
0
4
0
.259
.320
.384
.704
83
MULT
36
SP
15
34
31
2
3
2
0
0
2
0
2
1
0
1
0
0
.097
.152
.161
.313
-18
MULT
MULT
37
SP
26
65
57
9
10
0
2
1
10
0
0
6
0
0
2
0
0
.175
.254
.298
.552
52
38
SP
24
50
48
1
5
0
0
0
4
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
.104
.140
.104
.244
-31
BEG
NN2
39
SP
22
56
48
7
12
2
0
1
5
0
6
1
1
.250
.345
.354
.700
90
BEG
40
SP
30
73
63
10
20
3
0
0
11
0
10
0
0
.317
.411
.365
.776
123
15
8
SP
347
903
804
120
210
33
10
17
129
3
0
75
4
0
1
23
0
0
.261
.325
.391
.716
93
162 Game Average
422
375
56
98
15
5
8
60
2
0
35
93
0
1
11
0
0
.261
.325
.391
.716
93
 
Team Lg Pos
15
Negro Leagues
346
902
803
120
210
33
10
17
129
3
0
75
4
0
1
23
0
0
.262
.325
.391
.716
94
1
vs Major Leagues
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Columbus Blue Birds
SP
17
56
51
3
6
1
0
1
5
0
3
0
2
.118
.167
.196
.363
-6
1
Cleveland Red Sox
RP
17
50
43
6
14
4
1
0
5
1
7
0
0
.326
.420
.465
.885
149
13
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
298
775
690
107
185
26
9
16
117
2
63
0
1
21
0
.268
.330
.401
.732
96
6
East All Stars
RP
8
10
10
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
NNL All Stars II
SS
2
2
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
643
1
South All Stars
RP
1
3
3
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.667
.667
.667
1.333
258
2
Philadelphia Stars
SP
3
6
5
2
2
2
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
0
.400
.500
.800
1.300
252
1
Negro All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CBB
NN2
56
.165
.342
5.4%
6.9%
1.8%
1.1%
.078
.125
CRS
NN2
50
.418
.331
14.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.8%
.140
.094
CEG
NN2
44
.425
.366
13.6%
9.0%
6.8%
1.5%
.250
.141
70
.337
.353
5.7%
1.4%
8.8%
4.00
0.0%
1.6%
.125
.125
49
.459
.339
8.2%
8.0%
6.1%
1.6%
.333
.131
BEG
NN2
62
.280
.345
6.5%
9.4%
1.6%
1.6%
.109
.129
MULT
53
.432
.340
3.8%
1.9%
8.6%
2.00
7.5%
1.7%
.294
.110
48
.352
.317
4.2%
0.0%
8.1%
2.1%
1.2%
.136
.102
BEG
NN2
67
.394
.332
10.4%
9.8%
0.0%
1.0%
.085
.095
MULT
126
.322
.364
7.9%
9.7%
1.6%
0.7%
.125
.107
MULT
34
.150
.352
5.9%
2.9%
8.7%
2.00
0.0%
0.9%
.065
.109
MULT
MULT
65
.258
.342
9.2%
9.0%
1.5%
0.9%
.123
.100
50
.127
.338
4.0%
2.0%
8.7%
2.00
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.087
BEG
NN2
56
.335
.347
10.7%
9.1%
1.8%
1.0%
.104
.105
BEG
73
.382
.333
13.7%
8.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.048
.095
15
8
903
.325
.344
8.3%
8.8%
44.4%
8.2%
0.00
1.00
1.9%
1.1%
.129
.110
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
15
Negro Leagues
902
.326
.344
8.3%
8.8%
44.4%
8.2%
0.00
1.00
1.9%
1.1%
.130
.110
1
vs Major Leagues
1
.000
.248
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.041
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Columbus Blue Birds
56
.165
.342
5.4%
6.9%
1.8%
1.1%
.078
.125
1
Cleveland Red Sox
50
.418
.331
14.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.8%
.140
.094
13
Baltimore Elite Giants
775
.331
.345
8.1%
9.0%
2.1%
1.1%
.133
.110
6
East All Stars
10
.000
.353
0.0%
9.3%
44.4%
8.2%
0.00
1.00
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.087
1
NNL All Stars II
2
.830
.250
50.0%
5.7%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.083
1
South All Stars
3
.614
.341
0.0%
4.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.105
2
Philadelphia Stars
6
.567
.363
16.7%
9.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.400
.109
1
Negro All Stars
1
.000
.248
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.041

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

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