Bill Sweeney - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Sweeney



William Joseph Sweeney


Born: December 29, 1904 in Cleveland, OH
Died: April 18, 1957 in San Diego, CA
          (52 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• College: John Carroll University (University Heights, OH)
• Buried: Resurrection Cemetery (Montebello, CA)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
ALS
NvM
23
1B
6
29
29
5
14
1
2
1
5
0
0
0
0
.483
.483
.759
1.241
166
ALS
NvM
24
3B
5
24
23
3
8
2
0
0
3
0
1
0
0
.348
.375
.435
.810
138
ALS
NvM
25
3B
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
26
3
1
1B
12
57
56
8
23
3
2
1
8
0
1
0
0
.411
.421
.589
1.010
144
162 Game Average
770
756
108
311
41
27
14
108
0
14
0
0
.411
.421
.589
1.010
144



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
ALS
NvM
29
.492
.362
0.0%
4.8%
3.4%
4.1%
.276
.222
ALS
NvM
24
.369
.300
4.2%
6.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.087
.113
ALS
NvM
4
.236
.365
0.0%
5.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.109
3
1
57
.422
.336
1.8%
5.5%
1.8%
2.4%
.179
.169

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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