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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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1982


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NEG
NSL
18
RF
26
84
78
12
20
2
1
0
5
3
6
0
0
.256
.310
.308
.617
92
NEG
NN2
19
RF
36
142
137
18
44
6
4
1
18
3
2
2
1
.321
.340
.445
.786
113
NEG
NN2
20
RF
38
155
135
22
34
6
2
2
15
6
10
2
8
.252
.313
.370
.683
86
21
CF
32
138
123
17
38
5
5
3
21
5
0
12
0
0
1
2
0
0
.309
.375
.504
.879
113
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
41
171
163
28
60
10
11
7
38
1
0
7
0
0
0
1
0
0
.368
.394
.693
1.087
182
24
RF
35
154
139
24
42
9
2
4
32
5
0
10
0
0
2
3
0
0
.302
.358
.482
.840
120
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
145
MEX
26
CF
87
398
350
94
126
30
10
8
67
29
47
14
1
0
.360
.437
.571
1.009
160
ROM
MEX
27
CF
100
462
387
98
151
25
9
17
85
26
72
27
1
2
.390
.487
.633
1.120
175
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
ROM
MEX
29
CF
88
388
352
65
129
25
5
13
70
21
32
20
4
0
.366
.425
.577
1.002
174
ROM
MEX
30
RF
87
377
334
59
112
24
7
10
60
14
42
12
1
0
.335
.411
.539
.950
153
31
RF
51
213
198
43
71
14
4
5
37
6
0
13
1
1
1
0
0
.359
.401
.545
.946
158
14
6
CF
755
3244
2903
580
998
187
71
74
547
131
1
299
75
1
17
25
0
1
.344
.408
.534
.942
149
162 Game Average
696
623
124
214
40
15
16
117
32
18
64
33
3
4
5
0
16
.344
.408
.534
.942
149
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
388
1600
1463
264
476
83
40
26
264
41
1
105
2
1
9
23
0
1
.325
.374
.490
.864
132
4
vs Latin Leagues
362
1625
1423
316
518
104
31
48
282
90
193
73
7
2
.364
.442
.582
1.024
166
1
vs Major Leagues
5
19
17
0
4
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
0
.235
.316
.235
.551
85
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Baltimore Elite Giants
RF
372
1537
1402
256
458
77
39
26
255
39
104
1
9
22
.327
.377
.493
.870
132
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 II
LF
11
45
42
1
9
1
1
0
4
1
2
1
0
.214
.267
.286
.552
83
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
1
Chihuahua
-
0
4
Diablos Rojos del México
CF
362
1625
1423
316
518
104
31
48
282
90
193
73
7
2
.364
.442
.582
1.024
166



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NEG
NSL
84
.298
.300
7.1%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.051
.072
NEG
NN2
142
.350
.326
1.4%
6.6%
0.7%
1.1%
.124
.119
NEG
NN2
155
.308
.340
6.5%
8.0%
1.3%
0.8%
.119
.097
138
.386
.366
8.7%
0.0%
9.0%
2.2%
1.5%
.195
.141
MULT
MULT
194
.387
.340
8.2%
0.0%
8.4%
1.0%
1.5%
.149
.120
MULT
MULT
171
.459
.336
4.1%
0.0%
8.0%
4.1%
1.6%
.325
.130
154
.373
.344
6.5%
0.0%
9.4%
2.6%
1.6%
.180
.128
MULT
150
.419
.340
7.3%
0.0%
8.8%
0.7%
1.8%
.109
.114
MEX
398
.453
.353
11.8%
10.2%
3.5%
9.4%
3.36
0.92
2.0%
1.2%
.211
.127
ROM
MEX
462
.505
.381
15.6%
11.3%
5.8%
8.5%
2.67
1.33
3.7%
1.1%
.243
.125
218
.387
.334
8.7%
0.9%
9.9%
9.50
0.5%
1.0%
.123
.094
ROM
MEX
388
.465
.346
8.2%
9.7%
5.2%
8.3%
1.60
1.18
3.4%
0.9%
.210
.101
ROM
MEX
377
.442
.359
11.1%
10.8%
3.2%
6.1%
3.50
1.77
2.7%
0.8%
.204
.102
213
.432
.343
6.1%
9.0%
2.3%
0.9%
.187
.102
14
6
3244
.427
.350
9.2%
9.4%
4.5%
8.2%
2.57
1.32
2.3%
1.1%
.190
.113
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
vs Latin Leagues
1625
.468
.361
11.9%
10.3%
4.5%
8.3%
2.64
1.29
3.0%
1.0%
.218
.114
10
Negro Leagues
1600
.388
.339
6.6%
8.5%
5.6%
8.8%
0.00
1.34
1.6%
1.2%
.165
.113
1
vs Major Leagues
19
.269
.276
5.3%
6.3%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.099
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Baltimore Elite Giants
1537
.390
.340
6.8%
8.5%
1.7%
1.2%
.166
.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 II
45
.258
.278
4.4%
6.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.071
.092
6
East All Stars
36
.403
.347
0.0%
11.4%
5.7%
8.8%
0.00
1.31
0.0%
1.1%
.143
.106
1
Chihuahua
0
.000
4
Diablos Rojos del México
1625
.468
.361
11.9%
10.3%
4.5%
8.3%
2.64
1.29
3.0%
1.0%
.218
.114

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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, 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