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Les Willis

Lester Evans Willis (Wimpy or Lefty)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 195 lb.

Born: January 17, 1908 in Nacogdoches, Texas, US
Died: January 22, 1982 in Jasper, Texas, US
School: East Texas Baptist University (Marshall, TX)

Major League Stats

Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1932 24 -4.6 Shreveport/Tyler TL A 0 6 .000 4.06 27 6 93.0 95 67 42 40 1.452 9.2 3.9
1933 25 0.8 2 Teams 1 Lg C 2 10 .167 5.00 18 108.0 106 82 60 60 1.537 8.8 5.0
1933 25 0.8 Jackson, Baton Rouge DIXL C 2 10 .167 5.00 18 108.0 106 82 60 60 1.537 8.8 5.0
1934 26 2.0 2 Teams 2 Lgs C BOS 5 13 .278 3.77 25 129.0 149 69 54 45 1.504 10.4 3.1
1934 26 3.0 Joplin WA C BOS 0 2 .000 4.50 5 24.0 29 14 12 13 1.750 10.9 4.9
1934 26 1.8 El Dorado EDXL C 5 11 .313 3.60 20 105.0 120 55 42 32 1.448 10.3 2.7
1935 27 2.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs C-A 20 8 .714 3.09 37 24 245.0 226 110 84 63 1.180 8.3 2.3
1935 27 3.0 El Dorado EDXL C 20 7 .741 3.22 34 24 235.0 226 110 84 63 1.230 8.7 2.4
1935 27 -1.1 Fort Worth TL A 0 1 .000 3 10.0
1936 28 4.5 Pine Bluff CSTL C STL 20 8 .714 3.25 36 252.0 272 134 91 64 1.333 9.7 2.3
1937 29 6.1 Pine Bluff CSTL C STL 22 8 .733 2.79 36 274.0 236 99 85 61 1.084 7.8 2.0
1938 30 2.0 Louisville AA AA 9 21 .300 4.33 42 31 239.0 261 137 115 80 1.427 9.8 3.0
1939 31 3.2 Milwaukee AA AA CHC 6 8 .429 4.33 33 12 108.0 117 62 52 52 1.565 9.8 4.3
1940 32 4.8 Memphis SOUA A1 18 14 .563 4.08 39 29 234.0 251 121 106 75 1.393 9.7 2.9
1941 33 5.5 Memphis SOUA A1 14 15 .483 3.67 34 29 206.0 231 115 84 57 1.398 10.1 2.5
1942 34 7.7 Memphis SOUA A1 8 9 .471 4.93 38 18 168.0 211 101 92 43 1.512 11.3 2.3
1946 38 10.8 Memphis SOUA AA 18 7 .720 2.37 30 21 163.0 115 53 43 27 0.871 6.3 1.5
12 Seasons 142 127 .528 3.68 395 170 2219.0 2270 1150 908 667 1.324 9.2 2.7
C (5 seasons) C 69 46 .600 3.37 149 24 998.0 989 494 374 293 1.285 8.9 2.6
A1 (3 seasons) A1 40 38 .513 4.17 111 76 608.0 693 337 282 175 1.428 10.3 2.6
A (2 seasons) A 0 7 .000 3.67 30 6 103.0 95 67 42 40 1.311 8.3 3.5
AA (3 seasons) AA 33 36 .478 3.71 105 64 510.0 493 252 210 159 1.278 8.7 2.8
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1932 24 -3.3 Shreveport/Tyler TL A 27 26 2 0 0 0 .077 .077 2
1933 25 -1.0 2 Teams 1 Lg C 22 35 15 6 0 0 .429 .600 21
1933 25 -1.0 Jackson,Baton Rouge DIXL C 22 35 15 6 0 0 .429 .600 21
1933 25 -1.0 Baton Rouge DIXL C
1933 25 -1.0 Jackson DIXL C
1934 26 1.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs C BOS 33 66 11 3 0 0 .167 .212 14
1934 26 0.7 El Dorado EDXL C 24 42 4 1 0 0 .095 .119 5
1934 26 2.7 Joplin WA C BOS 9 24 7 2 0 0 .292 .375 9
1935 27 2.1 2 Teams 2 Lgs C-A 49 110 26 3 0 0 .236 .264 29
1935 27 2.1 El Dorado EDXL C 46 110 26 3 0 0 .236 .264 29
1935 27 -0.3 Fort Worth TL A 3
1936 28 3.4 Pine Bluff CSTL C STL 48 108 14 1 1 0 .130 .157 17
1937 29 5.6 Pine Bluff CSTL C STL 48 123 27 7 0 0 .220 .276 34
1938 30 2.4 Louisville AA AA 43 85 16 3 1 0 .188 .247 21
1939 31 4.1 Milwaukee AA AA CHC 33 37 6 0 1 0 .162 .216 8
1940 32 5.4 Memphis SOUA A1 39 88 20 2 0 0 .227 .250 22
1941 33 6.2 Memphis SOUA A1 35 81 20 2 1 0 .247 .296 24
1942 34 6.4 Memphis SOUA A1 44 55 10 0 0 0 .182 .182 10
1946 38 10.8 Memphis SOUA AA 30 59 7 0 0 0 .119 .119 7
12 Seasons 451 873 873 174 27 4 0 .199 .199 .239 .439 209
C (5 seasons) C 197 442 442 93 20 1 0 .210 .210 .260 .471 115
A1 (3 seasons) A1 118 224 224 50 4 1 0 .223 .223 .250 .473 56
A (2 seasons) A 30 26 26 2 0 0 0 .077 .077 .077 .154 2
AA (3 seasons) AA 106 181 181 29 3 2 0 .160 .160 .199 .359 36
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1932 24 Shreveport/Tyler TL A P 27 0.00
1933 25 2 Teams 1 Lg C P 18 0.00
1933 25 Jackson, Baton Rouge DIXL C P 18 0.00
1934 26 2 Teams 2 Lgs C BOS P 25 0.00
1934 26 Joplin WA C BOS P 5 0.00
1934 26 El Dorado EDXL C P 20 0.00
1935 27 2 Teams 2 Lgs C-A P 37 0.00
1935 27 El Dorado EDXL C P 34 0.00
1935 27 Fort Worth TL A P 3 0.00
1936 28 Pine Bluff CSTL C STL P 36 0.00
1937 29 Pine Bluff CSTL C STL P 36 0.00
1938 30 Louisville AA AA P 42 0.00
1939 31 Milwaukee AA AA CHC P 33 0.00
1940 32 Memphis SOUA A1 P 39 0.00
1941 33 Memphis SOUA A1 P 34 0.00
1942 34 Memphis SOUA A1 P 38 0.00
1946 38 Memphis SOUA AA P 30 0.00
12 Seasons 395 0.00
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: 99362fd2

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