Negro League player stats include league games, interleague games (against major Negro League competition), and games against select top-level independent Black Baseball teams. Player stats do not include the extensive amount of exhibitions and barnstorming games Negro League teams often played. Negro League data is not complete. Research is still ongoing and we’ll continue to publish updates as more information becomes available. More about data coverage
|162 Game Avg.||162||692||614||90||137||20||7||4||50||24||62||.223||.297||.298||.595||76||183|
|KCM (5 yrs)||136||566||500||73||102||14||6||1||38||23||47||.204||.276||.262||.538||61||131||3||16||0||0|
|CAG (4 yrs)||68||311||277||42||72||12||3||4||26||8||32||.260||.337||.368||.705||105||102||0||2||0|
|CT (1 yr)||3||7||7||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||.143||.143||.143||.286||-21||1||0||0||0|
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Frequently Asked Questions
When was Willie Simms born?
Willie Simms was born on December 23, 1908.
Where was Willie Simms born?
Willie Simms was born in Shreveport, LA.
How tall was Willie Simms?
Willie Simms was 5-9 (175 cm) tall.
How much did Willie Simms weigh when playing?
Willie Simms weighed 160 lbs (72 kg) when playing.
How many seasons did Willie Simms play?
Willie Simms played 7 seasons.
Is Willie Simms in the Hall of Fame?
Willie Simms has not been elected into the Hall of Fame.
What position did Willie Simms play?
Willie Simms was an Outfielder.
How many hits did Willie Simms have?
Willie Simms had 175 hits over his career.
How many home runs did Willie Simms have?
Willie Simms had 5 home runs over his career.
What was Willie Simms' average?
Willie Simms had a .223 average over his career.
How many teams has Willie Simms played for?
Willie Simms played for 3 teams; the Chicago American Giants, Cincinnati Tigers and Kansas City Monarchs.
How many World Series has Willie Simms won?
Willie Simms won 1 World Series.
When did Willie Simms retire?
Willie Simms last played in 1943.