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|162 Game Avg.||162||584||518||65||136||21||5||6||64||9||55||.263||.334||.359||.693||74||186||0|
|NYC (2 yrs)||2||6||5||2||4||0||0||0||2||0||0||.800||.800||.800||1.600||309||4||0||1|
|HIL (1 yr)||31||89||80||11||24||2||3||0||6||4||9||.300||.371||.400||.771||101||32||0|
|BE (1 yr)||35||128||111||11||23||5||0||0||11||1||12||.207||.285||.252||.537||37||28||0||5|
|NLG (1 yr)||66||267||240||34||60||12||2||1||29||5||27||.250||.326||.329||.655||60||79||0|
|PTG (1 yr)||8||32||29||4||11||0||1||1||5||0||3||.379||.438||.552||.989||153||16||0|
|PS (1 yr)||39||130||114||11||30||4||0||5||19||0||11||.263||.328||.430||.758||92||49||0||5|
|NN2 (2 yrs)||76||264||230||24||57||9||0||5||32||1||23||.248||.316||.352||.668||70||81||0||11|
|ECL (2 yrs)||39||121||109||15||35||2||4||1||11||4||12||.321||.388||.440||.829||115||48||0|
|ANL (1 yr)||66||267||240||34||60||12||2||1||29||5||27||.250||.326||.329||.655||60||79||0|
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- Negro League data is not complete. Measures may unfairly penalize players with fewer league games scheduled. Research is still ongoing and we’ll continue to publish updates as more information becomes available. More about data coverage
Frequently Asked Questions
When was Bill Yancey born?
Bill Yancey was born on April 2, 1902.
Where was Bill Yancey born?
Bill Yancey was born in Philadelphia, PA.
How tall was Bill Yancey?
Bill Yancey was 5-9 (175 cm) tall.
How much did Bill Yancey weigh when playing?
Bill Yancey weighed 165 lbs (74 kg) when playing.
How many seasons did Bill Yancey play?
Bill Yancey played 5 seasons.
Is Bill Yancey in the Hall of Fame?
Bill Yancey has not been elected into the Hall of Fame.
What position did Bill Yancey play?
Bill Yancey was a Shortstop, Second Baseman and Third Baseman.
How many hits did Bill Yancey have?
Bill Yancey had 152 hits over his career.
How many home runs did Bill Yancey have?
Bill Yancey had 7 home runs over his career.
What was Bill Yancey's average?
Bill Yancey had a .263 average over his career.
How many teams has Bill Yancey played for?
Bill Yancey played for 6 teams; the Hilldale Club, Philadelphia Tigers, New York Lincoln Giants, Brooklyn Eagles, New York Cubans and Philadelphia Stars.
When did Bill Yancey retire?
Bill Yancey last played in 1936.