Bill Simms

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Bill Simms
Born: (1908-12-23)December 23, 1908
Shreveport, Louisiana
Died: May 10, 2002(2002-05-10) (aged 93)
Perris, California
Batted: Left Threw: Left
Professional debut
Negro league baseball: 1937 for the Cincinnati Tigers
Last professional appearance
1944 for the Atlanta Black Crackers

Willie "Bill" Simms (December 23, 1908 – May 10, 2002) was an American baseball outfielder in the Negro Leagues. He played from 1937 to 1944 with several teams.[1]


  1. ^ Riley, James A. (1994). The Biographical Encyclopedia of the Negro Baseball Leagues. New York: Carroll & Graf. ISBN 0-7867-0959-6. 

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