Willie Adams (1910s pitcher)
September 27, 1890|
|Died: June 18, 1937
Albany, New York
|June 30, 1912, for the St. Louis Browns|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 6, 1919, for the Philadelphia Athletics|
|Earned run average||4.37|
He led the American League in earned runs allowed (83) and hit batters (12) in 1918.
In 5 years he had an 8–16 win-loss record, 65 games, 21 games started, 8 complete games, 30 games finished, 2 saves, 284 ⅓ innings pitched, 303 hits allowed, 172 runs allowed, 138 earned runs allowed, 8 home runs allowed, 144 walks allowed, 74 strikeouts, 19 hit batsmen, 8 wild pitches, 1,238 batters faced and a 4.37 ERA.
He died in Albany, New York, at the age of 46.
- McKenna, Brian. Early exits: the premature endings of baseball careers, Rowman & Littlefield, 2007, p. 187. ISBN 0-8108-5858-4
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
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