Bill Byrd

Bill Byrd

William 'Daddy' Byrd (July 15, 1907 – January 4, 1991) was an pitcher. He participated in six All-Star games. Byrd also saw action in Venezuela and Puerto Rico where he was considered one of the best hurlers. He died at age 83 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[1]


  1. ^ The ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia. Ballantine Books. 2007. p. 1698.  

External links

  • Negro league baseball statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference (Negro leagues)
  • Negro League Baseball Museum