Merito Acosta - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Merito Acosta



Baldomero Pedro Acosta Fernández



Born: May 19, 1896 in Bauta, Cuba
Died: November 17, 1963 - 67 years old

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'7"
Wt: 140
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame in 1955
• Relatives: José Acosta (Brother)
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All-Time Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
1
1924
1924
0.3
1
1924
1924
-0.1
1
1922
1922
-1.3
Center Field Yrs First Last
1
1922
1922
1.6
1
1924
1924
1.2

Right Field Yrs First Last
2
1922
1924
0.8
1
1924
1924
0.7
1
1924
1924
-0.1
1
1924
1924
-0.3
1
1922
1922
-1.3
Shortstop Yrs First Last
1
1922
1922
1.3
1
1924
1924
0.8
1
1924
1924
-0.4
1
1924
1924
-0.4
Second Base Yrs First Last
1
1922
1922
0.6
1
1924
1924
-0.4
1
1924
1924
-0.5
1
1924
1924
-0.5
Third Base Yrs First Last
1
1922
1922
2.1
1
1924
1924
1.4
First Base Yrs First Last
1
1924
1924
0.3
2
1922
1924
0.2
1
1924
1924
0.1
1
1922
1922
-0.1
1
1922
1922
-0.1
 
Catcher Yrs First Last
1
1922
1922
1.6
1
1924
1924
0.7
1
1924
1924
0.1
1
1924
1924
-0.2
1
1922
1922
-0.2
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1924
1924
2.4
1
1922
1922
2.4
1
1922
1922
2.2
1
1924
1924
0.5
1
1924
1924
0.3
1
1922
1922
0.1
1
1922
1922
0.1
2
1922
1924
-0.3
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1924
1924
0.2
1
1922
1922
0.2
1
1924
1924
0.1
1
1924
1924
-0.7

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James