John Beckwith - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

John Beckwith



John Christopher Beckwith
(Beck)


Born: January 10, 1900 in Louisville, KY
Died: January 4, 1956 - 55 years old

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 200
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Notes:


• Buried: Woodlawn Cemetery (Bronx, NY)
• Relatives: Stanley Beckwith (Brother)
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All-Time Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
1
1927
1927
2.8
1
1937
1937
0.1
1
1936
1936
0.1
1
1925
1925
-0.0
1
1925
1925
-1.0
Center Field Yrs First Last
1
1927
1927
4.7
1
1936
1936
0.3
3
1932
1937
0.2
1
1925
1925
0.2
1
1925
1925
-0.0

Right Field Yrs First Last
3
1925
1932
4.0
2
1925
1936
0.5
1
1927
1927
0.2
1
1937
1937
0.2
1
1927
1927
-0.7
Shortstop Yrs First Last
5
1925
1937
6.8
1
1937
1937
0.2
1
1925
1925
-0.0
2
1925
1927
-0.7
Second Base Yrs First Last
2
1925
1927
2.0
1
1936
1936
0.2
Third Base Yrs First Last
1
1927
1927
1.6
3
1925
1937
1.0
2
1936
1937
0.3
1
1925
1925
0.1
First Base Yrs First Last
1
1925
1925
2.6
1
1927
1927
-0.2
 
Catcher Yrs First Last
1
1925
1925
0.4
2
1936
1937
0.0
1
1925
1925
-0.6
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1927
1927
4.5
3
1925
1937
3.3
1
1925
1925
3.2
1
1925
1925
2.7
1
1927
1927
1.0
1
1925
1925
0.8
1
1937
1937
0.5
2
1925
1927
0.3
2
1927
1932
0.2
1
1927
1927
-0.9
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1936
1936
0.3
1
1927
1927
0.0
1
1937
1937
-0.0
1
1927
1927
-0.1
2
1936
1937
-0.1

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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