Ben Taylor - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Ben Taylor



Benjamin Harrison Taylor



Born: July 1, 1888 in Anderson, SC
Died: January 24, 1953 - 64 years old

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 175
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006
• Buried: Arbutus Memorial Park (Arbutus, MD)
• Relatives: Steel Arm Johnny Taylor (Brother) , C. I. Taylor (Brother) , Candy Jim Taylor (Brother)
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Record
Team Lg
NNL
33
2
104
61
41
2
.598
Washington Park (Indianapolis, IN)
IND
34
3
23
9
14
0
.391
American League Park (Washington, DC)
ECL
35
7
59
21
38
0
.356
American League Park (Washington, DC), Harlan Field (Wilmington, DE)
ECL
37
6
62
22
38
2
.367
Maryland Park (Baltimore, MD)
ECL
39
2
61
29
29
3
.500
Maryland Park (Baltimore, MD)
NN2
46
5
10
5
5
0
.500
Ebbets Field (Brooklyn, NY)
NN2
49
7
21
2
19
0
.095
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC)
7
5
340
149
209
7
.416
0
0
 
Team Lg
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
104
61
41
2
.598
0
0
2
Washington Potomacs
82
30
52
0
.366
0
0
2
Baltimore Black Sox
123
51
67
5
.432
0
0
1
Newark Eagles
10
5
30
0
.143
0
0
1
Washington Black Senators
21
2
19
0
.095
0
0
* = Player/Manager

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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