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Roosevelt Davis



Roosevelt Davis
(Rosey; Duro; Macan)

Born: November 19, 1904 in Bartlesville, OK
Died: December 28, 1968 in Chicago, IL
          (64 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 168
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Notes:


• Buried: Burr Oak Cemetery (Alsip, IL)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
SLS
NNL
19
SP
7
4
.636
25
12
6
0
0
121.2
75
58
134
32
49
2
2
4.29
112
SLS
20
SP
17
7
.708
37
21
9
0
0
180.2
97
91
186
1
32
54
0
1
755
4.53
121
SLS
23
RP
8
0
1.000
24
8
5
1
1
93.2
46
37
104
2
13
35
1
1
392
3.56
118
24
SP
7
7
.500
36
17
9
3
3
155.0
79
65
158
0
40
52
4
1
42
3.77
114
MULT
26
SP
4
6
.400
11
8
7
1
0
77.2
51
39
85
5
31
47
2
1
348
4.52
90
EWL
27
SP
1
3
.250
6
5
4
0
0
42.1
22
17
44
0
10
23
1
1
183
3.61
131
CBB
NN2
28
SP
2
2
.500
8
4
2
0
0
44.0
19
13
50
1
9
16
0
3
196
2.66
164
PC
NN2
29
SP
1
0
1.000
5
2
1
0
1
23.0
12
10
25
2
10
12
0
0
100
3.91
104
PC
30
SP
7
2
.778
16
10
7
1
1
109.2
48
39
111
8
28
56
0
1
458
3.20
146
NBY
NN2
31
SP
2
4
.333
14
9
4
1
1
66.2
38
31
76
4
22
27
0
3
296
4.19
119
NN2
32
SP
2
4
.333
8
6
5
0
0
46.2
37
31
56
3
9
22
0
2
209
5.98
88
NN2
33
SP
0
1
.000
3
1
0
0
0
8.0
13
6
13
2
6
4
0
0
46
6.75
76
MRS
NAL
34
SP
1
3
.250
4
4
3
0
0
33.0
21
14
31
4
16
0
3.82
102
MRS
NAL
35
LF
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
3
1
6
3
5
0
0
1.13
332
CC
NAL
38
SP
5
2
.714
9
6
6
1
2
61.1
20
16
45
1
10
37
0
0
243
2.35
159
CIC
NAL
39
SP
3
1
.750
4
4
3
0
0
31.1
11
10
28
7
23
0
0
2.87
108
CIC
NAL
40
SP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
6.1
4
0
4
5
1
0
0
0.00
17
11
SP
67
47
.588
212
119
72
8
9
1109.0
596
478
1156
29
271
479
10
16
3268
3.88
117
162 Game Average
14
10
.588
44
24
15
2
2
227.2
122
98
237
12
56
98
2
3
992
3.88
117
 
Team Lg Pos
17
Negro Leagues
66
47
.584
210
118
71
8
9
1098.1
593
476
1149
29
268
473
10
16
3226
3.90
117
1
vs Major Leagues
1
0
1.000
2
1
1
0
0
10.2
3
2
7
0
3
6
0
0
42
1.69
288
 
Team Lg Pos
5
St. Louis Stars I
SP
39
18
.684
121
56
28
4
4
546.0
294
248
581
4
114
191
8
5
1179
4.09
115
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
1
0
1.000
3
2
1
0
0
11.2
7
6
12
0
4
6
0
0
42
4.63
96
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
1
4
.200
5
4
3
0
0
43.2
30
22
49
4
22
20
1
0
198
4.53
92
4
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
12
8
.600
32
22
17
2
2
204.2
107
88
211
12
54
110
0
4
871
3.87
117
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
2
0
0
17.0
6
4
16
0
2
7
0
0
69
2.12
215
1
Cleveland Stars
SP
0
2
.000
4
3
2
0
0
25.1
16
13
28
0
8
16
1
1
114
4.62
106
1
Columbus Blue Birds
SP
2
2
.500
8
4
2
0
0
44.0
19
13
50
1
9
16
0
3
196
2.66
164
3
New York Black Yankees
SP
2
5
.286
17
10
4
1
1
74.1
53
43
92
6
27
30
0
3
342
5.21
96
1
Newark Eagles
-
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
2.1
5
0
3
1
2
1
0
0
14
0.00
0
2
Memphis Red Sox
SP
1
4
.200
5
5
4
0
0
41.0
24
15
37
7
21
0
0
3.29
118
3
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
8
3
.727
14
11
9
1
2
99.0
35
26
77
1
22
61
0
0
243
2.36
147



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
SLS
NNL
19
SP
121.2
1.36
1.48
9.4%
10.8%
6.1%
8.3%
1.53
1.29
SLS
20
SP
180.2
1.21
1.44
7.2%
11.4%
4.2%
8.7%
1.69
1.18
0.1%
SLS
23
RP
93.2
1.25
1.39
8.9%
10.7%
3.3%
7.1%
2.69
1.55
0.5%
1.2%
24
SP
155.0
1.28
1.41
8.0%
12.6%
6.1%
7.8%
1.30
1.40
0.0%
MULT
26
SP
77.2
1.49
1.39
13.5%
11.4%
8.9%
8.3%
1.52
1.41
1.4%
0.9%
EWL
27
SP
42.1
1.28
1.53
12.6%
11.1%
5.5%
8.6%
2.30
1.29
0.0%
0.8%
CBB
NN2
28
SP
44.0
1.34
1.37
8.2%
12.4%
4.6%
6.7%
1.78
1.85
0.5%
1.0%
PC
NN2
29
SP
23.0
1.52
1.37
12.0%
12.8%
10.0%
7.6%
1.20
1.70
2.0%
0.9%
PC
30
SP
109.2
1.27
1.47
12.2%
14.7%
6.1%
9.3%
2.00
1.42
1.7%
1.7%
NBY
NN2
31
SP
66.2
1.47
1.53
9.1%
11.4%
7.4%
8.9%
1.23
1.29
1.4%
1.5%
NN2
32
SP
46.2
1.39
1.51
10.5%
11.5%
4.3%
8.2%
2.44
1.39
1.4%
1.5%
NN2
33
SP
8.0
2.38
1.51
8.7%
11.0%
13.0%
9.0%
0.67
1.21
4.3%
1.4%
MRS
NAL
34
SP
33.0
1.06
1.34
12.2%
13.3%
3.1%
8.4%
4.00
1.58
MRS
NAL
35
LF
8.0
1.13
1.32
15.6%
13.9%
9.4%
7.9%
1.67
1.77
CC
NAL
38
SP
61.1
0.90
1.29
15.2%
12.1%
4.1%
7.4%
3.70
1.64
0.4%
0.5%
CIC
NAL
39
SP
31.1
1.12
1.20
18.1%
11.7%
5.5%
6.9%
3.29
1.70
CIC
NAL
40
SP
6.1
1.42
1.33
3.7%
12.8%
18.5%
7.8%
0.20
1.65
17
11
SP
1109.0
1.29
1.42
10.2%
11.2%
5.7%
8.0%
1.77
1.41
1.1%
1.1%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
17
Negro Leagues
1098.1
1.29
1.42
10.1%
11.2%
5.7%
8.0%
1.76
1.40
1.1%
1.2%
1
vs Major Leagues
10.2
0.94
1.43
14.3%
17.0%
7.1%
7.9%
2.00
2.15
0.0%
0.9%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
5
St. Louis Stars I
SP
546.0
1.27
1.43
8.3%
10.3%
5.0%
7.9%
1.68
1.31
0.8%
1.1%
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
11.2
1.37
1.42
11.8%
15.8%
7.8%
7.9%
1.50
2.08
0.0%
0.9%
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
43.2
1.63
1.44
10.1%
11.8%
11.1%
8.7%
0.91
1.36
2.0%
1.0%
4
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
204.2
1.29
1.44
12.6%
12.3%
6.2%
8.4%
2.04
1.46
1.4%
1.4%
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
SP
17.0
1.06
1.49
10.1%
11.2%
2.9%
8.4%
3.50
1.33
0.0%
0.8%
1
Cleveland Stars
SP
25.1
1.42
1.55
14.0%
11.1%
7.0%
8.7%
2.00
1.27
0.0%
0.8%
1
Columbus Blue Birds
SP
44.0
1.34
1.37
8.2%
12.4%
4.6%
6.7%
1.78
1.85
0.5%
1.0%
3
New York Black Yankees
SP
74.1
1.60
1.53
8.8%
11.4%
7.9%
8.9%
1.11
1.29
1.8%
1.5%
1
Newark Eagles
-
2.1
2.14
1.47
7.1%
11.0%
14.3%
8.9%
0.50
1.24
7.1%
1.4%
2
Memphis Red Sox
SP
41.0
1.07
1.34
12.9%
13.4%
4.3%
8.3%
3.00
1.62
3
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
99.0
1.00
1.27
15.4%
12.0%
5.5%
7.2%
2.77
1.66
0.4%
0.5%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
SLS
NNL
19
SP
25
75
134
32
49
2
SLS
20
SP
37
755
49
97
186
1
1
1
1
1
32
54
1
3
0
1
3.796
2.671
3.918
6.589
SLS
23
RP
24
392
365
46
104
12
3
2
4
13
35
1
13
7
.285
.311
.351
.662
24
SP
36
42
38
79
158
1
0
0
0
40
52
1
1
0
4.158
2.519
4.184
6.703
MULT
26
SP
11
348
309
51
85
11
3
5
2
31
47
1
7
6
.275
.343
.379
.722
EWL
27
SP
6
183
167
22
44
9
1
0
1
10
23
1
5
4
.263
.309
.329
.638
CBB
NN2
28
SP
8
196
179
19
50
8
3
1
6
9
16
3
5
3
.279
.325
.374
.699
PC
NN2
29
SP
5
100
88
12
25
4
0
2
4
10
12
0
2
4
.284
.357
.398
.755
PC
30
SP
16
458
418
48
111
22
2
8
3
28
56
1
11
11
.266
.313
.385
.698
NBY
NN2
31
SP
14
296
266
38
76
12
3
4
2
22
27
3
5
6
.286
.347
.398
.746
NN2
32
SP
8
209
192
37
56
13
0
3
3
9
22
2
6
5
.292
.330
.406
.736
NN2
33
SP
3
46
38
13
13
1
1
2
0
6
4
0
2
0
.342
.432
.579
1.011
MRS
NAL
34
SP
4
21
31
4
16
0
MRS
NAL
35
LF
1
3
6
3
5
0
CC
NAL
38
SP
9
243
232
20
45
4
1
1
1
10
37
0
1
.194
.227
.233
.460
CIC
NAL
39
SP
4
11
28
7
23
0
CIC
NAL
40
SP
1
4
4
5
1
0
17
11
SP
212
3268
2341
596
1156
98
18
29
27
1
271
479
16
61
0
47
.268
.317
.362
.679
 
Team Lg Pos
17
Negro Leagues
210
3226
2303
593
1149
97
18
29
27
1
268
473
16
60
0
47
.269
.318
.365
.683
1
vs Major Leagues
2
42
38
3
7
1
0
0
0
3
6
0
1
0
.184
.244
.211
.454
 
Team Lg Pos
5
St. Louis Stars I
SP
121
1179
445
294
581
14
4
4
5
1
114
191
5
16
0
9
.283
.315
.360
.675
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
3
42
38
7
12
1
0
0
0
4
6
0
1
0
.184
.244
.211
.454
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
5
198
172
30
49
6
1
4
2
22
20
0
4
3
.285
.366
.401
.767
4
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
32
871
792
107
211
43
4
12
9
54
110
4
21
22
.266
.316
.376
.693
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
SP
2
69
67
6
16
2
0
0
0
2
7
0
0
1
.239
.261
.269
.530
1
Cleveland Stars
SP
4
114
100
16
28
7
1
0
1
8
16
1
5
3
.280
.339
.370
.709
1
Columbus Blue Birds
SP
8
196
179
19
50
8
3
1
6
9
16
3
5
3
.279
.325
.374
.699
3
New York Black Yankees
SP
17
342
305
53
92
13
4
6
3
27
30
3
7
6
.302
.364
.430
.794
1
Newark Eagles
-
1
14
11
5
3
0
0
1
0
2
1
0
1
0
.273
.385
.545
.930
2
Memphis Red Sox
SP
5
24
37
7
21
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
3
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
14
243
232
35
77
4
1
1
1
22
61
0
1
.194
.227
.233
.460

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