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Luther McDonald



Luther McDonald
(Vet; Old Soul)

Born: February 6, 1906 in Greene County, MS
Died: May 1, 1976 in Chicago, IL
          (70 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
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• Buried: Lincoln Cemetery (Blue Island, IL)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
SLS
22
SP
7
6
.538
21
13
8
0
0
105.1
57
42
123
4
21
27
1
3
459
3.59
113
CAG
NN2
29
RP
0
0
6
2
0
0
1
16.1
17
14
27
4
5
4
0
1
79
7.71
66
2
2
SP
7
6
.538
27
15
8
0
1
121.2
74
56
150
8
26
31
1
4
538
4.14
104
162 Game Average
11
10
.538
44
24
13
0
2
197.0
120
91
243
13
42
50
2
6
871
4.14
104
 
Team Lg Pos
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
7
6
.538
21
13
8
0
0
105.1
57
42
123
4
21
27
1
3
459
3.59
114
1
Chicago American Giants
-
0
0
6
2
0
0
1
16.1
17
14
27
4
5
4
0
1
79
7.71
66



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
SLS
22
SP
105.1
1.37
1.36
5.9%
10.9%
4.6%
7.1%
1.29
1.58
0.9%
1.2%
CAG
NN2
29
RP
16.1
1.96
1.54
5.1%
11.0%
6.3%
8.6%
0.80
1.29
5.1%
1.5%
2
2
SP
121.2
1.45
1.38
5.8%
10.3%
4.8%
6.7%
1.19
1.54
1.5%
1.1%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
105.1
1.37
1.36
5.9%
10.2%
4.6%
6.4%
1.29
1.58
0.9%
1.1%
1
Chicago American Giants
-
16.1
1.96
1.54
5.1%
11.0%
6.3%
8.6%
0.80
1.29
5.1%
1.5%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
SLS
22
SP
21
459
416
57
123
13
7
4
4
21
27
3
19
6
.296
.334
.389
.724
CAG
NN2
29
RP
6
79
70
17
27
5
2
4
2
5
4
1
3
2
.386
.434
.686
1.120
2
2
SP
27
538
486
74
150
18
9
8
6
26
31
4
22
8
.309
.349
.432
.781
 
Team Lg Pos
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
21
459
416
57
123
13
7
4
4
21
27
3
19
6
.296
.334
.389
.724
1
Chicago American Giants
-
6
79
70
17
27
5
2
4
2
5
4
1
3
2
.386
.434
.686
1.120

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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