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Steel Arm Davis
Walter Davis
(Lefty)
 
Born: , 1903 in Richard, KY
Died: November 30, 1941 - 38 years old in Chicago, IL
Bats: L Throws: L Ht: 6'1" Wt: 175
Batting Ratings(?)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Buried: Cook County Cemetery; Oak Forest, IL

Overall

Multi-Team Years

Batting Stats
Yr
Tm
Lg
 
G
R
H
   
MULT
NNL
17.6
SW
 
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
0.0
.000
DS
NNL
20.6
SP
 
34
90
80
16
27
4
3
1
12
0
7
 
0
3
 
.338
.391
.500
.891
152
8.3
.386
CAG
NNL
21.6
RF
 
22
91
79
16
26
4
2
2
16
4
9
 
0
3
 
.329
.398
.506
.904
158
9.3
.407
CUB
LG
25.1
RF
 
20
85
82
19
22
2
1
3
14
5
1
 
1
0
1
 
.268
.282
.427
.709
87
4.8
.328
CAG
-
25.6
RF
 
66
275
256
43
83
15
8
3
39
9
0
15
0
 
0
3
1
0
0
 
.324
.369
.480
.849
137
7.6
.386
CAG
NN2
30.6
LF
 
35
160
148
27
40
9
5
2
26
2
9
 
2
1
 
.270
.321
.439
.760
112
6.0
.335
NEG
NN2
31.6
LF
 
3
12
11
1
4
0
0
1
2
0
1
 
0
0
 
.364
.417
.636
1.053
202
10.9
.473
7
6
RF
 
184
714
657
122
202
34
19
12
109
20
0
42
0
 
0
6
8
1
0
 
.308
.354
.472
.826
131
7.2
.371
1
Cuban Leagues
 
20
85
82
19
22
2
1
3
14
5
0
1
0
 
0
1
0
1
0
 
.268
.282
.427
.709
87
4.8
.328
6
Negro Leagues
 
164
629
575
103
180
32
18
9
95
15
0
41
0
 
0
5
8
0
0
 
.313
.364
.478
.842
137
7.5
.377
 
Years Team      
G
R
H
   
1
SP
 
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
.000
.000
.000
0
0.0
.000
1
RP
 
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
0.0
.000
1
SP
 
34
90
80
16
27
4
3
1
12
0
0
7
0
 
0
0
3
0
0
 
.338
.391
.500
.891
152
8.3
.386
3
RF
 
123
526
483
86
149
28
15
7
81
15
0
33
0
 
0
5
5
0
0
 
.309
.359
.472
.831
133
7.4
.374
1
RF
 
20
85
82
19
22
2
1
3
14
5
0
1
0
 
0
1
0
1
0
 
.268
.282
.427
.709
87
4.8
.328
1
LF
 
3
12
11
1
4
0
0
1
2
0
0
1
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.364
.417
.636
1.053
202
10.9
.473



Pitching Stats
Yr
Tm
Lg
 
W
L
G
R
H
K
 
MULT
NNL
17.6
SW
 
0
0
3
1
0
0
0
3.3
8
7
10
3
0
0
3
3
2
0
23
 
18.90
19
3.900
13.0
13.0
1.00
DS
NNL
20.6
SP
 
5
4
.556
12
10
4
0
1
66.3
43
35
64
0
0
7
37
27
0
0
287
 
4.75
87
1.523
9.4
12.9
0.73
CAG
NN2
30.6
SP
 
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
4.0
4
3
9
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
19
 
6.75
65
2.250
5.3
0.0
inf
3
4
 
5
4
.556
16
12
4
0
1
73.7
55
45
83
4
0
7
40
31
2
0
329
5.50
75
1.670
9.4
12.2
0.78
 
Years Team      
W
L
G
R
H
 
1
RP
 
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
1.3
3
2
4
1
0
0
2
2
2
0
10
13.50
28
4.500
20.0
20.0
1.00
1
SP
 
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
2.0
5
5
6
2
0
0
1
1
0
0
13
22.50
16
3.500
7.7
7.7
1.00
1
SP
 
5
4
.556
12
10
4
0
1
66.3
43
35
64
0
0
7
37
27
0
0
287
4.75
87
1.523
9.4
12.9
0.73
1
RF
 
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
4.0
4
3
9
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
19
6.75
65
2.250
5.3
0.0
inf



Outfield Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
DS
NNL
20.6
OF
 
19
125.0
21
19
0
2
0
 
.905
.952
 
1.37
1.81
CAG
NNL
21.6
OF
 
22
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
0.00
CUB
LG
25.1
OF
 
20
166.3
38
28
5
5
1
 
.868
.948
 
1.79
2.22
CAG
-
25.6
OF
 
44
355.0
61
53
4
4
1
 
.934
.956
 
1.45
1.97
CAG
NN2
30.6
OF
 
31
251.7
34
27
4
3
1
 
.912
.956
 
1.11
1.90
NEG
NN2
31.6
OF
 
4
26.0
6
5
1
0
0
 
1.000
.969
 
2.08
1.84
6
4
OF
 
140
924.0
160
132
14
14
3
 
.913
.954
 
1.42
1.97



Right Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
DS
NNL
20.6
RF
 
11
77.0
14
13
0
1
0
 
.929
.957
 
1.52
1.63
CAG
NNL
21.6
RF
 
22
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
0.00
CUB
LG
25.1
RF
 
12
96.0
14
10
2
2
1
 
.857
.936
 
1.13
1.75
CAG
-
25.6
RF
 
40
338.0
58
50
4
4
1
 
.931
.942
 
1.44
1.52
NEG
NN2
31.6
RF
 
1
2.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.970
 
0.00
1.70
5
4
RF
 
86
513.0
86
73
6
7
2
 
.919
.944
 
1.39
1.58



Left Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
DS
NNL
20.6
LF
 
7
46.0
7
6
0
1
0
 
.857
.945
 
1.17
1.72
CUB
LG
25.1
LF
 
8
70.3
24
18
3
3
0
 
.875
.941
 
2.69
2.08
CAG
-
25.6
LF
 
4
17.0
3
3
0
0
0
 
1.000
.951
 
1.59
1.76
CAG
NN2
30.6
LF
 
31
251.7
34
27
4
3
1
 
.912
.949
 
1.11
1.67
NEG
NN2
31.6
LF
 
2
15.0
4
3
1
0
0
 
1.000
.946
 
2.40
1.59
5
4
LF
 
52
400.0
72
57
8
7
1
 
.903
.946
 
1.46
1.75



First Base Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
CAG
-
25.6
1B
 
26
202.3
249
234
10
5
7
 
.980
.983
 
10.85
11.23
CAG
NN2
30.6
1B
 
6
41.0
37
34
2
1
4
 
.973
.975
 
7.90
10.40
2
1
1B
 
32
243.3
286
268
12
6
11
 
.979
.982
 
10.36
11.09



Pitcher Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
MULT
NNL
17.6
P
 
3
3.3
1
0
1
0
0
 
1.000
.938
 
2.70
3.49
DS
NNL
20.6
P
 
12
66.3
23
4
19
0
1
 
1.000
.949
 
3.12
3.41
CAG
NN2
30.6
P
 
1
4.0
2
0
1
1
0
 
.500
.941
 
2.25
2.83
3
4
P
 
16
73.7
26
4
21
1
1
 
.962
.948
 
3.05
3.38



Center Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
DS
NNL
20.6
CF
 
1
2.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.953
 
0.00
2.07
NEG
NN2
31.6
CF
 
1
9.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.986
 
2.00
2.22
2
2
CF
 
2
11.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.986
 
1.64
2.20



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