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Frank Forbes
Frank Lindsey Forbes
(Strangler; Joe)
 
Born: March 30, 1891 in Philadelphia, PA
Died: August 19, 1983 - 92 years old in Philadelphia, PA
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 5'9" Wt: 179
Batting Ratings(?)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Overall

Multi-Team Years

Batting Stats
Yr
Tm
Lg
 
G
R
H
   
PHG
EAS
22
3B
 
2
7
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
1
 
0
0
 
.000
.143
.000
.143
-53
.181
NLS
EAS
23
SS
 
4
17
13
3
4
0
0
0
3
4
2
 
2
0
 
.308
.471
.308
.778
105
.458
NLS
ASN
23
3B
 
10
33
30
1
3
1
0
0
0
0
3
 
0
0
 
.100
.182
.133
.315
25
.175
NLG
EAS
24
SS
 
18
73
63
10
23
3
2
2
13
2
5
 
1
4
 
.365
.420
.571
.992
186
.435
RP
FHL
24
SS
 
2
8
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
 
0
2
 
.250
.500
.250
.750
162
.316
NLG
EAS
25
SS
 
17
66
54
6
12
1
0
2
10
2
6
 
1
5
 
.222
.311
.352
.663
122
.301
PRC
EAS
26
CF
 
1
5
4
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
 
0
0
 
.500
.600
.500
1.100
195
.545
PRC
EAS
27
SS
 
10
42
33
7
7
1
0
0
4
0
7
 
1
1
 
.212
.366
.242
.608
72
.319
AC
EAS
28
RF
 
2
9
6
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
1
 
2
0
 
.500
.667
.667
1.333
277
.630
9
6
SS
 
66
260
213
32
55
7
2
4
32
10
0
28
0
 
0
7
12
0
0
 
.258
.363
.366
.729
122
.349
Per 162 Games
 
162
638
523
79
135
17
5
10
79
25
0
69
0
 
0
17
29
0
0
 
.258
.363
.366
.729
122
.349
 
Years Team      
G
R
H
   
1
Cuban Leagues
 
10
33
30
1
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.100
.182
.133
.315
25
.175
8
Negro Leagues
 
56
227
183
31
52
6
2
4
32
10
0
25
0
 
0
7
12
0
0
 
.284
.391
.404
.795
136
.374
 
Years Team      
G
R
H
   
1
3B
 
2
7
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
.143
.000
.143
-53
.181
2
SS
 
14
50
43
4
7
1
0
0
3
4
0
5
0
 
0
2
0
0
0
 
.163
.280
.186
.466
52
.271
2
SS
 
35
139
117
16
35
4
2
4
23
4
0
11
0
 
0
2
9
0
0
 
.299
.369
.470
.839
156
.371
1
SS
 
2
8
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
 
0
0
2
0
0
 
.250
.500
.250
.750
162
.316
2
SS
 
11
47
37
9
9
1
0
0
5
0
0
8
0
 
0
1
1
0
0
 
.243
.391
.270
.662
85
.343
1
RF
 
2
9
6
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
 
0
2
0
0
0
 
.500
.667
.667
1.333
277
.630



Shortstop Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
NLS
EAS
23.3
SS
 
4
36.0
19
5
12
2
1
 
.895
.927
 
4.25
5.39
NLG
EAS
24.3
SS
 
17
147.0
89
27
48
14
7
 
.843
.918
 
4.59
4.65
RP
FHL
24.8
SS
 
2
18.0
7
2
4
1
2
 
.857
.857
 
3.00
4.04
NLG
EAS
25.3
SS
 
17
146.0
99
35
54
10
7
 
.899
.898
 
5.49
5.31
PRC
EAS
27.3
SS
 
8
63.0
39
11
23
5
1
 
.872
.893
 
4.86
5.18
5
4
SS
 
48
410.0
253
80
141
32
18
 
.874
.906
 
4.85
5.00



Third Base Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
PHG
EAS
22.3
3B
 
2
17.0
6
2
4
0
0
 
1.000
.928
 
3.18
3.30
NLS
ASN
23.8
3B
 
9
73.3
23
10
11
2
1
 
.913
.889
 
2.58
2.89
2
2
3B
 
11
90.3
29
12
15
2
1
 
.931
.897
 
2.69
2.97



Outfield Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
PRC
EAS
26.3
OF
 
1
8.0
2
1
1
0
0
 
1.000
.950
 
2.25
1.81
AC
EAS
28.3
OF
 
2
20.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.942
 
0.90
1.77
2
2
OF
 
3
28.0
4
3
1
0
0
 
1.000
.946
 
1.29
1.78



Right Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
AC
EAS
28.3
RF
 
2
20.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.930
 
0.90
1.36
1
1
RF
 
2
20.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.930
 
0.90
1.36



Center Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
PRC
EAS
26.3
CF
 
1
8.0
2
1
1
0
0
 
1.000
.963
 
2.25
2.05
1
1
CF
 
1
8.0
2
1
1
0
0
 
1.000
.963
 
2.25
2.05



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