Frank Forbes - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Frank Forbes



Frank Lindsey Forbes
(Strangler; Joe)

Born: March 30, 1891 in Philadelphia, PA
Died: August 19, 1983 in Philadelphia, PA
          (92 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 179
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Notes:


• College: Howard University (Washington, DC)
• Buried: Eden Cemetery (Collingdale, PA)


Wins Above Replacement

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Team Lg Pos
PHG
EAS
22
3B
7
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
NLS
EAS
23
SS
17
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
NLS
NvC
23
3B
33
-0.4
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
NLG
24
SS
82
1.3
0.9
0.3
0.0
0.1
RP
FHL
24
SS
8
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
NLG
EAS
25
SS
66
0.8
0.4
0.3
0.0
0.1
PRC
EAS
26
CF
5
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
PRC
EAS
27
SS
42
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
AC
EAS
28
RF
9
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
7
6
SS
269
2.4
1.6
0.5
0.0
0.4
162 Game Average
632
5.7
3.6
1.2
0.0
0.9
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Cuban Leagues
33
-0.4
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
7
Negro Leagues
227
2.7
1.8
0.6
0.0
0.3
1
vs Major Leaguers
9
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
 
Team Lg Pos
1
RF
9
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
2
SS
148
2.1
1.3
0.6
0.0
0.3
1
SS
50
-0.2
-0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.1
1
3B
7
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
2
SS
47
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
1
SS
8
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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