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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
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Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:

All-Teammate Team


Left Field
2
1915
1916
7.8
6
1914
1919
2.8
3
1915
1918
1.4

Center Field
4
1914
1919
8.7
4
1914
1916
6.5
1
1919
1919
1.0


Right Field
2
1915
1919
4.1
1
1919
1919
0.4
2
1913
1914
0.4
Shortstop
9
1913
1919
7.6
1
1919
1919
4.5
1
1913
1913
2.0
Second Base
2
1914
1919
3.6
1
1915
1915
3.0
1
1913
1913
1.7
Third Base
4
1913
1916
4.7
1
1919
1919
1.4
1
1916
1916
1.3
First Base
2
1915
1919
4.1
5
1914
1918
3.3
1
1915
1915
2.9
Manager
1
1915
1915
5.7
1
1916
1916
0.4
1
1919
1919
0.4
Catcher
3
1915
1919
7.2
2
1914
1916
2.3
1
1914
1914
2.0
Starting Pitcher
4
1914
1919
23.2
2
1915
1916
15.8
5
1913
1918
11.8
2
1914
1914
3.5
1
1919
1919
2.0
1
1919
1919
1.9
1
1915
1915
1.5
1
1919
1919
1.2
1
1919
1919
1.1
2
1918
1919
0.9
Relief Pitcher
1
1914
1914
1.4
1
1914
1914
0.8
1
1919
1919
0.5
2
1914
1915
0.3
2
1913
1918
0.1
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Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James