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Spottswood Poles
Spottswood Poles
(Spot)
 
Born: December 27, 1887 in Winchester, VA
Died: September 12, 1962 - 74 years old in Harrisburg, PA
Bats: B Throws: R Ht: 5'9" Wt: 165
Batting Ratings(?)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Overall

Multi-Team Years

Batting Stats
Yr
Tm
Lg
 
G
R
H
   
PG
INT
21.5
CF
 
17
73
63
11
15
2
1
0
6
3
7
 
0
3
 
.238
.314
.302
.616
91
4.8
.294
PG
EAS
22.5
RF
 
19
87
77
13
15
4
0
1
5
1
7
 
1
2
 
.195
.271
.286
.556
68
3.7
.261
FE
LG
23.0
RF
 
25
106
84
19
31
5
0
0
6
21
14
8
 
5
3
0
 
.369
.485
.429
.914
219
12.7
.499
NLG
EAS
23.5
LF
 
15
72
62
12
19
1
1
0
6
10
7
 
2
1
 
.306
.394
.355
.749
109
7.8
.387
FE
LN
24.0
RF
 
23
100
85
10
22
1
2
0
4
11
13
 
1
1
 
.259
.364
.318
.681
115
5.9
.366
MULT
EAS
24.5
CF
 
17
76
72
10
27
0
0
0
10
5
0
0
0
 
0
2
2
0
0
 
.375
.392
.375
.767
128
6.7
.364
MULT
-
25.0
CF
 
47
229
199
45
68
2
7
1
33
26
0
20
0
 
0
4
6
0
0
 
.342
.413
.437
.850
157
9.1
.425
NLG
EAS
25.5
CF
 
17
80
65
17
19
4
0
0
6
6
11
 
1
3
 
.292
.403
.354
.756
145
7.2
.373
MULT
EAS
26.5
CF
 
25
122
109
28
45
7
0
0
12
12
0
13
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.413
.475
.477
.952
182
11.6
.468
MULT
-
27.0
CF
 
27
120
106
17
28
2
3
0
2
5
1
12
6
 
0
0
2
0
0
 
.264
.339
.340
.679
147
5.0
.350
NLS
EAS
27.5
CF
 
35
166
145
27
39
8
2
0
11
9
16
 
1
4
 
.269
.346
.352
.697
102
6.1
.339
BRK
FHL
28.0
RF
 
6
28
24
3
9
0
0
0
3
0
4
 
0
0
 
.375
.464
.375
.839
195
8.7
.432
NLG
EAS
28.5
CF
 
17
81
69
15
21
2
0
1
6
1
10
 
0
2
 
.304
.392
.377
.769
163
6.8
.368
BRK
FHL
29.0
RF
 
15
65
55
9
9
1
1
0
4
2
9
 
0
1
 
.164
.281
.218
.499
97
3.7
.272
MULT
EAS
29.5
CF
 
22
100
84
22
28
5
0
0
8
2
0
9
0
 
0
4
3
0
0
 
.333
.423
.393
.816
134
8.0
.401
MULT
IND
31.5
CF
 
16
78
68
12
20
3
2
0
5
1
0
6
0
 
0
0
4
0
0
 
.294
.351
.397
.748
137
5.9
.334
NLG
EAS
32.5
RF
 
12
56
49
9
17
3
0
0
4
3
5
 
0
2
 
.347
.407
.408
.816
170
8.1
.403
NLG
NYI
33.5
LF
 
11
54
47
16
19
5
1
2
6
1
5
 
0
2
 
.404
.462
.681
1.142
190
14.1
.473
NLG
NYI
34.5
LF
 
6
24
22
3
10
1
0
0
4
0
1
 
0
1
 
.455
.478
.500
.978
142
9.4
.434
NLG
ECL
35.5
LF
 
33
128
109
18
31
3
1
0
11
2
14
 
1
4
 
.284
.371
.330
.701
105
6.2
.330
20
9
CF
 
405
1845
1594
316
492
59
21
5
152
121
1
183
14
 
0
22
46
0
0
 
.309
.387
.381
.769
138
7.3
.378
4
Cuban Leagues
 
96
442
378
78
121
8
11
1
42
56
1
45
14
 
0
8
11
0
0
 
.320
.404
.407
.811
157
8.4
.418
18
Negro Leagues
 
309
1403
1216
238
371
51
10
4
110
65
0
138
0
 
0
14
35
0
0
 
.305
.382
.373
.756
132
7.0
.366
 
Years Team      
G
R
H
   
2
CF
 
36
160
140
24
30
6
1
1
11
4
0
14
0
 
0
1
5
0
0
 
.214
.290
.293
.583
78
4.1
.276
4
CF
 
96
442
378
78
121
8
11
1
42
56
1
45
14
 
0
8
11
0
0
 
.320
.404
.407
.811
157
8.4
.418
11
CF
 
179
811
702
146
238
30
3
3
73
44
0
77
0
 
0
12
20
0
0
 
.339
.413
.403
.817
143
8.1
.393
1
CF
 
1
5
5
2
2
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.400
.400
.400
.800
137
11.3
.468
3
CF
 
49
227
196
36
56
10
3
0
12
12
0
26
0
 
0
1
4
0
0
 
.286
.372
.367
.740
137
6.9
.368
2
RF
 
21
93
79
12
18
1
1
0
7
2
0
13
0
 
0
0
1
0
0
 
.228
.337
.266
.603
127
4.9
.320
1
SW
 
1
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.333
.333
.333
.667
93
4.3
.327
2
CF
 
11
51
44
8
10
2
0
0
2
0
0
3
0
 
0
0
4
0
0
 
.227
.277
.273
.549
66
2.9
.249
1
CF
 
11
53
47
10
16
2
2
0
4
1
0
5
0
 
0
0
1
0
0
 
.340
.404
.468
.872
174
8.3
.400



Outfield Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
PG
INT
21.5
OF
 
17
152.3
41
38
1
2
0
 
.951
.924
 
2.30
1.79
PG
EAS
22.5
OF
 
19
174.0
34
29
1
4
0
 
.882
.945
 
1.55
2.02
FE
LG
23.0
OF
 
26
202.7
37
32
2
3
0
 
.919
.928
 
1.51
2.01
NLG
EAS
23.5
OF
 
15
132.0
29
25
2
2
0
 
.931
.927
 
1.84
1.88
FE
LN
24.0
OF
 
23
197.7
42
31
8
3
1
 
.929
.915
 
1.78
1.82
MULT
EAS
24.5
OF
 
17
150.0
32
30
2
0
1
 
1.000
.938
 
1.92
1.75
MULT
-
25.0
OF
 
49
421.0
93
81
4
8
0
 
.914
.908
 
1.82
1.79
NLG
EAS
25.5
OF
 
17
149.3
39
34
2
3
0
 
.923
.926
 
2.17
1.85
MULT
EAS
26.5
OF
 
25
223.0
57
51
3
3
1
 
.947
.944
 
2.18
1.74
MULT
-
27.0
OF
 
27
228.0
75
63
8
4
5
 
.947
.946
 
2.80
1.99
NLS
EAS
27.5
OF
 
35
305.0
87
81
3
3
1
 
.966
.956
 
2.48
1.88
BRK
FHL
28.0
OF
 
6
54.0
8
7
0
1
0
 
.875
.891
 
1.17
1.15
NLG
EAS
28.5
OF
 
17
151.0
40
36
3
1
1
 
.975
.940
 
2.32
1.82
BRK
FHL
29.0
OF
 
15
131.0
14
11
3
0
0
 
1.000
.951
 
0.96
1.32
MULT
EAS
29.5
OF
 
20
163.0
36
31
4
1
1
 
.972
.954
 
1.93
1.80
MULT
IND
31.5
OF
 
16
151.0
37
33
3
1
0
 
.973
.954
 
2.15
1.88
NLG
EAS
32.5
OF
 
12
105.7
21
18
1
2
0
 
.905
.942
 
1.62
1.66
NLG
NYI
33.5
OF
 
11
97.0
19
16
3
0
0
 
1.000
.993
 
1.76
1.84
NLG
NYI
34.5
OF
 
6
45.0
9
8
0
1
0
 
.889
.969
 
1.60
2.06
NLG
ECL
35.5
OF
 
32
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
0.00
20
9
OF
 
405
3232.7
750
655
53
42
11
 
.944
.938
 
1.97
1.82



Center Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
PG
INT
21.5
CF
 
15
134.3
39
36
1
2
0
 
.949
.955
 
2.48
2.40
PG
EAS
22.5
CF
 
4
36.0
7
7
0
0
0
 
1.000
.961
 
1.75
2.34
FE
LG
23.0
CF
 
1
9.0
6
5
0
1
0
 
.833
.919
 
5.00
2.16
NLG
EAS
23.5
CF
 
4
36.0
8
8
0
0
0
 
1.000
.941
 
2.00
2.20
MULT
EAS
24.5
CF
 
17
150.0
32
30
2
0
1
 
1.000
.959
 
1.92
1.88
MULT
-
25.0
CF
 
44
390.0
89
77
4
8
0
 
.910
.881
 
1.87
1.99
NLG
EAS
25.5
CF
 
17
149.3
39
34
2
3
0
 
.923
.929
 
2.17
1.96
MULT
EAS
26.5
CF
 
25
223.0
57
51
3
3
1
 
.947
.959
 
2.18
2.00
MULT
-
27.0
CF
 
27
228.0
75
63
8
4
5
 
.947
.941
 
2.80
2.21
NLS
EAS
27.5
CF
 
35
305.0
87
81
3
3
1
 
.966
.950
 
2.48
2.33
BRK
FHL
28.0
CF
 
1
9.0
1
0
0
1
0
 
.000
.875
 
0.00
1.18
NLG
EAS
28.5
CF
 
17
151.0
40
36
3
1
1
 
.975
.985
 
2.32
2.11
MULT
EAS
29.5
CF
 
19
159.0
36
31
4
1
1
 
.972
.953
 
1.98
2.09
MULT
IND
31.5
CF
 
11
102.0
21
20
1
0
0
 
1.000
.957
 
1.85
2.27
NLG
EAS
32.5
CF
 
1
9.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.957
 
2.00
1.89
15
9
CF
 
238
2090.7
539
481
31
27
10
 
.950
.940
 
2.20
2.12



Right Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
PG
INT
21.5
RF
 
2
18.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.895
 
1.00
1.28
PG
EAS
22.5
RF
 
15
138.0
27
22
1
4
0
 
.852
.889
 
1.50
1.28
FE
LG
23.0
RF
 
23
181.7
27
23
2
2
0
 
.926
.954
 
1.24
1.32
FE
LN
24.0
RF
 
23
197.7
42
31
8
3
1
 
.929
.925
 
1.78
1.55
MULT
-
25.0
RF
 
2
16.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.939
 
1.13
1.25
BRK
FHL
28.0
RF
 
5
45.0
7
7
0
0
0
 
1.000
1.000
 
1.40
1.18
BRK
FHL
29.0
RF
 
15
131.0
14
11
3
0
0
 
1.000
.923
 
0.96
0.82
MULT
EAS
29.5
RF
 
1
4.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
1.45
NLG
EAS
32.5
RF
 
6
54.0
10
8
1
1
0
 
.900
.927
 
1.50
1.47
NLG
NYI
33.5
RF
 
4
36.0
7
6
1
0
0
 
1.000
1.000
 
1.75
1.63
10
5
RF
 
96
821.3
138
112
16
10
1
 
.928
.931
 
1.40
1.30



Left Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
FE
LG
23.0
LF
 
2
12.0
4
4
0
0
0
 
1.000
.922
 
3.00
2.55
NLG
EAS
23.5
LF
 
11
96.0
21
17
2
2
0
 
.905
.921
 
1.78
1.79
MULT
-
25.0
LF
 
3
15.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.980
 
1.20
1.98
MULT
IND
31.5
LF
 
5
49.0
16
13
2
1
0
 
.938
.957
 
2.76
2.03
NLG
EAS
32.5
LF
 
5
42.7
9
8
0
1
0
 
.889
.938
 
1.69
1.60
NLG
NYI
33.5
LF
 
7
61.0
12
10
2
0
0
 
1.000
.976
 
1.77
1.45
NLG
NYI
34.5
LF
 
6
45.0
9
8
0
1
0
 
.889
.971
 
1.60
1.68
NLG
ECL
35.5
LF
 
32
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
0.00
8
3
LF
 
71
320.7
73
62
6
5
0
 
.932
.948
 
1.91
1.76



Third Base Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
MULT
EAS
29.5
3B
 
2
18.0
9
4
4
1
0
 
.889
.907
 
4.00
3.11
1
1
3B
 
2
18.0
9
4
4
1
0
 
.889
.907
 
4.00
3.11



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