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Candy Jim Taylor



James Allen Taylor
(Uncle Jim; The Candy Kid)

Born: February 1, 1884 in Anderson, SC
Died: April 3, 1948 in Chicago, IL
          (64 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'5"
Wt: 165
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Notes:


• Buried: Burr Oak Cemetery (Alsip, IL)
• Relatives: Ben Taylor (Brother) , C. I. Taylor (Brother) , Steel Arm Johnny Taylor (Brother)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BG
SOU
23
3B
3
13
12
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.167
.231
.167
.397
31
BG
SOU
24
3B
6
24
21
2
3
0
0
0
0
2
0
3
0
.143
.250
.143
.393
130
SPG
WES
25
3B
6
27
23
6
8
1
1
0
2
1
2
0
2
.348
.400
.478
.878
162
WES
26
3B
6
25
22
1
4
0
0
0
0
3
0
1
2
.182
.217
.182
.399
20
SLG
WES
27
3B
11
48
41
9
13
3
0
2
11
2
6
0
1
.317
.404
.537
.941
160
WES
28
3B
28
124
115
15
29
3
0
0
15
0
7
0
2
.252
.295
.278
.573
72
MULT
29
3B
56
237
216
30
66
11
2
0
29
4
14
1
6
.306
.351
.375
.726
112
ABC
WES
30
3B
60
256
221
45
64
8
7
7
43
29
24
6
5
.290
.375
.484
.859
126
MULT
WES
31
3B
18
79
76
11
24
7
0
0
9
4
3
0
0
.316
.342
.408
.750
145
RP
FHL
31
SS
2
7
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.143
.000
.143
-55
ABC
WES
32
3B
41
163
143
31
43
7
3
0
21
13
0
12
2
1
7
.301
.359
.392
.751
124
ABC
WES
33
3B
58
245
214
28
58
14
2
0
33
9
1
21
1
2
8
.271
.342
.355
.697
131
WES
34
2B
33
132
115
10
27
3
0
1
16
1
13
1
3
.235
.318
.287
.605
73
DM/DS
WES
35
3B
28
119
103
13
25
5
0
0
11
4
12
1
3
.243
.328
.291
.619
76
DM
NNL
36
3B
41
160
140
25
33
7
1
0
15
13
17
0
3
.236
.318
.300
.618
82
CTS
WES
37
3B
42
175
155
27
44
6
1
0
13
6
14
2
4
.284
.351
.335
.686
85
CTS
38
3B
61
239
210
33
50
12
3
2
29
5
20
0
1
8
.238
.307
.352
.660
70
NNL
39
3B
61
244
215
49
80
7
3
20
76
4
25
0
4
.372
.438
.712
1.149
179
SLS
NNL
40
3B
42
135
123
16
41
8
0
1
18
7
10
2
.333
.383
.423
.806
110
SLS
41
3B
39
53
46
3
12
0
0
2
12
4
4
3
.261
.320
.391
.711
79
SLS
44
3B
21
26
25
1
8
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
1
.320
.320
.320
.640
67
AB2
NNL
47
3B
11
21
19
1
2
0
0
0
1
1
2
0
0
0
.105
.190
.105
.296
-16
NN2
49
3B
9
14
13
0
5
1
0
0
3
0
1
0
0
.385
.429
.462
.890
141
NEG
NN2
50
-
3
3
3
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.667
1.000
170
CEG
NN2
51
PH
6
5
5
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.600
.600
.600
1.200
197
WEG
NN2
52
PH
2
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
160
CAG
NAL
53
PH
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1.000
BBB
NAL
56
-
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
CAG
NAL
58
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
28
17
3B
698
2580
2287
358
646
104
23
35
362
112
1
210
3
19
64
.282
.348
.394
.742
108
162 Game Average
599
531
83
150
24
5
8
84
34
18
49
29
5
15
.282
.348
.394
.742
108
 
Team Lg Pos
28
Negro Leagues
690
2547
2258
356
638
104
23
35
360
111
1
207
3
19
63
.283
.348
.395
.743
108
1
vs High Minors
5
22
18
0
6
0
0
0
1
1
3
0
1
.333
.429
.333
.762
129
2
vs Major Leagues
3
11
11
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.182
.364
-5
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Birmingham Giants
3B
9
37
33
3
5
0
0
0
0
2
1
3
0
.152
.243
.152
.395
95
2
St. Paul Gophers
3B
11
48
41
7
12
1
1
0
2
4
2
1
4
.293
.341
.366
.707
111
1
Chicago Giants
-
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
5
St. Louis Stars I
3B
153
415
375
61
122
14
2
20
90
15
0
30
0
0
10
.325
.375
.533
.909
129
3
West Baden Sprudels
2B
6
25
25
1
6
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.240
.240
.280
.520
53
4
Chicago American Giants
3B
81
342
311
44
90
14
2
0
44
4
22
1
8
.289
.338
.347
.686
102
4
Indianapolis ABCs I
3B
191
791
689
114
191
32
12
8
113
52
1
69
3
10
23
.277
.352
.393
.745
119
1
Chicago Black Sox
3B
5
24
22
2
5
1
0
0
3
2
2
0
0
.227
.292
.273
.564
94
1
Louisville White Sox I
3B
12
51
50
9
18
5
0
0
5
2
1
0
0
.360
.373
.460
.833
166
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
-
2
7
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.143
.000
.143
-55
3
Dayton Marcos
3B
60
241
213
33
51
10
1
0
22
17
23
1
4
.239
.316
.296
.612
78
1
Detroit Stars I
3B
10
43
34
5
8
2
0
0
4
0
7
0
2
.235
.366
.294
.660
88
2
Cleveland Tate Stars
3B
103
414
365
60
94
18
4
2
42
11
34
0
3
12
.258
.326
.345
.671
76
1
Toledo Tigers
3B
21
91
75
17
32
4
1
5
30
2
15
0
1
.427
.522
.707
1.229
205
2
Indianapolis ABCs II
3B
19
34
31
1
7
1
0
0
4
1
3
0
0
0
.226
.294
.258
.552
51
4
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
12
11
11
1
5
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.455
.455
.545
1.000
156
1
Birmingham Black Barons
-
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BG
SOU
13
.209
.296
7.7%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.023
BG
SOU
24
.218
.180
0.0%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.021
SPG
WES
27
.381
.314
7.4%
6.8%
0.0%
0.6%
.130
.084
WES
25
.180
.305
0.0%
6.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.090
SLG
WES
48
.419
.329
12.5%
7.4%
4.2%
0.8%
.220
.104
WES
124
.275
.310
5.6%
6.8%
0.0%
0.5%
.026
.082
MULT
237
.334
.313
5.9%
6.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.069
.090
ABC
WES
256
.389
.348
9.4%
8.6%
2.7%
0.9%
.195
.109
MULT
WES
79
.363
.298
3.8%
8.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.092
.074
RP
FHL
7
.109
.313
14.3%
9.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.051
ABC
WES
163
.354
.326
7.4%
8.9%
1.2%
1.8%
6.00
4.84
0.0%
0.4%
.091
.075
ABC
WES
245
.338
.296
8.6%
8.3%
0.4%
1.4%
21.00
5.97
0.0%
0.2%
.084
.064
WES
132
.301
.337
9.8%
9.4%
0.8%
0.4%
.052
.084
DM/DS
WES
119
.300
.332
10.1%
9.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.049
.104
DM
NNL
160
.305
.325
10.6%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.064
.079
CTS
WES
175
.331
.349
8.0%
7.4%
0.0%
0.5%
.052
.087
CTS
239
.299
.350
8.4%
0.0%
8.3%
0.8%
1.1%
.114
.118
NNL
244
.489
.363
10.2%
8.6%
8.2%
1.3%
.340
.127
SLS
NNL
135
.373
.353
7.4%
9.0%
0.7%
0.9%
.089
.112
SLS
53
.307
.350
7.5%
8.9%
3.8%
1.3%
.130
.133
SLS
26
.288
.346
0.0%
0.4%
0.0%
7.0%
18.73
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.118
AB2
NNL
21
.164
.337
9.5%
8.7%
0.0%
0.4%
20.93
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.094
NN2
14
.408
.330
7.1%
6.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.077
.121
NEG
NN2
3
.446
.339
0.0%
8.0%
0.0%
0.8%
.333
.097
CEG
NN2
5
.562
.364
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.9%
10.35
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.140
WEG
NN2
2
.471
.349
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.3%
33.11
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.126
CAG
NAL
1
.750
.310
100.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.102
BBB
NAL
2
.000
.314
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
CAG
NAL
1
.000
.301
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.077
28
17
2580
.344
.331
8.1%
8.1%
0.6%
1.4%
11.67
7.22
1.4%
0.7%
.111
.095
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
28
Negro Leagues
2547
.345
.331
8.1%
8.1%
0.6%
1.4%
11.67
7.13
1.4%
0.7%
.113
.095
1
vs High Minors
22
.357
.313
13.6%
6.2%
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.084
2
vs Major Leagues
11
.173
.352
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
2.6%
3.36
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.103
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Birmingham Giants
37
.215
.221
2.7%
2.9%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.022
2
St. Paul Gophers
48
.308
.311
4.2%
6.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.073
.087
1
Chicago Giants
4
.000
.297
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.088
5
St. Louis Stars I
415
.397
.354
7.2%
8.6%
0.0%
0.4%
18.73
4.8%
1.1%
.208
.120
3
West Baden Sprudels
25
.247
.324
0.0%
7.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.040
.084
4
Chicago American Giants
342
.319
.311
6.4%
6.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.058
.087
4
Indianapolis ABCs I
791
.351
.326
8.7%
8.7%
0.7%
1.6%
11.00
5.52
1.0%
0.5%
.116
.084
1
Louisville White Sox I
51
.402
.304
2.0%
8.4%
0.0%
0.7%
.100
.075
1
Chicago Black Sox
24
.284
.284
8.3%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.045
.070
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
7
.109
.313
14.3%
9.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.051
3
Dayton Marcos
241
.301
.327
9.5%
8.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.056
.087
1
Detroit Stars I
43
.319
.332
16.3%
9.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.059
.104
2
Cleveland Tate Stars
414
.313
.350
8.2%
7.9%
0.0%
2.6%
3.36
0.5%
0.8%
.088
.105
1
Toledo Tigers
91
.535
.359
16.5%
8.5%
5.5%
1.3%
.280
.125
2
Indianapolis ABCs II
34
.269
.334
8.8%
7.9%
0.0%
0.4%
20.93
0.0%
1.0%
.032
.105
4
Baltimore Elite Giants
11
.463
.351
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
0.7%
16.85
0.0%
1.3%
.091
.124
1
Birmingham Black Barons
2
.000
.314
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073

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