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Frank Wickware



Frank Ellis Wickware
(The Red Ant)


Born: March 18, 1888 in Girard, KS
Died: November 2, 1967 in Schenectady, NY
          (79 years old)

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• Buried: Vale Cemetery (Schenectady, NY)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
LEL
WES
22
SP
8
0
1.000
10
8
8
1
1
79.2
22
16
63
1
11
56
0
0
309
1.81
165
LEL
ASN
22
SP
1
1
.500
3
3
2
0
0
22.0
10
8
22
1
7
8
0
3
91
3.27
48
MULT
23
SP
4
3
.571
11
8
7
0
0
78.0
43
33
61
0
35
60
0
3
326
3.81
98
FE
LN
23
SP
10
3
.769
17
14
11
0
0
117.1
50
34
93
0
59
44
2
10
494
2.61
110
24
SP
6
5
.545
13
10
10
2
0
101.0
45
32
100
2
20
66
0
4
417
2.85
122
NLG
ASN
24
SP
2
2
.500
6
4
2
1
1
35.0
21
16
28
0
22
17
0
6
151
4.11
74
MOH
EAS
25
SP
6
4
.600
14
10
8
3
1
86.2
22
12
61
1
14
81
0
8
335
1.25
242
MULT
26
SP
6
7
.462
14
14
13
2
0
116.0
52
39
120
0
39
94
0
5
492
3.03
129
CAG
WES
27
SP
5
6
.455
20
17
10
0
0
126.0
58
41
111
2
30
83
0
2
513
2.93
108
SFP
AN
27
SP
2
4
.333
8
7
4
1
0
50.1
32
20
44
0
29
25
0
4
227
3.58
99
WES
28
SP
8
7
.533
25
19
12
4
1
169.2
66
41
125
0
74
89
2
1
687
2.17
133
MULT
WES
29
SP
2
3
.400
6
5
5
1
0
40.0
15
10
32
0
18
15
0
1
166
2.25
128
RP
FHL
29
SP
2
1
.667
5
4
1
1
0
28.2
10
7
22
0
9
18
0
1
130
2.20
95
CAG
WES
30
SP
3
4
.429
9
6
2
0
0
53.0
31
26
54
0
19
19
0
0
225
4.42
96
MULT
31
SP
5
3
.625
11
5
3
0
0
59.2
20
13
38
2
16
32
0
1
232
1.96
176
CAG
NNL
32
SP
5
3
.625
10
7
4
0
0
58.2
28
23
52
3
22
36
0
3
241
3.53
102
COG
NNL
33
SP
0
2
.000
5
4
0
0
0
14.0
24
19
27
4
8
6
2
0
78
12.21
34
12
15
SP
75
58
.564
187
145
102
16
4
1235.2
549
390
1053
16
432
749
6
52
5114
2.84
115
162 Game Average
15
12
.564
38
30
21
3
1
253.0
112
80
216
3
88
153
1
11
1047
2.84
115
 
Team Lg Pos
12
Negro Leagues
60
48
.556
153
117
83
14
3
1011.0
436
312
866
15
315
655
4
29
4151
2.78
122
4
Cuban Leagues
15
10
.600
34
28
19
2
1
224.2
113
78
187
1
117
94
2
23
963
3.12
90
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Chicago Leland Giants
SP
9
1
.900
14
11
10
1
1
105.2
38
29
91
2
20
69
0
3
420
2.47
99
1
Philadelphia Giants I
RP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
5
4
7
0
3
7
0
0
35
4.50
87
9
Chicago American Giants
SP
33
28
.541
89
68
47
8
0
602.1
257
187
494
7
196
370
2
14
2439
2.79
121
1
Fe
SP
10
3
.769
17
14
11
0
0
117.1
50
34
93
0
59
44
2
10
494
2.61
110
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SP
2
1
.667
3
3
3
1
0
26.0
5
4
25
0
4
15
0
0
102
1.38
272
1
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
2
2
.500
6
4
2
1
1
35.0
21
16
28
0
22
17
0
6
151
4.11
74
2
Schenectady Mohawk Giants
SP
7
11
.389
22
18
16
3
1
151.2
64
43
150
1
42
128
0
11
636
2.55
143
1
Louisville White Sox
RP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
5.0
4
3
9
0
0
3
0
1
23
5.40
70
1
San Francisco Park
SP
2
4
.333
8
7
4
1
0
50.1
32
20
44
0
29
25
0
4
227
3.58
99
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
2
0
1.000
4
3
2
0
1
23.0
13
6
18
0
13
14
0
0
103
2.35
116
1
Jewell's ABCs of Indianapolis
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
2
0
0
18.0
7
5
10
0
10
4
0
0
72
2.50
138
2
Chicago Giants
-
0
3
.000
6
5
1
0
0
15.1
28
23
31
4
10
6
2
1
89
13.50
30
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
SP
2
1
.667
5
4
1
1
0
28.2
10
7
22
0
9
18
0
1
130
2.20
95
1
Detroit Stars
-
3
2
.600
7
3
1
0
0
38.1
14
8
26
2
12
23
0
0
153
1.88
184
1
Bacharach Giants
-
2
0
1.000
2
1
1
0
0
11.0
1
1
5
0
3
6
0
1
40
0.82
440



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
LEL
WES
22
SP
79.2
0.93
1.17
18.1%
14.9%
3.6%
6.0%
5.09
2.48
0.3%
0.8%
LEL
ASN
22
SP
22.0
1.32
1.03
8.8%
11.7%
7.7%
7.5%
1.14
1.56
1.1%
0.1%
MULT
23
SP
78.0
1.23
1.33
18.4%
13.5%
10.7%
7.6%
1.71
1.77
0.0%
0.6%
FE
LN
23
SP
117.1
1.30
1.32
8.9%
12.7%
11.9%
12.0%
0.75
1.06
0.0%
0.5%
24
SP
101.0
1.19
1.31
15.8%
13.8%
4.8%
6.3%
3.30
2.07
0.5%
0.7%
NLG
ASN
24
SP
35.0
1.43
1.26
11.3%
12.0%
14.6%
11.1%
0.77
1.08
0.0%
0.1%
MOH
EAS
25
SP
86.2
0.87
1.29
24.2%
14.8%
4.2%
7.4%
5.79
2.00
0.3%
0.4%
MULT
26
SP
116.0
1.37
1.42
19.1%
12.4%
7.9%
7.9%
2.41
1.60
0.0%
0.8%
CAG
WES
27
SP
126.0
1.12
1.21
16.2%
13.2%
5.8%
8.2%
2.77
1.60
0.4%
0.8%
SFP
AN
27
SP
50.1
1.45
1.48
11.0%
9.4%
12.8%
11.4%
0.86
0.82
0.0%
0.1%
WES
28
SP
169.2
1.17
1.20
13.0%
12.8%
10.8%
8.9%
1.20
1.42
0.0%
0.4%
MULT
WES
29
SP
40.0
1.25
1.24
9.0%
11.0%
10.8%
8.7%
0.83
1.31
0.0%
0.2%
RP
FHL
29
SP
28.2
1.08
1.02
13.8%
17.1%
6.9%
8.4%
2.00
2.04
0.0%
0.0%
CAG
WES
30
SP
53.0
1.38
1.41
8.4%
8.2%
8.4%
9.6%
1.00
0.85
0.0%
0.4%
MULT
31
SP
59.2
0.91
1.34
13.8%
10.8%
6.9%
9.0%
2.00
1.17
0.9%
0.7%
CAG
NNL
32
SP
58.2
1.26
1.32
14.9%
11.3%
9.1%
8.3%
1.64
1.36
1.2%
0.5%
COG
NNL
33
SP
14.0
2.50
1.39
7.7%
10.7%
10.3%
7.4%
0.75
1.44
5.1%
0.8%
12
15
SP
1235.2
1.20
1.29
14.6%
12.7%
8.4%
8.7%
1.73
1.55
0.3%
0.5%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
12
Negro Leagues
1011.0
1.17
1.28
15.8%
12.9%
7.6%
8.1%
2.08
1.65
0.4%
0.6%
4
Cuban Leagues
224.2
1.35
1.32
9.8%
11.7%
12.1%
11.3%
0.80
1.06
0.1%
0.3%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
2
Chicago Leland Giants
SP
105.2
1.05
1.15
16.4%
14.1%
4.8%
6.4%
3.45
2.26
0.5%
0.7%
1
Philadelphia Giants I
RP
8.0
1.25
1.41
20.0%
14.3%
8.6%
7.8%
2.33
1.84
0.0%
0.6%
9
Chicago American Giants
SP
602.1
1.15
1.27
15.2%
12.4%
8.0%
8.3%
1.89
1.51
0.3%
0.6%
1
Fe
SP
117.1
1.30
1.32
8.9%
12.7%
11.9%
12.0%
0.75
1.06
0.0%
0.5%
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SP
26.0
1.12
1.37
14.7%
14.5%
3.9%
5.9%
3.75
2.46
0.0%
0.7%
1
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
35.0
1.43
1.26
11.3%
12.0%
14.6%
11.1%
0.77
1.08
0.0%
0.1%
2
Schenectady Mohawk Giants
SP
151.2
1.27
1.39
20.1%
14.3%
6.6%
7.9%
3.05
1.84
0.2%
0.5%
1
Louisville White Sox
RP
5.0
1.80
1.31
13.0%
11.7%
0.0%
7.5%
0.00
1.55
0.0%
0.9%
1
San Francisco Park
SP
50.1
1.45
1.48
11.0%
9.4%
12.8%
11.4%
0.86
0.82
0.0%
0.1%
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
23.0
1.35
1.17
13.6%
12.5%
12.6%
8.5%
1.08
1.47
0.0%
0.4%
1
Jewell's ABCs of Indianapolis
SP
18.0
1.11
1.39
5.6%
10.7%
13.9%
9.2%
0.40
1.16
0.0%
0.2%
2
Chicago Giants
-
15.1
2.67
1.39
6.7%
10.7%
11.2%
7.6%
0.60
1.42
4.5%
0.7%
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
SP
28.2
1.08
1.02
13.8%
17.1%
6.9%
8.4%
2.00
2.04
0.0%
0.0%
1
Detroit Stars
-
38.1
0.99
1.34
15.0%
10.4%
7.8%
9.1%
1.92
1.15
1.3%
1.0%
1
Bacharach Giants
-
11.0
0.73
1.37
15.0%
11.5%
7.5%
9.3%
2.00
1.23
0.0%
0.3%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
LEL
WES
22
SP
10
309
289
22
63
4
1
1
2
11
56
0
9
3
.218
.247
.249
.496
LEL
ASN
22
SP
3
91
77
10
22
1
0
1
0
7
8
3
3
1
4
.286
.364
.338
.701
MULT
23
SP
11
326
279
43
61
9
5
0
8
35
60
3
9
3
.219
.312
.287
.599
FE
LN
23
SP
17
494
405
50
93
4
1
0
38
59
44
10
20
0
9
.230
.342
.244
.586
24
SP
13
417
383
45
100
11
3
2
5
20
66
4
10
6
.261
.305
.321
.626
NLG
ASN
24
SP
6
151
113
21
28
3
1
0
11
22
17
6
9
1
2
.248
.394
.292
.686
MOH
EAS
25
SP
14
335
303
22
61
12
2
1
24
14
81
8
10
7
.201
.255
.264
.519
MULT
26
SP
14
492
427
52
120
16
2
0
40
39
94
5
21
3
.281
.348
.328
.676
CAG
WES
27
SP
20
513
466
58
111
14
3
2
13
30
83
2
15
2
.238
.287
.294
.581
SFP
AN
27
SP
8
227
188
32
44
2
4
0
22
29
25
4
4
2
5
.234
.345
.287
.633
WES
28
SP
25
687
597
66
125
16
7
0
14
74
89
1
15
15
.209
.298
.260
.557
MULT
WES
29
SP
6
166
141
15
32
7
1
0
2
18
15
1
6
3
.227
.319
.291
.610
RP
FHL
29
SP
5
130
116
10
22
5
0
0
4
9
18
1
3
2
.190
.254
.233
.487
CAG
WES
30
SP
9
225
196
31
54
10
1
0
9
19
19
0
10
5
.276
.340
.337
.676
MULT
31
SP
11
232
206
20
38
6
4
2
10
16
32
1
9
1
.184
.247
.282
.528
CAG
NNL
32
SP
10
241
207
28
52
8
3
3
3
22
36
3
9
5
.251
.332
.362
.694
COG
NNL
33
SP
5
78
61
24
27
4
4
4
4
8
6
0
7
1
.443
.507
.836
1.343
12
15
SP
187
5114
4454
549
1053
132
42
16
209
432
749
52
169
4
76
.236
.311
.296
.607
 
Team Lg Pos
12
Negro Leagues
153
4151
3671
436
866
122
36
15
138
315
655
29
133
56
.236
.301
.301
.602
4
Cuban Leagues
34
963
783
113
187
10
6
1
71
117
94
23
36
4
20
.239
.353
.271
.624
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Chicago Leland Giants
SP
14
420
383
38
91
7
2
2
2
20
69
3
13
1
7
.238
.280
.282
.562
1
Philadelphia Giants I
RP
1
35
31
5
7
0
0
0
0
3
7
0
1
0
.226
.294
.226
.520
9
Chicago American Giants
SP
89
2439
2155
257
494
72
24
7
46
196
370
14
74
33
.229
.298
.295
.592
1
Fe
SP
17
494
405
50
93
4
1
0
38
59
44
10
20
0
9
.230
.342
.244
.586
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SP
3
102
97
5
25
2
0
0
1
4
15
0
1
3
.258
.287
.278
.565
1
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
6
151
113
21
28
3
1
0
11
22
17
6
9
1
2
.248
.394
.292
.686
2
Schenectady Mohawk Giants
SP
22
636
557
64
150
18
3
1
58
42
128
11
26
10
.269
.333
.318
.651
1
Louisville White Sox
RP
1
23
22
4
9
5
1
0
2
0
3
1
0
0
.409
.435
.727
1.162
1
San Francisco Park
SP
8
227
188
32
44
2
4
0
22
29
25
4
4
2
5
.234
.345
.287
.633
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
4
103
90
13
18
2
0
0
9
13
14
0
0
2
.200
.301
.222
.523
1
Jewell's ABCs of Indianapolis
SP
2
72
60
7
10
1
0
0
0
10
4
0
2
1
.167
.286
.183
.469
2
Chicago Giants
-
6
89
68
28
31
6
4
4
6
10
6
1
8
1
.456
.532
.838
1.370
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
SP
5
130
116
10
22
5
0
0
4
9
18
1
3
2
.190
.254
.233
.487
1
Bacharach Giants
-
2
40
36
1
5
0
0
0
1
3
6
1
0
0
.139
.225
.139
.364
1
Detroit Stars
-
7
153
133
14
26
5
2
2
9
12
23
0
8
1
.195
.262
.308
.570

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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.


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