Merito Acosta - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Merito Acosta



Baldomero Pedro Acosta Fernández


Born: May 19, 1896 in Bauta, Cuba
Died: November 17, 1963 in Miami, FL
          (67 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'7"
Wt: 140
Biographical
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame in 1955
• Relatives: José Acosta (Brother)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues
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Wins Above Replacement

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Team Lg Pos
HAB
16
LF
66
-0.2
0.2
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
HAB
17
RF
152
1.2
1.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
HAB
18
LF
156
2.0
2.0
0.2
0.0
-0.2
HP
19
LF
151
1.0
1.0
0.2
0.0
-0.2
RS
CUB
20
LF
55
0.0
0.5
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
HAB
CUB
22
LF
155
1.0
0.9
0.3
0.0
-0.2
ALM
MULT
24
LF
135
0.7
1.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
MAR
CUB
26
CF
202
1.6
1.4
0.3
0.0
-0.1
8
4
LF
1072
7.3
8.4
0.2
0.0
-1.3
162 Game Average
676
4.6
5.3
0.1
0.0
-0.8
 
Team Lg Pos
8
vs Latin Leagues
1010
7.4
8.3
0.3
0.0
-1.2
2
vs Major Leagues
62
-0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
 
Team Lg Pos
1
LF
135
0.7
1.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
5
LF
680
5.0
5.6
0.3
0.0
-0.9
1
CF
202
1.6
1.4
0.3
0.0
-0.1
1
LF
55
0.0
0.5
-0.4
0.0
-0.1

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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