Hosea Allen - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Hosea Allen



Hosea Walter Allen
(Buster; Long Boy)

Born: October 23, 1918 in Jacksonville, FL
Died: September 26, 1948 in Tampa, FL
          (29 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
Ht: 6'5"
Wt: 213
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Notes:


• Buried: Memorial Park Cemetery (Tampa, FL)


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
JRC
NAL
22
RP
0
1
.000
3
1
0
0
0
11.2
15
13
20
4
4
0
2
10.03
38
JRC
NAL
23
SP
0
4
.000
6
5
2
0
0
35.0
22
21
43
9
19
1
1
5.40
75
CBE
NAL
27
RP
2
1
.667
5
1
1
0
0
16.1
14
11
23
7
7
0
0
6.06
68
CIC
NAL
28
RP
0
1
.000
1
0
0
0
0
2.1
6
3
5
0
1
1
0
0
0
14
11.57
39
4
3
RP
2
7
.222
15
7
3
0
0
65.1
57
48
91
0
21
31
1
0
3
14
6.61
61
162 Game Average
6
22
.222
46
22
9
0
0
202.0
176
148
281
0
65
96
3
0
9
952
6.61
61
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Jacksonville Red Caps
RP
0
5
.000
9
6
2
0
0
46.2
37
34
63
13
23
1
3
6.56
60
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
-
2
1
.667
5
1
1
0
0
16.1
14
11
23
7
7
0
0
6.06
68
1
Indianapolis Clowns
-
0
1
.000
1
0
0
0
0
2.1
6
3
5
0
1
1
0
0
0
14
11.57
39



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
JRC
NAL
22
RP
11.2
2.06
1.24
6.7%
14.4%
6.7%
7.2%
1.00
2.00
JRC
NAL
23
SP
35.0
1.49
1.37
12.3%
12.2%
5.8%
7.4%
2.11
1.66
CBE
NAL
27
RP
16.1
1.84
1.42
9.0%
14.2%
9.0%
8.7%
1.00
1.63
CIC
NAL
28
RP
2.1
2.57
1.56
7.1%
11.9%
7.1%
9.5%
1.00
1.26
0.0%
0.8%
4
3
RP
65.1
1.71
1.37
10.1%
13.1%
6.8%
7.8%
1.48
1.70
0.0%
0.8%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
2
Jacksonville Red Caps
RP
46.2
1.63
1.34
10.7%
12.8%
6.0%
7.3%
1.77
1.74
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
-
16.1
1.84
1.42
9.0%
14.2%
9.0%
8.7%
1.00
1.63
1
Indianapolis Clowns
-
2.1
2.57
1.56
7.1%
11.9%
7.1%
9.5%
1.00
1.26
0.0%
0.8%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
JRC
NAL
22
RP
3
15
20
4
4
2
JRC
NAL
23
SP
6
22
43
9
19
1
CBE
NAL
27
RP
5
14
23
7
7
0
CIC
NAL
28
RP
1
14
13
6
5
1
0
0
2
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
.385
.429
.462
.890
4
3
RP
15
14
13
57
91
1
0
0
2
0
21
31
0
3
0
0
.385
.429
.462
.890
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Jacksonville Red Caps
RP
9
37
63
13
23
3
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
-
5
14
23
7
7
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Indianapolis Clowns
-
1
14
13
6
5
1
0
0
2
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
.385
.429
.462
.890

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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