Frank Austin - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Frank Austin



Frank Samuel Austin
(Pee Wee; Bin Bin; Frankie)

Born: May 22, 1917
in Panama Canal Zone, Panama
Died: January 15, 1960 in Panama City, Panama
          (42 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'7"
Wt: 170
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Notes:


• High School: La Boca HS (Panama Canal Zone, Panama)
• Debut: //1944
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
5
1944
1948
PS/EAS
8.2
0.5
0.0
7.8
-0.0
2
SP
5
1944
1948
PS/EAS
6.9
-1.2
0.1
8.2
-0.2
3
SP
4
1945
1948
PS/NST
6.8
-0.1
-0.1
7.1
-0.0
4
SP
5
1944
1948
PS/EAS
6.2
-0.4
0.0
6.6
0.0
5
SP
3
1946
1948
PS
4.6
-0.1
0.0
4.7
-0.0
6
C
5
1944
1948
PS/EAS
3.7
2.4
0.8
0.0
0.4
7
LF
4
1944
1947
PS
3.0
2.4
-0.1
1.2
-0.4
8
2B
2
1944
1945
PS
2.7
2.5
0.0
0.0
0.3
9
RF
3
1944
1946
PS/NST
1.6
2.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
10
SP
2
1944
1945
PS
1.5
0.4
0.0
1.2
-0.0
11
3B
4
1945
1948
MULT
1.5
-0.4
1.8
0.0
0.1
12
CF
5
1944
1948
PS/EAS
1.1
3.5
-2.0
0.0
-0.4
13
CF
3
1946
1948
PS
0.9
2.0
-0.8
-0.1
-0.3
14
SP
1
1944
1944
PS
0.8
-0.0
0.0
0.8
0.0
15
1B
2
1944
1945
PS
0.7
1.2
0.0
0.0
-0.4
16
RF
2
1947
1948
PS
0.7
1.3
-0.2
0.0
-0.4
17
LF
4
1945
1948
NST/EAS
0.7
0.5
0.3
0.0
-0.0
18
-
2
1945
1947
EAS/NST
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
19
1B
1
1948
1948
PS/EAS
0.4
0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.0
20
SP
1
1944
1944
PS
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
21
RF
1
1946
1946
PS
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
22
RP
1
1946
1946
EAS
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
23
-
1
1945
1945
EAS/NST
0.4
0.2
0.2
0.0
-0.0
24
RP
2
1947
1948
EAS
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
25
-
1
1945
1945
EAS/NST
0.3
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.0
26
SP
3
1944
1946
MULT
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
27
-
1
1945
1945
EAS
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
28
2B
1
1946
1946
EAS
0.3
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.0
29
RP
1
1945
1945
PS
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
30
LF
2
1945
1946
PS
0.2
0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.2
31
-
1
1945
1945
EAS
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
32
-
1
1946
1946
EAS
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
33
RP
1
1948
1948
EAS
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
34
RP
1
1948
1948
EAS
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
35
CF
2
1947
1948
EAS
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
36
2B
1
1948
1948
EAS
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
37
C
1
1946
1946
EAS
0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
38
RP
1
1948
1948
PS
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
39
RP
1
1945
1945
PS
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
40
RP
1
1946
1946
EAS
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
41
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
42
2B
5
1944
1948
PS
0.1
-0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.8
43
SP
1
1944
1944
PS
0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.1
-0.0
44
-
3
1945
1948
EAS
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
45
CF
2
1946
1947
EAS
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
46
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
47
-
1
1946
1946
EAS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
48
SP
2
1945
1946
PS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
49
-
2
1945
1948
EAS
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
50
3B
2
1947
1948
EAS
0.1
0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
51
RF
1
1945
1945
PS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
52
-
1
1948
1948
EAS
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
53
-
1
1945
1945
EAS
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
54
RP
1
1945
1945
PS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
55
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
56
RP
1
1945
1945
PS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
57
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
58
RP
1
1947
1947
PS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
59
LF
1
1945
1945
PS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
60
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
61
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
62
-
1
1947
1947
PS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
63
-
1
1946
1946
PS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
64
-
1
1946
1946
PS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
65
LF
1
1945
1945
PS
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
66
-
1
1945
1945
NST
-0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
67
3B
1
1946
1946
PS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
68
-
1
1946
1946
PS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
69
-
1
1946
1946
PS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
70
-
1
1944
1944
PS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
-
1
1945
1945
NST
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
72
-
1
1945
1945
EAS
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
73
C
1
1946
1946
PS
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
3B
1
1945
1945
PS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
75
-
1
1946
1946
EAS
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
76
SS
1
1944
1944
PS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
77
C
1
1946
1946
PS
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
-
1
1948
1948
EAS
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
79
RP
1
1946
1946
PS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
80
C
2
1946
1947
PS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
81
-
1
1948
1948
EAS
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
82
2B
1
1945
1945
PS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
83
-
1
1945
1945
EAS
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
84
-
2
1945
1946
NST/EAS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
85
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
86
-
1
1948
1948
PS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
87
RP
2
1944
1946
PS
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
-0.0
88
3B
1
1946
1946
EAS
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
89
-
1
1945
1945
EAS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
90
-
1
1945
1945
EAS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
91
-
3
1946
1948
EAS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
92
-
1
1945
1945
NST
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
93
-
1
1948
1948
PS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
94
3B
1
1946
1946
PS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
95
-
1
1945
1945
PS
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
96
3B
1
1945
1945
PS
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
97
-
1
1944
1944
PS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
98
SP
2
1945
1946
PS
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.0
99
-
1
1948
1948
EAS
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
100
RP
2
1947
1948
EAS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
101
-
1
1946
1946
EAS
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
102
RF
1
1946
1946
PS
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
103
LF
1
1944
1944
PS
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
104
3B
2
1944
1945
PS
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
105
-
1
1948
1948
PS
-0.2
-0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
106
-
2
1947
1948
EAS
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
107
RF
2
1944
1945
MULT
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
108
-
1
1944
1944
PS
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
109
RP
2
1944
1945
PS
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
-0.0
110
SS
4
1944
1948
EAS/PS
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
111
-
2
1945
1948
NST/EAS
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
112
C
2
1944
1945
PS
-0.4
-0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
113
LF
1
1947
1947
PS
-0.5
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
114
-
1
1944
1944
PS
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
115
LF
2
1947
1948
PS
-0.5
0.1
-0.6
0.0
-0.1
116
-
2
1946
1947
EAS
-0.5
-0.1
-0.5
0.0
0.0
117
-
1
1947
1947
PS
-0.8
-0.1
-0.0
-0.8
-0.0
118
C
5
1944
1948
PS
-1.1
-0.5
-0.8
0.0
0.2
119
1B
3
1946
1948
PS
-1.1
0.9
-1.3
0.0
-0.7
120
-
2
1947
1948
PS
-1.1
-0.1
0.0
-1.0
0.0
121
RP
4
1945
1948
PS
-1.5
-0.1
0.0
-1.4
0.0

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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