Jerry Benjamin - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Jerry Benjamin



Jerry Charles Benjamin


Born: November 9, 1909 in Montgomery, AL
Died: November 23, 1974 in Detroit, MI
          (65 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 165
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
ID
NN2
23
CF
33
141
119
26
37
3
3
0
13
13
17
1
4
.311
.401
.387
.788
116
HG
NN2
25
CF
43
193
176
37
56
12
3
3
31
6
10
2
5
.318
.362
.472
.833
108
HG
NN2
26
CF
34
157
132
38
44
6
5
4
16
7
17
0
8
.333
.409
.545
.955
144
HG
NN2
27
CF
49
240
204
52
59
13
1
3
29
13
28
2
6
.289
.380
.407
.787
107
HG
NN2
28
CF
28
128
112
26
34
1
3
4
19
0
13
0
3
.304
.376
.473
.849
125
HG/TC
29
CF
25
112
96
18
21
2
1
0
9
5
14
2
.219
.318
.260
.579
61
HG
NN2
30
CF
41
180
159
38
53
4
2
1
24
13
17
4
.333
.398
.403
.800
112
HG
NN2
31
CF
46
205
180
28
49
5
2
2
20
4
21
4
.272
.348
.356
.704
106
HG
32
CF
54
242
218
31
54
5
3
2
22
10
20
0
4
.248
.311
.326
.637
85
MULT
33
CF
78
370
329
87
116
17
4
2
42
16
28
1
12
0
.353
.405
.447
.852
133
HG
34
CF
58
272
248
47
76
10
2
2
35
3
20
0
4
0
.306
.358
.387
.745
105
MULT
35
CF
50
223
204
35
66
8
2
0
15
5
14
0
5
.324
.367
.382
.749
118
HG
NN2
36
CF
57
253
238
38
59
2
1
0
22
7
14
0
1
.248
.290
.265
.554
60
13
5
CF
596
2716
2415
501
724
88
32
23
297
102
233
6
62
0
.300
.363
.391
.754
107
162 Game Average
738
656
136
197
24
9
6
81
28
63
3
17
0
.300
.363
.391
.754
107
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
CF
33
141
119
26
37
3
3
0
13
13
17
1
4
.311
.401
.387
.788
116
12
Homestead Grays
CF
553
2532
2258
471
680
84
29
23
282
89
211
5
58
0
.301
.362
.395
.757
107
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
CF
8
34
30
3
5
0
0
0
1
0
4
0
.167
.265
.167
.431
26
1
South All Stars
CF
1
5
5
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
25
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
CF
1
4
3
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.333
.500
.667
1.167
241



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
ID
NN2
141
.359
.327
12.1%
6.4%
0.0%
1.1%
.076
.121
HG
NN2
193
.365
.356
5.2%
8.8%
1.6%
1.5%
.153
.136
HG
NN2
157
.408
.352
10.8%
8.9%
2.5%
1.6%
.212
.123
HG
NN2
240
.357
.341
11.7%
8.2%
1.3%
1.4%
.118
.127
HG
NN2
128
.378
.339
10.2%
9.3%
3.1%
1.5%
.170
.125
HG/TC
112
.284
.336
12.5%
8.6%
0.0%
1.5%
.042
.108
HG
NN2
180
.371
.347
9.4%
9.5%
0.6%
1.4%
.069
.121
HG
NN2
205
.329
.316
10.2%
8.1%
1.0%
1.2%
.083
.102
HG
242
.304
.327
8.3%
9.4%
0.8%
1.1%
.078
.095
MULT
370
.393
.349
7.6%
9.6%
0.5%
0.7%
.094
.098
HG
272
.348
.339
7.4%
8.5%
0.7%
0.9%
.081
.100
MULT
223
.353
.328
6.3%
8.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.059
.087
HG
NN2
253
.272
.332
5.5%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.017
.088
13
5
2716
.348
.338
8.6%
8.7%
0.8%
1.1%
.092
.107
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
141
.359
.327
12.1%
6.4%
0.0%
1.1%
.076
.121
12
Homestead Grays
2532
.350
.339
8.3%
8.9%
0.9%
1.1%
.093
.107
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
34
.229
.325
11.8%
9.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.098
1
South All Stars
5
.190
.300
0.0%
4.7%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.079
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
4
.521
.318
25.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.333
.090

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