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
114
HG
NN2
25
CF
43
193
176
37
56
12
3
3
31
6
10
2
5
.318
.362
.472
.833
112
HG
NN2
26
CF
34
157
132
38
44
6
5
4
16
7
17
0
8
.333
.409
.545
.955
144
27
CF
50
245
209
52
60
13
1
3
29
13
0
28
0
0
2
6
0
0
.287
.377
.402
.778
105
HG
NN2
28
CF
37
171
146
35
42
2
4
5
24
2
21
0
4
.288
.377
.459
.836
118
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
110
HG
NN2
31
CF
47
209
184
28
49
5
2
2
20
4
21
4
.266
.341
.348
.689
100
HG
32
CF
54
242
218
31
54
5
3
2
22
10
20
0
4
.248
.311
.326
.637
85
MULT
MULT
33
CF
79
371
330
87
116
17
4
2
42
16
28
0
1
12
0
0
.352
.404
.445
.849
130
HG
34
CF
58
272
248
47
76
10
2
2
35
3
20
0
4
0
.306
.358
.387
.745
103
MULT
MULT
35
CF
51
228
209
36
67
8
2
0
16
5
0
14
0
5
0
0
.321
.363
.378
.741
115
HG
NN2
36
CF
57
253
238
38
59
2
1
0
22
7
14
0
1
.248
.290
.265
.554
60
HG
NN2
37
CF
50
216
196
36
46
5
1
0
9
2
14
2
4
.235
.292
.270
.563
55
NYC
NN2
38
CF
15
67
56
9
11
3
0
0
3
2
9
0
2
.196
.308
.250
.558
66
15
7
CF
674
3057
2716
556
791
97
34
24
315
108
0
264
0
0
8
69
0
0
.291
.356
.378
.734
101
162 Game Average
735
653
134
190
23
8
6
76
28
0
63
0
0
3
17
0
0
.291
.356
.378
.734
101
 
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
114
13
Homestead Grays
CF
613
2795
2492
516
734
90
31
24
296
93
233
7
63
0
.295
.357
.384
.741
102
3
East All Stars
-
3
11
11
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.182
.364
-4
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
CF
8
34
30
3
5
0
0
0
1
0
4
0
.167
.265
.167
.431
27
1
South All Stars
CF
1
5
5
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
31
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
CF
1
4
3
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.333
.500
.667
1.167
244
1
New York Cubans
CF
15
67
56
9
11
3
0
0
3
2
9
0
2
.196
.308
.250
.558
66



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
ID
NN2
141
.359
.330
12.1%
6.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.076
.122
HG
NN2
193
.365
.350
5.2%
8.7%
1.6%
1.5%
.153
.134
HG
NN2
157
.408
.352
10.8%
8.9%
2.5%
1.6%
.212
.123
245
.354
.341
11.4%
0.0%
8.2%
1.2%
1.5%
.115
.128
HG
NN2
171
.375
.345
12.3%
9.4%
2.9%
1.5%
.171
.128
HG/TC
112
.284
.336
12.5%
8.6%
0.0%
1.5%
.042
.108
HG
NN2
180
.371
.350
9.4%
9.6%
0.6%
1.4%
.069
.122
HG
NN2
209
.322
.319
10.0%
8.2%
1.0%
1.2%
.082
.103
HG
242
.304
.327
8.3%
9.4%
0.8%
1.1%
.078
.095
MULT
MULT
371
.392
.353
7.5%
0.0%
9.7%
0.5%
0.7%
.094
.099
HG
272
.348
.341
7.4%
8.6%
0.7%
0.9%
.081
.101
MULT
MULT
228
.349
.329
6.1%
8.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.057
.087
HG
NN2
253
.272
.332
5.5%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.017
.088
HG
NN2
216
.272
.343
6.5%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.036
.104
NYC
NN2
67
.275
.320
13.4%
8.4%
0.0%
0.7%
.054
.092
15
7
3057
.341
.339
8.6%
8.8%
0.0%
0.3%
321.05
0.8%
1.1%
.087
.107
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
141
.359
.330
12.1%
6.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.076
.122
13
Homestead Grays
2795
.343
.340
8.3%
8.9%
0.9%
1.1%
.090
.107
3
East All Stars
11
.173
.342
0.0%
10.6%
0.0%
4.6%
1.19
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.110
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
34
.229
.320
11.8%
9.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
1
South All Stars
5
.190
.286
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.075
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
4
.521
.316
25.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.333
.089
1
New York Cubans
67
.275
.320
13.4%
8.4%
0.0%
0.7%
.054
.092

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