George Bennette - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

George Bennette



George Clifford Bennette
(Jew Baby)

Born: February 22, 1901 in Chicago, IL
Died: November 7, 1984 in Chicago, IL
          (83 years old)

Bats: L
Throws:
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 150
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Lincoln Cemetery (Blue Island, IL)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NNL
20
LF
43
158
127
29
39
3
1
0
13
15
24
2
5
.307
.425
.346
.771
120
DS
NNL
21
RF
9
37
32
7
6
0
1
0
4
0
3
0
2
.188
.257
.250
.507
31
DM
NNL
25
2B
2
7
7
2
4
0
0
1
3
0
0
0
0
.571
.571
1.000
1.571
301
31
RF
20
81
73
7
16
1
0
0
8
0
6
0
2
.219
.278
.233
.511
53
4
6
LF
74
283
239
45
65
4
2
1
28
15
33
2
9
.272
.365
.318
.683
94
162 Game Average
620
523
99
142
9
4
2
61
34
72
4
20
.272
.365
.318
.683
94
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Columbus Buckeyes
LF
29
124
97
23
29
3
0
0
9
14
23
1
3
.299
.438
.330
.768
119
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
LF
14
34
30
6
10
0
1
0
4
1
1
1
2
.333
.375
.400
.775
121
1
Detroit Stars I
-
9
37
32
7
6
0
1
0
4
0
3
0
2
.188
.257
.250
.507
31
1
Dayton Marcos
2B
2
7
7
2
4
0
0
1
3
0
0
0
0
.571
.571
1.000
1.571
301
1
Louisville Black Caps
LF
9
34
30
4
8
0
0
0
2
0
3
0
1
.267
.333
.267
.600
88
1
Cleveland Cubs
-
11
47
43
3
8
1
0
0
6
0
3
0
1
.186
.239
.209
.448
30



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NNL
158
.372
.326
15.2%
7.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.039
.097
DS
NNL
37
.233
.351
8.1%
8.3%
0.0%
1.1%
.063
.119
DM
NNL
7
.681
.342
0.0%
8.5%
14.3%
1.4%
.429
.127
81
.247
.312
7.4%
6.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.014
.089
4
6
283
.325
.325
11.7%
7.4%
0.4%
0.8%
.046
.098
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
34
.347
.323
2.9%
7.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.067
.096
1
Columbus Buckeyes
124
.378
.326
18.5%
7.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.031
.097
1
Detroit Stars I
37
.233
.351
8.1%
8.3%
0.0%
1.1%
.063
.119
1
Dayton Marcos
7
.681
.342
0.0%
8.5%
14.3%
1.4%
.429
.127
1
Louisville Black Caps
34
.289
.300
8.8%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.072
1
Cleveland Cubs
47
.217
.321
6.4%
7.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.023
.101

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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