Bob Bescher - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bob Bescher



Robert Henry Bescher


Born: February 25, 1884 in London, OH
Died: November 29, 1942 in London, OH
          (58 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: L
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 200
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Notes:


• High School: Notre Dame Prep (South Bend, IN)
• College: Wittenberg University (Springfield, OH)
• Buried: Kirkwood Cemetery (London, OH)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
2B
1
1913
1913
CIN
0.5
0.1
0.4
0.0
0.0
2
SP
1
1913
1913
CIN
0.4
-0.1
-0.1
0.5
-0.0
3
2B
1
1912
1912
CIN
0.3
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.0
4
-
1
1912
1912
CIN
0.2
-0.0
0.3
0.0
0.0
5
RF
1
1913
1913
CIN
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
6
-
1
1912
1912
CIN
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
7
C
1
1912
1912
CIN
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
8
C
1
1913
1913
CIN
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
9
SS
1
1913
1913
CIN
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
10
-
1
1912
1912
CIN
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
11
SP
1
1913
1913
CIN
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
12
-
1
1912
1912
CIN
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
13
-
1
1912
1912
CIN
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
14
3B
1
1913
1913
CIN
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
15
CF
1
1913
1913
CIN
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
16
1B
2
1912
1913
CIN
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
17
SP
1
1912
1912
CIN
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
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