Garnett Blair - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Garnett Blair



Garnett E. Blair
(Schoolboy)

Born: July 31, 1921 in East Carnegie, PA
Died: January 12, 1996 in Richmond, VA
          (74 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'3"
Wt: 215
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Notes:


• High School: Langley HS (Pittsburgh, PA)
• College: Virginia Union University (Richmond, VA)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Compared to Contemporary Starting Pitchers (Top 100)

Compare With:



Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
SP
18
1927-1947
50.0
-0.3
-0.1
50.3
-0.0
2
SP
15
1931-1945
44.8
7.0
-0.2
38.6
-0.5
3
SP
15
1933-1948
32.9
4.0
-0.1
29.2
-0.1
4
SP
14
1935-1948
25.7
2.2
-0.5
24.0
-0.1
5
SP
15
1931-1948
23.8
0.4
0.2
23.7
-0.5
6
SP
11
1934-1946
22.4
4.1
-0.1
18.4
0.0
7
SP
17
1925-1948
19.6
0.6
-0.3
19.4
-0.1
8
SP
20
1924-1945
19.2
-1.8
-0.0
21.0
-0.0
9
SP
15
1930-1948
18.7
1.3
-0.1
17.6
-0.1
10
SP
14
1933-1948
16.9
-0.9
-0.0
17.8
-0.0
11
SP
8
1941-1948
16.1
0.8
0.0
15.3
-0.0
12
SP
10
1937-1947
15.9
-1.3
0.0
17.2
-0.0
13
SP
12
1936-1948
15.9
0.5
-0.3
15.7
-0.1
14
SP
10
1937-1946
14.4
0.5
-0.1
14.0
-0.0
15
SP
8
1939-1948
12.5
-1.0
0.0
13.6
-0.0
16
SP
12
1930-1945
12.3
1.5
-0.4
11.5
-0.4
17
SP
9
1936-1945
12.2
0.3
-0.0
12.0
-0.0
18
SP
13
1930-1947
11.4
-1.3
0.0
12.6
0.0
19
SP
18
1928-1946
11.3
2.1
1.7
6.6
1.0
20
SP
10
1936-1945
11.2
1.4
-0.1
10.0
-0.0
21
SP
12
1936-1948
11.0
1.6
-0.0
9.4
-0.0
22
SP
12
1935-1948
9.9
-0.7
-0.1
10.6
-0.0
23
SP
5
1944-1948
9.3
2.1
0.2
7.0
-0.0
24
SP
9
1940-1948
8.4
0.8
0.4
7.3
-0.2
25
SP
9
1935-1945
8.3
-0.0
0.0
8.3
0.0
26
SP
5
1944-1948
8.2
0.5
0.0
7.8
-0.0
27
SP
10
1937-1948
8.2
-1.1
0.0
9.3
-0.0
28
SP
6
1942-1948
8.0
0.8
-0.0
7.3
-0.0
29
SP
21
1928-1948
7.9
-2.7
-0.0
10.7
-0.0
30
SP
9
1940-1948
7.5
-0.2
-0.0
7.8
-0.0
31
SP
8
1938-1945
7.5
-0.1
0.0
7.7
-0.0
32
SP
7
1940-1946
7.3
-0.1
0.0
7.4
-0.1
33
SP
9
1940-1948
6.3
-2.1
0.0
8.4
0.0
34
SP
12
1934-1948
6.2
0.8
-0.1
5.6
-0.1
35
SP
15
1929-1946
5.8
0.9
-0.2
5.2
-0.1
36
SP
10
1938-1948
5.5
-0.8
0.0
6.2
0.0
37
SP
5
1942-1948
4.8
0.2
0.0
4.6
0.0
38
SP
4
1941-1948
4.6
-0.2
-0.2
5.1
-0.0
39
SP
11
1934-1945
4.3
-0.5
-0.0
4.8
-0.0
40
SP
6
1940-1948
4.1
0.3
-0.5
4.4
-0.1
41
SP
10
1936-1945
4.1
0.1
0.0
4.0
0.0
42
SP
6
1943-1948
3.9
0.1
-0.0
3.9
-0.0
43
SP
5
1940-1945
3.8
0.7
0.0
3.2
-0.1
44
SP
15
1933-1948
3.7
-0.6
0.1
4.2
-0.0
45
SP
10
1937-1947
3.6
1.2
-0.1
2.7
-0.1
46
SP
7
1940-1947
3.5
0.0
0.0
3.4
-0.0
47
SP
5
1939-1946
3.1
-0.5
0.0
3.7
0.0
48
SP
12
1937-1948
3.0
0.3
0.1
2.7
-0.0
49
SP
6
1940-1948
3.0
-0.2
0.0
3.2
-0.0
50
SP
5
1943-1948
2.9
-0.4
0.0
3.3
-0.0
51
SP
8
1930-1945
2.8
-0.5
0.0
3.2
0.0
52
SP
2
1944-1945
2.7
-0.2
0.0
2.8
-0.0
53
SP
2
1944-1945
2.4
-0.1
0.0
2.5
0.0
54
SP
10
1929-1947
2.1
-0.1
0.0
2.2
0.0
55
SP
13
1933-1946
1.8
0.9
0.1
1.0
-0.2
56
SP
4
1945-1948
1.8
0.1
0.0
1.7
0.0
57
SP
2
1944-1945
1.7
-0.3
0.0
2.0
0.0
58
SP
2
1944-1945
1.5
0.4
0.0
1.2
-0.0
59
SP
3
1945-1947
1.5
-0.3
0.0
1.9
0.0
60
SP
7
1941-1947
1.5
-0.8
0.0
2.3
0.0
61
SP
2
1943-1946
1.4
-0.2
0.0
1.6
-0.0
62
SP
10
1937-1948
1.1
-0.6
0.0
1.7
0.0
63
SP
3
1945-1948
0.9
-0.0
0.0
1.0
-0.0
64
SP
3
1930-1945
0.9
-0.1
0.0
1.0
0.0
65
SP
7
1939-1946
0.9
-0.2
-0.0
1.2
-0.0
66
SP
4
1943-1948
0.7
0.4
0.3
-0.0
-0.0
67
SP
2
1944-1945
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.7
0.0
68
SP
2
1944-1945
0.6
-0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
69
SP
5
1941-1945
0.6
-0.6
0.0
1.2
0.0
70
SP
3
1945-1947
0.5
-0.3
0.0
0.8
0.0
71
SP
1
1945
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
72
SP
7
1941-1947
0.4
-0.3
-0.0
0.7
0.1
73
SP
13
1931-1948
0.4
3.0
-0.9
-1.1
-0.6
74
SP
3
1936-1946
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
75
SP
1
1945
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
76
SP
5
1943-1948
0.3
0.4
-0.3
0.3
-0.0
77
SP
3
1945-1947
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
78
SP
6
1940-1945
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
79
SP
6
1940-1948
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
80
SP
4
1940-1947
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
81
SP
1
1945
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
82
SP
2
1943-1945
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
-0.0
83
SP
1
1945
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
84
SP
2
1945-1946
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.0
85
SP
6
1941-1946
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.1
0.0
86
SP
8
1937-1946
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
87
SP
4
1944-1948
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
88
SP
4
1940-1948
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
0.0
89
SP
6
1942-1948
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
90
SP
5
1940-1946
-0.6
-0.5
0.0
-0.1
-0.0
91
SP
4
1944-1947
-1.1
-0.0
0.0
-1.0
0.0
92
SP
5
1941-1946
-2.0
-0.0
0.0
-2.0
0.0
93
SP
5
1940-1946
-3.1
0.0
0.0
-3.1
0.0

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