Jess Brooks - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Jess Brooks



Jess Edward Brooks


Born: February 21, 1913 in Tacoma, WA
Died: June 2, 1992 in Los Angeles, CA
          (79 years old)

Bats:
Throws:
Ht: 5'5"
Wt:
Biographical
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Notes:


• High School: Lincoln HS (Tacoma, WA)
• College: College of Puget Sound (Tacoma, WA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
KCM
24
3B
52
208
185
28
50
11
7
2
29
1
18
0
5
.270
.335
.438
.773
120
1
1
3B
52
208
185
28
50
11
7
2
29
1
18
0
5
.270
.335
.438
.773
122
162 Game Average
648
576
87
156
34
22
6
90
3
56
0
16
.270
.335
.438
.773
122



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
KCM
208
.348
.321
8.7%
7.1%
1.0%
0.7%
.168
.105
1
1
208
.348
.321
8.7%
7.1%
1.0%
0.7%
.168
.105

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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