James Brown - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

James Brown



James Brown


Born: May 14, 1919 in Scotland County, NC


Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• Buried: Calverton National Cemetery (Calverton, NY)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
20
SP
9
17
16
0
3
0
1
0
3
0
1
0
.188
.235
.313
.548
45
NE
NN2
22
LF
23
66
60
8
20
3
0
0
9
2
6
0
.333
.394
.383
.777
125
NE
NN2
23
LF
25
102
94
11
16
6
0
1
6
2
7
1
.170
.228
.266
.494
44
NE
NN2
24
RF
11
41
40
4
14
3
1
0
6
0
1
0
0
0
.350
.366
.475
.841
119
CIC
NAL
28
RP
3
7
7
2
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.286
.286
.429
.714
101
5
2
LF
71
233
217
25
55
13
2
1
25
4
15
0
1
0
.253
.302
.346
.647
82
162 Game Average
532
495
57
125
30
5
2
57
9
34
0
2
0
.253
.302
.346
.647
82
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Newark Eagles
LF
68
226
210
23
53
12
2
1
24
4
15
0
1
0
.252
.302
.343
.645
81
1
Indianapolis Clowns
-
3
7
7
2
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.286
.286
.429
.714
101



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NE
NN2
17
.251
.347
5.9%
8.5%
0.0%
1.8%
.125
.115
NE
NN2
66
.370
.319
9.1%
8.2%
0.0%
1.2%
.050
.103
NE
NN2
102
.238
.327
6.9%
9.6%
1.0%
1.0%
.096
.094
NE
NN2
41
.390
.363
2.4%
9.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.125
.107
CIC
NAL
7
.330
.337
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.143
.095
5
2
233
.306
.333
6.4%
9.2%
0.4%
1.1%
.092
.100
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
Newark Eagles
226
.305
.333
6.6%
9.2%
0.4%
1.1%
.090
.100
1
Indianapolis Clowns
7
.330
.337
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.143
.095

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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