Ray Brown - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Ray Brown



Raymond C. Brown


Born: February 23, 1908 in Alger, OH
Died: February 8, 1965 in Dayton, OH
          (56 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 195
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006
• College: Wilberforce University (Wilberforce, OH)
• Buried: Greencastle Cemetery (Dayton, OH)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
HG/DW
EWL
24
LF
6
5
.545
13
9
8
1
1
92.1
45
37
91
3
30
37
0
2
398
3.61
118
HG
NN2
25
CF
6
2
.750
9
8
6
0
0
69.1
33
20
67
2
16
41
0
3
289
2.60
165
HG
IND
26
CF
1
2
.333
3
3
2
0
0
22.2
16
15
29
0
6
13
0
1
99
5.96
60
HG
NN2
27
CF
8
5
.615
17
12
10
1
1
105.0
51
38
99
4
41
48
3
2
456
3.26
157
HG
NN2
28
SP
6
3
.667
13
9
7
0
1
86.2
46
36
77
4
27
38
0
1
359
3.74
127
HG
NN2
29
SP
10
3
.769
19
12
12
0
4
119.1
53
45
106
4
37
71
0
4
511
3.39
142
HG
NN2
30
SP
14
0
1.000
19
11
11
4
3
127.1
32
27
104
3
26
70
0
1
504
1.91
248
HG
MULT
31
CF
7
2
.778
9
9
8
1
0
80.0
43
32
88
21
28
0
3.60
128
HG
NN2
32
SP
16
2
.889
19
17
17
3
0
153.0
41
32
124
34
67
0
0
1.88
257
HG
NN2
33
SP
11
6
.647
20
14
14
1
0
138.2
63
45
141
32
53
1
2
2.92
138
HG
34
SP
10
6
.625
19
13
12
1
1
131.2
63
51
140
2
39
58
0
2
46
3.49
111
HG
35
RF
8
1
.889
17
9
6
2
1
86.1
38
34
80
1
30
35
0
3
365
3.54
127
HG
36
SP
12
1
.923
20
15
13
4
1
145.0
52
41
138
0
21
57
0
5
32
2.54
159
HG
37
RF
3
3
.500
6
5
4
1
0
41.2
26
13
41
0
8
13
2
0
39
2.81
122
14
2
SP
118
41
.742
203
146
130
19
13
1399.0
602
466
1325
23
368
629
6
26
3098
3.00
146
162 Game Average
23
8
.742
40
28
25
4
3
272.2
117
91
258
8
72
123
1
5
1115
3.00
146
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
2
2
.500
4
4
3
1
0
34.0
15
14
37
0
15
16
0
1
157
3.71
114
14
Homestead Grays
SP
116
39
.748
199
142
127
18
13
1365.0
587
452
1288
23
353
613
6
25
2941
2.98
148



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
HG/DW
EWL
24
LF
92.1
1.31
1.43
9.3%
11.5%
7.5%
8.3%
1.23
1.38
0.8%
0.9%
HG
NN2
25
CF
69.1
1.20
1.35
14.2%
12.7%
5.5%
6.6%
2.56
1.93
0.7%
1.1%
HG
IND
26
CF
22.2
1.54
1.30
13.1%
12.8%
6.1%
7.5%
2.17
1.72
0.0%
0.9%
HG
NN2
27
CF
105.0
1.33
1.54
10.5%
11.4%
9.0%
8.8%
1.17
1.29
0.9%
1.5%
HG
NN2
28
SP
86.2
1.20
1.51
10.6%
11.6%
7.5%
9.0%
1.41
1.29
1.1%
1.6%
HG
NN2
29
SP
119.1
1.20
1.43
13.9%
12.6%
7.2%
8.5%
1.92
1.48
0.8%
1.4%
HG
NN2
30
SP
127.1
1.02
1.44
13.9%
11.8%
5.2%
9.3%
2.69
1.27
0.6%
1.5%
HG
MULT
31
CF
80.0
1.36
1.43
8.2%
13.4%
6.1%
9.1%
1.33
1.35
HG
NN2
32
SP
153.0
1.03
1.49
11.1%
11.9%
5.6%
9.6%
1.97
1.24
HG
NN2
33
SP
138.2
1.25
1.36
9.2%
10.7%
5.5%
8.1%
1.66
1.31
HG
34
SP
131.2
1.36
1.33
10.2%
16.2%
6.9%
8.6%
1.49
1.45
0.4%
HG
35
RF
86.1
1.27
1.48
9.6%
11.6%
8.2%
9.9%
1.17
1.24
0.3%
0.4%
HG
36
SP
145.0
1.10
1.39
9.7%
12.4%
3.6%
8.1%
2.71
1.40
0.0%
HG
37
RF
41.2
1.18
1.31
7.6%
12.0%
4.7%
8.4%
1.63
1.56
0.0%
14
2
SP
1399.0
1.21
1.42
10.8%
11.8%
6.3%
8.6%
1.71
1.38
0.7%
1.2%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
34.0
1.53
1.43
10.2%
11.5%
9.6%
8.3%
1.07
1.38
0.0%
0.9%
14
Homestead Grays
SP
1365.0
1.20
1.42
10.8%
11.8%
6.2%
8.6%
1.74
1.38
0.8%
1.2%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
HG/DW
EWL
24
LF
13
398
356
45
91
11
4
3
0
30
37
2
11
8
.256
.317
.334
.651
HG
NN2
25
CF
9
289
262
33
67
9
4
2
3
16
41
3
8
8
.256
.306
.344
.650
HG
IND
26
CF
3
99
89
16
29
5
1
0
2
6
13
1
3
2
.326
.375
.404
.779
HG
NN2
27
CF
17
456
400
51
99
20
2
4
9
41
48
2
13
7
.248
.321
.338
.658
HG
NN2
28
SP
13
359
316
46
77
16
3
4
2
27
38
1
15
12
.244
.305
.351
.656
HG
NN2
29
SP
19
511
458
53
106
23
7
4
0
37
71
4
12
6
.231
.295
.338
.633
HG
NN2
30
SP
19
504
465
32
104
12
3
3
1
26
70
1
12
7
.224
.266
.282
.548
HG
MULT
31
CF
9
43
88
21
28
0
HG
NN2
32
SP
19
41
124
34
67
0
HG
NN2
33
SP
20
63
141
32
53
2
HG
34
SP
19
46
43
63
140
0
0
2
1
39
58
2
1
1
3.256
2.155
3.395
5.550
HG
35
RF
17
365
330
38
80
13
3
1
0
30
35
3
2
.242
.311
.309
.620
HG
36
SP
20
32
29
52
138
0
0
0
1
21
57
5
0
0
1
4.759
2.982
4.759
7.740
HG
37
RF
6
39
34
26
41
0
0
0
0
8
13
0
3
1
1.206
1.167
1.206
2.373
14
2
SP
203
3098
2782
602
1325
109
27
23
19
368
629
26
80
0
53
.244
.303
.327
.631
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
4
157
135
15
37
2
3
0
0
15
16
1
6
4
.274
.351
.333
.684
14
Homestead Grays
SP
199
2941
2647
587
1288
107
24
23
19
353
613
25
74
0
49
.243
.301
.327
.628

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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