Buddy Burbage - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Buddy Burbage



Knowlington Ottoway Burbage


Born: June 23, 1907 in Salisbury, MD
Died: August 30, 1989 in Philadelphia, PA
          (82 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 160
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Notes:


• Buried: Mount Zion Cemetery (Collingdale, PA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBS
ANL
22
LF
31
143
123
27
35
6
2
0
13
2
0
14
0
1
5
.285
.362
.366
.728
77
HIL
EAS
23
LF
27
102
90
19
31
3
3
1
14
1
9
0
3
.344
.404
.478
.882
114
PCG
IND
24
RF
7
28
25
2
8
2
0
0
1
0
1
0
2
.320
.346
.400
.746
107
BBS
EWL
25
RF
59
255
224
30
60
13
6
3
32
4
26
1
4
.268
.347
.420
.766
108
PBG
IND
26
LF
7
30
28
2
8
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
0
.286
.333
.286
.619
77
HG/ND
27
LF
31
136
116
37
49
3
5
2
23
4
17
0
3
.422
.496
.586
1.082
171
HG
NN2
28
RF
22
90
78
21
27
7
2
1
16
4
8
1
3
.346
.414
.526
.939
139
PC
NN2
30
RF
24
106
98
11
23
4
1
0
9
2
3
0
5
.235
.257
.296
.553
47
NN2
31
CF
15
65
53
8
13
1
0
2
8
0
8
0
4
.245
.344
.377
.722
95
PS
NN2
33
LF
2
9
9
2
4
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.444
.444
.444
.889
127
NBY
NN2
34
RF
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
50
PS
NN2
36
LF
12
35
29
5
4
0
0
0
2
1
6
0
0
0
.138
.286
.138
.424
11
12
10
LF
238
1003
877
164
263
39
19
9
121
18
0
94
0
3
29
0
.300
.370
.418
.788
104
162 Game Average
683
597
112
179
27
13
6
82
17
0
64
0
2
20
0
.300
.370
.418
.788
104
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Baltimore Black Sox
RF
90
398
347
57
95
19
8
3
45
6
0
40
0
2
9
.274
.352
.401
.753
97
1
Hilldale Club
LF
27
102
90
19
31
3
3
1
14
1
9
0
3
.344
.404
.478
.882
114
2
Pittsburgh Crawfords
RF
31
134
123
13
31
6
1
0
10
2
4
0
7
.252
.276
.317
.593
60
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
LF
7
30
28
2
8
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
0
.286
.333
.286
.619
77
1
Newark Dodgers
LF
30
132
112
37
49
3
5
2
23
4
17
0
3
.438
.512
.607
1.119
179
2
Homestead Grays
RF
23
94
82
21
27
7
2
1
16
4
8
1
3
.329
.396
.500
.896
129
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
RF
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Washington Black Senators
CF
14
63
51
8
13
1
0
2
8
0
8
0
4
.255
.356
.392
.748
102
2
Philadelphia Stars
LF
14
44
38
7
8
0
0
0
3
1
6
0
0
0
.211
.318
.211
.529
34
1
New York Black Yankees
RF
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
50



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBS
ANL
143
.337
.372
9.8%
9.5%
0.0%
0.2%
38.49
0.0%
1.4%
.081
.133
HIL
EAS
102
.389
.361
8.8%
8.5%
1.0%
1.8%
.133
.140
PCG
IND
28
.321
.327
3.6%
7.5%
1.1%
6.84
0.0%
1.1%
.080
.111
BBS
EWL
255
.357
.345
10.2%
8.6%
0.1%
77.50
1.2%
0.8%
.152
.094
PBG
IND
30
.303
.327
6.7%
7.8%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.101
HG/ND
136
.491
.369
12.5%
8.7%
1.5%
0.8%
.164
.106
HG
NN2
90
.408
.350
8.9%
8.7%
1.1%
1.5%
.179
.134
PC
NN2
106
.243
.335
2.8%
8.0%
0.0%
1.4%
.061
.125
NN2
65
.319
.335
12.3%
9.1%
3.1%
1.5%
.132
.124
PS
NN2
9
.419
.360
0.0%
9.9%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.126
NBY
NN2
4
.235
.309
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.099
PS
NN2
35
.243
.370
17.1%
10.0%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.109
12
10
1003
.359
.352
9.4%
8.7%
0.0%
0.2%
59.76
0.9%
1.2%
.119
.116
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Baltimore Black Sox
398
.350
.354
10.1%
8.9%
0.0%
0.2%
63.48
0.8%
1.0%
.127
.108
1
Hilldale Club
102
.389
.361
8.8%
8.5%
1.0%
1.8%
.133
.140
2
Pittsburgh Crawfords
134
.259
.334
3.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.3%
.065
.122
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
30
.303
.327
6.7%
7.8%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.101
1
Newark Dodgers
132
.506
.371
12.9%
8.7%
1.5%
0.8%
.170
.107
2
Homestead Grays
94
.391
.348
8.5%
8.6%
1.1%
1.5%
.171
.133
1
Washington Black Senators
63
.329
.334
12.7%
9.1%
3.2%
1.5%
.137
.124
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
2
.000
.344
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.128
2
Philadelphia Stars
44
.279
.368
13.6%
10.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.113
1
New York Black Yankees
4
.235
.309
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.099

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