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
34
156
134
29
39
7
2
0
15
3
0
15
0
1
6
.291
.367
.373
.740
81
HIL
EAS
23
LF
29
109
96
21
34
3
4
1
17
1
10
1
0
3
.354
.415
.500
.915
120
PCG
IND
24
RF
11
45
38
4
12
2
0
0
3
0
4
0
3
.316
.381
.368
.749
110
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
78
ND/HG
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
23
94
82
22
28
7
2
1
16
4
8
3
1
3
.341
.407
.512
.919
134
PBG
IND
29
RF
5
22
20
2
4
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.200
.273
.200
.473
34
PC
NN2
30
RF
28
124
115
16
29
7
1
2
13
3
3
0
0
6
.252
.271
.383
.654
70
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
13
10
LF
257
1084
948
178
285
43
20
11
132
20
0
101
4
3
32
0
.301
.370
.423
.793
105
162 Game Average
683
598
112
180
27
13
7
83
20
0
64
50
2
20
0
.301
.370
.423
.793
105
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Baltimore Black Sox
RF
93
411
358
59
99
20
8
3
47
7
0
41
0
2
10
.277
.354
.402
.756
98
1
Hilldale Club
LF
29
109
96
21
34
3
4
1
17
1
10
1
0
3
.354
.415
.500
.915
120
2
Pittsburgh Crawfords
RF
39
169
153
20
41
9
1
2
16
3
7
0
0
9
.268
.300
.379
.679
81
2
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
LF
12
52
48
4
12
0
0
0
1
0
4
0
0
.250
.308
.250
.558
60
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
24
98
86
22
28
7
2
1
16
4
8
3
1
3
.326
.389
.488
.878
125
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
156
.340
.371
9.6%
9.5%
0.0%
0.3%
37.54
0.0%
1.4%
.082
.132
HIL
EAS
109
.401
.364
9.2%
8.5%
0.9%
0.7%
10.00
12.18
0.9%
1.7%
.146
.145
PCG
IND
45
.332
.327
8.9%
7.7%
1.1%
6.78
0.0%
1.1%
.053
.113
BBS
EWL
255
.357
.345
10.2%
8.6%
0.1%
77.50
1.2%
0.8%
.152
.094
PBG
IND
30
.303
.325
6.7%
7.8%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.100
ND/HG
136
.491
.369
12.5%
8.7%
1.5%
0.8%
.164
.106
HG
NN2
94
.401
.350
8.5%
8.6%
3.2%
0.9%
2.67
9.74
1.1%
1.5%
.171
.134
PBG
IND
22
.244
.330
9.1%
7.0%
0.9%
8.00
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.097
PC
NN2
124
.276
.338
2.4%
8.0%
0.0%
0.1%
61.50
1.6%
1.6%
.130
.130
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
.369
17.1%
10.0%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.109
13
10
1084
.360
.352
9.3%
8.7%
0.8%
0.4%
9.00
44.68
1.0%
1.2%
.122
.117
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Baltimore Black Sox
411
.351
.355
10.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.2%
62.33
0.7%
1.0%
.126
.108
1
Hilldale Club
109
.401
.364
9.2%
8.5%
0.9%
0.7%
10.00
12.18
0.9%
1.7%
.146
.145
2
Pittsburgh Crawfords
169
.291
.335
4.1%
7.9%
0.0%
0.4%
46.93
1.2%
1.4%
.111
.125
2
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
52
.278
.327
7.7%
7.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.099
1
Newark Dodgers
132
.506
.371
12.9%
8.7%
1.5%
0.8%
.170
.107
2
Homestead Grays
98
.384
.348
8.2%
8.6%
3.2%
0.9%
2.67
9.74
1.0%
1.5%
.163
.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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