George Burns - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

George Burns



George Joseph Burns


Born: November 24, 1889 in Utica, NY
Died: August 15, 1966 in Gloversville, NY
          (76 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'7"
Wt: 160
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Notes:


• Buried: Mount Carmel Cemetery (Johnstown, NY)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NYG
NvM
22
CF
1
4
4
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.750
1.000
224
NYG
NvM
25
LF
2
10
10
3
7
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.700
.700
.800
1.500
346
NYG
NvM
28
LF
1
4
4
0
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
1.000
1.500
306
MULT
31
LF
20
94
84
15
23
4
3
0
7
3
10
0
0
.274
.351
.393
.744
126
4
2
LF
24
112
102
19
33
7
4
0
9
3
10
0
0
.324
.384
.471
.855
155
162 Game Average
756
689
128
223
47
27
0
61
21
68
0
0
.324
.384
.471
.855
155
 
Team Lg Pos
4
vs Major Leagues
21
99
91
16
31
6
4
0
9
3
8
0
0
.341
.394
.495
.888
161
1
vs Latin Leagues
3
13
11
3
2
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.182
.308
.273
.580
110
 
Team Lg Pos
4
New York Giants
LF
21
99
91
16
31
6
4
0
9
3
8
0
0
.341
.394
.495
.888
161
1
Habana
LF
3
13
11
3
2
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.182
.308
.273
.580
110



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NYG
NvM
4
.402
.249
0.0%
2.5%
0.4%
6.00
0.0%
0.0%
.500
.101
NYG
NvM
10
.701
.311
0.0%
5.8%
14.4%
0.40
0.0%
0.3%
.100
.070
NYG
NvM
4
.676
.351
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.500
.082
MULT
94
.364
.322
10.6%
10.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.119
.089
4
2
112
.407
.320
8.9%
9.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.147
.088
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
vs Major Leagues
99
.418
.323
8.1%
9.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.154
.092
1
vs Latin Leagues
13
.317
.292
15.4%
8.9%
0.0%
0.1%
.091
.052
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
New York Giants
99
.418
.323
8.1%
9.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.154
.092
1
Habana
13
.317
.292
15.4%
8.9%
0.0%
0.1%
.091
.052

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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