Lefty Calhoun - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Lefty Calhoun



Walter Allen Calhoun


Born: August 21, 1911 in Union City, TN
Died: October 2, 1976 in Cleveland, OH
          (65 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• Buried: Highland Park Cemetery (Highland Hills, OH)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
MRS
NAL
25
RP
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
7.2
1
1
4
0
2
9
0
0
28
1.17
354
SL3
27
SP
1
5
.167
8
6
4
0
0
51.0
34
26
57
20
22
1
4.59
81
SNS
NAL
28
RP
5
2
.714
12
4
2
1
2
45.1
23
16
43
9
32
0
1
3.18
119
SNS
NAL
29
SP
0
1
.000
3
2
1
0
0
13.1
10
7
17
3
5
0
0
4.73
80
NN2
30
RP
2
2
.500
11
2
1
0
0
41.1
36
27
43
17
8
0
2
5.88
66
HSS
NN2
31
RP
0
2
.000
3
1
0
0
0
11.2
14
11
18
1
10
4
0
1
64
8.49
57
CIC
NAL
34
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
0
0
0
6.0
5
4
8
5
5
0
0
6.00
69
7
5
RP
9
12
.429
39
16
1
8
1
2
176.1
123
92
190
1
66
85
0
5
92
4.70
83
162 Game Average
11
15
.429
48
20
68
10
1
2
218.0
152
114
235
14
82
105
0
6
1251
4.70
83
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Memphis Red Sox
RP
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
7.2
1
1
4
0
2
9
0
0
28
1.17
354
4
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
RP
6
10
.375
26
13
7
1
2
121.1
81
60
135
1
42
63
0
3
64
4.45
87
1
New York Black Yankees
-
0
1
.000
7
0
0
0
0
21.2
24
17
27
9
4
0
2
7.06
55
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
2
1
.667
4
2
1
0
0
19.2
12
10
16
8
4
0
0
4.58
84
1
Indianapolis Clowns
RP
1
0
1.000
1
1
0
0
0
6.0
5
4
8
5
5
0
0
6.00
69



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
MRS
NAL
25
RP
7.2
0.78
1.36
32.1%
13.5%
7.1%
7.0%
4.50
1.94
0.0%
0.7%
SL3
27
SP
51.0
1.51
1.32
9.7%
16.5%
8.8%
7.5%
1.10
1.94
SNS
NAL
28
RP
45.1
1.15
1.33
17.3%
14.3%
4.9%
8.1%
3.56
1.76
SNS
NAL
29
SP
13.1
1.50
1.23
8.5%
14.6%
5.1%
7.2%
1.67
2.02
NN2
30
RP
41.1
1.45
1.32
4.4%
11.9%
9.3%
8.6%
0.47
1.38
HSS
NN2
31
RP
11.2
2.40
1.50
6.3%
11.4%
15.6%
9.0%
0.40
1.26
1.6%
0.7%
CIC
NAL
34
SP
6.0
2.17
1.43
16.1%
14.0%
16.1%
8.6%
1.00
1.62
7
5
RP
176.1
1.45
1.33
11.0%
13.6%
8.5%
8.2%
1.29
1.71
1.1%
0.7%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Memphis Red Sox
RP
7.2
0.78
1.36
32.1%
13.5%
7.1%
7.0%
4.50
1.94
0.0%
0.7%
4
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
RP
121.1
1.46
1.33
11.8%
14.2%
7.9%
8.1%
1.50
1.82
1.6%
0.7%
1
New York Black Yankees
-
21.2
1.66
1.32
4.0%
11.9%
8.9%
8.6%
0.44
1.38
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
19.2
1.22
1.32
4.9%
11.9%
9.9%
8.6%
0.50
1.38
1
Indianapolis Clowns
RP
6.0
2.17
1.43
16.1%
14.0%
16.1%
8.6%
1.00
1.62



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
MRS
NAL
25
RP
1
28
24
1
4
0
0
0
0
2
9
0
2
0
.167
.231
.167
.397
SL3
27
SP
8
34
57
20
22
1
SNS
NAL
28
RP
12
23
43
9
32
1
SNS
NAL
29
SP
3
10
17
3
5
0
NN2
30
RP
11
36
43
17
8
2
HSS
NN2
31
RP
3
64
52
14
18
3
0
1
2
10
4
1
1
.346
.460
.462
.922
CIC
NAL
34
SP
1
5
8
5
5
0
7
5
RP
39
92
76
123
190
3
0
1
2
66
85
5
3
0
.289
.393
.368
.762
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Memphis Red Sox
RP
1
28
24
1
4
0
0
0
0
2
9
0
2
0
.167
.231
.167
.397
4
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
RP
26
64
52
81
135
3
0
1
2
42
63
3
1
.346
.460
.462
.922
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
4
12
16
8
4
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
New York Black Yankees
-
7
24
27
9
4
2
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Indianapolis Clowns
RP
1
5
8
5
5
0
.000
.000
.000
.000

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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