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)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MRS
NAL
25
RP
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
AB3
NAL
26
SP
7
15
15
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.133
.133
.133
.267
-23
SL3
27
SP
8
20
17
3
5
1
0
0
5
0
1
2
.294
.333
.353
.686
101
28
RP
14
20
20
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SNS
NAL
29
SP
4
6
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
NN2
30
RP
11
13
12
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
HSS
NN2
31
RP
4
7
7
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.429
.429
.429
.857
126
CIC
NAL
34
SP
1
4
2
1
1
0
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
.500
.750
.500
1.250
272
8
6
SP
50
89
83
7
11
1
0
0
9
0
0
3
0
0
0
3
0
0
.133
.163
.145
.307
-6
162 Game Average
288
269
23
36
3
0
0
29
0
0
10
0
0
0
10
0
0
.133
.163
.145
.307
-6
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Memphis Red Sox
RP
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
5
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
SP
36
67
64
6
10
1
0
0
6
0
1
0
2
0
.156
.169
.172
.341
2
1
West All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
New York Black Yankees
-
7
6
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
4
7
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Indianapolis Clowns
RP
1
4
2
1
1
0
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
.500
.750
.500
1.250
272



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
MRS
NAL
4
.000
.318
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
1.0%
7.49
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.106
AB3
NAL
15
.127
.325
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
SL3
20
.295
.317
5.0%
8.4%
0.0%
0.7%
.059
.094
20
.000
.310
0.0%
0.0%
8.8%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.072
SNS
NAL
6
.000
.299
0.0%
8.0%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.077
NN2
13
.000
.327
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.094
HSS
NN2
7
.412
.360
0.0%
9.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.106
CIC
NAL
4
.630
.326
50.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
8
6
89
.148
.321
3.4%
8.6%
0.0%
4.4%
6.04
0.0%
0.7%
.012
.089
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Memphis Red Sox
4
.000
.318
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
1.0%
7.49
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.106
5
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
67
.159
.321
1.5%
8.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.016
.088
1
West All Stars
1
.000
.255
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
18.2%
0.25
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.048
1
Philadelphia Stars
7
.000
.335
0.0%
9.8%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.096
1
New York Black Yankees
6
.000
.319
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.091
1
Indianapolis Clowns
4
.630
.326
50.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075

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