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
SL3
27
SP
1
5
.167
8
6
4
0
0
51.0
34
26
57
20
22
1
4.59
81
AB3
NAL
26
SP
1
2
.333
7
4
2
0
1
34.0
22
17
35
0
9
29
0
0
144
4.50
89
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
79
NN2
30
RP
2
2
.500
11
2
1
0
0
41.1
36
27
43
17
8
0
2
5.88
66
MRS
NAL
25
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
7.2
1
1
4
0
2
9
0
0
28
1.17
354
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
8
5
SP
10
14
.417
46
20
10
1
3
210.1
145
109
225
1
75
114
0
5
236
4.66
84
162 Game Average
10
14
.417
47
21
10
1
3
216.2
149
112
232
4
77
117
0
5
1003
4.66
84
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Memphis Red Sox
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
7.2
1
1
4
0
2
9
0
0
28
1.17
354
5
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
SP
7
12
.368
33
17
9
1
3
155.1
103
77
170
1
51
92
0
3
208
4.46
88
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
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
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%
AB3
NAL
26
SP
34.0
1.29
1.37
20.1%
14.3%
6.3%
7.8%
3.22
1.84
0.0%
0.8%
SL3
27
SP
51.0
1.51
1.31
9.7%
16.5%
8.8%
7.4%
1.10
1.97
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
1.22
8.5%
14.4%
5.1%
7.1%
1.67
2.03
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
8
5
SP
210.1
1.43
1.33
12.4%
13.7%
8.2%
8.1%
1.52
1.74
0.4%
0.8%
 
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%
5
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
SP
155.1
1.42
1.33
13.5%
14.2%
7.5%
8.0%
1.80
1.83
0.5%
0.8%
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
19.2
1.22
1.32
4.9%
11.9%
9.9%
8.6%
0.50
1.38
1
New York Black Yankees
-
21.2
1.66
1.32
4.0%
11.9%
8.9%
8.6%
0.44
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
AB3
NAL
26
SP
7
144
131
22
35
12
4
0
1
9
29
0
4
1
.267
.314
.420
.734
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
8
5
SP
46
236
207
145
225
15
4
1
3
75
114
5
7
1
.275
.345
.401
.746
 
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
5
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
SP
33
208
183
103
170
15
4
1
3
51
92
3
5
1
.290
.360
.432
.791
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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