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)


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
4
1939
1943
1.9
2
1938
1939
1.1
1
1942
1942
0.7
1
1942
1942
0.4
1
1946
1946
0.3
Center Field Yrs First Last
3
1939
1942
2.3
1
1946
1946
0.5
2
1939
1940
0.1
1
1941
1941
-0.0
1
1942
1942
-0.4

Right Field Yrs First Last
3
1941
1943
1.4
2
1937
1942
0.7
1
1946
1946
0.4
1
1937
1937
0.1
1
1943
1943
-0.0
Shortstop Yrs First Last
1
1942
1942
3.5
5
1938
1943
2.0
1
1942
1942
0.4
3
1938
1941
0.2
1
1946
1946
0.1
Second Base Yrs First Last
4
1938
1941
1.9
1
1946
1946
0.5
1
1942
1942
0.2
1
1942
1942
0.2
1
1943
1943
0.0
Third Base Yrs First Last
1
1942
1942
1.1
6
1937
1943
0.9
1
1943
1943
0.2
1
1937
1937
0.1
1
1941
1941
0.0
First Base Yrs First Last
4
1939
1942
1.4
1
1942
1942
0.9
1
1938
1938
0.9
4
1938
1941
0.2
1
1946
1946
0.1
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
1
1946
1946
1.2
1
1942
1942
0.8
1
1942
1942
0.4
1
1942
1942
0.2
1
1942
1942
0.1
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
3
1940
1942
1.7
1
1942
1942
1.6
1
1946
1946
1.3
1
1942
1942
1.2
1
1943
1943
0.8
1
1939
1939
0.4
1
1939
1939
0.3
1
1942
1942
0.3
1
1942
1942
0.2
1
1942
1942
0.2
6
1938
1943
-0.6
1
1942
1942
-0.6
8
1937
1946
-0.7
3
1941
1943
-0.8
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
3
1938
1940
0.7
1
1946
1946
0.5
1
1946
1946
0.5
1
1937
1937
0.4
2
1940
1941
0.4
1
1937
1937
0.3
1
1940
1940
0.3
1
1937
1937
0.3
1
1946
1946
0.2
1
1942
1942
0.2
1
1938
1938
0.2
1
1942
1942
0.1
1
1939
1939
0.1
1
1942
1942
0.1
1
1946
1946
0.0
1
1940
1940
0.0
2
1940
1941
0.0
1
1942
1942
-0.0
1
1937
1937
-0.1
1
1941
1941
-0.1

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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