Roy Campanella - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Roy Campanella



Roy Campanella
(Campy)

Born: November 19, 1921 in Philadelphia, PA
Died: June 26, 1993 in Woodland Hills, CA
          (71 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 190
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1969
• High School: Simon Gratz HS (Philadelphia, PA)
• Buried: Cremated
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
WEG
NN2
15
C
3
7
7
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.429
.429
.571
1.000
160
BEG
NN2
16
C
8
27
26
4
6
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.231
.259
.231
.490
31
BEG
MULT
17
C
25
83
72
11
18
2
0
1
12
0
5
6
.250
.299
.319
.618
67
BEG
NN2
18
C
32
113
107
15
28
4
1
5
21
1
5
1
.262
.295
.458
.753
97
BEG
NN2
19
C
27
100
87
17
30
8
3
4
26
2
11
2
.345
.418
.644
1.062
208
BEG
NN2
20
C
41
164
146
24
43
5
3
1
34
1
14
4
.295
.356
.390
.747
119
NN2
22
C
32
139
134
28
52
13
2
3
30
4
5
0
.388
.410
.582
.992
167
23
C
54
219
187
47
70
11
3
5
45
1
32
0
0
.374
.466
.545
1.011
192
8
3
C
222
852
766
147
250
44
12
19
171
9
73
0
13
.326
.385
.490
.875
145
162 Game Average
622
559
107
182
32
9
14
125
7
53
0
9
.326
.385
.490
.875
145
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Negro Leagues
218
840
754
147
248
44
12
19
170
9
73
0
13
.329
.388
.495
.883
147
1
vs Major Leaguers
4
12
12
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
17
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Baltimore Elite Giants
C
217
835
749
145
247
44
12
19
170
8
73
0
13
.330
.389
.497
.886
148
1
Philadelphia Stars
RF
1
5
5
2
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
9
1
Negro All Stars
C
4
12
12
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
17



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
WEG
NN2
7
.449
.341
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.143
.127
BEG
NN2
27
.237
.340
3.7%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.126
BEG
MULT
83
.275
.341
6.0%
8.6%
1.2%
1.8%
.069
.114
BEG
NN2
113
.331
.347
4.4%
9.5%
4.4%
1.4%
.196
.121
BEG
NN2
100
.463
.316
11.0%
8.1%
4.0%
1.2%
.299
.102
BEG
NN2
164
.349
.326
8.5%
9.6%
0.6%
1.0%
.096
.093
NN2
139
.452
.342
3.6%
8.6%
2.2%
0.9%
.194
.103
219
.476
.330
14.6%
8.6%
2.3%
0.8%
.171
.086
8
3
852
.399
.333
8.6%
8.9%
2.2%
1.1%
.163
.102
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
8
Negro Leagues
840
.403
.334
8.7%
8.9%
2.3%
1.1%
.166
.103
1
vs Major Leaguers
12
.168
.293
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.045
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
8
Baltimore Elite Giants
835
.404
.334
8.7%
8.9%
2.3%
1.1%
.167
.103
1
Philadelphia Stars
5
.189
.342
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.103
1
Negro All Stars
12
.168
.293
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.045

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