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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
6
20
18
2
3
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
1
.167
.211
.222
.433
12
BEG
NN2
16
C
9
31
30
4
6
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
0
.200
.226
.200
.426
12
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
96
19
C
28
105
92
17
31
8
3
4
26
2
1
11
3
0
0
2
0
0
.337
.408
.620
1.027
196
20
C
61
254
227
39
67
11
5
3
49
3
23
8
0
4
.295
.360
.427
.787
117
MULT
22
C
33
140
135
29
53
13
2
3
31
4
5
0
0
0
0
0
.393
.414
.585
.999
161
MULT
MULT
23
C
55
224
192
48
72
11
3
5
45
1
0
32
0
0
0
0
.375
.464
.542
1.006
183
8
5
C
249
970
873
165
278
50
14
21
187
11
1
83
11
0
0
14
0
0
.318
.378
.480
.858
135
162 Game Average
631
568
107
181
33
9
14
122
7
81
54
69
0
0
9
0
0
.318
.378
.480
.858
135
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Negro Leagues
225
868
780
150
252
44
12
19
171
9
1
74
3
0
0
14
0
0
.323
.382
.483
.865
138
1
vs Latin Leagues
20
90
81
15
24
6
2
2
15
2
9
8
0
0
.296
.367
.494
.860
122
1
vs Major Leagues
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
221
852
764
146
247
44
12
19
170
8
74
0
0
14
.323
.383
.487
.870
139
3
East All Stars
-
3
11
11
2
4
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
.364
.364
.364
.727
89
1
Sultanes de Monterrey
C
20
90
81
15
24
6
2
2
15
2
9
8
0
0
.296
.367
.494
.860
122
1
Philadelphia Stars
RF
1
5
5
2
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
3
1
Negro All Stars
-
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
MULT
MULT
224
.474
.339
14.3%
8.8%
2.2%
0.8%
.167
.089
105
.449
.317
10.5%
2.9%
7.9%
3.67
3.8%
1.2%
.283
.103
254
.367
.345
9.1%
3.1%
10.4%
2.88
1.2%
1.0%
.132
.100
BEG
MULT
83
.275
.342
6.0%
8.6%
1.2%
1.8%
.069
.115
WEG
NN2
20
.194
.345
5.0%
8.2%
0.0%
0.1%
63.40
0.0%
1.6%
.056
.132
BEG
NN2
113
.331
.348
4.4%
9.5%
4.4%
1.4%
.196
.122
MULT
140
.455
.351
3.6%
0.0%
8.8%
2.1%
0.9%
.193
.107
BEG
NN2
31
.206
.346
3.2%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
24.73
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.130
8
5
970
.392
.342
8.6%
9.2%
7.5%
2.4%
1.00
206.37
2.2%
1.1%
.162
.105
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
8
Negro Leagues
868
.395
.340
8.5%
9.0%
5.3%
0.4%
0.67
276.26
2.2%
1.1%
.160
.105
1
vs Latin Leagues
90
.399
.370
10.0%
11.6%
8.9%
8.6%
1.13
1.34
2.2%
1.0%
.198
.110
1
vs Major Leagues
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
852
.397
.339
8.7%
9.0%
0.0%
0.1%
282.68
2.2%
1.1%
.164
.105
3
East All Stars
11
.346
.351
0.0%
6.9%
50.0%
6.9%
0.00
0.32
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.103
1
Sultanes de Monterrey
90
.399
.370
10.0%
11.6%
8.9%
8.6%
1.13
1.34
2.2%
1.0%
.198
.110
1
Philadelphia Stars
5
.189
.358
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.109
1
Negro All Stars
12
.168
.293
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.045

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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