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


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
7
1938
1945
8.9
1
1942
1942
0.7
1
1938
1938
0.1
1
1939
1939
-0.0
1
1944
1944
-0.1
Center Field Yrs First Last
8
1937
1945
4.5
2
1940
1941
1.1
2
1944
1945
0.5

Right Field Yrs First Last
5
1937
1945
6.2
4
1939
1944
3.3
1
1942
1942
1.8
2
1944
1945
0.8
1
1942
1942
0.1
Shortstop Yrs First Last
2
1944
1945
1.1
1
1942
1942
1.0
3
1941
1945
0.1
4
1937
1940
0.1
1
1944
1944
-0.0
Second Base Yrs First Last
5
1937
1942
5.7
1
1942
1942
2.1
1
1944
1944
1.5
1
1945
1945
0.2
1
1942
1942
-0.0
Third Base Yrs First Last
5
1938
1944
3.9
8
1937
1945
2.5
2
1941
1945
0.6
3
1941
1944
0.5
4
1939
1945
0.3
First Base Yrs First Last
5
1937
1944
2.5
1
1941
1941
0.7
2
1944
1945
0.2
1
1942
1942
0.2
3
1941
1945
0.1
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
8
1937
1945
6.6
3
1937
1939
1.3
1
1944
1944
0.5
1
1940
1940
0.1
1
1940
1940
0.0
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
7
1937
1945
18.9
1
1942
1942
8.2
4
1939
1942
6.5
6
1937
1944
6.3
5
1937
1945
3.9
2
1944
1945
3.5
2
1939
1940
2.5
3
1937
1941
2.4
2
1941
1942
2.2
1
1942
1942
2.0
6
1937
1945
1.8
1
1942
1942
1.8
2
1944
1945
1.7
1
1944
1944
1.6
3
1940
1942
1.4
1
1940
1940
1.3
2
1937
1938
1.2
1
1944
1944
1.1
1
1942
1942
1.0
1
1944
1944
0.8
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1942
1942
0.4
1
1940
1940
0.3
1
1938
1938
0.3
2
1941
1944
0.2
1
1941
1941
0.2
1
1941
1941
0.1
1
1944
1944
0.1
1
1940
1940
0.0
2
1944
1945
0.0
2
1939
1940
-0.3
1
1945
1945
-0.4

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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