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Spoon Carter



Ernest C. Carter


Born: December 8, 1902 in Harpersville, AL
Died: January 23, 1974 in Birmingham, AL
          (71 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 170
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
MULT
NN2
30
SP
0
6
.000
7
6
4
0
0
47.0
36
32
57
4
17
22
1
1
211
6.13
69
PC
32
SP
4
1
.800
13
5
3
0
0
63.0
27
19
56
2
20
23
1
2
258
2.71
179
33
SP
4
2
.667
10
4
1
0
0
40.0
30
27
40
3
27
21
0
1
179
6.08
84
PC
NN2
34
SP
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
3.0
11
11
11
1
4
0
0
0
24
33.00
16
35
SP
7
4
.636
21
13
7
0
0
117.1
92
77
131
13
48
59
0
1
533
5.91
83
PS/TC
36
SP
1
2
.333
6
4
1
0
0
30.1
29
20
42
18
14
1
5.93
75
MULT
37
SP
2
0
1.000
8
3
2
0
2
28.0
10
8
31
12
15
0
0
2.57
176
HG
39
SP
1
4
.200
9
5
2
0
0
31.1
28
26
50
0
7
20
0
1
2
7.47
51
HG
40
SP
14
2
.875
22
13
8
1
0
126.0
59
54
136
4
33
49
0
1
526
3.86
121
HG
41
SP
6
5
.545
13
11
6
0
1
80.0
46
39
105
0
23
21
2
2
21
4.39
89
HG
NN2
42
SP
1
1
.500
6
3
1
0
1
31.2
18
13
31
10
21
0
0
3.69
107
MRS
NAL
43
RP
0
0
3
0
0
0
1
9.1
4
3
11
3
4
0
0
2.89
143
WES
EWA
44
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
3.0
0
0
2
0
1
2
0
0
0
10
0.00
45
SP
1
1
.500
6
2
1
0
0
20.0
13
12
23
1
8
4
0
0
0
89
5.40
85
14
11
SP
41
28
.594
127
70
36
1
5
630.0
403
341
726
28
231
275
4
0
10
1853
4.87
92
162 Game Average
14
10
.594
44
24
12
0
2
217.1
139
118
251
15
80
95
1
0
3
977
4.87
92
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Cleveland Giants
-
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
3.1
7
7
8
1
1
1
0
0
16
18.90
24
1
Akron Grays
-
0
3
.000
3
3
2
0
0
21.1
20
18
33
2
7
8
1
1
104
7.59
55
6
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
9
6
.600
31
13
8
0
0
147.2
93
74
151
7
70
63
1
2
532
4.51
105
1
NNL All Stars II
RP
1
0
1.000
1
1
0
0
0
5.0
0
0
2
0
2
7
0
1
20
0.00
0
1
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
5
4
7
0
1
4
0
0
33
4.50
91
2
Philadelphia Stars
SP
7
4
.636
23
15
6
0
0
125.1
101
84
145
13
56
64
0
2
500
6.03
82
1
New York Cubans
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
1.2
0
0
2
0
2
0
0
0.00
0
1
Newark Eagles
SP
1
0
1.000
6
2
1
0
1
16.1
9
7
20
9
5
0
0
3.86
127
4
Homestead Grays
SP
22
12
.647
50
32
17
1
2
269.0
151
132
322
4
73
111
2
4
549
4.42
93
2
Memphis Red Sox
RP
1
1
.500
8
2
1
0
1
28.1
17
15
34
1
10
8
0
0
85
4.76
97
2
West All Stars
RP
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
4.0
0
0
2
0
2
2
0
0
0
14
0.00
0



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
MULT
NN2
30
SP
47.0
1.57
1.34
10.4%
12.2%
8.1%
6.6%
1.29
1.89
1.9%
1.0%
PC
32
SP
63.0
1.21
1.49
8.9%
13.3%
7.8%
8.5%
1.15
1.37
0.8%
1.5%
33
SP
40.0
1.68
1.54
11.7%
11.5%
15.1%
8.5%
0.78
1.32
1.7%
1.2%
PC
NN2
34
SP
3.0
5.00
1.51
0.0%
11.3%
16.7%
8.2%
0.00
1.39
4.2%
1.4%
35
SP
117.1
1.53
1.47
11.1%
12.8%
9.0%
8.6%
1.23
1.27
2.4%
1.1%
PS/TC
36
SP
30.1
1.98
1.40
9.3%
11.7%
12.0%
8.2%
0.78
1.42
MULT
37
SP
28.0
1.54
1.45
12.0%
12.0%
9.6%
8.8%
1.25
1.41
HG
39
SP
31.1
1.82
1.31
13.3%
14.6%
4.7%
7.8%
2.86
1.40
0.0%
HG
40
SP
126.0
1.34
1.48
9.3%
11.6%
6.3%
9.7%
1.48
1.26
0.8%
0.4%
HG
41
SP
80.0
1.60
1.37
5.8%
12.1%
6.4%
7.8%
0.91
1.43
0.0%
HG
NN2
42
SP
31.2
1.29
1.39
15.8%
12.7%
7.5%
7.7%
2.10
1.65
MRS
NAL
43
RP
9.1
1.50
1.43
9.8%
14.1%
7.3%
8.7%
1.33
1.62
WES
EWA
44
RP
3.0
1.00
1.16
20.0%
13.5%
10.0%
8.8%
2.00
1.53
0.0%
0.0%
45
SP
20.0
1.55
1.53
4.5%
12.7%
9.0%
8.7%
0.50
1.42
1.1%
0.9%
14
11
SP
630.0
1.52
1.44
9.9%
11.8%
8.3%
8.5%
1.19
1.40
1.5%
1.1%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Akron Grays
-
21.1
1.88
1.34
7.7%
12.3%
6.7%
6.5%
1.14
1.90
1.9%
1.0%
1
Cleveland Giants
-
3.1
2.70
1.42
6.3%
12.0%
6.3%
6.7%
1.00
1.79
6.3%
1.0%
6
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
147.2
1.50
1.45
9.8%
12.0%
10.9%
8.2%
0.90
1.48
1.3%
1.4%
1
NNL All Stars II
RP
5.0
0.80
1.75
35.0%
11.7%
10.0%
8.4%
3.50
1.40
0.0%
0.9%
1
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
8.0
1.00
1.38
12.1%
14.0%
3.0%
7.7%
4.00
1.82
0.0%
0.8%
2
Philadelphia Stars
SP
125.1
1.60
1.48
11.1%
11.5%
9.7%
9.3%
1.14
1.24
2.6%
1.5%
1
New York Cubans
RP
1.2
1.20
1.57
28.6%
10.9%
0.0%
9.3%
0.00
1.17
1
Newark Eagles
SP
16.1
1.78
1.50
6.5%
11.2%
11.7%
9.1%
0.56
1.23
4
Homestead Grays
SP
269.0
1.47
1.42
9.5%
11.6%
6.2%
8.5%
1.52
1.37
0.7%
0.7%
2
Memphis Red Sox
RP
28.1
1.55
1.52
6.3%
13.1%
7.9%
8.8%
0.80
1.48
1.2%
0.9%
2
West All Stars
RP
4.0
1.00
1.10
14.3%
13.3%
14.3%
8.7%
1.00
1.53
0.0%
0.2%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
35
SP
21
533
464
92
131
18
10
13
3
48
59
1
20
11
.282
.351
.448
.799
33
SP
10
179
143
30
40
7
1
3
3
27
21
1
8
4
.280
.398
.406
.803
MULT
NN2
30
SP
7
211
187
36
57
10
4
4
3
17
22
1
6
5
.305
.366
.465
.831
PC
32
SP
13
258
231
27
56
10
2
2
2
20
23
2
5
8
.242
.308
.329
.637
HG
40
SP
22
526
487
59
136
19
5
4
2
33
49
1
5
.279
.326
.363
.690
PC
NN2
34
SP
2
24
19
11
11
3
1
1
0
4
0
0
1
0
.579
.652
1.000
1.652
WES
EWA
44
RP
1
10
9
0
2
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
2
.222
.300
.222
.522
HG
39
SP
9
2
2
28
50
0
0
0
0
7
20
1
0
0
25.000
5.800
25.000
30.800
HG
41
SP
13
21
18
46
105
1
0
0
0
23
21
2
0
1
0
5.833
2.955
5.889
8.843
45
SP
6
89
81
13
23
6
2
1
1
0
8
4
0
0
0
0
0
.284
.348
.444
.793
HG
NN2
42
SP
6
18
31
10
21
0
MRS
NAL
43
RP
3
4
11
3
4
0
PS/TC
36
SP
6
29
42
18
14
1
MULT
37
SP
8
10
31
12
15
0
14
11
SP
127
1853
1641
403
726
74
25
28
14
0
231
275
0
10
45
1
30
.282
.347
.408
.756
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Cleveland Giants
-
1
16
14
7
8
2
1
1
0
1
1
0
1
1
.571
.600
1.071
1.671
1
Akron Grays
-
3
104
92
20
33
6
3
2
2
7
8
1
4
3
.359
.410
.554
.964
6
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
31
532
458
93
151
22
4
7
5
70
63
2
14
13
.264
.349
.376
.725
1
NNL All Stars II
RP
1
20
16
0
2
0
0
0
1
2
7
1
1
0
.125
.263
.125
.388
1
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
1
33
32
5
7
2
1
0
0
1
4
0
0
0
.219
.242
.344
.586
2
Philadelphia Stars
SP
23
500
432
101
145
16
9
13
3
56
64
2
20
11
.287
.358
.456
.814
1
New York Cubans
RP
1
0
2
0
2
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Newark Eagles
SP
6
9
20
9
5
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
4
Homestead Grays
SP
50
549
507
151
322
20
5
4
2
73
111
4
5
1
0
.280
.327
.363
.690
2
Memphis Red Sox
RP
8
85
78
17
34
6
2
1
1
10
8
0
0
0
.295
.353
.462
.814
2
West All Stars
RP
2
14
12
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
2
2
0
0
0
0
2
.167
.286
.167
.452

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