Rube Chambers - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Rube Chambers



Arthur Chambers


Born: September 18, 1903 in Spartanburg, SC
Died: February 7, 1928 in West Palm Beach, FL
          (24 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Wt: 170
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Compared to Contemporary Starting Pitchers (Top 100)

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Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
SP
14
1917-1938
48.9
18.0
1.5
30.1
-0.7
2
SP
25
1907-1932
46.6
4.5
0.3
42.0
-0.1
3
SP
21
1911-1931
39.1
-0.2
-0.4
39.8
-0.1
4
SP
19
1907-1926
37.7
13.1
-4.7
31.1
-1.8
5
SP
11
1921-1932
31.5
3.9
-0.3
28.1
-0.2
6
SP
23
1919-1941
24.7
-3.0
-0.3
28.1
-0.0
7
SP
13
1919-1932
23.8
-0.7
0.2
24.3
-0.0
8
SP
10
1912-1928
22.8
1.7
-0.4
21.6
0.0
9
SP
12
1923-1937
20.6
-0.2
-0.0
21.0
-0.0
10
SP
7
1923-1929
20.6
-1.7
-0.1
22.4
-0.0
11
SP
15
1920-1939
18.7
-1.3
-0.0
20.0
-0.0
12
SP
12
1921-1932
18.4
0.6
-0.4
18.3
-0.1
13
SP
14
1922-1937
18.0
2.4
-0.4
16.2
-0.2
14
SP
18
1917-1934
16.6
2.1
-0.4
15.0
-0.2
15
SP
12
1923-1937
16.4
-0.3
0.2
16.5
-0.1
16
SP
15
1925-1940
16.2
-0.2
0.0
16.4
0.0
17
SP
9
1920-1930
14.2
-1.2
0.1
15.4
-0.1
18
SP
13
1923-1940
14.1
0.5
0.3
13.5
-0.2
19
SP
17
1924-1945
14.0
-1.3
-0.0
15.3
-0.0
20
SP
15
1921-1936
13.2
0.6
-0.0
12.6
-0.0
21
SP
21
1920-1944
12.2
0.0
0.1
12.3
-0.2
22
SP
14
1913-1928
12.2
-0.6
0.9
12.5
-0.6
23
SP
14
1919-1932
11.3
0.3
-0.2
11.2
-0.0
24
SP
12
1916-1932
11.2
3.6
0.6
7.7
-0.7
25
SP
4
1923-1928
10.8
-0.1
-0.1
11.1
-0.2
26
SP
13
1919-1934
10.7
5.8
-1.5
6.8
-0.4
27
SP
17
1909-1932
10.7
-2.8
-0.0
13.6
-0.0
28
SP
18
1918-1939
10.5
0.0
0.1
11.2
-0.9
29
SP
9
1921-1929
10.1
-1.3
-0.1
11.5
0.0
30
SP
9
1921-1935
9.6
-0.8
-0.2
10.6
-0.0
31
SP
12
1919-1933
9.3
2.8
-0.0
6.9
-0.4
32
SP
11
1920-1930
9.0
-2.1
0.0
11.1
-0.0
33
SP
16
1919-1935
8.0
5.0
0.3
3.3
-0.7
34
SP
14
1921-1937
7.9
0.7
0.1
7.2
-0.1
35
SP
8
1914-1928
7.7
-0.0
-0.2
7.9
-0.0
36
SP
3
1925-1932
7.4
-0.6
0.0
8.0
-0.0
37
SP
10
1921-1930
7.3
0.2
0.3
6.9
-0.1
38
SP
7
1921-1927
7.1
0.7
0.1
6.4
-0.1
39
SP
16
1910-1928
6.7
-1.3
-0.4
8.4
-0.1
40
SP
4
1923-1928
6.5
-0.2
-0.0
6.8
-0.0
41
SP
5
1925-1934
6.0
-0.2
-0.0
6.2
-0.0
42
SP
2
1925-1928
5.8
-0.6
0.0
6.4
0.0
43
SP
6
1921-1928
5.7
-0.3
0.0
6.0
0.0
44
SP
23
1917-1944
5.7
2.2
-0.6
3.9
0.1
45
SP
14
1926-1944
5.3
-2.3
-0.0
7.6
-0.0
46
SP
8
1917-1930
5.2
0.4
-0.0
4.9
-0.0
47
SP
7
1920-1932
5.2
-0.3
0.0
5.6
0.0
48
SP
13
1912-1930
5.1
1.1
-4.2
8.6
-0.5
49
SP
7
1922-1939
4.6
0.2
0.0
4.3
0.0
50
SP
11
1920-1932
4.5
-1.5
-0.1
6.2
0.0
51
SP
12
1921-1934
4.3
-0.5
0.2
4.7
-0.1
52
SP
4
1916-1928
4.0
0.6
-0.2
3.7
-0.0
53
SP
8
1919-1928
3.9
0.1
0.2
3.7
-0.0
54
SP
6
1923-1928
3.5
-0.6
-0.1
4.2
-0.0
55
SP
5
1924-1928
3.2
-0.2
0.0
3.4
-0.0
56
SP
3
1924-1928
3.1
0.9
0.0
2.2
-0.0
57
SP
3
1925-1927
2.8
0.0
0.0
2.8
0.0
58
SP
9
1917-1928
2.7
2.2
-0.3
1.6
-0.7
59
SP
6
1923-1929
2.3
0.3
-0.1
2.2
-0.0
60
SP
10
1923-1934
2.2
0.3
-0.1
2.0
-0.0
61
SP
13
1925-1948
2.1
-0.2
-0.3
2.6
-0.0
62
SP
7
1923-1929
1.5
-0.3
0.0
1.9
-0.0
63
SP
9
1924-1941
1.5
-0.0
-0.1
1.7
-0.1
64
SP
14
1916-1934
1.4
-1.2
-0.1
2.7
-0.0
65
SP
3
1926-1928
1.3
-0.6
0.0
1.8
0.0
66
SP
3
1925-1928
1.0
-0.3
0.0
1.3
-0.0
67
SP
2
1925-1927
1.0
0.1
0.0
0.9
0.0
68
SP
5
1924-1929
0.9
-0.4
-0.2
1.5
0.1
69
SP
2
1921-1926
0.8
-0.6
0.0
1.3
0.0
70
SP
8
1921-1937
0.7
0.5
-0.2
0.7
-0.2
71
SP
5
1920-1927
0.7
-0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
72
SP
8
1925-1939
0.6
-0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
73
SP
4
1923-1929
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
74
SP
2
1926-1927
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
75
SP
2
1924-1928
0.1
-0.4
0.1
0.5
-0.1
76
SP
3
1922-1929
0.1
0.2
-0.0
-0.1
-0.0
77
SP
9
1921-1932
-0.0
0.7
-0.3
-0.4
-0.0
78
SP
3
1925-1927
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.3
0.0
79
SP
3
1925-1933
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
80
SP
2
1923-1928
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
-0.0
81
SP
3
1926-1928
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
-0.0
82
SP
3
1923-1928
-0.5
0.3
0.0
-0.7
-0.0
83
SP
4
1922-1926
-0.8
-0.6
0.0
-0.1
0.0
84
SP
6
1920-1928
-0.8
-0.6
0.0
-0.2
-0.0
85
SP
9
1920-1928
-1.0
-1.4
-0.0
0.5
-0.0
86
SP
14
1917-1937
-1.3
-0.7
-0.1
-0.5
-0.0
87
SP
5
1921-1926
-1.3
-0.2
0.0
-1.2
-0.0
88
SP
3
1921-1928
-1.4
-0.7
-0.0
-0.7
-0.0
89
SP
4
1923-1929
-1.5
0.4
0.1
-2.0
-0.1
90
SP
6
1924-1932
-2.6
-0.7
-0.0
-1.9
-0.0
91
SP
8
1924-1932
-2.7
-0.5
0.0
-2.2
0.0

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