Porter Charleston - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Porter Charleston



Porter Charleston


Born: January 8, 1904 in Maha, TX
Died: June 11, 1986 in Chester, PA
          (82 years old)

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• Buried: Haven Memorial Cemetery (Chester, PA)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
HIL
ECL
23
SP
1
2
.333
4
4
3
0
0
27.1
12
8
26
0
9
10
0
0
113
2.63
167
HIL
EAS
24
SP
4
6
.400
15
8
5
0
0
81.2
58
48
93
7
27
38
0
1
360
5.29
82
HIL
ANL
25
SP
8
4
.667
19
10
8
1
1
107.1
60
43
112
8
27
53
0
1
458
3.61
139
HIL
IND
27
SP
7
1
.875
9
8
8
2
0
75.0
24
21
66
3
12
42
0
0
294
2.52
134
EWL
28
SP
5
3
.625
9
8
8
1
0
72.1
27
22
63
1
21
30
0
1
288
2.74
149
PS
IND
29
SP
3
0
1.000
4
4
3
1
0
26.2
13
11
18
1
3
14
0
1
105
3.71
107
PS
NN2
31
SP
2
1
.667
5
2
1
0
0
22.0
18
14
33
2
6
11
0
2
101
5.73
88
7
3
SP
30
17
.638
65
44
36
5
1
412.1
212
167
411
22
105
198
0
6
1719
3.65
119
162 Game Average
19
11
.638
41
27
22
3
1
257.1
132
104
256
14
66
124
0
4
1072
3.65
119
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Hilldale Club
SP
25
16
.610
55
38
32
4
1
359.2
176
137
352
19
96
171
0
3
1494
3.43
126
1
Baltimore Black Sox
-
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
4.0
5
5
8
0
0
2
0
0
19
11.25
36
2
Philadelphia Stars
SP
5
1
.833
9
6
4
1
0
48.2
31
25
51
3
9
25
0
3
206
4.62
98



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
HIL
ECL
23
SP
27.1
1.28
1.47
8.8%
9.0%
8.0%
8.9%
1.11
1.02
0.0%
1.3%
HIL
EAS
24
SP
81.2
1.47
1.43
10.6%
10.9%
7.5%
8.1%
1.41
1.35
1.9%
1.4%
HIL
ANL
25
SP
107.1
1.30
1.56
11.6%
9.3%
5.9%
9.2%
1.96
1.01
1.7%
1.4%
HIL
IND
27
SP
75.0
1.04
1.20
14.3%
10.9%
4.1%
7.0%
3.50
1.57
1.0%
1.1%
EWL
28
SP
72.1
1.16
1.39
10.4%
11.5%
7.3%
8.1%
1.43
1.42
0.3%
0.9%
PS
IND
29
SP
26.2
0.79
1.36
13.3%
11.1%
2.9%
7.1%
4.67
1.57
1.0%
1.1%
PS
NN2
31
SP
22.0
1.77
1.53
10.9%
11.1%
5.9%
8.6%
1.83
1.30
2.0%
1.5%
7
3
SP
412.1
1.25
1.42
11.5%
10.5%
6.1%
8.2%
1.89
1.30
1.3%
1.2%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
5
Hilldale Club
SP
359.2
1.25
1.42
11.4%
10.4%
6.4%
8.3%
1.78
1.28
1.3%
1.2%
1
Baltimore Black Sox
-
4.0
2.00
1.38
10.5%
11.4%
0.0%
8.0%
0.00
1.43
0.0%
0.8%
2
Philadelphia Stars
SP
48.2
1.23
1.44
12.1%
11.1%
4.4%
7.8%
2.78
1.44
1.5%
1.3%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
HIL
ECL
23
SP
4
113
100
12
26
4
1
0
3
0
9
10
0
4
1
.260
.321
.320
.641
HIL
EAS
24
SP
15
360
316
58
93
19
6
7
5
27
38
1
16
6
.294
.352
.459
.811
HIL
ANL
25
SP
19
458
420
60
112
19
2
8
5
27
53
1
10
11
.267
.313
.379
.691
HIL
IND
27
SP
9
294
272
24
66
9
2
3
0
12
42
0
10
6
.243
.275
.324
.598
EWL
28
SP
9
288
254
27
63
5
1
1
4
21
30
1
12
3
.248
.308
.287
.595
PS
IND
29
SP
4
105
98
13
18
3
2
1
0
3
14
1
3
0
.184
.216
.286
.501
PS
NN2
31
SP
5
101
91
18
33
4
2
2
1
6
11
2
2
4
.363
.414
.516
.931
7
3
SP
65
1719
1551
212
411
63
16
22
18
0
105
198
6
57
31
.265
.314
.369
.683
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Hilldale Club
SP
55
1494
1344
176
352
56
12
19
15
0
96
171
3
51
27
.262
.313
.364
.676
1
Baltimore Black Sox
-
1
19
18
5
8
0
0
0
2
0
2
0
1
0
.444
.444
.444
.889
2
Philadelphia Stars
SP
9
206
189
31
51
7
4
3
1
9
25
3
5
4
.270
.313
.397
.710

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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