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
9
5
.643
21
12
9
1
1
120.1
72
54
130
8
32
64
0
1
522
4.04
123
HIL
IND
27
SP
8
2
.800
11
10
9
2
0
90.0
33
28
84
3
17
48
0
0
361
2.80
118
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
106
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
32
19
.627
69
48
38
5
1
440.1
233
185
447
22
115
215
0
6
1850
3.78
113
162 Game Average
19
11
.627
40
28
22
3
1
256.0
135
108
260
13
67
125
0
3
1075
3.78
113
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Hilldale Club
SP
27
18
.600
59
42
34
4
1
387.2
197
155
388
19
106
188
0
3
1625
3.60
119
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
97



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
120.1
1.35
1.55
12.3%
9.4%
6.1%
9.2%
2.00
1.03
1.5%
1.4%
HIL
IND
27
SP
90.0
1.12
1.18
13.3%
11.7%
4.7%
7.0%
2.82
1.67
0.8%
1.0%
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%
11.0%
2.9%
7.2%
4.67
1.54
1.0%
1.1%
PS
NN2
31
SP
22.0
1.77
1.52
10.9%
11.2%
5.9%
8.5%
1.83
1.31
2.0%
1.4%
7
3
SP
440.1
1.28
1.41
11.6%
10.7%
6.2%
8.2%
1.87
1.33
1.2%
1.2%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
5
Hilldale Club
SP
387.2
1.27
1.41
11.6%
10.6%
6.5%
8.3%
1.77
1.31
1.2%
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
21
522
477
72
130
24
2
8
5
32
64
1
12
12
.273
.320
.382
.701
HIL
IND
27
SP
11
361
331
33
84
11
3
3
0
17
48
0
13
8
.254
.290
.332
.623
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
69
1850
1667
233
447
70
17
22
18
0
115
215
6
62
34
.268
.318
.370
.688
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Hilldale Club
SP
59
1625
1460
197
388
63
13
19
15
0
106
188
3
56
30
.266
.317
.366
.683
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