Jimmy Claxton - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Jimmy Claxton



James Edgar Claxton
(Big Chief)

Born: December 14, 1892 in Wellington, Canada
Died: March 3, 1970 in Tacoma, WA
          (77 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 160
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Notes:


• Buried: Oakwood Hill Cemetery (Tacoma, WA)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
EWL
39
SP
0
1
.000
3
2
0
0
0
7.1
13
9
12
1
6
8
0
0
40
11.05
40
1
2
-
0
1
.000
3
2
0
0
0
7.1
13
9
12
1
6
8
0
0
40
11.05
39
162 Game Average
0
14
.000
41
27
0
0
0
99.2
177
122
163
14
82
109
0
0
544
11.05
39
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Washington Pilots
-
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
1.0
4
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
8
36.00
11
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
-
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
6.1
9
5
8
1
5
8
0
0
32
7.11
63



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
EWL
39
SP
7.1
2.45
1.47
20.0%
11.3%
15.0%
8.2%
1.33
1.36
2.5%
0.8%
1
2
-
7.1
2.45
1.47
20.0%
11.3%
15.0%
8.3%
1.33
1.36
2.5%
0.8%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Washington Pilots
-
1.0
5.00
1.41
0.0%
11.4%
12.5%
8.1%
0.00
1.41
0.0%
0.8%
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
-
6.1
2.05
1.48
25.0%
11.3%
15.6%
8.4%
1.60
1.35
3.1%
0.8%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
EWL
39
SP
3
40
33
13
12
2
1
1
1
6
8
0
1
0
.364
.462
.576
1.037
1
2
-
3
40
33
13
12
2
1
1
1
6
8
0
1
0
.364
.462
.576
1.037
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Washington Pilots
-
1
8
7
4
4
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.571
.625
.571
1.196
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
-
2
32
26
9
8
2
1
1
1
5
8
0
1
0
.308
.419
.577
.996

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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