Luther Clifford - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Luther Clifford



Luther Franklin Clifford Jr.
(Shanty)

Born: January 16, 1924 in Clairton, PA
Died: May 4, 1990 in Brantford, Canada
          (66 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 200
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Notes:


• High School: Clairton HS (Clairton, PA)
• Buried: Mount Hope Cemetery (Brantford, ON, Canada)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
HG
24
C
17
50
47
4
11
1
1
2
7
0
3
0
0
.234
.280
.426
.706
106
1
1
C
17
50
47
4
11
1
1
2
7
0
3
0
0
.234
.280
.426
.706
107
162 Game Average
476
448
38
105
10
10
19
67
0
29
0
0
.234
.280
.426
.706
107



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
HG
50
.330
.324
6.0%
8.7%
4.0%
0.7%
.191
.092
1
1
50
.330
.324
6.0%
8.7%
4.0%
0.7%
.191
.092

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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