Piper Davis - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Piper Davis



Lorenzo Davis


Born: July 3, 1917 in Piper, AL
Died: May 21, 1997 in Birmingham, AL
          (79 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'3"
Wt: 188
Biographical
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Notes:


• High School: Fairfield Industrial HS (Fairfield, AL)
• College: Alabama State University (Montgomery, AL)
• Buried: Elmwood Cemetery (Birmingham, AL)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
24
2B
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
BBB
MULT
25
SS
47
196
174
30
48
13
2
2
27
3
18
2
2
0
.276
.351
.408
.759
139
MULT
26
1B
30
123
116
13
23
3
1
2
13
2
6
0
1
0
.198
.238
.293
.531
65
BBB
NAL
27
1B
21
86
78
13
30
3
2
1
11
2
5
0
3
.385
.422
.513
.935
174
4
2
SS
99
407
370
56
101
19
5
5
51
7
29
2
6
0
.273
.329
.392
.721
122
162 Game Average
666
605
92
165
31
8
8
83
11
47
4
10
0
.273
.329
.392
.721
122
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Birmingham Black Barons
SS
98
402
367
55
101
19
5
5
51
6
28
2
5
0
.275
.330
.395
.725
124
1
Homestead Grays
1B
1
5
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
.000
.250
.000
.250
-28



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBB
NAL
2
.000
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
BBB
MULT
196
.364
.309
9.2%
7.5%
1.0%
0.4%
.132
.070
MULT
123
.256
.308
4.9%
7.2%
1.6%
0.5%
.095
.070
BBB
NAL
86
.419
.318
5.8%
7.1%
1.2%
0.6%
.128
.090
4
2
407
.341
.310
7.1%
7.3%
1.2%
0.5%
.119
.074
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
Birmingham Black Barons
402
.343
.310
7.0%
7.3%
1.2%
0.5%
.120
.074
1
Homestead Grays
5
.150
.342
20.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.103

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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