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Roosevelt Davis



Roosevelt Davis
(Rosey; Duro; Macan)

Born: November 19, 1904 in Bartlesville, OK
Died: December 28, 1968 in Chicago, IL
          (64 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 168
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Notes:


• Buried: Burr Oak Cemetery (Alsip, IL)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
SLS
NNL
19
SP
7
4
.636
25
12
6
0
0
121.2
75
58
134
32
49
2
2
4.29
112
SLS
20
SP
17
7
.708
37
21
9
0
0
180.2
97
91
186
1
32
54
0
1
755
4.53
121
SLS
NNL
21
SP
8
5
.615
36
18
1
0
3
144.1
106
88
183
42
40
1
5
5.49
84
SLS
NNL
22
SP
11
8
.579
35
17
9
0
2
169.2
91
81
204
36
67
0
4
4.30
87
SLS
23
SP
8
0
1.000
25
9
5
1
1
99.0
48
38
111
2
13
36
1
1
415
3.45
122
24
SP
7
7
.500
36
17
9
3
3
155.0
79
65
158
0
40
52
4
1
42
3.77
114
25
SP
12
3
.800
22
12
8
0
0
126.2
83
60
154
0
46
73
0
3
42
4.26
109
MULT
26
SP
4
6
.400
11
8
7
1
0
77.2
51
39
85
5
31
47
2
1
348
4.52
90
EWL
27
SP
3
3
.500
8
7
6
0
0
58.1
29
22
60
0
13
41
1
2
248
3.39
137
CBB
NN2
28
SP
2
2
.500
8
4
2
0
0
44.0
19
13
50
1
9
16
0
3
196
2.66
166
PC
NN2
29
SP
1
0
1.000
5
2
1
0
1
23.0
12
10
25
2
10
12
0
0
100
3.91
104
PC
30
SP
7
2
.778
16
10
7
1
1
109.2
48
39
111
8
28
56
0
1
458
3.20
146
NBY
NN2
31
SP
2
4
.333
14
9
4
1
1
66.2
38
31
76
4
22
27
0
3
296
4.19
119
NN2
32
SP
2
4
.333
8
6
5
0
0
46.2
37
31
56
3
9
22
0
2
209
5.98
88
MULT
NN2
33
SP
0
3
.000
5
3
0
0
0
11.2
27
17
32
4
9
4
0
0
80
13.11
39
MRS
NAL
34
SP
1
3
.250
4
4
3
0
0
33.0
21
14
31
4
16
0
3.82
102
MRS
NAL
35
LF
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
3
1
6
3
5
0
0
1.13
332
CC
NAL
38
SP
5
2
.714
9
6
6
1
2
61.1
20
16
45
1
10
37
0
0
243
2.35
159
CIC
NAL
39
SP
3
1
.750
4
4
3
0
0
31.1
11
10
28
7
23
0
0
2.87
108
CIC
NAL
40
SP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
6.1
4
0
4
5
1
0
0
0.00
20
12
SP
100
65
.606
310
171
92
8
14
1574.2
899
724
1739
31
401
678
11
29
3432
4.14
108
162 Game Average
14
9
.606
44
24
13
1
2
222.2
127
102
246
12
57
96
2
4
989
4.14
108
 
Team Lg Pos
20
Negro Leagues
99
65
.604
308
170
91
8
14
1564.0
896
722
1732
31
398
672
11
29
3390
4.15
107
1
vs Major Leagues
1
0
1.000
2
1
1
0
0
10.2
3
2
7
0
3
6
0
0
42
1.69
288
 
Team Lg Pos
8
St. Louis Stars I
SP
69
34
.670
213
104
46
4
9
986.1
569
472
1116
4
232
369
9
17
1244
4.31
104
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
1
0
1.000
3
2
1
0
0
11.2
7
6
12
0
4
6
0
0
42
4.63
96
1
Kansas City Monarchs
-
1
0
1.000
2
0
0
0
0
5.2
7
6
13
6
3
0
0
9.53
50
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
1
4
.200
5
4
3
0
0
43.2
30
22
49
4
22
20
1
0
198
4.53
92
5
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
12
9
.571
33
23
17
2
2
207.0
114
94
222
14
55
110
0
4
890
4.09
111
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
SP
2
1
.667
3
3
3
0
0
24.0
10
7
27
0
2
11
0
1
100
2.63
170
1
Cleveland Stars
SP
1
2
.333
5
4
3
0
0
34.1
19
15
33
0
11
30
1
1
148
3.93
122
1
Columbus Blue Birds
SP
2
2
.500
8
4
2
0
0
44.0
19
13
50
1
9
16
0
3
196
2.66
166
3
New York Black Yankees
SP
2
6
.250
18
11
4
1
1
75.2
60
48
100
6
29
30
0
3
357
5.71
88
1
Newark Eagles
-
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
2.1
5
0
3
1
2
1
0
0
14
0.00
0
2
Memphis Red Sox
SP
1
4
.200
5
5
4
0
0
41.0
24
15
37
7
21
0
0
3.29
118
3
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
8
3
.727
14
11
9
1
2
99.0
35
26
77
1
22
61
0
0
243
2.36
147



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
SLS
NNL
19
SP
121.2
1.36
1.48
9.4%
10.8%
6.1%
8.3%
1.53
1.29
SLS
20
SP
180.2
1.21
1.44
7.2%
11.4%
4.2%
8.7%
1.69
1.18
0.1%
SLS
NNL
21
SP
144.1
1.56
1.44
6.2%
9.5%
6.5%
8.0%
0.95
1.19
SLS
NNL
22
SP
169.2
1.41
1.37
9.1%
10.3%
4.9%
7.3%
1.86
1.42
SLS
23
SP
99.0
1.25
1.39
8.7%
10.7%
3.1%
7.1%
2.77
1.55
0.5%
1.2%
24
SP
155.0
1.28
1.41
8.0%
12.6%
6.1%
7.8%
1.30
1.40
0.0%
25
SP
126.2
1.58
1.42
12.7%
12.9%
8.0%
8.2%
1.59
1.49
0.0%
MULT
26
SP
77.2
1.49
1.39
13.5%
11.4%
8.9%
8.3%
1.52
1.41
1.4%
0.9%
EWL
27
SP
58.1
1.25
1.52
16.5%
11.3%
5.2%
8.6%
3.15
1.31
0.0%
0.8%
CBB
NN2
28
SP
44.0
1.34
1.38
8.2%
12.4%
4.6%
6.8%
1.78
1.82
0.5%
1.0%
PC
NN2
29
SP
23.0
1.52
1.37
12.0%
12.8%
10.0%
7.6%
1.20
1.70
2.0%
0.9%
PC
30
SP
109.2
1.27
1.47
12.2%
14.7%
6.1%
9.3%
2.00
1.42
1.7%
1.7%
NBY
NN2
31
SP
66.2
1.47
1.53
9.1%
11.4%
7.4%
8.9%
1.23
1.29
1.4%
1.5%
NN2
32
SP
46.2
1.39
1.51
10.5%
11.5%
4.3%
8.2%
2.44
1.39
1.4%
1.5%
MULT
NN2
33
SP
11.2
3.51
1.52
5.0%
11.0%
11.3%
9.1%
0.44
1.20
5.0%
1.4%
MRS
NAL
34
SP
33.0
1.06
1.34
12.2%
13.3%
3.1%
8.4%
4.00
1.58
MRS
NAL
35
LF
8.0
1.13
1.32
15.6%
13.9%
9.4%
7.9%
1.67
1.77
CC
NAL
38
SP
61.1
0.90
1.29
15.2%
12.1%
4.1%
7.4%
3.70
1.64
0.4%
0.5%
CIC
NAL
39
SP
31.1
1.12
1.20
18.1%
11.7%
5.5%
6.9%
3.29
1.70
CIC
NAL
40
SP
6.1
1.42
1.33
3.7%
12.8%
18.5%
7.8%
0.20
1.65
20
12
SP
1574.2
1.36
1.42
10.0%
11.0%
5.9%
7.9%
1.69
1.40
1.1%
1.2%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
20
Negro Leagues
1564.0
1.36
1.42
9.9%
11.0%
5.9%
7.9%
1.69
1.39
1.2%
1.2%
1
vs Major Leagues
10.2
0.94
1.43
14.3%
17.0%
7.1%
7.9%
2.00
2.15
0.0%
0.9%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
8
St. Louis Stars I
SP
986.1
1.37
1.42
8.7%
10.4%
5.5%
7.8%
1.59
1.34
0.7%
1.2%
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
11.2
1.37
1.42
11.8%
15.8%
7.8%
7.9%
1.50
2.08
0.0%
0.9%
1
Kansas City Monarchs
-
5.2
3.35
1.41
8.3%
11.0%
16.7%
7.5%
0.50
1.47
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
43.2
1.63
1.44
10.1%
11.8%
11.1%
8.7%
0.91
1.36
2.0%
1.0%
5
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
207.0
1.34
1.44
12.4%
12.3%
6.2%
8.4%
2.00
1.46
1.6%
1.4%
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
SP
24.0
1.21
1.48
11.0%
11.3%
2.0%
8.4%
5.50
1.35
0.0%
0.8%
1
Cleveland Stars
SP
34.1
1.28
1.55
20.3%
11.2%
7.4%
8.7%
2.73
1.29
0.0%
0.8%
1
Columbus Blue Birds
SP
44.0
1.34
1.38
8.2%
12.4%
4.6%
6.8%
1.78
1.82
0.5%
1.0%
3
New York Black Yankees
SP
75.2
1.70
1.53
8.4%
11.4%
8.1%
8.9%
1.03
1.28
1.7%
1.5%
1
Newark Eagles
-
2.1
2.14
1.49
7.1%
11.0%
14.3%
9.0%
0.50
1.23
7.1%
1.4%
2
Memphis Red Sox
SP
41.0
1.07
1.34
12.9%
13.4%
4.3%
8.3%
3.00
1.62
3
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
99.0
1.00
1.27
15.4%
12.0%
5.5%
7.2%
2.77
1.66
0.4%
0.5%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
SLS
20
SP
37
755
49
97
186
1
1
1
1
1
32
54
1
3
0
1
3.796
2.671
3.918
6.589
PC
30
SP
16
458
418
48
111
22
2
8
3
28
56
1
11
11
.266
.313
.385
.698
SLS
23
SP
25
415
386
48
111
15
3
2
5
13
36
1
15
7
.288
.313
.358
.670
MULT
26
SP
11
348
309
51
85
11
3
5
2
31
47
1
7
6
.275
.343
.379
.722
NBY
NN2
31
SP
14
296
266
38
76
12
3
4
2
22
27
3
5
6
.286
.347
.398
.746
EWL
27
SP
8
248
228
29
60
13
2
0
3
13
41
2
5
5
.263
.309
.338
.646
CC
NAL
38
SP
9
243
232
20
45
4
1
1
1
10
37
0
1
.194
.227
.233
.460
NN2
32
SP
8
209
192
37
56
13
0
3
3
9
22
2
6
5
.292
.330
.406
.736
CBB
NN2
28
SP
8
196
179
19
50
8
3
1
6
9
16
3
5
3
.279
.325
.374
.699
PC
NN2
29
SP
5
100
88
12
25
4
0
2
4
10
12
0
2
4
.284
.357
.398
.755
MULT
NN2
33
SP
5
80
69
27
32
5
2
4
0
9
4
0
2
0
.464
.526
.768
1.294
24
SP
36
42
38
79
158
1
0
0
0
40
52
1
1
0
4.158
2.519
4.184
6.703
25
SP
22
42
38
83
154
2
0
0
0
46
73
3
0
0
4.053
2.333
4.105
6.439
SLS
NNL
19
SP
25
75
134
32
49
2
SLS
NNL
21
SP
36
106
183
42
40
5
SLS
NNL
22
SP
35
91
204
36
67
4
MRS
NAL
34
SP
4
21
31
4
16
0
MRS
NAL
35
LF
1
3
6
3
5
0
CIC
NAL
39
SP
4
11
28
7
23
0
CIC
NAL
40
SP
1
4
4
5
1
0
20
12
SP
310
3432
2492
899
1739
111
20
31
30
1
401
678
29
63
0
48
.273
.322
.371
.693
 
Team Lg Pos
20
Negro Leagues
308
3390
2454
896
1732
110
20
31
30
1
398
672
29
62
0
48
.274
.323
.373
.696
1
vs Major Leagues
2
42
38
3
7
1
0
0
0
3
6
0
1
0
.184
.244
.211
.454
 
Team Lg Pos
8
St. Louis Stars I
SP
213
1244
504
569
1116
19
4
4
6
1
232
369
17
18
0
9
.286
.319
.363
.683
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
3
42
38
7
12
1
0
0
0
4
6
0
1
0
.184
.244
.211
.454
1
Kansas City Monarchs
-
2
7
13
6
3
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
5
198
172
30
49
6
1
4
2
22
20
0
4
3
.285
.366
.401
.767
5
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
33
890
810
114
222
45
4
14
9
55
110
4
21
22
.274
.323
.391
.715
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
SP
3
100
97
10
27
4
1
0
1
2
11
1
0
1
.278
.300
.340
.640
1
Cleveland Stars
SP
5
148
131
19
33
9
1
0
2
11
30
1
5
4
.252
.315
.336
.651
1
Columbus Blue Birds
SP
8
196
179
19
50
8
3
1
6
9
16
3
5
3
.279
.325
.374
.699
3
New York Black Yankees
SP
18
357
318
60
100
15
5
6
3
29
30
3
7
6
.314
.377
.450
.827
1
Newark Eagles
-
1
14
11
5
3
0
0
1
0
2
1
0
1
0
.273
.385
.545
.930
2
Memphis Red Sox
SP
5
24
37
7
21
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
3
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
14
243
232
35
77
4
1
1
1
22
61
0
1
.194
.227
.233
.460

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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