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Spencer Davis



William Spencer Davis
(Babe)

Born: June 23, 1908 in Winston-Salem, NC
Died: January 27, 1981 in Salisbury, NC
          (72 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
30
3B
21
84
74
12
13
3
0
0
8
2
4
2
4
.176
.238
.216
.454
31
IAB
NAL
31
3B
15
60
50
5
13
1
0
0
3
0
6
4
.260
.339
.280
.619
81
NBY
NN2
33
SS
8
22
19
5
5
0
0
0
3
0
1
2
.263
.300
.263
.563
66
NBY
NN2
34
SS
6
19
15
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
4
0
.000
.211
.000
.211
-36
4
3
3B
50
185
158
22
31
4
0
0
14
3
15
2
10
.196
.274
.222
.496
44
162 Game Average
599
512
71
100
13
0
0
45
10
49
15
32
.196
.274
.222
.496
44
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Jacksonville Red Caps
-
4
11
9
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.111
.200
.111
.311
-9
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
3B
32
133
115
17
25
4
0
0
10
2
9
2
7
.217
.286
.252
.538
56
2
New York Black Yankees
SS
14
41
34
5
5
0
0
0
3
1
5
2
.147
.256
.147
.403
18



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
84
.216
.326
4.8%
8.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.041
.096
IAB
NAL
60
.289
.322
10.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.020
.097
NBY
NN2
22
.247
.316
4.5%
8.1%
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.102
NBY
NN2
19
.158
.326
21.1%
9.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.093
4
3
185
.237
.323
8.1%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.025
.097
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Jacksonville Red Caps
11
.155
.325
9.1%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
133
.254
.324
6.8%
8.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.035
.096
2
New York Black Yankees
41
.206
.320
12.2%
8.8%
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.098

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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