Yank Deas - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Yank Deas



James Alvin Deas


Born: January 8, 1895 in Savannah, GA
Died: May 8, 1972 in New York, NY
          (77 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 148
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Notes:


• Buried: Long Island National Cemetery (Farmingdale, NY)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
EAS
22
C
14
49
44
3
10
0
0
0
1
0
0
2
0
0
3
.227
.261
.227
.488
34
EAS
23
C
20
78
66
6
17
0
0
0
6
0
7
0
5
.258
.329
.258
.586
65
HIL
EAS
24
C
17
62
56
7
14
1
0
1
6
1
4
0
2
.250
.300
.321
.621
100
AC
EAS
25
C
8
27
25
2
3
0
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
.120
.185
.120
.305
4
AC
26
C
28
96
79
11
20
3
1
0
13
1
7
2
8
.253
.330
.316
.646
70
OBG
27
C
15
52
47
10
14
0
3
1
9
1
4
1
0
.298
.365
.489
.855
141
AC
ECL
28
C
6
15
14
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.067
.000
.067
-80
NLG
ECL
29
C
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
31
8
5
C
109
383
335
39
79
4
4
2
38
3
0
27
0
3
18
.236
.299
.290
.588
67
162 Game Average
569
498
58
117
6
6
3
56
6
0
40
0
5
27
.236
.299
.290
.588
67
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Negro Leagues
106
371
326
37
76
3
4
2
37
3
0
25
0
3
17
.233
.294
.285
.579
65
1
vs Major Leagues
2
8
7
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.429
.429
.571
1.000
161
1
vs High Minors
1
4
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
57
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Philadelphia All Stars
-
1
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
91
5
Bacharach Giants
C
69
235
202
21
39
3
1
0
21
1
0
17
0
2
14
.193
.262
.218
.480
34
2
New York Lincoln Giants
C
7
31
27
1
11
0
0
0
2
0
2
0
2
.407
.448
.407
.856
140
1
Hilldale Club
C
17
62
56
7
14
1
0
1
6
1
4
0
2
.250
.300
.321
.621
100
1
Original Bacharach Giants
C
15
52
47
10
14
0
3
1
9
1
4
1
0
.298
.365
.489
.855
137



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
EAS
49
.234
.353
4.1%
0.1%
0.0%
9.5%
77.31
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.071
EAS
78
.285
.343
9.0%
8.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
HIL
EAS
62
.300
.302
6.5%
8.2%
1.6%
0.2%
.071
.063
AC
EAS
27
.165
.288
7.4%
7.9%
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.054
AC
96
.283
.338
7.3%
7.6%
0.0%
1.2%
.063
.125
OBG
52
.390
.325
7.7%
7.5%
1.9%
0.9%
.191
.100
AC
ECL
15
.050
.322
6.7%
6.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.093
NLG
ECL
4
.235
.348
0.0%
7.4%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.106
8
5
383
.277
.329
7.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
137.33
0.5%
0.6%
.054
.086
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
8
Negro Leagues
371
.273
.329
6.7%
8.2%
0.0%
0.1%
148.58
0.5%
0.6%
.052
.085
1
vs Major Leagues
8
.394
.344
0.0%
5.2%
0.0%
1.1%
.143
.106
1
vs High Minors
4
.358
.313
50.0%
6.2%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.103
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Philadelphia All Stars
3
.330
.340
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
5
Bacharach Giants
235
.228
.335
7.2%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
66.25
0.0%
0.7%
.025
.091
2
New York Lincoln Giants
31
.399
.346
6.5%
8.4%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.073
1
Hilldale Club
62
.300
.302
6.5%
8.2%
1.6%
0.2%
.071
.063
1
Original Bacharach Giants
52
.390
.325
7.7%
7.5%
1.9%
0.9%
.191
.100

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