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Larry Doby



Lawrence Eugene Doby


Born: December 13, 1923 in Camden, SC
Died: June 18, 2003 in Montclair, NJ
          (79 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1998
• High School: Eastside HS (Paterson, NJ)
• College: Long Island University (Brooklyn Campus) (New York, NY)
• Buried: Cremated
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
18
2B
23
88
81
18
25
3
2
1
14
3
7
0
.309
.364
.432
.796
133
NE
NN2
19
2B
28
127
103
18
31
8
3
4
22
5
20
1
3
0
.301
.419
.553
.973
160
NE
NN2
20
CF
1
6
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.200
.333
.200
.533
47
MULT
22
2B
64
289
249
64
83
14
8
8
53
9
0
38
1
0
0
1
1
0
.333
.420
.550
.970
176
NE
NN2
23
2B
30
132
113
25
40
10
5
8
41
3
17
0
2
.354
.438
.743
1.182
220
5
2
2B
146
642
551
125
180
35
18
21
130
20
0
83
1
0
1
6
1
0
.327
.415
.570
.985
175
162 Game Average
712
611
139
200
39
20
23
144
25
0
92
81
0
1
7
5
0
.327
.415
.570
.985
175
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Newark Eagles
2B
144
634
545
123
177
35
18
21
129
19
82
1
6
0
.325
.414
.571
.985
174
1
East All Stars
2B
2
8
6
2
3
0
0
0
1
1
0
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
254



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NE
NN2
88
.377
.326
8.0%
9.6%
1.1%
1.0%
.123
.093
NE
NN2
127
.435
.354
15.7%
9.6%
3.1%
0.7%
.252
.104
NE
NN2
6
.283
.342
16.7%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.103
MULT
289
.448
.334
13.1%
0.3%
8.5%
38.00
2.8%
1.0%
.217
.089
NE
NN2
132
.514
.343
12.9%
8.9%
6.1%
1.0%
.389
.104
5
2
642
.448
.338
12.9%
9.0%
12.5%
7.2%
1.00
1.00
3.3%
1.0%
.243
.096
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
5
Newark Eagles
634
.447
.339
12.9%
9.0%
3.3%
1.0%
.246
.097
1
East All Stars
8
.494
.296
12.5%
7.2%
12.5%
7.2%
1.00
1.00
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.009

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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