Larry Doby - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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
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
161
2
1
2B
51
215
184
36
56
11
5
5
36
8
27
1
3
0
.304
.396
.500
.896
149
162 Game Average
683
584
114
178
35
16
16
114
25
86
6
10
0
.304
.396
.500
.896
149



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
.353
15.7%
9.6%
3.1%
0.7%
.252
.103
2
1
215
.412
.342
12.6%
9.6%
2.3%
0.9%
.196
.099

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Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.


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