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Bunny Downs



McKinley Downs


Born: March 7, 1894 in Chattanooga, TN
Died: June 30, 1973 in Winston-Salem, NC
          (79 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'5"
Wt: 158
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Notes:


• College: Morris Brown College (Atlanta, GA)
• Buried: Evergreen Cemetery (Winston-Salem, NC)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
WBS
WES
20
2B
3
13
11
2
3
2
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
.273
.385
.455
.839
127
WES
21
SS
21
80
73
8
16
1
0
2
8
1
3
0
4
.219
.250
.315
.565
80
SLG
WES
22
2B
17
77
68
8
17
0
2
0
3
3
0
6
0
0
3
.250
.311
.309
.620
79
MULT
EAS
23
2B
19
82
74
12
24
1
2
0
8
1
0
7
1
0
1
.324
.383
.392
.775
111
EAS
24
3B
21
95
77
22
23
2
1
0
8
3
12
1
5
.299
.400
.351
.751
108
HIL
EAS
25
2B
19
84
77
7
17
3
1
0
6
2
5
1
1
.221
.277
.286
.563
81
HIL
EAS
26
SS
16
60
50
5
7
0
0
0
1
0
5
0
5
.140
.218
.140
.358
24
HIL
EAS
27
2B
30
120
107
17
26
7
2
0
16
4
10
0
3
.243
.308
.346
.653
66
HIL
IND
28
2B
37
152
133
21
22
4
0
0
12
6
13
0
6
.165
.240
.195
.435
28
ECL
29
2B
49
197
184
22
48
4
3
0
24
3
10
0
3
.261
.299
.315
.614
75
BRG
ECL
30
2B
35
156
132
13
33
2
3
0
10
6
11
13
.250
.308
.311
.618
82
MULT
ECL
31
2B
36
148
128
14
24
3
3
1
7
2
12
8
.188
.257
.281
.538
39
PTG
ECL
34
2B
8
32
28
4
6
1
0
0
1
0
0
2
0
2
.214
.267
.250
.517
38
HIL
ANL
35
2B
2
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-19
14
10
2B
313
1302
1148
155
267
30
17
3
104
32
0
98
1
2
54
.233
.294
.296
.590
68
162 Game Average
674
594
80
138
16
9
2
54
20
0
51
81
1
28
.233
.294
.296
.590
68
 
Team Lg Pos
2
West Baden Sprudels
SS
12
46
42
7
12
3
0
2
4
1
3
0
1
.286
.333
.500
.833
152
1
Louisville White Sox I
SS
12
47
42
3
7
0
0
0
4
1
2
0
3
.167
.205
.167
.371
19
1
St. Louis Stars I
2B
17
77
68
8
17
0
2
0
3
3
0
6
0
0
3
.250
.311
.309
.620
79
1
Philadelphia All Stars
-
1
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
91
3
Bacharach Giants
2B
59
244
221
29
56
5
2
0
24
4
0
17
1
1
5
.253
.310
.294
.604
70
7
Hilldale Club
2B
120
495
432
70
94
15
6
0
43
14
0
43
0
1
19
.218
.290
.280
.570
63
3
Brooklyn Royal Giants
2B
62
273
238
29
61
6
6
1
21
7
18
0
17
.256
.309
.345
.653
86
1
Harrisburg Giants
2B
15
54
48
3
6
0
1
0
2
0
3
3
.125
.176
.167
.343
-12
1
Washington Potomacs
2B
7
31
26
2
7
0
0
0
2
2
4
1
.269
.367
.269
.636
67
1
Philadelphia Tigers
2B
8
32
28
4
6
1
0
0
1
0
0
2
0
2
.214
.267
.250
.517
38



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
WBS
WES
13
.392
.341
15.4%
8.4%
0.0%
0.9%
.182
.106
WES
80
.262
.306
3.8%
8.4%
2.5%
0.7%
.096
.076
SLG
WES
77
.297
.335
7.8%
9.1%
0.0%
1.8%
5.05
0.0%
0.4%
.059
.077
MULT
EAS
82
.380
.357
8.5%
0.1%
1.2%
9.6%
7.00
78.77
0.0%
0.3%
.068
.072
EAS
95
.362
.349
12.6%
8.6%
0.0%
0.3%
.052
.068
HIL
EAS
84
.280
.302
6.0%
8.2%
0.0%
0.2%
.065
.063
HIL
EAS
60
.177
.284
8.3%
7.8%
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.053
HIL
EAS
120
.296
.347
8.3%
8.0%
0.0%
1.2%
.103
.131
HIL
IND
152
.212
.316
8.6%
7.3%
0.0%
212.00
0.0%
0.9%
.030
.097
ECL
197
.287
.320
5.1%
6.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.054
.093
BRG
ECL
156
.270
.310
7.1%
6.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.061
.094
MULT
ECL
148
.241
.345
8.1%
8.3%
0.7%
1.7%
.094
.122
PTG
ECL
32
.234
.337
6.3%
7.6%
0.6%
12.76
0.0%
1.5%
.036
.120
HIL
ANL
6
.158
.372
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
0.3%
37.78
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
14
10
1302
.276
.326
7.5%
7.8%
0.7%
0.5%
11.00
113.77
0.2%
0.9%
.064
.092
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
West Baden Sprudels
46
.386
.317
6.5%
8.5%
4.3%
0.7%
.214
.085
1
Louisville White Sox I
47
.177
.304
4.3%
8.4%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.075
1
St. Louis Stars I
77
.297
.335
7.8%
9.1%
0.0%
1.8%
5.05
0.0%
0.4%
.059
.077
1
Philadelphia All Stars
3
.330
.340
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
3
Bacharach Giants
244
.292
.333
7.0%
7.6%
1.8%
0.1%
5.00
77.60
0.0%
0.7%
.041
.084
7
Hilldale Club
495
.271
.324
8.7%
8.0%
0.0%
0.1%
190.38
0.0%
0.7%
.063
.091
3
Brooklyn Royal Giants
273
.287
.318
6.6%
6.9%
0.4%
1.2%
.088
.099
1
Washington Potomacs
31
.310
.345
12.9%
8.3%
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.122
1
Harrisburg Giants
54
.159
.349
5.6%
8.4%
0.0%
1.7%
.042
.124
1
Philadelphia Tigers
32
.234
.337
6.3%
7.6%
0.0%
1.5%
.036
.120

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