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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
BRG
ECL
30
2B
35
156
132
13
33
2
3
0
10
6
11
13
.250
.308
.311
.618
82
HIL
IND
28
2B
37
152
133
21
22
4
0
0
12
6
13
0
6
.165
.240
.195
.435
28
HIL
EAS
26
SS
16
60
50
5
7
0
0
0
1
0
5
0
5
.140
.218
.140
.358
24
SLG
WES
22
2B
17
77
68
8
17
0
2
0
3
3
6
0
3
.250
.311
.309
.620
79
PTG
ECL
34
2B
8
32
28
4
6
1
0
0
1
0
2
0
2
.214
.267
.250
.517
38
HIL
EAS
25
2B
19
84
77
7
17
3
1
0
6
2
5
1
1
.221
.277
.286
.563
81
WBS
WES
20
2B
3
13
11
2
3
2
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
.273
.385
.455
.839
127
HIL
ANL
35
2B
2
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-19
14
10
2B
316
1314
1160
155
268
30
17
3
104
32
98
2
54
.231
.292
.294
.586
67
162 Game Average
674
595
79
137
15
9
2
53
19
50
1
28
.231
.292
.294
.586
67
 
Team Lg Pos
14
Negro Leagues
313
1302
1148
155
267
30
17
3
104
32
98
2
54
.233
.294
.296
.590
68
1
vs Semipros
3
12
12
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.083
.083
.083
.167
-59
 
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
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
6
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
17
1
5
.253
.310
.294
.604
70
7
Hilldale Club
2B
123
507
444
70
95
15
6
0
43
14
43
1
19
.214
.285
.275
.560
60
3
Brooklyn Royal Giants
2B
62
273
238
29
61
6
6
1
21
7
18
0
17
.256
.309
.345
.653
85
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
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
SLG
WES
77
.297
.335
7.8%
9.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.059
.077
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
IND
152
.212
.316
8.6%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.030
.097
BRG
ECL
156
.270
.311
7.1%
6.6%
0.0%
1.1%
.061
.094
PTG
ECL
32
.234
.337
6.3%
7.6%
0.0%
1.5%
.036
.120
HIL
ANL
6
.158
.372
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
14
10
1314
.274
.327
7.5%
7.8%
0.2%
0.9%
.063
.093
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
14
Negro Leagues
1302
.276
.326
7.5%
7.8%
0.2%
0.8%
.064
.092
1
vs Semipros
12
.077
.361
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
2.7%
.000
.153
 
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
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%
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%
0.0%
0.7%
.041
.084
7
Hilldale Club
507
.266
.326
8.5%
8.0%
0.0%
0.7%
.061
.092
3
Brooklyn Royal Giants
273
.287
.319
6.6%
6.9%
0.4%
1.2%
.088
.100
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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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