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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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Fielding
Glossary
Second Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
WBS
WES
20
3
27.0
9
10
1
0
.950
.927
6.33
4.88
0.6
23.5
0.6
SLG
WES
22
17
150.0
25
64
11
5
.890
.922
5.34
4.80
4.8
32.1
4.8
AC
EAS
23
9
85.0
30
19
3
5
.942
.949
5.19
4.99
-3.0
-35.6
-3.0
HIL
EAS
24
9
56.2
24
20
3
3
.936
.930
6.99
5.05
0.9
15.1
0.9
HIL
EAS
25
13
109.0
17
43
3
5
.952
.936
4.95
4.86
4.0
37.0
4.0
HIL
EAS
26
8
59.0
25
24
0
0
1.000
.936
7.47
4.87
4.3
72.4
4.3
HIL
EAS
27
19
174.2
52
59
5
5
.957
.936
5.72
4.94
5.0
28.7
5.0
HIL
IND
28
33
262.2
59
82
6
10
.959
.931
4.83
4.95
-4.1
-15.5
-4.1
AC
ECL
29
36
.953
5.19
BRG
ECL
29
13
.953
5.19
BRG
ECL
30
33
WMP
ECL
31
6
HBG
ECL
31
12
PTG
ECL
34
8
67.2
21
27
2
2
.960
.952
6.38
5.48
-1.1
-16.7
-1.1
HIL
ANL
35
2
2
14.0
2
4
1
0
.857
.947
3.86
5.96
-0.7
-52.3
-0.7
13
8
221
2
1005.2
264
352
35
35
.946
.934
5.51
4.97
10.7
10.6
10.7


Glossary
Shortstop
Team Lg Lg Lg
WBS
WES
21
9
73.0
15
19
10
3
.773
.893
4.19
4.97
-0.8
-10.4
-0.8
LWS
WES
21
10
91.1
20
21
7
3
.854
.893
4.04
4.97
-5.6
-60.9
-5.6
AC
EAS
23
2
17.0
1
3
0
0
1.000
.917
2.12
5.13
-1.2
-67.9
-1.2
AC
EAS
24
3
27.0
6
5
0
2
1.000
.896
3.67
5.26
-1.4
-51.2
-1.4
HIL
EAS
26
10
84.0
21
30
3
4
.944
.922
5.46
5.22
1.9
22.5
1.9
HIL
EAS
27
10
86.1
27
19
6
5
.885
.908
4.80
5.21
-4.2
-48.1
-4.2
HIL
IND
28
6
35.2
3
15
1
1
.947
.897
4.54
5.05
2.2
61.1
2.2
BRG
ECL
30
3
BRG
ECL
31
14
WMP
ECL
31
1
8
6
68
414.1
93
112
27
18
.884
.903
4.45
5.10
-8.9
-21.6
-8.9


Glossary
Third Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
LWS
WES
21
1
7.1
1
2
1
0
.750
.927
3.68
3.31
0.2
30.3
0.2
HIL
EAS
23
2
18.0
2
7
0
1
1.000
.904
4.50
3.02
2.1
118.4
2.1
PAS
EAS
23
1
7.0
3
0
0
1
1.000
.904
3.86
3.02
-0.9
-132.1
-0.9
HIL
EAS
24
2
18.0
5
5
0
1
1.000
.905
5.00
3.43
0.3
16.7
0.3
AC
EAS
24
7
59.0
13
15
2
1
.933
.905
4.27
3.43
2.1
35.9
2.1
HIL
EAS
25
6
58.0
4
13
1
1
.944
.949
2.64
3.27
-0.2
-3.1
-0.2
HIL
IND
28
1
9.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
.910
2.00
3.00
-0.6
-62.0
-0.6
HBG
ECL
31
1
6
5
21
176.1
29
43
4
5
.947
.920
3.67
3.29
3.1
17.6
3.1


Glossary
Right Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
AC
EAS
23
2
18.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.948
1.00
1.46
-0.3
-14.2
0.1
-0.4
HIL
EAS
23
2
19.0
4
2
0
0
1.000
.948
2.84
1.46
1.5
80.2
0.7
0.9
HIL
IND
28
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
.952
0.00
1.60
-1.0
-112.1
-0.9
-0.1
2
2
5
46.0
6
2
0
0
1.000
.949
1.57
1.49
0.3
5.6
-0.1
0.4


Glossary
Catcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
LWS
WES
21
1
9.0
9
1
0
0
0
0
1.000
.955
10.00
6.80
0.2
20.9
-0.2
0.4
SLG
WES
22
1
5.0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.000
.969
1.80
6.93
0.1
26.3
0.1
0.1
2
2
2
14.0
9
2
0
0
0
0
1.000
.960
7.07
6.85
0.3
22.8
-0.1
0.4


Glossary
Pitcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
LWS
WES
21
1
0.2
0
0
0
0
.931
0.00
3.35
PTG
ECL
34
1
0.1
0
0
0
0
.953
0.00
3.27
2
2
2
1.0
0
0
0
0
.000
.939
0.00
3.33


Glossary
Center Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
HIL
EAS
23
1
9.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.963
4.00
2.05
0.8
92.0
0.9
-0.1
AC
ECL
29
1
.968
2.07
2
2
2
9.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.963
4.00
2.05
0.8
92.0
0.9
-0.1


Glossary
First Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
BRG
ECL
30
1
HBG
ECL
31
1
2
2
2


Glossary
Left Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
AC
EAS
24
1
4.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.963
2.25
1.83
0.2
37.8
0.2
-0.0
1
1
1
4.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.963
2.25
1.83
0.2
37.8
0.2
-0.0



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