Luke Easter - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Luke Easter



Luscious Luke Easter


Born: August 4, 1915 in Jonestown, MS
Died: March 29, 1979 in Euclid, OH
          (63 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'4"
Wt: 240
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Notes:


• Buried: Highland Park Cemetery (Cleveland, OH)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
HG
NN2
31
LF
58
232
207
33
55
10
6
5
30
2
22
3
0
.266
.345
.444
.789
115
MULT
32
LF
46
192
161
35
50
9
4
6
36
3
0
29
1
0
1
1
0
0
.311
.419
.528
.947
180
2
2
LF
104
424
368
68
105
19
10
11
66
5
0
51
1
0
4
1
0
0
.285
.378
.481
.859
144
162 Game Average
660
573
106
164
30
16
17
103
9
0
79
81
0
6
2
0
0
.285
.378
.481
.859
144
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Homestead Grays
LF
102
419
364
68
105
19
10
11
66
5
50
4
1
.288
.380
.486
.867
146
1
East All Stars
-
2
5
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.200
.000
.200
-21



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
HG
NN2
232
.369
.343
9.5%
8.9%
2.2%
1.0%
.179
.104
MULT
192
.443
.321
15.1%
0.5%
8.6%
29.00
3.1%
0.7%
.217
.091
2
2
424
.402
.333
12.0%
8.8%
20.0%
3.4%
1.00
2.50
2.6%
0.9%
.196
.098
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Homestead Grays
419
.405
.334
11.9%
8.8%
2.6%
0.9%
.198
.098
1
East All Stars
5
.138
.239
20.0%
8.5%
20.0%
3.4%
1.00
2.50
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.056

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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