Tom Finley - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Tom Finley



John Thomas Finley


Born: August 14, 1903 in St. Augustine, FL
Died: September 5, 1933 in Philadelphia, PA
          (30 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
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• Buried: Eden Cemetery (Collingdale, PA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
WP
ECL
20
SS
27
104
99
9
20
2
0
0
8
1
3
2
.202
.225
.222
.448
30
ECL
21
3B
48
197
178
23
41
11
0
2
17
5
15
4
.230
.290
.326
.616
54
NLG
ECL
22
3B
47
187
156
23
37
6
0
2
25
7
0
21
7
0
10
.237
.328
.314
.642
63
BRG
ECL
23
3B
33
139
126
16
40
5
2
4
21
2
11
2
0
2
.317
.372
.484
.856
127
BRG
EAS
24
3B
10
43
36
8
8
1
0
0
3
0
5
0
0
2
.222
.317
.250
.567
59
BRG
IND
25
3B
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
HAR
IND
27
3B
13
53
41
11
7
2
1
1
5
3
5
3
4
.171
.306
.341
.648
91
BBS
EWL
28
3B
59
235
210
42
70
22
2
7
43
6
18
1
6
.333
.389
.557
.946
156
PS
IND
29
3B
11
49
39
14
12
2
0
3
8
4
9
0
1
.308
.438
.590
1.027
182
9
7
3B
250
1009
887
146
235
51
5
19
130
28
0
87
9
4
31
.265
.333
.398
.731
95
162 Game Average
654
575
95
152
33
3
12
84
22
0
56
104
4
20
.265
.333
.398
.731
95
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Washington Potomacs
SS
27
104
99
9
20
2
0
0
8
1
3
2
.202
.225
.222
.448
30
1
Bacharach Giants
3B
15
58
54
8
10
1
0
1
5
3
4
0
.185
.241
.259
.501
31
2
New York Lincoln Giants
3B
80
326
280
38
68
16
0
3
37
9
0
32
7
0
14
.243
.321
.332
.653
64
3
Brooklyn Royal Giants
3B
45
184
164
24
48
6
2
4
24
2
16
2
0
4
.293
.356
.427
.782
109
1
New York Black Yankees
3B
13
53
41
11
7
2
1
1
5
3
5
3
4
.171
.306
.341
.648
91
1
Baltimore Black Sox
3B
59
235
210
42
70
22
2
7
43
6
18
1
6
.333
.389
.557
.946
156
1
Philadelphia Stars
3B
11
49
39
14
12
2
0
3
8
4
9
0
1
.308
.438
.590
1.027
182



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
WP
ECL
104
.210
.314
2.9%
6.7%
0.0%
1.0%
.020
.095
ECL
197
.283
.356
7.6%
8.5%
1.0%
1.7%
.096
.126
NLG
ECL
187
.299
.364
11.2%
10.2%
3.7%
2.6%
3.00
3.88
1.1%
1.1%
.077
.120
BRG
ECL
139
.386
.341
7.9%
8.9%
1.4%
0.3%
5.50
28.00
2.9%
1.3%
.167
.118
BRG
EAS
43
.271
.326
11.6%
7.9%
0.0%
1.6%
4.94
0.0%
1.3%
.028
.114
BRG
IND
2
.000
.232
0.0%
4.4%
0.0%
1.1%
4.00
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.103
HAR
IND
53
.287
.308
9.4%
7.1%
1.1%
6.25
1.9%
1.1%
.171
.104
BBS
EWL
235
.424
.345
7.7%
8.6%
0.1%
77.50
3.0%
0.8%
.224
.094
PS
IND
49
.457
.335
18.4%
8.0%
6.1%
1.0%
.282
.104
9
7
1009
.333
.343
8.6%
8.6%
2.4%
1.1%
4.11
35.48
1.9%
1.2%
.133
.110
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Washington Potomacs
104
.210
.314
2.9%
6.7%
0.0%
1.0%
.020
.095
1
Bacharach Giants
58
.238
.343
6.9%
8.2%
1.7%
1.7%
.074
.121
2
New York Lincoln Giants
326
.300
.363
9.8%
9.6%
3.7%
2.6%
3.00
3.88
0.9%
1.4%
.089
.124
3
Brooklyn Royal Giants
184
.355
.336
8.7%
8.7%
1.1%
0.6%
8.00
22.35
2.2%
1.3%
.134
.117
1
New York Black Yankees
53
.287
.308
9.4%
7.1%
1.9%
1.1%
.171
.104
1
Baltimore Black Sox
235
.424
.345
7.7%
8.6%
3.0%
0.8%
.224
.094
1
Philadelphia Stars
49
.457
.335
18.4%
8.0%
6.1%
1.0%
.282
.104

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