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Jonas Gaines



Jonas George Gaines
(Lefty)

Born: January 9, 1915 in New Roads, LA
Died: August 6, 1998 in Baker, LA
          (83 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: L
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 155
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Notes:


• College: Southern University (Baton Rouge, LA)
• Buried: Port Hudson National Cemetery (Zachary, LA)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
NN2
22
SP
0
2
.000
4
2
0
0
0
17.2
19
18
22
0
14
9
0
1
86
9.17
52
BEG
NN2
23
SP
0
1
.000
4
3
0
0
0
21.2
16
12
24
2
12
15
0
0
104
4.98
98
BEG
MULT
24
SP
5
3
.625
9
8
6
1
0
63.0
27
24
62
22
24
0
3.43
119
BEG
NN2
26
SP
4
2
.667
8
6
4
2
2
49.2
19
16
38
15
38
0
2
2.90
138
BEG
NN2
27
SP
4
4
.500
10
9
8
1
0
84.1
27
22
59
30
63
1
3
2.35
164
BEG
NN2
29
SP
2
2
.500
7
5
2
0
0
38.0
16
14
44
9
15
0
1
3.32
125
BEG
NN2
31
SP
9
4
.692
18
14
7
1
1
97.0
46
37
85
26
52
0
0
3.43
123
7
2
SP
24
18
.571
60
47
27
5
3
371.1
170
143
334
2
128
216
1
7
190
3.47
122
162 Game Average
15
11
.571
38
30
17
3
2
236.0
108
91
212
10
81
137
1
4
994
3.47
122
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Newark Eagles
-
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
7.2
10
9
12
0
5
5
0
0
40
10.57
45
7
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
24
18
.571
58
47
27
5
3
363.2
160
134
322
2
123
211
1
7
150
3.32
126



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
NN2
22
SP
17.2
2.04
1.43
10.5%
11.8%
16.3%
8.0%
0.64
1.48
0.0%
1.3%
BEG
NN2
23
SP
21.2
1.66
1.46
14.4%
11.1%
11.5%
9.0%
1.25
1.23
1.9%
1.5%
BEG
MULT
24
SP
63.0
1.33
1.41
9.0%
12.1%
8.2%
9.1%
1.09
1.28
BEG
NN2
26
SP
49.2
1.07
1.36
19.0%
10.2%
7.5%
7.8%
2.53
1.31
BEG
NN2
27
SP
84.1
1.06
1.32
18.6%
12.2%
8.8%
8.8%
2.10
1.38
BEG
NN2
29
SP
38.0
1.39
1.40
9.1%
10.2%
5.5%
7.4%
1.67
1.38
BEG
NN2
31
SP
97.0
1.14
1.40
13.2%
12.2%
6.6%
8.4%
2.00
1.45
7
2
SP
371.1
1.24
1.38
13.9%
11.4%
8.2%
8.4%
1.69
1.37
1.1%
1.4%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Newark Eagles
-
7.2
2.22
1.43
12.5%
11.8%
12.5%
8.0%
1.00
1.48
0.0%
1.3%
7
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
363.2
1.22
1.38
13.9%
11.4%
8.1%
8.4%
1.72
1.37
1.3%
1.4%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
NN2
22
SP
4
86
65
19
22
5
1
0
1
14
9
1
6
3
.338
.463
.446
.909
BEG
NN2
23
SP
4
104
86
16
24
1
0
2
0
12
15
0
6
3
.279
.367
.360
.728
BEG
MULT
24
SP
9
27
62
22
24
0
BEG
NN2
26
SP
8
19
38
15
38
2
BEG
NN2
27
SP
10
27
59
30
63
3
BEG
NN2
29
SP
7
16
44
9
15
1
BEG
NN2
31
SP
18
46
85
26
52
0
7
2
SP
60
190
151
170
334
6
1
2
1
128
216
7
12
6
.305
.410
.397
.807
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Newark Eagles
-
2
40
33
10
12
3
0
0
1
5
5
0
2
1
.364
.447
.455
.902
7
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
58
150
118
160
322
3
1
2
0
123
211
7
10
5
.288
.400
.381
.781

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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