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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
95
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
139
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
BEG
NN2
32
SP
4
4
.500
12
9
5
0
0
66.0
50
26
82
0
26
55
1
3
317
3.55
112
BEG
33
SP
7
4
.636
13
12
6
0
0
88.0
41
31
80
2
31
62
1
2
372
3.17
106
9
2
SP
35
26
.574
85
68
38
5
3
525.1
261
200
496
4
185
333
3
12
879
3.43
117
162 Game Average
16
12
.574
38
30
17
2
1
233.1
116
89
220
5
82
148
2
5
1013
3.43
117
 
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
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
35
26
.574
83
68
38
5
3
517.2
251
191
484
4
180
328
3
12
839
3.32
120



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
1.44
14.4%
11.2%
11.5%
8.9%
1.25
1.27
1.9%
1.4%
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
BEG
NN2
32
SP
66.0
1.64
1.41
17.4%
13.3%
8.2%
8.7%
2.12
1.53
0.0%
0.9%
BEG
33
SP
88.0
1.26
1.34
16.7%
15.0%
8.3%
10.0%
2.00
1.61
0.5%
0.6%
9
2
SP
525.1
1.30
1.38
14.8%
12.2%
8.2%
8.5%
1.80
1.43
0.5%
0.9%
 
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%
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
517.2
1.28
1.38
14.9%
12.2%
8.2%
8.5%
1.82
1.43
0.5%
0.9%



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
BEG
NN2
32
SP
12
317
286
50
82
13
6
0
8
26
55
3
2
5
.287
.352
.374
.727
BEG
33
SP
13
372
334
41
80
13
5
2
5
31
62
2
5
10
.240
.308
.326
.634
9
2
SP
85
879
771
261
496
32
12
4
14
185
333
12
19
21
.270
.345
.358
.703
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Newark Eagles
-
2
40
33
10
12
3
0
0
1
5
5
0
2
1
.364
.447
.455
.902
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
83
839
738
251
484
29
12
4
13
180
328
12
17
20
.266
.341
.354
.694

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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