Jonas Gaines - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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
1
3
.250
7
3
0
0
0
26.1
26
24
32
1
18
12
0
1
127
8.20
64
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
124
MEX
25
SP
8
3
.727
19
8
3
2
82.2
47
42
69
63
61
5
1
374
4.57
103
BEG
NN2
26
SP
4
2
.667
8
6
4
2
2
49.2
19
16
38
15
38
0
2
2.90
141
27
SP
4
4
.500
12
10
8
1
0
89.1
28
22
61
0
30
65
1
0
3
19
2.22
168
BEG
NN2
29
SP
2
2
.500
7
5
2
0
0
38.0
16
14
44
9
15
0
1
3.32
130
31
SP
9
4
.692
20
14
7
1
1
101.2
46
37
86
0
26
53
0
0
0
14
3.28
129
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
110
BEG
33
SP
7
4
.636
13
12
6
0
0
88.0
41
31
80
2
31
62
1
2
372
3.17
103
10
5
SP
44
30
.595
111
78
41
7
3
626.1
316
248
578
5
252
400
8
0
13
1327
3.56
118
162 Game Average
16
11
.595
40
28
15
3
1
225.1
114
89
208
5
91
144
3
0
5
950
3.56
118
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
36
27
.571
92
70
38
5
3
543.2
269
206
509
5
189
339
3
0
12
953
3.41
120
1
vs Latin Leagues
8
3
.727
19
8
3
2
82.2
47
42
69
63
61
5
1
374
4.57
103
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Newark Eagles
-
1
1
.500
5
1
0
0
0
16.1
17
15
22
1
9
8
0
0
81
8.27
64
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
121
1
Diablos Rojos del México
SP
8
3
.727
19
8
3
2
82.2
47
42
69
63
61
5
1
374
4.57
103
1
Azules de Veracruz
-
2
East All Stars
RP
0
0
4
1
0
0
0
9.2
1
0
3
0
0
3
0
0
0
33
0.00
0



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
NN2
22
SP
26.1
1.90
1.51
9.4%
11.4%
14.2%
8.2%
0.67
1.39
0.8%
1.4%
BEG
NN2
23
SP
21.2
1.66
1.46
14.4%
11.2%
11.5%
9.0%
1.25
1.24
1.9%
1.4%
BEG
MULT
24
SP
63.0
1.33
1.45
9.0%
12.0%
8.2%
9.3%
1.09
1.25
MEX
25
SP
82.2
1.60
1.54
16.3%
6.0%
16.8%
4.8%
0.97
1.25
BEG
NN2
26
SP
49.2
1.07
1.37
19.0%
10.2%
7.5%
7.9%
2.53
1.30
27
SP
89.1
1.02
1.31
18.2%
17.7%
8.4%
9.4%
2.17
1.43
0.0%
BEG
NN2
29
SP
38.0
1.39
1.43
9.1%
10.1%
5.5%
7.5%
1.67
1.35
31
SP
101.2
1.10
1.39
13.0%
13.3%
6.4%
7.6%
2.04
1.47
0.0%
BEG
NN2
32
SP
66.0
1.64
1.39
17.4%
13.4%
8.2%
8.6%
2.12
1.55
0.0%
0.9%
BEG
33
SP
88.0
1.26
1.32
16.7%
15.1%
8.3%
9.8%
2.00
1.66
0.5%
0.6%
10
5
SP
626.1
1.33
1.40
14.9%
12.2%
9.4%
8.7%
1.59
1.42
0.5%
0.9%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
9
Negro Leagues
543.2
1.28
1.38
14.6%
12.2%
8.2%
8.5%
1.79
1.44
0.5%
0.9%
1
vs Latin Leagues
82.2
1.60
1.54
16.3%
12.1%
16.8%
9.6%
0.97
1.25
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Newark Eagles
-
16.1
1.90
1.51
9.9%
11.4%
11.1%
8.2%
0.89
1.39
1.2%
1.4%
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%
1
Azules de Veracruz
-
1
Diablos Rojos del México
SP
82.2
1.60
1.54
16.3%
12.1%
16.8%
9.6%
0.97
1.25
2
East All Stars
RP
9.2
0.31
1.09
9.1%
19.5%
0.0%
8.7%
0.00
2.22
0.0%
0.0%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
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
NN2
22
SP
7
127
101
26
32
6
2
1
1
18
12
1
7
3
.317
.425
.446
.871
BEG
NN2
23
SP
4
104
86
16
24
1
0
2
0
12
15
0
6
3
.279
.367
.360
.728
27
SP
12
19
19
28
61
0
0
0
0
0
30
65
0
3
0
0
0
3.211
1.808
3.211
5.018
31
SP
20
14
13
46
86
0
0
0
0
1
26
53
0
0
0
0
0
6.615
2.872
6.615
9.487
BEG
NN2
26
SP
8
19
38
15
38
2
BEG
NN2
29
SP
7
16
44
9
15
1
BEG
MULT
24
SP
9
27
62
22
24
0
MEX
25
SP
19
374
47
69
63
61
1
10
5
SP
111
1327
839
316
578
33
13
5
14
1
252
400
0
13
20
0
21
.263
.337
.352
.689
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
92
953
839
269
509
33
13
5
14
1
189
339
0
12
20
0
21
.263
.337
.352
.689
1
vs Latin Leagues
19
374
47
69
63
61
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Newark Eagles
-
5
81
69
17
22
4
1
1
1
9
8
0
3
1
.319
.397
.449
.847
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
83
839
738
251
484
29
12
4
13
180
328
12
17
20
.266
.341
.354
.694
1
Diablos Rojos del México
SP
19
374
47
69
63
61
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Azules de Veracruz
-
.000
.000
.000
.000
2
East All Stars
RP
4
33
32
1
3
0
0
0
0
1
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
.094
.094
.094
.188

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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