Jelly Gardner - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Jelly Gardner



Floyd Gardner
(Jelly Roll)

Born: September 27, 1895 in Russellville, AR
Died: March 28, 1977 in Chicago, IL
          (81 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'7"
Wt: 160
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Notes:


• College: Arkansas Baptist College (Little Rock, AR)
• Buried: St. Mary's Cemetery (Evergreen Park, IL)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
CF
6
1920
1925
CAG
24.4
23.7
2.0
0.1
-1.4
2
SP
7
1923
1930
CAG
21.1
-0.3
0.0
21.3
-0.0
3
2B
6
1920
1925
CAG
14.5
5.8
7.8
0.0
0.9
4
3B
9
1919
1928
CAG/DS
12.4
10.7
-0.2
0.0
1.8
5
SP
3
1920
1922
CAG
8.8
-1.0
-0.0
9.8
-0.0
6
C
10
1920
1930
CAG
8.3
8.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
7
SS
3
1926
1929
CAG
8.0
5.9
1.0
0.0
1.0
8
SP
3
1922
1925
CAG
7.5
-0.7
0.0
8.3
0.0
9
LF
4
1921
1924
CAG
7.5
4.6
3.7
0.0
-0.9
10
SP
4
1920
1924
CAG
7.4
-0.8
-0.0
8.3
0.0
11
3B
3
1922
1928
HG/CAG
6.9
6.2
0.6
0.0
0.1
12
SP
7
1923
1930
CAG
6.7
1.0
-0.1
5.9
-0.0
13
SP
4
1925
1929
CAG/HG
6.2
0.0
0.0
6.2
0.0
14
C
6
1924
1930
CAG
5.4
4.5
1.0
0.0
-0.0
15
RF
5
1920
1930
CAG/DYM
5.0
6.3
-0.1
-0.2
-1.0
16
SP
4
1922
1929
CAG
4.5
-0.3
-0.1
4.9
-0.0
17
SP
4
1925
1931
CAG/DS
4.5
-0.6
0.0
5.1
0.0
18
SP
3
1928
1930
CAG
4.4
-0.0
0.0
4.4
0.0
19
SP
2
1929
1930
CAG
4.4
0.2
0.0
4.2
-0.0
20
SP
1
1926
1926
CAG
4.0
0.0
0.0
4.0
-0.0
21
SP
1
1931
1931
DS
3.4
-0.2
0.0
3.6
0.0
22
SP
2
1925
1931
CAG/DS
3.4
-0.2
0.0
3.6
0.0
23
CF
1
1919
1919
DS
3.1
3.5
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
24
CF
4
1926
1930
CAG
2.7
0.3
1.9
0.0
0.5
25
SP
2
1930
1931
CAG/DS
2.6
-0.1
0.0
2.7
-0.0
26
C
5
1920
1925
CAG
2.5
1.9
0.1
0.0
0.5
27
CF
1
1931
1931
DS
2.2
2.2
0.1
0.0
-0.1
28
1B
2
1917
1919
DS/TAS
2.1
2.6
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
29
SP
2
1920
1928
HG/DYM
2.1
0.6
0.0
1.5
0.0
30
LF
4
1926
1930
CAG
2.0
3.1
0.1
0.0
-1.3
31
SP
2
1921
1927
CAG/NLG
1.8
-0.3
0.0
2.0
-0.0
32
SP
1
1927
1927
NLG
1.8
0.0
0.2
1.5
-0.0
33
2B
2
1919
1920
DS/CAG
1.7
0.7
1.0
0.0
0.1
34
LF
2
1924
1928
HG/CAG
1.7
1.1
0.8
0.0
-0.2
35
SP
3
1919
1926
CAG/DS
1.7
0.1
-0.0
1.6
-0.0
36
SP
1
1919
1919
DS
1.7
-0.5
0.5
1.7
-0.1
37
SS
7
1920
1928
CAG
1.6
-0.4
-1.1
0.0
3.1
38
SP
5
1924
1930
CAG
1.6
-0.8
-0.1
2.0
0.4
39
2B
2
1919
1924
DS/CAG
1.5
1.0
0.3
0.0
0.3
40
LF
1
1920
1920
DYM
1.5
1.6
0.1
0.0
-0.1
41
SP
1
1919
1919
DS
1.5
0.3
-0.0
1.2
0.0
42
SP
2
1926
1929
CAG
1.5
-0.1
0.0
1.6
0.0
43
SP
2
1920
1923
CAG/DYM
1.5
-0.1
0.0
1.6
0.0
44
LF
1
1920
1920
CAG
1.4
0.2
1.4
0.0
-0.3
45
CF
1
1926
1926
CAG
1.4
1.3
0.2
0.0
-0.1
46
3B
2
1919
1920
DYM/DS
1.3
0.5
0.6
0.0
0.2
47
C
4
1920
1930
CAG/DYM
1.3
0.5
0.6
0.0
0.3
48
SP
1
1923
1923
CAG
1.2
-0.0
0.0
1.2
0.0
49
LF
1
1931
1931
DS
1.2
1.3
0.1
0.0
-0.2
50
2B
1
1928
1928
HG
1.1
1.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
51
SS
1
1929
1929
CAG
1.1
0.7
0.3
0.0
0.1
52
C
1
1930
1930
CAG
1.0
0.9
0.0
0.0
0.1
53
CF
1
1930
1930
CAG
1.0
1.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
54
C
1
1931
1931
DS
1.0
0.8
0.1
0.0
0.1
55
3B
1
1927
1927
NLG
0.9
1.3
-0.5
0.0
0.1
56
SP
2
1924
1928
CAG
0.9
-0.1
0.0
1.0
0.0
57
SP
2
1925
1930
CAG
0.8
0.1
0.0
0.7
-0.0
58
SP
2
1919
1920
DS/CAG
0.8
-0.0
0.1
0.8
-0.0
59
SP
1
1926
1926
CAG
0.8
-0.2
0.0
1.0
-0.0
60
SP
1
1928
1928
HG
0.8
0.1
0.0
0.7
0.0
61
CF
2
1919
1923
DS/CAG
0.7
0.3
0.4
0.0
-0.0
62
SP
1
1927
1927
NLG
0.7
0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
63
RP
2
1929
1931
CAG/DS
0.6
0.1
-0.0
0.5
0.0
64
SP
1
1931
1931
DS
0.6
0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
65
SP
1
1928
1928
HG
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
66
RF
1
1928
1928
HG
0.5
0.7
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
67
SP
1
1925
1925
CAG
0.5
-0.2
0.0
0.7
-0.0
68
1B
1
1928
1928
HG
0.5
0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.1
69
SP
1
1921
1921
CAG
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
70
3B
2
1919
1925
CAG/DS
0.4
-0.0
0.3
0.0
0.1
71
SP
1
1927
1927
NLG
0.4
-0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
72
LF
1
1927
1927
NLG
0.3
1.2
-0.8
0.0
-0.1
73
SP
1
1920
1920
DYM
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
74
2B
1
1928
1928
CAG
0.3
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.0
75
SP
1
1921
1921
CAG
0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.5
0.0
76
SP
1
1931
1931
DS
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
77
SP
1
1929
1929
CAG
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
78
1B
1
1929
1929
CAG
0.3
0.5
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
79
RF
1
1928
1928
CAG
0.2
0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
80
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
0.2
0.0
0.3
0.0
-0.0
81
C
1
1919
1919
DS
0.2
-0.2
0.5
0.0
0.0
82
C
2
1920
1928
CAG/HG
0.2
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
83
2B
1
1928
1928
HG
0.2
-0.3
0.5
0.0
0.0
84
3B
1
1928
1928
HG
0.2
0.4
-0.2
0.0
0.0
85
RP
1
1927
1927
NLG
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
86
RF
1
1925
1925
CAG
0.2
0.5
0.0
-0.2
-0.1
87
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
0.2
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.0
88
SP
4
1920
1929
CAG
0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.7
-0.0
89
LF
1
1925
1925
CAG
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
90
RF
1
1923
1923
CAG
0.2
-0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.0
91
SS
1
1920
1920
DYM
0.2
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
92
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
0.2
0.4
-0.2
0.0
0.0
93
RF
1
1927
1927
NLG
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
94
SS
1
1928
1928
HG
0.1
0.7
-0.4
-0.3
0.1
95
RP
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
96
LF
2
1917
1923
CAG/TAS
0.1
0.5
0.4
-0.6
-0.1
97
C
1
1928
1928
HG
0.1
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
98
RP
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
99
3B
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
100
C
1
1928
1928
HG
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
101
1B
1
1928
1928
CAG
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
-0.1
102
C
1
1929
1929
CAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
103
C
1
1929
1929
CAG
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
104
RF
1
1920
1920
DYM
0.1
0.1
0.1
-0.1
-0.0
105
SP
1
1929
1929
CAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
106
RP
1
1931
1931
DS
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
107
SP
1
1923
1923
CAG
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
108
SP
3
1919
1921
DS/CAG
0.0
-0.4
0.0
0.5
0.0
109
C
1
1920
1920
CAG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
110
RP
1
1931
1931
DS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
111
RP
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
112
-
1
1920
1920
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
113
-
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
114
-
1
1929
1929
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
115
LF
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
116
SS
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
117
C
1
1928
1928
CAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
118
-
1
1925
1925
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
SS
2
1925
1931
DS/CAG
-0.0
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
120
3B
1
1926
1926
CAG
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
121
LF
1
1929
1929
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
122
C
1
1925
1925
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
123
3B
1
1920
1920
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
124
RF
1
1929
1929
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
125
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
126
SS
1
1929
1929
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
127
C
1
1928
1928
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
128
C
1
1923
1923
CAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
129
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
130
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.0
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.0
131
CF
1
1925
1925
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
132
RF
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
133
-
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
134
RP
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
135
3B
1
1919
1919
DS
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
136
LF
1
1920
1920
CAG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
137
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
138
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
139
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
140
3B
1
1919
1919
DS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
141
C
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
142
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
143
C
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
144
SS
1
1929
1929
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
145
-
1
1920
1920
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
146
RF
1
1931
1931
DS
-0.1
0.6
-0.5
0.0
-0.1
147
RF
1
1920
1920
CAG
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
148
LF
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
149
-
1
1931
1931
DS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
150
RF
1
1921
1921
CAG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
151
LF
2
1924
1928
CAG/HG
-0.1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
152
1B
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
153
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
154
-
1
1921
1921
CAG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
155
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
156
C
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
157
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
158
-
1
1931
1931
DS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
159
1B
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.2
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
160
C
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.2
-0.6
0.2
0.0
0.1
161
RF
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
162
SS
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
163
C
1
1919
1919
DS
-0.2
0.3
-0.6
0.0
0.1
164
RF
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
165
C
4
1925
1930
CAG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
166
SP
1
1928
1928
CAG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
167
-
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
168
RP
2
1924
1925
CAG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
169
RF
1
1921
1921
CAG
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
170
-
1
1923
1923
CAG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
171
RF
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
172
CF
1
1929
1929
CAG
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
173
-
1
1928
1928
HG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
174
C
3
1923
1925
CAG
-0.2
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.1
175
-
1
1931
1931
DS
-0.2
0.2
0.0
-0.5
0.0
176
-
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
177
SP
2
1919
1923
CAG/DS
-0.3
0.3
0.0
-0.5
0.0
178
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
179
-
1
1922
1922
CAG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
180
CF
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.3
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
181
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
182
LF
1
1919
1919
DS
-0.3
0.2
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
183
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
184
2B
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.3
0.0
-0.4
0.0
0.1
185
CF
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.3
0.5
-0.8
0.0
-0.0
186
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
187
RP
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
188
RP
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.3
-0.0
-0.0
-0.3
-0.0
189
1B
1
1928
1928
HG
-0.3
0.2
-0.0
-0.5
-0.0
190
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
191
-
1
1931
1931
DS
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
192
C
1
1921
1921
CAG
-0.4
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
193
SP
2
1921
1928
HG/CAG
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
194
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.4
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.1
195
SP
4
1922
1925
CAG
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
0.0
196
-
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
197
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
198
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
-0.4
0.1
-0.6
0.0
0.1
199
RP
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
200
C
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.5
-0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.1
201
2B
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.6
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
202
-
1
1929
1929
CAG
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
203
-
1
1931
1931
DS
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
204
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.6
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
0.0
205
3B
1
1925
1925
CAG
-0.6
-0.7
0.0
0.0
0.1
206
RF
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.7
-0.2
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
207
3B
1
1931
1931
DS
-0.7
-0.1
-0.7
0.0
0.1
208
LF
1
1928
1928
CAG
-0.8
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
209
-
1
1917
1917
TAS
-0.8
-0.0
0.0
-0.7
0.0
210
2B
3
1929
1931
CAG/DS
-0.8
-0.7
-0.4
0.0
0.3
211
-
1
1931
1931
DS
-0.8
-0.3
-0.6
0.0
0.1
212
SS
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.8
-0.3
-0.7
0.0
0.1
213
2B
1
1920
1920
DYM
-0.9
-0.3
-0.4
-0.2
-0.0
214
-
1
1927
1927
NLG
-0.9
-0.8
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
215
2B
4
1926
1930
CAG
-0.9
-1.3
-0.8
0.0
1.2
216
LF
3
1920
1922
CAG
-1.1
-1.0
0.3
0.0
-0.4
217
-
1
1931
1931
DS
-1.1
-1.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
218
SP
1
1923
1923
CAG
-1.3
-0.3
0.0
-1.0
0.0
219
-
1
1931
1931
DS
-1.4
-0.5
-1.0
0.0
0.1
220
3B
3
1922
1930
CAG
-1.5
-1.7
-0.1
0.0
0.3
221
1B
5
1920
1924
CAG
-1.5
0.5
-0.9
0.0
-1.1
222
3B
1
1920
1920
DYM
-1.9
0.2
-0.8
-1.3
0.0
223
RF
2
1929
1930
CAG
-2.0
-0.8
0.0
-0.9
-0.3
224
1B
3
1924
1926
CAG
-2.3
-1.6
0.0
0.0
-0.7
225
SP
2
1922
1924
CAG
-2.8
-0.1
0.0
-2.7
0.0

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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