Ernest Gatewood - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Ernest Gatewood



Ernest Willis Gatewood


Born: October 15, 1890 in Washington, DC
Died: August 21, 1949 in Asheville, NC
          (58 years old)

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• Buried: Violet Hill Cemetery (Asheville, NC)


Compared to Contemporary Catchers (Top 50)

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Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
C
24
1920-1947
30.8
27.6
1.1
-0.7
2.8
2
C
17
1910-1926
16.9
16.1
-0.6
0.0
1.4
3
C
25
1920-1945
14.7
5.7
6.3
0.0
2.7
4
C
20
1906-1925
13.3
2.5
7.6
0.0
3.3
5
C
12
1910-1928
11.4
6.9
2.8
0.0
1.6
6
C
17
1919-1937
11.4
11.6
0.0
-0.1
-0.2
7
C
13
1919-1932
8.2
6.4
0.9
-0.7
1.6
8
C
17
1916-1941
6.1
4.1
1.3
-0.6
1.3
9
C
29
1916-1947
5.3
2.6
0.5
0.0
2.2
10
C
16
1919-1934
5.3
4.0
0.4
0.1
0.9
11
C
12
1913-1925
5.0
5.2
-1.3
0.0
1.2
12
C
15
1917-1934
5.0
4.1
-0.8
0.0
1.7
13
C
15
1909-1923
4.4
3.6
-0.1
0.2
0.7
14
C
7
1914-1921
2.9
0.8
0.3
0.0
1.8
15
C
17
1920-1937
2.7
0.0
1.9
0.0
0.8
16
C
5
1920-1924
2.1
3.4
-1.6
0.0
0.3
17
C
18
1899-1922
2.0
0.4
0.9
0.0
0.7
18
C
10
1919-1929
1.7
2.2
-0.9
0.0
0.4
19
C
5
1920-1930
1.6
1.4
0.2
-0.3
0.3
20
C
6
1920-1928
1.1
1.4
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
21
C
7
1912-1927
0.7
-0.1
0.7
0.0
0.1
22
C
3
1912-1923
0.7
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.1
23
C
8
1917-1924
0.6
-0.4
0.5
0.0
0.4
24
C
2
1919-1921
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
25
C
2
1912-1923
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
C
11
1918-1928
0.2
-1.0
0.7
0.0
0.5
27
C
3
1919-1921
0.2
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
28
C
2
1920-1924
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
29
C
2
1920-1921
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
30
C
9
1911-1921
-0.0
-1.1
0.6
0.0
0.4
31
C
2
1918-1921
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
32
C
2
1920-1921
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
33
C
2
1920-1921
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
34
C
2
1916-1923
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.1
35
C
1
1920
-0.3
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.1
36
C
3
1920-1922
-0.3
-0.0
-0.4
0.0
0.1
37
C
2
1920-1922
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
38
C
11
1915-1933
-0.4
-0.7
0.1
0.0
0.2
39
C
5
1918-1923
-0.5
0.1
-0.6
0.0
0.1
40
C
8
1914-1928
-0.7
-1.7
0.6
0.0
0.4
41
C
10
1915-1933
-0.9
-1.2
-0.1
0.0
0.4
42
C
16
1904-1923
-0.9
-1.1
-1.6
0.6
1.3
43
C
6
1920-1928
-1.7
-1.3
-0.6
0.0
0.1
44
C
12
1913-1923
-1.9
0.0
-4.0
-0.1
2.1
45
C
8
1919-1925
-2.0
-0.6
-2.8
0.0
1.3
46
C
13
1914-1927
-2.3
-3.2
0.4
0.0
0.5

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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