Luther Gilyard - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Luther Gilyard



Luther Gilyard Jr.


Born: February 20, 1910 in Fort Smith, AR
Died: September 20, 1976 in Detroit, MI
          (66 years old)

Bats:
Throws:
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 171
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
27
1B
40
153
143
16
38
6
3
0
16
1
7
3
0
.266
.314
.350
.663
94
CAG
NAL
28
1B
18
59
52
8
11
2
1
0
3
0
6
0
1
.212
.293
.288
.582
74
CAG
NAL
29
1B
2
7
6
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.167
.286
.167
.452
38
BBB
NAL
32
1B
12
39
35
1
7
1
0
0
5
0
2
2
.200
.243
.229
.472
46
4
3
1B
72
258
236
25
57
9
4
0
25
1
16
3
3
.242
.298
.314
.612
79
162 Game Average
581
531
56
128
20
9
0
56
3
36
8
7
.242
.298
.314
.612
79
 
Team Lg Pos
1
St. Louis Stars II
1B
9
38
36
8
18
3
3
0
7
1
1
1
0
.500
.526
.750
1.276
253
3
Chicago American Giants
1B
51
181
165
16
32
5
1
0
13
0
13
2
1
.194
.261
.236
.497
49
1
Birmingham Black Barons
1B
12
39
35
1
7
1
0
0
5
0
2
2
.200
.243
.229
.472
46



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
153
.312
.315
4.6%
7.0%
0.0%
0.7%
.084
.104
CAG
NAL
59
.279
.313
10.2%
7.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.077
.092
CAG
NAL
7
.244
.310
14.3%
8.8%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.093
BBB
NAL
39
.220
.308
5.1%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.029
.078
4
3
258
.288
.313
6.2%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.072
.097
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
St. Louis Stars II
38
.570
.329
2.6%
7.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.250
.109
3
Chicago American Giants
181
.244
.311
7.2%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.042
.099
1
Birmingham Black Barons
39
.220
.308
5.1%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.029
.078

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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