Herman Gordon - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Herman Gordon



Herman Evan Gordon


Born: March 12, 1896 in Spotsylvania, VA
Died: March 1979 in Chester, PA
          (82 years old)

Bats: R
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Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
SP
18
1917-1938
62.4
25.1
1.5
36.9
-1.2
2
SP
26
1907-1932
52.7
4.6
0.3
48.0
-0.1
3
SP
20
1908-1926
48.5
1.9
0.4
45.7
0.4
4
SP
14
1923-1937
42.2
-0.6
-0.0
42.9
-0.0
5
SP
22
1911-1936
38.5
0.1
-0.4
38.8
-0.1
6
SP
19
1907-1926
37.8
13.4
-5.0
31.1
-1.8
7
SP
15
1923-1937
36.3
1.1
0.2
35.1
-0.1
8
SP
12
1915-1926
33.6
-1.1
-0.2
34.9
-0.0
9
SP
11
1921-1932
31.1
4.0
-0.4
27.6
-0.2
10
SP
19
1920-1939
27.3
-2.2
-0.0
29.5
-0.0
11
SP
17
1922-1940
26.2
-0.5
-0.1
26.8
-0.0
12
SP
16
1921-1936
25.6
2.2
-0.0
23.5
-0.0
13
SP
23
1919-1941
25.3
-3.0
-0.3
28.6
-0.0
14
SP
14
1919-1932
23.8
-0.4
-0.0
24.2
-0.0
15
SP
10
1912-1928
22.8
1.7
-0.5
21.6
0.0
16
SP
15
1919-1936
20.2
11.6
0.0
10.0
-1.4
17
SP
7
1919-1925
20.1
-1.4
-0.0
21.5
-0.0
18
SP
9
1922-1931
20.0
-2.1
-0.1
22.2
-0.0
19
SP
12
1921-1932
19.7
0.5
-0.4
19.6
-0.1
20
SP
16
1922-1937
19.7
2.9
-0.5
17.5
-0.2
21
SP
10
1920-1930
18.9
-1.2
0.0
20.2
-0.1
22
SP
12
1922-1939
18.2
0.5
0.0
17.7
0.0
23
SP
12
1921-1935
17.9
-1.2
-0.2
19.4
-0.1
24
SP
12
1916-1930
16.5
-0.5
0.0
17.0
-0.0
25
SP
18
1917-1934
15.1
2.2
-0.4
13.5
-0.2
26
SP
8
1914-1924
15.1
-0.5
-0.0
15.6
-0.0
27
SP
8
1923-1930
14.5
0.3
-0.1
14.5
-0.2
28
SP
22
1920-1944
13.4
-0.2
0.2
13.6
-0.2
29
SP
13
1923-1940
12.2
0.3
0.1
11.9
-0.2
30
SP
16
1910-1925
12.0
1.1
0.1
10.9
-0.0
31
SP
12
1916-1932
11.7
4.0
0.4
8.1
-0.8
32
SP
18
1918-1939
11.7
0.2
0.1
12.3
-0.9
33
SP
13
1919-1934
11.4
5.7
-1.3
7.4
-5.9
34
SP
14
1919-1932
11.3
0.2
-0.1
11.1
-0.0
35
SP
19
1909-1932
11.2
-2.9
-0.0
14.2
-0.0
36
SP
7
1921-1927
10.8
4.1
0.1
6.8
-0.2
37
SP
14
1913-1928
10.8
-0.8
0.9
11.3
-0.6
38
SP
9
1921-1929
10.7
-1.3
-0.1
12.1
0.0
39
SP
6
1922-1931
10.7
-0.3
0.0
11.0
-0.0
40
SP
15
1908-1923
10.2
-1.2
-0.5
11.9
-0.0
41
SP
9
1923-1931
10.0
0.5
-0.1
9.7
-0.0
42
SP
11
1908-1923
9.9
-3.1
0.3
12.7
-0.1
43
SP
9
1916-1924
9.8
-1.4
-0.1
11.3
-0.0
44
SP
16
1919-1935
9.2
5.3
0.2
4.4
-0.7
45
SP
11
1921-1931
8.5
-1.4
0.0
9.9
-0.0
46
SP
25
1917-1944
8.3
2.1
-2.2
6.8
0.1
47
SP
7
1921-1927
8.1
0.8
0.4
6.9
-0.1
48
SP
6
1919-1924
8.0
0.8
-1.1
8.6
-0.2
49
SP
16
1921-1937
8.0
1.0
0.3
7.1
-0.3
50
SP
11
1920-1930
8.0
-2.2
0.0
10.2
-0.0
51
SP
10
1914-1924
7.9
0.6
-0.1
7.4
-0.0
52
SP
8
1914-1928
7.7
-0.0
-0.2
7.9
-0.0
53
SP
11
1913-1924
7.5
-0.3
0.1
7.7
-0.0
54
SP
4
1920-1925
7.3
-0.9
0.0
8.2
0.0
55
SP
10
1921-1930
6.7
0.3
0.3
6.2
-0.1
56
SP
5
1923-1927
6.3
2.0
0.0
4.4
-0.2
57
SP
10
1917-1930
6.1
0.8
-0.0
5.3
-0.0
58
SP
18
1906-1927
5.9
3.5
-0.6
3.2
-0.2
59
SP
18
1910-1931
5.5
-1.2
-0.4
7.1
-0.1
60
SP
12
1920-1932
5.3
-1.7
-0.1
7.1
0.0
61
SP
6
1923-1928
4.6
-0.1
-0.0
4.7
-0.0
62
SP
13
1921-1935
4.6
0.3
-0.2
4.4
-0.0
63
SP
4
1916-1928
4.5
0.6
-0.2
4.2
-0.0
64
SP
13
1912-1930
4.4
1.2
-4.4
8.1
-0.5
65
SP
10
1920-1932
4.4
-0.2
-0.0
4.6
-0.0
66
SP
12
1921-1934
4.3
-0.5
0.3
4.6
-0.1
67
SP
6
1921-1926
4.2
-0.9
-0.1
5.2
-0.0
68
SP
9
1919-1928
3.9
0.3
0.2
3.4
-0.0
69
SP
4
1917-1924
3.6
-1.4
-0.3
5.5
-0.1
70
SP
7
1923-1929
3.5
-0.7
-0.1
4.2
-0.0
71
SP
3
1917-1924
3.5
-0.3
-0.2
4.0
-0.0
72
SP
1
1923
3.2
0.0
0.0
3.2
0.0
73
SP
12
1917-1929
2.6
3.3
-0.3
0.5
-0.9
74
SP
10
1921-1931
2.3
2.6
-1.4
1.3
-0.2
75
SP
7
1919-1925
2.3
-0.3
-0.2
2.8
-0.0
76
SP
2
1921-1924
2.0
-0.3
0.0
2.3
0.0
77
SP
2
1922-1924
1.9
-0.6
0.0
2.5
0.0
78
SP
3
1921-1923
1.8
0.1
-0.4
2.1
-0.1
79
SP
7
1923-1929
1.8
-0.2
0.0
2.0
-0.0
80
SP
1
1923
1.6
-0.2
0.0
1.8
0.0
81
SP
4
1920-1926
1.4
-0.7
0.0
2.2
0.0
82
SP
1
1923
1.4
0.1
0.0
1.3
0.0
83
SP
4
1920-1923
1.3
-0.3
0.0
1.7
0.0
84
SP
10
1923-1934
1.3
0.3
-0.1
1.1
-0.0
85
SP
3
1921-1924
1.3
-0.2
0.0
1.5
0.0
86
SP
6
1917-1925
1.2
-0.1
-0.1
1.4
-0.0
87
SP
6
1923-1929
1.1
0.4
0.0
0.7
-0.0
88
SP
2
1921-1926
1.0
-0.6
0.0
1.6
0.0
89
SP
5
1920-1927
1.0
-0.2
0.0
1.2
0.0
90
SP
4
1922-1925
0.8
-1.1
0.0
1.9
-0.0
91
SP
1
1923
0.7
-0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
92
SP
14
1916-1934
0.6
-1.2
-0.1
1.8
-0.0
93
SP
2
1922-1923
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
94
SP
4
1923-1929
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
95
SP
2
1921-1924
0.4
0.2
-0.0
0.2
-0.0
96
SP
3
1922-1924
0.4
-0.3
-0.6
1.4
-0.1
97
SP
5
1910-1923
0.3
0.2
-1.0
1.4
-0.3
98
SP
3
1922-1924
0.3
0.0
-0.1
0.3
-0.0
99
SP
5
1911-1925
0.3
2.1
-0.3
-1.3
-0.2
100
SP
1
1923
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0

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