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Herman Gordon



Herman Evan Gordon


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

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Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
1
1923
1923
SLS
3.3
-0.1
0.1
3.3
-0.0
2
3B
1
1923
1923
SLS
2.3
2.6
-0.3
0.0
0.1
3
1B
1
1923
1923
BBS
2.3
2.4
0.0
0.0
-0.2
4
3B
1
1923
1923
SLS/TT
2.2
2.5
-0.3
-0.1
0.1
5
SP
1
1923
1923
TT
2.1
-0.1
0.0
2.2
0.0
6
SP
1
1923
1923
SLS
1.5
0.5
-0.0
1.0
-0.0
7
C
1
1923
1923
SLS/TT
1.5
1.2
0.2
0.0
0.1
8
RF
1
1923
1923
BBS
1.5
1.7
0.0
0.0
-0.2
9
SP
1
1923
1923
SLS
1.4
0.1
0.0
1.3
0.0
10
2B
2
1922
1923
BBS/PRS
1.3
1.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
11
C
1
1923
1923
BBS
1.3
1.6
0.0
-0.4
0.1
12
SP
1
1923
1923
SLS/TT
1.3
-0.1
0.0
1.3
-0.0
13
CF
1
1923
1923
BBS
1.1
1.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
14
LF
1
1924
1924
CBN
1.1
0.4
0.8
0.0
-0.1
15
C
2
1923
1924
SLS/CBN
1.0
1.6
-0.6
0.0
0.0
16
LF
1
1923
1923
BBS
1.0
1.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
17
SS
1
1923
1923
BBS
0.9
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.3
18
RF
1
1923
1923
SLS
0.9
1.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
19
SP
1
1923
1923
SLS
0.7
-0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
20
RP
1
1924
1924
CBN
0.6
-0.1
-0.0
0.7
-0.0
21
CF
2
1922
1923
PRS/BBS
0.6
0.8
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
22
C
1
1923
1923
SLS
0.5
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.0
23
SP
1
1923
1923
BBS
0.5
-0.3
0.0
0.8
0.0
24
2B
1
1922
1922
PRS
0.5
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
25
RP
1
1923
1923
SLS
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
26
3B
1
1924
1924
CBN
0.4
-0.0
0.4
0.0
0.0
27
SP
1
1924
1924
CBN
0.4
-0.1
-0.0
0.5
-0.0
28
2B
1
1923
1923
BBS
0.4
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
29
CF
1
1924
1924
CBN
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
30
RF
1
1922
1922
PRS
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
31
RP
1
1924
1924
CBN
0.3
0.1
-0.1
0.3
-0.0
32
SS
1
1924
1924
CBN
0.2
0.0
0.3
-0.1
0.0
33
RP
1
1924
1924
CBN
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
34
RP
1
1923
1923
TT
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
35
RF
1
1923
1923
SLS/TT
0.2
0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
36
CF
1
1922
1922
PRS
0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
37
SP
1
1923
1923
SLS
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
38
2B
2
1923
1924
BBS/CBN
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
39
SP
1
1923
1923
TT
0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.2
-0.0
40
RF
1
1922
1922
PRS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
41
2B
1
1923
1923
TT
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
42
LF
1
1922
1922
PRS
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
43
SP
1
1922
1922
PRS
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
44
CF
1
1923
1923
TT
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
45
1B
1
1924
1924
CBN
0.1
0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
46
CF
1
1923
1923
BBS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
47
1B
1
1924
1924
CBN
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
48
LF
1
1923
1923
BBS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
49
RP
1
1923
1923
TT
0.0
0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
50
3B
1
1923
1923
TT
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
51
SS
1
1923
1923
BBS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
52
C
2
1923
1924
CBN/TT
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
53
-
1
1924
1924
CBN
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
54
SS
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
55
-
1
1923
1923
SLS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
56
-
1
1923
1923
TT
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
57
SS
1
1924
1924
CBN
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
58
1B
1
1922
1922
PRS
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
59
C
1
1923
1923
TT
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
60
1B
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
61
SS
1
1923
1923
SLS
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
62
C
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
63
SS
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
64
SS
1
1924
1924
CBN
-0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
65
1B
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
66
-
1
1923
1923
TT
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
67
1B
1
1922
1922
PRS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
68
CF
1
1924
1924
CBN
-0.1
0.5
-0.6
0.0
-0.0
69
2B
1
1923
1923
TT
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
70
C
1
1923
1923
TT
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
71
C
1
1924
1924
CBN
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
72
C
1
1923
1923
SLS
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
73
RP
1
1922
1922
PRS
-0.1
-0.1
0.1
-0.1
-0.0
74
3B
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
75
1B
1
1922
1922
PRS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
76
1B
1
1923
1923
TT
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
77
CF
1
1923
1923
SLS
-0.1
0.8
-0.8
0.0
-0.1
78
LF
1
1923
1923
TT
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
79
SS
1
1924
1924
CBN
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
80
C
1
1924
1924
CBN
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.0
81
-
1
1924
1924
CBN
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
82
-
1
1922
1922
PRS
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.0
83
-
1
1923
1923
SLS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
84
-
1
1924
1924
CBN
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
85
SS
1
1923
1923
TT
-0.2
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
86
RF
1
1923
1923
TT
-0.2
0.6
-0.8
0.0
-0.1
87
2B
1
1923
1923
SLS
-0.3
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
88
RF
1
1924
1924
CBN
-0.3
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.1
89
-
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
90
C
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.1
91
CF
1
1923
1923
TT
-0.3
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
92
2B
1
1923
1923
SLS
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
93
LF
1
1923
1923
SLS
-0.3
0.8
-0.3
-0.6
-0.1
94
2B
1
1923
1923
TT
-0.3
0.3
-0.1
-0.5
0.0
95
SP
1
1923
1923
SLS/TT
-0.3
-0.4
-0.1
0.2
-0.0
96
RP
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.4
-0.1
97
3B
1
1923
1923
SLS
-0.3
0.3
-0.7
0.0
0.1
98
3B
1
1924
1924
CBN
-0.3
-0.0
-0.4
0.0
0.1
99
-
1
1923
1923
TT
-0.3
-0.0
-0.1
-0.3
-0.0
100
RP
1
1924
1924
CBN
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
101
-
1
1922
1922
PRS
-0.4
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
102
SP
2
1923
1924
MULT
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
103
RP
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
104
1B
1
1923
1923
SLS
-0.5
-0.3
0.1
-0.2
-0.0
105
RP
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.5
0.2
0.0
-0.7
0.0
106
-
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
107
SS
1
1923
1923
SLS
-0.7
0.3
-1.2
0.0
0.2
108
C
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.7
-0.0
0.0
-0.7
0.0
109
1B
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.7
-0.0
110
CF
1
1924
1924
CBN
-0.7
0.1
-0.7
0.0
-0.0
111
LF
1
1923
1923
SLS
-0.7
0.7
-1.4
0.0
0.0
112
SP
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.9
-0.2
0.0
-0.7
0.0
113
SP
1
1923
1923
BBS
-0.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.8
0.0
114
2B
2
1923
1924
MULT
-1.0
-1.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
115
SS
2
1923
1924
CBN/TT
-1.1
-0.4
-0.8
0.0
0.2
116
SP
1
1923
1923
BBS
-1.1
0.0
0.0
-1.1
0.0
117
-
1
1923
1923
TT
-1.1
0.0
0.0
-1.1
0.0
118
1B
2
1923
1924
SLS/CBN
-1.2
-0.5
-0.5
0.0
-0.2
119
SP
1
1923
1923
BBS
-1.3
0.1
0.0
-1.4
0.0
120
RF
1
1924
1924
CBN
-1.5
0.4
0.0
-1.8
-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