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Bob Griffith



Robert Lee Griffith
(Schoolboy)

Born: October 1, 1912 in Liberty, TN
Died: November 8, 1977 in Indianapolis, IN
          (65 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 160
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Notes:


• College: Tennessee State University (Nashville, TN)
• Buried: Salem Baptist Church Cemetery (Liberty, TN)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
NEG
NN2
21
SP
2
3
.400
7
5
3
0
0
37.2
23
17
35
1
14
25
0
1
164
4.06
108
22
SP
3
3
.500
10
5
4
0
1
51.2
28
21
47
3
23
33
0
0
0
226
3.66
144
MULT
23
SP
7
5
.583
18
14
4
0
3
84.1
47
35
85
2
37
49
0
0
370
3.74
127
WEG
NN2
24
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
2
0
0
17.0
11
11
17
1
6
13
0
0
74
5.82
91
BEG
NN2
25
SP
4
4
.500
13
10
9
0
2
82.0
43
35
81
4
17
36
0
1
345
3.84
127
JNL
MEX
27
SP
7
6
.538
15
10
7
0
86.1
52
46
90
33
56
0
1
375
4.80
98
BEG
NN2
28
SP
2
1
.667
5
2
1
0
0
21.0
13
9
23
8
14
0
1
3.86
106
NBY
NN2
29
SP
0
2
.000
10
5
0
0
0
42.2
38
22
66
14
27
0
0
4.64
86
NBY
NN2
30
SP
0
4
.000
11
4
2
1
0
56.2
48
36
64
2
18
22
2
1
252
5.72
90
NBY
NN2
33
SP
2
4
.333
11
6
3
0
0
46.0
33
28
61
18
12
0
1
5.48
80
NBY
NN2
34
RP
0
6
.000
12
4
2
0
0
51.2
39
32
66
8
13
29
1
1
234
5.57
74
35
SP
3
1
.750
10
4
2
1
0
37.1
20
18
46
3
16
20
0
0
0
170
4.34
78
12
6
SP
31
40
.437
124
71
39
2
6
614.1
395
310
681
24
217
336
3
0
7
2210
4.54
100
162 Game Average
11
14
.437
43
25
14
1
2
214.1
138
108
237
12
76
117
1
0
2
963
4.54
100
 
Team Lg Pos
11
Negro Leagues
23
34
.404
107
60
32
2
5
519.0
339
262
581
23
183
274
3
0
6
1797
4.54
99
1
vs Latin Leagues
7
6
.538
15
10
7
0
86.1
52
46
90
33
56
0
1
375
4.80
98
1
vs Major Leagues
1
0
1.000
2
1
0
0
1
9.0
4
2
10
1
1
6
0
0
38
2.00
162
 
Team Lg Pos
6
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
18
15
.545
50
35
23
0
5
274.1
145
114
260
9
97
154
0
3
1084
3.74
127
1
West All Stars
-
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
2.0
4
3
4
0
3
3
0
0
0
13
13.50
50
1
NNL All Stars II
SP
1
2
.333
4
3
0
0
1
17.1
16
11
24
2
5
13
0
0
82
5.71
98
1
Tecolotes de Nuevo Laredo
SP
7
6
.538
15
10
7
0
86.1
52
46
90
33
56
0
1
375
4.80
98
5
New York Black Yankees
SP
5
17
.227
53
23
9
2
0
232.1
177
135
300
13
78
108
3
3
646
5.23
82
1
East All Stars
-
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
2.0
1
1
3
0
1
2
0
0
0
10
4.50
23



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
NEG
NN2
21
SP
37.2
1.30
1.42
15.2%
12.7%
8.5%
7.8%
1.79
1.63
0.6%
0.9%
22
SP
51.2
1.35
1.56
14.6%
11.6%
10.2%
12.7%
1.43
1.27
1.3%
1.8%
MULT
23
SP
84.1
1.45
1.48
13.2%
16.0%
10.0%
8.4%
1.32
1.52
0.5%
1.0%
WEG
NN2
24
SP
17.0
1.35
1.51
17.6%
11.4%
8.1%
8.2%
2.17
1.39
1.4%
1.4%
BEG
NN2
25
SP
82.0
1.20
1.46
10.4%
11.5%
4.9%
9.2%
2.12
1.24
1.2%
1.4%
JNL
MEX
27
SP
86.1
1.42
1.54
14.9%
12.1%
8.8%
9.6%
1.70
1.25
BEG
NN2
28
SP
21.0
1.48
1.37
15.1%
10.1%
8.6%
7.8%
1.75
1.30
NBY
NN2
29
SP
42.2
1.88
1.35
13.2%
12.0%
6.8%
8.8%
1.93
1.35
NBY
NN2
30
SP
56.2
1.45
1.57
8.7%
11.4%
7.1%
9.4%
1.22
1.21
0.8%
0.7%
NBY
NN2
33
SP
46.0
1.72
1.43
5.6%
11.9%
8.4%
8.4%
0.67
1.42
NBY
NN2
34
RP
51.2
1.53
1.44
12.4%
13.1%
5.6%
8.8%
2.23
1.50
3.4%
0.9%
35
SP
37.1
1.66
1.35
11.8%
13.8%
9.4%
8.4%
1.25
1.60
1.8%
0.8%
12
6
SP
614.1
1.46
1.47
12.3%
12.1%
8.0%
8.9%
1.55
1.37
1.3%
1.1%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
11
Negro Leagues
519.0
1.47
1.46
11.9%
11.9%
7.9%
8.8%
1.50
1.37
1.3%
1.2%
1
vs Latin Leagues
86.1
1.42
1.54
14.9%
12.1%
8.8%
9.6%
1.70
1.25
1
vs Major Leagues
9.0
1.22
1.29
15.8%
24.7%
2.6%
8.2%
6.00
3.01
2.6%
0.6%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
6
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
274.1
1.30
1.47
13.1%
11.5%
8.2%
8.6%
1.59
1.34
0.8%
1.4%
1
West All Stars
-
2.0
3.50
1.81
23.1%
12.0%
23.1%
16.6%
1.00
0.72
0.0%
2.2%
1
NNL All Stars II
SP
17.1
1.67
1.51
15.9%
17.8%
6.1%
8.4%
2.60
2.23
2.4%
0.7%
1
Tecolotes de Nuevo Laredo
SP
86.1
1.42
1.54
14.9%
12.1%
8.8%
9.6%
1.70
1.25
5
New York Black Yankees
SP
232.1
1.63
1.44
10.1%
12.3%
7.3%
8.8%
1.38
1.40
2.0%
0.8%
1
East All Stars
-
2.0
2.00
0.84
20.0%
13.9%
10.0%
8.2%
2.00
1.68
0.0%
0.9%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
NEG
NN2
21
SP
7
164
143
23
35
4
1
1
3
14
25
1
6
3
.245
.316
.308
.624
22
SP
10
226
198
28
47
4
4
3
5
0
23
33
0
0
4
0
4
.237
.317
.343
.660
MULT
23
SP
18
370
321
47
85
13
4
2
5
37
49
0
12
5
.265
.341
.349
.690
WEG
NN2
24
SP
2
74
68
11
17
4
0
1
1
6
13
0
0
1
.250
.311
.353
.664
BEG
NN2
25
SP
13
345
318
43
81
9
3
4
2
17
36
1
9
2
.255
.295
.340
.634
JNL
MEX
27
SP
15
375
52
90
33
56
1
BEG
NN2
28
SP
5
13
23
8
14
1
NBY
NN2
29
SP
10
38
66
14
27
0
NBY
NN2
30
SP
11
252
231
48
64
10
5
2
6
18
22
1
1
.277
.332
.390
.722
NBY
NN2
33
SP
11
33
61
18
12
1
NBY
NN2
34
RP
12
234
217
39
66
11
3
8
4
13
29
1
3
5
.304
.346
.493
.839
35
SP
10
170
149
20
46
9
4
3
2
0
16
20
0
0
4
1
2
.309
.373
.483
.857
12
6
SP
124
2210
1645
395
681
64
24
24
28
0
217
336
0
7
39
1
22
.268
.328
.380
.708
 
Team Lg Pos
11
Negro Leagues
107
1797
1609
339
581
62
24
23
27
0
183
274
0
6
38
1
21
.268
.329
.379
.708
1
vs Latin Leagues
15
375
52
90
33
56
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
vs Major Leagues
2
38
36
4
10
2
0
1
1
1
6
0
1
1
.278
.297
.417
.714
 
Team Lg Pos
6
Baltimore Elite Giants
SP
50
1084
964
145
260
29
10
9
14
97
154
3
29
14
.246
.311
.325
.636
1
West All Stars
-
1
13
9
4
4
0
0
0
1
0
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
.444
.583
.444
1.028
1
NNL All Stars II
SP
4
82
75
16
24
5
2
2
1
5
13
0
2
1
.320
.363
.520
.883
1
Tecolotes de Nuevo Laredo
SP
15
375
52
90
33
56
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
5
New York Black Yankees
SP
53
646
589
177
300
29
12
13
12
78
108
3
8
7
.294
.347
.450
.797
1
East All Stars
-
1
10
8
1
3
1
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
.375
.400
.500
.900

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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