Leniel Hooker - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Leniel Hooker



Leniel Charlie Hooker
(Elbow)

Born: June 28, 1916 in Sanford, NC
Died: December 18, 1977 in Newark, NJ
          (61 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 169
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Notes:


• Buried: Glendale Cemetery (Bloomfield, NJ)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
7
1940
1948
NE
13.2
-0.9
0.0
14.1
-0.0
2
SP
4
1941
1946
MULT
12.3
3.3
-0.2
9.1
0.1
3
CF
8
1940
1948
NE/NST
11.4
11.4
-0.2
0.0
0.3
4
1B
9
1940
1948
MULT
10.5
10.2
1.8
-0.2
-1.2
5
2B
5
1942
1947
NE
8.5
7.2
0.7
0.0
0.6
6
LF
9
1940
1948
MULT
5.9
7.5
0.0
-0.7
-0.9
7
SP
3
1946
1948
NE
5.7
-0.0
0.0
5.8
0.0
8
SP
6
1940
1945
NE/NOS
5.1
-0.2
0.0
5.3
-0.0
9
RF
6
1943
1948
NE/NST
3.1
4.2
-0.1
0.0
-1.0
10
3B
2
1946
1947
NE
2.5
2.7
-0.3
0.0
0.1
11
SP
2
1944
1945
NST/NE
2.4
-0.1
0.0
2.5
0.0
12
C
7
1940
1947
NE/NAS
2.4
1.5
0.5
0.0
0.4
13
SS
2
1942
1945
NST/NE
2.2
1.7
0.1
0.0
0.4
14
RF
4
1940
1945
MULT
2.1
2.8
-0.3
0.0
-0.4
15
SP
1
1943
1943
NAS/PS
1.8
0.6
-0.0
1.2
-0.1
16
CF
1
1943
1943
NAS/PS
1.5
0.7
0.8
0.0
-0.0
17
RF
1
1943
1943
NOS/PS
1.4
1.1
-0.0
0.4
-0.1
18
SS
2
1940
1942
NE
1.3
1.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
19
LF
4
1940
1944
NE
1.2
1.4
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
20
3B
2
1947
1948
NE
1.1
1.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
21
CF
4
1945
1948
NE
1.0
1.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
22
1B
1
1943
1943
NOS/PS
0.8
0.9
0.1
0.0
-0.2
23
RP
1
1947
1947
NE
0.8
0.1
0.0
0.7
0.0
24
SS
1
1943
1943
MULT
0.7
0.6
0.1
0.0
0.1
25
1B
4
1940
1945
NE
0.7
1.1
0.0
0.0
-0.4
26
SP
2
1944
1945
NE
0.7
-0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
27
3B
4
1940
1946
NE
0.7
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.2
28
C
5
1940
1947
NE
0.6
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.3
29
RP
1
1945
1945
NE/NST
0.6
-0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
30
2B
2
1942
1944
NE
0.6
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.3
31
SP
1
1943
1943
PS
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
32
RP
1
1943
1943
PS/NAS
0.5
-0.2
0.5
0.2
0.0
33
RP
1
1947
1947
NE
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
34
SS
2
1946
1948
NE
0.4
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.1
35
-
1
1943
1943
NOS
0.4
-0.0
0.4
0.0
0.0
36
3B
1
1943
1943
PS/NOS
0.4
0.6
-0.2
0.0
0.0
37
2B
1
1943
1943
PS
0.4
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
38
-
1
1948
1948
NE
0.4
-0.2
0.5
0.0
0.0
39
C
1
1943
1943
NAS/PS
0.4
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.1
40
SP
1
1940
1940
NE
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
-0.0
41
SP
5
1943
1948
NE
0.3
0.4
-0.3
0.3
-0.0
42
SP
1
1943
1943
PS
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
43
SP
1
1948
1948
NE
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
44
SP
1
1943
1943
PS
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
45
2B
1
1940
1940
NE
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
46
C
1
1948
1948
NE
0.3
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
47
RP
1
1940
1940
NE
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
48
C
1
1943
1943
NE
0.3
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
49
SS
1
1948
1948
NE
0.3
0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.4
50
RP
1
1940
1940
NE
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
51
RP
1
1946
1946
NE
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
52
RP
2
1943
1945
NST/PS
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
53
RP
1
1940
1940
NE
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
54
SP
3
1945
1947
NE
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
55
RP
1
1947
1947
NE
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.2
-0.0
56
RF
2
1940
1941
NE
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
57
LF
1
1943
1943
PS/NAS
0.1
0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
58
C
1
1943
1943
PS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
59
2B
1
1943
1943
PS
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
60
LF
1
1942
1942
NE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
61
LF
1
1941
1941
NE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
62
C
1
1948
1948
NE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
63
-
2
1943
1947
NE/NOS
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
64
RP
1
1944
1944
NE
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
65
C
1
1941
1941
NE
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
66
SS
1
1941
1941
NE
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
67
-
1
1943
1943
PS
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
68
RF
1
1942
1942
NE
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
69
RP
1
1943
1943
PS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
70
RP
1
1945
1945
NE
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
-
1
1948
1948
NE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
72
C
1
1944
1944
NE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
73
CF
1
1944
1944
NE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
74
SS
1
1943
1943
PS
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
75
2B
1
1941
1941
NE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
76
SS
1
1943
1943
PS
0.0
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.1
77
RP
2
1943
1947
NE/NAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
78
LF
1
1941
1941
NE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
79
-
1
1943
1943
PS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
80
2B
1
1943
1943
NE
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
81
-
1
1943
1943
NOS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
-
1
1942
1942
NE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
83
-
1
1943
1943
NOS
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
84
LF
1
1945
1945
NE
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
85
-
1
1947
1947
NE
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
86
-
1
1948
1948
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
87
C
1
1946
1946
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
88
-
1
1943
1943
NOS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
89
-
1
1948
1948
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
90
3B
1
1945
1945
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
91
-
1
1941
1941
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
92
-
1
1941
1941
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
-
1
1947
1947
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
94
-
1
1945
1945
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
-
1
1944
1944
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
96
C
1
1943
1943
NE
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
97
2B
1
1945
1945
NE
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
98
C
1
1941
1941
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
99
C
1
1945
1945
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
100
-
1
1943
1943
NOS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
101
C
1
1944
1944
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
102
RP
1
1943
1943
PS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
103
RP
1
1940
1940
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
104
3B
1
1942
1942
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
105
-
1
1943
1943
PS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
106
2B
1
1940
1940
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
107
CF
1
1940
1940
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
108
-
1
1945
1945
NST
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
109
SS
1
1943
1943
PS
-0.0
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
110
SS
1
1944
1944
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
111
LF
1
1942
1942
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
112
LF
1
1942
1942
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
113
1B
1
1943
1943
PS
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
114
1B
1
1940
1940
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
115
SS
1
1946
1946
NE
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
116
-
1
1943
1943
NE
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
117
-
1
1943
1943
NE
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
118
3B
1
1946
1946
NE
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
2B
1
1943
1943
NAS
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
120
RF
1
1940
1940
NE
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
121
CF
2
1941
1943
NE/NOS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
122
SS
1
1944
1944
NE
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
123
-
1
1948
1948
NE
-0.1
-0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
124
RP
1
1945
1945
NE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
125
-
1
1948
1948
NE
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
126
1B
2
1943
1945
MULT
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.0
127
-
1
1940
1940
NE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
128
3B
1
1943
1943
NAS/PS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
129
RF
2
1941
1945
NE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.2
130
-
1
1942
1942
NE
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
131
-
1
1943
1943
PS
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
132
-
2
1943
1947
NE
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
133
-
1
1947
1947
NE
-0.2
0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
134
-
1
1947
1947
NE
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
135
RP
1
1943
1943
NE
-0.2
0.2
-0.0
-0.3
-0.0
136
-
1
1943
1943
PS
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
137
RP
1
1947
1947
NE
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
138
RF
1
1944
1944
NE
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
139
-
1
1943
1943
NE
-0.2
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.1
140
-
1
1945
1945
NST
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
141
RF
1
1943
1943
NE
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
142
CF
1
1944
1944
NE
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
143
-
1
1943
1943
NOS
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
144
SS
1
1944
1944
NE
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
145
-
1
1943
1943
PS
-0.3
-0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
146
CF
2
1941
1942
NE
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
147
-
1
1947
1947
NE
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
148
RP
1
1943
1943
PS
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
149
LF
2
1940
1941
NE
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
150
C
4
1942
1946
NE/NOS
-0.3
-0.7
0.1
0.0
0.3
151
CF
1
1944
1944
NE
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
-0.0
152
-
1
1947
1947
NE
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
153
SS
1
1946
1946
NE
-0.4
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
0.1
154
-
1
1943
1943
NOS
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
155
3B
1
1945
1945
NE
-0.4
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
156
-
1
1943
1943
PS
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
157
-
1
1941
1941
NE
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
158
SS
2
1941
1944
NE
-0.4
-0.6
0.0
0.0
0.2
159
RP
1
1948
1948
NE
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
160
-
1
1945
1945
NST
-0.4
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
161
-
1
1946
1946
NE
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
162
SS
2
1943
1944
MULT
-0.5
-1.1
0.4
0.0
0.2
163
-
1
1944
1944
NE
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
164
-
1
1940
1940
NE
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
165
-
1
1940
1940
NE
-0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
166
-
1
1948
1948
NE
-0.6
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.1
167
RP
1
1943
1943
PS
-0.6
0.1
-0.2
-0.5
-0.0
168
-
1
1945
1945
NE
-0.7
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
169
LF
3
1941
1943
NE
-0.8
0.3
0.0
-0.8
-0.2
170
RP
1
1943
1943
PS
-0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
171
2B
1
1943
1943
PS
-0.8
-0.2
-0.6
0.0
0.0
172
SP
1
1948
1948
NE
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.6
0.0
173
-
1
1943
1943
NE
-0.8
-0.3
-0.5
0.0
0.0
174
-
1
1946
1946
NE
-0.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.8
0.0
175
-
2
1947
1948
NE
-1.2
-1.3
-0.4
0.0
0.5
176
3B
5
1942
1946
MULT
-1.5
-2.1
0.4
0.0
0.2
177
C
4
1944
1948
NE
-1.6
-1.0
-0.7
0.0
0.1
178
SP
5
1941
1946
NE
-1.8
-0.1
0.0
-1.7
0.0

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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