Rogers Hornsby - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Rogers Hornsby



Rogers Hornsby
(Rajah)

Born: April 27, 1896 in Winters, TX
Died: January 5, 1963 in Chicago, IL
          (66 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 175
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Notes:


• High School: North Side HS (Fort Worth, TX)
• Buried: Hornsby Bend Cemetery (Hornsby Bend, TX)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues
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Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
HML
NvM
40
2B
5
20
19
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
6
0
0
.105
.150
.105
.255
-23
VEZ
MEX
48
2B
2
2
1
0
1
1
0
0
3
0
1
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.000
3.000
654
2
2
2B
7
22
20
2
3
1
0
0
3
0
2
6
0
0
.150
.227
.200
.427
39
162 Game Average
509
463
46
69
23
0
0
69
0
46
243
0
0
.150
.227
.200
.427
39
 
Team Lg Pos
1
vs Major Leagues
5
20
19
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
6
0
0
.105
.150
.105
.255
-23
1
vs Latin Leagues
2
2
1
0
1
1
0
0
3
0
1
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.000
3.000
654
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Hornsby's Major League Stars
2B
5
20
19
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
6
0
0
.105
.150
.105
.255
-23
1
Azules de Veracruz
2B
2
2
1
0
1
1
0
0
3
0
1
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.000
3.000
654



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
HML
NvM
20
.127
.306
5.0%
7.0%
30.0%
1.9%
0.17
3.67
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.109
VEZ
MEX
2
1.058
.377
50.0%
11.3%
0.0%
5.9%
1.91
0.0%
0.8%
1.000
.107
2
2
22
.211
.313
9.1%
7.4%
27.3%
2.3%
0.33
3.51
0.0%
0.7%
.050
.109
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
vs Major Leagues
20
.127
.306
5.0%
7.0%
30.0%
1.9%
0.17
3.67
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.109
1
vs Latin Leagues
2
1.058
.377
50.0%
11.3%
0.0%
5.9%
1.91
0.0%
0.8%
1.000
.107
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Hornsby's Major League Stars
20
.127
.306
5.0%
7.0%
30.0%
1.9%
0.17
3.67
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.109
1
Azules de Veracruz
2
1.058
.377
50.0%
11.3%
0.0%
5.9%
1.91
0.0%
0.8%
1.000
.107

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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