Monte Irvin - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Monte Irvin



Montford Merrill Irvin
(Mr. Murder)

Born: February 25, 1919 in Haleburg, AL
Died: January 11, 2016 in Houston, TX
          (96 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 195
Biographical
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1973
• High School: Orange HS (Orange, NJ)
• College: Lincoln University (Chester County, PA)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
19
SS
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
NE
20
3B
31
121
109
15
28
3
1
3
19
1
11
1
.257
.325
.385
.710
90
NE
NN2
21
CF
38
159
143
30
53
9
4
4
39
2
15
1
.371
.430
.573
1.004
164
NE
NN2
22
SS
40
169
147
33
59
12
1
7
47
8
13
9
.401
.450
.639
1.089
216
NE
NN2
23
CF
4
18
18
7
11
3
1
1
11
0
0
0
.611
.611
1.056
1.667
385
NE
NN2
24
CF
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
35
26
CF
7
24
21
3
8
1
0
0
4
0
2
0
1
.381
.435
.429
.863
167
7
2
SS
122
496
443
89
160
28
7
15
120
11
41
0
12
0
.361
.415
.558
.973
171
162 Game Average
659
588
118
212
37
9
20
159
15
54
0
16
0
.361
.415
.558
.973
171
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Negro Leagues
118
485
435
87
156
27
7
15
120
11
39
0
11
0
.359
.411
.556
.968
168
1
vs Major Leaguers
4
11
8
2
4
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
.500
.600
.625
1.225
329
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Newark Eagles
SS
118
485
435
87
156
27
7
15
120
11
39
0
11
0
.359
.411
.556
.968
168
1
Negro All Stars
-
4
11
8
2
4
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
.500
.600
.625
1.225
329



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NE
NN2
1
.000
.339
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.125
NE
121
.326
.341
9.1%
8.6%
2.5%
2.0%
.128
.119
NE
NN2
159
.448
.347
9.4%
9.5%
2.5%
1.4%
.203
.121
NE
NN2
169
.465
.316
7.7%
8.1%
4.1%
1.2%
.238
.102
NE
NN2
18
.764
.326
0.0%
9.6%
5.6%
1.0%
.444
.093
NE
NN2
4
.241
.354
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.104
24
.411
.314
8.3%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.048
.072
7
2
496
.431
.333
8.3%
8.7%
3.0%
1.4%
.196
.110
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
7
Negro Leagues
485
.429
.333
8.0%
8.8%
3.1%
1.4%
.198
.112
1
vs Major Leaguers
11
.548
.293
18.2%
7.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.125
.045
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
7
Newark Eagles
485
.429
.333
8.0%
8.8%
3.1%
1.4%
.198
.112
1
Negro All Stars
11
.548
.293
18.2%
7.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.125
.045

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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