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Ad Lankford



Louis Adward Lankford

Last name also spelled Langford
Born: January 20, 1882 in Canton, MO
Died: June 1967 in New York, NY
          (85 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
SLG
WES
30
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
7
6
15
1
4
5
0
0
47
6.00
58
PHG
EAS
31
SP
3
3
.500
6
6
6
0
0
54.1
33
21
53
1
18
25
0
8
239
3.48
87
EAS
32
SP
2
1
.667
4
4
3
0
0
30.0
13
8
28
0
7
21
0
3
129
2.40
166
NLG
EAS
33
SP
7
2
.778
10
8
8
0
0
80.2
43
26
79
2
26
43
4
3
350
2.90
120
BRK
FHL
33
SP
1
1
.500
3
2
2
0
0
22.2
13
10
22
1
8
16
0
1
100
3.97
78
NLS
EAS
34
SP
4
5
.444
11
9
6
0
0
74.0
78
64
119
2
34
26
1
3
364
7.78
52
MULT
EAS
35
SP
2
1
.667
4
3
3
0
1
25.2
15
12
31
0
9
13
0
0
116
4.21
97
EAS
36
SP
3
3
.500
8
7
5
1
0
56.1
30
19
63
0
20
21
1
1
245
3.04
116
PRC
EAS
38
RF
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
5.1
6
5
9
0
2
1
0
0
28
8.44
30
8
8
SP
22
18
.550
48
41
34
1
1
358.0
238
171
419
7
128
171
6
19
1618
4.30
84
162 Game Average
17
14
.550
37
31
26
1
1
273.2
182
131
320
5
98
131
5
15
1236
4.30
84
 
Team Lg Pos
1
St. Louis Stars I
RP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
7
6
15
1
4
5
0
0
47
6.00
58
2
Philadelphia Giants II
SP
4
3
.571
7
7
7
0
0
63.1
36
24
61
1
19
31
0
8
273
3.41
91
1
New York Colored Giants II
-
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
4
2
8
0
2
5
0
0
34
2.25
177
2
New York Lincoln Stars
SP
6
5
.545
14
12
8
0
0
96.0
87
70
139
2
39
42
1
6
459
6.56
62
2
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
9
2
.818
13
11
10
1
0
101.0
47
29
98
2
34
53
4
4
438
2.58
132
1
Breakers Hotel
RP
1
1
.500
3
2
2
0
0
22.2
13
10
22
1
8
16
0
1
100
3.97
78
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
RP
1
0
1.000
2
1
1
0
1
8.2
5
3
12
0
6
4
0
0
44
3.12
138
3
Pennsylvania Red Caps
SP
1
5
.167
7
6
4
0
0
49.1
39
27
64
0
16
15
1
0
223
4.93
73



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
SLG
WES
30
SP
9.0
2.11
1.29
10.6%
12.7%
8.5%
6.6%
1.25
1.94
2.1%
0.7%
PHG
EAS
31
SP
54.1
1.31
1.29
10.5%
14.2%
7.5%
7.1%
1.39
2.00
0.4%
0.4%
EAS
32
SP
30.0
1.17
1.51
16.3%
12.8%
5.4%
7.9%
3.00
1.63
0.0%
0.5%
NLG
EAS
33
SP
80.2
1.30
1.32
12.3%
13.5%
7.4%
8.7%
1.65
1.56
0.6%
0.3%
BRK
FHL
33
SP
22.2
1.32
1.20
16.0%
21.3%
8.0%
10.7%
2.00
2.00
1.0%
0.6%
NLS
EAS
34
SP
74.0
2.07
1.47
7.1%
12.1%
9.3%
8.9%
0.76
1.36
0.5%
0.6%
MULT
EAS
35
SP
25.2
1.56
1.49
11.2%
11.8%
7.8%
9.3%
1.44
1.28
0.0%
0.3%
EAS
36
SP
56.1
1.47
1.46
8.6%
11.5%
8.2%
8.4%
1.05
1.34
0.0%
0.4%
PRC
EAS
38
RF
5.1
2.06
1.18
3.6%
12.1%
7.1%
7.3%
0.50
1.65
0.0%
0.1%
8
8
SP
358.0
1.53
1.39
10.6%
13.3%
7.9%
8.5%
1.34
1.58
0.4%
0.4%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
St. Louis Stars I
RP
9.0
2.11
1.29
10.6%
12.7%
8.5%
6.6%
1.25
1.94
2.1%
0.7%
2
Philadelphia Giants II
SP
63.1
1.26
1.31
11.4%
13.9%
7.0%
7.4%
1.63
1.90
0.4%
0.4%
1
New York Colored Giants II
-
8.0
1.25
1.51
14.7%
12.7%
5.9%
7.8%
2.50
1.63
0.0%
0.5%
2
New York Lincoln Stars
SP
96.0
1.85
1.48
9.2%
12.3%
8.5%
8.7%
1.08
1.42
0.4%
0.6%
2
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
101.0
1.31
1.32
12.1%
13.2%
7.8%
8.5%
1.56
1.55
0.5%
0.3%
1
Breakers Hotel
RP
22.2
1.32
1.20
16.0%
21.3%
8.0%
10.7%
2.00
2.00
1.0%
0.6%
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
RP
8.2
2.08
1.54
9.1%
11.7%
13.6%
9.5%
0.67
1.24
0.0%
0.3%
3
Pennsylvania Red Caps
SP
49.1
1.62
1.51
6.7%
11.4%
7.2%
8.8%
0.94
1.30
0.0%
0.3%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
SLG
WES
30
SP
1
47
42
7
15
2
1
1
3
4
5
0
1
1
.357
.413
.524
.937
PHG
EAS
31
SP
6
239
208
33
53
8
3
1
15
18
25
8
5
3
.255
.338
.337
.674
EAS
32
SP
4
129
117
13
28
3
1
0
1
7
21
3
2
3
.239
.299
.282
.581
NLG
EAS
33
SP
10
350
310
43
79
7
0
2
19
26
43
3
11
10
.255
.319
.297
.615
BRK
FHL
33
SP
3
100
88
13
22
1
1
1
0
8
16
1
3
2
.250
.320
.318
.638
NLS
EAS
34
SP
11
364
318
78
119
25
6
2
17
34
26
3
9
6
.374
.439
.509
.949
MULT
EAS
35
SP
4
116
101
15
31
3
0
0
0
9
13
0
6
3
.307
.364
.337
.700
EAS
36
SP
8
245
217
30
63
8
1
0
3
20
21
1
7
6
.290
.353
.336
.689
PRC
EAS
38
RF
1
28
24
6
9
2
1
0
0
2
1
0
2
1
.375
.423
.542
.965
8
8
SP
48
1618
1425
238
419
59
14
7
58
128
171
19
46
35
.294
.360
.370
.730
 
Team Lg Pos
1
St. Louis Stars I
RP
1
47
42
7
15
2
1
1
3
4
5
0
1
1
.357
.413
.524
.937
2
Philadelphia Giants II
SP
7
273
239
36
61
8
3
1
15
19
31
8
7
4
.255
.331
.326
.657
1
New York Colored Giants II
-
1
34
31
4
8
1
0
0
0
2
5
0
1
1
.258
.303
.290
.593
2
New York Lincoln Stars
SP
14
459
404
87
139
27
7
2
18
39
42
6
10
8
.344
.410
.460
.870
2
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
13
438
386
47
98
9
0
2
19
34
53
4
14
13
.254
.321
.293
.614
1
Breakers Hotel
RP
3
100
88
13
22
1
1
1
0
8
16
1
3
2
.250
.320
.318
.638
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
RP
2
44
36
5
12
1
0
0
0
6
4
0
2
1
.333
.429
.361
.790
3
Pennsylvania Red Caps
SP
7
223
199
39
64
10
2
0
3
16
15
0
8
5
.322
.372
.392
.764

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