Lester Lockett - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Lester Lockett



Lester Lockett
(Buck)

Born: March 25, 1912 in Princeton, IN
Died: October 4, 2005 in Chicago, IL
          (93 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 185
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Oak Woods Cemetery (Chicago, IL)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
SL2
NAL
25
2B
6
19
19
2
8
2
3
0
8
1
0
0
0
.421
.421
.842
1.263
252
BBB
NAL
26
SS
9
36
31
3
1
1
0
0
2
0
5
0
0
.032
.167
.065
.231
-32
CAG
NAL
27
2B
4
13
13
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.077
.077
.077
.154
-56
29
3B
25
90
87
16
23
3
0
0
13
2
3
0
.264
.289
.299
.588
80
NAL
30
3B
22
89
82
10
20
1
1
0
13
2
7
0
.244
.303
.280
.584
80
BBB
MULT
31
LF
45
193
177
17
40
5
1
1
24
1
12
0
4
0
.226
.275
.282
.558
75
BBB
32
LF
23
84
79
6
18
4
0
0
12
1
4
0
1
0
.228
.265
.278
.544
71
BBB
NAL
33
LF
23
94
87
12
24
5
2
0
11
0
3
1
3
.276
.308
.379
.687
101
NAL
34
LF
16
62
53
15
11
0
0
0
2
0
7
0
2
.208
.300
.208
.508
50
BEG
NN2
35
3B
66
278
248
38
78
12
3
1
45
5
24
2
4
.315
.380
.399
.779
113
10
6
3B
239
958
876
119
224
33
10
2
131
12
65
3
14
0
.256
.309
.323
.632
85
162 Game Average
649
594
81
152
22
7
1
89
8
44
3
9
0
.256
.309
.323
.632
85
 
Team Lg Pos
1
St. Louis Stars II
2B
6
19
19
2
8
2
3
0
8
1
0
0
0
.421
.421
.842
1.263
252
7
Birmingham Black Barons
3B
132
531
490
63
118
18
4
1
69
5
32
1
8
0
.241
.289
.300
.589
80
2
Chicago American Giants
2B
14
54
50
3
8
1
0
0
5
1
4
0
.160
.222
.180
.402
25
1
Philadelphia Stars
SS
7
23
23
0
3
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
.130
.130
.130
.261
-23
1
Indianapolis Clowns
3B
14
53
46
13
9
0
0
0
1
0
5
0
2
.196
.275
.196
.470
39
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
3B
66
278
248
38
78
12
3
1
45
5
24
2
4
.315
.380
.399
.779
113



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
SL2
NAL
19
.546
.323
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.421
.107
BBB
NAL
36
.142
.325
13.9%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.032
.096
CAG
NAL
13
.073
.325
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.098
90
.283
.307
3.3%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.034
.086
NAL
89
.287
.308
7.9%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.037
.078
BBB
MULT
193
.269
.309
6.2%
7.5%
0.5%
0.4%
.056
.070
BBB
84
.263
.306
4.8%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.051
.069
BBB
NAL
94
.311
.318
3.2%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.103
.090
NAL
62
.260
.329
11.3%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
BEG
NN2
278
.368
.343
8.6%
8.9%
0.4%
1.0%
.085
.104
10
6
958
.302
.322
6.8%
8.0%
0.2%
0.7%
.067
.086
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
St. Louis Stars II
19
.546
.323
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.421
.107
7
Birmingham Black Barons
531
.282
.311
6.0%
7.4%
0.2%
0.5%
.059
.077
2
Chicago American Giants
54
.204
.312
7.4%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.020
.084
1
Philadelphia Stars
23
.123
.316
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.102
1
Indianapolis Clowns
53
.238
.329
9.4%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
278
.368
.343
8.6%
8.9%
0.4%
1.0%
.085
.104

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