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Bennie Lyons



Benjamin Jester Lyons


Born: April 1, 1882 in Indianapolis, IN


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Notes:


• Relatives: Jimmie Lyons (Brother)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
WBS
29
1B
4
15
15
2
2
1
0
1
4
0
0
0
0
.133
.133
.400
.533
53
WES
30
1B
8
31
29
5
6
0
1
1
6
0
2
0
0
.207
.258
.379
.637
79
ABC
WES
31
1B
9
34
33
6
9
2
2
3
8
0
1
0
0
.273
.294
.727
1.021
149
3
3
1B
21
80
77
13
17
3
3
5
18
0
3
0
0
.221
.250
.532
.782
100
162 Game Average
617
594
100
131
23
23
39
139
0
23
0
0
.221
.250
.532
.782
100
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Negro Leagues
20
76
73
13
17
3
3
5
18
0
3
0
0
.233
.263
.562
.825
111
1
vs Major Leagues
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
 
Team Lg Pos
1
West Baden Sprudels
1B
4
15
15
2
2
1
0
1
4
0
0
0
0
.133
.133
.400
.533
42
1
French Lick Plutos
1B
6
23
23
4
6
0
1
1
6
0
0
0
0
.261
.261
.478
.739
112
2
Indianapolis ABCs I
1B
11
42
39
7
9
2
2
3
8
0
3
0
0
.231
.286
.615
.901
115



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
WBS
15
.226
.320
0.0%
7.1%
6.7%
0.6%
.267
.087
WES
31
.297
.329
6.5%
7.1%
3.2%
0.5%
.172
.086
ABC
WES
34
.440
.364
2.9%
7.1%
8.8%
0.6%
.455
.107
3
3
80
.344
.342
3.8%
7.1%
6.3%
0.6%
.312
.095
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
3
Negro Leagues
76
.363
.345
3.9%
7.2%
6.6%
0.6%
.329
.098
1
vs Major Leagues
4
.000
.284
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.033
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
West Baden Sprudels
15
.226
.320
0.0%
7.1%
6.7%
0.6%
.267
.087
1
French Lick Plutos
23
.335
.321
0.0%
7.0%
4.3%
0.5%
.217
.085
2
Indianapolis ABCs I
42
.392
.361
7.1%
7.2%
7.1%
0.6%
.385
.105

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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