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Granville Lyons



Granville Henry Lyons Jr.


Born: July 16, 1908 in Nashville, TN
Died: April 14, 1953 in Nashville, TN
          (44 years old)

Bats:
Throws:
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 170
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Notes:


• Buried: Greenwood Cemetery (Nashville, TN)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
ID
NN2
24
1B
31
132
118
17
32
5
4
2
11
0
7
1
6
.271
.317
.432
.750
100
23
1B
27
103
100
6
25
3
2
0
6
3
2
0
1
.250
.265
.320
.585
81
PS
NN2
26
1B
30
105
95
16
25
3
0
1
12
0
7
0
3
.263
.314
.326
.640
60
28
1B
18
73
70
4
15
1
2
0
6
0
2
1
0
.214
.247
.286
.532
52
NN2
25
1B
13
53
49
6
16
2
0
0
8
0
3
0
1
.327
.365
.367
.733
102
BEG
NN2
33
1B
8
31
30
3
6
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
.200
.226
.233
.459
32
BEG
NN2
29
RF
1
4
4
0
2
1
1
0
3
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
1.250
1.750
344
7
7
1B
128
501
466
52
121
16
9
3
47
3
22
2
11
.260
.296
.352
.648
79
162 Game Average
634
590
66
153
20
11
4
59
5
28
3
14
.260
.296
.352
.648
79
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Louisville Black Caps
1B
16
63
61
4
14
2
2
0
6
2
2
0
0
.230
.254
.328
.582
82
4
Baltimore Elite Giants
1B
31
118
113
9
31
5
1
0
10
1
3
0
2
.274
.293
.336
.629
79
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
1B
31
132
118
17
32
5
4
2
11
0
7
1
6
.271
.317
.432
.750
100
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
1B
2
10
9
2
4
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.444
.500
.444
.944
168
1
Philadelphia Stars
1B
30
105
95
16
25
3
0
1
12
0
7
0
3
.263
.314
.326
.640
60
1
South All Stars
-
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Memphis Red Sox
1B
17
71
68
4
15
1
2
0
6
0
2
1
0
.221
.254
.294
.548
58



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
103
.270
.298
1.9%
5.7%
0.0%
0.5%
.070
.077
ID
NN2
132
.320
.332
5.3%
6.7%
1.5%
1.1%
.161
.121
NN2
53
.345
.337
5.7%
7.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.041
.096
PS
NN2
105
.292
.358
6.7%
8.8%
1.0%
1.5%
.063
.138
73
.249
.320
2.7%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.071
.109
BEG
NN2
4
.724
.346
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.750
.130
BEG
NN2
31
.223
.332
3.2%
9.8%
0.0%
1.0%
.033
.095
7
7
501
.294
.329
4.4%
7.3%
0.6%
1.0%
.092
.109
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Louisville Black Caps
63
.273
.298
3.2%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.098
.072
4
Baltimore Elite Giants
118
.290
.323
2.5%
7.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.062
.094
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
132
.320
.332
5.3%
6.7%
1.5%
1.1%
.161
.121
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
10
.457
.330
10.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.094
1
Philadelphia Stars
105
.292
.358
6.7%
8.8%
1.0%
1.5%
.063
.138
1
South All Stars
2
.000
.401
0.0%
3.8%
0.0%
2.6%
.000
.203
1
Memphis Red Sox
71
.256
.318
2.8%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.074
.106

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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