Duke Markham - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Duke Markham



Melvin Markham
(Duke)
Real name Melvin Nesbit
Born: December 14, 1906 in Beech Springs, SC
Died: January 29, 1939 in Winston-Salem, NC
          (32 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
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Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
ND
NN2
28
LF
11
28
26
6
8
2
0
2
8
0
2
0
0
0
.308
.357
.615
.973
140
NE
NN2
29
CF
8
24
22
2
5
0
0
0
3
1
2
0
0
0
.227
.292
.227
.519
35
2
2
LF
19
52
48
8
13
2
0
2
11
1
4
0
0
0
.271
.327
.438
.764
91
162 Game Average
443
409
68
111
17
0
17
94
14
34
0
0
0
.271
.327
.438
.764
91
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Newark Dodgers
LF
11
28
26
6
8
2
0
2
8
0
2
0
0
0
.308
.357
.615
.973
140
1
Newark Eagles
-
8
24
22
2
5
0
0
0
3
1
2
0
0
0
.227
.292
.227
.519
35



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
ND
NN2
28
.415
.357
7.1%
8.8%
0.0%
0.9%
10.05
7.1%
1.5%
.308
.137
NE
NN2
24
.260
.351
8.3%
8.8%
0.0%
0.3%
32.38
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.127
2
2
52
.343
.354
7.7%
8.8%
0.0%
0.6%
20.36
3.8%
1.6%
.167
.133
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Newark Dodgers
28
.415
.357
7.1%
8.8%
0.0%
0.9%
10.05
7.1%
1.5%
.308
.137
1
Newark Eagles
24
.260
.351
8.3%
8.8%
0.0%
0.3%
32.38
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.127

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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