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Verdell Mathis



Verdell Mathis
(Lefty)

Born: November 18, 1914 in Crawfordsville, AR
Died: October 30, 1998 in Memphis, TN
          (83 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 150
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
MRS
NAL
25
CF
1
3
.250
9
4
2
0
0
50.2
25
18
42
14
28
0
1
3.20
118
NAL
26
SP
2
2
.500
5
3
2
0
0
25.2
12
9
24
5
20
0
0
3.16
118
27
SP
4
5
.444
11
8
7
1
1
66.0
32
23
61
12
32
0
0
3.14
107
28
SP
6
4
.600
15
10
7
1
0
88.1
40
34
91
2
21
44
1
2
384
3.46
119
MRS
NAL
29
LF
1
1
.500
3
2
1
0
0
16.2
9
7
18
3
14
0
0
3.78
88
MRS
NAL
30
LF
2
1
.667
4
4
3
0
0
28.0
14
8
31
2
14
0
2
2.57
151
MRS
NAL
31
LF
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
3
2
6
2
6
0
0
2.25
184
MRS
NAL
32
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
6
5
8
1
5
5
0
0
39
5.00
83
MRS
NAL
33
SP
1
2
.333
4
3
1
0
0
21.1
16
13
26
2
11
16
0
0
100
5.48
84
9
4
SP
18
19
.486
53
36
25
2
1
313.2
157
119
307
5
75
179
1
5
523
3.41
116
162 Game Average
14
15
.486
40
28
19
2
1
239.2
120
91
235
10
57
137
1
4
1046
3.41
116
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Memphis Red Sox
SP
15
16
.484
46
30
22
1
1
275.2
134
98
270
4
67
155
1
4
412
3.20
122
1
Chicago American Giants
-
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
3.1
8
7
10
1
3
0
0
18.90
20
1
NAL All Stars
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
1
0
9.0
0
0
4
0
5
0
0
0.00
0
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
2
2
.500
5
4
2
0
0
25.2
15
14
23
1
7
16
0
1
111
4.91
98



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
MRS
NAL
25
CF
50.2
1.11
1.33
13.7%
14.3%
6.8%
8.2%
2.00
1.76
NAL
26
SP
25.2
1.13
1.22
19.2%
14.4%
4.8%
7.1%
4.00
2.03
27
SP
66.0
1.11
1.22
12.1%
6.2%
4.5%
3.7%
2.67
1.47
28
SP
88.1
1.27
1.37
11.5%
11.8%
5.5%
8.3%
2.10
1.52
0.5%
0.6%
MRS
NAL
29
LF
16.2
1.26
1.24
20.0%
11.5%
4.3%
7.0%
4.67
1.64
MRS
NAL
30
LF
28.0
1.18
1.36
12.0%
12.9%
1.7%
8.0%
7.00
1.61
MRS
NAL
31
LF
8.0
1.00
1.43
19.4%
14.0%
6.5%
8.6%
3.00
1.62
MRS
NAL
32
SP
9.0
1.44
1.49
12.8%
12.3%
12.8%
8.9%
1.00
1.39
2.6%
0.8%
MRS
NAL
33
SP
21.1
1.73
1.52
16.0%
12.7%
11.0%
8.7%
1.45
1.46
2.0%
0.9%
9
4
SP
313.2
1.22
1.33
13.6%
12.5%
5.7%
7.7%
2.39
1.60
1.0%
0.6%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
9
Memphis Red Sox
SP
275.2
1.22
1.34
13.4%
12.9%
5.8%
7.8%
2.31
1.68
1.0%
0.6%
1
Chicago American Giants
-
3.1
3.30
1.22
14.3%
14.3%
4.8%
7.0%
3.00
2.03
1
NAL All Stars
SP
9.0
0.44
0.44
16.7%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.00
0.00
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
25.2
1.17
1.50
14.4%
11.4%
6.3%
9.0%
2.29
1.26
0.9%
0.7%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
MRS
NAL
25
CF
9
25
42
14
28
1
NAL
26
SP
5
12
24
5
20
0
27
SP
11
32
61
12
32
0
28
SP
15
384
352
40
91
12
7
2
5
21
44
2
9
.259
.304
.349
.653
MRS
NAL
29
LF
3
9
18
3
14
0
MRS
NAL
30
LF
4
14
31
2
14
2
MRS
NAL
31
LF
1
3
6
2
6
0
MRS
NAL
32
SP
1
39
33
6
8
1
1
1
0
5
5
0
1
1
.242
.342
.424
.766
MRS
NAL
33
SP
4
100
86
16
26
4
1
2
1
11
16
0
3
0
.302
.381
.442
.823
9
4
SP
53
523
471
157
307
17
9
5
6
75
179
5
13
1
.265
.322
.372
.693
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Memphis Red Sox
SP
46
412
370
134
270
14
6
4
5
67
155
4
11
1
.276
.332
.378
.710
1
Chicago American Giants
-
1
8
10
1
3
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
NAL All Stars
SP
1
0
4
0
5
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
5
111
101
15
23
3
3
1
1
7
16
1
2
.228
.284
.347
.631

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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