Babe Melton - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Babe Melton



Dave Melton
(Pete; Edward; Elbert)
Last name also spelled Milton
Born: birthplace unknown


Bats: R
Throws: R
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CEL
NNL
CF
20
67
61
8
15
2
1
3
9
2
5
0
1
.246
.303
.459
.762
91
CTG
NNL
2B
57
210
198
37
70
6
13
7
42
5
8
2
2
.354
.385
.621
1.006
160
ANL
CF
37
165
142
38
48
11
4
6
23
7
17
2
4
.338
.416
.599
1.015
128
3
4
CF
114
442
401
83
133
19
18
16
74
14
30
4
7
.332
.384
.589
.972
137
162 Game Average
628
570
118
189
27
26
23
105
23
43
6
10
.332
.384
.589
.972
137
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Cleveland Elites
CF
20
67
61
8
15
2
1
3
9
2
5
0
1
.246
.303
.459
.762
91
1
Cleveland Tigers
2B
57
210
198
37
70
6
13
7
42
5
8
2
2
.354
.385
.621
1.006
160
1
Baltimore Black Sox
-
4
18
14
4
3
0
0
0
2
1
2
0
2
.214
.313
.214
.527
27
1
New York Lincoln Giants
CF
33
147
128
34
45
11
4
6
21
6
15
2
2
.352
.428
.641
1.068
138



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CEL
NNL
67
.332
.350
7.5%
8.7%
4.5%
1.4%
.213
.130
CTG
NNL
210
.439
.342
3.8%
6.8%
3.3%
1.1%
.268
.116
ANL
165
.437
.398
10.3%
10.2%
3.6%
1.4%
.261
.142
3
4
442
.422
.364
6.8%
8.4%
3.6%
1.3%
.257
.128
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Cleveland Elites
67
.332
.350
7.5%
8.7%
4.5%
1.4%
.213
.130
1
Cleveland Tigers
210
.439
.342
3.8%
6.8%
3.3%
1.1%
.268
.116
1
New York Lincoln Giants
147
.460
.400
10.2%
10.3%
4.1%
1.4%
.289
.143
1
Baltimore Black Sox
18
.245
.380
11.1%
9.8%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.136

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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