John Merida - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

John Merida



John H. Merida
(Snowball; Big Boy)

Born: May 1879 in Spiceland, IN
Died: May 13, 1911 in Kansas City, MO
          (32 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
Wt:
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Notes:


• Buried: Circle Grove Cemetery (Spiceland, IN)
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Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
ABC
WES
28
2B
2
8
8
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.375
.625
145
ABC
WES
29
2B
9
36
32
6
12
7
1
0
7
2
3
0
1
.375
.429
.656
1.085
150
ABC
WES
30
C
4
17
16
4
7
1
1
2
5
0
1
0
0
.438
.471
1.000
1.471
291
KEY
WES
31
1B
2
8
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.143
.143
.143
.286
-10
4
2
C
17
69
63
11
22
9
2
2
12
2
4
0
2
.349
.388
.651
1.039
166
162 Game Average
658
600
105
210
86
19
19
114
23
38
0
19
.349
.388
.651
1.039
166
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Indianapolis ABCs I
C
15
61
56
11
21
9
2
2
12
2
4
0
1
.375
.417
.714
1.131
189
1
Minneapolis Keystones
C
2
8
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.143
.143
.143
.286
-10



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
ABC
WES
8
.305
.255
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.125
.030
ABC
WES
36
.453
.372
8.3%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.281
.159
ABC
WES
17
.662
.347
5.9%
7.5%
11.8%
0.6%
.563
.093
KEY
WES
8
.117
.291
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.086
4
2
69
.448
.343
5.8%
7.8%
2.9%
0.8%
.302
.118
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
3
Indianapolis ABCs I
61
.492
.349
6.6%
7.9%
3.3%
0.8%
.339
.121
1
Minneapolis Keystones
8
.117
.291
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.086

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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