Sy Morton - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Sy Morton



Sidney Douglas Morton


Born: December 19, 1921 in Washington, NC
Died: January 1993 in Philadelphia, PA
          (71 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 165
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
PS
NN2
18
SS
3
6
5
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.200
.333
.200
.533
38
21
2B
31
106
97
14
20
5
2
0
21
1
9
0
0
0
.206
.274
.299
.573
49
NE/PS
NN2
22
SS
21
79
71
6
10
1
0
0
6
0
5
3
.141
.197
.155
.352
-5
3
3
SS
55
191
173
21
31
6
2
0
28
1
15
0
3
0
.179
.245
.237
.482
27
162 Game Average
563
510
62
91
18
6
0
82
3
44
0
9
0
.179
.245
.237
.482
27
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Philadelphia Stars
SS
33
110
100
15
20
5
2
0
22
1
10
0
0
0
.200
.273
.290
.563
45
1
NNL All Stars II
3B
2
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
15
1
Newark Eagles
SS
20
75
67
6
10
1
0
0
6
0
5
3
.149
.208
.164
.373
1



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
PS
NN2
6
.285
.360
16.7%
9.9%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.126
106
.277
.364
8.5%
9.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.093
.106
NE/PS
NN2
79
.172
.345
6.3%
8.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.014
.105
3
3
191
.234
.356
7.9%
9.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.058
.106
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
3
Philadelphia Stars
110
.274
.369
9.1%
10.0%
0.0%
0.8%
.090
.110
1
NNL All Stars II
6
.160
.277
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.064
1
Newark Eagles
75
.181
.344
6.7%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.015
.104

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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