Don Newcombe - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Don Newcombe



Donald Newcombe
(Newk)

Born: June 14, 1926 in Madison, NJ


Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'4"
Wt: 220
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Notes:


• High School: Thomas Jefferson HS (Elizabeth, NJ)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
18
SP
1
3
.250
9
5
3
0
0
42.1
22
18
42
24
21
2
3
3.83
108
19
SP
4
3
.571
9
8
6
0
0
67.0
28
18
46
0
22
36
1
1
14
2.42
160
2
2
SP
5
6
.455
18
13
9
0
0
109.1
50
36
88
0
46
57
3
4
14
2.96
133
162 Game Average
11
13
.455
39
29
20
0
0
239.2
110
79
193
0
101
125
7
9
476
2.96
133
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Negro Leagues
5
6
.455
17
12
9
0
0
106.2
48
35
87
42
57
3
4
2.95
137
1
vs Major Leagues
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
2.2
2
1
1
0
4
0
0
0
14
3.38
58
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Newark Eagles
SP
5
6
.455
17
12
9
0
0
106.2
48
35
87
42
57
3
4
2.95
137
1
Negro All Stars
-
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
2.2
2
1
1
0
4
0
0
0
14
3.38
58



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
NE
NN2
18
SP
42.1
1.56
1.40
10.9%
10.2%
12.5%
7.4%
0.88
1.38
19
SP
67.0
1.01
1.38
13.5%
12.6%
8.3%
8.1%
1.64
1.65
0.0%
2
2
SP
109.1
1.23
1.38
12.4%
11.8%
10.0%
7.6%
1.24
1.54
0.0%
0.0%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
2
Negro Leagues
106.2
1.21
1.39
12.8%
11.7%
9.5%
7.6%
1.36
1.55
1
vs Major Leagues
2.2
1.88
1.07
0.0%
12.3%
28.6%
8.3%
0.00
1.47
0.0%
0.0%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
2
Newark Eagles
SP
106.2
1.21
1.39
12.8%
11.7%
9.5%
7.6%
1.36
1.55
1
Negro All Stars
-
2.2
1.88
1.07
0.0%
12.3%
28.6%
8.3%
0.00
1.47
0.0%
0.0%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
18
SP
9
22
42
24
21
3
19
SP
9
14
10
28
46
0
0
0
0
22
36
1
0
0
4.600
2.091
4.600
6.691
2
2
SP
18
14
10
50
88
0
0
0
0
46
57
4
0
0
.100
.357
.100
.457
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Negro Leagues
17
48
87
42
57
4
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
vs Major Leagues
1
14
10
2
1
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
.100
.357
.100
.457
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Newark Eagles
SP
17
48
87
42
57
4
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Negro All Stars
-
1
14
10
2
1
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
.100
.357
.100
.457

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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