Buck O'Neil - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Buck O'Neil



John Jordan O'Neil Jr.


Born: November 13, 1911 in Carrabelle, FL
Died: October 6, 2006 in Kansas City, MO
          (94 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 190
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Notes:


• College: Edward Waters College (Jacksonville, FL)
• Buried: Forest Hill & Calvary Cemetery (Kansas City, MO)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MRS
NAL
25
LF
9
34
34
5
10
1
4
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
.294
.294
.559
.853
142
KCM
NAL
26
1B
39
145
127
25
33
7
3
3
19
11
16
0
2
.260
.343
.433
.776
125
KCM
27
1B
51
190
171
23
36
6
5
1
23
4
15
4
.211
.274
.322
.596
74
KCM
NAL
28
1B
31
121
114
19
35
7
3
1
30
5
6
1
.307
.342
.447
.789
148
KCM
NAL
29
1B
32
139
129
18
30
5
2
0
11
6
7
3
.233
.272
.302
.574
80
MULT
30
1B
42
174
167
23
46
7
2
1
25
3
0
5
2
0
0
2
0
0
.275
.297
.359
.656
103
31
1B
42
165
153
21
43
4
0
1
18
4
9
0
1
2
0
0
.281
.325
.327
.652
110
MULT
34
1B
44
178
154
24
46
3
5
2
20
3
21
3
0
3
.299
.383
.422
.805
135
KCM
NAL
35
1B
36
144
127
27
34
6
1
2
15
9
13
1
3
.268
.340
.378
.718
100
KCM
36
1B
21
80
75
7
19
1
0
0
10
2
5
0
0
.253
.300
.267
.567
53
10
4
1B
347
1370
1251
192
332
47
25
11
175
47
0
97
5
0
2
20
0
0
.265
.319
.369
.689
105
162 Game Average
640
584
90
155
22
12
5
82
23
0
45
135
0
2
9
0
0
.265
.319
.369
.689
105
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
337
1332
1219
186
322
46
23
11
171
47
0
92
2
0
2
19
0
0
.264
.317
.367
.684
103
1
vs Major Leagues
10
38
32
6
10
1
2
0
4
0
5
3
0
1
.313
.405
.469
.874
167
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Memphis Red Sox
LF
9
34
34
5
10
1
4
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
.294
.294
.559
.853
142
9
Kansas City Monarchs
1B
325
1287
1175
181
312
45
19
11
166
47
92
2
18
0
.266
.320
.364
.684
104
2
West All Stars
-
3
11
10
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
1B
10
38
32
6
10
1
2
0
4
0
5
3
0
1
.313
.405
.469
.874
167



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
MRS
NAL
34
.370
.318
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
1.0%
7.49
0.0%
0.8%
.265
.106
KCM
NAL
145
.356
.321
11.0%
7.7%
2.1%
0.7%
.173
.094
KCM
190
.278
.319
7.9%
8.8%
0.5%
0.8%
.111
.095
KCM
NAL
121
.374
.310
5.0%
8.9%
0.8%
0.6%
.140
.072
KCM
NAL
139
.271
.302
5.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.070
.077
MULT
174
.305
.305
2.9%
1.1%
7.1%
2.50
0.6%
0.7%
.084
.079
165
.314
.298
5.5%
0.0%
6.9%
0.6%
0.5%
.046
.072
MULT
178
.377
.326
11.8%
1.7%
8.2%
7.00
1.1%
0.9%
.123
.089
KCM
NAL
144
.340
.341
9.0%
9.0%
1.4%
0.8%
.110
.096
KCM
80
.279
.349
6.3%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.013
.110
10
4
1370
.323
.317
7.1%
8.0%
6.0%
4.4%
1.00
3.79
0.8%
0.7%
.104
.087
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Negro Leagues
1332
.322
.318
6.9%
8.1%
4.4%
3.3%
0.00
5.86
0.8%
0.7%
.103
.086
1
vs Major Leagues
38
.387
.299
13.2%
7.5%
7.9%
5.6%
1.67
1.34
0.0%
1.2%
.156
.102
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Memphis Red Sox
34
.370
.318
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
1.0%
7.49
0.0%
0.8%
.265
.106
9
Kansas City Monarchs
1287
.323
.318
7.1%
8.1%
0.9%
0.7%
.099
.086
2
West All Stars
11
.000
.256
0.0%
8.7%
18.2%
10.7%
0.00
0.82
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.047
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
38
.387
.299
13.2%
7.5%
7.9%
5.6%
1.67
1.34
0.0%
1.2%
.156
.102

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