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
.294
.294
.559
.853
142
KCM
NAL
26
1B
40
151
132
27
34
7
3
3
19
11
17
0
2
.258
.342
.424
.767
122
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
105
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
0
3
.299
.383
.422
.805
135
KCM
NAL
35
1B
50
197
173
39
46
11
3
2
26
9
20
1
3
.266
.345
.399
.744
102
KCM
36
1B
30
111
104
8
23
2
0
0
12
2
7
0
0
.221
.270
.240
.511
38
10
4
1B
371
1460
1331
207
349
53
27
11
188
47
0
107
2
0
2
20
0
0
.262
.318
.367
.685
103
162 Game Average
638
581
90
152
23
12
5
82
21
0
47
108
0
1
9
0
0
.262
.318
.367
.685
103
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
361
1422
1299
201
339
52
25
11
184
47
0
102
2
0
2
19
0
0
.261
.316
.365
.681
101
1
vs Major Leagues
10
38
32
6
10
1
2
0
4
0
5
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
.294
.294
.559
.853
142
9
Kansas City Monarchs
1B
349
1377
1255
196
329
51
21
11
179
47
102
2
18
0
.262
.319
.363
.681
102
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
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%
0.8%
.265
.106
KCM
NAL
151
.353
.322
11.3%
7.7%
2.0%
0.7%
.167
.095
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
.301
2.9%
1.1%
7.0%
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%
8.2%
1.1%
0.9%
.123
.089
KCM
NAL
197
.351
.350
10.2%
9.4%
1.0%
0.8%
.133
.101
KCM
111
.255
.351
6.3%
9.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.019
.108
10
4
1460
.322
.320
7.3%
8.2%
18.2%
10.8%
0.00
0.77
0.8%
0.7%
.105
.088
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Negro Leagues
1422
.321
.320
7.2%
8.2%
18.2%
10.8%
0.00
0.77
0.8%
0.7%
.104
.088
1
vs Major Leagues
38
.387
.299
13.2%
7.5%
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%
0.8%
.265
.106
9
Kansas City Monarchs
1377
.322
.321
7.4%
8.2%
0.8%
0.7%
.100
.088
2
West All Stars
11
.000
.250
0.0%
8.3%
18.2%
10.8%
0.00
0.77
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.047
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
38
.387
.299
13.2%
7.5%
0.0%
1.2%
.156
.102

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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.

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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