Oscar Owens - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Oscar Owens



William Oscar Owens


Born: September 7, 1893 in Reidsville, NC
Died: April 30, 1960 in Washington, DC
          (66 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 155
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Notes:


• Buried: Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington County, VA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
PK
NNL
28
RF
27
103
90
23
31
9
1
2
17
3
12
0
1
.344
.422
.533
.955
155
HG
NvM
32
SP
1
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
119
HG
33
SP
4
13
13
1
3
0
0
1
4
1
0
0
0
0
.231
.231
.462
.692
66
HG
34
SP
9
20
18
1
7
3
0
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
2
.389
.389
.556
.944
155
HG
ANL
35
LF
27
87
75
19
29
2
0
0
10
1
0
10
0
1
1
.387
.465
.413
.878
115
HG
EAS
36
RF
7
21
20
1
7
2
0
0
3
0
1
0
0
.350
.381
.450
.831
109
HG
IND
37
LF
6
15
13
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
.154
.214
.154
.368
5
7
2
RF
81
262
232
45
80
16
1
3
37
5
0
24
1
1
5
.345
.409
.461
.870
126
162 Game Average
524
464
90
160
32
2
6
74
15
0
48
41
2
10
.345
.409
.461
.870
126
 
Team Lg Pos
6
Negro Leagues
77
253
223
44
78
16
1
2
35
5
0
24
1
1
5
.350
.415
.457
.873
125
3
vs Major Leagues
4
9
9
1
2
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
.222
.222
.556
.778
161
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Pittsburgh Keystones II
RF
27
103
90
23
31
9
1
2
17
3
12
0
1
.344
.422
.533
.955
155
6
Homestead Grays
SP
54
159
142
22
49
7
0
1
20
2
0
12
1
1
4
.345
.400
.415
.815
108



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
PK
NNL
103
.431
.337
11.7%
8.1%
1.9%
1.1%
.189
.114
HG
NvM
3
.307
.279
0.0%
4.1%
2.4%
1.71
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.082
HG
13
.328
.368
0.0%
0.0%
7.5%
7.7%
1.0%
.231
.108
HG
20
.383
.329
0.0%
5.0%
7.8%
0.00
0.0%
1.4%
.167
.120
HG
ANL
87
.423
.372
11.5%
9.5%
0.0%
0.2%
38.49
0.0%
1.4%
.027
.133
HG
EAS
21
.380
.350
4.8%
8.2%
0.0%
1.8%
.100
.136
HG
IND
15
.174
.324
6.7%
7.5%
0.0%
1.1%
6.75
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.110
7
2
262
.399
.349
9.2%
8.4%
0.8%
0.6%
11.00
27.98
1.1%
1.3%
.116
.122
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
6
Negro Leagues
253
.400
.352
9.5%
8.6%
0.8%
0.6%
11.00
28.59
0.8%
1.3%
.108
.123
3
vs Major Leagues
9
.369
.277
0.0%
3.6%
11.1%
1.0%
.333
.086
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Pittsburgh Keystones II
103
.431
.337
11.7%
8.1%
1.9%
1.1%
.189
.114
6
Homestead Grays
159
.379
.357
7.5%
8.7%
0.8%
0.6%
11.00
27.98
0.6%
1.4%
.070
.126

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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