Oscar Owens - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Oscar Owens



William Oscar Owens
(Cannon Ball)

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)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
HG
WES
27
RF
1
1
.500
2
2
2
0
0
15.0
10
8
19
1
7
17
2
1
71
4.80
102
HG/PK
28
RF
4
5
.444
10
8
7
0
0
66.2
49
40
71
2
32
27
2
4
299
5.40
85
HG
IND
30
RP
2
0
1.000
5
1
1
1
0
17.1
5
4
13
0
7
5
0
2
75
2.08
204
HG
NvM
32
SP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
6.2
6
5
8
0
5
4
0
1
32
6.75
36
HG
33
SP
1
1
.500
3
2
2
0
0
23.2
14
9
22
1
10
12
0
0
104
3.42
80
HG
34
SP
0
2
.000
5
4
1
0
0
28.1
26
24
42
1
12
12
0
1
135
7.62
56
HG
ANL
35
LF
1
0
1.000
4
1
1
0
0
15.1
19
16
19
2
8
5
0
2
82
9.39
55
HG
EAS
36
RF
2
0
1.000
2
1
1
0
0
9.2
3
3
10
1
2
3
0
0
40
2.79
186
HG
IND
37
LF
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
10.1
2
2
8
0
0
4
0
0
37
1.74
215
9
2
SP
11
9
.550
34
20
15
1
0
193.0
134
111
212
8
83
89
4
11
875
5.18
81
162 Game Average
14
11
.550
43
25
19
1
0
243.0
169
140
267
10
105
112
5
14
1102
5.18
81
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Negro Leagues
11
8
.579
30
17
14
1
0
169.1
112
94
180
7
74
79
4
10
762
5.00
91
3
vs Major Leagues
0
1
.000
4
3
1
0
0
23.2
22
17
32
1
9
10
0
1
113
6.46
47
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Homestead Grays
SP
9
4
.692
26
14
10
1
0
140.1
92
78
155
7
55
68
2
7
634
5.00
81
1
Pittsburgh Keystones II
RF
2
5
.286
8
6
5
0
0
52.2
42
33
57
1
28
21
2
4
241
5.64
83



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
HG
WES
27
RF
15.0
1.73
1.62
23.9%
10.2%
9.9%
7.2%
2.43
1.42
1.4%
0.5%
HG/PK
28
RF
66.2
1.55
1.43
9.0%
11.8%
10.7%
7.9%
0.84
1.47
0.7%
1.0%
HG
IND
30
RP
17.1
1.15
1.50
6.7%
10.9%
9.3%
11.4%
0.71
0.95
0.0%
1.6%
HG
NvM
32
SP
6.2
1.95
1.11
12.5%
11.4%
15.6%
4.4%
0.80
2.59
0.0%
0.5%
HG
33
SP
23.2
1.35
1.11
11.5%
16.6%
9.6%
8.2%
1.20
2.67
1.0%
1.0%
HG
34
SP
28.1
1.91
1.40
8.9%
11.2%
8.9%
6.0%
1.00
1.54
0.7%
2.7%
HG
ANL
35
LF
15.1
1.76
1.59
6.1%
9.1%
9.8%
9.1%
0.63
1.00
2.4%
1.3%
HG
EAS
36
RF
9.2
1.24
1.52
7.5%
9.1%
5.0%
8.1%
1.50
1.12
2.5%
1.7%
HG
IND
37
LF
10.1
0.77
1.27
10.8%
11.0%
0.0%
7.1%
1.54
0.0%
0.9%
9
2
SP
193.0
1.53
1.41
10.2%
11.3%
9.5%
7.9%
1.07
1.57
0.9%
1.2%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
8
Negro Leagues
169.1
1.50
1.45
10.4%
11.1%
9.7%
8.4%
1.07
1.35
0.9%
1.1%
3
vs Major Leagues
23.2
1.73
1.12
8.8%
12.9%
8.0%
4.2%
1.11
3.12
0.9%
1.6%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
9
Homestead Grays
SP
140.1
1.50
1.39
10.7%
11.4%
8.7%
7.9%
1.24
1.61
1.1%
1.2%
1
Pittsburgh Keystones II
RF
52.2
1.61
1.44
8.7%
11.1%
11.6%
7.6%
0.75
1.46
0.4%
1.1%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
HG
WES
27
RF
2
71
59
10
19
2
1
1
5
7
17
1
4
0
.322
.403
.441
.844
HG/PK
28
RF
10
299
254
49
71
12
2
2
16
32
27
4
9
0
7
.280
.369
.366
.735
HG
IND
30
RP
5
75
64
5
13
2
0
0
3
7
5
2
2
0
.203
.301
.234
.536
HG
NvM
32
SP
1
32
24
6
8
2
1
0
1
5
4
1
2
2
.333
.467
.500
.967
HG
33
SP
3
104
91
14
22
2
0
1
1
0
10
12
0
3
2
.242
.317
.297
.614
HG
34
SP
5
135
116
26
42
5
2
1
4
12
12
1
6
3
.362
.426
.466
.892
HG
ANL
35
LF
4
82
69
19
19
2
6
2
0
8
5
2
3
1
.275
.367
.565
.932
HG
EAS
36
RF
2
40
37
3
10
0
0
1
0
2
3
0
1
1
.270
.308
.351
.659
HG
IND
37
LF
2
37
36
2
8
1
0
0
0
0
4
0
1
1
.222
.222
.250
.472
9
2
SP
34
875
750
134
212
28
12
8
30
0
83
89
11
31
0
17
.283
.363
.384
.747
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Negro Leagues
30
762
651
112
180
25
11
7
28
0
74
79
10
27
0
14
.276
.359
.381
.740
3
vs Major Leagues
4
113
99
22
32
3
1
1
2
9
10
1
4
3
.323
.385
.404
.789
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Homestead Grays
SP
26
634
549
92
155
17
10
7
18
0
55
68
7
23
0
11
.282
.355
.388
.743
1
Pittsburgh Keystones II
RF
8
241
201
42
57
11
2
1
12
28
21
4
8
6
.284
.382
.373
.755

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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