Don Pelham - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Don Pelham



Wilson Donald Pelham


Born: April 14, 1908 in Hawthorne, FL
Died: March 28, 1981 in Lake County, FL
          (72 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 167
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
IND
29
CF
13
50
47
8
15
1
3
2
6
0
1
1
1
.319
.347
.596
.943
200
BCA
30
CF
42
170
158
20
40
6
4
1
26
2
8
1
3
.253
.293
.361
.654
88
2
2
CF
55
220
205
28
55
7
7
3
32
2
9
2
4
.268
.306
.415
.720
113
162 Game Average
648
604
82
162
21
21
9
94
6
27
6
12
.268
.306
.415
.720
113
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Jacksonville Red Caps
CF
4
16
15
2
5
1
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
.333
.375
.533
.908
191
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
CF
51
204
190
26
50
6
6
3
31
2
8
2
4
.263
.300
.405
.705
107



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
IND
50
.413
.288
2.0%
6.6%
4.0%
0.7%
.277
.093
BCA
170
.301
.325
4.7%
8.0%
0.6%
0.8%
.108
.096
2
2
220
.327
.317
4.1%
7.7%
1.4%
0.8%
.146
.095
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Jacksonville Red Caps
16
.411
.288
6.3%
6.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.200
.093
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
204
.320
.319
3.9%
7.7%
1.5%
0.8%
.142
.096

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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