Art Pennington - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Art Pennington



Arthur David Pennington
(Superman)

Born: May 18, 1923 in Memphis, TN
Died: January 4, 2017 in Cedar Rapids, IA
          (93 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CAG
NAL
18
LF
9
40
35
2
7
0
0
0
3
0
3
2
.200
.263
.200
.463
45
CAG
NAL
19
LF
26
102
86
8
20
1
1
1
10
0
15
1
.233
.347
.302
.649
101
CAG
20
2B
33
134
125
18
29
2
4
2
16
1
9
0
0
0
.232
.284
.360
.644
102
NAL
21
2B
14
54
51
10
17
1
0
2
7
2
3
0
.333
.370
.471
.841
160
CAG
NAL
22
1B
29
126
108
22
34
6
2
1
18
6
17
0
1
.315
.408
.435
.843
148
5
2
1B
111
456
405
60
107
10
7
6
54
9
47
0
4
0
.264
.341
.368
.709
116
162 Game Average
666
591
88
156
15
10
9
79
13
69
0
6
0
.264
.341
.368
.709
116
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Chicago American Giants
1B
109
448
397
60
106
10
7
6
53
9
47
0
4
0
.267
.345
.373
.717
118
1
Indianapolis Clowns
CF
2
8
8
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.125
.125
.125
.250
-22



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CAG
NAL
40
.224
.304
7.5%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.080
CAG
NAL
102
.321
.308
14.7%
7.1%
1.0%
0.7%
.070
.078
CAG
134
.308
.306
6.7%
7.0%
1.5%
0.5%
.128
.073
NAL
54
.401
.306
5.6%
6.9%
3.7%
0.4%
.137
.071
CAG
NAL
126
.396
.318
13.5%
7.1%
0.8%
0.6%
.120
.090
5
2
456
.339
.310
10.3%
7.1%
1.3%
0.5%
.104
.079
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
5
Chicago American Giants
448
.343
.310
10.5%
7.1%
1.3%
0.6%
.106
.079
1
Indianapolis Clowns
8
.120
.306
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071

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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