Bruce Petway - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bruce Petway



Bruce Franklin Petway
(Buddy)

Born: December 23, 1885 in Nashville, TN
Died: June 28, 1941 in Chicago, IL
          (55 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 159
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Notes:


• Buried: Lincoln Cemetery (Blue Island, IL)
• Relatives: Howard Petway (Brother)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CXG
EAS
20
C
3
12
12
1
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
2
CXG
NvC
21
CF
7
23
22
3
5
1
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
1
.227
.227
.273
.500
83
PG
NAC
21
C
15
56
47
12
17
3
0
0
8
4
6
0
3
.362
.434
.426
.859
184
PG
NvC
22
C
19
71
69
4
12
1
0
0
5
1
1
10
1
0
.174
.197
.188
.386
41
PG
NAC
22
C
28
124
113
24
29
5
2
0
13
4
5
2
4
.257
.300
.336
.636
100
FE
CUB
23
C
39
157
135
12
22
2
0
0
11
4
12
7
3
7
.163
.247
.178
.424
55
PG
23
C
16
63
57
10
12
3
1
1
7
4
4
0
0
2
.211
.262
.351
.613
90
HAB
CvM
24
C
6
20
19
0
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
6
0
0
0
.105
.150
.105
.255
-11
LEL
WES
24
C
18
71
60
9
16
2
0
0
3
0
4
0
7
.267
.313
.300
.613
90
MULT
25
C
49
190
155
16
29
2
0
0
14
8
2
20
11
1
12
2
.187
.281
.200
.481
62
CAG
WES
25
C
26
102
93
15
26
2
1
0
12
1
3
0
6
.280
.302
.323
.625
83
HAB
CUB
26
C
30
126
96
10
16
2
0
0
5
21
23
2
5
.167
.339
.188
.526
57
CAG
WES
26
C
43
162
141
21
34
6
0
0
15
1
12
0
9
.241
.301
.284
.584
72
CAG
27
C
53
226
201
28
55
7
0
0
18
7
17
0
8
.274
.330
.308
.639
80
CAG
28
C
15
49
43
8
9
0
0
0
1
1
4
0
0
2
.209
.277
.209
.486
38
CAG
WES
29
C
3
11
10
2
2
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.200
.273
.300
.573
84
SFP
CUB
30
C
13
56
49
10
17
1
0
0
3
1
1
7
6
0
0
0
0
.347
.429
.367
.796
127
CAG
30
C
61
215
182
28
40
4
3
2
21
7
3
22
7
1
10
0
.220
.307
.308
.615
89
RP
FHL
31
C
14
41
38
2
3
0
1
0
1
0
3
0
0
.079
.146
.132
.278
6
CAG
WES
31
C
42
140
122
9
19
3
0
0
6
3
1
11
2
1
6
.156
.231
.180
.412
38
RP
FHL
32
C
7
22
17
3
2
0
0
0
0
2
5
0
0
.118
.318
.118
.436
56
CAG
WES
32
C
16
60
52
11
14
1
0
0
4
3
5
1
2
.269
.345
.288
.633
85
DS
WES
33
RF
36
126
108
11
20
5
1
0
7
6
10
2
6
.185
.267
.250
.517
45
DS
NNL
34
C
42
156
134
14
24
2
0
0
7
4
13
0
9
.179
.252
.194
.446
29
DS
NNL
35
C
62
245
222
31
68
9
4
2
22
9
12
2
9
.306
.347
.410
.757
109
DS
NNL
36
C
39
124
113
12
24
3
0
1
14
3
6
0
5
.212
.252
.265
.518
36
DS
37
C
49
142
117
16
36
1
1
0
18
0
13
0
12
.308
.377
.333
.710
89
DS
NNL
38
C
33
96
87
17
29
3
3
1
17
1
9
0
.333
.396
.471
.867
138
DS
NNL
39
1B
19
44
39
5
6
1
0
0
1
1
5
0
.154
.250
.179
.429
15
20
9
C
803
2930
2553
344
590
70
17
7
235
100
7
234
49
16
125
2
0
.231
.299
.280
.580
73
162 Game Average
591
515
69
119
14
3
1
47
27
20
47
51
3
25
5
0
.231
.299
.280
.580
73
 
Team Lg Pos
20
Negro Leagues
625
2231
1957
283
472
60
16
7
193
61
4
168
9
9
97
.241
.304
.299
.603
76
6
Cuban Leagues
146
580
491
51
92
9
0
0
35
36
1
59
32
7
21
2
0
.187
.283
.206
.488
61
3
vs Major Leagues
21
77
66
5
15
1
0
0
5
2
2
5
8
0
6
0
.227
.282
.242
.524
73
3
vs High Minors
11
42
39
5
11
0
1
0
2
1
2
0
0
1
0
.282
.317
.333
.650
80
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Cuban X Giants
C
10
35
34
4
7
1
0
0
1
3
0
0
0
1
.206
.206
.235
.441
55
3
Philadelphia Giants I
C
78
314
286
50
70
12
3
1
33
13
16
10
3
9
.245
.292
.318
.610
100
1
C
39
157
135
12
22
2
0
0
11
4
12
7
3
7
.163
.247
.178
.424
55
3
Habana
C
72
292
233
22
42
3
0
0
17
29
2
41
17
3
14
1
.180
.309
.193
.502
59
1
Chicago Leland Giants
C
31
115
97
13
21
3
0
0
5
1
7
0
10
1
.216
.267
.247
.514
68
8
Chicago American Giants
C
259
965
844
122
199
24
4
2
78
23
4
75
9
3
43
0
.236
.300
.281
.581
73
1
San Francisco Park
C
13
56
49
10
17
1
0
0
3
1
1
7
6
0
0
0
0
.347
.429
.367
.796
127
2
Royal Poinciana Hotel
C
21
63
55
5
5
0
1
0
1
2
8
0
0
.091
.206
.127
.334
23
7
Detroit Stars I
C
280
933
820
106
207
24
9
4
86
24
68
4
41
.252
.313
.318
.631
73



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CXG
EAS
12
.163
.317
0.0%
7.6%
0.1%
60.50
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.070
CXG
NvC
23
.246
.290
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
8.8%
0.93
0.0%
0.0%
.045
.031
PG
NAC
56
.399
.293
10.7%
6.3%
0.0%
0.4%
.064
.057
PG
NvC
71
.205
.288
1.4%
7.9%
14.1%
5.4%
0.10
1.46
0.0%
0.1%
.014
.026
PG
NAC
124
.301
.307
4.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.080
.061
FE
CUB
157
.223
.280
7.6%
8.7%
4.5%
5.8%
1.71
1.51
0.0%
0.1%
.015
.042
PG
63
.278
.297
6.3%
0.0%
6.6%
1.6%
0.4%
.140
.081
HAB
CvM
20
.135
.281
5.0%
6.6%
30.0%
11.7%
0.17
0.56
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.058
LEL
WES
71
.263
.296
5.6%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.033
.088
MULT
190
.251
.309
10.5%
5.8%
9.9%
1.82
0.0%
0.2%
.013
.041
CAG
WES
102
.277
.313
2.9%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.043
.099
HAB
CUB
126
.292
.334
18.3%
10.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.021
.058
CAG
WES
162
.270
.316
7.4%
6.9%
0.0%
0.5%
.043
.083
CAG
226
.297
.326
7.5%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.035
.094
CAG
49
.234
.327
8.2%
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.103
CAG
WES
11
.285
.303
9.1%
8.3%
0.0%
0.7%
.100
.075
SFP
CUB
56
.418
.358
12.5%
11.0%
10.7%
8.1%
1.17
1.35
0.0%
0.1%
.020
.056
CAG
215
.295
.314
10.2%
1.8%
3.3%
8.3%
3.14
4.93
0.9%
0.5%
.088
.078
RP
FHL
41
.152
.266
7.3%
9.8%
0.0%
0.1%
.053
.062
CAG
WES
140
.208
.292
7.9%
8.2%
1.4%
1.4%
5.50
5.84
0.0%
0.2%
.025
.062
RP
FHL
22
.251
.271
22.7%
7.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.061
CAG
WES
60
.313
.329
8.3%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.019
.081
DS
WES
126
.246
.336
7.9%
9.6%
0.0%
1.1%
.065
.106
DS
NNL
156
.218
.331
8.3%
8.5%
0.0%
0.5%
.015
.081
DS
NNL
245
.343
.334
4.9%
7.6%
0.8%
0.8%
.104
.100
DS
NNL
124
.236
.346
4.8%
8.3%
0.8%
1.1%
.053
.117
DS
142
.315
.339
9.2%
8.0%
0.0%
1.3%
.026
.119
DS
NNL
96
.402
.334
9.4%
8.6%
1.0%
0.9%
.138
.106
DS
NNL
44
.219
.338
11.4%
8.5%
0.0%
1.3%
.026
.128
20
9
2930
.277
.318
8.0%
8.1%
5.9%
4.7%
1.47
4.10
0.2%
0.6%
.049
.080
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
20
Negro Leagues
2231
.282
.320
7.5%
7.8%
2.7%
1.6%
3.67
6.99
0.3%
0.7%
.058
.089
6
Cuban Leagues
580
.260
.308
10.2%
9.7%
7.8%
7.0%
1.03
1.40
0.0%
0.2%
.018
.044
3
vs Major Leagues
77
.246
.299
6.5%
7.4%
11.9%
8.5%
0.63
1.13
0.0%
0.5%
.015
.059
3
vs High Minors
42
.296
.327
4.8%
6.5%
0.0%
0.6%
11.10
0.0%
1.4%
.051
.115
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Cuban X Giants
35
.218
.299
0.0%
8.0%
0.0%
5.8%
21.35
0.0%
0.1%
.029
.045
3
Philadelphia Giants I
314
.292
.298
5.1%
6.8%
13.3%
5.2%
0.10
1.65
0.3%
0.3%
.073
.056
1
157
.223
.280
7.6%
8.7%
4.5%
5.8%
1.71
1.51
0.0%
0.1%
.015
.042
3
Habana
292
.271
.322
14.0%
10.4%
10.2%
9.0%
1.06
1.16
0.0%
0.3%
.013
.051
1
Chicago Leland Giants
115
.232
.291
6.1%
6.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.031
.065
8
Chicago American Giants
965
.275
.315
7.8%
7.5%
2.5%
1.6%
3.78
5.76
0.2%
0.6%
.045
.084
1
San Francisco Park
56
.418
.358
12.5%
11.0%
10.7%
8.1%
1.17
1.35
0.0%
0.1%
.020
.056
2
Royal Poinciana Hotel
63
.186
.268
12.7%
9.0%
0.0%
0.1%
.036
.062
7
Detroit Stars I
933
.291
.336
7.3%
8.3%
0.4%
0.9%
.066
.105

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