Eddie Plank - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Eddie Plank



Edward Stewart Plank
(Gettysburg Eddie)

Born: August 31, 1875 in Gettysburg, PA
Died: February 24, 1926 in Gettysburg, PA
          (50 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 175
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Notes:


• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
PHA
NvM
30
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
4
2
5
1
2
7
0
0
35
2.00
103
PHA
CvM
35
SP
0
3
.000
3
3
3
0
0
24.0
17
10
25
0
5
10
2
1
104
3.75
48
PHA
CvM
37
SP
2
0
1.000
2
2
2
1
0
17.0
4
2
12
0
10
14
0
1
69
1.06
336
3
1
SP
3
3
.500
6
6
6
1
0
50.0
25
14
42
1
17
31
2
2
208
2.52
79
162 Game Average
17
17
.500
34
34
34
6
0
283.1
142
79
238
6
96
176
11
11
1179
2.52
79



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
PHA
NvM
30
SP
9.0
0.78
1.06
20.0%
34.3%
5.7%
16.2%
3.50
2.12
2.9%
1.0%
PHA
CvM
35
SP
24.0
1.25
1.19
9.6%
8.4%
4.8%
8.1%
2.00
1.03
0.0%
0.2%
PHA
CvM
37
SP
17.0
1.29
1.38
20.3%
13.6%
14.5%
9.8%
1.40
1.39
0.0%
0.1%
3
1
SP
50.0
1.18
1.23
14.9%
14.5%
8.2%
10.1%
1.82
1.35
0.5%
0.3%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
PHA
NvM
30
SP
1
35
32
4
5
1
0
1
1
2
7
0
1
0
.156
.206
.281
.487
PHA
CvM
35
SP
3
104
92
17
25
3
1
0
2
5
10
1
6
0
0
.272
.316
.326
.642
PHA
CvM
37
SP
2
69
54
4
12
1
0
0
0
10
14
1
4
0
1
.222
.354
.241
.595
3
1
SP
6
208
178
25
42
5
1
1
3
17
31
2
11
0
1
.236
.310
.292
.602

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Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

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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