Melvin Powell - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Melvin Powell



Melvin Powell
(Putt)

Born: May 30, 1908 in Edwards, MS
Died: February 1985 in Rockford, IL
          (76 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'5"
Wt: 150
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Notes:


• College: Alcorn State University (Loman, MS)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
CAG
NNL
21
RF
3
1
.750
8
4
3
0
0
51.1
37
26
61
21
25
0
3
4.56
94
CAG
22
RF
0
2
.000
2
1
0
0
0
5.1
13
13
14
5
6
0
1
21.94
22
CC2
NNL
23
SP
0
1
.000
2
1
1
0
0
28.0
9
4
20
0
10
13
0
4
113
1.29
325
CAG
NN2
25
SP
3
1
.750
6
5
1
0
0
40.2
33
26
53
1
11
22
1
2
194
5.75
74
MULT
26
LF
3
3
.500
8
6
4
1
1
48.1
28
24
55
3
13
19
0
1
204
4.47
82
CAG
NN2
27
SP
2
1
.667
11
4
1
0
0
44.1
34
26
57
2
23
14
0
3
211
5.28
89
CAG
IND
28
SP
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
6.1
11
10
17
1
2
1
0
0
35
14.21
38
CAG
NAL
29
SP
2
2
.500
10
6
1
0
0
34.0
22
19
37
0
12
7
0
4
151
5.03
77
8
1
SP
13
11
.542
49
28
11
1
1
258.1
187
148
314
7
97
107
1
18
908
5.16
83
162 Game Average
11
10
.542
43
25
10
1
1
228.0
165
131
277
8
86
94
1
16
996
5.16
83



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
CAG
NNL
21
RF
51.1
1.60
1.41
10.6%
10.3%
8.9%
7.6%
1.19
1.35
CAG
22
RF
5.1
3.56
1.41
16.7%
11.0%
13.9%
7.5%
1.20
1.47
CC2
NNL
23
SP
28.0
1.07
1.44
11.5%
11.7%
8.8%
8.6%
1.30
1.36
0.0%
1.0%
CAG
NN2
25
SP
40.2
1.57
1.35
11.3%
12.4%
5.7%
6.6%
2.00
1.88
0.5%
1.0%
MULT
26
LF
48.1
1.41
1.28
9.3%
13.2%
6.4%
7.3%
1.46
1.81
1.5%
0.9%
CAG
NN2
27
SP
44.1
1.80
1.46
6.6%
11.5%
10.9%
8.4%
0.61
1.37
0.9%
1.5%
CAG
IND
28
SP
6.1
3.00
1.53
2.9%
12.4%
5.7%
7.8%
0.50
1.59
2.9%
0.9%
CAG
NAL
29
SP
34.0
1.44
1.31
4.6%
14.1%
7.9%
6.9%
0.58
2.03
0.0%
0.8%
8
1
SP
258.1
1.59
1.38
9.1%
12.1%
8.2%
7.5%
1.10
1.62
0.8%
1.0%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
CAG
NNL
21
RF
8
37
61
21
25
3
CAG
22
RF
2
13
14
5
6
1
CC2
NNL
23
SP
2
113
98
9
20
1
0
0
1
10
13
4
1
2
.204
.304
.214
.518
CAG
NN2
25
SP
6
194
174
33
53
6
4
1
5
11
22
2
7
4
.305
.353
.402
.755
MULT
26
LF
8
204
186
28
55
7
0
3
3
13
19
1
4
3
.296
.345
.382
.727
CAG
NN2
27
SP
11
211
181
34
57
12
5
2
6
23
14
3
4
9
.315
.401
.470
.871
CAG
IND
28
SP
2
35
32
11
17
2
1
1
0
2
1
0
1
0
.531
.559
.750
1.309
CAG
NAL
29
SP
10
151
132
22
37
8
4
0
6
12
7
4
3
1
.280
.358
.402
.760
8
1
SP
49
908
803
187
314
36
14
7
21
97
107
18
20
19
.298
.365
.403
.768

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