Otto Ray - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Otto Ray



Otto C. Ray
(Jay Bird)

Born: May 19, 1893 in Lexington, MO
Died: January 19, 1976 in Liberty, MO
          (82 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
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Notes:


• Buried: Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery (Fort Leavenworth, KS)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
KCM
27
C
33
116
102
12
24
4
3
0
8
3
9
0
5
.235
.297
.333
.631
88
NNL
28
C
49
182
156
26
42
5
6
0
19
7
18
2
6
.269
.352
.378
.730
112
SLS
29
C
46
159
147
28
41
7
2
2
19
5
11
0
1
0
.279
.333
.395
.728
89
30
C
59
173
160
28
52
8
6
2
27
2
8
0
5
.325
.357
.488
.845
125
CBN
NNL
31
C
26
93
82
14
27
9
3
1
19
1
7
4
.329
.382
.549
.931
150
5
5
C
213
723
647
108
186
33
20
5
92
18
53
0
3
20
.287
.344
.423
.768
111
162 Game Average
550
492
82
141
25
15
4
70
14
40
0
3
15
.287
.344
.423
.768
111
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Negro Leagues
210
719
643
108
185
33
20
5
92
18
53
3
20
.288
.345
.425
.769
111
2
vs Major Leagues
3
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
77
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Kansas City Monarchs
C
49
165
140
20
32
4
4
0
9
4
16
1
8
.229
.312
.314
.626
84
1
Chicago Giants
C
33
133
118
18
34
5
5
0
18
6
11
1
3
.288
.354
.415
.769
124
2
St. Louis Stars I
C
87
271
249
49
75
13
7
3
34
6
17
0
1
4
.301
.348
.446
.794
100
1
Cleveland Tate Stars
C
18
61
58
7
18
2
1
1
12
1
2
0
1
.310
.333
.431
.764
148
1
Cleveland Browns
C
26
93
82
14
27
9
3
1
19
1
7
4
.329
.382
.549
.931
150



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
KCM
116
.295
.321
7.8%
8.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.098
.078
NNL
182
.338
.319
9.9%
7.2%
0.0%
0.8%
.109
.095
SLS
159
.338
.347
6.9%
0.0%
8.2%
1.3%
1.1%
.116
.118
173
.374
.341
4.6%
7.9%
1.2%
1.0%
.163
.105
CBN
NNL
93
.402
.339
7.5%
8.7%
1.1%
0.9%
.220
.108
5
5
723
.348
.333
7.3%
8.0%
0.0%
1.5%
4.57
0.7%
0.9%
.136
.102
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
5
Negro Leagues
719
.349
.334
7.4%
8.0%
0.7%
0.9%
.137
.102
2
vs Major Leagues
4
.238
.273
0.0%
7.0%
1.5%
4.57
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.076
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Kansas City Monarchs
165
.295
.322
9.7%
8.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.086
.083
1
Chicago Giants
133
.354
.317
8.3%
7.2%
0.0%
0.8%
.127
.094
2
St. Louis Stars I
271
.357
.355
6.3%
8.4%
0.0%
0.00
1.1%
1.2%
.145
.122
1
Cleveland Tate Stars
61
.357
.293
3.3%
6.7%
1.6%
0.4%
.121
.065
1
Cleveland Browns
93
.402
.339
7.5%
8.7%
1.1%
0.9%
.220
.108

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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.


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