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Ambrose Reid



Ambrose Leevolio Reid


Born: December 3, 1898 in Eatonton, GA
Died: April 7, 1966 in Philadelphia, PA
          (67 years old)

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• Buried: Haven Memorial Cemetery (Chester, PA)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
7
1923
1929
BAG
20.5
-1.7
-0.1
22.3
-0.0
2
SS
7
1922
1928
MULT
17.3
10.3
4.6
-0.0
2.4
3
SP
5
1925
1929
BAG/ELS
11.8
4.6
-1.0
8.5
-0.3
4
CF
8
1923
1930
MULT
8.0
8.4
0.7
-0.1
-0.9
5
SP
4
1925
1928
BAG
4.6
-0.1
0.0
4.7
0.0
6
3B
4
1925
1928
BAG/ELS
4.1
3.4
-0.0
0.0
0.7
7
2B
2
1924
1925
BAG
4.0
3.6
0.0
0.0
0.4
8
SP
2
1927
1930
BAG/HIL
3.8
0.8
0.7
2.6
-0.3
9
RF
4
1923
1929
BAG
3.8
4.2
0.2
0.0
-0.6
10
3B
1
1931
1931
HG
3.8
3.5
0.2
0.0
0.1
11
SP
6
1923
1928
BAG
3.5
-0.6
-0.1
4.2
-0.0
12
2B
1
1921
1921
DS
3.2
1.2
1.9
0.0
0.2
13
LF
2
1928
1929
BAG
3.1
3.0
0.5
0.0
-0.4
14
SP
1
1921
1921
DS
3.0
-0.5
-0.0
3.4
-0.0
15
SP
1
1931
1931
HG
2.9
0.3
0.0
2.6
0.0
16
1B
1
1931
1931
HG
2.6
2.1
0.7
0.0
-0.2
17
SP
1
1931
1931
HG
2.5
-0.3
0.0
2.9
0.0
18
SP
1
1921
1921
DS
2.5
0.6
0.0
1.9
0.0
19
RF
1
1921
1921
DS
2.4
2.2
0.4
0.0
-0.2
20
SP
1
1921
1921
DS
2.3
-0.0
0.3
2.1
-0.0
21
C
1
1931
1931
HG
2.3
2.0
0.3
0.0
0.1
22
2B
1
1931
1931
HG
2.3
2.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
23
RF
2
1928
1929
BAG
2.0
1.8
0.5
0.0
-0.3
24
SP
2
1922
1931
OBG/PC
1.8
0.2
0.0
1.6
0.0
25
1B
1
1921
1921
DS
1.8
1.9
0.2
0.0
-0.2
26
LF
1
1927
1927
BAG
1.8
1.2
1.0
-0.2
-0.3
27
SP
2
1923
1924
BAG
1.7
-0.7
0.0
2.5
-0.0
28
SP
1
1931
1931
PC/HG
1.6
0.1
0.0
1.6
0.0
29
SP
1
1931
1931
HG
1.6
-0.2
-0.1
1.9
0.0
30
1B
2
1928
1929
BAG
1.4
1.6
0.1
0.0
-0.2
31
1B
4
1926
1930
BAG/HIL
1.4
1.4
0.5
0.0
-0.5
32
SS
1
1930
1930
HIL
1.3
1.6
-0.4
0.0
0.1
33
C
1
1921
1921
DS
1.0
1.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
34
LF
2
1930
1931
PC/HIL
1.0
0.6
0.4
0.0
-0.1
35
SS
1
1921
1921
DS
0.9
1.3
-0.9
0.0
0.5
36
SP
2
1929
1930
DMS/HIL
0.8
0.2
-0.1
0.7
-0.0
37
2B
4
1922
1928
MULT
0.7
1.7
-1.5
0.3
0.2
38
SP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.7
-0.1
-0.1
0.9
-0.0
39
CF
2
1922
1923
BAG/OBG
0.6
-0.1
0.9
0.0
-0.1
40
SP
1
1931
1931
HG
0.6
-0.2
0.0
0.8
0.0
41
SP
1
1929
1929
BAG
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
42
RF
1
1931
1931
HG
0.5
0.9
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
43
3B
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.5
0.1
0.4
0.0
0.1
44
SS
1
1931
1931
HG
0.5
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.1
45
CF
1
1931
1931
PC
0.5
0.3
0.2
0.0
-0.0
46
RF
2
1922
1925
OBG/BAG
0.5
0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.2
47
RP
1
1924
1924
BAG
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
48
2B
2
1921
1922
OBG/DS
0.5
-0.1
0.6
0.0
0.1
49
RP
1
1928
1928
ELS
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
50
SP
4
1925
1930
MULT
0.4
0.3
0.1
0.1
-0.0
51
SP
1
1921
1921
DS
0.4
0.1
-0.0
0.3
-0.0
52
LF
1
1931
1931
HG
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
-0.0
53
LF
1
1921
1921
DS
0.4
0.0
0.4
0.0
-0.0
54
2B
1
1931
1931
PC
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
55
LF
1
1931
1931
PC
0.4
0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
56
LF
1
1931
1931
HG
0.3
0.7
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
57
C
2
1921
1923
DS/BAG
0.3
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
58
SP
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
59
SP
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
60
CF
1
1921
1921
DS
0.2
0.6
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
61
SP
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
62
RP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
63
SP
1
1931
1931
PC
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
64
2B
1
1928
1928
ELS
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
65
SP
1
1929
1929
BAG
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
66
2B
1
1923
1923
BAG
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
67
SP
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
68
C
1
1923
1923
BAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
69
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
70
C
1
1931
1931
PC
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
-
1
1931
1931
PC
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
72
SS
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
73
SS
1
1929
1929
DMS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
3B
1
1931
1931
PC
0.1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
75
SS
1
1931
1931
PC
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
76
C
1
1928
1928
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
77
C
1
1921
1921
DS
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
78
C
2
1925
1931
BAG/HG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
79
2B
1
1926
1926
BAG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
80
-
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
81
2B
1
1929
1929
DMS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
1B
1
1923
1923
BAG
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
83
RP
1
1931
1931
HG
0.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.5
-0.0
84
RF
1
1928
1928
BAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
85
3B
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
86
C
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
87
C
1
1929
1929
DMS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
88
LF
1
1921
1921
DS
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
89
RP
2
1924
1929
BAG
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
90
-
1
1923
1923
BAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
91
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
92
1B
1
1928
1928
BAG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
93
2B
1
1923
1923
BAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
94
SP
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
LF
1
1929
1929
DMS
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
96
C
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
97
C
2
1922
1923
OBG/BAG
-0.0
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
98
RF
1
1928
1928
BAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
99
-
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
100
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
101
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
102
-
1
1931
1931
PC
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
103
-
1
1922
1922
OBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
104
3B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
105
CF
2
1923
1924
BAG
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
106
C
1
1928
1928
ELS
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
107
3B
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.0
-0.2
0.1
-0.2
0.2
108
SP
1
1924
1924
BAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
109
C
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
110
2B
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.0
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.1
111
CF
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
112
SP
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
113
RP
1
1922
1922
OBG
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
114
3B
2
1921
1929
BAG/DS
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
115
RP
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
116
SP
2
1924
1925
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
117
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
118
3B
1
1931
1931
PC
-0.1
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
119
-
1
1931
1931
PC
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
120
1B
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
121
SP
1
1924
1924
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
122
RF
1
1928
1928
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
123
RP
3
1923
1930
BAG/HIL
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
124
RF
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
125
3B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
126
C
2
1926
1930
HIL/BAG
-0.1
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.1
127
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
128
-
1
1922
1922
OBG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
129
-
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
130
-
1
1931
1931
PC
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
131
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.2
0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.0
132
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
133
-
1
1922
1922
OBG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
134
-
1
1928
1928
BAG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
135
SP
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.2
0.0
0.1
-0.3
-0.0
136
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
137
RP
1
1922
1922
OBG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
138
CF
1
1931
1931
HG
-0.2
0.3
-0.5
0.0
-0.0
139
RF
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
140
3B
2
1921
1928
ELS/DS
-0.2
0.3
-0.7
0.0
0.2
141
3B
1
1924
1924
BAG
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
142
2B
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
0.1
143
-
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
144
SS
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
145
C
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
146
RP
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
147
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
148
-
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
149
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
150
RF
1
1924
1924
BAG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
151
2B
2
1922
1927
OBG/BAG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
152
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
153
C
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
154
-
1
1931
1931
PC
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
155
-
1
1931
1931
PC
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
156
-
2
1929
1931
BAG/PC
-0.3
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.1
157
RP
1
1931
1931
HG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
158
RP
2
1928
1929
MULT
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
159
-
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
160
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
161
-
1
1922
1922
OBG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
162
-
1
1929
1929
DMS
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
163
3B
2
1922
1925
BAG/OBG
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
164
SS
1
1931
1931
PC/HG
-0.4
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
165
SS
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.4
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.2
166
SP
2
1924
1925
BAG
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
-0.0
167
-
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
168
SP
3
1926
1929
BAG/ELS
-0.4
-0.0
0.1
-0.5
-0.0
169
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
170
CF
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.5
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
-0.0
171
RP
1
1924
1924
BAG
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
172
2B
1
1926
1926
BAG
-0.5
-0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.2
173
SS
1
1931
1931
HG
-0.5
0.3
-1.1
0.0
0.2
174
LF
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.6
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
-0.0
175
LF
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.6
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
176
3B
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.7
-0.2
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
177
1B
1
1928
1928
BAG
-0.7
-0.3
0.0
-0.4
-0.0
178
C
9
1922
1930
MULT
-0.7
-0.8
-0.7
0.0
0.9
179
3B
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.7
-0.8
0.0
0.0
0.2
180
CF
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.7
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
181
RF
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.8
-0.4
0.0
-0.2
-0.2
182
SP
2
1928
1929
BAG
-0.8
-0.2
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
183
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.8
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.0
184
SP
2
1922
1923
OBG/BAG
-0.9
-0.2
-0.0
-0.6
-0.0
185
RF
2
1925
1926
BAG
-1.0
-0.2
-0.6
0.0
-0.2
186
C
4
1924
1927
BAG
-1.0
-1.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
187
SP
6
1923
1929
BAG
-1.0
-0.7
0.0
-0.3
0.0
188
RF
2
1929
1930
MULT
-1.2
-0.2
-0.9
0.0
-0.1
189
SP
3
1928
1930
BAG/HIL
-1.3
-0.5
-0.0
-0.7
-0.0
190
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-1.4
0.1
0.0
-1.5
0.0
191
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-1.5
-1.0
-0.7
0.0
0.1
192
C
1
1931
1931
HG
-1.6
-0.0
0.1
-1.6
0.0
193
1B
6
1922
1928
BAG/OBG
-2.3
-1.1
-0.2
0.0
-1.1

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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