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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
20.0
-1.9
-0.1
22.0
-0.0
2
SS
7
1922
1928
MULT
17.8
10.8
4.5
-0.0
2.5
3
SP
5
1925
1929
BAG/ELS
11.9
4.6
-1.1
8.7
-0.3
4
CF
8
1923
1930
MULT
7.8
8.4
0.5
-0.1
-1.0
5
3B
4
1925
1928
BAG/ELS
4.9
3.8
0.4
0.0
0.7
6
SP
4
1925
1928
BAG
4.7
0.2
0.0
4.5
0.0
7
2B
2
1924
1925
BAG
4.0
3.6
0.0
0.0
0.4
8
SP
6
1923
1928
BAG
4.0
-0.6
-0.1
4.6
-0.0
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
2
1927
1930
BAG/HIL
3.6
0.8
0.6
2.5
-0.3
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
4
1926
1930
BAG/HIL
1.5
1.5
0.5
0.0
-0.5
31
1B
2
1928
1929
BAG
1.4
1.6
0.1
0.0
-0.2
32
SS
1
1930
1930
HIL
1.3
1.7
-0.5
0.0
0.1
33
LF
2
1930
1931
PC/HIL
1.0
0.8
0.3
0.0
-0.1
34
C
1
1921
1921
DS
1.0
1.0
-0.1
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
HIL/DMS
0.7
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
OBG/BAG
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
DS/OBG
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
C
2
1926
1930
HIL/BAG
0.4
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.1
54
LF
1
1921
1921
DS
0.4
0.0
0.4
0.0
-0.0
55
CF
1
1932
1932
BCA
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
56
2B
1
1931
1931
PC
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
57
LF
1
1931
1931
PC
0.4
0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
58
LF
1
1931
1931
HG
0.3
0.7
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
59
C
2
1921
1923
BAG/DS
0.3
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
60
SP
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
61
2B
1
1926
1926
BAG
0.3
-0.4
0.5
0.0
0.2
62
SP
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
63
CF
1
1921
1921
DS
0.2
0.6
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
64
SP
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
65
SP
1
1931
1931
PC
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
66
RP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
67
2B
1
1928
1928
ELS
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
68
SP
1
1929
1929
BAG
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
69
2B
1
1923
1923
BAG
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
70
SP
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
71
C
1
1923
1923
BAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
72
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
73
C
1
1931
1931
PC
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
SS
1
1932
1932
BCA
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
75
1B
1
1932
1932
BCA
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
76
-
1
1931
1931
PC
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
77
SS
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
SS
1
1929
1929
DMS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
3B
1
1931
1931
PC
0.1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
80
SS
1
1931
1931
PC
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
81
C
1
1928
1928
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
82
C
1
1921
1921
DS
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
83
C
2
1925
1931
BAG/HG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
84
2B
1
1926
1926
BAG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
85
-
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
86
2B
1
1929
1929
DMS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
87
1B
1
1923
1923
BAG
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
88
RP
1
1931
1931
HG
0.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.5
-0.0
89
RF
1
1928
1928
BAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
90
C
1
1922
1922
OBG
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
91
C
1
1929
1929
DMS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
92
LF
1
1921
1921
DS
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
93
RP
2
1924
1929
BAG
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
94
-
1
1923
1923
BAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
3B
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
96
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
97
1B
1
1928
1928
BAG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
98
2B
1
1923
1923
BAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
99
SP
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
100
LF
1
1929
1929
DMS
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
101
C
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
102
1B
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
103
C
2
1922
1923
OBG/BAG
-0.0
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
104
RF
1
1928
1928
BAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
105
3B
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
106
-
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
107
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
108
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
-
1
1931
1931
PC
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
110
-
1
1922
1922
OBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
111
CF
2
1923
1924
BAG
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
112
C
1
1928
1928
ELS
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
113
3B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
114
3B
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.0
-0.2
0.1
-0.2
0.2
115
2B
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.0
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.1
116
SP
1
1924
1924
BAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
117
C
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
118
3B
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
119
CF
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
120
SP
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
121
RP
1
1922
1922
OBG
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
122
3B
2
1921
1929
DS/BAG
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
123
SS
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
124
CF
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
125
RP
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
126
CF
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
127
2B
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
128
SP
2
1924
1925
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
129
SS
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
130
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
131
3B
1
1931
1931
PC
-0.1
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
132
-
1
1931
1931
PC
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
133
1B
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
134
SP
1
1924
1924
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
135
RF
1
1928
1928
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
136
RF
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
137
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
138
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
139
-
1
1922
1922
OBG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
140
-
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
141
3B
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
142
-
1
1931
1931
PC
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
143
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
144
-
1
1922
1922
OBG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
145
-
1
1928
1928
BAG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
146
SP
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.2
0.0
0.1
-0.3
-0.0
147
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
148
RP
1
1922
1922
OBG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
149
CF
1
1931
1931
HG
-0.2
0.3
-0.5
0.0
-0.0
150
C
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
151
RF
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
152
3B
2
1921
1928
ELS/DS
-0.2
0.3
-0.7
0.0
0.2
153
3B
1
1924
1924
BAG
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
154
2B
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
0.1
155
-
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
156
-
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
157
-
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
158
C
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
159
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.3
0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
160
RP
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
161
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
162
C
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
163
2B
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
164
-
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
165
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
166
RF
1
1924
1924
BAG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
167
2B
2
1922
1927
BAG/OBG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
168
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
169
-
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
170
-
1
1931
1931
PC
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
171
-
1
1931
1931
PC
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
172
-
2
1929
1931
PC/BAG
-0.3
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.1
173
RP
1
1931
1931
HG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
174
RP
2
1928
1929
MULT
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
175
-
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
176
-
1
1922
1922
OBG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
177
-
1
1929
1929
DMS
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
178
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
179
3B
2
1922
1925
BAG/OBG
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
180
SS
1
1931
1931
HG/PC
-0.4
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
181
SS
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.4
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.1
182
SS
1
1929
1929
BAG
-0.4
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.2
183
RP
3
1923
1930
HIL/BAG
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
184
SP
2
1924
1925
BAG
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
-0.0
185
-
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
186
RF
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
-0.0
187
SP
3
1926
1929
BAG/ELS
-0.5
0.3
0.3
-1.0
-0.0
188
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
189
-
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.5
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
-0.0
190
RP
1
1924
1924
BAG
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
191
SS
1
1931
1931
HG
-0.5
0.3
-1.1
0.0
0.2
192
C
9
1922
1930
MULT
-0.5
-0.7
-0.8
0.0
1.0
193
LF
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.6
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
-0.0
194
RP
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.6
0.1
0.0
-0.6
-0.0
195
LF
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.6
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
196
-
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.7
-0.2
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
197
1B
1
1928
1928
BAG
-0.7
-0.3
0.0
-0.4
-0.0
198
3B
1
1923
1923
BAG
-0.7
-0.8
0.0
0.0
0.2
199
RP
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.7
-0.2
0.0
-0.5
0.0
200
-
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.7
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
201
RP
1
1921
1921
DS
-0.8
-0.4
0.0
-0.2
-0.2
202
RF
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.6
-0.0
203
SP
2
1928
1929
BAG
-0.8
-0.2
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
204
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.8
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.0
205
SP
2
1922
1923
OBG/BAG
-0.9
-0.2
-0.0
-0.6
-0.0
206
RF
1
1932
1932
BCA
-0.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.8
-0.0
207
C
4
1924
1927
BAG
-1.0
-1.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
208
RF
2
1925
1926
BAG
-1.1
-0.4
-0.5
0.0
-0.2
209
SP
3
1928
1930
HIL/BAG
-1.3
-0.5
-0.0
-0.7
-0.0
210
RF
2
1929
1930
MULT
-1.3
-0.3
-0.9
0.0
-0.1
211
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-1.4
0.1
0.0
-1.5
0.0
212
-
1
1929
1929
BAG
-1.5
-1.0
-0.7
0.0
0.1
213
SP
6
1923
1929
BAG
-1.5
-0.7
0.0
-0.8
0.0
214
C
1
1931
1931
HG
-1.6
-0.0
0.1
-1.6
0.0
215
1B
6
1922
1928
BAG/OBG
-2.1
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
-1.1

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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