Bill Riggins - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Riggins



Arvell Riggins
(Mule; Bo)
First name also spelled Orville
Born: February 7, 1900 in Colp, IL
Died: March 8, 1943 in New York, NY
          (43 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 160
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Notes:


• Buried: Beverly Hills Cemetery (Peekskill, NY)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MULT
20
SS
64
251
224
20
59
12
2
2
28
1
15
2
10
.263
.315
.362
.677
90
21
SS
81
364
328
46
99
21
3
1
44
5
21
3
12
.302
.349
.393
.743
104
22
SS
84
348
304
49
74
7
3
2
31
8
26
0
4
14
.243
.311
.306
.617
60
DS
23
SS
74
331
277
60
81
10
3
6
43
2
32
1
21
.292
.368
.415
.783
99
DS
NNL
24
SS
62
286
259
48
79
7
6
1
24
5
18
1
8
.305
.353
.390
.742
96
DS
NNL
25
SS
94
410
363
63
97
16
9
8
69
26
32
15
.267
.327
.427
.754
94
DS
NNL
26
SS
91
391
330
80
99
18
6
7
52
25
36
4
21
.300
.376
.455
.830
103
MULT
27
SS
45
187
167
35
56
10
7
3
32
4
15
0
5
.335
.390
.533
.923
143
NLG
ECL
28
3B
33
142
126
26
34
7
0
6
24
7
9
1
6
.270
.324
.468
.792
88
NLG
ANL
29
3B
66
301
244
60
84
15
2
5
60
12
40
4
13
.344
.444
.484
.928
109
NLG
EAS
30
3B
44
190
166
32
57
6
0
3
36
4
15
3
6
.343
.408
.434
.841
85
HAR
IND
31
2B
18
75
67
9
16
2
0
1
7
2
7
0
1
.239
.311
.313
.624
87
NBY
IND
32
3B
7
26
18
3
5
0
0
0
1
1
6
1
1
.278
.480
.278
.758
110
NBY
IND
35
2B
5
17
13
3
3
0
0
0
2
1
3
0
1
.231
.375
.231
.606
68
14
7
SS
768
3319
2886
534
843
131
41
45
453
103
275
0
24
134
.292
.359
.413
.771
96
162 Game Average
700
609
113
178
28
9
9
96
25
58
0
6
28
.292
.359
.413
.771
96
 
Team Lg Pos
14
Negro Leagues
757
3275
2847
530
838
129
41
45
451
103
271
24
133
.294
.361
.416
.776
98
4
vs Major Leagues
10
40
36
4
5
2
0
0
2
0
3
0
0
1
.139
.205
.194
.400
14
1
vs Semipros
1
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-39
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago American Giants
-
3
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-30
2
St. Louis Stars I
SS
5
20
17
2
2
0
0
0
2
0
3
0
0
0
.118
.250
.118
.368
8
7
Detroit Stars I
SS
541
2348
2056
364
585
91
32
27
288
72
176
15
101
.285
.345
.399
.745
94
4
New York Lincoln Giants
3B
144
637
539
118
175
28
2
14
120
23
65
8
25
.325
.405
.462
.867
96
1
Cleveland Hornets
SS
37
158
138
30
47
7
7
3
30
4
15
0
5
.341
.405
.558
.963
158
1
Homestead Grays
3B
8
29
29
5
9
3
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.310
.310
.414
.724
80
3
New York Black Yankees
2B
30
118
98
15
24
2
0
1
10
4
16
1
3
.245
.357
.296
.652
90



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
MULT
251
.317
.339
6.0%
8.7%
0.8%
0.5%
.098
.083
364
.341
.335
5.8%
7.6%
0.3%
0.8%
.091
.100
348
.285
.351
7.5%
0.0%
8.3%
0.6%
1.1%
.063
.119
DS
331
.341
.353
9.7%
8.3%
1.8%
1.3%
.123
.124
DS
NNL
286
.341
.348
6.3%
8.4%
0.3%
0.9%
.085
.108
DS
NNL
410
.327
.343
7.8%
8.6%
2.0%
1.3%
.160
.130
DS
NNL
391
.360
.365
9.2%
8.6%
1.8%
1.4%
.155
.134
MULT
187
.404
.338
8.0%
7.8%
1.6%
1.2%
.198
.113
NLG
ECL
142
.337
.373
6.3%
8.4%
4.2%
1.5%
.198
.133
NLG
ANL
301
.415
.400
13.3%
10.3%
1.7%
1.4%
.139
.143
NLG
EAS
190
.378
.399
7.9%
9.3%
1.6%
1.7%
.090
.160
HAR
IND
75
.294
.305
9.3%
7.1%
0.5%
15.69
1.3%
1.1%
.075
.105
NBY
IND
26
.386
.340
23.1%
7.9%
0.2%
33.27
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
NBY
IND
17
.290
.329
17.6%
6.7%
0.0%
1.9%
.000
.135
14
7
3319
.345
.355
8.3%
8.5%
0.0%
0.6%
18.25
1.4%
1.2%
.121
.121
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
14
Negro Leagues
3275
.347
.355
8.3%
8.5%
1.4%
1.2%
.122
.121
4
vs Major Leagues
40
.193
.316
7.5%
7.4%
0.0%
2.6%
3.27
0.0%
0.9%
.056
.102
1
vs Semipros
4
.190
.405
25.0%
9.3%
0.0%
2.6%
.000
.174
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Chicago American Giants
9
.108
.304
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.073
2
St. Louis Stars I
20
.209
.321
15.0%
8.0%
0.0%
2.6%
3.27
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.092
7
Detroit Stars I
2348
.333
.348
7.5%
8.4%
1.1%
1.1%
.115
.116
4
New York Lincoln Giants
637
.385
.394
10.2%
9.6%
2.2%
1.5%
.137
.146
1
Homestead Grays
29
.334
.373
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.8%
.103
.101
1
Cleveland Hornets
158
.417
.332
9.5%
7.8%
1.9%
1.3%
.217
.115
3
New York Black Yankees
118
.314
.316
13.6%
7.3%
0.8%
1.2%
.051
.109

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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