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"
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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
94
21
SS
81
364
328
46
99
21
3
1
44
5
21
3
12
.302
.349
.393
.743
107
22
SS
84
348
304
49
74
7
3
2
31
8
26
0
4
14
.243
.311
.306
.617
62
DS
23
SS
74
331
277
60
81
10
3
6
43
2
32
1
21
.292
.368
.415
.783
102
DS
NNL
24
SS
62
286
259
48
79
7
6
1
24
5
18
1
8
.305
.353
.390
.742
99
DS
NNL
25
SS
94
410
363
63
97
16
9
8
69
26
32
15
.267
.327
.427
.754
97
DS
NNL
26
SS
91
389
328
87
98
17
7
7
53
24
39
1
21
.299
.375
.457
.832
116
MULT
27
SS
45
187
167
35
56
10
7
3
32
4
15
0
5
.335
.390
.533
.923
142
NLG
ECL
28
3B
33
142
126
26
34
7
0
6
24
7
9
1
6
.270
.324
.468
.792
90
NLG
ANL
29
3B
66
301
244
60
84
15
2
5
60
12
40
4
13
.344
.444
.484
.928
117
NLG
EAS
30
3B
44
190
166
32
57
6
0
3
36
4
15
3
6
.343
.408
.434
.841
92
HAR
IND
31
2B
18
75
67
9
16
2
0
1
7
2
7
0
1
.239
.311
.313
.624
85
NBY
IND
32
3B
7
26
18
3
5
0
0
0
1
1
6
1
1
.278
.480
.278
.758
112
NBY
IND
35
2B
5
17
13
3
3
0
0
0
2
1
3
0
1
.231
.375
.231
.606
70
14
7
SS
768
3317
2884
541
842
130
42
45
454
102
278
0
21
134
.292
.358
.413
.771
101
162 Game Average
700
608
114
178
27
9
9
96
24
59
0
5
28
.292
.358
.413
.771
101
 
Team Lg Pos
14
Negro Leagues
757
3273
2845
537
837
128
42
45
452
102
274
21
133
.294
.361
.416
.777
102
4
vs Major Leagues
10
40
36
4
5
2
0
0
2
0
3
0
0
1
.139
.205
.194
.400
13
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
-31
2
St. Louis Stars I
SS
5
20
17
2
2
0
0
0
2
0
3
0
0
0
.118
.250
.118
.368
7
7
Detroit Stars I
SS
541
2346
2054
371
584
90
33
27
289
71
179
12
101
.284
.345
.400
.745
99
4
New York Lincoln Giants
3B
144
637
539
118
175
28
2
14
120
23
65
8
25
.325
.405
.462
.867
103
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
73
3
New York Black Yankees
3B
30
118
98
15
24
2
0
1
10
4
16
1
3
.245
.357
.296
.652
89



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
MULT
251
.317
.332
6.0%
8.5%
0.8%
0.5%
.098
.081
364
.341
.331
5.8%
7.5%
0.3%
0.8%
.091
.099
348
.285
.345
7.5%
0.0%
8.2%
0.6%
1.1%
.063
.117
DS
331
.341
.347
9.7%
8.2%
1.8%
1.3%
.123
.122
DS
NNL
286
.341
.344
6.3%
8.3%
0.3%
0.9%
.085
.107
DS
NNL
410
.327
.337
7.8%
8.5%
2.0%
1.3%
.160
.128
DS
NNL
389
.358
.342
10.0%
8.5%
1.8%
1.4%
.159
.127
MULT
187
.404
.341
8.0%
7.9%
1.6%
1.2%
.198
.113
NLG
ECL
142
.337
.369
6.3%
8.3%
4.2%
1.5%
.198
.132
NLG
ANL
301
.415
.386
13.3%
9.9%
1.7%
1.4%
.139
.138
NLG
EAS
190
.378
.386
7.9%
9.0%
1.6%
1.7%
.090
.154
HAR
IND
75
.294
.308
9.3%
7.2%
0.5%
15.91
1.3%
1.1%
.075
.106
NBY
IND
26
.386
.337
23.1%
7.9%
0.2%
32.82
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.106
NBY
IND
17
.290
.326
17.6%
6.6%
0.0%
1.9%
.000
.133
14
7
3317
.345
.347
8.4%
8.4%
0.0%
0.6%
18.29
1.4%
1.2%
.121
.118
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
14
Negro Leagues
3273
.347
.347
8.4%
8.4%
1.4%
1.2%
.122
.118
4
vs Major Leagues
40
.193
.317
7.5%
7.4%
0.0%
2.6%
3.36
0.0%
0.9%
.056
.101
1
vs Semipros
4
.190
.402
25.0%
9.3%
0.0%
2.6%
.000
.172
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Chicago American Giants
9
.108
.307
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.074
2
St. Louis Stars I
20
.209
.323
15.0%
8.1%
0.0%
2.6%
3.36
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.091
7
Detroit Stars I
2346
.333
.340
7.6%
8.2%
1.2%
1.1%
.115
.113
4
New York Lincoln Giants
637
.385
.382
10.2%
9.3%
2.2%
1.5%
.137
.142
1
Cleveland Hornets
158
.417
.332
9.5%
7.8%
1.9%
1.3%
.217
.115
1
Homestead Grays
29
.334
.388
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
0.8%
.103
.103
3
New York Black Yankees
118
.314
.317
13.6%
7.3%
0.8%
1.2%
.051
.110

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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