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)


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
99
DS
NNL
21
SS
79
355
321
46
98
21
3
1
44
5
20
3
11
.305
.352
.399
.750
110
22
SS
82
339
295
48
73
7
3
2
31
8
26
0
4
14
.247
.317
.312
.629
71
DS
23
SS
74
331
277
60
81
10
3
6
43
2
32
1
21
.292
.368
.415
.783
111
DS
NNL
24
SS
59
273
250
42
75
8
6
1
24
6
17
6
.300
.345
.392
.737
95
DS
NNL
25
SS
94
410
363
63
97
16
9
8
69
26
32
15
.267
.327
.427
.754
101
HG
NvM
27
SS
2
7
7
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.286
.286
.429
.714
148
NLG
ECL
28
3B
33
142
126
26
34
7
0
6
24
7
9
1
6
.270
.324
.468
.792
102
NLG
EAS
30
3B
43
185
164
30
56
6
0
3
36
4
13
3
5
.341
.400
.433
.833
99
HAR
EAS
31
2B
15
62
55
7
13
2
0
1
6
1
6
0
1
.236
.311
.327
.639
81
NBY
IND
32
3B
7
26
18
3
5
0
0
0
1
1
6
1
1
.278
.480
.278
.758
103
NBY
IND
35
3B
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.333
.333
.333
.667
84
12
6
SS
553
2385
2103
346
594
90
26
30
307
61
176
0
15
91
.282
.342
.393
.735
98
162 Game Average
699
616
101
174
26
8
9
90
18
52
0
6
27
.282
.342
.393
.735
98
 
Team Lg Pos
11
Negro Leagues
543
2345
2067
342
589
88
26
30
305
61
173
15
90
.285
.345
.396
.741
99
4
vs Major Leaguers
10
40
36
4
5
2
0
0
2
0
3
0
0
1
.139
.205
.194
.400
21
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago American Giants
-
3
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-34
2
St. Louis Stars I
SS
5
20
17
2
2
0
0
0
2
0
3
0
0
0
.118
.250
.118
.368
11
6
Detroit Stars I
SS
444
1930
1704
277
480
74
26
20
236
48
139
10
77
.282
.339
.391
.730
99
1
Homestead Grays
SS
2
7
7
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.286
.286
.429
.714
148
2
New York Lincoln Giants
3B
76
327
290
56
90
13
0
9
60
11
22
4
11
.310
.367
.448
.815
100
3
New York Black Yankees
3B
23
92
76
10
19
2
0
1
8
2
12
1
3
.250
.360
.316
.675
87



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NLG
ECL
142
.337
.348
6.3%
7.8%
4.2%
1.5%
.198
.124
DS
NNL
410
.327
.331
7.8%
8.3%
2.0%
1.4%
.160
.126
DS
331
.341
.333
9.7%
7.9%
1.8%
1.3%
.123
.116
NLG
EAS
185
.376
.369
7.0%
8.7%
1.6%
1.8%
.091
.144
HAR
EAS
62
.300
.323
9.7%
7.7%
1.6%
1.0%
.091
.107
MULT
251
.317
.324
6.0%
8.3%
0.8%
0.5%
.098
.079
339
.290
.334
7.7%
0.0%
8.0%
0.6%
1.1%
.064
.113
DS
NNL
273
.337
.346
6.2%
8.9%
0.4%
0.9%
.092
.110
DS
NNL
355
.344
.330
5.6%
7.5%
0.3%
0.8%
.093
.098
HG
NvM
7
.326
.258
0.0%
3.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.143
.061
NBY
IND
26
.381
.345
23.1%
7.8%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.127
NBY
IND
4
.212
.301
0.0%
5.6%
0.0%
4.5%
.000
.195
12
6
2385
.331
.336
7.4%
8.1%
0.0%
2.6%
3.18
1.3%
1.1%
.110
.112
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
11
Negro Leagues
2345
.333
.337
7.4%
8.1%
1.3%
1.1%
.111
.113
4
vs Major Leaguers
40
.193
.304
7.5%
7.0%
0.0%
2.6%
3.18
0.0%
0.9%
.056
.097
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Chicago American Giants
9
.108
.320
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.078
2
St. Louis Stars I
20
.209
.311
15.0%
7.8%
0.0%
2.6%
3.18
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.089
6
Detroit Stars I
1930
.329
.333
7.2%
8.1%
1.0%
1.0%
.109
.109
1
Homestead Grays
7
.326
.258
0.0%
3.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.143
.061
2
New York Lincoln Giants
327
.359
.360
6.7%
8.3%
2.8%
1.7%
.138
.135
3
New York Black Yankees
92
.319
.328
13.0%
7.6%
1.1%
1.2%
.066
.116

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Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.


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