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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• Buried: Beverly Hills Cemetery (Peekskill, NY)


Compared to Contemporary Shortstops (Top 50)

Compare With:



Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
SS
26
1906-1932
47.4
40.6
1.6
0.0
5.2
2
SS
20
1916-1937
25.0
19.5
2.5
-0.0
3.0
3
SS
17
1924-1947
23.2
17.6
3.7
0.0
1.9
4
SS
22
1908-1931
21.2
11.6
4.5
0.1
4.9
5
SS
18
1901-1928
13.4
6.2
5.5
-0.2
1.9
6
SS
12
1920-1935
12.6
6.5
4.1
0.0
2.0
7
SS
2
1925-1928
3.9
2.3
1.1
0.0
0.5
8
SS
15
1921-1937
3.4
-3.1
4.2
0.0
2.3
9
SS
4
1924-1928
2.4
2.6
-0.3
0.0
0.1
10
SS
8
1915-1928
2.4
-0.3
2.7
0.0
-0.1
11
SS
4
1921-1929
1.9
1.3
0.2
0.0
0.4
12
SS
15
1918-1934
0.7
-3.0
1.0
0.0
2.7
13
SS
3
1925-1934
0.6
0.5
-0.2
0.1
0.3
14
SS
2
1925-1928
0.4
-1.1
1.2
0.0
0.3
15
SS
2
1923-1928
0.2
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
16
SS
7
1921-1931
0.2
-0.6
0.5
0.0
0.3
17
SS
6
1920-1928
-0.0
-0.2
0.3
-0.4
0.3
18
SS
4
1922-1934
-0.1
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
19
SS
4
1923-1928
-0.4
0.9
-1.4
0.0
0.1
20
SS
6
1920-1930
-0.5
-0.9
0.0
0.0
0.4
21
SS
2
1926-1933
-1.6
0.1
-1.8
0.0
0.0
22
SS
7
1920-1928
-2.1
-1.4
-0.9
0.0
0.2
23
SS
5
1923-1933
-2.8
-2.6
-0.7
0.0
0.5

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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