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)


Fielding
Glossary
Shortstop
Team Lg Lg Lg
CAG
NNL
20
3
20.2
1
6
5
1
.583
.913
3.05
4.88
-0.1
-4.5
-0.1
DS
NNL
20
43
381.1
87
124
19
12
.917
.913
4.98
4.88
3.9
10.1
3.9
DS
NNL
21
74
657.0
151
206
47
25
.884
.908
4.89
5.13
-9.1
-13.8
-9.1
DS
NNL
22
79
703.2
152
229
32
17
.923
.913
4.87
4.83
19.2
27.3
19.2
SLS
NvM
22
3
27.0
5
10
2
1
.882
.903
5.00
4.75
0.2
6.8
0.2
DS
NNL
23
71
70
623.2
109
324
36
44
.923
.918
6.25
5.67
40.9
65.6
40.9
DS
NvM
23
3
27.0
9
16
1
1
.962
.944
8.33
5.37
3.9
145.3
3.9
DS
NNL
24
59
DS
NNL
25
93
HG
NvM
27
2
14.0
3
4
1
1
.875
.930
4.50
5.07
-1.1
-81.1
-1.1
HAR
EAS
31
1
8.0
2
4
0
1
1.000
.949
6.75
5.20
0.8
100.7
0.8
8
5
431
70
2462.1
519
923
143
103
.910
.913
5.27
5.14
58.6
23.8
58.6


Glossary
Third Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
DS
NNL
20
17
148.2
23
27
6
1
.893
.925
3.03
3.42
-3.2
-21.5
-3.2
SLG
NvM
20
2
2
18.0
1
5
3
0
.667
.855
3.00
2.64
DS
NNL
25
1
NLG
ECL
28
32
277.0
35
58
5
7
.949
.908
3.02
2.85
-9.0
-32.4
-9.0
NLG
EAS
30
42
359.0
43
62
11
11
.905
.919
2.63
2.74
-4.6
-12.7
-4.6
NBY
IND
32
6
53.2
5
5
1
1
.909
.940
1.68
2.43
-1.9
-35.4
-1.9
NBY
IND
35
1
9.0
1
2
0
0
1.000
.931
3.00
3.08
0.1
6.4
0.1
6
4
101
2
865.1
108
159
26
20
.911
.917
2.78
2.88
-18.6
-21.9
-18.6


Glossary
Second Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
HG
NvM
27
1
4.0
2
0
1
0
.667
.944
4.50
6.46
-1.0
-262.0
-1.0
NLG
ECL
28
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.952
1.00
5.50
-2.0
-218.4
-2.0
HAR
EAS
31
14
119.2
26
48
7
8
.914
.931
5.57
5.21
2.1
17.4
2.1
3
3
16
132.2
29
48
8
8
.906
.933
5.22
5.27
-0.9
-7.0
-0.9


Glossary
First Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
DS
NNL
21
5
43.1
48
4
0
3
1.000
.977
10.80
11.32
0.5
12.6
0.5
DS
NNL
25
1
NLG
EAS
30
1
1.0
1
0
0
1
1.000
.988
9.00
10.43
-0.0
-31.4
-0.0
3
2
7
44.1
49
4
0
4
1.000
.977
10.76
11.30
0.5
11.6
0.5



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