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 Breakdown by Position

Multi-Stint Seasons:



C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
Team Lg Pos
MULT
20
SS
19
-2.8
46
3.8
DS
NNL
21
SS
5
0.5
74
-9.1
22
SS
82
19.4
DS
23
SS
74
44.9
DS
NNL
24
SS
59
DS
NNL
25
SS
1
1
93
HG
NvM
27
SS
1
-1.0
2
-1.1
NLG
ECL
28
3B
1
-2.0
32
-9.0
NLG
EAS
30
3B
1
-0.0
42
-2.9
HAR
EAS
31
2B
14
2.1
1
0.8
NBY
IND
32
3B
6
-1.9
NBY
IND
35
3B
1
0.1
12
6
SS
7
0.5
16
-0.9
101
-16.5
431
58.6
 
Team Lg Pos
11
Negro Leagues
7
0.5
15
0.1
99
-16.9
423
55.6
4
vs Major Leaguers
1
-1.0
2
0.4
8
3.0
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago American Giants
-
3
-0.1
2
St. Louis Stars I
SS
2
0.4
3
0.2
6
Detroit Stars I
SS
6
0.5
18
-3.2
422
58.8
1
Homestead Grays
SS
1
-1.0
2
-1.1
2
New York Lincoln Giants
3B
1
-0.0
1
-2.0
74
-11.8
3
New York Black Yankees
3B
14
2.1
7
-1.8
1
0.8

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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.


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