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
DS
NNL
21
SS
5
0.5
74
-9.1
DS
23
SS
74
44.9
NLG
ECL
28
3B
1
-2.0
32
-9.0
22
SS
82
19.4
NBY
IND
35
3B
1
0.1
HG
NvM
27
SS
1
-1.0
2
-1.1
NBY
IND
32
3B
6
-1.9
DS
NNL
25
SS
1
1
93
MULT
20
SS
19
-2.8
46
3.8
HAR
EAS
31
2B
14
2.1
1
0.8
DS
NNL
24
SS
59
NLG
EAS
30
3B
1
-0.0
42
-2.9
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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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