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)


Wins Above Replacement

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Team Lg Pos
MULT
20
SS
251
1.1
0.6
0.1
0.0
0.4
DS
NNL
21
SS
355
0.9
1.3
-0.8
0.0
0.4
22
SS
339
2.2
-0.1
1.8
0.0
0.5
DS
23
SS
331
6.1
1.3
4.4
0.0
0.5
DS
NNL
24
SS
273
0.6
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
DS
NNL
25
SS
410
1.6
1.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
HG
NvM
27
SS
7
-0.2
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
NLG
ECL
28
3B
142
-0.4
0.5
-0.9
0.0
0.1
NLG
EAS
30
3B
185
0.3
0.5
-0.2
0.0
0.1
HAR
EAS
31
2B
62
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.1
NBY
IND
32
3B
26
-0.0
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
NBY
IND
35
3B
4
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
12
6
SS
2385
12.7
6.5
4.2
0.0
2.0
162 Game Average
699
3.7
1.9
1.2
0.0
0.6
 
Team Lg Pos
4
vs Major Leaguers
40
0.1
-0.2
0.2
0.0
0.1
11
Negro Leagues
2345
12.7
6.7
4.0
0.0
1.9
 
Team Lg Pos
1
-
9
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
6
SS
1930
12.6
5.5
5.4
0.0
1.7
1
SS
7
-0.2
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
3
3B
92
0.4
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
2
3B
327
-0.0
0.9
-1.1
0.0
0.2
2
SS
20
-0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0

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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