Joe Royal - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Joe Royal



Joseph John Royal Jr.
(Lassas)

Born: April 9, 1912 in Atlanta, GA
Died: March 1975 deathplace unknown
          (62 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 178
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
JRC
IND
25
RF
4
16
16
2
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.188
.188
.250
.438
42
JRC
NAL
26
RF
14
67
63
10
15
2
0
1
11
2
4
0
0
.238
.284
.317
.601
71
CBR
NAL
27
LF
6
19
16
1
2
0
0
0
1
1
2
1
.125
.222
.125
.347
3
JRC
NAL
30
C
4
11
10
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.300
.364
.300
.664
109
32
C
12
41
38
1
9
0
0
0
2
2
3
0
.237
.293
.237
.530
49
5
2
RF
40
154
143
15
32
3
0
1
14
5
10
0
1
.224
.275
.266
.540
58
162 Game Average
624
579
61
130
12
0
4
57
23
41
0
4
.224
.275
.266
.540
58
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Jacksonville Red Caps
RF
32
130
120
14
29
3
0
1
14
4
9
0
1
.242
.295
.292
.586
73
1
New York Black Yankees
C
8
24
23
1
3
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
.130
.167
.130
.297
-19



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
JRC
IND
16
.201
.284
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.063
.091
JRC
NAL
67
.286
.328
6.0%
7.9%
1.5%
0.7%
.079
.097
CBR
NAL
19
.180
.319
10.5%
9.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
JRC
NAL
11
.328
.302
9.1%
7.0%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.077
41
.278
.345
7.3%
8.9%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
5
2
154
.265
.325
6.5%
8.1%
0.6%
0.7%
.042
.089
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
5
Jacksonville Red Caps
130
.286
.321
6.9%
8.0%
0.8%
0.6%
.050
.086
1
New York Black Yankees
24
.150
.343
4.2%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.104

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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