Leon Ruffin - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Leon Ruffin



Charles Leon Ruffin
(Lassas)

Born: February 11, 1912 in Portsmouth, VA
Died: August 14, 1970 in Portsmouth, VA
          (58 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 169
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Notes:


• Buried: Lincoln Memorial Cemetery (Portsmouth, VA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BE
NN2
23
C
14
41
38
3
9
0
0
0
5
0
3
0
0
0
.237
.293
.237
.530
35
NE
NN2
24
C
18
63
56
3
6
0
0
0
1
1
6
0
0
1
.107
.194
.107
.301
-21
PC
NN2
25
C
17
47
45
1
6
0
0
0
3
0
1
0
1
.133
.152
.133
.286
-23
PC
NN2
26
C
19
72
59
3
10
1
0
0
7
0
7
0
6
.169
.258
.186
.444
19
NE/PS
27
C
23
74
69
7
9
0
0
1
3
0
4
1
.130
.178
.174
.352
-7
PS
NN2
28
C
15
37
34
3
5
0
0
0
1
0
3
0
.147
.216
.147
.363
-6
NE
NN2
30
C
35
124
113
16
28
4
0
0
10
1
9
2
.248
.303
.283
.586
71
31
C
32
119
109
16
23
7
1
0
20
4
8
2
0
0
.211
.277
.294
.571
50
NE
NN2
32
C
3
13
13
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.154
.154
.154
.308
-17
MULT
34
C
48
165
149
24
37
4
0
1
23
1
10
0
6
0
0
.248
.296
.295
.591
66
10
5
C
224
755
685
76
135
16
1
2
73
7
51
0
2
17
0
0
.197
.255
.232
.487
33
162 Game Average
546
495
55
98
12
1
1
53
5
37
0
2
12
0
0
.197
.255
.232
.487
33
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Newark Eagles
C
156
549
501
64
109
15
1
1
60
7
37
0
2
9
0
.218
.274
.257
.532
47
2
Pittsburgh Crawfords
C
36
119
104
4
16
1
0
0
10
0
8
0
7
.154
.214
.163
.378
3
2
Philadelphia Stars
C
30
84
77
8
10
0
0
1
3
0
6
1
.130
.193
.169
.362
-6
1
North All Stars
-
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
East All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BE
NN2
41
.261
.357
7.3%
8.8%
0.0%
0.9%
10.05
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.137
NE
NN2
63
.163
.351
9.5%
8.8%
0.0%
0.3%
33.50
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.127
PC
NN2
47
.135
.335
2.1%
8.0%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.125
PC
NN2
72
.210
.341
9.7%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.017
.126
NE/PS
74
.170
.350
5.4%
8.6%
1.4%
1.8%
.043
.116
PS
NN2
37
.189
.360
8.1%
9.9%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.126
NE
NN2
124
.284
.327
7.3%
9.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.035
.094
119
.279
.362
6.7%
9.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.083
.106
NE
NN2
13
.146
.344
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.104
MULT
165
.277
.338
6.1%
8.6%
0.6%
1.1%
.047
.094
10
5
755
.236
.345
6.8%
9.1%
0.0%
0.6%
24.03
0.3%
1.2%
.035
.110
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
7
Newark Eagles
549
.258
.345
6.7%
9.1%
0.0%
0.5%
24.26
0.2%
1.1%
.040
.105
2
Pittsburgh Crawfords
119
.180
.339
6.7%
8.8%
0.0%
1.5%
.010
.126
2
Philadelphia Stars
84
.179
.355
7.1%
9.2%
1.2%
1.6%
.039
.121
1
North All Stars
2
.000
.280
0.0%
4.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.075
1
East All Stars
1
.000
.266
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.010

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