Bee Selden - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bee Selden



William Henry Selden


Born: February 4, 1885 in Van Wert, OH
Died: December 19, 1941 in Van Wert, OH
          (56 years old)

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• Buried: Woodland Union Cemetery (Van Wert, OH)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MULT
29
SS
19
70
64
4
15
3
1
0
8
4
4
0
2
.234
.279
.313
.592
66
COG
WES
25
SS
8
35
29
6
7
0
0
1
5
2
2
0
4
.241
.290
.345
.635
95
MULT
WES
27
SS
20
79
71
9
14
0
0
0
5
0
4
1
3
.197
.250
.197
.447
30
TCG
WES
26
SS
6
26
26
4
9
1
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
.346
.346
.385
.731
121
ABC
WES
28
SS
14
61
54
9
8
1
1
0
2
4
5
0
2
.148
.220
.204
.424
7
5
6
SS
67
271
244
32
53
5
2
1
24
10
15
1
11
.217
.265
.266
.532
51
162 Game Average
655
590
77
128
12
5
2
58
34
36
2
27
.217
.265
.266
.532
51
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Chicago Giants
SS
17
73
63
10
17
1
1
1
10
6
5
0
5
.270
.324
.365
.689
102
1
St. Paul Gophers
-
6
26
26
4
9
1
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
.346
.346
.385
.731
121
1
Chicago American Giants
SS
11
39
34
6
5
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
3
.147
.194
.147
.342
4
1
French Lick Plutos
SS
5
22
19
1
3
0
0
0
1
0
2
1
0
.158
.273
.158
.431
26
3
Indianapolis ABCs I
2B
24
96
88
11
15
2
1
0
6
4
6
0
2
.170
.223
.216
.439
12
1
Schenectady Mohawk Giants
SS
4
15
14
0
4
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.286
.286
.357
.643
87



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
COG
WES
35
.266
.297
5.7%
6.4%
2.9%
0.8%
.103
.088
TCG
WES
26
.341
.303
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.038
.095
MULT
WES
79
.217
.322
5.1%
7.0%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.085
ABC
WES
61
.203
.364
8.2%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.056
.107
MULT
70
.274
.332
5.7%
8.0%
0.0%
0.8%
.078
.097
5
6
271
.247
.329
5.5%
7.2%
0.4%
0.7%
.049
.094
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Chicago Giants
73
.303
.312
6.8%
7.3%
1.4%
0.9%
.095
.095
1
St. Paul Gophers
26
.341
.303
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.038
.095
1
Chicago American Giants
39
.161
.308
5.1%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.081
1
French Lick Plutos
22
.233
.321
9.1%
7.0%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.085
3
Indianapolis ABCs I
96
.210
.359
6.3%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.045
.104
1
Schenectady Mohawk Giants
15
.286
.331
0.0%
7.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.071
.073

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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