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Theolic Smith



Theolic Smith
(Fireball)

Born: May 19, 1913 in Wabbesika, AR
Died: November 3, 1981 in Compton, CA
          (68 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 170
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Notes:


• High School: Vashon HS (St. Louis, MO)
• Buried: Woodlawn Memorial Park (Compton, CA)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
PC
NN2
23
SP
3
4
.429
13
7
2
2
1
57.1
50
40
64
4
30
17
1
2
271
6.28
76
PC
NN2
24
SP
3
5
.375
9
8
3
0
0
45.0
43
33
59
6
21
24
1
0
215
6.60
73
PC
NN2
25
SP
1
5
.167
11
5
3
0
1
37.2
37
31
60
5
14
15
0
1
186
7.41
64
SL3
26
SP
3
7
.300
10
10
8
1
0
70.2
41
30
76
20
37
5
3.82
100
CBE
NAL
30
CF
5
4
.556
11
10
8
2
0
89.0
29
22
77
0
17
36
0
0
353
2.22
171
5
3
SP
15
25
.375
54
40
24
5
2
299.2
200
156
336
15
102
129
2
8
1025
4.69
94
162 Game Average
11
18
.375
39
29
17
4
1
216.2
145
113
243
14
74
93
2
6
942
4.69
94
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
7
14
.333
33
20
8
2
2
140.0
130
104
183
15
65
56
2
3
672
6.69
71
1
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
SP
3
7
.300
10
10
8
1
0
70.2
41
30
76
20
37
5
3.82
100
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
SP
5
4
.556
11
10
8
2
0
89.0
29
22
77
0
17
36
0
0
353
2.22
171



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
PC
NN2
23
SP
57.1
1.64
1.51
6.3%
11.5%
11.1%
8.9%
0.57
1.29
1.5%
1.6%
PC
NN2
24
SP
45.0
1.78
1.43
11.2%
12.1%
9.8%
8.2%
1.14
1.48
2.8%
1.4%
PC
NN2
25
SP
37.2
1.96
1.44
8.1%
11.4%
7.5%
9.0%
1.07
1.27
2.7%
1.4%
SL3
26
SP
70.2
1.36
1.32
12.1%
16.0%
6.5%
7.3%
1.85
1.75
CBE
NAL
30
CF
89.0
1.06
1.31
10.2%
12.3%
4.8%
7.5%
2.12
1.63
0.0%
0.5%
5
3
SP
299.2
1.46
1.39
9.7%
12.4%
7.7%
8.3%
1.26
1.53
1.5%
1.1%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
3
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
140.0
1.77
1.47
8.3%
11.6%
9.7%
8.7%
0.86
1.35
2.2%
1.5%
1
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
SP
70.2
1.36
1.32
12.1%
14.1%
6.5%
8.3%
1.85
1.75
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
SP
89.0
1.06
1.31
10.2%
12.3%
4.8%
7.5%
2.12
1.63
0.0%
0.5%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
PC
NN2
23
SP
13
271
227
50
64
12
7
4
2
30
17
2
12
6
.282
.371
.449
.820
PC
NN2
24
SP
9
215
185
43
59
9
3
6
6
21
24
0
9
3
.319
.388
.497
.886
PC
NN2
25
SP
11
186
165
37
60
9
3
5
1
14
15
1
6
2
.364
.417
.545
.962
SL3
26
SP
10
41
76
20
37
5
CBE
NAL
30
CF
11
353
331
29
77
14
3
0
8
17
36
0
5
.233
.270
.293
.563
5
3
SP
54
1025
908
200
336
44
16
15
17
102
129
8
32
11
.286
.347
.420
.767
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
33
672
577
130
183
30
13
15
9
65
56
3
27
11
.317
.389
.492
.881
1
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
SP
10
41
76
20
37
5
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
SP
11
353
331
29
77
14
3
0
8
17
36
0
5
.233
.270
.293
.563

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James