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Joe Sparks



Joseph Sparks


Born: birthplace unknown


Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 160
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Notes:




Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NAL
2B
38
145
119
15
23
4
2
0
12
2
16
4
6
.193
.309
.261
.570
67
CAG
NAL
SS
18
53
45
10
10
1
1
2
7
0
7
1
0
.222
.340
.422
.762
127
CAG
NAL
SS
29
96
85
9
18
2
3
1
11
1
8
3
.212
.280
.341
.621
87
CAG
NAL
2B
14
44
39
4
7
1
0
1
2
0
5
0
.179
.273
.282
.555
78
4
2
SS
99
338
288
38
58
8
6
4
32
3
36
5
9
.201
.301
.313
.613
84
162 Game Average
553
471
62
95
13
10
7
52
5
59
14
15
.201
.301
.313
.613
84
 
Team Lg Pos
1
St. Louis Stars II
2B
9
42
31
7
10
2
0
0
4
0
5
4
2
.323
.475
.387
.862
143
4
Chicago American Giants
SS
90
296
257
31
48
6
6
4
28
3
31
1
7
.187
.277
.304
.580
75



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NAL
145
.274
.316
11.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.067
.105
CAG
NAL
53
.357
.313
13.2%
7.5%
3.8%
0.7%
.200
.092
CAG
NAL
96
.286
.310
8.3%
8.8%
1.0%
0.8%
.129
.093
CAG
NAL
44
.280
.303
11.4%
8.7%
2.3%
0.6%
.103
.071
4
2
338
.291
.312
10.7%
7.9%
1.2%
0.7%
.111
.095
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
St. Louis Stars II
42
.405
.329
11.9%
7.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.065
.109
4
Chicago American Giants
296
.275
.310
10.5%
7.9%
1.4%
0.7%
.117
.093

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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