Henry Spearman - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Henry Spearman



Henry Allen Spearman
(Big Splo; Jake; Swingtime)

Born: November 16, 1909 in Arkadelphia, AR
Died: June 1980 in Philadelphia, PA
          (70 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 179
Biographical
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Notes:


• Relatives: Charlie Spearman (Brother) , Clyde Spearman (Brother) , Willie Spearman (Brother) , Codie Spearman (Brother)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NBY
IND
25
2B
8
25
22
4
5
0
0
3
4
0
2
0
1
.227
.292
.636
.928
141
HG
NN2
26
3B
30
129
120
16
40
9
3
3
25
0
8
1
0
.333
.380
.533
.913
131
PC
NN2
27
3B
26
113
103
16
35
7
0
3
13
0
9
0
1
.340
.393
.495
.888
133
MULT
NN2
28
3B
31
138
123
18
43
10
1
0
21
0
13
0
2
.350
.412
.447
.859
126
HG
MULT
29
3B
38
151
142
23
39
4
4
3
16
0
8
1
.275
.313
.423
.736
97
NBY
NN2
30
3B
29
119
101
17
33
7
1
4
21
0
17
1
.327
.424
.535
.958
148
BEG
NN2
31
3B
45
186
167
24
40
8
0
2
31
2
14
5
.240
.298
.323
.622
80
NN2
32
3B
50
196
177
26
54
7
0
5
35
0
16
3
.305
.363
.429
.792
125
MULT
33
3B
50
216
197
35
58
16
6
0
30
2
17
0
2
0
.294
.350
.437
.787
102
PS
NN2
34
3B
44
156
145
18
43
10
2
2
31
0
5
6
.297
.320
.434
.754
93
PS
NN2
35
3B
19
77
70
10
13
1
0
0
9
0
7
0
0
.186
.260
.200
.460
28
11
8
3B
370
1506
1367
207
403
79
17
25
236
4
116
1
22
0
.295
.350
.432
.783
109
162 Game Average
659
599
91
176
35
7
11
103
2
51
1
10
0
.295
.350
.432
.783
109
 
Team Lg Pos
3
New York Black Yankees
3B
39
153
132
21
40
7
1
7
25
0
19
0
2
.303
.391
.530
.921
139
3
Homestead Grays
3B
86
361
333
53
106
19
8
6
56
0
24
1
3
.318
.366
.477
.843
120
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
3B
26
113
103
16
35
7
0
3
13
0
9
0
1
.340
.393
.495
.888
133
1
Washington Black Senators
3B
11
48
43
4
14
4
0
0
6
0
5
0
0
.326
.396
.419
.814
119
2
Baltimore Elite Giants
3B
52
217
198
28
49
9
0
3
34
2
14
5
.247
.297
.338
.636
84
4
Philadelphia Stars
3B
154
608
552
85
155
31
8
6
101
2
45
0
11
0
.281
.335
.399
.734
95
1
South All Stars
3B
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
169
1
North All Stars
-
1
4
4
0
3
2
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.750
.750
1.250
2.000
494



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NBY
IND
25
.369
.329
8.0%
6.7%
12.0%
1.9%
.409
.135
HG
NN2
129
.408
.354
6.2%
8.9%
2.3%
1.7%
.200
.128
PC
NN2
113
.395
.337
8.0%
8.0%
2.7%
1.6%
.155
.129
MULT
NN2
138
.395
.344
9.4%
9.3%
0.0%
1.6%
.098
.129
HG
MULT
151
.333
.343
5.3%
8.5%
2.0%
1.8%
.148
.112
NBY
NN2
119
.431
.352
14.3%
9.6%
3.4%
1.4%
.208
.123
BEG
NN2
186
.287
.318
7.5%
8.2%
1.1%
1.2%
.084
.103
NN2
196
.371
.335
8.2%
9.9%
2.6%
1.0%
.124
.096
MULT
216
.364
.368
7.9%
9.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.142
.109
PS
NN2
156
.333
.360
3.2%
9.0%
1.3%
0.9%
.138
.109
PS
NN2
77
.236
.344
9.1%
8.9%
0.0%
348.00
0.0%
0.8%
.014
.093
11
8
1506
.357
.345
7.7%
9.0%
1.7%
1.2%
.138
.112
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
3
New York Black Yankees
153
.408
.348
12.4%
9.1%
4.6%
1.5%
.227
.125
3
Homestead Grays
361
.380
.348
6.6%
8.8%
1.7%
1.7%
.159
.122
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
113
.395
.337
8.0%
8.0%
2.7%
1.6%
.155
.129
1
Washington Black Senators
48
.382
.337
10.4%
9.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.093
.126
2
Baltimore Elite Giants
217
.293
.320
6.5%
8.4%
1.4%
1.2%
.091
.101
4
Philadelphia Stars
608
.340
.355
7.4%
9.6%
1.0%
0.9%
.118
.104
1
South All Stars
2
.461
.341
0.0%
4.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.105
1
North All Stars
4
.881
.301
0.0%
3.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.500
.095

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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