Ted Strong - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Ted Strong



Theodore Relighn Strong Jr.
(T. R.)

Born: January 2, 1917 in South Bend, IN
Died: March 3, 1978 in Chicago, IL
          (61 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 6'6"
Wt: 210
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Notes:


• Buried: Lincoln Cemetery (Blue Island, IL)
• Relatives: Ted Strong (Father)


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
1
1937
1937
0.6
1
1938
1938
0.6
1
1937
1937
0.3
1
1937
1937
0.2
2
1939
1941
0.1
Center Field Yrs First Last
8
1937
1947
16.7
3
1937
1939
2.5
1
1937
1937
1.2
3
1938
1941
0.7
2
1936
1937
0.7

Right Field Yrs First Last
10
1936
1948
13.8
3
1937
1939
2.6
3
1936
1938
0.6
1
1940
1940
0.6
1
1946
1946
0.1
Shortstop Yrs First Last
2
1946
1947
2.4
4
1936
1939
2.1
3
1939
1942
2.0
2
1946
1947
1.5
2
1937
1938
0.7
Second Base Yrs First Last
5
1937
1942
4.8
1
1942
1942
2.0
1
1940
1940
0.6
1
1948
1948
0.5
1
1937
1937
0.4
Third Base Yrs First Last
4
1937
1941
1.9
1
1937
1937
1.6
1
1937
1937
1.5
1
1948
1948
1.0
1
1937
1937
0.2
First Base Yrs First Last
6
1938
1947
1.6
2
1937
1938
1.0
3
1938
1941
0.2
2
1936
1937
0.2
1
1940
1940
0.1
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
6
1936
1947
2.4
5
1937
1942
0.9
1
1937
1937
0.5
2
1946
1947
0.4
2
1937
1939
0.4
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
8
1937
1947
19.7
2
1940
1948
7.5
4
1941
1947
5.7
5
1937
1942
4.6
3
1941
1947
3.6
2
1939
1941
3.5
3
1937
1939
2.9
3
1942
1947
2.8
3
1941
1946
2.7
1
1942
1942
2.6
3
1936
1938
2.5
2
1937
1938
1.7
3
1936
1938
1.3
1
1937
1937
1.1
1
1940
1940
1.0
1
1940
1940
0.9
1
1937
1937
0.9
1
1937
1937
0.9
1
1937
1937
0.9
1
1940
1940
0.8
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1938
1938
0.5
1
1938
1938
0.4
2
1936
1937
0.4
2
1938
1942
0.3
2
1936
1937
0.3
1
1938
1938
0.3
1
1937
1937
0.3
4
1937
1941
0.3
2
1937
1942
0.3
1
1942
1942
0.2
1
1938
1938
0.2
1
1941
1941
0.2
1
1948
1948
0.2
1
1939
1939
0.2
1
1939
1939
0.1
2
1939
1941
0.1
2
1937
1938
0.1
1
1940
1940
0.1
1
1938
1938
0.1
1
1937
1937
0.1

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