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Doc Sykes



Frank Jehoy Sykes
(Sally)

Born: April 10, 1892 in Decatur, AL
Died: November 10, 1986 in Baltimore, MD
          (94 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 185
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Notes:


• College: Morehouse College (Atlanta, GA) , Howard University (Washington, DC)
• Buried: Cremated
• Relatives: Melvin Sykes (Brother)
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
EAS
22
SP
0
5
.000
6
6
3
0
0
38.2
28
21
40
2
18
19
0
2
171
4.89
79
EAS
23
SP
5
3
.625
13
10
5
1
1
82.2
39
29
78
1
30
48
0
0
357
3.16
106
EAS
24
SP
3
10
.231
14
12
8
0
1
99.1
65
49
120
1
36
39
1
4
442
4.44
104
MULT
EAS
25
SP
4
4
.500
10
8
6
0
0
66.0
34
27
67
0
20
27
0
0
282
3.68
107
HIL
EAS
26
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
1
0
0
12.1
11
9
13
0
4
2
0
0
49
6.57
50
BBS
EAS
28
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
2
0
0
14.0
4
2
11
0
5
8
0
0
57
1.29
147
BBS
EAS
29
SP
1
1
.500
4
2
2
0
0
23.1
5
5
18
0
3
18
0
0
88
1.93
227
MULT
30
SP
12
5
.706
20
18
16
3
0
159.2
54
32
124
4
37
69
0
0
4
647
1.80
209
BBS
ECL
31
SP
4
7
.364
13
13
5
0
0
77.0
67
51
93
5
22
41
6
3
347
5.96
60
BBS
ECL
32
SP
3
2
.600
9
8
4
1
0
71.0
35
26
72
26
21
1
1
3.30
114
10
8
SP
34
39
.466
93
81
52
5
2
644.0
342
251
636
13
201
292
8
0
14
2440
3.51
109
162 Game Average
13
15
.466
36
32
20
2
1
251.2
134
98
249
6
79
114
3
0
5
1057
3.51
109
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
33
39
.458
92
80
51
4
2
635.0
342
251
628
13
200
286
8
0
14
2406
3.56
107
1
vs Major Leagues
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
1
0
9.0
0
0
8
0
1
6
0
0
34
0.00
0
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SP
2
4
.333
7
7
4
0
0
51.0
28
19
51
3
20
20
1
2
221
3.35
127
2
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
1
2
.333
3
3
2
0
0
17.2
17
12
21
0
5
9
0
0
81
6.11
65
1
Philadelphia Giants II
1B
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
4.1
10
9
12
1
4
2
0
0
27
18.69
20
2
New York Lincoln Stars
SP
6
11
.353
23
18
11
1
2
154.2
81
60
161
0
55
77
0
4
673
3.49
116
1
Philadelphia All Stars
-
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
7.0
2
1
6
0
2
5
0
0
27
1.29
304
3
Hilldale Club
SP
5
5
.500
12
10
7
0
0
82.1
44
37
82
0
26
26
0
0
344
4.04
92
5
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
20
14
.588
45
40
26
4
0
318.0
152
108
292
8
87
150
7
0
8
1026
3.06
118
1
Harrisburg Giants
RP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
8
5
11
1
2
3
0
0
41
5.00
86



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
EAS
22
SP
38.2
1.50
1.49
11.1%
13.0%
10.5%
7.8%
1.06
1.66
1.2%
0.5%
EAS
23
SP
82.2
1.31
1.29
13.4%
12.9%
8.4%
8.3%
1.60
1.61
0.3%
0.3%
EAS
24
SP
99.1
1.57
1.60
8.8%
11.3%
8.1%
9.0%
1.08
1.26
0.2%
0.5%
MULT
EAS
25
SP
66.0
1.32
1.46
9.6%
12.0%
7.1%
9.4%
1.35
1.31
0.0%
0.3%
HIL
EAS
26
SP
12.1
1.38
1.42
4.1%
11.1%
8.2%
8.2%
0.50
1.36
0.0%
0.4%
BBS
EAS
28
SP
14.0
1.14
1.00
14.0%
12.7%
8.8%
6.5%
1.60
1.95
0.0%
0.1%
BBS
EAS
29
SP
23.1
0.90
1.37
20.5%
12.0%
3.4%
7.8%
6.00
1.54
0.0%
1.1%
MULT
30
SP
159.2
1.01
1.30
10.7%
13.1%
5.7%
8.1%
1.86
1.65
0.6%
0.9%
BBS
ECL
31
SP
77.0
1.49
1.27
11.8%
11.7%
6.3%
6.4%
1.86
1.82
1.4%
0.9%
BBS
ECL
32
SP
71.0
1.38
1.27
6.9%
11.0%
8.5%
6.1%
0.81
1.80
10
8
SP
644.0
1.30
1.36
10.6%
12.4%
7.3%
8.0%
1.45
1.58
0.5%
0.7%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
10
Negro Leagues
635.0
1.30
1.36
10.5%
12.4%
7.4%
8.0%
1.43
1.58
0.5%
0.7%
1
vs Major Leagues
9.0
1.00
1.28
17.6%
13.7%
2.9%
8.2%
6.00
1.68
0.0%
0.5%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
2
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SP
51.0
1.39
1.55
9.0%
12.1%
9.0%
8.3%
1.00
1.47
1.4%
0.5%
2
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
17.2
1.47
1.53
11.1%
12.3%
6.2%
8.5%
1.80
1.48
0.0%
0.4%
1
Philadelphia Giants II
1B
4.1
3.69
1.39
7.4%
12.1%
14.8%
8.2%
0.50
1.49
3.7%
0.3%
2
New York Lincoln Stars
SP
154.2
1.40
1.43
11.4%
12.6%
8.2%
8.8%
1.40
1.44
0.0%
0.4%
1
Philadelphia All Stars
-
7.0
1.14
1.45
18.5%
11.9%
7.4%
9.1%
2.50
1.31
0.0%
0.3%
3
Hilldale Club
SP
82.1
1.31
1.42
7.6%
12.3%
7.6%
9.0%
1.00
1.38
0.0%
0.5%
5
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
318.0
1.19
1.27
11.3%
12.3%
6.5%
7.1%
1.72
1.74
0.8%
0.9%
1
Harrisburg Giants
RP
9.0
1.44
1.40
7.3%
12.5%
4.9%
8.2%
1.50
1.52
2.4%
1.0%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
EAS
22
SP
6
171
146
28
40
9
1
2
6
18
19
2
5
6
.274
.361
.390
.752
EAS
23
SP
13
357
315
39
78
12
2
1
7
30
48
0
12
5
.248
.313
.308
.621
EAS
24
SP
14
442
385
65
120
12
6
1
15
36
39
4
17
11
.312
.376
.382
.758
MULT
EAS
25
SP
10
282
251
34
67
4
1
0
1
20
27
0
11
3
.267
.321
.291
.612
HIL
EAS
26
SP
2
49
43
11
13
3
2
0
0
4
2
0
2
0
.302
.362
.465
.827
BBS
EAS
28
SP
2
57
50
4
11
0
0
0
0
5
8
0
2
1
.220
.291
.220
.511
BBS
EAS
29
SP
4
88
84
5
18
3
1
0
2
3
18
0
1
0
.214
.241
.274
.515
MULT
30
SP
20
647
588
54
124
14
4
4
18
37
69
4
18
0
15
.211
.262
.269
.531
BBS
ECL
31
SP
13
347
310
67
93
5
22
41
3
.300
.352
BBS
ECL
32
SP
9
35
72
26
21
1
10
8
SP
93
2440
2172
342
636
57
17
13
49
201
292
14
68
0
41
.260
.319
.315
.633
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
92
2406
2139
342
628
57
17
13
48
200
286
14
68
0
40
.260
.319
.316
.635
1
vs Major Leagues
1
34
33
0
8
0
0
0
1
1
6
0
0
1
.242
.265
.242
.507
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SP
7
221
194
28
51
7
2
3
5
20
20
2
5
7
.263
.338
.366
.704
2
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
3
81
73
17
21
7
1
0
2
5
9
0
3
1
.288
.333
.411
.744
1
Philadelphia Giants II
1B
1
27
21
10
12
1
2
1
2
4
2
0
2
1
.571
.640
.952
1.592
2
New York Lincoln Stars
SP
23
673
589
81
161
19
4
0
20
55
77
4
25
13
.273
.340
.319
.659
1
Philadelphia All Stars
-
1
27
24
2
6
1
0
0
0
2
5
0
1
1
.250
.308
.292
.599
3
Hilldale Club
SP
12
344
305
44
82
8
5
0
0
26
26
0
13
3
.269
.326
.328
.654
5
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
45
1026
929
152
292
13
2
8
18
87
150
8
17
15
.237
.289
.247
.536
1
Harrisburg Giants
RP
1
41
37
8
11
1
1
1
2
2
3
0
2
0
0
.297
.333
.459
.793

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