Dave Thomas - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Dave Thomas



David Thomas
(Showboat)

Born: March 22, 1905 in Mobile, AL


Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 180
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBS
EAS
25
1B
20
77
68
11
18
2
1
0
7
1
6
0
3
.265
.324
.324
.648
55
BBS
EAS
26
1B
47
180
161
19
33
4
2
2
18
0
0
15
4
2
2
.205
.281
.292
.573
62
27
1B
50
256
232
25
58
7
3
1
28
2
17
1
6
.250
.304
.319
.623
68
NBY
IND
28
1B
14
57
52
6
14
2
0
0
5
0
4
1
0
.269
.333
.308
.641
78
NBY
IND
29
1B
18
71
65
4
20
2
0
2
7
0
5
1
0
.308
.366
.431
.797
147
MULT
30
1B
25
112
105
15
30
7
1
1
14
0
5
1
1
.286
.324
.400
.724
87
NYC
NN2
31
1B
29
128
116
21
31
8
2
0
14
0
6
0
6
.267
.303
.371
.674
73
SDS
IND
32
1B
3
10
10
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.300
.300
.500
.800
155
NN2
33
1B
14
59
51
8
12
5
1
0
6
0
8
0
0
.235
.339
.373
.712
89
NYC
NN2
37
1B
23
95
88
10
22
6
3
0
6
0
4
3
.250
.283
.386
.669
95
MULT
38
1B
32
144
129
27
39
11
0
1
14
1
11
3
1
0
.302
.371
.411
.781
112
NYC
NN2
39
1B
24
106
98
17
27
4
1
3
11
1
8
0
.276
.330
.429
.759
105
40
1B
24
91
83
11
17
4
2
0
10
1
6
1
1
.205
.267
.301
.568
66
NYC
NN2
41
1B
46
198
186
29
58
5
3
1
22
1
9
0
3
.312
.344
.387
.731
110
14
9
1B
369
1584
1444
206
382
67
20
11
162
7
0
104
4
10
26
0
.265
.318
.361
.680
87
162 Game Average
695
634
90
168
29
9
5
71
4
0
46
162
5
11
0
.265
.318
.361
.680
87
 
Team Lg Pos
14
Negro Leagues
365
1573
1434
205
381
67
20
11
162
7
0
104
4
9
26
0
.266
.319
.363
.683
87
1
vs Major Leagues
4
11
10
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.100
.182
.100
.282
-3
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Baltimore Black Sox
1B
99
436
391
43
90
10
4
2
38
2
0
34
4
3
8
.230
.297
.292
.588
60
4
New York Black Yankees
1B
51
209
191
22
53
7
2
3
27
1
13
2
3
.277
.330
.382
.712
101
7
New York Cubans
1B
195
851
783
128
223
45
12
6
90
4
49
4
15
0
.285
.330
.396
.726
99
1
Santo Domingo Stars
1B
3
10
10
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.300
.300
.500
.800
155
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
1B
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Washington Black Senators
1B
13
57
49
8
12
5
1
0
6
0
8
0
0
.245
.351
.388
.739
97
1
North All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
NNL All Stars
1B
2
7
7
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Negro All Stars
-
4
11
10
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.100
.182
.100
.282
-3



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBS
EAS
77
.296
.369
7.8%
8.7%
0.0%
1.8%
.059
.144
BBS
EAS
180
.272
.323
8.3%
7.7%
2.2%
0.6%
3.75
12.32
1.1%
1.0%
.087
.107
256
.292
.342
6.6%
8.3%
0.4%
0.9%
.069
.104
NBY
IND
57
.312
.335
7.0%
8.0%
0.0%
1.0%
.038
.104
NBY
IND
71
.373
.298
7.0%
8.4%
2.8%
1.4%
.123
.099
MULT
112
.328
.347
4.5%
8.6%
0.9%
1.6%
.114
.130
NYC
NN2
128
.297
.352
4.7%
8.9%
0.0%
1.6%
.103
.123
SDS
IND
10
.357
.288
0.0%
6.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.200
.093
NN2
59
.336
.340
13.6%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.137
.126
NYC
NN2
95
.303
.326
4.2%
9.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.136
.093
MULT
144
.371
.351
7.6%
9.3%
0.7%
0.7%
.109
.102
NYC
NN2
106
.351
.342
7.5%
8.6%
2.8%
0.9%
.153
.103
91
.272
.327
6.6%
8.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.096
.084
NYC
NN2
198
.343
.332
4.5%
8.5%
0.5%
0.9%
.075
.088
14
9
1584
.316
.337
6.6%
8.6%
2.2%
0.4%
3.75
110.22
0.7%
1.1%
.097
.106
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
14
Negro Leagues
1573
.317
.338
6.6%
8.6%
2.2%
0.4%
3.75
110.22
0.7%
1.1%
.098
.106
1
vs Major Leagues
11
.162
.293
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.045
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
3
Baltimore Black Sox
436
.281
.339
7.8%
8.2%
2.2%
0.6%
3.75
12.32
0.5%
1.0%
.061
.108
4
New York Black Yankees
209
.327
.325
6.2%
8.0%
1.4%
1.3%
.105
.113
7
New York Cubans
851
.335
.341
5.8%
8.9%
0.7%
1.1%
.111
.103
1
Santo Domingo Stars
10
.357
.288
0.0%
6.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.200
.093
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
2
.000
.340
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.126
1
Washington Black Senators
57
.347
.340
14.0%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.143
.126
1
North All Stars
1
.000
.300
0.0%
4.7%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.079
1
NNL All Stars
7
.000
.300
0.0%
4.7%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.079
1
Negro All Stars
11
.162
.293
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.045

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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.

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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