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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
BBB
NNL
24
1B
80
324
283
46
76
13
5
6
42
2
26
1
14
.269
.332
.413
.746
94
25
1B
63
246
219
37
67
8
4
3
30
5
20
0
7
.306
.364
.420
.784
103
BBS
IND
26
1B
53
203
183
21
37
4
2
2
19
0
16
2
2
.202
.274
.279
.552
63
27
1B
61
261
236
25
60
7
3
1
29
2
18
1
6
.254
.310
.322
.632
73
NBY
IND
28
1B
15
62
57
6
15
2
0
0
7
0
4
1
0
.263
.323
.298
.621
76
NBY
IND
29
1B
22
88
81
6
24
5
0
2
9
0
6
1
0
.296
.352
.432
.784
135
MULT
30
1B
32
143
132
21
39
7
2
1
19
1
0
9
1
1
.295
.345
.402
.747
96
NYC
NN2
31
1B
38
170
152
27
41
12
2
0
19
0
11
0
7
.270
.319
.375
.694
72
SDS
IND
32
1B
3
10
10
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.300
.300
.500
.800
191
NN2
33
1B
14
59
51
8
12
5
1
0
6
0
8
0
0
.235
.339
.373
.712
91
NYC
NN2
37
1B
23
95
88
10
22
6
3
0
6
0
4
3
.250
.283
.386
.669
100
MULT
MULT
38
1B
32
144
129
27
39
11
0
1
14
1
11
3
1
0
.302
.371
.411
.781
113
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
67
NYC
NN2
41
1B
46
198
186
29
58
5
3
1
22
1
9
0
3
.312
.344
.387
.731
111
15
10
1B
530
2200
1988
294
537
93
29
20
243
14
0
156
11
45
0
.270
.327
.376
.703
92
162 Game Average
672
608
90
164
28
9
6
74
5
0
48
4
14
0
.270
.327
.376
.703
92
 
Team Lg Pos
15
Negro Leagues
526
2189
1978
293
536
93
29
20
243
14
0
156
10
45
0
.271
.327
.378
.705
92
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
2
Birmingham Black Barons
1B
123
493
434
72
125
19
8
9
65
6
40
1
18
.288
.349
.431
.780
105
3
Baltimore Black Sox
1B
115
459
413
45
94
10
4
2
39
2
35
3
8
.228
.293
.286
.578
60
4
New York Black Yankees
1B
63
263
240
30
69
10
3
3
37
1
18
2
3
.288
.342
.392
.734
109
7
New York Cubans
1B
205
897
822
134
233
49
12
6
95
5
0
55
4
16
0
.283
.331
.394
.726
98
1
Santo Domingo Stars
1B
3
10
10
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.300
.300
.500
.800
191
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
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
98
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 II
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
BBB
NNL
324
.325
.342
8.0%
8.4%
1.9%
1.6%
.145
.127
246
.352
.345
8.1%
8.1%
1.2%
1.3%
.114
.125
BBS
IND
203
.263
.310
7.9%
7.3%
0.5%
16.13
1.0%
1.1%
.077
.107
261
.298
.342
6.9%
8.3%
0.4%
0.8%
.068
.098
NBY
IND
62
.303
.328
6.5%
7.8%
0.0%
1.0%
.035
.100
NBY
IND
88
.363
.304
6.8%
8.1%
2.3%
1.4%
.136
.105
MULT
143
.340
.343
6.3%
8.2%
0.7%
1.6%
.106
.129
NYC
NN2
170
.308
.363
6.5%
9.1%
0.0%
1.7%
.105
.132
SDS
IND
10
.357
.253
0.0%
5.8%
0.0%
0.8%
.200
.081
NN2
59
.335
.337
13.6%
9.2%
0.0%
1.6%
.137
.126
NYC
NN2
95
.303
.318
4.2%
9.3%
0.0%
1.0%
.136
.091
MULT
MULT
144
.371
.348
7.6%
9.3%
0.7%
0.7%
.109
.101
NYC
NN2
106
.351
.342
7.5%
8.6%
2.8%
0.9%
.153
.103
91
.272
.326
6.6%
8.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.096
.084
NYC
NN2
198
.343
.330
4.5%
8.5%
0.5%
0.9%
.075
.088
15
10
2200
.323
.336
7.1%
8.4%
0.9%
1.2%
.106
.110
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
15
Negro Leagues
2189
.324
.337
7.1%
8.4%
0.9%
1.2%
.107
.110
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
2
Birmingham Black Barons
493
.344
.340
8.1%
8.3%
1.8%
1.4%
.143
.123
3
Baltimore Black Sox
459
.275
.333
7.6%
8.0%
0.4%
1.1%
.058
.109
4
New York Black Yankees
263
.339
.322
6.8%
7.8%
1.1%
1.2%
.104
.107
7
New York Cubans
897
.335
.342
6.1%
8.9%
0.7%
1.1%
.111
.105
1
Santo Domingo Stars
10
.357
.253
0.0%
5.8%
0.0%
0.8%
.200
.081
1
Washington Black Senators
57
.347
.337
14.0%
9.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.143
.126
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
2
.000
.346
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.130
1
North All Stars
1
.000
.318
0.0%
3.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.101
1
NNL All Stars II
7
.000
.277
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.064
1
Negro All Stars
11
.162
.293
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.045

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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