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
54
BBS
IND
26
1B
48
183
164
19
33
4
2
2
18
0
0
15
4
2
2
.201
.276
.287
.563
58
27
1B
50
256
232
25
58
7
3
1
28
2
17
1
6
.250
.304
.319
.623
67
NBY
IND
28
1B
14
57
52
6
14
2
0
0
5
0
4
1
0
.269
.333
.308
.641
80
NBY
IND
29
1B
22
88
81
6
24
5
0
2
9
0
6
1
0
.296
.352
.432
.784
147
MULT
30
1B
25
112
105
15
30
7
1
1
14
0
5
1
1
.286
.324
.400
.724
86
NYC
NN2
31
1B
29
128
116
21
31
8
2
0
14
0
6
0
6
.267
.303
.371
.674
70
SDS
IND
32
1B
3
10
10
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.300
.300
.500
.800
204
NN2
33
1B
14
59
51
8
12
5
1
0
6
0
8
0
0
.235
.339
.373
.712
99
NYC
NN2
37
1B
23
95
88
10
22
6
3
0
6
0
4
3
.250
.283
.386
.669
102
MULT
38
1B
32
144
129
27
39
11
0
1
14
1
11
3
1
0
.302
.371
.411
.781
121
NYC
NN2
39
1B
24
106
98
17
27
4
1
3
11
1
8
0
.276
.330
.429
.759
112
40
1B
24
91
83
11
17
4
2
0
10
1
6
1
1
.205
.267
.301
.568
70
NYC
NN2
41
1B
46
198
186
29
58
5
3
1
22
1
9
0
3
.312
.344
.387
.731
112
14
9
1B
374
1604
1463
208
386
70
20
11
164
7
0
105
4
10
26
0
.264
.317
.362
.679
89
162 Game Average
695
634
90
167
30
9
5
71
4
0
45
162
5
11
0
.264
.317
.362
.679
89
 
Team Lg Pos
14
Negro Leagues
370
1593
1453
207
385
70
20
11
164
7
0
105
4
9
26
0
.265
.318
.363
.682
90
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
100
439
394
43
90
10
4
2
38
2
0
34
4
3
8
.228
.295
.289
.584
56
4
New York Black Yankees
1B
55
226
207
24
57
10
2
3
29
1
14
2
3
.275
.327
.386
.714
108
7
New York Cubans
1B
195
851
783
128
223
45
12
6
90
4
49
4
15
0
.285
.330
.396
.726
102
1
Santo Domingo Stars
1B
3
10
10
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.300
.300
.500
.800
204
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
107
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
North All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
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
.371
7.8%
8.8%
0.0%
1.8%
.059
.145
BBS
IND
183
.267
.324
8.2%
7.5%
2.2%
1.1%
3.75
6.75
1.1%
1.1%
.085
.110
256
.292
.346
6.6%
0.3%
8.4%
58.58
0.4%
0.9%
.069
.103
NBY
IND
57
.312
.332
7.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.038
.103
NBY
IND
88
.363
.290
6.8%
7.7%
2.3%
1.4%
.136
.100
MULT
112
.328
.349
4.5%
8.7%
0.9%
1.6%
.114
.130
NYC
NN2
128
.297
.358
4.7%
9.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.103
.126
SDS
IND
10
.357
.243
0.0%
5.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.200
.078
NN2
59
.336
.324
13.6%
8.9%
0.0%
1.5%
.137
.120
NYC
NN2
95
.303
.315
4.2%
9.3%
0.0%
1.0%
.136
.090
MULT
144
.371
.337
7.6%
9.0%
0.7%
0.7%
.109
.098
NYC
NN2
106
.351
.331
7.5%
8.3%
2.8%
0.9%
.153
.100
91
.272
.321
6.6%
8.3%
0.0%
0.7%
.096
.082
NYC
NN2
198
.343
.328
4.5%
8.4%
0.5%
0.9%
.075
.087
14
9
1604
.316
.334
6.5%
8.4%
2.2%
0.6%
3.75
80.44
0.7%
1.1%
.098
.105
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
14
Negro Leagues
1593
.317
.334
6.6%
8.4%
2.2%
0.6%
3.75
80.44
0.7%
1.1%
.098
.105
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
439
.278
.344
7.7%
8.2%
2.2%
0.6%
3.75
42.97
0.5%
1.1%
.061
.110
4
New York Black Yankees
226
.327
.315
6.2%
7.6%
1.3%
1.3%
.111
.109
7
New York Cubans
851
.335
.336
5.8%
8.8%
0.7%
1.1%
.111
.102
1
Santo Domingo Stars
10
.357
.243
0.0%
5.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.200
.078
1
Washington Black Senators
57
.347
.324
14.0%
8.8%
0.0%
1.5%
.143
.119
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
2
.000
.336
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.124
1
North All Stars
1
.000
.258
0.0%
4.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.066
1
NNL All Stars
7
.000
.258
0.0%
4.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.066
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