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
BBB
NNL
24
1B
80
324
283
46
76
13
5
6
42
2
26
1
14
.269
.332
.413
.746
94
BBS
EAS
25
1B
20
77
68
11
18
2
1
0
7
1
6
0
3
.265
.324
.324
.648
57
BBS
IND
26
1B
53
203
183
21
37
4
2
2
19
0
0
16
4
2
2
.202
.274
.279
.552
63
27
1B
51
261
236
25
60
7
3
1
29
2
18
1
6
.254
.310
.322
.632
71
NBY
IND
28
1B
14
57
52
6
14
2
0
0
5
0
4
1
0
.269
.333
.308
.641
83
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
2
1
1
.295
.345
.402
.747
96
NYC
NN2
31
1B
38
170
152
27
41
12
2
0
19
0
0
11
0
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
92
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
476
2026
1832
268
487
87
26
17
218
10
0
142
6
11
41
0
.266
.322
.370
.692
89
162 Game Average
690
623
91
166
30
9
6
74
4
0
48
122
4
14
0
.266
.322
.370
.692
89
 
Team Lg Pos
15
Negro Leagues
472
2015
1822
267
486
87
26
17
218
10
0
142
6
10
41
0
.267
.323
.371
.694
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
1
Birmingham Black Barons
1B
80
324
283
46
76
13
5
6
42
2
26
1
14
.269
.332
.413
.746
94
3
Baltimore Black Sox
1B
105
459
413
45
94
10
4
2
39
2
0
35
4
3
8
.228
.293
.286
.578
60
4
New York Black Yankees
1B
62
258
235
30
68
10
3
3
35
1
18
0
2
3
.289
.345
.396
.741
109
7
New York Cubans
1B
205
897
822
134
233
49
12
6
95
5
0
55
2
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
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
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
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
BBB
NNL
324
.325
.342
8.0%
8.4%
1.9%
1.6%
.145
.127
BBS
EAS
77
.296
.364
7.8%
8.6%
0.0%
1.8%
.059
.142
BBS
IND
203
.263
.310
7.9%
7.3%
2.0%
1.2%
4.00
6.29
1.0%
1.1%
.077
.107
261
.297
.343
6.9%
0.3%
8.3%
56.03
0.4%
0.9%
.068
.102
NBY
IND
57
.313
.326
7.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.0%
.038
.100
NBY
IND
88
.363
.304
6.8%
8.1%
2.3%
1.4%
.136
.105
MULT
143
.340
.343
6.3%
1.0%
1.4%
8.2%
4.50
11.54
0.7%
1.6%
.106
.129
NYC
NN2
170
.308
.363
6.5%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
34.17
0.0%
1.7%
.105
.132
SDS
IND
10
.357
.253
0.0%
5.8%
3.4%
1.71
0.0%
0.8%
.200
.081
NN2
59
.336
.335
13.6%
9.1%
0.0%
1.5%
.137
.124
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
2026
.318
.336
7.0%
8.4%
1.2%
0.6%
6.00
57.27
0.8%
1.2%
.104
.110
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
15
Negro Leagues
2015
.319
.337
7.0%
8.4%
1.2%
0.6%
6.00
57.27
0.8%
1.2%
.104
.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
1
Birmingham Black Barons
324
.325
.342
8.0%
8.4%
1.9%
1.6%
.145
.127
3
Baltimore Black Sox
459
.276
.333
7.6%
8.0%
2.0%
0.7%
4.00
39.66
0.4%
1.1%
.058
.107
4
New York Black Yankees
258
.340
.323
7.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
12.95
1.2%
1.3%
.106
.112
7
New York Cubans
897
.335
.342
6.1%
8.9%
0.7%
0.5%
8.50
91.23
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
.334
14.0%
9.1%
0.0%
1.5%
.143
.124
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
2
.000
.344
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.128
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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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