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Herb Thomas



Herb Thomas
(Davey; Boy; Baby)

Born: 1910 birthplace unknown


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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
NLG
ECL
18
SP
4
0
1.000
6
5
3
1
0
37.0
27
24
47
1
11
11
0
1
172
5.84
96
NLG
ANL
19
SP
1
4
.200
12
8
3
0
1
43.2
49
39
67
2
26
13
0
1
225
8.04
70
EAS
20
SP
0
1
.000
3
1
0
0
0
7.1
10
9
12
1
4
4
0
0
38
11.05
59
3
3
SP
5
5
.500
21
14
6
1
1
88.0
86
72
126
4
41
28
0
2
435
7.36
77
162 Game Average
10
10
.500
41
27
12
2
2
171.0
167
140
245
8
80
54
0
4
845
7.36
77
 
Team Lg Pos
2
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
5
4
.556
18
13
6
1
1
80.2
76
63
114
3
37
24
0
2
397
7.03
80
1
Hilldale Club
-
0
1
.000
2
1
0
0
0
0.2
8
7
8
1
2
0
0
0
13
94.50
6
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
6.2
2
2
4
0
2
4
0
0
25
2.70
244



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
NLG
ECL
18
SP
37.0
1.57
1.61
6.4%
9.4%
6.4%
8.8%
1.00
1.07
0.6%
1.6%
NLG
ANL
19
SP
43.2
2.13
1.67
5.8%
9.0%
11.6%
9.4%
0.50
0.96
0.9%
1.3%
EAS
20
SP
7.1
2.18
1.75
10.5%
8.7%
10.5%
8.6%
1.00
0.97
2.6%
1.6%
3
3
SP
88.0
1.90
1.65
6.4%
9.2%
9.4%
9.1%
0.68
1.01
0.9%
1.5%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
2
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
80.2
1.87
1.64
6.0%
9.2%
9.3%
9.2%
0.65
1.01
0.8%
1.4%
1
Hilldale Club
-
0.2
15.00
1.61
0.0%
8.9%
15.4%
8.4%
0.00
1.06
7.7%
1.7%
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
RP
6.2
0.90
1.76
16.0%
8.6%
8.0%
8.9%
2.00
0.97
0.0%
1.6%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
NLG
ECL
18
SP
6
172
154
27
47
11
0
1
2
11
11
1
6
2
.305
.355
.396
.752
NLG
ANL
19
SP
12
225
193
49
67
17
3
2
8
26
13
1
5
3
.347
.427
.497
.925
EAS
20
SP
3
38
33
10
12
4
2
1
0
4
4
0
1
1
.364
.432
.697
1.129
3
3
SP
21
435
380
86
126
32
5
4
10
41
28
2
12
6
.332
.400
.474
.873
 
Team Lg Pos
2
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
18
397
347
76
114
28
3
3
10
37
24
2
11
5
.329
.396
.452
.849
1
Hilldale Club
-
2
13
11
8
8
3
1
1
0
2
0
0
0
0
.727
.769
1.455
2.224
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
RP
1
25
22
2
4
1
1
0
0
2
4
0
1
1
.182
.250
.318
.568

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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