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Cool Turner



Elbert Carter Turner
(Pep; Speed; Pop)
Played as J. H. Wagner or Bert Wagner
Born: September 11, 1901 in New York, NY
Died: February 3, 1970 in Durham, NC
          (68 years old)

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Notes:


• College: West Virginia State University (Institute, WV)
• Buried: Beechwood Cemetery (Durham, NC)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
5
1923
1927
BRG
8.5
0.7
0.0
7.9
0.0
2
SP
3
1929
1931
MULT
7.0
1.0
-0.0
6.0
-0.0
3
SP
7
1921
1927
BRG/BAG
6.5
2.7
0.8
3.5
-0.4
4
SP
3
1921
1929
MULT
5.9
-0.1
0.0
6.0
0.0
5
SS
1
1927
1927
BAG
5.5
2.6
2.4
0.0
0.6
6
2B
3
1925
1927
BRG
5.2
4.8
0.3
0.0
0.2
7
SP
1
1927
1927
BAG
4.7
1.7
-0.5
3.5
-0.1
8
CF
7
1921
1927
BRG
4.6
4.6
0.4
0.0
-0.3
9
SP
5
1923
1927
BRG
4.2
0.2
0.0
4.0
-0.0
10
SP
1
1927
1927
HIL
4.0
0.8
0.1
3.2
-0.0
11
SP
1
1930
1930
CAG
4.0
0.0
0.0
4.0
-0.0
12
SP
2
1930
1931
CCU/BBB
3.8
0.2
0.0
3.6
0.0
13
SP
1
1927
1927
BAG
3.2
-0.3
0.0
3.5
0.0
14
SP
2
1927
1931
NBY/HIL
3.2
0.1
-0.0
3.1
-0.0
15
LF
3
1927
1931
MULT
2.7
2.4
0.9
-0.2
-0.4
16
CF
1
1927
1927
BAG
2.5
2.1
0.6
0.0
-0.2
17
CF
3
1927
1931
MULT
2.3
1.4
1.1
0.0
-0.2
18
SP
1
1927
1927
HIL
2.2
-0.3
-0.1
2.7
-0.0
19
RF
1
1930
1930
CAG
2.1
2.3
0.1
0.0
-0.3
20
3B
6
1922
1927
BRG
2.1
1.1
0.6
0.0
0.4
21
SP
1
1930
1930
CAG
2.0
0.0
0.0
2.0
0.0
22
SP
6
1922
1931
NBY/BRG
2.0
-0.4
-0.5
3.0
-0.1
23
SP
4
1925
1931
BRG/NBY
1.9
-0.2
0.0
2.0
-0.0
24
3B
1
1927
1927
BAG
1.7
1.4
-0.0
0.0
0.3
25
LF
1
1929
1929
HG
1.6
0.6
1.2
0.0
-0.2
26
3B
1
1929
1929
HG
1.5
2.0
-0.5
0.0
0.0
27
C
6
1921
1926
BRG
1.5
1.6
-0.3
0.0
0.3
28
3B
2
1927
1929
HIL/HG
1.5
-0.4
1.7
0.0
0.2
29
1B
1
1927
1927
BAG
1.4
1.5
0.2
0.0
-0.3
30
CF
3
1921
1926
BRG/NLG
1.3
1.4
0.1
0.0
-0.1
31
CF
2
1930
1931
BBB/CCU
1.2
1.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
32
CF
1
1930
1930
CAG
1.2
1.1
0.1
0.0
-0.1
33
C
1
1930
1930
CAG
1.0
0.9
0.0
0.0
0.1
34
SP
1
1930
1930
BBB
1.0
-0.0
0.0
1.0
-0.0
35
2B
1
1927
1927
BAG
1.0
1.9
-1.4
0.3
0.2
36
SP
1
1931
1931
CCU
1.0
-0.0
0.0
1.0
0.0
37
RF
2
1923
1930
BBB/BRG
1.0
1.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
38
SP
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.9
-0.1
0.0
1.0
-0.0
39
C
1
1927
1927
HIL
0.9
0.9
0.0
0.0
0.1
40
LF
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.9
1.1
0.0
0.1
-0.3
41
1B
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.9
1.0
0.0
0.0
-0.2
42
C
1
1929
1929
HG
0.9
0.6
0.2
0.0
0.2
43
SP
2
1921
1922
BRG
0.9
-0.1
0.0
1.0
0.0
44
SS
1
1929
1929
HG
0.9
1.1
-0.4
0.0
0.1
45
RP
1
1929
1929
HG
0.9
0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
46
1B
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.8
1.0
0.0
0.0
-0.2
47
1B
5
1921
1925
BRG
0.8
1.5
-0.4
0.0
-0.4
48
SP
1
1927
1927
HIL
0.7
-0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
49
SP
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
50
2B
3
1923
1925
BRG
0.7
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.2
51
1B
1
1927
1927
HIL
0.7
1.4
-0.4
0.0
-0.3
52
1B
1
1929
1929
HG
0.7
0.6
0.2
0.0
-0.1
53
SS
2
1927
1929
HG/HIL
0.7
-0.5
0.7
0.0
0.5
54
SS
1
1931
1931
CCU
0.7
0.1
0.4
0.0
0.2
55
2B
1
1931
1931
CCU
0.6
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
56
LF
2
1921
1931
CCU/NLG
0.6
0.6
0.1
0.0
-0.0
57
SP
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.6
0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
58
RF
1
1930
1930
CAG/BBB
0.6
1.1
0.0
-0.4
-0.1
59
CF
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.6
0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.1
60
C
1
1927
1927
BAG
0.6
0.4
-0.0
0.0
0.2
61
SP
1
1921
1921
NLG
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
62
SP
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.6
0.2
0.0
0.4
-0.0
63
C
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.6
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.1
64
SP
1
1931
1931
CCU
0.6
0.2
0.0
0.4
0.0
65
SP
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
66
C
1
1921
1921
NLG
0.5
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
67
SP
1
1929
1929
HG
0.5
-0.1
-0.1
0.7
-0.0
68
LF
1
1921
1921
NLG
0.5
0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.0
69
RF
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.5
0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
70
LF
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.4
0.7
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
71
RF
1
1931
1931
CCU
0.4
0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
72
RF
2
1929
1930
HG/CAG
0.4
0.2
0.2
0.0
-0.0
73
3B
1
1931
1931
CCU
0.4
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
RF
1
1931
1931
CCU
0.4
0.0
0.3
0.1
-0.0
75
SP
3
1921
1923
BRG
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
76
SP
1
1931
1931
CCU
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
77
2B
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
78
-
1
1927
1927
HIL
0.3
-0.5
0.7
0.0
0.1
79
SP
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
80
1B
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.3
0.0
0.3
0.0
-0.1
81
2B
2
1929
1930
CAG/HG
0.2
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
82
SP
1
1931
1931
CCU
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
83
SS
1
1929
1929
HG
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
84
SS
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
85
SP
1
1921
1921
NLG
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
86
2B
1
1926
1926
BRG
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
87
1B
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.1
88
RF
1
1927
1927
HIL
0.2
0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
89
LF
1
1927
1927
BRG
0.2
-0.1
0.4
0.0
-0.1
90
C
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.2
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
91
SS
1
1927
1927
BRG
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
92
C
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
93
2B
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
94
RP
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
95
RP
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
96
2B
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
97
SS
1
1921
1921
NLG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
98
SP
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
99
3B
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
100
CF
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
101
SP
1
1927
1927
BAG
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
102
-
1
1930
1930
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
103
SP
1
1929
1929
HG
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
104
SP
2
1927
1931
NBY/BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.1
-0.0
105
SP
1
1929
1929
HG
0.1
-0.2
-0.1
0.4
0.0
106
RP
1
1931
1931
CCU
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
107
2B
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
108
-
1
1931
1931
CCU
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
C
1
1921
1921
NLG
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
110
-
1
1931
1931
CCU
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
111
3B
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
112
-
1
1923
1923
BRG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
113
2B
1
1931
1931
CCU
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
114
C
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
115
SP
1
1927
1927
HIL
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.4
0.0
116
C
1
1921
1921
NLG
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
117
-
1
1927
1927
BRG
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
118
RP
1
1930
1930
CAG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
RF
1
1927
1927
BRG
0.0
0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
120
-
1
1929
1929
HG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
121
2B
1
1929
1929
HG
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
122
C
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
123
C
2
1930
1931
CCU/BBB
-0.0
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
124
-
1
1930
1930
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
125
-
1
1927
1927
HIL
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
126
LF
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
127
SS
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
128
RP
1
1921
1921
BRG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
129
LF
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.0
0.4
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
130
CF
1
1931
1931
CCU
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
131
3B
1
1927
1927
BRG
-0.0
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
132
LF
2
1921
1927
HIL/NLG
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
133
-
1
1929
1929
HG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
134
SS
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
135
-
1
1921
1921
NLG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
136
-
1
1921
1921
NLG
-0.0
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
137
LF
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
138
CF
1
1927
1927
HIL
-0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.1
139
RF
1
1921
1921
NLG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
140
2B
1
1931
1931
CCU
-0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
141
SS
1
1930
1930
BBB
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
142
-
1
1929
1929
HG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
143
-
1
1927
1927
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
144
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
145
C
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
146
3B
1
1931
1931
CCU
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
147
RP
1
1930
1930
BBB
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
148
C
1
1931
1931
CCU
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
149
1B
1
1927
1927
BRG
-0.1
0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
150
RF
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
151
-
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
152
CF
2
1929
1930
CAG/HG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
153
-
1
1927
1927
HIL
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
154
1B
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
155
LF
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
156
-
1
1929
1929
HG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
157
C
2
1921
1927
BRG/BAG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
158
C
7
1921
1927
BRG
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.3
159
-
1
1922
1922
BRG
-0.1
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
160
C
1
1931
1931
CCU
-0.1
0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.0
161
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
162
SS
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
163
RF
3
1921
1923
BRG
-0.2
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.2
164
-
1
1927
1927
HIL
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
165
-
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
166
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.0
167
-
1
1929
1929
HG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
168
-
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
169
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
170
RP
1
1927
1927
HIL
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
171
-
1
1921
1921
BRG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
172
CF
2
1923
1926
BRG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
173
SS
2
1929
1930
HG/CAG
-0.3
-0.5
-0.2
-0.1
0.4
174
RF
1
1929
1929
HG
-0.3
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
175
1B
3
1926
1931
BRG/NBY
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
176
RP
2
1921
1927
BRG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
-0.0
177
SP
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.4
0.2
0.0
-0.5
-0.0
178
SS
1
1927
1927
HIL
-0.4
0.3
-0.7
0.0
0.0
179
LF
1
1929
1929
HG
-0.4
0.4
-0.2
-0.6
-0.1
180
-
1
1921
1921
BRG
-0.4
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
181
-
1
1921
1921
NLG
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
182
-
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
183
SP
2
1930
1931
CCU/CAG
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
184
LF
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.3
185
-
1
1927
1927
HIL
-0.4
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
186
2B
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.4
-0.7
0.0
0.0
0.2
187
RP
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
188
-
1
1931
1931
CCU
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
189
SS
1
1930
1930
BBB
-0.5
-0.7
0.0
0.0
0.2
190
-
1
1921
1921
NLG
-0.5
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.0
191
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
192
-
1
1921
1921
BRG
-0.5
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
193
LF
7
1921
1927
HIL/BRG
-0.6
0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
194
SP
3
1922
1927
BRG
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
195
RF
1
1925
1925
BRG
-0.7
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
196
3B
2
1927
1931
BRG/NBY
-0.7
1.1
-1.9
0.0
0.2
197
LF
1
1929
1929
HG
-0.7
-0.4
0.3
-0.6
-0.1
198
3B
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.8
-0.9
0.0
0.0
0.1
199
-
1
1927
1927
BRG
-0.8
-0.5
-0.4
0.0
0.1
200
-
1
1930
1930
BBB
-0.8
0.1
0.0
-0.9
0.0
201
CF
1
1930
1930
CAG
-0.9
0.1
0.0
-0.8
-0.2
202
-
1
1921
1921
NLG
-0.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.9
0.0
203
2B
1
1927
1927
HIL
-1.0
0.3
-1.6
0.0
0.3
204
SP
1
1927
1927
BAG
-1.0
-0.5
0.0
-0.6
0.0
205
1B
2
1930
1931
BBB/CCU
-1.1
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
206
-
1
1930
1930
BBB
-1.1
0.1
0.0
-1.2
0.0
207
-
1
1929
1929
HG
-1.2
-0.7
-0.6
0.0
0.1
208
SP
1
1927
1927
BAG
-1.2
-0.2
-0.0
-1.0
-0.0
209
-
1
1927
1927
HIL
-2.1
-0.2
-0.0
-1.9
-0.0

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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