Dick Whitworth - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Dick Whitworth



Richard Henderson Whitworth


Born: August 28, 1895 in St. Louis, MO
Died: March 1966 in St. Louis, MO
          (70 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'5"
Wt: 215
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CIU
WES
18
SP
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
CAG
WES
19
SP
20
48
46
1
5
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
1
.109
.128
.130
.258
-17
CAG
WES
20
SP
20
48
45
7
7
1
0
0
3
0
2
0
1
.156
.191
.178
.369
6
CAG
WES
21
SP
8
25
24
1
6
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.250
.280
.292
.572
90
RP
FHL
22
SP
7
19
17
2
3
0
1
0
3
0
1
0
1
.176
.222
.294
.516
87
CAG
WES
22
SP
15
37
33
5
10
2
1
0
6
0
2
0
2
.303
.343
.424
.767
129
23
SP
15
41
36
7
13
3
0
1
5
0
2
0
3
.361
.395
.528
.923
173
HIL
24
SP
11
38
35
4
9
1
0
0
4
0
1
0
2
.257
.278
.286
.563
78
HIL
EAS
25
SP
16
46
42
3
12
3
0
0
4
0
2
0
2
.286
.318
.357
.675
75
CAG
NNL
26
SP
24
59
57
7
15
1
0
0
11
1
1
0
1
.263
.276
.281
.557
64
CAG
NNL
28
SP
4
8
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.143
.250
.143
.393
13
10
5
SP
141
373
346
37
81
13
2
1
40
1
14
0
13
.234
.264
.292
.556
67
162 Game Average
429
398
43
93
15
2
1
46
1
16
0
15
.234
.264
.292
.556
67
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
140
370
343
37
81
13
2
1
40
1
14
0
13
.236
.266
.294
.561
69
1
vs Major Leagues
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago Union Giants
RP
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
7
Chicago American Giants
SP
105
265
247
28
57
9
1
1
29
1
10
0
8
.231
.261
.287
.548
66
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
RP
7
19
17
2
3
0
1
0
3
0
1
0
1
.176
.222
.294
.516
87
1
Bacharach Giants
RP
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2
Hilldale Club
SP
27
84
77
7
21
4
0
0
8
0
3
0
4
.273
.300
.325
.625
76



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CIU
WES
4
.000
.326
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
CAG
WES
48
.126
.303
2.1%
8.3%
0.0%
0.7%
.022
.075
CAG
WES
48
.184
.337
4.2%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.022
.078
CAG
WES
25
.286
.296
4.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.042
.063
RP
FHL
19
.245
.271
5.3%
7.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.118
.061
CAG
WES
37
.349
.323
5.4%
9.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.121
.080
41
.400
.318
4.9%
9.1%
2.4%
1.1%
.167
.098
HIL
38
.267
.312
2.6%
8.5%
0.0%
0.2%
.029
.061
HIL
EAS
46
.299
.341
4.3%
7.9%
0.0%
1.2%
.071
.129
CAG
NNL
59
.259
.308
1.7%
7.4%
0.0%
1.1%
.018
.104
CAG
NNL
8
.213
.327
12.5%
8.4%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.103
10
5
373
.260
.316
3.8%
8.4%
0.3%
0.7%
.058
.087
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Negro Leagues
370
.262
.316
3.8%
8.4%
0.3%
0.7%
.058
.088
1
vs Major Leagues
3
.000
.271
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.076
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Chicago Union Giants
4
.000
.326
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
7
Chicago American Giants
265
.258
.315
3.8%
8.5%
0.4%
0.7%
.057
.086
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
19
.245
.271
5.3%
7.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.118
.061
1
Bacharach Giants
1
.000
.311
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.065
2
Hilldale Club
84
.284
.328
3.6%
8.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.052
.098

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