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
19
SP
22
52
50
1
6
2
0
0
2
0
1
0
1
.120
.137
.160
.297
0
CAG
WES
20
SP
20
48
45
7
7
1
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
1
.156
.191
.178
.369
18
CAG
WES
21
SP
9
28
28
1
6
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.214
.214
.250
.464
62
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
131
23
SP
15
41
36
7
13
3
0
1
5
0
2
0
3
.361
.395
.528
.923
180
HIL
24
SP
11
38
35
4
9
1
0
0
4
0
1
0
2
.257
.278
.286
.563
97
HIL
25
SP
18
51
47
3
14
3
0
0
4
0
2
0
2
.298
.327
.362
.688
74
CAG
NNL
26
SP
24
59
57
7
15
1
0
0
11
1
1
0
1
.263
.276
.281
.557
60
CAG
NNL
28
SP
3
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
10
5
SP
145
381
356
37
83
14
2
1
40
1
12
0
0
13
.233
.258
.292
.550
70
162 Game Average
426
398
41
93
16
2
1
45
1
13
0
0
15
.233
.258
.292
.550
70
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
141
370
345
37
80
13
2
1
40
1
12
0
0
13
.232
.258
.290
.548
70
1
vs High Minors
2
4
4
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.500
.750
127
1
S
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
144
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
107
268
252
28
57
10
1
1
29
1
8
0
0
8
.226
.250
.286
.536
67
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
29
89
82
7
23
4
0
0
8
0
3
0
4
.280
.306
.329
.635
84



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CIU
WES
4
.000
.339
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
CAG
52
.142
.288
1.9%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.040
.072
CAG
WES
48
.183
.300
4.2%
8.3%
0.0%
0.4%
.022
.070
CAG
WES
28
.228
.280
0.0%
8.0%
0.0%
0.2%
.036
.060
RP
FHL
19
.245
.271
5.3%
7.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.118
.061
CAG
WES
37
.349
.319
5.4%
8.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.121
.079
41
.400
.310
4.9%
8.9%
2.4%
1.0%
.167
.096
HIL
38
.267
.282
2.6%
7.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.029
.055
HIL
51
.306
.349
3.9%
8.0%
0.0%
1.3%
.064
.131
CAG
NNL
59
.259
.316
1.7%
7.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.018
.106
CAG
NNL
4
.000
.319
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.099
10
5
381
.256
.306
3.1%
8.0%
0.3%
0.7%
.059
.086
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Negro Leagues
370
.255
.306
3.2%
8.1%
0.3%
0.7%
.058
.085
1
vs High Minors
4
.334
.293
0.0%
5.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.250
.084
1
S
4
.458
.354
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
2.7%
.000
.153
1
vs Major Leagues
3
.000
.260
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.075
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Chicago Union Giants
4
.000
.339
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
7
Chicago American Giants
268
.251
.303
3.0%
8.1%
0.4%
0.7%
.060
.083
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
19
.245
.271
5.3%
7.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.118
.061
1
Bacharach Giants
1
.000
.318
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.066
2
Hilldale Club
89
.289
.320
3.4%
7.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.049
.099

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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