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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Fielding Breakdown by Position

Multi-Stint Seasons:



C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
Team Lg Pos
CIU
WES
18
SP
1
CAG
NNL
26
SP
24
RP
FHL
22
SP
7
HIL
EAS
25
SP
17
CAG
WES
21
SP
9
HIL
24
SP
2
-0.1
1
-0.8
8
CAG
WES
20
SP
20
23
SP
1
15
CAG
19
SP
22
CAG
NNL
28
SP
4
CAG
WES
22
SP
15
10
5
SP
2
-0.1
2
-0.8
142
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
2
-0.1
2
-0.8
139
1
vs Major Leaguers
1
1
2
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago Union Giants
RP
1
7
Chicago American Giants
SP
1
108
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
RP
7
1
Bacharach Giants
RP
1
2
Hilldale Club
SP
2
-0.1
1
-0.8
25

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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