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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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
CIU
WES
18
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
5
3
8
0
2
6
0
0
34
3.38
138
CAG
19
SP
7
7
.500
22
12
9
3
1
129.0
54
31
78
0
48
63
1
1
516
2.16
110
CAG
WES
20
SP
12
3
.800
20
13
11
3
0
121.0
30
23
83
0
65
88
1
4
498
1.71
145
CAG
WES
21
SP
3
4
.429
9
8
5
0
0
73.0
28
17
56
0
23
30
0
1
292
2.10
89
RP
FHL
22
SP
5
0
1.000
7
3
3
1
0
42.0
7
5
23
0
14
28
0
0
167
1.07
196
CAG
WES
22
SP
9
2
.818
15
7
7
0
2
86.1
32
23
68
1
36
39
0
3
361
2.40
141
23
SP
10
2
.833
15
9
8
2
2
98.0
29
18
74
2
46
57
0
0
397
1.65
184
HIL
24
SP
5
3
.625
8
6
6
1
0
65.1
15
8
45
0
18
35
0
0
257
1.10
155
HIL
EAS
25
SP
10
5
.667
17
14
12
1
0
126.1
52
35
112
3
25
61
0
2
513
2.49
168
CAG
NNL
26
SP
12
8
.600
24
15
10
0
0
141.1
96
74
156
2
69
62
1
1
643
4.71
77
CAG
NNL
28
SP
1
2
.333
4
3
1
0
0
15.2
21
17
29
10
4
0
0
9.77
37
10
5
SP
74
37
.667
142
91
73
11
5
906.0
369
254
732
8
356
473
3
12
3678
2.52
117
162 Game Average
22
11
.667
41
27
21
3
1
264.1
108
74
214
2
104
138
1
4
1107
2.52
117
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
74
35
.679
139
90
72
11
5
890.0
362
251
720
8
348
467
3
12
3613
2.54
118
1
vs Major Leagues
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
5
2
8
0
5
4
0
0
40
2.00
60
1
vs High Minors
0
1
.000
2
0
0
0
0
7.0
2
1
4
0
3
2
0
0
25
1.29
149
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago Union Giants
RP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
5
3
8
0
2
6
0
0
34
3.38
138
7
Chicago American Giants
SP
54
28
.659
108
67
51
8
4
661.1
289
202
541
5
296
342
3
10
2694
2.75
106
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
RP
5
0
1.000
7
3
3
1
0
42.0
7
5
23
0
14
28
0
0
167
1.07
196
1
Bacharach Giants
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
3.0
1
1
3
0
1
1
0
0
13
3.00
99
2
Hilldale Club
SP
15
8
.652
25
20
18
2
0
191.2
67
43
157
3
43
96
0
2
770
2.02
159



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
CIU
WES
18
SP
8.0
1.25
1.48
17.6%
11.2%
5.9%
8.2%
3.00
1.36
0.0%
0.8%
CAG
19
SP
129.0
0.98
1.04
12.2%
13.0%
9.3%
6.1%
1.31
1.91
0.0%
0.8%
CAG
WES
20
SP
121.0
1.22
1.10
17.7%
13.4%
13.1%
8.6%
1.35
1.55
0.0%
0.4%
CAG
WES
21
SP
73.0
1.08
0.98
10.3%
12.1%
7.9%
7.3%
1.30
1.65
0.0%
0.2%
RP
FHL
22
SP
42.0
0.88
1.02
16.8%
17.9%
8.4%
8.8%
2.00
2.04
0.0%
0.0%
CAG
WES
22
SP
86.1
1.20
1.23
10.8%
8.8%
10.0%
9.1%
1.08
0.97
0.3%
0.4%
23
SP
98.0
1.22
1.24
14.4%
11.5%
11.6%
8.8%
1.24
1.24
0.5%
0.7%
HIL
24
SP
65.1
0.96
0.95
13.6%
15.2%
7.0%
6.4%
1.94
2.11
0.0%
0.2%
HIL
EAS
25
SP
126.1
1.08
1.34
11.9%
13.0%
4.9%
8.2%
2.44
1.58
0.6%
1.2%
CAG
NNL
26
SP
141.1
1.59
1.23
9.6%
11.9%
10.7%
7.0%
0.90
1.71
0.3%
1.2%
CAG
NNL
28
SP
15.2
2.49
1.25
4.7%
11.1%
11.8%
7.2%
0.40
1.54
10
5
SP
906.0
1.20
1.15
12.6%
12.5%
9.5%
7.9%
1.33
1.61
0.2%
0.7%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
10
Negro Leagues
890.0
1.20
1.16
12.6%
12.5%
9.4%
7.9%
1.34
1.59
0.2%
0.7%
1
vs Major Leagues
9.0
1.44
0.86
10.0%
17.0%
12.5%
6.1%
0.80
2.76
0.0%
0.3%
1
vs High Minors
7.0
1.00
1.07
8.0%
12.3%
12.0%
4.9%
0.67
2.49
0.0%
0.7%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Chicago Union Giants
RP
8.0
1.25
1.48
17.6%
11.2%
5.9%
8.2%
3.00
1.36
0.0%
0.8%
7
Chicago American Giants
SP
661.1
1.27
1.14
12.3%
12.0%
10.7%
7.9%
1.16
1.55
0.2%
0.7%
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
RP
42.0
0.88
1.02
16.8%
17.9%
8.4%
8.8%
2.00
2.04
0.0%
0.0%
1
Bacharach Giants
RP
3.0
1.33
1.22
7.7%
11.8%
7.7%
8.5%
1.00
1.39
0.0%
0.3%
2
Hilldale Club
SP
191.2
1.04
1.21
12.5%
13.3%
5.6%
7.7%
2.23
1.76
0.4%
0.8%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
CAG
NNL
26
SP
24
643
543
96
156
20
10
2
16
69
62
1
30
16
.287
.369
.372
.741
HIL
EAS
25
SP
17
513
473
52
112
15
1
3
12
25
61
2
13
8
.237
.278
.292
.570
CAG
19
SP
22
516
450
54
78
6
2
0
9
48
63
1
17
6
.173
.255
.196
.450
CAG
WES
20
SP
20
498
417
30
83
12
2
0
3
65
88
4
12
10
.199
.313
.237
.550
23
SP
15
397
339
29
74
7
2
2
6
46
57
0
12
15
.218
.312
.268
.580
CAG
WES
22
SP
15
361
314
32
68
5
6
1
11
36
39
3
8
7
.217
.303
.280
.583
CAG
WES
21
SP
9
292
259
28
56
7
7
0
1
23
30
1
9
9
.216
.283
.297
.580
HIL
24
SP
8
257
230
15
45
2
0
0
0
18
35
0
9
4
.196
.254
.204
.458
RP
FHL
22
SP
7
167
147
7
23
1
5
0
3
14
28
0
6
1
.156
.230
.231
.461
CIU
WES
18
SP
1
34
31
5
8
2
0
0
8
2
6
0
1
0
.258
.303
.323
.626
CAG
NNL
28
SP
4
21
29
10
4
0
10
5
SP
142
3678
3203
369
732
77
35
8
69
356
473
12
117
76
.219
.298
.273
.571
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
139
3613
3149
362
720
76
35
8
68
348
467
12
114
75
.219
.298
.273
.571
1
vs High Minors
2
25
21
2
4
0
0
0
1
3
2
0
1
0
.190
.292
.190
.482
1
vs Major Leagues
1
40
33
5
8
1
0
0
0
5
4
0
2
1
.242
.342
.273
.615
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago Union Giants
RP
1
34
31
5
8
2
0
0
8
2
6
0
1
0
.258
.303
.323
.626
7
Chicago American Giants
SP
108
2694
2310
289
541
57
29
5
46
296
342
10
88
63
.222
.310
.278
.588
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
RP
7
167
147
7
23
1
5
0
3
14
28
0
6
1
.156
.230
.231
.461
1
Bacharach Giants
RP
1
13
12
1
3
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
.250
.308
.250
.558
2
Hilldale Club
SP
25
770
703
67
157
17
1
3
12
43
96
2
22
12
.223
.270
.263
.533

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