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
25
SP
11
5
.688
18
15
13
1
0
135.1
54
37
117
3
27
65
0
0
2
547
2.46
177
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
0
2
.000
2
2
0
0
0
10.0
22
19
25
0
10
3
0
0
0
57
17.10
21
10
5
SP
74
37
.667
141
91
73
11
5
909.1
372
258
733
8
358
476
3
0
12
3769
2.55
117
162 Game Average
22
11
.667
41
27
21
3
1
266.2
109
76
215
2
105
140
1
0
4
1105
2.55
117
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
73
35
.676
137
89
71
11
5
884.1
363
253
716
8
348
466
3
0
12
3670
2.57
117
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 Semipros
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
2
2
5
0
2
4
0
0
0
34
2.00
272
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
53
28
.654
106
66
50
8
4
655.2
290
204
537
5
296
341
3
0
10
2751
2.80
105
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
16
8
.667
26
21
19
2
0
200.2
69
45
162
3
45
100
0
0
2
804
2.02
164



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
25
SP
135.1
1.06
1.35
11.9%
12.8%
4.9%
7.9%
2.41
1.57
0.5%
2.0%
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
10.0
3.50
1.26
5.3%
11.0%
17.5%
7.3%
0.30
1.51
0.0%
0.8%
10
5
SP
909.1
1.20
1.16
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
884.1
1.20
1.16
12.7%
12.4%
9.5%
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 Semipros
9.0
0.78
1.45
11.8%
12.8%
5.9%
7.6%
2.00
1.69
0.0%
2.8%
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
655.2
1.27
1.14
12.4%
12.0%
10.8%
7.9%
1.15
1.54
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
200.2
1.03
1.22
12.4%
13.2%
5.6%
7.7%
2.22
1.74
0.4%
0.9%



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
25
SP
18
547
505
54
117
15
1
3
14
27
65
0
2
13
8
.232
.273
.283
.557
CAG
WES
22
SP
15
361
314
32
68
5
6
1
11
36
39
3
8
7
.217
.303
.280
.583
CAG
19
SP
22
516
450
54
78
6
2
0
9
48
63
1
17
6
.173
.255
.196
.450
CIU
WES
18
SP
1
34
31
5
8
2
0
0
8
2
6
0
1
0
.258
.303
.323
.626
23
SP
15
397
339
29
74
7
2
2
6
46
57
0
12
15
.218
.312
.268
.580
CAG
WES
20
SP
20
498
417
30
83
12
2
0
3
65
88
4
12
10
.199
.313
.237
.550
RP
FHL
22
SP
7
167
147
7
23
1
5
0
3
14
28
0
6
1
.156
.230
.231
.461
CAG
NNL
28
SP
2
57
45
22
25
5
1
0
2
10
3
0
2
2
.556
.636
.711
1.347
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
10
5
SP
141
3769
3280
372
733
82
36
8
73
358
476
0
12
119
78
.223
.302
.278
.580
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
137
3670
3194
363
716
81
36
8
70
348
466
12
116
77
.224
.303
.280
.582
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
1
vs Semipros
1
34
32
2
5
0
0
0
2
2
4
0
0
0
0
.156
.206
.156
.362
 
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
106
2751
2355
290
537
62
30
5
48
296
341
10
90
65
.228
.317
.286
.603
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
26
804
735
69
162
17
1
3
14
45
100
0
2
22
12
.220
.267
.259
.526

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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