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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Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SS
4
1915
1919
CAG/BAG
9.9
5.4
3.4
0.0
1.1
2
CF
4
1915
1918
CAG/RP
8.9
5.9
3.7
0.0
-0.7
3
LF
3
1919
1924
CAG
8.7
8.5
0.4
0.1
-0.3
4
SP
2
1917
1919
MULT
8.3
0.2
-0.0
8.1
-0.0
5
3B
7
1915
1921
MULT
7.1
1.5
4.4
0.0
1.2
6
3B
1
1922
1922
CAG
5.2
3.7
1.2
0.0
0.2
7
2B
5
1917
1924
CAG/RP
5.1
2.3
2.5
0.0
0.3
8
SP
3
1916
1924
CAG
4.5
-1.3
0.0
5.8
0.0
9
CF
2
1922
1924
CAG
4.5
3.6
1.2
0.0
-0.3
10
CF
1
1919
1919
CAG
4.2
3.4
0.6
0.3
-0.1
11
LF
2
1922
1924
CAG
3.5
1.2
2.6
0.0
-0.3
12
SP
3
1917
1924
MULT
3.4
-0.6
0.0
4.0
0.0
13
SP
5
1915
1919
MULT
3.3
-1.3
0.0
4.6
0.0
14
C
3
1919
1924
CAG
3.3
2.2
0.8
0.0
0.3
15
SS
5
1917-18
1924
CAG/RP
3.3
0.4
1.9
0.0
1.0
16
C
4
1915
1918
RP/CAG
3.1
0.1
2.6
0.0
0.5
17
C
2
1920
1921
HIL
2.4
2.1
0.1
0.0
0.2
18
RF
2
1914
1915
CIU/CAG
2.3
1.8
0.9
-0.1
-0.3
19
RF
6
1915
1920
MULT
2.3
4.4
-1.4
0.0
-0.8
20
1B
6
1916
1924
CAG/RP
2.2
3.7
-0.5
0.0
-1.0
21
C
5
1917
1924
CAG/RP
2.2
1.7
-0.2
0.0
0.6
22
SP
2
1919
1922
CAG
1.9
-1.0
0.0
2.8
-0.0
23
SP
2
1920
1921
HIL
1.8
-0.0
0.3
1.5
-0.0
24
CF
2
1920
1921
HIL
1.8
1.0
1.0
0.0
-0.2
25
LF
1
1915
1915
CAG
1.7
0.7
0.6
0.6
-0.2
26
LF
4
1915
1918
CAG/RP
1.5
2.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.8
27
SS
2
1915
1919
CAG/BAG
1.5
0.3
1.0
0.0
0.2
28
SP
4
1915
1919
CAG
1.4
-0.4
0.0
1.8
0.0
29
C
1
1924
1924
CAG
1.2
1.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
30
CF
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.9
0.6
0.4
0.0
-0.0
31
SP
4
1915
1919
CAG
0.9
-1.3
-0.0
2.2
-0.0
32
SP
2
1922
1924
CAG
0.9
-0.5
0.0
1.4
0.0
33
RF
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.9
0.9
0.0
0.0
0.0
34
SP
1
1918
1918
CAG
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
35
2B
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.7
0.9
-0.2
0.0
0.0
36
SP
2
1920
1921
HIL
0.7
0.3
0.2
0.2
-0.0
37
1B
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.6
0.7
-0.2
0.2
-0.1
38
2B
2
1920
1921
HIL
0.6
-0.4
0.8
0.0
0.2
39
SP
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.6
-0.6
0.0
1.1
0.0
40
SP
4
1915
1919
CAG
0.5
0.3
-0.5
1.2
-0.4
41
2B
1
1920
1920
HIL
0.5
-0.0
0.5
0.0
0.0
42
2B
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.5
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
43
SP
1
1919
1919
CAG
0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.8
0.0
44
LF
2
1920
1921
HIL
0.4
0.3
0.4
0.0
-0.3
45
RF
2
1920
1921
HIL
0.4
1.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
46
SP
1
1918
1918
CAG
0.4
-0.1
-0.0
0.4
0.1
47
SP
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.3
-0.0
-0.0
0.4
-0.0
48
3B
2
1922
1924
CAG
0.3
1.6
-1.4
0.0
0.1
49
SP
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.5
0.0
50
1B
2
1920
1921
HIL
0.3
0.8
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
51
-
1
1920
1920
HIL
0.3
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
52
LF
1
1922
1922
CAG
0.3
-0.1
0.5
0.0
-0.1
53
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
54
SP
1
1918
1918
CAG
0.2
0.1
-0.1
0.3
-0.0
55
2B
1
1914
1914
CIU
0.2
-0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
56
SP
2
1920
1921
HIL
0.2
-0.6
0.0
0.8
-0.0
57
CF
1
1920
1920
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.3
0.0
-0.0
58
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
59
C
1
1915
1915
CAG
0.2
-0.4
0.4
0.0
0.2
60
LF
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
61
SP
1
1917
1917
CAG
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
62
RF
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
63
LF
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
64
SP
1
1916
1916
CAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
65
SP
1
1914
1914
CIU
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
66
RP
1
1914
1914
CIU
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.1
-0.0
67
RP
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
68
SS
1
1914
1914
CIU
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
69
2B
1
1916
1916
CAG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
70
SP
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
71
3B
1
1915
1915
CAG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
72
CF
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
73
C
1
1915
1915
CAG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
SS
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.0
-0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
75
RP
1
1918
1918
CAG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
76
C
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
77
RP
1
1916
1916
CAG
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
78
RP
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
SS
1
1919
1919
CAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
80
-
1
1915
1915
CAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
81
SS
1
1920
1920
HIL
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
82
LF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
83
C
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
84
SS
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
85
RF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
86
C
1
1916
1916
CAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
87
CF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
88
-
1
1914
1914
CIU
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
89
C
1
1914
1914
CIU
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
90
C
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
91
C
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
92
1B
1
1918
1918
CAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
93
LF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
94
C
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.1
-0.4
0.2
0.0
0.1
95
-
1
1919
1919
CAG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
96
SP
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.0
97
3B
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.1
0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.1
98
RF
1
1914
1914
CIU
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
99
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
100
LF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
101
C
1
1915
1915
CAG
-0.1
-0.4
0.2
0.0
0.1
102
1B
1
1918
1918
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
103
C
2
1920
1921
HIL
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
104
-
1
1916
1916
CAG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
105
CF
1
1914
1914
CIU
-0.2
-0.0
-0.0
-0.1
-0.0
106
-
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
107
RF
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
108
RF
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
C
1
1916
1916
CAG
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
110
CF
1
1915
1915
CAG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
111
-
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
112
SS
2
1915
1919
BAG/CAG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
113
3B
1
1922
1922
CAG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
114
C
1
1915
1915
CAG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.1
115
3B
1
1922
1922
CAG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
116
RF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
117
SP
3
1915
1917
CAG
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
118
-
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
119
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.3
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
120
C
1
1916
1916
CAG
-0.4
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
121
SS
1
1920
1920
HIL
-0.5
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
0.1
122
SP
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
123
2B
3
1914
1916
CIU/CAG
-0.6
-0.8
0.1
0.0
0.0
124
1B
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.7
-0.7
0.0
0.0
0.0
125
-
1
1916
1916
CAG
-0.7
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
126
RP
1
1915
1915
CAG
-0.9
-0.2
-0.0
-0.7
-0.0
127
SP
2
1922
1924
CAG
-1.6
-0.3
0.0
-1.3
0.0

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