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
Biographical
Wikipedia BR Bullpen SABR Bio Project SABR Index
Photos & Videos
Google Photos / + Baseball Yahoo Photos / + Baseball MLB.com YouTube

Notes:




Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SS
4
1915
1919
BAG/CAG
10.2
5.9
3.3
0.0
1.1
2
CF
4
1915
1918
CAG/RP
9.0
5.7
3.9
0.0
-0.7
3
LF
3
1919
1924
CAG
8.4
8.5
0.4
0.1
-0.6
4
SP
2
1917
1919
MULT
8.3
0.2
-0.0
8.2
-0.0
5
3B
7
1915
1921
MULT
7.5
1.7
4.6
0.0
1.2
6
2B
5
1917
1924
CAG/RP
5.3
2.4
2.5
0.0
0.4
7
3B
1
1922
1922
CAG
5.2
3.7
1.3
0.0
0.2
8
SP
3
1916
1924
CAG
4.5
-1.3
0.0
5.8
0.0
9
CF
2
1922
1924
CAG
4.3
3.6
1.2
0.0
-0.5
10
CF
1
1919
1919
CAG
4.3
3.4
0.7
0.3
-0.1
11
SS
5
1917-18
1924
CAG/RP
3.7
0.4
1.9
0.0
1.4
12
LF
2
1922
1924
CAG
3.5
1.2
2.6
0.0
-0.3
13
SP
3
1917
1924
MULT
3.4
-0.7
0.0
4.1
0.0
14
C
3
1919
1924
CAG
3.4
2.2
0.8
0.0
0.4
15
SP
5
1915
1919
MULT
3.2
-1.2
0.0
4.5
0.0
16
C
4
1915
1918
CAG/RP
3.2
-0.1
2.8
0.0
0.5
17
C
2
1920
1921
HIL
2.4
2.1
0.1
0.0
0.2
18
1B
6
1916
1924
CAG/RP
2.3
4.1
-0.6
0.0
-1.2
19
RF
2
1914
1915
CAG/CIU
2.3
1.8
0.9
-0.1
-0.3
20
C
5
1917
1924
CAG/RP
2.2
1.8
-0.2
0.0
0.7
21
RF
6
1915
1920
MULT
2.1
4.5
-1.5
0.0
-0.8
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
1.7
1.0
0.9
0.0
-0.2
25
LF
1
1915
1915
CAG
1.7
0.7
0.7
0.6
-0.2
26
SS
2
1915
1919
BAG/CAG
1.5
0.3
1.0
0.0
0.2
27
SP
4
1915
1919
CAG
1.4
-0.4
0.0
1.8
0.0
28
LF
4
1915
1918
CAG/RP
1.4
2.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.9
29
C
1
1924
1924
CAG
1.3
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
2
1922
1924
CAG
0.9
-0.5
0.0
1.4
0.0
32
SP
4
1915
1919
CAG
0.8
-1.3
-0.0
2.2
-0.0
33
RF
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.8
0.9
0.0
0.0
-0.1
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
2B
2
1920
1921
HIL
0.6
-0.4
0.8
0.0
0.2
38
1B
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.6
0.7
-0.2
0.2
-0.1
39
SP
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.6
-0.6
0.0
1.1
-0.0
40
2B
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.6
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.1
41
3B
2
1922
1924
CAG
0.5
1.6
-1.4
0.0
0.3
42
2B
1
1920
1920
HIL
0.5
-0.0
0.5
0.0
0.0
43
SP
4
1915
1919
CAG
0.5
0.2
-0.5
1.2
-0.4
44
SP
1
1919
1919
CAG
0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.8
0.0
45
LF
2
1920
1921
HIL
0.4
0.3
0.4
0.0
-0.3
46
RF
2
1920
1921
HIL
0.4
1.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
47
SP
1
1918
1918
CAG
0.4
-0.1
-0.0
0.4
0.1
48
SP
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.3
-0.0
-0.0
0.4
-0.0
49
SP
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.5
0.0
50
-
1
1920
1920
HIL
0.3
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
51
LF
1
1922
1922
CAG
0.3
-0.1
0.5
0.0
-0.1
52
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
53
2B
1
1914
1914
CIU
0.2
-0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
54
SP
1
1918
1918
CAG
0.2
0.1
-0.1
0.3
-0.0
55
CF
1
1920
1920
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.3
0.0
-0.0
56
SP
2
1920
1921
HIL
0.2
-0.6
0.0
0.8
-0.0
57
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
58
1B
2
1920
1921
HIL
0.2
0.8
-0.4
0.0
-0.3
59
C
1
1915
1915
CAG
0.2
-0.4
0.4
0.0
0.2
60
SP
1
1917
1917
CAG
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
61
RF
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
62
LF
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
63
SP
1
1916
1916
CAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
64
LF
1
1924
1924
CAG
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
-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
CF
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
72
3B
1
1915
1915
CAG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
73
SP
1
1917
1917
CAG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
C
1
1915
1915
CAG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
75
SS
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.0
-0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
76
RP
1
1918
1918
CAG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
77
C
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
78
RP
1
1916
1916
CAG
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
79
RP
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
80
SS
1
1919
1919
CAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
81
-
1
1915
1915
CAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
82
SS
1
1920
1920
HIL
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
83
LF
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
C
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
86
C
1
1916
1916
CAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
87
RF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
88
CF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
89
C
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
90
-
1
1914
1914
CIU
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
91
C
1
1914
1914
CIU
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
92
3B
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.1
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.1
93
C
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
94
LF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
95
C
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.1
-0.4
0.2
0.0
0.1
96
1B
1
1918
1918
CAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
97
-
1
1919
1919
CAG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
98
SP
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.0
99
RF
1
1914
1914
CIU
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
100
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
101
LF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
102
C
1
1915
1915
CAG
-0.1
-0.4
0.2
0.0
0.1
103
1B
1
1918
1918
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
104
C
2
1920
1921
HIL
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
105
-
1
1916
1916
CAG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
106
CF
1
1914
1914
CIU
-0.2
-0.0
-0.0
-0.1
-0.0
107
-
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
108
C
1
1916
1916
CAG
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
109
RF
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
110
-
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
111
CF
1
1915
1915
CAG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
112
RF
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
113
SS
2
1915
1919
BAG/CAG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
114
3B
1
1922
1922
CAG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
115
C
1
1915
1915
CAG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.1
116
3B
1
1922
1922
CAG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
117
RF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
118
-
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
119
SP
3
1915
1917
CAG
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.0
120
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.3
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
121
C
1
1916
1916
CAG
-0.4
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
122
SS
1
1920
1920
HIL
-0.5
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
0.1
123
SP
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
124
-
1
1916
1916
CAG
-0.7
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
125
2B
3
1914
1916
CIU/CAG
-0.7
-0.9
0.1
0.0
0.0
126
1B
1
1924
1924
CAG
-0.9
-0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.2
127
RP
1
1915
1915
CAG
-0.9
-0.2
-0.0
-0.7
-0.0
128
SP
2
1922
1924
CAG
-1.6
-0.3
0.0
-1.3
0.0

If you have any questions regarding Negro Leagues statistical or biographical data, please contact gary@seamheads.com. For any other questions/comments/suggestions, please contact the web developer at BaseballGauge@gmail.com.

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