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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All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
3
1919
1924
8.4
2
1922
1924
3.5
1
1915
1915
1.7
4
1915
1918
1.5
2
1920
1921
0.4
Center Field Yrs First Last
4
1915
1918
9.0
2
1922
1924
4.3
1
1919
1919
4.3
2
1920
1921
1.7
1
1919
1919
0.9

Right Field Yrs First Last
2
1914
1915
2.3
6
1915
1920
2.1
1
1924
1924
0.8
2
1920
1921
0.4
1
1919
1919
0.2
Shortstop Yrs First Last
4
1915
1919
9.8
5
1918
1924
3.7
2
1915
1919
1.5
1
1914
1914
0.1
1
1921
1921
0.0
Second Base Yrs First Last
5
1917
1924
5.2
1
1919
1919
0.7
2
1920
1921
0.6
1
1924
1924
0.6
1
1920
1920
0.5
Third Base Yrs First Last
7
1915
1921
7.2
1
1922
1922
5.2
2
1922
1924
0.5
1
1915
1915
0.0
1
1921
1921
-0.1
First Base Yrs First Last
6
1916
1924
2.0
1
1919
1919
0.6
2
1920
1921
0.2
1
1918
1918
-0.1
1
1918
1918
-0.1
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
3
1919
1924
3.4
4
1915
1918
3.2
2
1920
1921
2.4
5
1917
1924
2.2
1
1924
1924
1.3
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
10
1914
1924
10.7
2
1917
1919
8.4
3
1916
1924
4.5
3
1917
1924
3.5
5
1915
1919
3.4
2
1919
1922
1.9
2
1920
1921
1.9
4
1915
1919
1.5
4
1915
1919
1.0
2
1922
1924
0.9
2
1920
1921
0.7
1
1918
1918
0.7
1
1924
1924
0.6
4
1915
1919
0.5
1
1919
1919
0.5
1
1918
1918
0.4
1
1919
1919
0.3
1
1924
1924
0.3
2
1920
1921
0.2
1
1918
1918
0.2
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1914
1914
0.1
1
1924
1924
0.1
1
1918
1918
0.0
1
1916
1916
0.0
1
1921
1921
0.0
1
1915
1915
-0.9

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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