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Frank Wickware



Frank Ellis Wickware
(The Red Ant)

Born: March 18, 1888 in Girard, KS
Died: November 2, 1967 in Schenectady, NY
          (79 years old)

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• Buried: Vale Cemetery (Schenectady, NY)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
LEL
WES
22
SP
11
34
33
2
6
3
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.182
.182
.273
.455
37
LEL
NvC
22
SP
3
8
7
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
.429
.500
.429
.929
246
MULT
23
SP
13
42
39
5
9
1
0
0
2
0
2
0
1
.231
.268
.256
.525
60
FE
CUB
23
SP
17
46
40
4
5
0
0
0
3
0
4
0
2
.125
.205
.125
.330
-2
24
SP
13
40
37
2
7
2
0
0
3
0
1
0
2
.189
.211
.243
.454
35
NLG
NvC
24
SP
6
13
11
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
0
0
.091
.231
.091
.322
-2
MOH
EAS
25
SP
16
39
35
4
9
2
0
0
3
1
2
2
0
.257
.333
.314
.648
94
MULT
26
SP
14
50
46
0
4
0
0
0
1
1
2
2
0
.087
.160
.087
.247
-27
CAG
27
SP
23
52
47
3
13
0
0
0
1
0
2
1
2
.277
.320
.277
.597
101
SFP
CUB
27
SP
8
18
17
1
3
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
4
1
0
0
1
.176
.222
.176
.399
14
WES
28
SP
27
68
59
4
9
1
0
0
3
2
0
7
2
0
2
.153
.242
.169
.412
30
MULT
WES
29
SP
7
20
17
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
.176
.300
.176
.476
65
RP
FHL
29
SP
5
10
10
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
CAG
WES
30
SP
9
20
18
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.111
.158
.111
.269
-19
MULT
31
SP
11
25
24
1
5
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
.208
.208
.333
.542
57
CAG
NNL
32
SP
10
27
24
2
6
0
0
0
1
1
0
1
2
.250
.280
.250
.530
65
COG
NNL
33
SP
5
7
6
1
1
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.167
.286
.167
.452
34
12
15
SP
198
519
470
35
86
10
1
0
22
7
0
26
6
9
14
0
1
.183
.240
.209
.448
38
162 Game Average
425
385
29
70
8
1
0
18
9
0
21
61
7
11
0
20
.183
.240
.209
.448
38
 
Team Lg Pos
12
Negro Leagues
162
430
391
30
72
10
1
0
17
6
0
21
2
6
12
.184
.237
.215
.452
39
4
vs Latin Leagues
34
85
75
5
12
0
0
0
5
1
0
5
4
3
2
0
1
.160
.241
.160
.401
25
1
vs High Minors
2
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
209
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Chicago Leland Giants
SP
16
50
47
2
10
3
0
0
3
0
1
1
1
0
.213
.245
.277
.521
68
1
Philadelphia Giants I
RP
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
44
9
Chicago American Giants
SP
95
252
227
17
45
2
1
0
11
2
0
13
2
2
10
.198
.248
.216
.464
47
1
SP
17
46
40
4
5
0
0
0
3
0
4
0
2
.125
.205
.125
.330
-2
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SP
3
9
9
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.222
.333
-5
1
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
6
13
11
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
0
0
.091
.231
.091
.322
-2
2
Schenectady Mohawk Giants
SP
24
68
62
4
12
2
0
0
3
2
3
3
0
.194
.265
.226
.491
47
1
Louisville White Sox I
RP
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
44
1
San Francisco Park
SP
8
18
17
1
3
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
4
1
0
0
1
.176
.222
.176
.399
14
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
5
12
11
2
4
1
0
0
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
.364
.417
.455
.871
160
1
Jewell's ABCs of Indianapolis
SP
2
7
5
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.000
.286
.000
.286
-2
2
Chicago Giants
-
6
7
6
1
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.167
.286
.167
.452
34
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
SP
5
10
10
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Detroit Stars I
SP
7
16
15
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.133
.133
.133
.267
-24
1
Bacharach Giants
SP
2
5
5
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.400
.600
83



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
LEL
WES
34
.202
.301
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.091
.090
LEL
NvC
8
.491
.282
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.028
MULT
42
.247
.302
4.8%
6.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.026
.094
FE
CUB
46
.178
.334
8.7%
10.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.058
40
.205
.310
2.5%
6.3%
0.0%
0.7%
.054
.083
NLG
NvC
13
.206
.329
7.7%
9.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.040
MOH
EAS
39
.328
.325
5.1%
7.4%
0.0%
0.2%
.057
.064
MULT
50
.140
.323
4.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.083
CAG
52
.286
.288
3.8%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.072
SFP
CUB
18
.217
.358
0.0%
11.0%
22.2%
8.1%
0.00
1.35
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.056
WES
68
.214
.309
10.3%
1.9%
2.9%
8.4%
3.50
4.49
0.0%
0.4%
.017
.071
MULT
WES
20
.259
.283
15.0%
1.4%
0.0%
7.9%
5.59
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.060
RP
FHL
10
.000
.271
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.061
CAG
WES
20
.136
.319
5.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.079
MULT
25
.240
.326
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.9%
.125
.095
CAG
NNL
27
.246
.307
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.074
COG
NNL
7
.244
.317
14.3%
7.2%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.094
12
15
519
.223
.312
5.0%
8.0%
5.7%
2.8%
1.67
4.39
0.0%
0.5%
.026
.074
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
12
Negro Leagues
430
.221
.308
4.9%
7.6%
2.3%
1.8%
5.00
4.74
0.0%
0.6%
.031
.078
4
vs Latin Leagues
85
.220
.334
5.9%
10.1%
22.2%
8.1%
0.00
1.35
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.052
1
vs High Minors
4
.461
.293
0.0%
5.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.084
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Chicago Leland Giants
50
.250
.298
2.0%
6.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.064
.081
1
Philadelphia Giants I
4
.241
.327
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.088
9
Chicago American Giants
252
.224
.302
5.2%
7.7%
2.9%
1.7%
3.50
4.96
0.0%
0.6%
.018
.078
1
46
.178
.334
8.7%
10.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.058
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
9
.146
.317
0.0%
5.0%
0.0%
1.1%
.111
.090
1
New York Lincoln Giants
13
.206
.329
7.7%
9.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.040
2
Schenectady Mohawk Giants
68
.255
.327
4.4%
7.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.032
.068
1
Louisville White Sox I
2
.390
.339
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
1
San Francisco Park
18
.217
.358
0.0%
11.0%
22.2%
8.1%
0.00
1.35
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.056
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
12
.427
.326
8.3%
8.9%
0.0%
1.8%
4.84
0.0%
0.4%
.091
.075
1
Jewell's ABCs of Indianapolis
7
.211
.282
28.6%
7.9%
0.0%
1.4%
5.57
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.060
2
Chicago Giants
7
.244
.317
14.3%
7.2%
0.0%
0.00
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.094
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
10
.000
.271
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.061
1
Bacharach Giants
5
.281
.318
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.2%
.200
.066
1
Detroit Stars I
16
.120
.332
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.104

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