Frank Wickware - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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)

Bats: R
Throws: R
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• Buried: Vale Cemetery (Schenectady, NY)


Compared to Contemporary Starting Pitchers (Top 100)

Compare With:



Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
SP
19
1908-1925
47.0
1.5
0.4
44.7
0.4
2
SP
25
1907-1932
46.6
4.5
0.3
42.0
-0.1
3
SP
21
1911-1931
39.1
-0.2
-0.4
39.8
-0.1
4
SP
19
1907-1926
37.7
13.1
-4.7
31.1
-1.8
5
SP
11
1915-1925
35.7
-1.2
-0.2
37.1
-0.0
6
SP
13
1910-1922
23.6
-0.7
-1.5
26.1
-0.3
7
SP
18
1900-1919
23.4
11.3
0.9
12.4
-1.1
8
SP
10
1912-1928
22.8
1.7
-0.4
21.6
0.0
9
SP
16
1902-1917
20.0
2.4
0.2
17.6
-0.2
10
SP
22
1896-1917
16.0
7.4
-0.5
9.9
-0.6
11
SP
6
1913-1921
15.2
1.1
-0.3
14.5
-0.1
12
SP
8
1914-1924
14.9
-0.5
-0.0
15.4
-0.0
13
SP
17
1903-1921
14.4
0.5
0.3
13.7
-0.2
14
SP
12
1910-1921
13.7
-1.2
0.1
14.8
-0.0
15
SP
14
1913-1928
12.2
-0.6
0.9
12.5
-0.6
16
SP
16
1910-1925
10.8
1.1
0.1
9.6
-0.1
17
SP
17
1909-1932
10.7
-2.8
-0.0
13.6
-0.0
18
SP
15
1908-1923
10.7
-1.1
-0.5
12.3
-0.0
19
SP
10
1914-1924
9.9
0.5
-0.1
9.5
-0.0
20
SP
11
1908-1923
9.5
-3.1
0.3
12.4
-0.1
21
SP
17
1906-1925
8.5
3.1
-0.6
6.0
-0.2
22
SP
8
1914-1928
7.7
-0.0
-0.2
7.9
-0.0
23
SP
16
1910-1928
6.7
-1.3
-0.4
8.4
-0.1
24
SP
11
1913-1924
5.4
-0.2
0.1
5.5
-0.0
25
SP
13
1912-1930
5.1
1.1
-4.2
8.6
-0.5
26
SP
11
1907-1920
4.8
-0.5
-0.0
5.4
-0.0
27
SP
3
1915-1917
4.3
0.0
-0.3
4.6
-0.0
28
SP
9
1911-1921
3.8
-0.8
-0.0
4.6
-0.0
29
SP
11
1909-1920
3.1
-0.6
-0.5
4.2
-0.0
30
SP
7
1912-1921
2.0
-1.4
0.3
3.3
-0.1
31
SP
10
1910-1921
1.6
1.7
-1.4
1.6
-0.4
32
SP
2
1915-1921
1.4
0.2
-0.1
1.3
-0.0
33
SP
8
1912-1920
1.3
0.6
-0.1
0.7
-0.0
34
SP
5
1913-1920
1.2
-0.1
-0.1
1.5
-0.0
35
SP
6
1911-1916
1.2
0.6
-0.1
0.8
-0.1
36
SP
7
1912-1919
1.0
0.2
0.3
0.7
-0.1
37
SP
3
1913-1916
1.0
-0.3
0.0
1.3
0.0
38
SP
4
1915-1920
1.0
0.1
-0.0
0.9
-0.0
39
SP
5
1915-1919
0.4
-0.2
-0.1
0.7
-0.0
40
SP
2
1912-1919
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
41
SP
3
1914-1916
0.3
-0.2
-0.0
0.5
-0.0
42
SP
3
1915-1916
0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.6
-0.0
43
SP
6
1912-1922
0.1
-0.7
-0.1
1.2
-0.2
44
SP
4
1913-1917
0.1
-0.1
-0.2
0.4
-0.0
45
SP
2
1913-1917
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
46
SP
5
1910-1923
-0.1
-0.2
-1.0
1.3
-0.2
47
SP
3
1912-1917
-0.5
-0.0
-0.1
-0.3
-0.0
48
SP
4
1914-1917
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
49
SP
3
1914-1917
-0.7
0.2
0.0
-0.9
0.0
50
SP
6
1910-1919
-1.2
0.0
-0.0
-1.2
-0.0
51
SP
5
1908-1916
-1.3
-0.1
-0.0
-1.3
-0.0
52
SP
3
1915-1919
-1.5
-0.4
0.0
-1.2
-0.0
53
SP
5
1914-1920
-1.8
-0.4
-0.1
-1.3
-0.0
54
SP
8
1910-1921
-3.7
-0.7
-0.5
-2.5
-0.1

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James