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Laymon Yokely



Laymon Samuel Yokely
(Corner Pocket)

Born: May 30, 1906 in Smithfield, NC
Died: November 26, 1975 in Baltimore, MD
          (69 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 210
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Notes:


• College: Livingstone College (Salisbury, NC)
• Buried: Evergreen Cemetery (Winston-Salem, NC)


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
BBS
ECL
20
SP
5
10
.333
23
16
7
0
0
126.0
91
60
130
7
57
61
2
10
598
4.29
100
BBS
ECL
21
SP
10
9
.526
35
18
8
2
3
164.2
91
67
146
9
68
69
1
8
699
3.66
116
BBS
ECL
22
SP
12
6
.667
22
20
17
2
0
175.1
66
54
140
4
68
103
0
7
737
2.77
153
BBS
ANL
23
SP
16
8
.667
29
24
17
1
1
204.0
103
81
194
6
85
89
2
7
882
3.57
148
BBS
EAS
24
SP
2
4
.333
11
9
3
0
0
67.1
47
36
74
4
23
34
1
6
295
4.81
116
BBS
IND
25
SP
2
7
.222
12
9
4
0
1
60.0
45
37
79
6
18
33
0
3
281
5.55
71
BBS
EWL
26
SP
1
2
.333
8
5
1
0
0
29.2
28
22
40
1
18
10
0
1
143
6.67
60
SOX
NN2
27
SP
0
5
.000
6
4
3
0
0
41.2
46
40
54
4
21
21
0
1
199
8.64
49
PBG
NN2
28
SP
0
4
.000
5
4
2
0
0
33.0
27
24
40
2
14
15
0
0
151
6.55
69
PS
NN2
29
SP
2
0
1.000
3
2
2
1
0
18.0
3
2
13
0
6
9
0
0
71
1.00
514
PS
NN2
30
SP
4
4
.500
12
7
3
0
0
58.1
34
24
58
5
25
29
0
2
260
3.70
130
PS
NN2
31
SP
0
3
.000
6
3
2
0
0
22.2
24
20
29
5
16
13
0
2
114
7.94
60
SEN
NN2
32
SP
0
4
.000
5
4
0
0
0
17.0
26
22
30
1
9
8
0
2
93
11.65
43
BEG
NN2
38
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
3.0
9
9
8
1
1
0
0
27.00
15
14
5
SP
54
66
.450
178
125
69
6
5
1020.2
640
498
1035
54
429
495
6
49
4523
4.39
103
162 Game Average
12
15
.450
40
28
15
1
1
229.0
144
112
232
12
96
111
1
11
1018
4.39
103
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
48
51
.485
146
105
60
5
5
868.2
517
397
857
41
358
420
6
43
3834
4.11
109
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
RP
0
4
.000
5
4
2
0
0
33.0
27
24
40
2
14
15
0
0
151
6.55
69
3
Philadelphia Stars
SP
6
7
.462
21
12
7
1
0
99.0
61
46
100
10
47
51
0
4
445
4.18
115
1
Washington Black Senators
-
0
4
.000
5
4
0
0
0
17.0
26
22
30
1
9
8
0
2
93
11.65
43
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
3.0
9
9
8
1
1
0
0
27.00
15



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BBS
ECL
20
SP
126.0
1.48
1.42
10.2%
10.3%
9.5%
9.7%
1.07
1.06
1.2%
1.2%
BBS
ECL
21
SP
164.2
1.30
1.44
9.9%
9.4%
9.7%
9.1%
1.01
1.04
1.3%
1.3%
BBS
ECL
22
SP
175.1
1.19
1.36
14.0%
10.9%
9.2%
8.5%
1.51
1.27
0.5%
1.9%
BBS
ANL
23
SP
204.0
1.37
1.61
10.1%
9.5%
9.6%
9.6%
1.05
0.98
0.7%
1.4%
BBS
EAS
24
SP
67.1
1.44
1.59
11.5%
9.3%
7.8%
8.7%
1.48
1.07
1.4%
1.8%
BBS
IND
25
SP
60.0
1.62
1.31
11.7%
10.6%
6.4%
7.4%
1.83
1.44
2.1%
1.0%
BBS
EWL
26
SP
29.2
1.96
1.38
7.0%
11.5%
12.6%
8.1%
0.56
1.43
0.7%
0.9%
SOX
NN2
27
SP
41.2
1.80
1.35
10.6%
12.6%
10.6%
6.5%
1.00
1.94
2.0%
1.1%
PBG
NN2
28
SP
33.0
1.64
1.45
9.9%
12.6%
9.3%
7.9%
1.07
1.60
1.3%
0.9%
PS
NN2
29
SP
18.0
1.06
1.54
12.7%
11.0%
8.5%
8.6%
1.50
1.28
0.0%
1.4%
PS
NN2
30
SP
58.1
1.42
1.52
11.2%
11.4%
9.6%
8.9%
1.16
1.28
1.9%
1.5%
PS
NN2
31
SP
22.2
1.99
1.43
11.4%
11.9%
14.0%
8.1%
0.81
1.48
4.4%
1.3%
SEN
NN2
32
SP
17.0
2.29
1.48
8.6%
11.1%
9.7%
9.0%
0.89
1.23
1.1%
1.4%
BEG
NN2
38
RP
3.0
3.00
1.40
5.6%
10.0%
5.6%
7.2%
1.00
1.38
14
5
SP
1020.2
1.43
1.46
10.9%
10.4%
9.4%
8.8%
1.15
1.19
1.2%
1.4%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
8
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
868.2
1.40
1.46
11.0%
10.2%
9.3%
8.9%
1.17
1.16
1.1%
1.4%
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
RP
33.0
1.64
1.45
9.9%
12.6%
9.3%
7.9%
1.07
1.60
1.3%
0.9%
3
Philadelphia Stars
SP
99.0
1.48
1.50
11.5%
11.5%
10.6%
8.6%
1.09
1.33
2.2%
1.5%
1
Washington Black Senators
-
17.0
2.29
1.48
8.6%
11.1%
9.7%
9.0%
0.89
1.23
1.1%
1.4%
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
3.0
3.00
1.40
5.6%
10.0%
5.6%
7.2%
1.00
1.38



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBS
ECL
20
SP
23
598
510
91
130
27
3
7
21
57
61
10
21
9
.255
.341
.361
.702
BBS
ECL
21
SP
35
699
603
91
146
21
5
9
33
0
68
69
8
20
17
.242
.327
.338
.665
BBS
ECL
22
SP
22
737
642
66
140
19
2
4
23
68
103
7
20
18
.218
.300
.273
.572
BBS
ANL
23
SP
29
882
763
103
194
28
12
6
18
85
89
7
27
23
.254
.335
.346
.681
BBS
EAS
24
SP
11
295
256
47
74
7
4
4
1
23
34
6
10
12
.289
.361
.395
.756
BBS
IND
25
SP
12
281
250
45
79
11
4
6
3
18
33
3
10
5
.316
.369
.464
.833
BBS
EWL
26
SP
8
143
121
28
40
7
0
1
4
18
10
1
3
2
.331
.421
.413
.835
SOX
NN2
27
SP
6
199
167
46
54
8
3
4
8
21
21
1
10
4
.323
.402
.479
.881
PBG
NN2
28
SP
5
151
133
27
40
7
1
2
4
14
15
0
4
2
.301
.367
.414
.781
PS
NN2
29
SP
3
71
63
3
13
1
0
0
0
6
9
0
2
1
.206
.275
.222
.498
PS
NN2
30
SP
12
260
224
34
58
7
1
5
1
25
29
2
9
6
.259
.339
.366
.705
PS
NN2
31
SP
6
114
95
24
29
3
2
5
2
16
13
2
1
2
.305
.416
.537
.953
SEN
NN2
32
SP
5
93
79
26
30
5
4
1
2
9
8
2
3
2
.380
.456
.582
1.038
BEG
NN2
38
RP
1
9
8
1
1
0
14
5
SP
178
4523
3906
640
1035
151
41
54
120
0
429
495
49
140
103
.263
.343
.364
.707
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
146
3834
3312
517
857
128
33
41
111
0
358
420
43
121
90
.259
.339
.354
.693
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
RP
5
151
133
27
40
7
1
2
4
14
15
0
4
2
.301
.367
.414
.781
3
Philadelphia Stars
SP
21
445
382
61
100
11
3
10
3
47
51
4
12
9
.262
.349
.385
.734
1
Washington Black Senators
-
5
93
79
26
30
5
4
1
2
9
8
2
3
2
.380
.456
.582
1.038
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
1
9
8
1
1
0
.000
.000
.000
.000

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