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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
101
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
120
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
181
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
117
BBS
EAS
25
SP
2
7
.222
12
9
4
0
1
60.0
45
37
79
6
18
33
0
3
281
5.55
70
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
64
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
50
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
63
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
511
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
129
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
41
BEG
NN2
38
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
3.0
9
9
8
1
1
0
0
27.00
15
13
5
SP
38
58
.396
149
101
52
5
4
816.2
537
417
841
48
344
406
4
42
3641
4.60
98
162 Game Average
10
16
.396
41
27
14
1
1
222.0
146
113
229
13
94
110
1
11
994
4.60
98
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
32
43
.427
117
81
43
4
4
664.2
414
316
663
35
273
331
4
36
2952
4.28
105
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
-
0
4
.000
5
4
2
0
0
33.0
27
24
40
2
14
15
0
0
151
6.55
63
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
41
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
1.43
10.2%
10.3%
9.5%
9.8%
1.07
1.06
1.2%
1.2%
BBS
ECL
21
SP
164.2
1.30
1.47
9.9%
9.3%
9.7%
9.2%
1.01
1.02
1.3%
1.3%
BBS
ECL
22
SP
175.1
1.19
1.51
14.0%
10.5%
9.2%
9.1%
1.51
1.15
0.5%
1.8%
BBS
EAS
24
SP
67.1
1.44
1.60
11.5%
9.3%
7.8%
8.7%
1.48
1.06
1.4%
1.8%
BBS
EAS
25
SP
60.0
1.62
1.31
11.7%
10.7%
6.4%
7.6%
1.83
1.41
2.1%
1.0%
BBS
EWL
26
SP
29.2
1.96
1.43
7.0%
11.4%
12.6%
8.3%
0.56
1.38
0.7%
0.9%
SOX
NN2
27
SP
41.2
1.80
1.35
10.6%
12.6%
10.6%
6.5%
1.00
1.93
2.0%
1.0%
PBG
NN2
28
SP
33.0
1.64
1.37
9.9%
12.8%
9.3%
7.6%
1.07
1.69
1.3%
0.9%
PS
NN2
29
SP
18.0
1.06
1.54
12.7%
11.0%
8.5%
8.6%
1.50
1.29
0.0%
1.5%
PS
NN2
30
SP
58.1
1.42
1.51
11.2%
11.4%
9.6%
8.9%
1.16
1.29
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
1.44
8.6%
11.2%
9.7%
8.9%
0.89
1.27
1.1%
1.4%
BEG
NN2
38
RP
3.0
3.00
1.40
5.6%
10.0%
5.6%
7.3%
1.00
1.38
13
5
SP
816.2
1.45
1.46
11.1%
10.6%
9.4%
8.8%
1.18
1.22
1.3%
1.4%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
7
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
664.2
1.41
1.46
11.2%
10.3%
9.2%
8.9%
1.21
1.17
1.2%
1.4%
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
-
33.0
1.64
1.37
9.9%
12.8%
9.3%
7.6%
1.07
1.69
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
1.44
8.6%
11.2%
9.7%
8.9%
0.89
1.27
1.1%
1.4%
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
3.0
3.00
1.40
5.6%
10.0%
5.6%
7.3%
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
EAS
24
SP
11
295
256
47
74
7
4
4
1
23
34
6
10
12
.289
.361
.395
.756
BBS
EAS
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
13
5
SP
149
3641
3143
537
841
123
29
48
102
0
344
406
42
113
80
.265
.345
.368
.714
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
117
2952
2549
414
663
100
21
35
93
0
273
331
36
94
67
.260
.340
.357
.697
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
-
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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