Laymon Yokely - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBS
ECL
20
SP
23
45
42
2
6
3
0
0
4
0
0
1
4
0
2
.143
.163
.214
.377
5
BBS
ECL
21
SP
35
59
52
1
4
0
0
0
2
0
3
0
1
3
.077
.143
.077
.220
-41
BBS
ECL
22
SP
22
74
68
5
12
2
0
0
4
0
0
2
5
1
3
.176
.211
.206
.417
4
BBS
ANL
23
SP
30
87
78
5
15
1
0
1
7
1
0
2
1
0
7
.192
.213
.244
.456
11
BBS
EAS
24
SP
11
27
23
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
2
.087
.160
.087
.247
-39
BBS
IND
25
SP
14
25
24
0
5
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
.208
.208
.208
.417
23
BBS
EWL
26
SP
8
11
11
2
2
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.455
.636
71
SOX
NN2
27
SP
6
17
17
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.059
.059
.118
.176
-53
PBG
NN2
28
SP
5
15
14
1
2
0
0
0
2
1
1
0
0
.143
.200
.143
.343
-1
PS
NN2
29
SP
3
7
6
0
2
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
0
1
.333
.333
.667
1.000
144
PS
NN2
30
SP
16
33
30
1
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
0
0
2
.100
.129
.100
.229
-41
PS
NN2
31
SP
6
8
8
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.125
.125
.125
.250
-37
SEN
NN2
32
SP
5
8
7
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.286
.375
.286
.661
81
BEG
NN2
38
RP
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
14
5
SP
185
417
381
19
57
7
1
2
27
2
0
13
10
2
21
.150
.182
.189
.371
-4
162 Game Average
365
334
17
50
6
1
2
24
2
0
11
85
2
18
.150
.182
.189
.371
-4
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
149
345
315
16
47
7
0
2
21
1
0
10
10
2
18
.149
.180
.190
.371
-4
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
RP
5
15
14
1
2
0
0
0
2
1
1
0
0
.143
.200
.143
.343
-1
3
Philadelphia Stars
SP
25
48
44
2
6
0
1
0
4
0
0
1
0
0
3
.136
.156
.182
.337
-13
1
Washington Black Senators
-
5
8
7
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.286
.375
.286
.661
81
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBS
ECL
45
.169
.333
2.2%
9.4%
8.9%
2.8%
0.25
3.38
0.0%
1.1%
.071
.109
BBS
ECL
59
.116
.344
5.1%
9.0%
0.0%
0.3%
28.37
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.119
BBS
ECL
74
.193
.360
2.7%
8.1%
6.8%
0.6%
0.40
14.16
0.0%
1.5%
.029
.128
BBS
ANL
87
.196
.371
2.3%
9.5%
1.1%
0.3%
2.00
37.54
1.1%
1.4%
.051
.132
BBS
EAS
27
.126
.366
7.4%
8.5%
0.0%
0.7%
12.20
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.145
BBS
IND
25
.187
.310
0.0%
7.3%
0.0%
1.2%
6.29
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.107
BBS
EWL
11
.278
.345
0.0%
8.6%
0.1%
77.50
9.1%
0.8%
.273
.094
SOX
NN2
17
.076
.326
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.059
.119
PBG
NN2
15
.178
.326
6.7%
7.7%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.092
PS
NN2
7
.357
.358
0.0%
8.8%
0.0%
0.9%
10.12
0.0%
1.5%
.333
.138
PS
NN2
33
.109
.355
3.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.3%
33.00
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.128
PS
NN2
8
.116
.355
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
0.1%
66.00
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.136
SEN
NN2
8
.330
.334
12.5%
9.1%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.124
BEG
NN2
1
.000
.351
0.0%
8.8%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
14
5
417
.169
.351
3.1%
8.7%
2.7%
0.7%
1.10
24.38
0.5%
1.4%
.039
.123
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
8
Baltimore Black Sox
345
.169
.351
2.9%
8.7%
3.2%
0.8%
1.00
22.80
0.6%
1.3%
.041
.123
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
15
.178
.326
6.7%
7.7%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.092
3
Philadelphia Stars
48
.146
.356
2.1%
8.8%
0.0%
0.3%
35.16
0.0%
1.6%
.045
.131
1
Washington Black Senators
8
.330
.334
12.5%
9.1%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.124
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
1
.000
.351
0.0%
8.8%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107

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