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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
ANL
23
SP
17
8
.680
30
25
18
1
1
213.0
109
85
202
6
89
97
2
7
924
3.59
137
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
163
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
115
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
97
PS
NN2
30
SP
5
4
.556
15
10
4
0
0
76.0
44
33
76
6
30
37
0
2
335
3.91
126
BBS
IND
25
SP
2
8
.200
14
10
5
0
1
68.2
54
42
88
7
20
34
0
3
323
5.50
71
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
106
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
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
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
65
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
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
504
BEG
NN2
38
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
3.0
9
9
8
1
1
0
0
27.00
16
14
5
SP
56
67
.455
184
130
72
6
5
1056.0
665
516
1070
56
440
512
6
49
4682
4.40
102
162 Game Average
12
15
.455
40
28
16
1
1
228.2
144
112
232
12
95
111
1
11
1017
4.40
102
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
49
52
.485
149
107
62
5
5
886.1
532
406
874
42
364
429
6
43
3918
4.12
107
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
7
7
.500
24
15
8
1
0
116.2
71
55
118
11
52
59
0
4
520
4.24
118
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
16



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BBS
ECL
20
SP
126.0
1.48
1.39
10.2%
10.4%
9.5%
9.6%
1.07
1.08
1.2%
1.2%
BBS
ECL
21
SP
164.2
1.30
1.43
9.9%
9.4%
9.7%
9.0%
1.01
1.04
1.3%
1.3%
BBS
ECL
22
SP
175.1
1.19
1.42
14.0%
10.7%
9.2%
8.8%
1.51
1.22
0.5%
1.8%
BBS
ANL
23
SP
213.0
1.37
1.54
10.5%
9.7%
9.6%
9.4%
1.09
1.03
0.6%
1.4%
BBS
EAS
24
SP
67.1
1.44
1.49
11.5%
10.8%
7.8%
8.0%
1.48
1.35
1.4%
1.6%
BBS
IND
25
SP
68.2
1.57
1.30
10.5%
11.3%
6.2%
7.5%
1.70
1.51
2.2%
0.9%
BBS
EWL
26
SP
29.2
1.96
1.38
7.0%
11.6%
12.6%
8.1%
0.56
1.43
0.7%
0.9%
SOX
NN2
27
SP
41.2
1.80
1.35
10.6%
12.4%
10.6%
6.6%
1.00
1.88
2.0%
1.0%
PBG
NN2
28
SP
33.0
1.64
1.46
9.9%
12.6%
9.3%
7.9%
1.07
1.59
1.3%
0.9%
PS
NN2
29
SP
18.0
1.06
1.52
12.7%
11.2%
8.5%
8.5%
1.50
1.31
0.0%
1.4%
PS
NN2
30
SP
76.0
1.39
1.52
11.0%
11.5%
9.0%
8.9%
1.23
1.30
1.8%
1.5%
PS
NN2
31
SP
22.2
1.99
1.50
11.4%
11.5%
14.0%
8.2%
0.81
1.40
4.4%
1.5%
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
1.43
5.6%
10.0%
5.6%
7.4%
1.00
1.35
14
5
SP
1056.0
1.43
1.45
10.9%
10.6%
9.4%
8.7%
1.16
1.22
1.2%
1.4%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
8
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
886.1
1.40
1.44
10.9%
10.4%
9.3%
8.8%
1.18
1.19
1.1%
1.4%
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
RP
33.0
1.64
1.46
9.9%
12.6%
9.3%
7.9%
1.07
1.59
1.3%
0.9%
3
Philadelphia Stars
SP
116.2
1.46
1.52
11.3%
11.5%
10.0%
8.7%
1.13
1.32
2.1%
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
1.43
5.6%
10.0%
5.6%
7.4%
1.00
1.35



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
30
924
801
109
202
28
12
6
18
89
97
7
27
24
.252
.332
.340
.672
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
14
323
287
54
88
12
5
7
3
20
34
3
13
6
.307
.358
.456
.815
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
15
335
291
44
76
11
1
6
1
30
37
2
12
8
.261
.334
.368
.702
PS
NN2
31
SP
6
114
95
24
29
3
3
5
2
16
13
2
1
2
.305
.416
.558
.974
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
184
4682
4048
665
1070
156
43
56
120
0
440
512
49
146
107
.262
.342
.364
.705
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
149
3918
3387
532
874
129
34
42
111
0
364
429
43
124
92
.258
.338
.353
.691
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
24
520
449
71
118
15
4
11
3
52
59
4
15
11
.263
.345
.388
.732
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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