Jim Zapp - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Jim Zapp



James Stephen Zapp


Born: April 18, 1924 in Nashville, TN
Died: September 30, 2016 in Harker Heights, TX
          (92 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'3"
Wt: 232
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Notes:


• High School: Immaculate Mother Academy (Nashville, TN)
• Buried: Nashville National Cemetery (Nashville, TN)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BEG
NN2
21
3B
2
6
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
BBB
MULT
24
LF
26
95
85
15
22
6
0
2
11
0
9
1
0
.259
.337
.400
.737
104
2
2
LF
28
101
91
15
22
6
0
2
11
0
9
1
0
.242
.317
.374
.690
89
162 Game Average
584
527
87
127
35
0
12
64
0
52
6
0
.242
.317
.374
.690
89
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
3B
2
6
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Birmingham Black Barons
LF
26
95
85
15
22
6
0
2
11
0
9
1
0
.259
.337
.400
.737
101



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BEG
NN2
6
.000
.340
0.0%
8.8%
0.0%
342.50
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.092
BBB
MULT
95
.346
.343
9.5%
8.9%
2.1%
0.9%
.141
.103
2
2
101
.325
.343
8.9%
8.9%
2.0%
0.9%
.132
.102
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
6
.000
.340
0.0%
8.8%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.092
1
Birmingham Black Barons
95
.346
.343
9.5%
8.9%
2.1%
0.9%
.141
.103

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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