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Monte Irvin



Montford Merrill Irvin



Born: February 25, 1919 in Haleburg, AL
Died: January 11, 2016 - 96 years old

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 195
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1973
• Signed by the New York Giants as a Free Agent in 1949
• Played in the Negro Leagues (lost ML playing time)
• Served in the Army during World War II
• High School: Orange (Orange, NJ)


Wins Above Replacement
Glossary
Team Lg Pos
NL
RF
30
93
0.1
0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
NL
1B
31
432
3.5
3.5
0.5
0.0
-0.5
NL
LF
32
657
6.9
6.9
0.6
0.0
-0.6
NL
LF
33
137
0.6
0.8
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
NL
LF
34
502
4.5
4.3
0.6
0.0
-0.4
NL
LF
35
512
2.9
2.2
1.2
0.0
-0.5
NL
LF
36
173
0.4
0.3
0.4
0.0
-0.2
NL
LF
37
387
2.4
2.0
0.8
0.0
-0.4
8
2
LF
2893
21.3
20.1
4.0
0.0
-2.8
162 Game Average
613
4.5
4.3
0.9
0.0
-0.6
 
7
LF
2506
18.9
18.1
3.2
0.0
-2.5
1
LF
387
2.4
2.0
0.8
0.0
-0.4
rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com







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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

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

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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

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