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George Scales



George Louis Scales
(Tubby)


Born: August 16, 1900 in Talladega, AL
Died: April 15, 1976 - 75 years old

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 195
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• Buried: Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery (Carson, CA)
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Wins Above Replacement


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
4
1938
1947
BEG/EAS
9.0
0.4
-0.3
9.0
-0.1
2
CF
3
1938
1947
BEG
4.2
4.2
0.2
0.0
-0.1
3
SS
1
1947
1947
BEG
3.7
1.7
1.6
0.0
0.4
4
SP
5
1932
1945
NBY
3.6
-0.8
0.0
4.4
0.0
5
SP
1
1947
1947
BEG
3.1
-0.1
0.0
3.2
0.0
6
LF
3
1932
1934
NBY
3.0
2.4
0.9
0.0
-0.3
7
LF
1
1947
1947
BEG
2.5
2.7
0.1
0.0
-0.3
8
SP
3
1932
1934
NBY
2.5
-0.1
0.1
2.5
0.0
9
SP
1
1934
1934
NBY
2.1
0.4
0.0
1.7
0.0
10
SP
2
1937
1938
BEG/SDS
2.1
0.2
0.0
1.9
0.0
11
SP
4
1932
1939
NBY/EAS
2.0
-0.5
-0.1
2.6
0.0
12
SP
1
1947
1947
BEG
1.9
-0.2
0.0
2.2
0.0
13
SP
1
1939
1939
NBY/EAS
1.9
0.1
0.0
1.8
0.0
14
CF
3
1932
1934
NBY
1.7
1.5
0.3
0.0
-0.1
15
1B
2
1939
1947
NBY/BEG
1.5
2.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
16
2B
2
1938
1939
BEG/EAS
1.4
1.2
0.2
0.0
0.1
17
2B
3
1933
1939
NBY
1.4
0.8
0.5
0.0
0.2
18
SP
2
1938
1943
BEG
1.4
-0.1
0.0
1.5
0.0
19
SP
1
1939
1939
NBY
1.3
-0.1
0.0
1.4
0.0
20
RF
2
1933
1934
NBY
1.2
1.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
21
3B
1
1947
1947
BEG
1.1
1.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
22
1B
1
1938
1938
BEG
1.0
1.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
23
3B
2
1932
1937
SDS/NBY
0.9
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.0
24
2B
1
1947
1947
BEG
0.8
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.3
25
3B
2
1939
1945
NBY
0.8
0.7
0.1
0.0
-0.1
26
RF
2
1934
1937
NBY/SDS
0.8
1.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
27
C
1
1938
1938
BEG
0.8
0.5
0.2
0.0
0.1
28
SS
3
1932
1934
NBY
0.7
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.4
29
SS
2
1939
1945
NBY/EAS
0.7
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.1
30
SP
2
1938
1943
BEG
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
31
1B
5
1932
1938
MULT
0.6
0.9
0.0
0.0
-0.3
32
SP
1
1943
1943
BEG
0.6
-0.1
-0.1
0.8
-0.1
33
RF
2
1938
1939
BEG/EAS
0.6
0.9
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
34
RP
1
1933
1933
NBY
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
35
RF
1
1947
1947
BEG
0.4
0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.2
36
LF
2
1937
1939
SDS/EAS
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
37
SP
1
1945
1945
NBY
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
38
SP
1
1932
1932
NBY
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
39
3B
1
1947
1947
BEG
0.3
-0.2
0.5
0.0
0.0
40
RF
1
1932
1932
NBY
0.3
0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.1
41
CF
1
1945
1945
NBY
0.3
0.8
-0.4
0.0
0.0
42
CF
1
1937
1937
SDS
0.3
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
43
3B
2
1937
1939
SDS/EAS
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
44
RP
1
1939
1939
EAS
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
45
RP
1
1938
1938
BEG
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
46
LF
2
1938
1943
BEG
0.3
0.1
0.4
0.0
-0.2
47
RP
1
1943
1943
BEG
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
48
RP
1
1937
1937
SDS
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
49
RF
1
1938
1938
BEG
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
50
SS
2
1939
1945
NBY
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
51
RF
1
1945
1945
NBY
0.2
0.2
-0.2
0.2
0.0
52
1B
1
1932
1932
NBY
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
53
-
1
1937
1937
SDS
0.1
-0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
54
C
3
1937
1945
SDS/NBY
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
55
RP
1
1938
1938
BEG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
56
CF
1
1939
1939
NBY
0.1
0.9
0.0
-0.7
0.0
57
3B
1
1945
1945
NBY
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
58
C
1
1939
1939
EAS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
59
-
1
1932
1932
NBY
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
60
SP
1
1938
1938
BEG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
61
RP
1
1937
1937
SDS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
62
-
1
1939
1939
EAS
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
63
RP
1
1945
1945
NBY
0.1
0.2
0.1
-0.2
0.0
64
C
1
1939
1939
NBY
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
65
RF
1
1939
1939
EAS
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
66
LF
1
1933
1933
NBY
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
67
LF
1
1938
1938
BEG
0.0
-0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
68
RF
1
1939
1939
NBY
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
69
2B
1
1945
1945
NBY
0.0
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
70
RP
1
1937
1937
SDS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
71
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
72
LF
1
1945
1945
NBY
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
73
-
1
1947
1947
BEG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
-
1
1932
1932
NBY
0.0
-0.3
0.3
0.0
0.1
75
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
76
-
1
1939
1939
NBY
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
77
1B
1
1939
1939
EAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
-
1
1932
1932
NBY
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
LF
1
1939
1939
NBY
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
80
RF
1
1932
1932
NBY
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
81
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
-
1
1938
1938
BEG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
83
LF
1
1939
1939
EAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
84
LF
1
1939
1939
EAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
85
3B
1
1938
1938
BEG
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
86
RP
1
1943
1943
BEG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
87
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
88
-
1
1945
1945
NBY
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
89
-
1
1934
1934
NBY
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
90
C
1
1939
1939
NBY
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
91
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
92
3B
1
1932
1932
NBY
-0.1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
93
SS
1
1938
1938
BEG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
94
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
SP
2
1943
1947
BEG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
96
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
97
SS
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
98
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
99
RP
1
1933
1933
NBY
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
100
2B
1
1945
1945
NBY
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
101
LF
1
1945
1945
NBY
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
102
SP
1
1947
1947
BEG
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
103
CF
1
1939
1939
NBY
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
104
C
1
1945
1945
NBY
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
105
RF
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.1
106
LF
2
1943
1945
BEG/NBY
-0.2
0.6
-0.7
0.0
-0.1
107
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.2
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
108
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
109
2B
1
1939
1939
NBY
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
110
-
1
1939
1939
EAS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
111
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
112
3B
1
1933
1933
NBY
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
113
RP
1
1945
1945
NBY
-0.2
0.1
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
114
SS
3
1938
1947
BEG
-0.2
-0.8
0.3
0.0
0.3
115
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
116
RP
3
1933
1939
NBY
-0.3
0.2
0.0
-0.4
0.0
117
-
1
1933
1933
NBY
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
118
-
1
1938
1938
BEG
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
-
1
1947
1947
BEG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
120
RP
1
1947
1947
BEG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
121
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
122
RP
1
1945
1945
NBY
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
123
-
1
1947
1947
BEG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
124
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.4
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.1
125
RF
1
1945
1945
NBY
-0.4
0.1
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
126
-
1
1945
1945
NBY
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
127
-
1
1939
1939
NBY
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
128
C
1
1932
1932
NBY
-0.4
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
129
-
1
1945
1945
NBY
-0.5
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.1
130
RP
2
1933
1934
NBY
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
131
LF
1
1939
1939
NBY
-0.5
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
132
-
1
1932
1932
NBY
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
133
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.6
-0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.0
134
LF
2
1943
1945
NBY/BEG
-0.6
0.2
0.0
-0.8
0.0
135
1B
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.6
0.3
-0.6
-0.2
-0.1
136
-
1
1947
1947
BEG
-0.6
-0.8
0.2
0.0
0.0
137
-
1
1947
1947
BEG
-0.7
-0.8
0.0
0.0
0.1
138
RP
1
1945
1945
NBY
-0.7
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
139
-
1
1943
1943
BEG
-0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.7
0.0
140
C
4
1933
1943
NBY/BEG
-0.7
-1.2
0.2
0.0
0.3
141
RP
2
1932
1933
NBY
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.8
0.0
142
C
3
1937
1947
MULT
-0.9
-0.6
-0.4
0.0
0.1
143
RP
2
1938
1947
BEG
-1.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.8
0.0
144
2B
1
1943
1943
BEG
-1.3
-0.3
-1.2
0.0
0.1

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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.

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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