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Cleveland Buckeyes


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Record:
328 - 248 - 15 (.569)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
2 League Championships

Top Hitter


Sam
Jethroe

Top Pitcher


Eugene
Bremer

Leaders

Homeruns

# Player Years HR
1
1942-1948
8
2
1946-1948
4
3
1942-1948
2
4
1942-1943
2
5
1946-1948
2
6
1942-1947
2
7
1945-1947
2
8
1948-1948
2
9
1942-1945
1
10
1945-1945
1

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1942-1948
27
2
1942-1946
14
3
1946-1948
10
4
1942-1947
7
5
1944-1948
6
6
1943-1943
5
7
1946-1947
3
8
1945-1945
2
9
1943-1947
2
10
1944-1948
2


Fielding

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Hall of Famers:






# Years Pos Lg Lg
1
1942-1948
1B
163
78
945.2
1150
59
22
51
.982
.981
11.51
10.73
9.2
9.7
9.2
2
1942-1948
CF
108
60
633.2
164
7
5
0
.972
.952
2.43
2.18
12.7
20.0
12.4
3
1942-1945
3B
82
19
350.1
42
73
5
2
.958
.938
2.95
2.99
0.1
0.4
0.1
4
1943-1948
RF
74
65
544.1
84
5
6
1
.937
.946
1.47
1.61
-3.4
-6.3
-2.1
5
1942-1947
2B
67
53
454.0
120
167
13
26
.957
.936
5.69
5.44
7.3
16.1
7.3
6
1942-1946
SS
50
1
283.1
72
106
9
6
.952
.919
5.65
4.96
4.2
14.7
4.2
7
1944-1946
LF
46
32
275.0
65
1
1
0
.985
.956
2.16
1.65
6.9
25.1
7.5
8
1942-1948
P
44
17
247.0
8
59
1
4
.985
.757
2.44
2.30
9
1945-1947
C
43
41
341.0
186
39
7
4
.970
.970
5.94
6.61
1.5
4.3
0.0
10
1946-1948
3B
39
38
309.1
35
57
8
3
.920
.899
2.68
2.95
-6.3
-20.4
-6.3
11
1942-1946
2B
36
4
37.0
10
14
0
4
1.000
.929
5.84
5.35
0.6
16.5
0.6
12
1942-1943
C
31
127.2
51
13
4
0
.941
.969
4.51
6.36
-1.4
-11.3
0.0
13
1942-1946
P
31
2
149.0
4
22
1
0
.963
.607
1.57
1.86
14
1942-1943
LF
29
119.0
11
2
0
0
1.000
.936
0.98
1.53
-3.8
-32.0
-4.4
15
1946-1948
C
29
25
214.1
127
19
7
0
.954
.965
6.13
6.89
-0.2
-0.9
0.0
16
1943-1943
2B
28
226.2
50
94
6
5
.960
.941
5.72
5.27
6.2
27.2
6.2
17
1942-1942
SS
28
18
1946-1948
SS
23
23
194.0
54
58
19
11
.855
.898
5.20
5.32
-4.8
-24.7
-4.8
19
1945-1945
SS
22
22
191.0
48
77
4
8
.969
.939
5.89
5.33
6.7
35.2
6.7
20
1943-1943
RF
22
165.2
26
4
2
0
.938
.944
1.63
1.65
0.7
4.3
-0.5
21
1942-1947
P
21
3
72.1
1
14
4
1
.789
.942
1.87
2.78
22
1942-1943
RF
20
23.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.944
1.17
1.65
-0.6
-27.1
-0.4
23
1946-1948
P
19
18
126.0
9
43
0
2
1.000
.935
3.71
2.46
24
1944-1948
P
17
7
97.0
2
18
0
0
1.000
.504
1.86
1.55
25
1942-1945
3B
17
2
115.2
13
16
3
1
.906
.932
2.26
2.92
-5.1
-43.7
-5.1
26
1942-1942
C
16
27
1942-1946
2B
16
5
103.1
25
35
7
4
.896
.931
5.23
5.27
-2.1
-19.9
-2.1
28
1942-1944
C
14
36.1
15
4
0
0
1.000
.969
4.71
6.36
0.7
18.5
0.0
29
1947-1947
LF
13
13
96.0
17
0
1
0
.944
.943
1.59
1.73
0.7
7.3
1.1
30
1948-1948
SS
13
13
105.1
26
33
5
5
.922
.916
5.04
5.18
-2.0
-18.8
-2.0
31
1948-1948
LF
12
12
98.1
12
0
1
0
.923
.934
1.10
1.48
-1.0
-10.5
-0.5
32
1943-1943
LF
11
80.2
7
0
0
0
1.000
.936
0.78
1.53
-3.7
-46.1
-3.3
33
1948-1948
2B
11
9
82.1
17
42
6
3
.908
.939
6.45
5.71
8.6
104.2
8.6
34
1946-1948
CF
11
10
75.2
18
0
3
0
.857
.939
2.14
2.20
-0.1
-1.7
0.5
35
1943-1943
P
11
89.0
3
35
0
0
1.000
.939
3.84
2.89
36
1944-1944
RF
11
37
1943-1948
CF
11
2
65.0
14
0
1
0
.933
.949
1.94
2.28
-1.0
-15.9
-0.7
38
1942-1942
CF
10
39
1942-1943
CF
10
59.0
18
0
1
0
.947
.954
2.75
2.30
1.9
32.4
2.2
40
1943-1943
C
10
70.0
58
7
2
0
.970
.969
8.36
6.36
-0.7
-9.7
0.0
41
1942-1945
CF
10
5
45.0
7
1
1
0
.889
.958
1.60
2.00
-1.4
-31.4
-1.8
42
1942-1945
LF
10
0
4.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.947
2.25
1.70
0.1
36.1
0.2
43
1944-1947
C
10
4
32.0
14
3
0
0
1.000
.975
4.78
6.60
1.4
43.1
0.0
44
1944-1948
P
10
4
30.1
1
9
0
0
1.000
.776
2.97
2.12
45
1942-1943
SS
9
20.0
0
4
2
0
.667
.919
1.80
4.97
-1.8
-91.5
-1.8
46
1947-1947
3B
9
6
65.0
6
14
4
1
.833
.901
2.77
2.92
1.0
16.0
1.0
47
1946-1948
P
9
9
53.2
3
13
2
0
.889
.944
2.68
2.62
48
1943-1947
LF
9
3
33.0
2
0
1
0
.667
.915
0.55
1.61
-2.4
-72.4
-2.3
49
1944-1948
P
9
2
39.0
2
14
0
0
1.000
.867
3.69
2.48
50
1942-1943
RF
9
6.1
0
0
0
0
.944
0.00
1.65
-0.7
-106.7
-0.6
51
1947-1948
3B
8
7
60.0
6
10
1
0
.941
.922
2.40
2.92
-1.2
-19.2
-1.2
52
1947-1947
LF
8
3
39.0
9
0
0
0
1.000
.914
2.08
1.68
1.5
39.0
1.7
53
1943-1947
P
8
2
30.1
2
4
1
0
.857
.944
1.78
2.77
54
1942-1943
3B
8
7.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.933
1.29
2.87
-0.3
-41.6
-0.3
55
1942-1944
C
7
56
1946-1946
SS
7
7
61.0
16
22
6
2
.864
.904
5.61
4.64
0.3
4.5
0.3
57
1944-1945
C
7
3
32.0
10
4
3
0
.824
.976
3.94
6.58
1.8
56.5
0.0
58
1943-1943
CF
7
46.0
9
1
0
0
1.000
.954
1.96
2.30
-0.9
-20.6
-1.3
59
1945-1945
RF
6
6
48.0
12
1
0
0
1.000
.961
2.44
1.54
2.9
60.2
2.6
60
1943-1943
LF
6
43.0
9
2
1
0
.917
.936
2.30
1.53
2.5
58.0
1.5
61
1942-1942
P
6
62
1943-1943
C
6
50.0
32
4
0
0
1.000
.969
6.48
6.36
0.3
5.9
0.0
63
1946-1947
LF
6
3
31.0
8
0
1
0
.889
.952
2.32
1.62
1.3
40.4
1.4
64
1947-1948
P
6
3
27.1
0
9
0
0
1.000
.935
2.96
2.44
65
1946-1947
PH
6
0
0.0
0
0
0
0
66
1946-1946
P
5
1
17.2
0
4
0
1
1.000
.945
2.04
2.72
67
1948-1948
C
5
5
43.0
23
3
1
0
.963
.964
5.44
6.93
-0.4
-10.1
0.0
68
1945-1945
C
5
3
22.0
10
1
2
0
.846
.976
4.50
6.58
-1.2
-53.3
0.0
69
1942-1943
C
5
16.0
8
1
0
0
1.000
.969
5.06
6.36
-1.7
-106.4
0.0
70
1948-1948
SS
5
4
34.0
12
15
0
0
1.000
.916
7.15
5.18
2.0
59.3
2.0
71
1943-1943
RF
5
38.0
5
0
1
0
.833
.944
1.18
1.65
-1.0
-26.4
-0.7
72
1947-1948
P
5
5
31.2
2
8
1
1
.909
.964
2.84
3.09
73
1947-1948
2B
5
4
31.0
10
11
1
3
.955
.939
6.10
5.66
0.4
12.0
0.4
74
1946-1947
P
5
4
39.1
2
6
0
0
1.000
.958
1.83
2.90
75
1942-1942
P
4
76
1946-1948
PH
4
77
1942-1942
RF
4
78
1948-1948
2B
4
4
27.0
11
8
1
1
.950
.939
6.33
5.71
-0.7
-26.2
-0.7
79
1943-1943
LF
4
27.0
6
0
0
0
1.000
.936
2.00
1.53
1.0
36.6
1.1
80
1944-1944
2B
4
81
1946-1946
SS
4
4
32.0
5
9
3
3
.824
.904
3.94
4.64
-1.4
-44.0
-1.4
82
1943-1943
RF
3
11.0
1
0
1
0
.500
.944
0.82
1.65
-0.6
-51.2
-0.5
83
1942-1944
P
3
2.0
.000
0.00
0.00
84
1947-1948
LF
3
2
18.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.934
2.00
1.48
0.9
50.6
1.0
85
1945-1945
SS
3
3
25.0
8
7
2
1
.882
.925
5.40
5.33
-0.9
-36.6
-0.9
86
1942-1946
3B
3
2
17.0
2
7
1
1
.900
.907
4.76
3.10
2.0
120.0
2.0
87
1944-1948
PH
3
88
1945-1945
1B
3
3
25.0
33
2
0
1
1.000
.979
12.60
10.86
0.9
36.6
0.9
89
1947-1947
LF
3
3
21.0
5
1
0
1
1.000
.879
2.57
1.62
1.5
72.3
0.9
90
1943-1943
RF
3
25.0
5
0
0
0
1.000
.944
1.80
1.65
0.4
15.3
0.6
91
1942-1942
P
3
92
1946-1946
CF
3
2
22.0
6
0
1
0
.857
.939
2.45
2.18
0.1
2.8
0.3
93
1946-1946
RF
3
2
22.2
3
0
0
0
1.000
.948
1.19
1.45
-0.5
-21.4
-0.3
94
1942-1942
LF
3
95
1942-1942
P
3
96
1946-1946
SS
3
3
25.0
7
9
2
1
.889
.904
5.76
4.64
0.1
4.1
0.1
97
1945-1947
LF
3
1
4.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.916
2.25
1.66
0.2
39.0
0.2
98
1947-1948
RF
3
1
14.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.940
1.29
1.57
-0.1
-10.1
0.0
99
1948-1948
LF
3
3
19.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.934
1.89
1.48
0.8
43.5
0.9
100
1946-1947
P
3
1
12.2
1
4
0
0
1.000
.946
3.55
2.67
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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