Home Run Baker - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Home Run Baker



John Franklin Baker


Born: March 13, 1886 in Trappe, MD
Died: June 28, 1963 in Trappe, MD
          (77 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 173
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Notes:


• Buried: Spring Hill Cemetery (Easton, MD)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
PHA
CvM
26
3B
10
44
39
4
15
2
4
0
11
2
2
1
0
2
.385
.409
.641
1.050
201
JAS
NvM
34
3B
2
7
6
2
2
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.333
.429
.500
.929
231
2
2
3B
12
51
45
6
17
3
4
0
12
2
3
1
0
2
.378
.412
.622
1.034
205
162 Game Average
689
608
81
230
41
54
0
162
27
41
14
0
32
.378
.412
.622
1.034
205
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Philadelphia Athletics II
3B
10
44
39
4
15
2
4
0
11
2
2
1
0
2
.385
.409
.641
1.050
201
1
Joe Judge's All Stars
3B
2
7
6
2
2
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.333
.429
.500
.929
231



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
PHA
CvM
44
.482
.344
4.5%
9.1%
0.0%
0.1%
.256
.070
JAS
NvM
7
.443
.271
14.3%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.167
.075
2
2
51
.476
.334
5.9%
8.8%
0.0%
0.1%
.244
.071
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Philadelphia Athletics II
44
.482
.344
4.5%
9.1%
0.0%
0.1%
.256
.070
1
Joe Judge's All Stars
7
.443
.271
14.3%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.167
.075

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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