Gene Baker - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Gene Baker



Eugene Walter Baker


Born: June 15, 1925 in Davenport, IA
Died: December 1, 1999 in Davenport, IA
          (74 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 170
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Notes:


• High School: Davenport HS (Davenport, IA)
• College: St. Ambrose University (Davenport, IA)
• Buried: Rock Island National Cemetery (Rock Island, IL)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
KCM
23
SS
53
227
204
43
49
9
7
4
29
7
18
1
4
.240
.305
.412
.717
90
1
1
SS
53
227
204
43
49
9
7
4
29
7
18
1
4
.240
.305
.412
.717
90
162 Game Average
694
624
131
150
28
21
12
89
22
55
3
12
.240
.305
.412
.717
90



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
KCM
227
.324
.352
7.9%
9.0%
1.8%
1.0%
.172
.113
1
1
227
.324
.352
7.9%
9.0%
1.8%
1.0%
.172
.113

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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, 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