Rufus Baker - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Rufus Baker



Rufus Baker
(Reach; Scoop)

Born: September 20, 1918 in Bridgeport, CT
Died: June 22, 1992 in Bridgeport, CT
          (73 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
Ht: 5'7"
Wt: 152
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Oak Lawn Cemetery (Fairfield, CT)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NBY
NN2
24
SS
31
119
102
15
21
1
2
0
4
4
16
1
0
0
.206
.319
.255
.574
55
NBY
NN2
25
SS
14
53
46
5
11
0
1
0
1
3
6
1
.239
.327
.283
.610
66
NBY
NN2
26
LF
25
94
83
17
17
5
0
0
7
0
9
0
0
2
.205
.283
.265
.548
54
NBY
NN2
27
LF
31
95
84
7
14
0
0
0
3
2
8
0
0
3
.167
.239
.167
.406
16
NBY
NN2
28
CF
29
97
86
7
16
1
2
0
7
0
8
0
3
.186
.255
.244
.500
43
NBY
NN2
29
C
18
55
51
3
10
2
0
0
5
0
2
0
2
.196
.226
.235
.462
38
6
1
SS
148
513
452
54
89
9
5
0
27
9
49
0
1
11
0
.197
.277
.239
.516
45
162 Game Average
562
495
59
97
10
5
0
30
13
54
0
1
12
0
.197
.277
.239
.516
45



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NBY
NN2
119
.296
.355
13.4%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.049
.104
NBY
NN2
53
.295
.342
11.3%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.043
.103
NBY
NN2
94
.266
.336
9.6%
8.8%
0.0%
0.9%
.060
.100
NBY
NN2
95
.206
.335
8.4%
9.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.094
NBY
NN2
97
.239
.330
8.2%
8.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.058
.099
NBY
NN2
55
.216
.317
3.6%
8.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.039
.092
6
1
513
.254
.338
9.6%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.042
.099

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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