Jerry Benjamin - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Jerry Benjamin



Jerry Charles Benjamin


Born: November 9, 1909 in Montgomery, AL
Died: November 23, 1974 in Detroit, MI
          (65 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 165
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Notes:




Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MRS
NSL
22
2B
41
152
143
25
41
2
5
0
18
11
5
0
4
.287
.311
.371
.681
114
ID
NN2
23
CF
36
152
129
30
41
4
3
0
13
13
17
1
5
.318
.401
.395
.797
116
HG
NN2
25
CF
44
197
180
38
57
12
3
3
31
6
10
2
5
.317
.359
.467
.826
110
HG
NN2
26
CF
39
181
150
43
54
10
5
5
23
10
21
1
9
.360
.442
.593
1.035
162
27
CF
53
264
224
59
66
15
1
4
35
13
0
30
0
0
2
8
0
0
.295
.383
.424
.807
108
HG
NN2
28
CF
41
189
163
42
51
3
5
6
26
4
22
0
4
.313
.395
.503
.898
131
TC/HG
29
CF
25
112
96
18
21
2
1
0
9
5
14
2
.219
.318
.260
.579
61
HG
NN2
30
CF
41
180
159
38
53
4
2
1
24
13
17
4
.333
.398
.403
.800
110
HG
NN2
31
CF
47
209
184
28
49
5
2
2
20
4
21
4
.266
.341
.348
.689
99
HG
32
CF
54
242
218
31
54
5
3
2
22
10
20
0
4
.248
.311
.326
.637
84
MULT
MULT
33
CF
79
371
330
87
116
17
4
2
42
16
28
0
1
12
0
0
.352
.404
.445
.849
131
HG
34
CF
58
272
248
47
76
10
2
2
35
3
20
0
4
0
.306
.358
.387
.745
103
MULT
MULT
35
CF
53
237
216
39
68
8
2
0
19
5
0
15
0
0
6
0
0
.315
.359
.370
.730
108
HG
NN2
36
CF
56
254
230
37
59
2
2
1
21
7
23
0
0
1
.257
.324
.296
.620
73
HG
NN2
37
CF
51
220
200
37
47
5
1
0
9
2
14
2
4
.235
.292
.270
.562
55
NYC
NN2
38
CF
15
67
56
9
11
3
0
0
3
2
9
0
2
.196
.308
.250
.558
66
16
9
CF
733
3299
2926
608
864
107
41
28
350
124
0
286
0
0
9
78
0
0
.295
.360
.389
.748
104
162 Game Average
729
647
134
191
24
9
6
77
34
0
63
0
0
3
17
0
0
.295
.360
.389
.748
104
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Memphis Red Sox
2B
41
152
143
25
41
2
5
0
18
11
5
0
4
.287
.311
.371
.681
114
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
CF
36
152
129
30
41
4
3
0
13
13
17
1
5
.318
.401
.395
.797
116
13
Homestead Grays
CF
627
2869
2544
538
761
97
33
28
312
98
250
0
8
67
0
.299
.364
.396
.760
105
3
East All Stars
-
3
11
11
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.182
.364
-1
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
CF
8
34
30
3
5
0
0
0
1
0
4
0
.167
.265
.167
.431
26
1
South All Stars
-
1
5
5
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
8
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
CF
1
4
3
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.500
.667
1.167
242
1
North All Stars
-
1
5
5
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
21
1
New York Cubans
CF
15
67
56
9
11
3
0
0
3
2
9
0
2
.196
.308
.250
.558
66



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
MRS
NSL
152
.312
.297
3.3%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.084
.071
ID
NN2
152
.360
.332
11.2%
6.7%
0.0%
1.1%
.078
.121
HG
NN2
197
.362
.350
5.1%
8.6%
1.5%
1.5%
.150
.134
HG
NN2
181
.439
.354
11.6%
8.9%
2.8%
1.7%
.233
.128
264
.360
.344
11.4%
0.0%
8.2%
1.5%
1.6%
.129
.133
HG
NN2
189
.398
.349
11.6%
9.5%
3.2%
1.6%
.190
.131
TC/HG
112
.284
.336
12.5%
8.6%
0.0%
1.5%
.042
.108
HG
NN2
180
.371
.350
9.4%
9.6%
0.6%
1.4%
.069
.122
HG
NN2
209
.322
.321
10.0%
8.2%
1.0%
1.2%
.082
.103
HG
242
.304
.328
8.3%
9.5%
0.8%
1.1%
.078
.096
MULT
MULT
371
.392
.352
7.5%
0.0%
9.6%
0.5%
0.6%
.094
.099
HG
272
.348
.341
7.4%
8.6%
0.7%
0.9%
.081
.101
MULT
MULT
237
.341
.331
6.3%
8.7%
0.0%
0.8%
.056
.095
HG
NN2
254
.306
.342
9.1%
9.4%
0.4%
1.0%
.039
.096
HG
NN2
220
.272
.341
6.4%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.035
.103
NYC
NN2
67
.275
.320
13.4%
8.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.054
.093
16
9
3299
.346
.339
8.7%
8.7%
0.0%
4.6%
1.19
0.8%
1.1%
.093
.108
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Memphis Red Sox
152
.312
.297
3.3%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.084
.071
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
152
.360
.332
11.2%
6.7%
0.0%
1.1%
.078
.121
13
Homestead Grays
2869
.350
.342
8.7%
9.0%
1.0%
1.2%
.097
.110
3
East All Stars
11
.173
.334
0.0%
10.2%
0.0%
4.6%
1.19
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.104
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
34
.229
.323
11.8%
9.2%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.097
1
South All Stars
5
.184
.341
0.0%
4.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.105
1
Cleveland Buckeyes
4
.521
.317
25.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.6%
.333
.089
1
North All Stars
5
.200
.330
0.0%
10.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.043
1
New York Cubans
67
.275
.320
13.4%
8.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.054
.093

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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