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Slim Branham



Finis Ernest Branham
(Legs; Ironman; Rascacielos)
Also known as Finest Branham
Born: April 7, 1900
in Castalian Springs, TN
Died: January 19, 1957 in Cleveland, OH
          (56 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 198
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Notes:


• Buried: Woodlawn Cemetery (Cleveland, OH)
• Relatives: George Branham (Brother)


Fielding Breakdown by Position

Multi-Stint Seasons:



C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
Team Lg Pos
DM
NNL
20
SP
6
CTS
WES
21
SP
22
CTS
22
SP
30
SC
CUB
22
SP
3
23
SP
11
24
SP
7
25
SP
1
25
CEL
NNL
26
SP
2
4
10
CHT
NNL
27
SP
9
AB2
NNL
31
PR
1
-0.1
1
2
NBY
IND
32
PH
1
10
12
SP
1
-0.1
4
7
123
 
Team Lg Pos
1
3
2
vs Major Leaguers
3
10
Negro Leagues
1
-0.1
4
7
117
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Dayton Marcos
SP
6
3
Cleveland Tate Stars
SP
61
1
Santa Clara
-
3
1
Chicago American Giants
RP
2
1
Homestead Grays
-
2
1
Harrisburg Giants
RP
5
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
1
12
1
Detroit Stars I
SP
13
1
Cleveland Elites
-
2
4
10
1
Cleveland Hornets
RP
9
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
-
1
-0.1
1
2
1
New York Black Yankees
-
1

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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