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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)


Teams
Team Lg Pos
NNL
20
SP
7
16
36
0
.308
Westwood Field (Dayton, OH)
WES
21
SP
1
21
24
1
.467
Tate Field (Cleveland, OH)
NNL
22
SP
6
25
35
2
.417
Tate Field (Cleveland, OH)
NvM
22
SP
6
0
2
0
.000
Tate Field (Cleveland, OH)
CUB
22
SP
2
15
12
1
.556
Boulanger Park (Santa Clara, Villa Clara, Cuba)
IND
23
SP
2
15
16
1
.484
Tate Park (Cleveland, OH)
NvM
23
RP
4
1
1
1
.500
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
ECL
24
SP
5
30
31
0
.492
Island Stadium (Harrisburg, PA)
IND
24
SP
1
4
4
1
.500
Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
NNL
25
SP
4
56
44
0
.560
Mack Park (Detroit, MI)
NNL
25
SP
2
59
30
2
.663
Stars Park (St. Louis, MO)
NNC
25
SP
2
3
4
0
.429
Stars Park (St. Louis, MO)
NNL
26
SP
7
8
41
1
.163
Hooper Field (Cleveland, OH)
NNL
27
SP
7
14
38
0
.269
Hooper Field (Cleveland, OH)
NNL
31
PR
3
32
34
1
.485
Washington Park (Indianapolis, IN)
IND
32
PH
4
17
14
1
.548
Dyckman Oval (New York, NY)
10
12
SP
316
366
12
.463
0
0
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Dayton Marcos
SP
16
36
0
.308
0
0
3
Cleveland Tate Stars
SP
61
77
4
.442
0
0
1
Santa Clara
-
15
12
1
.556
0
0
1
Chicago American Giants
RP
1
1
1
.500
0
0
1
Homestead Grays
-
4
4
1
.500
0
0
1
Harrisburg Giants
RP
30
31
0
.492
0
0
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
62
34
2
.646
0
0
1
Detroit Stars I
SP
56
44
0
.560
0
0
1
Cleveland Elites
-
8
41
1
.163
0
0
1
Cleveland Hornets
RP
14
38
0
.269
0
0
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
-
32
34
1
.485
0
0
1
New York Black Yankees
-
17
14
1
.548
0
0

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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