Earl Bumpus - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Earl Bumpus



Earnest Earl Bumpus
(Big Jim)

Born: February 15, 1914 in Evansville, IN
Died: May 14, 1985 in Uniontown, KY
          (71 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 200
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Notes:


• Buried: Uniontown City Cemetery (Uniontown, KY)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
30
SP
11
24
24
2
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.083
.083
.125
.208
-33
BBB
NAL
31
LF
13
31
30
2
11
1
2
0
7
1
1
0
0
0
.367
.387
.533
.920
172
CAG
NAL
33
1B
17
58
49
6
10
2
0
0
9
0
8
0
1
.204
.316
.245
.561
52
CAG
NAL
34
1B
4
13
11
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
0
.091
.231
.091
.322
-11
4
3
LF
45
126
114
11
24
4
2
0
18
1
11
0
0
1
0
.211
.280
.281
.561
59
162 Game Average
454
410
40
86
14
7
0
65
5
40
0
0
4
0
.211
.280
.281
.561
59
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Kansas City Monarchs
RP
9
17
17
2
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.118
.118
.176
.294
-6
2
Birmingham Black Barons
LF
15
38
37
2
11
1
2
0
7
1
1
0
0
0
0
.297
.316
.432
.748
122
2
Chicago American Giants
1B
21
71
60
7
11
2
0
0
10
0
10
0
1
.183
.300
.217
.517
41



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
.098
.297
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.5%
.042
.067
BBB
NAL
31
.421
.314
3.2%
6.8%
0.0%
0.6%
.167
.089
CAG
NAL
58
.287
.351
13.8%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.041
.102
CAG
NAL
13
.193
.350
15.4%
8.9%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.113
4
3
126
.274
.331
8.7%
8.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.070
.092
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Kansas City Monarchs
17
.138
.297
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.059
.069
2
Birmingham Black Barons
38
.343
.311
2.6%
6.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.135
.084
2
Chicago American Giants
71
.269
.351
14.1%
9.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.033
.104

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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