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Buddy Burbage



Knowlington Ottoway Burbage


Born: June 23, 1907 in Salisbury, MD
Died: August 30, 1989 in Philadelphia, PA
          (82 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 160
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Notes:


• Buried: Mount Zion Cemetery (Collingdale, PA)


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
2
1929
1937
4.4
13
1929
1943
2.2
1
1935
1935
1.0
2
1940
1943
0.9
1
1931
1931
0.4
Center Field Yrs First Last
3
1936
1943
2.0
2
1929
1932
1.8
1
1935
1935
1.2
2
1938
1941
0.8
1
1931
1931
0.5

Right Field Yrs First Last
2
1929
1930
1.7
1
1943
1943
1.3
1
1934
1934
1.0
2
1934
1941
0.9
1
1940
1940
0.8
Shortstop Yrs First Last
3
1929
1934
4.5
2
1936
1940
0.7
1
1943
1943
0.6
2
1931
1937
0.6
2
1940
1943
0.2
Second Base Yrs First Last
1
1935
1935
1.6
1
1938
1938
1.4
2
1932
1941
1.1
2
1931
1934
0.5
1
1934
1934
0.4
Third Base Yrs First Last
2
1935
1938
1.3
1
1934
1934
1.2
4
1931
1941
0.9
3
1937
1943
0.9
1
1932
1932
0.8
First Base Yrs First Last
1
1929
1929
3.8
3
1938
1943
2.8
2
1934
1935
2.5
3
1934
1941
0.6
1
1932
1932
0.1
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
2
1930
1938
1.9
1
1935
1935
1.0
1
1937
1937
0.8
2
1934
1941
0.5
2
1931
1937
0.3
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
2
1934
1935
4.9
2
1929
1932
4.3
1
1940
1940
3.8
3
1929
1938
2.5
3
1936
1943
2.4
2
1938
1943
2.4
2
1934
1935
2.3
1
1943
1943
2.1
1
1938
1938
1.9
1
1937
1937
1.9
3
1932
1935
1.9
1
1938
1938
1.8
2
1931
1941
1.7
2
1929
1932
1.6
2
1932
1938
1.4
1
1941
1941
1.2
1
1937
1937
1.1
1
1932
1932
1.0
1
1930
1930
1.0
1
1931
1931
1.0
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
3
1936
1941
1.0
2
1930
1933
0.7
1
1937
1937
0.5
1
1930
1930
0.4
2
1934
1935
0.3
1
1934
1934
0.3
2
1930
1933
0.3
1
1934
1934
0.3
1
1938
1938
0.3
1
1932
1932
0.2
1
1941
1941
0.2
1
1934
1934
0.1
1
1938
1938
0.1
1
1941
1941
0.1
1
1935
1935
0.1
1
1937
1937
0.0
1
1943
1943
0.0
1
1938
1938
0.0
1
1938
1938
0.0
1
1935
1935
0.0

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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