Ralph Burgin - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Ralph Burgin



Ralph Dolphus Burgin

Last name also spelled Burgen
Born: September 3, 1907 in Morgantown, NC
Died: April 29, 1957 in New York, NY
          (49 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 179
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Notes:


• Buried: Long Island National Cemetery (Farmingdale, NY)


Fielding
Glossary
Third Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
HIL
EAS
22
4
4
27.0
4
3
2
0
.778
.923
2.33
2.80
-1.3
-49.5
-1.3
BBS
EAS
22
6
6
48.0
8
5
2
0
.867
.923
2.44
2.80
-2.2
-45.7
-2.2
PS
NN2
28
2
1
2.0
0
0
1
0
.000
.910
0.00
2.72
-0.2
-90.8
-0.2
BRG
IND
28
1
0
3.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.891
3.00
2.64
0.2
50.6
0.2
PC
NN2
28
7
6
53.0
4
11
1
1
.938
.910
2.55
2.72
-0.1
-1.4
-0.1
NBY
NN2
29
12
10
78.2
12
19
4
0
.886
.928
3.55
2.85
0.8
10.3
0.8
NBY
NN2
31
6
4
6
38
27
211.2
28
39
10
1
.870
.921
2.85
2.79
-2.8
-13.3
-2.8


Glossary
Left Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
BRG
IND
25
1
9.0
2
1
0
0
1.000
.952
3.00
1.69
0.7
83.1
0.2
0.6
PC
NN2
28
6
6
47.0
8
0
1
0
.889
.955
1.53
1.80
-0.9
-19.4
-0.6
-0.3
NBY
NN2
28
1
1
9.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.955
2.00
1.80
0.1
8.1
0.1
-0.1
NBY
NN2
29
1
1
7.0
0
0
0
0
.944
0.00
1.64
-0.9
-123.2
-0.8
0.0
NBY
NN2
31
11
4
3
20
8
72.0
12
1
1
0
.929
.953
1.63
1.77
-1.0
-13.2
-1.1
0.1


Glossary
Right Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
PS
NN2
28
6
4
38.1
10
1
1
0
.917
.951
2.58
1.80
1.9
50.1
1.6
0.4
PC
NN2
28
7
7
57.0
10
0
0
0
1.000
.951
1.58
1.80
-1.0
-17.2
-0.6
-0.4
NBY
NN2
29
2
1
11.0
7
0
0
0
1.000
.976
5.73
1.71
2.9
267.2
3.0
-0.1
NBY
NN2
31
5
3
3
20
12
106.1
27
1
1
0
.966
.954
2.37
1.79
3.9
36.5
4.0
-0.1


Glossary
Shortstop
Team Lg Lg Lg
HAR
IND
23
1
1
8.0
2
1
1
1
.750
.942
3.38
5.10
-1.0
-128.1
-1.0
PC
NN2
28
1
0
2.0
0
0
0
0
.937
0.00
5.26
-0.4
-215.3
-0.4
2
2
2
1
10.0
2
1
1
1
.750
.941
2.70
5.13
-1.5
-145.5
-1.5


Glossary
Second Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
PBG
IND
24
2
2
16.0
3
5
0
1
1.000
.964
4.50
5.65
-0.3
-20.5
-0.3
1
1
2
2
16.0
3
5
0
1
1.000
.964
4.50
5.65
-0.3
-20.5
-0.3


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
Team Lg
PS
NN2
28
1
NBY
NN2
29
1
2
2
2


Glossary
First Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
PS
NN2
28
1
0
7.0
8
1
0
0
1.000
.982
11.57
10.47
0.4
54.1
0.4
1
1
1
0
7.0
8
1
0
0
1.000
.982
11.57
10.47
0.4
54.1
0.4


Glossary
Catcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
NBY
NN2
29
1
1
8.0
10
0
2
0
0
3
.833
.977
11.25
6.16
-0.3
-38.6
-0.4
0.0
1
1
1
1
8.0
10
0
2
0
0
3
.833
.977
11.25
6.16
-0.3
-38.6
-0.4
0.0


Glossary
Center Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
NBY
NN2
29
1
0
6.2
3
2
0
0
1.000
.966
6.75
2.38
1.9
280.9
0.7
1.2
1
1
1
0
6.2
3
2
0
0
1.000
.966
6.75
2.38
1.9
280.9
0.7
1.2



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