Piper Davis - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Piper Davis



Lorenzo Davis


Born: July 3, 1917 in Piper, AL
Died: May 21, 1997 in Birmingham, AL
          (79 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'3"
Wt: 188
Biographical
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Notes:


• High School: Fairfield Industrial HS (Fairfield, AL)
• College: Alabama State University (Montgomery, AL)
• Buried: Elmwood Cemetery (Birmingham, AL)
• Played in the Minor Leagues
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
24
2B
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
BBB
MULT
25
SS
48
200
178
30
50
13
2
2
28
3
18
2
2
0
.281
.354
.410
.764
140
MULT
26
1B
38
157
148
18
30
3
2
2
14
3
8
0
1
0
0
0
.203
.248
.291
.539
69
27
1B
26
108
96
15
35
4
2
2
17
2
9
0
0
3
.365
.419
.510
.929
171
28
2B
12
53
43
9
13
2
2
0
2
1
0
9
1
0
0
1
0
0
.302
.423
.442
.865
162
29
2B
16
72
66
17
24
4
3
1
14
2
0
6
0
0
0
0
0
.364
.417
.561
.977
157
MULT
30
2B
38
160
147
30
55
10
2
2
21
7
0
10
0
0
3
0
0
0
.374
.425
.510
.935
159
7
4
2B
179
752
680
119
207
36
13
9
96
18
0
60
1
0
6
6
0
0
.304
.366
.435
.801
136
162 Game Average
681
615
108
187
33
12
8
87
19
0
54
41
0
5
5
0
0
.304
.366
.435
.801
136
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Birmingham Black Barons
2B
171
717
650
112
199
33
13
9
89
15
56
0
5
6
0
.306
.366
.438
.804
136
1
Homestead Grays
1B
1
5
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
1
0
0
.000
.400
.000
.400
12
1
North All Stars
2B
1
5
5
1
1
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.400
.600
85
3
West All Stars
2B
6
25
22
5
7
2
0
0
5
2
0
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
.318
.400
.409
.809
174



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBB
NAL
2
.000
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
BBB
MULT
200
.366
.309
9.0%
7.5%
1.0%
0.4%
.129
.070
MULT
157
.263
.306
5.1%
7.0%
1.3%
0.5%
.088
.070
108
.421
.321
8.3%
7.1%
1.9%
0.6%
.146
.087
53
.418
.322
17.0%
1.9%
7.9%
9.00
0.0%
0.4%
.140
.068
72
.448
.357
8.3%
9.7%
1.4%
0.8%
.197
.108
MULT
160
.439
.340
6.3%
0.0%
8.9%
1.3%
1.0%
.136
.105
7
4
752
.378
.322
8.0%
7.9%
6.3%
5.5%
2.00
1.57
1.2%
0.6%
.131
.083
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
7
Birmingham Black Barons
717
.379
.323
7.8%
7.8%
1.3%
0.6%
.132
.084
1
Homestead Grays
5
.309
.350
20.0%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.106
1
North All Stars
5
.292
.330
0.0%
10.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.200
.043
3
West All Stars
25
.405
.289
12.0%
8.4%
6.3%
5.5%
2.00
1.57
0.0%
0.3%
.091
.063

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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, 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