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Steel Arm Davis



Walter Davis
(Lefty)

Born: June 22, 1896 in Wortham, TX
Died: November 30, 1941 in Chicago, IL
          (45 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 175
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Notes:


• Buried: Cook County Cemetery (Oak Forest, IL)


Compared to Contemporary Right Fielders (Top 50)

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Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
RF
20
1910-1937
30.2
29.4
3.8
0.9
-3.8
2
RF
16
1922-1937
21.9
21.3
2.4
0.2
-2.0
3
RF
12
1917-1932
17.7
23.3
-4.1
0.2
-1.8
4
RF
13
1915-1929
15.0
20.2
-2.8
0.0
-2.4
5
RF
7
1925-1931
14.3
12.6
2.0
0.0
-0.3
6
RF
10
1920-1935
14.2
17.6
-1.1
-0.2
-2.1
7
RF
11
1922-1932
11.8
14.1
-0.7
0.0
-1.6
8
RF
10
1921-1933
9.8
11.5
0.6
-0.2
-2.1
9
RF
21
1923-1945
9.0
10.7
0.5
0.0
-2.1
10
RF
17
1921-1939
8.7
7.1
4.9
0.0
-3.2
11
RF
17
1915-1934
6.7
6.6
2.5
0.0
-2.4
12
RF
6
1923-1928
6.7
5.9
-0.3
2.0
-1.0
13
RF
8
1923-1934
5.9
5.0
2.2
0.1
-1.4
14
RF
10
1925-1936
5.9
6.2
1.1
0.0
-1.5
15
RF
16
1918-1933
4.8
7.2
-1.0
-0.2
-1.1
16
RF
10
1926-1937
3.5
4.2
0.5
0.0
-1.2
17
RF
14
1927-1948
2.1
2.6
0.3
0.0
-0.7
18
RF
6
1913-1930
1.1
0.8
0.3
0.1
-0.1
19
RF
5
1922-1928
0.9
0.4
0.9
0.0
-0.5
20
RF
9
1921-1931
0.9
1.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
21
RF
3
1925-1933
0.2
0.0
0.3
0.0
-0.1
22
RF
10
1921-1943
0.1
0.8
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
23
RF
4
1919-1928
0.0
0.9
-0.5
-0.2
-0.1
24
RF
11
1927-1941
0.0
1.9
-1.3
0.0
-0.6
25
RF
4
1927-1930
-0.1
0.3
0.9
-0.5
-0.8
26
RF
3
1925-1932
-0.7
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
27
RF
3
1926-1933
-2.5
0.3
-2.7
0.0
-0.1

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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