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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)


Fielding Breakdown by Position

Multi-Stint Seasons:



C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
Team Lg Pos
NNL
24
SP
3
DS
NNL
27
RF
7
-1.3
1
-0.2
11
-0.1
12
CAG
MULT
31
LF
1
69
-0.9
3
28
1.5
CUB
CUB
31
RF
8
3.3
12
-4.0
CAG
32
RF
26
-1.6
4
-0.1
40
-0.4
CAG
33
1B
45
1
-0.3
2
30
0.3
1
CAG
34
RF
38
9
1
31
0.5
5
5
CAG
36
1B
44
0.3
1
1
37
LF
8
-0.8
35
-8.7
1
NEG
NN2
38
LF
2
0.9
1
-0.1
1
-0.2
CAG
NN2
39
1B
23
0.3
10
-0.3
1
-0.1
10
7
RF
184
-1.7
2
1
145
-7.3
8
-0.3
154
-2.6
6
21
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
184
-1.7
2
1
136
-10.4
8
-0.3
138
0.5
6
21
1
8
3.3
12
-4.0
2
vs Major Leaguers
1
-0.3
4
0.8
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago Giants
-
2
1
Dayton Marcos
-
1
1
Detroit Stars I
SP
7
-1.3
1
-0.2
11
-0.1
12
7
Chicago American Giants
RF
184
-1.7
2
1
127
-11.3
6
130
1.7
6
6
1
Cuba II
RF
8
3.3
12
-4.0
1
West All Stars
LF
1
1.0
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
LF
2
0.9
1
-0.1
1
-0.2

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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