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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)


Teams
Team Lg Pos
NNL
24
SP
7
16
36
0
.308
Westwood Field (Dayton, OH)
NNL
24
RP
8
6
36
0
.143
No Home Ballpark
NNL
27
RF
4
41
30
0
.577
Mack Park (Detroit, MI)
NNL
31
LF
1
61
32
1
.656
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNC
31
RF
1
4
1
0
.800
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WS
31
RF
1
5
3
1
.625
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
CUB
31
RF
3
12
21
1
.364
Almendares Park II (Havana, La Habana, Cuba)
NNL
32
RF
3
58
40
1
.592
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNC
32
RF
2
4
5
0
.444
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
33
1B
3
62
42
0
.596
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NvM
33
RF
1
5
2
0
.714
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
34
RF
4
54
54
0
.500
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NvM
34
RF
1
3
1
0
.750
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NSL
36
1B
2
50
32
0
.610
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NSC
36
1B
1
4
3
0
.571
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NN2
37
LF
1
41
22
1
.651
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN), South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
EWA
37
LF
1
1
0
0
1.000
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NN2
38
LF
5
22
32
1
.407
Wilson Park (Nashville, TN)
NN2
39
1B
6
27
35
2
.435
Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
10
7
RF
476
427
8
.527
2
1
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago Giants
-
6
36
0
.143
0
0
1
Dayton Marcos
-
16
36
0
.308
0
0
1
Detroit Stars I
SP
41
30
0
.577
0
0
7
Chicago American Giants
RF
378
272
6
.582
2
1
1
Cuba II
RF
12
21
1
.364
0
0
1
West All Stars
LF
1
0
0
1.000
0
0
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
LF
22
32
1
.407
0
0

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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