Leon Day - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Leon Day



Leon Day


Born: October 30, 1916 in Alexandria, VA
Died: March 13, 1995 in Baltimore, MD
          (78 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 170
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1995
• Buried: Arbutus Memorial Park (Arbutus, MD)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Wins Above Replacement

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Team Lg Pos
BBS
NN2
17
SP
1
3.0
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
18
SP
47
107.2
2.1
-0.1
0.1
2.1
0.0
NE
NN2
19
SP
39
76.1
2.1
0.2
0.0
1.9
0.0
MULT
20
SP
27
37.0
1.0
0.2
0.1
0.6
0.0
NE
NN2
21
SP
4
9.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
MULT
22
SP
45
99.0
2.1
0.3
0.0
1.8
0.0
VEZ
MEX
23
SP
49
67.0
1.9
0.1
0.0
1.8
0.0
NE
NN2
24
CF
163
27.1
1.5
1.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
MULT
25
CF
146
87.2
5.0
1.2
0.0
3.9
0.0
MULT
MULT
26
2B
137
63.2
2.0
-0.2
-0.3
2.5
0.0
MULT
29
SP
70
140.0
5.8
0.8
0.1
4.9
0.0
11
8
SP
728
718.1
23.3
3.9
0.0
19.3
0.0
162 Game Average
198
195.1
6.3
1.1
0.0
5.3
0.0
 
Team Lg Pos
1
vs Latin Leagues
49
67.0
1.9
0.1
0.0
1.8
0.0
10
Negro Leagues
679
651.1
21.4
3.8
0.0
17.5
0.0
 
Team Lg Pos
1
-
1
3.0
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
6
RP
7
21.1
1.3
0.0
0.0
1.3
0.0
2
SP
6
13.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
1
RP
12
9.0
0.9
0.0
0.1
0.7
0.0
9
SP
638
604.1
19.5
3.7
-0.2
15.9
0.0
1
-
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1
2B
15
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
1
SP
49
67.0
1.9
0.1
0.0
1.8
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, 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