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


Teams
Team Lg Pos
NN2
17
SP
6
4
9
2
.308
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
NN2
18
SP
5
32
31
0
.508
Ebbets Field (Brooklyn, NY)
EWA
18
RP
2
0
1
0
.000
No Home Ballpark
NN2
19
SP
6
27
31
1
.466
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
NN2
20
SP
2
36
21
2
.632
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
NN2
20
SP
1
60
19
1
.759
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA), Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA)
EWA
20
RP
1
1
0
0
1.000
No Home Ballpark
NN2
21
SP
5
24
30
0
.444
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
NN2
22
SP
2
42
22
1
.656
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
NLP
22
SP
4
1
3
0
.250
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
EWA
22
RP
1
1
1
0
.500
Yankee Stadium (New York, NY)
MEX
23
SP
1
61
30
0
.670
Parque Delta (Mexico City, DF, Mexico)
NN2
24
CF
3
30
25
1
.545
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
NN2
25
CF
3
36
33
3
.522
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
NN2
25
SP
1
64
23
3
.736
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
EWA
25
RP
1
2
0
0
1.000
No Home Ballpark
NN2
26
2B
3
26
32
0
.448
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
NSA
26
CF
4
0
2
0
.000
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC)
NN2
26
2B
5
24
33
1
.421
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
IND
26
2B
3
1
3
0
.250
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
EWA
26
RP
2
0
1
0
.000
No Home Ballpark
NN2
29
SP
1
56
23
3
.709
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
WS
29
SP
1
4
3
0
.571
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
EWA
29
RP
2
1
1
0
.500
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC)
11
8
SP
533
377
18
.586
4
1
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Baltimore Black Sox
-
4
9
2
.308
0
0
9
Newark Eagles
SP
314
254
11
.553
1
1
6
East All Stars
RP
5
4
0
.556
0
0
2
Homestead Grays
SP
124
42
4
.747
2
0
1
Azules de Veracruz
SP
61
30
0
.670
1
0
1
North All Stars
-
0
2
0
.000
0
0
1
NNL All Stars II
RP
1
3
0
.250
0
0
1
Philadelphia Stars
2B
24
33
1
.421
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