Sam Gordon - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Sam Gordon



Samuel Simon Gordon


Born: April 21, 1878 in Fraziers Bottom, WV
Died: November 30, 1962 in Beckley, WV
          (84 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 210
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Notes:


• College: Wabash College (Crawfordsville, IN)
• Buried: Spring Hill Cemetery (Huntington, WV)
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Fielding
Glossary
First Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
CIU
WES
33
1
9.0
13
0
1
0
.929
.973
13.00
10.61
0.5
55.5
0.5
COG
WES
34
1
4.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.963
4.50
10.57
-0.2
-49.4
-0.2
FLP
WES
34
3
25.0
29
2
0
2
1.000
.963
11.16
10.57
0.6
22.9
0.6
FLP
WES
35
3
27.0
33
5
0
1
1.000
.980
12.67
10.83
2.0
74.1
2.0
3
3
8
65.0
77
7
1
3
.988
.971
11.63
10.68
2.9
44.3
2.9


Glossary
Catcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
ABC
WES
30
5
5
36.2
29
3
2
0
0
3
.941
.928
7.85
6.18
3.3
89.5
-0.5
3.8
COG
WES
34
2
13.0
7
2
0
0
0
7
1.000
.973
6.23
7.18
0.1
6.9
0.1
0.0
2
2
7
5
49.2
36
5
2
0
0
10
.953
.940
7.43
6.44
3.4
67.9
-0.4
3.8



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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