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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Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
RF
1
1912
1912
COG
1.3
1.3
-0.2
0.3
-0.1
2
SP
1
1912
1912
COG
0.7
0.1
0.0
0.7
0.0
3
RP
2
1912
1913
FLP
0.7
0.4
0.2
0.2
0.0
4
SP
2
1912
1913
FLP
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
5
SP
2
1908
1912
FLP/ABC
0.6
-0.4
-0.1
1.1
0.0
6
C
1
1913
1913
FLP
0.5
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.0
7
RF
1
1912
1912
FLP
0.5
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.0
8
3B
2
1912
1913
FLP
0.5
0.6
-0.2
0.0
0.0
9
LF
1
1912
1912
COG
0.5
0.2
0.3
0.0
-0.1
10
C
2
1912
1913
COG/FLP
0.5
0.1
0.4
0.0
0.0
11
3B
1
1912
1912
COG
0.4
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
12
2B
1
1908
1908
ABC
0.4
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
13
SS
1
1908
1908
ABC
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
14
C
1
1912
1912
COG
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
15
SS
2
1912
1913
FLP
0.3
0.4
-0.2
0.0
0.1
16
RP
1
1913
1913
FLP
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
17
2B
1
1911
1911
CIU
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
18
LF
1
1912
1912
FLP
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
19
RP
1
1913
1913
FLP
0.2
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
20
C
1
1911
1911
CIU
0.2
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
21
C
1
1912
1912
FLP
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
22
SP
1
1911
1911
CIU
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
23
SP
1
1908
1908
ABC
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
24
3B
1
1908
1908
ABC
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
25
3B
2
1911
1912
CIU/COG
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
26
RF
1
1911
1911
CIU
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
27
RF
1
1908
1908
ABC
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
28
2B
2
1912
1913
FLP
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
29
CF
1
1911
1911
CIU
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
30
C
1
1912
1912
COG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
31
RF
1
1913
1913
FLP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
32
-
1
1908
1908
ABC
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
33
C
1
1912
1912
COG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
34
1B
2
1912
1913
COG/FLP
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
35
SS
1
1912
1912
COG/FLP
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
36
-
1
1908
1908
ABC
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
37
SS
1
1911
1911
CIU
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
38
C
1
1912
1912
COG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
39
-
1
1912
1912
FLP
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
40
-
1
1908
1908
ABC
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
41
LF
2
1911
1912
CIU/FLP
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
42
RP
1
1912
1912
COG
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
43
-
1
1908
1908
ABC
-0.2
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
44
C
1
1913
1913
FLP
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
45
1B
1
1912
1912
COG
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
46
-
1
1908
1908
ABC
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
47
CF
1
1912
1912
COG
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
48
1B
1
1912
1912
FLP
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
49
-
1
1908
1908
ABC
-0.2
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
50
CF
2
1912
1913
FLP
-0.2
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
51
SS
1
1912
1912
FLP
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
52
LF
1
1908
1908
ABC
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
53
SP
1
1912
1912
COG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
54
-
1
1908
1908
ABC
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
55
SP
1
1908
1908
ABC
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
56
-
1
1908
1908
ABC
-0.4
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
57
3B
1
1912
1912
COG
-0.4
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.1
58
RP
2
1912
1913
FLP
-0.4
-0.2
0.1
-0.4
0.0
59
RF
1
1912
1912
COG
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0

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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