Irv Higginbotham - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Irv Higginbotham



Irving Clinton Higginbotham


Born: April 26, 1882 in Homer, NE
Died: June 13, 1959 in Seattle, WA
          (77 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 196
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Notes:


• Buried: Acacia Memorial Park (Seattle, WA)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
1
1915
1915
POR
0.9
0.0
0.0
0.9
0.0
2
C
4
1913
1916
POR
0.7
0.5
0.2
0.0
0.1
3
2B
1
1913
1913
POR
0.5
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
4
SP
3
1913
1915
POR
0.5
0.2
0.0
0.3
0.0
5
SP
1
1914
1914
POR
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
6
RP
1
1916
1916
POR
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
7
RP
1
1915
1915
POR
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
8
RP
1
1914
1914
POR
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
9
RP
1
1916
1916
POR
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
10
1B
1
1916
1916
POR
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
11
RP
1
1913
1913
POR
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
12
SS
1
1915
1915
POR
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
13
RP
1
1913
1913
POR
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
14
LF
2
1914
1915
POR
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
15
RP
2
1913
1914
POR
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
16
RP
1
1916
1916
POR
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
17
2B
2
1915
1916
POR
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
18
C
1
1915
1915
POR
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
19
LF
1
1916
1916
POR
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
20
CF
1
1916
1916
POR
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
21
RP
1
1913
1913
POR
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
22
C
1
1914
1914
POR
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
23
2B
1
1914
1914
POR
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
24
RP
1
1916
1916
POR
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
25
-
1
1914
1914
POR
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
26
CF
3
1914
1916
POR
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
27
CF
1
1914
1914
POR
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
28
-
1
1914
1914
POR
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
29
RF
1
1913
1913
POR
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
30
RP
1
1916
1916
POR
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
31
2B
1
1913
1913
POR
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
32
-
1
1916
1916
POR
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
33
-
1
1916
1916
POR
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
34
RP
1
1913
1913
POR
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
35
-
1
1913
1913
POR
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
36
-
1
1916
1916
POR
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
37
1B
1
1914
1914
POR
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
38
-
1
1913
1913
POR
-0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
39
3B
1
1916
1916
POR
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
40
-
1
1916
1916
POR
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
41
-
1
1915
1915
POR
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
42
RP
1
1915
1915
POR
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
43
C
1
1915
1915
POR
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
44
-
2
1914
1916
POR
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
45
RF
1
1916
1916
POR
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
46
2B
1
1916
1916
POR
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
47
-
1
1913
1913
POR
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
48
RP
1
1915
1915
POR
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
49
-
1
1914
1914
POR
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
50
-
1
1913
1913
POR
-0.2
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
51
-
1
1916
1916
POR
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
52
-
1
1913
1913
POR
-0.2
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
53
SS
2
1913
1914
POR
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
54
-
1
1914
1914
POR
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
55
1B
3
1913
1915
POR
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
56
3B
2
1914
1915
POR
-0.4
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
57
RF
3
1913
1915
POR
-0.4
0.2
-0.6
0.0
-0.1

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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.

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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