Ben Holmes - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Ben Holmes



Benjamin F. Holmes


Born: April 3, 1858
in King and Queen County, VA
Died: May 11, 1949 in Washington, DC
          (91 years old)

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• Buried: Lincoln Memorial Cemetery (Suitland, MD)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
TCG
28
3B
14
52
47
5
10
0
0
0
2
3
4
1
0
.213
.288
.213
.501
69
TCG
MULT
29
3B
21
87
83
10
17
1
0
1
3
9
0
3
1
.205
.241
.253
.494
31
TCG
30
3B
4
16
14
2
4
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
.286
.375
.286
.661
193
CBG
IND
33
1B
1
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-25
4
1
3B
40
159
147
17
31
1
0
1
6
12
0
9
0
3
0
.211
.270
.238
.509
59
162 Game Average
644
595
69
126
4
0
4
24
114
0
36
0
12
0
.211
.270
.238
.509
59
 
Team Lg Pos
2
vs High Minors
20
77
72
7
15
0
0
0
3
6
0
5
0
0
.208
.260
.208
.468
45
3
vs Major Leagues
15
60
56
6
11
1
0
1
2
6
2
2
0
.196
.250
.268
.518
42
3
Negro Leagues
5
22
19
4
5
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
1
0
.263
.364
.263
.627
155



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
TCG
52
.266
.302
7.7%
7.3%
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.058
TCG
MULT
87
.233
.347
3.4%
3.8%
1.1%
0.6%
.048
.094
TCG
16
.307
.212
6.3%
8.0%
2.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.064
CBG
IND
4
.200
.319
25.0%
6.0%
0.0%
9.8%
0.61
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.122
4
1
159
.251
.318
5.7%
4.8%
0.0%
2.7%
0.30
0.6%
0.5%
.027
.080
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
vs High Minors
77
.239
.324
6.5%
4.9%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.069
3
vs Major Leagues
60
.245
.331
3.3%
5.5%
1.7%
0.6%
.071
.100
3
Negro Leagues
22
.305
.263
9.1%
2.8%
0.0%
9.8%
0.30
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.069

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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