Buster Hoover - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Buster Hoover



William James Hoover


Born: April 12, 1863 in Philadelphia, PA
Died: April 16, 1924 in Jersey City, NJ
          (61 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 178
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Cremated
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues
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Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
WBB
NvH
24
CF
1
5
5
1
4
3
0
0
1
0
0
0
.800
.800
1.400
2.200
464
1
1
CF
1
5
5
1
4
3
0
0
1
0
0
0
.800
.800
1.400
2.200
464
162 Game Average
810
810
162
648
486
0
0
162
0
0
0
.800
.800
1.400
2.200
464



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
WBB
NvH
5
.956
.356
0.0%
3.3%
0.0%
0.0%
0.3%
.600
.085
1
1
5
.956
.356
0.0%
3.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.600
.085

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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