Monte Irvin - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Monte Irvin



Monford Merrill Irvin
(Mr. Murder)

Born: February 25, 1919 in Haleburg, AL
Died: January 11, 2016 in Houston, TX
          (96 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 195
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1973
• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1971
• High School: Orange HS (Orange, NJ)
• College: Lincoln University (Chester County, PA)
• Buried: Cremated
• Relatives: Cal Irvin (Brother)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
19
SS
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
NE
20
3B
31
121
109
15
28
3
1
3
19
1
11
1
.257
.325
.385
.710
88
NE
NN2
21
CF
38
159
143
30
53
9
4
4
39
2
15
1
.371
.430
.573
1.004
157
22
SS
42
179
157
34
62
13
1
8
48
9
0
13
1
0
0
9
0
0
.395
.441
.643
1.084
208
23
SS
67
305
255
81
105
20
7
21
90
11
50
19
0
.412
.508
.792
1.300
233
NE
NN2
24
CF
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
32
26
CF
6
20
17
2
5
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
.294
.368
.353
.721
140
MULT
27
SS
66
286
251
63
94
19
2
9
63
4
0
32
1
0
1
2
0
0
.375
.447
.574
1.021
181
28
CF
59
249
210
43
63
6
1
11
47
6
0
34
0
2
3
0
0
.300
.402
.495
.898
145
29
LF
45
180
158
26
42
4
2
6
29
5
0
20
0
1
1
0
0
.266
.352
.430
.782
127
10
4
SS
356
1504
1305
295
453
75
18
62
335
38
0
177
21
0
4
18
0
0
.347
.427
.575
1.001
172
162 Game Average
684
594
134
206
34
8
28
152
22
0
81
52
0
4
10
0
0
.347
.427
.575
1.001
172
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
289
1206
1060
219
355
57
12
42
256
27
0
125
2
0
4
17
0
0
.335
.407
.530
.937
157
1
vs Latin Leagues
63
287
237
74
94
17
6
20
79
11
50
19
.397
.502
.772
1.274
224
1
vs Major Leagues
4
11
8
2
4
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
.500
.600
.625
1.225
423
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Newark Eagles
CF
283
1182
1039
216
350
56
12
42
255
25
123
0
3
17
0
.337
.409
.535
.944
158
4
East All Stars
3B
6
24
21
3
5
1
0
0
1
2
0
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
.238
.333
.286
.619
98
1
Azules de Veracruz
SS
63
287
237
74
94
17
6
20
79
11
50
19
.397
.502
.772
1.274
224
1
Negro All Stars
-
4
11
8
2
4
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
.500
.600
.625
1.225
423



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NE
NN2
1
.000
.346
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.130
NE
121
.326
.345
9.1%
8.7%
2.5%
2.0%
.128
.120
NE
NN2
159
.448
.355
9.4%
9.7%
2.5%
1.4%
.203
.124
179
.463
.321
7.3%
0.6%
8.1%
13.00
4.5%
1.2%
.248
.104
305
.575
.371
16.4%
6.2%
11.6%
2.63
6.9%
1.0%
.380
.110
NE
NN2
4
.241
.360
0.0%
9.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.106
20
.349
.288
10.0%
7.4%
0.0%
0.4%
.059
.074
MULT
286
.471
.344
11.2%
0.3%
9.3%
32.00
3.1%
1.1%
.199
.097
249
.415
.343
13.7%
9.0%
4.4%
0.9%
.195
.104
180
.370
.326
11.1%
8.6%
3.3%
0.8%
.165
.095
10
4
1504
.453
.345
11.8%
9.5%
7.0%
8.6%
2.38
1.34
4.1%
1.1%
.228
.106
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Negro Leagues
1206
.426
.339
10.4%
9.0%
15.4%
9.2%
0.00
0.83
3.5%
1.1%
.195
.105
1
vs Latin Leagues
287
.563
.374
17.4%
11.7%
6.6%
8.6%
2.63
1.36
7.0%
1.0%
.376
.111
1
vs Major Leagues
11
.548
.242
18.2%
6.0%
0.0%
0.0%
.125
.042
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Newark Eagles
1182
.428
.340
10.4%
9.0%
3.6%
1.2%
.198
.106
4
East All Stars
24
.315
.285
8.3%
6.6%
15.4%
9.2%
0.00
0.83
0.0%
0.3%
.048
.065
1
Azules de Veracruz
287
.563
.374
17.4%
11.7%
6.6%
8.6%
2.63
1.36
7.0%
1.0%
.376
.111
1
Negro All Stars
11
.548
.242
18.2%
6.0%
0.0%
0.0%
.125
.042

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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