Franklin Lang - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Franklin Lang



Francis Albert Lang


Born: October 1856 in Pottsville, PA
Died: May 1, 1935 in Jersey City, NJ
          (78 years old)

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Notes:


• Buried: St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery (Jersey City, NJ)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
JCS
NvH
30
SS
2
9
8
1
5
1
0
0
2
0
0
1
0
0
.625
.667
.750
1.417
269
JCJ
NvH
29
SS
5
19
19
5
5
1
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
.263
.263
.316
.579
109
2
1
SS
7
28
27
6
10
2
0
0
4
1
0
1
0
0
0
.370
.393
.444
.837
161
162 Game Average
648
625
139
231
46
0
0
93
81
0
23
0
0
0
.370
.393
.444
.837
161



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
JCJ
NvH
19
.288
.287
0.0%
6.6%
0.0%
0.2%
.053
.049
JCS
NvH
9
.650
.356
11.1%
3.3%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.3%
.125
.085
2
1
28
.404
.309
3.6%
5.6%
0.0%
0.0%
0.00
0.0%
0.2%
.074
.060

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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