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Verdell Mathis



Verdell Jackson Mathis
(Lefty)

Born: November 18, 1913 in Crawfordsville, AR
Died: October 30, 1998 in Memphis, TN
          (84 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 155
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Notes:


• High School: Booker T. Washington HS (Memphis, TN)
• Buried: Memphis Memory Gardens (Memphis, TN)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MRS
NAL
26
CF
28
77
73
7
22
4
0
1
11
2
4
0
.301
.338
.397
.735
122
MULT
MULT
27
SP
23
22
21
6
9
0
0
0
4
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.429
.455
.429
.883
170
MULT
MULT
28
SP
15
33
31
6
12
0
0
0
5
1
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
.387
.424
.387
.811
161
29
SP
25
84
72
10
15
1
0
0
7
0
12
0
0
0
.208
.321
.222
.544
65
30
LF
11
25
24
1
5
0
0
0
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
.208
.240
.208
.448
38
MULT
MULT
31
CF
16
41
34
10
12
2
0
0
4
1
0
5
0
0
0
2
0
0
.353
.436
.412
.848
150
MRS
NAL
32
LF
9
33
32
4
7
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.219
.242
.250
.492
45
MRS
NAL
33
SP
2
7
7
2
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.429
.429
.429
.857
130
MRS
NAL
34
SP
7
14
12
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.167
.231
.167
.397
6
9
7
SP
136
336
306
48
87
8
0
1
37
5
0
27
0
0
0
3
0
0
.284
.342
.320
.663
98
162 Game Average
400
403
63
115
11
0
1
49
7
0
36
0
0
0
4
0
0
.284
.342
.320
.663
98
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
123
336
306
48
87
8
0
1
37
5
0
27
0
0
0
3
0
0
.284
.342
.320
.663
98
1
vs Latin Leagues
13
0
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Memphis Red Sox
SP
111
314
284
45
81
8
0
1
37
5
27
0
0
3
0
.285
.347
.324
.671
102
1
Chicago American Giants
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Alijadores de Tampico
SP
13
0
4
West All Stars
SP
4
5
5
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.600
.600
.600
1.200
170
1
NAL All Stars
SP
1
3
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
5
11
11
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.182
.364
-6
1
South All Stars
-
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
325



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
MRS
NAL
77
.356
.322
5.2%
9.3%
1.3%
0.6%
.096
.075
MULT
MULT
22
.427
.312
4.5%
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.080
MULT
MULT
33
.393
.303
6.1%
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.070
84
.283
.317
14.3%
7.5%
0.0%
0.5%
.014
.080
25
.218
.308
4.0%
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.074
MULT
MULT
41
.391
.320
12.2%
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.059
.086
MRS
NAL
33
.242
.328
3.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.031
.078
MRS
NAL
7
.414
.353
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.103
MRS
NAL
14
.192
.356
7.1%
9.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.115
9
7
336
.323
.319
8.0%
8.1%
0.0%
5.4%
0.99
0.3%
0.6%
.036
.080
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Negro Leagues
336
.323
.319
8.0%
8.1%
0.0%
5.4%
0.99
0.3%
0.6%
.036
.080
1
vs Latin Leagues
0
.000
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Memphis Red Sox
314
.327
.318
8.6%
7.9%
0.3%
0.6%
.039
.080
1
Alijadores de Tampico
0
.000
1
Chicago American Giants
1
.000
.295
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.076
4
West All Stars
5
.577
.366
0.0%
9.9%
0.0%
5.4%
0.99
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.087
1
NAL All Stars
3
.000
.250
0.0%
17.9%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.000
1
Philadelphia Stars
11
.175
.368
0.0%
10.0%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.109
1
South All Stars
2
.501
.235
0.0%
7.4%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.032

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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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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