Wid Matthews - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Wid Matthews



Wid Curry Matthews
(Matty)

Born: October 20, 1896 in Raleigh, IL
Died: October 5, 1965 in Hollywood, CA
          (68 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 155
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Notes:


• Buried: Roseland Park Cemetery (Hattiesburg, MS)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NvM
26
CF
4
17
17
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.118
.118
.118
.235
-35
1
2
CF
4
17
17
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.118
.118
.118
.235
-35
162 Game Average
689
689
0
81
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.118
.118
.118
.235
-35
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Philadelphia Athletics II
CF
2
10
10
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
11
1
Major League All Stars I
-
2
7
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NvM
17
.108
.316
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.129
1
2
17
.108
.316
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.129
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Philadelphia Athletics II
10
.183
.316
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.129
1
Major League All Stars I
7
.000
.316
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.129

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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