Fred Merkle - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Fred Merkle



Frederick Charles Merkle
(Bonehead)

Born: December 20, 1888 in Watertown, WI
Died: March 2, 1956 in Daytona Beach, FL
          (67 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 190
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Notes:


• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
AST
CvM
21
1B
5
20
19
0
3
0
0
0
2
1
2
0
6
0
1
0
.158
.158
.158
.316
10
NYG
NvM
26
CF
3
13
12
2
3
0
1
1
3
0
1
0
0
.250
.308
.667
.974
187
2
2
CF
8
33
31
2
6
0
1
1
5
1
2
1
6
0
1
0
.194
.219
.355
.574
79
162 Game Average
668
628
41
122
0
20
20
101
23
65
20
194
0
20
0
.194
.219
.355
.574
79
 
Team Lg Pos
1
All Stars I
1B
5
20
19
0
3
0
0
0
2
1
2
0
6
0
1
0
.158
.158
.158
.316
10
1
New York Giants
CF
3
13
12
2
3
0
1
1
3
0
1
0
0
.250
.308
.667
.974
187



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
AST
CvM
20
.148
.281
0.0%
6.6%
30.0%
11.7%
0.00
0.56
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.058
NYG
NvM
13
.451
.311
7.7%
5.8%
14.4%
0.40
7.7%
0.3%
.417
.070
2
2
33
.267
.293
3.0%
6.2%
30.0%
12.7%
0.00
0.50
3.0%
0.4%
.161
.063
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
All Stars I
20
.148
.281
0.0%
6.6%
30.0%
11.7%
0.00
0.56
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.058
1
New York Giants
13
.451
.311
7.7%
5.8%
7.7%
0.3%
.417
.070

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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