Buck O'Neil - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Buck O'Neil



John Jordan O'Neil Jr.


Born: November 13, 1911 in Carrabelle, FL
Died: October 6, 2006 in Kansas City, MO
          (94 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 190
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Notes:


• College: Edward Waters College (Jacksonville, FL)
• Buried: Forest Hill & Calvary Cemetery (Kansas City, MO)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MULT
30
1B
42
174
167
23
46
7
2
1
25
3
0
5
2
0
0
2
0
0
.275
.297
.359
.656
105
MRS
NAL
25
LF
9
34
34
5
10
1
4
0
4
0
0
0
0
.294
.294
.559
.853
136
KCM
NAL
26
1B
40
151
132
27
34
7
3
3
19
11
17
0
2
.258
.342
.424
.767
122
KCM
NAL
28
1B
31
121
114
19
35
7
3
1
30
5
6
1
.307
.342
.447
.789
148
KCM
NAL
29
1B
32
139
129
18
30
5
2
0
11
6
7
3
.233
.272
.302
.574
80
KCM
NAL
35
1B
52
207
182
42
50
13
3
2
28
9
21
1
3
.275
.353
.412
.765
106
KCM
27
1B
51
190
171
23
36
6
5
1
23
4
15
4
.211
.274
.322
.596
73
31
1B
42
165
153
21
43
4
0
1
18
4
9
0
1
2
0
0
.281
.325
.327
.652
110
MULT
34
1B
57
225
192
29
56
4
6
2
21
4
32
0
1
.292
.393
.406
.799
135
KCM
36
1B
30
111
104
8
23
2
0
0
12
2
7
0
0
.221
.270
.240
.511
38
10
4
1B
386
1517
1378
215
363
56
28
11
191
48
0
119
2
0
2
18
0
0
.263
.323
.369
.692
104
162 Game Average
637
578
90
152
24
12
5
80
21
0
50
108
0
1
8
0
0
.263
.323
.369
.692
104
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
373
1468
1337
208
351
55
26
11
186
47
0
112
2
0
2
17
0
0
.263
.320
.367
.688
103
1
vs Major Leagues
13
49
41
7
12
1
2
0
5
1
7
0
1
.293
.396
.415
.810
152
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Memphis Red Sox
LF
9
34
34
5
10
1
4
0
4
0
0
0
0
.294
.294
.559
.853
136
9
Kansas City Monarchs
1B
361
1423
1293
203
341
54
22
11
181
47
112
2
16
0
.264
.323
.365
.688
103
2
West All Stars
-
3
11
10
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
1B
13
49
41
7
12
1
2
0
5
1
7
0
1
.293
.396
.415
.810
152



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
MRS
NAL
34
.366
.325
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.265
.112
KCM
NAL
151
.353
.322
11.3%
7.7%
2.0%
0.7%
.167
.095
KCM
190
.278
.321
7.9%
8.9%
0.5%
0.7%
.111
.096
KCM
NAL
121
.374
.310
5.0%
8.9%
0.8%
0.6%
.140
.072
KCM
NAL
139
.271
.302
5.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.070
.077
MULT
174
.305
.301
2.9%
1.1%
7.0%
2.50
0.6%
0.7%
.084
.079
165
.314
.298
5.5%
0.0%
6.9%
0.6%
0.5%
.046
.072
MULT
225
.382
.321
14.2%
7.8%
0.9%
0.9%
.115
.092
KCM
NAL
207
.359
.352
10.1%
9.4%
1.0%
0.8%
.137
.102
KCM
111
.255
.351
6.3%
9.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.019
.108
10
4
1517
.326
.320
7.8%
8.2%
18.2%
10.8%
0.00
0.77
0.7%
0.7%
.105
.089
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Negro Leagues
1468
.325
.321
7.6%
8.2%
18.2%
10.8%
0.00
0.77
0.7%
0.7%
.105
.088
1
vs Major Leagues
49
.360
.286
14.3%
6.6%
0.0%
1.4%
.122
.114
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Memphis Red Sox
34
.366
.325
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.265
.112
9
Kansas City Monarchs
1423
.327
.322
7.9%
8.2%
0.8%
0.7%
.101
.088
2
West All Stars
11
.000
.250
0.0%
8.3%
18.2%
10.8%
0.00
0.77
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.047
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
49
.360
.286
14.3%
6.6%
0.0%
1.4%
.122
.114

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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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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