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Dewitt Owens



Dewitt Owens


Born: September 25, 1900 in Austin, TX
Died: May 2, 1983 in Austin, TX
          (82 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 175
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Notes:


• College: Samuel Huston College (Austin, TX)
• Buried: Evergreen Cemetery (Austin, TX)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CEL
NNL
25
2B
28
121
113
17
39
8
0
0
7
5
4
1
3
.345
.373
.416
.789
98
BBB
26
SS
72
279
255
28
67
8
0
1
21
3
10
0
14
.263
.291
.306
.596
67
BBB
NNL
27
SS
80
280
257
18
58
9
1
0
16
6
10
0
13
.226
.255
.268
.523
47
MRS
NNL
28
SS
62
249
232
24
51
3
0
0
16
1
11
0
6
.220
.255
.233
.488
30
BBB
NNL
29
SS
32
107
100
13
26
3
2
0
8
4
6
0
1
.260
.302
.330
.632
73
5
3
SS
274
1036
957
100
241
31
3
1
68
19
41
1
37
.252
.283
.294
.577
57
162 Game Average
613
566
59
142
18
2
1
40
12
24
1
22
.252
.283
.294
.577
57
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Cleveland Elites
2B
28
121
113
17
39
8
0
0
7
5
4
1
3
.345
.373
.416
.789
98
3
Birmingham Black Barons
SS
184
666
612
59
151
20
3
1
45
13
26
0
28
.247
.277
.294
.572
60
1
Memphis Red Sox
SS
62
249
232
24
51
3
0
0
16
1
11
0
6
.220
.255
.233
.488
30



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CEL
NNL
121
.357
.357
3.3%
8.4%
0.0%
1.4%
.071
.131
BBB
279
.265
.320
3.6%
7.4%
0.4%
1.3%
.043
.113
BBB
NNL
280
.234
.320
3.6%
6.4%
0.0%
1.2%
.043
.108
MRS
NNL
249
.228
.336
4.4%
8.3%
0.0%
1.6%
.013
.125
BBB
NNL
107
.293
.332
5.6%
7.9%
0.0%
1.1%
.070
.114
5
3
1036
.261
.330
4.0%
7.5%
0.1%
1.3%
.042
.117
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Cleveland Elites
121
.357
.357
3.3%
8.4%
0.0%
1.4%
.071
.131
3
Birmingham Black Barons
666
.256
.322
3.9%
7.0%
0.2%
1.2%
.047
.111
1
Memphis Red Sox
249
.228
.336
4.4%
8.3%
0.0%
1.6%
.013
.125

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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