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Satchel Paige



Leroy Robert Paige


Born: July 7, 1906 in Mobile, AL
Died: June 8, 1982 in Kansas City, MO
          (75 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'3"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1971
• College: Knoxville College (Knoxville, TN)
• Buried: Forest Hill & Calvary Cemetery (Kansas City, MO)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
BBB
20
SP
7
2
.778
22
11
5
3
1
108.1
43
31
88
1
29
100
1
2
43
2.58
144
BBB
NNL
21
SP
11
4
.733
25
15
10
1
4
132.0
47
34
113
2
25
121
2
3
532
2.32
171
BBB
NNL
22
SP
11
9
.550
29
18
14
0
2
185.2
104
76
188
43
189
6
2
3.68
118
23
SP
10
3
.769
16
12
10
3
1
102.2
39
34
83
2
19
91
3
1
120
2.98
164
MULT
24
SP
4
2
.667
9
6
5
1
0
55.0
14
9
43
2
13
42
0
1
219
1.47
272
PC
25
SP
10
6
.625
23
17
13
3
3
138.1
50
34
106
1
50
141
1
3
574
2.21
195
PC
NN2
26
SP
4
5
.444
12
10
8
0
1
78.2
23
17
49
2
16
77
0
0
300
1.94
213
27
SP
14
3
.824
20
16
15
5
0
149.2
36
25
100
2
30
157
0
0
2
575
1.50
262
IND
28
SP
2
0
1.000
6
6
4
3
0
41.0
4
1
22
0
6
67
0
1
148
0.22
1,704
MULT
MULT
29
SP
9
2
.818
15
13
8
2
1
91.2
37
31
77
5
32
100
1
0
0
380
3.04
148
SDS
IND
30
SP
1
1
.500
3
2
2
0
0
20.0
9
7
23
2
4
18
0
0
90
3.15
91
MULT
MULT
34
SP
6
0
1.000
11
10
3
0
0
57.0
16
14
40
0
6
49
1
0
2
7
2.21
153
MULT
35
SP
4
6
.400
16
13
5
0
1
91.2
32
22
77
1
17
76
1
0
1
83
2.16
174
MULT
MULT
36
SP
12
8
.600
30
26
3
0
1
132.2
53
41
117
2
32
111
0
0
2
542
2.78
127
KCM
NAL
37
SP
6
3
.667
14
14
5
3
0
87.2
13
7
53
18
85
1
1
0.72
447
KCM
NAL
38
SP
3
3
.500
8
7
1
1
0
38.0
19
15
33
0
10
41
1
0
0
151
3.55
109
MULT
39
SP
3
4
.429
14
9
0
0
0
45.0
21
16
48
1
10
44
0
0
141
3.20
120
KCM
NAL
40
SP
0
2
.000
4
4
1
0
0
17.0
3
2
13
0
1
18
1
0
0
62
1.06
404
18
15
SP
117
63
.650
277
209
112
25
15
1572.0
563
416
1273
23
361
1527
19
0
21
3967
2.38
169
162 Game Average
16
9
.650
39
29
16
3
2
220.0
79
58
178
5
51
214
3
0
3
865
2.38
169
 
Team Lg Pos
18
Negro Leagues
114
60
.655
266
199
110
25
15
1525.0
547
404
1236
22
344
1467
18
0
21
3768
2.38
170
3
vs Major Leagues
3
3
.500
11
10
2
0
0
47.0
16
12
37
1
17
60
1
0
199
2.30
158
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Birmingham Black Barons
SP
36
17
.679
88
52
36
6
8
501.1
221
165
441
3
106
479
11
8
575
2.96
141
1
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
3
1
.750
4
4
3
1
0
27.1
12
10
31
2
10
22
1
0
120
3.29
170
1
Homestead Grays
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
2
1
11
0
3
4
0
0
40
1.00
368
1
Cleveland Cubs
SP
1
1
.500
5
3
2
1
0
25.1
8
6
19
2
4
18
0
1
97
2.13
200
5
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
37
17
.685
68
55
45
10
5
455.0
146
107
332
10
130
462
1
5
1820
2.12
205
2
East All Stars
RP
1
0
1.000
2
0
0
0
0
7.0
1
0
5
0
0
9
0
0
0
26
0.00
0
1
Bismarck
SP
2
0
1.000
3
3
3
2
0
27.0
4
1
18
0
5
44
0
1
103
0.33
1,110
8
Kansas City Monarchs
SP
29
22
.569
87
76
18
5
2
433.0
139
104
343
3
82
398
5
0
6
858
2.16
170
1
NNL All Stars II
SP
1
0
1.000
3
3
1
0
0
17.0
3
2
8
0
4
24
1
0
65
1.06
315
1
Santo Domingo Stars
RP
1
1
.500
3
2
2
0
0
20.0
9
7
23
2
4
18
0
0
90
3.15
91
1
New York Black Yankees
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
3
2
5
0
8
0
0
2.00
209
3
West All Stars
RP
1
1
.500
3
1
0
0
0
8.0
3
1
6
0
4
8
0
0
0
33
1.13
264
1
South All Stars
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
0
0
0
6.0
1
1
8
0
0
5
0
0
26
1.50
155
1
Memphis Red Sox
RP
1
0
1.000
1
1
0
0
0
5.0
0
0
0
0
2
7
0
0
15
0.00
0
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
SP
1
3
.250
7
6
0
0
0
22.0
11
9
23
1
7
21
0
0
99
3.68
97



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BBB
20
SP
108.1
1.08
1.33
22.8%
13.9%
6.6%
6.2%
3.45
1.63
0.2%
BBB
NNL
21
SP
132.0
1.05
1.34
22.7%
10.2%
4.7%
6.4%
4.84
1.61
0.4%
1.1%
BBB
NNL
22
SP
185.2
1.24
1.42
24.3%
10.6%
5.5%
7.9%
4.40
1.33
23
SP
102.2
0.99
1.44
22.6%
10.8%
4.7%
7.8%
4.79
1.43
0.5%
MULT
24
SP
55.0
1.02
1.36
19.2%
11.2%
5.9%
7.7%
3.23
1.45
0.9%
0.9%
PC
25
SP
138.1
1.13
1.40
24.6%
14.7%
8.7%
8.5%
2.82
1.73
0.2%
1.0%
PC
NN2
26
SP
78.2
0.83
1.33
25.7%
12.7%
5.3%
6.7%
4.81
1.89
0.7%
1.0%
27
SP
149.2
0.87
1.34
27.3%
22.9%
5.2%
6.0%
5.23
1.87
0.3%
0.5%
IND
28
SP
41.0
0.68
1.20
45.3%
18.7%
4.1%
5.9%
11.17
3.19
0.0%
2.2%
MULT
MULT
29
SP
91.2
1.19
1.47
26.3%
17.8%
8.4%
8.3%
3.13
1.64
1.3%
0.7%
SDS
IND
30
SP
20.0
1.35
1.09
20.0%
20.6%
4.4%
5.8%
4.50
3.57
2.2%
1.0%
MULT
MULT
34
SP
57.0
0.81
1.18
22.9%
13.1%
2.8%
6.4%
8.17
2.08
0.0%
MULT
35
SP
91.2
1.03
1.35
20.6%
18.2%
4.6%
9.5%
4.47
1.85
0.3%
MULT
MULT
36
SP
132.2
1.12
1.26
20.5%
13.7%
5.9%
6.0%
3.47
1.78
0.4%
0.7%
KCM
NAL
37
SP
87.2
0.81
1.22
25.8%
12.3%
5.5%
7.4%
4.72
1.67
KCM
NAL
38
SP
38.0
1.13
1.32
27.2%
12.6%
6.6%
7.6%
4.10
1.67
0.0%
0.7%
MULT
39
SP
45.0
1.29
1.35
23.2%
16.1%
5.3%
8.3%
4.40
2.08
0.5%
KCM
NAL
40
SP
17.0
0.82
1.50
29.0%
12.1%
1.6%
9.3%
18.00
1.30
0.0%
0.8%
18
15
SP
1572.0
1.04
1.35
24.3%
12.8%
5.7%
7.5%
4.23
1.74
0.6%
1.0%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
18
Negro Leagues
1525.0
1.04
1.34
24.1%
12.5%
5.6%
7.5%
4.26
1.71
0.6%
1.0%
3
vs Major Leagues
47.0
1.15
1.36
30.2%
20.6%
8.5%
8.2%
3.53
2.52
0.5%
1.2%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
4
Birmingham Black Barons
SP
501.1
1.09
1.38
23.6%
10.6%
5.2%
7.2%
4.52
1.49
0.5%
1.1%
1
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
27.1
1.50
1.58
18.3%
10.3%
8.3%
8.1%
2.20
1.27
1.7%
1.5%
1
Cleveland Cubs
SP
25.1
0.91
1.45
18.6%
11.6%
4.1%
8.7%
4.50
1.34
2.1%
1.0%
1
Homestead Grays
SP
9.0
1.56
1.25
10.0%
11.1%
7.5%
7.1%
1.33
1.56
0.0%
0.9%
5
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
455.0
1.02
1.39
25.4%
13.1%
7.1%
7.9%
3.55
1.67
0.5%
1.0%
2
East All Stars
RP
7.0
0.71
0.90
34.6%
24.4%
0.0%
5.4%
0.00
5.50
0.0%
0.0%
1
Bismarck
SP
27.0
0.85
1.19
42.7%
19.1%
4.9%
5.9%
8.80
3.21
0.0%
2.3%
8
Kansas City Monarchs
SP
433.0
0.98
1.28
23.4%
13.4%
4.8%
7.5%
4.85
1.80
0.3%
0.8%
1
NNL All Stars II
SP
17.0
0.71
1.30
36.9%
26.9%
6.2%
9.0%
6.00
2.98
0.0%
0.7%
1
Santo Domingo Stars
RP
20.0
1.35
1.09
20.0%
20.6%
4.4%
5.8%
4.50
3.57
2.2%
1.0%
1
New York Black Yankees
SP
9.0
0.56
1.39
25.8%
10.0%
0.0%
7.8%
0.00
1.28
3
West All Stars
RP
8.0
1.25
1.20
24.2%
17.6%
12.1%
8.6%
2.00
2.48
0.0%
0.9%
1
South All Stars
SP
6.0
1.33
1.26
19.2%
14.9%
0.0%
4.1%
0.00
3.63
0.0%
0.0%
1
Memphis Red Sox
RP
5.0
0.40
1.29
46.7%
11.8%
13.3%
7.1%
3.50
1.65
0.0%
0.5%
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
SP
22.0
1.36
1.27
21.2%
18.3%
7.1%
7.4%
3.00
2.47
1.0%
1.6%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
20
SP
22
43
40
43
88
0
0
1
1
29
100
2
1
1
2.200
1.676
2.275
3.951
BBB
NNL
21
SP
25
532
494
47
113
12
3
2
7
25
121
3
10
6
.229
.270
.277
.547
BBB
NNL
22
SP
29
104
188
43
189
2
23
SP
16
120
105
39
83
3
3
2
1
19
91
1
5
3
.790
.824
.933
1.757
MULT
24
SP
9
219
199
14
43
4
2
2
1
13
42
1
6
3
.216
.268
.286
.554
PC
25
SP
23
574
506
50
106
18
4
1
11
50
141
3
15
9
.209
.284
.267
.551
PC
NN2
26
SP
12
300
280
23
49
12
2
2
3
16
77
0
4
1
.175
.220
.254
.473
27
SP
20
575
535
36
100
23
5
2
7
0
30
157
2
8
0
8
.187
.233
.260
.493
IND
28
SP
6
148
140
4
22
5
1
0
11
6
67
1
1
2
.157
.197
.207
.404
MULT
MULT
29
SP
15
380
343
37
77
12
5
5
3
32
100
0
5
0
4
.224
.291
.332
.623
SDS
IND
30
SP
3
90
85
9
23
3
1
2
8
4
18
0
1
1
.271
.303
.400
.703
MULT
MULT
34
SP
11
7
6
16
40
0
0
0
0
1
6
49
0
2
0
0
0
6.667
3.429
6.667
10.095
MULT
35
SP
16
83
74
32
77
1
0
1
3
0
17
76
2
1
2
1
2
1.041
1.022
1.095
2.116
MULT
MULT
36
SP
30
542
503
53
117
12
5
2
9
32
111
2
5
0
0
.233
.281
.288
.569
KCM
NAL
37
SP
14
13
53
18
85
1
KCM
NAL
38
SP
8
151
137
19
33
5
4
0
2
10
41
0
4
4
.241
.293
.336
.628
MULT
39
SP
14
141
130
21
48
6
1
1
2
10
44
0
3
2
.369
.414
.454
.868
KCM
NAL
40
SP
4
62
60
3
13
1
1
0
0
0
1
18
0
0
1
1
.217
.230
.267
.496
18
15
SP
277
3967
3637
563
1273
117
37
23
69
1
361
1527
2
21
71
1
47
.217
.269
.289
.558
 
Team Lg Pos
18
Negro Leagues
266
3768
3459
547
1236
109
35
22
69
1
344
1467
2
21
67
1
45
.218
.269
.289
.558
3
vs Major Leagues
11
199
178
16
37
8
2
1
0
17
60
0
4
2
.208
.277
.292
.569
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Birmingham Black Barons
SP
88
575
534
221
441
12
3
3
8
106
479
8
11
7
.228
.270
.279
.549
1
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
4
120
105
12
31
3
3
2
1
10
22
0
5
3
.295
.357
.438
.795
1
Homestead Grays
SP
1
40
35
2
11
1
0
0
0
3
4
0
2
1
.314
.368
.343
.711
1
Cleveland Cubs
SP
5
97
92
8
19
2
1
2
1
4
18
1
0
1
.207
.247
.315
.563
5
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
68
1820
1649
146
332
63
15
10
24
130
462
5
36
22
.201
.262
.276
.538
2
East All Stars
RP
2
26
26
1
5
1
0
0
0
0
0
9
0
0
0
1
.192
.192
.231
.423
1
Bismarck
SP
3
103
96
4
18
3
1
0
9
5
44
1
1
2
.188
.235
.240
.475
8
Kansas City Monarchs
SP
87
858
799
139
343
20
11
3
14
0
82
398
0
6
11
6
.232
.275
.295
.570
1
NNL All Stars II
SP
3
65
61
3
8
2
2
0
0
4
24
0
0
0
.131
.185
.230
.414
1
Santo Domingo Stars
RP
3
90
85
9
23
3
1
2
8
4
18
0
1
1
.271
.303
.400
.703
1
New York Black Yankees
SP
1
3
5
0
8
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
3
West All Stars
RP
3
33
27
3
6
1
0
0
3
1
4
8
2
0
1
1
2
.222
.313
.259
.572
1
Memphis Red Sox
RP
1
15
13
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
7
0
0
.000
.133
.000
.133
1
South All Stars
SP
1
26
26
1
8
2
0
0
1
0
5
0
0
.308
.308
.385
.692
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
SP
7
99
89
11
23
4
0
1
0
7
21
0
3
1
.258
.313
.337
.650

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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