Don Pelham - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Don Pelham



Wilson Donald Pelham


Born: April 14, 1908 in Hawthorne, FL
Died: March 28, 1981 in Lake County, FL
          (72 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 167
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
IND
29
CF
13
50
47
8
15
1
3
2
6
0
1
0
1
1
.319
.347
.596
.943
192
BCA
30
CF
44
177
165
20
41
7
4
1
26
2
8
1
3
.248
.287
.358
.645
82
2
2
CF
57
227
212
28
56
8
7
3
32
2
9
0
2
4
.264
.300
.410
.711
107
162 Game Average
645
603
80
159
23
20
9
91
7
26
0
6
11
.264
.300
.410
.711
107
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Jacksonville Red Caps
CF
4
16
15
2
5
1
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
.333
.375
.533
.908
196
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
CF
53
211
197
26
51
7
6
3
31
2
8
0
2
4
.259
.295
.401
.696
100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
IND
50
.411
.292
2.0%
6.7%
4.0%
0.8%
.277
.098
BCA
177
.296
.329
4.5%
8.0%
0.6%
0.8%
.109
.098
2
2
227
.322
.321
4.0%
7.7%
1.3%
0.8%
.146
.098
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Jacksonville Red Caps
16
.409
.281
6.3%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.200
.093
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
211
.315
.324
3.8%
7.8%
1.4%
0.8%
.142
.099

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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, 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