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Art Pennington



Arthur David Pennington
(Superman)

Born: May 18, 1923 in Memphis, TN
Died: January 4, 2017 in Cedar Rapids, IA
          (93 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CAG
NAL
18
LF
10
45
39
2
7
0
0
0
3
0
3
3
.179
.238
.179
.418
35
19
LF
28
104
87
8
20
1
1
1
10
0
0
16
1
0
0
1
0
0
.230
.350
.299
.648
106
CAG
20
2B
33
134
125
18
29
2
4
2
16
1
9
0
0
0
.232
.284
.360
.644
108
MULT
21
2B
19
75
68
13
21
3
0
2
11
2
7
0
0
0
.309
.373
.441
.815
156
22
1B
34
146
124
22
41
6
2
2
22
6
22
0
0
0
.331
.432
.460
.891
166
5
4
1B
124
504
443
63
118
12
7
7
62
9
0
57
1
0
0
4
0
0
.266
.350
.372
.722
125
162 Game Average
658
579
82
154
16
9
9
81
14
0
74
81
0
0
5
0
0
.266
.350
.372
.722
125
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Chicago American Giants
1B
118
486
428
63
115
11
7
7
61
9
54
0
0
4
0
0
.269
.351
.376
.727
125
1
West All Stars
-
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
60
1
Indianapolis Clowns
-
2
9
8
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.125
.222
.125
.347
8
2
South All Stars
-
2
7
6
0
2
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.429
.500
.929
249



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CAG
NAL
45
.199
.296
6.7%
7.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.076
104
.322
.300
15.4%
1.0%
7.0%
16.00
1.0%
0.7%
.069
.076
CAG
134
.308
.298
6.7%
6.7%
1.5%
0.5%
.128
.071
MULT
75
.391
.304
9.3%
6.6%
2.7%
0.4%
.132
.072
146
.422
.314
15.1%
6.9%
1.4%
0.6%
.129
.087
5
4
504
.346
.304
11.3%
6.9%
50.0%
10.9%
1.00
0.87
1.4%
0.5%
.106
.077
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
5
Chicago American Giants
486
.348
.304
11.1%
6.9%
1.4%
0.6%
.107
.077
1
West All Stars
2
.388
.291
50.0%
9.4%
50.0%
10.9%
1.00
0.87
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.059
1
Indianapolis Clowns
9
.190
.311
11.1%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.072
2
South All Stars
7
.442
.243
14.3%
4.9%
0.0%
0.0%
.167
.059

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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