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Cumberland Posey



Cumberland Willis Posey Jr.


Born: June 20, 1890 in Homestead, PA
Died: March 28, 1946 in Pittsburgh, PA
          (55 years old)

Bats:
Throws:
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 140
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame as a Pioneer / Executive in 2006
• High School: Homestead HS (Homestead, PA)
• College: Pennsylvania State College (State College, PA) , Duquesne University (Pittsburgh, PA)
• Buried: Homestead Cemetery (Munhall, PA)
• Relatives: See Posey (Brother)
• Visit Manager Page


Compared to Contemporary Left Fielders (Top 50)

Compare With:



Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
LF
19
1920-1940
16.9
17.3
2.1
0.0
-2.5
2
LF
9
1919-1928
14.2
15.6
1.0
0.0
-2.5
3
LF
16
1909-1932
16.7
14.3
5.4
-0.8
-2.3
4
LF
14
1911-1924
12.0
14.1
0.4
0.0
-2.5
5
LF
12
1917-1933
10.5
11.5
1.6
0.0
-2.6
6
LF
17
1904-1928
8.8
11.2
-0.2
0.0
-2.2
7
LF
19
1907-1928
2.5
11.0
-5.5
0.0
-3.1
8
LF
11
1914-1925
7.3
8.9
-0.4
0.0
-1.2
9
LF
8
1913-1923
7.3
8.4
0.2
0.0
-1.3
10
LF
16
1905-1921
5.1
6.6
-0.3
0.0
-1.2
11
LF
14
1907-1922
0.8
5.9
-2.2
-0.9
-2.0
12
LF
14
1906-1920
3.7
5.8
-1.3
0.0
-0.8
13
LF
15
1908-1925
5.5
5.2
1.1
1.3
-2.1
14
LF
4
1920-1923
2.8
4.9
-1.3
0.0
-0.8
15
LF
10
1910-1921
0.8
2.2
-1.2
0.2
-0.4
16
LF
5
1920-1924
2.1
2.1
0.3
0.0
-0.4
17
LF
5
1912-1921
2.6
1.6
1.1
0.0
-0.1
18
LF
4
1918-1921
1.1
1.5
0.0
0.0
-0.4
19
LF
9
1919-1927
0.3
1.4
-0.2
0.0
-0.9
20
LF
6
1914-1921
-1.2
0.8
-1.9
0.0
0.0
21
LF
2
1919-1922
0.5
0.7
-0.2
0.0
0.0
22
LF
3
1918-1928
0.0
0.4
-0.4
0.0
0.0
23
LF
2
1919-1921
-0.1
0.4
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
24
LF
2
1920-1921
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
25
LF
1
1920
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
26
LF
1
1920
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
27
LF
4
1913-1921
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
28
LF
2
1919-1923
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
29
LF
8
1912-1924
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.1
-0.3
30
LF
2
1920-1926
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
31
LF
3
1918-1926
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
32
LF
3
1918-1922
0.0
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
33
LF
2
1919-1921
-0.4
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
34
LF
5
1916-1920
0.2
-0.1
0.5
0.0
-0.2
35
LF
3
1919-1923
-0.2
-0.2
0.3
-0.2
0.0
36
LF
12
1918-1931
-2.3
-0.7
-0.4
0.0
-1.1
37
LF
3
1920-1923
-1.1
-0.9
-0.3
0.0
0.1
38
LF
5
1917-1926
-2.4
-1.0
-0.8
0.0
-0.5
39
LF
7
1919-1926
-4.2
-1.1
-2.3
-0.5
-0.3
40
LF
13
1920-1933
-3.3
-2.0
-0.3
0.0
-1.0

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