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Topper Rigney



Emory Elmo Rigney


Born: January 7, 1897 in Groveton, TX
Died: June 7, 1972 in San Antonio, TX
          (75 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 150
Biographical
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Notes:


• College: Texas A&M University (College Station, TX)
• Buried: Sunset Memorial Park (San Antonio, TX)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
DET
NvM
25
SS
3
14
12
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
.250
.357
.333
.690
90
DET
NvM
26
SS
3
14
11
2
3
1
0
0
3
0
2
0
1
.273
.385
.364
.748
109
2
1
SS
6
28
23
3
6
2
0
0
4
0
4
0
0
1
.261
.370
.348
.718
99
162 Game Average
756
621
81
162
54
0
0
108
0
108
0
0
27
.261
.370
.348
.718
99



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
DET
NvM
14
.338
.338
14.3%
8.4%
0.0%
2.6%
3.18
0.0%
0.5%
.083
.101
DET
NvM
14
.326
.316
14.3%
7.9%
0.0%
1.7%
.091
.129
2
1
28
.332
.327
14.3%
8.2%
0.0%
2.6%
3.18
0.0%
1.1%
.087
.115

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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