Bob Romby - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bob Romby



Robert Lee Romby


Born: December 15, 1918 in Shreveport, LA
Died: November 25, 2004 in Farmville, VA
          (85 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 160
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Notes:


• Buried: Zion Baptist Church Cemetery (Dillwyn, VA)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
CF
3
1946
1948
BEG/EAS
11.0
9.2
1.9
0.0
-0.1
2
SS
3
1946
1948
BEG/EAS
8.9
4.3
3.6
0.0
1.1
3
2B
3
1946
1948
BEG
5.5
2.3
2.6
0.0
0.6
4
SP
3
1946
1948
BEG
5.0
0.6
0.0
4.5
0.0
5
LF
2
1947
1948
BEG
4.3
3.9
0.8
0.0
-0.4
6
SP
3
1946
1948
BEG/EAS
3.3
0.1
0.0
3.3
0.0
7
LF
1
1947
1947
BEG
2.5
2.7
0.1
0.0
-0.3
8
RF
2
1946
1948
BEG
2.0
1.0
1.2
0.0
-0.1
9
SP
1
1947
1947
BEG
1.9
-0.2
0.0
2.2
0.0
10
1B
3
1946
1948
BEG/EAS
1.8
3.3
-0.8
0.0
-0.8
11
2B
1
1946
1946
BEG
1.2
0.6
0.5
0.0
0.2
12
SP
1
1946
1946
BEG
0.9
-0.2
0.0
1.2
0.0
13
SP
1
1946
1946
BEG
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.8
0.0
14
3B
2
1947
1948
BEG
0.7
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.0
15
SP
1
1946
1946
BEG
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
16
RF
1
1948
1948
BEG
0.5
0.3
0.4
0.0
-0.1
17
SP
1
1946
1946
BEG
0.5
-0.2
0.0
0.7
0.0
18
LF
1
1946
1946
BEG
0.5
0.9
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
19
RF
2
1946
1947
BEG/EAS
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
20
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
21
3B
1
1946
1946
BEG
0.3
0.8
-0.5
0.0
0.0
22
3B
1
1947
1947
BEG
0.3
-0.2
0.5
0.0
0.0
23
RF
2
1946
1947
BEG
0.3
-0.1
0.7
0.0
-0.3
24
SP
3
1946
1948
BEG
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.5
0.0
25
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
26
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
27
C
1
1948
1948
BEG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
28
RP
1
1948
1948
BEG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
29
-
1
1946
1946
BEG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
30
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
31
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
32
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
33
-
1
1947
1947
BEG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
34
-
1
1946
1946
BEG
0.0
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
35
-
1
1948
1948
BEG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
36
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
37
-
1
1946
1946
BEG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
38
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
39
-
1
1946
1946
BEG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
40
-
1
1946
1946
BEG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
41
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
42
SS
1
1948
1948
BEG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
43
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
44
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
45
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
46
-
1
1946
1946
BEG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
47
1B
1
1946
1946
BEG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
48
SP
1
1947
1947
BEG
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
49
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
50
RF
1
1946
1946
BEG
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
51
RF
1
1946
1946
BEG
-0.3
-0.4
0.3
0.0
-0.2
52
-
1
1946
1946
BEG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
53
-
1
1947
1947
EAS
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
54
-
1
1947
1947
BEG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
55
3B
2
1946
1947
BEG
-0.3
0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
56
C
2
1946
1947
BEG
-0.4
-0.7
0.3
0.0
0.1
57
-
1
1948
1948
BEG
-0.6
-0.1
0.1
-0.6
0.0
58
SP
3
1946
1948
BEG
-0.7
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
59
-
1
1948
1948
BEG
-0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.7
0.0
60
-
2
1947
1948
BEG
-0.8
-0.5
-0.3
0.0
0.0
61
-
1
1946
1946
BEG
-1.0
-1.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
62
-
3
1946
1948
BEG
-1.8
-2.0
0.0
0.0
0.3

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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