Herman Roth - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Herman Roth



Herman Jacob Roth
(Bobby)

Born: March 6, 1896 in New Orleans, LA
Died: April 8, 1988 in New Orleans, LA
          (92 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 154
Biographical
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Notes:


• College: New Orleans University (New Orleans, LA) , Southern University (Baton Rouge, LA)
• Buried: Mount Olivet Cemetery (New Orleans, LA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NNL
27
C
54
182
167
16
45
4
1
1
18
1
7
1
7
.269
.303
.323
.626
68
NNL
28
C
30
95
91
9
19
3
0
1
14
1
2
0
2
.209
.226
.275
.501
35
NNL
29
C
5
15
14
2
4
0
0
0
3
0
1
0
.286
.333
.286
.619
73
3
4
C
89
292
272
27
68
7
1
2
35
2
10
1
9
.250
.279
.305
.584
57
162 Game Average
532
495
49
124
13
2
4
64
4
18
2
16
.250
.279
.305
.584
57
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Milwaukee Bears
C
44
150
135
14
37
3
1
1
16
1
7
1
7
.274
.315
.333
.648
73
3
Chicago American Giants
C
19
56
53
7
13
1
0
0
5
0
2
0
1
.245
.273
.264
.537
46
1
Detroit Stars I
C
22
72
70
5
14
3
0
1
11
1
1
0
1
.200
.211
.286
.497
31
1
Birmingham Black Barons
C
4
14
14
1
4
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
.286
.286
.286
.571
59



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NNL
182
.283
.336
3.8%
7.9%
0.5%
1.3%
.054
.117
NNL
95
.230
.341
2.1%
8.2%
1.1%
0.9%
.066
.106
NNL
15
.298
.321
6.7%
8.1%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.122
3
4
292
.266
.337
3.4%
8.0%
0.7%
1.2%
.055
.113
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Milwaukee Bears
150
.291
.337
4.7%
8.0%
0.7%
1.3%
.059
.117
3
Chicago American Giants
56
.253
.324
3.6%
7.7%
0.0%
1.1%
.019
.107
1
Detroit Stars I
72
.227
.348
1.4%
8.4%
1.4%
0.9%
.086
.108
1
Birmingham Black Barons
14
.266
.321
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.122

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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, 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