Leon Ruffin - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Leon Ruffin



Charles Leon Ruffin
(Lassas)

Born: February 11, 1912 in Portsmouth, VA
Died: August 14, 1970 in Portsmouth, VA
          (58 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 169
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Notes:


• Buried: Lincoln Memorial Cemetery (Portsmouth, VA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BE
NN2
23
C
14
41
38
3
9
0
0
0
5
0
3
0
0
.237
.293
.237
.530
35
NE
NN2
24
C
18
63
56
3
6
0
0
0
1
1
6
0
1
.107
.194
.107
.301
-21
PC
NN2
25
C
22
68
65
4
16
2
1
0
7
0
1
0
2
.246
.258
.308
.565
49
PC
NN2
26
C
22
85
71
5
13
1
0
0
10
0
8
0
6
.183
.266
.197
.463
24
NE/PS
27
C
23
74
69
7
9
0
0
1
3
0
4
1
.130
.178
.174
.352
-6
28
C
62
226
208
21
45
3
3
0
12
3
14
12
2
2
.216
.272
.260
.532
37
ULT
MEX
29
C
91
347
320
32
83
11
2
0
43
1
22
24
4
1
.259
.315
.306
.621
57
NE
NN2
30
C
35
124
113
16
28
4
0
0
10
1
9
2
.248
.303
.283
.586
71
31
C
32
119
109
16
23
7
1
0
20
4
8
2
0
0
.211
.277
.294
.571
51
NE
NN2
32
C
3
13
13
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.154
.154
.154
.308
-17
MULT
34
C
53
180
162
25
45
5
0
1
27
1
11
0
1
6
0
0
.278
.328
.327
.655
79
11
6
C
375
1340
1224
132
279
33
7
2
138
11
86
36
0
9
21
0
0
.228
.284
.271
.555
46
162 Game Average
579
529
57
121
14
3
1
60
6
37
42
0
5
9
0
0
.228
.284
.271
.555
46
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
237
804
730
82
156
19
2
2
84
7
53
0
3
18
0
0
.214
.270
.253
.523
42
2
vs Latin Leagues
138
536
494
50
123
14
5
0
54
4
33
36
6
3
.249
.304
.298
.602
53
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Newark Eagles
C
161
564
514
65
117
16
1
1
64
7
38
0
3
9
0
.228
.285
.268
.553
52
2
Pittsburgh Crawfords
-
44
153
136
9
29
3
1
0
17
0
9
0
8
.213
.262
.250
.512
35
2
Philadelphia Stars
C
30
84
77
8
10
0
0
1
3
0
6
1
.130
.193
.169
.362
-6
2
Algonoderos de Unión Laguna
C
138
536
494
50
123
14
5
0
54
4
33
36
6
3
.249
.304
.298
.602
53
1
North All Stars
-
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
East All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
226
.254
.357
6.2%
5.3%
9.5%
1.17
0.0%
1.2%
.043
.128
ULT
MEX
347
.302
.374
6.3%
11.1%
6.9%
8.6%
0.92
1.29
0.0%
1.1%
.047
.122
BE
NN2
41
.261
.355
7.3%
8.7%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.137
NE
NN2
63
.163
.351
9.5%
8.8%
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.127
PC
NN2
68
.249
.336
1.5%
7.9%
0.0%
1.6%
.062
.129
PC
NN2
85
.219
.344
9.4%
9.3%
0.0%
1.6%
.014
.129
NE
NN2
124
.284
.327
7.3%
9.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.035
.094
NE
NN2
13
.146
.343
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.104
NE/PS
74
.170
.348
5.4%
8.6%
1.4%
1.8%
.043
.116
119
.279
.359
6.7%
9.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.083
.106
MULT
180
.308
.347
6.1%
9.4%
0.6%
1.1%
.049
.101
11
6
1340
.266
.355
6.4%
9.7%
6.7%
9.1%
0.92
1.16
0.1%
1.2%
.043
.117
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Negro Leagues
804
.251
.346
6.6%
9.2%
0.2%
1.3%
.040
.112
2
vs Latin Leagues
536
.290
.368
6.2%
10.5%
6.7%
9.1%
0.92
1.16
0.0%
1.1%
.049
.124
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
7
Newark Eagles
564
.268
.346
6.7%
9.3%
0.2%
1.1%
.041
.107
2
Pittsburgh Crawfords
153
.233
.340
5.9%
8.7%
0.0%
1.6%
.037
.129
2
Philadelphia Stars
84
.179
.355
7.1%
9.2%
1.2%
1.6%
.039
.121
2
Algonoderos de Unión Laguna
536
.290
.368
6.2%
10.5%
6.7%
9.1%
0.92
1.16
0.0%
1.1%
.049
.124
1
North All Stars
2
.000
.301
0.0%
3.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.095
1
East All Stars
1
.000
.266
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.010

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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