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)


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
BE
NN2
23
14
12
91.0
51
10
1
1
1
13
.984
.980
6.03
6.46
0.4
4.3
0.0
0.3
NE
NN2
24
18
17
136.2
80
18
1
3
3
6
.990
.976
6.45
6.19
0.2
1.5
1.7
-1.5
PC
NN2
25
20
17
142.0
73
16
1
1
3
10
.989
.977
5.64
6.16
-2.1
-14.7
0.8
-2.9
PC
NN2
26
21
21
174.0
115
14
7
2
2
2
.949
.974
6.67
6.14
-1.1
-6.3
-0.4
-0.7
NE
NN2
27
7
PS
NN2
27
12
PS
NLP
27
1
PS
NN2
28
15
ULT
MEX
28
47
ULT
MEX
29
91
NE
NN2
30
29
NE
NN2
31
28
232.0
162
24
3
1
2
0
7
.984
.971
7.22
6.08
4.3
18.3
2.4
1.9
NOS
NSA
31
1
0.0
3
2
0
1
2
0
0
1.000
1.000
7.41
-2.5
-2.5
0.8
-3.4
NE
NN2
32
3
NE
NN2
34
42
38
321.0
250
25
3
1
2
11
.989
.980
7.71
6.08
0.5
1.7
-0.1
0.6
NE
WS
34
7
7
61.0
43
6
1
0
0
9
.980
.979
7.23
7.07
0.2
3.1
0.2
0.0
EAS
EWA
34
1
0
3.0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
.962
9.00
6.62
-0.2
-65.7
-0.2
0.0
11
6
357
112
1160.2
780
115
17
10
15
0
58
.981
.977
6.94
6.20
-0.3
-0.3
5.3
-5.6


Glossary
First Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
PC
NN2
25
1
1
8.0
9
0
0
1
1.000
.987
10.13
10.93
-0.4
-48.3
-0.4
NE
NN2
30
4
NE
NN2
34
2
1
6.0
9
0
0
0
1.000
.978
13.50
10.51
0.1
16.8
0.1
3
2
7
2
14.0
18
0
0
1
1.000
.983
11.57
10.75
-0.3
-20.4
-0.3


Glossary
Third Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
NE
NN2
30
4
1
1
4


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
Team Lg
PC
NN2
25
1
PC
NN2
26
1
NE
NN2
34
1
3
2
3


Glossary
Right Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
NE
NN2
31
2
14.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.931
1.29
1.54
-0.1
-8.1
0.0
-0.1
1
1
2
14.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.931
1.29
1.54
-0.1
-8.1
0.0
-0.1



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