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Branch Russell



Branch Lee Russell


Born: October 9, 1895 in South Boston, VA
Died: May 1, 1959 in St. Louis, MO
          (63 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 165
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• Buried: Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery (Lemay, MO)
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Glossary
# Players Pos HoF
Branch Russell
RF
1000
162
607
133
187
28
15
12
103
79
54
16
.307
.391
.461
 
1
3B
983
162
632
101
197
34
9
12
88
38
31
9
.311
.351
.449
2
RF
981
162
633
119
190
31
18
9
114
63
25
36
.300
.368
.446
3
3B
978
162
592
147
174
27
19
13
109
129
50
47
.294
.435
.467
4
3B
975
162
621
135
193
35
10
9
109
90
31
32
.310
.407
.443
5
3B
973
162
615
91
189
32
11
10
102
49
19
24
.307
.363
.442
6
2B
973
162
560
102
169
33
10
12
80
80
59
15
.302
.392
.461
7
CF
972
162
657
132
201
36
13
10
88
65
29
34
.307
.374
.444
8
CF
972
162
637
127
198
28
12
11
108
63
37
43
.311
.376
.448
9
CF
971
162
584
98
181
32
11
9
86
69
59
44
.311
.389
.450
10
RF
970
162
648
144
201
28
18
12
93
82
35
47
.311
.392
.463
11
3B
968
162
591
83
180
31
3
15
77
54
46
16
.305
.365
.442
12
LF
967
162
689
140
214
38
12
5
97
41
29
18
.311
.352
.423
13
CF
966
162
638
138
211
27
16
8
115
70
17
80
.330
.401
.459
14
CF
966
162
606
87
189
36
10
9
90
39
45
9
.311
.357
.450
15
LF
966
162
492
67
148
27
9
12
67
32
58
4
.300
.344
.462
16
CF
966
162
561
103
167
37
10
8
68
50
60
20
.298
.358
.443
17
CF
965
162
756
165
243
45
20
8
127
19
21
18
.321
.338
.465
18
CF
965
162
624
100
192
40
7
17
76
42
35
5
.308
.357
.477
19
RF
964
162
596
89
180
33
14
11
93
34
41
15
.302
.346
.458
20
DH
964
162
654
108
200
37
7
14
79
66
75
30
.306
.369
.448
21
3B
963
162
585
87
169
31
8
14
98
79
49
5
.289
.375
.440
22
RF
962
162
553
84
172
35
9
10
88
34
30
11
.311
.359
.461
23
1B
962
162
589
90
186
35
9
5
84
32
34
11
.316
.355
.432
24
LF
962
162
607
100
188
36
14
10
95
63
48
6
.310
.376
.467
25
RF
961
162
616
90
191
29
20
6
98
49
7
24
.309
.362
.452
26
CF
961
162
611
108
185
38
10
8
92
78
52
27
.302
.383
.440
27
3B
960
162
522
74
155
27
6
10
74
37
27
6
.297
.349
.431
28
CF
960
162
640
132
208
34
17
6
70
75
31
11
.325
.397
.462
29
RF
960
162
577
84
177
30
5
14
87
37
34
4
.307
.352
.449
30
2B
960
162
572
111
178
32
6
16
86
87
34
23
.311
.409
.474
31
3B
960
162
619
95
189
40
8
19
95
66
54
12
.305
.369
.487
32
RF
959
162
572
80
171
29
5
17
95
46
39
4
.300
.355
.458
33
RF
958
162
611
104
191
29
18
5
83
65
0
36
.313
.389
.445
34
LF
958
162
616
88
191
31
12
13
103
34
25
14
.310
.348
.464
35
3B
958
162
594
88
171
25
5
22
91
57
81
8
.288
.349
.462
36
3B
958
162
581
79
166
34
1
20
97
58
89
2
.285
.350
.449
37
CF
957
162
666
104
197
41
17
8
69
33
45
0
.295
.329
.442
38
SP
957
162
575
91
174
23
15
9
95
23
30
15
.303
.331
.442
39
RF
957
162
573
88
176
32
8
9
87
69
28
5
.306
.383
.437
40
3B
957
162
632
100
188
30
11
9
73
69
36
10
.297
.368
.420
41
3B
957
162
605
80
185
35
5
7
79
56
26
5
.307
.367
.414
42
2B
956
162
687
136
205
37
15
9
100
46
54
25
.299
.344
.435
43
RF
956
162
513
76
156
24
6
14
80
59
31
9
.303
.380
.455
44
RF
956
162
617
113
198
34
14
11
92
58
65
28
.321
.386
.474
45
LF
956
162
610
89
188
32
9
12
83
27
31
5
.307
.341
.446
46
CF
956
162
501
89
148
29
8
11
69
65
69
16
.295
.380
.450
47
CF
956
162
658
97
209
38
5
19
99
41
88
12
.318
.360
.477
48
CF
956
162
614
107
182
35
4
22
98
83
95
11
.297
.381
.477
49
RF
955
162
634
129
203
34
11
8
112
67
45
44
.320
.390
.447
50
CF
955
162
606
91
196
28
15
6
81
40
21
22
.323
.369
.446
51
CF
955
162
585
103
176
35
14
4
63
69
56
29
.301
.386
.427
52
RF
955
162
579
86
176
28
14
8
82
64
30
11
.304
.374
.440
53
RF
955
162
541
85
162
28
10
12
89
69
37
5
.300
.382
.453
54
3B
954
162
631
99
202
31
14
5
106
39
23
13
.320
.362
.435
55
CF
954
162
564
95
168
30
6
13
70
76
59
7
.297
.383
.441
56
3B
954
162
571
92
164
29
6
19
94
65
59
3
.287
.366
.455
57
3B
954
162
609
100
200
38
4
8
67
94
49
2
.328
.415
.443
58
3B
954
162
577
102
160
42
5
18
76
89
124
3
.277
.377
.460
59
CF
953
162
657
145
213
30
11
10
121
62
20
54
.324
.384
.449
60
LF
953
162
510
99
153
28
11
11
72
70
65
7
.301
.395
.460
61
RF
953
162
539
81
165
39
6
14
83
65
50
2
.306
.381
.479
62
CF
953
162
559
82
161
27
5
20
103
55
64
1
.288
.356
.462
63
LF
953
162
581
100
173
30
7
16
90
72
52
18
.298
.389
.460
64
CF
953
162
626
118
187
30
9
10
60
73
78
48
.299
.372
.423
65
LF
952
162
677
133
202
31
18
10
100
43
24
4
.298
.345
.444
66
CF
952
162
655
134
207
23
13
6
83
71
25
48
.316
.385
.417
67
LF
952
162
613
124
194
31
17
6
104
80
14
39
.317
.402
.451
68
CF
952
162
630
107
192
27
15
4
77
58
0
23
.305
.369
.416
69
CF
952
162
549
83
160
25
6
20
81
56
58
9
.292
.365
.470
70
CF
952
162
608
83
178
29
14
8
96
45
54
19
.293
.347
.428
71
2B
952
162
611
93
200
29
7
6
67
67
67
23
.328
.393
.429
72
3B
952
162
541
80
160
34
2
11
73
56
70
6
.296
.366
.430
73
CF
952
162
576
95
165
38
7
16
62
48
95
28
.287
.343
.464
74
1B
951
162
597
72
176
33
14
9
92
23
0
11
.295
.331
.440
75
3B
951
162
597
84
174
34
5
13
97
72
53
5
.293
.370
.428
76
CF
951
162
653
121
195
36
7
10
72
87
66
12
.298
.383
.419
77
RF
951
162
613
86
185
36
6
11
71
59
15
5
.302
.366
.432
78
RF
951
162
629
94
200
29
11
16
87
41
82
6
.317
.359
.475
79
CF
951
162
617
94
192
31
9
7
77
53
54
14
.311
.365
.427
80
RF
950
162
605
85
178
29
19
12
103
39
0
13
.294
.346
.462
81
LF
950
162
584
78
177
31
12
10
85
35
68
10
.302
.343
.448
82
3B
950
162
535
77
161
29
10
6
72
24
40
8
.302
.336
.424
83
LF
950
162
586
64
178
38
7
16
107
30
36
2
.305
.343
.475
84
2B
950
162
602
82
180
43
4
15
82
42
78
9
.299
.345
.459
85
CF
950
162
613
102
187
33
7
24
75
42
110
24
.305
.360
.497
86
SP
949
162
537
94
160
23
12
9
96
36
37
8
.297
.344
.439
87
CF
949
162
568
86
170
32
9
7
77
64
50
5
.299
.371
.425
88
RF
949
162
567
90
165
35
10
13
91
65
70
6
.290
.367
.456
89
LF
949
162
501
77
150
27
5
14
70
45
89
16
.299
.364
.456
90
3B
949
162
614
97
182
40
3
25
99
78
132
20
.296
.376
.491
91
CF
948
162
586
97
175
29
10
8
79
59
30
9
.299
.368
.421
92
LF
948
162
590
84
179
35
5
17
93
59
46
10
.303
.368
.463
93
CF
947
162
662
164
199
32
12
6
76
89
41
21
.301
.386
.411
94
RF
947
162
462
59
138
20
12
6
61
40
57
15
.298
.359
.434
95
CF
947
162
526
93
156
29
9
11
73
64
64
13
.297
.374
.446
96
3B
947
162
588
78
164
40
1
23
96
55
83
3
.279
.342
.464
97
CF
946
162
634
151
188
34
12
5
77
87
22
51
.296
.388
.407
98
LF
946
162
592
85
184
35
13
6
104
51
33
17
.310
.370
.442
99
RF
946
162
619
109
199
32
12
6
79
74
52
20
.322
.399
.441
100
3B
946
162
586
73
170
33
9
12
92
50
58
5
.290
.346
.438

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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.

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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