Joe Scotland - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Joe Scotland



Joseph Scotland
(Old Forty-Five)

Born: March 8, 1882 in Montgomery, AL
Died: May 10, 1923 in Indianapolis, IN
          (41 years old)

Bats:
Throws:
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 175
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Notes:


• Buried: Floral Park Cemetery (Indianapolis, IN)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
ABC
WES
32
CF
56
220
190
32
48
6
4
3
27
15
21
3
6
.253
.336
.374
.710
87
FLP
WES
30
CF
9
38
34
3
7
1
0
0
1
1
2
1
1
.206
.270
.235
.506
47
BG
SOU
25
1B
3
10
10
1
4
0
1
0
3
1
0
0
0
.400
.400
.600
1.000
234
CBG
NAC
26
LF
10
36
32
3
8
0
0
0
4
0
4
0
0
.250
.333
.250
.583
89
BG
WES
27
CF
2
10
9
2
1
0
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
.111
.200
.111
.311
0
FLP
WES
31
CF
5
22
21
1
4
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.190
.190
.238
.429
19
CIU
WES
34
1B
2
8
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.143
.250
.143
.393
23
JBC
WES
35
CF
3
12
10
0
2
0
0
0
1
1
2
0
0
.200
.333
.200
.533
86
JBC
WES
37
CF
6
24
17
2
4
0
0
0
1
1
7
0
0
.235
.458
.235
.694
93
WES
33
CF
19
70
67
2
12
2
0
0
5
4
0
0
3
.179
.179
.209
.388
27
10
8
CF
115
450
397
46
91
10
5
3
44
26
38
4
11
.229
.303
.302
.605
72
162 Game Average
634
559
65
128
14
7
4
62
50
54
6
15
.229
.303
.302
.605
72
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Birmingham Giants
-
5
20
19
3
5
0
1
0
3
3
1
0
0
.263
.300
.368
.668
117
1
Cuban Giants I
LF
10
36
32
3
8
0
0
0
4
0
4
0
0
.250
.333
.250
.583
89
2
French Lick Plutos
CF
14
60
55
4
11
2
0
0
3
1
2
1
2
.200
.241
.236
.478
37
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
CF
56
220
190
32
48
6
4
3
27
15
21
3
6
.253
.336
.374
.710
87
1
Chicago Black Sox
SP
5
22
21
1
5
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
1
.238
.238
.238
.476
64
1
Louisville White Sox
SP
14
48
46
1
7
2
0
0
4
3
0
0
2
.152
.152
.196
.348
12
1
Chicago Union Giants
-
2
8
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.143
.250
.143
.393
23
2
Jewell's ABCs of Indianapolis
CF
9
36
27
2
6
0
0
0
2
2
9
0
0
.222
.417
.222
.639
91



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BG
SOU
10
.489
.296
0.0%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.200
.023
CBG
NAC
36
.303
.299
11.1%
6.8%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.059
BG
WES
10
.168
.298
10.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.079
FLP
WES
38
.246
.321
5.3%
7.0%
0.0%
0.5%
.029
.085
FLP
WES
22
.189
.328
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.048
.095
ABC
WES
220
.328
.349
9.5%
8.6%
1.4%
0.9%
.121
.109
WES
70
.180
.297
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.030
.074
CIU
WES
8
.217
.310
12.5%
8.4%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
JBC
WES
12
.288
.282
16.7%
7.9%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.060
JBC
WES
24
.379
.342
29.2%
9.8%
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.108
10
8
450
.289
.328
8.4%
8.0%
0.7%
0.7%
.073
.091
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Birmingham Giants
20
.329
.297
5.0%
4.8%
0.0%
0.3%
.105
.050
1
Cuban Giants I
36
.303
.299
11.1%
6.8%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.059
2
French Lick Plutos
60
.225
.323
3.3%
6.8%
0.0%
0.6%
.036
.089
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
220
.328
.349
9.5%
8.6%
1.4%
0.9%
.121
.109
1
Louisville White Sox
48
.160
.303
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.7%
.043
.075
1
Chicago Black Sox
22
.222
.283
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.070
1
Chicago Union Giants
8
.217
.310
12.5%
8.4%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
2
Jewell's ABCs of Indianapolis
36
.348
.322
25.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.090

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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