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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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• Buried: Floral Park Cemetery (Indianapolis, IN)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
1B
3
1909
1919
MULT
5.1
3.2
0.9
1.1
-0.2
2
3B
3
1907
1915
MULT
3.8
2.3
1.2
0.0
0.2
3
LF
2
1914
1919
ABC/JBC
2.4
2.0
0.7
0.0
-0.2
4
SP
1
1908
1908
CBG
1.9
0.1
0.2
1.6
0.0
5
RF
4
1912
1919
JBC/FLP
1.8
1.5
0.1
0.2
-0.1
6
3B
3
1908
1915
MULT
1.6
0.8
0.8
0.0
0.0
7
SS
3
1914
1919
JBC/ABC
1.2
0.7
0.2
0.0
0.4
8
SP
2
1912
1914
ABC/FLP
0.7
-0.5
0.0
1.3
0.0
9
LF
2
1908
1913
CBG/FLP
0.7
0.2
0.6
0.0
-0.1
10
SP
3
1907
1915
MULT
0.7
-0.1
-0.1
0.8
0.0
11
2B
1
1914
1914
ABC
0.6
0.2
0.6
0.0
-0.1
12
SP
3
1914
1919
MULT
0.6
-0.2
0.0
0.8
0.0
13
SP
1
1908
1908
CBG
0.6
-0.2
0.1
0.7
0.0
14
C
2
1913
1915
CBS/FLP
0.5
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
15
RF
1
1912
1912
FLP
0.5
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.0
16
RF
2
1909
1916
CIU/BG
0.5
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
17
RF
5
1909
1919
MULT
0.5
0.4
0.4
0.0
-0.3
18
3B
2
1912
1913
FLP
0.5
0.6
-0.2
0.0
0.0
19
1B
2
1917
1919
JBC
0.4
0.0
0.4
0.0
0.0
20
SS
2
1908
1909
CBG/BG
0.4
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.0
21
2B
3
1916
1919
JBC/CIU
0.4
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
22
2B
1
1915
1915
LWS
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
23
CF
2
1913
1917
JBC/FLP
0.3
0.3
-0.1
0.2
0.0
24
2B
3
1907
1914
ABC/BG
0.3
-0.1
0.4
0.0
0.0
25
-
1
1916
1916
CIU
0.3
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.0
26
RP
1
1908
1908
CBG
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
27
SS
2
1912
1913
FLP
0.3
0.4
-0.2
0.0
0.1
28
RP
1
1913
1913
FLP
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
29
SP
3
1912
1917
FLP/JBC
0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.5
0.0
30
SP
3
1914
1916
MULT
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
31
RP
2
1907
1913
BG/FLP
0.2
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
32
C
1
1912
1912
FLP
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
33
C
1
1915
1915
LWS
0.2
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
34
C
2
1915
1917
JBC/LWS
0.2
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
35
C
1
1915
1915
CBS
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
36
SP
1
1917
1917
JBC
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
37
RF
2
1915
1919
JBC/LWS
0.1
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
38
C
1
1908
1908
CBG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
39
1B
2
1912
1913
FLP
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
40
LF
1
1914
1914
ABC
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
41
2B
2
1912
1913
FLP
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
42
-
1
1907
1907
BG
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
43
SS
1
1912
1912
FLP
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
44
LF
1
1917
1917
JBC
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
45
SP
2
1914
1919
ABC/JBC
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
46
RP
1
1915
1915
LWS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
47
-
1
1907
1907
BG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
48
C
1
1914
1914
ABC
0.1
-0.7
0.5
0.0
0.3
49
RF
1
1919
1919
JBC
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
50
1B
1
1913
1913
FLP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
51
CF
1
1919
1919
JBC
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
52
RF
1
1919
1919
JBC
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
53
SS
1
1914
1914
ABC
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
54
C
2
1908
1909
CBG/BG
0.0
0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
55
-
1
1919
1919
JBC
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
56
-
1
1917
1917
JBC
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
57
-
1
1916
1916
CIU
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
58
LF
1
1914
1914
ABC
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
59
RP
1
1919
1919
JBC
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
60
-
1
1917
1917
JBC
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
61
SS
2
1915
1919
JBC/CBS
0.0
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.1
62
3B
1
1915
1915
LWS
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
63
-
1
1912
1912
FLP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
64
-
1
1907
1907
BG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
65
-
1
1916
1916
CIU
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
66
-
1
1908
1908
CBG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
67
1B
1
1908
1908
CBG
-0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
68
RP
1
1919
1919
JBC
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
69
-
1
1907
1907
BG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
70
-
1
1907
1907
BG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
-
1
1907
1907
BG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
72
-
1
1915
1915
LWS
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
73
-
1
1916
1916
CIU
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
74
-
1
1916
1916
CIU
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
75
RP
1
1915
1915
LWS
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
76
RP
1
1919
1919
JBC
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
77
RP
2
1908
1917
CBG/JBC
-0.1
-0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
78
-
1
1912
1912
FLP
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
79
CF
1
1908
1908
CBG
-0.1
0.2
0.2
-0.5
0.0
80
SP
1
1917
1917
JBC
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
81
LF
1
1919
1919
JBC
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
-
2
1917
1919
JBC
-0.1
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.1
83
RP
1
1919
1919
JBC
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
84
-
1
1909
1909
BG
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
85
SS
1
1919
1919
JBC
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
86
RP
1
1915
1915
LWS
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
87
-
1
1907
1907
BG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
88
C
1
1914
1914
ABC
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
89
-
1
1916
1916
CIU
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
90
C
2
1913
1914
ABC/FLP
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
91
-
1
1908
1908
CBG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.1
92
-
1
1908
1908
CBG
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
93
1B
1
1912
1912
FLP
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
94
C
1
1914
1914
ABC
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
95
2B
1
1914
1914
ABC
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
96
-
1
1919
1919
JBC
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
97
3B
1
1919
1919
JBC
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
98
-
1
1908
1908
CBG
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
99
-
1
1908
1908
CBG
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
100
-
1
1915
1915
LWS
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
101
2B
1
1908
1908
CBG
-0.3
0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
102
-
1
1916
1916
CIU
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
103
2B
3
1909
1919
MULT
-0.4
0.0
-0.4
0.0
0.0
104
-
1
1919
1919
JBC
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
105
LF
1
1915
1915
LWS/CBS
-0.5
0.1
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
106
-
1
1908
1908
CBG
-0.5
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
107
SP
3
1909
1913
BG/FLP
-0.5
-0.1
0.1
-0.5
0.0
108
1B
2
1915
1919
MULT
-0.6
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
109
2B
1
1914
1914
ABC
-0.6
0.0
-0.6
0.0
0.0
110
SS
1
1915
1915
LWS
-0.6
-0.3
-0.5
0.0
0.1
111
SP
1
1914
1914
ABC
-0.7
0.2
0.2
-1.0
0.0
112
LF
1
1908
1908
CBG
-0.8
0.1
-0.2
-0.7
0.0
113
RF
2
1912
1914
ABC/FLP
-0.9
-0.3
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
114
SP
1
1914
1914
ABC
-0.9
-0.3
-0.1
-0.5
0.0

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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, 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