Joe Spencer - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Joe Spencer



Joseph B. Spencer Jr.
(J. B.)

Born: August 4, 1919 in Gretna, LA
Died: May 17, 2003 in Gretna, LA
          (83 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 150
Biographical
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Notes:


• College: Xavier College (New Orleans, LA)
• Buried: McDonoghville Cemetery (Gretna, LA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
22
SS
7
18
17
1
6
1
0
0
4
2
1
0
.353
.389
.412
.801
147
MULT
NN2
23
2B
25
84
77
8
17
0
0
0
6
0
7
0
0
0
.221
.286
.221
.506
35
NN2
24
2B
21
69
63
10
15
3
1
0
7
0
5
1
.238
.294
.317
.612
65
MULT
MULT
25
2B
13
31
29
2
4
1
1
0
6
0
2
0
0
0
.138
.194
.241
.435
28
NYC
NN2
26
2B
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
NBY
NN2
27
3B
8
31
28
3
6
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
2
.214
.241
.214
.456
31
NBY
NN2
28
2B
18
57
52
4
8
0
0
0
2
0
5
0
0
.154
.228
.154
.382
15
7
7
2B
93
294
270
28
56
5
2
0
26
2
21
0
0
3
0
.207
.265
.241
.505
42
162 Game Average
512
470
49
98
9
3
0
45
4
37
0
0
5
0
.207
.265
.241
.505
42
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Birmingham Black Barons
SS
18
45
42
3
9
2
1
0
8
2
3
0
0
0
.214
.267
.310
.576
74
1
Newark Eagles
2B
3
12
11
1
4
0
0
0
3
0
1
0
0
0
.364
.417
.364
.780
107
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
2
9
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.111
.000
.111
-70
2
Homestead Grays
2B
32
96
88
13
19
2
0
0
7
0
8
0
0
0
.216
.281
.239
.520
40
3
New York Black Yankees
2B
35
124
113
11
23
1
1
0
6
0
8
0
3
.204
.256
.230
.486
39
1
North All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2
New York Cubans
2B
2
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-19



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBB
NAL
18
.382
.308
5.6%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.059
.078
MULT
NN2
84
.260
.358
8.3%
9.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.105
NN2
69
.287
.343
7.2%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.079
.104
MULT
MULT
31
.207
.317
6.5%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.103
.088
NYC
NN2
4
.000
.340
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.096
NBY
NN2
31
.209
.330
3.2%
8.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.099
NBY
NN2
57
.199
.317
8.8%
8.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.092
7
7
294
.248
.336
7.1%
8.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.033
.098
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Birmingham Black Barons
45
.274
.312
6.7%
6.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.095
.085
1
Newark Eagles
12
.386
.360
8.3%
9.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.106
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
9
.086
.364
11.1%
9.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.107
2
Homestead Grays
96
.261
.352
8.3%
9.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.023
.105
3
New York Black Yankees
124
.234
.328
6.5%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.027
.097
1
North All Stars
1
.000
.330
0.0%
10.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.043
2
New York Cubans
7
.137
.337
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.097

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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, 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