Frank Stephens - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Frank Stephens



John Samuel Stephens


Born: September 27, 1897
in Springettsbury Township, PA
Died: March 1991 in York, PA
          (93 years old)

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Notes:


• Relatives: Jake Stephens (Brother)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
ABC
NNL
23
SP
16
46
39
7
10
2
0
0
4
0
4
1
2
.256
.341
.308
.649
86
TT
NNL
25
SP
7
11
10
3
1
0
0
1
1
0
1
0
0
.100
.182
.400
.582
42
MULT
NNL
27
SP
34
69
62
7
12
4
1
1
8
0
2
5
.194
.219
.339
.557
53
ABC
NNL
28
SP
33
104
86
23
25
7
1
3
14
2
12
4
2
.291
.402
.500
.902
128
NNL
29
LF
51
130
123
15
39
5
1
1
6
1
5
0
2
.317
.344
.398
.742
96
CTG
NNL
30
RF
35
90
82
10
27
8
2
0
15
0
4
1
3
.329
.368
.476
.843
120
AC
ANL
31
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
CHD
IND
33
SP
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
8
9
SP
178
453
405
65
114
26
5
6
48
3
28
6
14
.281
.337
.415
.752
98
162 Game Average
412
369
59
104
24
5
5
44
3
25
7
13
.281
.337
.415
.752
98
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
55
159
133
32
38
10
1
4
20
2
16
5
5
.286
.383
.466
.849
122
1
Toledo Tigers
SP
7
11
10
3
1
0
0
1
1
0
1
0
0
.100
.182
.400
.582
42
1
Birmingham Black Barons
-
8
9
9
0
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.222
.222
.333
.556
52
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
20
51
45
5
7
2
1
0
5
0
2
4
.156
.191
.244
.436
22
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
21
42
40
4
8
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.200
.220
.225
.445
12
1
Cleveland Hornets
LF
30
88
83
11
31
4
1
1
5
1
4
0
1
.373
.402
.482
.884
138
1
Cleveland Tigers
SP
35
90
82
10
27
8
2
0
15
0
4
1
3
.329
.368
.476
.843
120
1
Bacharach Giants
-
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
RP
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
ABC
NNL
46
.307
.323
8.7%
7.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.051
.096
TT
NNL
11
.248
.358
9.1%
8.4%
9.1%
1.3%
.300
.125
MULT
NNL
69
.229
.318
2.9%
8.0%
1.4%
1.4%
.145
.120
ABC
NNL
104
.403
.353
11.5%
8.3%
2.9%
1.4%
.209
.129
NNL
130
.337
.340
3.8%
8.0%
0.8%
1.3%
.081
.118
CTG
NNL
90
.370
.342
4.4%
6.8%
0.0%
1.1%
.146
.116
AC
ANL
.000
.374
9.6%
1.4%
.133
CHD
IND
3
.000
.306
0.0%
7.2%
0.5%
15.78
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.106
8
9
453
.335
.339
6.2%
7.8%
1.3%
1.2%
.133
.118
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
3
Indianapolis ABCs I
159
.379
.343
10.1%
8.0%
2.5%
1.3%
.180
.119
1
Toledo Tigers
11
.248
.358
9.1%
8.4%
9.1%
1.3%
.300
.125
1
Chicago American Giants
51
.184
.316
3.9%
8.0%
0.0%
1.4%
.089
.119
1
Birmingham Black Barons
9
.246
.321
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.4%
.111
.122
1
Cleveland Hornets
88
.400
.332
4.5%
7.8%
1.1%
1.3%
.108
.115
1
St. Louis Stars I
42
.204
.356
2.4%
8.4%
0.0%
1.2%
.025
.124
1
Cleveland Tigers
90
.370
.342
4.4%
6.8%
0.0%
1.1%
.146
.116
1
Bacharach Giants
0
.000
0.0%
0.0%
.000
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
3
.000
.306
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.106

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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