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Ben Taylor



Benjamin Harrison Taylor


Born: July 1, 1888 in Anderson, SC
Died: January 24, 1953 in Baltimore, MD
          (64 years old)

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


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006
• Buried: Arbutus Memorial Park (Arbutus, MD)
• Relatives: Steel Arm Johnny Taylor (Brother) , C. I. Taylor (Brother) , Candy Jim Taylor (Brother)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BG
WES
20
SP
1
1
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
532
WBS
WES
21
1B
6
23
23
0
6
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.261
.261
.391
.652
101
SLG
WES
22
SP
14
39
34
5
12
3
0
0
5
0
2
0
3
.353
.389
.441
.830
128
HAB
CUB
23
SP
2
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
23
SP
8
19
19
0
9
3
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
.474
.474
.632
1.105
202
24
1B
27
120
110
20
37
5
2
2
18
1
8
0
2
.336
.381
.473
.854
141
25
1B
64
272
232
52
82
24
8
4
54
27
35
2
3
.353
.442
.578
1.020
169
ABC
WES
26
1B
60
248
215
35
63
18
5
1
47
14
28
4
1
.293
.385
.437
.822
143
27
1B
26
114
104
12
37
4
3
1
16
7
1
8
2
1
1
0
.356
.407
.481
.888
162
ABC
WES
27
1B
41
164
150
23
47
3
1
0
28
6
10
1
3
.313
.360
.347
.707
110
ABC
WES
28
1B
57
242
218
27
64
9
4
0
39
5
18
1
5
.294
.350
.372
.722
140
ABC
WES
29
1B
41
174
157
30
48
5
6
2
37
5
12
2
3
.306
.363
.452
.815
132
30
1B
21
91
79
11
24
4
3
0
12
4
10
0
2
.304
.382
.430
.812
147
ABC
NNL
31
1B
93
389
343
57
110
20
5
4
64
13
31
1
14
.321
.379
.443
.822
144
ABC
NNL
32
1B
106
460
408
84
160
25
9
3
89
9
36
5
11
.392
.448
.520
.967
175
ABC
33
1B
94
415
373
76
138
34
7
2
70
3
29
1
12
.370
.417
.515
.932
150
34
1B
26
108
91
14
33
4
1
2
19
0
15
0
2
.363
.453
.495
.947
204
WP
ECL
35
1B
50
223
201
33
62
6
2
3
39
3
21
1
.308
.374
.403
.777
127
HBG
ECL
36
1B
70
307
268
40
87
14
4
5
65
0
26
13
.325
.384
.463
.847
116
BBS
ECL
37
1B
53
201
167
16
50
7
3
1
23
4
28
1
5
.299
.403
.395
.798
126
BBS
ECL
38
1B
65
265
236
35
79
9
5
2
43
1
26
0
3
.335
.401
.441
.841
120
BBS
ECL
39
1B
57
239
220
26
70
14
3
2
38
2
12
1
6
.318
.356
.436
.793
101
ACB
ANL
40
1B
39
132
115
12
31
6
0
4
17
1
14
1
2
.270
.354
.426
.780
88
21
14
1B
1021
4250
3768
609
1250
218
72
38
727
105
1
369
2
21
92
0
.332
.394
.458
.852
140
162 Game Average
674
598
97
198
35
11
6
115
19
8
59
16
4
15
0
.332
.394
.458
.852
140
 
Team Lg Pos
21
Negro Leagues
991
4124
3654
595
1214
212
69
37
712
98
359
20
91
.332
.395
.458
.853
140
2
vs Latin Leagues
22
92
83
9
28
4
2
0
12
7
1
8
2
0
1
0
.337
.396
.434
.829
137
2
vs High Minors
6
27
24
3
5
1
1
0
1
0
2
1
0
.208
.296
.333
.630
76
1
vs Major Leagues
2
7
7
2
3
1
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
.429
.429
1.000
1.429
279
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Birmingham Giants
1B
1
1
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
532
3
West Baden Sprudels
1B
19
78
74
7
22
3
2
1
9
0
4
0
0
.297
.333
.432
.766
114
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
14
39
34
5
12
3
0
0
5
0
2
0
3
.353
.389
.441
.830
128
1
Habana
-
2
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
5
8
8
0
6
2
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.750
.750
1.000
1.750
353
2
Chicago American Giants
1B
21
95
86
15
27
5
1
1
12
1
6
1
2
.314
.366
.430
.796
130
8
Indianapolis ABCs I
1B
572
2433
2159
391
737
141
47
16
439
89
1
205
2
16
53
0
.341
.403
.472
.875
151
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
1B
6
26
25
3
9
0
1
1
4
0
0
1
0
.360
.385
.560
.945
213
1
Bacharach Giants I
1B
19
81
71
9
21
3
3
0
10
3
8
0
2
.296
.367
.423
.790
143
1
Jewell's ABCs of Indianapolis
1B
2
10
8
2
3
1
0
0
2
1
2
0
0
.375
.500
.500
1.000
174
2
Washington Potomacs
1B
74
324
286
47
94
10
3
5
57
3
36
0
2
.329
.404
.437
.841
156
4
Baltimore Black Sox
1B
177
712
629
77
200
30
11
5
105
7
66
2
15
.318
.385
.424
.809
114
1
Harrisburg Giants
1B
70
307
268
40
87
14
4
5
65
0
26
13
.325
.384
.463
.847
116
1
Bacharach Giants II
1B
39
132
115
12
31
6
0
4
17
1
14
1
2
.270
.354
.426
.780
88



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BG
WES
1
.951
.298
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.079
WBS
WES
23
.297
.294
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.130
.088
SLG
WES
39
.357
.332
5.1%
7.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.088
.105
HAB
CUB
4
.000
.334
0.0%
10.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.058
19
.507
.335
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.158
.091
120
.388
.323
6.7%
6.4%
1.7%
0.6%
.136
.092
272
.459
.348
12.9%
8.5%
1.5%
0.9%
.224
.110
ABC
WES
248
.399
.328
11.3%
9.0%
0.4%
0.7%
.144
.082
114
.445
.351
7.0%
1.8%
11.4%
4.00
0.9%
0.1%
.125
.056
ABC
WES
164
.346
.327
6.1%
8.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.033
.075
ABC
WES
242
.352
.296
7.4%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.078
.064
ABC
WES
174
.385
.337
6.9%
9.4%
1.1%
0.4%
.146
.084
91
.388
.317
11.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.3%
.127
.070
ABC
NNL
389
.383
.321
8.0%
8.2%
1.0%
0.5%
.122
.078
ABC
NNL
460
.442
.325
7.8%
7.4%
0.7%
0.8%
.127
.097
ABC
415
.414
.336
7.0%
8.0%
0.5%
1.1%
.145
.114
108
.447
.298
13.9%
7.0%
1.9%
0.5%
.132
.068
WP
ECL
223
.363
.312
9.4%
6.6%
1.3%
1.1%
.095
.095
HBG
ECL
307
.371
.349
8.5%
8.4%
1.6%
1.7%
.138
.124
BBS
ECL
201
.377
.328
13.9%
9.2%
1.0%
9.20
0.5%
1.1%
.096
.107
BBS
ECL
265
.390
.348
9.8%
9.1%
0.8%
1.3%
.106
.120
BBS
ECL
239
.352
.353
5.0%
7.9%
0.8%
1.5%
.118
.126
ACB
ANL
132
.355
.374
10.6%
9.6%
3.0%
1.4%
.157
.133
21
14
4250
.394
.332
8.7%
8.3%
2.3%
3.4%
4.00
6.81
0.9%
0.9%
.126
.097
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
21
Negro Leagues
4124
.394
.331
8.7%
8.2%
0.9%
0.9%
.126
.098
2
vs Latin Leagues
92
.416
.361
8.7%
12.0%
2.3%
9.0%
4.00
1.33
0.0%
0.0%
.096
.058
2
vs High Minors
27
.295
.320
7.4%
6.3%
0.0%
1.2%
.125
.112
1
vs Major Leagues
7
.624
.347
0.0%
7.3%
14.3%
0.5%
.571
.086
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Birmingham Giants
1
.951
.298
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.079
3
West Baden Sprudels
78
.354
.324
5.1%
6.7%
1.3%
0.6%
.135
.092
1
St. Louis Stars I
39
.357
.332
5.1%
7.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.088
.105
1
Habana
4
.000
.334
0.0%
10.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.058
1
New York Lincoln Giants
8
.797
.350
0.0%
5.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.250
.099
2
Chicago American Giants
95
.362
.315
6.3%
6.2%
1.1%
0.7%
.116
.095
8
Indianapolis ABCs I
2433
.407
.329
8.4%
8.4%
2.3%
9.0%
4.00
1.33
0.7%
0.7%
.131
.089
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
26
.479
.313
0.0%
9.1%
3.8%
0.5%
.200
.051
1
Bacharach Giants I
81
.377
.314
9.9%
8.5%
0.0%
0.2%
.127
.065
1
Jewell's ABCs of Indianapolis
10
.478
.343
20.0%
9.8%
0.0%
1.1%
.125
.108
2
Washington Potomacs
324
.396
.307
11.1%
6.8%
1.5%
0.9%
.108
.086
4
Baltimore Black Sox
712
.371
.344
9.3%
8.7%
0.7%
1.3%
.107
.118
1
Harrisburg Giants
307
.371
.349
8.5%
8.4%
1.6%
1.7%
.138
.124
1
Bacharach Giants II
132
.355
.374
10.6%
9.6%
3.0%
1.4%
.157
.133

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