Joe Ware - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Joe Ware



Joseph Lewman Ware
(Showboat)

Born: June 5, 1913 in Greenwood, SC
Died: January 10, 1994 in Pittsburgh, PA
          (80 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 195
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Notes:


• High School: Westinghouse HS (Pittsburgh, PA)
• College: Howard University (Washington, DC)
• Buried: Allegheny Cemetery (Pittsburgh, PA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
19
LF
12
37
33
4
12
2
1
0
3
1
3
0
1
.364
.417
.485
.902
130
AG
NN2
20
CF
9
35
32
3
7
2
1
0
2
0
2
1
0
.219
.286
.344
.629
67
ND
NN2
22
1B
3
12
10
3
5
2
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.500
.545
.700
1.245
208
3
4
RF
24
84
75
10
24
6
2
0
6
1
6
1
2
.320
.378
.453
.831
114
162 Game Average
567
506
68
162
41
14
0
41
8
41
7
14
.320
.378
.453
.831
114
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Cleveland Stars
2B
11
33
29
4
9
1
1
0
3
1
3
0
1
.310
.375
.414
.789
101
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
RF
1
4
4
0
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.750
.750
1.000
1.750
364
1
Akron Grays
-
9
35
32
3
7
2
1
0
2
0
2
1
0
.219
.286
.344
.629
67
1
Newark Dodgers
1B
3
12
10
3
5
2
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.500
.545
.700
1.245
208



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
37
.413
.365
8.1%
9.0%
0.0%
0.7%
.121
.103
AG
NN2
35
.290
.336
5.7%
6.7%
0.0%
1.1%
.125
.123
ND
NN2
12
.509
.359
8.3%
8.8%
0.0%
1.5%
.200
.138
3
4
84
.375
.352
7.1%
8.0%
0.0%
1.0%
.133
.116
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
4
.805
.346
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.250
.110
1
Cleveland Stars
33
.365
.368
9.1%
9.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.103
.102
1
Akron Grays
35
.290
.336
5.7%
6.7%
0.0%
1.1%
.125
.123
1
Newark Dodgers
12
.509
.359
8.3%
8.8%
0.0%
1.5%
.200
.138

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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, 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