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Hi West



James Hiram West


Born: August 8, 1884 in Roseville, IL
Died: May 24, 1963 in Los Angeles, CA
          (78 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 185
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Notes:


• College: Knox College (Galesburg, IL)
• Buried: Forest Lawn-Hollywood Hills Cemetery (Los Angeles, CA)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
POR
NvH
28
SP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
4.0
3
2
7
1
0
3
0
0
18
4.50
91
POR
NvH
29
SP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
5.0
1
1
4
0
1
1
0
1
18
1.80
196
2
1
RP
0
0
2
2
0
0
0
9.0
4
3
11
1
1
4
0
1
36
3.00
129
162 Game Average
0
0
34
34
0
0
0
153.0
68
51
187
17
17
68
0
17
612
3.00
129



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
POR
NvH
28
SP
4.0
1.75
1.31
16.7%
15.5%
0.0%
6.1%
2.55
5.6%
1.1%
POR
NvH
29
SP
5.0
1.00
1.39
5.6%
12.4%
5.6%
6.5%
1.00
1.90
0.0%
1.0%
2
1
RP
9.0
1.33
1.35
11.1%
14.0%
2.8%
6.3%
4.00
2.19
2.8%
1.0%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
POR
NvH
28
SP
1
18
17
3
7
1
0
1
2
0
3
0
1
1
.412
.412
.647
1.059
POR
NvH
29
SP
1
18
15
1
4
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
1
1
.267
.353
.267
.620
2
1
RP
2
36
32
4
11
1
0
1
2
1
4
1
2
2
.344
.382
.469
.851

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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