Jimmy Wilkes - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Jimmy Wilkes



James Eugene Wilkes
(Seabiscuit; Chip)

Born: October 1, 1925 in Philadelphia, PA
Died: August 11, 2008 in Brantford, Canada
          (82 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 150
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Notes:


• High School: John Bartram HS (Philadelphia, PA)
• Buried: Cremated
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
19
CF
10
34
30
7
8
1
0
0
2
2
3
0
0
1
.267
.333
.300
.633
74
NE
20
CF
60
261
231
38
60
7
2
1
29
2
26
1
3
.260
.337
.320
.658
85
NE
NN2
21
CF
50
205
173
31
32
4
1
1
11
2
30
1
1
.185
.309
.237
.546
50
22
CF
55
233
203
34
53
7
6
2
19
4
0
28
0
0
1
1
0
0
.261
.353
.384
.738
114
4
2
CF
175
733
637
110
153
19
9
4
61
10
0
87
0
0
3
6
0
0
.240
.334
.317
.651
84
162 Game Average
679
590
102
142
18
8
4
56
13
0
81
0
0
3
6
0
0
.240
.334
.317
.651
84
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Newark Eagles
CF
174
733
637
110
153
19
9
4
61
10
87
0
3
6
.240
.334
.317
.651
84
1
East All Stars
-
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NE
NN2
34
.303
.344
8.8%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.033
.102
NE
261
.320
.338
10.0%
8.6%
0.4%
1.0%
.061
.093
NE
NN2
205
.281
.344
14.6%
9.0%
0.5%
1.0%
.052
.104
233
.353
.327
12.0%
0.0%
8.6%
0.9%
0.8%
.123
.095
4
2
733
.319
.337
11.9%
8.8%
0.0%
0.0%
0.00
0.5%
0.9%
.077
.097
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
Newark Eagles
733
.319
.337
11.9%
8.8%
0.5%
0.9%
.077
.097
1
East All Stars
0
.000
0.0%
0.0%
0.00
0.0%
.000

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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