José Acosta - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

José Acosta



José Acosta
(Acostica)

Born: March 4, 1891 in Mayabeque, Cuba
Died: November 16, 1977 in La Habana, Cuba
          (86 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 134
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame in 1958
• Relatives: Merito Acosta (Brother)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Wins Above Replacement

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Team Lg Pos
HAB
CUB
27
SP
81
208.2
7.0
-0.2
0.0
7.2
0.0
HP
24
SP
69
148.0
1.9
-0.6
-0.1
2.7
-0.0
MULT
29
SP
45
116.1
2.1
-0.4
0.0
2.4
0.0
HAB
23
SP
37
96.2
1.8
0.1
0.0
1.7
0.0
LBC
EAS
24
SP
32
56.1
0.7
-0.5
0.1
1.1
-0.0
HAB
CUB
31
SP
27
69.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
HAB
22
SP
21
53.0
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
ORI
CUB
25
SP
16
41.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
CUB
32
SP
7
19.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
JAS
NvM
29
SP
3
9.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
8
6
SP
338
817.2
14.2
-1.7
-0.0
16.0
-0.0
162 Game Average
99
239.2
4.2
-0.5
-0.0
4.7
-0.0
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Cuban Leagues
291
714.1
13.2
-1.1
-0.1
14.4
-0.0
1
Negro Leagues
32
56.1
0.7
-0.5
0.1
1.1
-0.0
2
vs Major Leagues
15
47.0
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
 
Team Lg Pos
1
RP
2
5.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
7
SP
283
696.2
13.2
-1.0
-0.1
14.4
-0.0
1
SP
3
9.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
1
SP
32
56.1
0.7
-0.5
0.1
1.1
-0.0
1
RP
2
9.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
1
SP
16
41.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0

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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