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Ray Brown



Raymond Leslie Brown


Born: February 23, 1908
in McDonald Township, OH
Died: February 8, 1965 in Dayton, OH
          (56 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 195
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006
• College: Wilberforce University (Wilberforce, OH)
• Buried: Greencastle Cemetery (Dayton, OH)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
23
SP
7
6
.538
19
14
12
1
0
122.0
55
37
99
2
37
81
0
3
498
2.73
152
DW/HG
EWL
24
LF
6
5
.545
13
9
8
1
1
92.1
45
37
91
3
30
37
0
2
398
3.61
117
HG
NN2
25
CF
6
2
.750
9
8
6
0
0
69.1
33
20
67
2
16
41
0
3
289
2.60
171
HG
IND
26
CF
1
2
.333
3
3
2
0
0
22.2
16
15
29
0
6
13
0
1
99
5.96
59
27
CF
8
5
.615
18
13
10
1
1
109.0
54
40
105
5
41
49
3
0
2
475
3.30
162
HG
NN2
28
RF
6
3
.667
13
9
7
0
1
86.2
46
36
77
4
26
39
0
1
359
3.74
132
HG
NN2
29
SP
10
3
.769
19
12
12
0
4
119.1
53
45
106
4
37
71
0
4
511
3.39
143
30
SP
14
0
1.000
20
12
11
4
3
130.1
32
27
106
3
28
76
0
0
1
518
1.86
260
HG
MULT
31
CF
7
2
.778
9
9
8
1
0
80.0
43
32
88
21
28
0
3.60
132
32
SP
16
2
.889
20
17
17
3
0
156.0
41
32
126
0
34
70
0
0
0
10
1.85
264
HG
NN2
33
SP
11
6
.647
20
14
14
1
0
138.2
63
45
141
32
53
1
2
2.92
136
HG
34
SP
10
6
.625
19
13
12
1
1
131.2
63
51
140
2
39
58
0
2
46
3.49
109
HG
35
RF
8
1
.889
17
9
6
2
1
86.1
38
34
80
1
30
35
0
3
365
3.54
125
HG
36
SP
12
1
.923
20
15
13
4
1
145.0
52
41
138
0
21
57
0
5
32
2.54
154
HG
37
RF
3
3
.500
6
5
4
1
0
41.2
26
13
41
0
8
13
2
0
39
2.81
122
15
6
SP
125
47
.727
225
162
142
20
13
1531.0
660
505
1434
26
406
721
6
0
29
3639
2.97
148
162 Game Average
22
8
.727
40
28
25
4
2
269.0
116
89
252
8
71
127
1
0
5
1090
2.97
148
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Kansas City Monarchs
RP
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
4.1
0
0
2
0
1
2
0
0
16
0.00
0
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
7
6
.538
16
14
12
1
0
117.2
55
37
97
2
36
79
0
3
482
2.83
147
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
2
2
.500
4
4
3
1
0
34.0
15
14
37
0
15
16
0
1
157
3.71
114
14
Homestead Grays
SP
116
39
.748
199
142
127
18
13
1365.0
587
452
1288
23
352
614
6
25
2941
2.98
148
1
West All Stars
SP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
4.0
3
2
6
1
0
1
0
0
0
19
4.50
151
2
East All Stars
RP
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
6.0
0
0
4
0
2
9
0
0
0
24
0.00
0



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
23
SP
122.0
1.11
1.43
16.3%
11.7%
7.4%
8.0%
2.19
1.36
0.4%
1.0%
DW/HG
EWL
24
LF
92.1
1.31
1.43
9.3%
11.5%
7.5%
8.3%
1.23
1.39
0.8%
0.9%
HG
NN2
25
CF
69.1
1.20
1.38
14.2%
12.6%
5.5%
6.7%
2.56
1.88
0.7%
1.0%
HG
IND
26
CF
22.2
1.54
1.31
13.1%
12.9%
6.1%
7.6%
2.17
1.70
0.0%
0.8%
27
CF
109.0
1.34
1.58
10.3%
12.1%
8.6%
13.4%
1.20
1.25
1.1%
1.9%
HG
NN2
28
RF
86.2
1.19
1.53
10.9%
11.5%
7.2%
8.9%
1.50
1.29
1.1%
1.5%
HG
NN2
29
SP
119.1
1.20
1.44
13.9%
12.6%
7.2%
8.6%
1.92
1.47
0.8%
1.4%
30
SP
130.1
1.03
1.46
14.7%
13.5%
5.4%
10.3%
2.71
1.25
0.6%
1.4%
HG
MULT
31
CF
80.0
1.36
1.46
8.2%
13.3%
6.1%
9.2%
1.33
1.32
32
SP
156.0
1.03
1.50
11.4%
16.1%
5.5%
8.3%
2.06
1.25
0.0%
HG
NN2
33
SP
138.2
1.25
1.35
9.2%
10.7%
5.5%
8.1%
1.66
1.32
HG
34
SP
131.2
1.36
1.32
10.2%
16.2%
6.9%
8.6%
1.49
1.46
0.4%
HG
35
RF
86.1
1.27
1.47
9.6%
11.7%
8.2%
9.8%
1.17
1.25
0.3%
0.4%
HG
36
SP
145.0
1.10
1.37
9.7%
12.5%
3.6%
8.0%
2.71
1.43
0.0%
HG
37
RF
41.2
1.18
1.31
7.6%
12.0%
4.7%
8.4%
1.63
1.56
0.0%
15
6
SP
1531.0
1.20
1.43
11.3%
11.8%
6.4%
8.7%
1.78
1.38
0.7%
1.2%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Kansas City Monarchs
RP
4.1
0.69
1.21
12.5%
11.1%
6.3%
6.9%
2.00
1.62
0.0%
0.9%
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
117.2
1.13
1.44
16.4%
12.3%
7.5%
9.0%
2.19
1.36
0.4%
1.0%
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
34.0
1.53
1.42
10.2%
11.5%
9.6%
8.2%
1.07
1.39
0.0%
0.8%
14
Homestead Grays
SP
1365.0
1.20
1.43
10.8%
11.8%
6.2%
8.6%
1.74
1.38
0.8%
1.2%
1
West All Stars
SP
4.0
1.50
1.81
5.3%
12.8%
0.0%
17.8%
0.00
0.72
5.3%
2.3%
2
East All Stars
RP
6.0
1.00
1.12
37.5%
17.4%
8.3%
9.4%
4.50
2.16
0.0%
0.8%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
23
SP
19
498
451
55
99
23
3
2
5
37
81
3
7
8
.220
.283
.297
.580
DW/HG
EWL
24
LF
13
398
356
45
91
11
4
3
0
30
37
2
11
8
.256
.317
.334
.651
HG
NN2
25
CF
9
289
262
33
67
9
4
2
3
16
41
3
8
8
.256
.306
.344
.650
HG
IND
26
CF
3
99
89
16
29
5
1
0
2
6
13
1
3
2
.326
.375
.404
.779
27
CF
18
475
419
54
105
20
2
5
9
0
41
49
0
2
13
0
8
.251
.320
.344
.664
HG
NN2
28
RF
13
359
317
46
77
16
3
4
2
26
39
1
15
12
.243
.302
.350
.652
HG
NN2
29
SP
19
511
458
53
106
23
7
4
0
37
71
4
12
6
.231
.295
.338
.633
30
SP
20
518
475
32
106
13
3
3
1
28
76
1
14
0
7
.223
.268
.282
.550
HG
MULT
31
CF
9
43
88
21
28
0
32
SP
20
10
10
41
126
0
0
0
0
0
34
70
0
0
0
0
1
12.600
3.636
12.600
16.236
HG
NN2
33
SP
20
63
141
32
53
2
HG
34
SP
19
46
43
63
140
0
0
2
1
39
58
2
1
1
3.256
2.155
3.395
5.550
HG
35
RF
17
365
330
38
80
13
3
1
0
30
35
3
2
.242
.311
.309
.620
HG
36
SP
20
32
29
52
138
0
0
0
1
21
57
5
0
0
1
4.759
2.982
4.759
7.740
HG
37
RF
6
39
34
26
41
0
0
0
0
8
13
0
3
1
1.206
1.167
1.206
2.373
15
6
SP
225
3639
3273
660
1434
133
30
26
24
0
406
721
0
29
89
0
63
.241
.300
.324
.624
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
16
482
436
55
97
22
3
2
5
36
79
3
7
8
.222
.286
.300
.587
1
Kansas City Monarchs
RP
3
16
15
0
2
1
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
.133
.188
.200
.388
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
4
157
135
15
37
2
3
0
0
15
16
1
6
4
.274
.351
.333
.684
14
Homestead Grays
SP
199
2941
2648
587
1288
107
24
23
19
352
614
25
74
0
49
.242
.301
.327
.628
1
West All Stars
SP
1
19
19
3
6
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
.316
.316
.474
.789
2
East All Stars
RP
2
24
20
0
4
1
0
0
0
0
2
9
0
0
2
0
1
.200
.273
.250
.523

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