George Burns - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

George Burns



George Henry Burns
(Tioga George)

Born: January 31, 1893 in Niles, OH
Died: January 7, 1978 in Kirkland, WA
          (84 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• High School: Central HS (Philadelphia, PA)
• Buried: Calvary Cemetery (Seattle, WA)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
AMS
NvM
29
3B
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
175
MLS
NvM
30
LF
3
11
11
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.364
.364
.364
.727
102
ALS
NvM
33
1B
9
34
29
4
9
3
1
0
5
1
3
0
2
.310
.375
.483
.858
179
ALS
NvM
34
1B
4
18
17
2
5
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.294
.294
.294
.588
107
4
3
1B
17
67
61
7
20
3
1
0
6
1
3
0
0
3
.328
.359
.410
.769
147
162 Game Average
638
581
67
191
29
10
0
57
10
29
0
0
29
.328
.359
.410
.769
147
 
Team Lg Pos
1
American Stars
-
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
175
1
Major League All Stars
-
3
11
11
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.364
.364
.364
.727
102
2
American League All Stars
1B
13
52
46
6
14
3
1
0
6
1
3
0
3
.304
.347
.413
.760
154



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
AMS
NvM
4
.474
.338
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
2.6%
3.18
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.101
MLS
NvM
11
.333
.316
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.129
ALS
NvM
34
.370
.279
8.8%
4.1%
2.4%
1.71
0.0%
0.5%
.172
.082
ALS
NvM
18
.253
.258
0.0%
3.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.061
4
3
67
.339
.283
4.5%
4.7%
0.0%
2.4%
1.87
0.0%
0.8%
.082
.086
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
American Stars
4
.474
.338
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
2.6%
3.18
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.101
1
Major League All Stars
11
.333
.316
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.129
2
American League All Stars
52
.329
.272
5.8%
3.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.109
.074

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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