Jack Coombs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Jack Coombs



John Wesley Coombs
(Colby Jack)

Born: November 18, 1882 in Le Grand, IA
Died: April 15, 1957 in Palestine, TX
          (74 years old)

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


• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
PHA
CvM
28
SP
3
0
1.000
3
3
3
0
0
27.0
9
1
24
0
17
6
2
0
116
0.33
543
PHA
CvM
30
RF
5
0
1.000
5
5
5
1
0
46.0
16
15
34
0
17
28
1
2
175
2.93
121
2
1
SP
8
0
1.000
8
8
8
1
0
73.0
25
16
58
0
34
34
3
2
291
1.97
170
162 Game Average
34
0
1.000
34
34
34
4
0
310.1
106
68
247
0
145
145
13
9
1237
1.97
170



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
PHA
CvM
28
SP
27.0
1.52
1.19
5.2%
8.5%
14.7%
8.2%
0.35
1.03
0.0%
0.2%
PHA
CvM
30
RF
46.0
1.11
1.38
16.0%
15.6%
9.7%
11.3%
1.65
1.39
0.0%
0.1%
2
1
SP
73.0
1.26
1.31
11.7%
12.8%
11.7%
10.0%
1.00
1.26
0.0%
0.2%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
PHA
CvM
28
SP
3
116
97
9
24
1
2
0
11
17
6
0
2
0
3
.247
.360
.299
.659
PHA
CvM
30
RF
5
175
153
16
34
7
2
0
5
17
28
2
2
1
5
.222
.306
.294
.600
2
1
SP
8
291
250
25
58
8
4
0
16
34
34
2
4
1
8
.232
.328
.296
.624

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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