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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
PHA
NvM
23
CF
2
7
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.143
.000
.143
-49
PHA
CvM
28
SP
5
18
18
1
6
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
122
PHA
CvM
30
RF
12
51
45
8
11
1
0
0
4
2
4
1
1
0
.244
.320
.267
.587
68
3
1
SP
19
76
69
10
17
1
0
0
6
3
0
5
1
1
1
0
.246
.307
.261
.568
70
162 Game Average
648
588
85
145
9
0
0
51
26
0
43
23
9
9
0
.246
.307
.261
.568
70



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
PHA
NvM
7
.108
.271
14.3%
12.2%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.048
PHA
CvM
18
.339
.307
0.0%
8.0%
5.6%
7.7%
0.00
1.04
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.041
PHA
CvM
51
.300
.344
7.8%
9.1%
0.0%
0.1%
.022
.070
3
1
76
.291
.328
6.6%
9.1%
4.0%
5.5%
1.00
1.04
0.0%
0.2%
.014
.060

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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