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


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
2
1906
1910
0.5
2
1906
1912
-0.1
Center Field Yrs First Last
1
1912
1912
1.2
1
1910
1910
0.4

Right Field Yrs First Last
1
1906
1906
0.3
Shortstop Yrs First Last
2
1910
1912
0.4
1
1906
1906
0.1
Second Base Yrs First Last
1
1912
1912
1.2
1
1910
1910
0.1
1
1910
1910
-0.6
Third Base Yrs First Last
1
1912
1912
0.5
First Base Yrs First Last
2
1906
1910
0.7
2
1910
1912
0.6
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
2
1910
1912
0.3
1
1906
1906
0.1
1
1906
1906
-0.0
2
1910
1912
-0.1
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
3
1906
1912
1.5
3
1906
1912
1.2
1
1906
1906
0.6
3
1906
1912
0.1
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last

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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