Piper Davis - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Piper Davis



Lorenzo Davis


Born: July 3, 1917 in Piper, AL
Died: May 21, 1997 in Birmingham, AL
          (79 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'3"
Wt: 188
Biographical
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Notes:


• High School: Fairfield Industrial HS (Fairfield, AL)
• College: Alabama State University (Montgomery, AL)
• Buried: Elmwood Cemetery (Birmingham, AL)
• Played in the Minor Leagues
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
24
2B
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
BBB
MULT
25
SS
48
200
178
30
50
13
2
2
28
3
18
2
2
0
.281
.354
.410
.764
142
MULT
26
1B
30
123
116
13
23
3
1
2
13
2
6
0
1
0
.198
.238
.293
.531
71
BBB
NAL
27
1B
21
86
78
13
30
3
2
1
11
2
5
0
3
.385
.422
.513
.935
178
28
2B
11
47
39
9
12
2
2
0
4
1
0
8
1
0
0
0
0
0
.308
.426
.462
.887
170
29
2B
13
57
51
11
20
4
3
0
9
2
0
6
0
0
0
0
0
.392
.456
.588
1.044
186
MULT
30
2B
34
141
130
27
50
10
2
2
20
6
0
8
0
0
3
0
0
0
.385
.433
.538
.971
169
7
3
2B
158
656
594
103
185
35
12
7
85
16
0
51
1
0
5
6
0
0
.311
.371
.446
.817
144
162 Game Average
673
609
106
190
36
12
7
87
17
0
52
41
0
6
6
0
0
.311
.371
.446
.817
144
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Birmingham Black Barons
2B
151
626
569
97
178
33
12
7
80
13
47
5
5
0
.313
.370
.450
.820
144
1
Homestead Grays
1B
1
5
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
.000
.250
.000
.250
-29
3
West All Stars
2B
6
25
22
5
7
2
0
0
5
2
0
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
.318
.400
.409
.809
174



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBB
NAL
2
.000
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
BBB
MULT
200
.366
.307
9.0%
7.4%
1.0%
0.4%
.129
.070
MULT
123
.256
.298
4.9%
7.0%
1.6%
0.5%
.095
.067
BBB
NAL
86
.419
.313
5.8%
6.9%
1.2%
0.6%
.128
.088
47
.434
.322
17.0%
2.1%
8.1%
8.00
0.0%
0.4%
.154
.065
57
.483
.344
10.5%
9.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.196
.100
MULT
141
.452
.338
5.7%
0.0%
8.2%
1.4%
0.9%
.154
.104
7
3
656
.385
.317
7.8%
7.6%
6.3%
5.5%
2.00
1.57
1.1%
0.6%
.135
.082
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
7
Birmingham Black Barons
626
.386
.318
7.5%
7.6%
1.1%
0.6%
.137
.082
1
Homestead Grays
5
.150
.344
20.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.104
3
West All Stars
25
.405
.289
12.0%
8.4%
6.3%
5.5%
2.00
1.57
0.0%
0.3%
.091
.063

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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