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Roosevelt Davis



Roosevelt Davis
(Rosey; Duro; Macan)

Born: November 19, 1904 in Bartlesville, OK
Died: December 28, 1968 in Chicago, IL
          (64 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• Buried: Burr Oak Cemetery (Alsip, IL)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
SLS
NNL
19
SP
7
4
.636
25
12
6
0
0
121.2
75
58
134
32
49
2
2
4.29
111
SLS
20
SP
17
7
.708
37
21
9
0
0
180.2
97
88
190
29
54
0
1
752
4.38
126
SLS
23
RP
8
0
1.000
24
8
5
1
1
93.2
46
37
104
2
13
35
1
1
392
3.56
118
CAG
NvM
24
SP
1
0
1.000
2
1
1
0
0
10.2
3
2
7
0
3
6
0
0
42
1.69
288
MULT
26
SP
4
6
.400
11
8
7
1
0
77.2
51
39
85
5
31
47
2
1
348
4.52
90
EWL
27
SP
1
3
.250
6
5
4
0
0
42.1
22
17
44
0
10
23
1
1
183
3.61
131
CBB
NN2
28
SP
2
2
.500
8
4
2
0
0
44.0
19
13
50
1
9
16
0
3
196
2.66
166
PC
NN2
29
SP
1
0
1.000
5
2
1
0
1
23.0
12
10
25
2
10
12
0
0
100
3.91
104
PC
30
SP
7
2
.778
16
10
7
1
1
109.2
48
39
111
8
28
56
0
1
458
3.20
146
NBY
NN2
31
SP
2
4
.333
14
9
4
1
1
66.2
38
31
76
4
22
27
0
3
296
4.19
119
NN2
32
SP
2
4
.333
7
6
5
0
0
41.2
37
31
55
3
8
21
0
2
191
6.70
76
NN2
33
SP
0
1
.000
3
1
0
0
0
8.0
13
6
13
2
6
4
0
0
46
6.75
76
MRS
NAL
34
SP
1
3
.250
4
4
3
0
0
33.0
21
14
31
4
16
0
3.82
102
MRS
NAL
35
LF
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
3
1
6
3
5
0
0
1.13
332
CC
NAL
38
SP
5
2
.714
9
6
6
1
2
61.1
20
16
45
1
10
37
0
0
243
2.35
159
CIC
NAL
39
SP
3
1
.750
4
4
3
0
0
31.1
11
10
28
7
23
0
0
2.87
108
CIC
NAL
40
SP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
6.1
4
0
4
5
1
0
0
0.00
17
11
SP
61
40
.604
177
103
64
5
6
959.2
520
412
1008
28
230
432
6
15
3247
3.86
119
162 Game Average
15
10
.604
43
25
16
1
1
233.0
126
100
245
12
56
105
2
4
990
3.86
119
 
Team Lg Pos
16
Negro Leagues
60
40
.600
175
102
63
5
6
949.0
517
410
1001
28
227
426
6
15
3205
3.89
119
1
vs Major Leagues
1
0
1.000
2
1
1
0
0
10.2
3
2
7
0
3
6
0
0
42
1.69
288
 
Team Lg Pos
4
St. Louis Stars I
SP
33
11
.750
88
41
20
1
1
402.2
222
186
439
3
75
145
4
4
1176
4.16
119
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
1
0
1.000
2
1
1
0
0
10.2
3
2
7
0
3
6
0
0
42
1.69
288
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
1
4
.200
5
4
3
0
0
43.2
30
22
49
4
22
20
1
0
198
4.53
92
4
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
12
8
.600
31
22
17
2
2
199.2
107
88
210
12
53
109
0
4
853
3.97
113
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
2
0
0
17.0
6
4
16
0
2
7
0
0
69
2.12
215
1
Cleveland Stars
SP
0
2
.000
4
3
2
0
0
25.1
16
13
28
0
8
16
1
1
114
4.62
106
1
Columbus Blue Birds
SP
2
2
.500
8
4
2
0
0
44.0
19
13
50
1
9
16
0
3
196
2.66
166
3
New York Black Yankees
SP
2
5
.286
17
10
4
1
1
74.1
53
43
92
6
27
30
0
3
342
5.21
96
1
Newark Eagles
-
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
2.1
5
0
3
1
2
1
0
0
14
0.00
0
2
Memphis Red Sox
SP
1
4
.200
5
5
4
0
0
41.0
24
15
37
7
21
0
0
3.29
118
3
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
8
3
.727
14
11
9
1
2
99.0
35
26
77
1
22
61
0
0
243
2.36
147



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
SLS
NNL
19
SP
121.2
1.36
1.48
9.4%
10.8%
6.1%
8.4%
1.53
1.29
SLS
20
SP
180.2
1.21
1.44
7.2%
11.6%
3.9%
8.3%
1.86
1.20
SLS
23
RP
93.2
1.25
1.39
8.9%
10.7%
3.3%
7.1%
2.69
1.55
0.5%
1.2%
CAG
NvM
24
SP
10.2
0.94
1.43
14.3%
17.0%
7.1%
7.9%
2.00
2.15
0.0%
0.9%
MULT
26
SP
77.2
1.49
1.39
13.5%
11.4%
8.9%
8.3%
1.52
1.41
1.4%
0.9%
EWL
27
SP
42.1
1.28
1.53
12.6%
11.1%
5.5%
8.6%
2.30
1.29
0.0%
0.8%
CBB
NN2
28
SP
44.0
1.34
1.37
8.2%
12.5%
4.6%
6.6%
1.78
1.89
0.5%
1.0%
PC
NN2
29
SP
23.0
1.52
1.37
12.0%
12.8%
10.0%
7.6%
1.20
1.70
2.0%
0.9%
PC
30
SP
109.2
1.27
1.47
12.2%
14.7%
6.1%
9.3%
2.00
1.42
1.7%
1.7%
NBY
NN2
31
SP
66.2
1.47
1.54
9.1%
11.4%
7.4%
8.9%
1.23
1.28
1.4%
1.5%
NN2
32
SP
41.2
1.51
1.48
11.0%
11.8%
4.2%
8.2%
2.63
1.43
1.6%
1.3%
NN2
33
SP
8.0
2.38
1.51
8.7%
11.0%
13.0%
9.0%
0.67
1.21
4.3%
1.4%
MRS
NAL
34
SP
33.0
1.06
1.34
12.2%
13.3%
3.1%
8.4%
4.00
1.58
MRS
NAL
35
LF
8.0
1.13
1.32
15.6%
13.9%
9.4%
7.9%
1.67
1.77
CC
NAL
38
SP
61.1
0.90
1.29
15.2%
12.2%
4.1%
7.4%
3.70
1.65
0.4%
0.5%
CIC
NAL
39
SP
31.1
1.12
1.20
18.1%
11.7%
5.5%
6.9%
3.29
1.70
CIC
NAL
40
SP
6.1
1.42
1.33
3.7%
12.8%
18.5%
7.8%
0.20
1.65
17
11
SP
959.2
1.29
1.42
10.6%
11.4%
5.6%
8.0%
1.88
1.43
1.1%
1.1%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
16
Negro Leagues
949.0
1.29
1.42
10.5%
11.3%
5.6%
8.1%
1.88
1.42
1.1%
1.1%
1
vs Major Leagues
10.2
0.94
1.43
14.3%
17.0%
7.1%
7.9%
2.00
2.15
0.0%
0.9%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
4
St. Louis Stars I
SP
402.2
1.28
1.44
8.5%
10.2%
4.4%
7.9%
1.93
1.31
0.7%
1.0%
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
10.2
0.94
1.43
14.3%
17.0%
7.1%
7.9%
2.00
2.15
0.0%
0.9%
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
43.2
1.63
1.44
10.1%
11.8%
11.1%
8.7%
0.91
1.36
2.0%
1.0%
4
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
199.2
1.32
1.44
12.8%
12.4%
6.2%
8.4%
2.06
1.47
1.4%
1.3%
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
SP
17.0
1.06
1.49
10.1%
11.2%
2.9%
8.4%
3.50
1.33
0.0%
0.8%
1
Cleveland Stars
SP
25.1
1.42
1.55
14.0%
11.1%
7.0%
8.7%
2.00
1.27
0.0%
0.8%
1
Columbus Blue Birds
SP
44.0
1.34
1.37
8.2%
12.5%
4.6%
6.6%
1.78
1.89
0.5%
1.0%
3
New York Black Yankees
SP
74.1
1.60
1.53
8.8%
11.4%
7.9%
8.9%
1.11
1.28
1.8%
1.5%
1
Newark Eagles
-
2.1
2.14
1.47
7.1%
11.0%
14.3%
8.9%
0.50
1.24
7.1%
1.4%
2
Memphis Red Sox
SP
41.0
1.07
1.34
12.9%
13.4%
4.3%
8.3%
3.00
1.62
3
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
99.0
1.00
1.27
15.4%
12.1%
5.5%
7.3%
2.77
1.67
0.4%
0.5%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
SLS
NNL
19
SP
25
75
134
32
49
2
SLS
20
SP
37
752
97
190
29
54
1
SLS
23
RP
24
392
365
46
104
12
3
2
4
13
35
1
13
7
.285
.311
.351
.662
CAG
NvM
24
SP
2
42
38
3
7
1
0
0
0
3
6
0
1
0
.184
.244
.211
.454
MULT
26
SP
11
348
309
51
85
11
3
5
2
31
47
1
7
6
.275
.343
.379
.722
EWL
27
SP
6
183
167
22
44
9
1
0
1
10
23
1
5
4
.263
.309
.329
.638
CBB
NN2
28
SP
8
196
179
19
50
8
3
1
6
9
16
3
5
3
.279
.325
.374
.699
PC
NN2
29
SP
5
100
88
12
25
4
0
2
4
10
12
0
2
4
.284
.357
.398
.755
PC
30
SP
16
458
418
48
111
22
2
8
3
28
56
1
11
11
.266
.313
.385
.698
NBY
NN2
31
SP
14
296
266
38
76
12
3
4
2
22
27
3
5
6
.286
.347
.398
.746
NN2
32
SP
7
191
175
37
55
13
0
3
3
8
21
2
6
5
.314
.351
.440
.791
NN2
33
SP
3
46
38
13
13
1
1
2
0
6
4
0
2
0
.342
.432
.579
1.011
MRS
NAL
34
SP
4
21
31
4
16
0
MRS
NAL
35
LF
1
3
6
3
5
0
CC
NAL
38
SP
9
243
232
20
45
4
1
1
1
10
37
0
1
.194
.227
.233
.460
CIC
NAL
39
SP
4
11
28
7
23
0
CIC
NAL
40
SP
1
4
4
5
1
0
17
11
SP
177
3247
2275
520
1008
97
17
28
26
230
432
15
58
46
.270
.319
.365
.684
 
Team Lg Pos
16
Negro Leagues
175
3205
2237
517
1001
96
17
28
26
227
426
15
57
46
.272
.320
.367
.688
1
vs Major Leagues
2
42
38
3
7
1
0
0
0
3
6
0
1
0
.184
.244
.211
.454
 
Team Lg Pos
4
St. Louis Stars I
SP
88
1176
396
222
439
13
3
3
4
75
145
4
13
8
.290
.316
.361
.677
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
2
42
38
3
7
1
0
0
0
3
6
0
1
0
.184
.244
.211
.454
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
5
198
172
30
49
6
1
4
2
22
20
0
4
3
.285
.366
.401
.767
4
Pittsburgh Crawfords
SP
31
853
775
107
210
43
4
12
9
53
109
4
21
22
.271
.321
.383
.704
1
Pollock's Cuban Stars
SP
2
69
67
6
16
2
0
0
0
2
7
0
0
1
.239
.261
.269
.530
1
Cleveland Stars
SP
4
114
100
16
28
7
1
0
1
8
16
1
5
3
.280
.339
.370
.709
1
Columbus Blue Birds
SP
8
196
179
19
50
8
3
1
6
9
16
3
5
3
.279
.325
.374
.699
3
New York Black Yankees
SP
17
342
305
53
92
13
4
6
3
27
30
3
7
6
.302
.364
.430
.794
1
Newark Eagles
-
1
14
11
5
3
0
0
1
0
2
1
0
1
0
.273
.385
.545
.930
2
Memphis Red Sox
SP
5
24
37
7
21
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
3
Indianapolis Clowns
SP
14
243
232
35
77
4
1
1
1
22
61
0
1
.194
.227
.233
.460

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