Ping Gardner - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Ping Gardner



Kenneth Fuller Gardner


Born: March 5, 1899 in Washington, DC
Died: March 9, 1984 in Charlottesville, VA
          (85 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 157
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Notes:


• Buried: Oakwood Cemetery (Charlottesville, VA)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
BRG
21
SP
2
2
.500
4
4
4
1
0
35.1
7
4
26
0
11
13
0
1
142
1.02
199
NLG
22
SP
2
4
.333
11
9
4
0
0
58.1
52
44
77
7
23
35
0
0
4
274
6.79
92
PRS
IND
23
SP
1
4
.200
5
5
5
1
0
41.1
26
21
42
1
16
28
1
2
183
4.57
100
HIL
ECL
24
SP
1
1
.500
4
2
1
0
0
19.0
7
6
15
1
3
5
0
0
74
2.84
128
HBG
ECL
25
SP
6
6
.500
14
12
10
0
0
111.2
64
53
114
39
51
2
14
4.27
96
HBG
ECL
26
SP
11
6
.647
23
15
8
1
0
138.1
66
62
127
40
40
2
8
583
4.03
115
HBG
ECL
27
SP
7
8
.467
20
14
12
3
1
114.0
69
57
131
5
42
51
1
5
522
4.50
94
HBG
ECL
28
SP
3
3
.500
9
8
4
0
0
57.2
36
29
53
4
21
31
2
3
250
4.53
99
AC
ECL
29
SP
4
10
.286
19
16
9
0
2
119.2
97
76
141
9
42
50
1
5
535
5.72
88
AC
ANL
30
SP
3
5
.375
12
8
3
0
0
53.0
62
51
79
3
30
14
0
1
271
8.66
66
HIL
EAS
31
SP
1
2
.333
5
2
2
0
0
29.0
23
18
31
1
11
7
0
0
130
5.59
103
NWB
EWL
33
SP
0
2
.000
2
2
1
0
0
10.1
11
10
18
1
3
3
0
0
53
8.71
48
12
7
SP
41
53
.436
128
97
63
6
3
787.2
520
431
854
32
281
328
9
0
43
3017
4.92
96
162 Game Average
12
16
.436
39
29
19
2
1
238.0
157
130
258
14
85
99
3
0
13
1031
4.92
96
 
Team Lg Pos
12
Negro Leagues
41
50
.451
124
94
61
6
3
761.1
495
409
819
31
276
311
9
0
41
2897
4.83
97
1
vs Semipros
0
2
.000
3
2
1
0
0
18.0
22
21
28
1
4
14
0
0
2
87
10.50
70
1
vs Major Leagues
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.1
3
1
7
0
1
3
0
0
33
1.08
136
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SP
2
2
.500
4
4
4
1
0
35.1
7
4
26
0
11
13
0
1
142
1.02
192
1
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
2
4
.333
11
9
4
0
0
58.1
52
44
77
7
23
35
0
0
4
274
6.79
94
1
Philadelphia Royal Stars
SP
1
4
.200
5
5
5
1
0
41.1
26
21
42
1
16
28
1
2
183
4.57
100
2
Hilldale Club
RP
2
3
.400
9
4
3
0
0
48.0
30
24
46
2
14
12
0
0
204
4.50
112
4
Harrisburg Giants
SP
27
23
.540
66
49
34
4
1
421.2
235
201
425
9
142
173
7
30
1355
4.29
101
2
Bacharach Giants
SP
7
15
.318
31
24
12
0
2
172.2
159
127
220
12
72
64
1
6
806
6.62
80
1
Newark Browns
-
0
2
.000
2
2
1
0
0
10.1
11
10
18
1
3
3
0
0
53
8.71
48



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BRG
21
SP
35.1
1.05
1.06
9.2%
14.5%
7.7%
6.9%
1.18
1.94
0.0%
0.2%
NLG
22
SP
58.1
1.71
1.65
12.8%
11.9%
8.4%
8.7%
1.52
1.34
2.6%
1.8%
PRS
IND
23
SP
41.1
1.40
1.45
15.3%
12.5%
8.7%
8.5%
1.75
1.47
0.5%
1.0%
HIL
ECL
24
SP
19.0
0.95
1.29
6.8%
11.3%
4.1%
6.3%
1.67
1.80
1.4%
0.9%
HBG
ECL
25
SP
111.2
1.37
1.34
10.4%
11.0%
7.9%
6.4%
1.31
1.71
HBG
ECL
26
SP
138.1
1.21
1.42
6.9%
9.4%
6.9%
7.7%
1.00
1.23
HBG
ECL
27
SP
114.0
1.52
1.41
9.8%
10.4%
8.0%
9.7%
1.21
1.08
1.0%
1.2%
HBG
ECL
28
SP
57.2
1.28
1.49
12.4%
9.0%
8.4%
9.0%
1.48
1.00
1.6%
1.3%
AC
ECL
29
SP
119.2
1.53
1.52
9.3%
10.2%
7.9%
8.9%
1.19
1.14
1.7%
1.7%
AC
ANL
30
SP
53.0
2.06
1.69
5.2%
9.0%
11.1%
9.5%
0.47
0.94
1.1%
1.3%
HIL
EAS
31
SP
29.0
1.45
1.61
5.4%
10.3%
8.5%
8.2%
0.64
1.25
0.8%
1.5%
NWB
EWL
33
SP
10.1
2.03
1.42
5.7%
11.4%
5.7%
8.2%
1.00
1.40
1.9%
0.8%
12
7
SP
787.2
1.44
1.45
9.3%
10.5%
8.0%
8.3%
1.17
1.30
1.3%
1.3%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
12
Negro Leagues
761.1
1.44
1.45
9.2%
10.3%
8.1%
8.3%
1.13
1.28
1.3%
1.3%
1
vs Semipros
18.0
1.78
1.74
16.1%
12.3%
4.6%
8.7%
3.50
1.42
1.1%
2.7%
1
vs Major Leagues
8.1
0.96
0.97
9.1%
16.4%
3.0%
6.7%
3.00
2.45
0.0%
0.3%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SP
35.1
1.05
1.06
9.2%
13.5%
7.7%
7.0%
1.18
1.94
0.0%
0.2%
1
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
58.1
1.71
1.65
12.8%
11.7%
8.4%
8.8%
1.52
1.34
2.6%
1.6%
1
Philadelphia Royal Stars
SP
41.1
1.40
1.45
15.3%
12.5%
8.7%
8.5%
1.75
1.47
0.5%
1.0%
2
Hilldale Club
RP
48.0
1.25
1.48
5.9%
10.7%
6.9%
7.5%
0.86
1.47
1.0%
1.3%
4
Harrisburg Giants
SP
421.2
1.34
1.41
9.4%
10.1%
7.7%
8.1%
1.22
1.28
1.2%
1.2%
2
Bacharach Giants
SP
172.2
1.69
1.57
7.9%
9.8%
8.9%
9.1%
0.89
1.08
1.5%
1.6%
1
Newark Browns
-
10.1
2.03
1.42
5.7%
11.4%
5.7%
8.2%
1.00
1.40
1.9%
0.8%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
BRG
21
SP
4
142
128
7
26
6
1
0
4
11
13
1
2
2
.203
.271
.266
.537
NLG
22
SP
11
274
239
52
77
12
3
7
1
23
35
0
4
8
6
.322
.391
.485
.876
PRS
IND
23
SP
5
183
160
26
42
10
3
1
5
16
28
2
5
0
.263
.337
.381
.718
HIL
ECL
24
SP
4
74
69
7
15
1
3
5
0
.217
.250
HBG
ECL
25
SP
14
64
114
39
51
14
HBG
ECL
26
SP
23
583
66
127
40
40
8
HBG
ECL
27
SP
20
522
463
69
131
20
4
5
17
42
51
5
12
5
.283
.349
.376
.725
HBG
ECL
28
SP
9
250
219
36
53
10
4
4
7
0
21
31
3
7
5
.242
.317
.379
.696
AC
ECL
29
SP
19
535
474
97
141
18
14
9
7
42
50
5
14
6
.297
.361
.451
.812
AC
ANL
30
SP
12
271
231
62
79
16
5
3
5
30
14
1
9
3
.342
.420
.494
.913
HIL
EAS
31
SP
5
130
115
23
31
2
5
1
0
11
7
0
4
5
.270
.333
.400
.733
NWB
EWL
33
SP
2
53
49
11
18
6
0
1
0
3
3
0
1
1
.367
.404
.551
.955
12
7
SP
128
3017
2147
520
854
100
39
32
46
0
281
328
0
43
62
33
.286
.353
.418
.771
 
Team Lg Pos
12
Negro Leagues
124
2897
2036
495
819
94
36
31
44
0
276
311
0
41
60
32
.284
.353
.416
.769
1
vs Semipros
3
87
79
22
28
5
2
1
1
4
14
0
2
2
1
.354
.400
.506
.906
1
vs Major Leagues
1
33
32
3
7
1
1
0
1
1
3
0
0
0
.219
.242
.313
.555
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SP
4
142
128
7
26
6
1
0
4
11
13
1
2
2
.203
.271
.266
.537
1
New York Lincoln Giants
SP
11
274
239
52
77
12
3
7
1
23
35
0
4
8
6
.322
.391
.485
.876
1
Philadelphia Royal Stars
SP
5
183
160
26
42
10
3
1
5
16
28
2
5
0
.263
.337
.381
.718
2
Hilldale Club
RP
9
204
184
30
46
2
5
2
0
14
12
0
4
5
.250
.303
.400
.703
4
Harrisburg Giants
SP
66
1355
682
235
425
30
8
9
24
0
142
173
30
19
10
.270
.339
.377
.715
2
Bacharach Giants
SP
31
806
705
159
220
34
19
12
12
72
64
6
23
9
.312
.381
.465
.846
1
Newark Browns
-
2
53
49
11
18
6
0
1
0
3
3
0
1
1
.367
.404
.551
.955

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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