John Lyles - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

John Lyles



John Lyles
(The Brute)

Born: March 18, 1912 in St. Louis, MO
Died: July 15, 1991 deathplace unknown
          (79 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 190
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
AB2
NSL
20
SS
7
20
18
1
3
0
0
0
3
0
1
0
1
.167
.211
.167
.377
19
HG
IND
22
2B
12
46
43
9
14
2
0
0
5
1
3
0
0
.326
.370
.372
.742
126
CBE
NAL
31
SS
4
13
11
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.091
.167
.091
.258
-18
NAL
26
CF
19
67
61
7
16
3
1
0
6
5
5
0
1
.262
.318
.344
.662
90
27
SS
20
88
82
13
25
5
0
0
9
4
0
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
.305
.352
.366
.718
111
SNS
NAL
28
SS
22
93
81
15
22
3
0
0
9
4
9
3
.272
.344
.309
.653
103
CCB
NAL
30
3B
20
66
58
8
7
0
0
0
1
0
7
1
.121
.215
.121
.336
5
NAL
29
SS
15
65
59
8
14
0
1
1
3
2
6
0
.237
.308
.322
.630
102
8
7
SS
119
458
413
62
102
13
2
1
36
16
0
38
0
0
0
7
0
0
.247
.310
.295
.606
84
162 Game Average
623
562
84
139
18
3
1
49
24
0
52
0
0
0
10
0
0
.247
.310
.295
.606
84
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SS
7
20
18
1
3
0
0
0
3
0
1
0
1
.167
.211
.167
.377
19
1
Homestead Grays
2B
12
46
43
9
14
2
0
0
5
1
3
0
0
.326
.370
.372
.742
126
3
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
SS
50
201
180
27
47
6
2
0
17
11
17
0
4
.261
.325
.317
.642
95
2
Chicago American Giants
SS
6
24
21
3
5
0
0
1
1
0
3
0
0
.238
.333
.381
.714
133
1
Jacksonville Red Caps
SS
19
84
79
12
24
5
0
0
9
4
5
0
.304
.345
.367
.712
109
1
West All Stars
SS
1
4
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
158
2
Cleveland Buckeyes
SS
24
79
69
9
8
0
0
0
1
0
8
0
2
0
.116
.208
.116
.324
1



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
AB2
NSL
20
.180
.298
5.0%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.072
HG
IND
46
.347
.301
6.5%
8.0%
0.0%
1.4%
.047
.104
NAL
67
.311
.325
7.5%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.082
.096
88
.345
.318
6.8%
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.061
.096
SNS
NAL
93
.318
.313
9.7%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.037
.073
NAL
65
.308
.296
9.2%
7.9%
1.5%
0.4%
.085
.076
CCB
NAL
66
.180
.308
10.6%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
CBE
NAL
13
.131
.305
7.7%
7.0%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.074
8
7
458
.292
.311
8.3%
8.1%
0.0%
12.7%
0.81
0.2%
0.7%
.048
.085
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
20
.180
.298
5.0%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.072
1
Homestead Grays
46
.347
.301
6.5%
8.0%
0.0%
1.4%
.047
.104
2
Chicago American Giants
24
.347
.293
12.5%
7.8%
4.2%
0.4%
.143
.076
3
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
201
.309
.314
8.5%
8.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.056
.081
1
West All Stars
4
.428
.292
25.0%
10.3%
0.0%
12.7%
0.81
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.102
1
Jacksonville Red Caps
84
.341
.319
6.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.063
.096
2
Cleveland Buckeyes
79
.172
.307
10.1%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078

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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.

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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