Luther McDonald - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Luther McDonald



Luther McDonald
(Vet; Old Soul)

Born: February 6, 1906 in Greene County, MS
Died: May 1, 1976 in Chicago, IL
          (70 years old)

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Throws: R
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• Buried: Lincoln Cemetery (Blue Island, IL)


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
4
1927
1935
5.6
1
1931
1931
1.2
2
1930
1931
0.4
1
1927
1927
0.0
1
1930
1930
-0.0
Center Field Yrs First Last
3
1927
1929
8.4
2
1931
1935
3.7
2
1930
1931
1.0
1
1930
1930
1.0
1
1931
1931
-0.1

Right Field Yrs First Last
3
1927
1929
5.1
2
1930
1935
2.2
2
1931
1935
1.3
1
1931
1931
-0.1
Shortstop Yrs First Last
4
1927
1935
21.9
1
1931
1931
0.1
1
1930
1930
-0.0
1
1930
1930
-0.2
2
1930
1931
-0.4
Second Base Yrs First Last
3
1927
1929
5.0
2
1930
1931
0.1
1
1935
1935
-0.1
1
1931
1931
-0.3
Third Base Yrs First Last
3
1927
1929
3.8
1
1931
1931
1.0
1
1935
1935
0.5
3
1927
1929
0.4
1
1930
1930
0.1
First Base Yrs First Last
4
1927
1935
11.9
2
1927
1928
2.1
3
1930
1935
0.8
1
1931
1931
-0.1
1
1930
1930
-0.1
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
3
1928
1931
4.1
3
1927
1929
1.9
3
1927
1930
1.3
1
1935
1935
1.2
1
1930
1930
1.0
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
4
1927
1935
13.3
3
1927
1929
8.6
2
1930
1935
6.5
3
1927
1929
6.2
3
1927
1929
5.8
6
1927
1935
4.7
1
1931
1931
3.4
2
1930
1931
1.9
1
1931
1931
0.8
1
1931
1931
0.6
1
1930
1930
0.6
1
1929
1929
0.4
1
1931
1931
0.4
1
1931
1931
0.3
1
1927
1927
0.3
1
1927
1927
0.2
1
1927
1927
0.2
3
1930
1935
0.1
2
1930
1931
0.0
1
1935
1935
-0.1
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1930
1930
0.1
1
1930
1930
0.1
1
1927
1927
0.1
1
1931
1931
0.1
1
1931
1931
0.0
1
1930
1930
0.0
1
1927
1927
-0.0
1
1931
1931
-0.0
1
1931
1931
-0.1
1
1929
1929
-0.1
1
1930
1930
-0.5

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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