Oscar Owens - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Oscar Owens



William Oscar Owens


Born: September 7, 1893 in Reidsville, NC
Died: April 30, 1960 in Washington, DC
          (66 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 155
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Notes:


• Buried: Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington County, VA)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
PK
NNL
28
RF
2
4
.333
7
5
4
0
0
43.2
35
29
51
1
17
16
2
3
199
5.98
78
HG
NvM
32
SP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
6.2
6
5
8
0
5
4
0
1
32
6.75
36
HG
NvM
33
SP
0
1
.000
2
1
1
0
0
13.2
11
7
15
1
2
5
0
0
60
4.61
55
HG
34
SP
0
2
.000
5
4
1
0
0
28.1
26
24
42
1
12
12
0
1
135
7.62
59
HG
EAS
36
RF
2
0
1.000
2
1
1
0
0
9.2
3
3
10
1
2
3
0
0
40
2.79
202
HG
EAS
37
LF
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
3.2
0
0
2
0
0
1
0
0
13
0.00
6
2
SP
4
7
.364
18
12
7
0
0
105.2
81
68
128
4
38
41
2
5
479
5.79
70
162 Game Average
9
16
.364
41
27
16
0
0
239.2
184
154
290
9
86
93
5
11
1086
5.79
70
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Negro Leagues
4
6
.400
14
9
6
0
0
82.0
59
51
96
3
29
31
2
4
366
5.60
82
3
vs Major Leagues
0
1
.000
4
3
1
0
0
23.2
22
17
32
1
9
10
0
1
113
6.46
46
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Pittsburgh Keystones II
RF
2
4
.333
7
5
4
0
0
43.2
35
29
51
1
17
16
2
3
199
5.98
78
5
Homestead Grays
RP
2
3
.400
11
7
3
0
0
62.0
46
39
77
3
21
25
0
2
280
5.66
65



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
PK
NNL
28
RF
43.2
1.56
1.44
8.0%
10.9%
8.5%
7.6%
0.94
1.43
0.5%
1.1%
HG
NvM
32
SP
6.2
1.95
1.11
12.5%
11.4%
15.6%
4.4%
0.80
2.59
0.0%
0.5%
HG
NvM
33
SP
13.2
1.24
1.01
8.3%
14.0%
3.3%
3.9%
2.50
3.56
1.7%
1.3%
HG
34
SP
28.1
1.91
1.44
8.9%
11.1%
8.9%
6.1%
1.00
1.50
0.7%
2.6%
HG
EAS
36
RF
9.2
1.24
1.60
7.5%
8.9%
5.0%
8.4%
1.50
1.06
2.5%
1.7%
HG
EAS
37
LF
3.2
0.55
1.31
7.7%
10.1%
0.0%
7.2%
1.41
0.0%
0.9%
6
2
SP
105.2
1.57
1.37
8.6%
11.0%
7.9%
6.8%
1.08
1.76
0.8%
1.3%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
4
Negro Leagues
82.0
1.52
1.45
8.5%
10.4%
7.9%
7.6%
1.07
1.37
0.8%
1.2%
3
vs Major Leagues
23.2
1.73
1.11
8.8%
12.9%
8.0%
4.2%
1.11
3.15
0.9%
1.6%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Pittsburgh Keystones II
RF
43.2
1.56
1.44
8.0%
10.9%
8.5%
7.6%
0.94
1.43
0.5%
1.1%
5
Homestead Grays
RP
62.0
1.58
1.33
8.9%
11.1%
7.5%
6.3%
1.19
2.00
1.1%
1.4%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
PK
NNL
28
RF
7
199
170
35
51
7
2
1
10
17
16
3
9
4
.300
.374
.382
.756
HG
NvM
32
SP
1
32
24
6
8
2
1
0
1
5
4
1
2
2
.333
.467
.500
.967
HG
NvM
33
SP
2
60
57
11
15
1
0
1
1
2
5
0
1
1
.263
.288
.333
.621
HG
34
SP
5
135
116
26
42
5
2
1
4
12
12
1
6
3
.362
.426
.466
.892
HG
EAS
36
RF
2
40
37
3
10
0
0
1
0
2
3
0
1
1
.270
.308
.351
.659
HG
EAS
37
LF
1
13
13
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.154
.154
.154
.308
6
2
SP
18
479
417
81
128
15
5
4
16
38
41
5
19
11
.307
.372
.396
.767
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Negro Leagues
14
366
318
59
96
12
4
3
14
29
31
4
15
8
.302
.368
.393
.761
3
vs Major Leagues
4
113
99
22
32
3
1
1
2
9
10
1
4
3
.323
.385
.404
.789
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Pittsburgh Keystones II
RF
7
199
170
35
51
7
2
1
10
17
16
3
9
4
.300
.374
.382
.756
5
Homestead Grays
RP
11
280
247
46
77
8
3
3
6
21
25
2
10
7
.312
.370
.405
.775

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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