Leon Ruffin - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Leon Ruffin



Charles Leon Ruffin
(Lassas)

Born: February 11, 1912 in Portsmouth, VA
Died: August 14, 1970 in Portsmouth, VA
          (58 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 169
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Notes:


• Buried: Lincoln Memorial Cemetery (Portsmouth, VA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BE
NN2
23
C
14
41
38
3
9
0
0
0
5
0
3
0
0
.237
.293
.237
.530
35
NE
NN2
24
C
18
63
56
3
6
0
0
0
1
1
6
0
1
.107
.194
.107
.301
-21
PC
NN2
25
C
20
59
56
2
11
1
1
0
5
0
1
0
2
.196
.211
.250
.461
21
PC
NN2
26
C
22
85
71
5
13
1
0
0
10
0
8
0
6
.183
.266
.197
.463
24
PS/NE
27
C
23
74
69
7
9
0
0
1
3
0
4
1
.130
.178
.174
.352
-7
28
C
62
226
208
21
45
3
3
0
12
3
14
12
2
2
.216
.272
.260
.532
38
ULT
MEX
29
C
91
347
320
32
83
11
2
0
43
1
22
24
4
1
.259
.315
.306
.621
56
NE
NN2
30
C
35
124
113
16
28
4
0
0
10
1
9
2
.248
.303
.283
.586
71
31
C
32
119
109
16
23
7
1
0
20
4
8
2
0
0
.211
.277
.294
.571
50
NE
NN2
32
C
3
13
13
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.154
.154
.154
.308
-17
MULT
34
C
48
165
149
24
37
4
0
1
23
1
10
0
6
0
0
.248
.296
.295
.591
66
11
6
C
368
1316
1202
129
266
31
7
2
132
11
85
36
8
21
0
0
.221
.277
.264
.541
43
162 Game Average
579
529
57
117
14
3
1
58
5
37
42
4
9
0
0
.221
.277
.264
.541
43
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
230
780
708
79
143
17
2
2
78
7
52
2
18
0
0
.202
.259
.240
.499
36
2
vs Latin Leagues
138
536
494
50
123
14
5
0
54
4
33
36
6
3
.249
.304
.298
.602
53
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Newark Eagles
C
156
549
501
64
109
15
1
1
60
7
37
2
9
0
.218
.274
.257
.532
47
2
Pittsburgh Crawfords
-
42
144
127
7
24
2
1
0
15
0
9
0
8
.189
.243
.220
.463
22
2
Philadelphia Stars
C
30
84
77
8
10
0
0
1
3
0
6
1
.130
.193
.169
.362
-6
2
Algonoderos de Unión Laguna
C
138
536
494
50
123
14
5
0
54
4
33
36
6
3
.249
.304
.298
.602
53
1
North All Stars
-
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
East All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BE
NN2
41
.261
.357
7.3%
8.8%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.137
NE
NN2
63
.163
.351
9.5%
8.8%
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.127
PC
NN2
59
.203
.338
1.7%
8.0%
0.0%
1.6%
.054
.130
PC
NN2
85
.219
.344
9.4%
9.3%
0.0%
1.6%
.014
.129
PS/NE
74
.170
.350
5.4%
8.6%
1.4%
1.8%
.043
.116
226
.254
.354
6.2%
5.3%
9.5%
1.17
0.0%
1.2%
.043
.127
ULT
MEX
347
.302
.375
6.3%
11.1%
6.9%
8.6%
0.92
1.30
0.0%
1.1%
.047
.123
NE
NN2
124
.284
.327
7.3%
9.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.035
.094
119
.279
.362
6.7%
9.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.083
.107
NE
NN2
13
.146
.344
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.104
MULT
165
.277
.338
6.1%
8.6%
0.6%
1.1%
.047
.094
11
6
1316
.260
.354
6.5%
9.7%
6.7%
9.1%
0.92
1.16
0.2%
1.2%
.042
.116
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Negro Leagues
780
.240
.345
6.7%
9.1%
0.3%
1.3%
.038
.111
2
vs Latin Leagues
536
.290
.367
6.2%
10.5%
6.7%
9.1%
0.92
1.16
0.0%
1.1%
.049
.124
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
7
Newark Eagles
549
.258
.344
6.7%
9.1%
0.2%
1.1%
.040
.105
2
Pittsburgh Crawfords
144
.213
.342
6.3%
8.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.031
.129
2
Philadelphia Stars
84
.179
.355
7.1%
9.2%
1.2%
1.6%
.039
.121
2
Algonoderos de Unión Laguna
536
.290
.367
6.2%
10.5%
6.7%
9.1%
0.92
1.16
0.0%
1.1%
.049
.124
1
North All Stars
2
.000
.318
0.0%
3.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.101
1
East All Stars
1
.000
.266
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.010

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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.

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