Branch Russell - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Branch Russell



Branch Lee Russell


Born: October 9, 1895 in South Boston, VA
Died: May 1, 1959 in St. Louis, MO
          (63 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 165
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery (Lemay, MO)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
26
3B
52
225
198
45
57
3
6
3
33
7
19
1
1
7
.288
.353
.409
.762
98
SLS
NNL
27
RF
81
354
315
64
89
9
9
5
45
7
25
5
9
.283
.345
.416
.761
85
SLS
NNL
28
RF
69
302
273
56
83
20
4
7
46
7
27
2
.304
.367
.484
.850
120
SLS
29
RF
88
359
299
63
91
13
11
8
66
8
1
55
0
0
5
0
.304
.412
.502
.914
131
SLS
NNL
30
RF
86
365
296
72
88
17
9
8
57
7
50
0
19
.297
.399
.497
.895
132
SLS
NNL
31
RF
96
436
391
77
125
17
9
11
57
5
38
0
7
.320
.380
.494
.874
135
SLS
32
RF
83
384
327
68
97
14
13
3
49
4
0
34
2
3
20
.297
.368
.446
.815
111
SLS
NNL
33
RF
91
406
324
83
102
16
10
2
52
5
63
1
18
.315
.428
.444
.872
128
SLS
34
RF
96
435
374
96
124
13
2
9
71
7
43
1
17
.332
.402
.449
.851
123
SLS
NNL
35
RF
31
132
109
16
34
6
0
1
23
5
0
17
0
1
5
.312
.409
.394
.804
107
CLS
EWL
36
RF
15
60
47
5
16
6
0
0
5
2
11
0
2
.340
.466
.468
.934
152
11
3
RF
788
3458
2953
645
906
134
73
57
504
64
1
382
3
12
111
0
.307
.388
.460
.848
120
162 Game Average
711
607
133
186
28
15
12
104
14
32
79
54
3
23
0
.307
.388
.460
.848
120
 
Team Lg Pos
11
Negro Leagues
785
3445
2942
644
904
134
73
57
502
64
1
380
2
12
111
0
.307
.389
.461
.849
120
1
vs Major Leagues
3
13
11
1
2
0
0
0
2
0
2
1
0
0
.182
.308
.182
.490
32
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Kansas City Monarchs
-
2
5
5
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
10
St. Louis Stars I
RF
771
3393
2901
639
890
128
73
57
499
62
1
371
3
12
109
0
.307
.388
.460
.848
119
1
Cleveland Stars
RF
15
60
47
5
16
6
0
0
5
2
11
0
2
.340
.466
.468
.934
152



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
225
.343
.347
8.4%
0.4%
8.3%
19.00
1.3%
1.1%
.121
.117
SLS
NNL
354
.341
.366
7.1%
8.6%
1.4%
1.3%
.133
.128
SLS
NNL
302
.387
.353
8.9%
9.0%
2.3%
0.9%
.179
.112
SLS
359
.407
.350
15.3%
0.0%
8.9%
2.2%
1.3%
.197
.133
SLS
NNL
365
.383
.342
13.7%
8.5%
2.2%
1.4%
.199
.127
SLS
NNL
436
.390
.332
8.7%
7.8%
2.5%
1.3%
.174
.115
SLS
384
.354
.345
8.9%
0.4%
0.5%
7.0%
17.00
19.17
0.8%
1.2%
.150
.118
SLS
NNL
406
.388
.342
15.5%
8.4%
0.5%
1.6%
.130
.127
SLS
435
.379
.345
9.9%
8.2%
2.1%
1.2%
.118
.120
SLS
NNL
132
.377
.368
12.9%
9.5%
0.0%
0.4%
24.07
0.8%
0.9%
.083
.104
CLS
EWL
60
.435
.349
18.3%
8.7%
0.1%
78.80
0.0%
0.8%
.128
.095
11
3
3458
.377
.347
11.0%
8.3%
0.5%
0.3%
19.00
25.18
1.6%
1.2%
.153
.121
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
11
Negro Leagues
3445
.378
.347
11.0%
8.3%
0.4%
0.2%
27.50
25.66
1.7%
1.2%
.153
.121
1
vs Major Leagues
13
.263
.350
15.4%
8.7%
7.7%
2.6%
2.00
3.36
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.102
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Kansas City Monarchs
5
.000
.338
0.0%
8.0%
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.115
10
St. Louis Stars I
3393
.377
.347
10.9%
8.3%
0.5%
0.3%
19.00
19.39
1.7%
1.2%
.153
.121
1
Cleveland Stars
60
.435
.349
18.3%
8.7%
0.0%
0.8%
.128
.095

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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