Joe Strong - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Joe Strong



Joseph Talton Strong
(Tal; Baby Face)

Born: August 4, 1902 in Jackson, KY
Died: November 12, 1986 in Middletown, OH
          (84 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 176
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Notes:


• College: Wilberforce University (Wilberforce, OH)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CTS
NNL
19
SP
17
34
27
4
10
4
0
0
5
0
4
1
2
.370
.469
.519
.987
155
NNL
20
SP
38
87
81
14
19
1
0
3
7
0
4
0
2
.235
.271
.358
.629
66
BBS
21
SP
19
50
38
9
10
3
0
0
7
1
11
0
1
.263
.429
.342
.771
119
BBS
ECL
22
SP
31
71
64
11
17
3
2
0
7
1
6
1
.266
.329
.375
.704
86
BBS
ECL
23
SP
19
45
40
3
8
2
0
0
2
0
2
1
2
.200
.256
.250
.506
42
BBS
ECL
24
SP
25
56
48
2
8
4
1
0
5
0
7
0
1
.167
.273
.292
.564
49
25
SP
19
51
46
4
13
3
0
0
2
1
3
1
1
.283
.340
.348
.688
81
ANL
26
SP
23
49
45
6
9
2
0
2
8
0
4
0
0
.200
.265
.378
.643
55
SLS
27
SP
24
45
36
5
6
1
2
0
2
1
9
0
0
.167
.333
.306
.639
69
SLS
NNL
28
SP
13
33
30
3
8
1
0
0
5
0
2
0
1
.267
.313
.300
.613
57
HG
EWL
29
RF
28
106
85
15
34
10
1
1
18
1
16
0
5
.400
.495
.576
1.072
193
HG
NN2
30
RF
20
62
56
7
16
0
0
2
9
0
4
0
2
.286
.333
.393
.726
103
HG
IND
31
SP
17
55
51
6
10
1
1
1
7
0
4
0
0
.196
.255
.314
.568
72
HG
NN2
32
SP
24
54
44
8
14
2
0
1
13
0
5
1
4
.318
.400
.432
.832
113
HG
NN2
33
RF
11
19
16
0
3
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
2
.188
.235
.313
.548
39
HG/PC
NN2
34
SP
6
12
11
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.091
.167
.091
.258
-31
16
8
SP
334
829
718
98
186
39
7
10
97
5
83
4
24
.259
.339
.375
.714
93
162 Game Average
402
348
48
90
19
3
5
47
3
40
2
12
.259
.339
.375
.714
93
 
Team Lg Pos
16
Negro Leagues
333
826
715
98
185
39
7
10
97
5
83
4
24
.259
.339
.375
.714
93
1
vs Major Leagues
1
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
56
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Cleveland Tate Stars
SP
17
34
27
4
10
4
0
0
5
0
4
1
2
.370
.469
.519
.987
155
1
Milwaukee Bears
SP
34
74
68
12
17
1
0
2
5
0
4
0
2
.250
.292
.353
.645
70
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
4
13
13
2
2
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
.154
.154
.385
.538
43
5
Baltimore Black Sox
SP
100
235
201
27
49
13
3
0
22
2
27
2
5
.244
.339
.338
.677
83
2
Hilldale Club
SP
35
87
80
8
16
4
0
2
9
1
6
0
1
.200
.256
.325
.581
46
7
Homestead Grays
SP
104
304
259
37
78
15
2
5
47
1
31
1
13
.301
.378
.432
.810
124
2
St. Louis Stars I
SP
37
78
66
8
14
2
2
0
7
1
11
0
1
.212
.325
.303
.628
65
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
-
3
4
4
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
CTS
NNL
34
.432
.350
11.8%
8.3%
0.0%
1.1%
.148
.119
NNL
87
.280
.337
4.6%
8.0%
3.4%
1.3%
.123
.117
BBS
50
.374
.322
22.0%
6.7%
0.0%
1.1%
.079
.104
BBS
ECL
71
.322
.337
8.5%
8.1%
0.0%
1.7%
.109
.119
BBS
ECL
45
.238
.333
4.4%
9.4%
1.0%
9.38
0.0%
1.1%
.050
.108
BBS
ECL
56
.268
.344
12.5%
9.0%
0.0%
1.3%
.125
.119
51
.320
.344
5.9%
8.2%
0.0%
1.3%
.065
.121
ANL
49
.289
.372
8.2%
9.5%
4.1%
1.4%
.178
.132
SLS
45
.314
.344
20.0%
8.2%
0.0%
1.2%
.139
.120
SLS
NNL
33
.290
.368
6.1%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.033
.104
HG
EWL
106
.477
.343
15.1%
8.5%
0.9%
0.7%
.176
.094
HG
NN2
62
.322
.320
6.5%
6.4%
3.2%
1.1%
.107
.117
HG
IND
55
.265
.301
7.3%
8.0%
1.8%
1.4%
.118
.104
HG
NN2
54
.358
.350
9.3%
8.6%
1.9%
1.5%
.114
.134
HG
NN2
19
.225
.354
5.3%
8.9%
0.0%
1.7%
.125
.128
HG/PC
NN2
12
.140
.342
8.3%
8.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.131
16
8
829
.327
.339
10.0%
8.3%
1.2%
1.2%
.116
.115
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
16
Negro Leagues
826
.327
.339
10.0%
8.3%
1.2%
1.2%
.116
.115
1
vs Major Leagues
3
.299
.363
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
2.6%
.000
.189
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Cleveland Tate Stars
34
.432
.350
11.8%
8.3%
0.0%
1.1%
.148
.119
1
Chicago American Giants
13
.224
.329
0.0%
7.7%
7.7%
1.3%
.231
.114
1
Milwaukee Bears
74
.290
.339
5.4%
8.0%
2.7%
1.3%
.103
.118
5
Baltimore Black Sox
235
.318
.336
11.5%
8.3%
0.0%
1.4%
.095
.114
2
Hilldale Club
87
.264
.358
6.9%
9.0%
2.3%
1.3%
.125
.126
7
Homestead Grays
304
.363
.332
10.2%
8.0%
1.6%
1.1%
.131
.111
2
St. Louis Stars I
78
.304
.354
14.1%
8.7%
0.0%
1.0%
.091
.113
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
4
.000
.338
0.0%
8.0%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.130

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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