Dickey Pearce
Richard J. Pearce
 
 
Born: February 29, 1836 in Brooklyn, NY
Died: September 18, 1908 - 72 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 5'3" Wt: 161
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Comparison

Comparison
Shortstops
 
All Positions
 
#
Player
 
1 George Wright
1871 - 1882
SS
23.3
Pi
 
17.6
8.9
0.0
3.3
2 Davy Force
1871 - 1886
SS
16.8
 
11.9
10.7
-0.4
5.4
3 Candy Nelson
1872 - 1890
SS
15.9
 
16.1
3.1
0.0
3.3
4 John Peters
1874 - 1884
SS
13.5
 
11.6
5.7
-0.0
3.8
5 Chick Fulmer
1871 - 1884
SS
9.0
CW
 
7.1
4.7
0.1
2.9
6 Tom Carey
1871 - 1879
SS
8.4
 
8.4
2.8
0.0
2.8
7 Dickey Pearce
1871 - 1877
SS
8.0
 
5.1
4.9
-0.5
1.5
8 Jim Holdsworth
1872 - 1884
SS
2.9
 
6.1
-3.2
0.0
0.0
9 Denny Mack
1871 - 1883
SS
2.8
 
2.8
1.7
-0.5
1.1
10 John Radcliffe
1871 - 1875
SS
2.3
 
2.3
0.6
0.0
0.5
11 Billy Geer
1874 - 1885
SS
1.6
 
2.6
0.8
-0.6
1.2
12 Tom Barlow
1872 - 1875
SS
1.5
 
2.0
0.1
0.0
0.6
13 Jimmy Hallinan
1871 - 1878
SS
1.4
 
4.7
-2.8
0.0
0.5
14 John Bass
1871 - 1877
SS
0.4
CW
 
0.7
-0.2
0.0
0.1
15
1873 - 1874
SS
0.0
 
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
16 Quinlan
1874 - 1874
SS
0.0
 
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
17 Brown
1874 - 1874
SS
-0.2
 
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
18 Henry Kessler
1873 - 1877
SS
-0.5
 
2.0
-2.2
0.0
0.4
19 John Smith
1873 - 1875
SS
-0.6
 
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.1
20 Frank Selman
1871 - 1875
SS
-0.9
 
0.5
-0.9
-0.4
0.2
21 Lou Say
1873 - 1884
SS
-1.2
 
1.1
-0.6
0.0
1.8
 
  Dickey Pearce
1871 - 1877
SS
8.0
 
5.1
4.9
-0.5
1.5
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James