Deacon White
James Laurie White
 
 
Born: December 7, 1847 in Caton, NY
Died: July 7, 1939 - 91 years old
Bats: L Throws: R Ht: 5'11" Wt: 175
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Inducted into the Hall of Fame as a Player in 2013
- Visit White's Managerial Page

Defensive Regression Analysis

Multi-Team Years

Third Base
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
    Runs
CL1
NA
23.6
3B
 
1
1.0
 
0.0
8.5
0.0
 
0.5
0.5
CHN
NL
28.6
3B
 
1
2.0
 
-0.0
-1.3
-0.0
 
-0.3
-0.3
CN1
NL
30.6
3B
 
1
3.7
 
-0.0
-8.9
-0.0
 
0.1
0.1
BFN
NL
33.6
3B
 
7
72.7
 
-1.5
-20.5
-1.5
 
-3.3
-3.3
BFN
NL
34.6
3B
 
63
552.3
 
-11.3
-20.5
-11.3
 
-13.3
-13.3
BFN
NL
35.6
3B
 
77
650.7
 
-8.4
-13.0
-8.4
 
-13.1
-13.1
BFN
NL
36.6
3B
 
108
921.7
 
-6.9
-7.5
-6.9
 
-1.2
-1.2
BFN
NL
37.6
3B
 
98
819.7
 
0.0
0.0
0.0
 
-3.6
-3.6
DTN
NL
38.6
3B
 
124
1064.3
 
6.5
6.1
6.5
 
4.8
4.8
DTN
NL
39.6
3B
 
106
913.0
 
5.8
6.3
5.8
 
15.9
15.9
DTN
NL
40.6
3B
 
125
1096.0
 
3.0
2.7
3.0
 
-1.3
-1.3
PIT
NL
41.6
3B
 
52
430.0
 
-0.3
-0.8
-0.3
 
-7.9
-7.9
BFP
PL
42.6
3B
 
64
558.0
 
-0.3
-0.6
-0.3
 
7.6
7.6
13
7
3B
 
827
7085.0
 
-13.5
-1.9
-13.5
 
-15.0
-15.0
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry



Catcher
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
 
A2
  Runs
GO2
CS
A2
PB
CL1
NA
23.6
C
 
29
234.3
 
-1.5
-6.3
-1.5
0.0
 
-0.9
0.0
0.0
-0.9
0.0
CL1
NA
24.6
C
 
14
104.3
 
-0.5
-4.9
-0.5
0.0
 
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
BS1
NA
25.6
C
 
56
476.0
 
-1.8
-3.7
-1.8
0.0
 
-2.8
0.0
0.0
-2.8
0.0
BS1
NA
26.6
C
 
58
492.3
 
-0.6
-1.2
-0.6
0.0
 
-5.3
0.0
0.0
-5.3
0.0
BS1
NA
27.6
C
 
75
604.0
 
-2.9
-4.7
-2.9
-0.0
 
6.3
0.0
0.0
6.3
0.0
CHN
NL
28.6
C
 
63
554.0
 
-4.6
-8.3
-1.9
-2.7
 
-8.8
0.0
0.0
-8.7
-0.0
BSN
NL
29.6
C
 
7
55.3
 
0.1
2.0
-0.2
0.3
 
-8.1
0.0
0.0
-1.1
-7.0
CN1
NL
30.6
C
 
48
391.3
 
7.3
18.5
-1.2
8.5
 
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
-0.0
CN1
NL
31.6
C
 
59
526.0
 
4.5
8.6
-0.5
5.0
 
42.9
0.0
0.0
4.3
38.6
BFN
NL
33.6
C
 
4
36.3
 
0.1
2.5
0.3
-0.2
 
-9.4
0.0
0.0
-1.4
-8.1
BFN
NL
34.6
C
 
20
188.3
 
0.6
2.9
1.6
-1.0
 
-12.3
0.0
0.0
3.5
-15.8
BFN
NL
35.6
C
 
22
172.7
 
-8.1
-47.2
1.2
-9.4
 
-17.3
0.0
0.0
3.4
-20.6
BFN
NL
36.6
C
 
3
24.7
 
-1.2
-47.2
0.2
-1.3
 
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.3
-0.7
13
6
C
 
458
3859.7
 
-8.6
-2.2
-7.8
-0.7
 
-15.9
0.0
0.0
-2.3
-13.7
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry



Right Field
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
    Runs
Arm
CL1
NA
23.6
RF
 
1
7.3
 
-0.1
-18.0
-0.1
-0.0
 
-0.8
-0.8
-0.1
CL1
NA
24.6
RF
 
3
18.7
 
-0.4
-21.2
-0.3
-0.1
 
-0.9
-0.8
-0.1
BS1
NA
25.6
RF
 
9
71.0
 
-1.5
-21.2
-1.3
-0.2
 
-3.2
-3.0
-0.2
BS1
NA
26.6
RF
 
21
160.0
 
-3.4
-21.1
-2.9
-0.4
 
-7.1
-5.7
-1.4
BS1
NA
27.6
RF
 
14
67.0
 
-1.4
-21.4
-1.2
-0.3
 
-3.7
-3.2
-0.6
BSN
NL
29.6
RF
 
19
165.3
 
-4.2
-25.5
-3.2
-1.0
 
-3.1
-3.0
-0.1
CN1
NL
30.6
RF
 
16
137.0
 
-2.7
-20.0
-2.3
-0.4
 
-3.3
-1.9
-1.4
CN1
NL
31.6
RF
 
18
150.3
 
-2.6
-17.5
-2.2
-0.4
 
-5.3
-2.4
-2.9
CN1
NL
32.6
RF
 
33
273.7
 
-4.8
-17.5
-4.0
-0.8
 
-8.2
-7.5
-0.7
BFN
NL
33.6
RF
 
15
118.3
 
-1.9
-16.3
-1.6
-0.4
 
-0.1
-1.9
1.9
10
5
RF
 
149
1168.7
 
-23.1
-19.8
-19.2
-3.9
 
-35.7
-30.1
-5.5
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry



First Base
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
    Runs
BS1
NA
26.6
1B
 
1
21.3
 
-0.0
-1.8
-0.0
 
-1.0
-1.0
BS1
NA
27.6
1B
 
1
7.7
 
-0.0
-1.8
-0.0
 
-0.2
-0.2
CHN
NL
28.6
1B
 
3
16.3
 
0.0
0.1
0.0
 
-0.7
-0.7
BSN
NL
29.6
1B
 
35
311.7
 
-0.3
-1.0
-0.3
 
0.5
0.5
CN1
NL
31.6
1B
 
2
16.0
 
-0.0
-2.5
-0.0
 
1.5
1.5
CN1
NL
32.6
1B
 
3
24.7
 
-0.0
-1.9
-0.0
 
-0.9
-0.9
BFN
NL
33.6
1B
 
26
218.3
 
-0.7
-3.3
-0.7
 
-2.8
-2.8
DTN
NL
39.6
1B
 
2
24.0
 
0.2
6.7
0.2
 
-0.5
-0.5
PIT
NL
41.6
1B
 
3
31.0
 
0.2
6.7
0.2
 
0.1
0.1
BFP
PL
42.6
1B
 
57
493.7
 
3.3
6.7
3.3
 
6.7
6.7
10
8
1B
 
133
1164.7
 
2.5
2.2
2.5
 
2.7
2.7
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry



Second Base
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
    Runs
CL1
NA
23.6
2B
 
1
4.3
 
0.0
4.5
0.0
 
-0.8
-0.8
CL1
NA
24.6
2B
 
7
60.3
 
0.3
4.5
0.3
 
2.4
2.4
CN1
NL
32.6
2B
 
1
14.3
 
-0.0
-0.4
-0.0
 
-3.4
-3.4
BFN
NL
33.6
2B
 
25
215.7
 
-0.1
-0.4
-0.1
 
3.1
3.1
4
3
2B
 
34
294.7
 
0.2
0.7
0.2
 
1.3
1.3
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry



Left Field
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
    Runs
Arm
CL1
NA
24.6
LF
 
2
18.0
 
-0.1
-5.8
-0.1
0.0
 
-1.2
-1.7
0.5
CHN
NL
28.6
LF
 
3
24.3
 
0.1
2.1
0.1
-0.0
 
0.5
0.7
-0.2
BFN
NL
33.6
LF
 
2
17.0
 
-0.0
-0.6
-0.0
0.0
 
-0.1
-0.5
0.4
DTN
NL
39.6
LF
 
3
25.3
 
-0.2
-8.3
-0.2
0.0
 
-2.0
-2.3
0.4
4
4
LF
 
10
84.7
 
-0.3
-3.2
-0.4
0.1
 
-2.8
-3.8
1.0
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry



Center Field
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
    Runs
Arm
CL1
NA
24.6
CF
 
1
9.3
 
-0.1
-6.2
-0.1
-0.0
 
-0.9
-0.9
-0.1
CN1
NL
31.6
CF
 
4
34.7
 
-0.3
-7.9
-0.2
-0.1
 
-1.7
-1.2
-0.5
CN1
NL
32.6
CF
 
1
8.0
 
-0.1
-7.9
-0.0
-0.0
 
-0.7
-0.5
-0.1
3
2
CF
 
6
52.0
 
-0.4
-7.6
-0.3
-0.1
 
-3.3
-2.6
-0.7
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry



Shortstop
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
    Runs
CL1
NA
23.6
SS
 
2
10.3
 
-0.0
-4.3
-0.0
 
-0.7
-0.7
BFP
PL
42.6
SS
 
1
9.0
 
-0.1
-11.0
-0.1
 
-1.6
-1.6
2
2
SS
 
3
19.3
 
-0.1
-7.4
-0.1
 
-2.3
-2.3
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry




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