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Larry Brown



Ernest Larry Brown
(Iron Man)


Born: September 16, 1901 in Birmingham, AL
Died: April 7, 1972 - 70 years old

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 5'7"
Wt: 162
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Notes:


• Buried: New Park Cemetery (Memphis, TN)
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Wins Above Replacement


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
5
1942
1948
MRS/AAS
4.4
0.6
0.4
3.4
0.0
2
CF
6
1938
1948
MULT
3.4
3.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
3
SS
2
1935
1948
CAG/MRS
3.2
2.8
0.1
0.0
0.3
4
SP
1
1935
1935
CAG
2.6
-0.1
0.0
2.7
0.0
5
SP
2
1942
1943
MRS
2.1
-0.1
0.0
2.2
0.0
6
SP
2
1935
1938
WES/CAG
1.8
-0.3
0.0
2.1
0.0
7
CF
1
1935
1935
CAG
1.7
2.7
-0.9
0.0
-0.1
8
2B
4
1942
1947
MRS/AAS
1.5
1.2
0.0
0.0
0.3
9
LF
1
1935
1935
CAG
1.3
1.3
0.2
0.0
-0.1
10
CF
2
1947
1948
MRS
1.2
0.9
0.4
0.0
0.0
11
1B
2
1947
1948
MRS
1.0
1.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
12
SP
1
1947
1947
MRS
0.9
-0.1
0.0
0.9
0.0
13
LF
3
1945
1948
MRS
0.8
0.2
0.7
0.0
-0.1
14
SP
1
1945
1945
MRS
0.8
-0.1
-0.1
0.9
0.0
15
SP
1
1945
1945
MRS
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
16
SS
4
1942
1947
MRS/AAS
0.6
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.2
17
SP
1
1947
1947
MRS
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
18
3B
2
1935
1938
CAG/WES
0.6
0.8
-0.3
0.0
0.1
19
SP
3
1943
1948
MRS
0.6
0.4
0.3
0.0
0.0
20
RP
2
1938
1942
WES/MRS
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
21
RP
1
1943
1943
MRS
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
22
LF
3
1942
1945
MRS
0.3
0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
23
RP
1
1945
1945
MRS
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
24
1B
4
1938
1945
MULT
0.3
0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.6
25
RF
1
1947
1947
MRS
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
RP
1
1935
1935
CAG
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.1
0.0
27
C
3
1943
1947
MRS
0.3
0.7
-0.5
0.0
0.1
28
3B
3
1942
1947
MRS
0.3
0.7
-0.5
0.0
0.0
29
2B
2
1947
1948
MRS
0.2
-0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
30
RP
1
1942
1942
MRS
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
31
C
3
1938
1943
WES/MRS
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
32
RP
1
1938
1938
WES
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
33
1B
1
1935
1935
CAG
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.1
34
1B
1
1935
1935
CAG
0.1
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
35
RP
1
1943
1943
MRS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
36
CF
1
1938
1938
WES
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
37
RF
1
1938
1938
WES
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
38
LF
1
1938
1938
WES
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
39
RP
1
1945
1945
MRS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
40
3B
1
1948
1948
MRS
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
41
RP
1
1948
1948
MRS
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
42
SS
1
1948
1948
MRS
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
43
3B
3
1938
1945
MRS/WES
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
44
RF
1
1945
1945
MRS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
45
RP
1
1942
1942
MRS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
46
SP
2
1947
1948
MRS
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
47
2B
1
1935
1935
CAG
0.0
0.4
-0.5
0.0
0.1
48
-
1
1942
1942
MRS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
49
C
1
1948
1948
MRS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
50
C
1
1938
1938
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
51
C
1
1942
1942
MRS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
52
LF
1
1942
1942
AAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.5
53
RF
1
1942
1942
AAS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.5
54
-
1
1943
1943
MRS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
55
-
1
1943
1943
MRS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
56
-
1
1942
1942
MRS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
57
SS
1
1938
1938
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
58
C
1
1942
1942
MRS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
59
-
1
1945
1945
MRS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
60
2B
1
1942
1942
MRS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
61
2B
1
1938
1938
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
62
-
1
1943
1943
MRS
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
63
RP
1
1948
1948
MRS
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
64
1B
1
1938
1938
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
65
LF
1
1938
1938
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
66
3B
2
1938
1942
WES/AAS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
67
LF
1
1943
1943
MRS
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
68
RF
2
1942
1943
MRS
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
69
-
1
1948
1948
MRS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
70
-
1
1938
1938
WES
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
71
-
1
1948
1948
MRS
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
72
RF
5
1942
1948
MRS
-0.1
0.9
-0.7
0.0
-0.3
73
-
2
1935
1942
CAG/MRS
-0.1
-0.4
0.2
0.0
0.1
74
C
4
1943
1948
MRS
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.1
75
RP
1
1947
1947
MRS
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
76
LF
1
1943
1943
MRS
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
77
LF
1
1942
1942
MRS
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
SP
5
1942
1948
MRS
-0.2
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
79
-
1
1948
1948
MRS
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
80
-
1
1947
1947
MRS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
81
SS
1
1945
1945
MRS
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
82
-
1
1948
1948
MRS
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
83
-
1
1935
1935
CAG
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
84
-
1
1945
1945
MRS
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
85
-
1
1947
1947
MRS
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
86
-
1
1945
1945
MRS
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
87
RP
1
1935
1935
CAG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
88
SP
2
1935
1938
CAG/WES
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
89
1B
2
1943
1945
MRS
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
90
-
1
1945
1945
MRS
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
91
-
1
1945
1945
MRS
-0.4
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.1
92
LF
4
1935
1945
MRS/CAG
-0.5
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
93
-
1
1945
1945
MRS
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
94
-
1
1947
1947
MRS
-0.7
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
95
-
1
1948
1948
MRS
-0.7
-0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.0
96
-
1
1935
1935
CAG
-0.9
0.0
0.0
-0.9
0.0
97
LF
1
1935
1935
CAG
-1.1
0.1
-0.1
-1.1
0.0
98
-
1
1935
1935
CAG
-1.2
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
99
-
3
1945
1948
MRS
-1.2
-0.8
-0.5
0.0
0.2
100
SP
2
1942
1943
MRS
-1.3
-0.2
0.0
-1.1
0.0
101
-
1
1935
1935
CAG
-1.5
-1.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
102
-
3
1942
1945
MRS
-1.6
-0.1
0.0
-1.5
0.0

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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.

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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