Larry Brown - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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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All-Time Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
1
1935
1935
1.3
3
1945
1948
0.8
3
1942
1945
0.3
1
1938
1938
0.1
1
1942
1942
0.0
Center Field Yrs First Last
6
1938
1948
3.4
1
1935
1935
1.7
2
1947
1948
1.2
1
1938
1938
0.1

Right Field Yrs First Last
1
1947
1947
0.3
1
1938
1938
0.1
1
1945
1945
0.1
1
1942
1942
0.0
2
1942
1943
-0.1
Shortstop Yrs First Last
2
1935
1948
3.2
4
1942
1947
0.6
1
1948
1948
0.1
1
1938
1938
0.0
1
1945
1945
-0.2
Second Base Yrs First Last
4
1942
1947
1.5
2
1947
1948
0.2
1
1935
1935
0.0
1
1942
1942
0.0
1
1938
1938
0.0
Third Base Yrs First Last
2
1935
1938
0.6
3
1942
1947
0.3
1
1948
1948
0.1
3
1938
1945
0.1
2
1938
1942
-0.1
First Base Yrs First Last
2
1947
1948
1.0
4
1938
1945
0.3
1
1935
1935
0.1
1
1935
1935
0.1
1
1938
1938
0.0
 
Catcher Yrs First Last
6
1935
1947
1.1
3
1943
1947
0.3
3
1938
1943
0.2
1
1948
1948
0.0
1
1938
1938
0.0
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
5
1942
1948
4.4
1
1935
1935
2.6
2
1942
1943
2.1
2
1935
1938
1.8
1
1947
1947
0.9
1
1945
1945
0.8
1
1945
1945
0.7
1
1947
1947
0.6
3
1943
1948
0.6
2
1947
1948
0.1
5
1942
1948
-0.2
2
1935
1938
-0.3
2
1942
1943
-1.3
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
2
1938
1942
0.5
1
1943
1943
0.4
1
1945
1945
0.3
1
1935
1935
0.3
1
1942
1942
0.2
1
1938
1938
0.1
1
1943
1943
0.1
1
1945
1945
0.1
1
1948
1948
0.1
1
1942
1942
0.1
1
1948
1948
0.0
1
1947
1947
-0.1
1
1935
1935
-0.3

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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