Herman Bell - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Herman Bell



Herman Bell
(Steel Arm)

Born: April 18, 1915 in Birmingham, AL
Died: September 27, 1970 in Birmingham, AL
          (55 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 177
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Notes:


• Buried: Shadow Lawn Memorial Gardens (Birmingham, AL)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
TIC
NAL
25
C
9
30
21
2
3
0
0
0
0
1
7
2
.143
.357
.143
.500
55
BBB
28
C
12
36
31
2
5
0
0
0
1
0
3
0
2
0
.161
.235
.161
.397
28
BBB
NAL
30
C
13
34
28
4
5
1
1
0
3
0
3
0
0
3
.179
.258
.286
.544
59
BBB
NAL
31
C
1
4
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
BBB
NAL
32
C
5
11
11
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.091
.091
.091
.182
-52
BBB
NAL
33
C
20
66
57
13
16
2
0
0
6
1
5
1
3
.281
.349
.316
.665
77
6
2
C
60
181
152
22
30
3
1
0
10
2
18
0
1
10
0
.197
.287
.230
.517
50
162 Game Average
489
410
59
81
8
3
0
27
6
49
0
3
27
0
.197
.287
.230
.517
50
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
C
9
30
21
2
3
0
0
0
0
1
7
2
.143
.357
.143
.500
55
5
Birmingham Black Barons
C
51
151
131
20
27
3
1
0
10
1
11
0
1
8
0
.206
.273
.244
.517
49



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
TIC
NAL
30
.275
.314
23.3%
9.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
BBB
36
.194
.299
8.3%
6.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.070
BBB
NAL
34
.239
.320
8.8%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.107
.090
BBB
NAL
4
.000
.331
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
BBB
NAL
11
.088
.356
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
BBB
NAL
66
.313
.353
7.6%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.035
.115
6
2
181
.248
.329
9.9%
8.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.033
.094
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
30
.275
.314
23.3%
9.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
5
Birmingham Black Barons
151
.243
.332
7.3%
8.0%
0.0%
0.7%
.038
.097

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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, 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