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Ray Brown



Raymond Leslie Brown


Born: February 23, 1908
in McDonald Township, OH
Died: February 8, 1965 in Dayton, OH
          (56 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 195
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006
• College: Wilberforce University (Wilberforce, OH)
• Buried: Greencastle Cemetery (Dayton, OH)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
23
SP
7
6
.538
19
14
12
1
0
122.0
55
37
99
2
37
81
0
3
498
2.73
154
DW/HG
EWL
24
LF
7
7
.500
16
12
11
1
1
115.1
61
47
119
5
38
51
0
3
507
3.67
118
HG
NN2
25
CF
6
2
.750
9
8
6
0
0
69.1
33
20
67
2
16
41
0
3
289
2.60
175
HG
IND
26
CF
1
2
.333
3
3
2
0
0
22.2
16
15
29
0
6
13
0
1
99
5.96
60
27
CF
8
5
.615
18
13
10
1
1
109.0
54
40
105
5
41
49
3
0
2
475
3.30
162
HG
NN2
28
RF
6
3
.667
13
9
7
0
1
86.2
46
36
77
4
26
39
0
1
359
3.74
133
HG
NN2
29
SP
11
3
.786
21
12
12
0
4
126.0
54
45
109
4
37
74
0
4
534
3.21
155
30
SP
14
0
1.000
21
12
11
4
3
132.0
32
27
108
3
28
76
0
0
1
525
1.84
263
HG
MULT
31
CF
7
2
.778
9
9
8
1
0
80.0
43
32
88
21
28
0
3.60
131
32
SP
16
2
.889
20
17
17
3
0
156.0
41
32
126
0
34
70
0
0
0
10
1.85
261
HG
33
SP
12
6
.667
21
15
15
2
0
147.2
63
45
147
0
32
55
1
2
33
2.74
154
HG
34
SP
10
6
.625
19
13
12
1
1
131.2
63
51
140
2
39
58
0
2
46
3.49
109
HG
35
RF
8
1
.889
17
9
6
2
1
86.1
38
34
80
1
30
35
0
3
365
3.54
123
HG
36
SP
11
1
.917
18
15
13
4
1
136.1
51
46
131
4
26
55
0
0
1
561
3.04
134
HG
37
RF
3
4
.429
7
6
5
1
0
50.1
29
21
51
1
10
21
1
0
0
219
3.75
94
15
6
SP
127
50
.718
231
167
147
21
13
1571.1
679
528
1476
33
421
746
5
0
26
4520
3.02
146
162 Game Average
22
9
.718
39
29
25
4
2
268.1
116
90
252
8
72
127
1
0
4
1098
3.02
146
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Kansas City Monarchs
RP
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
4.1
0
0
2
0
1
2
0
0
16
0.00
0
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
7
6
.538
16
14
12
1
0
117.2
55
37
97
2
36
79
0
3
482
2.83
149
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
2
3
.400
5
5
4
1
0
42.0
21
17
46
0
19
21
0
1
197
3.64
117
14
Homestead Grays
SP
118
41
.742
204
146
131
19
13
1397.1
600
472
1321
30
363
634
5
0
22
3782
3.04
146
1
West All Stars
SP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
4.0
3
2
6
1
0
1
0
0
0
19
4.50
150
2
East All Stars
RP
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
6.0
0
0
4
0
2
9
0
0
0
24
0.00
0



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
23
SP
122.0
1.11
1.44
16.3%
11.7%
7.4%
8.0%
2.19
1.36
0.4%
1.0%
DW/HG
EWL
24
LF
115.1
1.36
1.45
10.1%
11.6%
7.5%
8.4%
1.34
1.37
1.0%
0.8%
HG
NN2
25
CF
69.1
1.20
1.40
14.2%
12.4%
5.5%
6.9%
2.56
1.79
0.7%
1.0%
HG
IND
26
CF
22.2
1.54
1.32
13.1%
12.9%
6.1%
7.6%
2.17
1.69
0.0%
0.8%
27
CF
109.0
1.34
1.58
10.3%
12.1%
8.6%
13.4%
1.20
1.25
1.1%
1.9%
HG
NN2
28
RF
86.2
1.19
1.53
10.9%
11.5%
7.2%
8.9%
1.50
1.29
1.1%
1.5%
HG
NN2
29
SP
126.0
1.16
1.47
13.9%
12.1%
6.9%
8.4%
2.00
1.43
0.7%
1.6%
30
SP
132.0
1.03
1.47
14.5%
13.5%
5.3%
10.3%
2.71
1.24
0.6%
1.4%
HG
MULT
31
CF
80.0
1.36
1.45
8.2%
13.3%
6.1%
9.2%
1.33
1.33
32
SP
156.0
1.03
1.49
11.4%
16.1%
5.5%
8.3%
2.06
1.26
0.0%
HG
33
SP
147.2
1.21
1.37
9.0%
10.8%
5.2%
11.3%
1.72
1.29
0.0%
HG
34
SP
131.2
1.36
1.32
10.2%
16.2%
6.9%
8.6%
1.49
1.46
0.4%
HG
35
RF
86.1
1.27
1.45
9.6%
11.7%
8.2%
9.8%
1.17
1.26
0.3%
0.4%
HG
36
SP
136.1
1.15
1.39
9.8%
13.0%
4.6%
8.2%
2.12
1.49
0.7%
0.9%
HG
37
RF
50.1
1.21
1.33
9.6%
12.3%
4.6%
8.6%
2.10
1.55
0.5%
0.6%
15
6
SP
1571.1
1.21
1.44
11.4%
11.9%
6.4%
8.7%
1.77
1.37
0.7%
1.2%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
117.2
1.13
1.45
16.4%
12.2%
7.5%
9.1%
2.19
1.35
0.4%
1.0%
1
Kansas City Monarchs
RP
4.1
0.69
1.22
12.5%
11.1%
6.3%
6.9%
2.00
1.61
0.0%
0.9%
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
42.0
1.55
1.44
10.7%
11.6%
9.6%
8.3%
1.11
1.39
0.0%
0.8%
14
Homestead Grays
SP
1397.1
1.21
1.44
10.9%
11.8%
6.2%
8.7%
1.75
1.37
0.8%
1.2%
1
West All Stars
SP
4.0
1.50
1.81
5.3%
12.8%
0.0%
17.8%
0.00
0.72
5.3%
2.3%
2
East All Stars
RP
6.0
1.00
1.12
37.5%
17.4%
8.3%
9.4%
4.50
2.16
0.0%
0.8%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
23
SP
19
498
451
55
99
23
3
2
5
37
81
3
7
8
.220
.283
.297
.580
DW/HG
EWL
24
LF
16
507
455
61
119
15
5
5
1
38
51
3
12
9
.262
.323
.349
.672
HG
NN2
25
CF
9
289
262
33
67
9
4
2
3
16
41
3
8
8
.256
.306
.344
.650
HG
IND
26
CF
3
99
89
16
29
5
1
0
2
6
13
1
3
2
.326
.375
.404
.779
27
CF
18
475
419
54
105
20
2
5
9
0
41
49
0
2
13
0
8
.251
.320
.344
.664
HG
NN2
28
RF
13
359
317
46
77
16
3
4
2
26
39
1
15
12
.243
.302
.350
.652
HG
NN2
29
SP
21
534
480
54
109
24
7
4
0
37
74
4
13
6
.227
.288
.331
.619
30
SP
21
525
482
32
108
13
3
3
1
28
76
1
14
0
7
.224
.268
.282
.550
HG
MULT
31
CF
9
43
88
21
28
0
32
SP
20
10
10
41
126
0
0
0
0
0
34
70
0
0
0
0
1
12.600
3.636
12.600
16.236
HG
33
SP
21
33
33
63
147
1
0
0
0
32
55
2
0
0
4.455
2.701
4.485
7.186
HG
34
SP
19
46
43
63
140
0
0
2
1
39
58
2
1
1
3.256
2.155
3.395
5.550
HG
35
RF
17
365
330
38
80
13
3
1
0
30
35
3
2
.242
.311
.309
.620
HG
36
SP
18
561
523
51
131
14
6
4
4
0
26
55
0
1
11
0
11
.250
.287
.323
.610
HG
37
RF
7
219
204
29
51
9
3
1
0
10
21
0
0
5
3
.250
.285
.338
.623
15
6
SP
231
4520
4098
679
1476
162
40
33
28
0
421
746
0
26
104
0
76
.244
.298
.327
.625
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Indianapolis ABCs II
SP
16
482
436
55
97
22
3
2
5
36
79
3
7
8
.222
.286
.300
.587
1
Kansas City Monarchs
RP
3
16
15
0
2
1
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
.133
.188
.200
.388
1
Detroit Wolves
SP
5
197
171
21
46
2
3
0
0
19
21
1
6
5
.269
.346
.316
.661
14
Homestead Grays
SP
204
3782
3437
600
1321
136
34
30
23
0
363
634
0
22
89
0
61
.246
.298
.331
.629
1
West All Stars
SP
1
19
19
3
6
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
.316
.316
.474
.789
2
East All Stars
RP
2
24
20
0
4
1
0
0
0
0
2
9
0
0
2
0
1
.200
.273
.250
.523

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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