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Spencer Davis



William Spencer Davis
(Babe)

Born: June 23, 1908 in Winston-Salem, NC
Died: January 27, 1981 in Salisbury, NC
          (72 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 158
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
30
3B
22
87
76
12
13
3
0
0
8
2
5
2
4
.171
.241
.211
.451
28
IAB
NAL
31
3B
15
60
50
5
13
1
0
0
3
0
6
4
.260
.339
.280
.619
77
NBY
NN2
33
SS
8
22
19
5
5
0
0
0
3
0
1
2
.263
.300
.263
.563
69
NBY
NN2
34
SS
6
19
15
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
4
0
.000
.211
.000
.211
-35
4
3
3B
51
188
160
22
31
4
0
0
14
3
16
2
10
.194
.275
.219
.494
42
162 Game Average
597
508
70
98
13
0
0
44
10
51
15
32
.194
.275
.219
.494
42
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Jacksonville Red Caps
-
4
11
9
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.111
.200
.111
.311
-10
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
3B
33
136
117
17
25
4
0
0
10
2
10
2
7
.214
.287
.248
.535
52
2
New York Black Yankees
SS
14
41
34
5
5
0
0
0
3
1
5
2
.147
.256
.147
.403
21



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
87
.217
.331
5.7%
8.2%
0.0%
0.8%
.039
.098
IAB
NAL
60
.289
.328
10.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.020
.099
NBY
NN2
22
.247
.309
4.5%
7.9%
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.099
NBY
NN2
19
.158
.319
21.1%
9.4%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.091
4
3
188
.237
.326
8.5%
8.7%
0.0%
0.8%
.025
.098
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Jacksonville Red Caps
11
.155
.329
9.1%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.097
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
136
.253
.330
7.4%
8.7%
0.0%
0.8%
.034
.098
2
New York Black Yankees
41
.206
.314
12.2%
8.6%
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.096

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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