Philly Holmes - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Philly Holmes



Leroy Thomas Holmes
(Buddy)

Born: January 14, 1914 in Brunswick, GA
Died: September 10, 1964 in Beaufort, SC
          (50 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 170
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Notes:


• College: Bethune-Cookman College (Daytona Beach, FL)
• Buried: Beaufort National Cemetery (Beaufort, SC)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
JRC
IND
23
SS
5
20
19
1
2
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.105
.150
.105
.255
-15
JRC
NAL
24
SS
15
76
69
9
17
1
2
1
12
5
6
0
1
.246
.307
.362
.669
89
NAL
25
SS
9
32
27
6
5
1
0
0
2
2
4
1
.185
.290
.222
.513
50
31
2B
23
97
93
9
26
1
3
0
11
1
0
4
0
0
0
.280
.309
.355
.664
91
4
4
SS
52
225
208
25
50
3
5
1
25
9
0
15
0
0
2
.240
.291
.317
.609
75
162 Game Average
701
648
78
156
9
16
3
78
44
0
47
0
0
6
.240
.291
.317
.609
75
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Jacksonville Red Caps
SS
26
116
105
14
23
2
2
1
14
8
10
0
1
.219
.287
.305
.592
71
1
Atlanta Black Crackers
SS
3
12
10
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
.100
.182
.100
.282
-19
1
Indianapolis Clowns
2B
12
48
46
6
12
0
1
0
3
1
0
2
0
0
0
.261
.292
.304
.596
77
1
New York Black Yankees
2B
11
49
47
3
14
1
2
0
8
0
2
0
0
0
.298
.327
.404
.731
104



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
JRC
IND
20
.130
.281
5.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.093
JRC
NAL
76
.311
.329
7.9%
7.8%
1.3%
0.7%
.116
.097
NAL
32
.256
.323
12.5%
9.2%
0.0%
0.8%
.037
.097
97
.313
.326
4.1%
7.8%
0.0%
0.8%
.075
.094
4
4
225
.288
.323
6.7%
7.9%
0.4%
0.7%
.077
.096
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
3
Jacksonville Red Caps
116
.282
.319
8.6%
7.8%
0.9%
0.7%
.086
.096
1
Atlanta Black Crackers
12
.142
.328
8.3%
9.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.099
1
New York Black Yankees
49
.342
.336
4.1%
8.8%
0.0%
0.9%
.106
.100
1
Indianapolis Clowns
48
.283
.316
4.2%
6.8%
0.0%
0.6%
.043
.089

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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