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Newt Joseph



Walter Lee Joseph


Born: October 27, 1896 in Montgomery, AL
Died: January 18, 1953 in Kansas City, MO
          (56 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'7"
Wt: 165
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Notes:


• Buried: Highland Cemetery (Kansas City, MO)
• Relatives: Wilson Joseph (Brother)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
12
1922
1935
KCM
47.9
21.1
-0.4
28.0
-0.8
2
SP
8
1923
1930
KCM
25.0
0.8
0.0
24.2
-0.1
3
SS
5
1922
1926
KCM
23.7
14.6
6.8
0.0
2.3
4
2B
14
1922
1935
KCM
22.1
15.7
3.3
0.0
3.0
5
SP
11
1925
1935
KCM
18.2
1.2
-0.1
17.1
0.0
6
RF
7
1922
1934
KCM
17.5
16.7
2.7
0.3
-2.2
7
2B
11
1924
1934
KCM
12.7
11.4
1.4
0.0
-0.1
8
RF
3
1922
1924
KCM
12.1
14.5
-1.5
0.0
-0.9
9
C
13
1922
1934
KCM
12.0
7.6
3.0
0.0
1.4
10
C
10
1926
1935
KCM
9.4
7.1
1.4
0.0
1.0
11
SP
4
1922
1925
KCM
7.0
0.4
0.1
6.6
0.0
12
SP
3
1925
1932
KCM
5.8
-0.5
0.0
6.3
0.0
13
SP
3
1922
1932
KCM
5.5
-0.3
0.1
5.8
0.0
14
RF
5
1928
1935
KCM
5.4
4.7
1.7
0.0
-1.0
15
1B
5
1927
1934
KCM
4.5
4.2
1.1
0.0
-0.8
16
SS
3
1928
1930
KCM
4.4
3.5
0.3
0.0
0.6
17
SP
5
1922
1926
KCM
3.9
0.2
-0.1
3.7
0.1
18
SP
6
1928
1935
KCM
3.9
0.6
0.0
3.2
0.0
19
LF
4
1923
1927
KCM
3.9
8.1
-3.2
0.2
-1.2
20
SP
3
1928
1930
KCM
3.8
-0.1
0.0
3.9
0.0
21
CF
1
1926
1926
KCM
3.7
3.7
0.2
0.0
-0.2
22
SP
1
1927
1927
KCM
3.2
0.1
0.0
3.1
0.0
23
1B
6
1922
1927
KCM
2.8
3.1
1.5
0.2
-1.9
24
SP
5
1922
1926
KCM
2.8
0.0
0.0
2.8
0.0
25
LF
3
1928
1930
KCM
2.5
4.2
-1.0
0.0
-0.7
26
SP
2
1922
1923
KCM
2.2
1.0
-0.1
1.3
0.0
27
SP
5
1931
1935
KCM
1.8
-0.1
0.0
1.9
0.0
28
CF
1
1932
1932
KCM
1.5
1.4
0.1
0.0
0.0
29
SP
2
1928
1929
KCM
1.4
-0.1
0.0
1.5
0.0
30
SS
1
1932
1932
KCM
1.2
0.5
0.6
0.0
0.1
31
SP
1
1924
1924
KCM
1.2
0.0
0.1
1.1
0.0
32
LF
4
1922
1925
KCM
1.0
1.8
-0.6
0.0
-0.2
33
SP
2
1930
1931
KCM
0.9
0.2
0.0
0.7
0.0
34
SP
1
1935
1935
KCM
0.9
0.0
0.0
1.0
0.0
35
SP
1
1927
1927
KCM
0.9
-0.1
0.0
0.9
0.0
36
SP
1
1931
1931
KCM
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.8
0.0
37
LF
2
1932
1935
KCM
0.7
0.9
0.4
-0.5
-0.1
38
SP
2
1922
1923
KCM
0.7
-0.1
0.1
0.7
0.0
39
RP
1
1927
1927
KCM
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
40
SS
1
1935
1935
KCM
0.6
0.8
-0.3
0.0
0.1
41
SP
1
1930
1930
KCM
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
42
CF
5
1928
1935
KCM
0.5
1.7
-0.9
0.0
-0.2
43
SP
2
1924
1925
KCM
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
44
RP
1
1930
1930
KCM
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
45
SP
1
1926
1926
KCM
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
46
1B
1
1935
1935
KCM
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.1
47
SP
1
1932
1932
KCM
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
48
RP
1
1931
1931
KCM
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
49
RP
1
1931
1931
KCM
0.2
0.2
-0.3
0.3
0.0
50
SS
1
1926
1926
KCM
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
51
C
2
1923
1925
KCM
0.2
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
52
SP
1
1927
1927
KCM
0.2
0.3
0.0
-0.1
0.0
53
SP
1
1926
1926
KCM
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
54
SP
1
1924
1924
KCM
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
55
2B
1
1922
1922
KCM
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
56
CF
4
1922
1931
KCM
0.2
0.9
-0.5
0.0
-0.2
57
CF
2
1926
1927
KCM
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
58
2B
1
1922
1922
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
59
3B
1
1924
1924
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
60
RP
1
1935
1935
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
61
-
1
1923
1923
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
62
-
1
1933
1933
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
63
RP
1
1927
1927
KCM
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
64
RP
1
1927
1927
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
65
CF
1
1927
1927
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
66
LF
1
1930
1930
KCM
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
67
RF
1
1924
1924
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
68
SS
1
1927
1927
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
69
LF
1
1924
1924
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
70
RP
1
1923
1923
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
C
1
1927
1927
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
72
-
1
1928
1928
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
73
CF
1
1927
1927
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
-
1
1935
1935
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
75
RP
2
1933
1934
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
76
LF
1
1935
1935
KCM
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
77
RP
1
1927
1927
KCM
0.0
0.4
0.0
-0.4
0.0
78
3B
1
1923
1923
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
RP
1
1922
1922
KCM
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
80
RF
1
1931
1931
KCM
-0.1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
81
-
1
1922
1922
KCM
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
82
SP
1
1928
1928
KCM
-0.1
-0.4
-0.2
0.5
0.0
83
-
1
1935
1935
KCM
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
84
-
1
1922
1922
KCM
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
85
CF
2
1927
1933
KCM
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
86
CF
1
1922
1922
KCM
-0.2
0.6
-0.6
0.0
-0.1
87
RP
1
1924
1924
KCM
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
88
SP
2
1922
1926
KCM
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
89
-
1
1932
1932
KCM
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
90
-
1
1930
1930
KCM
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
91
C
1
1923
1923
KCM
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
92
-
1
1933
1933
KCM
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
93
LF
1
1928
1928
KCM
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
94
RP
1
1934
1934
KCM
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
95
-
1
1935
1935
KCM
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
96
RF
2
1931
1932
KCM
-0.4
0.2
-0.5
0.0
-0.1
97
2B
3
1926
1931
KCM
-0.4
-0.7
0.1
0.0
0.2
98
-
1
1931
1931
KCM
-0.5
-0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
99
2B
2
1922
1923
KCM
-0.5
0.2
-1.0
0.0
0.2
100
1B
2
1926
1930
KCM
-0.9
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.1

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