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Oscar Levis



Oscar Joseph Levis
(Oscal; Chick)
Real name Oscar Joseph Levy
Born: August 7, 1898 in Oracabessa, Jamaica
Died: May 24, 1983 in Norfolk, VA
          (84 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'7"
Wt: 175
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• College: City College of New York (New York, NY)
• Buried: Calvary Cemetery (Norfolk, VA)
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Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
RF
7
1923
1931
MULT
21.0
10.1
3.1
7.9
-0.1
2
CF
10
1921
1932
MULT
12.1
12.3
0.4
0.1
-0.7
3
SP
9
1921
1929
CSE/HAB
9.6
-1.0
-0.1
10.7
0.0
4
SP
11
1921
1932
MULT
9.3
0.6
-0.9
10.3
-0.7
5
SS
8
1921
1931
MULT
6.1
2.9
1.5
0.4
1.3
6
SP
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
5.2
0.4
-0.1
4.8
0.0
7
SP
1
1922-23
1922-23
ALM
3.2
0.0
0.0
3.2
0.0
8
2B
3
1922-23
1928
MULT
2.7
1.3
1.1
0.0
0.3
9
LF
7
1921
1927
CSE
2.6
3.4
0.4
-0.2
-0.9
10
C
2
1930
1931
HIL
2.6
3.0
-0.6
0.0
0.2
11
2B
1
1931
1931
HIL
2.4
1.3
1.0
0.0
0.1
12
LF
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
2.2
1.1
1.5
0.0
-0.3
13
RF
1
1927-28
1927-28
HAB
2.2
0.8
1.5
0.0
-0.1
14
SP
3
1926
1928
CSE
2.1
-0.6
0.0
2.7
0.0
15
2B
3
1927
1929
HAB/CSE
1.9
2.1
-0.5
0.0
0.4
16
RP
2
1921
1922
CSE
1.9
0.2
0.0
1.7
0.0
17
SP
1
1929
1929
CSE
1.9
0.2
0.0
1.7
0.0
18
LF
1
1931
1931
HIL
1.7
0.6
1.3
0.0
-0.2
19
LF
1
1927-28
1927-28
HAB
1.7
2.3
-0.5
0.0
-0.1
20
RF
8
1922
1929
MULT
1.6
6.3
-3.8
0.3
-1.2
21
SP
2
1930
1931
HIL
1.6
0.2
0.0
1.4
0.0
22
SP
2
1930
1931
HIL
1.5
0.3
-0.3
1.6
-0.1
23
3B
1
1931
1931
HIL
1.4
0.1
1.2
0.0
0.1
24
SP
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
1.4
0.1
0.0
1.3
0.0
25
SS
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
1.4
0.8
0.2
0.0
0.4
26
SP
1
1926
1926
CSE
1.3
-0.1
-0.1
1.5
0.0
27
SP
1
1931
1931
HIL
1.1
0.2
0.0
0.9
0.0
28
SP
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
1.1
0.0
0.0
1.0
0.0
29
SP
2
1923-24
1931
HAB/HIL
1.0
0.3
-0.1
0.8
0.0
30
CF
2
1930
1931
HIL
1.0
1.4
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
31
3B
3
1927-28
1932
MULT
1.0
0.2
0.8
0.0
0.0
32
LF
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
0.9
0.7
0.3
0.0
-0.1
33
SP
1
1932
1932
CS2
0.9
0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
34
2B
1
1922-23
1922-23
ALM
0.9
-0.1
0.9
0.0
0.1
35
SS
2
1922-23
1923-24
HAB/ALM
0.9
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
36
SP
1
1927-28
1927-28
HAB
0.8
-0.2
0.0
1.0
0.0
37
LF
1
1922-23
1922-23
ALM
0.7
1.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
38
C
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
0.7
0.8
-0.3
0.0
0.2
39
2B
2
1923-24
1924
HAB/CSE
0.7
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.2
40
RF
1
1932
1932
CS2
0.5
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.0
41
RP
1
1929
1929
CSE
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
42
RP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
43
C
1
1927-28
1927-28
HAB
0.4
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.1
44
RF
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
0.4
0.0
0.4
0.0
-0.1
45
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.4
0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
46
SP
1
1922
1922
CSE
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
47
C
2
1930
1931
HIL
0.4
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
48
CF
1
1929
1929
CSE
0.4
0.0
0.4
0.0
0.0
49
SS
2
1927
1929
CSE
0.4
0.8
-0.5
0.0
0.0
50
SP
1
1929
1929
CSE
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
51
SP
1
1922-23
1922-23
ALM
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
52
3B
2
1921
1923
CSE
0.3
0.4
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
53
SP
2
1930
1931
HIL
0.3
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
54
3B
2
1923-24
1927-28
HAB
0.2
0.9
-0.8
0.0
0.2
55
1B
2
1930
1931
HIL
0.2
1.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.3
56
RP
1
1928
1928
CSE
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
57
SP
1
1927
1927
CSE
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
58
SP
2
1921
1922
CSE
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.4
0.0
59
SP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.4
0.0
60
SP
1
1927
1927
CSE
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.2
0.0
61
SP
1
1931
1931
HIL
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
62
SP
1
1927-28
1927-28
HAB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
63
SP
2
1924
1927-28
CSE/HAB
0.1
-0.4
0.1
0.5
-0.1
64
RP
3
1925
1932
MULT
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
65
RP
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
66
CF
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
0.1
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
67
C
1
1921
1921
CSE
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
68
SP
2
1927-28
1931
HAB/SC2
0.1
0.4
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
69
SS
1
1932
1932
CS2
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
70
-
1
1927-28
1927-28
HAB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
RP
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
72
C
1
1929
1929
CSE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
73
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
3B
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
75
3B
1
1922-23
1922-23
ALM
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
76
LF
1
1924
1924
CSE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
77
-
1
1929
1929
CSE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
RF
2
1931
1932
SC2/CS2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
-
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
80
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
81
-
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
82
RP
1
1927-28
1927-28
HAB
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
83
C
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
84
-
1
1931
1931
SC2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
85
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
86
RF
3
1922-23
1929
MULT
-0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.3
87
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
88
SP
2
1928
1929
CSE
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.1
0.0
89
C
2
1922-23
1923-24
ALM/HAB
-0.2
0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.1
90
RP
1
1931
1931
HIL
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
91
C
10
1922
1932
MULT
-0.2
-0.6
-0.2
-0.1
0.7
92
C
1
1921
1921
CSE
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
93
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.3
0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
94
1B
6
1922
1932
MULT
-0.3
-0.2
0.3
0.0
-0.3
95
C
1
1922-23
1922-23
ALM
-0.3
-0.6
0.3
0.0
0.1
96
SS
1
1931
1931
HIL
-0.3
0.0
-0.6
0.0
0.3
97
-
1
1925
1925
CSE
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
98
SS
2
1928
1929
CSE
-0.3
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.2
99
RF
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
100
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
101
C
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
102
2B
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
-0.3
0.1
-0.5
0.0
0.1
103
-
1
1927
1927
CSE
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
104
LF
2
1931
1932
SC2/CS2
-0.4
0.0
-0.4
0.0
0.0
105
RP
1
1931
1931
HIL
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
106
-
1
1931
1931
SC2
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
107
-
1
1922
1922
CSE
-0.4
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
108
1B
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.1
109
LF
1
1927
1927-28
HAB/CSE
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
110
-
1
1924
1924
CSE
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
111
SS
1
1922-23
1922-23
ALM
-0.4
0.1
-0.6
0.0
0.1
112
2B
1
1925
1925
CSE
-0.4
-0.5
0.0
0.0
0.1
113
SS
1
1929
1929
CSE
-0.5
0.1
-0.7
0.0
0.2
114
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
115
SS
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.5
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.1
116
2B
1
1925
1925
CSE
-0.5
-0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
117
RP
2
1922-23
1923-24
HAB/ALM
-0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
118
CF
2
1928
1929
CSE
-0.5
0.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
119
1B
1
1922-23
1922-23
ALM
-0.5
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
120
RP
1
1929
1929
CSE
-0.6
0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
121
3B
1
1928
1928
CSE
-0.6
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
122
-
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
123
SS
1
1927-28
1927-28
HAB
-0.6
-0.5
-0.2
0.0
0.1
124
RP
2
1922-23
1925
CSE/ALM
-0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
125
C
2
1922-23
1923-24
HAB/ALM
-0.7
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.0
126
2B
3
1921
1923
CSE
-0.8
0.0
-0.5
-0.5
0.2
127
CF
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
-0.9
0.4
-1.1
0.0
-0.1
128
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.9
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
0.0
129
3B
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
-1.0
-0.4
-0.7
0.0
0.1
130
RF
1
1923-24
1923-24
HAB
-1.0
-0.4
-0.5
0.0
-0.1
131
SP
2
1923
1924
CSE
-1.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.8
0.0
132
2B
3
1922-23
1927
CSE/ALM
-1.0
-0.3
-1.0
0.0
0.3
133
C
4
1924
1927
CSE
-1.1
-1.2
-0.1
0.1
0.1
134
RF
1
1930
1930
HIL
-1.2
-0.4
-0.8
0.0
-0.1
135
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-1.3
0.1
0.0
-1.4
0.0
136
3B
4
1928
1932
MULT
-1.5
-0.8
-0.9
0.0
0.2
137
1B
2
1921
1922
CSE
-1.6
-0.3
-1.2
0.0
-0.1
138
SP
3
1927
1932
MULT
-1.8
-0.4
0.0
-1.4
0.0
139
3B
6
1922-23
1927
MULT
-2.7
-2.9
-0.4
0.0
0.6

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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.

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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