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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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Notes:


• College: City College of New York (New York, NY)
• Buried: Calvary Cemetery (Norfolk, VA)
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All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
7
1921
1927
2.6
1
1924
1924
2.2
1
1931
1931
1.7
1
1928
1928
1.7
1
1924
1924
0.9
Center Field Yrs First Last
10
1921
1932
12.1
2
1930
1931
1.0
1
1929
1929
0.4
1
1924
1924
0.1
2
1928
1929
-0.5

Right Field Yrs First Last
7
1923
1931
21.0
1
1928
1928
2.2
8
1922
1929
1.6
1
1932
1932
0.5
1
1924
1924
0.4
Shortstop Yrs First Last
8
1921
1931
6.1
1
1924
1924
1.4
2
1922
1924
0.9
2
1927
1929
0.4
1
1932
1932
0.0
Second Base Yrs First Last
3
1922
1928
2.7
1
1931
1931
2.4
3
1927
1929
1.9
1
1922
1922
0.9
2
1924
1924
0.7
Third Base Yrs First Last
1
1931
1931
1.4
3
1928
1932
1.0
2
1921
1923
0.3
2
1924
1928
0.2
1
1930
1930
0.0
First Base Yrs First Last
2
1930
1931
0.2
6
1922
1932
-0.3
1
1924
1924
-0.4
1
1922
1922
-0.5
2
1921
1922
-1.6
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
2
1930
1931
2.6
1
1924
1924
0.7
1
1928
1928
0.4
2
1930
1931
0.4
1
1921
1921
0.1
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
12
1921
1932
22.5
9
1921
1929
9.6
11
1921
1932
9.3
1
1924
1924
5.2
1
1922
1922
3.2
3
1926
1928
2.1
1
1929
1929
1.9
2
1930
1931
1.6
2
1930
1931
1.5
1
1924
1924
1.4
1
1926
1926
1.3
1
1931
1931
1.1
1
1924
1924
1.1
2
1924
1931
1.0
1
1932
1932
0.9
1
1928
1928
0.8
1
1922
1922
0.4
1
1929
1929
0.3
1
1922
1922
0.3
2
1930
1931
0.3
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
2
1921
1922
1.9
1
1929
1929
0.5
1
1930
1930
0.4
1
1928
1928
0.2
3
1925
1932
0.1
1
1924
1924
0.1
1
1924
1924
0.0
1
1928
1928
-0.1
1
1931
1931
-0.2
1
1931
1931
-0.4
2
1922
1924
-0.5
1
1929
1929
-0.6
2
1922
1925
-0.7

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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