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Lester Lockett



Lester Lockett
(Buck)

Born: March 25, 1912 in Princeton, IN
Died: October 4, 2005 in Chicago, IL
          (93 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 185
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Notes:


• Buried: Oak Woods Cemetery (Chicago, IL)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Fielding
Glossary
Left Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NAL
29
3
BBB
NAL
31
26
216.0
46
4
0
0
1.000
.936
2.08
1.53
9.8
45.5
8.4
1.4
BBB
ALC
31
2
18.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
0.50
1.59
-0.7
-37.1
-0.7
0.0
BBB
WS
31
6
50.1
15
2
0
1
1.000
1.000
3.04
2.07
2.7
53.2
2.1
0.6
WES
EWA
31
1
0
1.0
0
0
0
0
1.000
0.00
2.12
-0.1
-129.6
-0.1
0.0
BBB
NAL
32
21
19
162.1
26
1
2
0
.931
.958
1.50
1.69
-1.1
-6.9
-0.9
-0.2
BBB
WS
32
3
3
26.0
4
1
0
0
1.000
.944
1.73
1.72
-0.4
-17.3
-0.9
0.4
BBB
NAL
33
16
16
134.0
24
2
1
1
.963
.952
1.75
1.72
0.2
1.5
-0.4
0.5
WES
EWA
33
1
1
9.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.00
2.12
0.2
25.1
-0.1
0.3
BBB
NAL
34
2
2
18.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.954
2.00
1.57
0.2
12.6
0.3
-0.1
CIC
NAL
34
6
6
52.0
13
1
0
0
1.000
.954
2.42
1.57
2.1
40.8
1.8
0.4
BEG
NN2
35
14
13
119.0
26
3
0
0
1.000
.964
2.19
1.79
4.1
34.8
3.2
0.9
BEG
NN2
36
58
58
509.2
100
8
3
2
.973
.966
1.91
1.93
6.9
13.4
6.9
-0.1
BEG
NLC
36
4
4
35.0
5
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.29
1.83
-0.7
-20.5
-0.7
0.0
EAS
EWA
36
2
1
14.0
5
0
0
0
1.000
.800
3.21
2.12
0.6
41.8
0.8
-0.3
7
5
165
123
1364.1
270
23
6
4
.980
.959
1.93
1.78
23.8
17.4
19.9
3.9


Glossary
Third Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NAL
29
16
BBB
NAL
30
12
BBB
NAL
31
15
108.1
18
21
4
0
.907
.933
3.24
2.87
1.1
10.4
1.1
BBB
WS
31
3
19.0
3
2
0
1
1.000
.970
2.37
2.07
-0.6
-30.1
-0.6
BBB
WS
32
2
2
18.0
6
5
2
0
.846
.816
5.50
4.04
-0.7
-40.0
-0.7
BBB
NAL
33
7
6
50.2
7
14
0
2
1.000
.929
3.73
3.13
1.7
34.2
1.7
CIC
NAL
34
7
7
55.0
8
6
4
0
.778
.879
2.29
2.96
-2.3
-40.9
-2.3
BEG
NN2
35
42
41
353.0
39
68
8
7
.930
.923
2.73
2.97
-1.5
-4.4
-1.5
7
3
104
56
604.0
81
116
18
10
.916
.920
2.94
2.97
-2.2
-3.7
-2.2


Glossary
Shortstop
Team Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NAL
26
9
9
72.2
17
32
3
2
.942
.906
6.07
4.68
5.1
70.7
5.1
CAG
NAL
27
1
PS
NN2
29
7
CAG
NAL
30
2
4
3
19
9
72.2
17
32
3
2
.942
.906
6.07
4.68
5.1
70.7
5.1


Glossary
Second Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
SL2
NAL
25
6
5
40.2
7
20
4
3
.871
.929
5.98
5.35
1.8
44.4
1.8
CAG
NAL
27
3
CAG
NAL
30
8
BEG
NN2
35
1
1
9.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.951
2.00
5.64
-0.7
-74.0
-0.7
4
3
18
6
49.2
7
22
4
3
.879
.933
5.26
5.40
1.1
22.9
1.1


Glossary
Center Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NAL
32
6
5
50.0
9
2
0
0
1.000
.959
1.98
2.16
-0.2
-4.8
-1.1
0.9
BBB
NAL
33
5
4
30.0
11
0
1
0
.917
.953
3.30
2.03
2.5
82.7
2.6
-0.2
CIC
NAL
34
1
0
1.1
0
0
0
0
.942
0.00
2.17
-0.2
-170.6
-0.2
0.0
3
2
12
9
81.1
20
2
1
0
.957
.957
2.43
2.11
2.0
24.8
1.3
0.7


Glossary
Right Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
CIC
NAL
34
2
2
17.0
4
2
0
0
1.000
.945
3.18
1.44
1.7
102.3
0.6
1.2
BEG
NN2
35
7
7
60.0
7
1
0
0
1.000
.952
1.20
1.61
-1.2
-20.7
-1.4
0.2
2
2
9
9
77.0
11
3
0
0
1.000
.951
1.64
1.57
0.5
6.5
-0.8
1.3


Glossary
First Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
BEG
NN2
35
5
5
40.0
42
0
2
4
.955
.982
9.45
10.17
-1.1
-28.6
-1.1
1
1
5
5
40.0
42
0
2
4
.955
.982
9.45
10.17
-1.1
-28.6
-1.1


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
Team Lg
BBB
NAL
32
1
CIC
NAL
34
1
2
2
2



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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, Gary Ashwill.


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