Lester Lockett - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
11
1937
1948
6.7
1
1947
1947
2.5
1
1942
1942
0.5
3
1942
1944
0.5
2
1944
1945
0.4
Center Field Yrs First Last
2
1947
1948
7.5
3
1942
1944
3.2
3
1942
1945
1.2
1
1939
1939
1.1
1
1946
1946
0.8

Right Field Yrs First Last
5
1942
1946
3.1
2
1942
1943
1.9
1
1948
1948
1.8
1
1938
1938
1.6
1
1948
1948
0.5
Shortstop Yrs First Last
2
1947
1948
5.0
3
1944
1946
3.6
5
1942
1946
3.5
1
1941
1941
0.6
2
1943
1945
0.5
Second Base Yrs First Last
2
1947
1948
5.6
6
1941
1946
5.2
1
1946
1946
0.7
1
1939
1939
0.1
1
1941
1941
0.1
Third Base Yrs First Last
4
1942
1946
1.3
2
1947
1948
0.7
2
1937
1942
0.4
4
1939
1945
0.4
1
1947
1947
0.3
First Base Yrs First Last
2
1947
1948
2.2
3
1941
1946
1.1
2
1939
1942
1.0
3
1937
1942
0.5
3
1941
1946
0.2
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
3
1941
1943
0.8
1
1937
1937
0.6
2
1938
1942
0.4
1
1941
1941
0.3
1
1941
1941
0.1
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
2
1947
1948
5.2
2
1947
1948
5.0
2
1947
1948
2.8
1
1941
1941
2.7
2
1946
1947
2.1
4
1941
1944
2.0
5
1941
1945
2.0
1
1946
1946
1.5
5
1941
1945
1.4
1
1946
1946
1.3
1
1942
1942
1.2
1
1941
1941
1.1
2
1944
1945
1.1
1
1946
1946
1.0
1
1939
1939
0.8
1
1946
1946
0.7
1
1939
1939
0.6
4
1941
1944
0.5
2
1937
1939
0.3
4
1943
1946
0.2
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1946
1946
0.6
4
1941
1945
0.4
1
1939
1939
0.4
1
1938
1938
0.4
1
1942
1942
0.4
1
1942
1942
0.4
1
1938
1938
0.4
1
1944
1944
0.3
1
1946
1946
0.3
1
1948
1948
0.2
1
1948
1948
0.2
1
1946
1946
0.1
1
1946
1946
0.1
1
1943
1943
0.1
1
1939
1939
0.1
1
1948
1948
0.1
1
1944
1944
0.0
1
1938
1938
0.0
1
1938
1938
0.0
1
1945
1945
0.0

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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, 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