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Verdell Mathis



Verdell Jackson Mathis
(Lefty)

Born: November 18, 1913 in Crawfordsville, AR
Died: October 30, 1998 in Memphis, TN
          (84 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 155
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Notes:


• High School: Booker T. Washington HS (Memphis, TN)
• Buried: Memphis Memory Gardens (Memphis, TN)


Fielding
Glossary
Pitcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
MRS
NAL
26
8
TPC
MEX
27
13
74.2
MRS
NAL
27
4
22.1
CAG
NAL
27
1
3.1
MRS
NAL
28
10
AAS
IND
28
1
WES
EWA
28
1
0
3.1
0
1
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.70
1.00
MRS
NAL
29
10
62.2
10
20
1
1
.968
.939
4.31
2.89
PS
NN2
29
5
25.2
1
5
0
0
1.000
.927
2.10
2.41
MRS
NAL
30
3
16.2
WES
EWA
30
1
1
3.0
0
0
0
0
1.000
0.00
2.12
MRS
NAL
31
5
5
34.0
3
9
1
0
.923
.930
3.18
2.92
WES
EWA
31
1
1
3.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
1.000
3.00
4.76
SAS
NSA
31
1
0
4.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.25
4.50
MRS
NAL
32
1
1
8.0
1
3
1
0
.800
.945
4.50
2.72
MRS
NAL
33
2
2
12.1
3
2
2
0
.714
.947
3.65
2.55
MRS
NAL
34
4
3
21.1
0
4
0
0
1.000
.923
1.69
2.30
9
7
71
13
294.1
19
45
5
1
.928
.939
1.96
1.65


Glossary
Center Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
MRS
NAL
26
10
MRS
NAL
28
1
MRS
NAL
29
5
42.1
10
1
0
0
1.000
.954
2.34
2.30
-0.8
-18.1
-1.2
0.4
MRS
NAL
31
3
3
20.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.958
0.90
2.00
-1.6
-77.5
-1.5
-0.1
MRS
NAL
32
2
2
11.0
1
0
1
0
.500
.939
0.82
2.18
-1.3
-117.2
-1.2
-0.1
MRS
NAL
34
1
0
5.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.938
1.80
2.22
-0.4
-75.8
-0.4
0.0
6
1
22
5
78.1
14
1
1
0
.938
.952
1.72
2.20
-4.0
-50.9
-4.1
0.1


Glossary
Left Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
MRS
NAL
26
4
MRS
NAL
27
3
MRS
NAL
28
1
MRS
NAL
29
3
21.0
5
0
1
0
.833
.936
2.14
1.53
0.4
19.3
0.5
-0.1
MRS
NAL
30
2
MRS
NAL
31
2
1
14.0
6
0
0
0
1.000
.947
3.86
1.70
2.0
141.7
2.1
-0.1
MRS
NAL
32
4
3
29.0
6
0
0
0
1.000
.952
1.86
1.56
0.0
0.5
0.2
-0.1
7
1
19
4
64.0
17
0
1
0
.944
.946
2.39
1.58
2.4
37.6
2.7
-0.3


Glossary
First Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
MRS
NAL
26
4
MRS
NAL
29
3
23.0
26
0
0
1
1.000
.982
10.17
10.95
-0.8
-35.3
-0.8
MRS
NAL
30
1
MRS
NAL
31
1
0
2.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.979
4.50
10.86
-0.1
-49.1
-0.1
4
1
9
0
25.0
27
0
0
1
1.000
.982
9.72
10.94
-0.9
-36.4
-0.9


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
Team Lg
MRS
NAL
30
3
MRS
NAL
31
3
MRS
NAL
34
2
3
1
8


Glossary
Right Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
MRS
NAL
29
1
3.0
9
0
1
0
.900
.944
27.00
1.65
5.1
1,700.6
5.1
0.0
MRS
NAL
30
1
MRS
NAL
31
1
0
2.0
0
0
0
0
.961
0.00
1.54
-0.2
-111.2
-0.2
0.0
MRS
NAL
32
3
1
17.2
2
0
0
0
1.000
.948
1.02
1.45
-0.8
-45.0
-0.7
-0.1
4
1
6
1
22.2
11
0
1
0
.917
.949
4.37
1.48
4.1
180.2
4.2
-0.2


Glossary
Pinch Runner
Team Lg
WES
EWA
27
1
1
1
1



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