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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 Breakdown by Position

Multi-Stint Seasons:



C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
Team Lg Pos
MRS
NAL
26
CF
4
4
10
8
MULT
MULT
27
SP
3
1
18
MULT
MULT
28
SP
1
1
12
29
SP
3
-0.8
3
0.4
5
-0.8
1
5.1
15
30
LF
1
2
1
3
4
MULT
MULT
31
CF
1
-0.1
2
2.0
3
-1.6
1
-0.2
3
7
MRS
NAL
32
LF
4
0.0
2
-1.3
3
-0.8
1
MRS
NAL
33
SP
2
MRS
NAL
34
SP
1
-0.4
2
4
9
7
SP
9
-0.9
19
2.4
22
-4.0
6
4.1
8
1
71
 
Team Lg Pos
1
13
9
Negro Leagues
9
-0.9
19
2.4
22
-4.0
6
4.1
8
1
58
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Memphis Red Sox
SP
9
-0.9
19
2.4
22
-4.0
6
4.1
8
47
1
Chicago American Giants
-
1
1
Alijadores de Tampico
SP
13
4
West All Stars
SP
1
3
1
NAL All Stars
SP
1
1
Philadelphia Stars
SP
5
1
South All Stars
-
1

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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