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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)


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
3
1945
1948
0.8
7
1940
1947
0.4
1
1940
1940
0.3
1
1943
1943
0.3
4
1941
1945
0.1
Center Field Yrs First Last
9
1940
1948
4.5
1
1943
1943
1.3
2
1947
1948
1.2
1
1941
1941
0.9
1
1941
1941
-0.2

Right Field Yrs First Last
1
1941
1941
2.2
1
1943
1943
1.3
9
1940
1948
0.5
1
1947
1947
0.3
2
1941
1942
0.1
Shortstop Yrs First Last
1
1941
1941
4.2
7
1940
1947
1.1
1
1943
1943
0.6
2
1944
1945
0.2
1
1941
1941
0.2
Second Base Yrs First Last
8
1940
1947
2.3
1
1941
1941
2.3
1
1941
1941
0.5
2
1947
1948
0.2
1
1943
1943
0.2
Third Base Yrs First Last
1
1941
1941
1.5
4
1941
1945
1.2
1
1948
1948
0.4
1
1943
1943
0.3
6
1940
1947
0.3
First Base Yrs First Last
1
1941
1941
1.0
2
1947
1948
1.0
1
1943
1943
0.9
6
1940
1946
0.6
1
1941
1941
0.4
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
1
1941
1941
0.9
1
1941
1941
0.3
1
1943
1943
0.3
2
1942
1943
0.2
7
1940
1948
0.2
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
9
1940
1948
8.0
1
1941
1941
5.9
1
1941
1941
4.3
1
1941
1941
4.1
4
1941
1944
3.5
1
1943
1943
2.1
3
1941
1947
1.6
1
1940
1940
1.3
2
1945
1946
1.1
6
1940
1946
1.0
2
1944
1945
0.8
4
1943
1948
0.7
1
1941
1941
0.6
1
1947
1947
0.6
9
1940
1948
0.6
3
1946
1948
0.5
1
1943
1943
0.3
4
1940
1945
0.1
5
1941
1945
0.0
1
1940
1940
0.0
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
2
1940
1941
0.6
3
1941
1943
0.6
1
1946
1946
0.3
1
1941
1941
0.3
1
1943
1943
0.3
3
1941
1944
0.2
1
1942
1942
0.2
1
1946
1946
0.2
3
1941
1945
0.1
1
1943
1943
0.1
1
1940
1940
0.1
1
1941
1941
0.1
1
1945
1945
0.1
1
1948
1948
0.1
1
1940
1940
0.1
1
1942
1942
0.1
2
1944
1945
0.1
1
1944
1944
0.0
1
1943
1943
0.0
1
1943
1943
0.0

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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, 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