Sy Morton - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Sy Morton



Sidney Douglas Morton


Born: December 19, 1921 in Washington, NC
Died: January 1993 in Philadelphia, PA
          (71 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 165
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
PS
NN2
18
SS
3
6
5
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.200
.333
.200
.533
38
21
2B
32
110
101
14
20
5
2
0
21
1
9
0
0
0
.198
.264
.287
.551
45
PS/NE
NN2
22
SS
21
82
72
6
11
1
0
0
4
0
7
0
2
1
0
.153
.247
.167
.414
11
CAG
NAL
25
SS
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
4
4
SS
57
201
181
21
32
6
2
0
26
1
17
0
2
1
0
0
.177
.255
.232
.487
28
162 Game Average
571
514
60
91
17
6
0
74
3
48
0
6
3
0
0
.177
.255
.232
.487
28
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Philadelphia Stars
SS
33
110
100
15
20
5
2
0
22
1
10
0
0
0
0
.200
.273
.290
.563
45
1
NNL All Stars II
-
3
10
10
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.100
.100
.100
.200
-33
1
Newark Eagles
-
20
78
68
6
11
1
0
0
4
0
7
0
2
1
.162
.260
.176
.436
17
1
Chicago American Giants
-
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
PS
NN2
6
.285
.362
16.7%
9.9%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.127
110
.267
.361
8.2%
9.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.089
.105
PS/NE
NN2
82
.216
.349
8.5%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.014
.106
CAG
NAL
3
.000
.355
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
4
4
201
.243
.356
8.5%
9.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.055
.106
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
3
Philadelphia Stars
110
.274
.368
9.1%
9.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.090
.110
1
NNL All Stars II
10
.096
.283
0.0%
4.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.068
1
Newark Eagles
78
.227
.348
9.0%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.015
.105
1
Chicago American Giants
3
.000
.355
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105

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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