Candy Nelson - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Candy Nelson



John W. Nelson


Born: March 14, 1849 in Portland, ME
Died: September 4, 1910 in Brooklyn, NY
          (61 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 145
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Cypress Hills Cemetery (Brooklyn, NY)
• Played in the Major Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NvM
38
SS
2
7
7
2
4
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.571
.571
.714
1.286
274
1
2
SS
2
7
7
2
4
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.571
.571
.714
1.286
274
162 Game Average
567
567
162
324
81
0
0
81
0
0
0
.571
.571
.714
1.286
274
 
Team Lg Pos
1
New York Giants
SS
1
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
96
1
New York Metropolitans
SS
1
4
4
2
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
.750
.750
1.000
1.750
407



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NvM
7
.577
.310
0.0%
4.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.143
.101
1
2
7
.577
.310
0.0%
4.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.143
.101
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
New York Metropolitans
4
.776
.310
0.0%
4.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.250
.101
1
New York Giants
3
.311
.310
0.0%
4.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.101

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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