Don Newcombe - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Don Newcombe



Donald Newcombe
(Newk)

Born: June 14, 1926 in Madison, NJ
Died: February 19, 2019 in Los Angeles, CA
          (92 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'4"
Wt: 220
Biographical
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Notes:


• High School: Thomas Jefferson HS (Elizabeth, NJ)
• Buried: Los Angeles National Cemetery (Los Angeles, CA)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
18
SP
1
3
.250
9
5
3
0
0
41.2
28
25
43
2
24
25
2
0
3
198
5.40
88
19
SP
3
3
.500
8
7
6
0
0
58.0
25
17
44
1
20
33
1
0
2
245
2.64
153
2
2
SP
4
6
.400
17
12
9
0
0
99.2
53
42
87
3
44
58
3
0
5
443
3.79
114
162 Game Average
9
14
.400
40
28
21
0
0
233.2
124
98
204
7
103
136
7
0
12
1039
3.79
114
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Negro Leagues
4
6
.400
16
11
9
0
0
97.0
51
41
86
3
40
58
3
0
5
429
3.80
118
1
vs Major Leagues
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
2.2
2
1
1
0
4
0
0
0
14
3.38
55
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Newark Eagles
SP
4
6
.400
16
11
9
0
0
97.0
51
41
86
3
40
58
3
0
5
429
3.80
118
1
Negro All Stars
-
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
2.2
2
1
1
0
4
0
0
0
14
3.38
55



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
NE
NN2
18
SP
41.2
1.61
1.50
12.6%
11.1%
12.1%
8.0%
1.04
1.38
1.0%
0.8%
19
SP
58.0
1.10
1.41
13.5%
12.8%
8.2%
8.2%
1.65
1.59
0.4%
0.4%
2
2
SP
99.2
1.31
1.45
13.1%
12.2%
9.9%
8.2%
1.32
1.50
0.7%
0.8%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
2
Negro Leagues
97.0
1.30
1.46
13.5%
12.2%
9.3%
8.2%
1.45
1.50
0.7%
0.8%
1
vs Major Leagues
2.2
1.88
1.05
0.0%
12.3%
28.6%
8.2%
0.00
1.51
0.0%
0.0%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
2
Newark Eagles
SP
97.0
1.30
1.46
13.5%
12.2%
9.3%
8.2%
1.45
1.50
0.7%
0.8%
1
Negro All Stars
-
2.2
1.88
1.05
0.0%
12.3%
28.6%
8.2%
0.00
1.51
0.0%
0.0%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
18
SP
9
198
166
28
43
10
2
2
3
0
24
25
0
3
5
8
.259
.363
.380
.742
19
SP
8
245
217
25
44
1
0
1
4
20
33
2
6
4
.203
.276
.221
.497
2
2
SP
17
443
383
53
87
11
2
3
7
0
44
58
0
5
11
12
.227
.315
.290
.605
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Negro Leagues
16
429
373
51
86
11
2
3
7
0
40
58
0
5
11
12
.231
.313
.295
.608
1
vs Major Leagues
1
14
10
2
1
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
.100
.357
.100
.457
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Newark Eagles
SP
16
429
373
51
86
11
2
3
7
0
40
58
0
5
11
12
.231
.313
.295
.608
1
Negro All Stars
-
1
14
10
2
1
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
.100
.357
.100
.457

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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