Joe Spencer - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Joe Spencer



Joseph Beverly Spencer Jr.
(J. B.)

Born: August 4, 1919 in Gretna, LA
Died: May 17, 2003 in Gretna, LA
          (83 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 151
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Notes:


• College: Xavier College (New Orleans, LA)
• Buried: McDonoghville Cemetery (Gretna, LA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
22
SS
7
18
17
1
6
1
0
0
4
2
1
0
.353
.389
.412
.801
147
MULT
NN2
23
2B
25
84
77
8
17
0
0
0
6
0
7
0
0
0
.221
.286
.221
.506
35
NN2
24
2B
21
67
62
9
13
3
0
0
6
0
4
0
0
1
0
.210
.258
.258
.516
37
MULT
MULT
25
2B
13
31
29
2
4
1
1
0
6
0
2
0
0
0
.138
.194
.241
.435
27
NYC
NN2
26
2B
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
NBY
NN2
27
3B
8
31
28
3
6
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
2
.214
.241
.214
.456
30
NBY
NN2
28
2B
20
65
58
5
8
0
0
0
2
0
6
0
1
.138
.219
.138
.357
7
7
7
SS
95
300
275
28
54
5
1
0
25
2
21
0
0
4
0
0
.196
.253
.222
.475
33
162 Game Average
512
469
48
92
9
2
0
43
4
36
0
0
7
0
0
.196
.253
.222
.475
33
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Birmingham Black Barons
SS
18
45
42
3
9
2
1
0
8
2
3
0
0
0
.214
.267
.310
.576
73
1
Newark Eagles
2B
3
12
11
1
4
0
0
0
3
0
1
0
0
0
.364
.417
.364
.780
107
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
2
9
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.111
.000
.111
-70
2
Homestead Grays
-
32
95
88
13
19
2
0
0
8
0
7
0
0
0
0
0
.216
.274
.239
.512
37
3
New York Black Yankees
-
37
131
118
11
21
1
0
0
4
0
9
0
4
.178
.236
.186
.423
21
1
North All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2
New York Cubans
2B
2
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-19



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBB
NAL
18
.382
.308
5.6%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.059
.078
MULT
NN2
84
.260
.358
8.3%
9.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.105
NN2
67
.246
.348
6.0%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.048
.105
MULT
MULT
31
.207
.320
6.5%
7.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.103
.089
NYC
NN2
4
.000
.340
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.097
NBY
NN2
31
.209
.331
3.2%
8.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.100
NBY
NN2
65
.186
.318
9.2%
8.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.092
7
7
300
.234
.337
7.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.025
.098
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Birmingham Black Barons
45
.274
.314
6.7%
7.0%
0.0%
0.7%
.095
.085
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
9
.086
.364
11.1%
9.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.107
1
Newark Eagles
12
.386
.360
8.3%
9.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.106
2
Homestead Grays
95
.256
.354
7.4%
9.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.023
.105
3
New York Black Yankees
131
.207
.329
6.9%
8.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.008
.097
1
North All Stars
1
.000
.330
0.0%
10.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.043
2
New York Cubans
7
.137
.338
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.098

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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