Jimmy Wilkes - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Jimmy Wilkes



James Eugene Wilkes
(Seabiscuit; Chip)

Born: October 1, 1925 in Philadelphia, PA
Died: August 11, 2008 in Brantford, Canada
          (82 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 150
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Notes:


• High School: John Bartram HS (Philadelphia, PA)
• Buried: Cremated
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
19
CF
10
34
30
7
8
1
0
0
2
2
3
0
0
1
.267
.333
.300
.633
73
NE
20
CF
64
282
248
42
63
7
2
2
30
2
26
0
1
7
.254
.327
.323
.650
78
NE
NN2
21
CF
50
205
173
31
32
4
1
1
11
2
30
1
1
.185
.309
.237
.546
50
22
CF
55
233
203
34
53
7
6
2
19
4
0
28
0
0
1
1
0
0
.261
.353
.384
.738
114
4
2
CF
179
754
654
114
156
19
9
5
62
10
0
87
0
0
3
10
0
0
.239
.331
.318
.649
81
162 Game Average
682
592
103
141
17
8
5
56
16
0
79
0
0
3
9
0
0
.239
.331
.318
.649
81
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Newark Eagles
CF
178
754
654
114
156
19
9
5
62
10
87
0
3
10
.239
.331
.318
.649
81
1
East All Stars
-
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NE
NN2
34
.303
.345
8.8%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.033
.103
NE
282
.311
.346
9.2%
9.4%
0.7%
1.1%
.069
.100
NE
NN2
205
.281
.344
14.6%
9.0%
0.5%
1.0%
.052
.104
233
.353
.327
12.0%
0.0%
8.6%
0.9%
0.8%
.123
.095
4
2
754
.315
.340
11.5%
9.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.00
0.7%
0.9%
.080
.100
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
Newark Eagles
754
.315
.340
11.5%
9.0%
0.7%
0.9%
.080
.100
1
East All Stars
0
.000
0.0%
0.0%
0.00
0.0%
.000

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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