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Walt Dickson

Walter Raleigh Dickson (Hickory)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: December 3, 1878 in New Summerfield, TX(All Transactions)
Debut: April 26, 1910 (Age 31.144)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1912 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Rebels/Braves/Giants 1910-1915

Final Game: October 2, 1915 (Age 36.303)
Died: December 9, 1918 in Ardmore, OK
Buried: East Mount Cemetery, Greenville, TX
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Standard Fielding

Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
1910 NYG NL 31 P 12 29.2 7 0 6 1 0 .857 1.82 0.50 .946 2.82 2.80
1912 BSN NL 33 P 36 189.0 73 4 63 6 1 .918 3.19 1.86 .948 2.54 2.52
1913 BSN NL 34 P 19 128.0 33 6 26 1 1 .970 2.25 1.68 .955 2.61 2.60
1914 PBS FL 35 P 40 32 19 256.2 92 8 81 3 3 .967 3.12 2.23 .947 3.04 3.00
1915 PBS FL 36 P 27 11 4 96.2 36 3 32 1 0 .972 3.26 1.30 .956 3.08 3.05
5 Seasons P 134 43 23 700.0 241 21 208 12 5 .950 2.94 1.71 .950 2.82 2.81
5 Seasons TOT 134 43 23 700.0 241 21 208 12 5 .950 2.94 1.71 .950 2.82 2.81
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Appearances

Year Tm Lg Age G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR
1910 NYG NL 31 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1912 BSN NL 33 36 36 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1913 BSN NL 34 19 19 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1914 PBS FL 35 40 40 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1915 PBS FL 36 27 27 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Seasons 134 134 134 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Appearances table is calculated solely from full RetroSheet play-by-play data available from 1973 on. A combination of RetroSheet (starting with the 1914 season) and non-RetroSheet data is used for other seasons.

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Errors Committed as P s c a p y
1912 NL  6 (2nd)

Range Factor/9Inn as Ps c a p y
1912 NL  3.19 (4th)

                           

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Name and misspellings: Walter Hickory Raleigh Walt Dickson

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