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1927 Cleveland Hornets

1927 > Class Negro Majors > 1927 Negro National League
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Represented: Cleveland, OH
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Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 John Barnes* 23 35 34 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .088 .088 .118 .206 4 1
2 George Brannigan? -- 7 7 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .429 .429 .429 .857 3 0
3 Nelson Dean? 28 24 23 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .130 .130 .130 .261 3 1 Stats for 2 teams
4 George Dixon* 31 44 44 5 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .205 .205 .409 9 0
5 Ernest Duff -- 97 97 15 24 3 2 1 1 2 0 .247 .247 .351 .598 34 0
6 Pete Duncan* -- 15 15 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .133 .133 .133 .267 2 0
7 Bill Evans# 28 53 52 3 6 1 0 0 0 2 0 .115 .115 .135 .250 7 1
8 Art Hancock? -- 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
9 James Leonard# -- 24 24 4 8 2 0 0 0 2 0 .333 .333 .417 .750 10 0
10 Willie Miles? -- 49 49 7 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 .224 .224 .245 .469 12 0 Stats for 2 teams
11 Dimp Miller* 30 17 17 1 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 .235 .235 .588 .824 10 0
12 Squire Moore 30 8 8 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 2 0
13 Orville Riggins 27 95 95 13 30 4 5 1 1 1 0 .316 .316 .495 .811 47 0
14 Harold Ross? -- 14 14 1 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 .357 .357 .429 .786 6 0
15 Bob Saunders? 25 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0
16 Willie Spearman? 27 12 12 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .167 .167 .250 .417 3 0
17 Frank Stevens -- 76 76 6 23 4 0 1 1 0 0 .303 .303 .395 .697 30 0 Stats for 2 teams
18 Tack Summers -- 66 65 3 23 2 0 0 0 0 0 .354 .354 .385 .738 25 1
19 Dan Thomas? -- 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
20 Eddie Watts -- 64 62 5 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 .129 .129 .161 .290 10 2
21 Edgar Wesley* 36 198 197 19 60 10 4 7 9 6 0 .305 .305 .503 .807 99 1 Stats for 2 teams
22 Charles Zomphier 21 97 96 10 24 2 0 0 0 2 0 .250 .250 .271 .521 26 1 Stats for 3 teams
22 Players 29.4
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 George Brannigan? -- 0 4 .000 3 1 0 16.0 19 15 9 8 1 0 1.750 10.7 5.1 4.5 0.89
2 Nelson Dean? 28 1 7 .125 9 3 0 50.0 57 29 13 19 1 0 1.400 10.3 2.3 3.4 1.46 Stats for 2 teams
3 Dimp Miller* 30 0 1 .000 1 0 0 24.1 43 41 12 13 0 0 2.260 15.9 4.4 4.8 1.08
4 Squire Moore 30 0 2 .000 2 1 0 18.0 26 20 5 6 0 0 1.722 13.0 2.5 3.0 1.20
5 Harold Ross? -- 0 2 .000 3 2 0 18.2 29 17 7 5 0 0 1.929 14.0 3.4 2.4 0.71
6 Willie Spearman 27 1 3 .250 5 0 0 10.1 16 9 5 14 1 0 2.032 13.9 4.4 12.2 2.80
7 Frank Stevens* -- 4 4 .500 8 6 1 74.0 88 53 35 27 1 1 1.662 10.7 4.3 3.3 0.77 Stats for 2 teams
7 Players 28.1
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
John Barnes 23 L R 240 Feb 12, 1904 Camden, SC, US
George Brannigan -- Unknown
Nelson Dean 28 1899 Muskogee, OK, US
George Dixon 31 L R Jan 4, 1896 Greenwood, SC, US
Ernest Duff -- R R Unknown
Pete Duncan -- L R Unknown
Bill Evans 28 S R 6' 0.0" 160 Mar 30, 1899 Louisville, KY, US
Art Hancock -- Unknown
James Leonard -- S R Unknown
Willie Miles -- Unknown
Dimp Miller 30 L L Jan 28, 1897 Omaha, NE, US
Squire Moore 30 R R 6' 0.0" 183 Jan 26, 1897 Moorsbury, TN, US
Orville Riggins 27 R R 1900 Colp, IL, US
Harold Ross -- Unknown Lorain, OH, US
Bob Saunders 25 1902 Roslyn, WA, US
Willie Spearman 27 R Dec, 1899 Arkadelphia, AR, US
Frank Stevens -- R L Unknown Buffalo, NY, US
Tack Summers -- R R Unknown
Dan Thomas -- Unknown
Eddie Watts -- R R Unknown
Edgar Wesley 36 L L 5' 11.0" May 2, 1891 Waco, TX, US
Charles Zomphier 21 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Feb 18, 1906 St. Louis, MO, US

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