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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Lafayette Napoleon Cross
Stat Years
1887-1907  [mlb] 1887-1907
Height/Weight
5-8 / 155
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
3B (1721) ... C (324) ... OF (119) ... SS (65) ... 2B (60) ... 1B (7)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1927-09-06 [61.117]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1887-04-23 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.346)
Service Time
Organizations
PHI [7] PHA [5] WS1 [2] LS2 [2] SLN [2] PH4 [1] PHQ [1] SL4 [1] CL4 [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10342 ... retro id: crosl101 ... mlbam id: 112867
Relations
Brother of Lem Cross,
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1887Louisville Colonels MLBMLBls2---21c---15420332548302615015010000.266.320.335.6552196811.000.069.0006.850.000.000.00.0020.4
    1888Louisville Colonels MLBMLBls2---22c---2471812041300151002010000.227.239.243.482184443.000.016.0001.090.000.000.00.007.3
    1889Philadelphia Athletics MLBMLBph4---23c---35519922448202311014900000.221.272.281.5532135610.000.060.0006.574.230.640.00.0022.7
    1890Philadelphia Quakers MLBMLBphi---24c---4632454273783475012600000.298.331.429.76025710518.000.131.0004.672.330.5081.71.1724.7
    1891Philadelphia Athletics MLBMLBphq---25of-c---5110402661212014552140382330000.301.366.458.82444318439.000.157.0008.585.190.6180.41.1332.2
    1892Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi---263b-c---6140541841491510469180391630000.275.328.362.69058319629.000.087.0006.692.740.41135.20.6919.5
    1893Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi---27c-3b---7964158112417647818026710000.299.342.398.74044216527.000.099.0005.881.580.27103.80.9021.8
    1894Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi---283b---8119529123204349712521029730000.386.421.524.94556127750.000.138.0005.171.250.2475.61.2524.5
    1895Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi---293b---9125535951452692101210358316000.271.319.364.68358919537.000.093.0005.941.360.23267.50.3425.5
    1896Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi---303b-ss---1010640663104235173803214114000.256.312.345.65745314029.000.089.0007.063.090.44406.00.2227.9
    1897Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi---313b-2b---11883443789175351100100111000.259.282.363.64536612525.000.104.0002.730.000.00114.70.8228.1
    1898St. Louis BrownsNLMLBsl4---323b---1215160271191288379140280016000.317.348.405.75364624439.000.088.0004.330.000.00200.70.4620.4
    1899Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4---333b---1338154154450120208012000.286.325.338.663165526.000.052.0004.850.000.00154.00.6113.6
    1899St. Louis PerfectosNLMLBsln---333b---131034036112214546411017016000.303.333.392.72542715823.000.089.0003.980.000.00100.80.9418.9
    1900St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln---343b---1416616181006101003000.295.306.311.61765191.000.016.0001.540.000.000.00.005.6
    1900Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB---343b---141174617313514646720025024000.293.332.375.70749217324.000.082.0005.080.000.00115.20.8117.8
    1901Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha---353b---1510042482139281227323019016000.328.358.465.82345019742.000.137.0004.220.000.00212.00.4430.2
    1902Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha---363b---1613755990191398010825027027000.342.374.440.81459524647.000.098.0004.540.000.000.00.0024.6
    1903Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-373b---171375596016322429014010008000.292.304.356.66057719928.000.064.0001.730.000.00279.50.3517.2
    1904Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-383b---18155607731763110171100130514000.290.310.379.68963923042.000.089.0002.030.000.00607.00.1623.9
    1905Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-393b---191475876915629507780260215000.266.299.332.63163019534.000.066.0004.130.000.000.00.0021.8
    1906Washington Senators IALMLBws1-403b---2013049455130146146190280016000.263.303.322.62553815921.000.059.0005.200.000.00494.00.1916.1
    1907Washington Senators IALMLBws1-413b---21411611332800103010005000.199.246.248.494176408.000.049.0005.680.000.000.00.0025.0
    MLB Totals (23 yrs)227590721333264541113547137130104649031143000.292.328.382.71097103467593.175.090.2914.780.930.19193.00.4822.4
    National League Totals (11 yrs)10994451709132519463337331440250521672000.298.337.392.72947891744290.183.094.2965.221.090.21134.90.6921.9
    American League Totals (7 yrs)8473391442987171456475102013301071000.291.320.373.69336051266222.152.082.2903.690.000.00565.20.1722.5
    Major League Baseball Totals (5 yrs)329123018233346278163550813850000.271.318.372.690131645781.211.101.2746.162.890.47153.80.6124.3
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (5 yrs)67627363748251493954198009501050000.302.327.390.71728911067193.152.088.3003.290.000.00547.20.1723.4
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (6 yrs)67427704838151324421497960171521241000.294.338.396.73429941098197.199.102.2945.711.740.30131.90.7024.2
    Washington Senators I Totals (2 yrs)17165568162226156220380021000.247.289.304.59371419929.148.057.2465.320.000.00655.00.1417.9
    St. Louis Browns Totals (1 yrs)15160271191288379140280016000.317.348.405.75364624439.158.088.3144.330.000.00200.70.4620.4
    Brooklyn Superbas Totals (1 yrs)1174617313514646720025024000.293.332.375.70749217324.180.082.2875.080.000.00115.20.8117.8
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (1 yrs)110402661212014552140382330000.301.366.458.82444318439.286.157.3108.585.190.6180.41.1332.2
    St. Louis Perfectos Totals (1 yrs)1034036112214546411017016000.303.333.392.72542715823.159.089.2963.980.000.00100.80.9418.9
    Louisville Colonels Totals (2 yrs)101384529511304125017020000.247.283.292.57540311214.154.045.2474.220.000.000.00.0014.7
    Philadelphia Quakers Totals (1 yrs)632454273783475012600000.298.331.429.76025710518.200.131.2974.672.330.5081.71.1724.7
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (1 yrs)5519922448202311014900000.221.272.281.5532135610.186.060.2326.574.230.640.00.0022.7
    Cleveland Spiders Totals (1 yrs)38154154450120208012000.286.325.338.663165526.117.052.2814.850.000.00154.00.6113.6
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)16616181006101003000.295.306.311.61765191.049.016.2951.540.000.000.00.005.6
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1887Louisville Colonels AAMLB21C4400.025166297346317.9167.200.0031.781.52
    1887Louisville Colonels AAMLB21OF1000.0161312017.8501.700.007.218.55
    1888Louisville Colonels AAMLB22C3700.020260203282262.9297.100.0026.678.72
    1888Louisville Colonels AAMLB22SS200.03500881.0004.000.001.44.36
    1888Louisville Colonels AAMLB22OF1200.0142311916.8421.300.008.625.58
    1889Philadelphia Athletics AAMLB23C5500.0278102277407380.9346.900.0039.9100.02
    1890Philadelphia Quakers PLMLB24C4900.019170347295261.8855.300.0037.177.82
    1890Philadelphia Quakers PLMLB24OF1500.0250402925.8621.700.0011.423.85
    1891Philadelphia Athletics AAMLB25C4300.021238165266250.9405.800.0030.139.12
    1891Philadelphia Athletics AAMLB252B100.0141165.8335.000.000.70.92
    1891Philadelphia Athletics AAMLB253B2400.02849928677.8953.200.0016.821.82
    1891Philadelphia Athletics AAMLB25SS100.00200221.0002.000.000.70.94
    1891Philadelphia Athletics AAMLB25OF4300.05610246866.9711.500.0030.139.15
    1892Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB26C3900.01583265196190.9694.900.0025.227.92
    1892Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB262B1400.02937256866.9714.700.009.010.02
    1892Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB263B6500.097148215266245.9213.800.0041.946.42
    1892Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB26SS500.0416122120.9524.000.003.23.62
    1892Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB26OF2500.0393504742.8941.700.0016.117.94
    1893Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB27C4000.01444654195190.9744.800.0030.141.72
    1893Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB271B600.0605376865.95610.800.004.56.33
    1893Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB273B3000.044981210154142.9224.700.0022.631.32
    1893Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB27SS1000.01633565449.9074.900.007.510.42
    1893Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB27OF1000.0270202927.9312.700.007.510.46
    1894Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB28C1600.0365104241.9762.600.0012.113.44
    1894Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB282B100.03101441.0004.000.000.80.84
    1894Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB283B10000.01772343624447411.9194.100.0075.884.01
    1894Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB28SS700.01019243129.9354.100.005.35.94
    1895Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB293B12500.01913083223531499.9404.000.0094.0100.01
    1896Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB30C100.01000111.0001.000.000.80.95
    1896Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB302B600.01017142827.9644.500.004.65.72
    1896Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB303B6100.088136159239224.9373.700.0046.957.52
    1896Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB30SS3700.0771341317224211.9425.700.0028.534.92
    1896Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB30OF200.07000771.0003.500.001.51.99
    1897Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB312B3800.068120710195188.9644.900.0028.443.21
    1897Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB313B4700.07194165181165.9123.500.0035.153.42
    1897Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB31SS100.02300551.0005.000.000.71.15
    1897Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB31OF200.02000221.0001.000.001.52.38
    1898St. Louis BrownsNLMLB323B14900.02153513320599566.9453.800.0096.898.71
    1898St. Louis BrownsNLMLB32SS200.037221210.8335.000.001.31.35
    1899St. Louis PerfectosNLMLB333B10300.01572771825452434.9604.200.0066.5100.01
    1899Cleveland SpidersNLMLB333B3800.0668177154147.9553.900.0024.7100.02
    1900Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB343B11700.01622822710471444.9433.800.0082.4100.01
    1900St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB343B1600.01139215250.9623.100.0011.3100.03
    1901Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB353B10000.0140236337409376.9193.800.0073.0100.01
    1902Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB363B13700.01853063018521491.9423.600.00100.0100.01
    1903Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB371B106.07000771.0007.001.170.70.76
    1903Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB373B13601,190.01522282014400380.9502.800.32100.799.31
    1904Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB383B15501,353.01642472815439411.9362.700.30102.6100.01
    1905Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB393B14701,326.0163252326447415.9282.800.3199.3100.01
    1906Washington Senators IALMLB403B13001,133.0157242209419399.9523.100.3586.7100.01
    1907Washington Senators IALMLB413B410360.0389832139136.9783.300.3827.2100.02
    MLB Totals - (C)3240014734191383816.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (1B)70667537110.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (2B)6000111179112115.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (3B)172105,3622306370639421214.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (SS)6500115219233115.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)119001861619612.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1887MLB-44-------10-
    1888MLB-37---2---12-
    1889MLB-55---------
    1890MLB-49-------15-
    1891MLB-43-1241---43-
    1892MLB-39-14655---25-
    1893MLB-406-3010---10-
    1894MLB-16-11007-----
    1895MLB----125------
    1896MLB-1-66137---2-
    1897MLB---38471---2-
    1898MLB----1492-----
    1899MLB----141------
    1900MLB----133------
    1901MLB----100------
    1902MLB----137------
    1903MLB--1-136------
    1904MLB----155------
    1905MLB----147------
    1906MLB----130------
    1907MLB----41------
    Totals-324760172165---119-