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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Luther Sewell
Stat Years
1921-1942  [mlb] 1921-1942
Height/Weight
5-9 / 160
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (1562) ... OF (9) ... 1B (7) ... 2B (1) ... 3B (1)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1987-05-14 [86.129]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Wetumpka (Wetumpka,AL)
Colleges
University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, Alabama)
Draft
MLB Debut
1921-06-30 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.176)
Service Time
Organizations
CLE [13] CHA [4] WS1 [2] SLA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17848 ... retro id: sewel101 ... mlbam id: 122022
Relations
Brother of Joe Sewell, Brother of Tommy Sewell
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1921Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-20c---136000001000301000.000.000.000.000700.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.00.000.0
    1922Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-21c---24187142350010115812000.264.312.322.63495285.115.058.0005.268.421.600.00.0021.7
    1923Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-22c---31010220101001000000.200.273.400.6731141.300.200.0009.090.000.000.00.0050.0
    1924Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-23c---46316527489101710221343000.291.387.358.7451945910.206.067.00011.346.700.590.00.0020.8
    1925Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-24c---574220305110201862331827000.232.337.295.6322626512.232.063.00012.606.870.550.00.0023.5
    1926Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-25c---612643341103164046933627426000.238.302.293.59549912720.152.055.0007.215.410.750.00.0019.4
    1927Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-26c---712847052138276053482023418000.294.328.377.70551217733.117.083.0003.914.491.150.00.0023.9
    1928Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-27c---812241152111169352342627317000.270.318.375.69345715428.165.105.0005.695.911.04137.00.6625.2
    1929Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-28c---91244064196163139662926022000.236.287.298.58545712120.133.062.0006.355.690.90406.00.2220.8
    1930Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-29c---107629240752121435214918000.257.293.353.64631510324.154.096.0004.442.860.64292.00.3232.0
    1931Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle830c---111083754510330415311361729000.275.341.384.72542214435.205.109.0008.534.030.47375.00.2434.0
    1932Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle831c---1287300367620225245382405000.253.337.353.69034310624.223.100.00011.087.000.63150.00.5831.6
    1933Washington Senators IALMLBws1832c---1314147465125304261724824311000.264.335.357.69253616936.205.093.0008.964.480.50237.00.3728.8
    1934Washington Senators IALMLBws1833c---147220721497322101221011000.237.313.329.6422316812.193.092.0009.524.330.45103.50.8724.5
    1935Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1434c---151184215212019326732321805000.285.336.359.69545815124.152.074.0006.993.930.56210.50.4420.0
    1936Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1435c---1612845159113205573112541613000.251.332.350.68250915830.239.099.00010.613.140.3090.20.9826.5
    1937Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1436c---171224125111121616145461801000.269.343.357.70045914728.197.088.00010.023.920.39412.00.2225.2
    1938Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1437c---186521123454102700202014000.213.284.242.526236515.123.029.0008.478.471.000.00.0011.1
    1939Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle238c---191620131001003102000.150.261.200.4612541.200.050.00012.004.000.330.00.0033.3
    1942St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla3241c---20612110000001500001.083.154.083.2371310.083.000.0007.6938.465.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (20 yrs)1630538365313932725620696654448630727145001.259.323.341.66460411837348.177.082.2728.055.080.63269.10.3325.0
    American League Totals (20 yrs)1630538365313932725620696654448630727145001.259.323.341.66460411837348.177.082.2728.055.080.63269.10.3325.0
    Cleveland Indians Totals (13 yrs)9783195381829171348386403226319621120000.259.320.342.66235991092213.167.083.2747.315.450.75399.40.2225.7
    Chicago White Sox Totals (4 yrs)43314951853896415822818915272213000.260.329.339.668166250787.187.079.2699.154.330.47186.90.4822.4
    Washington Senators I Totals (2 yrs)21368186174377482737034412000.256.328.348.67676723748.201.092.2649.134.430.49170.20.5227.6
    St. Louis Browns Totals (1 yrs)612110000001500001.083.154.083.2371310.083.000.1437.6938.465.000.00.000.0
    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
    1921Cleveland IndiansALMLB20C300.0740011111.0003.700.001.9100.05
    1922Cleveland IndiansALMLB21C3900.01082152134129.9633.300.0025.395.12
    1923Cleveland IndiansALMLB22C700.055201210.8331.400.004.670.03
    1924Cleveland IndiansALMLB23C5700.01714295222213.9593.700.0037.390.52
    1925Cleveland IndiansALMLB24C6600.021654813278270.9714.100.0042.989.22
    1925Cleveland IndiansALMLB24OF200.06000661.0003.000.001.32.78
    1926Cleveland IndiansALMLB25C12500.04379193537528.9834.200.0081.299.21
    1927Cleveland IndiansALMLB26C12600.04021192014541521.9634.100.0082.498.41
    1928Cleveland IndiansALMLB27C11800.04301171613563547.9724.600.0076.696.71
    1929Cleveland IndiansALMLB28C12400.0433811811532514.9664.100.0081.6100.01
    1930Cleveland IndiansALMLB29C7600.02834995341332.9744.400.0049.4100.01
    1931Cleveland IndiansALMLB30C10400.03846195454445.9804.300.0067.596.31
    1932Cleveland IndiansALMLB31C8400.03065088364356.9784.200.0055.396.61
    1933Washington Senators IALMLB32C14100.051661612583577.9904.100.0092.8100.01
    1934Washington Senators IALMLB33C5000.01432316167166.9943.300.0032.969.42
    1934Washington Senators IALMLB331B600.05730460601.00010.000.003.98.34
    1934Washington Senators IALMLB332B100.01100221.0002.000.000.71.45
    1934Washington Senators IALMLB333B100.0000000.0000.000.000.71.46
    1934Washington Senators IALMLB33OF700.0143111817.9442.400.004.69.79
    1935Chicago White SoxALMLB34C11200.039983610488482.9884.300.0073.794.91
    1936Chicago White SoxALMLB35C12600.046187912557548.9844.300.0083.498.41
    1937Chicago White SoxALMLB36C11800.050272911583574.9854.900.0076.696.71
    1938Chicago White SoxALMLB37C6500.02055547264260.9854.000.0043.9100.01
    1939Cleveland IndiansALMLB38C1500.0244102928.9661.900.009.793.83
    1939Cleveland IndiansALMLB381B100.0000000.0000.000.000.66.33
    1942St. Louis BrownsALMLB41C600.0125111817.9442.800.004.0100.04
    MLB Totals - (C)1562005444108415013866786528.9784.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)7005730460601.0008.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)1001100221.0002.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)900203112423.9582.600.000.00.00
    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
    1921MLB-3---------
    1922MLB-39---------
    1923MLB-7---------
    1924MLB-57---------
    1925MLB-66-------2-
    1926MLB-125---------
    1927MLB-126---------
    1928MLB-118---------
    1929MLB-124---------
    1930MLB-76---------
    1931MLB-104---------
    1932MLB-84---------
    1933MLB-141---------
    1934MLB-50611----7-
    1935MLB-112---------
    1936MLB-126---------
    1937MLB-118---------
    1938MLB-65---------
    1939MLB-151--------
    1942MLB-6---------
    Totals-1562711----9-