Negro League player stats include league games, interleague games (against major Negro League competition), and games against select top-level independent Black Baseball teams. Player stats do not include the extensive amount of exhibitions and barnstorming games Negro League teams often played. Negro League data is not complete. Research is still ongoing and we’ll continue to publish updates as more information becomes available. More about data coverage
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Frequently Asked Questions
When was Jim Elam born?
Jim Elam was born on June 6, 1920.
Where was Jim Elam born?
Jim Elam was born in Midlothian, VA.
How tall was Jim Elam?
Jim Elam was 6-1 (185 cm) tall.
How much did Jim Elam weigh when playing?
Jim Elam weighed 165 lbs (74 kg) when playing.
How many seasons did Jim Elam play?
Jim Elam played 1 season.
Is Jim Elam in the Hall of Fame?
Jim Elam has not been elected into the Hall of Fame.
What position did Jim Elam play?
Jim Elam was a Pitcher and First Baseman.
How many strikeouts did Jim Elam have?
Jim Elam had 12 strikeouts over his career.
How many teams has Jim Elam played for?
Jim Elam played for 1 team, the Newark Eagles.
When did Jim Elam retire?
Jim Elam last played in 1943.