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Standard Pitching

Standard Pitching
Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W Awards
193229LRGNSL12.3333.523320023.02210927101011.0438.60.82.73.50
194441MRSNAL007.712010012.1522020210013524.823.00019.30.07.77.71.00
194542MRSNAL001.352020006.26210001000243122.390.9008.10.00.01.4
3 Yrs12.3333.3873320132.033141204010200371102.701.1569.30.01.12.82.50
162 Game Avg.714.3333.384820201407218 224958202706814002521102.701.1569.30.01.12.82.50
MRS (2 yrs)003.004030019.011430203100371383.021.44411.00.02.03.01.50
LRG (1 yr)12.3333.523320023.02210927101011.0438.60.82.73.50
NAL (2 yrs)003.004030019.011430203100371383.021.44411.00.02.03.01.50
NSL (1 yr)12.3333.523320023.02210927101011.0438.60.82.73.50

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Frequently Asked Questions

When was Rufus Ligon born?

Rufus Ligon was born on May 6, 1903.

Where was Rufus Ligon born?

Rufus Ligon was born in Cameron, TX.

How tall was Rufus Ligon?

Rufus Ligon was 6-1 (185 cm) tall.

How much did Rufus Ligon weigh when playing?

Rufus Ligon weighed 185 lbs (83 kg) when playing.

How many seasons did Rufus Ligon play?

Rufus Ligon played 3 seasons.

Is Rufus Ligon in the Hall of Fame?

Rufus Ligon has not been elected into the Hall of Fame.

What position did Rufus Ligon play?

Rufus Ligon was a Pitcher and Leftfielder.

How many strikeouts did Rufus Ligon have?

Rufus Ligon had 10 strikeouts over his career.

How many teams has Rufus Ligon played for?

Rufus Ligon played for 2 teams; the Little Rock Grays and Memphis Red Sox.

When did Rufus Ligon retire?

Rufus Ligon last played in 1945.

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