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Leon Culberson

Delbert Leon Culberson
Born: August 6, 1918
Hall's Station, GA US
Deceased: September 17, 1989
Rome, GA US
Primary Position: Outfield
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 180
Career: 1940-1952
Major League Statistics

Leon Culberson compiled a career batting average of .284 with 48 home runs and 41 RBI in his 661-game career with the Kannapolis Towelers, Scranton Miners, Louisville Colonels, Kansas City Blues, Newark Bears, Jersey City Giants, Baton Rouge Red Sticks, Atlanta Crackers, Rome Red Sox, Middlesboro Athletics and Rock Hill Chiefs. He began playing during the 1940 season and last took the field during the 1952 campaign.


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Batting:

Year Level Lg Team GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
1940DNCSL2Kannapolis Towelers682672678211214.307.307.521.828139
1941AELScranton Miners7627627664951.232.232.312.54386
1942AELScranton Miners120433433124951.286.286.337.624146
1943AAAA2Louisville Colonels104641370002054.171.261.171.4327100
1948AAAAA2Kansas City Blues83354313478117153944040.259.343.367.71011501
1949AAAIL(+) Newark Bears124457414569814363863440.237.298.329.62613627
1949AAAIL(+) Jersey City Giants124457414569814363863440.237.298.329.62613627
1950AASOUAAtlanta Crackers21585813001.224.224.276.50016
1950CEVANBaton Rouge Red Sticks9336836810927211.296.296.470.766173
1951DGAALRome Red Sox10337037011823114.319.319.500.819185
1952BTRIS5Rock Hill Chiefs58170170541211.318.318.418.73571
1952DMTSSMiddlesboro Athletics299797281020.289.289.433.72242
Totals6612439239350680118194841404544.284.297.410.70798010100


Fielding:

Year Level Lg Team Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
1940DNCSL2Kannapolis TowelersOF6312147.9471.984
1941AELScranton MinersOF7610065.9551.395
1942AELScranton MinersOF107209115.9782.056
1943AAAA2Louisville ColonelsOF1020230.8802.200
1948AAAAA2Kansas City BluesOF79181430.9842.342
Totals33563127230.9661.964

Minor League Service:

Year Level League Team Affiliation First Appearance Final Appearance
1940DNorth Carolina State LeagueKannapolis Towelers
1941AEastern LeagueScranton MinersBOS
1942AEastern LeagueScranton MinersBOS
1943AAAmerican Association 2Louisville ColonelsBOS
1948AAAAmerican Association 2Kansas City BluesNYA
1949AAAInternational LeagueNewark BearsNYA
1949AAAInternational LeagueJersey City GiantsNY1
1950AASouthern AssociationAtlanta CrackersBSN
1950CEvangeline LeagueBaton Rouge Red Sticks
1951DGeorgia-Alabama LeagueRome Red Sox
1952DMountain States LeagueMiddlesboro Athletics
1952BTri-State LeagueRock Hill Chiefs




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