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Tuesday, August 17, 2004

John Henry Lloyd

Was he the “black Honus Wagner” or was Wagner the “white Pop Lloyd?”

John (You Can Call Me Grandma) Murphy Posted: August 17, 2004 at 09:22 PM | 105 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   101. JoeD has the Imperial March Stuck in His Head Posted: September 22, 2008 at 11:11 AM (#2949768)
Dan/Chris - would you be able to work up Lloyd at some point? Would be good to have going forward if possible.
   102. David Concepcion de la Desviacion Estandar (Dan R) Posted: September 22, 2008 at 12:01 PM (#2949779)
Obviously, without seasonal data I can't produce seasonal WARP. But to turn OPS+ into BWAA, you just subtract 90.8, divide the remainder by 11.43, and multiply the result by SFrac. Then add on whatever BWAA and FWAA you want, and replacement level for SS during Lloyd's career was around 2.9 wins below average per season. So, assuming league-average defense and baserunning and missing 10 games per season, then Lloyd's 1924-28 stretch according to Brent would be worth 117 OPS+ - 90.8 = 26.2/11.43 = 2.29*.9 = 2.06 BWAA per season, plus 2.9*.9 = 2.61 Replc per season, is 4.67 WARP per year, times five years is 23.4 WARP.
   103. KJOK Posted: September 17, 2011 at 06:45 AM (#3927855)
   104. KJOK Posted: September 17, 2011 at 08:47 PM (#3928240)
   105. Dr. Chaleeko Posted: December 01, 2017 at 07:09 PM (#5584537)
Please find my latest MLEs for John Henry Lloyd here. They may be updated from time to time if new info or improved methods come along.
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