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Sam Bankhead
Samuel Howard Bankhead
 
 
Born: September 18, 1910 in Sulligent, AL
Died: July 24, 1976 - 65 years old in Pittsburgh, PA
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 5'8" Wt: 175
Batting Ratings(?)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Played in the Minor Leagues

Overall

Multi-Team Years

Batting Stats
Yr
Tm
Lg
 
G
R
H
   
NEG
NN2
22.8
CF
 
33
142
131
22
38
5
1
0
18
5
10
 
0
1
 
.290
.340
.344
.684
93
5.5
.321
NEG
NN2
23.8
SS
 
35
152
140
23
46
2
2
1
18
8
8
 
1
3
 
.329
.369
.393
.762
120
6.9
.365
PC
-
24.8
LF
 
51
236
201
48
72
12
7
1
30
8
0
23
0
 
0
2
10
0
0
 
.358
.429
.502
.932
146
9.6
.410
PC
NN2
25.8
LF
 
45
185
161
25
52
11
0
0
22
3
16
 
0
8
 
.323
.384
.391
.775
111
6.7
.354
4
2
LF
 
164
715
633
118
208
30
10
2
88
24
0
57
0
 
0
3
22
0
0
 
.329
.387
.417
.804
121
7.4
.368
 
Years Team      
G
R
H
   
2
CF
 
68
294
271
45
84
7
3
1
36
13
0
18
0
 
0
1
4
0
0
 
.310
.355
.369
.724
107
6.2
.344
2
LF
 
96
421
362
73
124
23
7
1
52
11
0
39
0
 
0
2
18
0
0
 
.343
.409
.453
.862
131
8.3
.385



Pitching Stats
Yr
Tm
Lg
 
W
L
G
R
H
K
 
NEG
NN2
23.8
RP
 
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0.3
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
 
0.00
3.000
0.0
0.0
1
1
 
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0.3
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0.00
3.000
0.0
0.0



Outfield Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
NEG
NN2
22.8
OF
 
27
229.3
63
58
4
1
1
 
.984
.956
 
2.43
1.90
NEG
NN2
23.8
OF
 
18
137.7
38
35
3
0
2
 
1.000
.966
 
2.48
1.82
PC
-
24.8
OF
 
49
436.0
80
70
4
6
1
 
.925
.950
 
1.53
2.01
PC
NN2
25.8
OF
 
28
221.0
48
46
2
0
0
 
1.000
.963
 
1.95
1.98
4
2
OF
 
122
1024.0
229
209
13
7
4
 
.969
.957
 
1.95
1.95



Left Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
NEG
NN2
22.8
LF
 
4
36.0
6
6
0
0
0
 
1.000
.949
 
1.50
1.67
NEG
NN2
23.8
LF
 
1
1.3
1
1
0
0
0
 
1.000
.941
 
6.75
1.58
PC
-
24.8
LF
 
49
436.0
80
70
4
6
1
 
.925
.950
 
1.53
1.86
PC
NN2
25.8
LF
 
26
204.0
45
43
2
0
0
 
1.000
.960
 
1.99
1.78
4
2
LF
 
80
677.3
132
120
6
6
1
 
.955
.953
 
1.67
1.82



Center Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
NEG
NN2
22.8
CF
 
23
193.3
57
52
4
1
1
 
.982
.960
 
2.61
2.26
NEG
NN2
23.8
CF
 
17
136.3
37
34
3
0
2
 
1.000
.983
 
2.44
2.20
PC
NN2
25.8
CF
 
2
17.0
3
3
0
0
0
 
1.000
.973
 
1.59
2.34
3
2
CF
 
42
346.7
97
89
7
1
3
 
.990
.969
 
2.49
2.24



Shortstop Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
NEG
NN2
22.8
SS
 
9
50.0
31
9
20
2
1
 
.935
.909
 
5.22
4.84
NEG
NN2
23.8
SS
 
20
139.3
79
33
38
8
4
 
.899
.938
 
4.59
4.92
PC
-
24.8
SS
 
3
19.0
10
4
6
0
1
 
1.000
.923
 
4.74
5.14
PC
NN2
25.8
SS
 
9
68.0
42
12
26
4
4
 
.905
.936
 
5.03
5.32
4
2
SS
 
41
276.3
162
58
90
14
10
 
.914
.931
 
4.82
5.02



Third Base Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
PC
NN2
25.8
3B
 
7
57.0
22
7
13
2
0
 
.909
.906
 
3.16
2.66
1
1
3B
 
7
57.0
22
7
13
2
0
 
.909
.906
 
3.16
2.66



Second Base Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
NEG
NN2
23.8
2B
 
1
7.0
7
1
5
1
0
 
.857
.945
 
7.71
5.13
PC
NN2
25.8
2B
 
4
23.0
22
10
11
1
2
 
.955
.943
 
8.22
5.84
2
2
2B
 
5
30.0
29
11
16
2
2
 
.931
.943
 
8.10
5.68



Pitcher Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
NEG
NN2
23.8
P
 
1
0.3
0
0
0
0
0
 
.967
 
0.00
2.87
1
1
P
 
1
0.3
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
.000
 
0.00
2.87



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