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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
CF
 
32
139
127
21
42
2
2
0
16
7
8
 
1
3
 
.331
.375
.378
.753
118
6.8
.362
PC
-
24.8
LF
 
49
228
193
47
69
12
7
1
28
7
0
23
2
 
0
2
10
0
0
 
.358
.431
.508
.939
147
9.7
.412
3
2
LF
 
114
509
451
90
149
19
10
1
62
19
0
41
2
 
0
3
14
0
0
 
.330
.390
.424
.813
124
7.7
.373
 
Years Team      
G
R
H
   
2
CF
 
65
281
258
43
80
7
3
0
34
12
0
18
0
 
0
1
4
0
0
 
.310
.357
.361
.718
105
6.2
.341
1
LF
 
49
228
193
47
69
12
7
1
28
7
0
23
2
 
0
2
10
0
0
 
.358
.431
.508
.939
147
9.7
.412



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
 
19
137.7
38
35
3
0
2
 
1.000
.969
 
2.48
1.84
PC
-
24.8
OF
 
47
418.0
78
68
4
6
1
 
.923
.950
 
1.55
2.01
3
2
OF
 
93
785.0
179
161
11
7
4
 
.961
.956
 
1.97
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
.946
 
6.75
1.59
PC
-
24.8
LF
 
47
418.0
78
68
4
6
1
 
.923
.950
 
1.55
1.86
3
2
LF
 
52
455.3
85
75
4
6
1
 
.929
.950
 
1.56
1.84



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
 
18
136.3
37
34
3
0
2
 
1.000
.986
 
2.44
2.22
2
1
CF
 
41
329.7
94
86
7
1
3
 
.989
.970
 
2.54
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
 
17
114.3
63
28
30
5
3
 
.921
.941
 
4.57
4.92
PC
-
24.8
SS
 
3
19.0
10
4
6
0
1
 
1.000
.923
 
4.74
5.14
3
2
SS
 
29
183.3
104
41
56
7
5
 
.933
.930
 
4.76
4.92



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
.944
 
7.71
5.12
1
1
2B
 
1
7.0
7
1
5
1
0
 
.857
.944
 
7.71
5.12



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
 
.969
 
0.00
2.88
1
1
P
 
1
0.3
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
.000
 
0.00
2.88



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