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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
Relatives: Brother of Fred Bankhead

Overall

Multi-Team Years

Batting Stats
Yr
Tm
Lg
 
G
R
H
   
NEG
NN2
22
CF
 
33
142
131
22
38
5
1
0
18
5
10
 
0
1
 
.290
.340
.344
.684
94
.321
NEG
NN2
23
SS
 
36
156
144
25
50
3
2
1
20
10
8
 
1
3
 
.347
.386
.417
.802
131
.385
PC
-
24
LF
 
52
241
205
50
73
13
7
1
31
9
0
24
0
 
0
2
10
0
0
 
.356
.429
.502
.931
144
.410
PC
NN2
25
LF
 
46
190
166
25
52
11
0
0
22
3
16
 
0
8
 
.313
.374
.380
.753
102
.344
-
-
26
LF
 
5
21
17
5
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
4
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.176
.333
.235
.569
63
.285
PC
NN2
27
CF
 
28
126
112
19
28
5
0
2
16
6
11
 
0
3
 
.250
.317
.348
.665
82
.315
HG
-
28
2B
 
40
181
157
31
48
5
2
2
21
8
0
19
0
 
0
0
5
0
0
 
.306
.381
.401
.782
120
.367
7
4
LF
 
240
1057
932
177
292
43
12
6
129
41
0
92
0
 
0
3
30
0
0
 
.313
.377
.405
.781
115
.361
Per 162 Games
 
162
713
629
119
197
29
8
4
87
28
0
62
0
 
0
2
20
0
0
 
.313
.377
.405
.781
115
.361
 
Years Team      
G
R
H
   
2
CF
 
69
298
275
47
88
8
3
1
38
15
0
18
0
 
0
1
4
0
0
 
.320
.364
.382
.746
113
.355
4
LF
 
129
571
495
98
156
30
7
3
70
18
0
53
0
 
0
2
21
0
0
 
.315
.384
.422
.806
115
.365
1
SS
 
2
7
5
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
.286
.000
.286
9
.194
1
2B
 
40
181
157
31
48
5
2
2
21
8
0
19
0
 
0
0
5
0
0
 
.306
.381
.401
.782
120
.367



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
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
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
.957
 
2.43
1.89
NEG
NN2
23.8
OF
 
18
137.7
38
35
3
0
2
 
1.000
.965
 
2.48
1.81
PC
-
24.8
OF
 
50
443.0
82
71
4
7
1
 
.915
.950
 
1.52
2.01
PC
NN2
25.8
OF
 
28
221.0
48
46
2
0
0
 
1.000
.963
 
1.95
1.98
MULT
-
26.8
OF
 
3
26.0
3
3
0
0
0
 
1.000
.963
 
1.04
1.92
PC
NN2
27.8
OF
 
26
217.0
73
68
2
3
0
 
.959
.954
 
2.90
1.94
6
2
OF
 
152
1274.0
307
281
15
11
4
 
.964
.956
 
2.09
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
1.66
NEG
NN2
23.8
LF
 
1
1.3
1
1
0
0
0
 
1.000
.942
 
6.75
1.57
PC
-
24.8
LF
 
50
443.0
82
71
4
7
1
 
.915
.949
 
1.52
1.86
PC
NN2
25.8
LF
 
26
204.0
45
43
2
0
0
 
1.000
.963
 
1.99
1.79
MULT
-
26.8
LF
 
3
26.0
3
3
0
0
0
 
1.000
.941
 
1.04
1.62
5
2
LF
 
84
710.3
137
124
6
7
1
 
.949
.953
 
1.65
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
2.27
NEG
NN2
23.8
CF
 
17
136.3
37
34
3
0
2
 
1.000
.981
 
2.44
2.18
PC
NN2
25.8
CF
 
2
17.0
3
3
0
0
0
 
1.000
.971
 
1.59
2.31
PC
NN2
27.8
CF
 
25
209.0
69
65
2
2
0
 
.971
.960
 
2.89
2.24
4
2
CF
 
67
555.7
166
154
9
3
3
 
.982
.965
 
2.64
2.24



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
5.11
PC
NN2
25.8
2B
 
5
32.0
29
14
14
1
2
 
.966
.946
 
7.88
5.86
HG
-
28.8
2B
 
39
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
0.00
3
3
2B
 
45
39.0
36
15
19
2
2
 
.944
.945
 
7.85
5.72



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
.910
 
5.22
4.85
NEG
NN2
23.8
SS
 
21
147.3
84
35
41
8
4
 
.905
.938
 
4.64
4.97
PC
-
24.8
SS
 
3
19.0
10
4
6
0
1
 
1.000
.924
 
4.74
5.14
PC
NN2
25.8
SS
 
9
68.0
42
12
26
4
4
 
.905
.934
 
5.03
5.30
MULT
-
26.8
SS
 
2
17.0
10
3
6
1
1
 
.900
.955
 
4.76
5.40
PC
NN2
27.8
SS
 
1
9.0
3
0
2
1
0
 
.667
.915
 
2.00
5.14
6
3
SS
 
45
310.3
180
63
101
16
11
 
.911
.932
 
4.76
5.06



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
.904
 
3.16
2.65
PC
NN2
27.8
3B
 
1
4.0
1
0
1
0
0
 
1.000
.924
 
2.25
2.54
HG
-
28.8
3B
 
1
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
0.00
3
2
3B
 
9
61.0
23
7
14
2
0
 
.913
.905
 
3.10
2.64



Catcher Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
PB
SB
   
RF
MULT
-
26.8
C
 
1
3.0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
6.29
1
1
C
 
1
3.0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
.000
 
0.00
6.29



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
2.85
1
1
P
 
1
0.3
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
.000
 
0.00
2.85



Right Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
PC
NN2
27.8
RF
 
1
8.0
4
3
0
1
0
 
.750
.951
 
3.38
1.81
1
1
RF
 
1
8.0
4
3
0
1
0
 
.750
.951
 
3.38
1.81



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