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Louis Santop



Louis Santop
(Top; Big Bertha)
Real name Louis Santop Loftin
Born: January 17, 1889 in Fort Worth, TX
Died: January 22, 1942 in Philadelphia, PA
          (53 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 200
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006
• Buried: Philadelphia National Cemetery (Philadelphia, PA)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
OKM
WES
21
RF
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
EAS
22
C
31
130
116
20
37
5
2
4
25
7
8
0
6
.319
.363
.500
.863
139
FE
CUB
22
C
5
17
14
1
1
0
1
0
2
1
3
0
0
.071
.235
.214
.450
36
NLG
EAS
23
C
14
51
50
7
14
0
1
0
5
1
1
0
0
.280
.294
.320
.614
61
NLG
NvC
23
C
8
23
21
1
4
1
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
0
.190
.261
.238
.499
57
NLG
24
C
14
63
59
6
21
3
0
0
14
1
4
0
0
.356
.397
.407
.804
154
NLG
EAS
25
C
29
133
120
17
45
4
2
1
24
5
11
0
2
.375
.427
.467
.894
149
NLS
NvC
25
C
13
53
45
4
13
1
0
0
7
1
7
0
1
.289
.385
.311
.696
165
MULT
26
RF
43
181
170
23
51
12
1
2
33
2
8
0
3
.300
.331
.418
.749
121
BRK
FHL
26
C
1
4
4
0
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.750
1.250
314
EAS
27
C
36
163
136
31
51
12
7
0
33
6
0
23
0
1
3
.375
.469
.566
1.035
187
BRK
FHL
27
C
11
37
30
5
9
1
1
0
4
0
7
0
0
.300
.432
.400
.832
217
BRG
EAS
28
C
24
101
89
24
35
8
1
1
24
9
11
0
1
.393
.460
.539
.999
174
BRK
FHL
28
C
13
52
43
4
6
0
0
0
2
0
6
1
2
.140
.260
.140
.400
44
EAS
29
C
17
79
68
11
28
6
2
1
18
3
7
1
3
.412
.474
.603
1.077
201
EAS
30
C
10
42
38
5
11
1
1
1
6
1
3
0
1
.289
.341
.447
.789
137
HIL
31
C
22
86
75
14
23
5
1
0
7
1
8
2
1
.307
.388
.400
.788
177
AC
31
C
15
61
56
4
16
3
1
0
11
2
2
2
1
.286
.333
.375
.708
144
HIL
EAS
32
C
37
131
115
29
42
12
2
5
35
4
11
1
4
.365
.425
.635
1.060
166
HIL
IND
33
C
37
122
101
20
40
8
4
2
23
1
17
1
3
.396
.487
.614
1.101
221
HIL
34
C
40
148
131
17
37
6
3
2
23
3
12
1
4
.282
.347
.420
.767
113
HIL
35
C
57
220
202
30
71
10
2
5
31
4
0
13
0
2
0
5
0
0
.351
.391
.495
.886
154
HIL
36
C
23
38
34
2
6
1
0
0
8
1
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
1
.176
.243
.206
.449
16
HIL
ECL
37
C
12
30
27
5
9
1
0
0
7
1
0
2
1
0
1
.333
.379
.370
.750
100
17
10
C
513
1969
1748
280
572
101
32
24
346
54
0
169
1
2
10
42
0
1
.327
.390
.463
.853
147
162 Game Average
622
552
88
181
32
10
8
109
20
0
53
9
29
4
13
0
15
.327
.390
.463
.853
147
 
Team Lg Pos
17
Negro Leagues
455
1746
1548
266
523
91
30
24
320
47
0
151
1
2
8
39
0
1
.338
.400
.482
.881
152
4
vs Latin Leagues
41
154
136
10
34
5
2
0
23
4
14
2
2
0
.250
.329
.316
.645
124
4
vs Major Leagues
11
42
37
1
8
2
0
0
2
1
4
0
1
.216
.293
.270
.563
72
1
vs High Minors
6
27
27
3
7
3
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
.259
.259
.370
.630
93
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Oklahoma Monarchs
-
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Philadelphia Giants I
C
16
70
63
9
20
2
1
4
12
3
4
0
3
.317
.358
.571
.930
166
4
New York Lincoln Giants
C
80
330
303
42
101
11
4
1
59
11
22
0
5
0
.333
.378
.406
.784
123
1
C
5
17
14
1
1
0
1
0
2
1
3
0
0
.071
.235
.214
.450
36
3
New York Lincoln Stars
C
76
327
285
42
91
19
5
2
62
4
0
34
0
1
7
.319
.394
.442
.836
152
1
Chicago American Giants
C
6
27
27
3
7
3
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
.259
.259
.370
.630
93
3
Breakers Hotel
C
25
93
77
9
17
2
1
0
7
0
13
1
2
.221
.341
.273
.613
124
4
Brooklyn Royal Giants
C
48
207
184
44
71
15
5
2
44
15
19
0
4
.386
.443
.554
.998
176
9
Hilldale Club
C
241
833
735
126
248
46
14
15
148
16
0
72
1
2
6
20
0
1
.337
.401
.499
.900
155
1
Bacharach Giants
C
15
61
56
4
16
3
1
0
11
2
2
2
1
.286
.333
.375
.708
138



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
OKM
WES
4
.000
.277
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.082
EAS
130
.381
.339
6.2%
8.2%
3.1%
0.7%
.181
.092
FE
CUB
17
.248
.334
17.6%
10.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.143
.058
NLG
EAS
51
.286
.349
2.0%
5.5%
0.0%
1.1%
.040
.099
NLG
NvC
23
.269
.329
8.7%
9.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.048
.040
NLG
63
.396
.308
6.3%
6.9%
0.0%
0.2%
.051
.061
NLG
EAS
133
.426
.346
8.3%
7.6%
0.8%
0.5%
.092
.077
NLS
NvC
53
.375
.285
13.2%
10.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.022
.027
MULT
181
.348
.315
4.4%
6.8%
1.1%
0.6%
.118
.081
BRK
FHL
4
.630
.313
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.250
.051
EAS
163
.480
.345
14.1%
0.5%
0.0%
8.6%
17.38
0.0%
0.5%
.191
.080
BRK
FHL
37
.425
.266
18.9%
9.8%
0.0%
0.1%
.100
.062
BRG
EAS
101
.479
.354
10.9%
9.5%
0.1%
77.60
1.0%
0.3%
.146
.071
BRK
FHL
52
.210
.271
11.5%
7.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.061
EAS
79
.494
.346
8.9%
8.6%
1.3%
0.4%
.191
.067
EAS
42
.373
.322
7.1%
8.7%
2.4%
0.2%
.158
.067
HIL
86
.389
.281
9.3%
7.6%
0.0%
0.2%
.093
.056
AC
61
.354
.299
3.3%
8.6%
0.0%
0.1%
.089
.054
HIL
EAS
131
.450
.347
8.4%
8.0%
3.8%
1.2%
.270
.131
HIL
IND
122
.490
.316
13.9%
7.3%
0.0%
212.00
1.6%
0.9%
.218
.097
HIL
148
.346
.326
8.1%
6.8%
1.4%
1.0%
.137
.100
HIL
220
.390
.316
5.9%
0.0%
6.8%
2.3%
0.9%
.144
.095
HIL
38
.217
.348
7.9%
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
1.6%
.029
.122
HIL
ECL
30
.350
.348
6.7%
9.8%
3.3%
2.7%
2.00
3.61
0.0%
1.1%
.037
.114
17
10
1969
.396
.325
8.6%
7.8%
0.6%
1.1%
25.00
75.52
1.2%
0.6%
.136
.083
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
17
Negro Leagues
1746
.406
.328
8.6%
7.7%
0.6%
1.0%
25.00
82.03
1.4%
0.7%
.144
.087
4
vs Latin Leagues
154
.337
.303
9.1%
9.5%
0.0%
0.1%
.066
.044
4
vs Major Leagues
42
.264
.303
9.5%
7.3%
0.0%
1.0%
.054
.102
1
vs High Minors
27
.285
.293
0.0%
5.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.111
.084
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Oklahoma Monarchs
4
.000
.277
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.082
1
Philadelphia Giants I
70
.403
.327
5.7%
7.9%
5.7%
0.7%
.254
.088
4
New York Lincoln Giants
330
.375
.339
6.7%
7.5%
0.3%
0.5%
.073
.078
1
17
.248
.334
17.6%
10.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.143
.058
3
New York Lincoln Stars
327
.399
.321
10.4%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
16.35
0.6%
0.5%
.123
.071
1
Chicago American Giants
27
.285
.293
0.0%
5.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.111
.084
3
Breakers Hotel
93
.314
.271
14.0%
8.5%
0.0%
0.1%
.052
.061
4
Brooklyn Royal Giants
207
.468
.348
9.2%
9.1%
1.0%
0.3%
.168
.073
9
Hilldale Club
833
.405
.324
8.6%
7.5%
1.6%
1.9%
6.00
133.58
1.8%
0.9%
.162
.098
1
Bacharach Giants
61
.354
.299
3.3%
8.6%
0.0%
0.1%
.089
.054

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