Turkey Stearnes - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Turkey Stearnes



Norman Stearnes



Born: May 8, 1901 in Nashville, TN
Died: September 4, 1979 in Detroit, MI
          (78 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 170
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2000
• High School: Pearl HS (Nashville, TN)
• Buried: Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery (Clinton Township, MI)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
DS
22
CF
72
312
292
74
107
20
15
18
89
2
17
1
2
.366
.403
.723
1.126
198
DS
NNL
23
CF
58
258
235
55
84
8
12
9
65
1
19
4
.357
.406
.609
1.014
167
DS
NNL
24
CF
94
415
367
93
136
24
14
19
126
11
45
3
.371
.439
.668
1.107
193
DS
NNL
27
CF
80
354
315
80
101
16
7
24
78
5
29
5
5
.321
.387
.644
1.031
177
NLG
EAS
29
CF
19
88
73
31
31
9
4
6
33
7
12
0
3
.425
.506
.904
1.410
229
CAG
NN2
32
CF
39
186
167
42
59
12
4
7
28
1
15
1
3
.353
.410
.599
1.009
171
CAG
33
CF
44
192
174
46
64
8
8
7
32
10
14
2
2
.368
.421
.626
1.047
197
CAG
NN2
34
CF
39
165
138
34
55
8
5
5
41
9
22
1
4
.399
.484
.638
1.122
180
PS
NN2
35
CF
44
199
178
35
62
6
3
8
38
1
17
2
2
.348
.411
.551
.962
146
KCM
38
CF
50
207
182
42
57
10
1
8
41
11
20
5
.313
.381
.511
.892
156
KCM
NAL
39
CF
29
115
99
15
26
3
1
4
25
3
16
0
.263
.365
.434
.800
144
11
5
CF
568
2491
2220
547
782
124
74
115
596
61
226
12
33
.352
.415
.630
1.045
179
162 Game Average
710
633
156
223
35
21
33
170
17
64
6
9
.352
.415
.630
1.045
179
 
Team Lg Pos
11
Negro Leagues
565
2478
2207
543
776
122
73
114
592
61
226
12
33
.352
.415
.628
1.043
178
1
vs Major Leaguers
3
13
13
4
6
2
1
1
4
0
0
0
0
.462
.462
1.000
1.462
293
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Detroit Stars
CF
304
1339
1209
302
428
68
48
70
358
19
110
6
14
.354
.411
.663
1.074
185
1
New York Lincoln Giants
CF
19
88
73
31
31
9
4
6
33
7
12
0
3
.425
.506
.904
1.410
229
3
Chicago American Giants
CF
122
543
479
122
178
28
17
19
101
20
51
4
9
.372
.436
.620
1.056
184
1
Philadelphia Stars
CF
44
199
178
35
62
6
3
8
38
1
17
2
2
.348
.411
.551
.962
146
2
Kansas City Monarchs
CF
79
322
281
57
83
13
2
12
66
14
36
5
.295
.375
.484
.859
152



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
DS
312
.479
.333
5.4%
7.9%
5.8%
1.3%
.356
.117
DS
NNL
258
.447
.346
7.4%
8.9%
3.5%
0.9%
.251
.110
DS
NNL
415
.477
.331
10.8%
8.3%
4.6%
1.4%
.297
.126
DS
NNL
354
.445
.330
8.2%
6.6%
6.8%
1.1%
.324
.111
NLG
EAS
88
.556
.369
13.6%
8.7%
6.8%
1.8%
.479
.144
CAG
NN2
186
.435
.327
8.1%
6.4%
3.8%
1.1%
.246
.121
CAG
192
.474
.327
7.3%
7.6%
3.6%
0.8%
.259
.094
CAG
NN2
165
.483
.356
13.3%
8.8%
3.0%
1.5%
.239
.136
PS
NN2
199
.429
.352
8.5%
8.9%
4.0%
1.6%
.202
.123
KCM
207
.404
.323
9.7%
9.0%
3.9%
0.8%
.198
.098
KCM
NAL
115
.388
.318
13.9%
9.2%
3.5%
0.6%
.172
.074
11
5
2491
.456
.335
9.1%
8.1%
4.6%
1.2%
.278
.114
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
11
Negro Leagues
2478
.455
.336
9.1%
8.1%
4.6%
1.2%
.276
.114
1
vs Major Leaguers
13
.612
.316
0.0%
7.9%
7.7%
1.7%
.538
.129
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
Detroit Stars
1339
.463
.334
8.2%
7.9%
5.2%
1.2%
.309
.117
1
New York Lincoln Giants
88
.556
.369
13.6%
8.7%
6.8%
1.8%
.479
.144
3
Chicago American Giants
543
.464
.336
9.4%
7.6%
3.5%
1.1%
.248
.116
1
Philadelphia Stars
199
.429
.352
8.5%
8.9%
4.0%
1.6%
.202
.123
2
Kansas City Monarchs
322
.398
.321
11.2%
9.1%
3.7%
0.7%
.189
.090

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