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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)
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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
36
CF
23
97
85
15
28
5
1
2
12
1
9
2
1
.329
.406
.482
.889
157
NAL
37
CF
31
127
114
19
29
4
4
2
20
7
10
1
2
.254
.320
.412
.732
110
KCM
38
CF
51
212
187
43
59
10
1
8
42
11
20
5
.316
.382
.508
.890
156
KCM
NAL
39
CF
29
115
99
15
26
3
1
4
25
3
16
0
.263
.365
.434
.800
144
13
6
CF
623
2720
2424
582
841
133
79
119
629
69
245
15
36
.347
.410
.614
1.024
175
162 Game Average
707
630
151
219
35
21
31
164
18
64
6
9
.347
.410
.614
1.024
175
 
Team Lg Pos
13
Negro Leagues
620
2707
2411
578
835
131
78
118
625
69
245
15
36
.346
.410
.612
1.022
174
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 I
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
5
Chicago American Giants
CF
149
658
581
140
205
32
18
22
114
25
60
7
10
.353
.420
.583
1.003
172
1
Philadelphia Stars
CF
44
199
178
35
62
6
3
8
38
1
17
2
2
.348
.411
.551
.962
146
1
Detroit Stars II
CF
15
59
52
11
19
3
1
1
9
1
7
0
0
.365
.441
.519
.960
172
3
Kansas City Monarchs
CF
92
377
331
63
96
15
5
12
77
16
39
0
7
.290
.365
.474
.839
146



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
97
.408
.319
9.3%
7.0%
2.1%
0.6%
.153
.102
NAL
127
.335
.325
7.9%
7.8%
1.6%
0.7%
.158
.096
KCM
212
.404
.323
9.4%
9.0%
3.8%
0.8%
.193
.098
KCM
NAL
115
.388
.318
13.9%
9.2%
3.5%
0.6%
.172
.074
13
6
2720
.448
.334
9.0%
8.0%
4.4%
1.1%
.267
.113
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
13
Negro Leagues
2707
.447
.334
9.1%
8.0%
4.4%
1.1%
.266
.113
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 I
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
5
Chicago American Giants
658
.444
.333
9.1%
7.5%
3.3%
1.0%
.231
.112
1
Philadelphia Stars
199
.429
.352
8.5%
8.9%
4.0%
1.6%
.202
.123
1
Detroit Stars II
59
.441
.323
11.9%
7.2%
1.7%
0.7%
.154
.107
3
Kansas City Monarchs
377
.387
.322
10.3%
8.9%
3.2%
0.7%
.184
.090

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James