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
NNL
22
CF
69
299
279
70
101
18
14
17
85
2
17
1
2
.362
.401
.710
1.110
194
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
38
182
163
42
59
12
4
7
28
1
15
1
3
.362
.419
.613
1.032
177
CAG
33
CF
42
183
168
42
61
7
8
7
30
10
12
2
1
.363
.412
.625
1.037
194
CAG
NN2
34
CF
39
165
138
34
55
8
5
5
41
9
22
1
4
.399
.484
.638
1.122
181
PS
NN2
35
CF
42
190
170
32
58
6
3
6
34
1
17
1
2
.341
.404
.518
.922
138
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
560
2456
2189
536
769
121
73
112
586
61
224
11
32
.351
.414
.627
1.041
178
162 Game Average
710
633
155
222
35
21
32
170
18
65
5
9
.351
.414
.627
1.041
178
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Detroit Stars
CF
301
1326
1196
298
422
66
47
69
354
19
110
6
14
.353
.410
.660
1.070
184
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
119
530
469
118
175
27
17
19
99
20
49
4
8
.373
.437
.625
1.062
185
1
Philadelphia Stars
CF
42
190
170
32
58
6
3
6
34
1
17
1
2
.341
.404
.518
.922
138
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
NNL
299
.474
.334
5.7%
7.9%
5.7%
1.3%
.348
.116
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
182
.444
.328
8.2%
6.4%
3.8%
1.1%
.252
.121
CAG
183
.472
.327
6.6%
7.6%
3.8%
0.8%
.262
.093
CAG
NN2
165
.483
.356
13.3%
8.9%
3.0%
1.5%
.239
.137
PS
NN2
190
.416
.350
8.9%
8.9%
3.2%
1.6%
.176
.120
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
2456
.454
.335
9.1%
8.1%
4.6%
1.2%
.275
.114
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
Detroit Stars
1326
.462
.334
8.3%
7.9%
5.2%
1.2%
.307
.117
1
New York Lincoln Giants
88
.556
.369
13.6%
8.7%
6.8%
1.8%
.479
.144
3
Chicago American Giants
530
.466
.336
9.2%
7.6%
3.6%
1.1%
.252
.116
1
Philadelphia Stars
190
.416
.350
8.9%
8.9%
3.2%
1.6%
.176
.120
2
Kansas City Monarchs
322
.398
.321
11.2%
9.1%
3.7%
0.7%
.189
.090

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