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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
Biographical
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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
192
DS
NNL
23
CF
58
258
235
55
84
8
12
9
65
1
19
4
.357
.406
.609
1.014
177
DS
NNL
24
CF
94
415
367
93
136
24
14
19
126
11
45
3
.371
.439
.668
1.107
187
DS
NNL
27
CF
80
354
315
80
101
16
7
24
78
5
29
0
5
5
.321
.387
.644
1.031
172
NLG
EAS
29
CF
19
88
73
31
31
9
4
6
33
7
12
0
3
.425
.506
.904
1.410
215
KCM
IND
30
CF
10
37
34
4
3
0
2
0
5
1
2
3
1
0
.088
.162
.206
.368
3
32
CF
40
191
172
43
61
13
4
7
29
1
1
15
1
0
1
3
0
0
.355
.410
.599
1.008
173
MULT
33
CF
46
200
182
46
64
8
8
7
32
10
0
14
2
2
2
0
0
.352
.404
.599
1.003
198
34
CF
40
168
141
34
56
8
5
5
41
9
0
22
0
0
1
4
0
0
.397
.482
.631
1.113
190
PS
NN2
35
CF
44
199
178
35
62
6
3
8
38
1
17
2
2
.348
.411
.551
.962
145
MULT
MULT
36
CF
24
101
89
15
28
5
1
2
12
1
0
9
2
0
2
1
0
0
.315
.390
.461
.851
156
NAL
37
CF
31
127
114
19
29
4
4
2
20
7
10
1
2
.254
.320
.412
.732
112
MULT
38
CF
55
227
201
45
65
10
1
8
45
12
0
21
0
0
0
5
0
0
.323
.387
.502
.890
148
KCM
NAL
39
CF
29
115
99
15
26
3
1
4
25
3
16
0
.263
.365
.434
.800
142
14
7
CF
642
2792
2492
589
853
134
81
119
638
71
1
248
8
0
16
36
0
0
.342
.405
.604
1.010
170
162 Game Average
705
629
149
215
34
20
30
161
20
32
63
144
0
6
9
0
0
.342
.405
.604
1.010
170
 
Team Lg Pos
14
Negro Leagues
639
2779
2479
585
847
132
80
118
634
71
1
248
8
0
16
36
0
0
.342
.405
.602
1.007
170
1
vs Major Leagues
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
0
6
14
.354
.411
.663
1.074
182
1
New York Lincoln Giants
CF
19
88
73
31
31
9
4
6
33
7
12
0
3
.425
.506
.904
1.410
215
4
Kansas City Monarchs
CF
105
425
376
69
104
15
7
12
84
18
41
3
1
7
.277
.349
.449
.799
128
5
Chicago American Giants
CF
150
662
585
140
205
32
18
22
114
25
60
7
10
.350
.417
.579
.997
179
5
West All Stars
RF
5
20
19
1
4
1
0
0
2
0
1
1
5
0
0
0
0
0
.211
.250
.263
.513
51
1
Philadelphia Stars
CF
44
199
178
35
62
6
3
8
38
1
17
2
2
.348
.411
.551
.962
145
1
Detroit Stars II
CF
15
59
52
11
19
3
1
1
9
1
7
0
0
.365
.441
.519
.960
175



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
DS
312
.479
.340
5.4%
8.0%
5.8%
1.3%
.356
.119
DS
NNL
258
.447
.334
7.4%
8.6%
3.5%
0.9%
.251
.106
DS
NNL
415
.477
.338
10.8%
8.5%
4.6%
1.3%
.297
.128
DS
NNL
354
.445
.335
8.2%
6.7%
0.0%
0.3%
19.51
6.8%
1.1%
.324
.113
NLG
EAS
88
.556
.385
13.6%
9.1%
6.8%
1.8%
.479
.151
KCM
IND
37
.176
.324
5.4%
7.5%
8.1%
1.1%
0.67
6.75
0.0%
1.1%
.118
.110
191
.435
.324
7.9%
0.5%
6.2%
15.00
3.7%
1.1%
.244
.121
MULT
200
.456
.314
7.0%
1.0%
7.4%
7.00
3.5%
0.8%
.247
.089
168
.481
.342
13.1%
0.0%
8.6%
3.0%
1.5%
.234
.129
PS
NN2
199
.429
.353
8.5%
9.0%
4.0%
1.6%
.202
.124
MULT
MULT
101
.392
.307
8.9%
2.0%
6.9%
4.50
2.0%
0.7%
.146
.098
NAL
127
.335
.322
7.9%
7.7%
1.6%
0.7%
.158
.095
MULT
227
.406
.333
9.3%
0.0%
9.3%
3.5%
0.8%
.179
.100
KCM
NAL
115
.388
.321
13.9%
9.3%
3.5%
0.6%
.172
.075
14
7
2792
.442
.334
8.9%
8.0%
1.9%
1.1%
4.00
17.45
4.3%
1.1%
.262
.113
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
14
Negro Leagues
2779
.442
.334
8.9%
8.0%
1.9%
1.1%
4.00
17.45
4.2%
1.1%
.261
.113
1
vs Major Leagues
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
.337
8.2%
7.9%
0.0%
0.3%
19.51
5.2%
1.2%
.309
.118
1
New York Lincoln Giants
88
.556
.385
13.6%
9.1%
6.8%
1.8%
.479
.151
4
Kansas City Monarchs
425
.370
.329
9.6%
8.9%
8.1%
1.1%
0.67
6.75
2.8%
0.7%
.173
.094
5
Chicago American Giants
662
.442
.324
9.1%
7.4%
3.3%
1.0%
.229
.108
5
West All Stars
20
.241
.254
5.0%
6.9%
25.0%
14.3%
0.20
0.74
0.0%
1.4%
.053
.097
1
Philadelphia Stars
199
.429
.353
8.5%
9.0%
4.0%
1.6%
.202
.124
1
Detroit Stars II
59
.441
.320
11.9%
7.1%
1.7%
0.7%
.154
.105

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