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Tommy Butts



Thomas Lee Butts
(Pee Wee; Pea Eye; Cool Breeze)

Born: August 27, 1919 in Sparta, GA
Died: December 30, 1972 in Atlanta, GA
          (53 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 142
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Notes:


• High School: Booker T. Washington HS (Atlanta, GA)
• Buried: South-View Cemetery (Atlanta, GA)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BCA
18
SS
27
98
92
12
20
0
3
0
7
1
0
5
4
0
1
.217
.258
.283
.540
53
MULT
19
SS
36
133
120
13
33
3
2
0
14
3
12
1
.275
.341
.333
.674
90
BEG
NN2
20
SS
51
235
204
38
57
9
0
1
27
3
22
9
.279
.350
.338
.688
82
BEG
NN2
21
SS
49
210
189
33
34
8
0
0
19
0
15
6
.180
.240
.222
.462
35
BEG
NN2
22
SS
53
226
196
25
41
0
2
0
16
4
24
6
.209
.295
.230
.525
51
MULT
24
SS
30
127
114
12
23
3
1
0
9
1
11
0
0
2
0
0
.202
.272
.246
.518
37
NN2
25
SS
42
183
160
26
38
4
2
0
15
2
12
1
10
.238
.295
.288
.582
63
26
SS
65
278
243
40
73
8
7
1
28
7
0
25
0
0
1
9
0
0
.300
.368
.403
.771
116
27
SS
61
268
245
50
85
9
7
1
29
5
0
14
0
2
7
0
0
.347
.387
.453
.840
127
MULT
28
SS
55
241
206
46
61
10
1
0
17
6
0
25
0
3
7
0
0
.296
.380
.354
.735
111
10
5
SS
469
1999
1769
295
465
54
25
3
181
32
0
165
4
0
7
58
0
0
.263
.328
.327
.655
82
162 Game Average
690
611
102
161
19
9
1
63
12
0
57
130
0
5
20
0
0
.263
.328
.327
.655
82
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
SS
46
173
161
19
34
2
5
0
14
3
0
10
4
0
2
.211
.257
.286
.543
56
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SS
416
1811
1595
274
428
51
20
3
165
29
155
7
54
.268
.336
.331
.667
85
1
Philadelphia Stars
SS
1
5
4
2
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
1
.500
.500
.750
1.250
219
4
East All Stars
-
5
8
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1
Homestead Grays
3B
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
187



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
268
.384
.347
5.2%
9.0%
0.4%
1.0%
.106
.105
278
.358
.341
9.0%
0.0%
8.7%
0.4%
0.9%
.103
.091
BCA
98
.254
.330
5.1%
4.1%
8.1%
1.25
0.0%
0.8%
.065
.098
BEG
NN2
235
.318
.348
9.4%
9.5%
0.4%
1.4%
.059
.122
MULT
133
.323
.330
9.0%
8.9%
0.0%
1.2%
.058
.105
MULT
241
.350
.332
10.4%
8.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.058
.095
NN2
183
.270
.340
6.6%
0.0%
8.8%
342.37
0.0%
0.8%
.050
.092
MULT
127
.251
.351
8.7%
0.0%
8.8%
0.0%
0.9%
.044
.108
BEG
NN2
210
.220
.318
7.1%
8.2%
0.0%
1.2%
.042
.103
BEG
NN2
226
.261
.332
10.6%
9.8%
0.0%
1.0%
.020
.095
10
5
1999
.308
.337
8.3%
8.9%
4.3%
0.6%
1.25
226.96
0.2%
1.0%
.064
.101
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
173
.256
.327
5.8%
8.6%
4.4%
1.6%
1.25
4.78
0.0%
0.8%
.075
.097
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
1811
.314
.338
8.6%
9.0%
0.2%
1.0%
.063
.101
1
Philadelphia Stars
5
.454
.358
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.250
.109
4
East All Stars
8
.000
.298
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
4.6%
1.75
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.108
1
Homestead Grays
2
.481
.332
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.089

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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