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Tommy Butts



Thomas Lee Butts
(Pee Wee; Pea Eye)

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
26
95
90
11
19
0
2
0
7
1
4
0
1
.211
.245
.256
.500
44
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
83
BEG
NN2
21
SS
49
210
189
33
34
8
0
0
19
0
15
6
.180
.240
.222
.462
36
BEG
NN2
22
SS
53
226
196
25
41
0
2
0
16
4
24
6
.209
.295
.230
.525
55
NN2
24
SS
29
125
112
12
23
3
1
0
9
1
11
2
.205
.276
.250
.526
44
NN2
25
SS
42
183
160
26
38
4
2
0
15
2
12
1
10
.238
.295
.288
.582
67
BEG
NN2
26
SS
64
278
243
40
73
8
7
1
28
7
25
1
9
.300
.368
.403
.771
122
BEG
NN2
27
SS
59
264
242
50
85
9
7
1
29
5
14
2
6
.351
.391
.459
.850
132
9
4
SS
409
1749
1556
248
403
44
23
3
164
26
139
4
50
.259
.321
.323
.644
81
162 Game Average
693
616
98
160
17
9
1
65
10
55
3
20
.259
.321
.323
.644
81
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
SS
45
170
159
18
33
2
4
0
14
3
9
0
2
.208
.250
.270
.520
51
8
Baltimore Elite Giants
SS
362
1572
1391
228
367
41
19
3
148
23
130
4
47
.264
.329
.327
.656
84
1
Philadelphia Stars
SS
1
5
4
2
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
1
.500
.500
.750
1.250
236
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
NN2
125
.255
.342
8.8%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.045
.103
NN2
183
.270
.332
6.6%
0.0%
8.6%
330.50
0.0%
0.8%
.050
.089
BEG
NN2
235
.318
.347
9.4%
9.5%
0.4%
1.4%
.059
.121
BEG
NN2
210
.220
.316
7.1%
8.1%
0.0%
1.2%
.042
.102
BEG
NN2
226
.261
.326
10.6%
9.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.020
.093
BEG
NN2
278
.358
.332
9.0%
8.5%
0.4%
0.9%
.103
.088
BEG
NN2
264
.390
.343
5.3%
8.9%
0.4%
1.0%
.107
.104
BCA
95
.237
.326
4.2%
8.0%
0.0%
0.8%
.044
.096
MULT
133
.323
.330
9.0%
8.9%
0.0%
1.2%
.058
.104
9
4
1749
.303
.333
7.9%
8.8%
0.2%
1.0%
.064
.100
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
170
.247
.324
5.3%
8.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.063
.096
8
Baltimore Elite Giants
1572
.308
.334
8.3%
8.9%
0.2%
1.1%
.063
.100
1
Philadelphia Stars
5
.454
.342
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.250
.103
1
Homestead Grays
2
.481
.332
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.089

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