Tommy Butts - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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
27
SS
61
268
245
50
85
9
7
1
29
5
0
14
0
2
7
0
0
.347
.387
.453
.840
127
26
SS
65
278
243
40
73
8
7
1
28
7
0
25
0
0
1
9
0
0
.300
.368
.403
.771
119
MULT
28
SS
55
241
206
46
61
10
1
0
17
6
0
25
0
3
7
0
0
.296
.380
.354
.735
110
BEG
NN2
20
SS
51
235
204
38
57
9
0
1
27
3
22
9
.279
.350
.338
.688
85
MULT
19
SS
36
133
120
13
33
3
2
0
14
3
12
1
.275
.341
.333
.674
90
NN2
25
SS
42
183
160
26
38
4
2
0
15
2
12
1
10
.238
.295
.288
.582
69
BCA
18
SS
26
95
90
11
19
0
2
0
7
1
4
0
1
.211
.245
.256
.500
40
MULT
24
SS
30
127
114
12
23
3
1
0
9
1
11
0
0
2
0
0
.202
.272
.246
.518
41
BEG
NN2
22
SS
53
226
196
25
41
0
2
0
16
4
24
6
.209
.295
.230
.525
52
BEG
NN2
21
SS
49
210
189
33
34
8
0
0
19
0
15
6
.180
.240
.222
.462
37
10
5
SS
468
1996
1767
294
464
54
24
3
181
32
0
164
0
0
7
58
0
0
.263
.328
.325
.653
83
162 Game Average
691
612
102
161
19
8
1
63
12
0
57
0
0
5
20
0
0
.263
.328
.325
.653
83
 
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
48
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SS
416
1811
1595
274
428
51
20
3
165
29
155
7
54
.268
.336
.331
.667
87
1
Philadelphia Stars
SS
1
5
4
2
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
1
.500
.500
.750
1.250
225
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
191



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BCA
95
.237
.335
4.2%
8.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.044
.099
MULT
133
.323
.330
9.0%
8.9%
0.0%
1.2%
.058
.104
BEG
NN2
235
.318
.342
9.4%
9.3%
0.4%
1.4%
.059
.119
BEG
NN2
210
.220
.314
7.1%
8.0%
0.0%
1.2%
.042
.101
BEG
NN2
226
.261
.331
10.6%
9.7%
0.0%
1.0%
.020
.095
MULT
127
.251
.341
8.7%
0.0%
8.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.044
.104
NN2
183
.270
.328
6.6%
0.0%
8.5%
323.99
0.0%
0.8%
.050
.088
278
.358
.336
9.0%
0.0%
8.6%
0.4%
0.9%
.103
.089
268
.384
.346
5.2%
9.0%
0.4%
1.0%
.106
.105
MULT
241
.350
.334
10.4%
8.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.058
.095
10
5
1996
.307
.334
8.2%
8.8%
0.0%
0.1%
317.10
0.2%
1.0%
.063
.100
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
170
.247
.329
5.3%
8.7%
0.0%
0.8%
.063
.098
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
1811
.314
.335
8.6%
8.9%
0.2%
1.0%
.063
.100
1
Philadelphia Stars
5
.454
.352
0.0%
8.8%
0.0%
0.9%
.250
.107
4
East All Stars
8
.000
.279
0.0%
7.3%
0.0%
4.7%
1.88
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.098
1
Homestead Grays
2
.481
.328
0.0%
8.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.088

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