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


Teams
Team Lg Pos
NAL
18
SS
4
31
33
0
.484
Ponce De Leon Park (Atlanta, GA)
ALC
18
SS
2
0
2
0
.000
Ponce De Leon Park (Atlanta, GA)
NAL
19
SS
7
7
19
0
.269
Ponce de Leon Park (Atlanta, GA)
NN2
19
SS
3
24
24
0
.500
Oriole Park (Baltimore, MD)
NLP
19
SS
1
3
1
0
.750
Oriole Park (Baltimore, MD)
NLC
19
SS
1
3
1
1
.750
Oriole Park (Baltimore, MD)
NN2
20
SS
2
40
23
1
.635
Oriole Park (Baltimore, MD), Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
NN2
21
SS
2
40
24
0
.625
Oriole Park (Baltimore, MD), Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
NN2
22
SS
2
38
29
0
.567
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
NN2
24
SS
4
41
39
0
.513
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
NN2
24
SS
3
38
28
1
.576
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
EWA
24
SS
2
0
1
0
.000
No Home Ballpark
NN2
25
SS
4
36
34
3
.514
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
NN2
25
3B
1
47
25
3
.653
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
NN2
26
SS
3
43
36
3
.544
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
EWA
26
SS
2
1
1
0
.500
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC)
NN2
27
SS
4
50
42
3
.543
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
EWA
27
SS
2
0
2
0
.000
Polo Grounds (New York, NY)
NN2
28
SS
2
53
30
2
.639
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
NLC
28
SS
2
1
2
1
.333
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
EWA
28
SS
1
1
1
0
.500
Yankee Stadium (New York, NY)
10
5
SS
497
397
18
.556
2
0
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
SS
38
54
0
.413
0
0
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SS
372
285
14
.566
1
0
1
Philadelphia Stars
SS
38
28
1
.576
0
0
4
East All Stars
-
2
5
0
.286
0
0
1
Homestead Grays
3B
47
25
3
.653
1
0

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Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James