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Sam Hairston



Samuel Harding Hairston


Born: January 20, 1920 in Crawford, MS
Died: October 31, 1997 in Birmingham, AL
          (77 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 187
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Notes:


• High School: Hooper City HS (Birmingham, AL)
• Buried: Elmwood Cemetery (Birmingham, AL)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CIC
NAL
24
C
5
16
13
1
2
0
0
0
2
1
2
1
.154
.267
.154
.421
32
CIC
NAL
25
3B
12
38
32
5
8
2
0
0
7
1
6
0
0
.250
.368
.313
.681
104
CIC
NAL
26
C
21
99
86
15
31
7
1
2
18
1
13
0
0
.360
.444
.535
.979
190
CIC
NAL
27
3B
25
106
98
19
31
8
1
0
14
1
7
0
1
.316
.362
.418
.780
113
28
3B
31
128
113
24
40
4
1
1
15
4
0
14
0
0
0
1
0
1
.354
.425
.434
.859
134
5
2
3B
94
387
342
64
112
21
3
3
56
8
0
42
0
0
0
3
0
1
.327
.401
.433
.834
135
162 Game Average
667
589
110
193
36
5
5
97
16
0
72
0
0
0
5
0
162
.327
.401
.433
.834
135
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Indianapolis Clowns
3B
93
386
341
64
112
21
3
3
56
8
42
0
3
.328
.402
.434
.836
136
1
West All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CIC
NAL
16
.211
.305
12.5%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
CIC
NAL
38
.338
.314
15.8%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.063
.088
CIC
NAL
99
.465
.326
13.1%
8.3%
2.0%
0.5%
.174
.075
CIC
NAL
106
.368
.347
6.6%
9.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.102
.100
128
.408
.346
10.9%
0.0%
8.9%
0.8%
0.9%
.080
.111
5
2
387
.396
.336
10.9%
8.6%
0.0%
3.5%
2.25
0.8%
0.7%
.105
.095
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
5
Indianapolis Clowns
386
.398
.337
10.9%
8.6%
0.8%
0.7%
.106
.095
1
West All Stars
1
.000
.218
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
3.5%
2.25
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.048

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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.

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