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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:


• Buried: Elmwood Cemetery (Birmingham, AL)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting
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
101
CIC
NAL
26
C
21
99
86
15
31
7
1
2
18
1
13
0
0
.360
.444
.535
.979
188
CIC
NAL
27
3B
21
88
81
14
26
6
1
0
12
1
6
0
1
.321
.368
.420
.788
121
4
1
3B
59
241
212
35
67
15
2
2
39
4
27
0
2
.316
.393
.434
.827
140
162 Game Average
662
582
96
184
41
5
5
107
11
74
0
5
.316
.393
.434
.827
140



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CIC
NAL
16
.211
.306
12.5%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
CIC
NAL
38
.338
.318
15.8%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.063
.090
CIC
NAL
99
.465
.329
13.1%
8.3%
2.0%
0.5%
.174
.076
CIC
NAL
88
.372
.338
6.8%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.099
.095
4
1
241
.394
.329
11.2%
8.2%
0.8%
0.6%
.118
.085

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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.

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