Sam Jethroe - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Sam Jethroe



Samuel Jethroe
(Jet)

Born: January 23, 1917 in Lowndes County, MS
Died: June 16, 2001 in Erie, PA
          (84 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 178
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Notes:


• High School: Lincoln HS (East St. Louis, IL)
• Buried: Erie Cemetery (Erie, PA)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
25
CF
33
132
124
20
37
10
1
1
18
7
0
6
0
0
0
2
0
0
.298
.331
.419
.750
129
CBE
NAL
26
CF
36
148
142
28
44
12
4
1
14
5
5
0
1
0
.310
.333
.472
.805
149
27
CF
18
76
68
15
25
4
0
1
10
1
7
2
0
1
0
0
.368
.427
.471
.897
175
CBE
28
CF
20
86
74
12
24
5
5
0
16
6
11
1
0
.324
.419
.527
.946
189
29
CF
16
71
65
13
15
2
1
1
10
4
0
4
0
0
1
1
0
0
.231
.286
.338
.624
87
MULT
30
CF
22
101
85
25
31
6
4
2
11
12
0
12
0
1
3
0
0
.365
.449
.600
1.049
186
CBE
NAL
31
CF
5
22
19
5
5
2
0
1
5
1
2
1
0
.263
.364
.526
.890
139
7
2
CF
150
636
577
118
181
41
15
7
84
36
0
47
2
0
4
8
0
0
.314
.369
.473
.843
152
162 Game Average
687
623
127
195
44
16
8
91
40
0
51
65
0
6
9
0
0
.314
.369
.473
.843
152
 
Team Lg Pos
4
West All Stars
CF
7
26
24
5
5
0
2
0
4
3
0
0
2
0
2
0
0
0
.208
.269
.375
.644
70
7
Cleveland Buckeyes
CF
143
610
553
113
176
41
13
7
80
33
47
2
8
0
.318
.374
.477
.851
156



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
132
.348
.309
4.5%
0.0%
7.3%
0.8%
0.7%
.121
.078
CBE
NAL
148
.375
.310
3.4%
7.2%
0.7%
0.5%
.162
.075
76
.424
.308
9.2%
2.6%
6.8%
3.50
1.3%
0.5%
.103
.075
CBE
86
.440
.309
12.8%
7.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.203
.083
71
.299
.325
5.6%
0.0%
8.2%
1.4%
0.5%
.108
.069
MULT
101
.469
.345
11.9%
9.5%
2.0%
0.7%
.235
.102
CBE
NAL
22
.402
.345
9.1%
8.3%
4.5%
1.0%
.263
.111
7
2
636
.391
.318
7.4%
7.7%
11.8%
7.9%
0.00
1.05
1.1%
0.6%
.159
.081
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
West All Stars
26
.304
.335
0.0%
9.0%
11.8%
7.9%
0.00
1.05
0.0%
0.2%
.167
.082
7
Cleveland Buckeyes
610
.395
.317
7.7%
7.6%
1.1%
0.6%
.159
.081

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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