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
CCB
NAL
25
CF
31
126
118
19
36
10
1
1
18
7
6
2
.305
.339
.432
.771
137
CBE
NAL
26
CF
36
148
142
28
44
12
4
1
14
5
5
0
1
0
.310
.333
.472
.805
149
CBE
NAL
27
CF
17
73
65
15
25
4
0
1
10
1
7
1
.385
.444
.492
.937
191
CBE
28
CF
20
86
74
12
24
5
5
0
16
6
11
1
0
.324
.419
.527
.946
189
4
1
CF
104
433
399
74
129
31
10
3
58
19
29
1
4
0
.323
.371
.474
.844
160
162 Game Average
674
622
115
201
48
16
5
90
30
45
3
6
0
.323
.371
.474
.844
160



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CCB
NAL
126
.357
.308
4.8%
7.1%
0.8%
0.7%
.127
.078
CBE
NAL
148
.375
.310
3.4%
7.2%
0.7%
0.5%
.162
.075
CBE
NAL
73
.441
.306
9.6%
6.9%
1.4%
0.4%
.108
.071
CBE
86
.440
.309
12.8%
7.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.203
.083
4
1
433
.394
.308
6.7%
7.1%
0.7%
0.6%
.150
.077

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Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.


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