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
131
CBE
NAL
26
CF
36
148
142
28
44
12
4
1
14
5
5
0
1
0
.310
.333
.472
.805
153
27
CF
18
76
68
15
25
4
0
1
10
1
7
2
0
1
0
0
.368
.427
.471
.897
177
CBE
28
CF
20
86
74
12
24
5
5
0
16
6
11
1
0
.324
.419
.527
.946
192
MULT
MULT
29
CF
26
113
102
15
23
3
2
1
13
5
0
8
1
0
1
2
0
0
.225
.288
.324
.612
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
135
7
3
CF
160
678
614
120
189
42
16
7
87
37
0
51
3
0
4
9
0
0
.308
.365
.463
.827
149
162 Game Average
686
622
122
191
43
16
7
88
38
0
52
69
0
6
9
0
0
.308
.365
.463
.827
149
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Negro Leagues
150
636
577
118
181
41
15
7
84
36
0
47
2
0
4
8
0
0
.314
.369
.473
.843
154
1
vs Major Leagues
10
42
37
2
8
1
1
0
3
1
4
1
0
1
.216
.293
.297
.590
81
 
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
71
7
Cleveland Buckeyes
CF
143
610
553
113
176
41
13
7
80
33
47
2
8
0
.318
.374
.477
.851
158
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
CF
10
42
37
2
8
1
1
0
3
1
4
1
0
1
.216
.293
.297
.590
81



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
132
.348
.307
4.5%
0.0%
7.2%
0.8%
0.7%
.121
.077
CBE
NAL
148
.375
.305
3.4%
7.0%
0.7%
0.5%
.162
.074
76
.424
.305
9.2%
2.6%
6.8%
3.50
1.3%
0.5%
.103
.074
CBE
86
.440
.306
12.8%
7.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.203
.082
MULT
MULT
113
.288
.312
7.1%
0.9%
7.8%
8.00
0.9%
0.7%
.098
.080
MULT
101
.469
.346
11.9%
9.6%
2.0%
0.7%
.235
.102
CBE
NAL
22
.402
.351
9.1%
8.3%
4.5%
0.9%
.263
.113
7
3
678
.384
.314
7.5%
7.6%
5.1%
6.3%
1.33
1.23
1.0%
0.6%
.155
.082
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
7
Negro Leagues
636
.391
.315
7.4%
7.6%
11.8%
8.2%
0.00
0.97
1.1%
0.6%
.159
.080
1
vs Major Leagues
42
.271
.299
9.5%
7.5%
2.4%
5.6%
4.00
1.34
0.0%
1.2%
.081
.102
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
West All Stars
26
.304
.324
0.0%
8.8%
11.8%
8.2%
0.00
0.97
0.0%
0.2%
.167
.078
7
Cleveland Buckeyes
610
.395
.315
7.7%
7.6%
1.1%
0.6%
.159
.081
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
42
.271
.299
9.5%
7.5%
2.4%
5.6%
4.00
1.34
0.0%
1.2%
.081
.102

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