Tommy Sampson - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Tommy Sampson



Thomas Sampson
(Toots)

Born: August 31, 1912 in Calhoun, AL
Died: January 24, 2002 in Elizabeth City, NC
          (89 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 180
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Oak Grove Cemetery (Elizabeth City, NC)
• Visit Manager Page


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
27
2B
20
83
79
12
24
2
1
0
13
2
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
.304
.329
.354
.684
109
28
2B
19
66
61
7
19
1
2
0
10
1
0
2
0
0
1
2
0
0
.311
.344
.393
.737
130
29
2B
31
125
120
22
40
2
2
2
16
2
0
4
0
0
0
1
0
0
.333
.355
.433
.788
141
MULT
30
2B
48
212
196
25
59
2
4
0
19
8
12
0
0
4
0
0
.301
.341
.352
.693
119
BBB
NAL
31
2B
21
85
76
15
26
4
2
0
11
2
6
3
.342
.390
.447
.838
160
BBB
NAL
32
3B
5
19
18
3
4
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.222
.263
.222
.485
43
BBB
NAL
33
1B
3
8
5
1
2
0
0
0
2
0
1
2
0
.400
.625
.400
1.025
203
BBB
NAL
34
2B
5
12
12
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-6
NYC
NN2
35
2B
17
76
68
10
18
2
1
0
8
0
5
0
3
.265
.315
.324
.639
86
9
3
2B
169
686
635
96
194
13
12
2
80
15
0
34
0
0
3
14
0
0
.306
.344
.373
.717
121
162 Game Average
658
609
92
186
12
12
2
77
15
0
33
0
0
6
13
0
0
.306
.344
.373
.717
121
 
Team Lg Pos
4
West All Stars
2B
5
12
11
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.273
.333
.273
.606
74
8
Birmingham Black Barons
2B
147
598
556
86
173
11
11
2
71
15
29
2
11
0
.311
.348
.381
.729
126
1
New York Cubans
2B
17
76
68
10
18
2
1
0
8
0
5
0
3
.265
.315
.324
.639
86



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
83
.329
.319
3.6%
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.051
.074
66
.341
.304
3.0%
0.0%
8.0%
0.0%
0.4%
.082
.078
125
.369
.309
3.2%
0.0%
7.3%
1.6%
0.7%
.100
.078
MULT
212
.334
.308
5.7%
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.051
.070
BBB
NAL
85
.385
.306
7.1%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.105
.071
BBB
NAL
19
.239
.318
5.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
BBB
NAL
8
.542
.329
12.5%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
BBB
NAL
12
.161
.338
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.095
NYC
NN2
76
.297
.326
6.6%
8.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.059
.094
9
3
686
.339
.312
5.0%
7.8%
0.0%
11.4%
0.82
0.3%
0.5%
.068
.076
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
West All Stars
12
.304
.305
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
11.4%
0.82
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.062
8
Birmingham Black Barons
598
.345
.310
4.8%
7.7%
0.3%
0.5%
.070
.075
1
New York Cubans
76
.297
.326
6.6%
8.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.059
.094

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