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
113
28
2B
19
66
61
7
19
1
2
0
10
1
0
2
0
0
1
2
0
0
.311
.344
.393
.737
129
29
2B
31
125
120
22
40
2
2
2
16
2
0
4
0
0
0
1
0
0
.333
.355
.433
.788
143
MULT
30
2B
50
219
202
25
61
2
4
0
19
8
13
0
0
4
0
0
.302
.344
.351
.696
122
BBB
NAL
31
2B
21
85
76
15
26
4
2
0
11
2
6
3
.342
.390
.447
.838
169
BBB
NAL
32
3B
5
19
18
3
4
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.222
.263
.222
.485
46
BBB
NAL
33
1B
3
8
5
1
2
0
0
0
2
0
1
2
0
.400
.625
.400
1.025
200
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
19
86
78
12
20
3
1
0
8
1
5
0
3
.256
.301
.321
.622
84
9
3
2B
173
703
651
98
198
14
12
2
80
16
0
35
0
0
3
14
0
0
.304
.343
.372
.714
123
162 Game Average
658
610
92
185
13
11
2
75
15
0
33
0
0
6
13
0
0
.304
.343
.372
.714
123
 
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
121
8
Birmingham Black Barons
2B
149
605
562
86
175
11
11
2
71
15
30
2
11
0
.311
.348
.381
.729
129
1
New York Cubans
2B
19
86
78
12
20
3
1
0
8
1
5
0
3
.256
.301
.321
.622
84



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
83
.329
.313
3.6%
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.051
.073
66
.341
.305
3.0%
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.082
.079
125
.369
.307
3.2%
0.0%
7.2%
1.6%
0.7%
.100
.077
MULT
219
.335
.305
5.9%
0.0%
7.4%
0.0%
0.4%
.050
.069
BBB
NAL
85
.385
.295
7.1%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.105
.068
BBB
NAL
19
.239
.313
5.3%
6.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
BBB
NAL
8
.542
.332
12.5%
8.4%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.077
BBB
NAL
12
.161
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
NYC
NN2
86
.289
.320
5.8%
8.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.064
.093
9
3
703
.338
.308
5.0%
7.7%
0.0%
12.3%
0.65
0.3%
0.5%
.068
.076
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
West All Stars
12
.304
.249
0.0%
7.3%
0.0%
12.3%
0.65
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.041
8
Birmingham Black Barons
605
.346
.307
5.0%
7.6%
0.3%
0.5%
.069
.074
1
New York Cubans
86
.289
.320
5.8%
8.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.064
.093

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