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)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
27
2B
19
81
77
12
24
2
1
0
13
2
3
1
.312
.338
.364
.701
114
BBB
NAL
28
2B
18
65
61
7
19
1
2
0
10
1
2
2
.311
.333
.393
.727
127
BBB
NAL
29
2B
29
119
114
22
38
2
2
2
16
2
4
1
.333
.356
.439
.795
144
BBB
MULT
30
2B
47
209
193
25
58
2
4
0
18
8
12
0
4
0
.301
.341
.352
.694
118
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
2
2B
164
674
624
96
191
13
12
2
79
15
34
2
14
0
.306
.344
.375
.719
122
162 Game Average
666
616
95
189
13
12
2
78
15
34
4
14
0
.306
.344
.375
.719
122
 
Team Lg Pos
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
BBB
NAL
81
.337
.318
3.7%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.052
.074
BBB
NAL
65
.334
.304
3.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.082
.078
BBB
NAL
119
.371
.308
3.4%
7.1%
1.7%
0.7%
.105
.078
BBB
MULT
209
.334
.309
5.7%
7.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.052
.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
2
674
.340
.312
5.0%
7.8%
0.3%
0.5%
.069
.077
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
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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Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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