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Turkey Stearnes



Norman Stearnes


Born: May 8, 1901 in Nashville, TN
Died: September 4, 1979 in Detroit, MI
          (78 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 170
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2000
• High School: Pearl HS (Nashville, TN)
• Buried: Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery (Clinton Township, MI)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
DS
22
CF
72
312
292
74
107
20
15
18
89
2
17
1
2
.366
.403
.723
1.126
198
DS
NNL
23
CF
58
258
235
55
84
8
12
9
65
1
19
4
.357
.406
.609
1.014
167
DS
NNL
24
CF
94
415
367
93
136
24
14
19
126
11
45
3
.371
.439
.668
1.107
193
DS
NNL
27
CF
80
354
315
80
101
16
7
24
78
5
29
5
5
.321
.387
.644
1.031
177
NLG
EAS
29
CF
19
88
73
31
31
9
4
6
33
7
12
0
3
.425
.506
.904
1.410
229
32
CF
40
191
172
43
61
13
4
7
29
1
1
15
1
0
1
3
0
0
.355
.410
.599
1.008
170
MULT
33
CF
45
196
178
46
64
8
8
7
32
10
0
14
2
2
2
0
0
.360
.412
.612
1.025
191
34
CF
40
168
141
34
56
8
5
5
41
9
0
22
0
0
1
4
0
0
.397
.482
.631
1.113
179
PS
NN2
35
CF
44
199
178
35
62
6
3
8
38
1
17
2
2
.348
.411
.551
.962
146
MULT
MULT
36
CF
24
101
89
15
28
5
1
2
12
1
0
9
2
0
2
1
0
0
.315
.390
.461
.851
146
NAL
37
CF
31
127
114
19
29
4
4
2
20
7
10
1
2
.254
.320
.412
.732
110
MULT
38
CF
55
227
201
45
65
10
1
8
45
12
0
21
0
0
0
5
0
0
.323
.387
.502
.890
158
KCM
NAL
39
CF
29
115
99
15
26
3
1
4
25
3
16
0
.263
.365
.434
.800
144
13
7
CF
631
2751
2454
585
850
134
79
119
633
70
1
246
5
0
15
36
0
0
.346
.409
.611
1.020
174
162 Game Average
706
630
150
218
34
20
31
163
20
32
63
162
0
6
9
0
0
.346
.409
.611
1.020
174
 
Team Lg Pos
13
Negro Leagues
628
2738
2441
581
844
132
78
118
629
70
1
246
5
0
15
36
0
0
.346
.409
.609
1.018
173
1
vs Major Leagues
3
13
13
4
6
2
1
1
4
0
0
0
0
.462
.462
1.000
1.462
293
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Detroit Stars I
CF
304
1339
1209
302
428
68
48
70
358
19
110
6
14
.354
.411
.663
1.074
185
1
New York Lincoln Giants
CF
19
88
73
31
31
9
4
6
33
7
12
0
3
.425
.506
.904
1.410
229
5
Chicago American Giants
CF
149
658
581
140
205
32
18
22
114
25
60
7
10
.353
.420
.583
1.003
172
5
West All Stars
RF
5
20
19
1
4
1
0
0
2
0
1
1
5
0
0
0
0
0
.211
.250
.263
.513
31
1
Philadelphia Stars
CF
44
199
178
35
62
6
3
8
38
1
17
2
2
.348
.411
.551
.962
146
1
Detroit Stars II
CF
15
59
52
11
19
3
1
1
9
1
7
0
0
.365
.441
.519
.960
172
3
Kansas City Monarchs
CF
95
388
342
65
101
15
5
12
79
17
39
0
7
.295
.367
.474
.841
147



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
DS
312
.479
.333
5.4%
7.9%
5.8%
1.3%
.356
.117
DS
NNL
258
.447
.346
7.4%
8.9%
3.5%
0.9%
.251
.110
DS
NNL
415
.477
.331
10.8%
8.3%
4.6%
1.4%
.297
.126
DS
NNL
354
.445
.330
8.2%
6.6%
6.8%
1.1%
.324
.111
NLG
EAS
88
.556
.369
13.6%
8.7%
6.8%
1.8%
.479
.144
191
.435
.328
7.9%
0.5%
6.3%
15.00
3.7%
1.1%
.244
.122
MULT
196
.464
.326
7.1%
1.0%
7.6%
7.00
3.6%
0.8%
.253
.094
168
.481
.355
13.1%
0.0%
8.9%
3.0%
1.5%
.234
.135
PS
NN2
199
.429
.352
8.5%
8.9%
4.0%
1.6%
.202
.123
MULT
MULT
101
.392
.318
8.9%
2.0%
7.1%
4.50
2.0%
0.7%
.146
.103
NAL
127
.335
.325
7.9%
7.8%
1.6%
0.7%
.158
.096
MULT
227
.406
.320
9.3%
0.0%
8.9%
3.5%
0.8%
.179
.096
KCM
NAL
115
.388
.318
13.9%
9.2%
3.5%
0.6%
.172
.074
13
7
2751
.447
.334
8.9%
8.0%
25.0%
12.4%
0.20
0.86
4.3%
1.1%
.264
.113
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
13
Negro Leagues
2738
.446
.334
9.0%
8.0%
25.0%
12.4%
0.20
0.86
4.3%
1.1%
.263
.113
1
vs Major Leagues
13
.612
.316
0.0%
7.9%
7.7%
1.7%
.538
.129
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
Detroit Stars I
1339
.463
.334
8.2%
7.9%
5.2%
1.2%
.309
.117
1
New York Lincoln Giants
88
.556
.369
13.6%
8.7%
6.8%
1.8%
.479
.144
5
Chicago American Giants
658
.444
.333
9.1%
7.5%
3.3%
1.0%
.231
.112
5
West All Stars
20
.241
.323
5.0%
8.6%
25.0%
12.4%
0.20
0.86
0.0%
1.4%
.053
.120
1
Philadelphia Stars
199
.429
.352
8.5%
8.9%
4.0%
1.6%
.202
.123
1
Detroit Stars II
59
.441
.323
11.9%
7.2%
1.7%
0.7%
.154
.107
3
Kansas City Monarchs
388
.388
.320
10.1%
8.8%
3.1%
0.7%
.178
.090

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

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