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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
Biographical
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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
186
DS
NNL
23
CF
58
258
235
55
84
8
12
9
65
1
19
4
.357
.406
.609
1.014
174
DS
NNL
24
CF
94
415
367
93
136
24
14
19
126
11
45
3
.371
.439
.668
1.107
187
DS
NNL
27
CF
80
354
315
80
101
16
7
24
78
5
29
0
5
5
.321
.387
.644
1.031
175
NLG
EAS
29
CF
19
88
73
31
31
9
4
6
33
7
12
0
3
.425
.506
.904
1.410
215
MULT
30
CF
55
219
193
35
57
12
2
8
40
8
0
22
4
3
1
.295
.376
.503
.879
142
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
171
MULT
33
CF
46
200
182
46
64
8
8
7
32
10
0
14
2
2
2
0
0
.352
.404
.599
1.003
199
34
CF
48
204
173
43
67
10
6
6
52
9
0
23
1
0
3
5
0
0
.387
.467
.618
1.086
181
PS
NN2
35
CF
52
234
210
45
74
8
5
10
43
1
1
19
2
2
3
.352
.411
.581
.992
149
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
151
NAL
37
CF
31
127
114
19
29
4
4
2
20
7
10
1
2
.254
.320
.412
.732
115
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
160
KCM
NAL
39
CF
29
115
99
15
26
3
1
4
25
3
16
0
.263
.365
.434
.800
151
14
7
CF
703
3045
2715
639
930
150
84
130
689
78
2
271
12
0
20
39
0
0
.343
.406
.603
1.010
171
162 Game Average
702
626
147
214
35
19
30
159
21
41
62
75
0
7
9
0
0
.343
.406
.603
1.010
171
 
Team Lg Pos
14
Negro Leagues
699
3029
2699
635
924
148
83
129
685
78
2
271
12
0
20
39
0
0
.342
.406
.602
1.008
171
2
vs Major Leagues
4
16
16
4
6
2
1
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
.375
.375
.813
1.188
216
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Detroit Stars I
CF
342
1495
1342
331
478
78
48
78
391
25
0
130
0
8
15
.356
.416
.660
1.076
183
1
New York Lincoln Giants
CF
19
88
73
31
31
9
4
6
33
7
12
0
3
.425
.506
.904
1.410
215
4
Kansas City Monarchs
CF
112
451
402
71
108
17
7
12
86
19
0
41
4
1
7
.269
.338
.435
.773
130
5
Chicago American Giants
CF
158
698
617
149
216
34
19
23
125
25
61
1
9
11
.350
.416
.579
.995
178
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
25
1
Philadelphia Stars
CF
52
234
210
45
74
8
5
10
43
1
1
19
2
2
3
.352
.411
.581
.992
149
1
Detroit Stars II
CF
15
59
52
11
19
3
1
1
9
1
7
0
0
.365
.441
.519
.960
172



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
DS
312
.479
.347
5.4%
8.2%
5.8%
1.3%
.356
.122
DS
NNL
258
.447
.337
7.4%
8.6%
3.5%
0.9%
.251
.107
DS
NNL
415
.477
.338
10.8%
8.5%
4.6%
1.3%
.297
.128
DS
NNL
354
.445
.331
8.2%
6.6%
0.0%
0.3%
19.19
6.8%
1.1%
.324
.112
NLG
EAS
88
.556
.384
13.6%
9.0%
6.8%
1.8%
.479
.150
MULT
219
.405
.338
10.0%
0.7%
1.8%
8.5%
5.50
17.29
3.7%
0.9%
.207
.102
191
.435
.326
7.9%
0.5%
6.4%
15.00
3.7%
1.1%
.244
.121
MULT
200
.456
.312
7.0%
1.0%
7.4%
7.00
3.5%
0.8%
.247
.089
204
.469
.344
11.3%
1.0%
0.5%
8.6%
23.00
9.39
2.9%
1.5%
.231
.131
PS
NN2
234
.435
.356
8.1%
8.9%
0.9%
0.3%
9.50
34.14
4.3%
1.7%
.229
.129
MULT
MULT
101
.392
.312
8.9%
2.0%
7.0%
4.50
2.0%
0.7%
.146
.102
NAL
127
.335
.317
7.9%
7.6%
1.6%
0.7%
.158
.093
MULT
227
.406
.319
9.3%
0.0%
8.9%
3.5%
0.8%
.179
.095
KCM
NAL
115
.388
.310
13.9%
8.9%
3.5%
0.6%
.172
.072
14
7
3045
.443
.334
8.9%
8.1%
1.2%
0.7%
7.83
19.94
4.3%
1.1%
.261
.113
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
14
Negro Leagues
3029
.443
.335
8.9%
8.1%
1.2%
0.7%
7.83
19.99
4.3%
1.1%
.260
.113
2
vs Major Leagues
16
.497
.328
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
7.1%
1.21
6.3%
1.7%
.438
.136
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
5
Detroit Stars I
1495
.467
.339
8.7%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
19.97
5.2%
1.2%
.304
.116
1
New York Lincoln Giants
88
.556
.384
13.6%
9.0%
6.8%
1.8%
.479
.150
4
Kansas City Monarchs
451
.359
.317
9.1%
8.6%
6.3%
1.4%
0.50
6.32
2.7%
0.8%
.167
.092
5
Chicago American Giants
698
.440
.325
8.7%
7.4%
0.5%
0.9%
23.00
9.50
3.3%
1.1%
.229
.110
5
West All Stars
20
.241
.316
5.0%
8.3%
25.0%
12.8%
0.20
0.88
0.0%
1.4%
.053
.117
1
Philadelphia Stars
234
.435
.356
8.1%
8.9%
0.9%
0.3%
9.50
34.14
4.3%
1.7%
.229
.129
1
Detroit Stars II
59
.441
.323
11.9%
7.2%
1.7%
0.7%
.154
.107

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