Hank Thompson - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Hank Thompson



Henry Curtis Thompson


Born: December 8, 1925 in Oklahoma City, OK
Died: September 30, 1969 in Fresno, CA
          (43 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 174
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Notes:


• High School: Jackson HS (Los Angeles, CA)
• Buried: Odd Fellows Cemetery (Fresno, CA)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MULT
20
2B
33
140
126
23
37
3
4
3
16
5
10
3
2
2
.294
.355
.452
.807
134
KCM
22
RF
34
150
126
35
41
8
3
4
24
11
20
2
2
.325
.426
.532
.957
156
KCM
NAL
17
RF
40
145
130
18
41
6
2
1
14
2
10
2
3
0
.315
.373
.415
.789
152
KCM
NAL
21
SS
28
118
99
31
31
3
2
7
20
3
16
2
1
.313
.419
.596
1.015
182
4
2
RF
135
553
481
107
150
20
11
15
74
21
56
3
8
8
0
.312
.393
.493
.885
155
162 Game Average
664
577
128
180
24
13
18
89
27
67
162
10
10
0
.312
.393
.493
.885
155
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Negro Leagues
125
512
444
98
138
19
10
13
70
20
53
7
8
0
.311
.393
.486
.879
152
1
vs Major Leagues
10
41
37
9
12
1
1
2
4
1
3
3
1
0
.324
.390
.568
.958
190
 
Team Lg Pos
4
Kansas City Monarchs
RF
125
512
444
98
138
19
10
13
70
20
53
7
8
0
.311
.393
.486
.879
152
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
2B
10
41
37
9
12
1
1
2
4
1
3
3
1
0
.324
.390
.568
.958
190



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
KCM
NAL
145
.371
.301
6.9%
6.9%
0.7%
0.5%
.100
.073
MULT
140
.372
.325
7.1%
2.1%
8.2%
3.33
2.1%
1.1%
.159
.093
KCM
NAL
118
.460
.341
13.6%
9.0%
5.9%
0.8%
.283
.096
KCM
150
.433
.349
13.3%
8.3%
2.7%
0.9%
.206
.110
4
2
553
.407
.329
10.1%
8.0%
7.3%
5.6%
1.00
1.34
2.7%
0.8%
.181
.093
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
Negro Leagues
512
.405
.331
10.4%
8.1%
2.5%
0.8%
.176
.092
1
vs Major Leagues
41
.433
.299
7.3%
7.5%
7.3%
5.6%
1.00
1.34
4.9%
1.2%
.243
.102
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
4
Kansas City Monarchs
512
.405
.331
10.4%
8.1%
2.5%
0.8%
.176
.092
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
41
.433
.299
7.3%
7.5%
7.3%
5.6%
1.00
1.34
4.9%
1.2%
.243
.102

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

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

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James