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
Biographical
Wikipedia BR Bullpen SABR BioProject SABR Index
Photos & Videos
Google Photos / + Baseball Yahoo Photos / + Baseball MLB.com YouTube

Notes:


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


Fielding
Glossary
Right Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
KCM
NAL
17
36
298.0
50
5
3
0
.948
.946
1.66
1.66
1.6
5.3
0.8
0.8
SPS
NvM
20
2
1
10.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
0.90
1.26
-0.4
-42.4
-0.4
-0.0
KCM
NAL
21
1
0
4.0
0
0
0
0
.932
0.00
1.57
-0.4
-112.2
-0.4
-0.0
KCM
NAL
22
16
16
137.0
15
1
2
0
.889
.942
1.05
1.55
-2.5
-18.4
-1.7
-0.8
KCM
ALC
22
1
1
10.2
2
0
0
0
1.000
.938
1.69
2.33
-0.6
-58.2
-0.4
-0.2
4
2
56
18
459.2
68
6
5
0
.937
.945
1.45
1.63
-2.4
-5.3
-2.1
-0.4


Glossary
Second Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
KCM
NAL
20
12
KCM
WS
20
7
7
60.0
15
22
1
4
.974
.961
5.55
5.43
-0.5
-8.5
-0.5
SPS
NvM
20
8
8
68.0
23
15
6
6
.864
.934
5.03
5.71
-3.9
-56.9
-3.9
KCM
NAL
21
8
8
55.0
18
19
2
4
.949
.941
6.05
5.45
0.3
5.5
0.3
KCM
NAL
22
2
2
13.0
5
6
0
1
1.000
.940
7.62
5.70
1.1
85.5
1.1
KCM
ALC
22
1
1
9.0
4
4
0
1
1.000
.952
8.00
6.21
0.1
14.9
0.1
3
2
38
26
205.0
65
66
9
16
.936
.945
5.75
5.58
-2.8
-13.8
-2.8


Glossary
Shortstop
Team Lg Lg Lg
KCM
NAL
20
1
KCM
NAL
21
20
20
172.1
38
63
10
10
.910
.902
5.27
5.02
4.4
25.6
4.4
KCM
NAL
22
2
1
14.0
4
7
2
2
.846
.905
7.07
5.07
1.5
107.3
1.5
3
1
23
21
186.1
42
70
12
12
.903
.902
5.41
5.03
5.9
31.7
5.9


Glossary
Left Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
KCM
NAL
17
1
8.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.938
2.25
1.53
0.4
56.0
0.5
-0.0
KCM
NAL
22
9
9
77.2
15
2
0
1
1.000
.935
1.97
1.51
4.1
52.7
3.2
0.8
KCM
ALC
22
1
1
9.1
2
0
0
0
1.000
.750
1.93
0.93
0.5
56.9
0.5
0.0
2
1
11
10
95.0
19
2
0
1
1.000
.917
1.99
1.45
5.1
53.4
4.3
0.8


Glossary
Center Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
KCM
NAL
20
3
1
1
3


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
Team Lg
SPS
NvM
20
1
1
1
1


Glossary
Third Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
KCM
NAL
22
1
1
9.0
1
1
1
0
.667
.940
2.00
3.00
-0.5
-54.5
-0.5
1
1
1
1
9.0
1
1
1
0
.667
.940
2.00
3.00
-0.5
-54.5
-0.5



If you have any questions regarding Negro Leagues statistical or biographical data, please contact gary@seamheads.com. For any other questions/comments/suggestions, please contact the web developer at BaseballGauge@gmail.com.

All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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