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


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
CF
4
1943
1948
KCM
8.1
8.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
2
SP
3
1946
1948
KCM/SPS
6.6
0.8
-0.0
5.8
-0.0
3
SP
4
1943
1948
KCM/SPS
4.1
0.4
-0.5
4.2
-0.1
4
SP
3
1946
1948
KCM
3.9
-0.3
-0.2
4.5
-0.0
5
SP
3
1943
1947
KCM/SPS
3.8
0.0
0.0
3.7
0.0
6
2B
1
1943
1943
KCM
2.6
1.7
0.7
0.0
0.2
7
RP
2
1943
1946
KCM
2.0
-0.2
0.0
2.2
0.0
8
1B
4
1943
1948
KCM/SPS
1.7
2.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
9
SS
2
1946
1947
KCM/SPS
1.4
0.8
0.2
0.0
0.3
10
SS
1
1943
1943
KCM
1.4
0.5
0.6
0.0
0.3
11
RP
3
1943
1947
KCM
1.2
-0.1
0.0
1.3
0.0
12
3B
4
1943
1948
KCM/SPS
1.1
1.8
-0.7
0.0
0.0
13
SP
2
1947
1948
KCM
0.9
-0.1
0.0
1.0
0.0
14
C
3
1946
1948
KCM
0.8
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.2
15
SP
1
1943
1943
KCM
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
16
SS
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.5
0.0
0.4
0.0
0.1
17
RP
1
1943
1943
KCM
0.4
-0.0
-0.0
0.5
-0.0
18
RF
2
1946
1947
KCM
0.4
0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
19
2B
2
1946
1947
KCM
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
20
3B
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.3
0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
21
2B
2
1947
1948
KCM
0.3
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.2
22
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
23
C
1
1943
1943
KCM
0.3
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
24
RP
1
1943
1943
KCM
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
25
SP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
26
CF
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
27
RF
1
1943
1943
KCM
0.2
0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
28
SS
1
1948
1948
KCM
0.2
0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.2
29
RP
1
1943
1943
KCM
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
30
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.2
-0.0
31
RF
1
1946
1946
KCM
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
32
1B
1
1943
1943
KCM
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
33
SP
2
1947
1948
KCM
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
34
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
35
C
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
36
C
2
1946
1947
KCM
0.1
0.4
-0.4
0.0
0.1
37
SS
1
1946
1946
KCM
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
38
C
1
1943
1943
KCM
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
39
SS
1
1946
1946
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
40
C
1
1946
1946
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
41
-
1
1946
1946
KCM
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
42
-
1
1948
1948
KCM
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
43
LF
1
1943
1943
KCM
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
44
RF
1
1946
1946
KCM
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
45
1B
1
1943
1943
KCM
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
46
RP
1
1946
1946
KCM
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
47
SS
1
1947
1947
KCM
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
48
-
1
1947
1947
KCM
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
49
RP
1
1947
1947
KCM
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
50
-
1
1947
1947
KCM
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
51
RP
1
1943
1943
KCM
-0.1
0.3
0.0
-0.4
-0.0
52
LF
3
1946
1948
KCM
-0.1
0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
53
1B
1
1943
1943
KCM
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
54
LF
1
1948
1948
KCM
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
55
RF
1
1943
1943
KCM
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
56
SS
1
1943
1943
KCM
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
57
LF
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
58
SP
3
1946
1948
KCM
-0.2
0.2
0.0
-0.4
0.0
59
-
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.2
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.0
60
C
1
1943
1943
KCM
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
61
SP
2
1946
1947
KCM
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
62
RF
2
1947
1948
KCM
-0.4
0.1
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
63
-
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
64
LF
1
1943
1943
KCM
-0.5
0.2
-0.6
0.0
-0.1
65
-
1
1948
1948
KCM
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
66
LF
1
1943
1943
KCM
-1.4
-0.1
-1.1
0.0
-0.1

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