Sam Bankhead - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Sam Bankhead



Samuel Howard Bankhead


Born: September 18, 1910 in Sulligent, AL
Died: July 24, 1976 in Pittsburgh, PA
          (65 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 165
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Notes:


• Buried: Greenwood Cemetery (Sharpsburg, PA)
• Relatives: Dan Bankhead (Brother) , Fred Bankhead (Brother)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Wins Above Replacement

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Team Lg Pos
MULT
21
SP
33
46.2
0.9
0.1
0.1
0.7
0.0
22
CF
162
1.5
0.5
1.0
0.0
0.0
23
SS
163
0.1
1.0
1.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
PC
24
LF
269
0.6
1.8
-1.0
0.0
-0.2
MULT
MULT
25
LF
268
2.0
1.3
0.7
0.0
0.0
26
LF
51
0.1
-0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
27
CF
153
0.5
-0.1
0.6
0.0
0.0
HG
MULT
28
2B
181
1.1
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
CBM
MEX
29
SS
429
4.0
3.4
0.0
0.0
0.6
CBM
MEX
30
SS
465
4.3
3.7
0.0
0.0
0.6
MULT
31
SS
190
1.0
0.9
0.0
0.0
0.2
MULT
MULT
32
SS
329
2.6
0.3
1.8
0.0
0.4
MULT
33
SS
275
1.2
1.3
1.0
-0.2
0.1
0.4
MULT
MULT
34
SS
157
0.6
0.5
-0.2
0.0
0.2
35
SS
218
1.9
0.2
1.4
0.0
0.3
HG
NN2
36
SS
248
-0.4
0.1
-0.9
0.0
0.4
HG
MULT
37
SS
200
2.1
0.9
0.9
0.0
0.3
17
13
SS
3791
48.2
25.1
16.5
4.6
0.8
3.2
162 Game Average
684
8.2
4.5
3.0
0.8
0.1
0.6
 
Team Lg Pos
2
vs Latin Leagues
894
8.3
7.1
0.0
0.0
1.2
15
Negro Leagues
2897
48.2
16.8
9.4
4.6
0.8
2.0
1
vs Major Leagues
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
 
Team Lg Pos
1
RP
7
11.2
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
3
CF
340
26.0
2.8
1.5
1.2
0.0
0.1
1
-
4
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
6
CF
32
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
8
SS
1767
1.2
10.1
4.9
2.9
0.1
2.2
1
RP
4
9.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
2
SS
894
8.3
7.1
0.0
0.0
1.2
1
-
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1
-
5
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
4
LF
711
3.0
3.0
0.4
0.0
-0.3
1
SS
4
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
1
-
16
0.2
-0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
2
RF
7
-0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0

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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