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Tommy Butts



Thomas Lee Butts
(Pee Wee; Pea Eye; Cool Breeze)

Born: August 27, 1919 in Sparta, GA
Died: December 30, 1972 in Atlanta, GA
          (53 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 142
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Notes:


• High School: Booker T. Washington HS (Atlanta, GA)
• Buried: South-View Cemetery (Atlanta, GA)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BCA
18
SS
27
98
92
12
20
0
3
0
7
1
5
0
1
.217
.258
.283
.540
53
MULT
19
SS
36
133
120
13
33
3
2
0
14
3
12
1
.275
.341
.333
.674
89
BEG
NN2
20
SS
51
235
204
38
57
9
0
1
27
3
22
9
.279
.350
.338
.688
83
BEG
NN2
21
SS
49
210
189
33
34
8
0
0
19
0
15
6
.180
.240
.222
.462
35
BEG
NN2
22
SS
53
226
196
25
41
0
2
0
16
4
24
6
.209
.295
.230
.525
51
MTY
MEX
23
SS
80
309
286
32
71
13
1
1
20
9
23
19
.248
.304
.311
.615
75
MULT
24
SS
32
134
117
15
26
3
1
0
12
1
12
0
0
1
4
0
.222
.300
.265
.565
47
BEG
NN2
25
SS
47
204
181
31
47
6
3
0
18
3
10
0
2
11
.260
.306
.326
.632
73
26
SS
65
278
238
42
75
10
7
1
31
7
0
25
0
0
3
12
0
0
.315
.387
.429
.816
121
27
SS
61
268
245
50
85
9
7
1
29
5
0
14
0
2
7
0
0
.347
.387
.453
.840
126
MULT
28
SS
56
246
208
47
62
10
1
0
17
6
0
27
0
3
8
0
0
.298
.387
.356
.742
113
11
5
SS
557
2341
2076
338
551
71
27
4
210
42
0
189
19
0
11
65
0
0
.265
.330
.331
.661
83
162 Game Average
681
604
98
160
21
8
1
61
14
0
55
38
0
6
22
0
0
.265
.330
.331
.661
83
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
477
2032
1790
306
480
58
26
3
190
33
0
166
0
0
11
65
0
0
.268
.334
.335
.669
85
1
vs Latin Leagues
80
309
286
32
71
13
1
1
20
9
23
19
.248
.304
.311
.615
75
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
SS
46
173
161
19
34
2
5
0
14
3
10
0
2
.211
.257
.286
.543
54
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SS
425
1846
1618
285
444
55
21
3
174
30
155
0
11
62
.274
.342
.340
.682
88
1
Sultanes de Monterrey
SS
80
309
286
32
71
13
1
1
20
9
23
19
.248
.304
.311
.615
75
1
Philadelphia Stars
SS
1
5
4
2
2
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
0
.500
.600
.750
1.350
245
4
East All Stars
-
5
8
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BCA
98
.254
.329
5.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.065
.098
MULT
133
.323
.333
9.0%
9.0%
0.0%
1.2%
.058
.105
BEG
NN2
235
.318
.347
9.4%
9.5%
0.4%
1.4%
.059
.121
BEG
NN2
210
.220
.317
7.1%
8.1%
0.0%
1.2%
.042
.101
BEG
NN2
226
.261
.332
10.6%
9.8%
0.0%
1.0%
.020
.095
MTY
MEX
309
.299
.335
7.4%
9.4%
6.1%
8.4%
1.21
1.12
0.3%
0.9%
.063
.097
MULT
134
.272
.356
9.0%
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.043
.109
BEG
NN2
204
.287
.343
4.9%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.066
.102
278
.373
.349
9.0%
0.0%
9.6%
0.4%
1.0%
.113
.100
268
.384
.347
5.2%
9.0%
0.4%
1.0%
.106
.105
MULT
246
.353
.331
11.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.058
.095
11
5
2341
.311
.339
8.1%
9.1%
6.1%
8.3%
1.21
1.12
0.2%
1.0%
.066
.102
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Negro Leagues
2032
.313
.339
8.2%
9.0%
0.0%
4.7%
1.63
0.1%
1.0%
.066
.103
1
vs Latin Leagues
309
.299
.335
7.4%
9.4%
6.1%
8.4%
1.21
1.12
0.3%
0.9%
.063
.097
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
173
.256
.329
5.8%
8.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.075
.098
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
1846
.319
.340
8.4%
9.1%
0.2%
1.0%
.066
.104
1
Sultanes de Monterrey
309
.299
.335
7.4%
9.4%
6.1%
8.4%
1.21
1.12
0.3%
0.9%
.063
.097
1
Philadelphia Stars
5
.606
.360
20.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.250
.109
4
East All Stars
8
.000
.290
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
4.7%
1.63
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.105

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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, 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