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Sam Hairston



Samuel Harding Hairston


Born: January 20, 1920 in Crawford, MS
Died: October 31, 1997 in Birmingham, AL
          (77 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 187
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Notes:


• High School: Hooper City HS (Birmingham, AL)
• Buried: Elmwood Cemetery (Birmingham, AL)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CIC
NAL
24
C
9
28
25
3
7
1
0
1
8
0
2
0
1
.280
.333
.440
.773
138
CIC
NAL
25
3B
20
71
62
10
16
3
1
0
9
1
0
9
0
0
0
.258
.352
.339
.691
102
CIC
NAL
26
3B
26
115
102
16
33
7
1
2
16
1
9
3
1
.324
.395
.471
.865
157
CIC
NAL
27
3B
29
122
112
20
34
9
1
1
17
1
8
0
2
.304
.350
.429
.779
108
28
3B
32
132
116
25
41
4
1
1
15
4
0
15
0
0
0
1
0
1
.353
.427
.431
.859
132
5
2
3B
116
468
417
74
131
24
4
5
65
7
0
43
0
0
3
5
0
1
.314
.382
.427
.809
128
162 Game Average
654
582
103
183
34
6
7
91
13
0
60
0
0
4
7
0
162
.314
.382
.427
.809
128
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Indianapolis Clowns
3B
115
467
416
74
131
24
4
5
65
7
0
43
0
3
5
.315
.383
.428
.811
128
1
West All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CIC
NAL
28
.357
.311
7.1%
6.9%
3.6%
0.4%
.160
.072
CIC
NAL
71
.336
.320
12.7%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.081
.090
CIC
NAL
115
.412
.325
7.8%
8.0%
1.7%
0.5%
.147
.078
CIC
NAL
122
.360
.353
6.6%
9.5%
0.8%
0.9%
.125
.105
132
.408
.347
11.4%
0.0%
8.9%
0.8%
1.0%
.078
.113
5
2
468
.382
.337
9.2%
8.4%
0.0%
3.5%
2.25
1.1%
0.8%
.113
.096
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
5
Indianapolis Clowns
467
.383
.337
9.2%
8.4%
1.1%
0.8%
.113
.096
1
West All Stars
1
.000
.218
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
3.5%
2.25
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.048

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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