Sam Hairston - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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


Fielding
Glossary
Third Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
CIC
NAL
25
11
9
74.2
13
19
2
2
.941
.928
3.86
3.19
-0.8
-11.0
-0.8
CIC
NAL
26
9
CIC
NAL
27
18
18
135.0
14
37
5
2
.911
.901
3.40
2.94
4.4
32.7
4.4
IC
NAL
28
16
16
125.2
26
27
4
0
.930
.936
3.80
2.92
0.7
5.3
0.7
4
1
54
43
335.1
53
83
11
4
.925
.920
3.65
2.99
4.3
12.7
4.3


Glossary
Catcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
CIC
NAL
24
4
CIC
NAL
25
7
6
49.2
25
8
0
0
1
2
1.000
.976
5.98
6.58
-0.3
-6.9
0.8
-1.2
CIC
NAL
26
12
CIC
NAL
27
9
7
64.0
26
3
1
0
0
7
.967
.966
4.08
6.55
-1.8
-27.6
-1.8
0.0
IC
NAL
28
8
7
60.0
32
8
1
1
1
11
.976
.964
6.00
6.93
0.2
3.8
1.1
-0.8
5
1
40
20
173.2
83
19
2
1
2
20
.981
.968
5.29
6.69
-1.9
-10.8
0.1
-2.0


Glossary
First Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
CIC
NAL
26
2
IC
NAL
28
7
7
52.0
58
3
1
3
.984
.975
10.56
9.98
0.3
5.6
0.3
2
1
9
7
52.0
58
3
1
3
.984
.975
10.56
9.98
0.3
5.6
0.3


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
Team Lg
CIC
NAL
24
1
WES
EWA
28
1
2
2
2


Glossary
Center Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
CIC
NAL
26
1
1
1
1


Glossary
Shortstop
Team Lg Lg Lg
CIC
NAL
27
1
0
6.1
2
1
0
0
1.000
.892
4.26
4.94
-0.7
-105.4
-0.7
1
1
1
0
6.1
2
1
0
0
1.000
.892
4.26
4.94
-0.7
-105.4
-0.7



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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