Sam Jethroe - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Sam Jethroe



Samuel Jethroe
(Jet)

Born: January 23, 1917 in Lowndes County, MS
Died: June 16, 2001 in Erie, PA
          (84 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 178
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Notes:


• High School: Lincoln HS (East St. Louis, IL)
• Buried: Erie Cemetery (Erie, PA)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
AB3
NAL
21
C
1
3
3
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.667
1.000
192
25
CF
33
132
124
20
37
10
1
1
18
7
0
6
0
0
0
2
0
0
.298
.331
.419
.750
128
CBE
NAL
26
CF
36
148
142
28
44
12
4
1
14
5
5
0
1
0
.310
.333
.472
.805
150
27
CF
24
102
91
19
30
3
0
2
13
2
9
2
1
1
.330
.396
.429
.825
149
MULT
28
CF
26
112
100
15
32
5
6
1
22
6
0
10
0
2
0
.320
.393
.520
.913
177
MULT
MULT
29
CF
35
149
133
24
31
6
2
1
15
6
0
10
0
0
2
4
0
0
.233
.297
.331
.627
89
MULT
30
CF
28
128
110
32
38
11
5
2
12
12
0
14
1
1
3
0
0
.345
.424
.591
1.015
166
CBE
NAL
31
CF
10
46
39
12
11
4
2
1
8
5
4
3
0
.282
.391
.564
.955
150
8
5
CF
193
820
742
150
224
52
20
9
102
43
0
58
2
1
9
11
0
0
.302
.360
.462
.822
142
162 Game Average
688
623
126
188
44
17
8
86
40
0
49
65
3
9
9
0
0
.302
.360
.462
.822
142
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Negro Leagues
179
765
694
148
214
50
19
9
99
42
0
54
2
1
9
8
0
0
.308
.366
.474
.840
147
1
vs Major Leagues
14
55
48
2
10
2
1
0
3
1
4
0
3
.208
.269
.292
.561
72
 
Team Lg Pos
1
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
C
1
3
3
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.667
1.000
192
4
West All Stars
CF
7
26
24
5
5
0
2
0
4
3
0
0
2
0
2
0
0
0
.208
.269
.375
.644
71
7
Cleveland Buckeyes
CF
170
732
663
143
207
49
17
9
95
39
0
54
1
7
8
0
.312
.370
.478
.848
149
1
South All Stars
-
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
113
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
CF
14
55
48
2
10
2
1
0
3
1
4
0
3
.208
.269
.292
.561
72



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
AB3
NAL
3
.441
.315
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.333
.094
132
.348
.310
4.5%
0.0%
7.3%
0.8%
0.7%
.121
.078
CBE
NAL
148
.375
.308
3.4%
7.1%
0.7%
0.5%
.162
.075
102
.395
.315
8.8%
2.0%
7.0%
4.50
2.0%
0.4%
.099
.075
MULT
112
.423
.309
8.9%
7.2%
0.9%
0.6%
.200
.082
MULT
MULT
149
.292
.311
6.7%
0.0%
7.4%
0.7%
0.8%
.098
.089
MULT
128
.445
.358
10.9%
9.9%
1.6%
0.8%
.245
.108
CBE
NAL
46
.428
.354
8.7%
9.0%
2.2%
0.9%
.282
.116
8
5
820
.379
.320
7.1%
7.7%
11.8%
8.3%
0.00
0.94
1.1%
0.7%
.160
.086
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
8
Negro Leagues
765
.389
.322
7.1%
7.8%
11.8%
8.3%
0.00
0.94
1.2%
0.6%
.166
.084
1
vs Major Leagues
55
.243
.290
7.3%
6.6%
0.0%
1.4%
.083
.117
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
3
.441
.315
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.333
.094
4
West All Stars
26
.304
.322
0.0%
8.6%
11.8%
8.3%
0.00
0.94
0.0%
0.2%
.167
.078
7
Cleveland Buckeyes
732
.392
.323
7.4%
7.8%
1.2%
0.6%
.166
.085
1
South All Stars
4
.250
.235
0.0%
7.4%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.032
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
55
.243
.290
7.3%
6.6%
0.0%
1.4%
.083
.117

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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