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
CBE
NAL
26
CF
36
148
142
28
44
12
4
1
14
5
5
0
1
0
.310
.333
.472
.805
150
MULT
30
CF
23
105
89
26
32
7
4
2
11
12
0
12
0
1
3
0
0
.360
.441
.596
1.037
175
MULT
MULT
29
CF
33
140
125
21
28
4
2
1
13
5
0
10
0
0
2
3
0
0
.224
.292
.312
.604
85
25
CF
33
132
124
20
37
10
1
1
18
7
0
6
0
0
0
2
0
0
.298
.331
.419
.750
129
27
CF
18
76
68
15
25
4
0
1
10
1
7
2
0
1
0
0
.368
.427
.471
.897
176
MULT
28
CF
25
107
95
15
30
5
6
1
21
6
0
10
0
2
0
.316
.393
.526
.919
182
CBE
NAL
31
CF
9
42
35
10
10
4
1
1
6
5
4
3
0
.286
.405
.543
.948
149
AB3
NAL
21
C
1
3
3
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.667
1.000
193
8
5
CF
178
753
681
135
207
47
18
8
93
41
0
54
2
0
8
10
0
0
.304
.362
.461
.823
145
162 Game Average
685
620
123
188
43
16
7
85
39
0
49
65
0
10
9
0
0
.304
.362
.461
.823
145
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Negro Leagues
165
702
636
133
198
46
17
8
90
40
0
50
2
0
8
8
0
0
.311
.369
.475
.844
151
1
vs Major Leagues
13
51
45
2
9
1
1
0
3
1
4
0
2
.200
.265
.267
.532
65
 
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
193
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
156
669
605
128
191
45
15
8
86
37
0
50
0
6
8
0
.316
.374
.479
.853
154
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
13
51
45
2
9
1
1
0
3
1
4
0
2
.200
.265
.267
.532
65



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
AB3
NAL
3
.441
.315
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.333
.093
132
.348
.309
4.5%
0.0%
7.2%
0.8%
0.7%
.121
.078
CBE
NAL
148
.375
.308
3.4%
7.1%
0.7%
0.5%
.162
.075
76
.424
.306
9.2%
2.6%
6.8%
3.50
1.3%
0.5%
.103
.073
MULT
107
.424
.305
9.3%
7.0%
0.9%
0.6%
.211
.081
MULT
MULT
140
.286
.307
7.1%
0.0%
7.4%
0.7%
0.8%
.088
.087
MULT
105
.461
.355
11.4%
9.8%
1.9%
0.7%
.236
.107
CBE
NAL
42
.432
.355
9.5%
9.1%
2.4%
0.9%
.257
.115
8
5
753
.381
.317
7.2%
7.6%
11.8%
8.3%
0.00
0.94
1.1%
0.6%
.157
.085
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
8
Negro Leagues
702
.392
.319
7.1%
7.7%
11.8%
8.3%
0.00
0.94
1.1%
0.6%
.164
.083
1
vs Major Leagues
51
.237
.286
7.8%
6.6%
0.0%
1.4%
.067
.114
 
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
.093
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
669
.396
.319
7.5%
7.7%
1.2%
0.6%
.164
.083
1
South All Stars
4
.250
.235
0.0%
7.4%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.032
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
51
.237
.286
7.8%
6.6%
0.0%
1.4%
.067
.114

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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.

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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