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
Biographical
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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


Teams
Team Lg Pos
NAL
21
C
6
17
20
0
.459
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
NAL
25
CF
2
45
40
1
.529
Crosley Field (Cincinnati, OH), League Park II (Cleveland, OH) (Meadville, PA)
EWA
25
CF
2
0
2
0
.000
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL), Cleveland Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
NAL
26
CF
1
49
34
2
.590
Cleveland Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
NAL
27
CF
3
37
34
0
.521
League Park (Cleveland, OH), Cleveland Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
EWA
27
CF
1
1
0
0
1.000
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
28
CF
1
67
25
3
.728
League Park (Cleveland, OH), Cleveland Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
WS
28
CF
1
4
0
0
1.000
League Park (Cleveland, OH), Cleveland Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
NSA
28
CF
2
0
1
0
.000
Pelican Stadium (New Orleans, LA)
NAL
29
CF
3
37
42
3
.468
League Park (Cleveland, OH), Municipal Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
EWA
29
CF
1
1
1
0
.500
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NvM
29
CF
2
5
10
0
.333
No Home Ballpark
NAL
30
CF
1
46
31
2
.597
League Park (Cleveland, OH), Municipal Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
WS
30
CF
2
1
4
1
.200
Municipal Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
EWA
30
CF
1
2
0
0
1.000
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
31
CF
3
42
38
3
.525
League Park (Cleveland, OH)
8
5
CF
354
282
15
.557
2
1
 
Team Lg Pos
1
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
C
17
20
0
.459
0
0
4
West All Stars
CF
4
3
0
.571
0
0
7
Cleveland Buckeyes
CF
328
248
15
.569
2
1
1
South All Stars
-
0
1
0
.000
0
0
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
CF
5
10
0
.333
0
0

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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