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


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
7
1942
1948
CBE/WES
5.6
1.2
-0.1
4.6
0.0
2
SP
1
1943
1943
CBE
3.1
0.3
-0.1
3.0
0.0
3
3B
4
1942
1945
MULT
3.0
3.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
4
C
4
1938
1947
MULT
2.5
2.2
0.2
0.0
0.1
5
SP
4
1942
1947
CBE
2.1
-0.3
0.0
2.4
0.0
6
SP
3
1944
1948
CBE
2.1
-0.2
0.0
2.3
0.0
7
SS
1
1945
1945
CBE/SAS
1.9
1.0
0.8
0.0
0.2
8
LF
5
1938
1947
MULT
1.8
1.5
0.5
0.0
-0.1
9
1B
7
1942
1948
MULT
1.8
1.9
0.6
0.0
-0.8
10
2B
5
1942
1947
SAS/CBE
1.5
0.1
1.0
0.0
0.3
11
SP
5
1942
1946
CBE
1.3
-0.1
0.0
1.3
0.0
12
RP
5
1944
1948
WES/CBE
1.2
0.0
0.0
1.2
0.0
13
SP
1
1938
1938
SNH
1.2
0.2
0.0
1.1
0.0
14
SS
4
1944
1947
MULT
1.2
0.4
0.6
0.0
0.1
15
SP
1
1945
1945
CBE
1.1
0.0
0.0
1.1
0.0
16
1B
2
1938
1942
WES/SNH
1.1
1.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
17
2B
3
1938
1943
CBE/SNH
1.0
0.2
0.6
0.0
0.2
18
RP
3
1946
1948
WES/CBE
0.9
0.2
0.0
0.7
0.0
19
SP
3
1946
1948
WES/CBE
0.9
0.2
0.0
0.8
0.0
20
SP
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.8
0.0
21
SP
2
1942
1946
SPS/WES
0.8
-0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
22
2B
5
1942
1946
CBE
0.7
-0.2
0.5
0.0
0.5
23
SP
2
1938
1946
CBE/SNH
0.7
-0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
24
3B
3
1946
1948
WES/CBE
0.7
1.2
-0.5
0.0
0.0
25
SS
3
1946
1948
CBE
0.7
1.0
-0.4
0.0
0.1
26
LF
2
1942
1943
CBE
0.5
1.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
27
-
1
1948
1948
CBE
0.5
-0.3
0.8
0.0
0.0
28
CF
3
1946
1948
CBE
0.5
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.0
29
3B
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.5
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.0
30
RF
1
1943
1943
CBE
0.5
0.4
0.2
0.0
-0.1
31
2B
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.5
0.9
-0.5
0.0
0.1
32
RP
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
33
LF
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
34
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
35
2B
2
1946
1947
WES
0.4
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
36
3B
1
1947
1947
CBE
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
37
CF
3
1942
1945
CBE/WES
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
38
RP
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
39
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
40
RP
3
1946
1948
CBE
0.3
-0.1
0.1
0.3
0.0
41
LF
1
1943
1943
CBE
0.3
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.0
42
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
43
SP
2
1946
1947
CBE
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
44
CF
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
45
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
46
SP
2
1942
1946
WES/SPS
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
47
SP
2
1947
1948
CBE
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
48
SS
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.2
49
RP
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
50
LF
1
1946
1946
WES
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
51
C
3
1942
1944
CBE
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
52
RP
1
1946
1946
CBE
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
53
1B
2
1942
1946
WES/SPS
0.2
0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
54
SS
1
1948
1948
CBE
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
55
2B
1
1947
1947
WES
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
56
CF
1
1945
1945
CBE
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
57
RF
6
1943
1948
CBE/WES
0.2
1.1
-0.6
0.0
-0.4
58
LF
3
1944
1947
CBE
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
59
LF
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.2
0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.1
60
RP
1
1946
1946
WES
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
61
RP
3
1942
1945
WES/SAS
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
62
3B
3
1944
1946
WES/SAS
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
63
-
2
1942
1945
WES/SAS
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
64
-
2
1944
1945
SAS/WES
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
65
1B
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.1
0.0
66
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
67
2B
1
1944
1944
WES
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
68
RP
2
1946
1947
WES
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
69
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
70
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
71
LF
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
72
LF
3
1946
1948
CBE/WES
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
73
RF
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
RP
1
1947
1947
WES
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
75
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
76
C
1
1944
1944
WES
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
77
SS
2
1946
1948
MULT
0.1
0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.1
78
SS
1
1944
1944
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
RF
1
1948
1948
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
80
C
1
1944
1944
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
81
-
1
1944
1944
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
3B
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
83
2B
1
1944
1944
CBE
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
84
RF
1
1943
1943
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
85
1B
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
86
LF
1
1946
1946
WES
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
87
1B
1
1947
1947
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
88
RP
1
1946
1946
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
89
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
90
C
1
1944
1944
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
91
LF
1
1947
1947
WES
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
92
RP
1
1948
1948
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
C
2
1945
1947
SAS/WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
94
RP
1
1946
1946
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
96
-
1
1945
1945
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
97
-
1
1948
1948
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
98
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
99
RP
1
1946
1946
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
100
-
1
1943
1943
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
101
RP
2
1946
1947
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
102
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
103
1B
1
1947
1947
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
104
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
105
-
1
1948
1948
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
106
RF
1
1944
1944
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
107
3B
2
1946
1947
WES/SPS
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
108
RP
2
1942
1944
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
RF
1
1946
1946
CBE
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
110
-
1
1946
1946
CBE
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
111
-
1
1942
1942
WES
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
112
C
1
1945
1945
CBE
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
113
-
1
1946
1946
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
114
-
1
1945
1945
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
115
-
1
1945
1945
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
116
-
1
1942
1942
WES
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
117
-
1
1947
1947
WES
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
118
LF
2
1942
1948
WES/CBE
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
-
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
120
LF
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
121
-
1
1945
1945
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
122
-
1
1948
1948
CBE
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
123
-
1
1943
1943
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
124
2B
1
1948
1948
CBE
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
125
RF
1
1944
1944
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
126
SP
4
1944
1947
MULT
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
127
-
1
1944
1944
WES
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
128
-
1
1945
1945
CBE
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
129
-
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
130
-
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
131
RP
1
1947
1947
WES
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
132
-
1
1945
1945
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
133
-
2
1942
1946
CBE/WES
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
134
C
1
1943
1943
CBE
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
135
RP
2
1942
1946
CBE
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
136
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
137
SP
4
1944
1948
CBE
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
138
C
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
139
-
1
1946
1946
WES
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
140
RF
1
1943
1943
CBE
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
141
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
142
RF
1
1938
1938
SNH
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
143
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
144
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
145
-
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
146
C
3
1942
1946
CBE
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
147
RP
1
1946
1946
CBE
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
148
CF
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
149
RP
2
1947
1948
CBE
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
150
-
3
1946
1948
CBE
-0.5
-0.6
0.0
0.0
0.1
151
-
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.7
0.0
152
RP
2
1943
1947
CBE
-0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.7
0.0
153
-
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.9
0.0
0.0
-0.8
0.0
154
LF
2
1942
1943
CBE
-0.9
-0.1
-0.6
0.0
-0.1
155
-
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.9
0.0
156
CF
3
1938
1943
CBE/SNH
-1.0
-0.3
-0.7
0.0
0.0
157
C
3
1938
1943
CBE/SNH
-1.7
-1.5
-0.4
0.0
0.1

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