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
5.3
1.3
-0.1
4.1
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
2.4
2.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
5
SP
4
1942
1947
CBE
2.3
-0.2
0.0
2.5
0.0
6
SP
4
1944
1948
CBE
2.3
-0.2
0.0
2.5
0.0
7
LF
5
1938
1947
MULT
2.0
1.6
0.5
0.0
-0.1
8
SS
1
1945
1945
CBE/SAS
1.9
1.0
0.8
0.0
0.2
9
1B
7
1942
1948
MULT
1.8
1.9
0.7
0.0
-0.8
10
SP
3
1946
1948
CBE/WES
1.6
0.2
0.0
1.4
0.0
11
1B
2
1938
1942
WES/SNH
1.4
1.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
12
SP
1
1938
1938
SNH
1.3
0.2
0.0
1.1
0.0
13
SP
5
1942
1946
CBE
1.3
-0.1
0.0
1.3
0.0
14
RP
5
1944
1948
CBE/WES
1.3
0.0
0.0
1.2
0.0
15
2B
5
1942
1947
CBE/SAS
1.2
0.0
0.9
0.0
0.3
16
SS
4
1944
1947
MULT
1.2
0.4
0.6
0.0
0.1
17
SP
1
1945
1945
CBE
1.1
0.0
0.0
1.1
0.0
18
3B
3
1946
1948
CBE/WES
1.0
1.4
-0.4
0.0
0.0
19
RP
3
1946
1948
CBE/WES
1.0
0.2
0.0
0.8
0.0
20
2B
3
1938
1943
CBE/SNH
1.0
0.2
0.6
0.0
0.2
21
SP
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.8
0.0
22
SP
2
1938
1946
SNH/CBE
0.8
-0.1
0.0
0.9
0.0
23
SP
2
1942
1946
WES/SPS
0.8
-0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
24
2B
5
1942
1946
CBE
0.7
-0.2
0.5
0.0
0.5
25
SS
3
1946
1948
CBE
0.6
1.1
-0.6
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
RP
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
29
3B
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.5
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.0
30
RF
6
1943
1948
CBE/WES
0.5
1.3
-0.4
0.0
-0.4
31
RF
1
1943
1943
CBE
0.5
0.4
0.2
0.0
-0.1
32
2B
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.5
0.9
-0.5
0.0
0.1
33
CF
3
1946
1948
CBE
0.5
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.0
34
LF
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
35
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
36
3B
1
1947
1947
CBE
0.4
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
37
2B
2
1946
1947
WES
0.4
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
38
CF
3
1942
1945
CBE/WES
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
39
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
40
LF
1
1943
1943
CBE
0.3
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.0
41
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
42
CF
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
43
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
44
SP
2
1942
1946
WES/SPS
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
45
SP
2
1947
1948
CBE
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
46
SS
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.2
47
RP
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
48
RP
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
49
LF
1
1946
1946
WES
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
50
C
3
1942
1944
CBE
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
51
RF
1
1946
1946
CBE
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
52
1B
2
1942
1946
SPS/WES
0.2
0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
53
SS
1
1948
1948
CBE
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
54
2B
1
1947
1947
WES
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
55
CF
1
1945
1945
CBE
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
56
RP
1
1946
1946
CBE
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
57
LF
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.2
0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.1
58
RP
1
1946
1946
WES
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
59
RP
3
1942
1945
SAS/WES
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
60
3B
3
1944
1946
WES/SAS
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
61
-
2
1942
1945
SAS/WES
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
62
1B
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.1
0.0
63
-
2
1944
1945
SAS/WES
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
64
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
65
2B
1
1944
1944
WES
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
66
RP
2
1946
1947
WES
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
67
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
68
LF
3
1944
1947
CBE
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
69
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
70
LF
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
RF
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
72
RP
1
1947
1947
WES
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
73
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
74
C
1
1944
1944
WES
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
75
SS
2
1946
1948
MULT
0.1
0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.1
76
SS
1
1944
1944
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
77
RF
1
1948
1948
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
C
1
1944
1944
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
-
1
1944
1944
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
80
3B
1
1942
1942
CBE
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
81
2B
1
1944
1944
CBE
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
RF
1
1943
1943
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
83
1B
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
84
LF
1
1946
1946
WES
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
85
1B
1
1947
1947
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
86
RP
1
1946
1946
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
87
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
88
C
1
1944
1944
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
89
LF
1
1947
1947
WES
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
90
RP
1
1948
1948
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
91
C
2
1945
1947
SAS/WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
92
-
1
1948
1948
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
RP
1
1946
1946
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
94
-
1
1945
1945
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
1948
1948
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
97
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
98
-
1
1943
1943
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
99
RP
2
1946
1947
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
100
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
101
-
1
1946
1946
CBE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
102
1B
1
1947
1947
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
103
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
104
-
1
1948
1948
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
105
RF
1
1944
1944
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
106
3B
2
1946
1947
WES/SPS
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
107
RP
2
1942
1944
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
108
-
1
1946
1946
CBE
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
-
1
1942
1942
WES
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
110
C
1
1945
1945
CBE
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
111
-
1
1946
1946
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
112
-
1
1945
1945
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
113
-
1
1945
1945
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
114
-
1
1942
1942
WES
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
115
-
1
1947
1947
WES
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
116
LF
2
1942
1948
CBE/WES
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
117
-
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
118
LF
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
-
1
1945
1945
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
120
-
1
1948
1948
CBE
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
121
-
1
1943
1943
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
122
2B
1
1948
1948
CBE
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
123
RF
1
1944
1944
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
124
SP
4
1944
1947
MULT
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
125
-
1
1944
1944
WES
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
126
-
1
1945
1945
CBE
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
127
-
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
128
-
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
129
RP
1
1947
1947
WES
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
130
-
1
1945
1945
CBE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
131
C
1
1943
1943
CBE
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
132
-
2
1942
1946
CBE/WES
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
133
RP
2
1942
1946
CBE
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
134
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
135
3B
3
1946
1948
CBE/WES
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
136
SP
4
1944
1948
CBE
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
137
C
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
138
-
1
1946
1946
WES
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
139
RF
1
1943
1943
CBE
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
140
RF
1
1938
1938
SNH
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
141
RP
2
1946
1947
CBE
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
142
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
143
-
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
144
SP
3
1946
1948
CBE
-0.4
-0.1
0.1
-0.3
0.0
145
C
3
1942
1946
CBE
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
146
-
1
1946
1946
CBE
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
147
CF
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
148
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
149
RP
2
1947
1948
CBE
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
150
-
3
1946
1948
CBE
-0.4
-0.5
0.0
0.0
0.1
151
-
1
1938
1938
SNH
-0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
152
RP
2
1943
1947
CBE
-0.7
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
153
-
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.7
0.0
154
-
1
1942
1942
CBE
-0.9
0.0
0.0
-0.8
0.0
155
LF
2
1942
1943
CBE
-0.9
-0.1
-0.6
0.0
-0.1
156
-
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.9
0.0
157
CF
3
1938
1943
SNH/CBE
-1.1
-0.3
-0.8
0.0
0.0
158
C
3
1938
1943
SNH/CBE
-1.8
-1.5
-0.4
0.0
0.2

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