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Turkey Stearnes



Norman Stearnes


Born: May 8, 1901 in Nashville, TN
Died: September 4, 1979 in Detroit, MI
          (78 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 170
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2000
• High School: Pearl HS (Nashville, TN)
• Buried: Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery (Clinton Township, MI)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
DS
22
CF
72
312
292
74
107
20
15
18
89
2
17
1
2
.366
.403
.723
1.126
186
DS
NNL
23
CF
61
272
247
58
86
9
13
9
66
1
20
0
5
.348
.397
.599
.996
169
DS
NNL
24
CF
94
415
367
93
136
24
14
19
126
11
45
3
.371
.439
.668
1.107
187
DS
NNL
25
CF
93
397
342
84
131
34
9
21
124
17
44
2
9
.383
.456
.719
1.175
202
DS
NNL
26
CF
91
392
340
79
119
25
12
19
114
13
46
1
5
.350
.429
.662
1.091
191
DS
NNL
27
CF
80
354
315
80
101
16
7
24
78
5
29
0
5
5
.321
.387
.644
1.031
175
DS
NNL
28
CF
68
304
259
64
101
17
4
16
91
12
38
0
7
.390
.468
.672
1.140
194
MULT
29
CF
61
265
232
66
87
22
13
11
82
14
27
0
0
6
.375
.440
.724
1.164
188
MULT
30
CF
55
219
193
35
57
12
2
8
40
8
0
22
4
3
1
.295
.376
.503
.879
142
32
CF
40
191
172
43
61
13
4
7
29
1
1
15
1
0
1
3
0
0
.355
.410
.599
1.008
172
MULT
33
CF
46
200
182
46
64
8
8
7
32
10
0
14
2
2
2
0
0
.352
.404
.599
1.003
199
34
CF
48
204
173
43
67
10
6
6
52
9
0
23
1
0
3
5
0
0
.387
.467
.618
1.086
181
PS
NN2
35
CF
52
234
210
45
74
8
5
10
43
1
1
19
2
2
3
.352
.411
.581
.992
150
MULT
MULT
36
CF
24
101
89
15
28
5
1
2
12
1
0
9
4
0
2
1
0
0
.315
.390
.461
.851
151
NAL
37
CF
31
127
114
19
29
4
4
2
20
7
10
1
2
.254
.320
.412
.732
115
MULT
38
CF
55
227
201
45
65
10
1
8
45
12
0
21
0
0
0
5
0
0
.323
.387
.502
.890
160
KCM
NAL
39
CF
29
115
99
15
26
3
1
4
25
3
16
0
.263
.365
.434
.800
151
17
7
CF
1000
4329
3827
904
1339
240
119
191
1068
127
2
415
14
0
23
64
0
0
.350
.417
.625
1.041
177
162 Game Average
701
620
146
217
39
19
31
173
23
36
67
76
0
5
10
0
0
.350
.417
.625
1.041
177
 
Team Lg Pos
17
Negro Leagues
996
4313
3811
900
1333
238
118
190
1064
127
2
415
14
0
23
64
0
0
.350
.417
.624
1.041
177
2
vs Major Leagues
4
16
16
4
6
2
1
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
.375
.375
.813
1.188
216
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Detroit Stars I
CF
639
2779
2454
596
887
168
83
139
770
74
0
274
0
11
40
.361
.428
.667
1.095
187
1
New York Lincoln Giants
CF
19
88
73
31
31
9
4
6
33
7
12
0
0
3
.425
.506
.904
1.410
213
4
Kansas City Monarchs
CF
112
451
402
71
108
17
7
12
86
19
0
41
4
1
7
.269
.338
.435
.773
130
5
Chicago American Giants
CF
158
698
617
149
216
34
19
23
125
25
0
61
3
9
11
.350
.416
.579
.995
178
5
West All Stars
RF
5
20
19
1
4
1
0
0
2
0
1
1
5
0
0
0
0
0
.211
.250
.263
.513
25
1
Philadelphia Stars
CF
52
234
210
45
74
8
5
10
43
1
1
19
2
2
3
.352
.411
.581
.992
150
1
Detroit Stars II
CF
15
59
52
11
19
3
1
1
9
1
0
7
0
0
0
.365
.441
.519
.960
171



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
DS
312
.479
.347
5.4%
8.2%
5.8%
1.3%
.356
.122
DS
NNL
272
.437
.337
7.4%
8.6%
3.3%
0.9%
.251
.107
DS
NNL
415
.477
.337
10.8%
8.5%
4.6%
1.3%
.297
.128
DS
NNL
397
.495
.342
11.1%
8.5%
5.3%
1.4%
.336
.127
DS
NNL
392
.473
.332
11.7%
7.8%
4.8%
1.3%
.312
.115
DS
NNL
354
.445
.331
8.2%
6.6%
0.0%
0.3%
19.19
6.8%
1.1%
.324
.112
DS
NNL
304
.488
.342
12.5%
8.4%
5.3%
1.6%
.282
.127
MULT
265
.484
.356
10.2%
0.0%
8.5%
4.2%
1.4%
.349
.133
MULT
219
.405
.338
10.0%
0.7%
1.8%
8.5%
5.50
17.29
3.7%
0.9%
.207
.102
191
.436
.326
7.9%
0.5%
6.4%
15.00
3.7%
1.1%
.244
.120
MULT
200
.456
.312
7.0%
1.0%
7.4%
7.00
3.5%
0.8%
.247
.089
204
.469
.344
11.3%
1.0%
0.5%
8.6%
23.00
9.39
2.9%
1.5%
.231
.131
PS
NN2
234
.435
.355
8.1%
8.9%
0.9%
0.3%
9.50
33.00
4.3%
1.7%
.229
.128
MULT
MULT
101
.391
.313
8.9%
1.2%
4.0%
7.1%
2.25
7.72
2.0%
0.8%
.146
.103
NAL
127
.335
.317
7.9%
7.6%
1.6%
0.7%
.158
.093
MULT
227
.406
.319
9.3%
0.0%
8.9%
3.5%
0.8%
.179
.095
KCM
NAL
115
.388
.310
13.9%
8.9%
3.5%
0.6%
.172
.072
17
7
4329
.453
.336
9.6%
8.1%
1.2%
0.7%
8.21
18.29
4.4%
1.2%
.275
.116
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
17
Negro Leagues
4313
.453
.336
9.6%
8.1%
1.2%
0.7%
8.21
18.33
4.4%
1.2%
.274
.116
2
vs Major Leagues
16
.497
.328
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
7.1%
1.21
6.3%
1.7%
.438
.136
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Detroit Stars I
2779
.472
.339
9.9%
8.1%
0.0%
0.3%
19.97
5.0%
1.3%
.306
.119
1
New York Lincoln Giants
88
.556
.386
13.6%
9.0%
0.0%
0.7%
13.40
6.8%
1.7%
.479
.154
4
Kansas City Monarchs
451
.359
.317
9.1%
8.6%
6.3%
1.4%
0.50
6.32
2.7%
0.8%
.167
.092
5
Chicago American Giants
698
.440
.325
8.7%
7.4%
1.3%
0.9%
8.33
9.33
3.3%
1.1%
.229
.109
5
West All Stars
20
.241
.316
5.0%
8.3%
25.0%
12.8%
0.20
0.88
0.0%
1.4%
.053
.117
1
Philadelphia Stars
234
.435
.355
8.1%
8.9%
0.9%
0.3%
9.50
33.00
4.3%
1.7%
.229
.128
1
Detroit Stars II
59
.441
.325
11.9%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
1.7%
0.8%
.154
.108

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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