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Sam Bankhead



Samuel Howard Bankhead


Born: September 18, 1910 in Sulligent, AL
Died: July 24, 1976 in Pittsburgh, PA
          (65 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 165
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Notes:


• Buried: Greenwood Cemetery (Sharpsburg, PA)
• Relatives: Dan Bankhead (Brother) , Fred Bankhead (Brother)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
2
1947
1948
4.4
1
1941
1941
3.6
5
1936
1946
1.4
2
1940
1941
1.0
3
1942
1946
0.6
Center Field Yrs First Last
8
1935
1946
11.0
7
1939
1947
6.1
3
1946
1948
4.8
1
1945
1945
1.6
1
1940
1940
0.5

Right Field Yrs First Last
2
1935
1936
2.8
6
1932
1942
2.3
3
1944
1946
2.3
3
1939
1944
1.5
1
1935
1935
1.3
Shortstop Yrs First Last
17
1932
1948
26.4
5
1935
1942
1.9
1
1945
1945
1.6
3
1932
1934
0.5
4
1933
1942
0.3
Second Base Yrs First Last
4
1934
1942
2.7
5
1936
1945
1.8
4
1933
1938
1.2
1
1932
1932
0.8
2
1938
1944
0.8
Third Base Yrs First Last
3
1942
1946
4.4
5
1932
1943
4.1
4
1942
1945
2.3
1
1948
1948
0.8
1
1940
1940
0.8
First Base Yrs First Last
9
1938
1948
17.4
4
1935
1938
1.5
2
1940
1941
1.4
3
1936
1938
1.3
1
1932
1932
0.5
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
9
1935
1946
26.7
3
1940
1945
5.8
4
1939
1948
2.0
2
1937
1938
0.8
3
1932
1934
0.8
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
3
1940
1945
13.0
5
1942
1947
11.5
6
1938
1945
9.8
3
1939
1943
8.4
4
1935
1938
6.9
4
1939
1945
6.1
4
1937
1944
5.8
5
1942
1948
4.7
4
1935
1945
4.4
6
1938
1945
4.3
3
1932
1934
4.2
8
1932
1945
4.0
4
1942
1948
3.6
6
1935
1943
3.4
1
1940
1940
3.3
3
1936
1943
2.8
1
1941
1941
2.5
1
1945
1945
2.4
3
1932
1934
2.3
3
1946
1948
1.9
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
3
1938
1946
0.9
1
1932
1932
0.9
1
1946
1946
0.8
2
1936
1937
0.7
1
1932
1932
0.3
3
1942
1945
0.3
2
1942
1946
0.3
1
1946
1946
0.3
1
1945
1945
0.2
4
1936
1946
0.2
1
1932
1932
0.2
1
1932
1932
0.2
1
1932
1932
0.2
1
1944
1944
0.2
1
1938
1938
0.2
1
1940
1940
0.1
1
1932
1932
0.1
1
1938
1938
0.1
1
1942
1942
0.1
1
1945
1945
0.1

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