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Tommy Butts



Thomas Lee Butts
(Pee Wee; Pea Eye; Cool Breeze)

Born: August 27, 1919 in Sparta, GA
Died: December 30, 1972 in Atlanta, GA
          (53 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 142
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Notes:


• High School: Booker T. Washington HS (Atlanta, GA)
• Buried: South-View Cemetery (Atlanta, GA)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BCA
18
SS
27
98
92
12
20
0
3
0
7
1
5
0
1
.217
.258
.283
.540
53
MULT
19
SS
36
133
120
13
33
3
2
0
14
3
12
1
.275
.341
.333
.674
88
BEG
NN2
20
SS
51
235
204
38
57
9
0
1
27
3
22
9
.279
.350
.338
.688
83
BEG
NN2
21
SS
49
210
189
33
34
8
0
0
19
0
15
6
.180
.240
.222
.462
35
BEG
NN2
22
SS
53
226
196
25
41
0
2
0
16
4
24
6
.209
.295
.230
.525
51
MTY
MEX
23
SS
80
309
286
32
71
13
1
1
20
9
23
19
.248
.304
.311
.615
75
MULT
24
SS
32
134
117
15
26
3
1
0
12
1
12
0
0
1
4
0
.222
.300
.265
.565
47
BEG
NN2
25
SS
43
185
162
27
40
4
3
0
15
2
10
0
2
11
.247
.299
.309
.607
67
26
SS
65
278
238
42
75
10
7
1
31
7
0
25
0
0
3
12
0
0
.315
.387
.429
.816
121
27
SS
61
268
245
50
85
9
7
1
29
5
0
14
0
2
7
0
0
.347
.387
.453
.840
126
MULT
28
SS
56
246
208
47
62
10
1
0
17
6
0
27
0
3
8
0
0
.298
.387
.356
.742
113
11
5
SS
553
2322
2057
334
544
69
27
4
207
41
0
189
19
0
11
65
0
0
.264
.330
.330
.660
83
162 Game Average
680
603
98
159
20
8
1
61
13
0
55
38
0
6
22
0
0
.264
.330
.330
.660
83
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
473
2013
1771
302
473
56
26
3
187
32
0
166
0
0
11
65
0
0
.267
.334
.333
.667
84
1
vs Latin Leagues
80
309
286
32
71
13
1
1
20
9
23
19
.248
.304
.311
.615
75
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
SS
46
173
161
19
34
2
5
0
14
3
10
0
2
.211
.257
.286
.543
54
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
SS
421
1827
1599
281
437
53
21
3
171
29
155
0
11
62
.273
.342
.338
.680
87
1
Sultanes de Monterrey
SS
80
309
286
32
71
13
1
1
20
9
23
19
.248
.304
.311
.615
75
1
Philadelphia Stars
SS
1
5
4
2
2
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
0
.500
.600
.750
1.350
240
4
East All Stars
-
5
8
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BCA
98
.254
.329
5.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.065
.098
MULT
133
.323
.333
9.0%
9.0%
0.0%
1.2%
.058
.105
BEG
NN2
235
.318
.347
9.4%
9.5%
0.4%
1.4%
.059
.121
BEG
NN2
210
.220
.317
7.1%
8.1%
0.0%
1.2%
.042
.102
BEG
NN2
226
.261
.332
10.6%
9.8%
0.0%
1.0%
.020
.095
MTY
MEX
309
.299
.334
7.4%
9.4%
6.1%
8.4%
1.21
1.12
0.3%
0.9%
.063
.097
MULT
134
.272
.356
9.0%
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.043
.109
BEG
NN2
185
.276
.343
5.4%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.062
.102
278
.373
.349
9.0%
0.0%
9.6%
0.4%
1.0%
.113
.100
268
.384
.348
5.2%
9.0%
0.4%
1.0%
.106
.106
MULT
246
.353
.332
11.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.058
.095
11
5
2322
.310
.339
8.1%
9.1%
6.1%
8.4%
1.21
1.12
0.2%
1.0%
.066
.103
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Negro Leagues
2013
.312
.339
8.2%
9.0%
0.0%
4.6%
1.63
0.1%
1.0%
.066
.103
1
vs Latin Leagues
309
.299
.334
7.4%
9.4%
6.1%
8.4%
1.21
1.12
0.3%
0.9%
.063
.097
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Atlanta Black Crackers
173
.256
.329
5.8%
8.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.075
.098
9
Baltimore Elite Giants
1827
.318
.340
8.5%
9.1%
0.2%
1.0%
.065
.104
1
Sultanes de Monterrey
309
.299
.334
7.4%
9.4%
6.1%
8.4%
1.21
1.12
0.3%
0.9%
.063
.097
1
Philadelphia Stars
5
.606
.365
20.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.9%
.250
.111
4
East All Stars
8
.000
.296
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
4.6%
1.63
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.108

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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, 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