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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: 6'1"
Wt: 185
Biographical
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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
181
DS
NNL
23
CF
61
273
248
57
84
9
12
9
44
2
17
2
6
.339
.386
.581
.966
154
DS
NNL
24
CF
94
415
367
93
136
24
14
19
126
11
45
3
.371
.439
.668
1.107
183
DS
NNL
25
CF
93
400
342
94
131
33
9
21
103
21
41
6
11
.383
.458
.716
1.174
185
DS
NNL
26
CF
91
392
340
79
119
25
12
19
114
13
46
1
5
.350
.429
.662
1.091
185
DS
NNL
27
CF
80
354
315
80
101
16
7
24
78
5
29
5
5
.321
.387
.644
1.031
170
DS
NNL
28
CF
68
304
259
64
101
17
4
16
91
12
38
0
7
.390
.468
.672
1.140
184
MULT
29
CF
61
265
232
66
87
22
13
11
82
14
27
0
6
.375
.440
.724
1.164
179
MULT
30
CF
55
219
193
35
57
12
2
8
40
8
0
22
4
3
1
.295
.376
.503
.879
142
CAG
31
CF
46
204
178
49
56
9
3
6
30
11
21
1
4
.315
.390
.500
.890
196
32
CF
42
202
180
47
64
13
5
7
31
1
1
18
1
0
1
3
0
0
.356
.417
.600
1.017
173
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
201
34
CF
48
204
173
43
67
10
6
6
52
9
0
23
0
0
3
5
0
0
.387
.467
.618
1.086
183
PS
NN2
35
CF
52
234
210
45
74
8
5
10
43
1
19
2
3
.352
.411
.581
.992
150
MULT
MULT
36
CF
27
116
101
20
34
5
1
5
21
1
0
11
2
0
2
2
0
0
.337
.412
.554
.967
176
NAL
37
CF
32
133
120
20
31
4
4
2
23
7
10
1
2
.258
.321
.408
.729
114
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
158
KCM
NAL
39
CF
29
115
99
15
26
3
1
4
25
3
16
0
.263
.365
.434
.800
151
18
7
CF
1052
4569
4032
972
1404
248
122
200
1069
143
1
435
9
0
30
72
0
0
.348
.416
.619
1.035
173
162 Game Average
704
621
150
216
38
19
31
165
26
27
67
122
0
6
11
0
0
.348
.416
.619
1.035
173
 
Team Lg Pos
18
Negro Leagues
1048
4553
4016
968
1398
246
121
199
1065
143
1
435
9
0
30
72
0
0
.348
.416
.618
1.034
173
2
vs Major Leagues
4
16
16
4
6
2
1
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
.375
.375
.813
1.188
210
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Detroit Stars I
CF
639
2783
2455
605
885
167
82
139
727
79
268
17
43
.360
.427
.665
1.092
179
1
New York Lincoln Giants
CF
19
88
73
31
31
9
4
6
33
7
12
0
3
.425
.506
.904
1.410
203
4
Kansas City Monarchs
CF
113
457
408
72
110
17
7
12
89
19
0
41
4
1
7
.270
.338
.434
.772
128
6
Chicago American Giants
CF
206
913
803
202
275
43
23
29
157
36
85
0
10
15
.342
.412
.562
.974
182
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
19
2
3
.352
.411
.581
.992
150
1
Detroit Stars II
CF
18
74
64
16
25
3
1
4
18
1
9
0
1
.391
.466
.656
1.122
204



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
DS
312
.479
.352
5.4%
8.3%
5.8%
1.3%
.356
.124
DS
NNL
273
.426
.348
6.2%
8.4%
3.3%
0.9%
.242
.108
DS
NNL
415
.477
.343
10.8%
8.6%
4.6%
1.3%
.297
.130
DS
NNL
400
.495
.365
10.3%
8.6%
5.3%
1.4%
.333
.134
DS
NNL
392
.473
.338
11.7%
8.0%
4.8%
1.3%
.312
.118
DS
NNL
354
.445
.337
8.2%
6.7%
6.8%
1.1%
.324
.115
DS
NNL
304
.488
.354
12.5%
8.7%
5.3%
1.6%
.282
.132
MULT
265
.484
.367
10.2%
8.7%
4.2%
1.4%
.349
.138
MULT
219
.405
.338
10.0%
1.8%
8.5%
5.50
3.7%
0.9%
.207
.102
CAG
204
.401
.278
10.3%
5.3%
2.9%
0.5%
.185
.071
202
.441
.328
8.9%
0.5%
6.5%
18.00
3.5%
1.1%
.244
.121
MULT
200
.456
.311
7.0%
1.0%
7.3%
7.00
3.5%
0.8%
.247
.089
204
.469
.341
11.3%
0.0%
8.5%
2.9%
1.5%
.231
.130
PS
NN2
234
.435
.355
8.1%
8.9%
4.3%
1.7%
.229
.128
MULT
MULT
116
.428
.320
9.5%
1.7%
7.5%
5.50
4.3%
0.9%
.218
.107
NAL
133
.334
.317
7.5%
7.5%
1.5%
0.7%
.150
.093
MULT
227
.406
.321
9.3%
0.0%
8.9%
3.5%
0.8%
.179
.097
KCM
NAL
115
.388
.310
13.9%
8.9%
3.5%
0.6%
.172
.072
18
7
4569
.451
.339
9.5%
8.1%
10.8%
3.6%
0.33
12.59
4.4%
1.2%
.271
.116
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
18
Negro Leagues
4553
.451
.339
9.6%
8.1%
11.3%
3.5%
0.33
13.02
4.4%
1.2%
.270
.116
2
vs Major Leagues
16
.497
.333
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
7.1%
1.21
6.3%
1.7%
.438
.139
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Detroit Stars I
2783
.471
.348
9.6%
8.2%
5.0%
1.3%
.305
.122
1
New York Lincoln Giants
88
.556
.399
13.6%
9.3%
6.8%
1.7%
.479
.160
4
Kansas City Monarchs
457
.358
.319
9.0%
8.6%
6.3%
0.8%
0.50
16.31
2.6%
0.8%
.164
.093
6
Chicago American Giants
913
.432
.313
9.3%
6.9%
3.2%
0.9%
.219
.101
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%
4.3%
1.7%
.229
.128
1
Detroit Stars II
74
.490
.334
12.2%
7.8%
5.4%
0.9%
.266
.116

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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, Wayne Stivers, 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