#4 Sam "The jet" Jethroe, Centerfield, 26 yrs, Chicago (A) White Sox
Wednesday, 5/3/1948
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Sam Jethroe
The jet
1/20/1922
26
NEGRO,LG,PLAYER
6"1
178

Centerfield
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Great Leader
2 / 6 (Fair)
3 / 6 (Well Known)
Average
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Normal
2.5 Stars
 

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Big League Contract
$ 5,600,000
1950
5 Year(s), 125 Days (985 total Days)
33 Day(s)
5 Year(s), 125 Days (985 total Days)
10 Year(s)
Not eligible
3 Option Year(s) left
  

Ratings

BattingContactGapPowerDiscipline/EyeAvoid K's
Overall89437
Versus LHP99437
Versus RHP89437
Talent99546
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10
2
4
3
1
Pull Hitter
Fielding Ratings
LF : 10 (Range), .985 (Fielding Pct.)
CF : 8 (Range), .983 (Fielding Pct.)
RF : 10 (Range), .992 (Fielding Pct.)
Catcher Arm : 1
Infield Arm : 3
Outfield Arm : 7

Game Log, Last 10 Games

DateOpp. ResultABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSpot  
4/18PHAW 3-1411000000#2  
4/20@BOSW 10-5421001111#2  
4/21@BOSW 10-8310000021#2  
4/22@BOSW 13-5422100220#2  
4/23@SLAL 1-6411000001#2  
4/25@SLAW 7-5812010203#2  
4/27CLEW 4-3412100100#2  
4/28CLEW 6-4400000001#2  
4/30DETW 2-1401000102#2  
5/1DETW 12-5521100100#2  

Batting Stats 1948

BattingGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPSTAVGISO
Overall26109255111014620.229.270.321.591.466.092
Projected1566541503066608436120.229.270.321.591.466.092
BattingGSPAHPIWCIGDPSHSFTBEBHSBCSSB%RCRC/27
Overall2411600031035701.09.32.8
 ABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSFSHHPAVGOBPSLGOPS
vs. LHP3572002318010.200.216.257.473
vs. RHP7418311811512000.243.291.351.642
Close/Late1430113313010.214.250.571.821
Scoring Position3782108027010.216.250.324.574
Pinch Hitting1100000000001.0001.0001.0002.000
 GABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPS
Home13561440046110.250.263.321.585
Road13531111168510.208.271.321.592
This Week1511001200.200.200.400.600
Last Week42051104206.250.250.400.650
March/April2510424411912620.231.270.317.588
May1511001200.200.200.400.600

Career Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBHPSFKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSTeams
194275268811356314925002115.302.362.455.817CHA
1943155570175351412638140054715.307.350.481.830CHA
194411846214226107837333033111.307.351.452.804CHA
1945156614194379139910461038237.316.376.469.845CHA,AL
194615764421251181288111500210029.329.376.520.897CHA,AL
19471476362203816149511241039135.346.384.522.906CHA,AL
1948261092551110146002001.229.270.321.591CHA
Total8343303104920573654695442560163921133.318.365.483.848 

Career Minor League Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
1938, A12446512074265271501091622.258.329.458.788
1938, AAA200000000000.000.000.000.000
1939, A137524152219329094621211020.290.363.548.911
1940, A3512344123144432271827.358.473.8461.319
1940, AA102379971262678665467912.256.346.525.871
1941, AA134517166179481249861711418.321.391.6671.059
1942, AA351364370122927172934.316.392.6321.025
1942, AAA42169621031144301815512.367.428.6571.085

Career Postseason Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
Total000000000000.000.000.000.000

Fielding Stats 1948

PositionGGSPOADPTCEPCTINNRANGEPBRSTARTORTO%
Centerfield26245010521.981226.02.07    

Player History

Drafted in 1st round, 1st overall pick, by Chicago (A) in 1938...
Injured on 3/24/1939 with a Sore Back, out for one week...
Injured on 3/14/1942 with a Bruised Wrist, out for 1-2 weeks...
Injured on 6/27/1942 with a Strained Abdominal Muscle, out for one week...
Had first career hit on 7/8/1942, off Tom Earley (CLE)...
Hit first career homerun on 7/23/1942, off Red Barrett (NYY)...
Had 5 hits with 0 RBI against Cleveland on 8/20/1942...
Had 5 hits with 3 RBI against Washington on 4/21/1944...
Had 5 hits with 6 RBI against Cleveland on 5/17/1944...
Injured on 8/20/1944 with a Inflamed Anterior Cruciate Ligament, out for 6-7 weeks...
Had 21-game hitting streak snapped on 5/31/1945...
Was selected to the 1945 Allstar game...
Drove in 6 runs against Boston (A) on 9/26/1945...
1/31/1946: Gets a new one-year contract worth $2,821,429 through salary arbitration...
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Cleveland on 5/24/1946...
6/19/1946: Signed a contract extension with Chicago (A), $5,600,000 per year, for 4 years.
Was selected to the 1946 Allstar game...
Was selected to the 1947 Allstar game...
Batting Leader Boards Appearances
AVG
1946 - .329 - 7th
1947 - .346 - 1st
Hits
1945 - 194 - 4th
1946 - 212 - 2nd
1947 - 220 - 1st
Doubles
1946 - 51 - 3rd
1947 - 38 - 10th
Triples
1943 - 14 - 1st
1944 - 10 - 4th
1945 - 9 - 4th
1946 - 18 - 1st
1947 - 16 - 2nd
Runs
1946 - 111 - 9th
     

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