Negro League player stats include league games, interleague games (against major Negro League competition), and games against select top-level independent Black Baseball teams. Player stats do not include the extensive amount of exhibitions and barnstorming games Negro League teams often played. Negro League data is not complete. Research is still ongoing and we’ll continue to publish updates as more information becomes available. More about data coverage
|162 Game Avg.||162||645||573||102||181||34||5||7||90||10||61||.316||.386||.430||.816||128||246||4||7|
|IC (5 yrs)||115||467||416||74||131||24||4||5||65||7||0||43||.315||.383||.428||.811||126||178||3||5||0|
|CHW (1 yr)||4||7||5||1||2||1||0||0||1||0||0||2||0||.400||.571||.600||1.171||220||3||0||0||0||0|
|NAL (5 yrs)||115||467||416||74||131||24||4||5||65||7||0||43||.315||.383||.428||.811||126||178||3||5||0|
|AL (1 yr)||4||7||5||1||2||1||0||0||1||0||0||2||0||.400||.571||.600||1.171||220||3||0||0||0||0|
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Frequently Asked Questions
When was Sam Hairston born?
Sam Hairston was born on January 20, 1920.
Where was Sam Hairston born?
Sam Hairston was born in Crawford, MS.
How tall was Sam Hairston?
Sam Hairston was 5-10 (178 cm) tall.
How much did Sam Hairston weigh when playing?
Sam Hairston weighed 187 lbs (84 kg) when playing.
How many seasons did Sam Hairston play?
Sam Hairston played 6 seasons.
Is Sam Hairston in the Hall of Fame?
Sam Hairston has not been elected into the Hall of Fame.
What position did Sam Hairston play?
Sam Hairston was a Third Baseman, Catcher and First Baseman.
How many hits did Sam Hairston have?
Sam Hairston had 133 hits over his career.
How many home runs did Sam Hairston have?
Sam Hairston had 5 home runs over his career.
What was Sam Hairston's average?
Sam Hairston had a .316 average over his career.
How many teams has Sam Hairston played for?
Sam Hairston played for 3 teams; the Cincinnati-Indianapolis Clowns, Indianapolis Clowns and Chicago White Sox.
How many World Series has Sam Hairston won?
Sam Hairston never won a World Series.
When did Sam Hairston retire?
Sam Hairston last played in 1951.