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|162 Game Avg.||162||666||614||97||186||16||12||2||78||12||33||.303||.345||.377||.721||118||231||13|
|BBB (8 yrs)||166||672||620||100||194||15||13||2||81||13||33||.313||.355||.389||.743||126||241||7||12||0||0|
|NYC (1 yr)||21||97||89||12||21||3||1||0||9||1||5||.236||.277||.292||.569||64||26||0||3|
|NAL (8 yrs)||166||672||620||100||194||15||13||2||81||13||33||.313||.355||.389||.743||126||241||7||12||0||0|
|NN2 (1 yr)||21||97||89||12||21||3||1||0||9||1||5||.236||.277||.292||.569||64||26||0||3|
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Frequently Asked Questions
When was Tommy Sampson born?
Tommy Sampson was born on August 31, 1912.
Where was Tommy Sampson born?
Tommy Sampson was born in Calhoun, AL.
How tall was Tommy Sampson?
Tommy Sampson was 6-1 (185 cm) tall.
How much did Tommy Sampson weigh when playing?
Tommy Sampson weighed 180 lbs (81 kg) when playing.
How many seasons did Tommy Sampson play?
Tommy Sampson played 9 seasons.
Is Tommy Sampson in the Hall of Fame?
Tommy Sampson has not been elected into the Hall of Fame.
What position did Tommy Sampson play?
Tommy Sampson was a Second Baseman.
How many hits did Tommy Sampson have?
Tommy Sampson had 215 hits over his career.
How many home runs did Tommy Sampson have?
Tommy Sampson had 2 home runs over his career.
What was Tommy Sampson's average?
Tommy Sampson had a .303 average over his career.
How many teams has Tommy Sampson played for?
Tommy Sampson played for 2 teams; the Birmingham Black Barons and New York Cubans.
How many World Series has Tommy Sampson won?
Tommy Sampson never won a World Series.
When did Tommy Sampson retire?
Tommy Sampson last played in 1948.