Sam Jethroe

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Sam Jethroe
Samuel Jethroe
"Jet"
Bat/Throw: S/R
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 178
Born: 1917-1-23 at Lowndes County, MS (US)
Died: 2001-6-16 at Erie, PA (US)
Interred: Erie Cemetery in Erie, PA (US)
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Sam Jethroe was a professional player.

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Profile

Personal

  • Resided in Erie, Pennsylvania in 1951.
  • Self-identified as being of African-American ancestry.

Pre-professional career

  • Attended Lincoln High School.

Achievements

  • Set an International League record with 89 stolen bases in 1949.


Sources

  • 1951 Boston Braves Roster Book.


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