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Skeeter NewsomeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1935-1947 MLB Years: 1935-1947
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PositionsSS-902, 2B-149, 3B-49, OF-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLamar Ashby Newsome
Height5-9Weight155BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 18,1910PlacePhenix City,Alabama
Death DateAugust 31,1989 [78.317]
High SchoolColumbus (Columbus,GA)
MLB DebutApril 19,1935 [24.183]
OrganizationsPHA [5] BOS [5] PHI [2] Awards0Awards Voting2-4
TBC Player ID15953Retrosheet IDnewss101MLBAM ID119751
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed87Power41Contact57XBH47RBIs51Runs52Hitting51Durability62Team.435Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1935Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha28ss-2b2459145183071110215901000.207.233.290.523429151.215.083.124.2403.315.961.800.66145.0030.00
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha6ss25127471411061520461342527111000.225.266.265.53112517508.239.040.113.2534.925.311.080.000.0016.04
1937Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha6ss26122438531112211301153722014000.253.312.315.62713824489.265.062.160.2967.574.500.590.20438.0021.62
1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2ss2717487134007111402000.271.286.354.64017451.295.083.104.2931.967.844.000.000.0030.77
1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2ss2899248225591017571912015008.222.277.266.5436610282.233.044.113.2606.744.260.630.000.0018.18
1941Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26ss30932272851602171042211113005.225.296.278.574638263.229.053.176.2788.374.180.500.76113.5015.69
1942Boston Red SoxALMLBbos263b-2b3129957266009219501002.274.337.337.674326105.289.063.168.3248.574.760.560.000.0023.08
1943Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28ss3211444948119212122562121280010.265.301.327.62814724480.276.062.107.3014.384.381.000.21449.0020.17
1944Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26ss33136472411142630414333210190011.242.291.309.60014629524.253.067.140.2866.304.010.640.000.0025.44
1945Boston Red SoxALMLBbos62b34125438451273011486320151170013.290.322.370.69216232476.299.080.132.3294.203.150.750.21438.0025.20
1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29ss351123753587102123403023017003.232.289.277.56610413422.245.045.136.2747.115.450.770.24375.0014.94
1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi6ss369531036718222240242402005.229.284.287.5718912336.243.058.148.2737.147.141.000.60155.0016.90
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter11283716381910164159292673524619451200057.245.293.304.59711311884087.256.059.134.0006.024.750.790.22412.8920.66
Boston Red Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter497168116943789641372717105734580041.260.305.327.632550991848.270.067.136.0005.683.950.700.22420.2522.65
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter4241350141315575211032188774143008.233.280.287.567388641481.246.054.129.0005.875.000.850.14675.0020.32
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter20768571158184345805447019008.231.287.282.56919325758.244.051.142.0007.126.200.870.40228.3315.82
Average MLB - Per 162 games162534551312421421053528117008.245.293.304.59716227587.256.059.134.0006.024.750.790.22412.8920.66

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1935Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24SS24--5675620137131.9565.46------5940.716.1
1935Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha242B13--1629354845.9383.46------5922.08.7
1935Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha243B4--56--11111.0002.75------596.82.7
1935Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24OF1--2---221.0002.00------591.70.7
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha25SS123--2734173187721690.9575.61------12796.980.4
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha252B2--1---111.0000.50------1271.61.3
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha253B1---1--111.0001.00------1270.80.7
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha25OF1---------------1270.80.7
1937Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha26SS122--2564083276696664.9545.44------122100.080.8
1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha27SS15--2443276967.9714.47------1788.29.9
1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha28SS93--1762212144418397.9504.27------9993.961.2
1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha282B2--2---221.0001.00------992.01.3
1941Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30SS69--951331028238228.9583.30------9374.244.8
1941Boston Red SoxALMLBbos302B23--467138120117.9755.09------9324.714.9
1942Boston Red SoxALMLBbos313B12--1027344037.9253.08------2941.47.9
1942Boston Red SoxALMLBbos312B10--3226256058.9675.80------2934.56.6
1942Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31SS7--1414243028.9334.00------2924.14.6
1943Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32SS98--2223102169553532.9625.43------11486.064.5
1943Boston Red SoxALMLBbos323B15--2336-259591.0003.93------11413.29.9
1944Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33SS126--2494212679696670.9635.32------13692.681.8
1944Boston Red SoxALMLBbos332B8--2126385047.9405.88------1365.95.2
1944Boston Red SoxALMLBbos333B1----1-1---------1360.70.6
1945Boston Red SoxALMLBbos342B82--2062311754454437.9635.33------12565.653.2
1945Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34SS33--61114421179175.9785.30------12526.421.4
1945Boston Red SoxALMLBbos343B11--931134140.9763.64------1258.87.1
1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35SS107--1793102353512489.9554.57------11295.569.5
1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi352B3--1111-1312.9234.00------1122.71.9
1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi353B2--1---111.0000.50------1121.81.3
1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi36SS85--1312471260390378.9694.45------9589.555.2
1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi362B6--53--881.0001.33------956.33.9
1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi363B3---2--221.0000.67------953.21.9
MLB Totals for SS - 12 season(s)-   SS902--1736271319054846394449.9594.93------9020.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 9 season(s)-   2B149--3303972980756727.9624.88------1490.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B49--4810359156151.9683.08------490.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF2--2---221.0001.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1935Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24---13244---1-
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha25---21231---1-
1937Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha26----122------
1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha27----15------
1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha28---293------
1941Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30---2369------
1942Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31---10712-----
1943Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32----9815-----
1944Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33---81261-----
1945Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34---823311-----
1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35---31072-----
1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi36---6853-----

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1947-09-28Released by Phillies. 
1945-12-12Purchased by Phillies from Red Sox. 
1940-09-05Sent to Red Sox by Phillies for future considerations. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.