Sam Langford Stats

Sam Langford was born on Monday, May 21, 1900, in Briggs, Texas. Langford was 25 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 13, 1926, with the Boston Red Sox. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Sam Langford baseball stats page.

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Birth Name:
Elton Langford
Nickname:
Sam
Born On:
05-21-1900  (Taurus)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Briggs, Texas
Year of Death Data Died On:
07-31-1993 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Plainview, Texas
Cemetery:
Plainview Cemetery, Plainview, Texas
High School:
Georgetown High School (Georgetown, TX)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-00
Player Weight Chart Weight:
180
First Game:
04-13-1926 (Age 25)
Last Game:
09-21-1928
Draft:
Not Applicable

Sam Langford

Sam Langford Pitching Stats

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Sam Langford

Sam Langford Hitting Stats

1926 26 Red Sox 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 - .000 .000 .000
1927 27 Indians 20 67 10 18 5 0 1 0 7 5 - 7 2 - 3 - .269 .347 .388
1928 28 Indians 110 427 50 118 17 8 4 0 50 21 - 35 12 - 1 - .276 .312 .382
3 Years 131 495 61 136 22 8 5 0 57 26 - 42 14 - 4 - .275 .316 .382

Sam Langford

Sam Langford Fielding Stats

1927 Indians CF 19 18 468 239 12.6 239 238 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 13.79
1927 Indians LF 1 1 24 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.13
1928 Indians CF 76 71 1,863 2,179 28.7 2,174 2,171 3 5 1 n/a n/a n/a .998 31.51
1928 Indians LF 32 31 711 72 2.3 70 68 2 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .972 2.66
CF Totals 95 89 2,331 2,418 25.5 2,413 2,409 4 5 1 n/a n/a n/a .998 27.95
LF Totals 33 32 735 73 2.2 71 69 2 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .973 2.61
2 Years 128 121 3,066 2,491 19.5 2,484 2,478 6 7 2 n/a n/a n/a .997 21.87

Sam Langford

Sam Langford Miscellaneous Stats

1926 Red Sox 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1927 Indians 0 1 .000 0 0 n/a 67.0 9.6 9.6 - - -
1928 Indians 3 7 .300 3 0 n/a 106.8 12.2 8.5 - - -
3 Years 3 8 .273 4 0 n/a 99.0 11.8 8.7 - - -

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Sam Langford Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1926 Boston Red Sox n/a Undetermined n/a -
1927 Cleveland Indians n/a Undetermined n/a -
1928 Cleveland Indians n/a Undetermined n/a -
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