Sam Bennett (baseball)
|Born: March 7, 1884|
|Died: January 30, 1969 (aged 84)|
St. Louis, Missouri
|Negro league baseball debut|
|1911, for the St. Louis Giants|
|1925, for the St. Louis Stars|
Samuel "Sam" Bennett (March 7, 1884 – January 30, 1969) was an American baseball outfielder in the Negro Leagues. He played from 1911 to 1925 with several teams, but he played mostly with the St. Louis Giants.
Bennett's wife traveled with him in 1914 when the Mohawk Giants made a tour of Indianapolis and Chicago.
- "Baseball in the Windy City" Indianapolis Freeman, Indianapolis, IN, July 27, 1912
- Riley, James A. (1994). The Biographical Encyclopedia of the Negro Baseball Leagues. New York: Carroll & Graf. ISBN 0-7867-0959-6.
- "Notes of the Game" Indianapolis Freeman, Indianapolis, Indiana, Saturday, July 18, 1914, Page 4, Column 6
- Negro league baseball statistics and player information from Seamheads.com, or Baseball-Reference (Negro leagues)
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