Herman Boyd Odom
- Bats Both, Throws Right
- Height 6' 0", Weight 170 lb.
- School University of Texas at Austin
- Debut April 22, 1925
- Final Game April 22, 1925
- Born October 13, 1900 in Rusk, TX USA
- Died August 31, 1970 in Rusk, TX USA
Herman "Heinie" Odom is the possessor of a perfect 1.000 major league batting average. As stated in an article about New York Yankees with perfect batting averages:
Odom was born Herman Boyd, according to Wikipedia (12-25-19), changing his name to Odom. He was born, and died, in Rusk, TX, not too far from the border with Louisiana. He was all-Conference shortstop three years in a row (1922-24) while in college.