1940 - 1946 - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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1940 - 1946


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Advanced Batting

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Qualified:





# Year Team Pos
1
JRC
1B
14
.649
14.3%
0.0%
.083
2
MULT
C
342
.591
17.5%
0.0%
5.8%
.359
3
CF
138
.517
10.9%
0.0%
0.0%
.114
4
1B
207
.504
18.4%
0.0%
5.8%
.343
5
NE
LF
109
.504
6.4%
2.8%
.238
6
CBE
3B
65
.491
3.1%
0.0%
.206
7
RF
132
.488
19.7%
0.0%
4.5%
.294
8
1B
212
.488
17.0%
0.0%
3.8%
.244
9
JRC
CF
17
.484
5.9%
0.0%
.063
10
MULT
C
224
.474
14.3%
2.2%
.167
11
1B
240
.470
14.6%
0.0%
3.3%
.268
12
BEG
LF
119
.467
6.7%
4.2%
.239
13
MULT
SS
121
.466
11.6%
66.7%
0.50
7.4%
.330
14
MULT
1B
221
.466
10.4%
0.0%
5.0%
.255
15
MULT
LF
189
.465
6.9%
40.0%
0.00
5.3%
.286
16
CIC
C
99
.465
13.1%
2.0%
.174
17
MULT
SS
216
.464
12.0%
3.7%
.254
18
HG
C
184
.464
14.7%
3.8%
.244
19
SS
179
.463
7.3%
20.0%
0.00
4.5%
.248
20
C
223
.463
12.6%
0.0%
4.5%
.251
21
1B
100
.460
19.0%
25.0%
1.00
1.0%
.125
22
BBB
RF
36
.458
27.8%
0.0%
.120
23
SS
265
.458
10.6%
12.5%
0.00
3.0%
.183
24
C
194
.456
9.3%
16.7%
1.00
6.7%
.322
25
RF
176
.456
9.7%
12.5%
2.00
4.0%
.192
26
SS
116
.456
9.5%
0.0%
2.6%
.212
27
1B
217
.455
17.5%
0.0%
3.2%
.205
28
MULT
C
140
.455
3.6%
0.0%
2.1%
.193
29
MULT
CF
99
.453
13.1%
4.0%
.238
30
CF
33
.453
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
.152
31
CAG
2B
59
.451
8.5%
0.0%
.170
32
C
224
.450
18.3%
0.0%
4.5%
.225
33
CF
75
.450
5.3%
0.0%
5.3%
.239
34
NE
CF
159
.448
9.4%
2.5%
.203
35
2B
289
.448
13.1%
12.5%
1.00
2.8%
.217
36
MRS
RF
62
.447
6.5%
0.0%
.155
37
MULT
CF
214
.446
7.9%
0.0%
3.3%
.199
38
CF
278
.443
12.6%
0.0%
2.2%
.175
39
KCM
CF
141
.441
9.2%
3.5%
.227
40
SS
129
.440
6.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.100
41
CBE
CF
86
.440
12.8%
0.0%
.203
42
MULT
1B
351
.439
15.7%
25.0%
0.00
1.4%
.181
43
1B
177
.439
12.4%
2.8%
.172
44
BBB
RF
95
.439
5.3%
1.1%
.212
45
3B
65
.437
6.2%
3.1%
.164
46
KCM
2B
142
.437
5.6%
2.1%
.198
47
NE
2B
127
.435
15.7%
3.1%
.252
48
CF
142
.434
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.175
49
2B
47
.434
17.0%
12.5%
1.00
0.0%
.154
50
NE
CF
163
.432
6.7%
4.9%
.253
51
CF
96
.431
5.2%
4.2%
.247
52
NBY
3B
119
.431
14.3%
3.4%
.208
53
2B
119
.429
6.7%
0.0%
1.7%
.145
54
RF
204
.428
5.9%
1.5%
.162
55
CF
178
.426
6.7%
12.5%
0.00
2.8%
.176
56
KCM
SS
119
.424
8.4%
0.8%
.113
57
CF
76
.424
9.2%
66.7%
0.00
1.3%
.103
58
BEG
LF
177
.423
8.5%
3.4%
.215
59
LF
138
.423
12.3%
20.0%
0.00
1.4%
.150
60
LF
118
.423
10.2%
0.0%
1.7%
.152
61
MULT
CF
118
.420
14.4%
100.0%
0.00
1.7%
.130
62
BBB
RF
117
.419
10.3%
1.7%
.186
63
BBB
1B
86
.419
5.8%
1.2%
.128
64
MULT
RF
212
.413
17.9%
0.9%
.134
65
MRS
RF
25
.412
12.0%
4.0%
.143
66
PS
LF
175
.410
18.3%
1.1%
.134
67
PS
SS
223
.409
14.3%
0.0%
.095
68
NBY
1B
120
.409
3.3%
1.7%
.140
69
NE
LF
271
.408
10.7%
2.6%
.150
70
NE
1B
143
.408
14.7%
1.4%
.132
71
SS
211
.407
9.0%
0.0%
1.4%
.094
72
MULT
2B
310
.406
6.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.136
73
LF
340
.405
11.5%
25.0%
0.00
0.0%
.081
74
CIC
LF
66
.404
9.1%
0.0%
.083
75
RF
156
.401
18.6%
0.0%
.079
76
2B
54
.401
5.6%
3.7%
.137
77
NE
LF
150
.401
15.3%
3.3%
.200
78
3B
211
.400
8.5%
40.0%
0.00
1.4%
.162
79
2B
229
.400
5.7%
100.0%
0.00
1.3%
.160
80
RF
162
.400
9.9%
0.0%
.049
81
CF
155
.400
9.0%
2.6%
.184
82
MULT
SS
226
.400
4.9%
0.9%
.117
83
HSS
RF
61
.398
3.3%
0.0%
.119
84
3B
87
.397
10.3%
1.1%
.096
85
NE
CF
163
.397
6.7%
2.5%
.197
86
CAG
1B
126
.396
13.5%
0.8%
.120
87
MULT
3B
117
.395
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.162
88
PS
RF
219
.394
8.7%
0.0%
.107
89
1B
218
.394
11.9%
0.9%
.136
90
CAG
RF
132
.394
6.1%
1.5%
.129
91
BEG
LF
183
.394
7.1%
2.7%
.193
92
CBE
SS
87
.393
9.2%
1.1%
.115
93
CF
43
.393
4.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.122
94
KCM
RF
112
.392
11.6%
2.7%
.152
95
MULT
CF
371
.392
7.5%
0.0%
0.5%
.094
96
2B
134
.392
4.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.117
97
PS
1B
230
.392
9.6%
0.4%
.107
98
KCM
3B
107
.391
9.3%
0.0%
.052
99
1B
64
.389
4.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.052
100
1B
227
.389
8.4%
0.0%
.112
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James