1940 - 1948 - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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1940 - 1948


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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
1B
53
.580
5.7%
0.0%
1.9%
.229
4
VEZ
C
434
.540
17.3%
5.8%
3.00
7.6%
.380
5
CF
35
.538
2.9%
0.0%
2.9%
.333
6
CF
430
.520
10.5%
5.6%
1.88
2.8%
.249
7
CF
138
.517
10.9%
0.0%
0.0%
.114
8
SS
163
.515
10.4%
12.5%
1.00
0.0%
.167
9
ROM
CF
462
.505
15.6%
5.8%
2.67
3.7%
.243
10
1B
207
.504
18.4%
0.0%
5.8%
.343
11
NE
LF
109
.504
6.4%
2.8%
.238
12
CF
156
.498
9.0%
0.0%
2.6%
.248
13
CBE
3B
65
.491
3.1%
0.0%
.206
14
1B
212
.488
17.0%
0.0%
3.8%
.244
15
CBE
SS
77
.486
7.8%
3.9%
.319
16
JRC
CF
17
.484
5.9%
0.0%
.063
17
2B
57
.483
10.5%
0.0%
.196
18
CF
282
.480
10.3%
2.8%
.234
19
MULT
C
224
.474
14.3%
2.2%
.167
20
1B
240
.470
14.6%
0.0%
3.3%
.268
21
CF
101
.469
11.9%
2.0%
.235
22
BEG
LF
119
.467
6.7%
4.2%
.239
23
MULT
1B
221
.466
10.4%
0.0%
5.0%
.255
24
MULT
LF
189
.465
6.9%
40.0%
0.00
5.3%
.286
25
CIC
C
99
.465
13.1%
2.0%
.174
26
MULT
SS
216
.464
12.0%
3.7%
.254
27
HG
C
184
.464
14.7%
3.8%
.244
28
SS
179
.463
7.3%
20.0%
0.00
4.5%
.248
29
C
223
.463
12.6%
0.0%
4.5%
.251
30
MULT
3B
216
.463
15.7%
9.1%
1.00
3.7%
.258
31
ROM
2B
412
.462
20.6%
9.5%
2.18
1.7%
.171
32
1B
100
.460
19.0%
25.0%
1.00
1.0%
.125
33
BBB
RF
36
.458
27.8%
0.0%
.120
34
SS
265
.458
10.6%
12.5%
0.00
3.0%
.183
35
C
194
.456
9.3%
16.7%
1.00
6.7%
.322
36
RF
176
.456
9.7%
12.5%
2.00
4.0%
.192
37
SS
116
.456
9.5%
0.0%
2.6%
.212
38
1B
217
.455
17.5%
0.0%
3.2%
.205
39
MULT
C
140
.455
3.6%
0.0%
2.1%
.193
40
ULT
CF
464
.454
9.5%
7.3%
1.29
1.9%
.218
41
MULT
CF
99
.453
13.1%
4.0%
.238
42
TPC
SS
371
.453
11.6%
14.3%
0.81
5.1%
.264
43
CF
33
.453
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
.152
44
CF
398
.453
11.8%
3.5%
3.36
2.0%
.211
45
2B
141
.452
5.7%
0.0%
1.4%
.154
46
CAG
2B
59
.451
8.5%
0.0%
.170
47
CBM
LF
474
.451
16.5%
8.6%
1.90
0.8%
.152
48
C
224
.450
18.3%
0.0%
4.5%
.225
49
CF
75
.450
5.3%
0.0%
5.3%
.239
50
VCZ
CF
337
.449
16.3%
12.5%
1.31
2.1%
.213
51
NE
CF
159
.448
9.4%
2.5%
.203
52
2B
289
.448
13.1%
12.5%
1.00
2.8%
.217
53
MRS
RF
62
.447
6.5%
0.0%
.155
54
CF
278
.443
12.6%
0.0%
2.2%
.175
55
LF
192
.442
15.1%
20.0%
1.00
3.1%
.217
56
3B
169
.442
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.217
57
CBM
SS
465
.441
12.7%
5.6%
2.27
1.7%
.170
58
JNL
SS
308
.441
9.1%
12.3%
0.74
3.6%
.271
59
KCM
CF
141
.441
9.2%
3.5%
.227
60
CBM
3B
327
.441
14.7%
12.2%
1.20
1.8%
.207
61
SS
129
.440
6.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.100
62
CBE
CF
86
.440
12.8%
0.0%
.203
63
1B
177
.439
12.4%
2.8%
.172
64
BBB
RF
95
.439
5.3%
1.1%
.212
65
MULT
1B
351
.438
15.7%
25.0%
0.00
1.4%
.181
66
VEZ
LF
512
.438
14.3%
10.2%
1.40
0.2%
.106
67
3B
65
.437
6.2%
3.1%
.164
68
MULT
SS
206
.437
9.2%
23.9%
0.29
4.9%
.258
69
KCM
2B
142
.437
5.6%
2.1%
.198
70
BBB
RF
141
.436
14.2%
2.1%
.174
71
NE
2B
127
.435
15.7%
3.1%
.252
72
VEZ
1B
281
.435
8.5%
7.1%
1.20
1.1%
.193
73
CF
142
.434
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.175
74
CBE
SS
46
.434
10.9%
0.0%
.077
75
MULT
CF
222
.434
7.7%
0.0%
3.2%
.191
76
2B
47
.434
17.0%
12.5%
1.00
0.0%
.154
77
KCM
RF
150
.433
13.3%
2.7%
.206
78
VEZ
SS
468
.432
12.2%
4.3%
2.85
1.9%
.169
79
VEZ
3B
465
.432
7.5%
3.0%
2.50
1.7%
.153
80
NE
CF
163
.432
6.7%
4.9%
.253
81
CF
96
.431
5.2%
4.2%
.247
82
NBY
3B
119
.431
14.3%
3.4%
.208
83
ROM
RF
338
.430
12.4%
5.9%
2.10
0.9%
.134
84
ULT
LF
337
.429
16.3%
13.1%
1.25
2.4%
.191
85
2B
119
.429
6.7%
0.0%
1.7%
.145
86
RF
204
.428
5.9%
1.5%
.162
87
VCZ
RF
444
.427
11.0%
7.7%
1.44
2.7%
.181
88
ULT
RF
388
.427
14.7%
13.7%
1.08
3.1%
.210
89
CF
178
.426
6.7%
12.5%
0.00
2.8%
.176
90
3B
51
.426
9.8%
2.0%
.227
91
KCM
SS
119
.424
8.4%
0.8%
.113
92
CF
76
.424
9.2%
66.7%
0.00
1.3%
.103
93
VEZ
3B
324
.423
5.2%
7.7%
0.68
2.8%
.185
94
BEG
LF
177
.423
8.5%
3.4%
.215
95
LF
138
.423
12.3%
20.0%
0.00
1.4%
.150
96
LF
118
.423
10.2%
0.0%
1.7%
.152
97
VEZ
1B
387
.422
13.2%
8.3%
1.59
1.6%
.139
98
ROM
SS
284
.422
8.5%
10.6%
0.80
1.8%
.213
99
BEG
CF
283
.421
22.3%
0.0%
.095
100
MULT
CF
118
.420
14.4%
100.0%
0.00
1.7%
.130
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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.


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