1887 - 1948 - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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1887 - 1948


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# Years Pos
1
1940-1943
C
1330
.406
18.7%
7.1%
2.65
0.5%
.107
2
1937-1943
3B
974
.357
16.3%
9.3%
1.79
0.7%
.103
3
1940-1943
CF
815
.442
16.1%
13.6%
1.18
2.7%
.204
4
1912-1922
LF
1072
.380
15.9%
6.1%
3.00
0.1%
.053
5
1899-1915
3B
2633
.384
15.8%
4.3%
4.21
0.1%
.050
6
1940-1943
2B
1164
.386
15.5%
10.5%
1.48
0.7%
.128
7
1940-1943
C
654
.341
15.4%
6.4%
2.40
0.0%
.051
8
1933-1948
1B
2815
.459
15.1%
4.2%
3.00
3.7%
.237
9
1930-1948
C
2142
.417
14.9%
9.3%
1.80
2.1%
.179
10
1940-1943
RF
1240
.400
14.8%
11.5%
1.30
2.9%
.187
11
1939-1946
LF
880
.403
14.7%
10.1%
1.55
0.9%
.132
12
1940-1943
SS
1312
.332
14.3%
11.0%
1.31
0.1%
.063
13
1935-1943
2B
1117
.370
13.6%
7.9%
1.88
0.7%
.098
14
1928-1947
RF
2140
.378
13.5%
0.9%
.115
15
1921-1946
2B
3459
.414
13.3%
13.6%
0.00
2.1%
.183
16
1928-1943
LF
1440
.404
13.0%
8.1%
1.76
0.1%
.086
17
1930-1946
C
3859
.497
13.0%
5.4%
3.19
6.2%
.325
18
1942-1947
2B
642
.448
12.9%
12.5%
1.00
3.3%
.243
19
1942-1943
SS
778
.335
12.9%
13.5%
0.95
0.1%
.089
20
1899-1911
CF
1436
.296
12.8%
8.5%
1.48
0.1%
.029
21
1935-1945
LF
1014
.365
12.7%
13.1%
1.25
2.1%
.150
22
1926-1931
2B
515
.313
12.6%
0.8%
.077
23
1937-1948
CF
2515
.389
12.6%
7.7%
2.00
1.2%
.134
24
1923-1930
1B
1627
.391
12.5%
1.6%
.155
25
1936-1943
LF
1249
.366
12.5%
8.2%
1.54
0.3%
.082
26
1925-1931
RF
1126
.497
12.4%
3.6%
.261
27
1930-1943
CF
1634
.403
12.4%
5.2%
2.69
1.5%
.133
28
1940-1943
RF
626
.324
12.3%
16.3%
0.75
1.4%
.103
29
1911-1932
SS
2758
.317
12.3%
6.5%
1.00
0.3%
.045
30
1932-1948
C
831
.341
12.3%
18.2%
1.00
1.3%
.145
31
1922-1945
RF
3628
.416
12.2%
9.1%
1.61
3.4%
.205
32
1917-1931
RF
3143
.332
12.2%
6.7%
3.83
0.1%
.046
33
1923-1932
CF
1369
.337
12.1%
0.6%
.090
34
1940-1943
1B
1354
.364
12.1%
8.3%
1.45
0.3%
.107
35
1912-1932
CF
5122
.432
11.9%
7.3%
1.79
1.6%
.165
36
1946-1948
2B
574
.343
11.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.082
37
1945-1948
CF
736
.320
11.8%
0.5%
.077
38
1940-1943
1B
1169
.412
11.8%
7.2%
1.64
2.1%
.178
39
1901-1918
C
3441
.327
11.7%
8.2%
1.54
0.3%
.053
40
1904-1912
P
675
.223
11.7%
23.3%
0.53
0.3%
.036
41
1915-1923
3B
652
.302
11.7%
9.7%
1.30
0.2%
.044
42
1938-1948
SS
1487
.451
11.6%
7.0%
2.38
4.1%
.224
43
1927-1943
3B
1157
.367
11.6%
14.8%
0.84
2.8%
.158
44
1905-1921
LF
1094
.334
11.5%
7.6%
1.45
0.2%
.060
45
1921-1933
1B
1963
.331
11.5%
12.5%
2.00
1.1%
.094
46
1936-1948
RF
1452
.421
11.4%
12.1%
0.80
2.8%
.199
47
1915-1941
CF
6802
.446
11.4%
8.1%
1.40
3.1%
.223
48
1899-1909
1B
954
.301
11.3%
4.3%
2.53
0.0%
.009
49
1933-1946
RF
2209
.400
11.3%
7.8%
1.45
1.9%
.158
50
1921-1932
2B
2174
.308
11.3%
0.3%
.068
51
1922-1945
3B
4564
.440
11.2%
0.0%
2.2%
.179
52
1940-1943
RF
1305
.410
11.2%
4.1%
2.75
0.8%
.127
53
1922-1937
1B
1583
.312
11.2%
4.1%
3.67
0.3%
.054
54
1916-1934
3B
3333
.316
11.2%
4.8%
2.33
0.2%
.053
55
1916-1930
2B
1867
.347
11.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.096
56
1904-1925
CF
4185
.408
11.1%
5.7%
2.09
1.4%
.136
57
1899-1908
LF
961
.319
11.1%
3.0%
3.79
0.2%
.045
58
1932-1945
CF
648
.277
11.1%
0.0%
.029
59
1939-1947
LF
1785
.385
11.1%
6.8%
1.64
0.8%
.123
60
1937-1943
3B
560
.345
11.1%
6.1%
2.00
1.3%
.120
61
1940-1948
LF
1139
.389
11.1%
0.0%
2.5%
.160
62
1922-1937
RF
2552
.412
11.1%
0.0%
3.0%
.213
63
1934-1948
C
1015
.313
11.0%
1.1%
.079
64
1922-1932
RF
3478
.377
11.0%
7.7%
2.00
1.6%
.153
65
1932-1941
RF
955
.364
11.0%
0.0%
1.5%
.118
66
1911-1927
3B
1613
.366
10.8%
3.6%
2.47
0.4%
.077
67
1924-1948
SS
6075
.414
10.8%
4.5%
2.44
2.7%
.192
68
1906-1925
3B
2936
.276
10.8%
5.0%
2.50
0.3%
.052
69
1940-1941
CF
579
.327
10.7%
13.1%
0.82
0.9%
.093
70
1908-1918
SS
1145
.295
10.7%
5.0%
1.78
0.0%
.036
71
1902-1913
2B
546
.298
10.6%
11.6%
1.20
0.0%
.032
72
1901-1912
RF
1670
.354
10.6%
4.9%
1.94
0.4%
.055
73
1899-1915
LF
2050
.306
10.6%
12.6%
0.88
0.3%
.061
74
1945-1948
CF
501
.319
10.6%
0.4%
.092
75
1943-1948
RF
626
.412
10.5%
2.6%
.182
76
1938-1946
SS
1123
.424
10.5%
16.1%
0.66
4.0%
.223
77
1908-1925
3B
806
.360
10.4%
5.8%
2.75
1.0%
.103
78
1930-1945
P
605
.307
10.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.078
79
1915-1929
RF
2740
.400
10.4%
8.6%
0.33
1.8%
.162
80
1924-1930
2B
1457
.346
10.4%
1.2%
.122
81
1932-1948
C
560
.290
10.4%
0.5%
.075
82
1917-1935
CF
2097
.413
10.3%
5.1%
1.92
2.1%
.176
83
1940-1943
LF
885
.329
10.3%
12.9%
0.80
0.3%
.091
84
1899-1917
C
792
.251
10.2%
7.3%
1.49
0.0%
.041
85
1923-1933
2B
1242
.324
10.1%
1.0%
.095
86
1916-1938
CF
2605
.410
10.1%
3.4%
2.50
2.0%
.175
87
1920-1940
LF
2873
.388
10.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.094
88
1899-1914
1B
1969
.399
10.1%
8.4%
1.16
0.6%
.098
89
1923-1944
1B
3988
.444
10.1%
14.8%
1.50
4.8%
.276
90
1940-1942
3B
546
.402
10.1%
3.1%
3.24
0.5%
.124
91
1922-1946
CF
6684
.393
10.1%
5.5%
2.13
1.1%
.130
92
1920-1934
2B
2586
.324
10.0%
4.4%
2.00
0.7%
.106
93
1922-1937
P
829
.327
10.0%
1.2%
.116
94
1910-1930
2B
3936
.290
10.0%
10.1%
2.00
0.1%
.051
95
1941-1943
RF
581
.339
10.0%
11.5%
0.87
0.3%
.089
96
1931-1948
P
1082
.299
10.0%
3.7%
0.80
0.3%
.055
97
1907-1926
RF
2407
.276
10.0%
9.9%
1.00
0.3%
.063
98
1909-1923
CF
1997
.377
9.9%
8.2%
1.29
0.3%
.076
99
1927-1941
RF
687
.333
9.9%
25.9%
1.00
1.0%
.125
100
1921-1932
C
617
.284
9.9%
30.0%
0.00
0.5%
.073
* = 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

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