Birmingham Black Barons Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Birmingham Black Barons


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Record:
486 - 532 - 18 (.477)

3 League Championships

Top Hitter


Tommy
Sampson

Top Pitcher


Harry
Salmon

Leaders

Plate Appearances

# Player Years PA
1
1923-1928
1109
2
1923-1928
883
3
1923-1925
733
4
1924-1928
675
5
1923-1925
599
6
1940-1947
598
7
1923-1928
596
8
1923-1928
581
9
1938-1946
531
10
1923-1928
527

Strikeouts

# Player Years SO
1
1924-1928
213
2
1923-1928
190
3
1941-1946
153
4
1924-1928
140
5
1928-1928
121
6
1924-1924
106
7
1941-1944
91
8
1941-1945
75
9
1940-1944
72
10
1943-1945
68


Teams
Team Lg
NAL
2
43
21
1
.672
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
ALC
1
4
3
1
.571
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
WS
2
1
4
0
.200
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
NAL
3
41
30
0
.577
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
NAL
2
34
26
0
.567
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
NAL
3
38
37
3
.507
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
NAL
1
41
30
0
.577
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
WS
2
1
4
0
.200
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
NAL
3
57
48
2
.543
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
ALC
1
3
2
0
.600
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL), Crampton Bowl (Montgomery, AL)
WS
2
3
4
1
.429
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL), Crampton Bowl (Montgomery, AL)
NAL
4
28
27
0
.509
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
NAL
2
28
20
0
.583
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
NAL
6
12
24
0
.333
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
NAL
7
12
47
0
.203
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
NAL
5
15
26
0
.366
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
NNL
5
46
51
0
.474
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
NNL
7
27
59
2
.314
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
NNL
5
36
44
4
.450
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
IND
4
16
25
4
.390
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
15
1
486
532
18
.477
3
0

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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