Birmingham Black Barons Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Birmingham Black Barons


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Record:
379 - 421 - 16 (.474)

2 League Championships

Top Hitter


Tommy
Sampson

Top Pitcher


Harry
Salmon

Leaders

Hits

# Player Years H
1
1923-1928
267
2
1923-1925
211
3
1923-1928
207
4
1924-1928
193
5
1940-1946
171
6
1923-1928
157
7
1923-1928
149
8
1923-1928
146
9
1923-1925
124
10
1941-1946
117

Innings

# Player Years IP
1
1924-1928
421.2
2
1923-1928
376.2
3
1941-1946
243.0
4
1924-1928
223.1
5
1943-1945
179.0
6
1941-1945
178.1
7
1924-1924
168.0
8
1941-1944
164.1
9
1928-1928
136.2
10
1928-1928
132.0


Teams
Team Lg
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
51
42
2
.548
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
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)
12
1
379
421
16
.474
2
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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