Birmingham Black Barons Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Birmingham Black Barons


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Record:
345 - 395 - 16 (.466)

2 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
1923-1928
596
7
1923-1928
581
8
1940-1945
578
9
1923-1928
527
10
1941-1945
486

Innings

# Player Years IP
1
1924-1928
421.2
2
1923-1928
376.2
3
1941-1945
234.0
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
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)
11
1
345
395
16
.466
2
0

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Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.


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