Birmingham Black Barons Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Birmingham Black Barons


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Record:
397 - 474 - 16 (.456)

2 League Championships

Top Hitter


Tommy
Sampson

Top Pitcher


Harry
Salmon

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Years RBI
1
1923-1925
132
2
1923-1928
110
3
1923-1928
85
4
1923-1928
84
5
1924-1928
84
6
1942-1948
77
7
1923-1928
75
8
1940-1947
71
9
1938-1946
69
10
1942-1948
68

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
1943-1948
186.2
6
1943-1945
179.0
7
1941-1945
178.1
8
1924-1924
168.0
9
1941-1944
164.1
10
1928-1928
136.2


Batting

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Bats:





# Year Team
1
22
803
745
131
224
33
18
9
106
16
40
4
14
.301
.340
.430
.769
114
2
31
1089
983
137
271
32
7
7
122
32
81
25
.276
.331
.344
.675
105
3
30
1083
1006
124
260
33
14
6
114
14
58
1
17
1
.258
.299
.337
.636
103
4
23
836
775
95
206
26
19
4
79
9
37
3
21
.266
.302
.364
.666
96
5
18
595
536
71
146
15
9
1
70
7
31
28
.272
.312
.340
.652
96
6
76
2899
2647
376
710
92
42
33
353
61
158
94
.268
.309
.372
.682
90
7
49
1841
1652
200
397
42
16
6
151
34
147
11
31
0
.240
.307
.296
.603
84
8
85
3046
2775
339
729
98
47
19
290
62
124
25
122
.263
.300
.352
.653
81
9
81
2979
2702
336
695
99
35
17
315
25
196
81
.257
.307
.339
.646
80
10
45
1613
1475
183
357
41
14
5
151
31
80
9
49
.242
.285
.299
.584
80
11
22
788
727
83
171
16
7
3
65
12
51
10
.235
.285
.289
.574
75
12
27
972
873
104
201
20
12
4
83
22
73
11
15
.230
.298
.294
.592
68

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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