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

Stolen Bases

# Player Years SB
1
1923-1928
38
2
1924-1928
19
3
1940-1947
15
4
1942-1948
14
5
1944-1948
13
6
1923-1928
13
7
1923-1925
13
8
1942-1944
12
9
1942-1948
12
10
1925-1925
10

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1923-1928
26
2
1924-1928
18
3
1924-1928
14
4
1943-1948
11
5
1928-1928
11
6
1928-1928
9
7
1940-1944
9
8
1946-1948
9
9
1941-1945
9
10
1943-1945
8


All-Time Team (per 162 G)

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Glossary

Left Field Years
1923-1925
3.0
1938-1946
2.2
Center Field Years
1924-1928
3.0

Right Field Years
1923-1928
0.6
Shortstop Years
Second Base Years
1940-1946
6.2
1923-1928
0.4
1923-1928
0.3
Third Base Years
1923-1925
-1.4
First Base Years
1923-1928
0.4
 
Catcher Years
1923-1928
2.1
Starting Pitcher Years
1924-1928
3.3
1923-1928
3.1
Relief Pitcher Years
1924-1928
0.4
1941-1946
-0.4

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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