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

Runs Scored

# Player Years R
1
1923-1928
133
2
1923-1925
114
3
1923-1928
110
4
1924-1928
103
5
1940-1946
85
6
1923-1928
79
7
1923-1928
70
8
1923-1925
67
9
1925-1925
62
10
1942-1946
62

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


All-Time Team (per 162 G)

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Glossary

Left Field Years
1923-1925
3.6
Center Field Years
1924-1928
3.3

Right Field Years
1923-1928
1.2
Shortstop Years
Second Base Years
1940-1946
5.8
1923-1928
0.4
1923-1928
-0.2
Third Base Years
1923-1925
-1.9
First Base Years
1923-1928
0.7
 
Catcher Years
1923-1928
1.8
Starting Pitcher Years
1924-1928
3.2
1923-1928
3.0
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