Birmingham Black Barons Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Birmingham Black Barons


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Record:
532 - 629 - 23 (.458)

2 League Championships

Top Hitter


Roy
Parnell

Top Pitcher


Harry
Salmon

Leaders

Runs Scored

# Player Years R
1
1923-1929
229
2
1923-1929
217
3
1924-1928
154
4
1927-1928
132
5
1923-1928
123
6
1923-1925
114
7
1923-1929
106
8
1942-1948
97
9
1940-1947
86
10
1923-1929
83

Games Started

# Player Years GS
1
1923-1930
85
2
1924-1928
67
3
1924-1930
65
4
1927-1930
51
5
1927-1930
39
6
1941-1946
32
7
1929-1930
27
8
1941-1944
24
9
1927-1930
20
10
1924-1924
20


Advanced Pitching

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Throws:





# Year Team
1
840.2
1.29
12.6%
6.8%
1.86
2.7%
2
714.1
1.33
11.8%
5.5%
2.15
1.1%
3
697.1
1.26
13.5%
6.1%
2.22
4
672.0
1.44
12.8%
6.1%
2.08
5
656.1
1.53
9.2%
8.6%
1.07
6
615.0
1.33
11.9%
6.5%
1.83
7
443.2
1.24
11.8%
7.6%
1.56
0.4%
8
389.0
1.27
9.2%
6.9%
1.32
0.4%
9
255.0
1.33
9.9%
8.2%
1.21
1.5%
10
250.0
1.26
11.7%
6.7%
1.73
11
219.1
1.58
10.4%
10.9%
0.95
0.6%
12
206.0
1.50
11.6%
7.0%
1.66
1.6%
13
192.1
1.30
10.9%
7.9%
1.39
14
184.2
1.39
11.7%
5.9%
2.00
15
144.0
1.30
13.9%
7.3%
1.89
16
76.0
1.26
15.3%
5.3%
2.88

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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