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Birmingham Black Barons


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Record:
486 - 532 - 18 (.477)

3 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
1940-1947
598
7
1923-1928
596
8
1923-1928
581
9
1938-1946
531
10
1923-1928
527

Strikeouts

# Player Years SO
1
1924-1928
213
2
1923-1928
190
3
1941-1946
153
4
1924-1928
140
5
1928-1928
121
6
1924-1924
106
7
1941-1944
91
8
1941-1945
75
9
1940-1944
72
10
1943-1945
68


Opponent's Batting

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Throws:


Qualified:





# Year Team Role
1
BBB
RP
30
699
111
164
64
68
3
2
BBB
SP
27
605
548
86
156
25
7
5
6
37
35
7
13
12
.285
.338
.383
.721
3
BBB
RP
29
604
120
175
49
44
3
4
BBB
SP
21
566
532
67
155
26
11
8
11
16
74
1
17
8
.291
.313
.427
.740
5
BBB
RP
25
532
494
47
113
12
3
2
7
25
121
3
10
6
.229
.270
.277
.547
6
BBB
SP
18
505
78
133
25
59
1
7
BBB
SP
17
454
405
66
116
20
7
6
23
32
39
3
14
2
.286
.343
.415
.758
8
BBB
RP
21
419
65
94
40
38
2
9
BBB
RP
17
380
344
44
77
9
2
5
15
20
54
5
11
9
.224
.276
.305
.582
10
BBB
SP
14
377
349
29
82
0
18
43
4
.235
.280
11
BBB
SP
15
371
330
50
80
12
3
3
15
32
45
4
5
.242
.317
.324
.641
12
BBB
RP
13
354
300
65
81
14
5
2
13
43
42
1
10
8
.270
.363
.370
.733
13
BBB
SP
12
353
322
28
85
7
3
1
3
22
37
3
4
.264
.317
.314
.631
14
BBB
SP
13
319
297
37
72
9
9
1
3
16
64
1
5
.242
.283
.343
.627
15
BBB
SP
10
282
248
23
59
0
24
28
4
.238
.315
16
BBB
SP
10
266
244
18
55
5
3
1
5
17
17
1
4
.225
.279
.283
.561
17
BBB
SP
7
234
220
38
72
4
12
5
9
12
32
1
1
3
.327
.365
.523
.888
18
BBB
RP
10
233
210
20
41
7
0
1
2
19
33
1
5
.195
.265
.243
.508
19
BBB
SP
7
231
206
39
61
9
5
5
7
15
21
3
7
2
.296
.353
.461
.814
20
BBB
SP
8
217
203
31
52
2
6
10
2
.256
.284
21
BBB
SP
8
212
186
36
48
1
20
26
0
.258
.330
22
BBB
SP
8
188
163
32
45
4
7
2
2
15
14
4
6
3
.276
.352
.423
.775
23
BBB
RP
9
184
160
29
47
8
1
0
3
17
8
1
6
2
.294
.365
.356
.721
24
BBB
SP
7
176
145
21
28
2
22
21
3
.193
.312
25
BBB
RP
10
166
149
26
37
8
0
1
9
13
15
0
4
2
.248
.309
.322
.631
26
BBB
RP
10
165
143
26
45
5
3
0
7
19
14
0
3
2
.315
.395
.392
.787
27
BBB
RP
7
151
22
38
18
6
2
28
BBB
SP
4
148
129
29
40
0
11
9
1
.310
.369
29
BBB
RP
10
134
28
38
13
15
1
30
BBB
SP
4
133
119
32
35
2
3
4
1
10
18
0
4
2
.294
.349
.462
.811
31
BBB
SP
5
127
113
24
30
4
3
1
4
12
7
0
2
.265
.336
.381
.717
32
BBB
RP
5
122
114
13
28
2
5
0
2
6
15
1
1
1
.246
.289
.351
.640
33
BBB
SP
3
106
91
23
27
3
1
3
1
11
10
1
3
0
.297
.379
.451
.829
34
BBB
SP
3
101
98
5
21
3
1
0
0
2
15
0
1
1
.214
.230
.265
.495
35
BBB
RP
5
95
23
24
8
8
0
36
BBB
SP
3
95
85
17
30
2
3
2
2
6
5
2
2
2
.353
.409
.518
.926
37
BBB
RP
6
92
23
26
11
5
0
38
BBB
RP
8
89
77
10
20
2
1
0
3
11
9
0
1
1
.260
.352
.312
.664
39
BBB
SP
4
80
70
10
19
3
2
1
2
8
8
1
1
1
.271
.354
.414
.769
40
BBB
SP
3
78
6
14
6
13
0
41
BBB
SP
3
75
58
11
10
3
2
0
2
15
12
2
0
.172
.360
.293
.653
42
BBB
RP
3
73
65
14
19
3
0
1
3
7
6
0
1
1
.292
.361
.385
.746
43
BBB
SP
2
67
60
6
17
0
0
1
0
5
13
1
1
0
.283
.348
.333
.682
44
BBB
SP
2
64
60
6
15
0
0
6
0
.250
.250
45
BBB
SP
3
63
60
18
22
0
2
2
0
.367
.387
46
BBB
RP
2
63
58
14
18
3
0
1
7
4
7
0
1
1
.310
.355
.414
.769
47
BBB
RP
13
57
48
50
90
1
0
0
1
10
24
1
2
2
1
.313
.364
.333
.697
48
BBB
RP
5
51
12
13
12
5
0
49
BBB
SP
3
51
47
14
21
5
0
1
4
3
2
1
0
1
.447
.490
.617
1.107
50
BBB
RP
3
49
11
17
1
5
0
51
BBB
SP
2
47
40
12
19
0
0
0
1
7
7
1
0
0
0
.275
.383
.275
.658
52
BBB
SP
3
47
39
6
14
2
0
0
3
7
5
0
1
1
.359
.457
.410
.867
53
BBB
RP
4
45
42
6
13
2
0
1
1
2
3
1
0
0
.310
.356
.429
.784
54
BBB
RP
3
45
39
12
22
2
1
3
0
4
6
0
1
1
0
.333
.386
.667
1.053
55
BBB
SP
1
44
38
5
10
3
0
0
1
3
3
2
1
.263
.349
.342
.691
56
BBB
RP
1
43
34
3
5
0
0
0
1
7
2
0
2
1
.147
.293
.147
.440
57
BBB
SP
3
42
36
17
15
2
1
1
3
5
7
1
0
2
.417
.500
.611
1.111
58
BBB
SP
1
41
39
8
11
0
2
3
0
.282
.317
59
BBB
SP
2
38
33
4
12
1
4
1
0
.364
.432
60
BBB
SP
1
34
33
8
13
1
2
0
0
1
5
0
0
0
.394
.412
.545
.957
61
BBB
SP
1
33
32
5
7
2
1
0
0
1
4
0
0
0
.219
.242
.344
.586
62
BBB
SP
6
33
29
12
24
1
0
0
1
12
17
1
0
0
1
.103
.212
.138
.350
63
BBB
RP
2
33
26
7
8
0
6
3
0
.308
.438
64
BBB
SP
1
31
0
1
3
4
0
65
BBB
SP
1
23
18
5
7
1
0
0
0
2
2
2
1
0
.389
.500
.444
.944
66
BBB
RP
2
23
19
7
5
0
0
0
2
3
5
1
0
0
.263
.391
.263
.654
67
BBB
RP
1
23
3
5
3
1
0
68
BBB
RP
1
23
8
11
1
1
0
69
BBB
RP
2
19
17
3
6
2
0
0
0
0
4
0
2
0
.353
.353
.471
.824
70
BBB
RP
2
17
12
0
8
0
0
0
1
7
0
1
1
0
2
.333
.500
.333
.833
71
BBB
RP
1
16
12
3
3
0
1
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
.250
.438
.417
.854
72
BBB
RP
1
15
13
3
4
1
0
0
0
2
2
0
0
.308
.400
.385
.785
73
BBB
RP
1
14
11
5
4
1
1
0
1
3
1
0
0
.364
.500
.636
1.136
74
BBB
SP
1
12
10
5
5
1
0
1
0
1
1
0
1
0
.500
.545
.900
1.445
75
BBB
RP
1
10
9
2
4
1
0
1
0
1
1
0
0
0
.444
.500
.889
1.389
76
BBB
RP
1
10
9
2
2
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
.222
.300
.222
.522
77
BBB
SP
1
9
9
1
2
1
0
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
.222
.222
.333
.556
78
BBB
RP
1
5
5
0
2
0
0
0
0
.400
.400
79
BBB
RP
1
5
5
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.400
.600
1.000
80
BBB
RP
1
4
3
1
1
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.500
1.000
1.500
81
BBB
RP
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
82
BBB
RP
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
83
BBB
SP
5
15
22
11
17
1
84
BBB
RP
8
15
32
17
27
2
85
BBB
SP
4
10
19
13
11
1
86
BBB
RP
2
2
6
3
15
0
87
BBB
SP
1
1
4
2
1
0
88
BBB
RP
5
8
18
7
15
1
89
BBB
RP
2
5
12
5
4
0
90
BBB
RP
4
5
9
3
3
2
91
BBB
SP
1
1
2
7
4
0
92
BBB
SP
7
19
42
7
10
0
93
BBB
SP
3
8
17
4
7
0
94
BBB
SP
2
9
11
4
2
0
95
BBB
SP
9
37
54
14
25
2
96
BBB
RP
12
23
51
14
21
0
97
BBB
SP
8
25
42
17
24
0
98
BBB
SP
5
13
26
8
11
1
99
BBB
SP
2
10
13
3
8
1
100
BBB
RP
1
1
1
0
1
0
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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