Birmingham Black Barons Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Birmingham Black Barons


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Record:
486 - 532 - 18 (.477)

3 League Championships

Top Hitter


Piper
Davis

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
1942-1948
612
6
1923-1925
599
7
1940-1947
598
8
1923-1928
596
9
1923-1928
581
10
1938-1946
531

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
1941-1945
9
7
1928-1928
9
8
1940-1944
9
9
1946-1948
9
10
1943-1945
8


Opponent's Batting

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Throws:





# Year Team
1
133
3104
2828
415
777
121
36
34
83
170
366
24
82
43
.275
.321
.379
.700
2
141
2955
510
753
254
272
12
3
72
1821
1639
202
392
52
25
8
36
142
221
14
26
.239
.305
.316
.621
4
62
1656
1483
212
379
6
115
152
14
.256
.315
5
51
1117
1013
132
268
41
13
10
14
87
166
5
11
22
.265
.326
.360
.686
6
50
1011
872
171
236
36
11
6
37
110
105
5
24
14
.271
.356
.358
.713
7
30
797
722
143
212
18
25
13
18
56
94
6
13
12
.294
.349
.442
.791
8
23
500
452
68
138
13
12
6
10
36
55
6
6
5
.305
.364
.427
.791
9
46
199
168
143
251
4
1
3
4
89
108
7
4
3
4
.274
.359
.363
.722
10
115
365
704
178
395
14
11
46
109
209
47
94
7
12
32
82
142
45
85
6
13
55
120
243
71
123
9
14
40
111
186
64
89
5
15
11
31
79
17
49
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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