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Record:
939 - 530 - 42 (.639)

3 Negro League World Series Championships
9 League Championships

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

Plate Appearances

# Player Years PA
1
1935-1947
2842
2
1925-1947
2798
3
1934-1948
2728
4
1930-1946
1976
5
1939-1948
1742
6
1935-1946
1419
7
1932-1945
1316
8
1935-1945
1193
9
1940-1946
1061
10
1931-1945
1059

Games Started

# Player Years GS
1
1932-1945
142
2
1936-1945
74
3
1941-1947
56
4
1925-1932
53
5
1936-1945
52
6
1921-1935
48
7
1935-1948
43
8
1926-1933
41
9
1938-1943
39
10
1932-1937
35


Player List

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Hall of Famers:



Bats:


Throws:




# Years Pos B T
1
1948-1948
P
10
31.0
5'10"
185
R
R
9/15/1912 (Spartanburg, SC)
3/6/1999 (East Orange, NJ)
2
1937-1937
P
0.1
R
R
3
1922-1922
SS
14
R
8/23/1900 (Pittsburgh, PA)
7/1988 (Pittsburgh, PA)
4
1932-1932
2B
154
5'8"
160
R
R
5/19/1901 (Austin, TX)
6/9/1988 (Cincinnati, OH)
5
1943-1943
P
1
2.1
175
L
R
1/25/1913 (Brevard, NC)
6
1944-1944
P
2
4.1
7
1932-1934
LF
114
6'3"
190
L
L
12/23/1906 (Burnsville, AL)
7/1964 (death place unknown)
8
1947-1947
C
44
6'0"
170
R
R
1921 (Havana, Cuba)
9
1939-1948
SS
1742
1.2
5'8"
175
R
R
9/18/1910 (Sulligent, AL)
7/24/1976 (Pittsburgh, PA)
10
1922-1922
LF
5
5'11"
176
L
R
1/5/1888 (Charlottesville, VA)
10/21/1959 (Bridgeport, CT)
11
1940-1940
C
14
6'0"
170
R
R
5/5/1918 (Ruleville, MS)
5/7/2003 (El Paso, TX)
12
1936-1936
C
62
6'3"
225
B
R
8/5/1910 (Baton Rouge, LA)
2/27/1981 (Los Angeles, CA)
13
1944-1945
3B
240
1.0
5'11"
155
R
R
3/17/1918 (Rocky Mount, NC)
3/1/1973 (Rocky Mount, NC)
14
1926-1935
3B
337
5'11"
200
R
R
1/10/1900 (Louisville, KY)
1/4/1956 (New York, NY)
15
1932-1946
LF
992
5'9"
157
B
L
5/17/1903 (Starkville, MS)
3/7/1991 (St. Louis, MO)
16
1948-1948
P
2
6.1
L
1921 (birthplace unknown)
17
1932-1932
CF
27
27.0
5'7"
170
R
R
8/31/1897 (Hallettsville, TX)
3/16/1969 (El Campo, TX)
18
1935-1947
CF
2842
5'9"
165
B
R
11/9/1909 (Montgomery, AL)
11/23/1974 (Detroit, MI)
19
1933-1937
3B
256
5'11"
165
R
R
8/2/1902 (Bessemer, AL)
7/1979 (Pittsburgh, PA)
20
1941-1941
-
6'0"
180
R
R
3/25/1914 (Mobile, AL)
12/17/1995 (Mobile, AL)
21
1942-1948
P
47
123.1
6'3"
215
L
R
7/31/1921 (East Carnegie, PA)
1/12/1996 (Richmond, VA)
22
1945-1945
P
7
16.0
6'2"
174
5/25/1919 (Cedartown, GA)
6/1967 (death place unknown)
23
1936-1936
3B
7
24
1944-1944
P
2
4.0
6'2"
202
L
25
1948-1948
RF
18
6'4"
205
R
R
7/4/1918 (Dearing, GA)
7/2/2002 (Dayton, OH)
26
1918-1921
RF
18
5'11"
185
3/24/1890 (Pittsburgh, PA)
27
1924-1924
P
6
11.0
R
R
1/19/1957 (Cleveland, OH)
28
1926-1940
P
283
338.1
5'8"
175
R
R
7/6/1895 (Lexington, KY)
1/1981 (Erie, PA)
29
1933-1941
C
45
5'8"
165
L
R
6/3/1904 (New Orleans, LA)
11/1971 (Bronx, NY)
30
1918-1922
LF
12
31
1939-1939
C
5
32
1932-1945
P
1316
1371.2
6'1"
195
B
R
2/23/1908 (McDonald Township, OH)
2/8/1965 (Dayton, OH)
33
1924-1924
SS
26
5'8"
R
7/18/1899 (Sparrows Point, MD)
9/13/1951 (Washington, DC)
34
1947-1948
2B
253
6'1"
170
R
R
9/26/1924 (Pittsburgh, PA)
1/23/1990 (Pittsburgh, PA)
35
1934-1935
RF
98
5'6"
160
L
R
6/23/1907 (Salisbury, MD)
8/30/1989 (Philadelphia, PA)
36
1936-1936
3B
9
6'0"
175
R
R
1910 (birthplace unknown)
37
1931-1934
C
55
5'9"
170
B
R
12/24/1899 (Houston, TX)
2/9/1962 (Los Angeles, CA)
38
1945-1945
SS
4
39
1945-1945
3B
2
5'8"
142
R
R
8/27/1919 (Sparta, GA)
12/30/1972 (Atlanta, GA)
40
1928-1928
C
34
41
1918-1921
1B
33
6/1/1887 (St. David, IL)
1/29/1929 (Smith Township, PA)
42
1922-1944
2B
545
36.1
5'10"
180
R
R
3/6/1902 (Norfolk, VA)
12/3/1981 (Fort Myers, FL)
43
1935-1946
2B
1419
5'6"
145
R
R
2/5/1910 (Wenonah, AL)
11/18/1972 (Pittsburgh, PA)
44
1940-1940
P
0.0
45
1942-1945
P
115
269.0
5'9"
170
L
R
12/8/1902 (Harpersville, AL)
1/23/1974 (Birmingham, AL)
46
1946-1946
P
2
5.2
47
1926-1931
1B
486
5'8"
185
L
L
10/14/1896 (Indianapolis, IN)
10/5/1954 (Philadelphia, PA)
48
1934-1934
P
1
3.2
49
1943-1943
RF
11
6'0"
180
L
R
12/24/1912 (Tampa, FL)
1/28/1973 (Los Angeles, CA)
50
1942-1942
SS
9
5'11"
210
R
R
3/13/1915 (Hopkins, SC)
1/18/1989 (Jeannette, PA)
51
1947-1947
LF
2
52
1948-1948
C
50
6'0"
200
R
R
1/16/1924 (Clairton, PA)
5/4/1990 (Brantford, Canada)
53
1932-1932
CF
54
5'4"
165
R
R
7/20/1904 (Caddo, AR)
10/1979 (Schenectady, NY)
54
1930-1930
P
41
45.1
R
R
8/2/1902 (Memphis, TN)
2/13/1944 (Schenectady, NY)
55
1937-1937
3B
17
5'7"
170
R
R
8/31/1913 (Richmond, VA)
2/12/1994 (Palm Bay, FL)
56
1945-1945
3B
23
R
R
57
1939-1939
CF
51
58
1944-1944
1B
5
6'3"
188
R
R
7/3/1917 (Piper, AL)
5/21/1997 (Birmingham, AL)
59
1937-1942
P
6
13.2
5'9"
170
R
R
10/30/1916 (Alexandria, VA)
3/14/1995 (Baltimore, MD)
60
1929-1929
2B
2
R
61
1927-1928
SS
130
17.0
6'2"
195
R
R
5/25/1905 (Cidra, Cuba)
5/20/1971 (Cienfuegos, Cuba)
62
1924-1924
P
4
9.0
6'0"
180
R
R
3/13/1890 (Birmingham, AL)
6/30/1961 (Campbell, OH)
63
1936-1936
RF
119
5'11"
185
R
R
9/15/1902 (Kingston, GA)
7/20/1944 (Detroit, MI)
64
1936-1936
C
1
65
1947-1947
2B
13
R
R
66
1935-1939
C
406
5'9"
160
L
R
9/24/1906 (Picayune, MS)
1/5/1991 (Lumberton, MS)
67
1933-1938
P
134
201.1
5'11"
180
R
R
3/23/1912 (Lenoir, NC)
3/26/1979 (Cincinnati, OH)
68
1932-1932
C
23
6'0"
175
R
R
2/14/1901 (Kansas City, MO)
12/4/1973 (Kansas City, MO)
69
1947-1948
LF
419
6'4"
240
L
R
8/4/1915 (Jonestown, MS)
3/29/1979 (Euclid, OH)
70
1940-1946
3B
1061
5'10"
175
B
R
11/26/1911 (Mount Olive, MS)
9/6/1993 (Collins, MS)
71
1932-1932
C
80
6'0"
175
B
R
9/16/1896 (Roanoke, VA)
9/1980 (Baltimore, MD)
72
1940-1940
P
4
8.0
5'8"
141
R
1/26/1911 (Darby, PA)
11/15/1989 (Richmond, VA)
73
1930-1933
RF
528
6'0"
160
B
R
3/30/1899 (Louisville, KY)
8/23/1986 (Los Angeles, CA)
74
1948-1948
P
5
10.0
75
1934-1934
P
1
1.1
76
1928-1930
C
375
6'2"
200
L
R
1/31/1903 (Massillon, OH)
9/1/1979 (Schenectady, NY)
77
1941-1941
P
1
5.2
78
1939-1940
P
21
44.1
5'11"
180
L
11/6/1913 (Empire, AL)
79
1940-1948
3B
227
203.2
6'3"
215
R
R
8/2/1922 (Manassas, VA)
6/4/2004 (Manassas, VA)
80
1918-1918
RF
1
81
1924-1924
C
19
R
R
8/4/1895 (Foreman, OK)
8/23/1940 (Kansas City, MO)
82
1931-1931
P
42
96.0
6'0"
190
B
L
6/12/1904 (Calvert, TX)
9/16/1978 (Lorman, MS)
83
1948-1948
SS
53
5'7"
170
R
R
1/18/1922 (Lake Charles, LA)
12/3/1994 (Kansas City, MO)
84
1928-1928
CF
104
5'7"
160
L
R
9/27/1895 (Russellville, AR)
3/28/1977 (Chicago, IL)
85
1948-1948
3B
70
6'0"
180
R
R
6/1/1920 (Selma, AL)
6/4/2011 (Daytona Beach, FL)
86
1932-1948
C
559
0.2
6'1"
185
R
R
3/19/1910 (Chattanooga, TN)
2/11/2000 (Pittsburgh, PA)
87
1934-1934
P
3
2.2
6'2"
165
R
R
2/1/1915 (Buena Vista, GA)
3/16/1952 (Pittsburgh, PA)
88
1930-1946
C
1976
6'1"
213
R
R
12/21/1911 (Buena Vista, GA)
1/20/1947 (Pittsburgh, PA)
89
1934-1935
SS
4
90
1932-1932
1B
161
6'2"
180
L
R
5/2/1909 (Junction City, KS)
3/3/1992 (Topeka, KS)
91
1933-1933
1B
39
R
R
92
1934-1936
P
93
128.0
5'9"
156
L
L
12/11/1899 (birthplace unknown)
93
1921-1921
SS
6
R
R
2/4/1900 (Pittsburgh, PA)
10/19/1934 (Pittsburgh, PA)
94
1924-1930
RF
429
5'11"
195
L
6/14/1896 (Proctorville, NC)
12/2/1967 (Pittsburgh, PA)
95
1924-1927
CF
91
L
L
96
1936-1936
C
1
5'11"
190
R
R
10/17/1911 (Stone Mountain, GA)
7/19/1989 (Stone Mountain, GA)
97
1946-1947
P
20
46.1
5'11"
173
R
R
4/6/1922 (Raleigh, WV)
8/25/1998 (Cleveland, OH)
98
1918-1921
P
7
23.2
5'10"
172
R
6/15/1888 (Pittsburgh, PA)
2/13/1951 (New York, NY)
99
1940-1942
P
74
118.0
5'10"
180
L
L
100
1938-1938
P
6
16.0
R
2/27/1911 (Indianapolis, IN)
8/30/1977 (Indianapolis, IN)

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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