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Kansas City Monarchs


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Record:
1224 - 735 - 23 (.625)

2 Negro League World Series Championships
10 League Championships

Top Hitter


Dobie
Moore

Top Pitcher


Bullet
Rogan

Leaders

Hits

# Player Years H
1
1922-1944
1076
2
1920-1934
870
3
1920-1938
749
4
1922-1935
691
5
1920-1926
670
6
1921-1945
645
7
1920-1934
569
8
1935-1948
544
9
1921-1927
500
10
1923-1927
379

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1920-1938
132
2
1923-1930
85
3
1936-1948
69
4
1925-1941
62
5
1920-1932
55
6
1928-1939
42
7
1922-1925
39
8
1920-1923
31
9
1920-1926
30
10
1935-1947
27


Fielding

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# Year Team Pos Lg Lg
1
KCM
RF
120
6
922.2
617
133
37
38
.953
.954
7.32
7.38
-10.3
-11.2
-7.6
2
KCM
CF
115
6
915.2
198
27
18
2
.926
.940
2.21
2.21
7.5
8.5
7.1
3
KCM
CF
114
6
921.2
138
22
11
3
.936
.929
1.56
1.73
-4.7
-5.2
-3.4
4
KCM
RF
101
100
868.1
157
9
8
0
.954
.950
1.72
1.75
14.3
16.5
15.6
5
KCM
RF
100
97
861.1
137
14
5
1
.968
.954
1.58
1.97
-6.3
-7.3
-8.6
6
KCM
CF
96
7
116.0
17
36
1
7
.981
.954
4.11
4.30
-1.7
-14.5
-1.7
7
KCM
LF
95
4
649.0
108
98
14
4
.936
.934
2.86
2.35
14.7
34.2
16.3
8
KCM
SS
94
94
826.1
225
394
32
54
.951
.918
6.74
5.67
30.4
36.8
30.4
9
KCM
1B
93
91
787.1
508
133
27
7
.960
.966
7.33
6.21
14.1
17.9
-1.8
10
KCM
RF
93
6
794.1
146
14
13
2
.925
.949
1.81
1.72
14.1
18.1
14.2
11
KCM
2B
91
7
116.0
159
4
1
8
.994
.977
12.65
11.70
0.5
4.5
0.5
12
KCM
RF
91
7
116.0
32
54
6
4
.935
.928
6.67
6.01
1.1
9.4
1.1
13
KCM
SS
90
8
70.0
23
30
4
2
.930
.913
6.81
6.09
1.1
16.1
1.1
14
KCM
LF
90
8
69.2
11
27
2
3
.950
.926
4.91
5.63
-0.0
-0.1
-0.0
15
KCM
2B
88
16
KCM
LF
88
7
116.0
18
2
0
0
1.000
.998
1.55
1.83
-2.9
-25.3
-3.1
17
KCM
CF
88
18
KCM
LF
88
19
KCM
LF
87
85
729.2
905
50
24
51
.975
.978
11.78
11.51
-3.2
-4.4
-3.1
20
KCM
RF
87
21
KCM
2B
86
8
70.0
99
3
1
3
.990
.989
13.11
12.21
1.7
23.7
1.7
22
KCM
CF
86
8
70.0
10
1
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.41
1.52
0.3
4.2
-0.1
23
KCM
SS
85
95.0
20
43
5
5
.926
.924
5.97
5.18
2.6
27.7
2.6
24
KCM
2B
84
95.0
25
36
2
5
.968
.971
5.78
6.42
-4.1
-43.5
-4.1
25
KCM
P
84
2
693.0
160
36
6
3
.970
.960
2.55
2.53
-1.2
-2.0
0.8
26
KCM
RF
84
6
710.2
144
247
24
29
.942
.945
4.95
5.07
6.0
8.5
5.8
27
KCM
CF
84
3
25.0
5
0
0
0
1.000
.976
1.80
3.02
-2.1
-86.0
-1.6
28
KCM
SS
83
6
734.0
205
277
38
33
.927
.918
5.91
4.91
21.8
29.6
21.8
29
KCM
C
83
37.1
34
5
1
2
.975
.969
9.40
8.46
2.0
54.7
1.0
30
KCM
LF
82
2
727.0
645
63
14
23
.981
.967
8.76
9.25
6.0
8.2
5.5
31
KCM
LF
82
2
727.0
136
13
5
1
.968
.950
1.84
1.75
1.9
2.6
0.5
32
KCM
SS
82
91.0
25
4
2
1
.935
.943
2.87
2.14
3.4
37.5
2.0
33
KCM
1B
81
3
699.1
890
52
19
40
.980
.978
12.12
11.28
5.3
7.6
5.3
34
KCM
CF
81
35
KCM
3B
81
95.0
9
16
3
1
.893
.917
2.37
2.61
2.2
22.7
2.2
36
KCM
LF
81
6
108.0
21
1
1
0
.957
.925
1.83
1.95
-1.8
-17.1
-1.7
37
KCM
1B
80
6
685.2
437
117
11
9
.981
.968
7.27
6.73
6.0
8.7
-0.5
38
KCM
LF
79
70.0
13
1
1
0
.933
.949
1.80
1.80
-0.7
-9.7
-0.8
39
KCM
3B
79
40
KCM
SS
79
707.0
97
185
22
11
.928
.923
3.59
3.72
8.1
11.5
8.1
41
KCM
C
78
95.0
48
6
1
2
.982
.944
5.12
5.56
-2.3
-24.5
0.0
42
KCM
RF
78
2
556.1
80
83
2
4
.988
.953
2.64
2.51
2.4
6.7
2.2
43
KCM
SS
77
8
70.0
7
18
0
0
1.000
.966
3.21
3.63
-1.3
-19.0
-1.3
44
KCM
3B
76
6
604.1
70
148
21
12
.912
.928
3.25
3.81
-8.4
-14.0
-8.7
45
KCM
3B
76
665.1
62
131
14
6
.932
.924
2.61
2.95
-1.0
-1.5
-1.0
46
KCM
LF
76
47
KCM
3B
76
623.2
96
131
17
9
.930
.917
3.28
3.39
-4.0
-6.4
-4.0
48
KCM
RF
75
8
62.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
0.29
0.71
-1.6
-25.4
-1.6
49
KCM
LF
75
625.1
123
8
8
2
.942
.943
1.89
1.60
15.9
25.5
16.3
50
KCM
RF
75
51
KCM
C
75
52
KCM
SS
74
647.1
193
261
29
35
.940
.921
6.31
5.70
14.7
22.7
14.7
53
KCM
2B
74
54
KCM
SS
74
55
KCM
3B
74
0
56
KCM
CF
73
530.1
125
23
11
4
.931
.955
2.51
2.93
-6.9
-13.0
-4.5
57
KCM
CF
73
598.2
137
6
4
0
.973
.963
2.15
2.52
-5.9
-9.8
-3.7
58
KCM
RF
73
6
559.0
137
32
9
2
.949
.959
2.72
3.02
2.0
3.6
-0.8
59
KCM
LF
73
11
70.0
11
0
1
0
.917
.976
1.41
2.59
-4.9
-70.1
-4.3
60
KCM
1B
72
620.1
777
27
10
48
.988
.983
11.66
11.24
8.5
13.7
8.5
61
KCM
2B
71
62
KCM
RF
70
6
553.0
349
80
10
4
.977
.965
6.98
6.51
9.0
16.3
-0.0
63
KCM
1B
70
71.0
91
4
2
3
.979
.977
12.04
12.03
-0.2
-2.4
-0.2
64
KCM
3B
69
67
599.2
71
112
14
6
.929
.926
2.75
3.19
-1.5
-2.4
-1.5
65
KCM
3B
69
66
KCM
2B
69
2
549.2
104
154
25
13
.912
.924
4.22
4.80
-6.5
-12.9
-6.3
67
KCM
2B
69
68
KCM
LF
68
504.1
337
46
10
17
.975
.957
6.83
7.00
-1.5
-3.0
-0.0
69
KCM
2B
67
70
KCM
C
67
8
69.2
40
11
1
0
.981
.977
6.59
5.44
2.3
32.9
0.0
71
KCM
CF
67
65
589.2
80
6
1
0
.989
.954
1.31
2.07
-16.5
-28.0
-15.5
72
KCM
CF
67
569.1
175
151
12
16
.964
.946
5.15
5.48
-6.9
-12.0
-6.5
73
KCM
LF
66
60
518.2
84
41
7
5
.947
.930
2.17
2.39
4.3
8.2
4.0
74
KCM
2B
66
44
443.2
59
87
3
1
.980
.949
2.96
2.87
2.9
15.4
3.7
75
KCM
RF
66
13
34.0
5
11
1
0
.941
.959
4.24
3.09
0.5
55.0
0.5
76
KCM
3B
65
5
505.2
104
125
16
10
.935
.920
4.08
3.66
8.6
17.8
8.5
77
KCM
C
65
2
539.1
346
61
10
5
.976
.971
6.79
6.67
-6.4
-11.9
0.0
78
KCM
3B
64
7
116.0
6
32
3
1
.927
.927
2.95
2.94
1.0
8.4
1.0
79
KCM
SS
64
548.0
150
216
33
28
.917
.908
6.01
5.15
22.7
41.4
22.7
80
KCM
LF
64
439.2
72
91
6
13
.964
.950
3.34
3.83
-0.4
-1.3
0.7
81
KCM
1B
63
15
82
KCM
LF
62
83
KCM
C
61
6
108.0
60
19
0
4
1.000
.971
6.58
6.52
-0.1
-1.0
0.0
84
KCM
LF
61
85
KCM
2B
60
59
502.2
135
183
15
34
.955
.928
5.69
5.26
15.4
30.7
15.4
86
KCM
SS
60
52
482.1
108
173
34
23
.892
.937
5.24
5.52
-4.8
-9.9
-4.8
87
KCM
3B
60
60
516.2
47
92
20
5
.874
.896
2.42
2.72
5.6
10.8
5.6
88
KCM
1B
60
89
KCM
1B
60
3
81.0
16
1
0
0
1.000
.982
1.89
2.05
-1.8
-22.0
-1.5
90
KCM
1B
59
91
KCM
2B
59
54
471.2
69
5
3
2
.961
.956
1.41
1.70
-0.7
-1.6
0.6
92
KCM
LF
59
93
KCM
CF
58
93.2
16
6
4
0
.846
.928
2.11
2.51
-2.2
-33.4
-1.3
94
KCM
PH
56
95
KCM
LF
55
96
KCM
1B
55
48
418.1
361
42
4
3
.990
.969
8.67
7.68
9.1
21.8
-0.3
97
KCM
LF
54
98
KCM
SS
54
2
458.2
117
138
18
11
.934
.919
5.00
4.94
0.3
0.7
0.6
99
KCM
CF
54
100
KCM
CF
53
442.2
121
9
5
1
.963
.952
2.64
2.45
8.6
19.5
8.5
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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