Kansas City Monarchs Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Kansas City Monarchs


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Record:
955 - 591 - 23 (.618)

2 Negro League World Series Championships
9 League Championships

Top Hitter


Dobie
Moore

Top Pitcher


Bullet
Rogan

Leaders

Runs Scored

# Player Years R
1
1920-1934
444
2
1920-1925
375
3
1922-1944
362
4
1935-1948
297
5
1920-1938
289
6
1921-1945
276
7
1922-1935
221
8
1922-1924
202
9
1921-1925
201
10
1938-1948
181

Games Started

# Player Years GS
1
1920-1938
143
2
1920-1923
88
3
1937-1948
84
4
1935-1947
74
5
1922-1925
71
6
1920-1923
54
7
1923-1928
51
8
1942-1948
42
9
1921-1925
36
10
1928-1939
32


Pitching

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Players
# Years Role
1
1935-1947
SP
12
9
.563
36
32
0
7
2
1
179.0
58
41
143
3
34
167
2
0
3
645
2.05
186
2
1928-1939
SP
21
9
.694
41
27
0
18
3
2
244.1
89
68
211
3
35
137
3
0
8
955
2.50
157
3
1937-1942
RP
18
8
.692
43
25
0
9
0
1
234.0
91
67
177
0
60
191
11
0
4
752
2.58
150
4
1937-1948
RP
20
10
.680
43
25
0
16
2
2
246.0
95
72
220
5
48
167
2
0
4
1,009
2.65
149
5
1920-1938
SP
22
10
.687
38
30
0
26
3
3
279.0
116
86
246
7
76
170
7
0
6
1,158
2.78
145
6
1923-1928
SP
19
8
.688
39
29
0
19
2
2
262.0
114
91
247
6
64
88
1
0
6
1,082
3.13
129
7
1920-1923
SP
18
12
.587
39
29
0
22
1
2
270.1
133
96
266
7
62
144
2
0
9
1,129
3.20
128
8
1941-1946
RP
21
8
.727
47
21
0
16
3
5
263.2
103
86
233
0
71
176
2
0
2
1,228
2.93
127
9
1942-1948
SP
19
7
.722
37
31
0
20
2
1
262.0
126
96
254
3
70
182
1
0
14
1,155
3.29
124
10
1920-1925
RP
19
6
.757
47
21
0
10
1
3
219.1
110
84
223
8
43
97
1
0
5
940
3.44
119
11
1940-1945
RP
16
9
.643
41
27
0
13
3
2
221.0
110
84
234
9
66
114
3
0
8
1,061
3.43
110
12
1922-1925
SP
16
14
.520
40
28
0
17
1
1
241.2
128
103
253
7
78
103
2
0
8
1,075
3.83
107
13
1921-1925
RP
12
11
.531
42
26
0
12
2
1
214.1
110
94
199
7
60
73
3
0
5
904
3.96
106
14
1920-1923
SP
16
14
.544
39
29
0
20
2
2
252.1
136
101
245
10
81
125
5
0
14
1,100
3.62
105
15
1935-1940
SP
15
8
.654
41
27
0
10
2
0
189.2
105
86
189
8
77
110
4
0
13
879
4.08
94
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = 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

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