Kansas City Monarchs Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Kansas City Monarchs


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Record:
949 - 585 - 23 (.619)

2 Negro League World Series Championships
9 League Championships

Top Hitter


Dobie
Moore

Top Pitcher


Bullet
Rogan

Leaders

Hits

# Player Years H
1
1920-1934
691
2
1920-1925
639
3
1923-1944
612
4
1920-1938
529
5
1935-1947
456
6
1921-1945
431
7
1922-1935
391
8
1922-1924
356
9
1921-1925
353
10
1938-1947
292

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1920-1938
102
2
1937-1947
65
3
1920-1923
51
4
1922-1925
38
5
1923-1928
33
6
1920-1923
31
7
1920-1925
27
8
1935-1947
27
9
1928-1939
25
10
1941-1946
24


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
1937-1947
RP
21
9
.684
43
25
0
16
2
3
247.0
93
71
219
5
46
168
2
0
4
1,011
2.60
150
5
1920-1938
SP
22
9
.699
38
30
0
26
3
3
279.2
115
86
245
7
76
169
6
0
6
1,159
2.77
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
17
13
.573
39
29
0
22
1
2
269.2
134
97
266
7
63
144
2
0
9
1,128
3.23
127
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
1920-1925
RP
19
6
.750
47
21
0
10
1
3
215.1
109
83
219
8
42
94
1
0
6
923
3.45
118
10
1942-1947
SP
18
9
.654
37
31
0
19
2
1
253.1
134
100
248
0
77
171
0
0
9
1,108
3.57
114
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
.521
40
28
0
16
1
1
240.1
127
102
252
6
78
102
2
0
8
1,069
3.80
108
13
1920-1923
SP
17
14
.544
39
29
0
20
2
2
252.2
134
100
245
9
80
126
5
0
14
1,100
3.55
107
14
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
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

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James