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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

Runs Batted In

# Player Years RBI
1
1920-1934
493
2
1922-1944
460
3
1920-1938
454
4
1920-1926
387
5
1922-1935
387
6
1935-1948
357
7
1921-1945
311
8
1920-1934
310
9
1922-1924
256
10
1921-1927
191

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
1928-1930
27


Advanced Pitching

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Hall of Famers:



Throws:





# Years Role
1
1920-1938
SP
1637.0
1.15
14.9%
6.5%
2.30
0.6%
2
1923-1930
SP
1093.2
1.13
10.0%
5.6%
1.79
0.6%
3
1925-1941
SP
879.1
1.21
11.8%
7.4%
1.60
1.0%
4
1936-1948
RP
850.1
1.09
16.9%
5.0%
3.38
0.5%
5
1920-1932
SP
840.2
1.21
12.7%
5.5%
2.32
0.7%
6
1922-1925
SP
606.0
1.37
9.8%
7.5%
1.31
0.6%
7
1920-1923
SP
475.0
1.29
11.4%
7.4%
1.54
0.9%
8
1928-1939
SP
471.1
1.16
14.3%
6.0%
2.37
0.3%
9
1935-1947
SP
429.0
0.99
23.7%
4.9%
4.88
0.4%
10
1921-1926
SP
372.2
1.29
7.2%
6.8%
1.06
0.8%
11
1920-1926
RP
354.1
1.22
10.4%
4.6%
2.26
0.8%
12
1942-1948
SP
352.2
1.24
16.2%
6.2%
2.61
0.2%
13
1928-1930
SP
328.0
1.37
15.9%
8.2%
1.94
0.5%
14
1941-1946
RP
309.0
1.16
16.1%
6.6%
2.44
0.0%
15
1935-1940
RP
252.0
1.41
13.9%
9.4%
1.47
1.1%
16
1940-1945
RP
249.1
1.36
11.8%
6.9%
1.72
0.8%
17
1937-1942
RP
244.0
0.99
21.2%
6.3%
3.36
0.0%
18
1925-1932
SP
243.2
1.18
10.2%
5.5%
1.85
0.0%
19
1930-1937
RP
200.1
1.28
13.8%
6.8%
2.02
0.3%
20
1939-1943
RP
187.1
0.97
15.4%
4.6%
3.35
0.0%
21
1930-1938
RP
173.1
1.41
14.3%
5.9%
2.42
0.9%
22
1941-1948
RP
164.0
1.46
15.5%
10.6%
1.47
1.9%
23
1941-1948
RP
147.2
1.22
13.6%
8.7%
1.57
0.7%
24
1922-1923
SP
144.1
1.42
10.7%
9.1%
1.18
0.3%
25
1920-1921
RP
137.0
1.29
12.0%
6.3%
1.92
0.0%
26
1931-1939
SP
134.1
1.21
17.0%
4.3%
4.00
1.2%
27
1927-1927
SP
133.1
1.27
6.8%
7.3%
0.93
28
1937-1938
RP
108.2
1.24
18.8%
6.4%
2.93
2.2%
29
1920-1921
RP
108.1
1.47
4.9%
6.2%
0.80
0.6%
30
1928-1929
SP
95.1
1.30
9.1%
9.3%
0.97
0.0%
31
1944-1947
RP
93.2
1.81
10.3%
13.6%
0.76
4.3%
32
1943-1947
RP
93.2
1.26
11.2%
9.1%
1.22
0.6%
33
1924-1924
RP
88.1
1.17
6.6%
7.7%
0.86
0.0%
34
1927-1927
SP
65.0
1.25
7.7%
4.4%
1.75
35
1938-1940
RP
54.1
1.44
15.0%
10.8%
1.38
0.0%
36
1921-1924
RP
44.2
1.30
12.0%
7.9%
1.53
0.5%
37
1947-1948
SP
44.0
1.59
20.8%
20.8%
1.00
0.0%
38
1947-1948
SP
44.0
1.75
14.7%
10.4%
1.41
0.5%
39
1936-1937
SP
43.1
1.18
12.1%
5.5%
2.20
0.0%
40
1940-1946
SP
40.2
1.30
16.2%
4.0%
4.00
41
1939-1941
RP
36.2
1.45
13.1%
10.0%
1.31
42
1938-1939
RP
34.2
1.99
14.4%
9.8%
1.47
0.0%
43
1942-1943
RP
33.1
1.74
10.3%
19.1%
0.54
0.0%
44
1927-1927
SP
30.1
1.38
10.5%
6.8%
1.56
45
1927-1927
RP
29.1
1.16
15.8%
3.3%
4.75
46
1947-1947
RP
26.2
1.73
13.6%
9.8%
1.38
1.5%
47
1944-1945
RP
26.1
1.06
8.6%
7.6%
1.13
48
1932-1932
SP
23.0
1.22
18.0%
5.0%
3.60
0.0%
49
1936-1936
SP
23.0
1.09
25.5%
6.4%
4.00
0.0%
50
1926-1926
SP
22.2
1.10
10.8%
6.5%
1.67
51
1927-1927
RP
20.0
1.80
4.3%
9.6%
0.44
52
1926-1926
SP
20.0
1.20
2.4%
9.6%
0.25
53
1931-1931
RP
18.0
1.50
20.5%
7.7%
2.67
1.3%
54
1928-1928
RP
16.2
1.32
2.9%
13.0%
0.22
0.0%
55
1927-1927
RP
16.0
1.50
14.1%
9.9%
1.43
56
1924-1925
SP
16.0
1.63
4.2%
13.9%
0.30
57
1931-1931
SP
16.0
1.25
26.2%
12.3%
2.13
0.0%
58
1924-1924
RP
15.2
1.34
11.8%
10.3%
1.14
0.0%
59
1924-1924
SP
15.2
1.47
7.2%
11.6%
0.63
60
1922-1926
SP
14.1
1.95
10.1%
10.1%
1.00
0.0%
61
1944-1944
SP
13.2
1.61
11.3%
17.7%
0.64
62
1926-1926
SP
13.0
1.23
7.4%
9.3%
0.80
63
1920-1920
RP
12.2
2.21
10.8%
15.4%
0.70
0.0%
64
1920-1920
SP
12.1
2.59
4.5%
25.4%
0.18
0.0%
65
1948-1948
SP
12.1
2.03
4.8%
9.5%
0.50
1.6%
66
1938-1938
RP
12.0
1.00
28.3%
2.2%
13.00
2.2%
67
1920-1921
RP
11.1
1.59
9.1%
5.5%
1.67
1.8%
68
1942-1943
SP
11.0
0.91
21.4%
9.5%
2.25
0.0%
69
1922-1922
SP
10.2
1.69
16.0%
10.0%
1.60
0.0%
70
1938-1938
SP
10.0
1.00
15.8%
10.5%
1.50
0.0%
71
1944-1945
RP
9.0
2.46
4.0%
12.0%
0.33
72
1935-1936
SP
9.0
2.33
22.0%
12.0%
1.83
6.0%
73
1930-1930
RP
9.0
1.00
0.0%
11.4%
0.00
74
1934-1934
SP
8.2
2.19
6.3%
6.3%
1.00
2.1%
75
1933-1934
RP
8.2
1.85
14.3%
7.1%
2.00
0.0%
76
1921-1921
SP
8.2
1.96
9.8%
12.2%
0.80
2.4%
77
1932-1932
SP
8.0
2.13
5.1%
15.4%
0.33
0.0%
78
1937-1937
SP
8.0
0.63
35.7%
7.1%
5.00
0.0%
79
1932-1932
SP
8.0
1.88
2.4%
7.1%
0.33
0.0%
80
1937-1937
RP
7.0
1.43
11.8%
8.8%
1.33
0.0%
81
1925-1925
SP
7.0
2.00
2.9%
22.9%
0.13
82
1943-1943
SP
7.0
0.29
30.4%
4.3%
7.00
0.0%
83
1921-1921
SP
6.1
2.84
2.6%
21.1%
0.13
2.6%
84
1930-1930
RP
5.2
3.35
8.3%
16.7%
0.50
85
1923-1923
RP
5.0
2.00
20.0%
8.0%
2.50
0.0%
86
1947-1947
SP
5.0
1.80
16.7%
8.3%
2.00
0.0%
87
1923-1923
RP
5.0
1.20
4.5%
4.5%
1.00
0.0%
88
1931-1931
RP
4.1
0.69
12.5%
6.3%
2.00
0.0%
89
1939-1939
SP
4.0
1.25
11.8%
11.8%
1.00
90
1921-1921
SP
3.1
1.50
0.0%
35.7%
0.00
0.0%
91
1941-1941
SP
3.1
1.80
0.0%
6.3%
0.00
92
1927-1927
RP
3.0
0.67
9.1%
0.0%
93
1936-1936
SP
3.0
3.33
5.6%
11.1%
0.50
0.0%
94
1937-1937
RP
3.0
1.33
7.7%
0.0%
0.0%
95
1936-1936
RP
3.0
0.67
11.1%
0.0%
0.0%
96
1935-1935
SP
2.1
1.71
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
97
1939-1939
RP
2.0
1.00
25.0%
0.0%
98
1922-1922
SP
1.1
3.75
0.0%
33.3%
0.00
0.0%
99
1938-1938
RP
1.0
2.00
20.0%
20.0%
1.00
0.0%
100
1937-1937
RP
1.0
2.00
20.0%
20.0%
1.00
0.0%
* = 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