Kansas City Monarchs Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Kansas City Monarchs


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Record:
966 - 597 - 23 (.618)

2 Negro League World Series Championships
9 League Championships

Top Hitter


Dobie
Moore

Top Pitcher


Bullet
Rogan

Leaders

Homeruns

# Player Years HR
1
1935-1948
51
2
1920-1934
42
3
1920-1938
41
4
1922-1924
39
5
1920-1925
36
6
1920-1922
24
7
1937-1947
21
8
1922-1935
15
9
1943-1948
13
10
1931-1940
12

Strikeouts

# Player Years SO
1
1920-1938
812
2
1937-1948
560
3
1920-1923
443
4
1935-1947
388
5
1922-1925
258
6
1942-1948
243
7
1920-1923
235
8
1941-1946
204
9
1937-1942
188
10
1928-1939
167


Advanced Pitching

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Hall of Famers:



Throws:





# Years Role
1
1920-1938
SP
1330.1
1.15
14.8%
6.6%
2.24
0.6%
2
1920-1923
SP
831.2
1.21
12.8%
5.5%
2.32
0.7%
3
1937-1948
RP
825.1
1.09
16.8%
4.9%
3.46
0.5%
4
1922-1925
SP
604.1
1.37
9.9%
7.5%
1.32
0.6%
5
1920-1923
SP
475.0
1.29
11.4%
7.4%
1.54
0.9%
6
1923-1928
SP
466.1
1.19
8.2%
5.9%
1.39
0.5%
7
1935-1947
SP
416.1
0.99
23.7%
4.9%
4.85
0.5%
8
1942-1948
SP
350.2
1.24
16.2%
6.3%
2.59
0.2%
9
1920-1925
RP
319.1
1.22
10.6%
4.7%
2.24
0.8%
10
1928-1939
SP
308.0
1.03
13.6%
4.0%
3.41
0.3%
11
1941-1946
RP
306.2
1.15
16.2%
6.5%
2.49
0.0%
12
1921-1925
RP
293.1
1.21
8.2%
6.7%
1.22
0.8%
13
1940-1945
RP
247.0
1.36
11.9%
6.9%
1.72
0.9%
14
1937-1942
RP
230.2
1.01
20.5%
6.4%
3.19
0.0%
15
1925-1941
SP
226.0
1.35
9.7%
6.8%
1.42
1.4%
16
1935-1940
SP
209.1
1.40
13.1%
9.2%
1.42
0.9%
17
1939-1943
RP
187.1
0.97
15.4%
4.6%
3.35
0.0%
18
1941-1948
RP
155.0
1.48
15.3%
10.8%
1.41
2.2%
19
1925-1925
SP
150.1
1.12
11.9%
6.9%
1.74
0.0%
20
1941-1948
RP
147.2
1.22
13.6%
8.7%
1.57
0.7%
21
1922-1923
SP
144.1
1.42
10.7%
9.1%
1.18
0.3%
22
1920-1921
RP
137.0
1.29
12.0%
6.3%
1.92
0.0%
23
1920-1921
RP
108.1
1.47
4.9%
6.2%
0.80
0.6%
24
1937-1938
RP
99.0
1.24
17.5%
6.1%
2.88
2.4%
25
1928-1928
SP
95.0
1.24
19.0%
9.5%
2.00
0.5%
26
1943-1947
RP
93.2
1.26
11.2%
9.1%
1.22
0.6%
27
1944-1947
RP
93.2
1.81
10.3%
13.6%
0.76
4.3%
28
1924-1924
RP
88.1
1.17
6.6%
7.7%
0.86
0.0%
29
1931-1939
RP
81.1
1.32
13.6%
4.8%
2.82
1.4%
30
1931-1937
RP
80.0
1.06
13.2%
5.5%
2.39
0.3%
31
1937-1938
RP
71.2
1.30
20.3%
6.1%
3.32
1.0%
32
1938-1940
RP
54.1
1.44
15.0%
10.8%
1.38
0.0%
33
1921-1924
RP
44.2
1.30
12.0%
7.9%
1.53
0.5%
34
1947-1948
SP
44.0
1.75
14.7%
10.4%
1.41
0.5%
35
1947-1948
SP
44.0
1.59
20.8%
20.8%
1.00
0.0%
36
1940-1946
SP
40.2
1.30
16.2%
4.0%
4.00
37
1928-1928
SP
39.0
0.69
7.6%
4.9%
1.57
0.0%
38
1939-1941
RP
36.2
1.45
13.1%
10.0%
1.31
39
1938-1939
RP
34.2
1.99
14.4%
9.8%
1.47
0.0%
40
1942-1943
RP
33.1
1.74
10.3%
19.1%
0.54
0.0%
41
1936-1937
SP
33.0
1.09
14.2%
5.2%
2.71
0.0%
42
1947-1947
RP
26.2
1.73
13.6%
9.8%
1.38
1.5%
43
1944-1945
RP
26.1
1.06
8.6%
7.6%
1.13
44
1928-1928
RP
16.2
1.32
2.9%
13.0%
0.22
0.0%
45
1924-1925
SP
16.0
1.63
4.2%
13.9%
0.30
46
1924-1924
RP
15.2
1.34
11.8%
10.3%
1.14
0.0%
47
1924-1924
SP
15.2
1.47
7.2%
11.6%
0.63
48
1936-1936
RP
14.0
0.86
29.1%
5.5%
5.33
0.0%
49
1944-1944
SP
13.2
1.61
11.3%
17.7%
0.64
50
1920-1920
RP
12.2
2.21
10.8%
15.4%
0.70
0.0%
51
1948-1948
SP
12.1
2.03
4.8%
9.5%
0.50
1.6%
52
1920-1920
SP
12.1
2.59
4.5%
25.4%
0.18
0.0%
53
1920-1921
RP
11.1
1.59
9.1%
5.5%
1.67
1.8%
54
1942-1943
SP
11.0
0.91
21.4%
9.5%
2.25
0.0%
55
1922-1922
SP
10.2
1.69
16.0%
10.0%
1.60
0.0%
56
1938-1938
SP
10.0
1.00
15.8%
10.5%
1.50
0.0%
57
1944-1945
RP
9.0
2.46
4.0%
12.0%
0.33
58
1938-1938
RP
9.0
0.78
31.3%
3.1%
10.00
3.1%
59
1931-1931
RP
9.0
1.44
15.4%
2.6%
6.00
2.6%
60
1921-1921
SP
8.2
1.96
9.8%
12.2%
0.80
2.4%
61
1933-1934
RP
8.2
1.85
14.3%
7.1%
2.00
0.0%
62
1934-1934
SP
8.2
2.19
6.3%
6.3%
1.00
2.1%
63
1922-1922
SP
8.0
1.25
12.1%
6.1%
2.00
0.0%
64
1943-1943
SP
7.0
0.29
30.4%
4.3%
7.00
0.0%
65
1925-1925
SP
7.0
2.00
2.9%
22.9%
0.13
66
1921-1921
SP
6.1
2.84
2.6%
21.1%
0.13
2.6%
67
1932-1932
SP
6.0
1.33
15.4%
3.8%
4.00
0.0%
68
1947-1947
SP
5.0
1.80
16.7%
8.3%
2.00
0.0%
69
1923-1923
RP
5.0
1.20
4.5%
4.5%
1.00
0.0%
70
1923-1923
RP
5.0
2.00
20.0%
8.0%
2.50
0.0%
71
1931-1931
RP
4.1
0.69
12.5%
6.3%
2.00
0.0%
72
1939-1939
SP
4.0
1.25
11.8%
11.8%
1.00
73
1936-1936
SP
3.2
3.00
21.7%
21.7%
1.00
0.0%
74
1941-1941
SP
3.1
1.80
0.0%
6.3%
0.00
75
1921-1921
SP
3.1
1.50
0.0%
35.7%
0.00
0.0%
76
1936-1936
SP
3.0
3.33
5.6%
11.1%
0.50
0.0%
77
1937-1937
RP
3.0
1.33
7.7%
0.0%
0.0%
78
1936-1936
RP
3.0
0.67
11.1%
0.0%
0.0%
79
1939-1939
RP
2.0
1.00
25.0%
0.0%
80
1922-1922
SP
1.1
3.75
0.0%
33.3%
0.00
0.0%
81
1937-1937
RP
1.0
2.00
20.0%
20.0%
1.00
0.0%
82
1938-1938
RP
1.0
2.00
20.0%
20.0%
1.00
0.0%
83
1920-1920
SP
1.0
6.00
0.0%
11.1%
0.00
0.0%
84
1938-1938
RP
0.0
0.00
0.0%
25.0%
0.00
0.0%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

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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