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

Homeruns

# Player Years HR
1
1935-1947
47
2
1920-1938
40
3
1920-1934
39
4
1922-1924
36
5
1920-1925
35
6
1920-1922
24
7
1937-1947
21
8
1922-1935
15
9
1938-1940
12
10
1938-1947
11

Innings

# Player Years IP
1
1920-1938
1304.2
2
1920-1923
802.0
3
1937-1947
781.0
4
1922-1925
587.1
5
1920-1923
472.0
6
1923-1928
466.1
7
1935-1947
416.1
8
1920-1925
310.2
9
1941-1946
306.2
10
1921-1925
293.1


Advanced Pitching

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Hall of Famers:



Throws:





# Years Role
1
1920-1938
SP
1304.2
1.15
14.7%
6.6%
2.24
0.6%
2
1920-1923
SP
802.0
1.22
12.8%
5.6%
2.31
0.7%
3
1937-1947
RP
781.0
1.08
16.9%
4.7%
3.63
0.5%
4
1922-1925
SP
587.1
1.37
9.8%
7.5%
1.32
0.6%
5
1920-1923
SP
472.0
1.29
11.4%
7.3%
1.57
0.8%
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
1920-1925
RP
310.2
1.21
10.5%
4.6%
2.27
0.8%
9
1941-1946
RP
306.2
1.15
16.2%
6.5%
2.49
0.0%
10
1921-1925
RP
293.1
1.21
8.2%
6.7%
1.22
0.8%
11
1928-1939
SP
287.2
1.00
14.2%
3.6%
3.93
0.3%
12
1940-1945
RP
247.0
1.36
11.9%
6.9%
1.72
0.9%
13
1942-1947
SP
242.1
1.28
15.7%
7.1%
2.20
0.0%
14
1937-1942
RP
230.2
1.01
20.5%
6.4%
3.19
0.0%
15
1935-1940
SP
209.1
1.40
13.1%
9.2%
1.42
0.9%
16
1925-1941
SP
197.1
1.33
9.3%
7.0%
1.33
1.7%
17
1939-1943
RP
187.1
0.97
15.4%
4.6%
3.35
0.0%
18
1925-1925
SP
150.1
1.12
11.9%
6.9%
1.74
0.0%
19
1941-1947
RP
140.1
1.45
15.6%
10.3%
1.52
2.6%
20
1920-1921
RP
137.0
1.29
12.0%
6.3%
1.92
0.0%
21
1922-1923
SP
134.1
1.41
10.4%
9.1%
1.15
0.3%
22
1941-1947
RP
111.2
1.24
12.0%
10.3%
1.17
0.7%
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
1944-1947
RP
93.2
1.81
10.3%
13.6%
0.76
4.3%
27
1943-1947
RP
93.2
1.26
11.2%
9.1%
1.22
0.6%
28
1924-1924
RP
88.1
1.17
6.6%
7.7%
0.86
0.0%
29
1937-1938
RP
71.2
1.30
20.3%
6.1%
3.32
1.0%
30
1937-1937
RP
58.1
1.10
14.1%
6.6%
2.13
0.4%
31
1938-1940
RP
54.1
1.44
15.0%
10.8%
1.38
0.0%
32
1940-1946
SP
40.2
1.30
16.2%
4.0%
4.00
33
1921-1924
RP
40.0
1.25
12.3%
8.2%
1.50
0.6%
34
1928-1928
SP
39.0
0.69
7.6%
4.9%
1.57
0.0%
35
1939-1941
RP
36.2
1.45
13.1%
10.0%
1.31
36
1938-1939
RP
34.2
1.99
14.4%
9.8%
1.47
0.0%
37
1942-1943
RP
33.1
1.74
10.3%
19.1%
0.54
0.0%
38
1936-1937
SP
33.0
1.09
14.2%
5.2%
2.71
0.0%
39
1947-1947
RP
26.2
1.73
13.6%
9.8%
1.38
1.5%
40
1944-1945
RP
26.1
1.06
8.6%
7.6%
1.13
41
1933-1939
RP
26.1
1.67
9.1%
6.6%
1.38
0.8%
42
1947-1947
SP
18.0
1.44
21.4%
14.3%
1.50
0.0%
43
1928-1928
RP
16.2
1.32
2.9%
13.0%
0.22
0.0%
44
1924-1925
SP
16.0
1.63
4.2%
13.9%
0.30
45
1924-1924
RP
15.2
1.34
11.8%
10.3%
1.14
0.0%
46
1924-1924
SP
15.2
1.47
7.2%
11.6%
0.63
47
1936-1936
RP
14.0
0.86
29.1%
5.5%
5.33
0.0%
48
1944-1944
SP
13.2
1.61
11.3%
17.7%
0.64
49
1920-1920
RP
12.2
2.21
10.8%
15.4%
0.70
0.0%
50
1920-1920
SP
12.1
2.59
4.5%
25.4%
0.18
0.0%
51
1920-1921
RP
11.1
1.59
9.1%
5.5%
1.67
1.8%
52
1942-1943
SP
11.0
0.91
21.4%
9.5%
2.25
0.0%
53
1922-1922
SP
10.2
1.69
16.0%
10.0%
1.60
0.0%
54
1938-1938
SP
10.0
1.00
15.8%
10.5%
1.50
0.0%
55
1944-1945
RP
9.0
2.46
4.0%
12.0%
0.33
56
1938-1938
RP
9.0
0.78
31.3%
3.1%
10.00
3.1%
57
1933-1934
RP
8.2
1.85
14.3%
7.1%
2.00
0.0%
58
1934-1934
SP
8.2
2.19
6.3%
6.3%
1.00
2.1%
59
1921-1921
SP
8.2
1.96
9.8%
12.2%
0.80
2.4%
60
1922-1922
SP
8.0
1.25
12.1%
6.1%
2.00
0.0%
61
1925-1925
SP
7.0
2.00
2.9%
22.9%
0.13
62
1943-1943
SP
7.0
0.29
30.4%
4.3%
7.00
0.0%
63
1947-1947
SP
6.0
2.50
14.3%
25.7%
0.56
0.0%
64
1923-1923
RP
5.0
2.00
20.0%
8.0%
2.50
0.0%
65
1947-1947
SP
5.0
1.80
16.7%
8.3%
2.00
0.0%
66
1923-1923
RP
5.0
1.20
4.5%
4.5%
1.00
0.0%
67
1939-1939
SP
4.0
1.25
11.8%
11.8%
1.00
68
1936-1936
SP
3.2
3.00
21.7%
21.7%
1.00
0.0%
69
1941-1941
SP
3.1
1.80
0.0%
6.3%
0.00
70
1921-1921
SP
3.1
1.50
0.0%
35.7%
0.00
0.0%
71
1936-1936
RP
3.0
0.67
11.1%
0.0%
0.0%
72
1936-1936
SP
3.0
3.33
5.6%
11.1%
0.50
0.0%
73
1937-1937
RP
3.0
1.33
7.7%
0.0%
0.0%
74
1939-1939
RP
2.0
1.00
25.0%
0.0%
75
1922-1922
SP
1.1
3.75
0.0%
33.3%
0.00
0.0%
76
1938-1938
RP
1.0
2.00
20.0%
20.0%
1.00
0.0%
77
1920-1920
SP
1.0
6.00
0.0%
11.1%
0.00
0.0%
78
1937-1937
RP
1.0
2.00
20.0%
20.0%
1.00
0.0%
79
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.

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