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Record:
476 - 399 - 16 (.544)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Lennie
Pearson

Top Pitcher


Max
Manning

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Years RBI
1
1937-1948
322
2
1938-1948
256
3
1940-1948
189
4
1935-1943
173
5
1936-1944
144
6
1942-1947
129
7
1943-1948
121
8
1936-1945
94
9
1935-1946
84
10
1936-1944
79

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1939-1948
55
2
1935-1946
45
3
1940-1948
39
4
1938-1945
30
5
1946-1948
21
6
1935-1945
16
7
1941-1944
11
8
1936-1939
9
9
1935-1936
7
10
1944-1945
5


Fielding

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Hall of Famers:






# Years Pos Lg Lg
1
1939-1948
1B
283
115
1237.2
1406
66
22
74
.985
.982
10.70
10.25
20.1
16.2
20.1
2
1935-1943
RF
218
913.1
174
11
10
1
.949
.953
1.82
1.75
3.1
3.4
3.0
3
1943-1948
RF
187
110
932.0
147
9
11
0
.934
.948
1.51
1.54
5.1
5.5
6.6
4
1941-1948
LF
173
67
635.0
122
5
3
0
.977
.958
1.80
1.72
3.7
5.9
5.8
5
1945-1948
CF
162
103
873.1
218
9
8
1
.966
.961
2.34
2.37
1.1
1.3
3.5
6
1936-1945
SS
150
535.1
132
186
22
29
.935
.927
5.35
5.23
6.0
11.1
6.0
7
1935-1946
C
137
7
464.2
308
46
6
4
.983
.975
6.86
6.29
2.2
4.8
0.0
8
1940-1947
C
124
35
295.0
194
32
5
8
.978
.977
6.89
6.63
2.6
8.7
0.0
9
1940-1948
P
124
21
396.0
5
52
0
0
1.000
.605
1.30
1.54
10
1942-1947
2B
121
37
484.2
135
182
21
27
.938
.950
5.89
5.55
4.8
9.9
4.8
11
1939-1948
P
119
32
379.0
5
62
5
1
.931
.669
1.59
1.69
12
1936-1944
1B
109
430.2
454
21
14
27
.971
.984
9.93
10.67
-1.1
-2.5
-1.1
13
1937-1940
2B
103
395.2
122
143
12
30
.957
.949
6.03
5.54
4.5
11.4
4.5
14
1939-1947
C
102
19
163.0
108
19
3
3
.977
.977
7.01
6.63
1.4
8.6
0.0
15
1940-1946
3B
101
3
11.1
0
1
0
0
1.000
.944
0.79
2.53
-0.4
-39.2
-0.4
16
1938-1947
SS
99
22
205.2
50
63
5
10
.958
.943
4.94
5.32
-1.7
-8.2
-1.7
17
1938-1945
1B
99
43.0
56
3
1
4
.983
.984
12.35
10.83
0.9
21.7
0.9
18
1947-1948
3B
86
79
677.2
76
125
18
8
.918
.916
2.67
2.86
-1.6
-2.4
-1.6
19
1935-1946
P
83
2
270.0
8
67
1
3
.987
.851
2.50
2.28
20
1938-1945
P
77
198.2
2
19
2
2
.913
.317
0.95
0.83
21
1946-1947
3B
74
34
286.1
30
50
5
5
.941
.927
2.51
2.91
-3.7
-12.8
-3.7
22
1936-1942
3B
72
571.1
58
106
17
13
.906
.921
2.58
2.66
5.3
9.3
5.3
23
1936-1939
C
71
379.2
225
36
7
2
.974
.977
6.19
6.24
3.9
10.1
0.0
24
1942-1945
3B
70
237.0
38
61
10
6
.908
.917
3.76
3.13
4.7
20.0
4.7
25
1941-1946
CF
67
208.0
39
2
0
0
1.000
.962
1.77
2.34
-5.1
-24.6
-5.0
26
1937-1945
LF
66
313.0
52
1
2
0
.964
.944
1.52
1.71
-2.6
-8.3
-2.0
27
1939-1947
CF
61
16
132.1
32
1
0
0
1.000
.964
2.24
2.39
-1.4
-10.5
-0.5
28
1935-1936
2B
60
485.1
98
173
13
24
.954
.941
5.03
5.46
2.3
4.8
2.3
29
1941-1948
LF
55
43
361.0
70
3
3
0
.961
.963
1.82
1.87
2.1
5.9
3.6
30
1948-1948
SS
52
52
438.2
95
144
27
19
.898
.925
4.90
5.13
-3.4
-7.8
-3.4
31
1942-1944
2B
52
32
1948-1948
2B
52
52
434.2
104
142
17
23
.935
.947
5.09
5.41
2.2
5.1
2.2
33
1937-1938
CF
50
404.2
112
4
2
1
.983
.964
2.58
2.30
9.9
24.4
10.2
34
1937-1946
3B
50
0
19.0
2
4
0
0
1.000
.933
2.84
2.78
0.5
25.7
0.5
35
1944-1948
C
48
7
57.1
34
7
1
0
.976
.974
6.44
6.75
-7.6
-131.9
0.0
36
1937-1947
CF
47
0
22.1
3
0
0
0
1.000
.963
1.21
2.30
-1.5
-68.4
-1.4
37
1935-1935
1B
46
382.2
432
24
5
26
.989
.982
10.72
10.46
6.0
15.7
6.0
38
1947-1948
SS
46
45
369.2
81
117
26
19
.884
.945
4.82
5.24
-5.1
-13.7
-5.1
39
1937-1944
LF
46
96.2
11
2
2
1
.867
.940
1.21
1.67
-2.7
-28.2
-3.4
40
1946-1948
P
45
25
210.1
3
37
1
0
.976
.941
1.71
2.37
41
1935-1935
LF
45
368.2
83
6
2
1
.978
.945
2.17
1.88
4.1
11.2
3.5
42
1941-1946
CF
44
0
71.1
15
0
0
0
1.000
.958
1.89
2.40
-1.7
-24.1
-1.2
43
1940-1946
2B
38
44
1941-1941
RF
35
45
1935-1945
P
35
245.1
6
42
1
1
.980
.676
1.76
1.87
46
1935-1935
C
35
268.2
157
22
4
1
.978
.979
6.00
6.44
1.2
4.6
0.0
47
1945-1948
P
33
12
127.0
3
39
1
4
.977
.940
2.98
2.38
48
1941-1944
P
33
100.1
0
4
1
0
.800
.271
0.36
0.70
49
1943-1947
LF
33
1
129.0
14
0
1
0
.933
.939
0.98
1.71
-5.0
-38.8
-3.8
50
1935-1935
3B
32
261.2
39
49
2
2
.978
.923
3.03
2.76
3.1
11.7
3.1
51
1941-1946
2B
32
91.0
23
29
4
6
.929
.946
5.14
5.49
-2.4
-26.0
-2.4
52
1939-1948
3B
32
2
21.0
4
3
1
0
.875
.912
3.00
2.78
-0.5
-22.4
-0.5
53
1935-1935
SS
31
240.2
75
66
9
13
.940
.925
5.27
5.12
-5.2
-21.5
-5.2
54
1936-1939
P
30
154.0
5
38
3
0
.935
.954
2.51
2.64
55
1942-1946
SS
30
44.0
12
10
5
2
.815
.919
4.50
5.49
-3.2
-72.4
-3.2
56
1941-1943
LF
30
25.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.937
1.44
1.70
-0.2
-6.2
0.1
57
1939-1939
LF
24
58
1948-1948
C
24
22
183.0
129
16
4
1
.973
.971
7.13
6.89
-0.5
-2.7
0.0
59
1936-1945
LF
22
160.2
37
7
3
2
.936
.955
2.46
1.79
6.2
38.5
3.0
60
1935-1936
P
22
115.1
3
29
0
4
1.000
.954
2.50
2.57
61
1940-1940
SS
22
62
1939-1947
2B
21
15
127.2
34
42
6
7
.927
.950
5.36
5.62
-2.5
-19.5
-2.5
63
1946-1947
RF
21
5
42.2
9
0
0
0
1.000
.954
1.90
1.63
1.1
26.2
1.4
64
1944-1944
RF
21
65
1944-1944
CF
21
66
1936-1940
1B
20
140.2
180
10
2
6
.990
.985
12.16
10.69
2.3
16.1
2.3
67
1940-1941
LF
20
68
1945-1945
2B
19
69
1944-1944
SS
19
70
1945-1947
PH
19
71
1935-1935
SS
18
151.0
33
41
12
5
.860
.925
4.41
5.12
-3.5
-23.2
-3.5
72
1937-1938
C
18
129.0
67
9
1
1
.987
.976
5.30
6.24
-1.2
-9.3
0.0
73
1935-1935
P
18
82.0
2
19
1
0
.955
.954
2.30
2.57
74
1935-1935
CF
18
131.0
38
0
2
0
.950
.959
2.61
2.42
-0.6
-4.3
0.6
75
1946-1948
PH
18
76
1941-1944
SS
17
77
1935-1942
CF
17
105.0
30
0
1
0
.968
.959
2.57
2.42
-0.7
-7.0
0.2
78
1945-1948
LF
17
7
63.0
11
0
2
0
.846
.963
1.57
1.88
-0.7
-10.7
-0.1
79
1946-1946
SS
17
80
1944-1945
P
17
42.1
.000
0.00
0.00
81
1940-1947
P
16
3
55.2
1
9
0
0
1.000
.531
1.62
1.39
82
1935-1935
RF
16
132.0
18
0
1
0
.947
.941
1.23
1.76
-5.9
-44.9
-4.6
83
1946-1947
2B
15
14
117.0
36
44
4
6
.952
.950
6.15
5.62
1.1
9.3
1.1
84
1941-1943
RF
15
46.0
8
0
0
0
1.000
.931
1.57
1.54
0.4
9.7
0.9
85
1941-1944
2B
14
86
1948-1948
P
14
6
55.0
0
12
0
0
1.000
.935
1.96
2.32
87
1935-1935
CF
14
116.0
35
6
1
0
.976
.959
3.18
2.42
4.1
35.4
1.3
88
1935-1935
3B
14
114.0
8
17
2
0
.926
.923
1.97
2.76
-1.3
-11.5
-1.3
89
1948-1948
C
13
11
103.0
61
9
1
0
.986
.971
6.12
6.89
4.5
43.2
0.0
90
1945-1947
P
13
3
20.2
2
5
0
1
1.000
.947
3.05
2.48
91
1937-1945
P
13
63.2
1
15
1
0
.941
.953
2.26
2.63
92
1946-1946
SS
13
93
1935-1937
C
12
77.0
47
6
1
0
.981
.978
6.19
6.43
-2.5
-32.2
0.0
94
1942-1944
CF
12
95
1941-1942
CF
12
96
1935-1935
P
11
57.2
2
18
1
0
.952
.954
3.12
2.57
97
1937-1944
SS
11
32.0
5
9
2
1
.875
.924
3.94
5.21
-0.8
-26.0
-0.8
98
1936-1937
P
11
64.1
4
13
0
1
1.000
.953
2.38
2.62
99
1942-1947
RF
11
1
21.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.941
1.71
1.58
0.4
17.2
0.6
100
1939-1943
P
11
31.2
0
2
0
0
1.000
.146
0.57
0.38
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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