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Record:
479 - 404 - 16 (.542)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Monte
Irvin

Top Pitcher


Leon
Day

Leaders

Plate Appearances

# Player Years PA
1
1937-1948
1888
2
1938-1948
1165
3
1935-1943
1119
4
1940-1948
1094
5
1943-1948
885
6
1945-1948
736
7
1936-1945
725
8
1936-1944
664
9
1942-1947
634
10
1935-1946
633

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1939-1948
55
2
1935-1946
47
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
1943-1948
6


Fielding

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Hall of Famers:






# Years Pos Lg Lg
1
1936-1945
SS
163
55
643.1
153
224
25
37
.938
.929
5.27
5.23
3.6
5.6
3.6
2
1935-1936
2B
68
67
551.1
117
196
14
29
.957
.940
5.11
5.46
-0.8
-1.4
-0.8
3
1942-1947
2B
121
37
484.2
135
182
21
27
.938
.950
5.89
5.55
4.7
9.7
4.7
4
1937-1940
2B
107
28
430.2
132
156
12
32
.960
.951
6.02
4.56
2.2
5.2
2.2
5
1948-1948
SS
53
53
447.2
97
146
27
19
.900
.926
4.89
5.11
-4.1
-9.1
-4.1
6
1948-1948
2B
53
53
443.2
106
143
18
23
.933
.947
5.05
5.41
0.7
1.5
0.7
7
1936-1942
3B
85
61
686.1
78
131
18
15
.921
.921
2.74
2.71
3.3
4.9
3.3
8
1947-1948
3B
87
80
686.2
79
127
18
8
.920
.916
2.70
2.86
-1.5
-2.1
-1.5
9
1947-1948
SS
46
45
369.2
81
117
26
19
.884
.945
4.82
5.24
-5.1
-13.7
-5.1
10
1935-1946
P
88
29
305.0
8
73
1
3
.988
.864
2.39
2.32
11
1935-1935
SS
31
29
240.2
75
66
9
13
.940
.925
5.27
5.08
-5.3
-22.0
-5.3
12
1939-1948
1B
284
116
1246.2
1415
66
22
74
.985
.982
10.69
10.23
19.9
16.0
19.9
13
1938-1947
SS
99
22
205.2
50
63
5
10
.958
.943
4.94
5.32
-1.7
-8.2
-1.7
14
1939-1948
P
119
32
379.0
5
62
5
1
.931
.669
1.59
1.69
15
1942-1945
3B
70
237.0
38
61
10
6
.908
.917
3.76
3.13
5.0
21.2
5.0
16
1935-1946
C
144
36
520.2
336
58
6
5
.985
.975
6.81
6.29
5.0
9.7
0.0
17
1935-1935
3B
33
33
269.2
41
52
2
3
.979
.922
3.10
2.79
3.3
12.4
3.3
18
1940-1948
P
124
21
396.0
5
52
0
0
1.000
.605
1.30
1.54
19
1946-1947
3B
74
34
286.1
30
50
5
5
.941
.927
2.51
2.91
-3.7
-12.8
-3.7
20
1943-1948
P
39
13
163.0
3
50
1
4
.981
.938
2.93
2.37
21
1936-1939
P
36
19
179.1
5
46
3
0
.944
.956
2.56
2.64
22
1946-1947
2B
15
14
117.0
36
44
4
6
.952
.950
6.15
5.62
1.1
9.3
1.1
23
1935-1945
P
37
15
250.1
6
43
1
1
.980
.682
1.76
1.88
24
1935-1935
SS
20
20
159.0
34
43
13
5
.856
.925
4.36
5.08
-3.9
-24.3
-3.9
25
1939-1947
2B
21
15
127.2
34
42
6
7
.927
.950
5.36
5.62
-2.5
-19.5
-2.5
26
1936-1939
C
78
37
431.2
249
41
7
4
.976
.977
6.05
6.18
2.9
6.7
0.0
27
1946-1948
P
45
25
210.1
3
37
1
0
.976
.941
1.71
2.37
28
1937-1946
2B
33
1
100.0
28
34
4
7
.939
.947
5.58
5.33
-1.4
-14.1
-1.4
29
1943-1943
SS
11
94.0
20
32
6
7
.897
.919
4.98
5.49
-0.3
-2.8
-0.3
30
1943-1943
SS
9
77.0
17
32
10
4
.831
.919
5.73
5.49
3.3
43.1
3.3
31
1940-1947
C
124
35
295.0
194
32
5
8
.978
.977
6.89
6.63
2.6
8.7
0.0
32
1935-1936
P
24
16
126.2
3
30
0
4
1.000
.953
2.34
2.58
33
1936-1944
1B
120
44
519.0
558
29
15
34
.975
.984
10.18
10.72
1.1
2.2
1.1
34
1935-1935
1B
46
46
382.2
432
24
5
26
.989
.983
10.72
10.45
6.8
17.8
6.8
35
1935-1935
2B
11
11
86.0
17
23
1
1
.976
.938
4.19
5.30
-3.5
-40.2
-3.5
36
1935-1935
C
35
32
268.2
157
22
4
1
.978
.980
6.00
6.46
1.3
4.7
0.0
37
1939-1947
C
102
19
163.0
108
19
3
3
.977
.977
7.01
6.63
1.4
8.6
0.0
38
1935-1935
P
18
10
82.0
2
19
1
0
.955
.953
2.30
2.58
39
1938-1945
P
77
198.2
2
19
2
2
.913
.317
0.95
0.83
40
1935-1935
2B
4
4
33.0
10
18
2
3
.933
.938
7.64
5.30
4.3
129.4
4.3
41
1935-1935
P
11
7
57.2
2
18
1
0
.952
.953
3.12
2.58
42
1936-1937
P
15
7
86.2
4
17
1
1
.955
.957
2.18
2.62
43
1935-1935
3B
14
14
114.0
8
17
2
0
.926
.922
1.97
2.79
-1.6
-14.3
-1.6
44
1948-1948
C
25
23
192.0
138
16
4
1
.975
.971
7.22
6.90
-0.6
-3.1
0.0
45
1937-1945
P
14
4
66.1
2
16
1
0
.947
.953
2.44
2.64
46
1935-1935
P
10
5
55.1
2
15
0
0
1.000
.953
2.77
2.58
47
1937-1937
SS
5
4
34.0
7
13
0
1
1.000
.928
5.29
5.27
1.0
30.3
1.0
48
1948-1948
P
15
6
55.0
0
12
0
0
1.000
.936
1.96
2.31
49
1935-1943
RF
232
91
1034.1
194
12
13
1
.941
.953
1.79
1.75
-0.3
-0.3
-0.5
50
1936-1940
1B
25
19
175.1
221
11
2
6
.991
.985
11.91
10.74
2.0
11.2
2.0
51
1943-1945
SS
7
44.0
15
11
4
1
.867
.919
5.32
5.49
-2.5
-57.9
-2.5
52
1942-1946
SS
30
44.0
12
10
5
2
.815
.919
4.50
5.49
-3.2
-71.8
-3.2
53
1937-1938
C
21
9
150.0
82
10
1
1
.989
.977
5.52
6.18
-1.3
-8.5
0.0
54
1940-1947
P
16
3
55.2
1
9
0
0
1.000
.531
1.62
1.39
55
1948-1948
C
13
11
103.0
61
9
1
0
.986
.971
6.12
6.90
4.4
42.3
0.0
56
1943-1948
RF
188
111
941.0
147
9
11
0
.934
.948
1.49
1.54
4.9
5.2
6.4
57
1945-1948
CF
163
104
882.1
219
9
8
1
.966
.961
2.33
2.37
0.4
0.4
2.9
58
1935-1935
SS
7
6
52.0
12
9
1
2
.955
.925
3.63
5.08
-4.4
-83.7
-4.4
59
1936-1944
SS
12
3
40.0
8
9
4
2
.810
.926
3.83
5.22
-2.7
-67.2
-2.7
60
1938-1938
P
5
26.0
1
8
0
0
1.000
.948
3.12
2.53
61
1943-1943
3B
7
60.0
13
8
4
0
.840
.917
3.15
3.13
-3.3
-54.5
-3.3
62
1937-1937
2B
3
3
27.0
9
8
1
1
.944
.953
5.67
3.77
-1.2
-45.7
-1.2
63
1943-1943
2B
3
24.0
8
8
0
1
1.000
.946
6.00
5.49
-0.4
-17.7
-0.4
64
1936-1936
SS
2
2
16.0
2
8
2
0
.833
.937
5.63
5.26
1.4
89.4
1.4
65
1948-1948
C
10
10
81.2
59
8
1
0
.985
.971
7.38
6.90
2.1
26.2
0.0
66
1935-1935
2B
4
4
33.0
9
8
3
1
.850
.938
4.64
5.30
-1.8
-55.4
-1.8
67
1935-1935
3B
7
7
60.0
7
8
2
1
.882
.922
2.25
2.79
-1.4
-23.9
-1.4
68
1947-1947
P
6
1
22.2
1
7
0
1
1.000
.947
3.18
2.48
69
1944-1948
C
48
7
57.1
34
7
1
0
.976
.974
6.44
6.76
-7.6
-132.3
0.0
70
1947-1947
P
3
3
20.0
0
7
0
0
1.000
.947
3.15
2.48
71
1943-1943
P
9
31.0
0
7
2
0
.778
.927
2.03
2.41
72
1936-1945
LF
29
26
213.2
43
7
4
2
.926
.955
2.11
1.80
1.3
6.3
-1.5
73
1935-1935
LF
45
45
368.2
83
6
2
1
.978
.941
2.17
1.84
4.9
13.4
4.4
74
1935-1935
CF
14
14
116.0
35
6
1
0
.976
.956
3.18
2.39
4.4
37.7
1.6
75
1943-1945
2B
4
15.0
3
6
0
2
1.000
.946
5.40
5.49
0.3
23.0
0.3
76
1948-1948
C
6
6
44.0
30
6
1
0
.973
.971
7.36
6.90
2.8
62.9
0.0
77
1935-1937
C
14
9
79.0
47
6
1
0
.981
.980
6.04
6.44
-2.5
-32.3
0.0
78
1947-1947
P
3
1
12.0
0
6
1
0
.857
.947
4.50
2.48
79
1948-1948
P
6
2
26.1
1
5
0
0
1.000
.936
2.05
2.31
80
1943-1943
C
5
34.0
24
5
0
0
1.000
.971
7.68
6.08
1.7
51.1
0.0
81
1941-1948
LF
173
67
635.0
122
5
3
0
.977
.958
1.80
1.72
3.6
5.7
5.7
82
1937-1938
CF
55
31
453.2
126
5
4
1
.970
.963
2.60
2.30
10.8
23.8
11.0
83
1945-1947
P
13
3
20.2
2
5
0
1
1.000
.947
3.05
2.48
84
1943-1943
SS
4
27.0
1
4
2
2
.714
.919
1.67
5.49
-3.2
-120.0
-3.2
85
1937-1946
3B
50
2
19.0
2
4
0
0
1.000
.930
2.84
2.81
0.3
17.5
0.3
86
1941-1944
P
33
100.1
0
4
1
0
.800
.271
0.36
0.70
87
1937-1937
P
3
2
14.2
0
4
0
0
1.000
.959
2.45
2.76
88
1947-1947
P
1
0
4.1
0
4
0
0
1.000
.947
8.31
2.48
89
1942-1947
1B
8
0
3.1
2
4
0
0
1.000
.983
16.20
10.15
2.3
686.8
2.3
90
1938-1938
P
1
6.1
0
3
0
0
1.000
.948
4.26
2.53
91
1947-1947
P
2
1
6.1
0
3
0
0
1.000
.947
4.26
2.48
92
1943-1943
SS
2
9.0
3
3
0
0
1.000
.919
6.00
5.49
-0.1
-7.1
-0.1
93
1939-1948
3B
32
2
21.0
4
3
1
0
.875
.912
3.00
2.80
-0.5
-22.6
-0.5
94
1938-1945
1B
99
43.0
56
3
1
4
.983
.984
12.35
10.83
0.9
21.7
0.9
95
1948-1948
2B
1
1
9.0
2
3
1
0
.833
.947
5.00
5.41
0.1
8.3
0.1
96
1937-1937
P
5
1
16.1
0
3
0
0
1.000
.959
1.65
2.76
97
1936-1943
P
2
0
4.2
0
3
1
0
.750
.944
5.79
2.49
98
1941-1948
LF
56
44
370.0
71
3
3
0
.961
.964
1.80
1.88
1.0
2.8
2.8
99
1937-1938
2B
2
0
7.0
3
3
1
0
.857
.951
7.71
4.27
0.3
41.7
0.3
100
1936-1940
P
3
1
4.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.956
4.50
2.55
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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