1923 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1923 Birmingham Black Barons


16 - 25 - 4


(4th place in the Independent Clubs )

1922 / 1924 (Team History)

Managed by:
Poindexter Williams (15-23-4)

Top Hitter


Geechie
Meredith

Top Pitcher


Harry
Salmon

League Ranks (4 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
90
4th ERA+
114
2nd
OPS
.584
4th ERA
3.19
2nd
BA
.242
3rd BA
.256
2nd
OBP
.285
4th K/BB
1.32
3rd
SLG
.299
4th K%
9.2%
3rd
BB%
5.0%
4th BB%
6.9%
3rd
K%
HR%
0.4%
3rd
ISO
.057
4th WHIP
1.27
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
• 1 member of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
24
34
114
108
13
16
2
0
0
8
0
3
0
3
.148
.171
.167
.338
10
1B
24
45
197
176
27
46
4
0
1
15
3
14
1
6
.261
.319
.301
.621
102
2B
26
35
152
144
29
44
4
4
1
14
6
4
0
4
.306
.324
.410
.734
139
3B
33
125
109
14
25
4
2
0
13
0
9
2
5
.229
.300
.303
.603
96
SS
23
45
186
170
21
49
6
4
0
21
7
8
1
7
.288
.324
.371
.695
126
LF
22
37
145
138
23
40
6
3
1
16
6
6
0
1
.290
.319
.399
.718
133
CF
41
162
149
15
37
2
1
0
12
2
8
0
5
.248
.287
.275
.562
83
RF
23
27
104
99
7
20
1
0
0
12
1
3
0
2
.202
.225
.212
.438
43
RF
18
71
62
8
20
4
0
1
10
3
6
0
3
.323
.382
.435
.818
166
3B
27
14
52
49
2
8
1
0
0
7
1
2
0
1
.163
.196
.184
.380
24
LF
23
9
38
28
3
7
1
0
0
3
1
7
1
2
.250
.417
.286
.702
129
C
10
26
24
3
6
2
0
0
3
1
0
1
1
.250
.280
.333
.613
99
C
28
9
21
21
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-7
CF
25
7
19
16
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
2
.188
.235
.188
.423
38
C
21
3
11
11
0
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.273
.455
48
SS
28
3
10
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.111
.200
.111
.311
2
C
2
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
30
-
25
4
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-17
-
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
28
20
42
38
2
8
0
0
0
5
0
1
0
3
.211
.231
.211
.441
44
SP
16
30
26
6
8
0
0
0
5
0
2
2
0
.308
.400
.308
.708
131
SP
23
10
27
25
0
4
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
2
.160
.160
.200
.360
17
SP
30
7
19
16
1
3
1
0
0
2
0
2
0
1
.188
.278
.250
.528
72
SP
19
8
18
15
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
.067
.176
.067
.243
-20
SP
4
13
13
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.077
.077
.077
.154
-50
SP
30
2
6
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.200
.333
.200
.533
74
RP
26
3
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
63
SP
25
1
4
4
1
2
1
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
1.500
2.000
546
SP
2
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
32
3
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
30
454
1613
1475
183
357
41
14
5
151
31
80
9
49
.242
.285
.299
.584
90
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
1B
197
.298
.293
7.1%
6.7%
0.5%
0.4%
.040
.065
23
SS
186
.322
.293
4.3%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.082
.065
CF
162
.268
.293
4.9%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.027
.065
26
2B
152
.340
.293
2.6%
6.7%
0.7%
0.4%
.104
.065
22
LF
145
.340
.293
4.1%
6.7%
0.7%
0.4%
.109
.065
3B
125
.286
.293
7.2%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.073
.065
24
C
114
.163
.293
2.6%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.019
.065
23
RF
104
.212
.293
2.9%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.010
.065
RF
71
.377
.293
8.5%
6.7%
1.4%
0.4%
.113
.065
27
3B
52
.186
.293
3.8%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.020
.065
28
SP
42
.202
.293
2.4%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
23
LF
38
.348
.293
18.4%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.036
.065
SP
30
.360
.293
6.7%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
23
SP
27
.159
.293
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.040
.065
C
26
.285
.293
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.083
.065
28
C
21
.138
.293
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
25
CF
19
.192
.293
5.3%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
30
SP
19
.254
.293
10.5%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.063
.065
19
SP
18
.137
.293
11.1%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
SP
13
.074
.293
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
21
C
11
.213
.293
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.091
.065
28
SS
10
.172
.293
10.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
30
SP
6
.292
.293
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
C
5
.193
.293
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
25
-
4
.188
.293
25.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
26
RP
4
.242
.293
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
25
SP
4
.904
.293
0.0%
6.7%
25.0%
0.4%
1.000
.065
SP
3
.000
.293
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
32
SP
3
.000
.293
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
-
2
.000
.293
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
30
1613
.277
.293
5.0%
6.7%
0.3%
0.4%
.057
.065
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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