1929 Detroit Stars - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1929 Detroit Stars


44 - 45


39 - 42 in the Negro National League I

1919 / 1930 (Team History)

Managed by:
Bingo DeMoss (44-45)

Top Hitter


Turkey
Stearnes

Top Pitcher


Ted
Shaw

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
119
1st ERA+
81
7th
OPS
.842
1st ERA
5.27
7th
BA
.307
2nd BA
OBP
.367
3rd K/BB
0.84
7th
SLG
.476
1st K%
7.9%
7th
BB%
8.2%
4th BB%
9.4%
7th
K%
HR%
ISO
.168
2nd WHIP
1.53
7th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Mack Park (Detroit, MI)
• 1 member of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
SP
74
139.0
R
39
2B
54
5'11"
180
R
R
9/5/1889 (Topeka, KS)
1/25/1965 (Chicago, IL)
SP
1
2.1
27
C
42
5'6"
151
2/24/1902 (Louisville, KY)
7/9/1976 (Butte County, CA)
C
3
29
SP
54
125.2
3/24/1900 (Knoxville, TN)
5/25/1972 (Louisville, KY)
C
4
35
3B
291
5'6"
165
R
R
1/4/1894 (Youngstown, OH)
1/5/1965 (Youngstown, OH)
31
LF
293
5'7"
142
L
L
4/9/1898 (Middleport, OH)
3/8/1978 (Steubenville, OH)
29
RF
321
R
R
12/18/1899 (birthplace unknown)
29
SP
50
90.2
6'3"
202
R
R
3/31/1900 (Sparta, IL)
11/1953 (Sparta, IL)
29
2B
206
R
3/27/1900 (Terrell, TX)
9/27/1946 (Rapides Parish, LA)
26
C
135
5'10"
186
R
R
7/7/1902 (Mobile, AL)
8/11/2005 (Chicago, IL)
29
1B
297
6.2
6'2"
210
L
R
6/30/1900 (Columbus, OH)
6/8/1971 (Grove City, OH)
25
SS
308
5'10"
155
R
R
10/25/1903 (Whistler, AL)
5/17/2002 (Chicago, IL)
23
SP
63
127.1
5'8"
190
R
L
2/24/1906 (Monrovia, CA)
2/2/1966 (Honolulu, HI)
28
CF
304
6'1"
185
L
L
5/8/1901 (Nashville, TN)
9/4/1979 (Detroit, MI)
C
100
23
SP
35
102.1
5'8"
165
R
9/26/1905 (Evansville, IN)
1/1970 (Elkton, KY)
C
2

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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