1937 Indianapolis Athletics - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Indianapolis Athletics


17 - 21 - 1


17 - 21 - 1 in the Negro American League

1936 / 1938 (Team History)

Managed by:
Ted Strong (17-21-1)

Top Hitter


Ted
Strong

Top Pitcher


Bill
Howard

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
87
5th ERA+
83
5th
OPS
.691
5th ERA
4.85
4th
BA
.265
5th BA
.290
5th
OBP
.332
5th K/BB
1.63
4th
SLG
.359
5th K%
11.7%
4th
BB%
8.5%
1st BB%
7.2%
4th
K%
HR%
0.1%
1st
ISO
.094
5th WHIP
1.51
5th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
13
44
38
3
13
4
1
2
11
0
3
1
2
.342
.405
.658
1.063
184
1B
11
41
38
5
8
1
2
0
7
0
3
0
0
.211
.268
.342
.610
64
2B
31
19
89
76
15
16
5
1
0
7
3
9
0
4
.211
.294
.303
.597
62
3B
24
16
66
60
7
11
0
0
0
9
3
5
0
1
.183
.246
.183
.429
18
SS
20
19
89
73
16
23
8
1
0
13
4
15
0
1
.315
.432
.452
.884
140
LF
34
10
41
36
6
8
3
0
0
4
1
3
1
1
.222
.300
.306
.606
64
CF
26
19
79
68
8
15
2
0
0
3
2
8
0
3
.221
.303
.250
.553
51
RF
30
11
53
50
12
17
3
0
0
8
2
3
0
0
.340
.377
.400
.777
111
C
12
35
35
6
12
2
0
0
7
0
0
0
0
.343
.343
.400
.743
101
LF
32
8
35
31
12
12
2
1
2
9
6
4
0
0
.387
.457
.710
1.167
212
1B
29
8
33
31
4
12
2
0
1
5
0
2
0
0
.387
.424
.548
.973
162
3B
39
8
29
25
6
8
3
0
0
4
0
4
0
0
.320
.414
.440
.854
131
1B
7
20
15
2
4
1
0
0
2
1
3
1
1
.267
.421
.333
.754
107
LF
5
19
18
1
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.111
.111
.111
.222
-40
RF
5
18
17
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.059
.111
.059
.170
-53
C
26
3
5
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.400
.250
.650
79
2B
1
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-27
RF
1
4
4
2
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.750
.750
1.000
1.750
371
SP
24
7
19
18
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.167
.167
.167
.333
-9
SP
26
7
17
16
4
6
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.375
.412
.375
.787
114
SP
27
6
15
14
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.071
.133
.071
.205
-43
SP
6
14
14
2
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.571
1.071
190
SP
6
14
14
1
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.214
.214
.286
.500
34
RP
22
2
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
26
213
788
702
116
186
39
6
5
98
22
67
3
16
.265
.332
.359
.691
87
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
20
SS
89
.411
.339
16.9%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.137
.113
31
2B
89
.274
.339
10.1%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.092
.113
26
CF
79
.264
.339
10.1%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.029
.113
24
3B
66
.214
.339
7.6%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.113
30
RF
53
.365
.339
5.7%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.060
.113
C
44
.446
.339
6.8%
7.6%
4.5%
0.8%
.316
.113
1B
41
.282
.339
7.3%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.132
.113
34
LF
41
.285
.339
7.3%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.083
.113
C
35
.344
.339
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.057
.113
32
LF
35
.512
.339
11.4%
7.6%
5.7%
0.8%
.323
.113
29
1B
33
.443
.339
6.1%
7.6%
3.0%
0.8%
.161
.113
39
3B
29
.401
.339
13.8%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.120
.113
1B
20
.358
.339
15.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.067
.113
24
SP
19
.149
.339
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.113
LF
19
.099
.339
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.113
RF
18
.094
.339
5.6%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.113
26
SP
17
.376
.339
5.9%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.113
27
SP
15
.113
.339
6.7%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.113
SP
14
.497
.339
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.071
.113
SP
14
.228
.339
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.071
.113
26
C
5
.338
.339
20.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.113
2B
4
.188
.339
25.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.113
RF
4
.798
.339
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.250
.113
22
RP
3
.000
.339
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.113
RP
2
.000
.339
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.113
RP
.000
.339
7.6%
0.8%
.113
26
788
.319
.339
8.5%
7.6%
0.6%
0.8%
.094
.113
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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