1937 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Kansas City Monarchs


4 - 1 - 1


(1st place in the NAL Championship Series )

1936 / 1938 (Team History)

Managed by:
Andy Cooper (4-1-1)

Top Hitter


Jess
Brooks

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
86
2nd ERA+
96
2nd
OPS
.608
2nd ERA
2.57
1st
BA
.226
2nd BA
.248
2nd
OBP
.286
2nd K/BB
3.00
1st
SLG
.323
1st K%
18.2%
1st
BB%
6.4%
1st BB%
6.1%
1st
K%
HR%
0.0%
1st
ISO
.097
1st WHIP
1.21
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
• 4 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
36
4
12
11
1
2
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.182
.250
.273
.523
60
1B
20
4
18
15
3
6
1
0
0
3
0
3
0
0
.400
.500
.467
.967
196
2B
36
4
21
17
0
4
1
0
0
0
1
2
1
1
.235
.350
.294
.644
98
3B
24
4
21
18
2
6
0
1
1
4
1
2
0
1
.333
.400
.611
1.011
207
SS
25
3
14
14
1
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.214
.214
.357
.571
73
LF
22
4
16
16
4
6
1
0
0
2
2
0
0
0
.375
.375
.438
.813
148
CF
28
3
12
12
1
3
0
2
0
4
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.583
.833
152
RF
25
4
16
11
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
2
.091
.286
.091
.377
17
CF
32
2
8
8
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1B
27
3
6
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.167
.000
.167
-47
LF
43
1
6
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
31
2
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
22
RP
30
3
7
7
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.429
.429
.429
.857
162
SP
41
1
6
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
23
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
19
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
16
45
172
155
16
35
4
4
1
14
4
11
2
4
.226
.286
.323
.608
86
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
3B
21
.456
.309
9.5%
6.5%
4.8%
0.3%
.278
.084
36
2B
21
.307
.309
9.5%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.059
.084
20
1B
18
.462
.309
16.7%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.067
.084
22
LF
16
.387
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.063
.084
25
RF
16
.193
.309
18.8%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.084
25
SS
14
.268
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.143
.084
36
C
12
.257
.309
8.3%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.091
.084
28
CF
12
.387
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.333
.084
32
CF
8
.000
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.084
30
RP
7
.409
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.084
41
SP
6
.000
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.084
27
1B
6
.125
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.084
43
LF
6
.000
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.084
31
C
5
.191
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.084
19
SP
2
.000
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.084
23
SP
2
.000
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.084
16
172
.289
.309
6.4%
6.5%
0.6%
0.3%
.097
.084
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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