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+
90
2nd ERA+
104
1st
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
64
1B
20
4
18
15
3
6
1
0
0
3
0
3
0
0
.400
.500
.467
.967
204
2B
36
4
21
17
0
4
1
0
0
0
1
2
1
1
.235
.350
.294
.644
103
3B
24
4
21
18
2
6
0
1
1
4
1
2
0
1
.333
.400
.611
1.011
215
SS
25
3
14
14
1
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.214
.214
.357
.571
78
LF
22
4
16
16
4
6
1
0
0
2
2
0
0
0
.375
.375
.438
.813
154
CF
28
3
12
12
1
3
0
2
0
4
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.583
.833
158
RF
25
4
16
11
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
2
.091
.286
.091
.377
20
CF
32
2
8
8
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
LF
43
1
6
6
0
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
-46
C
31
2
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
25
RP
30
3
7
7
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.429
.429
.429
.857
169
SP
41
1
6
6
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
SP
23
2
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
90
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
3B
21
.456
.301
9.5%
6.3%
4.8%
0.3%
.278
.085
36
2B
21
.307
.301
9.5%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.059
.085
20
1B
18
.462
.301
16.7%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.067
.085
22
LF
16
.387
.301
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.063
.085
25
RF
16
.193
.301
18.8%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.085
25
SS
14
.268
.301
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.143
.085
36
C
12
.257
.301
8.3%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.091
.085
28
CF
12
.387
.301
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.333
.085
32
CF
8
.000
.301
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.085
30
RP
7
.409
.301
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.085
41
SP
6
.000
.301
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.085
27
1B
6
.125
.301
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.085
43
LF
6
.000
.301
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.085
31
C
5
.191
.301
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.085
23
SP
2
.000
.301
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.085
19
SP
2
.000
.301
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.085
16
172
.289
.301
6.4%
6.3%
0.6%
0.3%
.097
.085
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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