1937 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Kansas City Monarchs


5 - 1 - 1


(1st place in the NAL Championship Series )

1920 / 1938 (Team History)

Managed by:
Andy Cooper (5-1-1)

Top Hitter


Jess
Brooks

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
90
2nd ERA+
97
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


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
36
4
3
24.0
24
3
1
0
0
2
.964
.963
10.13
8.46
-0.2
-6.4
-0.2
0.0
31
2
1
18.0
17
1
2
2
0
1
.900
.963
9.00
8.46
-0.6
-35.6
-0.6
0.0
2
6
4
42.0
41
4
3
2
0
3
.938
.963
9.64
8.46
-0.8
-18.9
-0.8
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
20
3
3
31.0
29
4
0
5
1.000
1.000
9.58
10.93
0.6
18.7
0.6
27
2
1
11.0
9
1
0
1
1.000
1.000
8.18
10.93
-0.1
-8.3
-0.1
2
5
4
42.0
38
5
0
6
1.000
1.000
9.21
10.93
0.5
11.6
0.5


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
36
4
4
42.0
14
10
1
5
.960
.959
5.14
5.04
-1.6
-36.9
-1.6
1
4
4
42.0
14
10
1
5
.960
.959
5.14
5.04
-1.6
-36.9
-1.6


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
24
4
4
42.0
3
7
2
0
.833
.920
2.14
2.46
-0.3
-7.9
-0.3
1
4
4
42.0
3
7
2
0
.833
.920
2.14
2.46
-0.3
-7.9
-0.3


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
25
3
3
33.0
4
9
1
2
.929
.905
3.55
4.07
-0.3
-7.7
-0.3
20
1
1
9.0
1
2
0
1
1.000
.905
3.00
4.07
-0.3
-38.5
-0.3
2
4
4
42.0
5
11
1
3
.941
.905
3.43
4.07
-0.6
-14.3
-0.6


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
22
3
2
18.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.933
1.00
1.50
-0.8
-42.4
-0.8
0.0
43
1
1
17.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.933
1.59
1.50
-0.0
-2.6
-0.0
0.0
28
1
1
5.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.933
3.60
1.50
0.7
133.8
0.7
0.0
20
1
0
2.0
0
0
0
0
.933
0.00
1.50
-0.2
-110.2
-0.2
0.0
4
6
4
42.0
7
0
0
0
1.000
.933
1.50
1.50
-0.4
-8.5
-0.4
0.0


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
28
3
2
20.0
5
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.25
2.25
-0.3
-13.7
0.0
-0.3
32
2
2
18.0
5
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.50
2.25
0.1
3.3
0.3
-0.3
25
1
0
4.0
0
0
0
0
1.000
0.00
2.25
-0.7
-166.2
-0.6
-0.1
3
6
4
42.0
10
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.14
2.25
-0.9
-20.9
-0.2
-0.6


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
25
3
3
25.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.933
0.72
1.50
-1.5
-59.8
-1.3
-0.2
22
1
1
17.0
5
0
1
0
.833
.933
2.65
1.50
1.2
70.9
1.3
-0.1
2
4
4
42.0
7
0
1
0
.875
.933
1.50
1.50
-0.3
-6.9
0.0
-0.3


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
30
3
1
15.0
1
6
0
0
1.000
.967
4.20
3.11
23
2
1
5.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.967
1.80
3.11
19
1
1
5.0
0
1
1
0
.500
.967
1.80
3.11
41
1
1
17.0
0
4
0
1
1.000
.967
2.12
3.11
4
7
4
42.0
1
12
1
1
.929
.967
2.79
3.11


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
27
1
1
1


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
0



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