1938 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Birmingham Black Barons


12 - 47


12 - 45 in the Negro American League

1937 / 1940 (Team History)

Managed by:
Dizzy Dismukes (12-47)

Top Hitter


David
Whatley

Top Pitcher



Thurston

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
72
7th ERA+
84
5th
OPS
.592
7th ERA
4.88
6th
BA
.230
7th BA
.271
5th
OBP
.298
6th K/BB
0.95
7th
SLG
.294
7th K%
10.4%
7th
BB%
7.5%
4th BB%
10.9%
7th
K%
HR%
0.6%
2nd
ISO
.064
7th WHIP
1.58
7th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
22
17
58
48
4
9
2
0
0
6
1
5
0
5
.188
.264
.229
.493
45
1B
30
23
94
92
11
28
3
3
1
16
1
2
0
0
.304
.319
.435
.754
119
2B
25
28
117
102
12
21
0
2
1
10
4
11
2
2
.206
.296
.275
.570
67
3B
26
23
96
86
12
18
1
1
0
5
4
8
1
1
.209
.284
.244
.528
55
SS
14
52
39
6
4
0
0
0
0
2
11
1
1
.103
.314
.103
.416
24
LF
24
21
88
84
7
23
2
3
0
9
3
4
0
0
.274
.307
.369
.676
97
CF
25
96
90
8
19
1
1
0
11
2
5
0
1
.211
.253
.244
.497
45
RF
23
24
102
94
20
39
6
2
0
9
4
7
1
0
.415
.461
.521
.982
186
LF
32
14
44
37
3
8
1
0
0
3
0
4
2
1
.216
.326
.243
.569
67
SS
26
9
36
31
3
1
1
0
0
2
0
5
0
0
.032
.167
.065
.231
-31
C
31
8
31
26
3
6
1
0
1
4
1
5
0
0
.231
.355
.385
.739
116
3B
25
4
18
17
2
7
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.412
.444
.412
.856
150
C
35
7
10
6
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
3
1
0
.333
.600
.333
.933
176
1B
4
10
9
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.333
.400
.333
.733
115
2B
29
2
6
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1B
26
1
4
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.333
.333
.333
.667
95
CF
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RF
31
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
146
C
1
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SS
1
4
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-24
2B
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
1.000
1.250
255
PH
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
24
13
32
30
5
5
1
0
0
2
0
1
1
0
.167
.219
.200
.419
23
SP
23
10
14
14
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.071
.071
.071
.143
-58
SP
10
13
12
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.083
.083
.167
.250
-28
SP
3
10
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
23
8
6
6
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
95
RP
1
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
35
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
18
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
192
SP
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
PH
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
33
281
972
873
104
201
20
12
4
83
22
73
11
15
.230
.298
.294
.592
72
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
25
2B
117
.277
.321
9.4%
7.7%
0.9%
0.7%
.069
.094
23
RF
102
.459
.321
6.9%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.106
.094
CF
96
.239
.321
5.2%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.033
.094
26
3B
96
.261
.321
8.3%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.035
.094
30
1B
94
.346
.321
2.1%
7.7%
1.1%
0.7%
.130
.094
24
LF
88
.316
.321
4.5%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.095
.094
22
C
58
.226
.321
8.6%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.042
.094
SS
52
.248
.321
21.2%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
32
LF
44
.286
.321
9.1%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.027
.094
26
SS
36
.142
.321
13.9%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.032
.094
24
SP
32
.208
.321
3.1%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.033
.094
31
C
31
.354
.321
16.1%
7.7%
3.2%
0.7%
.154
.094
25
3B
18
.412
.321
5.6%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
23
SP
14
.068
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
SP
13
.102
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.083
.094
SP
10
.000
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
1B
10
.364
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
35
C
10
.495
.321
30.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
23
SP
6
.317
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
29
2B
6
.000
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
RP
5
.000
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
26
1B
4
.238
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
CF
4
.000
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
C
4
.000
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
2B
4
.520
.321
0.0%
7.7%
25.0%
0.7%
.750
.094
SS
4
.189
.321
25.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
31
RF
4
.434
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
35
SP
3
.000
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
18
SP
2
.475
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
SP
2
.000
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
PH
1
.000
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
SP
1
.000
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
PH
1
.000
.321
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.094
33
972
.283
.321
7.5%
7.7%
0.4%
0.7%
.064
.094
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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