1940 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 Kansas City Monarchs


31 - 15 - 2


30 - 10 - 2 in the Negro American League

1920 / 1941 (Team History)

Managed by:
Andy Cooper (31-15-2)

Top Hitter


Jesse
Williams

Top Pitcher


George
Walker

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
132
1st ERA+
119
2nd
OPS
.738
1st ERA
2.95
1st
BA
.289
1st BA
OBP
.351
1st K/BB
2.41
1st
SLG
.387
1st K%
17.1%
1st
BB%
8.7%
4th BB%
7.1%
2nd
K%
HR%
ISO
.099
1st WHIP
1.21
2nd

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro American League
• Home Ballpark: Ruppert Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
• 4 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
28
20
77
62
19
20
5
3
1
12
3
15
0
.323
.455
.548
1.003
215
1B
28
31
121
114
19
35
7
3
1
30
5
6
1
.307
.342
.447
.789
148
2B
24
21
83
77
11
16
4
0
0
11
4
5
1
.208
.256
.260
.516
62
3B
27
28
107
97
15
33
5
0
0
13
6
10
0
.340
.402
.392
.794
149
SS
27
31
119
106
21
39
3
3
1
24
4
10
3
.368
.422
.481
.904
184
LF
39
22
83
76
11
20
2
0
0
8
1
5
2
.263
.309
.289
.598
88
CF
39
29
115
99
15
26
3
1
4
25
3
16
0
.263
.365
.434
.800
151
RF
28
24
106
96
18
26
2
1
0
11
7
8
2
.271
.327
.313
.639
101
LF
26
17
74
63
11
12
1
0
0
8
3
11
0
.190
.311
.206
.517
63
C
25
17
53
49
9
14
0
1
1
6
0
4
0
.286
.340
.388
.727
128
2B
29
10
44
41
10
15
1
2
0
5
1
2
1
.366
.395
.488
.883
177
RF
31
4
13
11
1
3
2
0
0
1
0
1
1
.273
.333
.455
.788
147
3B
25
2
8
7
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.143
.250
.143
.393
24
LF
25
2
7
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
3B
1
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.333
.000
.333
5
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
34
14
30
28
4
8
0
1
0
2
0
2
0
.286
.333
.357
.690
117
SP
33
14
22
22
1
8
2
1
0
3
0
0
0
.364
.364
.545
.909
185
SP
22
10
22
20
2
7
2
0
1
2
0
1
1
.350
.381
.600
.981
208
SP
26
9
18
18
4
7
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
.389
.389
.500
.889
179
RP
25
6
16
13
3
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
3
.154
.154
.154
.308
-3
SP
22
4
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
57
SP
25
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
23
318
1128
1015
175
293
39
17
9
166
37
98
15
.289
.351
.387
.738
132
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
28
1B
121
.374
.310
5.0%
8.9%
0.8%
0.6%
.140
.072
27
SS
119
.424
.310
8.4%
8.9%
0.8%
0.6%
.113
.072
39
CF
115
.388
.310
13.9%
8.9%
3.5%
0.6%
.172
.072
27
3B
107
.391
.310
9.3%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.052
.072
28
RF
106
.312
.310
7.5%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.042
.072
39
LF
83
.291
.310
6.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.026
.072
24
2B
83
.254
.310
6.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.052
.072
28
C
77
.475
.310
19.5%
8.9%
1.3%
0.6%
.226
.072
26
LF
74
.277
.310
14.9%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.016
.072
25
C
53
.354
.310
7.5%
8.9%
1.9%
0.6%
.102
.072
29
2B
44
.412
.310
4.5%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.122
.072
34
SP
30
.337
.310
6.7%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.071
.072
33
SP
22
.428
.310
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.182
.072
22
SP
22
.440
.310
4.5%
8.9%
4.5%
0.6%
.250
.072
26
SP
18
.423
.310
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.111
.072
25
RP
16
.122
.310
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.072
31
RF
13
.347
.310
7.7%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.182
.072
25
3B
8
.217
.310
12.5%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.072
25
LF
7
.000
.310
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.072
22
SP
4
.244
.310
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.072
3B
3
.254
.310
33.3%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.072
25
SP
2
.000
.310
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.072
-
1
.000
.310
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.072
23
1128
.356
.310
8.7%
8.9%
0.8%
0.6%
.099
.072
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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