1940 Memphis Red Sox - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 Memphis Red Sox


31 - 30


25 - 20 in the Negro American League

1939 / 1941 (Team History)

Managed by:
Reuben Jones (31-30)

Top Hitter


Fred
Bankhead

Top Pitcher


Lefty
Wilson

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
91
4th ERA+
116
3rd
OPS
.630
3rd ERA
3.23
3rd
BA
.248
3rd BA
OBP
.305
3rd K/BB
1.93
3rd
SLG
.325
3rd K%
14.3%
3rd
BB%
7.5%
6th BB%
7.4%
4th
K%
HR%
ISO
.077
3rd WHIP
1.24
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Martin Park (Memphis, TN)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
38
29
112
99
5
22
4
0
0
8
3
11
2
.222
.300
.263
.563
70
1B
29
32
122
103
13
28
4
2
1
9
5
10
9
.272
.336
.379
.715
116
2B
27
31
126
108
29
29
4
2
1
7
6
15
3
.269
.358
.370
.728
120
3B
27
28
116
106
6
25
0
3
0
10
3
8
2
.236
.289
.292
.582
76
SS
25
32
113
106
13
26
6
0
0
11
1
5
2
.245
.279
.302
.581
76
LF
30
27
100
86
10
21
7
1
0
9
1
11
3
.244
.330
.349
.679
105
CF
25
28
77
73
7
22
4
0
1
11
2
4
0
.301
.338
.397
.735
122
RF
20
70
64
7
16
4
0
0
6
0
4
2
.250
.294
.313
.607
83
CF
32
19
75
65
14
18
1
0
4
17
3
10
0
.277
.373
.477
.850
157
LF
20
12
31
31
4
8
0
0
1
3
0
0
0
.258
.258
.355
.613
85
RF
46
12
29
29
3
8
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
.276
.276
.276
.552
67
3B
5
20
18
1
4
0
0
0
3
0
1
1
.222
.263
.222
.485
47
LF
35
4
14
9
3
2
0
0
0
0
1
4
1
.222
.462
.222
.684
107
RF
33
3
14
13
2
3
1
0
0
3
0
1
0
.231
.286
.308
.593
79
RF
22
5
12
12
0
5
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
.417
.417
.417
.833
152
C
25
4
8
8
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.125
.125
.250
.375
13
LF
29
3
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
LF
21
5
5
5
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.400
.400
.800
142
RF
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
202
SP
23
14
33
32
4
7
1
1
0
1
0
1
0
.219
.242
.313
.555
67
SP
19
6
15
15
1
3
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
21
SP
23
4
13
12
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
4
11
11
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.182
.364
10
SP
3
5
5
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
23
5
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
20
6
4
3
1
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
1
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
504
27
343
1140
1028
128
255
37
9
8
109
27
85
27
.248
.305
.325
.630
91
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
27
2B
126
.351
.322
11.9%
9.3%
0.8%
0.6%
.102
.075
29
1B
122
.323
.322
8.2%
9.3%
0.8%
0.6%
.107
.075
27
3B
116
.283
.322
6.9%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.057
.075
25
SS
113
.280
.322
4.4%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.057
.075
38
C
112
.281
.322
9.8%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.040
.075
30
LF
100
.325
.322
11.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.105
.075
25
CF
77
.356
.322
5.2%
9.3%
1.3%
0.6%
.096
.075
32
CF
75
.409
.322
13.3%
9.3%
5.3%
0.6%
.200
.075
RF
70
.290
.322
5.7%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.063
.075
23
SP
33
.266
.322
3.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.094
.075
20
LF
31
.292
.322
0.0%
9.3%
3.2%
0.6%
.097
.075
46
RF
29
.269
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
3B
20
.233
.322
5.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
19
SP
15
.195
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
35
LF
14
.357
.322
28.6%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
33
RF
14
.293
.322
7.1%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.077
.075
23
SP
13
.000
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
22
RF
12
.406
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
SP
11
.177
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
25
C
8
.174
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.125
.075
SP
5
.000
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
23
RP
5
.000
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
29
LF
5
.000
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
21
LF
5
.390
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
20
SP
4
.000
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
RF
4
.487
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
RP
1
.975
.322
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
27
1140
.303
.322
7.5%
9.3%
0.7%
0.6%
.077
.075
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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