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)


Wins Above Replacement
Glossary
23
SP
11
25.2
1.3
-0.1
0.0
1.4
0.0
25
CF
77
50.2
1.1
0.4
0.0
0.8
-0.0
19
SP
15
33.0
1.0
-0.1
0.0
1.1
-0.0
27
2B
126
0.9
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.1
32
CF
75
0.7
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.0
29
1B
122
0.5
0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.1
35
LF
14
8.0
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.2
-0.0
20
LF
31
16.0
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
-0.0
30
LF
100
0.3
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
23
SP
33
58.0
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.2
-0.0
25
SS
113
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
RP
1
1.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
38
C
112
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
22
RF
12
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
SP
5
11.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
RF
4
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
27
3B
116
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
23
SP
13
30.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
21
LF
5
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
33
RF
14
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
23
RP
5
14.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
25
C
8
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
RF
70
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
3B
20
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
46
RF
29
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
29
LF
5
6.0
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
-0.0
20
SP
4
11.0
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
27
1140
264.1
6.1
2.8
0.0
3.5
-0.1

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James