1940 New York Black Yankees - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 New York Black Yankees


16 - 28


12 - 25 in the Negro National League II

1939 / 1941 (Team History)

Managed by:
Tex Burnett (16-28)

Top Hitter


Henry
Spearman

Top Pitcher


Roy
Williams

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
74
6th ERA+
74
6th
OPS
.660
5th ERA
6.52
6th
BA
.255
6th BA
OBP
.314
6th K/BB
0.90
6th
SLG
.346
5th K%
8.6%
6th
BB%
7.7%
6th BB%
9.5%
4th
K%
HR%
ISO
.090
5th WHIP
1.76
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: No Home Ballpark


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
37
17
58
55
3
9
0
0
0
2
0
1
2
.164
.179
.164
.342
-9
1B
24
29
120
114
27
43
8
1
2
21
2
4
2
.377
.398
.518
.916
141
2B
30
18
77
70
11
22
2
1
0
6
3
6
1
.314
.368
.371
.740
96
3B
30
29
119
101
17
33
7
1
4
21
0
17
1
.327
.424
.535
.958
152
SS
35
24
88
82
7
14
3
0
0
6
0
3
3
.171
.200
.207
.407
8
LF
28
21
84
74
13
15
2
1
0
8
2
8
2
.203
.280
.257
.537
43
CF
22
25
94
87
10
27
7
4
2
21
0
5
2
.310
.348
.552
.900
135
RF
35
18
71
68
10
15
3
0
1
11
1
1
2
.221
.232
.309
.541
42
C
30
18
52
40
5
8
0
0
0
2
1
10
2
.200
.360
.200
.560
51
RF
30
11
40
36
2
7
2
0
0
8
0
2
2
.194
.237
.250
.487
29
LF
30
14
39
35
5
14
1
0
0
6
0
3
1
.400
.447
.429
.876
133
LF
35
10
34
27
5
7
2
0
0
3
2
6
1
.259
.394
.333
.727
94
2B
35
5
21
18
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
2
1
.111
.200
.111
.311
-16
LF
3
12
9
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
2
1
.333
.455
.333
.788
111
SS
3
10
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SS
2
7
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
.000
.429
.000
.429
21
2B
2
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
-
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1.000
SS
35
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1.000
SP
32
11
21
20
2
8
0
1
0
1
0
0
1
.400
.400
.500
.900
137
SP
35
12
18
17
3
4
1
0
0
1
0
0
1
.235
.235
.294
.529
39
SP
29
12
17
16
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.063
.118
.063
.180
-51
RP
26
12
14
12
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
.083
.214
.083
.298
-19
SP
39
5
11
11
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.091
.091
.091
.182
-52
SP
26
7
10
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.111
.200
.111
.311
-16
SP
24
2
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
27
313
1024
920
127
235
38
9
9
118
11
79
25
.255
.314
.346
.660
74
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
1B
120
.409
.347
3.3%
9.5%
1.7%
1.4%
.140
.121
30
3B
119
.431
.347
14.3%
9.5%
3.4%
1.4%
.208
.121
22
CF
94
.387
.347
5.3%
9.5%
2.1%
1.4%
.241
.121
35
SS
88
.188
.347
3.4%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.037
.121
28
LF
84
.257
.347
9.5%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.054
.121
30
2B
77
.347
.347
7.8%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.057
.121
35
RF
71
.239
.347
1.4%
9.5%
1.4%
1.4%
.088
.121
37
C
58
.160
.347
1.7%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.121
30
C
52
.292
.347
19.2%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.121
30
RF
40
.221
.347
5.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.056
.121
30
LF
39
.406
.347
7.7%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.029
.121
35
LF
34
.350
.347
17.6%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.074
.121
35
2B
21
.163
.347
9.5%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.121
32
SP
21
.391
.347
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.100
.121
35
SP
18
.229
.347
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.059
.121
29
SP
17
.100
.347
5.9%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.121
26
RP
14
.177
.347
14.3%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.121
LF
12
.363
.347
16.7%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.121
39
SP
11
.086
.347
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.121
26
SP
10
.171
.347
10.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.121
SS
10
.000
.347
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.121
SS
7
.328
.347
42.9%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.121
2B
3
.000
.347
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.121
24
SP
2
.000
.347
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.121
35
SS
1
.764
.347
100.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.121
-
1
.764
.347
100.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.121
RP
.000
.347
9.5%
1.4%
.121
27
1024
.303
.347
7.7%
9.5%
0.9%
1.4%
.090
.121
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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