1940 St. Louis-New Orleans Stars - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 St. Louis-New Orleans Stars


22 - 22 - 2


20 - 19 - 2 in the Negro American League

1939 / 1941 (Team History)

Managed by:
George Mitchell (22-22-2)

Top Hitter


Ed
Mayweather

Top Pitcher


Eugene
Smith

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
104
2nd ERA+
94
4th
OPS
.665
2nd ERA
4.02
4th
BA
.260
2nd BA
OBP
.328
2nd K/BB
1.63
5th
SLG
.337
2nd K%
15.1%
2nd
BB%
9.1%
3rd BB%
9.3%
6th
K%
HR%
ISO
.077
2nd WHIP
1.34
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: South End Grounds (St. Louis, MO), Pelican Stadium (New Orleans, LA)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
30
18
44
43
2
8
0
0
0
4
0
0
1
.186
.186
.186
.372
14
1B
30
24
96
77
20
27
5
1
1
19
1
18
1
.351
.474
.481
.954
192
2B
22
18
71
61
6
23
3
4
1
9
0
7
3
.377
.441
.607
1.048
220
3B
27
25
95
92
14
32
3
3
0
12
2
2
1
.348
.362
.446
.807
147
SS
28
22
93
81
15
22
3
0
0
9
4
9
3
.272
.344
.309
.653
100
LF
23
22
80
74
8
17
2
2
0
14
0
5
1
.230
.278
.311
.589
80
CF
26
25
112
95
18
23
3
1
1
9
8
16
1
.242
.351
.326
.678
107
RF
25
24
100
91
16
26
6
2
0
10
3
7
2
.286
.337
.396
.732
124
3B
36
13
43
32
5
7
1
0
0
4
0
8
3
.219
.375
.250
.625
91
C
33
12
41
38
3
8
1
0
0
5
0
2
1
.211
.250
.237
.487
49
1B
21
4
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-13
1B
40
5
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
22
C
30
3
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
26
2
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-23
CF
1
3
3
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.667
.667
.667
1.333
308
SS
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
24
20
53
46
4
6
1
0
0
3
0
5
2
.130
.216
.152
.368
13
RP
28
13
19
19
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
22
10
18
18
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
2
SP
7
5
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.250
.250
.250
.500
53
RP
24
2
4
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
.500
.750
.500
1.250
283
SP
19
4
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
25
3
4
3
1
2
0
0
0
1
1
1
0
.667
.750
.667
1.417
333
RP
3
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
53
RP
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
32
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
30
288
917
813
115
211
28
13
3
103
19
83
21
.260
.328
.337
.665
104
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
26
CF
112
.338
.318
14.3%
9.2%
0.9%
0.6%
.084
.074
25
RF
100
.347
.318
7.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.110
.074
30
1B
96
.460
.318
18.8%
9.2%
1.0%
0.6%
.130
.074
27
3B
95
.382
.318
2.1%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.098
.074
28
SS
93
.318
.318
9.7%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.037
.074
23
LF
80
.285
.318
6.3%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.081
.074
22
2B
71
.470
.318
9.9%
9.2%
1.4%
0.6%
.230
.074
24
SP
53
.190
.318
9.4%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.022
.074
30
C
44
.177
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
36
3B
43
.310
.318
18.6%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.031
.074
33
C
41
.237
.318
4.9%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.026
.074
28
RP
19
.000
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
22
SP
18
.162
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
21
1B
7
.139
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
40
1B
5
.195
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
30
C
5
.000
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
SP
5
.195
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
RP
4
.244
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
24
RP
4
.624
.318
50.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
19
SP
4
.000
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
25
RP
4
.678
.318
25.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
26
C
4
.190
.318
25.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
RP
3
.000
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
CF
3
.650
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
SP
2
.000
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
SS
1
.000
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
-
1
.000
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
RP
.000
.318
9.2%
0.6%
.074
32
RP
.000
.318
9.2%
0.6%
.074
RP
.000
.318
9.2%
0.6%
.074
30
917
.321
.318
9.1%
9.2%
0.3%
0.6%
.077
.074
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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