1941 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1941 Birmingham Black Barons


28 - 20


24 - 15 in the Negro American League

1940 / 1942 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (28-20)

Top Hitter


Lyman
Bostock

Top Pitcher


Dan
Bankhead

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
103
3rd ERA+
85
3rd
OPS
.652
3rd ERA
4.38
3rd
BA
.272
2nd BA
OBP
.312
3rd K/BB
1.89
4th
SLG
.340
3rd K%
13.9%
4th
BB%
5.2%
6th BB%
7.3%
4th
K%
HR%
ISO
.067
4th WHIP
1.30
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
• 1 member of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
30
15
44
41
7
12
0
1
0
4
0
3
0
.293
.341
.341
.682
113
1B
23
18
64
55
5
20
3
2
0
10
1
3
6
.364
.397
.491
.887
177
2B
28
18
65
61
7
19
1
2
0
10
1
2
2
.311
.333
.393
.727
127
3B
29
18
67
64
16
20
3
0
0
10
2
3
0
.313
.343
.359
.703
120
SS
26
13
47
41
3
10
0
0
0
6
0
3
3
.244
.295
.244
.539
69
LF
25
18
70
63
10
18
2
2
0
6
1
4
3
.286
.328
.381
.709
121
CF
10
37
35
3
7
1
1
0
1
1
2
0
.200
.243
.286
.529
65
RF
31
9
31
28
5
8
1
0
0
3
1
2
1
.286
.333
.321
.655
105
1B
29
11
31
30
5
11
0
0
0
8
0
1
0
.367
.387
.367
.754
136
3B
36
8
23
19
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
2
.000
.095
.000
.095
-69
LF
7
21
19
2
6
0
1
1
3
0
1
1
.316
.350
.579
.929
189
RF
5
19
17
2
4
2
0
0
3
0
1
1
.235
.278
.353
.631
97
C
2
5
5
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.200
.200
.400
.600
86
C
38
2
5
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.200
.000
.200
-36
LF
41
1
4
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-20
LF
3
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
-
35
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
21
8
22
16
2
3
1
0
0
3
0
2
4
.188
.278
.250
.528
65
SP
27
10
18
16
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
.250
.250
.250
.500
56
SP
27
5
8
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
20
3
6
5
1
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
.600
.600
.600
1.200
275
SP
32
5
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
26
2
1
1
0
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
24
193
595
536
71
146
15
9
1
70
7
31
28
.272
.312
.340
.652
103
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
25
LF
70
.324
.304
5.7%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.095
.078
29
3B
67
.339
.304
4.5%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.047
.078
28
2B
65
.334
.304
3.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.082
.078
23
1B
64
.379
.304
4.7%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.127
.078
26
SS
47
.252
.304
6.4%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
30
C
44
.331
.304
6.8%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.049
.078
CF
37
.255
.304
5.4%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.086
.078
29
1B
31
.365
.304
3.2%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
31
RF
31
.309
.304
6.5%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.036
.078
36
3B
23
.065
.304
8.7%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
21
SP
22
.218
.304
9.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.063
.078
LF
21
.409
.304
4.8%
8.1%
4.8%
0.4%
.263
.078
RF
19
.285
.304
5.3%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.118
.078
27
SP
18
.213
.304
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
27
SP
8
.000
.304
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
20
RP
6
.480
.304
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
C
5
.275
.304
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.200
.078
38
C
5
.149
.304
20.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
41
LF
4
.186
.304
25.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
32
SP
4
.000
.304
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
LF
2
.000
.304
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
35
-
1
.000
.304
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
26
SP
1
.000
.304
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
RP
.000
.304
8.1%
0.4%
.078
24
595
.299
.304
5.2%
8.1%
0.2%
0.4%
.067
.078
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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