1942 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1942 Birmingham Black Barons


28 - 27


27 - 22 in the Negro American League

1941 / 1943 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (28-27)

Top Hitter


Lloyd
Davenport

Top Pitcher


Johnny
Markham

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
105
2nd ERA+
109
2nd
OPS
.675
2nd ERA
3.49
2nd
BA
.276
2nd BA
OBP
.331
1st K/BB
1.73
3rd
SLG
.344
3rd K%
11.7%
4th
BB%
7.4%
2nd BB%
6.7%
3rd
K%
HR%
ISO
.068
4th WHIP
1.26
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
31
20
66
58
9
15
4
0
0
2
1
5
3
.259
.317
.328
.645
96
1B
32
12
39
35
1
7
1
0
0
5
0
2
2
.200
.243
.229
.472
44
2B
29
29
119
114
22
38
2
2
2
16
2
4
1
.333
.356
.439
.795
141
3B
33
29
109
96
17
25
4
0
2
18
7
12
1
.260
.343
.365
.707
115
SS
37
22
87
77
9
16
1
0
1
5
3
6
4
.208
.265
.260
.525
60
LF
20
12
51
49
5
19
1
0
0
6
2
2
0
.388
.412
.408
.820
149
CF
30
25
101
86
18
29
6
0
2
15
6
14
1
.337
.430
.477
.907
175
RF
20
64
59
7
17
2
1
0
5
1
4
1
.288
.333
.356
.689
109
3B
30
12
48
45
7
13
0
1
0
9
1
3
0
.289
.333
.333
.667
103
LF
12
42
41
5
11
1
0
0
5
1
1
0
.268
.286
.293
.578
76
LF
10
41
33
11
10
1
2
0
7
4
6
2
.303
.410
.455
.865
162
C
39
14
41
39
3
11
1
0
0
7
0
1
1
.282
.300
.308
.608
85
RF
11
34
28
4
6
0
0
0
2
0
4
2
.214
.313
.214
.527
61
1B
24
8
30
26
2
8
2
1
0
3
0
4
0
.308
.400
.462
.862
161
3B
27
7
25
24
4
8
2
0
0
3
0
1
0
.333
.360
.417
.777
135
SS
22
7
18
17
1
6
1
0
0
4
2
1
0
.353
.389
.412
.801
143
RF
21
6
16
14
1
2
1
0
0
1
0
2
0
.143
.250
.214
.464
42
1B
30
3
15
13
3
7
0
0
0
2
0
0
2
.538
.538
.538
1.077
227
LF
4
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-13
2B
26
2
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
3B
36
1
5
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.200
.000
.200
-37
1B
1
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
22
C
27
1
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2B
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
155
RF
25
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
204
-
2
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
204
2B
24
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
-
48
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
26
2
2
2
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
34
13
28
26
6
10
1
0
0
3
0
0
2
.385
.385
.423
.808
145
RP
33
13
21
17
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
2
.059
.158
.059
.217
-33
SP
28
10
17
15
1
3
1
0
0
0
0
1
1
.200
.250
.267
.517
57
RP
28
12
14
14
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.071
.071
.071
.143
-57
SP
22
6
13
11
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
.182
.308
.182
.490
50
SP
3
8
6
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
.167
.375
.167
.542
67
36
335
1089
983
137
271
32
7
7
122
32
81
25
.276
.331
.344
.675
105
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
29
2B
119
.371
.312
3.4%
7.2%
1.7%
0.7%
.105
.080
33
3B
109
.339
.312
11.0%
7.2%
1.8%
0.7%
.104
.080
30
CF
101
.427
.312
13.9%
7.2%
2.0%
0.7%
.140
.080
37
SS
87
.246
.312
6.9%
7.2%
1.1%
0.7%
.052
.080
31
C
66
.298
.312
7.6%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.069
.080
RF
64
.325
.312
6.3%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.068
.080
20
LF
51
.393
.312
3.9%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.020
.080
30
3B
48
.321
.312
6.3%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.044
.080
LF
42
.278
.312
2.4%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.024
.080
39
C
41
.284
.312
2.4%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.026
.080
LF
41
.390
.312
14.6%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.152
.080
32
1B
39
.220
.312
5.1%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.029
.080
RF
34
.256
.312
11.8%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
24
1B
30
.407
.312
13.3%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.154
.080
34
SP
28
.356
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.038
.080
27
3B
25
.368
.312
4.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.083
.080
33
RP
21
.117
.312
9.5%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
22
SS
18
.382
.312
5.6%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.059
.080
28
SP
17
.236
.312
5.9%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.067
.080
21
RF
16
.238
.312
12.5%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.071
.080
30
1B
15
.446
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
28
RP
14
.068
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
22
SP
13
.262
.312
15.4%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
SP
8
.306
.312
25.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
LF
7
.137
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
27
C
5
.000
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
36
3B
5
.149
.312
20.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
26
2B
5
.000
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
1B
5
.191
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
2B
4
.425
.312
25.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
48
-
2
.000
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
-
2
.478
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
25
RF
2
.478
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
26
C
2
.000
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
24
2B
2
.000
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
-
1
.000
.312
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
36
1089
.318
.312
7.4%
7.2%
0.6%
0.7%
.068
.080
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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