1943 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1943 Birmingham Black Barons


51 - 42 - 2


39 - 29 - 2 in the Negro American League

1942 / 1944 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (51-42-2)

Top Hitter


Piper
Davis

Top Pitcher


Alfred
Saylor

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
89
4th ERA+
103
3rd
OPS
.607
4th ERA
3.70
3rd
BA
.241
4th BA
.243
1st
OBP
.307
4th K/BB
1.78
3rd
SLG
.301
6th K%
13.4%
2nd
BB%
7.9%
2nd BB%
7.5%
5th
K%
HR%
0.6%
5th
ISO
.060
6th WHIP
1.26
2nd

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro American League
• First Half Champions of the Negro American League
• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
32
31
108
99
8
21
1
0
0
2
2
8
0
1
0
.212
.271
.222
.493
53
1B
31
26
96
85
11
17
3
2
1
10
3
9
1
1
0
.200
.284
.318
.602
86
2B
30
38
168
155
24
45
2
3
0
16
6
10
0
3
0
.290
.333
.342
.675
109
3B
30
35
135
122
13
21
2
1
0
8
2
6
3
4
0
.172
.229
.205
.434
35
SS
25
38
157
138
28
39
12
2
2
23
3
16
1
2
0
.283
.361
.442
.803
149
LF
31
36
153
143
14
35
4
1
1
22
1
9
0
1
0
.245
.289
.308
.597
85
CF
21
31
139
119
26
35
2
1
1
12
5
19
0
1
0
.294
.391
.353
.744
131
RF
30
40
174
151
25
45
1
4
0
17
7
17
2
4
0
.298
.376
.358
.734
128
LF
34
15
60
52
5
8
0
0
0
5
0
7
1
0
0
.154
.267
.154
.421
31
1B
35
13
51
46
2
10
2
0
0
3
0
4
0
1
0
.217
.280
.261
.541
68
C
28
10
30
27
2
4
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
1
0
.148
.207
.148
.355
11
RF
3
10
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
LF
26
1
5
5
1
1
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.800
1.000
205
C
40
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
160
LF
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
60
SS
26
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
60
2B
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
31
16
53
47
6
13
1
0
0
3
0
5
0
1
0
.277
.346
.298
.644
100
SP
35
17
36
34
2
8
1
0
0
3
0
1
0
1
0
.235
.257
.265
.522
62
SP
29
14
35
33
1
7
1
0
0
3
0
0
0
2
0
.212
.212
.242
.455
41
SP
29
13
30
28
4
5
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.179
.207
.179
.385
20
SP
34
7
20
19
2
5
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
.263
.263
.316
.579
79
SP
24
5
12
10
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
0
0
.200
.333
.200
.533
67
SP
3
9
9
1
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.222
.333
2
RP
2
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
55
RP
23
1
2
2
0
0
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
0
0
27
400
1496
1344
178
324
34
14
6
133
29
118
9
25
0
.241
.307
.301
.607
89
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
30
RF
174
.351
.310
9.8%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.060
.075
30
2B
168
.321
.310
6.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.052
.075
25
SS
157
.378
.310
10.2%
7.2%
1.3%
0.5%
.159
.075
31
LF
153
.288
.310
5.9%
7.2%
0.7%
0.5%
.063
.075
21
CF
139
.365
.310
13.7%
7.2%
0.7%
0.5%
.059
.075
30
3B
135
.212
.310
4.4%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.033
.075
32
C
108
.246
.310
7.4%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.010
.075
31
1B
96
.291
.310
9.4%
7.2%
1.0%
0.5%
.118
.075
34
LF
60
.228
.310
11.7%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
31
SP
53
.314
.310
9.4%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.021
.075
35
1B
51
.263
.310
7.8%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.043
.075
35
SP
36
.246
.310
2.8%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.029
.075
29
SP
35
.204
.310
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.030
.075
29
SP
30
.185
.310
3.3%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
28
C
30
.178
.310
6.7%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
34
SP
20
.261
.310
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.053
.075
24
SP
12
.287
.310
8.3%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
RF
10
.000
.310
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
SP
9
.153
.310
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.111
.075
26
LF
5
.452
.310
0.0%
7.2%
20.0%
0.5%
.600
.075
RP
4
.240
.310
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
40
C
4
.427
.310
25.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
LF
2
.373
.310
50.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
26
SS
2
.373
.310
50.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
23
RP
2
.000
.310
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
2B
1
.000
.310
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
RP
.000
.310
7.2%
0.5%
.075
27
1496
.294
.310
7.9%
7.2%
0.4%
0.5%
.060
.075
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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