1945 Cincinnati-Indianapolis Clowns - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1945 Cincinnati-Indianapolis Clowns


24 - 49 - 1


23 - 39 - 1 in the Negro American League

1943 / 1946 (Team History)

Managed by:
Hoss Walker (24-49-1)

Top Hitter


Henry
Merchant

Top Pitcher


Jimmie
Bennett

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
62
6th ERA+
72
6th
OPS
.541
6th ERA
5.25
6th
BA
.221
6th BA
OBP
.271
6th K/BB
1.38
3rd
SLG
.271
6th K%
12.1%
2nd
BB%
6.3%
5th BB%
8.8%
5th
K%
HR%
ISO
.050
6th WHIP
1.64
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Crosley Field (Cincinnati, OH), Victory Field (Indianapolis, IN)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
35
11
37
35
2
6
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.171
.216
.171
.388
16
1B
23
12
41
40
3
5
0
0
1
4
0
1
0
0
.125
.146
.200
.346
2
2B
31
9
38
37
6
11
0
1
0
3
1
1
0
0
.297
.316
.351
.667
98
3B
25
12
38
32
5
8
2
0
0
7
1
6
0
0
.250
.368
.313
.681
104
SS
40
11
39
35
0
7
1
0
0
5
0
4
0
0
.200
.282
.229
.511
53
LF
22
12
49
43
9
11
0
0
0
0
1
6
0
0
.256
.347
.256
.603
81
CF
27
12
46
41
5
12
2
0
0
6
2
4
0
1
.293
.356
.341
.697
108
RF
31
9
32
29
2
8
2
0
0
5
0
3
0
0
.276
.344
.345
.689
105
LF
23
10
36
35
4
7
2
1
1
3
0
0
0
1
.200
.200
.400
.600
76
3B
39
9
33
31
2
7
0
0
1
4
0
1
0
1
.226
.250
.323
.573
70
2B
6
27
24
2
6
0
1
0
2
0
2
0
1
.250
.308
.333
.641
91
RF
36
3
13
12
1
2
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.167
.231
.167
.397
19
CF
25
3
12
12
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-1
1B
27
2
10
9
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.333
.400
.333
.733
120
SS
22
3
10
9
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.222
.222
.222
.444
33
2B
33
3
9
8
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.125
.222
.125
.347
5
SP
29
9
20
20
1
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.150
.150
.150
.300
-11
SP
22
5
15
14
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.286
.286
.286
.571
70
RP
19
6
11
11
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.091
.091
.091
.182
-46
SP
40
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
25
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
22
2
1
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
496
RP
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
RP
30
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
24
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
25
154
524
484
46
107
9
3
3
43
5
33
0
7
.221
.271
.271
.541
62
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
22
LF
49
.304
.314
12.2%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
27
CF
46
.329
.314
8.7%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.049
.088
23
1B
41
.163
.314
2.4%
7.0%
2.4%
0.6%
.075
.088
40
SS
39
.257
.314
10.3%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.029
.088
25
3B
38
.338
.314
15.8%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.063
.088
31
2B
38
.314
.314
2.6%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.054
.088
35
C
37
.194
.314
5.4%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
23
LF
36
.260
.314
0.0%
7.0%
2.8%
0.6%
.200
.088
39
3B
33
.260
.314
3.0%
7.0%
3.0%
0.6%
.097
.088
31
RF
32
.331
.314
9.4%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.069
.088
2B
27
.293
.314
7.4%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.083
.088
29
SP
20
.142
.314
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
22
SP
15
.253
.314
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
36
RF
13
.203
.314
7.7%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
25
CF
12
.158
.314
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
19
RP
11
.086
.314
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
22
SS
10
.190
.314
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
27
1B
10
.359
.314
10.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
33
2B
9
.188
.314
11.1%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
25
SP
3
.000
.314
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
40
SP
3
.000
.314
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
RP
1
.000
.314
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.088
22
SP
1
.948
.314
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
24
RP
.000
.314
7.0%
0.6%
.088
30
RP
.000
.314
7.0%
0.6%
.088
25
524
.258
.314
6.3%
7.0%
0.6%
0.6%
.050
.088
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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