1947 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Kansas City Monarchs


56 - 41


52 - 32 in the Negro American League

1920 / 1948 (Team History)

Managed by:
Frank Duncan (56-41)

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Ford
Smith

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
100
2nd ERA+
93
4th
OPS
.740
2nd ERA
4.52
3rd
BA
.271
2nd BA
.275
4th
OBP
.352
3rd K/BB
1.40
3rd
SLG
.388
2nd K%
13.2%
2nd
BB%
10.0%
2nd BB%
9.4%
4th
K%
HR%
0.5%
1st
ISO
.117
2nd WHIP
1.55
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Blues Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
• 3 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
3B
34
52
232
213
41
65
4
6
1
22
15
13
3
3
.305
.354
.394
.748
103
1B
35
50
197
173
39
46
11
3
2
26
9
20
1
3
.266
.345
.399
.744
102
LF
33
55
215
196
33
45
6
5
2
21
8
19
0
0
.230
.298
.342
.640
74
CF
32
38
167
154
29
56
13
7
5
46
7
12
0
1
.364
.410
.636
1.046
182
RF
46
166
139
28
36
6
0
1
19
6
18
0
9
.259
.344
.324
.668
82
SS
21
35
153
132
35
39
5
2
7
24
4
18
2
1
.295
.388
.523
.911
147
C
35
37
128
97
22
28
4
1
2
17
3
25
2
4
.289
.444
.412
.856
133
2B
24
44
178
137
22
33
8
1
0
16
3
27
3
11
.241
.377
.314
.691
89
C
1
4
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
40
LF
26
6
26
21
3
5
0
0
0
0
1
3
1
1
.238
.360
.238
.598
64
C
24
35
121
104
20
34
10
0
0
17
1
13
3
1
.327
.417
.423
.840
128
SP
34
10
17
12
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
3
0
2
.083
.267
.083
.350
-3
RP
35
15
13
12
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.167
.167
.167
.333
-9
SP
22
7
7
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.167
.286
.167
.452
24
SP
24
16
23
21
7
4
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.190
.227
.238
.465
26
SP
25
22
62
57
12
16
3
1
0
11
0
2
1
2
.281
.317
.368
.685
86
1B
30
3
13
12
3
3
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.308
.417
.724
96
SP
25
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
40
6
9
8
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.125
.125
.125
.250
-32
SP
19
3
12
11
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.182
.182
.182
.364
-1
2B
17
18
72
67
11
22
2
3
1
9
0
3
0
2
.328
.357
.493
.850
130
SS
19
9
30
28
2
6
1
0
0
5
0
2
0
0
.214
.267
.250
.517
41
SP
4
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
28
13
35
31
4
7
0
0
0
5
0
2
0
2
.226
.273
.226
.499
36
SP
40
22
43
41
4
11
1
0
1
10
0
1
0
1
.268
.286
.366
.652
77
RF
30
37
122
100
9
21
4
0
1
12
0
20
2
0
.210
.352
.280
.632
73
RP
36
8
14
13
0
1
0
1
0
2
0
1
0
0
.077
.143
.231
.374
1
27
594
2064
1792
326
485
79
31
23
268
58
207
18
47
.271
.352
.388
.740
100
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
34
3B
232
.354
.350
5.6%
9.4%
0.4%
0.8%
.089
.101
33
LF
215
.307
.350
8.8%
9.4%
0.9%
0.8%
.112
.101
35
1B
197
.351
.350
10.2%
9.4%
1.0%
0.8%
.133
.101
24
2B
178
.331
.350
15.2%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.073
.101
32
CF
167
.469
.350
7.2%
9.4%
3.0%
0.8%
.273
.101
RF
166
.314
.350
10.8%
9.4%
0.6%
0.8%
.065
.101
21
SS
153
.418
.350
11.8%
9.4%
4.6%
0.8%
.227
.101
35
C
128
.410
.350
19.5%
9.4%
1.6%
0.8%
.124
.101
30
RF
122
.328
.350
16.4%
9.4%
0.8%
0.8%
.070
.101
24
C
121
.405
.350
10.7%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.096
.101
17
2B
72
.381
.350
4.2%
9.4%
1.4%
0.8%
.164
.101
25
SP
62
.316
.350
3.2%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.088
.101
40
SP
43
.299
.350
2.3%
9.4%
2.3%
0.8%
.098
.101
28
SP
35
.238
.350
5.7%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.101
19
SS
30
.257
.350
6.7%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.036
.101
26
LF
26
.307
.350
11.5%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.101
24
SP
23
.218
.350
4.3%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.048
.101
34
SP
17
.194
.350
17.6%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.101
36
RP
14
.174
.350
7.1%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.154
.101
30
1B
13
.336
.350
7.7%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.167
.101
35
RP
13
.149
.350
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.101
19
SP
12
.161
.350
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.101
40
SP
9
.107
.350
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.101
22
SP
7
.249
.350
14.3%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.101
SP
4
.000
.350
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.101
C
4
.390
.350
50.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.101
25
SP
1
.000
.350
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.101
27
2064
.348
.350
10.0%
9.4%
1.1%
0.8%
.117
.101
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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