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


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
25
8
3
.727
14
13
10
0
0
105.0
62
42
115
0
34
80
0
0
4
471
3.60
117
SP
40
6
4
.600
12
8
6
0
0
71.2
51
44
99
2
12
25
0
0
3
325
5.53
76
SP
28
5
3
.625
8
6
5
2
0
56.0
16
11
44
1
23
26
0
0
1
232
1.77
238
SP
24
3
3
.500
11
5
3
0
0
52.1
55
43
73
5
33
24
2
0
3
271
7.39
57
SP
34
2
2
.500
10
6
2
0
0
45.0
25
17
39
0
17
29
0
0
2
196
3.40
124
SP
19
3
0
1.000
3
3
3
0
0
27.0
8
4
19
0
13
29
0
0
3
117
1.33
316
SP
40
0
2
.000
4
4
1
0
0
17.0
3
2
13
0
1
18
1
0
0
62
1.06
398
SP
22
0
1
.000
3
2
0
0
0
11.0
18
17
14
0
21
10
0
0
2
74
13.91
30
SP
0
2
.000
2
2
1
0
0
6.0
8
6
9
0
3
4
0
0
0
31
9.00
47
SP
25
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
4.0
7
4
8
0
3
2
0
0
0
24
9.00
47
RP
35
2
3
.400
15
3
1
0
3
36.0
31
22
48
2
18
22
0
0
2
180
5.50
77
RP
36
1
2
.333
8
2
0
0
0
31.2
23
19
36
0
20
14
0
0
2
151
5.40
78
RP
35
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.2
3
2
2
0
4
0
2
0
1
13
10.80
39
13
30
25
.545
93
55
32
2
3
464.1
310
233
519
10
202
283
5
0
23
2147
4.52
93
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
25
SP
105.0
1.42
1.50
17.0%
13.2%
7.2%
10.0%
2.35
1.32
0.0%
0.8%
40
SP
71.2
1.55
1.50
7.7%
12.8%
3.7%
9.7%
2.08
1.32
0.6%
0.8%
28
SP
56.0
1.20
1.50
11.2%
12.6%
9.9%
9.6%
1.13
1.32
0.4%
0.8%
24
SP
52.1
2.03
1.50
8.9%
12.7%
12.2%
9.6%
0.73
1.32
1.8%
0.8%
34
SP
45.0
1.24
1.50
14.8%
12.5%
8.7%
9.5%
1.71
1.32
0.0%
0.8%
35
RP
36.0
1.83
1.50
12.2%
12.5%
10.0%
9.5%
1.22
1.32
1.1%
0.8%
36
RP
31.2
1.77
1.50
9.3%
12.4%
13.2%
9.4%
0.70
1.32
0.0%
0.8%
19
SP
27.0
1.19
1.50
24.8%
12.3%
11.1%
9.4%
2.23
1.32
0.0%
0.8%
40
SP
17.0
0.82
1.50
29.0%
12.2%
1.6%
9.3%
18.00
1.32
0.0%
0.8%
22
SP
11.0
3.18
1.50
13.5%
12.3%
28.4%
9.3%
0.48
1.32
0.0%
0.8%
SP
6.0
2.00
1.50
12.9%
12.2%
9.7%
9.2%
1.33
1.32
0.0%
0.8%
25
SP
4.0
2.75
1.50
8.3%
12.1%
12.5%
9.2%
0.67
1.32
0.0%
0.8%
35
RP
1.2
3.60
1.50
0.0%
12.1%
30.8%
9.2%
0.00
1.32
0.0%
0.8%
13
464.1
1.55
1.50
13.2%
12.7%
9.4%
9.6%
1.40
1.32
0.5%
0.8%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
25
SP
14
471
424
62
115
20
3
0
5
0
34
80
0
4
9
9
.271
.331
.333
.664
40
SP
12
325
306
51
99
10
0
2
2
0
12
25
0
3
4
8
.324
.355
.376
.731
24
SP
11
271
229
55
73
13
1
5
5
0
33
24
0
3
6
4
.319
.411
.450
.861
28
SP
8
232
205
16
44
6
1
1
0
0
23
26
0
1
3
3
.215
.297
.268
.565
34
SP
10
196
173
25
39
2
3
0
2
0
17
29
0
2
4
3
.225
.302
.272
.574
35
RP
15
180
157
31
48
9
3
2
0
0
18
22
0
2
3
3
.306
.384
.439
.824
36
RP
8
151
127
23
36
7
0
0
4
0
20
14
0
2
2
2
.283
.389
.339
.728
19
SP
3
117
101
8
19
1
1
0
1
0
13
29
0
3
0
2
.188
.299
.218
.517
22
SP
3
74
50
18
14
2
0
0
3
0
21
10
0
2
1
1
.280
.507
.320
.827
40
SP
4
62
60
3
13
1
1
0
0
0
1
18
0
0
1
1
.217
.230
.267
.496
SP
2
31
27
8
9
2
1
0
3
0
3
4
0
0
1
0
.333
.400
.481
.881
25
SP
2
24
21
7
8
2
0
0
1
0
3
2
0
0
0
1
.381
.458
.476
.935
35
RP
1
13
8
3
2
0
0
0
1
0
4
0
0
1
0
1
.250
.538
.250
.788
13
93
2147
1888
310
519
75
14
10
27
0
202
283
0
23
34
38
.275
.352
.345
.697
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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