1948 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1948 Kansas City Monarchs


53 - 27 - 1


51 - 25 - 1 in the Negro American League

1920 / 1949 (Team History)

Managed by:
Buck O'Neil (53-27-1)

Top Hitter


Hank
Thompson

Top Pitcher


Jim
LaMarque

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
107
2nd ERA+
123
1st
OPS
.771
2nd ERA
3.58
1st
BA
.291
2nd BA
.251
1st
OBP
.356
2nd K/BB
1.92
1st
SLG
.415
2nd K%
16.1%
1st
BB%
8.4%
3rd BB%
8.4%
4th
K%
HR%
0.6%
3rd
ISO
.125
1st WHIP
1.35
1st

Notes:


• First Half Champions of the Negro American League
• Home Ballpark: Blues Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
25
30
118
102
9
28
7
0
0
15
2
14
0
2
.275
.362
.343
.705
89
1B
36
19
74
69
7
18
1
0
0
10
2
5
0
0
.261
.311
.275
.586
58
2B
18
30
131
122
19
29
6
1
0
8
3
9
0
0
.238
.290
.303
.593
59
3B
35
30
137
127
29
39
5
3
1
10
4
9
1
0
.307
.358
.417
.775
107
SS
23
30
130
121
23
32
6
6
2
21
4
7
0
2
.264
.305
.463
.767
103
LF
19
11
45
45
6
10
3
0
0
3
1
0
0
0
.222
.222
.289
.511
36
CF
33
31
135
120
30
48
17
2
3
34
6
14
1
0
.400
.467
.650
1.117
196
RF
22
31
136
115
34
41
8
3
4
24
10
17
2
2
.357
.448
.583
1.030
174
RF
34
25
95
81
18
26
5
0
1
20
6
11
2
1
.321
.415
.420
.835
124
1B
16
66
56
7
14
0
1
0
3
2
7
1
2
.250
.344
.286
.629
70
RF
24
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
26
13
44
37
9
14
3
0
1
11
0
5
1
1
.378
.465
.541
1.006
168
SP
41
11
24
22
4
6
2
1
0
4
0
1
0
1
.273
.304
.455
.759
101
SP
23
7
15
14
2
3
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.214
.267
.214
.481
30
SP
29
6
11
11
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.182
.364
-3
SP
20
5
9
9
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
25
6
7
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
2
7
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
18
304
1186
1067
198
310
63
17
12
163
41
100
8
11
.291
.356
.415
.771
107
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
35
3B
137
.363
.349
6.6%
8.3%
0.7%
0.9%
.110
.112
22
RF
136
.461
.349
12.5%
8.3%
2.9%
0.9%
.226
.112
33
CF
135
.502
.349
10.4%
8.3%
2.2%
0.9%
.250
.112
18
2B
131
.285
.349
6.9%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.066
.112
23
SS
130
.339
.349
5.4%
8.3%
1.5%
0.9%
.198
.112
25
C
118
.338
.349
11.9%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.069
.112
34
RF
95
.396
.349
11.6%
8.3%
1.1%
0.9%
.099
.112
36
1B
74
.289
.349
6.8%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.014
.112
1B
66
.306
.349
10.6%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.036
.112
19
LF
45
.235
.349
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.067
.112
26
SP
44
.456
.349
11.4%
8.3%
2.3%
0.9%
.162
.112
41
SP
24
.327
.349
4.2%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.182
.112
23
SP
15
.242
.349
6.7%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
29
SP
11
.173
.349
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
20
SP
9
.000
.349
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
25
SP
7
.000
.349
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
SP
7
.000
.349
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
24
RF
2
.000
.349
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
18
1186
.358
.349
8.4%
8.3%
1.0%
0.9%
.125
.112
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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