1923 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1923 Season


Independent Clubs


1922 / 1924

Top Hitter


Geechie
Meredith

Top Pitcher


Harry
Salmon

Leaders

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
MRS
174
2
CTS
148
3
BBB
144
4
BBB
141
5
MRS
131
6
BBB
130
7
WP
119
8
CTS
111
9
MRS/BBB
110
10
BBB
108


Advanced Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
IND
8
303
.356
9.2%
1.7%
.117
2
IND
24
897
.317
9.5%
0.6%
.069
3
IND
25
923
.294
8.2%
0.7%
.068
4
IND
22
757
.289
5.3%
0.1%
.070
5
IND
45
1613
.278
5.0%
0.3%
.057
5
1
132
4493
.296
6.9%
0.5%
.068



Players
# Team Pos
1
HBG
CF
38
.527
10.5%
2.6%
.129
2
WP
1B
101
.468
14.9%
2.0%
.141
3
HBG
2B
28
.466
17.9%
3.6%
.261
4
MRS
2B
92
.366
6.5%
0.0%
.122
5
SS
105
.362
11.4%
0.0%
.077
6
BBB
LF
145
.341
4.1%
0.7%
.109
7
BBB
2B
152
.340
2.6%
0.7%
.104
8
WP
3B
84
.333
14.3%
0.0%
.031
9
CTS
RF
92
.329
10.9%
0.0%
.013
10
2B
74
.328
10.8%
1.4%
.111
11
CTS
2B
108
.323
9.3%
0.9%
.105
12
BBB
SS
186
.322
4.3%
0.0%
.082
13
MRS
3B
79
.319
3.8%
0.0%
.123
14
HBG
SS
31
.312
9.7%
0.0%
.074
15
CTS
LF
107
.312
7.5%
0.9%
.051
16
WP
SS
84
.310
10.7%
0.0%
.028
17
BBB
1B
197
.299
7.1%
0.5%
.040
18
MRS
RF
77
.288
3.9%
0.0%
.058
19
CTS
1B
109
.272
8.3%
0.0%
.063
20
BBB
CF
162
.269
4.9%
0.0%
.027
21
WP
LF
102
.267
10.8%
0.0%
.024
22
WP
C
83
.261
7.2%
0.0%
.053
23
CTS
SS
89
.256
9.0%
0.0%
.037
24
HBG
3B
27
.249
14.8%
0.0%
.000
25
MRS
CF
82
.247
6.1%
0.0%
.000
26
HBG
LF
36
.231
2.8%
0.0%
.061
27
HBG
RF
25
.188
8.0%
4.0%
.130
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James