1923 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1923 Season


Independent Clubs


1922 / 1924

Top Hitter


Geechie
Meredith

Top Pitcher


Harry
Salmon

Leaders

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
MRS
0.86
2
MRS
0.89
3
CTS
0.98
4
MRS/BBB
1.05
5
BBB
1.06
6
MRS/BBB
1.11
7
BBB
1.12
8
BBB
1.16
9
CTS
1.19
10
BBB
1.21


Fielding



Teams
# Team Lg Lg Lg
1
IND
420
378
3249.0
1083
488
110
60
.935
.938
4.35
4.31
2
IND
251
3
IND
245
225
1902.0
634
281
52
19
.946
.938
4.33
4.31
4
IND
186
171
1485.0
495
194
38
18
.948
.938
4.18
4.31
5
IND
78
72
626.1
209
96
14
10
.956
.938
4.38
4.31
5
1
1180
846
7262.1
2421
1059
214
107
.942
.938
4.31
4.31



Players
# Team Pos Lg Lg
1
BBB
1B
42
42
359.0
377
25
13
20
.969
.972
10.08
10.39
2
BBB
SS
38
38
327.0
77
83
28
10
.851
.895
4.40
4.76
3
BBB
CF
36
36
306.2
58
8
2
4
.971
.967
1.94
1.96
4
BBB
LF
32
32
273.0
64
10
5
1
.937
.937
2.44
1.83
5
BBB
2B
32
31
260.1
90
91
12
14
.938
.934
6.26
5.50
6
BBB
C
28
26
219.0
104
30
7
1
.950
.964
5.51
6.19
7
BBB
3B
28
28
230.1
45
41
12
3
.878
.886
3.36
3.21
8
CTS
1B
25
25
211.1
261
5
8
6
.971
.972
11.33
10.39
9
CTS
2B
25
25
211.1
56
67
11
6
.918
.934
5.24
5.50
10
WP
1B
24
11
SS
22
22
192.0
49
62
11
7
.910
.895
5.20
4.76
12
BBB
RF
21
21
182.0
25
5
0
1
1.000
.958
1.48
2.02
13
CTS
SS
20
20
164.1
25
63
5
1
.946
.895
4.82
4.76
14
CTS
CF
19
19
156.1
30
1
1
0
.969
.967
1.78
1.96
15
MRS
RF
19
19
165.0
38
0
2
0
.950
.958
2.07
2.02
16
WP
SS
18
17
WP
3B
18
18
CTS
RF
18
18
141.1
20
3
1
1
.958
.958
1.46
2.02
19
MRS
2B
18
18
156.0
37
43
5
2
.941
.934
4.62
5.50
20
MRS
3B
17
16
141.0
15
27
7
0
.857
.886
2.68
3.21
21
BBB
RF
17
17
141.0
34
3
1
2
.974
.958
2.36
2.02
22
CTS
LF
17
17
139.1
10
2
2
0
.857
.937
0.78
1.83
23
2B
17
2
15.0
4
6
1
2
.909
.934
6.00
5.50
24
WP
C
16
25
MRS
1B
16
16
138.0
149
4
4
4
.975
.972
9.98
10.39
26
CTS
C
16
14
121.1
79
10
5
0
.947
.964
6.60
6.19
27
WP
CF
16
28
MRS
CF
14
14
118.0
22
0
3
0
.880
.967
1.68
1.96
29
BBB
3B
14
13
117.0
18
26
4
0
.917
.886
3.38
3.21
30
CTS
3B
13
13
109.1
12
17
3
1
.906
.886
2.39
3.21
31
BBB
P
13
9
85.2
5
27
4
0
.889
.933
3.36
2.95
32
C
12
11
95.0
63
8
2
0
.973
.964
6.73
6.19
33
MRS
C
12
11
97.0
58
11
3
1
.958
.964
6.40
6.19
34
CTS
C
11
10
85.0
67
8
0
1
1.000
.964
7.94
6.19
35
WP
C
11
36
WP
LF
10
37
BBB
P
10
7
68.2
4
17
1
0
.955
.933
2.75
2.95
38
CTS
P
10
8
73.1
4
13
1
0
.944
.933
2.09
2.95
39
CTS
P
9
7
59.0
1
19
3
0
.870
.933
3.05
2.95
40
WP
P
9
41
CTS
RF
9
7
70.0
9
4
3
0
.813
.958
1.67
2.02
42
CTS
P
9
6
58.2
1
18
1
0
.950
.933
2.91
2.95
43
BBB
LF
8
8
67.0
13
2
0
1
1.000
.937
2.01
1.83
44
HBG
SS
8
8
69.2
16
22
3
2
.927
.895
4.91
4.76
45
BBB
P
8
6
52.0
7
17
0
0
1.000
.933
4.15
2.95
46
WP
RF
8
47
HBG
CF
8
8
69.2
15
4
0
0
1.000
.967
2.45
1.96
48
MRS
LF
8
7
62.0
13
3
1
0
.941
.937
2.32
1.83
49
BBB
C
7
4
45.0
19
9
0
0
1.000
.964
5.60
6.19
50
BBB
C
7
7
49.0
29
3
3
1
.914
.964
5.88
6.19
51
BBB
P
7
5
43.0
5
15
1
0
.952
.933
4.19
2.95
52
HBG
LF
7
7
61.2
10
3
0
0
1.000
.937
1.90
1.83
53
MRS
P
7
6
43.2
3
10
0
0
1.000
.933
2.68
2.95
54
WP
CF
7
55
CTS
3B
7
7
62.0
15
17
3
1
.914
.886
4.65
3.21
56
BBB
P
7
5
35.2
1
6
2
0
.778
.933
1.77
2.95
57
HBG
3B
7
7
61.2
11
9
4
0
.833
.886
2.92
3.21
58
WP
P
6
59
HBG
RF
6
6
51.2
18
2
1
1
.952
.958
3.48
2.02
60
CTS
LF
6
6
51.0
11
1
1
0
.923
.937
2.12
1.83
61
CTS
CF
6
6
51.0
8
1
0
0
1.000
.967
1.59
1.96
62
P
6
4
39.1
2
8
1
0
.909
.933
2.29
2.95
63
WP
SS
6
64
HBG
1B
6
6
51.2
56
2
1
0
.983
.972
10.10
10.39
65
WP
P
6
66
HBG
C
6
6
49.0
23
4
0
1
1.000
.964
4.96
6.19
67
WP
3B
5
68
MRS
LF
5
5
45.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.937
0.60
1.83
69
P
5
3
31.1
8
8
1
1
.941
.933
4.60
2.95
70
CTS
P
5
4
20.1
1
5
0
1
1.000
.933
2.66
2.95
71
WP
RF
5
72
BBB
2B
5
4
37.0
11
9
1
0
.952
.934
4.86
5.50
73
MRS
P
5
4
23.1
0
4
1
0
.800
.933
1.54
2.95
74
HBG
P
5
3
25.2
0
6
0
0
1.000
.933
2.10
2.95
75
MRS
P
5
2
35.2
2
6
0
0
1.000
.933
2.02
2.95
76
WP
LF
4
77
WP
P
4
78
MRS
CF
4
4
34.0
4
1
0
1
1.000
.967
1.32
1.96
79
CTS
3B
4
3
26.0
4
5
1
1
.900
.886
3.12
3.21
80
MRS
LF
4
4
28.0
5
0
0
0
1.000
.937
1.61
1.83
81
CTS
SS
4
3
24.0
3
7
1
0
.909
.895
3.75
4.76
82
HBG
2B
4
3
29.0
7
10
1
1
.944
.934
5.28
5.50
83
BBB
CF
4
4
30.2
8
0
0
0
1.000
.967
2.35
1.96
84
BBB
2B
4
4
27.0
6
7
3
1
.813
.934
4.33
5.50
85
WP
LF
4
86
WP
P
4
87
WP
LF
4
88
WP
RF
4
89
HBG
2B
3
3
25.2
7
9
0
0
1.000
.934
5.61
5.50
90
WP
2B
3
91
WP
RF
3
92
BBB
P
3
2
24.1
0
8
2
0
.800
.933
2.96
2.95
93
WP
LF
3
94
BBB
2B
3
1
17.2
8
9
0
0
1.000
.934
8.66
5.50
95
MRS
LF
3
2
18.0
4
1
0
0
1.000
.937
2.50
1.83
96
WP
2B
3
97
BBB
P
3
3
12.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.933
1.50
2.95
98
HBG
P
3
2
16.1
1
9
1
0
.909
.933
5.51
2.95
99
HBG
RF
2
2
18.0
8
0
0
0
1.000
.958
4.00
2.02
100
WP
RF
2
101
WP
1B
2
102
WP
P
2
103
MRS
P
2
1
7.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.933
1.29
2.95
104
WP
LF
2
105
WP
2B
2
106
BBB
C
2
2
16.0
11
3
1
0
.933
.964
7.88
6.19
107
HBG
1B
2
2
18.0
18
0
1
3
.947
.972
9.00
10.39
108
HBG
C
2
2
20.2
10
3
0
0
1.000
.964
5.66
6.19
109
WP
2B
2
110
BBB
P
2
2
15.1
9
3
0
0
1.000
.933
7.04
2.95
111
MRS
1B
2
2
18.0
22
1
0
1
1.000
.972
11.50
10.39
112
MRS
CF
2
1
13.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.967
2.77
1.96
113
WP
RF
2
114
BBB
RF
2
1
8.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.958
1.13
2.02
115
BBB
2B
2
0
3.0
2
1
1
0
.750
.934
9.00
5.50
116
HBG
P
2
1
10.1
0
1
0
0
1.000
.933
0.87
2.95
117
WP
CF
2
118
BBB
P
2
2
7.2
0
2
0
0
1.000
.933
2.35
2.95
119
CTS
3B
2
2
14.0
2
5
0
0
1.000
.886
4.50
3.21
120
WP
P
2
121
WP
PH
1
122
WP
2B
1
123
WP
3B
1
124
CTS
SS
1
1
9.0
1
1
2
0
.500
.895
2.00
4.76
125
HBG
3B
1
1
8.0
2
3
1
0
.833
.886
5.63
3.21
126
BBB
CF
1
0
5.1
2
0
0
0
1.000
.967
3.38
1.96
127
WP
1B
1
128
WP
C
1
129
WP
1B
1
130
HBG
LF
1
0
3.0
0
0
0
0
.937
0.00
1.83
131
CTS
LF
1
0
5.0
0
0
0
0
.937
0.00
1.83
132
MRS
LF
1
0
3.0
1
0
1
0
.500
.937
3.00
1.83
133
HBG
P
1
1
5.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.933
3.60
2.95
134
WP
P
1
135
MRS
1B
1
1
9.0
9
0
0
1
1.000
.972
9.00
10.39
136
MRS
3B
1
1
6.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.886
1.50
3.21
137
WP
RF
1
138
BBB
1B
1
0
2.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.972
13.50
10.39
139
MRS
3B
1
1
9.0
1
2
0
0
1.000
.886
3.00
3.21
140
MRS
2B
1
1
9.0
2
4
0
0
1.000
.934
6.00
5.50
141
CTS
SS
1
0
2.0
1
2
0
0
1.000
.895
13.50
4.76
142
HBG
P
1
1
11.2
2
1
0
0
1.000
.933
2.31
2.95
143
MRS
3B
1
1
9.0
2
3
0
0
1.000
.886
5.00
3.21
144
BBB
2B
1
0
5.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.934
3.60
5.50
145
BBB
LF
1
0
2.0
0
0
0
0
.937
0.00
1.83
146
BBB
SS
1
1
5.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.895
3.60
4.76
147
BBB
LF
1
1
9.0
0
0
1
0
.000
.937
0.00
1.83
148
BBB
RF
1
1
8.0
1
1
0
1
1.000
.958
2.25
2.02
149
WP
LF
1
150
BBB
P
1
0
1.1
0
0
0
0
.933
0.00
2.95
151
BBB
RF
1
1
6.0
3
1
0
0
1.000
.958
6.00
2.02
152
CTS
C
1
0
1.2
1
0
0
0
1.000
.964
5.40
6.19
153
CTS
C
1
1
3.1
2
0
0
0
1.000
.964
5.40
6.19
154
CTS
LF
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.937
1.00
1.83
155
CTS
PH
1
156
WP
RF
1
157
BBB
3B
1
1
9.0
1
4
0
0
1.000
.886
5.00
3.21
158
BBB
RF
1
0
2.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.958
9.00
2.02
159
BBB
3B
1
0
2.0
0
0
1
0
.000
.886
0.00
3.21
160
BBB
C
1
0
5.0
0
0
0
0
.964
0.00
6.19
161
CTS
SS
1
1
12.0
4
7
0
0
1.000
.895
8.25
4.76
162
BBB
2B
1
1
9.0
2
2
0
0
1.000
.934
4.00
5.50
163
BBB
CF
1
1
8.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.967
3.38
1.96
164
BBB
LF
1
1
9.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.937
2.00
1.83
165
BBB
RF
1
0
5.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
.958
3.60
2.02
166
WP
P
1
167
WP
RF
1
168
WP
2B
1
169
CTS
CF
1
0
4.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.967
4.50
1.96
170
WP
RF
1
171
WP
PH
1
172
MRS
LF
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.937
1.00
1.83
173
BBB
CF
1
0
1.1
0
0
0
0
.967
0.00
1.96
174
BBB
LF
1
0
1.0
0
0
0
0
.937
0.00
1.83
175
WP
P
1
176
BBB
2B
1
1
2.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.934
4.50
5.50
177
BBB
CF
1
1
9.0
5
0
0
0
1.000
.967
5.00
1.96
178
BBB
RF
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.958
1.00
2.02
179
HBG
LF
1
1
5.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.937
1.80
1.83
180
BBB
3B
1
0
2.2
0
0
1
0
.000
.886
0.00
3.21
181
BBB
SS
1
0
2.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
.895
9.00
4.76
182
WP
1B
1
183
CTS
LF
1
1
7.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.937
3.86
1.83
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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