1929 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1929 Season


1928 / 1930

Top Hitter


Charlie
Smith

Top Pitcher


Laymon
Yokely

Leaders

Stolen Bases

# Player Team SB
1
BBS
22
2
BBS
21
3
HIL
14
4
NLG
13
5
NLG
12
6
AC
12
7
NLG
11
8
NLG
11
9
HIL
10
10
NLG
10

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
HIL
2.63
2
HIL
2.83
3
BBS
3.25
4
HG
3.40
5
BBS
3.41
6
BBS
3.57
7
HIL
3.61
8
BBS
3.82
9
BBS
3.97
10
NLG
4.26


Standings
Glossary

American Negro League

vs ANL vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
55
25
0
.688
-
57
26
0
.687
6.8
4.6
Maryland Park (Baltimore, MD)
2
40
26
2
.606
8.0
40
26
2
.606
7.5
6.2
Catholic Protectory Oval (Bronx, NY)
3
43
35
3
.551
11.0
43
35
3
.551
6.3
5.5
Hilldale Park (Darby, PA), Passon Field (Philadelphia, PA)
4
32
29
3
.525
13.5
32
29
3
.525
5.8
5.9
Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA)
5
21
50
2
.296
29.5
21
50
2
.296
5.5
8.0
Bacharach Park (Atlantic City, NJ)
6
15
41
2
.268
28.0
15
42
2
.263
5.2
7.5
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
* = League Champion      1 = First Half Champion      2 = Second Half Champion      

Independent Clubs

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
2
1
0
.667
-
2.3
3.0
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
2
3
4
0
.429
1.0
4.1
3.9
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)


Negro Leagues vs. Major Leagues

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
5
2
0
.714
-
6.6
4.3
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
2
2
5
0
.286
3.0
4.3
6.6
No Home Ballpark



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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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