1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


1936 / 1938

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

OPS

# Player Team OPS
1
HG
1.417
2
BBB
1.220
3
HG/EAS
1.214
4
MULT
1.120
5
BBB
1.107
6
NBY/EAS
1.056
7
KCM/WES
1.055
8
BRG/NE
1.011
9
MULT
1.005
10
MULT
.994

Strikeouts

# Player Team SO
1
MULT
110
2
CT
83
3
CAG
82
4
HG
71
5
MULT
61
6
MULT
59
7
BCA
48
8
CAG/KCM
47
9
CAG
43
10
HG/NE
41


All-1937 Team


Glossary

Left Field Tm
3.1
3.0
0.2
HG
1.7
1.6
0.3
BCA
0.6
0.5
0.1
CT
0.5
0.5
0.1
MULT
0.5
0.6
-0.1
Center Field Tm
CT
1.5
0.9
0.7
MULT
1.5
2.0
-0.4
1.1
1.2
-0.0
BBB
0.9
1.0
-0.1
MULT
0.9
0.8
0.1

Right Field Tm
HG
1.7
0.9
1.0
1.5
1.0
0.6
BBB
1.2
1.3
-0.1
0.9
0.6
0.1
CAG
0.6
0.2
0.5
Shortstop Tm
1.9
1.5
0.3
MULT
1.8
1.5
0.2
1.8
1.4
0.1
MULT
1.0
0.9
-0.1
0.4
0.6
-0.2
Second Base Tm
MULT
3.0
1.4
1.4
HG
1.3
0.4
0.8
0.8
0.8
-0.1
CS2
0.6
0.2
0.4
SL2
0.5
0.4
0.1
Third Base Tm
KCM
1.7
1.0
0.6
MULT
1.4
1.3
0.1
CAG
0.9
0.6
0.2
NBY
0.7
0.1
0.5
BRG
0.5
0.4
0.1
First Base Tm
3.1
2.8
0.4
1.1
1.2
0.1
CT
0.7
0.5
0.4
0.6
0.7
0.1
NBY
0.5
0.6
0.1
 
Catcher Tm
HG
3.5
3.6
-0.1
0.9
0.0
0.7
0.8
0.4
0.3
0.7
0.5
0.2
0.6
0.2
0.3
Starting Pitcher Tm
MULT
142.1
5.8
6.0
-0.2
CT
50.2
2.6
2.6
0.0
CT
106.2
2.4
2.6
-0.2
HG/NE
76.0
2.4
2.4
-0.0
CAG
131.2
2.3
3.0
-0.8
PS
53.1
2.1
2.3
-0.2
44.1
1.9
1.9
0.1
BBB
27.0
1.6
1.6
0.0
MULT
82.1
1.4
1.7
-0.2
47.1
1.4
1.7
-0.3
BCA
47.1
1.4
1.6
-0.2
74.2
1.3
1.6
-0.4
NBY
45.0
1.2
1.2
-0.0
JRC
18.0
1.0
1.1
-0.1
Relief Pitcher Tm
HG
119.1
2.6
2.5
0.2
KCM
61.2
2.2
2.1
0.1
HG
79.2
1.4
1.9
-0.5
76.0
1.3
1.7
-0.4
26.0
1.3
1.1
0.2
MULT
86.1
1.2
1.4
-0.2
KCM
58.1
1.1
1.2
-0.2
CAG
79.0
1.0
1.2
-0.2
PS
47.1
1.0
1.2
-0.2
WEG
44.1
0.8
1.1
-0.3
PC
27.0
0.7
0.8
-0.1
BRG
15.1
0.6
0.7
-0.1
NBY
30.0
0.5
0.9
-0.3
CS2
13.0
0.5
0.5
0.0

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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