1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


1936 / 1938

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

Stolen Bases

# Player Team SB
1
CAG/KCM
29
2
KCM
20
3
HG
13
4
CAG
13
5
CAG/KCM
11
6
KCM
11
7
CAG
9
8
MULT
8
9
CAG
7
10
MULT
6

K/BB

# Player Team SO/BB
1
JRC
24.00
2
SL2
10.00
3
BBB
7.50
4
CT
5.17
5
BCA
4.80
6
SDS
4.50
7
MULT
4.46
8
CT
4.15
9
BCA
3.80
10
BCA
3.67


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
445.2
1.07
17.3%
5.7%
3.02
0.4%
2
NN2
434.0
1.28
13.1%
8.3%
1.57
1.0%
3
415.0
1.32
12.7%
7.6%
1.68
0.9%
4
NAL
309.1
1.15
17.4%
4.7%
3.69
0.7%
5
NN2
281.1
1.58
11.1%
7.8%
1.42
1.6%
6
NN2
275.0
1.37
11.3%
7.0%
1.61
1.9%
7
NN2
255.0
1.48
11.4%
9.0%
1.26
0.9%
8
NN2
225.0
1.32
11.6%
6.8%
1.71
1.4%
9
NN2
210.0
1.70
11.1%
8.3%
1.34
1.3%
10
NAL
179.0
1.50
11.8%
7.0%
1.68
1.6%
11
NAL
149.2
1.59
11.4%
8.9%
1.29
0.3%
12
NAL
146.0
1.52
11.6%
7.7%
1.51
0.2%
13
NAL
131.2
1.88
7.7%
7.4%
1.04
1.2%
14
IND
124.0
1.23
18.9%
5.1%
3.74
0.6%
15
NAL
121.0
1.69
10.0%
9.8%
1.02
0.5%
16
IND
45.2
1.62
15.3%
7.4%
2.06
1.9%
17
IND
41.0
0.88
22.8%
3.0%
7.60
0.6%
18
IND
28.0
1.54
12.0%
8.3%
1.45
0.0%
19
IND
26.0
1.23
22.1%
4.4%
5.00
1.8%
20
IND
18.0
1.06
18.8%
13.0%
1.44
1.4%
20
4
3860.1
1.38
13.1%
7.3%
1.80
1.0%



Players
# Team Role
1
SP
142.1
0.95
19.9%
5.6%
3.55
0.4%
2
CAG
SP
131.2
1.08
15.4%
7.9%
1.95
0.8%
3
HG
RP
119.1
1.20
13.9%
7.2%
1.92
0.8%
4
CT
SP
106.2
1.10
18.4%
4.4%
4.15
0.4%
5
MULT
SP
80.1
1.17
16.9%
3.8%
4.46
1.2%
6
HG
RP
79.2
1.08
10.1%
7.3%
1.38
0.9%
7
CT/PC
RP
79.1
1.49
17.0%
6.9%
2.46
0.6%
8
CAG
RP
79.0
1.27
12.5%
7.9%
1.59
0.9%
9
HG/NE
SP
76.0
1.21
12.5%
7.6%
1.64
1.5%
10
SP
74.2
0.88
16.4%
4.5%
3.62
0.3%
11
CAG
RP
73.0
1.23
13.2%
4.8%
2.73
0.6%
12
NE
SP
69.0
1.36
10.1%
5.7%
1.76
1.7%
13
HG
RP
68.0
1.31
10.9%
11.3%
0.97
0.3%
14
SP
63.2
1.35
14.2%
7.1%
2.00
2.2%
15
MULT
RP
62.0
1.45
11.9%
7.7%
1.55
0.0%
16
KCM
RP
61.2
1.20
15.1%
6.0%
2.53
0.8%
17
PS
SP
61.0
1.31
9.2%
5.0%
1.85
2.3%
18
KCM
RP
58.1
1.10
14.1%
6.6%
2.13
0.4%
19
SL2
SP
57.1
1.81
5.3%
7.1%
0.75
0.7%
20
BBB
SP
54.0
1.56
13.7%
5.1%
2.67
2.1%
21
PS
SP
53.1
1.07
11.1%
5.6%
2.00
1.9%
22
HG
SP
52.1
1.45
16.5%
8.7%
1.90
0.9%
23
CT
SP
50.2
0.83
12.8%
4.6%
2.78
0.0%
24
CAG
RP
48.2
1.75
11.2%
8.9%
1.25
0.9%
25
BCA
SP
47.1
1.08
24.1%
5.0%
4.80
0.5%
26
WEG
SP
47.1
1.37
11.6%
6.3%
1.85
0.5%
27
PS
RP
47.1
1.12
16.1%
4.7%
3.44
1.6%
28
SP
47.1
1.10
17.4%
5.3%
3.30
0.0%
29
PS
RP
45.2
1.38
14.6%
5.7%
2.55
1.0%
30
NBY
SP
45.0
1.56
12.9%
7.9%
1.63
2.0%
31
NBY
RP
45.0
1.51
10.2%
9.8%
1.05
1.5%
32
PC
SP
45.0
1.78
11.2%
9.8%
1.14
2.8%
33
WEG
RP
44.1
1.40
10.3%
8.2%
1.25
0.0%
34
SP
44.1
0.97
16.8%
6.4%
2.64
1.2%
35
BBB
SP
42.2
1.41
7.4%
8.0%
0.93
1.1%
36
SP
41.2
1.51
11.0%
4.2%
2.63
1.6%
37
WEG
SP
41.2
1.54
6.4%
12.2%
0.52
0.0%
38
DTS
SP
40.0
1.53
15.6%
9.5%
1.65
1.1%
39
PC
RP
38.2
1.42
8.7%
10.5%
0.83
2.3%
40
DTS
SP
38.1
1.77
8.1%
14.6%
0.56
0.5%
41
HG
RP
37.2
1.51
12.0%
7.8%
1.54
1.2%
42
KCM
RP
36.2
1.36
21.5%
7.0%
3.09
1.3%
43
IA
RP
34.1
1.40
8.9%
8.2%
1.08
0.0%
44
SP
34.1
1.19
10.7%
8.7%
1.23
0.7%
45
CAG
RP
34.0
1.44
4.6%
7.9%
0.58
0.7%
46
NBY
SP
34.0
1.85
12.7%
4.8%
2.63
0.6%
47
IA
SP
33.0
1.70
14.1%
7.1%
2.00
0.0%
48
MRS
SP
32.2
1.84
7.3%
8.5%
0.86
0.0%
49
NBY
SP
32.1
1.64
13.8%
9.2%
1.50
1.3%
50
SP
30.2
2.02
11.9%
5.0%
2.38
0.6%
51
MRS
SP
30.0
1.57
17.5%
8.4%
2.08
0.0%
52
NBY
RP
30.0
1.67
7.2%
10.1%
0.71
0.7%
53
CT
SP
29.1
1.43
14.6%
4.4%
3.33
1.5%
54
NE
SP
29.1
1.43
12.8%
7.2%
1.78
1.6%
55
BBB
SP
28.2
1.57
13.5%
7.5%
1.80
3.0%
56
SL2
RP
28.0
1.68
8.3%
9.8%
0.85
2.3%
57
DTS
RP
27.1
1.57
8.6%
6.3%
1.38
0.0%
58
PC
RP
27.0
1.22
6.1%
4.4%
1.40
0.9%
59
BBB
SP
27.0
0.85
14.9%
2.0%
7.50
0.0%
60
RP
26.0
1.23
10.9%
10.0%
1.09
0.9%
61
BCA
RP
24.1
1.19
11.0%
3.0%
3.67
0.0%
62
HG/NE
SP
23.2
1.27
17.8%
6.9%
2.57
3.0%
63
HG/PC
SP
23.2
1.69
5.6%
7.5%
0.75
1.9%
64
SP
23.0
1.96
10.2%
9.3%
1.09
1.7%
65
WEG
RP
23.0
1.52
12.7%
9.8%
1.30
2.0%
66
PS
RP
22.2
1.99
11.4%
14.0%
0.81
4.4%
67
BCA
RP
21.2
1.38
20.4%
5.4%
3.80
1.1%
68
MRS
SP
21.1
1.73
5.9%
11.9%
0.50
1.0%
69
NBY
RP
21.0
2.19
10.3%
8.4%
1.22
0.9%
70
SDS
SP
20.0
1.35
20.0%
4.4%
4.50
2.2%
71
CT
SP
20.0
1.25
36.9%
7.1%
5.17
2.4%
72
CT
RP
19.1
1.60
8.7%
7.6%
1.14
0.0%
73
PS
RP
19.1
1.50
8.3%
10.7%
0.78
0.0%
74
JRC
SP
18.0
0.61
35.8%
1.5%
24.00
0.0%
75
RP
17.2
2.04
10.5%
16.3%
0.64
0.0%
76
RP
17.2
1.13
11.3%
7.0%
1.60
1.4%
77
WEG
SP
17.0
1.35
17.6%
8.1%
2.17
1.4%
78
NE
SP
16.0
0.75
16.7%
6.7%
2.50
0.0%
79
SL2
SP
16.0
1.56
9.2%
7.9%
1.17
0.0%
80
SP
16.0
1.94
18.3%
7.3%
2.50
0.0%
81
BRG
RP
15.1
0.98
12.9%
0.0%
0.0%
82
SL2
SP
15.0
1.80
12.8%
1.3%
10.00
2.6%
83
BBB
RP
14.2
1.77
8.2%
9.6%
0.86
1.4%
84
PC
SP
14.0
1.64
6.5%
3.2%
2.00
0.0%
85
NAS
SP
14.0
1.07
22.2%
13.0%
1.71
1.9%
86
RP
13.2
2.05
15.3%
12.5%
1.22
0.0%
87
CS2
RP
13.0
1.23
19.6%
3.6%
5.50
0.0%
88
PS
RP
11.2
2.31
1.6%
9.8%
0.17
1.6%
89
CT
RP
11.2
1.20
14.9%
6.4%
2.33
0.0%
90
CS2
RP
11.1
2.03
14.5%
3.2%
4.50
1.6%
91
CS2
RP
9.2
0.41
18.8%
0.0%
3.1%
92
JRC
SP
9.0
0.33
16.1%
3.2%
5.00
0.0%
93
MRS
RP
9.0
1.67
0.0%
8.9%
0.00
0.0%
94
PS
RP
8.2
1.62
12.5%
10.0%
1.25
2.5%
95
MRS
RP
7.2
0.78
32.1%
7.1%
4.50
0.0%
96
CAG
SP
7.2
2.48
2.5%
7.5%
0.33
5.0%
97
SP
7.0
1.86
11.4%
11.4%
1.00
2.9%
98
PC
RP
7.0
2.14
13.9%
13.9%
1.00
2.8%
99
BBB
SP
7.0
2.86
16.7%
11.9%
1.40
2.4%
100
BCA
RP
6.1
1.58
9.7%
6.5%
1.50
0.0%
101
CS2
RP
6.0
1.67
7.4%
25.9%
0.29
0.0%
102
BCA
SP
6.0
1.33
17.9%
7.1%
2.50
0.0%
103
DTS
RP
6.0
1.00
0.0%
4.0%
0.00
0.0%
104
JRC
SP
6.0
1.67
3.1%
3.1%
1.00
0.0%
105
PS
SP
5.1
1.69
4.2%
12.5%
0.33
0.0%
106
KCM
RP
5.1
1.50
20.0%
4.0%
5.00
0.0%
107
WEG
RP
5.1
2.81
3.1%
15.6%
0.20
0.0%
108
KCM
SP
5.0
1.00
35.0%
5.0%
7.00
0.0%
109
CAG
RP
4.2
2.36
0.0%
7.7%
0.00
0.0%
110
SL2
SP
4.2
1.93
7.4%
14.8%
0.50
0.0%
111
CS2
SP
4.2
3.43
13.3%
13.3%
1.00
0.0%
112
JRC
SP
4.1
1.62
18.2%
4.5%
4.00
4.5%
113
WEG
RP
4.1
0.92
29.4%
5.9%
5.00
0.0%
114
BRG
RP
4.1
2.31
12.0%
20.0%
0.60
0.0%
115
DTS
RP
4.0
1.25
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
116
MRS
RP
3.2
1.64
12.5%
0.0%
0.0%
117
SL2
SP
3.1
3.30
10.0%
15.0%
0.67
5.0%
118
PC
RP
3.0
5.00
0.0%
16.7%
0.00
4.2%
119
PC
RP
2.2
4.13
0.0%
5.3%
0.00
5.3%
120
JRC
RP
2.2
0.75
20.0%
10.0%
2.00
0.0%
121
BBB
RP
2.2
2.63
0.0%
25.0%
0.00
0.0%
122
SL2
SP
2.2
3.38
22.2%
11.1%
2.00
0.0%
123
SL2
SP
2.1
3.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
124
BBB
RP
2.1
1.29
20.0%
10.0%
2.00
0.0%
125
IA
RP
2.1
3.00
7.1%
14.3%
0.50
0.0%
126
SL2
RP
2.0
2.50
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
127
PC
RP
2.0
1.50
33.3%
0.0%
0.0%
128
WEG
RP
1.2
1.80
0.0%
12.5%
0.00
0.0%
129
DTS
RP
1.1
5.25
0.0%
25.0%
0.00
0.0%
130
IA
RP
1.1
2.25
25.0%
25.0%
1.00
0.0%
131
CAG
RP
1.0
3.00
50.0%
16.7%
3.00
0.0%
132
CS2
RP
1.0
5.00
11.1%
11.1%
1.00
22.2%
133
JRC
RP
1.0
3.00
40.0%
0.0%
0.0%
134
BCA
RP
1.0
3.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
135
KCM
RP
1.0
2.00
20.0%
20.0%
1.00
0.0%
136
IA
RP
0.2
0.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
137
NBY
RP
0.2
1.50
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
138
HG
RP
0.1
12.00
0.0%
40.0%
0.00
0.0%
139
SL2
RP
0.1
12.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
140
MRS
RP
0.1
9.00
0.0%
20.0%
0.00
0.0%
141
CAG
RP
0.1
3.00
50.0%
0.0%
0.0%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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