1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


Negro American League


1936 / 1938

Top Hitter


Newt
Allen

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
BBB
.535
2
BBB/SL2
.403
3
BBB
.384
4
KCM
.372
5
CT
.355
6
CAG/DTS
.348
7
MULT
.333
8
CT/IA
.327
9
CT
.324
10
CAG/KCM
.317

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
CT
0.83
2
BBB
0.85
3
KCM/CAG
0.88
4
KCM/CAG
0.90
5
CT
1.10
6
KCM
1.10
7
KCM/MRS
1.10
8
CAG
1.14
9
MULT
1.14
10
IA/MRS
1.19


All-1937 Team


Glossary

Left Field Tm
KCM
2.9
2.9
0.1
CT
0.5
0.5
0.1
Center Field Tm
CT
1.5
0.9
0.7
BBB
0.9
1.0
-0.1

Right Field Tm
CT
1.5
1.0
0.6
BBB
1.2
1.3
-0.1
Shortstop Tm
CT
2.0
1.5
0.3
MULT
1.6
1.2
0.2
Second Base Tm
3.2
1.4
1.7
SL2
0.5
0.4
0.1
Third Base Tm
KCM
1.4
0.7
0.6
CAG
1.0
0.7
0.2
First Base Tm
CT
0.7
0.5
0.4
KCM
0.6
0.7
0.1
 
Catcher Tm
0.9
0.0
0.8
CT
0.8
0.4
0.3
Starting Pitcher Tm
127.1
5.2
5.4
-0.2
CT
50.2
2.6
2.5
0.0
CT
106.2
2.3
2.5
-0.2
CAG
103.0
1.7
2.3
-0.6
BBB
27.0
1.6
1.6
0.0
Relief Pitcher Tm
KCM
61.2
2.2
2.1
0.1
26.0
1.2
1.1
0.2
KCM
58.1
1.1
1.2
-0.2
CAG
73.0
1.0
1.4
-0.4
CAG
72.2
0.9
1.1
-0.2

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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