1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


Negro American League


1936 / 1938

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders



Players


Bats:


Throws:



# Team Pos Bats Throws
1
MRS
26
P
8
21.1
5'8"
160
R
R
2
36
2B
208
5'8"
160
R
R
5/19/1901 (Austin, TX)
6/9/1988 (Cincinnati, OH)
3
CT
C
2
4
BBB
24
2B
71
5'10"
165
R
R
11/22/1912 (Sulligent, AL)
12/17/1972 (Memphis, TN)
5
KCM
P
27
61.2
6
BBB
21
C
68
R
R
8/19/1915 (Highland, AL)
12/3/1993 (Birmingham, AL)
7
SL2
24
P
0.1
R
1913 (birthplace unknown)
8
CT
26
2B
105
5'10"
175
B
R
10/31/1910 (Henderson, KY)
9/11/1980 (Indianapolis, IN)
9
CT
23
LF
5
5'8"
180
R
R
2/19/1914 (New Orleans, LA)
4/1/2006 (Houston, TX)
10
CAG
23
P
18
48.2
6'0"
180
R
R
3/25/1914 (Mobile, AL)
12/17/1995 (Mobile, AL)
11
DTS
24
2B
9
7/16/1912 (Brunswick, GA)
3/15/1991 (Detroit, MI)
12
SL2
-
1
13
CAG
33
3B
162
5'6"
155
R
R
1/25/1904 (Grand Rapids, MI)
12/18/1997 (Chicago, IL)
14
IA
P
2
0.2
185
15
CT
29
2B
32
19.1
R
10/22/1907 (Sibley, LA)
12/31/1986 (Greenwood, MS)
16
CT
20
P
21
50.2
R
R
7/18/1916 (New Orleans, LA)
6/19/1971 (Cleveland, OH)
17
DTS
P
1
4.0
18
KCM
24
3B
187
5'5"
2/21/1913 (Tacoma, WA)
6/2/1992 (Los Angeles, CA)
19
CAG
45
C
2
5'11"
185
B
R
5/16/1892 (San Marcos, TX)
1/21/1943 (San Antonio, TX)
20
KCM
22
LF
197
5'11"
200
R
R
6/26/1915 (Shreveport, LA)
8/4/1996 (Houston, TX)
21
BBB
25
P
36
54.0
5'11"
196
R
3/12/1912 (Cordova, AL)
22
MRS
P
22
32.2
23
IA
RF
18
24
CAG
27
C
107
5'11"
180
B
R
3/19/1910 (Sabine County, TX)
10/8/1985 (Chicago, IL)
25
MRS
25
P
4
7.2
5'9"
180
L
L
8/21/1911 (Union City, TN)
10/2/1976 (Cleveland, OH)
26
BBB
25
1B
44
5'11"
185
L
R
1/9/1912 (Montgomery, AL)
1/1975 (Bessemer, AL)
27
1B
70
2.1
28
CT
24
3B
149
5'7"
160
L
R
12/27/1912 (Haslam, TX)
12/20/1993 (Memphis, TN)
29
IA
31
2B
75
5'7"
140
R
R
11/12/1905 (Pine Bluff, AR)
11/25/1977 (San Diego, CA)
30
SL2
22
3B
24
180
R
R
1915 (Marianna, AR)
31
CAG
20
1B
34
1.0
5'11"
190
L
L
4/17/1917 (Gloucester County, VA)
11/20/1997 (Philadelphia, PA)
32
IA
26
C
5
6'0"
R
R
8/12/1910 (Magnolia, MS)
12/16/1963 (Indianapolis, IN)
33
BBB
26
SS
51
5'11"
152
1/1/1911 (Charlotte, NC)
4/22/1968 (Charlotte, NC)
34
IA
27
P
15
34.1
L
9/20/1909 (Vincennes, IN)
12/19/1987 (Bloomington, IN)
35
41
P
21
57.2
5'10"
200
R
L
6/3/1941 (Waco, TX)
36
CAG
30
P
43
103.0
5'8"
180
R
R
9/3/1906 (Atlanta, GA)
10/30/1989 (Chicago, IL)
37
23
2B
56
R
R
38
CAG
P
0.2
39
MRS
P
0.1
40
MULT
32
CF
69
6'2"
180
L
R
5/19/1905 (Mexia, TX)
3/30/1974 (Memphis, TN)
41
CT
25
RF
153
5'5"
150
L
L
10/28/1911 (New Orleans, LA)
9/1985 (New Orleans, LA)
42
SL2
LF
32
R
43
DTS
P
5
1.1
R
44
DTS
2B
19
45
CT
22
C
3
5'8"
160
R
R
12/21/1914 (New Orleans, LA)
4/14/1977 (New Orleans, LA)
46
IA
2B
4
47
DTS
29
RF
14
1/10/1908 (Chicago, IL)
4/14/1982 (Chicago, IL)
48
SL2
LF
32
4.2
R
R
49
C
40
50
36
C
161
6'0"
175
R
R
2/14/1901 (Kansas City, MO)
12/4/1973 (Kansas City, MO)
51
CAG
22
CF
130
5'11"
161
L
L
1915 (Stonewall, MS)
52
DTS
25
1B
57
R
R
9/27/1911 (Baton Rouge, LA)
9/29/2004 (Laurel, MS)
53
KCM
32
CF
113
5'8"
165
R
R
2/25/1905 (Dalton, GA)
11/27/1975 (Kansas City, KS)
54
CT
25
SS
132
5'10"
175
B
R
11/26/1911 (Mount Olive, MS)
9/6/1993 (Collins, MS)
55
BBB
22
P
6
14.2
5'11"
185
8/3/1914 (Tuscaloosa, AL)
2/9/1998 (Birmingham, AL)
56
SL2
33
C
62
5'9"
160
R
R
3/1/1904 (St. Louis, MO)
3/1977 (St. Louis, MO)
57
KCM
31
C
50
5'11"
170
R
R
1/9/1906 (Terrell, TX)
12/28/1986 (San Diego, CA)
58
BBB
P
29
42.2
5'10"
165
R
R
59
MRS
24
2B
55
5'8"
185
R
R
10/16/1912 (Memphis, TN)
1/1982 (Memphis, TN)
60
CAG
33
P
31
72.2
6'0"
190
B
L
6/12/1904 (Calvert, TX)
9/16/1978 (Lorman, MS)
61
IA
1B
37
R
R
62
MRS
33
LF
16
5'8"
185
L
5/13/1904 (Mansfield, LA)
5/22/1981 (Los Angeles, CA)
63
27
1B
135
2/20/1910 (Fort Smith, AR)
9/20/1976 (Detroit, MI)
64
SL2
P
14
28.0
L
65
DTS
SS
54
R
66
IA
39
3B
29
R
R
4/18/1898 (Hogansville, GA)
2/3/1993 (Chicago, IL)
67
MRS
37
1B
13
R
R
1900 (birthplace unknown)
68
IA
26
P
15
33.0
R
2/27/1911 (Indianapolis, IN)
8/30/1977 (Indianapolis, IN)
69
SL2
P
2.0
70
CAG
-
1
71
CAG
26
C
51
5'10"
162
R
R
9/17/1910 (Meridian, MS)
8/7/1979 (Chicago, IL)
72
CT
LF
112
73
24
P
21
34.1
5'10"
160
R
8/2/1912 (Fayette County, TN)
2/15/1978 (Memphis, TN)
74
BBB
P
2
7.0
75
IA
34
LF
41
R
R
4/25/1903 (Morris County, TX)
2/27/1975 (Gladewater, TX)
76
SL2
P
9
15.0
L
77
BBB
P
5
2.1
78
23
LF
40
6'3"
190
L
R
8/25/1913 (Charleston, MS)
3/1975 (death place unknown)
79
DTS
24
3B
38
6'1"
R
R
1/1/1913 (Holly Springs, MS)
2/1/2001 (River Rouge, MI)
80
CT
P
49
106.2
R
81
P
11
26.0
L
82
BBB
27
P
15
28.2
5'10"
198
L
L
3/10/1910 (Birmingham, AL)
12/30/1969 (Birmingham, AL)
83
IA
P
9
22.1
R
84
CT/IA
30
RF
55
5'8"
155
R
R
4/10/1907 (Pontotoc, MS)
11/20/2003 (St. Louis, MO)
85
CAG
21
-
1
5'8"
158
L
L
1916 (Dyersburg, TN)
86
MRS
LF
7
R
R
87
CT
32
P
20
29.1
5'9"
165
R
R
7/16/1904 (Clearview, OK)
9/22/1979 (Houston, TX)
88
DTS
2B
2
89
KCM
P
1.0
90
CT
24
C
30
6'1"
195
R
R
1/25/1913 (Evergreen, AL)
8/12/1999 (Springfield, IL)
91
KCM
25
SS
113
5'8"
160
R
R
9/16/1911 (Little Rock, AR)
9/24/2005 (Denver, CO)
92
SL2
P
25
57.1
190
R
93
DTS
3B
6
R
R
94
DTS
24
RF
32
6'1"
210
R
R
9/13/1912 (Pontiac, MI)
11/4/1974 (Ann Arbor, MI)
95
MULT
23
P
21
57.0
6'1"
180
R
R
7/24/1913 (Natchitoches, LA)
9/3/1967 (Alameda, CA)
96
22
SS
66
5'11"
167
R
R
3/12/1915 (Montgomery, AL)
97
BBB
1B
98
32
P
4
7.2
5'11"
190
R
R
6/15/1905 (Tulsa, OK)
9/18/1978 (New York, NY)
99
SL2
25
2B
19
5'10"
185
R
R
3/25/1912 (Princeton, IN)
10/4/2005 (Chicago, IL)
100
IA
25
3B
58
R
R
11/28/1911 (birthplace unknown)
3/6/1976 (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
101
MRS
27
CF
67
5'9"
210
R
R
9/7/1909 (Little Rock, AR)
7/1977 (Memphis, TN)
102
MRS
28
1B
71
9.0
7/16/1908 (Nashville, TN)
4/14/1953 (Nashville, TN)
103
MRS
26
P
36
30.0
6'0"
170
3/8/1911 (Lillie, LA)
1/29/1973 (San Diego, CA)
104
KCM
28
P
13
36.2
5'10"
180
R
R
10/1/1908 (Shreveport, LA)
3/10/1975 (Los Angeles, CA)
105
CAG
28
RF
164
5'11"
180
R
R
8/8/1908 (Montgomery, AL)
8/31/1990 (Chicago, IL)
106
MRS
34
3B
29
R
R
8/16/1902 (Cleburne, TX)
4/18/1957 (Cleburne, TX)
107
KCM
25
RF
56
1912 (Houston, TX)
108
SL2
C
5
B
R
109
KCM
27
1B
173
5'10"
180
L
L
11/26/1909 (Shreveport, LA)
2/19/1966 (Kansas City, MO)
110
29
1B
45
6'1"
201
L
L
11/6/1907 (Hattiesburg, MS)
111
KCM
27
P
24
58.1
6'0"
200
R
R
4/3/1910 (Houston, TX)
2/9/1981 (Brooklyn, NY)
112
DTS
-
2
113
CT
48
LF
20
5'6"
150
L
L
10/28/1888 (Marshall, TX)
12/2/1948 (Kansas City, MO)
114
MRS
28
LF
6
R
R
3/26/1909 (Carlisle, AR)
5/1985 (West Seneca, NY)
115
CAG
26
LF
24
0.1
5'11"
185
R
R
1911 (birthplace unknown)
116
SL2
P
2
3.1
117
IA
1B
20
118
DTS
40
P
17
38.1
L
L
1/28/1897 (Omaha, NE)
119
25
RF
206
5'9"
155
L
R
6/2/1912 (Winona, MS)
6/25/1943 (Crown Point, IN)
120
BBB
P
10
27.0
121
LF
45
122
CT
27
P
1
2.1
5'11"
170
L
R
6/3/1910 (Shreveport, LA)
5/24/1962 (New York, NY)
123
MULT
27
P
34
77.1
5'11"
185
R
R
6/19/1910 (Cincinnati, OH)
7/16/1944 (Jackson, TN)
124
CT
C
1
125
MRS
-
1
126
MRS
25
LF
34
3.2
5'10"
190
R
R
11/13/1911 (Carrabelle, FL)
10/6/2006 (Kansas City, MO)
127
BBB
22
P
1
2.2
5'11"
166
5/15/1915 (Acmar, AL)
1/1968 (death place unknown)
128
BBB
CF
87
129
IA
P
2.1
130
CT
26
LF
27
20.0
6'0"
180
L
L
6/8/1911 (Washington, GA)
4/19/1987 (Cherry Hill, NJ)
131
SL2
RF
75
132
DTS
28
C
17
8/10/1908 (Nashville, TN)
12/27/1984 (Chicago, IL)
133
SL2
3B
3
134
CAG
29
P
34
34.0
5'5"
150
R
R
5/30/1908 (Edwards, MS)
2/1985 (Rockford, IL)
135
BBB
LF
7
136
CAG
31
SS
164
6'0"
200
R
R
7/26/1905 (Mobile, AL)
11/13/1981 (Chicago, IL)
137
CT
34
C
114
11.2
5'10"
220
R
R
7/7/1902 (Mobile, AL)
8/11/2005 (Chicago, IL)
138
BBB
25
CF
50
5'8"
160
L
R
6/28/1957 (Nashville, TN)
139
CAG
31
LF
164
5'5"
160
R
R
1/29/1906 (Tullahassee, OK)
3/23/1979 (Tarrant County, TX)
140
RF
27
16.0
141
SL2
19
SS
30
5'8"
155
L
R
4/22/1918 (Warren, AR)
9/2/1988 (St. Louis, MO)
142
CT
29
CF
149
5'11"
190
R
R
7/31/1907 (Grand Rapids, MI)
7/23/1983 (Cincinnati, OH)
143
KCM
43
LF
35
5.1
5'7"
160
R
R
7/28/1893 (Oklahoma City, OK)
3/4/1967 (Kansas City, MO)
144
MRS
43
RF
65
L
R
7/21/1893 (Spartanburg, SC)
12/1981 (Memphis, TN)
145
IA
22
P
3
1.1
6'2"
160
8/15/1914 (Chicago, IL)
3/3/1991 (Chicago, IL)
146
DTS
RF
8
147
MRS
SS
34
R
148
IA
25
CF
71
1912 (birthplace unknown)
149
SL2
26
C
25
4/11/1911 (Paris, MO)
3/11/1973 (Fort Worth, TX)
150
SL2
LF
1
151
MULT
28
CF
116
5'9"
160
L
R
12/23/1908 (Shreveport, LA)
5/10/2002 (Perris, CA)
152
MRS
30
3B
39
R
R
1907 (birthplace unknown)
153
CAG
29
SS
6
L
R
1908 (Rochelle, LA)
154
30
P
68
127.1
6'2"
180
R
R
2/27/1907 (Giddings, TX)
11/18/1983 (Kansas City, MO)
155
2B
137
2.2
5'8"
160
L
R
156
DTS
C
2
157
36
CF
77
5'11"
170
L
L
5/8/1901 (Nashville, TN)
9/4/1979 (Detroit, MI)
158
DTS
CF
4
159
MULT
20
SS
104
6'6"
210
B
R
1/2/1917 (South Bend, IN)
3/3/1978 (Chicago, IL)
160
BBB
-
1
161
SL2
2B
13
162
26
CF
51
5'9"
160
R
R
3/10/1911 (Bessemer, AL)
12/25/1968 (Bessemer, AL)
163
CAG
53
-
1
5'5"
165
R
R
2/1/1884 (Anderson, SC)
4/3/1948 (Chicago, IL)
164
CT
26
1B
142
5'10"
190
L
L
7/10/1910 (London, OH)
10/1/1976 (Cleveland, OH)
165
SL2
24
SS
10
6'0"
170
B
R
1913 (birthplace unknown)
166
MRS
27
C
59
5'11"
165
R
R
1910 (Memphis, TN)
167
SL2
CF
9
168
P
18
16.0
R
R
169
DTS
P
13
40.0
R
170
SL2
1B
25
170
L
R
171
CAG
33
P
27
73.0
6'3"
185
R
R
12/17/1903 (Jacksonville, FL)
1/10/1944 (Chicago, IL)
172
DTS
31
LF
49
6.0
1906 (Marion, AL)
2000 (Aurora, CO)
173
CAG
LF
5
174
IA
C
27
175
SL2
CF
35
176
DTS
25
P
21
27.1
R
1912 (birthplace unknown)
6/5/1988 (Detroit, MI)
177
CAG
-
1
178
BBB
22
RF
88
5'11"
175
L
R
11/10/1914 (Griffin, GA)
3/13/1961 (Oakland, CA)
179
SL2
42
LF
3
R
R
1895 (birthplace unknown)
180
CAG
-
1
181
BBB
23
LF
86
5'11"
170
R
R
11/11/1913 (Mobile, AL)
5/13/2000 (Charlotte, NC)
182
DTS
29
C
24
4/24/1908 (Talladega County, AL)
9/15/1973 (Detroit, MI)
183
P
20
47.1
6'2"
190
L
184
BBB
25
3B
70
5'9"
170
R
R
2/6/1912 (Cordova, AL)
7/23/1977 (Cleveland, OH)
185
KCM
CF
2

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