1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


Negro American League


1936 / 1939

Top Hitter


Newt
Allen

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

Slugging %

# Player Team SLG
1
BBB
.709
2
KCM
.661
3
BBB
.628
4
CT
.595
5
MULT
.540
6
DTS
.538
7
DTS/CAG
.530
8
CAG
.487
9
BBB
.484
10
SL2/BBB
.463

Strikeouts

# Player Team SO
1
KCM/CAG
93
2
CT
83
3
CAG
66
4
MULT
55
5
CAG
41
6
CAG
41
7
KCM/CAG
40
8
KCM
38
9
KCM
34
10
KCM
34


Standings
Glossary

Negro American League

vs NAL vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
42
18
1
.700
-
46
22
2
.676
6.1
3.4
Meuhlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
1
35
15
1
.700
2.0
44
22
2
.667
5.2
3.7
Crosley Field (Cincinnati, OH)
3
37
20
1
.649
3.5
41
35
2
.539
5.0
4.8
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
4
17
20
1
.459
13.5
17
20
1
.459
6.6
6.8
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
5
13
24
0
.351
17.5
15
26
0
.366
5.9
6.5
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
6
12
22
0
.353
17.0
12
23
0
.343
4.7
7.1
Hamtramck Stadium (Hamtramck, MI)
7
14
29
0
.326
19.5
14
30
0
.318
4.2
6.0
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
8
4
26
0
.133
23.0
5
28
0
.152
4.8
9.7
Metropolitan Park (St. Louis, MO)
* = League Champion      1 = First Half Champion      2 = Second Half Champion      


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Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.


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