1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


Negro National League II


1936 / 1938

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

Slugging %

# Player Team SLG
1
HG
.934
2
WEG
.754
3
HG
.739
4
NE
.573
5
WEG
.553
6
HG/NE
.546
7
HG/NE
.535
8
PC
.527
9
HG
.522
10
WEG
.517

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
PS
1.07
2
HG
1.08
3
HG
1.08
4
PS
1.12
5
HG
1.20
6
NE/HG
1.21
7
PC
1.22
8
NE/HG
1.27
9
HG
1.31
10
PS
1.31


Advanced Pitching


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
NN2
434.0
1.28
13.1%
8.3%
1.57
1.0%
2
NN2
281.1
1.58
11.1%
7.8%
1.42
1.6%
3
NN2
275.0
1.37
11.3%
7.0%
1.61
1.9%
4
NN2
255.0
1.48
11.4%
9.0%
1.26
0.9%
5
NN2
225.0
1.32
11.6%
6.8%
1.71
1.4%
6
NN2
210.0
1.70
11.1%
8.3%
1.34
1.3%
6
1
1680.1
1.43
11.8%
7.9%
1.48
1.3%



Players
# Team Role
1
HG
RP
119.1
1.20
13.9%
7.2%
1.92
0.8%
2
HG
RP
79.2
1.08
10.1%
7.3%
1.38
0.9%
3
PC
SP
77.0
1.43
16.6%
7.2%
2.29
0.6%
4
NE/HG
SP
76.0
1.21
12.5%
7.6%
1.64
1.5%
5
NE
SP
69.0
1.36
10.1%
5.7%
1.76
1.7%
6
HG
RP
68.0
1.31
10.9%
11.3%
0.97
0.3%
7
PS
SP
61.0
1.31
9.2%
5.0%
1.85
2.3%
8
WEG
SP
59.2
1.37
14.6%
6.7%
2.18
2.4%
9
PS
SP
53.1
1.07
11.1%
5.6%
2.00
1.9%
10
HG
SP
52.1
1.45
16.5%
8.7%
1.90
0.9%
11
WEG
SP
47.1
1.37
11.6%
6.3%
1.85
0.5%
12
PS
RP
47.1
1.12
16.1%
4.7%
3.44
1.6%
13
PS
RP
45.2
1.38
14.6%
5.7%
2.55
1.0%
14
NBY
SP
45.0
1.56
12.9%
7.9%
1.63
2.0%
15
NBY
RP
45.0
1.51
10.2%
9.8%
1.05
1.5%
16
PC
SP
45.0
1.78
11.2%
9.8%
1.14
2.8%
17
WEG
RP
44.1
1.40
10.3%
8.2%
1.25
0.0%
18
SP
41.2
1.51
11.0%
4.2%
2.63
1.6%
19
WEG
SP
41.2
1.54
6.4%
12.2%
0.52
0.0%
20
PC
RP
38.2
1.42
8.7%
10.5%
0.83
2.3%
21
HG
RP
37.2
1.51
12.0%
7.8%
1.54
1.2%
22
HG
SP
35.1
1.08
15.1%
6.5%
2.33
1.4%
23
NBY
SP
34.0
1.85
12.7%
4.8%
2.63
0.6%
24
NBY
SP
32.1
1.64
13.8%
9.2%
1.50
1.3%
25
NBY
RP
30.0
1.67
7.2%
10.1%
0.71
0.7%
26
NE
SP
29.1
1.43
12.8%
7.2%
1.78
1.6%
27
PC
RP
27.0
1.22
6.1%
4.4%
1.40
0.9%
28
NE/HG
SP
23.2
1.27
17.8%
6.9%
2.57
3.0%
29
HG/PC
SP
23.2
1.69
5.6%
7.5%
0.75
1.9%
30
WEG
RP
23.0
1.52
12.7%
9.8%
1.30
2.0%
31
PS
RP
22.2
1.99
11.4%
14.0%
0.81
4.4%
32
NBY
RP
21.0
2.19
10.3%
8.4%
1.22
0.9%
33
PS
RP
19.1
1.50
8.3%
10.7%
0.78
0.0%
34
RP
17.2
2.04
10.5%
16.3%
0.64
0.0%
35
WEG
SP
17.0
1.35
17.6%
8.1%
2.17
1.4%
36
NE
SP
16.0
0.75
16.7%
6.7%
2.50
0.0%
37
PC
SP
14.2
1.30
6.6%
8.2%
0.80
1.6%
38
NE
SP
14.2
1.84
9.7%
6.9%
1.40
2.8%
39
PC
SP
14.0
1.64
6.5%
3.2%
2.00
0.0%
40
RP
13.2
2.05
15.3%
12.5%
1.22
0.0%
41
PS
RP
11.2
2.31
1.6%
9.8%
0.17
1.6%
42
PS
RP
8.2
1.62
12.5%
10.0%
1.25
2.5%
43
PC
RP
7.0
2.14
13.9%
13.9%
1.00
2.8%
44
PS
SP
5.1
1.69
4.2%
12.5%
0.33
0.0%
45
WEG
RP
5.1
2.81
3.1%
15.6%
0.20
0.0%
46
WEG
RP
4.1
0.92
29.4%
5.9%
5.00
0.0%
47
PC
SP
4.0
2.25
4.5%
13.6%
0.33
4.5%
48
PC
RP
3.0
5.00
0.0%
16.7%
0.00
4.2%
49
PC
RP
2.2
4.13
0.0%
5.3%
0.00
5.3%
50
PC
RP
2.0
1.50
33.3%
0.0%
0.0%
51
WEG
RP
1.2
1.80
0.0%
12.5%
0.00
0.0%
52
NBY
RP
0.2
1.50
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
53
HG
RP
0.1
12.00
0.0%
40.0%
0.00
0.0%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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