1938 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Season


1937 / 1939

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

OPS

# Player Team OPS
1
HG/EAS
1.209
2
HG/EAS
1.199
3
PC
1.106
4
AB3/WES
1.102
5
MULT
1.083
6
BCA
1.048
7
NE/EAS
1.038
8
MRS/WES
1.006
9
KCM/WES
1.000
10
NE/EAS
.960


All-1938 Team


Glossary

Left Field Tm
1.9
1.8
0.2
MRS
1.8
0.3
1.6
PS
1.0
1.0
0.2
0.6
1.0
-0.2
Center Field Tm
KCM
1.8
2.0
-0.1
HG
1.2
0.9
0.3
BCA
1.0
0.2
0.9
0.9
0.1
0.8

Right Field Tm
BCA
1.9
1.9
0.1
1.6
1.2
0.5
PS
1.2
1.0
0.4
NE
0.9
0.5
0.4
Shortstop Tm
2.2
1.7
0.4
1.6
1.2
0.3
1.6
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.6
-0.2
Second Base Tm
PC
1.6
2.0
-0.4
1.6
0.5
1.0
PS
1.4
1.5
-0.2
PS
1.0
0.8
0.2
Third Base Tm
1.2
0.4
0.7
1.1
0.7
0.3
PS
0.9
0.8
0.0
MULT
0.8
0.7
0.1
First Base Tm
2.7
2.6
0.3
MULT
1.4
1.1
0.3
BCA
1.3
1.1
0.3
BEG
1.1
1.1
0.2
 
Catcher Tm
3.2
2.7
0.4
1.2
0.2
-0.2
PS
1.2
1.3
-0.3
MULT
0.9
0.5
0.3
Starting Pitcher Tm
PS
103.2
2.0
2.3
-0.3
NBY
54.1
1.9
2.2
-0.2
BEG
82.1
1.7
1.8
-0.3
BEG
82.0
1.6
1.6
0.0
PC
55.2
1.6
1.8
-0.2
70.1
1.6
1.6
-0.0
80.0
1.5
1.7
-0.2
BEG
42.0
1.3
1.5
-0.2
HG
70.1
0.9
1.0
-0.2
SEN
33.2
0.9
0.8
0.1
Relief Pitcher Tm
130.1
5.9
5.7
0.2
104.2
4.5
4.0
0.5
98.0
2.8
3.0
-0.2
80.1
2.6
2.9
-0.3
BCA
62.2
1.9
2.2
-0.2
68.0
1.8
1.6
0.2
BCA
103.1
1.4
1.6
-0.1
CAG
91.0
1.3
1.8
-0.5
MRS
43.2
1.3
1.5
-0.2
MRS
57.2
1.3
1.2
0.1

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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