1938 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Season


1937 / 1939

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
HG
248
2
KCM
214
3
BCA
200
4
NBY
191
5
CAG
189
6
BEG
184
7
MRS
178
8
NE
171
9
JRC
164
10
HG
161


All-1938 Team


Glossary

Left Field Tm
KCM
1.7
1.7
0.0
AB3
1.0
1.0
0.0
PS
1.0
1.0
0.2
Center Field Tm
KCM
2.0
2.0
0.0
HG
1.2
0.9
0.3
MRS
0.9
0.9
0.0

Right Field Tm
BCA
1.9
1.9
0.0
1.2
1.2
0.0
PS
1.2
1.0
0.4
Shortstop Tm
PC
1.6
0.7
0.7
NE
1.5
1.0
0.3
MRS
1.4
1.4
0.0
Second Base Tm
PC
1.6
2.0
-0.4
PS
1.4
1.5
-0.2
PS
1.0
0.8
0.2
Third Base Tm
NE
1.1
0.8
0.3
PS
0.9
0.8
0.0
MULT
0.8
0.7
0.1
First Base Tm
HG
2.7
2.6
0.3
1.2
1.2
0.0
BEG
1.1
1.1
0.2
 
Catcher Tm
HG
3.2
2.7
0.4
PS
1.2
1.3
-0.3
BEG
0.8
0.5
0.2
Starting Pitcher Tm
NBY
73.1
2.0
2.2
-0.3
PS
103.2
1.9
2.3
-0.3
NBY
54.1
1.8
2.0
-0.2
HG
67.1
1.7
1.8
-0.0
BEG
82.1
1.6
1.7
-0.3
BEG
82.0
1.5
1.5
0.0
PC
75.0
1.5
1.7
-0.2
PC
55.2
1.5
1.7
-0.2
BEG
42.0
1.3
1.4
-0.2
Relief Pitcher Tm
HG
127.1
5.6
5.4
0.2
KCM
100.2
4.4
4.0
0.5
CAG
97.0
3.3
3.5
-0.2
BCA
62.2
2.1
2.3
-0.2
68.0
1.9
1.6
0.2
BCA
103.1
1.6
1.8
-0.1
CAG
91.0
1.6
2.1
-0.5
KCM
48.2
1.3
1.5
-0.3
MRS
43.2
1.0
1.3
-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