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
1.224
2
HG
1.207
3
AB3/KCM
1.125
4
PC
1.106
5
BCA
1.048
6
NE
1.012
7
NE
1.009
8
MRS
.966
9
KCM
.943
10
BEG
.939

K/BB

# Player Team SO/BB
1
KCM
7.18
2
KCM/MRS
7.00
3
KCM
5.09
4
CAG
4.11
5
KCM
3.63
6
KCM
3.40
7
AB3
3.22
8
MRS
3.20
9
MRS
3.17
10
MRS
2.83


Pitching


Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NN2
33
8
.805
61
41
25
6
6
345.1
143
114
297
8
127
177
0
4
1444
2.97
159
2
NAL
26
16
.619
79
42
22
20
3
3
349.0
168
122
317
14
84
279
12
12
1450
3.15
128
3
NN2
19
11
.633
51
33
20
0
3
279.1
152
123
283
13
82
134
1
3
1198
3.96
120
4
NAL
20
15
.571
71
36
19
15
2
4
320.0
167
122
327
11
103
174
8
10
1387
3.43
117
5
NN2
13
11
.542
36
24
15
1
1
199.2
114
92
184
14
87
88
2
6
868
4.15
114
6
21
24
.467
86
45
26
18
1
3
372.2
240
167
374
15
133
210
6
8
1646
4.03
101
7
NAL
8
8
.500
26
17
8
9
0
0
156.2
92
73
161
6
63
85
4
3
683
4.19
96
8
NN2
17
17
.500
52
35
23
1
1
285.0
197
164
297
20
116
152
1
5
1262
5.18
91
9
NN2
29
30
.492
112
62
30
3
3
517.0
376
306
560
43
209
244
1
10
2324
5.33
89
10
NN2
5
19
.208
44
25
12
1
1
198.2
154
120
251
12
63
109
0
2
916
5.44
87
11
17
17
.500
57
34
18
16
3
3
276.1
194
146
310
10
84
168
2
7
1245
4.76
86
12
NAL
6
11
.353
31
17
10
6
0
2
129.0
98
69
156
3
38
96
4
5
586
4.81
84
13
NAL
5
22
.185
50
27
14
13
0
0
219.1
171
119
236
6
110
105
3
5
1011
4.88
82
14
NN2
2
12
.143
29
14
5
0
0
115.0
127
102
163
9
70
51
1
4
588
7.98
59
14
3
221
221
.500
785
452
117
227
21
30
3763.0
2393
1839
3916
184
1369
2072
45
84
16608
4.40
100



Players
# Team Role
1
HG
RP
14
0
1.000
19
11
11
4
3
127.1
32
27
104
3
26
70
0
1
504
1.91
248
2
KCM
RP
7
2
.778
17
10
6
6
0
1
100.2
32
21
89
3
11
79
2
2
401
1.88
214
3
BCA
RP
4
5
.444
12
6
3
4
1
0
62.2
21
14
42
2
22
55
1
0
250
2.01
200
4
NBY
SP
1
3
.250
9
6
5
0
0
54.1
25
15
56
1
12
33
0
0
228
2.48
191
5
CAG
RP
8
1
.889
19
8
7
8
0
3
97.0
34
23
80
2
28
69
1
5
403
2.13
189
6
BEG
SP
4
1
.800
6
5
2
0
0
42.0
16
12
36
1
10
28
1
0
167
2.57
184
7
MRS
RP
4
1
.800
7
3
3
1
0
0
43.2
18
11
36
0
12
34
0
1
186
2.27
178
8
NE
RP
2
2
.500
5
3
2
0
0
26.0
9
8
19
0
14
13
1
2
110
2.77
171
9
JRC
SP
1
1
.500
3
2
1
2
0
0
25.2
12
7
23
1
11
9
0
1
109
2.45
164
10
HG
SP
9
0
1.000
10
9
6
2
0
67.1
27
22
62
0
20
40
0
0
278
2.94
161
11
CAG
RP
6
2
.750
18
10
5
2
1
0
91.0
43
26
96
2
28
30
4
2
395
2.57
157
12
KCM
RP
4
1
.800
11
6
5
3
0
1
48.2
19
14
29
0
11
56
4
1
190
2.59
155
13
PC
SP
4
2
.667
8
7
5
1
0
55.2
24
19
39
2
24
41
0
0
228
3.07
154
14
NBY
SP
3
6
.333
11
8
6
1
0
73.1
39
28
77
1
19
48
0
1
321
3.44
138
15
BCA
RP
5
3
.625
24
9
13
6
0
3
103.1
55
34
101
4
25
56
1
1
440
2.96
137
16
HG
SP
5
4
.556
11
9
5
0
2
70.1
37
29
59
4
29
41
0
1
296
3.71
128
17
BEG
SP
7
2
.778
12
9
7
0
0
82.1
42
34
85
3
21
29
0
1
350
3.72
127
18
MRS
RP
4
4
.500
10
6
4
4
1
1
56.0
34
20
56
2
12
38
1
1
246
3.21
125
19
MULT
RP
5
4
.556
12
7
2
5
0
1
83.0
42
34
86
5
25
43
0
0
352
3.69
123
20
BEG
SP
4
4
.500
13
10
9
0
2
82.0
43
35
81
4
17
36
0
1
345
3.84
123
21
MRS
RP
3
3
.500
11
4
5
3
1
0
57.2
32
21
57
2
10
32
0
0
242
3.28
123
22
PS
SP
6
1
.857
16
11
8
1
0
103.2
54
45
95
4
37
53
0
0
437
3.91
121
23
PC
SP
7
2
.778
10
9
8
0
0
75.0
38
33
65
3
30
51
0
0
313
3.96
120
24
RP
6
3
.667
10
5
4
3
0
0
68.0
32
27
50
4
25
38
3
3
275
3.57
116
25
NE
SP
1
2
.333
6
4
1
0
0
34.1
21
17
26
1
21
16
1
1
145
4.46
106
26
SEN
SP
1
3
.250
6
4
3
0
0
33.2
21
17
41
3
17
16
0
0
158
4.54
104
27
PS
SP
5
5
.500
18
13
6
0
2
92.1
63
48
99
7
31
33
1
2
413
4.68
101
28
KCM
SP
4
2
.667
12
9
0
4
2
0
53.2
31
25
55
1
13
26
0
2
227
4.19
96
29
CAG
SP
2
6
.250
13
9
2
2
1
0
51.1
29
24
54
3
9
37
0
1
216
4.21
96
30
BBB
RP
2
0
1.000
10
5
3
2
0
0
34.0
26
16
45
0
19
14
1
0
165
4.24
95
31
AB3
RP
1
4
.200
8
5
3
1
0
1
33.1
24
16
32
2
15
31
2
0
142
4.32
93
32
AB3
RP
1
2
.333
7
4
2
2
0
1
34.0
22
17
35
0
9
29
0
0
144
4.50
89
33
PC
SP
3
3
.500
9
6
3
0
0
46.2
33
28
39
2
15
21
1
3
194
5.40
88
34
BBB
RP
1
4
.200
10
5
2
2
0
0
36.1
26
19
37
1
13
15
0
0
166
4.71
86
35
CAG
RP
2
4
.333
12
7
3
3
0
1
53.0
35
28
59
3
25
26
3
1
239
4.75
85
36
SP
6
11
.353
18
13
4
7
0
0
98.1
76
53
103
5
35
49
0
1
437
4.85
83
37
AB3
SP
2
2
.500
5
4
1
2
0
0
27.2
20
15
34
0
6
12
1
3
124
4.88
82
38
SEN
RP
1
1
.500
6
2
1
0
0
20.1
18
13
24
0
12
9
0
0
98
5.75
82
39
JRC
SP
3
3
.500
6
5
1
4
0
0
47.1
33
26
54
3
17
24
3
1
214
4.94
81
40
JRC
SP
1
1
.500
4
3
0
1
0
0
21.1
13
12
19
0
14
16
0
0
99
5.06
79
41
RP
7
4
.636
21
13
0
7
0
0
117.1
92
77
131
13
48
59
0
1
533
5.91
79
42
PC
SP
0
4
.000
7
5
3
0
0
41.2
38
30
56
4
14
19
0
0
203
6.48
73
43
NE
SP
1
5
.167
8
6
5
0
0
45.0
39
35
56
6
17
19
0
1
209
7.00
68
44
BBB
RP
2
6
.250
13
7
5
5
0
0
77.0
65
51
81
2
43
42
1
1
354
5.96
68
45
PC
RP
1
5
.167
11
5
3
0
1
37.2
37
31
60
5
14
15
0
1
186
7.41
64
46
MRS
RP
5
3
.625
14
9
5
4
1
2
58.0
51
42
65
2
24
39
0
4
271
6.52
63
47
SEN
SP
0
4
.000
5
4
0
0
0
17.0
26
22
30
1
9
8
0
2
93
11.65
41
48
BCA
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
0
3.1
8
6
8
0
4
2
0
1
23
16.20
29
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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