1938 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Season


Negro American League


1937 / 1939

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Team RBI
1
KCM
42
2
BCA
34
3
BCA
25
4
BCA
25
5
BCA
25
6
CAG/KCM
20
7
KCM
20
8
CAG/KCM
20
9
KCM
19
10
KCM
18


Standings
Glossary

Negro American League

vs NAL vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
44
24
1
.647
-
46
26
1
.639
6.4
4.2
Ruppert Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
2
39
23
1
.629
2.0
40
34
1
.541
4.8
5.9
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
3
39
37
3
.513
9.0
40
39
3
.506
5.0
5.0
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
4
31
30
0
.508
9.5
31
33
0
.484
5.1
5.3
Ponce De Leon Park (Atlanta, GA)
5
14
16
1
.467
11.0
14
16
1
.467
5.3
5.2
Durkee Field (Jacksonville, FL)
6
16
20
0
.444
12.0
16
20
0
.444
4.6
5.3
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
7
12
45
0
.211
26.5
12
47
0
.203
3.8
5.9
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
* = League Champion      1 = First Half Champion      2 = Second Half Champion      


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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


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