1941 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1941 Season


1940 / 1942

Top Hitter


Buck
Leonard

Top Pitcher


Dave
Barnhill

Leaders

OPS+

# Player Team OPS+
1
KCM
243
2
HG
240
3
HG
235
4
NE
216
5
MRS/BEG
209
6
BEG
208
7
KCM
202
8
MRS
197
9
BBB
176
10
KCM
163

K/BB

# Player Team SO/BB
1
NBY/KCM
9.40
2
KCM
7.40
3
KCM
5.00
4
MRS/CAG
4.00
5
SNS/NYC
3.29
6
MRS
3.17
7
JRC
3.00
8
KCM
3.00
9
BEG
2.53
10
HG
2.36


Advanced Batting


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
NN2
48
1829
.347
9.7%
1.8%
.136
2
NAL
17
624
.333
8.7%
0.3%
.082
3
NN2
49
1817
.330
7.9%
1.3%
.115
4
NAL
30
1134
.322
9.3%
1.0%
.106
5
NN2
47
1709
.316
8.0%
1.4%
.103
6
NN2
40
1473
.301
6.8%
0.8%
.081
7
NAL
18
595
.298
5.2%
0.2%
.067
8
NAL
19
669
.281
6.9%
0.1%
.079
9
NN2
30
1054
.280
8.7%
1.0%
.079
10
NAL
13
477
.272
5.7%
0.4%
.057
11
NN2
52
1792
.267
6.0%
0.4%
.067
12
NAL
9
325
.242
8.6%
0.0%
.034
12
2
426
13498
.306
7.8%
0.9%
.093



Players
# Team Pos
1
HG
1B
198
.509
18.7%
5.6%
.342
2
KCM
RF
116
.493
19.8%
5.2%
.300
3
LF
184
.473
7.1%
5.4%
.294
4
NE
SS
169
.465
7.7%
4.1%
.238
5
KCM
CF
129
.450
8.5%
3.9%
.237
6
MRS
RF
62
.446
6.5%
0.0%
.155
7
NE
CF
158
.403
7.0%
2.5%
.204
8
HG
3B
187
.390
8.0%
2.1%
.171
9
LF
76
.379
7.9%
0.0%
.086
10
BBB
1B
64
.378
4.7%
0.0%
.127
11
NYC
LF
155
.369
4.5%
1.9%
.156
12
NYC
CF
164
.369
5.5%
0.6%
.118
13
NBY
CF
123
.369
13.8%
0.0%
.068
14
BEG
CF
172
.353
7.6%
1.2%
.117
15
NBY
C
94
.352
11.7%
1.1%
.076
16
MRS
CF
68
.351
13.2%
0.0%
.121
17
JRC
CF
39
.349
5.1%
0.0%
.108
18
NYC
3B
164
.343
9.1%
1.8%
.117
19
BEG
RF
215
.337
13.0%
0.9%
.094
20
BBB
2B
65
.334
3.1%
0.0%
.082
21
HG
RF
170
.330
6.5%
1.2%
.129
22
NE
3B
177
.330
9.6%
1.1%
.124
23
HG
CF
205
.329
10.2%
1.0%
.083
24
JRC
3B
36
.325
22.2%
0.0%
.000
25
PS
RF
206
.324
6.3%
0.5%
.074
26
BBB
LF
70
.323
5.7%
0.0%
.095
27
BEG
1B
195
.322
2.1%
0.5%
.102
28
KCM
SS
108
.321
11.1%
0.0%
.074
29
MRS
SS
58
.316
8.6%
0.0%
.061
30
MRS
2B
72
.314
4.2%
0.0%
.045
31
CAG
1B
52
.314
5.8%
0.0%
.083
32
SNS
CF
70
.308
10.0%
0.0%
.079
33
CAG
RF
57
.303
1.8%
0.0%
.054
34
SS
60
.301
10.0%
1.7%
.093
35
NYC
1B
132
.300
3.8%
1.5%
.120
36
KCM
3B
128
.299
7.8%
0.0%
.043
37
HG
2B
161
.295
9.3%
1.2%
.098
38
NE
1B
203
.293
12.3%
1.5%
.093
39
JRC
SS
29
.293
0.0%
0.0%
.069
40
HG
LF
174
.291
7.5%
0.0%
.056
41
NYC
2B
128
.289
12.5%
0.8%
.036
42
BEG
3B
186
.287
7.5%
1.1%
.084
43
PS
1B
195
.286
10.3%
1.0%
.064
44
NYC
1B
125
.285
9.6%
0.0%
.054
45
C
167
.283
6.6%
0.0%
.059
46
3B
90
.283
3.3%
0.0%
.034
47
SNS
2B
64
.281
7.8%
0.0%
.121
48
KCM
1B
126
.280
5.6%
0.0%
.068
49
SNS
3B
59
.278
8.5%
0.0%
.057
50
SNS
1B
66
.277
3.0%
0.0%
.098
51
BEG
2B
186
.274
8.1%
0.0%
.047
52
NYC
SS
143
.273
6.3%
0.0%
.046
53
HG
SS
204
.268
10.3%
0.0%
.022
54
MRS
1B
55
.265
5.5%
0.0%
.038
55
KCM
2B
125
.261
6.4%
0.0%
.017
56
KCM
LF
125
.240
12.0%
0.0%
.037
57
MRS
3B
55
.240
7.3%
0.0%
.089
58
NBY
2B
109
.222
9.2%
0.9%
.072
59
BEG
SS
210
.220
7.1%
0.0%
.042
60
NBY
SS
105
.210
10.5%
0.0%
.022
61
LF
104
.184
1.0%
2.9%
.110
62
CAG
2B
45
.173
8.9%
0.0%
.000
63
JRC
2B
39
.156
7.7%
0.0%
.000
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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