1941 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1941 Season


1940 / 1942

Top Hitter


Buck
Leonard

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

OPS+

# Player Team OPS+
1
HG
235
2
KCM
233
3
HG
221
4
NE
215
5
MRS/BEG
210
6
BEG
208
7
MRS
197
8
KCM
194
9
BBB
177
10
NE
154


Advanced Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NN2
49
1863
.344
9.7%
1.8%
.134
2
NAL
17
624
.334
8.7%
0.3%
.082
3
NN2
49
1817
.329
7.9%
1.3%
.115
4
NAL
33
1244
.323
9.6%
0.9%
.102
5
NN2
48
1752
.318
7.9%
1.4%
.106
6
NN2
40
1473
.301
6.8%
0.8%
.081
7
NAL
18
595
.299
5.2%
0.2%
.067
8
NAL
19
669
.281
6.9%
0.1%
.079
9
NN2
31
1080
.280
8.6%
1.0%
.077
10
NN2
52
1792
.267
6.0%
0.4%
.067
11
NAL
14
519
.265
5.6%
0.4%
.052
12
NAL
10
352
.245
8.0%
0.0%
.038
12
2
436
13780
.306
7.8%
0.9%
.093



Players
# Team Pos
1
HG
1B
202
.502
18.8%
5.4%
.335
2
KCM
RF
128
.480
20.3%
4.7%
.276
3
LF
184
.473
7.1%
5.4%
.294
4
NE
SS
174
.464
7.5%
4.6%
.250
5
MRS
RF
62
.447
6.5%
0.0%
.155
6
KCM
CF
141
.441
9.2%
3.5%
.227
7
NE
CF
163
.397
6.7%
2.5%
.197
8
HG
3B
189
.386
7.9%
2.1%
.169
9
JRC
CF
42
.380
4.8%
0.0%
.125
10
LF
76
.380
7.9%
0.0%
.086
11
BBB
1B
64
.379
4.7%
0.0%
.127
12
NYC
LF
155
.369
4.5%
1.9%
.156
13
NYC
CF
164
.369
5.5%
0.6%
.118
14
NBY
CF
126
.367
13.5%
0.0%
.066
15
BEG
CF
172
.353
7.6%
1.2%
.117
16
MRS
CF
68
.352
13.2%
0.0%
.121
17
NYC
3B
164
.343
9.1%
1.8%
.117
18
NBY
C
97
.341
11.3%
1.0%
.073
19
BEG
RF
215
.337
13.0%
0.9%
.094
20
BBB
2B
65
.334
3.1%
0.0%
.082
21
HG
RF
174
.332
6.9%
1.1%
.127
22
NE
3B
182
.330
9.9%
1.1%
.121
23
KCM
SS
120
.326
11.7%
0.0%
.067
24
JRC
3B
39
.325
20.5%
0.0%
.000
25
BBB
LF
70
.324
5.7%
0.0%
.095
26
PS
RF
206
.324
6.3%
0.5%
.074
27
HG
CF
209
.322
10.0%
1.0%
.082
28
BEG
1B
195
.322
2.1%
0.5%
.102
29
KCM
3B
137
.318
8.8%
0.0%
.041
30
MRS
SS
58
.317
8.6%
0.0%
.061
31
MRS
2B
72
.315
4.2%
0.0%
.045
32
JRC
SS
32
.309
0.0%
0.0%
.094
33
SNS
CF
70
.309
10.0%
0.0%
.079
34
SS
65
.308
9.2%
1.5%
.085
35
CAG
1B
57
.304
5.3%
0.0%
.075
36
NYC
1B
132
.299
3.8%
1.5%
.120
37
HG
2B
163
.299
9.2%
1.2%
.103
38
HG
LF
174
.291
7.5%
0.0%
.056
39
NYC
2B
128
.288
12.5%
0.8%
.036
40
BEG
3B
186
.287
7.5%
1.1%
.084
41
NE
1B
208
.286
12.0%
1.4%
.090
42
PS
1B
195
.285
10.3%
1.0%
.064
43
NYC
1B
125
.285
9.6%
0.0%
.054
44
3B
90
.283
3.3%
0.0%
.034
45
C
167
.283
6.6%
0.0%
.059
46
SNS
2B
64
.282
7.8%
0.0%
.121
47
CAG
RF
62
.279
1.6%
0.0%
.049
48
SNS
3B
59
.279
8.5%
0.0%
.057
49
SNS
1B
66
.277
3.0%
0.0%
.098
50
BEG
2B
186
.273
8.1%
0.0%
.047
51
NYC
SS
143
.273
6.3%
0.0%
.046
52
KCM
1B
139
.271
5.0%
0.0%
.070
53
HG
SS
208
.268
10.1%
0.0%
.022
54
MRS
1B
55
.265
5.5%
0.0%
.038
55
KCM
2B
138
.265
5.8%
0.0%
.016
56
KCM
LF
137
.259
11.7%
0.0%
.050
57
MRS
3B
55
.241
7.3%
0.0%
.089
58
NBY
2B
112
.224
8.9%
0.9%
.070
59
BEG
SS
210
.220
7.1%
0.0%
.042
60
NBY
SS
108
.213
10.2%
0.0%
.021
61
CAG
LF
45
.199
6.7%
0.0%
.000
62
LF
107
.187
0.9%
2.8%
.107
63
CAG
2B
49
.159
8.2%
0.0%
.000
64
JRC
2B
42
.145
7.1%
0.0%
.000
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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