1941 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1941 Season


1940 / 1942

Top Hitter


Buck
Leonard

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

wOBA

# Player Team wOBA
1
HG/EAS
.504
2
KCM/WES
.488
3
HG
.488
4
MULT
.465
5
NE/EAS
.463
6
BEG/EAS
.449
7
MRS
.447
8
KCM
.441
9
NE
.397
10
HG
.386


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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
EWA
1
44
.314
6.8%
15.9%
0.43
2.3%
.100
7
NN2
40
1473
.301
6.8%
0.8%
.081
8
NAL
18
595
.299
5.2%
0.2%
.067
9
NAL
19
669
.281
6.9%
0.1%
.079
10
NN2
31
1080
.280
8.6%
1.0%
.077
11
NN2
52
1792
.267
6.0%
0.4%
.067
12
NAL
14
519
.265
5.6%
0.4%
.052
13
EWA
1
37
.249
0.0%
10.8%
0.00
0.0%
.083
14
NAL
10
352
.245
8.0%
0.0%
.038
14
3
513
13861
.306
7.7%
13.6%
0.27
0.9%
.093



Players
# Team Pos
1
1B
207
.504
18.4%
0.0%
5.8%
.343
2
RF
132
.488
19.7%
0.0%
4.5%
.294
3
MULT
LF
189
.465
6.9%
40.0%
0.00
5.3%
.286
4
SS
179
.463
7.3%
20.0%
0.00
4.5%
.248
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
CF
43
.393
4.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.122
9
HG
3B
189
.386
7.9%
2.1%
.169
10
1B
66
.382
4.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.123
11
MULT
LF
78
.370
7.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.083
12
NYC
CF
164
.369
5.5%
0.6%
.118
13
CF
129
.366
13.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.064
14
LF
160
.357
4.4%
20.0%
0.00
1.9%
.151
15
CF
70
.355
12.9%
0.0%
0.0%
.117
16
BEG
CF
172
.353
7.6%
1.2%
.117
17
NYC
3B
164
.343
9.1%
1.8%
.117
18
2B
66
.341
3.0%
0.0%
0.0%
.082
19
NBY
C
97
.341
11.3%
1.0%
.073
20
2B
56
.338
12.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.061
21
BEG
RF
215
.337
13.0%
0.9%
.094
22
HG
RF
174
.332
6.9%
1.1%
.127
23
NE
3B
182
.330
9.9%
1.1%
.121
24
KCM
SS
120
.326
11.7%
0.0%
.067
25
JRC
3B
39
.325
20.5%
0.0%
.000
26
BBB
LF
70
.324
5.7%
0.0%
.095
27
PS
RF
206
.324
6.3%
0.5%
.074
28
HG
CF
209
.322
10.0%
1.0%
.082
29
BEG
1B
195
.322
2.1%
0.5%
.102
30
MRS
SS
58
.317
8.6%
0.0%
.061
31
MRS
2B
72
.315
4.2%
0.0%
.045
32
3B
139
.314
8.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.040
33
CF
72
.313
9.7%
50.0%
0.00
0.0%
.077
34
JRC
SS
32
.309
0.0%
0.0%
.094
35
SS
65
.308
9.2%
1.5%
.085
36
CAG
1B
57
.304
5.3%
0.0%
.075
37
NYC
1B
132
.299
3.8%
1.5%
.120
38
HG
2B
163
.299
9.2%
1.2%
.103
39
HG
LF
174
.291
7.5%
0.0%
.056
40
NYC
2B
128
.288
12.5%
0.8%
.036
41
BEG
3B
186
.287
7.5%
1.1%
.084
42
NE
1B
208
.286
12.0%
1.4%
.090
43
PS
1B
195
.285
10.3%
1.0%
.064
44
NYC
1B
125
.285
9.6%
0.0%
.054
45
3B
90
.283
3.3%
0.0%
.034
46
C
167
.283
6.6%
0.0%
.059
47
SNS
2B
64
.282
7.8%
0.0%
.121
48
SS
148
.281
6.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.045
49
RF
65
.280
1.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.047
50
SNS
3B
59
.279
8.5%
0.0%
.057
51
SNS
1B
66
.277
3.0%
0.0%
.098
52
BEG
2B
186
.273
8.1%
0.0%
.047
53
1B
57
.272
5.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.037
54
KCM
1B
139
.271
5.0%
0.0%
.070
55
HG
SS
208
.268
10.1%
0.0%
.022
56
KCM
2B
138
.265
5.8%
0.0%
.016
57
KCM
LF
137
.259
11.7%
0.0%
.050
58
MRS
3B
55
.241
7.3%
0.0%
.089
59
2B
117
.221
9.4%
0.0%
0.9%
.067
60
BEG
SS
210
.220
7.1%
0.0%
.042
61
NBY
SS
108
.213
10.2%
0.0%
.021
62
CAG
LF
45
.199
6.7%
0.0%
.000
63
LF
107
.187
0.9%
2.8%
.107
64
2B
51
.153
7.8%
100.0%
0.00
0.0%
.000
65
JRC
2B
42
.145
7.1%
0.0%
.000
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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