1941 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1941 Season


Negro American League


1940 / 1942

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

Slugging %

# Player Team SLG
1
KCM
.633
2
KCM
.576
3
MRS
.534
4
KCM
.500
5
BBB
.491
6
BBB
.393
7
SNS
.385
8
BBB
.381
9
MRS
.379
10
BBB
.359


Pitching


Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
24
6
.800
50
30
13
3
4
256.0
89
64
208
46
162
3
10
2.25
169
2
NAL
10
7
.588
28
17
8
2
2
146.0
55
48
125
35
91
0
6
2.96
128
3
NAL
4
5
.444
15
9
4
0
1
70.1
44
32
70
17
42
0
3
4.09
96
4
NAL
8
10
.444
32
18
7
1
1
144.0
82
70
142
45
85
0
6
4.38
87
5
NAL
4
14
.222
30
19
11
0
0
155.0
116
91
155
65
106
4
5
5.28
72
6
NAL
3
10
.231
30
13
3
1
1
111.0
85
67
124
54
44
5
5
5.43
70
6
1
53
52
.505
185
106
46
7
9
882.1
471
372
824
262
530
12
35
3.79
100



Players
# Team Role
1
KCM
RP
7
0
1.000
10
3
3
1
3
50.2
9
8
34
5
37
0
0
1.42
267
2
JRC
SP
2
1
.667
4
4
2
0
0
31.0
11
7
22
7
21
0
0
2.03
187
3
KCM
SP
3
1
.750
7
5
2
0
0
42.2
17
11
32
11
24
1
2
2.32
164
4
KCM
SP
5
0
1.000
9
9
2
0
0
46.0
13
12
34
5
39
1
2
2.35
162
5
BBB
RP
2
0
1.000
5
3
2
0
0
25.2
8
7
21
9
15
0
2
2.45
155
6
BBB
RP
4
1
.800
8
5
3
1
1
44.0
15
13
32
17
27
0
2
2.66
143
7
JRC
SP
1
1
.500
3
2
0
0
0
12.1
8
4
9
7
11
0
2
2.92
130
8
RP
2
2
.500
5
3
2
0
0
25.2
12
9
24
5
20
0
0
3.16
120
9
CAG
SP
0
5
.000
7
7
1
0
0
39.1
25
15
39
16
18
2
1
3.43
111
10
MRS
SP
3
2
.600
9
7
1
0
0
52.0
25
24
48
16
35
0
4
4.15
91
11
SNS
SP
2
5
.286
9
7
4
0
0
56.0
35
26
47
21
46
4
5
4.18
91
12
JRC
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
2
0
0
15.0
9
7
17
0
7
0
0
4.20
90
13
MRS
RP
1
4
.200
9
2
1
0
2
31.2
18
15
39
6
19
0
2
4.26
89
14
SNS
SP
2
4
.333
6
5
5
0
0
48.0
34
26
41
14
28
0
0
4.88
78
15
RP
1
1
.500
5
3
1
0
0
19.2
11
11
16
9
4
0
2
5.03
75
16
CAG
RP
2
0
1.000
4
1
1
1
0
20.2
13
12
24
5
7
1
1
5.23
73
17
BBB
SP
0
6
.000
9
6
1
0
0
43.2
37
32
54
14
25
0
2
6.60
58
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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