1942 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1942 Season


1941 / 1943

Top Hitter


Bus
Clarkson

Top Pitcher


Roy
Partlow

Leaders

OPS

# Player Team OPS
1
HG/NE
1.015
2
MULT
1.011
3
KCM
.982
4
HG
.972
5
KCM
.968
6
AAS/MRS
.957
7
KCM
.925
8
MULT
.896
9
KCM
.875
10
MULT
.860

Strikeouts

# Player Team SO
1
NE/HG
86
2
PS
77
3
KCM
74
4
NBY
68
5
BEG
63
6
HG
58
7
BEG
53
8
NE
52
9
HG
52
10
HG
49


Advanced Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
39
1535
.340
6.4%
1.6%
.118
2
NN2
51
1891
.340
9.2%
1.6%
.113
3
NN2
51
1879
.323
9.0%
1.1%
.090
4
NAL
31
1089
.318
7.4%
0.6%
.068
5
NN2
52
2030
.318
8.9%
0.6%
.091
6
59
2199
.317
10.5%
1.0%
.090
7
NAL
24
890
.314
6.0%
0.6%
.081
8
NAL
33
1144
.300
7.5%
0.4%
.070
9
NN2
35
1252
.288
8.2%
0.7%
.064
10
NAL
30
1084
.264
6.7%
0.2%
.048
11
NN2
25
865
.257
6.9%
0.1%
.051
12
NAL
13
436
.245
6.7%
0.0%
.043
13
IND
1
31
.226
16.1%
0.0%
.000
13
4
589
16325
.310
8.2%
0.9%
.084



Players
# Team Pos
1
HG/NE
1B
217
.464
10.1%
5.1%
.254
2
MULT
SS
216
.464
12.0%
3.7%
.254
3
HG
C
213
.452
17.4%
4.7%
.234
4
KCM
RF
168
.450
8.9%
4.2%
.200
5
KCM
2B
142
.437
5.6%
2.1%
.198
6
CF
96
.431
5.2%
4.2%
.247
7
KCM
CF
170
.427
7.1%
2.9%
.178
8
MULT
CF
117
.423
14.5%
1.7%
.131
9
NE
SS
200
.403
9.5%
1.5%
.094
10
KCM
C
116
.401
12.9%
4.3%
.240
11
MULT
3B
111
.393
7.2%
0.9%
.150
12
BEG
LF
176
.388
8.0%
1.1%
.157
13
HG/NE
RF
220
.387
12.3%
2.7%
.168
14
BEG
RF
208
.385
9.1%
0.5%
.124
15
LF
79
.372
5.1%
0.0%
.054
16
3B
196
.371
8.2%
2.6%
.124
17
BBB
2B
119
.371
3.4%
1.7%
.105
18
BEG
CF
228
.368
13.2%
0.9%
.122
19
PS
1B
203
.362
11.3%
1.5%
.128
20
NBY
C
120
.360
15.0%
0.8%
.071
21
LF
128
.359
12.5%
0.8%
.055
22
CCB
CF
126
.357
4.8%
0.8%
.127
23
PS
RF
185
.356
14.1%
0.0%
.051
24
CF
116
.356
10.3%
0.0%
.078
25
PS
LF
188
.353
11.7%
0.5%
.073
26
NBY
CF
129
.353
14.0%
0.0%
.073
27
BEG
C
164
.349
8.5%
0.6%
.096
28
CCB
2B
134
.344
8.2%
0.0%
.075
29
MRS
3B
99
.341
6.1%
0.0%
.098
30
SS
92
.340
5.4%
0.0%
.095
31
BBB
3B
109
.339
11.0%
1.8%
.104
32
HG
SS
181
.338
11.6%
0.6%
.083
33
KCM
SS
158
.337
9.5%
1.3%
.121
34
BEG
2B
224
.329
7.6%
0.9%
.101
35
HG
3B
227
.323
8.4%
2.2%
.129
36
KCM
3B
117
.322
6.8%
0.0%
.028
37
CAG
LF
102
.321
14.7%
1.0%
.070
38
BEG
1B
180
.321
12.2%
1.1%
.095
39
KCM
1B
166
.320
3.0%
0.6%
.088
40
MRS
RF
106
.311
0.0%
0.0%
.058
41
NYC
RF
99
.310
7.1%
1.0%
.066
42
NYC
2B
92
.310
8.7%
0.0%
.072
43
HG
LF
180
.306
9.4%
0.6%
.062
44
HG
CF
242
.304
8.3%
0.8%
.078
45
NYC
1B
95
.303
4.2%
0.0%
.136
46
CAG
SS
97
.303
6.2%
0.0%
.056
47
NBY
LF
134
.300
5.2%
0.0%
.047
48
2B
88
.297
10.2%
0.0%
.038
49
1B
103
.291
7.8%
0.0%
.054
50
NBY
RF
131
.290
7.6%
0.8%
.075
51
CCB
1B
118
.289
6.8%
0.8%
.073
52
BEG
3B
174
.284
6.9%
0.6%
.131
53
RF
97
.284
11.3%
0.0%
.035
54
MRS
LF
85
.275
11.8%
0.0%
.054
55
NE
3B
167
.274
11.4%
0.0%
.049
56
C
74
.271
8.1%
0.0%
.047
57
PS
CF
177
.264
5.1%
0.6%
.065
58
HG
2B
174
.262
9.2%
0.0%
.067
59
BEG
SS
226
.261
10.6%
0.0%
.020
60
NBY
3B
127
.257
3.1%
0.0%
.016
61
HG
SS
167
.253
7.8%
0.0%
.046
62
KCM
LF
188
.241
6.4%
0.0%
.058
63
3B
121
.231
5.0%
0.8%
.096
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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