1943 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1943 Season


1942 / 1944

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Johnny
Wright

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Team RBI
1
MULT
112
2
MULT
68
3
MULT
61
4
HG
59
5
MULT
45
6
NOS/PS
43
7
MULT
42
8
MULT
40
9
HG/EAS
34
10
MULT
30

Strikeouts

# Player Team SO
1
HG/EAS
120
2
MULT
109
3
MULT
95
4
MULT
88
5
BBB
64
6
KCM/SAS
64
7
BEG
60
8
BBB/CAG
55
9
HG/SAS
55
10
HSS
51


Advanced Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
IND
2
75
.399
6.7%
0.0%
.100
2
78
3090
.395
10.7%
1.0%
.121
3
NN2
49
1934
.360
10.9%
0.3%
.104
4
NN2
38
1480
.344
8.0%
0.5%
.085
5
NN2
35
1344
.331
9.4%
1.0%
.108
6
NAL
27
970
.315
8.2%
0.3%
.062
7
NAL
51
1811
.314
7.1%
0.6%
.081
8
36
1342
.313
4.6%
0.9%
.086
9
NN2
50
1836
.310
8.2%
0.5%
.082
10
MULT
49
1841
.295
8.0%
0.3%
.056
11
NN2
31
1164
.295
7.7%
0.3%
.072
12
NAL
36
1271
.292
7.2%
0.2%
.068
13
IND
2
79
.291
1.3%
0.0%
.090
14
NN2
14
534
.286
6.9%
0.7%
.074
15
IND
3
107
.286
7.5%
0.0%
.051
16
NAL
36
1245
.281
5.9%
0.2%
.065
17
IND
5
169
.246
3.0%
0.6%
.067
18
EWA
1
32
.225
6.3%
6.3%
1.00
0.0%
.037
19
EWA
1
33
.206
6.1%
18.2%
0.33
3.0%
.097
19
6
890
20357
.326
8.2%
12.3%
0.50
0.6%
.086



Players
# Team Pos
1
MULT
C
342
.591
17.5%
0.0%
5.8%
.359
2
CF
138
.517
10.9%
0.0%
0.0%
.114
3
MULT
CF
214
.446
7.9%
0.0%
3.3%
.199
4
MULT
1B
351
.439
15.7%
25.0%
0.00
1.4%
.181
5
NE
2B
127
.435
15.7%
3.1%
.252
6
MULT
RF
212
.413
17.9%
0.9%
.134
7
MULT
2B
310
.406
6.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.136
8
LF
340
.405
11.5%
25.0%
0.00
0.0%
.081
9
RF
156
.401
18.6%
0.0%
.079
10
RF
162
.400
9.9%
0.0%
.049
11
CF
155
.400
9.0%
2.6%
.184
12
HSS
RF
61
.398
3.3%
0.0%
.119
13
3B
87
.397
10.3%
1.1%
.096
14
1B
218
.394
11.9%
0.9%
.136
15
MULT
CF
371
.392
7.5%
0.0%
0.5%
.094
16
3B
137
.388
2.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.090
17
CF
133
.382
4.5%
1.5%
.176
18
CBE
CF
148
.375
3.4%
0.7%
.162
19
LF
133
.375
11.3%
3.0%
.179
20
MULT
CF
222
.373
5.4%
0.0%
.087
21
RF
186
.371
9.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.048
22
MULT
1B
144
.371
7.6%
0.7%
.109
23
HG
3B
280
.369
12.1%
0.0%
.099
24
MULT
1B
171
.368
10.5%
33.3%
0.00
2.3%
.197
25
LF
162
.366
11.1%
0.0%
.093
26
NYC
LF
133
.366
12.0%
0.8%
.121
27
CF
95
.365
10.5%
0.0%
2.1%
.157
28
MULT
3B
216
.364
7.9%
0.0%
.142
29
BBB
SS
196
.364
9.2%
1.0%
.132
30
BBB
CF
181
.364
13.3%
0.6%
.058
31
MULT
CF
179
.355
5.6%
0.0%
0.6%
.089
32
MRS
SS
96
.355
5.2%
0.0%
.066
33
RF
93
.355
5.4%
1.1%
.092
34
BBB
RF
215
.353
10.7%
0.0%
.054
35
CAG
1B
118
.353
4.2%
0.8%
.117
36
MULT
CF
213
.353
10.3%
100.0%
0.00
0.0%
.094
37
BEG
1B
168
.353
8.9%
0.6%
.087
38
2B
203
.350
5.4%
0.5%
.143
39
C
189
.346
10.6%
0.5%
.095
40
CC
3B
130
.345
4.6%
0.0%
.057
41
CF
56
.342
7.1%
3.6%
.192
42
CAG
LF
119
.337
7.6%
0.8%
.101
43
CC
1B
117
.337
5.1%
1.7%
.153
44
2B
212
.334
5.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.051
45
MULT
SS
98
.330
7.1%
0.0%
.067
46
CC
2B
140
.330
6.4%
0.7%
.148
47
2B
130
.324
6.2%
0.0%
.101
48
MULT
SS
329
.320
10.0%
33.3%
0.00
0.3%
.045
49
1B
157
.319
5.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.048
50
MRS
2B
109
.314
5.5%
0.0%
.050
51
1B
161
.312
9.3%
0.0%
.063
52
BEG
2B
205
.309
9.3%
0.0%
.055
53
CAG
2B
134
.308
6.7%
1.5%
.128
54
CBE
1B
131
.305
2.3%
0.0%
.078
55
SS
167
.301
9.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.054
56
MULT
2B
137
.301
6.6%
100.0%
0.00
0.0%
.056
57
3B
217
.298
6.0%
0.0%
.065
58
NBY
SS
119
.296
13.4%
0.0%
.049
59
NYC
2B
123
.291
5.7%
0.8%
.060
60
MULT
SS
142
.286
8.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.063
61
MULT
C
148
.284
3.4%
33.3%
0.00
0.0%
.021
62
MULT
1B
109
.281
1.8%
1.8%
.112
63
C
119
.279
6.7%
0.0%
.083
64
SS
138
.272
8.7%
0.7%
.065
65
LF
193
.269
6.2%
0.5%
.056
66
NBY
1B
100
.263
5.0%
1.0%
.096
67
3B
124
.262
3.2%
0.0%
.058
68
3B
159
.256
6.9%
0.0%
.007
69
HSS
LF
60
.254
10.0%
0.0%
.000
70
MULT
SS
204
.247
4.4%
0.5%
.063
71
CC
CF
129
.243
9.3%
0.0%
.036
72
CAG
RF
105
.228
3.8%
0.0%
.040
73
HSS
C
48
.228
4.2%
0.0%
.043
74
SS
125
.221
4.8%
0.0%
.043
75
BBB
3B
163
.212
4.9%
0.0%
.034
76
BCA
2B
16
.199
0.0%
0.0%
.063
77
MULT
SS
141
.190
6.4%
0.0%
.016
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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