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
HG/SAS
112
2
HG/SAS
67
3
HG/SAS
61
4
HG
59
5
HG/SAS
45
6
NOS/PS
43
7
HG/SAS
42
8
MULT
40
9
HG
34
10
KCM/SAS
30

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
HSS
228
2
BBB
219
3
HG
192
4
MULT
173
5
CBE
171
6
CC
162
7
NYC/NOS
162
8
KCM
149
9
HG/SAS
145
10
KCM/SAS
144


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
37
1434
.342
7.7%
0.4%
.082
5
NN2
35
1344
.331
9.4%
1.0%
.108
6
NAL
27
970
.315
8.2%
0.3%
.062
7
33
1311
.314
4.6%
0.9%
.088
8
NAL
51
1811
.314
7.1%
0.6%
.081
9
NN2
50
1836
.310
8.2%
0.5%
.082
10
NN2
31
1164
.295
7.7%
0.3%
.072
11
MULT
47
1841
.295
8.0%
0.3%
.056
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
17
5
849
20215
.326
8.2%
0.6%
.086



Players
# Team Pos
1
C
338
.594
17.5%
5.9%
.363
2
NYC
CF
136
.525
11.0%
0.0%
.116
3
CF
210
.450
8.1%
3.3%
.203
4
1B
347
.435
15.9%
1.2%
.173
5
NE
2B
127
.435
15.7%
3.1%
.252
6
MULT
RF
212
.413
17.9%
0.9%
.134
7
HG
LF
336
.410
11.6%
0.0%
.082
8
2B
306
.408
6.5%
0.7%
.138
9
RF
157
.407
10.2%
0.0%
.050
10
RF
156
.401
18.6%
0.0%
.079
11
CF
155
.400
9.0%
2.6%
.184
12
3B
87
.397
10.3%
1.1%
.096
13
1B
218
.394
11.9%
0.9%
.136
14
CF
370
.393
7.6%
0.5%
.094
15
CAG
3B
129
.392
2.3%
0.8%
.095
16
CF
133
.381
4.5%
1.5%
.176
17
CBE
CF
148
.375
3.4%
0.7%
.162
18
MULT
1B
168
.374
10.7%
2.4%
.201
19
MULT
CF
222
.373
5.4%
0.0%
.087
20
MULT
1B
139
.372
7.2%
0.7%
.112
21
MRS
CF
92
.370
9.8%
2.2%
.160
22
HG
3B
280
.369
12.1%
0.0%
.099
23
MULT
CF
171
.368
5.3%
0.6%
.093
24
LF
128
.367
10.2%
3.1%
.175
25
LF
162
.366
11.1%
0.0%
.093
26
MULT
3B
216
.364
7.9%
0.0%
.142
27
BBB
SS
196
.364
9.2%
1.0%
.132
28
BBB
CF
181
.363
13.3%
0.6%
.058
29
CF
212
.355
10.4%
0.0%
.095
30
MRS
SS
96
.355
5.2%
0.0%
.066
31
MRS
RF
93
.355
5.4%
1.1%
.092
32
BBB
RF
215
.353
10.7%
0.0%
.054
33
CAG
1B
118
.353
4.2%
0.8%
.117
34
BEG
1B
168
.353
8.9%
0.6%
.087
35
2B
203
.350
5.4%
0.5%
.143
36
CAG
LF
115
.349
7.8%
0.9%
.105
37
C
189
.346
10.6%
0.5%
.095
38
NYC
LF
128
.345
11.7%
0.0%
.078
39
CC
3B
130
.345
4.6%
0.0%
.057
40
CF
56
.342
7.1%
3.6%
.192
41
CC
1B
117
.337
5.1%
1.7%
.153
42
HSS
LF
44
.334
2.3%
0.0%
.093
43
BBB
2B
209
.334
5.7%
0.0%
.052
44
MULT
SS
98
.330
7.1%
0.0%
.067
45
CC
2B
140
.330
6.4%
0.7%
.148
46
2B
125
.329
6.4%
0.0%
.104
47
SS
326
.323
10.1%
0.3%
.046
48
MRS
2B
109
.314
5.5%
0.0%
.050
49
1B
161
.311
9.3%
0.0%
.063
50
BEG
2B
205
.309
9.3%
0.0%
.055
51
CAG
2B
134
.308
6.7%
1.5%
.128
52
CBE
1B
131
.305
2.3%
0.0%
.078
53
MULT
2B
136
.303
6.6%
0.0%
.056
54
3B
217
.298
6.0%
0.0%
.065
55
KCM
SS
163
.297
9.8%
0.0%
.055
56
NBY
SS
119
.296
13.4%
0.0%
.049
57
NYC
2B
123
.291
5.7%
0.8%
.060
58
C
142
.289
3.5%
0.0%
.022
59
MULT
1B
109
.280
1.8%
1.8%
.112
60
C
119
.279
6.7%
0.0%
.083
61
SS
133
.274
8.3%
0.0%
.067
62
SS
138
.272
8.7%
0.7%
.065
63
BBB
LF
193
.269
6.2%
0.5%
.056
64
NBY
1B
100
.263
5.0%
1.0%
.096
65
3B
119
.260
1.7%
0.0%
.060
66
3B
159
.256
6.9%
0.0%
.007
67
HSS
LF
60
.254
10.0%
0.0%
.000
68
MULT
SS
204
.247
4.4%
0.5%
.063
69
CC
CF
129
.243
9.3%
0.0%
.036
70
CAG
RF
102
.234
3.9%
0.0%
.041
71
HSS
C
48
.228
4.2%
0.0%
.043
72
SS
125
.221
4.8%
0.0%
.043
73
BBB
3B
163
.212
4.9%
0.0%
.034
74
BCA
2B
16
.199
0.0%
0.0%
.063
75
MULT
SS
141
.190
6.4%
0.0%
.016
* = 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.


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