1944 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Season


1943 / 1945

Top Hitter


Buck
Leonard

Top Pitcher


Satchel
Paige

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Team RBI
1
PS
51
2
HG
50
3
HG
47
4
HG
45
5
PS
37
6
PS
37
7
HG
35
8
HG
33
9
PS
33
10
PS
32

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
KCM
0.72
2
KCM
0.79
3
BBB
1.33
4
CBE
1.41
5
BEG
1.62
6
CBE
2.06
7
MULT
2.25
8
KCM
2.25
9
PS
2.40
10
HG
2.53


Standings
Glossary

Negro American League

vs NAL vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
33
18
0
.647
-
41
30
0
.577
5.1
3.8
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
2
46
34
0
.575
1.5
48
36
1
.571
4.1
4.1
Crosley Field (Cincinnati, OH), Victory Field (Indianapolis, IN)
3
32
24
0
.571
3.5
35
33
0
.515
4.5
4.4
League Park (Cleveland, OH), Cleveland Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
4
30
38
0
.441
11.5
35
51
0
.407
3.9
4.6
Ruppert Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
5
37
47
0
.440
12.5
37
50
0
.425
4.0
4.1
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
6
24
41
0
.369
16.0
24
42
0
.364
3.9
5.7
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
* = League Champion      

Negro National League II

vs NN2 vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
47
24
3
.662
-
63
29
3
.685
7.4
5.2
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
2
28
21
2
.571
8.0
41
25
2
.621
5.3
4.1
Polo Grounds (New York, NY), Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY) (Brooklyn, NY)
3
31
26
1
.544
9.0
38
28
1
.576
6.1
4.7
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
4
34
36
0
.486
12.5
41
39
0
.513
5.1
4.6
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
5
27
35
0
.435
15.5
32
35
0
.478
5.0
5.8
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
6
8
33
0
.195
24.0
10
38
0
.208
3.3
7.1
Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY), Polo Grounds (New York, NY)
* = League Champion      

Negro League World Series

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
4
1
0
.800
-
5.4
2.4
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
2
1
4
0
.200
3.0
2.4
5.4
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Independent Clubs

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
3
8
1
.273
0.5
3.5
7.9
Ponce de Leon Park (Atlanta, GA)
2
0
4
0
.000
-
2.5
9.5
Red Cap Stadium (Jacksonville, FL)



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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

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James