1944 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Season


1943 / 1945

Top Hitter


Buck
Leonard

Top Pitcher


Satchel
Paige

Leaders

Runs Scored

# Player Team R
1
HG
52
2
HG
51
3
HG
47
4
PS
44
5
HG
44
6
HG
42
7
PS
40
8
PS
38
9
HG
35
10
PS
35

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
KCM
461
2
KCM
417
3
BEG
256
4
BBB
250
5
CBE
235
6
PS
173
7
MULT
170
8
HG
163
9
CBE
161
10
HG
158


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
Muehlebach Field (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
49
24
3
.671
-
65
29
3
.691
7.5
5.1
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
2
28
21
2
.571
9.0
41
25
2
.621
5.3
4.1
Polo Grounds (Manhattan, NY), Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY) (Brooklyn, NY)
3
31
26
1
.544
10.0
38
28
1
.576
6.1
4.7
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
4
34
36
0
.486
13.5
41
39
0
.513
5.1
4.6
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
5
27
35
0
.435
16.5
32
35
0
.478
5.0
5.8
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
6
8
35
0
.186
26.0
10
40
0
.200
3.2
7.3
Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY), Polo Grounds (Manhattan, NY)
* = League Champion      

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)


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)



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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