1944 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Season


1943 / 1945

Top Hitter


Buck
Leonard

Top Pitcher


Satchel
Paige

Leaders



Advanced Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
IND
4
150
.376
10.7%
0.0%
.030
2
62
2362
.356
9.8%
1.2%
.117
3
NN2
55
2209
.356
9.1%
0.6%
.103
4
NN2
35
1227
.336
6.3%
1.1%
.117
5
IND
4
120
.314
6.7%
0.0%
.045
6
NAL
16
529
.306
6.6%
0.4%
.064
7
NAL
19
609
.305
6.2%
0.2%
.059
8
NN2
38
1431
.304
7.4%
0.6%
.081
9
30
1083
.303
5.4%
0.6%
.079
10
NN2
34
1236
.300
7.4%
1.2%
.095
11
NAL
30
1032
.292
5.4%
0.4%
.074
12
NAL
18
634
.285
9.9%
0.3%
.050
13
NN2
21
759
.256
7.0%
0.4%
.052
14
NAL
12
465
.250
5.6%
0.2%
.049
14
4
487
13846
.319
7.7%
0.7%
.088



Players
# Team Pos
1
JRC
1B
14
.649
14.3%
0.0%
.083
2
NE
LF
109
.504
6.4%
2.8%
.238
3
CBE
3B
65
.491
3.1%
0.0%
.206
4
JRC
CF
17
.484
5.9%
0.0%
.063
5
HG
1B
236
.469
14.4%
3.4%
.262
6
BEG
LF
119
.467
6.7%
4.2%
.239
7
HG
C
219
.459
12.3%
4.6%
.250
8
C
139
.452
3.6%
2.2%
.194
9
CAG
2B
59
.451
8.5%
0.0%
.170
10
BBB
SS
124
.443
6.5%
0.0%
.104
11
CBE
CF
73
.441
9.6%
1.4%
.108
12
NYC
LF
133
.439
12.8%
1.5%
.157
13
BEG
CF
141
.438
8.5%
1.4%
.176
14
KCM
2B
115
.422
6.1%
1.7%
.150
15
BBB
RF
117
.419
10.3%
1.7%
.186
16
NE
LF
114
.415
9.6%
1.8%
.157
17
PS
LF
175
.410
18.3%
1.1%
.134
18
PS
SS
223
.409
14.3%
0.0%
.095
19
CIC
LF
66
.404
9.1%
0.0%
.083
20
PS
2B
228
.402
5.7%
1.3%
.160
21
2B
54
.401
5.6%
3.7%
.137
22
PS
RF
219
.394
8.7%
0.0%
.107
23
PS
1B
230
.392
9.6%
0.4%
.107
24
MRS
3B
49
.386
10.2%
2.0%
.093
25
BBB
2B
85
.385
7.1%
0.0%
.105
26
NE
2B
129
.384
4.7%
0.8%
.114
27
JRC
3B
17
.380
5.9%
0.0%
.125
28
HG
LF
275
.380
13.1%
0.4%
.081
29
HG
RF
217
.371
2.8%
1.8%
.155
30
3B
61
.369
13.1%
1.6%
.094
31
JRC
SS
18
.368
16.7%
0.0%
.000
32
PS
CF
246
.354
6.5%
0.8%
.093
33
CAG
LF
56
.353
3.6%
0.0%
.130
34
BBB
3B
116
.350
4.3%
0.9%
.091
35
HG
CF
272
.348
7.4%
0.7%
.081
36
PS
C
205
.348
8.3%
0.5%
.082
37
3B
172
.346
7.6%
0.0%
.071
38
HG
SS
271
.344
12.2%
0.4%
.091
39
BCA
SS
14
.340
14.3%
0.0%
.000
40
CIC
1B
68
.330
11.8%
1.5%
.086
41
NE
1B
137
.330
8.8%
0.7%
.105
42
MRS
CF
49
.328
6.1%
0.0%
.022
43
BEG
1B
122
.315
6.6%
1.6%
.114
44
NYC
SS
129
.312
6.2%
0.0%
.092
45
KCM
3B
122
.312
6.6%
1.6%
.090
46
JRC
2B
18
.312
16.7%
0.0%
.000
47
NYC
3B
167
.309
8.4%
0.0%
.040
48
NYC
CF
132
.296
6.1%
0.8%
.083
49
NBY
1B
68
.294
8.8%
1.5%
.103
50
BBB
CF
116
.292
9.5%
0.9%
.058
51
MRS
LF
38
.291
5.3%
0.0%
.000
52
RF
80
.291
6.3%
0.0%
.054
53
KCM
LF
106
.290
1.9%
0.0%
.079
54
BEG
2B
134
.282
4.5%
0.0%
.065
55
NYC
LF
153
.278
5.2%
0.7%
.097
56
CBE
1B
69
.265
14.5%
0.0%
.018
57
RF
66
.264
4.5%
0.0%
.033
58
MRS
2B
50
.264
0.0%
0.0%
.087
59
BBB
LF
84
.263
4.8%
0.0%
.051
60
KCM
1B
96
.261
5.2%
0.0%
.034
61
NE
3B
147
.259
12.9%
0.0%
.023
62
1B
123
.256
4.9%
1.6%
.095
63
NBY
CF
85
.256
9.4%
0.0%
.054
64
SS
125
.255
8.8%
0.0%
.045
65
CIC
2B
56
.251
5.4%
0.0%
.063
66
CF
64
.240
6.3%
0.0%
.000
67
NE
C
114
.239
4.4%
0.9%
.065
68
CIC
RF
75
.235
14.7%
0.0%
.000
69
BCA
C
13
.233
0.0%
0.0%
.000
70
BBB
1B
55
.223
5.5%
0.0%
.020
71
MRS
1B
47
.221
10.6%
0.0%
.000
72
JRC
LF
17
.220
11.8%
0.0%
.000
73
CAG
1B
50
.218
4.0%
0.0%
.042
74
BBB
C
93
.202
2.2%
0.0%
.023
75
CBE
SS
63
.185
4.8%
0.0%
.035
76
MRS
RF
51
.162
5.9%
0.0%
.063
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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