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
EWA
1
39
.353
7.7%
7.7%
1.00
0.0%
.176
5
EWA
1
38
.348
2.6%
7.9%
0.33
2.6%
.171
6
NN2
35
1227
.336
6.3%
1.1%
.117
7
IND
4
120
.314
6.7%
0.0%
.045
8
NAL
16
529
.306
6.6%
0.4%
.064
9
NAL
19
609
.305
6.2%
0.2%
.059
10
NN2
38
1431
.304
7.4%
0.6%
.081
11
30
1083
.303
5.4%
0.6%
.079
12
NN2
34
1236
.300
7.4%
1.2%
.095
13
NAL
30
1032
.292
5.4%
0.4%
.074
14
NAL
18
634
.285
9.9%
0.3%
.050
15
NN2
21
759
.256
7.0%
0.4%
.052
16
NAL
12
465
.250
5.6%
0.2%
.049
16
5
524
13923
.319
7.6%
7.8%
0.67
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
1B
240
.470
14.6%
0.0%
3.3%
.268
6
BEG
LF
119
.467
6.7%
4.2%
.239
7
C
223
.463
12.6%
0.0%
4.5%
.251
8
MULT
C
140
.455
3.6%
0.0%
2.1%
.193
9
CAG
2B
59
.451
8.5%
0.0%
.170
10
SS
129
.440
6.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.100
11
CF
142
.434
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.175
12
2B
119
.429
6.7%
0.0%
1.7%
.145
13
CF
76
.424
9.2%
66.7%
0.00
1.3%
.103
14
LF
138
.423
12.3%
20.0%
0.00
1.4%
.150
15
LF
118
.423
10.2%
0.0%
1.7%
.152
16
BBB
RF
117
.419
10.3%
1.7%
.186
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
2B
54
.401
5.6%
3.7%
.137
21
2B
229
.400
5.7%
100.0%
0.00
1.3%
.160
22
PS
RF
219
.394
8.7%
0.0%
.107
23
2B
134
.392
4.5%
0.0%
0.7%
.117
24
PS
1B
230
.392
9.6%
0.4%
.107
25
MRS
3B
49
.386
10.2%
2.0%
.093
26
BBB
2B
85
.385
7.1%
0.0%
.105
27
JRC
3B
17
.380
5.9%
0.0%
.125
28
LF
61
.379
11.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.038
29
LF
280
.373
12.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.079
30
HG
RF
217
.371
2.8%
1.8%
.155
31
MULT
3B
65
.369
12.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.125
32
JRC
SS
18
.368
16.7%
0.0%
.000
33
PS
CF
246
.354
6.5%
0.8%
.093
34
CAG
LF
56
.353
3.6%
0.0%
.130
35
BBB
3B
116
.350
4.3%
0.9%
.091
36
HG
CF
272
.348
7.4%
0.7%
.081
37
PS
C
205
.348
8.3%
0.5%
.082
38
3B
172
.346
7.6%
0.0%
.071
39
SS
275
.342
12.0%
0.0%
0.4%
.090
40
BCA
SS
14
.340
14.3%
0.0%
.000
41
CIC
1B
68
.330
11.8%
1.5%
.086
42
NE
1B
137
.330
8.8%
0.7%
.105
43
BEG
1B
122
.315
6.6%
1.6%
.114
44
CF
51
.315
5.9%
0.0%
0.0%
.021
45
SS
129
.312
6.2%
0.0%
.092
46
KCM
3B
122
.312
6.6%
1.6%
.090
47
JRC
2B
18
.312
16.7%
0.0%
.000
48
NYC
3B
167
.309
8.4%
0.0%
.040
49
NYC
CF
132
.296
6.1%
0.8%
.083
50
NBY
1B
68
.294
8.8%
1.5%
.103
51
BBB
CF
116
.292
9.5%
0.9%
.058
52
MRS
LF
38
.291
5.3%
0.0%
.000
53
RF
80
.291
6.3%
0.0%
.054
54
KCM
LF
106
.290
1.9%
0.0%
.079
55
BEG
2B
134
.282
4.5%
0.0%
.065
56
NYC
LF
153
.278
5.2%
0.7%
.097
57
1B
73
.267
13.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.033
58
RF
66
.264
4.5%
0.0%
.033
59
MRS
2B
50
.264
0.0%
0.0%
.087
60
BBB
LF
84
.263
4.8%
0.0%
.051
61
KCM
1B
96
.261
5.2%
0.0%
.034
62
NE
3B
147
.259
12.9%
0.0%
.023
63
1B
123
.256
4.9%
1.6%
.095
64
NBY
CF
85
.256
9.4%
0.0%
.054
65
MULT
SS
127
.251
8.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.044
66
CIC
2B
56
.251
5.4%
0.0%
.063
67
MULT
CF
68
.239
5.9%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
68
NE
C
114
.239
4.4%
0.9%
.065
69
CIC
RF
75
.235
14.7%
0.0%
.000
70
BCA
C
13
.233
0.0%
0.0%
.000
71
BBB
1B
55
.223
5.5%
0.0%
.020
72
C
97
.221
2.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.054
73
MRS
1B
47
.221
10.6%
0.0%
.000
74
JRC
LF
17
.220
11.8%
0.0%
.000
75
CAG
1B
50
.218
4.0%
0.0%
.042
76
CBE
SS
63
.185
4.8%
0.0%
.035
77
MRS
RF
51
.162
5.9%
0.0%
.063
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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