1944 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Season


1943 / 1945

Top Hitter


Buck
Leonard

Top Pitcher


Satchel
Paige

Leaders

OPS

# Player Team OPS
1
NE
1.126
2
HG
1.058
3
BEG
1.051
4
CBE
1.050
5
HG
1.009
6
BEG/PS
.992
7
BEG
.983
8
CAG
.978
9
NYC
.952
10
CBE
.937

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


Advanced Pitching


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
544.2
1.32
9.9%
6.6%
1.50
0.0%
2
NN2
489.1
1.34
12.0%
6.4%
1.89
3
NN2
336.1
1.36
9.4%
8.3%
1.13
4
NN2
304.0
1.32
10.7%
5.6%
1.90
5
NN2
288.1
1.41
8.6%
8.5%
1.02
6
NAL
255.1
1.09
14.9%
7.6%
1.96
7
255.0
1.33
9.9%
8.2%
1.21
1.5%
8
NN2
173.1
1.89
8.2%
9.4%
0.87
9
NAL
155.1
1.34
8.8%
7.4%
1.18
10
NAL
141.1
1.39
10.1%
5.6%
1.82
11
NAL
133.0
1.32
10.3%
6.6%
1.57
12
NAL
113.2
1.09
12.4%
5.0%
2.48
13
IND
33.0
2.15
3.6%
10.2%
0.35
14
IND
32.2
1.70
4.6%
8.6%
0.54
14
4
3256.1
1.36
10.3%
7.2%
1.44
0.8%



Players
# Team Role
1
PS
SP
157.0
1.29
14.5%
7.7%
1.88
2
HG
SP
145.0
1.10
9.7%
3.6%
2.71
0.0%
3
SP
97.2
1.44
10.7%
6.3%
1.70
4
KCM
SP
87.2
0.81
25.8%
5.5%
4.72
5
NE
SP
85.2
1.32
5.5%
8.8%
0.63
6
HG
SP
80.0
1.60
5.8%
6.4%
0.91
0.0%
7
PS
SP
77.1
1.46
10.9%
5.0%
2.18
8
HG
RP
76.1
1.31
12.8%
6.1%
2.10
0.0%
9
BBB
RP
76.0
1.32
7.4%
3.1%
2.40
0.0%
10
NYC
RP
71.2
1.31
6.6%
7.6%
0.87
11
SP
69.0
1.17
14.5%
4.2%
3.42
12
CAG
SP
65.1
1.24
10.7%
6.6%
1.61
13
HG
RP
61.2
1.38
12.7%
11.6%
1.10
14
PS
SP
61.1
1.35
9.5%
6.5%
1.47
15
HG
SP
57.0
1.28
12.3%
8.2%
1.50
0.0%
16
BEG
SP
55.2
1.10
11.2%
10.3%
1.09
17
HG
SP
55.0
1.29
8.7%
5.2%
1.67
18
SP
54.1
2.04
4.4%
10.0%
0.44
19
CBE
SP
52.2
1.42
9.2%
5.7%
1.62
20
PS
SP
52.1
1.15
9.0%
6.1%
1.46
21
NYC
RP
51.1
1.38
10.4%
10.4%
1.00
22
CBE
SP
48.0
1.25
7.5%
10.5%
0.71
23
NYC
RP
46.1
1.49
7.8%
9.8%
0.80
24
NYC
RP
46.0
1.43
6.5%
7.5%
0.87
25
BBB
SP
45.1
1.30
12.6%
8.9%
1.41
26
CBE
RP
44.2
1.05
9.0%
6.2%
1.45
27
BEG
RP
44.1
1.17
13.8%
3.3%
4.17
28
NE
RP
42.1
1.56
10.9%
12.5%
0.88
29
BBB
SP
40.2
0.89
11.0%
7.7%
1.42
0.0%
30
NBY
SP
40.0
1.98
9.2%
6.6%
1.38
31
KCM
RP
39.1
1.45
10.5%
11.6%
0.90
32
BEG
SP
38.0
1.39
9.1%
5.5%
1.67
33
MRS
SP
37.2
1.09
5.3%
4.0%
1.33
34
MRS
RP
37.2
0.98
17.6%
5.4%
3.25
35
NYC
RP
37.1
1.50
22.4%
9.7%
2.31
36
PS
RP
36.0
1.39
9.6%
5.8%
1.67
37
NYC
SP
35.1
1.16
8.8%
6.1%
1.44
38
BEG
SP
33.2
1.19
6.4%
5.7%
1.13
39
SP
31.2
1.52
9.7%
12.5%
0.78
0.0%
40
CIC
SP
31.1
1.12
18.1%
5.5%
3.29
41
SP
31.1
1.60
7.1%
8.5%
0.83
42
PS
RP
30.1
1.58
14.5%
6.5%
2.22
43
PS
RP
30.0
1.17
8.2%
3.3%
2.50
44
NE
RP
29.0
1.24
9.9%
5.8%
1.71
45
CIC
RP
27.2
1.12
5.4%
7.2%
0.75
46
BEG
RP
27.1
1.79
6.9%
6.9%
1.00
47
NE
SP
24.1
1.44
13.2%
7.5%
1.75
48
MULT
SP
24.0
1.38
11.4%
8.6%
1.33
49
HG
RP
24.0
1.04
7.4%
5.3%
1.40
50
KCM
SP
22.2
1.28
11.6%
3.2%
3.67
51
KCM
RP
22.2
0.62
10.0%
3.8%
2.67
52
NYC
RP
22.0
1.41
5.3%
8.4%
0.63
53
BEG
RP
21.1
1.50
11.7%
6.4%
1.83
54
CIC
SP
20.1
1.87
12.4%
2.1%
6.00
55
KCM
RP
20.0
1.20
9.6%
8.4%
1.14
56
CAG
SP
19.2
1.58
12.5%
10.2%
1.22
57
BEG
RP
18.2
1.55
11.9%
1.2%
10.00
58
NBY
RP
17.2
1.75
8.5%
13.4%
0.64
59
KCM
RP
17.1
1.21
12.5%
6.9%
1.80
60
CIC
SP
17.0
1.35
17.8%
0.0%
61
BBB
RP
16.2
1.56
7.9%
5.3%
1.50
6.7%
62
MRS
SP
16.2
1.26
20.0%
4.3%
4.67
63
NBY
RP
16.2
2.34
5.7%
16.1%
0.36
64
BBB
SP
16.1
1.53
13.5%
17.6%
0.77
65
NYC
SP
15.1
1.11
12.9%
4.8%
2.67
66
HG
SP
14.1
1.40
14.5%
8.1%
1.80
67
BBB
RP
13.2
1.10
0.0%
13.7%
0.00
0.0%
68
CAG
RP
13.2
1.46
6.7%
5.0%
1.33
69
SP
13.1
2.63
5.4%
18.9%
0.29
70
MRS
SP
13.0
1.15
7.5%
9.4%
0.80
71
JRC
RP
13.0
1.62
0.0%
3.4%
0.00
72
HG
RP
12.2
2.13
6.3%
9.4%
0.67
73
KCM
SP
12.1
1.05
12.2%
10.2%
1.20
74
CIC
SP
12.1
1.95
3.2%
4.8%
0.67
75
KCM
RP
11.2
1.03
0.0%
2.1%
0.00
76
NYC
RP
11.0
1.27
2.2%
6.5%
0.33
77
RP
10.2
1.82
3.8%
15.4%
0.25
78
NE/PS
RP
10.2
1.59
12.5%
4.2%
3.00
79
NE
RP
10.2
1.22
4.5%
9.1%
0.50
80
BCA
RP
10.0
0.90
0.0%
7.9%
0.00
81
BBB
RP
9.0
1.00
41.7%
8.3%
5.00
82
NBY
SP
9.0
1.56
12.5%
12.5%
1.00
83
CIC
SP
9.0
0.89
2.9%
2.9%
1.00
84
PS
SP
9.0
1.22
18.9%
5.4%
3.50
85
NE
RP
8.2
2.19
8.9%
13.3%
0.67
86
BCA
RP
8.1
2.04
17.1%
14.6%
1.17
87
BCA
SP
8.0
2.25
0.0%
7.3%
0.00
88
KCM
RP
8.0
1.88
2.6%
13.2%
0.20
89
NBY
RP
7.2
1.04
9.7%
6.5%
1.50
90
NBY
SP
7.1
1.23
10.0%
6.7%
1.50
91
HG
SP
7.0
1.00
11.1%
11.1%
1.00
92
CIC
SP
7.0
1.57
3.1%
9.4%
0.33
93
MRS
SP
7.0
1.00
18.5%
3.7%
5.00
94
CAG
RP
7.0
0.86
11.5%
3.8%
3.00
95
JRC
RP
6.2
2.25
8.8%
5.9%
1.50
96
BCA
SP
6.0
1.50
0.0%
0.0%
97
CBE
SP
5.1
2.06
14.8%
3.7%
4.00
98
JRC
RP
5.1
2.81
3.3%
10.0%
0.33
99
PS
RP
5.0
3.20
12.9%
6.5%
2.00
100
CIC
RP
5.0
1.80
8.3%
4.2%
2.00
101
HG
SP
4.1
2.31
4.3%
13.0%
0.33
102
PS
RP
4.1
1.85
19.0%
14.3%
1.33
103
BBB
SP
4.0
1.75
15.8%
10.5%
1.50
104
BEG
RP
3.0
3.00
5.6%
5.6%
1.00
105
CBE
RP
2.2
3.00
0.0%
0.0%
106
CAG
RP
2.2
0.38
0.0%
0.0%
107
HG
RP
1.2
0.60
0.0%
0.0%
108
CIC
RP
1.2
1.80
0.0%
25.0%
0.00
109
MRS
RP
1.0
2.25
0.0%
0.0%
110
HG
RP
1.0
4.00
0.0%
14.3%
0.00
111
BBB
SP
1.0
3.00
0.0%
12.5%
0.00
112
CIC
RP
1.0
1.00
0.0%
0.0%
113
CAG
RP
1.0
1.00
25.0%
25.0%
1.00
114
MRS
RP
0.2
0.00
0.0%
0.0%
115
HG
SP
0.2
9.00
0.0%
12.5%
0.00
116
BBB
RP
0.2
1.50
0.0%
0.0%
117
BBB
RP
0.2
4.50
0.0%
40.0%
0.00
118
BCA
RP
0.0
0.00
0.0%
0.0%
119
BCA
RP
0.0
9.00
0.0%
25.0%
0.00
120
PS
SP
0.0
0.00
0.0%
50.0%
0.00
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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