1944 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Season


1943 / 1945

Top Hitter


Buck
Leonard

Top Pitcher


Satchel
Paige

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
NE
.426
2
CBE
.413
3
MULT
.393
4
BBB/WES
.392
5
BEG
.385
6
CAG
.377
7
BEG/EAS
.373
8
CBE/WES
.368
9
KCM/WES
.364
10
NE/EAS
.352

Strikeouts

# Player Team SO
1
PS
96
2
KCM
85
3
HG
57
4
MULT
48
5
HG
42
6
MULT
41
7
PS
37
8
NYC
37
9
HG
34
10
HG
30


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)


East-West All Star Games

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
1
0
0
1.000
-
7.0
4.0
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
2
0
1
0
.000
1.0
4.0
7.0
No Home Ballpark



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Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


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