1944 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Season


Negro National League II


1943 / 1945

Top Hitter


Buck
Leonard

Top Pitcher


Bill
Ricks

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
NE
.426
2
BEG/PS
.388
3
BEG
.385
4
BEG
.376
5
NYC
.357
6
PS
.345
7
PS
.344
8
NE
.343
9
NE
.341
10
PS
.337

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
BEG
267
2
PS
153
3
HG
148
4
NYC
133
5
NYC
132
6
NYC
132
7
BEG
130
8
PS
128
9
BEG/PS
127
10
HG
124


Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NN2
57
2162
1908
349
558
81
36
25
336
27
210
44
.292
.363
.412
.775
108
2
NN2
55
2209
1959
341
593
87
36
14
326
19
201
49
.303
.368
.405
.773
99
3
NN2
35
1227
1124
165
322
62
14
14
152
12
77
26
.286
.332
.404
.736
93
4
NN2
38
1431
1301
195
334
52
15
8
177
19
106
24
.257
.313
.338
.651
77
5
NN2
34
1236
1124
146
276
40
11
15
140
10
92
20
.246
.303
.341
.643
72
6
NN2
21
759
686
60
149
21
3
3
50
13
53
20
.217
.273
.270
.543
47
6
1
247
9024
8102
1256
2232
343
115
79
1181
100
739
183
.275
.336
.375
.712
89



Players
# Team Pos
1
NE
LF
27
109
101
21
43
9
3
3
21
2
7
1
.426
.463
.663
1.126
201
2
BEG
LF
28
119
109
23
42
5
3
5
21
0
8
2
.385
.427
.624
1.051
175
3
HG
1B
49
214
179
47
60
14
6
7
43
1
29
6
.335
.428
.598
1.026
174
4
HG
C
49
197
177
39
59
6
6
9
48
3
20
0
.333
.401
.588
.989
164
5
C
32
139
134
28
52
13
2
3
30
4
5
0
.388
.410
.582
.992
160
6
BEG
CF
31
141
125
27
47
8
4
2
16
5
12
4
.376
.431
.552
.983
158
7
NYC
LF
33
133
115
20
41
10
1
2
26
2
17
1
.357
.439
.513
.952
158
8
NE
LF
31
114
102
17
35
4
3
2
22
0
11
1
.343
.407
.500
.907
143
9
PS
2B
53
228
212
35
73
17
4
3
51
2
13
3
.344
.382
.505
.887
128
10
PS
LF
44
175
142
31
43
5
4
2
22
3
32
1
.303
.431
.437
.868
124
11
PS
SS
47
223
190
44
64
8
5
0
23
3
32
1
.337
.432
.432
.864
123
12
HG
RF
51
195
186
32
61
10
5
3
42
2
6
3
.328
.349
.484
.833
123
13
HG
LF
52
250
211
43
68
8
3
1
24
4
36
3
.322
.421
.403
.824
122
14
NE
2B
30
129
123
18
42
7
2
1
19
3
6
0
.341
.372
.455
.827
122
15
PS
RF
49
219
197
40
68
9
6
0
33
1
19
3
.345
.403
.452
.855
120
16
PS
1B
51
230
205
35
69
13
3
1
37
3
22
3
.337
.401
.444
.845
118
17
HG
CF
53
249
229
43
71
9
2
2
34
3
17
3
.310
.358
.393
.751
102
18
PS
CF
53
246
225
38
71
9
3
2
37
3
16
5
.316
.361
.409
.770
98
19
HG
SS
55
248
212
45
56
8
5
1
33
9
31
5
.264
.358
.363
.721
94
20
PS
C
51
205
183
29
56
8
2
1
32
1
17
5
.306
.365
.388
.753
94
21
NE
1B
32
137
124
18
33
8
1
1
17
1
12
1
.266
.331
.371
.702
89
22
NYC
SS
34
129
120
15
32
3
4
0
18
4
8
1
.267
.313
.358
.671
82
23
NBY
1B
17
68
58
3
14
1
1
1
3
1
6
4
.241
.313
.345
.657
77
24
BEG
1B
30
122
114
14
29
7
0
2
17
0
8
0
.254
.303
.368
.672
77
25
NYC
3B
37
167
151
31
41
2
2
0
14
6
14
2
.272
.333
.311
.645
76
26
NYC
CF
36
132
121
18
31
5
1
1
18
1
8
3
.256
.302
.339
.641
74
27
NBY
RF
20
77
71
12
19
4
0
0
6
3
5
1
.268
.316
.324
.640
73
28
BEG
2B
31
134
124
18
32
8
0
0
14
0
6
4
.258
.292
.323
.615
62
29
NYC
LF
38
153
144
16
33
7
2
1
20
0
8
1
.229
.270
.326
.596
61
30
NBY
CF
21
85
74
7
15
4
0
0
5
1
8
3
.203
.280
.257
.537
46
31
SS
29
125
112
12
23
3
1
0
9
1
11
2
.205
.276
.250
.526
40
32
NE
C
28
114
107
11
22
2
1
1
7
1
5
2
.206
.241
.271
.512
38
33
NE
3B
33
147
128
18
24
3
0
0
8
2
19
0
.188
.293
.211
.503
37
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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