1944 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Season


Independent Clubs


1943 / 1945

Top Hitter


Skin Down
Robinson

Top Pitcher


Melvin
Coleman

Leaders



Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
IND
4
150
133
10
41
2
1
0
8
1
16
1
.308
.383
.338
.721
134
2
IND
4
120
112
14
29
5
0
0
15
2
8
0
.259
.308
.304
.612
87
2
1
8
270
245
24
70
7
1
0
23
3
24
1
.286
.349
.322
.672
113



Players
# Team Pos
1
JRC
1B
3
14
12
2
7
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
.583
.643
.667
1.310
328
2
JRC
CF
4
17
16
3
7
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
.438
.471
.500
.971
218
3
JRC
CF
4
17
15
0
6
0
0
0
2
1
2
0
.400
.471
.400
.871
183
4
JRC
3B
4
17
16
1
5
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
.313
.353
.438
.790
160
5
JRC
SS
4
18
15
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
.267
.389
.267
.656
111
6
BCA
SS
3
14
12
1
3
0
0
0
2
1
2
0
.250
.357
.250
.607
84
7
JRC
2B
4
18
15
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
.200
.333
.200
.533
71
8
BCA
C
3
13
13
1
3
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
.231
.231
.231
.462
41
9
JRC
LF
4
17
15
0
2
0
0
0
2
0
2
0
.133
.235
.133
.369
18
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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