1946 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1946 Season


1945 / 1947

Top Hitter


Larry
Doby

Top Pitcher


Barney
Brown

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
HG
.393
2
NE
.374
3
NYC
.367
4
BEG
.342
5
PS
.339
6
HG
.337
7
NE
.329
8
BEG/HG
.326
9
PS
.326
10
PS
.325

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
CIC
1.00
2
NE
1.07
3
PS
1.08
4
CAG
1.09
5
BEG
1.14
6
HG
1.17
7
NE
1.18
8
NYC
1.21
9
KCM
1.22
10
NE
1.22


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
64
2503
.355
9.1%
1.6%
.117
2
NN2
59
2197
.344
8.0%
1.5%
.108
3
NAL
9
349
.331
9.2%
0.0%
.058
4
NAL
14
535
.330
7.3%
0.6%
.072
5
NAL
21
875
.327
10.4%
0.3%
.064
6
36
1314
.327
8.1%
1.0%
.096
7
NN2
65
2418
.324
8.9%
0.5%
.090
8
NN2
64
2436
.315
8.6%
0.5%
.050
9
NN2
49
1823
.308
7.4%
0.9%
.084
10
NAL
16
616
.291
5.8%
0.5%
.059
11
NAL
8
306
.274
4.2%
0.3%
.060
12
NN2
42
1507
.271
7.2%
0.3%
.049
12
3
534
16879
.322
8.2%
0.8%
.083



Players
# Team Pos
1
HG
1B
209
.467
18.2%
3.3%
.213
2
CIC
C
99
.465
13.1%
2.0%
.174
3
NE
SS
257
.464
10.9%
3.1%
.189
4
HG
C
188
.461
9.0%
6.9%
.331
5
BBB
RF
36
.458
27.8%
0.0%
.120
6
NE
2B
281
.447
13.2%
2.8%
.222
7
BEG
CF
270
.447
12.2%
2.2%
.179
8
CBE
1B
56
.445
5.4%
0.0%
.058
9
CAG
3B
64
.444
6.3%
3.1%
.167
10
BBB
2B
39
.421
17.9%
0.0%
.188
11
MRS
RF
25
.412
12.0%
4.0%
.143
12
NE
LF
271
.408
10.7%
2.6%
.150
13
MRS
CF
28
.402
0.0%
0.0%
.143
14
KCM
RF
112
.392
11.6%
2.7%
.152
15
MRS
1B
30
.389
13.3%
0.0%
.077
16
KCM
CF
143
.385
4.2%
2.8%
.226
17
NYC
SS
190
.385
5.8%
1.6%
.164
18
NE
1B
262
.381
6.5%
2.3%
.141
19
PS
1B
242
.377
6.2%
2.5%
.122
20
3B
255
.375
9.0%
0.4%
.100
21
KCM
1B
140
.374
11.4%
1.4%
.115
22
PS
SS
274
.373
10.2%
0.0%
.033
23
NE
3B
216
.372
9.3%
0.9%
.130
24
CIC
CF
91
.372
11.0%
0.0%
.063
25
LF
208
.371
9.6%
0.0%
.145
26
BBB
SS
42
.370
11.9%
0.0%
.000
27
CBE
3B
56
.366
12.5%
0.0%
.000
28
CBE
C
45
.366
20.0%
2.2%
.194
29
PS
CF
269
.365
8.2%
0.0%
.058
30
BBB
1B
29
.361
0.0%
0.0%
.074
31
NBY
CF
147
.361
6.8%
1.4%
.142
32
CBE
LF
48
.361
10.4%
0.0%
.047
33
BEG
SS
278
.358
9.0%
0.4%
.103
34
CIC
RF
81
.355
8.6%
0.0%
.110
35
KCM
SS
126
.354
9.5%
0.8%
.093
36
CBE
RF
53
.353
1.9%
0.0%
.020
37
KCM
2B
99
.347
7.1%
1.0%
.124
38
CIC
2B
104
.346
13.5%
0.0%
.057
39
PS
C
202
.343
8.4%
1.0%
.065
40
NYC
1B
198
.343
4.5%
0.5%
.075
41
CAG
RF
57
.334
8.8%
0.0%
.080
42
HG
3B
227
.329
5.7%
0.4%
.090
43
CAG
2B
59
.326
13.6%
0.0%
.020
44
CBE
CF
63
.324
6.3%
1.6%
.121
45
NYC
3B
157
.320
9.6%
2.5%
.149
46
NE
CF
261
.320
10.0%
0.4%
.061
47
HG
SS
210
.317
4.3%
1.4%
.077
48
CAG
CF
52
.314
5.8%
0.0%
.020
49
KCM
3B
150
.308
5.3%
0.0%
.007
50
BEG
1B
243
.306
4.1%
0.8%
.069
51
CBE
2B
51
.305
3.9%
0.0%
.020
52
NE
RF
205
.294
9.3%
0.5%
.038
53
KCM
LF
142
.289
9.9%
0.0%
.024
54
MRS
3B
27
.288
7.4%
0.0%
.040
55
NE/PS
3B
239
.286
8.4%
0.0%
.005
56
BBB
3B
41
.284
2.4%
0.0%
.077
57
NYC
LF
172
.282
6.4%
0.0%
.044
58
NE
C
164
.279
6.1%
0.6%
.047
59
HG
CF
253
.272
5.5%
0.0%
.017
60
NYC
RF
212
.266
6.1%
0.5%
.056
61
LF
62
.260
11.3%
0.0%
.000
62
NBY
SS
141
.259
5.0%
0.0%
.007
63
KCM
C
67
.257
6.0%
1.5%
.113
64
NYC
C
155
.255
3.9%
0.0%
.041
65
CAG
1B
62
.251
4.8%
1.6%
.069
66
SS
68
.250
1.5%
0.0%
.106
67
MRS
SS
29
.249
0.0%
0.0%
.040
68
PS
2B
216
.244
5.1%
0.0%
.025
69
BBB
C
33
.242
3.0%
0.0%
.031
70
MRS
LF
26
.232
3.8%
0.0%
.040
71
MRS
2B
30
.156
3.3%
0.0%
.000
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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