1947 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Season


Negro American League


1946 / 1948

Top Hitter


Hank
Thompson

Top Pitcher


Ford
Smith

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Team RBI
1
KCM
36
2
KCM
20
3
KCM
15
4
KCM
14
5
KCM
14
6
KCM
13
7
CBE
13
8
CIC
12
9
CBE
12
10
KCM
11

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
CBE
0.75
2
MRS
0.82
3
KCM
0.82
4
CBE
1.07
5
CAG
1.16
6
BBB
1.19
7
CAG
1.19
8
KCM
1.22
9
KCM
1.28
10
CIC
1.32


Standings
Glossary

Negro American League

vs NAL vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
42
12
0
.778
-
44
25
1
.638
5.8
4.0
League Park (Cleveland, OH), Municipal Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
2
49
29
0
.628
5.0
52
36
0
.591
6.0
4.9
Blues Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
3
40
27
0
.597
8.5
47
36
0
.566
6.0
5.3
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
4
29
40
1
.420
20.5
32
45
2
.416
5.2
6.8
Martin Park (Memphis, TN), Russwood Park (Memphis, TN)
5
29
51
1
.363
26.0
33
56
1
.371
4.8
5.8
Victory Field (Indianapolis, IN), Crosley Field (Cincinnati, OH)
6
21
51
0
.292
30.0
28
60
0
.318
4.4
6.4
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
* = League Champion      


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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