1947 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Season


Negro American League


1946 / 1948

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Ford
Smith

Leaders

OPS+

# Player Team OPS+
1
CBE
190
2
KCM
182
3
CBE
178
4
CBE
151
5
KCM
147
6
CAG
139
7
KCM
133
8
KCM
130
9
KCM
128
10
MRS
127

K/BB

# Player Team SO/BB
1
MRS
2.63
2
CBE
2.50
3
CBE
2.40
4
KCM
2.35
5
BBB
2.29
6
KCM
2.23
7
CIC
2.20
8
KCM
2.08
9
CIC
1.82
10
CBE
1.75


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
52
32
0
.619
5.0
56
41
0
.577
6.0
5.1
Blues Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
3
40
28
0
.588
9.0
47
37
0
.560
6.0
5.3
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
4
30
40
1
.429
20.0
33
45
2
.423
5.3
6.9
Martin Park (Memphis, TN), Russwood Park (Memphis, TN)
5
31
52
1
.373
25.5
35
57
1
.380
5.0
5.9
Victory Field (Indianapolis, IN), Crosley Field (Cincinnati, OH)
6
21
52
0
.288
30.5
28
61
0
.315
4.3
6.4
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
* = League Champion      


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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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