1948 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1948 Season


Negro American League


1947 / 1949

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Jim
LaMarque

Leaders

Slugging %

# Player Team SLG
1
KCM
.669
2
BBB
.613
3
KCM
.558
4
BBB
.556
5
BBB
.529
6
IC
.468
7
KCM
.444
8
IC
.438
9
BBB
.419
10
KCM
.394

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
KCM
2.43
2
BBB
2.55
3
BBB
2.79
4
KCM
2.97
5
CBE
3.47
6
IC
3.47
7
KCM
3.89
8
KCM
3.96
9
IC
4.09
10
BBB
4.31


Standings
Glossary

Negro American League

vs NAL vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
46
21
1
.687
2.5
51
27
1
.654
6.0
4.7
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
2
60
30
2
.667
-
62
32
2
.660
6.6
4.8
Blues Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
3
41
35
2
.539
12.0
42
38
3
.525
5.5
5.1
League Park (Cleveland, OH)
4
32
50
3
.390
24.0
37
67
5
.356
4.5
5.9
Victory Field (Indianapolis, IN)
5
27
47
0
.365
25.0
27
50
1
.351
4.5
5.5
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
6
28
51
2
.354
26.5
29
52
2
.358
4.7
6.7
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
* = League Champion      1 = First Half Champion      2 = Second Half 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