1927 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1927 Birmingham Black Barons


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(2nd place in the NNL I Championship Series )

1923 / 1928 (Team History)

Managed by:
Ruben Jones (1-4)

Top Hitter


Ruben
Jones

Top Pitcher


Harry
Salmon

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
85
2nd ERA+
71
2nd
OPS
.628
2nd ERA
6.21
2nd
BA
.252
2nd BA
.282
2nd
OBP
.303
2nd K/BB
5.00
1st
SLG
.325
2nd K%
18.9%
1st
BB%
5.6%
1st BB%
3.8%
1st
K%
HR%
2.7%
2nd
ISO
.074
2nd WHIP
1.31
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
• 1 member of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
29
3
12
10
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.200
.333
.200
.533
63
1B
27
5
22
19
2
4
1
0
0
1
1
2
0
1
.211
.286
.263
.549
63
2B
5
18
18
0
5
1
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
.278
.278
.333
.611
79
3B
23
5
19
17
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.059
.158
.059
.217
-32
SS
26
5
18
17
3
2
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.118
.167
.176
.343
1
LF
23
5
21
21
2
5
1
1
0
4
2
0
0
0
.238
.238
.381
.619
78
CF
5
20
17
2
8
1
0
0
2
1
1
1
1
.471
.526
.529
1.056
212
RF
25
3
7
6
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.167
.167
.333
.500
42
LF
33
4
13
13
3
5
0
0
1
2
1
0
0
0
.385
.385
.615
1.000
187
C
19
3
9
7
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
.286
.444
.286
.730
122
RP
29
3
5
5
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.400
.400
.800
137
SP
26
3
5
5
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.400
.400
.800
137
SP
20
2
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
97
RP
32
2
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
PH
32
3
3
2
2
1
1
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.500
.667
1.000
1.667
381
15
56
178
163
17
41
7
1
1
15
6
10
2
3
.252
.303
.325
.628
85
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
32
PH
3
.658
.293
33.3%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.500
.128
33
LF
13
.431
.293
0.0%
4.9%
7.7%
1.8%
.231
.128
25
RF
7
.180
.293
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.167
.128
23
LF
21
.264
.293
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.143
.128
26
SS
18
.159
.293
5.6%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.059
.128
CF
20
.450
.293
5.0%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.059
.128
2B
18
.270
.293
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.056
.128
27
1B
22
.244
.293
9.1%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.053
.128
20
SP
3
.299
.293
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
19
C
9
.361
.293
11.1%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
29
RP
5
.359
.293
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
23
3B
19
.122
.293
10.5%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
32
RP
3
.000
.293
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
26
SP
5
.359
.293
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
29
C
12
.268
.293
16.7%
4.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
15
178
.280
.293
5.6%
4.9%
0.6%
1.8%
.074
.128
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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