1937 Indianapolis Athletics - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Indianapolis Athletics


17 - 21 - 1


17 - 21 - 1 in the Negro American League

1936 / 1938 (Team History)

Managed by:
Ted Strong (17-21-1)

Top Hitter


Ted
Strong

Top Pitcher


Bill
Howard

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
83
6th ERA+
93
4th
OPS
.695
6th ERA
4.71
4th
BA
.268
6th BA
.287
4th
OBP
.334
5th K/BB
1.60
4th
SLG
.361
6th K%
12.1%
5th
BB%
8.3%
2nd BB%
7.6%
4th
K%
HR%
0.1%
1st
ISO
.093
6th WHIP
1.50
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
Joe Johnson (President) , Hershell Ballard (Vice President) , George Chester Watkins (Secretary-Treasurer) , Earl Smith (Business Manager & Booking Agent) , Lee Johnson (Director of Publicity)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
14
48
42
5
15
5
1
2
13
0
3
1
2
.357
.413
.667
1.080
181
1B
12
45
42
6
11
1
2
0
8
0
3
0
0
.262
.311
.381
.692
82
2B
31
20
94
80
16
17
5
1
0
7
3
10
0
4
.213
.300
.300
.600
59
3B
24
17
70
64
7
11
0
0
0
9
3
5
0
1
.172
.232
.172
.404
8
SS
20
20
93
77
17
24
9
1
0
14
4
15
0
1
.312
.424
.455
.878
132
LF
34
10
41
36
6
8
3
0
0
4
1
3
1
1
.222
.300
.306
.606
60
CF
26
20
83
72
8
17
3
0
0
5
2
8
0
3
.236
.313
.278
.590
57
RF
30
12
58
55
13
18
3
0
0
8
2
3
0
0
.327
.362
.382
.744
96
C
12
36
35
6
12
2
0
0
7
0
1
0
0
.343
.361
.400
.761
101
LF
32
8
35
31
12
12
2
1
2
9
6
4
0
0
.387
.457
.710
1.167
204
1B
29
8
33
31
4
12
2
0
1
5
0
2
0
0
.387
.424
.548
.973
155
3B
39
8
30
25
6
8
3
0
0
4
0
4
1
0
.320
.433
.440
.873
131
1B
7
20
15
2
4
1
0
0
2
1
3
1
1
.267
.421
.333
.754
101
LF
5
19
18
1
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.111
.111
.111
.222
-41
RF
5
18
17
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.059
.111
.059
.170
-54
C
26
3
5
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.400
.250
.650
75
RF
21
1
4
4
2
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.750
.750
1.000
1.750
358
2B
1
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-29
SP
26
8
21
20
4
6
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.300
.333
.300
.633
68
SP
24
7
19
18
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.167
.167
.167
.333
-12
SP
7
18
18
4
9
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.556
1.056
178
SP
27
6
15
14
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.071
.133
.071
.205
-45
SP
6
14
14
1
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.214
.214
.286
.500
31
RP
22
2
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
26
222
828
739
124
198
42
6
5
105
22
69
4
16
.268
.334
.361
.695
83
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
31
2B
94
.277
.346
10.6%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.088
.119
20
SS
93
.407
.346
16.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.143
.119
26
CF
83
.279
.346
9.6%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.042
.119
24
3B
70
.202
.346
7.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.119
30
RF
58
.350
.346
5.2%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.055
.119
C
48
.452
.346
6.3%
8.1%
4.2%
0.9%
.310
.119
1B
45
.318
.346
6.7%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.119
.119
34
LF
41
.284
.346
7.3%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.083
.119
C
36
.355
.346
2.8%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.057
.119
32
LF
35
.509
.346
11.4%
8.1%
5.7%
0.9%
.323
.119
29
1B
33
.441
.346
6.1%
8.1%
3.0%
0.9%
.161
.119
39
3B
30
.414
.346
13.3%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.120
.119
26
SP
21
.305
.346
4.8%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.119
1B
20
.359
.346
15.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.067
.119
24
SP
19
.149
.346
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.119
LF
19
.099
.346
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.119
SP
18
.490
.346
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.056
.119
RF
18
.094
.346
5.6%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.119
27
SP
15
.113
.346
6.7%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.119
SP
14
.227
.346
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.071
.119
26
C
5
.340
.346
20.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.119
21
RF
4
.795
.346
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.250
.119
2B
4
.189
.346
25.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.119
22
RP
3
.000
.346
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.119
RP
2
.000
.346
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.119
RP
.000
.346
8.1%
0.9%
.119
26
828
.321
.346
8.3%
8.1%
0.6%
0.9%
.093
.119
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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