1937 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Kansas City Monarchs


53 - 22 - 1


52 - 19 - 1 in the Negro American League

1920 / 1938 (Team History)

Managed by:
Andy Cooper (53-22-1)

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
108
2nd ERA+
180
1st
OPS
.759
2nd ERA
2.31
1st
BA
.283
3rd BA
.221
1st
OBP
.352
2nd K/BB
3.07
2nd
SLG
.406
3rd K%
18.1%
1st
BB%
8.7%
1st BB%
5.9%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.5%
3rd
ISO
.123
4th WHIP
1.06
1st

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro American League
• First Half Champions of the Negro American League
• Home Ballpark: Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
• 4 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
36
2B
232
0.2
5'8"
160
R
R
5/19/1901 (Austin, TX)
6/9/1988 (Cincinnati, OH)
25
SP
32
69.1
6'3"
188
R
12/23/1911 (Silver Creek, MS)
5/13/1974 (Vallejo, CA)
19
SP
5
13.1
6'2"
187
R
R
2/3/1918 (Benton, LA)
12/2/2002 (Benton, LA)
24
3B
222
5'7"
185
R
2/21/1913 (Tacoma, WA)
6/2/1992 (Los Angeles, CA)
22
LF
235
5'11"
200
R
R
6/26/1915 (Shreveport, LA)
8/4/1996 (Houston, TX)
40
SP
17
49.2
5'10"
200
R
L
4/24/1897 (Washington County, TX)
6/3/1941 (Waco, TX)
32
CF
5
6'2"
180
L
R
5/19/1905 (Mexia, TX)
3/30/1974 (Memphis, TN)
36
C
171
6'0"
175
R
R
2/14/1901 (Kansas City, MO)
12/4/1973 (Kansas City, MO)
32
CF
136
5'8"
165
R
R
2/25/1905 (Dalton, GA)
11/27/1975 (Kansas City, KS)
31
C
65
5'11"
170
R
R
1/9/1906 (Terrell, TX)
12/28/1986 (San Diego, CA)
RP
1.0
25
SS
141
5'7"
150
R
R
9/16/1911 (Little Rock, AR)
9/24/2005 (Denver, CO)
23
SP
22
55.0
6'1"
180
R
R
7/24/1913 (Natchitoches, LA)
9/3/1967 (Alameda, CA)
28
RP
18
47.2
5'10"
180
R
R
10/1/1908 (Shreveport, LA)
3/10/1975 (Los Angeles, CA)
26
RF
61
5'11"
175
12/3/1910 (Leggett, TX)
6/23/1993 (Houston, TX)
27
1B
205
5'10"
180
L
L
11/26/1909 (Shreveport, LA)
2/19/1966 (Kansas City, MO)
27
SP
28
67.1
6'0"
180
R
R
4/3/1910 (Houston, TX)
2/9/1981 (Brooklyn, NY)
25
RF
229
5'9"
155
L
R
6/2/1912 (Winona, MS)
6/25/1943 (Crown Point, IN)
27
RP
1
3.0
5'11"
185
R
R
6/19/1910 (Cincinnati, OH)
7/16/1944 (Jackson, TN)
43
LF
36
5.1
5'7"
160
R
R
7/28/1893 (Oklahoma City, OK)
3/4/1967 (Kansas City, MO)
28
CF
118
5'9"
160
L
R
12/23/1908 (Shreveport, LA)
5/10/2002 (Perris, CA)
30
SP
62
128.1
6'2"
180
R
R
2/27/1907 (Giddings, TX)
11/18/1983 (Kansas City, MO)
20
1B
8
6'3"
198
B
R
1/2/1917 (South Bend, IN)
3/3/1978 (Chicago, IL)
20
SP
16
35.0
5'11"
165
L
12/16/1916 (Limestone County, TX)
4/19/1965 (Dallas, TX)
CF
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