1938 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Kansas City Monarchs


47 - 29 - 1


45 - 27 - 1 in the Negro American League

1920 / 1939 (Team History)

Managed by:
Andy Cooper (47-29-1)

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
113
1st ERA+
119
1st
OPS
.736
1st ERA
3.10
1st
BA
.272
1st BA
.238
1st
OBP
.333
1st K/BB
3.43
1st
SLG
.403
1st K%
19.9%
1st
BB%
7.8%
2nd BB%
5.8%
1st
K%
HR%
0.9%
6th
ISO
.131
1st WHIP
1.14
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Ruppert Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
• 6 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
32
30
102
90
16
27
2
2
1
11
4
10
2
0
.300
.382
.400
.782
128
1B
26
45
172
152
29
38
9
3
3
23
11
17
0
3
.250
.325
.408
.733
113
2B
37
39
162
147
27
40
8
1
1
21
4
13
0
2
.272
.331
.361
.692
101
3B
24
35
131
111
12
23
2
5
0
14
4
15
1
4
.207
.307
.315
.622
81
SS
26
40
144
127
24
29
2
4
0
11
4
12
0
5
.228
.295
.307
.602
75
LF
27
46
205
185
51
62
10
6
3
27
25
17
0
3
.335
.391
.503
.894
159
CF
23
47
191
180
34
62
16
4
7
48
20
11
0
0
.344
.382
.594
.977
182
RF
28
31
109
99
15
27
7
3
1
17
3
8
0
2
.273
.327
.434
.761
120
2B
27
19
82
70
14
24
3
0
0
9
6
10
2
0
.343
.439
.386
.825
141
C
37
20
72
61
10
12
2
0
0
3
1
7
1
3
.197
.290
.230
.519
52
CF
37
15
66
60
10
16
3
3
0
17
2
4
0
2
.267
.313
.417
.729
111
LF
44
13
32
28
5
6
1
0
0
3
1
3
0
1
.214
.290
.250
.540
58
3B
29
7
29
28
1
5
0
1
0
4
3
1
0
0
.179
.207
.250
.457
33
SS
21
3
15
13
6
5
1
2
1
6
0
2
0
0
.385
.467
1.000
1.467
320
CF
29
3
14
12
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
.250
.250
.250
.500
46
LF
3
11
9
2
1
0
0
0
1
2
1
1
0
.111
.273
.111
.384
14
C
30
3
9
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.000
.222
.000
.222
-32
C
28
2
7
7
3
2
0
0
0
2
3
0
0
0
.286
.286
.286
.571
67
C
23
4
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
46
LF
34
1
3
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
31
26
71
68
9
25
6
0
3
13
1
2
0
1
.368
.386
.588
.974
181
SP
26
11
25
24
7
7
4
0
0
8
0
0
0
1
.292
.292
.458
.750
116
SP
24
13
23
21
1
5
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.238
.273
.238
.511
49
SP
20
13
21
21
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.048
.048
.048
.095
-72
RP
29
15
20
18
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
2
.167
.167
.222
.389
13
SP
23
6
10
10
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
17
SP
41
3
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-3
SP
2
5
5
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
21
3
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.000
.500
.000
.500
53
SP
21
5
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
32
505
1747
1570
282
427
77
34
20
239
94
137
7
33
.272
.333
.403
.736
113
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
27
LF
205
.405
.320
8.3%
7.6%
1.5%
0.7%
.168
.096
23
CF
191
.439
.320
5.8%
7.6%
3.7%
0.7%
.250
.096
26
1B
172
.336
.320
9.9%
7.6%
1.7%
0.7%
.158
.096
37
2B
162
.325
.320
8.0%
7.6%
0.6%
0.7%
.088
.096
26
SS
144
.279
.320
8.3%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.079
.096
24
3B
131
.292
.320
11.5%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.108
.096
28
RF
109
.344
.320
7.3%
7.6%
0.9%
0.7%
.162
.096
32
C
102
.373
.320
9.8%
7.6%
1.0%
0.7%
.100
.096
27
2B
82
.403
.320
12.2%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.043
.096
37
C
72
.253
.320
9.7%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.033
.096
31
SP
71
.434
.320
2.8%
7.6%
4.2%
0.7%
.221
.096
37
CF
66
.325
.320
6.1%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.150
.096
44
LF
32
.260
.320
9.4%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.036
.096
29
3B
29
.214
.320
3.4%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.071
.096
26
SP
25
.326
.320
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.167
.096
24
SP
23
.239
.320
4.3%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
20
SP
21
.045
.320
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
29
RP
20
.161
.320
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.056
.096
21
SS
15
.611
.320
13.3%
7.6%
6.7%
0.7%
.615
.096
29
CF
14
.203
.320
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
LF
11
.227
.320
9.1%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
23
SP
10
.190
.320
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
30
C
9
.168
.320
22.2%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
28
C
7
.271
.320
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
41
SP
6
.158
.320
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
SP
5
.000
.320
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
23
C
4
.237
.320
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
34
LF
3
.000
.320
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
21
SP
3
.000
.320
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
21
RP
3
.252
.320
33.3%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
RP
.000
.320
7.6%
0.7%
.096
RP
.000
.320
7.6%
0.7%
.096
32
1747
.338
.320
7.8%
7.6%
1.1%
0.7%
.131
.096
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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