1940 Cleveland Bears - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 Cleveland Bears


18 - 15


16 - 13 in the Negro American League

1937 / 1941 (Team History)

Managed by:
Jim Williams (10-5)
Alonzo Mitchell (8-10)

Top Hitter


Duke
Cleveland

Top Pitcher


Andy
Sarvis

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
73
6th ERA+
81
6th
OPS
.552
6th ERA
4.45
5th
BA
.207
6th BA
OBP
.303
4th K/BB
1.52
6th
SLG
.248
7th K%
12.9%
5th
BB%
11.8%
1st BB%
8.4%
5th
K%
HR%
ISO
.041
7th WHIP
1.52
7th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: League Park (Cleveland, OH)


Wins Above Replacement
Glossary
23
RF
89
0.5
0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.1
26
C
76
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
32
SP
24
46.1
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
28
3B
74
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
25
SS
74
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
30
LF
72
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
28
CF
77
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
27
SP
4
8.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
29
1B
21
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
LF
4
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
39
RP
2
2.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
CF
1
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
25
2B
55
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
35
RP
3
2.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
30
-
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
C
30
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
3B
3
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
27
LF
31
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
19
SP
2
5.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
28
SP
5
15.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
SP
3
8.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
32
RP
3
5.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
32
1B
32
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
34
1B
25
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
29
SP
29
71.2
-0.9
-0.2
0.0
-0.7
0.0
25
740
166.0
0.6
1.4
0.0
-0.8
0.0

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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