1940 New York Black Yankees - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 New York Black Yankees


16 - 28


12 - 25 in the Negro National League II

1931 / 1941 (Team History)

Managed by:
Tex Burnett (16-28)

Top Hitter


Henry
Spearman

Top Pitcher


Roy K.
Williams

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
71
6th ERA+
81
6th
OPS
.660
5th ERA
6.52
6th
BA
.255
6th BA
OBP
.314
6th K/BB
0.90
6th
SLG
.346
5th K%
8.6%
6th
BB%
7.7%
6th BB%
9.5%
4th
K%
HR%
ISO
.090
5th WHIP
1.76
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: No Home Ballpark


Wins Above Replacement
Glossary
32
SP
21
43.1
1.0
0.2
0.0
0.8
0.0
30
3B
119
0.9
0.9
0.0
0.0
0.0
24
1B
120
0.8
0.9
0.0
0.0
-0.1
22
CF
94
0.6
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
39
SP
11
25.0
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
30
2B
77
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
34
LF
39
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
26
SP
10
28.0
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
35
LF
34
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
35
SS
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
LF
12
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
SS
7
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2B
3
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
30
C
52
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
RP
1.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
SS
10
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
35
2B
21
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
24
SP
2
11.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
30
RF
40
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
28
LF
84
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
RP
14
28.0
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
34
RF
71
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.1
37
C
58
-0.6
-0.7
0.0
0.0
0.0
35
SS
88
-0.6
-0.8
0.0
0.0
0.1
29
SP
17
37.2
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.7
0.0
35
SP
18
47.0
-1.4
-0.1
0.0
-1.4
0.0
27
1024
221.0
-1.2
-0.3
0.0
-1.0
0.0

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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