1940 Azules de Veracruz - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 Azules de Veracruz


61 - 30


(1st place in the Mexican League )

1939 / 1941 (Team History)

Managed by:
Martín Dihigo (61-30)

Top Hitter


Willie
Wells

Top Pitcher


Ramón
Bragaña

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
121
1st ERA+
114
2nd
OPS
.855
1st ERA
4.14
2nd
BA
.318
1st BA
OBP
.378
3rd K/BB
1.52
1st
SLG
.477
1st K%
13.5%
2nd
BB%
8.3%
6th BB%
8.9%
3rd
K%
9.2%
5th HR%
ISO
.160
1st WHIP
1.54
5th

Notes:


• Champions of the Mexican League
• Home Ballpark: Parque Delta (Mexico City, DF, Mexico)
• 6 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
• 3 members of the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame


Fielding Breakdown by Position
C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
23
SP
5
9
25
LF
16
33
33
37
-
SP
5
-
32
RF
14
32
SP
29
24
-
35
SS
84
23
1B
65
23
RF
78
35
-
35
3B
15
46
17
26
LF
12
12
2
37
SP
21
26
3B
14
13
28
C
22
31
-
24
CF
5
1
24
SP
4
22
SP
3
27
CF
7
31
SP
19
37
28
LF
27
41
14
23
2B
38
19
25
-
28
SP
6
38
-
28
38
92
53
98
97
86
76
92
134

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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