1941 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1941 Birmingham Black Barons


28 - 20


24 - 15 in the Negro American League

1923 / 1942 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (28-20)

Top Hitter


Lyman
Bostock

Top Pitcher


Dan
Bankhead

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
102
3rd ERA+
80
4th
OPS
.652
3rd ERA
4.38
3rd
BA
.272
2nd BA
OBP
.312
3rd K/BB
1.89
4th
SLG
.340
3rd K%
13.9%
4th
BB%
5.2%
6th BB%
7.3%
4th
K%
HR%
ISO
.067
4th WHIP
1.30
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
21
SP
22
44.0
6'1"
184
R
R
5/3/1920 (Empire, AL)
5/2/1976 (Houston, TX)
C
5
23
1B
64
6'0"
187
L
R
3/11/1918 (Birmingham, AL)
1/23/2005 (Birmingham, AL)
25
LF
70
5'8"
170
L
R
3/27/1916 (Longview, TX)
27
SP
18
43.2
5'10"
168
R
R
5/7/1914 (Shreveport, LA)
3/25/1987 (Shreveport, LA)
30
C
44
5'10"
162
R
R
9/17/1910 (Meridian, MS)
8/28/1979 (Chicago, IL)
26
SP
1
7.1
6'2"
195
R
R
7/11/1914 (Mount Airy, NC)
3/23/1998 (Springfield, MO)
RP
2.0
31
RF
31
5'10"
172
R
R
3/22/1910 (Natchitoches, LA)
8/14/1987 (Cincinnati, OH)
29
3B
67
5'10"
185
R
R
3/25/1912 (Princeton, IN)
10/4/2005 (Chicago, IL)
32
SP
4
15.2
5'10"
180
R
R
10/1/1908 (Shreveport, LA)
3/10/1975 (Los Angeles, CA)
27
SP
8
25.2
6'2"
170
R
L
8/11/1913 (Union, AL)
3/4/1991 (Chicago, IL)
24
LF
21
5'7"
165
10/29/1916 (York, AL)
26
SS
47
5'10"
165
R
R
11/13/1914 (Baton Rouge, LA)
11/17/2002 (Baton Rouge, LA)
RF
19
28
2B
65
6'1"
180
R
R
8/31/1912 (Calhoun, AL)
1/24/2002 (Elizabeth City, NC)
29
1B
31
6'3"
175
B
R
12/31/1911 (Blytheville, AR)
4/8/1955 (Cleveland, OH)
30
LF
2
5'8"
168
R
L
7/30/1910 (Fowl River, AL)
8/26/1975 (Mobile, AL)
23
RP
6
3.2
6'3"
195
B
R
5/3/1918 (Jersey, AR)
1/18/1967 (El Paso, TX)
38
C
5
5'9"
170
R
R
2/10/1903 (Bolton, MS)
3/28/1973 (Chicago, IL)
36
3B
23
2.0
5'11"
190
R
R
9/10/1904 (Austin, TX)
41
LF
4
5'10"
150
L
L
9/9/1899 (Napoleonville, LA)
3/2/1980 (Pineville, LA)
-
1
21
CF
37
5'10"
169
R
R
1/28/1920 (Newberry, SC)
5/2/1997 (Woonsocket, RI)

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James