1943 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1943 Birmingham Black Barons


60 - 49 - 2


46 - 35 - 2 in the Negro American League

1923 / 1944 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (60-49-2)

Top Hitter


Piper
Davis

Top Pitcher


Alfred
Saylor

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
91
4th ERA+
101
3rd
OPS
.614
4th ERA
3.64
3rd
BA
.243
4th BA
.241
1st
OBP
.309
3rd K/BB
1.77
3rd
SLG
.305
5th K%
12.9%
2nd
BB%
8.0%
2nd BB%
7.3%
4th
K%
HR%
0.5%
5th
ISO
.062
6th WHIP
1.25
1st

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro American League
• First Half Champions of the Negro American League
• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Wins Above Replacement
Glossary
25
SS
161
2.1
1.5
0.4
0.0
0.2
30
2B
175
1.8
0.9
0.8
0.0
0.2
31
SP
53
59.2
1.6
0.2
0.0
1.4
0.0
21
CF
146
1.5
1.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
30
RF
181
1.4
1.4
0.3
0.0
-0.2
31
LF
160
1.3
0.3
1.2
0.0
-0.1
34
SP
22
49.0
1.1
0.0
0.0
1.1
0.0
29
SP
34
79.1
0.7
-0.2
0.0
0.9
0.0
35
SP
39
44.0
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
32
C
112
0.3
-0.2
0.4
0.0
0.1
29
SP
35
74.1
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
RF
11
0.2
-0.1
0.4
0.0
0.0
27
LF
8
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
40
C
4
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
SS
2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
34
1B
51
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
RP
4
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
34
LF
67
-0.1
-0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
2B
1
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
23
RP
2
3.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
28
C
30
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
SP
9
17.0
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
RP
2
1.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
31
1B
96
-0.6
0.3
-0.8
0.0
-0.1
24
SP
12
27.2
-0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.8
0.0
38
3B
142
-1.1
-0.6
-0.6
0.0
0.1
26
1559
356.1
9.3
4.2
2.4
2.7
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