1944 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Birmingham Black Barons


58 - 37


47 - 22 in the Negro American League

1923 / 1945 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (58-37)

Top Hitter


Artie
Wilson

Top Pitcher


Alonzo
Boone

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
114
1st ERA+
91
4th
OPS
.668
1st ERA
3.64
6th
BA
.269
1st BA
.248
3rd
OBP
.313
4th K/BB
1.67
4th
SLG
.355
1st K%
10.7%
4th
BB%
5.2%
6th BB%
6.4%
1st
K%
HR%
0.8%
6th
ISO
.086
1st WHIP
1.24
2nd

Notes:


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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
41
22
85
76
12
15
3
0
0
11
0
5
0
4
.197
.247
.237
.484
55
1B
26
32
130
123
15
26
3
2
2
13
1
7
0
0
.211
.254
.317
.571
83
2B
31
30
124
112
18
38
4
2
0
13
1
7
3
2
.339
.393
.411
.804
158
3B
25
33
142
130
16
42
5
1
1
18
0
8
1
3
.323
.367
.400
.767
146
SS
23
31
140
132
22
50
7
5
0
14
2
6
1
1
.379
.410
.508
.918
194
LF
32
28
101
94
12
20
4
1
0
11
0
5
0
2
.213
.253
.277
.529
70
CF
22
27
110
99
13
22
0
1
1
5
3
8
1
2
.222
.287
.273
.560
80
RF
28
32
131
112
25
40
6
4
3
23
3
14
3
2
.357
.442
.563
1.004
221
1B
35
15
42
39
3
7
1
0
0
4
0
3
0
0
.179
.238
.205
.443
42
LF
35
12
38
37
4
10
2
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.270
.270
.324
.595
90
C
33
9
28
28
0
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.071
.071
.071
.143
-54
LF
30
7
24
24
3
9
1
1
0
5
0
0
0
0
.375
.375
.500
.875
180
1B
2
4
4
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.500
.750
139
1B
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
34
2
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
32
15
42
40
3
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
.150
.150
.175
.325
4
SP
30
11
26
26
0
6
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.231
.231
.231
.462
48
SP
36
9
26
26
3
8
3
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
.308
.308
.423
.731
134
SP
29
3
9
9
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
24
2
5
5
4
4
0
1
0
3
0
0
0
0
.800
.800
1.200
2.000
539
SP
36
1
5
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
25
3
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
2
.000
.500
.000
.500
64
SP
30
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
35
2
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
26
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
30
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
21
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
29
336
1234
1138
155
306
41
18
7
129
10
64
9
23
.269
.313
.355
.668
114
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
25
3B
142
.363
.299
5.6%
6.7%
0.7%
0.4%
.077
.069
23
SS
140
.432
.299
4.3%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.129
.069
28
RF
131
.467
.299
10.7%
6.7%
2.3%
0.4%
.205
.069
26
1B
130
.276
.299
5.4%
6.7%
1.5%
0.4%
.106
.069
31
2B
124
.383
.299
5.6%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.071
.069
22
CF
110
.273
.299
7.3%
6.7%
0.9%
0.4%
.051
.069
32
LF
101
.253
.299
5.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.064
.069
41
C
85
.229
.299
5.9%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.039
.069
35
1B
42
.224
.299
7.1%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.026
.069
32
SP
42
.148
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.025
.069
35
LF
38
.276
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.054
.069
33
C
28
.069
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
36
SP
26
.346
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.115
.069
30
SP
26
.222
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
30
LF
24
.413
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.125
.069
29
SP
9
.000
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
24
SP
5
.934
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.400
.069
36
SP
5
.000
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
25
SP
4
.186
.299
25.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
30
SP
4
.000
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
1B
4
.348
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.250
.069
1B
3
.000
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
35
RP
3
.000
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
26
RP
2
.000
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
SP
2
.000
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
34
C
2
.000
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
RP
1
.000
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
30
SP
1
.000
.299
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
21
RP
.000
.299
6.7%
0.4%
.069
29
1234
.317
.299
5.2%
6.7%
0.6%
0.4%
.086
.069
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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