1945 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1945 Birmingham Black Barons


47 - 43 - 3


37 - 29 - 2 in the Negro American League

1923 / 1946 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (47-43-3)

Top Hitter


Ed
Steele

Top Pitcher


Alvin
Gipson

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
106
1st ERA+
106
3rd
OPS
.686
1st ERA
3.78
3rd
BA
.268
4th BA
.248
2nd
OBP
.308
4th K/BB
1.55
2nd
SLG
.378
1st K%
10.7%
3rd
BB%
4.9%
6th BB%
6.9%
1st
K%
HR%
0.3%
1st
ISO
.110
1st WHIP
1.28
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
34
16
48
47
3
9
0
0
1
5
0
1
0
0
0
.191
.208
.255
.464
39
1B
27
23
94
86
14
31
3
2
2
12
2
5
0
0
3
.360
.396
.512
.907
171
2B
29
9
34
30
5
3
0
0
1
3
0
2
0
0
2
.100
.156
.200
.356
6
3B
26
14
61
57
10
21
3
1
0
6
2
3
0
0
1
.368
.400
.456
.856
157
SS
24
25
112
101
14
32
6
0
0
10
2
8
0
1
2
.317
.373
.376
.749
125
LF
33
24
97
90
12
25
5
2
0
11
0
3
0
1
3
.278
.309
.378
.686
105
CF
33
8
34
29
2
5
1
0
0
2
0
3
0
0
2
.172
.250
.207
.457
38
RF
29
25
105
92
14
36
5
7
1
15
2
7
0
2
4
.391
.446
.630
1.076
221
C
30
13
34
28
4
5
1
1
0
3
0
3
0
0
3
.179
.258
.286
.544
63
LF
31
13
31
30
2
11
1
2
0
7
1
1
0
0
0
.367
.387
.533
.920
174
2B
25
11
27
25
2
3
1
1
0
4
0
2
0
0
0
.120
.185
.240
.425
27
3B
32
6
24
23
4
6
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.261
.292
.261
.553
67
CF
27
5
21
21
4
5
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.238
.238
.381
.619
84
CF
29
6
20
18
4
5
2
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
2
.278
.278
.500
.778
130
2B
5
11
10
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.100
.182
.300
.482
43
C
39
3
11
11
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.182
.364
9
CF
3
10
10
2
2
0
1
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.400
.600
77
LF
36
5
10
8
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.375
.500
.375
.875
165
1B
39
3
8
8
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.375
.375
.375
.750
126
1B
2
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
20
1B
2
5
5
0
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.400
.600
1.000
198
CF
25
1
4
4
0
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.750
1.250
272
2B
22
3
4
3
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.500
.667
1.167
248
CF
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
LF
31
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
CF
27
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
LF
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2B
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
26
11
23
21
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
.095
.136
.143
.279
-16
SP
37
9
15
15
1
4
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.267
.267
.400
.667
98
SP
33
8
14
14
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.071
.071
.071
.143
-57
SP
36
9
13
13
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
31
5
11
11
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.273
.273
.273
.545
64
SP
37
5
10
8
2
2
1
1
0
2
1
1
0
0
1
.250
.333
.625
.958
184
SP
26
3
7
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
32
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
PH
42
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
37
282
917
844
106
226
34
22
5
89
10
45
0
4
24
.268
.308
.378
.686
106
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
SS
112
.352
.312
7.1%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.059
.088
29
RF
105
.469
.312
6.7%
6.7%
1.0%
0.6%
.239
.088
33
LF
97
.311
.312
3.1%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.100
.088
27
1B
94
.405
.312
5.3%
6.7%
2.1%
0.6%
.151
.088
26
3B
61
.394
.312
4.9%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.088
.088
34
C
48
.218
.312
2.1%
6.7%
2.1%
0.6%
.064
.088
33
CF
34
.217
.312
8.8%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.034
.088
29
2B
34
.162
.312
5.9%
6.7%
2.9%
0.6%
.100
.088
30
C
34
.238
.312
8.8%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.107
.088
31
LF
31
.421
.312
3.2%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.167
.088
25
2B
27
.202
.312
7.4%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.120
.088
32
3B
24
.268
.312
4.2%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
26
SP
23
.132
.312
4.3%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.048
.088
27
CF
21
.279
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.143
.088
29
CF
20
.313
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.222
.088
37
SP
15
.302
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.133
.088
33
SP
14
.068
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
36
SP
13
.000
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
2B
11
.221
.312
9.1%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.200
.088
31
SP
11
.258
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
39
C
11
.172
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
37
SP
10
.377
.312
10.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.375
.088
36
LF
10
.433
.312
20.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
CF
10
.264
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.200
.088
39
1B
8
.355
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
26
SP
7
.000
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
1B
5
.189
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
1B
5
.457
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.200
.088
22
2B
4
.521
.312
25.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.333
.088
25
CF
4
.571
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.250
.088
CF
4
.000
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
27
CF
3
.000
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
31
LF
3
.000
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
2B
1
.000
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
LF
1
.000
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
32
SP
1
.000
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
42
PH
1
.000
.312
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
37
917
.312
.312
4.9%
6.7%
0.5%
0.6%
.110
.088
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

If you have any questions regarding Negro Leagues statistical or biographical data, please contact gary@seamheads.com..

All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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