1946 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1946 Birmingham Black Barons


35 - 27


32 - 27 in the Negro American League

1923 / 1947 (Team History)

Managed by:
Tommy Sampson (35-27)

Top Hitter


Piper
Davis

Top Pitcher


Jehosie
Heard

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
95
4th ERA+
127
1st
OPS
.661
4th ERA
3.12
1st
BA
.265
3rd BA
.273
4th
OBP
.335
3rd K/BB
2.18
1st
SLG
.326
3rd K%
14.6%
2nd
BB%
7.1%
4th BB%
6.7%
1st
K%
HR%
0.6%
4th
ISO
.061
5th WHIP
1.39
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
35
8
33
31
2
8
0
0
0
2
1
2
0
0
0
.258
.303
.258
.561
65
1B
28
7
28
26
3
9
1
1
0
4
0
0
0
0
2
.346
.346
.462
.808
137
2B
28
9
40
32
6
9
1
2
0
0
1
7
0
0
1
.281
.410
.438
.848
149
3B
27
9
41
38
6
10
1
1
0
5
2
1
0
1
1
.263
.300
.342
.642
89
SS
25
9
42
37
7
12
0
0
0
0
3
5
0
0
0
.324
.405
.324
.729
115
LF
7
20
18
3
3
0
0
0
1
1
2
0
0
0
.167
.250
.167
.417
23
CF
30
5
16
16
3
6
1
0
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
.375
.375
.625
1.000
193
RF
30
8
35
26
8
7
1
1
0
4
3
4
1
4
1
.269
.441
.385
.826
143
LF
25
5
15
13
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.154
.267
.154
.421
24
LF
29
3
11
11
0
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.182
.364
7
LF
34
2
9
7
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
1
.286
.375
.286
.661
95
CF
2
9
9
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.222
.222
.222
.444
31
1B
33
3
8
5
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
2
0
.200
.500
.200
.700
107
CF
23
1
5
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.250
.400
.250
.650
92
C
31
1
4
4
1
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
SP
27
3
9
9
1
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.222
.222
.333
.556
63
SP
26
2
9
8
2
4
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
1
.500
.500
.500
1.000
194
SP
27
3
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-35
SP
32
2
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
47
RP
31
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
29
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
22
93
350
310
44
82
6
5
1
29
11
25
1
8
7
.265
.335
.326
.661
95
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
25
SS
42
.370
.329
11.9%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
27
3B
41
.304
.329
2.4%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.079
.078
28
2B
40
.401
.329
17.5%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.156
.078
30
RF
35
.385
.329
11.4%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.115
.078
35
C
33
.283
.329
6.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
28
1B
28
.354
.329
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.115
.078
LF
20
.223
.329
10.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
30
CF
16
.464
.329
0.0%
8.1%
6.3%
0.6%
.250
.078
25
LF
15
.235
.329
6.7%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
29
LF
11
.177
.329
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
CF
9
.217
.329
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
26
SP
9
.433
.329
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
34
LF
9
.302
.329
11.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
27
SP
9
.108
.329
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
27
SP
9
.260
.329
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.111
.078
33
1B
8
.419
.329
12.5%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
23
CF
5
.349
.329
20.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
31
C
4
.000
.329
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
32
SP
4
.244
.329
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
31
RP
2
.000
.329
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
LF
1
.000
.329
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.078
29
RP
.000
.329
8.1%
0.6%
.078
22
350
.320
.329
7.1%
8.1%
0.3%
0.6%
.061
.078
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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