1947 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Kansas City Monarchs


56 - 41


52 - 32 in the Negro American League

1920 / 1948 (Team History)

Managed by:
Frank Duncan (56-41)

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Ford
Smith

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
101
2nd ERA+
93
4th
OPS
.748
2nd ERA
4.58
3rd
BA
.273
2nd BA
.277
4th
OBP
.354
3rd K/BB
1.37
2nd
SLG
.394
2nd K%
13.0%
2nd
BB%
10.0%
2nd BB%
9.5%
4th
K%
HR%
0.5%
1st
ISO
.121
2nd WHIP
1.57
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Blues Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
• 3 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
35
37
128
97
22
28
4
1
2
17
3
25
2
4
.289
.444
.412
.856
132
1B
35
51
202
177
41
47
12
3
2
27
9
21
1
3
.266
.347
.401
.748
102
2B
24
44
178
137
22
33
8
1
0
16
3
27
3
11
.241
.377
.314
.691
88
3B
34
53
237
217
43
68
4
6
1
22
15
14
3
3
.313
.363
.401
.764
106
SS
21
36
158
137
39
43
7
3
7
27
4
18
2
1
.314
.401
.562
.963
159
LF
33
56
219
200
33
45
6
5
2
21
8
19
0
0
.225
.292
.335
.627
69
CF
32
39
172
159
30
59
16
7
5
50
7
12
0
1
.371
.415
.654
1.069
187
RF
47
170
142
29
37
6
0
1
20
6
19
0
9
.261
.348
.324
.672
82
C
24
36
125
108
20
34
10
0
0
17
1
13
3
1
.315
.403
.407
.811
119
RF
30
37
122
100
9
21
4
0
1
12
0
20
2
0
.210
.352
.280
.632
72
2B
17
18
72
67
11
22
2
3
1
9
0
3
0
2
.328
.357
.493
.850
129
SS
19
9
30
28
2
6
1
0
0
5
0
2
0
0
.214
.267
.250
.517
40
LF
26
6
26
21
3
5
0
0
0
0
1
3
1
1
.238
.360
.238
.598
63
1B
30
3
13
12
3
3
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.308
.417
.724
95
C
1
4
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
40
SP
25
22
62
57
12
16
3
1
0
11
0
2
1
2
.281
.317
.368
.685
85
SP
40
23
45
43
4
12
1
0
1
10
0
1
0
1
.279
.295
.372
.668
80
SP
28
14
39
34
5
8
0
0
1
7
0
3
0
2
.235
.297
.324
.621
68
SP
24
17
25
23
7
4
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.174
.208
.217
.426
15
SP
34
10
17
12
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
3
0
2
.083
.267
.083
.350
-4
RP
36
8
14
13
0
1
0
1
0
2
0
1
0
0
.077
.143
.231
.374
0
RP
35
15
13
12
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.167
.167
.167
.333
-10
SP
19
3
12
11
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.182
.182
.182
.364
-2
SP
40
6
9
8
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.125
.125
.125
.250
-32
SP
22
7
7
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.167
.286
.167
.452
24
SP
4
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
25
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
27
604
2104
1828
337
499
85
32
24
279
58
211
18
47
.273
.354
.394
.748
101
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
34
3B
237
.361
.351
5.9%
9.4%
0.4%
0.8%
.088
.102
33
LF
219
.301
.351
8.7%
9.4%
0.9%
0.8%
.110
.102
35
1B
202
.352
.351
10.4%
9.4%
1.0%
0.8%
.136
.102
24
2B
178
.331
.351
15.2%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.073
.102
32
CF
172
.478
.351
7.0%
9.4%
2.9%
0.8%
.283
.102
RF
170
.316
.351
11.2%
9.4%
0.6%
0.8%
.063
.102
21
SS
158
.438
.351
11.4%
9.4%
4.4%
0.8%
.248
.102
35
C
128
.409
.351
19.5%
9.4%
1.6%
0.8%
.124
.102
24
C
125
.392
.351
10.4%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.093
.102
30
RF
122
.328
.351
16.4%
9.4%
0.8%
0.8%
.070
.102
17
2B
72
.381
.351
4.2%
9.4%
1.4%
0.8%
.164
.102
25
SP
62
.316
.351
3.2%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.088
.102
40
SP
45
.306
.351
2.2%
9.4%
2.2%
0.8%
.093
.102
28
SP
39
.285
.351
7.7%
9.4%
2.6%
0.8%
.088
.102
19
SS
30
.257
.351
6.7%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.036
.102
26
LF
26
.307
.351
11.5%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
24
SP
25
.200
.351
4.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.043
.102
34
SP
17
.194
.351
17.6%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
36
RP
14
.173
.351
7.1%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.154
.102
30
1B
13
.335
.351
7.7%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.167
.102
35
RP
13
.149
.351
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
19
SP
12
.161
.351
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
40
SP
9
.107
.351
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
22
SP
7
.249
.351
14.3%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
SP
4
.000
.351
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
C
4
.390
.351
50.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
25
SP
1
.000
.351
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
27
2104
.351
.351
10.0%
9.4%
1.1%
0.8%
.121
.102
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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