1947 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Kansas City Monarchs


59 - 41


55 - 32 in the Negro American League

1920 / 1948 (Team History)

Managed by:
Frank Duncan (59-41)

Top Hitter


Hank
Thompson

Top Pitcher


Ford
Smith

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
102
2nd ERA+
95
3rd
OPS
.753
2nd ERA
4.52
3rd
BA
.276
2nd BA
.275
4th
OBP
.356
3rd K/BB
1.41
2nd
SLG
.397
2nd K%
13.3%
1st
BB%
9.9%
2nd BB%
9.5%
4th
K%
HR%
0.5%
1st
ISO
.121
2nd WHIP
1.56
3rd

Notes:


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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
35
38
133
102
23
31
4
1
2
18
3
25
2
4
.304
.450
.422
.871
135
1B
35
52
207
182
42
50
13
3
2
28
9
21
1
3
.275
.353
.412
.765
106
2B
24
45
184
141
24
34
8
1
0
16
3
29
3
11
.241
.382
.312
.694
88
3B
34
54
242
222
44
70
5
6
1
24
15
14
3
3
.315
.364
.405
.769
107
SS
21
36
158
137
39
43
7
3
7
27
4
18
2
1
.314
.401
.562
.963
158
LF
33
57
224
205
35
49
7
5
2
22
10
19
0
0
.239
.304
.351
.655
76
CF
32
40
177
164
31
59
16
7
5
50
7
12
0
1
.360
.403
.634
1.038
178
RF
48
175
147
29
38
6
0
1
21
6
19
0
9
.259
.343
.320
.663
79
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
71
SS
17
19
78
72
12
25
2
3
2
12
0
4
0
2
.347
.382
.542
.923
148
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
94
C
1
4
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
40
SP
26
22
62
57
12
16
3
1
0
11
0
2
1
2
.281
.317
.368
.685
84
SP
40
23
45
43
4
12
1
0
1
10
0
1
0
1
.279
.295
.372
.668
79
SP
28
14
39
34
5
8
0
0
1
7
0
3
0
2
.235
.297
.324
.621
67
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
22
8
12
11
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.182
.250
.182
.432
17
SP
40
6
9
8
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.125
.125
.125
.250
-33
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
613
2151
1872
347
517
88
32
25
288
60
214
18
47
.276
.356
.397
.753
102
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
34
3B
242
.363
.352
5.8%
9.4%
0.4%
0.8%
.090
.102
33
LF
224
.313
.352
8.5%
9.4%
0.9%
0.8%
.112
.102
35
1B
207
.359
.352
10.1%
9.4%
1.0%
0.8%
.137
.102
24
2B
184
.334
.352
15.8%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.071
.102
32
CF
177
.464
.352
6.8%
9.4%
2.8%
0.8%
.274
.102
RF
175
.313
.352
10.9%
9.4%
0.6%
0.8%
.061
.102
21
SS
158
.437
.352
11.4%
9.4%
4.4%
0.8%
.248
.102
35
C
133
.416
.352
18.8%
9.4%
1.5%
0.8%
.118
.102
24
C
125
.392
.352
10.4%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.093
.102
30
RF
122
.328
.352
16.4%
9.4%
0.8%
0.8%
.070
.102
17
SS
78
.412
.352
5.1%
9.4%
2.6%
0.8%
.194
.102
26
SP
62
.316
.352
3.2%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.088
.102
40
SP
45
.306
.352
2.2%
9.4%
2.2%
0.8%
.093
.102
28
SP
39
.285
.352
7.7%
9.4%
2.6%
0.8%
.088
.102
19
SS
30
.257
.352
6.7%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.036
.102
26
LF
26
.307
.352
11.5%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
24
SP
25
.200
.352
4.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.043
.102
34
SP
17
.194
.352
17.6%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
36
RP
14
.173
.352
7.1%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.154
.102
30
1B
13
.335
.352
7.7%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.167
.102
35
RP
13
.149
.352
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
22
SP
12
.226
.352
8.3%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
19
SP
12
.161
.352
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
40
SP
9
.107
.352
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
SP
4
.000
.352
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
C
4
.390
.352
50.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
25
SP
1
.000
.352
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.102
27
2151
.353
.352
9.9%
9.4%
1.2%
0.8%
.121
.102
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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