1947 Memphis Red Sox - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Memphis Red Sox


49 - 65 - 3


44 - 55 - 2 in the Negro American League

1923 / 1948 (Team History)

Managed by:
Larry Brown (49-65-3)

Top Hitter


Joe Burt
Scott

Top Pitcher


Dan
Bankhead

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
76
5th ERA+
91
5th
OPS
.664
5th ERA
5.37
5th
BA
.249
6th BA
.289
3rd
OBP
.345
3rd K/BB
1.12
4th
SLG
.319
6th K%
12.1%
2nd
BB%
11.4%
1st BB%
10.8%
5th
K%
HR%
0.9%
3rd
ISO
.070
5th WHIP
1.70
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Martin Park (Memphis, TN), Russwood Park (Memphis, TN)


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
27
SP
17
37.2
6'1"
184
R
R
5/3/1920 (Empire, AL)
5/2/1976 (Houston, TX)
34
2B
67
5'9"
163
R
R
11/22/1912 (Sulligent, AL)
12/17/1972 (Memphis, TN)
27
1B
96
5'10"
170
L
L
10/1/1919 (Potts Camp, MS)
9/7/2004 (Wichita, KS)
45
C
1
5'7"
162
B
R
9/16/1901 (Birmingham, AL)
4/7/1972 (Memphis, TN)
31
SS
11
5'4"
152
R
R
8/18/1915 (Des Moines, IA)
11/22/1973 (East Moline, IL)
34
3B
67
5'7"
160
L
R
12/27/1912 (Haslam, TX)
12/20/1993 (Memphis, TN)
44
RP
3
5.2
5'11"
176
L
R
12/8/1902 (Harpersville, AL)
1/23/1974 (Birmingham, AL)
23
CF
80
6'0"
R
R
1924 (Havana, Cuba)
36
SP
10
21.0
6'2"
180
R
R
10/3/1910 (Atlanta, GA)
8/21/1993 (Pompano Beach, FL)
32
RF
67
5'11"
200
L
L
4/19/1915 (Báguanos, Cuba)
22
2B
67
5'6"
168
L
R
12/5/1924 (Wilson County, NC)
10/20/1993 (Brentwood, NY)
39
SP
9
20.0
5'9"
170
L
R
4/26/1908 (Lexington, KY)
1/31/1964 (Hartselle, AL)
40
RF
46
5'8"
155
R
R
4/10/1907 (Pontotoc, MS)
11/20/2003 (St. Louis, MO)
28
C
33
6'2"
205
L
R
7/19/1918 (Dublin, MS)
11/17/1998 (Memphis, TN)
37
C
56
5'9"
210
R
R
9/7/1909 (Little Rock, AR)
7/20/1977 (Memphis, TN)
33
SP
8
16.1
5'11"
155
L
L
11/18/1913 (Crawfordsville, AR)
10/30/1998 (Memphis, TN)
27
SP
6
14.0
6'1"
160
R
R
9/10/1919 (Memphis, TN)
8/11/1997 (Memphis, TN)
23
SP
3
5.1
6'0"
175
B
R
8/15/1923 (St. Louis, MO)
12/24/2005 (Grand Rapids, MI)
29
SP
7
16.1
5'11"
174
R
R
8/24/1917 (Grady, AL)
4/7/2003 (Birmingham, AL)
39
LF
51
5'11"
183
R
R
7/31/1907 (Birmingham, AL)
7/23/1983 (Cincinnati, OH)
26
LF
50
5'8"
167
L
L
10/2/1920 (Memphis, TN)
3/21/2013 (Memphis, TN)
28
SP
16
21.2
5'9"
150
B
R
12/9/1918 (Rena Lara, MS)
12/4/1997 (San Diego, CA)
24
SS
69
5'7"
150
R
R
10/23/1922 (Austin, TX)
1/4/1994 (Austin, TX)
29
SP
9
18.2
5'8"
173
L
R
8/7/1917 (Redland, OK)
4/1/1963 (Contra Costa, CA)
RP
1
2.2

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