1948 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1948 Kansas City Monarchs


69 - 36 - 3


67 - 34 - 3 in the Negro American League

1920 / 1949 (Team History)

Managed by:
Buck O'Neil (69-36-3)

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Jim
LaMarque

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
106
2nd ERA+
118
2nd
OPS
.783
2nd ERA
3.92
2nd
BA
.287
2nd BA
.256
1st
OBP
.358
2nd K/BB
1.75
2nd
SLG
.425
2nd K%
16.3%
1st
BB%
9.2%
1st BB%
9.3%
4th
K%
HR%
0.6%
1st
ISO
.138
1st WHIP
1.41
1st

Notes:


• Second Half Champions of the Negro American League
• Home Ballpark: Blues Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
• 3 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
CF
33
46
197
174
43
71
23
2
7
54
8
22
1
0
.408
.477
.684
1.161
203
RF
22
47
206
175
50
59
13
5
5
29
12
27
2
2
.337
.431
.554
.986
158
SP
27
18
55
45
9
15
3
0
1
11
0
7
1
2
.333
.434
.467
.901
137
SP
23
12
23
20
4
6
3
0
0
1
0
2
1
0
.300
.391
.450
.841
121
SP
41
13
30
28
6
9
2
1
0
5
0
1
0
1
.321
.345
.464
.809
112
LF
34
33
129
110
24
33
6
1
1
23
7
16
2
1
.300
.398
.400
.798
111
1B
31
128
107
17
31
2
3
1
13
2
16
1
4
.290
.387
.393
.780
106
C
25
44
170
147
15
44
10
0
0
23
2
21
0
2
.299
.387
.367
.754
99
3B
35
46
211
196
41
56
8
6
2
22
6
14
1
0
.286
.336
.418
.755
98
SS
23
46
200
181
39
45
9
7
3
28
5
15
0
4
.249
.306
.425
.732
91
LF
19
20
84
80
16
20
5
3
1
13
1
3
1
0
.250
.286
.425
.711
85
2B
18
46
196
180
25
44
10
1
0
20
5
14
0
2
.244
.299
.311
.610
61
SP
29
13
27
26
4
5
3
0
0
3
0
0
1
0
.192
.222
.308
.530
38
1B
36
25
96
89
8
19
1
0
0
11
2
7
0
0
.213
.271
.225
.496
31
SP
25
12
18
18
3
3
1
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
.167
.167
.222
.389
2
SP
17
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
SP
20
8
19
18
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.056
.105
.111
.216
-43
RF
24
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
28
3
8
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
19
465
1799
1604
306
461
100
29
21
257
51
166
11
18
.287
.358
.425
.783
106
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
35
3B
211
.350
.355
6.6%
9.0%
0.9%
0.9%
.133
.117
22
RF
206
.445
.355
13.1%
9.0%
2.4%
0.9%
.217
.117
23
SS
200
.326
.355
7.5%
9.0%
1.5%
0.9%
.177
.117
33
CF
197
.517
.355
11.2%
9.0%
3.6%
0.9%
.276
.117
18
2B
196
.291
.355
7.1%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.067
.117
25
C
170
.363
.355
12.4%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.068
.117
34
LF
129
.382
.355
12.4%
9.0%
0.8%
0.9%
.100
.117
1B
128
.363
.355
12.5%
9.0%
0.8%
0.9%
.103
.117
36
1B
96
.249
.355
7.3%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.011
.117
19
LF
84
.320
.355
3.6%
9.0%
1.2%
0.9%
.175
.117
27
SP
55
.411
.355
12.7%
9.0%
1.8%
0.9%
.133
.117
41
SP
30
.357
.355
3.3%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.143
.117
29
SP
27
.245
.355
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.115
.117
23
SP
23
.396
.355
8.7%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.150
.117
20
SP
19
.109
.355
5.3%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.056
.117
25
SP
18
.178
.355
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.056
.117
28
SP
8
.000
.355
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.117
24
RF
2
.000
.355
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.117
17
SP
.000
.355
9.0%
0.9%
.117
19
1799
.362
.355
9.2%
9.0%
1.2%
0.9%
.138
.117
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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