1948 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1948 Kansas City Monarchs


62 - 32 - 2


60 - 30 - 2 in the Negro American League

1920 / 1949 (Team History)

Managed by:
Buck O'Neil (62-32-2)

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Jim
LaMarque

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
106
2nd ERA+
118
2nd
OPS
.778
2nd ERA
3.80
2nd
BA
.287
2nd BA
.254
1st
OBP
.359
2nd K/BB
1.74
1st
SLG
.418
2nd K%
16.4%
1st
BB%
9.3%
1st BB%
9.4%
4th
K%
HR%
0.5%
1st
ISO
.131
1st WHIP
1.41
1st

Notes:


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


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
27
9
3
.750
15
12
11
1
1
112.0
45
37
109
3
21
78
3
0
6
468
2.97
150
SP
41
4
2
.667
11
7
4
0
0
63.2
39
28
72
2
22
39
1
0
1
285
3.96
113
SP
23
4
4
.500
11
7
4
1
1
56.0
43
29
33
0
60
62
2
0
5
270
4.66
96
SP
29
4
2
.667
8
7
6
1
1
55.2
24
15
49
0
13
41
3
0
5
229
2.43
184
SP
20
2
3
.400
7
5
1
0
0
39.1
27
17
47
1
16
31
0
0
0
181
3.89
115
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
0
0
0
12.1
16
12
19
1
6
3
0
0
0
63
8.76
51
SP
17
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
1.2
3
3
4
1
4
0
0
0
1
14
16.20
28
RP
25
2
1
.667
9
3
2
0
2
38.0
25
19
43
1
17
22
2
0
2
174
4.50
99
8
26
16
.619
64
44
28
3
5
378.2
222
160
376
9
159
276
11
0
20
1684
3.80
118
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
27
SP
112.0
1.16
1.51
16.7%
14.0%
4.5%
9.8%
3.71
1.43
0.6%
1.0%
41
SP
63.2
1.48
1.51
13.7%
13.6%
7.7%
9.5%
1.77
1.43
0.7%
1.0%
23
SP
56.0
1.66
1.51
23.0%
13.5%
22.2%
9.4%
1.03
1.43
0.0%
0.9%
29
SP
55.2
1.11
1.51
17.9%
13.4%
5.7%
9.4%
3.15
1.43
0.0%
0.9%
20
SP
39.1
1.60
1.51
17.1%
13.3%
8.8%
9.3%
1.94
1.43
0.6%
0.9%
25
RP
38.0
1.58
1.51
12.6%
13.3%
9.8%
9.3%
1.29
1.43
0.6%
0.9%
SP
12.1
2.03
1.51
4.8%
13.0%
9.5%
9.1%
0.50
1.43
1.6%
0.9%
17
SP
1.2
4.80
1.51
0.0%
12.9%
28.6%
9.0%
0.00
1.43
7.1%
0.9%
8
378.2
1.41
1.51
16.4%
13.6%
9.4%
9.5%
1.74
1.43
0.5%
1.0%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
27
SP
15
468
437
45
109
17
6
3
10
21
78
0
6
4
10
.249
.293
.336
.629
41
SP
11
285
258
39
72
11
5
2
4
22
39
0
1
4
6
.279
.338
.384
.722
23
SP
11
270
200
43
33
4
2
0
7
60
62
0
5
5
1
.165
.370
.205
.575
29
SP
8
229
205
24
49
13
2
0
3
13
41
0
5
6
7
.239
.300
.322
.622
20
SP
7
181
163
27
47
7
1
1
4
16
31
0
0
2
4
.288
.352
.362
.714
25
RP
9
174
152
25
43
4
5
1
6
17
22
0
2
3
2
.283
.363
.395
.757
SP
2
63
55
16
19
1
1
1
4
6
3
0
0
2
0
.345
.410
.455
.864
17
SP
1
14
9
3
4
1
0
1
0
4
0
0
1
0
0
.444
.643
.889
1.532
8
64
1684
1479
222
376
58
22
9
38
159
276
0
20
26
30
.254
.335
.341
.676
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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