1929 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1929 Season


Negro Leagues vs. Major Leagues


1928 / 1930

Top Hitter


Willie
Wells

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
CAG
.500
2
CAG
.429
3
ALS
.400
4
ALS
.368
5
ALS
.357
6
ALS
.348
7
ALS
.286
8
CAG
.273
9
CAG
.267
10
ALS
.235

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
CAG
0.00
2
CAG
0.00
3
ALS
0.00
4
CAG
1.69
5
ALS
5.63
6
ALS
7.94
7
CAG
8.10
8
ALS
10.13
9
CAG
12.79


Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NvM
5
186
168
34
51
9
6
1
32
9
13
0
5
.304
.354
.446
.800
119
2
NvM
5
197
175
22
46
8
2
2
21
0
14
1
7
.263
.321
.366
.687
104
2
1
10
383
343
56
97
17
8
3
53
9
27
1
12
.283
.337
.405
.742
111



Players
# Team Pos
1
CAG
1B
5
21
20
6
10
1
3
1
9
0
1
0
0
.500
.524
1.000
1.524
312
2
CAG
SS
5
22
21
7
9
2
3
0
7
3
1
0
0
.429
.455
.810
1.264
243
3
ALS
C
4
18
15
1
6
1
1
0
2
0
1
0
2
.400
.438
.600
1.038
203
4
ALS
1B
5
22
19
5
7
1
1
0
3
0
2
0
1
.368
.429
.526
.955
180
5
ALS
RF
4
17
14
1
5
0
0
0
4
0
3
0
0
.357
.471
.357
.828
148
6
ALS
3B
5
24
23
3
8
2
0
0
3
0
1
0
0
.348
.375
.435
.810
138
7
ALS
2B
5
23
21
3
4
0
0
2
4
0
2
0
0
.190
.261
.476
.737
112
8
ALS
LF
4
17
14
3
4
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
2
.286
.333
.357
.690
104
9
ALS
SS
5
22
17
3
4
1
0
0
2
0
3
0
2
.235
.350
.294
.644
92
10
CAG
C
5
17
15
1
4
1
0
0
2
1
2
0
0
.267
.353
.333
.686
92
11
ALS
CF
5
22
20
2
4
2
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
.200
.273
.300
.573
69
12
CAG
CF
5
23
22
5
6
0
0
0
1
3
1
0
0
.273
.304
.273
.577
61
13
CAG
2B
5
20
19
1
3
2
0
0
4
0
0
0
1
.158
.158
.263
.421
15
14
ALS
LF
4
16
16
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.125
.125
.125
.250
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* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James