1936 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1936 Season


1935 / 1937

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Leroy
Matlock

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
KCM/WES
.471
2
NE
.404
3
EAS/PC
.393
4
NBY
.382
5
KCM/WES
.375
6
CT
.375
7
PBG/PS
.370
8
PS
.367
9
HG
.360
10
NBY
.358

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
WES/KCM
1.03
2
CT
1.07
3
NYC
1.12
4
HG
1.19
5
MULT
1.19
6
NYC
1.19
7
WEG
1.22
8
CT
1.23
9
MULT
1.27
10
NYC
1.27


Advanced Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
EWA
1
46
.420
8.7%
8.7%
1.00
0.0%
.128
2
IND
3
120
.415
7.5%
2.5%
.220
3
IND
11
422
.370
6.6%
0.7%
.135
4
NN2
39
1525
.362
8.9%
1.8%
.146
5
NN2
44
1701
.353
8.5%
1.8%
.135
6
NN2
45
1762
.345
9.3%
0.9%
.107
7
NN2
52
2004
.343
8.3%
1.7%
.112
8
IND
3
129
.342
8.5%
0.8%
.088
9
NN2
63
2365
.342
9.2%
1.4%
.114
10
NN2
33
1255
.338
7.8%
1.6%
.121
11
IND
11
430
.334
5.8%
0.2%
.098
12
8
302
.329
7.0%
0.3%
.093
13
NN2
32
1193
.327
8.1%
2.0%
.134
14
IND
14
513
.297
8.0%
0.4%
.074
15
IND
5
178
.260
6.7%
0.0%
.031
16
EWA
1
38
.255
5.3%
15.8%
0.33
0.0%
.028
17
NvM
5
172
.227
7.6%
3.5%
2.17
0.6%
.089
17
4
486
14155
.341
8.4%
6.3%
1.19
1.4%
.118



Players
# Team Pos
1
BRG
CF
14
.659
14.3%
7.1%
.500
2
CS2
LF
11
.606
18.2%
0.0%
.111
3
3B
52
.550
1.9%
0.0%
1.9%
.294
4
NE
1B
111
.546
9.0%
10.8%
.434
5
C
211
.531
14.2%
0.0%
8.5%
.388
6
CS2
C
14
.476
14.3%
0.0%
.083
7
CS2
3B
15
.467
0.0%
0.0%
.071
8
HG
1B
156
.464
18.6%
3.8%
.234
9
BRG
1B
13
.452
7.7%
7.7%
.333
10
CT
CF
44
.445
2.3%
0.0%
.116
11
HG
CF
181
.439
11.6%
2.8%
.233
12
NYC
CF
151
.436
14.6%
6.0%
.291
13
PS
CF
234
.435
8.1%
4.3%
.229
14
NBY
3B
140
.434
10.7%
3.6%
.200
15
MULT
2B
167
.433
10.8%
0.0%
2.4%
.193
16
CT
SS
52
.431
5.8%
0.0%
.188
17
NYC
CF
167
.424
13.2%
2.4%
.174
18
NBY
RF
108
.423
4.6%
1.9%
.147
19
1B
205
.423
10.7%
3.9%
.194
20
RF
47
.419
8.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.167
21
MULT
3B
118
.416
3.4%
25.0%
0.00
1.7%
.196
22
NBY
2B
143
.411
10.5%
3.5%
.214
23
MULT
1B
189
.411
10.1%
0.0%
2.6%
.176
24
NE/PC
RF
142
.411
12.7%
2.8%
.240
25
PS
LF
194
.410
6.2%
2.1%
.141
26
HML
1B
19
.410
0.0%
0.0%
5.3%
.263
27
SS
50
.410
2.0%
0.0%
2.0%
.167
28
HG
3B
129
.408
6.2%
2.3%
.200
29
NYC
RF
181
.403
7.7%
1.1%
.167
30
CF
61
.396
11.5%
33.3%
0.00
0.0%
.038
31
HG
LF
139
.389
8.6%
1.4%
.107
32
MULT
CF
194
.387
8.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.149
33
RF
187
.384
11.8%
0.0%
1.1%
.120
34
NE
SS
127
.375
9.4%
1.6%
.126
35
WEG
LF
207
.375
15.5%
1.0%
.088
36
NBY
LF
140
.373
8.6%
0.0%
.129
37
C
49
.372
10.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.070
38
CS2
1B
14
.372
21.4%
0.0%
.000
39
MULT
LF
268
.370
7.5%
0.0%
0.4%
.119
40
CF
40
.365
12.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.125
41
MULT
CF
227
.363
10.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.070
42
LF
53
.359
11.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.065
43
HML
C
17
.357
5.9%
0.0%
0.0%
.250
44
LF
134
.355
14.2%
2.2%
.149
45
RF
60
.346
11.7%
50.0%
0.00
0.0%
.057
46
CS2
RF
15
.340
0.0%
0.0%
.067
47
MULT
RF
284
.337
9.2%
50.0%
0.00
0.4%
.064
48
HML
SS
22
.334
9.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.050
49
PS
SS
206
.331
9.2%
1.0%
.077
50
CT
2B
37
.331
5.4%
0.0%
.031
51
MULT
C
191
.330
6.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.086
52
PS
3B
203
.330
8.9%
0.5%
.058
53
CS2
2B
14
.330
14.3%
0.0%
.091
54
CT
C
43
.329
7.0%
0.0%
.103
55
NE
3B
135
.327
5.2%
0.7%
.072
56
NBY
1B
142
.327
8.5%
0.0%
.089
57
C
194
.326
8.2%
1.5%
.115
58
1B
52
.322
1.9%
0.0%
1.9%
.098
59
MULT
SS
200
.318
6.5%
25.0%
0.00
0.5%
.096
60
CF
89
.316
9.0%
0.0%
.051
61
HG
2B
164
.316
6.7%
0.0%
.061
62
MULT
2B
139
.311
6.5%
1.4%
.125
63
NYC
1B
170
.308
6.5%
0.0%
.105
64
2B
55
.304
5.5%
40.0%
0.00
0.0%
.146
65
BRG
3B
13
.297
0.0%
0.0%
.231
66
MULT
3B
225
.278
8.9%
0.0%
0.0%
.062
67
PBG
CF
20
.278
5.0%
0.0%
.000
68
PBG
2B
20
.278
5.0%
0.0%
.000
69
NBY
SS
136
.275
8.8%
0.0%
.044
70
2B
213
.274
8.5%
0.0%
.038
71
BRG
RF
15
.274
20.0%
0.0%
.000
72
NYC
C
150
.265
8.0%
0.7%
.054
73
NBY
CF
127
.261
3.9%
2.4%
.124
74
CAG
SS
45
.250
6.7%
2.2%
.167
75
CT
1B
48
.245
4.2%
0.0%
.044
76
PBG
RF
22
.244
9.1%
0.0%
.000
77
LF
45
.243
6.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
78
MULT
3B
182
.239
5.5%
0.0%
0.5%
.038
79
CT
LF
42
.233
9.5%
0.0%
.000
80
PBG
SS
16
.221
0.0%
0.0%
.125
81
CS2
CF
14
.216
7.1%
0.0%
.077
82
PBG
1B
20
.174
10.0%
0.0%
.000
83
HML
CF
19
.158
15.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
84
HML
2B
20
.127
5.0%
30.0%
0.17
0.0%
.000
85
HML
LF
19
.073
10.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
86
HML
3B
16
.043
6.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
87
CS2
SS
15
.000
0.0%
0.0%
.000
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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