1940 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 Season


1939 / 1941

Top Hitter


Cool Papa
Bell

Top Pitcher


Willie
Jefferson

Leaders

OPS+

# Player Team OPS+
1
HG/VEZ
283
2
ULT/VEZ
202
3
SNS/WES
197
4
HG/EAS
188
5
KCM
184
6
BEG
178
7
MULT
175
8
ROM
161
9
MULT
161
10
SRC/ROM
160

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
KCM
0.99
2
TIC
1.67
3
HG/EAS
1.85
4
KCM
2.38
5
MULT
2.57
6
KCM
2.58
7
VEZ
2.58
8
CBM
2.65
9
MRS
2.73
10
TPC
2.74


Standings
Glossary

Negro National League II

vs NN2 vs Maj. Black Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
34
19
0
.642
-
42
20
0
.677
5.6
4.8
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
2
32
19
1
.627
1.0
40
23
1
.635
6.3
5.2
Oriole Park (Baltimore, MD), Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
3
26
21
1
.553
5.0
26
22
1
.542
6.1
5.9
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
4
25
32
1
.439
11.0
32
35
1
.478
5.3
5.6
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
5
12
25
0
.324
14.0
16
28
0
.364
4.5
5.5
No Home Ballpark
5
12
25
1
.324
14.0
13
25
1
.342
4.4
5.1
No Home Ballpark
* = League Champion      

Negro American League

vs NAL vs Maj. Black Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
30
10
2
.750
-
31
15
2
.674
5.6
3.9
Ruppert Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
2
25
20
0
.556
7.5
31
30
0
.508
5.1
4.4
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
3
16
13
0
.552
8.5
18
15
0
.545
5.5
5.2
League Park (Cleveland, OH)
4
20
19
2
.513
9.5
22
22
2
.500
5.2
5.5
South End Grounds (St. Louis, MO), Pelican Stadium (New Orleans, LA)
5
20
28
0
.417
14.0
20
31
0
.392
4.2
5.3
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
6
11
21
0
.344
15.0
12
24
0
.333
3.7
5.6
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
7
6
17
0
.261
15.5
6
19
0
.240
3.2
5.2
Swayne Field (Toledo, OH), Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
* = League Champion      

East-West All Star Games

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
1
0
0
1.000
-
11.0
0.0
No Home Ballpark
2
0
1
0
.000
1.0
0.0
11.0
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)


Mexican League


Liga Mexicana de Béisbol

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
61
30
0
.670
-
5.9
4.2
Parque Delta (Ciudad de M?xico, DF, Mexico)
2
50
30
0
.625
5.5
7.1
5.8
Parque Delta (Ciudad de M?xico, DF, Mexico)
3
52
41
0
.559
10.0
5.5
5.8
Parque Cuauhtémoc (Monterrey, NL, Mexico)
4
46
41
0
.529
13.0
1.3
1.0
Parque Alijadores (Tampico, TM, Mexico)
5
45
41
0
.523
13.5
4.8
5.8
Estadio Revolución (Torre?n, CO, Mexico)
6
30
48
0
.385
24.5
5.1
6.1
Parque del Béisbol La Junta (Nuevo Laredo, TM, Mexico)
7
14
67
0
.173
42.0
4.4
5.6
Parque Deportivo Esfuerzo Obrero (Ciudad Mendoza, VE, Mexico), Estadio de Béisbol Manuel L. Almanza (Chihuahua, CH, Mexico)



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