1940 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 Season


Mexican League


1939 / 1941

Top Hitter


Cool Papa
Bell

Top Pitcher


Willie
Jefferson

Leaders



Fielding



Teams
# Team Lg Lg Lg
1
MEX
976
2
MEX
917
3
MEX
898
4
MEX
815
29
5
MEX
766
6
MEX
688
7
MEX
284
7
1
5344
29



Players
# Team Pos Lg Lg
1
CBM
SS
93
2
CBM
1B
93
3
CBM
CF
92
4
CBM
RF
92
5
ULT
CF
89
6
ROM
CF
87
7
ROM
2B
86
8
JNL
2B
86
9
VEZ
SS
84
10
ROM
C
82
11
CBM
2B
81
12
JNL
C
80
13
CBM
LF
80
14
VEZ
RF
78
15
CBM
C
77
16
ULT
SS
74
17
ROM
LF
70
18
JNL
3B
66
19
VEZ
1B
65
20
SRC
C
63
21
SRC
2B
61
22
ROM
3B
61
23
ROM
SS
60
24
ULT
1B
57
25
ULT
2B
56
26
JNL
CF
55
27
ULT
LF
54
28
ULT
2B
51
29
JNL
RF
50
30
ROM
RF
50
31
ULT
C
47
32
VEZ
3B
46
33
JNL
1B
46
34
SRC
RF
42
35
JNL
P
42
36
CBM
P
41
37
VEZ
LF
41
38
ULT
P
40
39
ROM
1B
39
40
ROM
RF
39
41
JNL
CF
38
42
CBM
3B
38
43
CBM
C
38
44
VEZ
2B
38
45
VEZ
P
37
46
CBM
3B
37
47
JNL
P
36
48
JNL
SS
36
49
JNL
CF
35
50
ROM
P
35
51
VEZ
CF
33
52
VEZ
LF
33
53
ROM
RF
32
54
SRC
CF
32
55
ULT
3B
31
56
TPC
2B
31
57
SRC
SS
30
29
58
ROM
P
30
59
VEZ
P
29
60
SRC
CF
29
61
SRC
2B
29
62
SRC
3B
29
63
CBM
3B
27
64
SRC
P
27
65
ROM
C
27
66
ROM
P
27
67
VEZ
1B
27
68
ROM
SS
27
69
SRC
LF
26
70
SRC
3B
26
71
CBM
3B
25
72
JNL
LF
25
73
TPC
SS
25
74
SRC
3B
25
75
SRC
C
25
76
CBM
P
25
77
ULT
SS
24
78
CBM
P
24
79
SRC
1B
24
80
JNL
3B
24
81
ULT
P
24
82
JNL
CF
24
83
TPC
3B
23
84
VEZ
C
22
85
SRC
2B
22
86
SRC
SS
22
87
JNL
P
22
88
SRC
RF
21
89
CBM
P
21
90
VEZ
P
21
91
ROM
3B
21
92
SRC
P
20
93
CBM
P
20
94
VEZ
3B
19
95
JNL
SS
19
96
ROM
P
19
97
TPC
1B
19
98
CBM
SS
19
99
JNL
RF
19
100
TPC
P
19
101
VEZ
3B
19
102
JNL
LF
18
103
ULT
RF
18
104
TPC
CF
18
105
TPC
CF
18
106
TPC
RF
18
107
SRC
P
18
108
JNL
1B
17
109
VEZ
P
17
110
ULT
P
17
111
ROM
LF
17
112
JNL
RF
17
113
ULT
P
17
114
TPC
1B
17
115
ROM
SS
16
116
VEZ
C
16
117
JNL
1B
16
118
VEZ
2B
15
119
TPC
3B
15
120
JNL
SS
15
121
JNL
P
15
122
ROM
P
15
123
SRC
LF
15
124
VEZ
RF
14
125
VEZ
3B
14
126
TPC
RF
14
127
SRC
CF
14
128
VEZ
CF
14
129
ULT
P
14
130
SRC
SS
14
131
CBM
P
14
132
VEZ
SS
13
133
SRC
P
13
134
JNL
2B
13
135
ROM
SS
13
136
SRC
C
13
137
SRC
LF
13
138
SRC
LF
12
139
ROM
LF
12
140
SRC
C
12
141
SRC
P
12
142
VEZ
CF
12
143
VEZ
LF
12
144
SRC
RF
11
145
ULT
LF
11
146
ULT
RF
11
147
ULT
P
11
148
JNL
LF
11
149
TPC
C
10
150
CBM
P
10
151
SRC
C
10
152
JNL
1B
10
153
ROM
P
10
154
JNL
LF
10
155
CBM
SS
9
156
TPC
LF
9
157
VEZ
P
9
158
JNL
1B
9
159
TPC
SS
9
160
SRC
2B
8
161
SRC
P
8
162
ROM
3B
8
163
TPC
P
8
164
ULT
3B
8
165
TPC
RF
8
166
SRC
3B
8
167
SRC
P
8
168
SRC
2B
8
169
SRC
P
8
170
TPC
P
7
171
JNL
P
7
172
ULT
P
7
173
JNL
P
7
174
ROM
P
7
175
JNL
P
7
176
VEZ
CF
7
177
CBM
3B
6
178
VEZ
P
6
179
SRC
PH
6
180
ROM
P
6
181
SRC
1B
6
182
VEZ
CF
5
183
VEZ
P
5
184
VEZ
CF
5
185
ROM
LF
5
186
JNL
LF
5
187
SRC
P
5
188
TPC
LF
5
189
ULT
P
5
190
ROM
3B
4
191
SRC
P
4
192
SRC
LF
4
193
ROM
LF
4
194
CBM
P
4
195
VEZ
P
4
196
ULT
P
4
197
SRC
3B
3
198
SRC
C
3
199
SRC
P
3
200
VEZ
P
3
201
SRC
P
3
202
ULT
1B
3
203
JNL
LF
3
204
ULT
RF
3
205
JNL
2B
3
206
JNL
C
3
207
JNL
LF
3
208
CBM
P
3
209
JNL
P
3
210
SRC
P
3
211
ULT
3B
3
212
TPC
P
3
213
TPC
2B
3
214
ROM
RF
3
215
SRC
RF
3
216
SRC
P
3
217
ULT
P
3
218
ULT
LF
2
219
ROM
P
2
220
CBM
P
2
221
CBM
2B
2
222
TPC
P
2
223
ULT
LF
2
224
VEZ
P
2
225
CBM
P
2
226
SRC
P
2
227
SRC
LF
2
228
SRC
P
2
229
SRC
P
2
230
TPC
RF
2
231
SRC
C
1
232
VEZ
P
1
233
ROM
P
1
234
JNL
3B
1
235
JNL
P
1
236
ULT
P
1
237
SRC
P
1
238
CBM
PH
1
239
ROM
P
1
240
ROM
P
1
241
ULT
C
1
242
SRC
PH
1
243
TPC
LF
1
244
JNL
P
1
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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

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