1940 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 Season


Negro National League II


1939 / 1941

Top Hitter


Buck
Leonard

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

Runs Scored

# Player Team R
1
BEG
48
2
BEG
47
3
HG
44
4
PS
43
5
PS
43
6
NE
43
7
HG
41
8
HG
38
9
BEG
38
10
HG
37

K/BB

# Player Team SO/BB
1
PS
2.91
2
PS
2.58
3
HG
1.97
4
HG
1.94
5
PS
1.86
6
PS
1.81
7
BEG
1.56
8
NE
1.53
9
NE/NYC
1.50
10
NBY
1.45


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      


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