1942 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1942 Season


Negro League World Series


1927 / 1943

Top Hitter


Jesse
Williams

Top Pitcher


Satchel
Paige

Leaders

OPS

# Player Team OPS
1
KCM
1.446
2
KCM
1.391
3
KCM
1.154
4
KCM
1.000
5
KCM
.956
6
HG
.921
7
KCM
.875
8
KCM
.690
9
KCM
.606
10
HG
.583


Fielding



Teams
# Team Lg Lg Lg
1
WS
46
324.0
108
48
15
9
.912
.905
4.33
4.08
-5.0
-17.3
-5.9
2
WS
41
324.0
108
30
6
0
.958
.905
3.83
4.08
5.0
17.3
5.9
2
1
87
648.0
216
78
21
9
.933
.905
4.08
4.08
0.0
0.0
0.0



Players
# Team Pos Lg Lg
1
HG
CF
4
36.0
9
1
2
0
.833
.880
2.50
2.75
-0.6
-15.6
-0.9
2
KCM
CF
4
36.0
12
0
1
0
.923
.880
3.00
2.75
0.6
15.6
0.9
3
HG
C
4
29.0
24
6
2
2
.938
.947
9.31
8.88
0.7
22.5
0.0
4
KCM
C
4
36.0
33
1
2
0
.944
.947
8.50
8.88
-0.6
-16.9
0.0
5
HG
1B
4
36.0
47
1
1
3
.980
.989
12.00
10.75
-0.3
-9.3
-0.3
6
KCM
1B
4
36.0
37
1
0
0
1.000
.989
9.50
10.75
0.3
9.3
0.3
7
KCM
p
4
16.1
2
2
0
0
1.000
.960
2.20
3.00
8
KCM
2B
4
36.0
7
7
2
0
.875
.895
3.50
4.25
-0.4
-12.4
-0.4
9
KCM
LF
4
36.0
5
0
1
0
.833
.700
1.25
0.88
1.1
29.7
1.1
10
KCM
RF
4
36.0
6
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.50
1.13
0.5
14.1
0.5
11
KCM
SS
4
36.0
3
11
0
0
1.000
.900
3.50
3.38
2.1
58.3
2.1
12
HG
3B
4
20.0
3
0
2
0
.600
.875
1.35
1.75
-1.5
-74.1
-1.5
13
KCM
3B
3
26.0
2
2
0
0
1.000
.875
1.38
1.75
1.4
53.3
1.4
14
HG
2B
3
26.0
3
10
2
2
.867
.895
4.50
4.25
-0.2
-7.2
-0.2
15
KCM
P
3
14.2
0
4
0
0
1.000
.960
2.45
3.00
16
HG
P
3
10.2
1
4
0
0
1.000
.960
4.22
3.00
17
HG
SS
2
18.0
2
4
3
1
.667
.900
3.00
3.38
-1.7
-92.2
-1.7
18
HG
RF
2
18.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
0.50
1.13
-0.6
-31.1
-0.6
19
HG
2B
2
2.0
0
0
0
0
.895
0.00
4.25
-0.5
-241.8
-0.5
20
HG
3B
2
16.0
4
2
0
0
1.000
.875
3.38
1.75
0.0
2.1
0.0
21
HG
RF
2
16.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.13
1.13
0.2
11.3
0.2
22
HG
LF
2
36.0
2
0
2
0
.500
.700
0.50
0.88
-1.1
-29.7
-1.1
23
HG
P
2
9.0
0
3
0
0
1.000
.960
3.00
3.00
24
KCM
3B
2
10.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.875
0.90
1.75
0.1
6.4
0.1
25
HG
SS
2
16.0
1
6
0
0
1.000
.900
3.94
3.38
0.0
1.0
0.0
26
HG
P
2
7.0
0
3
0
0
1.000
.960
3.86
3.00
27
HG
P
1
9.0
0
3
1
1
.750
.960
3.00
3.00
28
HG
P
1
0.1
0
0
0
0
.960
0.00
3.00
29
HG
SS
1
2.0
0
0
0
0
.900
0.00
3.38
-0.5
-227.7
-0.5
30
HG
C
1
7.0
7
0
0
0
1.000
.947
9.00
8.88
0.0
-6.5
0.0
31
HG
RF
1
2.0
0
0
0
0
1.000
0.00
1.13
-0.1
-64.9
-0.1
32
KCM
P
1
5.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.960
3.60
3.00
33
HG
2B
1
8.0
2
5
0
0
1.000
.895
7.88
4.25
1.1
139.4
1.1
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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