1943 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1943 Season


Negro American League


1942 / 1944

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Theolic
Smith

Leaders

OPS+

# Player Team OPS+
1
KCM
194
2
CAG
173
3
KCM
152
4
CAG/KCM
151
5
CBE
150
6
BBB
150
7
MRS
143
8
CAG
142
9
BBB
141
10
CBE/CC
140


Advanced Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
34
1281
.320
4.8%
0.9%
.090
2
NAL
27
970
.315
8.2%
0.3%
.062
3
NAL
53
1883
.311
6.9%
0.6%
.080
4
NAL
42
1559
.297
8.0%
0.4%
.062
5
NAL
36
1271
.292
7.2%
0.2%
.068
6
NAL
36
1245
.281
5.9%
0.2%
.065
6
1
240
8209
.303
6.8%
0.5%
.072



Players
# Team Pos
1
KCM
CF
214
.432
7.5%
3.3%
.193
2
CAG
3B
126
.407
3.2%
0.8%
.098
3
BBB
SS
161
.381
9.9%
1.2%
.155
4
BBB
CF
146
.378
13.7%
0.7%
.072
5
CBE
CF
148
.375
3.4%
0.7%
.162
6
CF
163
.374
5.5%
0.6%
.097
7
MRS
CF
92
.370
9.8%
2.2%
.160
8
CAG
1B
111
.358
4.5%
0.9%
.125
9
BBB
RF
181
.356
10.5%
0.0%
.058
10
MRS
SS
96
.355
5.2%
0.0%
.066
11
MRS
RF
93
.355
5.4%
1.1%
.092
12
KCM
2B
208
.352
4.8%
0.5%
.138
13
CAG
LF
113
.346
8.0%
0.9%
.107
14
CC
3B
130
.345
4.6%
0.0%
.057
15
CC
1B
117
.337
5.1%
1.7%
.153
16
CC
2B
140
.330
6.4%
0.7%
.148
17
BBB
2B
175
.323
6.3%
0.0%
.050
18
CAG
2B
127
.317
7.1%
1.6%
.136
19
MRS
2B
109
.314
5.5%
0.0%
.050
20
KCM
SS
171
.310
9.9%
0.0%
.053
21
CBE
1B
131
.305
2.3%
0.0%
.078
22
1B
125
.301
8.8%
0.0%
.054
23
KCM
3B
221
.296
5.9%
0.0%
.059
24
BBB
LF
160
.293
5.6%
0.6%
.073
25
C
109
.284
2.8%
0.0%
.019
26
CAG
SS
122
.265
9.0%
0.8%
.064
27
CC
CF
129
.243
9.3%
0.0%
.036
28
SS
125
.221
4.8%
0.0%
.043
29
BBB
3B
142
.214
4.9%
0.0%
.031
30
CBE
SS
132
.188
6.8%
0.0%
.018
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

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

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James