1944 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Season


Negro American League


1943 / 1945

Top Hitter


Artie
Wilson

Top Pitcher


Satchel
Paige

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
CAG
.400
2
BBB
.379
3
CBE
.377
4
BBB
.357
5
CIC/KCM
.351
6
CBE
.341
7
BBB
.339
8
BBB
.323
9
KCM
.320
10
CIC/CAG
.319


All-1944 Team


Glossary

Left Field Tm
CAG
1.0
0.6
0.4
CIC
0.7
0.7
0.0
Center Field Tm
CBE
1.5
1.0
0.5
BBB
0.7
0.1
0.6

Right Field Tm
BBB
2.0
2.2
-0.1
CAG
1.6
0.3
0.8
Shortstop Tm
BBB
3.0
1.9
0.9
KCM
1.9
0.5
1.2
Second Base Tm
KCM
3.0
2.3
0.4
BBB
2.3
1.1
1.0
Third Base Tm
KCM
1.4
1.3
0.1
BBB
1.3
1.1
0.2
First Base Tm
BBB
0.3
0.1
0.3
CAG
0.2
0.2
0.1
 
Catcher Tm
KCM
0.4
0.4
0.0
CAG
0.3
0.0
0.2
Starting Pitcher Tm
KCM
98.1
4.4
4.5
-0.1
MRS
79.0
3.1
2.4
0.5
CBE
41.0
1.8
1.7
0.1
MRS
48.1
1.7
1.8
0.0
Relief Pitcher Tm
CBE
60.2
2.5
2.7
-0.2
MRS
44.0
1.7
1.8
-0.1
KCM
57.2
1.3
0.9
0.3
BBB
9.2
0.6
0.4
0.3

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

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, 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