1944 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Season


Negro American League


1943 / 1945

Top Hitter


Artie
Wilson

Top Pitcher


Satchel
Paige

Leaders

Slugging %

# Player Team SLG
1
CBE
.619
2
BBB
.547
3
CAG
.547
4
BBB
.506
5
KCM
.505
6
CBE
.492
7
CAG/CIC
.471
8
BBB
.447
9
CIC
.433
10
BBB
.433

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
KCM
447
2
KCM
405
3
CBE
223
4
BBB
192
5
CAG
158
6
CBE
153
7
KCM
143
8
MRS
121
9
BBB
119
10
CAG
119


Pitching


Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
19
10
.655
47
30
14
3
2
255.1
93
70
200
78
153
2
3
2.47
130
2
NAL
5
8
.385
21
12
6
1
1
113.2
46
39
101
23
57
1
2
3.08
103
3
NAL
4
12
.250
22
16
12
0
0
133.0
66
49
138
37
58
4
0
3.32
94
4
NAL
8
17
.320
40
25
13
3
0
211.0
116
83
205
68
86
0
4
3.54
93
5
NAL
10
9
.526
25
19
13
2
0
155.1
72
59
159
49
58
4
0
3.42
92
6
NAL
8
9
.471
26
18
10
0
0
141.1
85
72
162
34
62
1
3
4.58
69
6
1
54
65
.454
181
120
68
9
3
1010.0
478
372
965
289
474
12
12
3.31
96



Players
# Team Role
1
KCM
SP
6
3
.667
14
14
5
3
0
87.2
13
7
53
18
85
1
1
0.72
447
2
CBE
RP
2
1
.667
7
4
3
0
0
44.2
9
7
36
11
16
0
0
1.41
223
3
BBB
RP
0
3
.000
5
3
2
0
0
31.2
12
6
21
8
11
0
1
1.71
192
4
MRS
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
13.0
3
3
10
5
4
0
0
2.08
153
5
CBE
SP
5
2
.714
7
7
6
2
0
48.0
13
11
39
21
15
0
0
2.06
153
6
MRS
RP
3
2
.600
7
4
2
0
0
37.2
15
11
29
8
26
0
1
2.63
121
7
CAG
SP
3
5
.375
8
8
7
0
0
65.1
27
19
63
18
29
0
0
2.62
119
8
MRS
SP
1
2
.333
6
4
3
1
0
37.2
13
12
35
6
8
1
1
2.87
111
9
CIC
SP
3
1
.750
4
4
3
0
0
31.1
11
10
28
7
23
0
0
2.87
110
10
BBB
SP
2
5
.286
8
6
3
1
0
45.1
25
17
42
17
24
0
0
3.38
97
11
MRS
SP
1
1
.500
3
2
1
0
0
16.2
9
7
18
3
14
0
0
3.78
84
12
BBB
RP
3
3
.500
11
6
4
0
0
63.2
40
31
75
6
19
0
0
4.38
75
13
CIC
RP
2
3
.400
7
3
1
0
0
27.2
13
13
23
8
6
0
0
4.23
74
14
KCM
RP
1
3
.250
9
4
2
0
1
39.1
22
20
37
20
18
1
0
4.58
70
15
CAG
SP
0
2
.000
3
2
2
0
0
19.2
14
10
22
9
11
2
0
4.58
68
16
CBE
SP
3
5
.375
8
6
4
0
0
52.2
35
29
62
13
21
4
0
4.96
64
17
SP
0
5
.000
6
5
2
0
0
31.1
24
19
38
12
10
2
0
5.46
58
18
CIC
SP
1
1
.500
5
4
1
0
0
20.1
16
13
36
2
12
0
0
5.75
55
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = 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.


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