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
BBB
.421
2
CBE
.413
3
CBE
.385
4
CAG
.377
5
KCM
.355
6
CIC
.350
7
BBB
.342
8
CAG/CIC
.333
9
BBB
.330
10
CBE
.327


Players


Bats:


Throws:



# Team Pos Bats Throws
1
KCM
31
P
5
12.1
5'10"
185
R
R
9/15/1912 (Spartanburg, SC)
3/6/1999 (East Orange, NJ)
2
KCM
43
1B
96
5'8"
160
R
R
5/19/1901 (Austin, TX)
6/9/1988 (Cincinnati, OH)
3
CBE
29
LF
57
5'9"
170
L
R
4/27/1915 (Madison, MS)
4/15/1974 (Carbondale, IL)
4
BBB
24
P
5
9.0
6'1"
184
R
R
5/3/1920 (Empire, AL)
5/2/1976 (Houston, TX)
5
MRS
31
2B
50
5'9"
163
R
R
11/22/1912 (Sulligent, AL)
12/17/1972 (Memphis, TN)
6
CAG
30
C
28
5'11"
175
R
R
7/2/1913 (Hazlehurst, GA)
7/25/2004 (Jacksonville, FL)
7
33
C
40
12.1
6'3"
225
B
R
8/5/1910 (Baton Rouge, LA)
2/27/1981 (Los Angeles, CA)
8
33
2B
21
5'10"
175
B
R
10/31/1910 (Henderson, KY)
9/11/1980 (Indianapolis, IN)
9
CAG
30
LF
56
5'8"
180
R
R
2/19/1914 (New Orleans, LA)
4/1/2006 (Houston, TX)
10
BBB
36
P
5
9.0
6'1"
195
R
R
1/13/1908 (Decatur, AL)
4/8/1982 (Cleveland, OH)
11
CBE
24
P
2.0
6'2"
202
L
3/24/1920 (East Saint Louis, IL)
12
CBE
27
P
15
48.0
5'9"
176
R
R
7/18/1916 (New Orleans, LA)
6/19/1971 (Cleveland, OH)
13
CBE
48
C
20
5'8"
175
R
R
7/6/1895 (Lexington, KY)
1/1981 (Erie, PA)
14
BBB
25
3B
103
5'8"
160
L
R
4/21/1919 (Mount Vernon, GA)
12/2/1990 (Chicago, IL)
15
CBE
25
P
1
2.2
6'0"
155
R
R
10/23/1918 (Hamburg, AR)
3/3/1999 (Detroit, MI)
16
MRS
42
C
20
5'7"
162
B
R
9/16/1901 (Birmingham, AL)
4/7/1972 (Memphis, TN)
17
28
SS
28
5'4"
152
R
R
8/18/1915 (Des Moines, IA)
11/22/1973 (East Moline, IL)
18
KCM
29
CF
4
5'11"
200
R
R
6/26/1915 (Shreveport, LA)
8/4/1996 (Houston, TX)
19
30
P
21
22.2
6'2"
200
L
L
2/15/1914 (Evansville, IN)
5/14/1985 (Uniontown, KY)
20
CBE
35
C
21
5'10"
170
R
R
5/2/1909 (Atlanta, GA)
21
CIC
28
P
2
7.0
6'0"
175
L
L
1/12/1916 (West Palm Beach, FL)
2/10/1966 (West Palm Beach, FL)
22
CIC
19
CF
40
5'7"
154
R
R
11/13/1924 (Guane, Cuba)
6/8/1990 (New York, NY)
23
MRS
32
1B
47
5'10"
152
L
R
1/9/1912 (Montgomery, AL)
1/17/1975 (Bessemer, AL)
24
CIC
42
3B
7
5'11"
172
R
R
3/6/1902 (Norfolk, VA)
12/3/1981 (Fort Myers, FL)
25
CBE
23
P
2
5.1
6'1"
210
R
R
5/1/1921 (Macon, GA)
12/25/1994 (Macon, GA)
26
MRS
27
P
2
7.0
5'9"
163
R
1/12/1917 (Ville Platte, LA)
27
CIC
34
P
2
5.0
6'1"
200
L
9/20/1909 (Vincennes, IN)
12/19/1987 (Bloomington, IN)
28
CBE
31
2B
45
5'9"
172
R
R
5/31/1913 (Pleasant Hill, AL)
10/24/1993 (Birmingham, AL)
29
CBE
23
C
4
5'8"
164
R
R
5/5/1921 (Laurel, MS)
9/13/2006 (Erie, PA)
30
34
RF
66
5'7"
150
L
R
3/25/1910 (Ardmore, MO)
3/31/1993 (Chicago, IL)
31
32
CF
64
2.2
5'5"
150
L
L
10/28/1911 (New Orleans, LA)
9/1985 (New Orleans, LA)
32
BBB
26
1B
96
6'3"
188
R
R
7/3/1917 (Piper, AL)
5/21/1997 (Birmingham, AL)
33
CIC
39
P
17
31.1
5'9"
168
R
R
11/19/1904 (Bartlesville, OK)
12/28/1968 (Chicago, IL)
34
CAG
28
2B
59
5'8"
170
L
R
3/27/1916 (Longview, TX)
35
KCM
43
C
38
6'0"
175
R
R
2/14/1901 (Kansas City, MO)
12/4/1973 (Kansas City, MO)
36
BBB
P
2
5.1
L
37
BBB
-
1
38
MRS
33
LF
3
6'2"
180
R
R
10/3/1910 (Atlanta, GA)
8/21/1993 (Pompano Beach, FL)
39
28
SS
20
5'4"
140
R
R
9/25/1915 (Galveston, TX)
1/9/1999 (Chattanooga, TN)
40
MRS
31
3B
49
5'8"
185
R
R
10/16/1912 (Memphis, TN)
1/1982 (Memphis, TN)
41
BBB
30
P
21
45.1
5'10"
168
R
R
5/7/1914 (Shreveport, LA)
3/25/1987 (Shreveport, LA)
42
CBE
27
LF
42
6'0"
170
B
R
6/30/1917 (Memphis, TN)
11/18/2006 (Erie, PA)
43
CIC
24
C
16
5'10"
187
R
R
1/20/1920 (Crawford, MS)
10/31/1997 (Birmingham, AL)
44
KCM
26
RF
42
5'6"
150
R
R
9/7/1917 (Conley, GA)
1/15/1996 (Atlanta, GA)
45
BBB
1B
4
46
CAG
32
C
9
5'10"
164
R
R
6/16/1912 (Panama City, FL)
12/1968 (Ocala, FL)
47
KCM
24
C
49
6'1"
185
R
R
5/29/1920 (Atlanta, GA)
11/11/1997 (Los Angeles, CA)
48
CIC
34
C
36
5'8"
165
R
R
1/12/1910 (Portsmouth, VA)
4/19/2000 (Los Angeles, CA)
49
MRS
P
0.2
50
CBE
28
SS
63
5'5"
152
R
R
2/20/1916 (New Orleans, LA)
11/1969 (New Orleans, LA)
51
BBB
36
P
14
31.2
5'9"
170
L
R
4/26/1908 (Lexington, KY)
1/31/1964 (Hartselle, AL)
52
BBB
P
1
1.0
53
MRS
23
P
13
37.2
5'10"
165
R
R
4/23/1921 (birthplace unknown)
10/10/1992 (Denver, CO)
54
MRS
37
RF
51
5'8"
155
R
R
4/10/1907 (Pontotoc, MS)
11/20/2003 (St. Louis, MO)
55
CAG
1B
4
L
56
CBE
21
P
20
44.2
6'2"
197
R
R
8/8/1922 (Boley, OK)
9/21/1985 (Erie, PA)
57
CBE
40
P
23
52.2
5'9"
163
R
R
1/27/1904 (Clearview, OK)
5/31/1972 (death place unknown)
58
BBB
21
P
0.2
5'7"
160
R
R
3/15/1923 (Hampden Sydney, VA)
4/23/2002 (Farmville, VA)
59
CAG
29
P
29
65.1
6'2"
195
R
R
7/11/1914 (Mount Airy, NC)
3/23/1998 (Springfield, MO)
60
CBE
27
CF
73
6'1"
178
B
R
1/23/1917 (Lowndes County, MS)
6/16/2001 (Erie, PA)
61
KCM
1B
17
L
62
CAG
P
6
19.2
5'10"
165
R
R
63
MRS
25
C
17
6'2"
205
L
R
7/19/1918 (Dublin, MS)
11/17/1998 (Memphis, TN)
64
CBE
-
1
65
MRS
P
4
13.0
L
L
66
CBE
29
SS
4
5'8"
140
R
R
2/16/1915 (Birmingham, AL)
67
KCM
23
LF
8
11.2
6'1"
173
L
L
7/29/1920 (Potosi, MO)
1/15/2000 (North Kansas City, MO)
68
MRS
41
P
1
1.1
6'1"
185
L
5/6/1903 (Cameron, TX)
9/24/1992 (Dunlay, TX)
69
KCM
21
P
17
20.0
5'11"
181
L
R
1/13/1923 (Gatesville, TX)
3/2/1992 (Corpus Christi, TX)
70
BBB
32
LF
65
5'10"
185
R
R
3/25/1912 (Princeton, IN)
10/4/2005 (Chicago, IL)
71
MRS
34
C
25
5'9"
210
R
R
9/7/1909 (Little Rock, AR)
7/1977 (Memphis, TN)
72
BBB
35
P
1
7.2
5'10"
180
R
R
10/1/1908 (Shreveport, LA)
3/10/1975 (Los Angeles, CA)
73
CIC
35
2B
10
5'11"
180
R
R
8/8/1908 (Montgomery, AL)
8/31/1990 (Chicago, IL)
74
KCM
36
P
29
22.2
6'2"
193
L
R
2/4/1908 (Palestine, TX)
3/19/1979 (Los Angeles, CA)
75
MRS
30
LF
24
16.2
5'11"
155
L
L
11/18/1913 (Crawfordsville, AR)
10/30/1998 (Memphis, TN)
76
CAG
36
1B
10
6'1"
201
L
L
11/19/1907 (Ellisville, MS)
12/5/1998 (Chicago, IL)
77
P
5
1.0
78
KCM
30
P
17
39.1
6'2"
195
R
R
9/13/1913 (Blackwell, AR)
12/12/1974 (Kansas City, MO)
79
MRS
31
LF
38
5'11"
165
L
R
1/21/1913 (Henderson, TX)
1/8/1990 (Garland, TX)
80
30
P
9
31.1
6'2"
170
R
L
8/11/1913 (Union, AL)
3/4/1991 (Chicago, IL)
81
BBB
22
CF
93
5'7"
163
B
R
9/6/1921 (Jacksonville, FL)
5/19/1972 (Chicago, IL)
82
CIC
28
-
1
5'11"
190
R
R
6/24/1916 (Monticello, FL)
12/14/1977 (Tampa, FL)
83
CIC
21
P
7
17.0
L
R
10/22/1922 (Quivicán, Cuba)
84
CIC
26
CF
43
9.0
6'3"
180
L
L
2/17/1918 (Birmingham, AL)
8/23/1982 (Cincinnati, OH)
85
CAG
25
LF
20
5'6"
160
L
4/21/1919 (Henderson, TX)
4/1973 (death place unknown)
86
KCM
27
LF
106
6'0"
190
R
R
5/14/1917 (East Saint Louis, IL)
7/4/1998 (Ferguson, MO)
87
BBB
35
1B
35
5'11"
169
B
R
5/13/1909 (Columbus, OH)
11/6/1980 (Oak Forest, IL)
88
MRS
34
P
16
37.2
5'11"
185
R
R
6/19/1910 (Cincinnati, OH)
7/16/1944 (Jackson, TN)
89
CAG
22
1B
50
6'0"
190
R
R
9/1/1921 (Bradenton, FL)
7/26/1949 (Philadelphia, PA)
90
BBB
25
P
0.2
5'10"
170
R
R
6/9/1919 (Bonham, AL)
6/23/1983 (Bremen Township, IL)
91
CIC
40
P
1.2
5'11"
188
8/29/1903 (Austin, TX)
11/5/1988 (Galveston, TX)
92
KCM
37
P
37
87.2
6'3"
180
R
R
7/7/1906 (Mobile, AL)
6/8/1982 (Kansas City, MO)
93
21
2B
54
5'11"
180
B
R
5/18/1923 (Memphis, TN)
1/4/2017 (Cedar Rapids, IA)
94
KCM
1B
6
R
R
95
CBE
35
C
1
5'7"
169
7/6/1908 (Nashville, TN)
12/27/1984 (Chicago, IL)
96
38
3B
61
5'11"
215
R
R
7/26/1905 (Mobile, AL)
11/13/1981 (Chicago, IL)
97
BBB
41
C
73
4.0
5'11"
186
R
R
7/7/1902 (Mobile, AL)
8/11/2005 (Chicago, IL)
98
CIC
32
RF
75
5'8"
160
L
R
6/28/1957 (Nashville, TN)
99
CIC
36
P
4
9.0
R
1908 (birthplace unknown)
100
MRS
36
CF
49
5'11"
183
R
R
7/31/1907 (Birmingham, AL)
7/23/1983 (Cincinnati, OH)
101
MRS
50
RF
7
L
R
7/21/1893 (Spartanburg, SC)
12/1981 (Memphis, TN)
102
CIC
33
P
8
20.1
5'5"
174
R
R
6/17/1911 (Havana, Cuba)
103
BBB
31
2B
85
6'1"
180
R
R
8/31/1912 (Calhoun, AL)
1/24/2002 (Elizabeth City, NC)
104
BBB
32
P
26
63.2
6'3"
175
B
R
12/31/1911 (Blytheville, AR)
4/8/1955 (Cleveland, OH)
105
30
LF
24
5'10"
165
L
L
8/28/1913 (Magnolia, AR)
3/7/1967 (Los Angeles, CA)
106
KCM
24
2B
115
5'11"
160
L
R
3/9/1920 (Natchez, LA)
8/1/1996 (Santa Clara, CA)
107
25
P
7
7.0
5'9"
150
B
R
12/9/1918 (Rena Lara, MS)
12/4/1997 (San Diego, CA)
108
CAG
37
C
22
R
R
1907 (birthplace unknown)
109
CIC
2B
56
5'9"
160
R
R
110
KCM
37
P
12
22.2
6'2"
180
R
R
2/27/1907 (Giddings, TX)
11/18/1983 (Kansas City, MO)
111
CAG
RF
30
L
L
112
KCM
27
CF
83
5'10"
160
R
R
1917 (birthplace unknown)
113
KCM
31
3B
122
5'9"
150
B
R
2/5/1913 (West Monroe, LA)
7/12/1978 (Los Angeles, CA)
114
BBB
28
RF
96
5'10"
185
L
R
8/8/1915 (Dallas County, AL)
10/1/1978 (Birmingham, AL)
115
CAG
23
P
5
13.2
6'2"
190
R
R
9/12/1920 (Cairo, IL)
5/1984 (Hallsboro, NC)
116
34
C
5
5'11"
165
R
R
1910 (Memphis, TN)
117
KCM
31
-
5'10"
168
R
5/28/1913 (Mobile, AL)
1/8/1945 (River Rouge, MI)
118
KCM
32
RF
47
8.0
5'8"
170
R
R
10/22/1911 (Mobile, AL)
9/28/1983 (Big Rapids, MI)
119
CAG
1B
5
R
L
120
CIC
33
2B
38
5'7"
150
R
R
8/16/1910 (Guanabacoa, Cuba)
121
KCM
30
-
5'7"
185
L
R
4/27/1914 (Tama, IA)
7/4/1987 (Des Moines, IA)
122
CIC
22
1B
68
5'8"
160
L
L
8/20/1921 (Güines, Cuba)
3/16/2008 (New York, NY)
123
CAG
3B
20
L
R
124
CIC
39
SS
42
5'11"
190
R
R
9/10/1904 (Austin, TX)
125
CBE
26
1B
69
5'9"
160
L
L
6/19/1918 (Greenville, FL)
12/13/1990 (Los Angeles, CA)
126
BBB
29
P
6
16.1
6'0"
185
1/26/1915 (Alma, AR)
4/11/1975 (Chicago, IL)
127
21
SS
13
5'7"
150
R
R
10/23/1922 (Austin, TX)
1/4/1994 (Austin, TX)
128
CAG
30
P
1.0
6'2"
195
L
R
12/28/1913 (Silsbee, TX)
12/10/1987 (Denver, CO)
129
BBB
-
1
130
KCM
31
SS
83
5'11"
160
R
R
6/22/1913 (Henderson, TX)
2/27/1990 (Kansas City, MO)
131
CBE
21
C
8
6'0"
185
L
R
2/5/1923 (Meridian, MS)
1/31/1996 (Chicago, IL)
132
CIC
26
P
11
27.2
6'2"
210
R
R
5/1/1918 (Shreveport, LA)
5/4/1986 (Shreveport, LA)
133
BBB
23
SS
101
5'10"
162
L
R
10/28/1920 (Jefferson County, AL)
10/31/2010 (Portland, OR)
134
KCM
31
C
15
6'3"
185
R
R
10/17/1912 (Newnan, GA)
10/23/1986 (Atlanta, GA)
135
CBE
32
3B
65
5'10"
188
R
R
2/6/1912 (Cordova, AL)
7/23/1977 (Cleveland, OH)
136
CAG
26
SS
19
5'10"
160
R
R
9/17/1917 (Chicago, IL)
3/1990 (Auburn Park, IL)
137
KCM
33
P
7
17.1
6'1"
180
R
R
5/7/1911 (Clarksville, TN)
10/23/1993 (Clarksville, TN)
138
CIC
26
LF
66
6'0"
163
R
R
9/23/1917 (Havana, Cuba)
139
BBB
35
LF
32
5'10"
184
R
R
6/10/1909 (Dallas, TX)
2/4/1997 (Berkeley, CA)
140
KCM
SS
35
R
R

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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.

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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, 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