1946 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1946 Season


Negro American League


1945 / 1947

Top Hitter


Sam
Hairston

Top Pitcher


Peanuts
Davis

Leaders

Slugging %

# Player Team SLG
1
CIC
.535
2
CAG
.533
3
KCM
.528
4
CBE
.481
5
KCM
.464
6
KCM
.435
7
CIC
.409
8
CBE
.389
9
CIC
.384
10
CBE
.380


Advanced Batting


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
9
349
.331
9.2%
0.0%
.058
2
NAL
14
535
.330
7.3%
0.6%
.072
3
NAL
21
875
.327
10.4%
0.3%
.064
4
NAL
29
1049
.326
8.4%
0.8%
.095
5
NAL
16
616
.291
5.8%
0.5%
.059
6
NAL
8
306
.274
4.2%
0.3%
.060
6
1
99
3730
.317
8.0%
0.5%
.072



Players
# Team Pos
1
CIC
C
99
.465
13.1%
2.0%
.174
2
BBB
RF
36
.458
27.8%
0.0%
.120
3
CBE
1B
56
.445
5.4%
0.0%
.058
4
CAG
3B
64
.444
6.3%
3.1%
.167
5
BBB
2B
39
.421
17.9%
0.0%
.188
6
KCM
RF
96
.418
12.5%
2.1%
.143
7
MRS
RF
25
.412
12.0%
4.0%
.143
8
KCM
CF
114
.403
5.3%
1.8%
.222
9
MRS
CF
28
.402
0.0%
0.0%
.143
10
MRS
1B
30
.389
13.3%
0.0%
.077
11
CIC
CF
91
.372
11.0%
0.0%
.063
12
BBB
SS
42
.370
11.9%
0.0%
.000
13
CBE
3B
56
.366
12.5%
0.0%
.000
14
CBE
C
45
.366
20.0%
2.2%
.194
15
BBB
1B
29
.361
0.0%
0.0%
.074
16
CBE
LF
48
.361
10.4%
0.0%
.047
17
KCM
1B
111
.355
12.6%
0.0%
.063
18
CIC
RF
81
.355
8.6%
0.0%
.110
19
CBE
RF
53
.353
1.9%
0.0%
.020
20
CIC
2B
104
.346
13.5%
0.0%
.057
21
CAG
RF
57
.334
8.8%
0.0%
.080
22
CAG
2B
59
.326
13.6%
0.0%
.020
23
KCM
SS
96
.324
11.5%
1.0%
.100
24
CBE
CF
63
.324
6.3%
1.6%
.121
25
CAG
CF
52
.314
5.8%
0.0%
.020
26
CBE
2B
51
.305
3.9%
0.0%
.020
27
KCM
3B
118
.303
6.8%
0.0%
.009
28
KCM
LF
114
.300
9.6%
0.0%
.010
29
MRS
3B
27
.288
7.4%
0.0%
.040
30
BBB
3B
41
.284
2.4%
0.0%
.077
31
LF
62
.260
11.3%
0.0%
.000
32
CAG
1B
62
.251
4.8%
1.6%
.069
33
SS
68
.250
1.5%
0.0%
.106
34
MRS
SS
29
.249
0.0%
0.0%
.040
35
BBB
C
33
.242
3.0%
0.0%
.031
36
MRS
LF
26
.232
3.8%
0.0%
.040
37
MRS
2B
30
.156
3.3%
0.0%
.000
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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