1947 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Season


Negro American League


1946 / 1948

Top Hitter


Hank
Thompson

Top Pitcher


Ford
Smith

Leaders

wOBA

# Player Team wOBA
1
CBE
.476
2
KCM
.464
3
CBE
.448
4
KCM
.437
5
CBE
.424
6
KCM
.416
7
KCM
.412
8
CAG
.409
9
KCM
.392
10
MRS
.388

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
CBE
0.90
2
KCM
1.33
3
KCM
1.77
4
MRS
2.05
5
CBE
2.70
6
CAG
2.72
7
CBE
2.75
8
CAG
3.32
9
CAG
3.38
10
KCM
3.40


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
16
601
.368
7.2%
1.7%
.142
2
NAL
56
2151
.353
9.9%
1.2%
.121
3
NAL
15
636
.337
11.3%
0.5%
.069
4
NAL
15
598
.323
6.9%
0.3%
.080
5
NAL
20
798
.314
7.3%
0.3%
.064
6
NAL
26
1036
.309
8.5%
0.3%
.065
6
1
154
5820
.337
8.9%
0.8%
.095



Players
# Team Pos
1
BBB
RF
56
.490
17.9%
0.0%
.089
2
CBE
SS
60
.476
6.7%
5.0%
.327
3
KCM
CF
177
.464
6.8%
2.8%
.274
4
CBE
CF
73
.448
11.0%
2.7%
.242
5
BBB
2B
59
.448
8.5%
1.7%
.222
6
MRS
RF
49
.426
20.4%
4.1%
.189
7
CBE
1B
73
.424
5.5%
1.4%
.141
8
CAG
LF
90
.409
7.8%
1.1%
.104
9
MRS
CF
63
.388
6.3%
0.0%
.158
10
BBB
LF
59
.385
1.7%
0.0%
.173
11
BBB
SS
68
.383
16.2%
0.0%
.056
12
CIC
3B
111
.376
7.2%
0.9%
.127
13
CBE
RF
63
.375
15.9%
0.0%
.020
14
MRS
2B
55
.371
16.4%
0.0%
.024
15
CAG
2B
91
.369
3.3%
0.0%
.080
16
KCM
3B
242
.363
5.8%
0.4%
.090
17
KCM
1B
207
.359
10.1%
1.0%
.137
18
CAG
C
63
.357
7.9%
0.0%
.071
19
BBB
CF
69
.354
2.9%
0.0%
.076
20
CBE
2B
62
.343
0.0%
1.6%
.100
21
CIC
2B
112
.335
8.0%
0.0%
.068
22
KCM
2B
184
.334
15.8%
0.0%
.071
23
CIC
CF
91
.334
13.2%
1.1%
.104
24
CBE
LF
60
.324
3.3%
0.0%
.091
25
MRS
1B
72
.320
8.3%
0.0%
.016
26
CIC
RF
97
.320
11.3%
1.0%
.049
27
KCM
LF
224
.313
8.5%
0.9%
.112
28
KCM
RF
175
.313
10.9%
0.6%
.061
29
CAG
3B
64
.312
12.5%
1.6%
.109
30
CAG
CF
71
.289
4.2%
0.0%
.074
31
CIC
LF
104
.287
9.6%
0.0%
.033
32
CAG
SS
70
.285
5.7%
0.0%
.061
33
CIC
1B
107
.280
2.8%
0.0%
.049
34
MRS
2B
50
.273
6.0%
0.0%
.047
35
BBB
C
47
.242
6.4%
0.0%
.023
36
MRS
SS
53
.241
11.3%
0.0%
.021
37
BBB
3B
61
.171
1.6%
0.0%
.000
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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