1947 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Season


Negro American League


1946 / 1948

Top Hitter


Hank
Thompson

Top Pitcher


Ford
Smith

Leaders

Runs Scored

# Player Team R
1
KCM
44
2
KCM
42
3
KCM
39
4
KCM
35
5
KCM
31
6
KCM
29
7
KCM
24
8
KCM
23
9
CIC
20
10
CBE
20


Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
16
601
535
91
159
28
9
10
86
17
43
9
14
.297
.359
.439
.799
116
2
NAL
56
2151
1872
347
517
88
32
25
288
60
214
18
47
.276
.356
.397
.753
102
3
NAL
15
636
540
96
143
22
3
3
81
13
72
9
15
.265
.361
.333
.694
87
4
NAL
15
598
537
77
146
21
8
2
58
10
41
6
14
.272
.330
.352
.682
85
5
NAL
20
798
721
98
191
30
5
2
74
12
58
6
13
.265
.325
.329
.654
77
6
NAL
26
1036
924
127
234
35
8
3
106
8
88
6
18
.253
.322
.318
.640
74
6
1
154
5820
5129
836
1390
224
65
45
693
120
516
54
121
.271
.344
.366
.710
92



Players
# Team Pos
1
CBE
SS
15
60
55
8
19
3
3
3
12
1
4
1
0
.345
.400
.673
1.073
188
2
KCM
CF
40
177
164
31
59
16
7
5
50
7
12
0
1
.360
.403
.634
1.038
178
3
CBE
CF
16
73
62
20
22
5
2
2
6
10
8
0
3
.355
.429
.597
1.025
176
4
BBB
RF
13
56
45
12
18
4
0
0
12
0
10
1
0
.400
.518
.489
1.007
172
5
BBB
2B
13
59
54
13
19
3
3
1
10
1
5
0
0
.352
.407
.574
.981
163
6
MRS
RF
11
49
37
7
11
1
0
2
10
0
10
0
2
.297
.447
.486
.933
150
7
CBE
1B
16
73
64
13
23
6
0
1
12
2
4
3
2
.359
.423
.500
.923
149
8
CAG
LF
20
90
77
17
27
5
0
1
7
3
7
3
3
.351
.425
.455
.880
137
9
BBB
LF
15
59
52
10
17
3
3
0
5
1
1
3
3
.327
.375
.500
.875
135
10
MRS
CF
13
63
57
14
18
5
2
0
11
1
4
1
1
.316
.371
.474
.845
126
11
CIC
3B
26
111
102
20
32
8
1
1
15
1
8
0
1
.314
.364
.441
.805
118
12
BBB
SS
14
68
54
10
17
1
1
0
3
2
11
0
3
.315
.431
.370
.801
117
13
CAG
2B
20
91
87
15
29
3
2
0
11
2
3
1
0
.333
.363
.414
.776
109
14
KCM
3B
54
242
222
44
70
5
6
1
24
15
14
3
3
.315
.364
.405
.769
107
15
CBE
RF
16
63
51
8
16
1
0
0
7
0
10
0
2
.314
.426
.333
.760
107
16
KCM
1B
52
207
182
42
50
13
3
2
28
9
21
1
3
.275
.353
.412
.765
106
17
CAG
C
16
63
56
10
17
2
1
0
8
3
5
1
1
.304
.371
.375
.746
101
18
CBE
2B
16
62
60
10
19
3
0
1
13
1
0
1
1
.317
.328
.417
.745
101
19
BBB
CF
15
69
66
12
21
5
0
0
2
2
2
1
0
.318
.348
.394
.742
100
20
MRS
2B
11
55
42
8
11
1
0
0
7
1
9
3
1
.262
.426
.286
.712
93
21
KCM
2B
45
184
141
24
34
8
1
0
16
3
29
3
11
.241
.382
.312
.694
88
22
CIC
2B
26
112
103
12
29
5
1
0
9
0
9
0
0
.282
.339
.350
.689
87
23
CIC
CF
23
91
77
11
18
3
1
1
7
2
12
1
1
.234
.344
.338
.682
86
24
CBE
LF
15
60
55
4
15
3
1
0
10
2
2
2
1
.273
.322
.364
.686
85
25
KCM
RF
48
175
147
29
38
6
0
1
21
6
19
0
9
.259
.343
.320
.663
79
26
CIC
RF
24
97
82
17
21
1
0
1
8
0
11
1
3
.256
.351
.305
.656
79
27
KCM
LF
57
224
205
35
49
7
5
2
22
10
19
0
0
.239
.304
.351
.655
76
28
CAG
3B
16
64
55
10
12
3
0
1
4
0
8
0
1
.218
.317
.327
.645
74
29
MRS
1B
15
72
64
9
17
1
0
0
4
2
6
2
0
.266
.347
.281
.628
70
30
MRS
2B
12
50
43
4
11
0
1
0
9
0
3
0
4
.256
.304
.302
.607
63
31
CAG
CF
16
71
68
8
17
3
1
0
3
0
3
0
0
.250
.282
.324
.605
63
32
CIC
1B
26
107
102
13
26
3
1
0
11
2
3
1
1
.255
.283
.304
.587
59
33
CAG
SS
17
70
66
9
16
2
1
0
5
1
4
0
0
.242
.286
.303
.589
59
34
CIC
LF
25
104
91
11
20
3
0
0
12
0
10
2
1
.220
.311
.253
.563
54
35
BBB
C
15
47
44
4
9
1
0
0
5
0
3
0
0
.205
.255
.227
.483
30
36
MRS
SS
14
53
47
10
8
1
0
0
8
1
6
0
0
.170
.264
.191
.456
23
37
BBB
3B
13
61
56
6
10
0
0
0
4
0
1
0
4
.179
.193
.179
.372
0
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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