1947 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Season


Negro American League


1946 / 1948

Top Hitter


Hank
Thompson

Top Pitcher


Ford
Smith

Leaders

OPS

# Player Team OPS
1
CBE
1.073
2
KCM
1.038
3
CBE
1.025
4
KCM
.963
5
KCM
.923
6
CBE
.923
7
CAG
.880
8
KCM
.871
9
MRS
.845
10
KCM
.811


Advanced Pitching


Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
482.1
1.56
13.3%
9.5%
1.41
0.5%
2
NAL
222.1
1.58
8.9%
8.0%
1.11
1.3%
3
NAL
172.0
1.53
12.2%
11.3%
1.08
0.8%
4
NAL
134.0
1.28
13.3%
7.8%
1.71
0.7%
5
NAL
129.1
1.64
12.2%
11.5%
1.06
0.8%
6
NAL
128.1
1.63
10.6%
7.8%
1.35
1.2%
6
1
1268.1
1.55
12.0%
9.3%
1.28
0.8%



Players
# Team Role
1
KCM
SP
105.0
1.42
17.0%
7.2%
2.35
0.0%
2
KCM
RP
75.2
1.55
7.3%
3.8%
1.92
0.6%
3
CIC
SP
60.1
1.31
7.7%
4.2%
1.82
0.0%
4
KCM
RP
57.1
2.09
8.7%
12.7%
0.68
2.0%
5
KCM
SP
56.0
1.20
11.2%
9.9%
1.13
0.4%
6
KCM
RP
45.0
1.24
14.8%
8.7%
1.71
0.0%
7
CAG
SP
36.1
1.16
16.3%
13.6%
1.20
0.0%
8
KCM
RP
36.0
1.83
12.2%
10.0%
1.22
1.1%
9
CBE
SP
36.0
1.33
13.5%
7.7%
1.75
0.0%
10
RP
35.2
1.82
9.3%
14.5%
0.64
0.0%
11
BBB
RP
29.2
1.38
12.1%
5.3%
2.29
0.0%
12
CIC
SP
29.1
1.64
6.1%
8.3%
0.73
2.3%
13
CAG
RP
27.2
1.59
14.3%
9.0%
1.58
2.3%
14
KCM
SP
27.0
1.19
24.8%
11.1%
2.23
0.0%
15
CIC
SP
26.0
1.50
9.3%
4.2%
2.20
2.5%
16
RP
25.0
2.20
6.9%
11.5%
0.60
0.8%
17
CIC
SP
24.2
1.91
10.6%
12.2%
0.87
0.8%
18
CAG
SP
24.0
1.42
12.0%
9.3%
1.30
0.9%
19
BBB
RP
24.0
1.71
8.3%
13.8%
0.60
0.9%
20
CBE
SP
23.1
1.07
10.3%
4.1%
2.50
1.0%
21
CAG
RP
23.0
2.00
10.4%
11.3%
0.92
0.0%
22
CAG
RP
22.2
1.76
12.4%
11.4%
1.08
1.0%
23
MRS
SP
22.0
0.82
23.9%
9.1%
2.63
0.0%
24
MRS
SP
21.2
1.66
6.9%
7.9%
0.88
0.0%
25
CAG
RP
21.2
1.34
7.4%
8.4%
0.88
1.1%
26
CIC
SP
20.1
1.77
11.0%
14.0%
0.79
3.0%
27
CBE
SP
20.0
0.90
15.4%
6.4%
2.40
0.0%
28
KCM
SP
20.0
2.30
20.2%
21.9%
0.92
0.9%
29
BBB
SP
20.0
1.80
5.3%
6.3%
0.83
2.1%
30
BBB
SP
18.2
1.45
10.0%
10.0%
1.00
1.3%
31
MRS
SP
18.2
1.39
14.1%
11.8%
1.20
1.2%
32
KCM
SP
17.0
0.82
29.0%
1.6%
18.00
0.0%
33
CIC
SP
15.2
1.60
9.3%
4.0%
2.33
2.7%
34
CBE
SP
15.1
1.76
18.9%
20.3%
0.93
1.4%
35
BBB
SP
15.0
1.47
19.4%
7.5%
2.60
1.5%
36
CIC
SP
14.2
1.43
9.2%
10.8%
0.86
0.0%
37
MRS
SP
14.0
1.29
11.7%
11.7%
1.00
0.0%
38
CAG
RP
12.2
1.58
9.8%
14.8%
0.67
0.0%
39
CBE
SP
12.1
1.14
11.3%
3.8%
3.00
1.9%
40
MRS
SP
12.1
2.03
14.5%
21.0%
0.69
1.6%
41
CBE
RP
11.0
1.91
13.2%
5.7%
2.33
0.0%
42
BBB
RP
10.0
1.50
6.7%
4.4%
1.50
2.2%
43
CIC
RP
9.2
1.34
11.6%
9.3%
1.25
2.3%
44
CBE
RP
9.1
1.29
9.8%
4.9%
2.00
2.4%
45
MRS
SP
8.0
1.88
14.0%
9.3%
1.50
0.0%
46
CIC
SP
8.0
2.00
15.4%
10.3%
1.50
0.0%
47
BBB
SP
6.2
2.10
14.7%
2.9%
5.00
0.0%
48
KCM
SP
6.0
2.00
12.9%
9.7%
1.33
0.0%
49
MRS
RP
5.2
1.76
14.3%
3.6%
4.00
3.6%
50
CIC
SP
4.2
1.71
0.0%
19.0%
0.00
0.0%
51
BBB
RP
4.1
3.00
12.0%
8.0%
1.50
4.0%
52
MRS
SP
4.1
2.31
4.5%
18.2%
0.25
4.5%
53
KCM
RP
4.0
2.75
8.3%
12.5%
0.67
0.0%
54
CBE
RP
3.2
1.09
6.7%
6.7%
1.00
0.0%
55
CBE
RP
3.0
0.67
16.7%
8.3%
2.00
0.0%
56
MRS
RP
2.2
3.00
7.1%
14.3%
0.50
0.0%
57
CIC
RP
2.1
2.57
7.1%
7.1%
1.00
0.0%
58
KCM
RP
1.2
3.60
0.0%
30.8%
0.00
0.0%
59
CIC
RP
1.0
5.00
0.0%
12.5%
0.00
0.0%
60
CIC
RP
0.2
0.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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