1948 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1948 Season


Negro American League


1947 / 1949

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Jim
LaMarque

Leaders

wOBA

# Player Team wOBA
1
BBB
.515
2
KCM
.513
3
BBB
.480
4
KCM
.450
5
BBB
.449
6
IC
.411
7
KCM
.383
8
BBB
.376
9
IC
.374
10
KCM
.366

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
KCM
184
2
BBB
179
3
BBB
164
4
KCM
150
5
IC
144
6
CBE
140
7
IC
122
8
KCM
115
9
KCM
113
10
BBB
106


Advanced Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
29
1106
.377
8.9%
0.9%
.123
2
NAL
44
1682
.362
9.3%
1.0%
.131
3
NAL
12
476
.342
7.6%
1.3%
.107
4
NAL
18
694
.331
8.4%
0.7%
.104
5
NAL
13
512
.319
8.0%
0.8%
.113
6
NAL
30
1121
.294
9.2%
0.4%
.056
6
1
146
5591
.342
8.8%
0.8%
.107



Players
# Team Pos
1
MRS
1B
59
.622
6.8%
1.7%
.222
2
BBB
SS
136
.515
11.0%
0.0%
.176
3
KCM
CF
189
.513
11.6%
3.2%
.265
4
BBB
RF
123
.480
15.4%
2.4%
.202
5
KCM
RF
192
.450
13.0%
2.1%
.215
6
BBB
2B
114
.449
6.1%
0.9%
.144
7
IC
3B
127
.411
11.0%
0.8%
.080
8
CAG
CF
55
.409
7.3%
0.0%
.080
9
CBE
SS
65
.403
7.7%
0.0%
.125
10
MRS
CF
46
.386
6.5%
2.2%
.143
11
CBE
3B
62
.384
14.5%
0.0%
.061
12
CAG
SS
53
.378
3.8%
1.9%
.143
13
BBB
1B
104
.376
13.5%
1.9%
.163
14
IC
2B
102
.374
5.9%
2.0%
.149
15
CAG
2B
49
.348
12.2%
2.0%
.146
16
KCM
C
158
.346
12.7%
0.0%
.059
17
CBE
1B
76
.342
5.3%
0.0%
.086
18
CBE
RF
72
.339
4.2%
0.0%
.090
19
KCM
SS
187
.339
7.5%
1.6%
.183
20
KCM
3B
197
.333
7.1%
0.5%
.099
21
CBE
LF
60
.308
10.0%
1.7%
.132
22
IC
LF
101
.307
6.9%
0.0%
.054
23
BBB
CF
123
.296
6.5%
0.0%
.071
24
IC
CF
97
.290
9.3%
0.0%
.034
25
KCM
2B
184
.282
7.6%
0.0%
.065
26
BBB
3B
134
.271
2.2%
0.0%
.063
27
MRS
LF
49
.270
18.4%
0.0%
.051
28
MRS
2B
45
.241
6.7%
0.0%
.075
29
MRS
RF
56
.228
5.4%
0.0%
.118
30
IC
SS
97
.212
5.2%
0.0%
.044
31
MRS
C
46
.153
4.3%
0.0%
.047
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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, Wayne Stivers, 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