1948 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1948 Season


Negro American League


1947 / 1949

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Jim
LaMarque

Leaders

On Base %

# Player Team OBP
1
BBB
.507
2
BBB
.480
3
KCM
.476
4
BBB
.439
5
KCM
.437
6
IC
.429
7
KCM
.402
8
KCM
.396
9
BBB
.379
10
KCM
.372

K/BB

# Player Team SO/BB
1
KCM
3.71
2
KCM
3.15
3
IC
2.92
4
BBB
2.69
5
BBB
2.35
6
KCM
1.94
7
KCM
1.77
8
BBB
1.55
9
CAG
1.50
10
IC
1.45


Pitching


Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
22
7
.759
53
29
14
2
2
245.2
136
102
269
12
90
156
6
5
1092
3.74
122
2
NAL
26
16
.619
64
44
28
3
5
378.2
222
160
376
9
159
276
11
0
20
1684
3.80
118
3
NAL
7
10
.412
28
18
10
0
0
147.1
101
71
156
4
74
75
0
1
11
693
4.34
112
4
NAL
5
22
.185
44
30
18
0
0
237.2
192
142
290
12
87
105
3
0
9
1097
5.38
93
5
NAL
5
8
.385
26
13
4
0
1
110.2
100
79
145
9
59
46
0
1
1
537
6.42
75
6
NAL
2
10
.167
21
12
5
0
0
99.1
94
77
141
4
42
55
7
0
6
489
6.98
66
6
1
67
73
.479
236
146
79
5
8
1219.1
845
631
1377
50
511
713
27
2
52
5592
4.66
101



Players
# Team Role
1
KCM
SP
4
2
.667
8
7
6
1
1
55.2
24
15
49
0
13
41
3
0
5
229
2.43
184
2
BBB
RP
7
2
.778
14
4
1
0
1
60.0
25
17
70
1
13
35
3
1
263
2.55
179
3
BBB
SP
5
1
.833
7
7
5
1
0
51.2
19
16
45
3
17
40
0
0
214
2.79
164
4
KCM
SP
9
3
.750
15
12
11
1
1
112.0
45
37
109
3
21
78
3
0
6
468
2.97
150
5
IC
SP
1
4
.200
7
6
5
0
0
49.1
29
19
47
1
15
17
1
0
0
211
3.47
144
6
CBE
SP
5
3
.625
9
8
6
0
0
62.1
35
24
58
2
26
29
0
1
6
279
3.47
140
7
IC
SP
2
2
.500
5
5
3
0
0
33.0
20
15
39
1
11
16
1
0
2
145
4.09
122
8
KCM
RP
4
2
.667
11
7
4
0
0
63.2
39
28
72
2
22
39
1
0
1
285
3.96
113
9
BBB
SP
4
2
.667
10
8
4
0
0
54.1
38
26
59
5
21
27
2
3
248
4.31
106
10
BBB
RP
3
2
.600
8
5
4
1
1
46.2
29
23
53
0
22
34
1
1
216
4.44
103
11
MRS
RP
0
2
.000
3
1
0
0
0
13.0
9
7
14
3
5
3
0
0
0
57
4.85
100
12
IC
RP
1
4
.200
9
5
2
0
0
50.0
36
28
55
3
13
38
0
0
2
218
5.04
99
13
KCM
RP
4
4
.500
11
7
4
1
1
56.0
43
29
33
0
60
62
2
0
5
270
4.66
96
14
CBE
SP
0
2
.000
3
3
2
0
0
19.2
19
12
23
0
7
11
0
0
0
93
5.49
88
15
MRS
SP
1
2
.333
4
3
1
0
0
21.0
16
13
25
2
11
16
0
1
0
98
5.57
87
16
MRS
RP
3
2
.600
8
5
2
0
0
32.2
27
21
42
1
15
9
0
0
0
155
5.79
84
17
CAG
SP
0
1
.000
3
3
0
0
0
16.1
12
10
23
0
4
7
0
0
2
75
5.51
84
18
IC
RP
1
4
.200
7
4
4
0
0
40.1
35
27
44
2
16
11
0
0
5
191
6.02
83
19
MRS
RP
0
1
.000
4
2
0
0
1
16.1
13
11
16
1
11
8
0
0
0
80
6.06
80
20
CAG
SP
1
3
.250
4
3
3
0
0
24.0
18
16
28
1
10
14
0
0
0
114
6.00
77
21
CAG
RP
1
1
.500
4
1
1
0
0
24.2
27
20
31
0
12
18
2
0
3
124
7.30
63
22
MRS
RP
1
1
.500
4
1
1
0
0
16.0
19
15
28
1
8
8
0
0
1
84
8.44
57
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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