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Baltimore Black Sox


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Record:
383 - 384 - 18 (.499)

1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Jud
Wilson

Top Pitcher


Laymon
Yokely

Leaders

Hits

# Player Years H
1
1922-1930
676
2
1924-1933
435
3
1927-1932
344
4
1929-1932
256
5
1923-1932
254
6
1928-1934
235
7
1923-1928
200
8
1924-1931
193
9
1923-1926
172
10
1926-1933
170

Strikeouts

# Player Years SO
1
1926-1933
429
2
1924-1928
250
3
1924-1929
168
4
1924-1928
157
5
1920-1924
150
6
1923-1926
136
7
1929-1932
131
8
1922-1933
99
9
1928-1934
73
10
1932-1932
68


Batting

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Hall of Famers:



Bats:





# Years Pos
1
1924-1931
SS
162
656
582
144
217
41
5
45
179
16
62
3
11
.373
.435
.691
1.125
207
2
1928-1934
RF
162
688
586
153
234
44
15
35
175
54
78
5
19
.398
.473
.702
1.174
187
3
1922-1930
1B
162
690
596
137
232
50
10
17
144
43
70
0
10
15
.389
.460
.592
1.052
177
4
1929-1932
SS
162
650
585
101
197
36
7
8
113
32
44
3
18
.336
.385
.465
.850
120
5
1923-1928
1B
162
652
576
70
183
27
10
5
96
8
60
2
14
.318
.385
.424
.809
113
6
1926-1933
C
162
592
516
68
152
24
9
11
89
4
52
4
21
.295
.364
.439
.803
109
7
1927-1932
CF
162
656
560
100
160
25
6
16
97
16
59
8
29
.286
.362
.439
.800
107
8
1924-1933
LF
162
712
644
117
177
27
10
6
79
40
49
3
17
.274
.328
.374
.702
90
9
1923-1926
C
162
615
555
76
151
24
4
2
75
39
37
2
22
.273
.319
.341
.661
85
10
1926-1931
2B
162
694
626
110
160
38
6
2
75
16
41
1
26
.255
.302
.348
.650
73
11
1924-1926
2B
162
637
573
77
137
26
3
3
63
24
42
0
22
.239
.291
.311
.602
65
12
1921-1928
SS
162
602
539
66
134
19
5
4
48
24
27
5
32
.248
.290
.320
.610
58
13
1923-1932
C
162
535
478
52
112
19
2
3
47
8
37
4
17
.234
.293
.300
.593
56
14
1928-1931
2B
162
696
598
122
135
11
4
2
49
22
76
4
18
.226
.317
.268
.585
48
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

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