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Record:
536 - 293 - 19 (.647)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
6 League Championships

Top Hitter


Buck
Leonard

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Years RBI
1
1934-1946
514
2
1930-1946
506
3
1926-1945
324
4
1935-1946
282
5
1932-1945
202
6
1931-1945
190
7
1940-1946
182
8
1935-1946
176
9
1939-1946
167
10
1932-1946
104

Strikeouts

# Player Years SO
1
1932-1945
584
2
1936-1945
310
3
1941-1945
210
4
1936-1945
199
5
1938-1943
161
6
1932-1937
129
7
1935-1939
115
8
1942-1945
111
9
1926-1932
86
10
1946-1946
83


Player List

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Hall of Famers:



Bats:


Throws:




# Years Pos B T
1
1937-1937
P
0.1
R
R
2
1932-1932
2B
154
5'8"
160
R
R
5/19/1901 (Austin, TX)
6/9/1988 (Cincinnati, OH)
3
1943-1943
P
1
2.1
175
L
R
1/25/1913 (Brevard, NC)
4
1932-1934
LF
114
6'3"
190
L
L
12/23/1906 (Burnsville, AL)
7/1964 (death place unknown)
5
1939-1943
SS
684
5'8"
175
R
R
9/18/1910 (Sulligent, AL)
7/24/1976 (Pittsburgh, PA)
6
1940-1940
C
14
6'0"
170
R
R
5/5/1918 (Ruleville, MS)
5/7/2003 (El Paso, TX)
7
1936-1936
C
56
6'3"
225
B
R
8/5/1910 (Baton Rouge, LA)
2/27/1981 (Los Angeles, CA)
8
1928-1935
3B
120
5'11"
200
R
R
1/10/1900 (Louisville, KY)
1/4/1956 (New York, NY)
9
1932-1943
LF
380
5'9"
157
B
L
5/17/1903 (Starkville, MS)
3/7/1991 (St. Louis, MO)
10
1932-1932
CF
27
27.0
5'11"
185
R
R
8/31/1897 (Lavaca County, TX)
3/16/1969 (El Campo, TX)
11
1935-1943
CF
1788
5'9"
165
B
R
11/9/1909 (Montgomery, AL)
11/23/1974 (Detroit, MI)
12
1933-1937
3B
252
5'11"
165
R
R
8/2/1902 (Bessemer, AL)
7/1979 (Pittsburgh, PA)
13
1941-1941
-
6'0"
180
R
R
3/25/1914 (Mobile, AL)
12/17/1995 (Mobile, AL)
14
1942-1942
P
15
34.1
6'3"
215
L
R
7/31/1921 (East Carnegie, PA)
1/12/1996 (Richmond, VA)
15
1936-1936
3B
7
16
1928-1940
3B
153
138.0
5'8"
175
R
R
7/6/1895 (Lexington, KY)
17
1933-1941
C
41
5'8"
165
L
R
6/3/1904 (New Orleans, LA)
11/1971 (Bronx, NY)
18
1939-1939
C
5
19
1932-1943
P
1108
1130.2
6'1"
195
B
R
2/23/1908 (Alger, OH)
2/8/1965 (Dayton, OH)
20
1934-1935
RF
94
5'6"
160
L
R
6/23/1907 (Salisbury, MD)
8/30/1989 (Philadelphia, PA)
21
1936-1936
3B
9
6'0"
175
R
R
1910 (birthplace unknown)
22
1934-1934
C
54
5'9"
170
B
R
12/24/1899 (Houston, TX)
2/9/1962 (Los Angeles, CA)
23
1928-1928
C
34
24
1928-1932
2B
122
5'10"
180
R
R
3/6/1902 (Norfolk, VA)
12/3/1981 (Fort Myers, FL)
25
1935-1943
2B
1281
5'6"
145
R
R
2/5/1910 (Wenonah, AL)
8/1973 (Pittsburgh, PA)
26
1940-1940
P
0.0
27
1942-1943
P
72
157.1
5'9"
170
L
R
12/8/1902 (Harpersville, AL)
1/23/1974 (Birmingham, AL)
28
1930-1931
1B
208
5'8"
185
L
L
10/14/1896 (Indianapolis, IN)
10/5/1954 (Philadelphia, PA)
29
1934-1934
P
1
3.2
30
1943-1943
RF
11
6'0"
180
L
R
12/24/1912 (Tampa, FL)
1/1973 (Los Angeles, CA)
31
1942-1942
SS
9
5'11"
210
R
R
3/13/1915 (Hopkins, SC)
1/18/1989 (Jeannette, PA)
32
1932-1932
CF
54
5'4"
165
R
R
7/20/1904 (Caddo, AR)
10/1979 (Schenectady, NY)
33
1930-1930
P
18
22.0
R
R
1903 (Caddo, AR)
2/13/1944 (Schenectady, NY)
34
1937-1937
3B
17
5'7"
170
R
R
8/31/1913 (Richmond, VA)
2/12/1994 (Palm Bay, FL)
35
1939-1939
CF
51
36
1937-1942
P
6
13.2
5'9"
170
R
R
10/30/1916 (Alexandria, VA)
3/14/1995 (Baltimore, MD)
37
1928-1928
SS
105
17.0
6'2"
195
R
R
5/25/1905 (Cidra, Cuba)
5/20/1971 (Cienfuegos, Cuba)
38
1936-1936
RF
100
6'2"
185
R
R
9/15/1902 (Kingston, GA)
7/20/1944 (Detroit, MI)
39
1936-1936
C
1
40
1935-1939
C
370
5'9"
160
L
R
9/24/1906 (Picayune, MS)
1/5/1991 (Lumberton, MS)
41
1933-1938
P
128
191.0
5'11"
180
R
R
3/23/1912 (Lenoir, NC)
3/26/1979 (Cincinnati, OH)
42
1932-1932
C
23
6'0"
175
R
R
2/14/1901 (Kansas City, MO)
12/4/1973 (Kansas City, MO)
43
1940-1943
3B
922
5'10"
175
B
R
11/26/1911 (Mount Olive, MS)
9/6/1993 (Collins, MS)
44
1932-1932
C
80
6'0"
175
B
R
9/16/1896 (Roanoke, VA)
9/1980 (Baltimore, MD)
45
1940-1940
P
4
8.0
170
R
1/26/1911 (Darby, PA)
11/15/1989 (Richmond, VA)
46
1930-1933
CF
335
6'0"
160
B
R
3/30/1899 (Louisville, KY)
8/23/1986 (Los Angeles, CA)
47
1934-1934
P
1
1.1
48
1928-1930
C
45
6'2"
200
L
R
1/31/1903 (Massillon, OH)
9/1/1979 (Schenectady, NY)
49
1941-1941
P
1
5.2
50
1939-1940
P
21
44.1
5'10"
165
R
R
51
1940-1942
LF
25
28.0
6'3"
215
R
R
8/2/1922 (Manassas, VA)
6/4/2004 (Manassas, VA)
52
1931-1931
P
27
62.0
6'0"
190
B
L
6/12/1904 (Calvert, TX)
9/16/1978 (Lorman, MS)
53
1928-1928
CF
104
5'7"
160
L
R
9/27/1895 (Russellville, AR)
3/28/1977 (Chicago, IL)
54
1932-1943
C
405
0.2
6'1"
185
R
R
3/19/1910 (Chattanooga, TN)
2/11/2000 (Pittsburgh, PA)
55
1934-1934
P
3
2.2
6'2"
165
R
R
2/1/1915 (Buena Vista, GA)
3/16/1952 (Pittsburgh, PA)
56
1930-1943
C
1211
6'1"
220
R
R
12/21/1911 (Buena Vista, GA)
1/20/1947 (Pittsburgh, PA)
57
1934-1935
SS
4
1909 (birthplace unknown)
58
1932-1932
1B
161
6'2"
180
L
R
5/2/1909 (Junction City, KS)
3/3/1992 (Topeka, KS)
59
1933-1933
1B
39
R
R
60
1934-1936
P
85
116.2
5'9"
156
L
L
12/11/1899 (birthplace unknown)
61
1928-1928
RF
104
5'11"
195
L
6/14/1896 (Proctorville, NC)
12/2/1967 (death place unknown)
62
1936-1936
C
1
5'11"
190
R
R
10/17/1911 (Stone Mountain, GA)
7/19/1989 (Stone Mountain, GA)
63
1940-1942
P
74
118.0
5'10"
180
L
L
64
1938-1938
P
6
16.0
R
2/27/1911 (Indianapolis, IN)
8/30/1977 (Indianapolis, IN)
65
1937-1937
LF
3
R
1908 (Calhoun, AL)
66
1928-1928
2B
32
R
3/5/1898 (Allegheny City, PA)
7/25/1964 (Pittsburgh, PA)
67
1928-1943
LF
2056
5'10"
168
L
R
6/10/1905 (Pensacola, FL)
2/23/1978 (Los Angeles, CA)
68
1936-1936
SS
19
R
R
11/12/1911 (Shreveport, LA)
1/12/1982 (New York, NY)
69
1940-1940
P
6
10.0
6'1"
195
R
R
70
1941-1941
P
13
28.2
71
1933-1933
2B
8
R
R
72
1932-1932
P
15
31.2
5'9"
175
R
R
10/20/1910 (Phoenix, AZ)
4/25/1948 (Villahermosa, Mexico)
73
1935-1940
SS
849
5'10"
165
R
R
9/13/1909 (Washington, DC)
2/14/1980 (Washington, DC)
74
1934-1934
RF
13
8/23/1909 (Knoxville, TN)
11/1977 (New Kensington, PA)
75
1940-1940
P
7
18.0
5'11"
154
R
R
8/5/1914 (Rochester, NY)
4/17/1995 (Rochester, NY)
76
1932-1934
P
4
8.1
77
1934-1934
C
6
78
1938-1938
3B
69
79
1940-1940
C
24
6'1"
195
R
R
1/25/1913 (Evergreen, AL)
8/12/1999 (Springfield, IL)
80
1930-1930
3B
85
5'11"
150
R
R
12/26/1899 (Snow Hill, MD)
6/15/1989 (Wilmington, DE)
81
1931-1931
CF
70
R
R
82
1943-1943
P
11
23.2
L
1922 (birthplace unknown)
83
1938-1938
3B
8
5'9"
165
R
R
10/6/1903 (Stony Point, NC)
12/1979 (Philadelphia, PA)
84
1928-1928
LF
11
85
1934-1943
1B
1743
5'10"
185
L
L
9/8/1907 (Rocky Mount, NC)
11/27/1997 (Rocky Mount, NC)
86
1933-1933
SS
5
R
R
87
1928-1928
3B
18
R
R
1895 (Tulsa, OK)
88
1934-1934
2B
46
5'9"
190
B
R
3/18/1912 (St. Louis, MO)
7/15/1991 (death place unknown)
89
1943-1943
P
0.0
90
1940-1940
C
12
6'3"
198
R
R
9/1/1916 (New Orleans, LA)
10/10/1990 (Los Angeles, CA)
91
1932-1932
P
37
48.0
5'9"
175
L
L
3/12/1907 (Moberly, MO)
2/6/1968 (St. Paul, MN)
92
1933-1933
1B
40
L
L
10/22/1898 (birthplace unknown)
5/1990 (Birmingham, AL)
93
1928-1928
P
6
16.0
6'1"
180
L
R
1/1/1900 (Glasgow, DE)
6/12/1982 (Philadelphia, PA)
94
1937-1941
P
52
114.0
6'1"
195
R
R
7/22/1908 (Mobile, AL)
4/29/1968 (Bonifay, FL)
95
1935-1943
P
3
10.0
5'10"
170
L
L
4/29/1896 (Atlantic City, NJ)
3/23/1985 (Homewood, PA)
96
1933-1933
2B
36
5'10"
170
B
R
5/13/1909 (Columbus, OH)
11/6/1980 (Oak Forest, IL)
97
1935-1935
P
3
6.0
98
1939-1941
C
27
5'9"
190
L
R
1/3/1913 (Baldwin County, GA)
3/16/1983 (Pittsburgh, PA)
99
1940-1940
P
2
5.0
100
1928-1931
RF
51
41.2
5'6"
155
R
R
9/7/1893 (Reidsville, NC)
4/30/1960 (Washington, DC)

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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