1923 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1923 Birmingham Black Barons


16 - 25 - 4


(5th place in the Independent Clubs )

1922 / 1924 (Team History)

Managed by:
Poindexter Williams (15-23-4)

Top Hitter


Geechie
Meredith

Top Pitcher


Harry
Salmon

League Ranks (5 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
88
5th ERA+
101
3rd
OPS
.584
5th ERA
3.19
2nd
BA
.242
4th BA
.256
3rd
OBP
.285
5th K/BB
1.32
3rd
SLG
.299
5th K%
9.2%
3rd
BB%
5.0%
5th BB%
6.9%
3rd
K%
HR%
0.4%
4th
ISO
.057
5th WHIP
1.27
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
• 1 member of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
24
34
114
108
13
16
2
0
0
8
0
3
0
3
.148
.171
.167
.338
9
1B
24
45
197
176
27
46
4
0
1
15
3
14
1
6
.261
.319
.301
.621
100
2B
26
35
152
144
29
44
4
4
1
14
6
4
0
4
.306
.324
.410
.734
136
3B
33
125
109
14
25
4
2
0
13
0
9
2
5
.229
.300
.303
.603
94
SS
23
45
186
170
21
49
6
4
0
21
7
8
1
7
.288
.324
.371
.695
124
LF
22
37
145
138
23
40
6
3
1
16
6
6
0
1
.290
.319
.399
.718
131
CF
41
162
149
15
37
2
1
0
12
2
8
0
5
.248
.287
.275
.562
81
RF
23
27
104
99
7
20
1
0
0
12
1
3
0
2
.202
.225
.212
.438
41
RF
18
71
62
8
20
4
0
1
10
3
6
0
3
.323
.382
.435
.818
164
3B
27
14
52
49
2
8
1
0
0
7
1
2
0
1
.163
.196
.184
.380
23
LF
23
9
38
28
3
7
1
0
0
3
1
7
1
2
.250
.417
.286
.702
127
C
10
26
24
3
6
2
0
0
3
1
0
1
1
.250
.280
.333
.613
98
C
28
9
21
21
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-8
CF
25
7
19
16
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
2
.188
.235
.188
.423
37
C
21
3
11
11
0
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.273
.455
46
SS
23
3
10
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.111
.200
.111
.311
1
C
2
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
29
-
25
4
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-18
-
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
28
20
42
38
2
8
0
0
0
5
0
1
0
3
.211
.231
.211
.441
42
SP
16
30
26
6
8
0
0
0
5
0
2
2
0
.308
.400
.308
.708
129
SP
23
10
27
25
0
4
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
2
.160
.160
.200
.360
16
SP
30
7
19
16
1
3
1
0
0
2
0
2
0
1
.188
.278
.250
.528
70
SP
19
8
18
15
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
.067
.176
.067
.243
-21
SP
4
13
13
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.077
.077
.077
.154
-50
SP
30
2
6
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.200
.333
.200
.533
72
RP
26
3
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
61
SP
25
1
4
4
1
2
1
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
1.500
2.000
542
SP
32
3
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
2
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
30
454
1613
1475
183
357
41
14
5
151
31
80
9
49
.242
.285
.299
.584
88
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
1B
197
.299
.298
7.1%
7.1%
0.5%
0.4%
.040
.066
23
SS
186
.322
.298
4.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.082
.066
CF
162
.269
.298
4.9%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.027
.066
26
2B
152
.340
.298
2.6%
7.1%
0.7%
0.4%
.104
.066
22
LF
145
.341
.298
4.1%
7.1%
0.7%
0.4%
.109
.066
3B
125
.287
.298
7.2%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.073
.066
24
C
114
.163
.298
2.6%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.019
.066
23
RF
104
.212
.298
2.9%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.010
.066
RF
71
.378
.298
8.5%
7.1%
1.4%
0.4%
.113
.066
27
3B
52
.186
.298
3.8%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.020
.066
28
SP
42
.203
.298
2.4%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
23
LF
38
.350
.298
18.4%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.036
.066
SP
30
.362
.298
6.7%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
23
SP
27
.159
.298
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.040
.066
C
26
.286
.298
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.083
.066
28
C
21
.139
.298
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
30
SP
19
.254
.298
10.5%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.063
.066
25
CF
19
.193
.298
5.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
19
SP
18
.138
.298
11.1%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
SP
13
.075
.298
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
21
C
11
.214
.298
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.091
.066
23
SS
10
.173
.298
10.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
30
SP
6
.294
.298
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
C
5
.194
.298
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
26
RP
4
.242
.298
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
25
SP
4
.899
.298
0.0%
7.1%
25.0%
0.4%
1.000
.066
25
-
4
.190
.298
25.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
32
SP
3
.000
.298
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
SP
3
.000
.298
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
-
2
.000
.298
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.066
30
1613
.278
.298
5.0%
7.1%
0.3%
0.4%
.057
.066
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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