1928 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1928 Birmingham Black Barons


46 - 51


46 - 51 in the Negro National League I

1925 / 1937 (Team History)

Managed by:
Poindexter Williams (4-10)
Charles Wesley (42-41)

Top Hitter


Roy
Parnell

Top Pitcher


Satchel
Paige

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
81
7th ERA+
103
5th
OPS
.653
7th ERA
3.93
5th
BA
.263
7th BA
.275
3rd
OBP
.300
7th K/BB
2.15
2nd
SLG
.352
5th K%
11.8%
1st
BB%
4.1%
8th BB%
5.5%
2nd
K%
0.4%
3rd HR%
1.1%
5th
ISO
.090
4th WHIP
1.33
3rd

Notes:


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


Fielding Breakdown by Position
C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
LF
2
-2.6
6
0.4
31
14.3
19
2.8
9
-0.8
33
SP
5
-1.4
5
-2.1
7
-2.7
27
23
LF
23
-1.3
16
4.5
24
RF
1
0.7
3
-1.8
RF
1
0.2
27
2B
6
-2.2
1
-0.0
1
-0.7
30
C
5
1.0
3
-0.9
2
-0.8
3
-0.4
1
RP
2
35
SP
1
-0.8
3
-0.1
4
-0.7
9
RF
1
-0.2
RF
2
-0.3
12
1.5
29
1B
84
1.4
29
C
3
-1.9
28
2B
64
-8.2
1
-0.2
4
1.1
2
-0.1
16
-7.6
RF
1
0.7
RF
6
-1.0
SP
17
3B
37
-0.6
26
SS
1
-0.4
76
-7.8
1
-0.1
21
SP
1
0.4
25
24
CF
22
-3.2
48
-5.5
12
3.8
1
22
C
75
0.1
1
-0.7
1
-0.8
30
SP
17
33
SP
1
0.4
1
-1.0
4
0.3
21
3B
46
7.9
14
-1.4
31
SP
3
27
SP
2
27
CF
14
2.5
2
0.5
31
2B
2
-0.1
23
-2.0
2
0.5
2
-0.2
6
1.5
2
-0.6
9
4.3
1
30
C
14
-0.4
SP
7
31
97
-1.2
87
1.7
96
-15.4
95
7.2
94
-10.2
99
9.6
94
-4.1
108
-0.2
133

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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