1937 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Birmingham Black Barons


16 - 25


14 - 23 in the Negro American League

1928 / 1938 (Team History)

Managed by:
A. M. Walker (16-25)

Top Hitter


Johnny
Ray

Top Pitcher


Bo
Mitchell

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
113
1st ERA+
68
6th
OPS
.758
1st ERA
5.85
6th
BA
.295
1st BA
.294
6th
OBP
.341
2nd K/BB
1.66
3rd
SLG
.417
1st K%
11.6%
5th
BB%
5.7%
7th BB%
7.0%
3rd
K%
0.6%
4th HR%
1.6%
8th
ISO
.122
1st WHIP
1.50
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
21
21
73
68
16
19
5
1
0
8
1
5
1
0
0
.279
.329
.382
.711
101
1B
11
50
47
10
18
3
0
0
4
0
2
0
0
1
.383
.408
.447
.855
142
2B
24
22
86
79
5
24
2
1
0
7
1
5
0
0
2
.304
.345
.354
.700
98
3B
25
24
106
94
22
26
3
4
3
17
2
9
0
1
2
.277
.346
.489
.836
134
SS
26
18
59
54
12
16
1
1
0
3
0
4
1
1
0
.296
.356
.352
.708
101
LF
23
17
72
68
11
16
1
1
1
13
5
4
0
0
0
.235
.278
.324
.601
70
CF
25
101
94
9
22
2
3
0
11
2
3
0
1
3
.234
.265
.319
.584
65
RF
22
24
102
98
20
35
6
6
4
24
3
1
2
2
1
.357
.376
.663
1.040
189
CF
25
13
57
48
11
23
0
2
0
7
2
6
0
2
1
.479
.554
.563
1.116
216
1B
25
12
50
43
10
12
5
0
0
8
2
5
1
0
2
.279
.354
.395
.750
112
SS
22
10
42
38
7
8
1
0
0
3
1
3
0
0
1
.211
.268
.237
.505
44
LF
3
7
7
2
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.429
.429
.429
.857
143
SP
25
12
39
37
7
9
3
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
.243
.263
.378
.642
80
SP
23
13
32
30
3
8
2
1
0
2
0
1
0
0
1
.267
.290
.400
.690
94
SP
27
8
22
20
4
6
1
0
1
6
2
2
0
0
0
.300
.364
.500
.864
142
RP
22
5
10
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.111
.111
.111
.222
-37
SP
3
10
10
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.400
.400
.800
127
SP
4
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
13
RP
1
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.000
.667
.000
.667
102
RP
22
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1B
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
PH
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
22
249
928
852
150
251
35
21
9
115
21
53
6
7
16
.295
.341
.417
.758
113
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
25
3B
106
.370
.325
8.5%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
2.8%
0.8%
.213
.108
22
RF
102
.451
.325
1.0%
7.3%
2.0%
0.9%
0.50
7.72
3.9%
0.8%
.306
.108
CF
101
.263
.325
3.0%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.085
.108
24
2B
86
.323
.325
5.8%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.051
.108
21
C
73
.331
.325
6.8%
7.3%
1.4%
0.9%
5.00
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.103
.108
23
LF
72
.281
.325
5.6%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
1.4%
0.8%
.088
.108
26
SS
59
.337
.325
6.8%
7.3%
1.7%
0.9%
4.00
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.056
.108
25
CF
57
.511
.325
10.5%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.083
.108
25
1B
50
.338
.325
10.0%
7.3%
2.0%
0.9%
5.00
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.116
.108
1B
50
.391
.325
4.0%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.064
.108
22
SS
42
.242
.325
7.1%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.026
.108
25
SP
39
.283
.325
2.6%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.135
.108
23
SP
32
.304
.325
3.1%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.133
.108
27
SP
22
.392
.325
9.1%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
4.5%
0.8%
.200
.108
SP
10
.376
.325
0.0%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.108
22
RP
10
.094
.325
0.0%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.108
LF
7
.403
.325
0.0%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.108
SP
5
.188
.325
0.0%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.108
RP
3
.501
.325
66.7%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.108
22
RP
1
.000
.325
0.0%
7.3%
0.0%
0.9%
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.108
PH
1
.000
.325
0.0%
7.3%
100.0%
0.9%
0.00
7.72
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.108
1B
.000
.325
7.3%
0.9%
7.72
0.8%
.108
22
928
.344
.325
5.7%
7.3%
0.6%
0.9%
8.83
7.72
1.0%
0.8%
.122
.108
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

If you have any questions regarding Negro Leagues statistical or biographical data, please contact gary@seamheads.com. For any other questions/comments/suggestions, please contact the web developer at BaseballGauge@gmail.com.

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