1943 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1943 Birmingham Black Barons


59 - 49 - 2


45 - 35 - 2 in the Negro American League

1942 / 1944 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (59-49-2)

Top Hitter


Piper
Davis

Top Pitcher


Alfred
Saylor

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
92
4th ERA+
102
3rd
OPS
.614
4th ERA
3.64
3rd
BA
.243
4th BA
.241
1st
OBP
.309
3rd K/BB
1.77
3rd
SLG
.305
5th K%
12.9%
2nd
BB%
8.0%
2nd BB%
7.3%
4th
K%
HR%
0.5%
5th
ISO
.062
6th WHIP
1.25
1st

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro American League
• First Half Champions of the Negro American League
• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
32
33
112
103
9
22
1
0
0
2
2
8
0
1
0
.214
.270
.223
.494
55
1B
31
26
96
85
11
17
3
2
1
10
3
9
1
1
0
.200
.284
.318
.602
88
2B
30
40
175
161
24
47
2
3
0
16
6
11
0
3
0
.292
.337
.342
.679
112
3B
38
37
142
128
14
22
2
1
0
8
2
7
3
4
0
.172
.232
.203
.435
36
SS
25
39
161
142
28
41
12
2
2
24
3
16
1
2
0
.289
.365
.444
.808
152
LF
31
38
160
150
15
37
4
2
1
25
1
9
0
1
0
.247
.289
.320
.609
90
CF
21
33
146
125
27
38
4
1
1
13
5
20
0
1
0
.304
.400
.376
.776
143
RF
30
42
181
156
26
47
1
4
0
17
7
19
2
4
0
.301
.384
.359
.743
132
LF
34
17
67
59
7
10
2
0
0
5
0
7
1
0
0
.169
.269
.203
.472
48
1B
34
13
51
46
2
10
2
0
0
3
0
4
0
1
0
.217
.280
.261
.541
69
C
28
10
30
27
2
4
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
1
0
.148
.207
.148
.355
11
RF
4
11
11
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.091
.091
.182
.273
-16
LF
26
2
8
8
1
2
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.625
.875
170
C
40
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
162
SS
26
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
61
2B
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
31
16
53
47
6
13
1
0
0
3
0
5
0
1
0
.277
.346
.298
.644
102
SP
35
18
39
36
2
8
1
0
0
3
0
2
0
1
0
.222
.263
.250
.513
60
SP
29
14
35
33
1
7
1
0
0
3
0
0
0
2
0
.212
.212
.242
.455
42
SP
29
14
34
32
4
5
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.156
.182
.156
.338
6
SP
34
8
22
21
2
5
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
.238
.238
.286
.524
63
SP
24
5
12
10
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
0
0
.200
.333
.200
.533
68
SP
3
9
9
1
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.222
.333
3
RP
2
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
56
RP
23
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
61
26
420
1559
1401
185
341
39
15
6
139
29
124
9
25
0
.243
.309
.305
.614
92
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
30
RF
181
.356
.308
10.5%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.058
.075
30
2B
175
.323
.308
6.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.050
.075
25
SS
161
.381
.308
9.9%
7.1%
1.2%
0.5%
.155
.075
31
LF
160
.293
.308
5.6%
7.1%
0.6%
0.5%
.073
.075
21
CF
146
.378
.308
13.7%
7.1%
0.7%
0.5%
.072
.075
38
3B
142
.214
.308
4.9%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.031
.075
32
C
112
.246
.308
7.1%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.010
.075
31
1B
96
.291
.308
9.4%
7.1%
1.0%
0.5%
.118
.075
34
LF
67
.245
.308
10.4%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.034
.075
31
SP
53
.314
.308
9.4%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.021
.075
34
1B
51
.263
.308
7.8%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.043
.075
35
SP
39
.246
.308
5.1%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.028
.075
29
SP
35
.204
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.030
.075
29
SP
34
.163
.308
2.9%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
28
C
30
.178
.308
6.7%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
34
SP
22
.237
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.048
.075
24
SP
12
.287
.308
8.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
RF
11
.125
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.091
.075
SP
9
.153
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.111
.075
26
LF
8
.403
.308
0.0%
7.1%
12.5%
0.5%
.375
.075
RP
4
.240
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
40
C
4
.426
.308
25.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
RP
2
.372
.308
50.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
26
SS
2
.372
.308
50.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
23
RP
2
.000
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
2B
1
.000
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.075
26
1559
.297
.308
8.0%
7.1%
0.4%
0.5%
.062
.075
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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