1943 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1943 Birmingham Black Barons


60 - 49 - 2


46 - 35 - 2 in the Negro American League

1923 / 1944 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (60-49-2)

Top Hitter


Piper
Davis

Top Pitcher


Alfred
Saylor

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
91
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
53
1B
31
26
96
85
11
17
3
2
1
10
3
9
1
1
0
.200
.284
.318
.602
86
2B
30
40
175
161
24
47
2
3
0
16
6
11
0
3
0
.292
.337
.342
.679
110
3B
38
37
142
128
14
22
2
1
0
8
2
7
3
4
0
.172
.232
.203
.435
35
SS
25
39
161
142
28
41
12
2
2
24
3
16
1
2
0
.289
.365
.444
.808
150
LF
31
38
160
150
15
37
4
2
1
25
1
9
0
1
0
.247
.289
.320
.609
89
CF
21
33
146
125
27
38
4
1
1
13
5
20
0
1
0
.304
.400
.376
.776
141
RF
30
42
181
156
26
47
1
4
0
17
7
19
2
4
0
.301
.384
.359
.743
131
LF
34
17
67
59
7
10
2
0
0
5
0
7
1
0
0
.169
.269
.203
.472
47
1B
34
13
51
46
2
10
2
0
0
3
0
4
0
1
0
.217
.280
.261
.541
68
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
27
2
8
8
1
2
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.625
.875
168
C
40
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
160
SS
24
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
60
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
100
SP
35
18
39
36
2
8
1
0
0
3
0
2
0
1
0
.222
.263
.250
.513
59
SP
29
14
35
33
1
7
1
0
0
3
0
0
0
2
0
.212
.212
.242
.455
41
SP
29
14
34
32
4
5
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.156
.182
.156
.338
5
SP
34
8
22
21
2
5
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
.238
.238
.286
.524
62
SP
24
5
12
10
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
0
0
.200
.333
.200
.533
67
SP
3
9
9
1
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.222
.333
2
RP
2
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
55
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
60
26
420
1559
1401
185
341
39
15
6
139
29
124
9
25
0
.243
.309
.305
.614
91
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
30
RF
181
.356
.310
10.5%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.058
.076
30
2B
175
.323
.310
6.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.050
.076
25
SS
161
.381
.310
9.9%
7.1%
1.2%
0.5%
.155
.076
31
LF
160
.293
.310
5.6%
7.1%
0.6%
0.5%
.073
.076
21
CF
146
.378
.310
13.7%
7.1%
0.7%
0.5%
.072
.076
38
3B
142
.214
.310
4.9%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.031
.076
32
C
112
.246
.310
7.1%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.010
.076
31
1B
96
.291
.310
9.4%
7.1%
1.0%
0.5%
.118
.076
34
LF
67
.245
.310
10.4%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.034
.076
31
SP
53
.314
.310
9.4%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.021
.076
34
1B
51
.263
.310
7.8%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.043
.076
35
SP
39
.246
.310
5.1%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.028
.076
29
SP
35
.204
.310
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.030
.076
29
SP
34
.163
.310
2.9%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
28
C
30
.178
.310
6.7%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
34
SP
22
.237
.310
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.048
.076
24
SP
12
.287
.310
8.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
RF
11
.125
.310
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.091
.076
SP
9
.153
.310
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.111
.076
27
LF
8
.403
.310
0.0%
7.1%
12.5%
0.5%
.375
.076
40
C
4
.426
.310
25.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
RP
4
.240
.310
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
24
SS
2
.372
.310
50.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
23
RP
2
.000
.310
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
RP
2
.372
.310
50.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
2B
1
.000
.310
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
26
1559
.297
.310
8.0%
7.1%
0.4%
0.5%
.062
.076
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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