1943 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1943 Birmingham Black Barons


3 - 4 - 1


(2nd place in the Negro League World Series )

1942 / 1944 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (3-4-1)

Top Hitter


Clyde
Spearman

Top Pitcher


Johnny
Markham

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
87
2nd ERA+
74
2nd
OPS
.576
2nd ERA
2.99
2nd
BA
.233
2nd BA
.241
2nd
OBP
.307
2nd K/BB
0.66
2nd
SLG
.269
2nd K%
6.8%
2nd
BB%
9.2%
2nd BB%
10.4%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.0%
1st
ISO
.036
2nd WHIP
1.38
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL), Crampton Bowl (Montgomery, AL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
40
7
30
29
0
9
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.310
.333
.345
.678
122
1B
34
7
29
25
3
5
1
1
0
2
0
4
0
0
0
.200
.310
.320
.630
107
2B
30
7
34
31
1
11
0
0
0
1
2
2
0
1
0
.355
.394
.355
.749
144
3B
38
6
21
20
1
3
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.150
.190
.200
.390
28
SS
25
7
32
30
1
8
1
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
0
.267
.313
.300
.613
100
LF
31
7
33
29
3
4
1
0
0
2
0
3
0
1
0
.138
.219
.172
.391
27
CF
21
7
34
29
4
7
1
0
0
0
1
5
0
0
0
.241
.353
.276
.629
105
RF
30
7
34
28
3
7
1
0
0
2
2
5
1
0
0
.250
.382
.286
.668
117
LF
26
3
8
8
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
64
-
31
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
55
SP
34
3
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-27
SP
31
2
7
6
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.167
.286
.167
.452
46
SP
28
1
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-22
SP
29
3
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
35
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
227
RP
29
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
16
71
283
253
17
59
7
1
0
13
5
26
1
3
0
.233
.307
.269
.576
87
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
21
CF
34
.337
.317
14.7%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.034
.051
30
2B
34
.375
.317
5.9%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.051
30
RF
34
.361
.317
14.7%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.036
.051
31
LF
33
.208
.317
9.1%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.034
.051
25
SS
32
.318
.317
6.3%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.033
.051
40
C
30
.348
.317
3.3%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.034
.051
34
1B
29
.331
.317
13.8%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.120
.051
38
3B
21
.206
.317
4.8%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.050
.051
34
SP
9
.113
.317
0.0%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.051
26
LF
8
.255
.317
0.0%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.051
31
SP
7
.255
.317
14.3%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.051
28
SP
4
.191
.317
25.0%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.051
29
SP
3
.000
.317
0.0%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.051
31
-
2
.381
.317
50.0%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.051
35
RP
2
.510
.317
0.0%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.051
29
RP
1
.000
.317
0.0%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.051
16
283
.301
.317
9.2%
10.1%
0.0%
0.0%
.036
.051
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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