1929 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1929 Season


American Negro League


1928 / 1930

Top Hitter


Charlie
Smith

Top Pitcher


Connie
Rector

Leaders

OPS+

# Player Team OPS+
1
NLG
228
2
BBS
191
3
HG/NLG
175
4
BBS
170
5
NLG/HG
157
6
HIL
156
7
HIL/HG
152
8
NLG/BBS
134
9
AC/HIL
129
10
AC
129

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
HIL
2.63
2
HIL
2.71
3
HG
3.26
4
BBS
3.48
5
BBS
3.59
6
BBS
3.97
7
HIL
4.04
8
BBS/HIL
4.05
9
NLG
4.21
10
HIL
4.43


Advanced Pitching


Throws:


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
ANL
706.2
1.49
9.9%
7.9%
1.26
1.5%
2
ANL
672.0
1.46
8.7%
9.7%
0.90
1.1%
3
ANL
567.0
1.84
7.4%
10.4%
0.71
1.2%
4
ANL
567.0
1.62
8.6%
9.6%
0.90
1.6%
5
ANL
564.0
1.47
11.3%
7.9%
1.43
0.9%
6
ANL
483.0
1.81
8.2%
9.0%
0.91
1.5%
6
1
3559.2
1.60
9.0%
9.1%
1.00
1.3%



Players
# Team Role
1
BBS
SP
213.0
1.37
10.5%
9.6%
1.09
0.6%
2
NLG
SP
188.0
1.48
7.9%
9.5%
0.83
1.7%
3
HG
SP
165.2
1.48
10.7%
7.3%
1.45
1.2%
4
HIL
SP
155.2
1.65
9.5%
9.0%
1.06
2.0%
5
AC
SP
154.1
1.53
8.7%
8.9%
0.97
1.0%
6
HG
SP
129.2
1.25
15.8%
5.2%
3.04
1.3%
7
SP
126.2
1.40
7.4%
7.6%
0.98
1.3%
8
NLG
SP
123.2
1.49
12.1%
6.4%
1.89
2.5%
9
BBS
RP
121.2
1.50
7.5%
10.3%
0.73
1.1%
10
HIL
RP
120.1
1.35
12.3%
6.1%
2.00
1.5%
11
CSE
SP
118.0
1.71
7.5%
10.3%
0.73
1.7%
12
AC
RP
115.2
1.71
7.5%
9.5%
0.79
0.7%
13
HIL
SP
113.2
1.50
8.4%
7.6%
1.11
1.2%
14
HIL
RP
109.2
1.30
9.5%
7.8%
1.22
0.8%
15
RP
101.1
1.80
10.0%
9.8%
1.02
2.1%
16
HG
SP
99.2
1.45
9.0%
9.2%
0.98
0.5%
17
SP
96.1
1.54
11.6%
7.6%
1.53
0.5%
18
CSE
RP
93.1
1.67
7.5%
7.0%
1.07
1.4%
19
RP
78.0
1.63
8.0%
10.7%
0.74
0.8%
20
BBS
RP
77.0
1.57
7.7%
11.1%
0.69
1.4%
21
CSE
SP
69.0
1.80
10.0%
8.2%
1.22
0.9%
22
CSE
RP
63.1
1.96
10.4%
10.4%
1.00
1.6%
23
AC
SP
53.0
2.06
5.2%
11.1%
0.47
1.1%
24
CSE
RP
53.0
2.08
6.8%
11.4%
0.60
0.8%
25
HIL
RP
51.1
1.07
14.0%
5.8%
2.42
1.0%
26
HIL
SP
51.0
2.14
6.8%
10.6%
0.64
2.7%
27
AC
RP
48.1
1.72
5.5%
5.5%
1.00
2.3%
28
AC
RP
48.0
2.31
5.4%
16.2%
0.33
1.2%
29
AC
RP
47.0
1.96
8.3%
11.7%
0.70
1.3%
30
NLG
SP
44.2
1.54
8.1%
10.4%
0.77
0.5%
31
NLG
SP
43.2
2.13
5.8%
11.6%
0.50
0.9%
32
CSE
SP
43.1
1.94
7.2%
7.7%
0.94
1.9%
33
BBS
RP
41.2
1.44
8.2%
8.7%
0.94
1.1%
34
HIL
SP
38.0
1.71
7.9%
7.9%
1.00
2.3%
35
AC
RP
35.2
2.21
6.5%
15.1%
0.43
0.5%
36
NLG
SP
34.1
1.83
6.5%
6.5%
1.00
1.8%
37
CSE
RP
33.0
1.85
6.3%
6.3%
1.00
2.5%
38
HG
SP
29.0
1.41
9.9%
6.9%
1.44
0.0%
39
BBS
SP
27.2
1.66
6.7%
16.3%
0.41
1.5%
40
HG
SP
24.1
1.48
6.5%
9.3%
0.70
0.0%
41
AC
SP
22.1
2.33
7.4%
10.7%
0.69
1.7%
42
BBS
SP
21.0
1.38
6.3%
8.3%
0.75
2.1%
43
AC
RP
17.2
2.21
10.3%
8.2%
1.25
3.1%
44
NLG
RP
17.0
1.53
11.7%
19.5%
0.60
1.3%
45
HG
RP
15.1
1.76
6.1%
9.8%
0.63
2.4%
46
HG
RP
14.0
1.64
15.2%
12.1%
1.25
0.0%
47
AC
RP
14.0
1.14
16.7%
5.6%
3.00
0.0%
48
HG
RP
11.2
0.69
14.0%
2.3%
6.00
0.0%
49
CSE
RP
10.0
1.40
14.3%
9.5%
1.50
0.0%
50
HG
RP
6.0
2.50
15.6%
28.1%
0.56
3.1%
51
HG
RP
5.1
1.88
4.0%
8.0%
0.50
4.0%
52
BBS
SP
5.0
0.60
6.7%
6.7%
1.00
0.0%
53
AC
SP
4.1
2.54
0.0%
8.7%
0.00
4.3%
54
AC
RP
4.0
2.00
5.6%
5.6%
1.00
0.0%
55
HG
RP
3.2
4.09
7.1%
25.0%
0.29
0.0%
56
AC
SP
2.0
2.50
9.1%
9.1%
1.00
9.1%
57
HIL
SP
1.2
5.40
0.0%
14.3%
0.00
0.0%
58
NLG
RP
1.2
0.60
14.3%
0.0%
0.0%
59
NLG
RP
1.2
2.40
0.0%
22.2%
0.00
0.0%
60
AC
RP
0.2
6.00
0.0%
50.0%
0.00
0.0%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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