1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


1936 / 1938

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

Stolen Bases

# Player Team SB
1
MULT
32
2
KCM
20
3
HG/EAS
13
4
CAG/WES
13
5
MULT
12
6
KCM/WES
12
7
CAG/WES
10
8
MULT
10
9
MULT
8
10
CAG
7

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
JRC
0.00
2
KCM
0.49
3
CT
0.71
4
BCA
0.95
5
BBB
1.33
6
MULT
1.63
7
BCA/HG
1.88
8
KCM/MRS
1.90
9
MRS/IA
2.08
10
CT
2.18


Standings
Glossary

Negro American League

vs NAL vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
50
19
1
.725
-
51
22
1
.699
6.3
3.5
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
2
35
18
1
.660
7.0
44
25
2
.638
5.1
3.7
Crosley Field (Cincinnati, OH)
3
36
22
1
.621
8.5
39
35
1
.527
5.3
5.1
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
4
17
21
1
.447
17.5
17
21
1
.447
6.6
6.8
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
5
14
23
0
.378
20.0
16
25
0
.390
6.1
6.7
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
6
13
24
0
.351
21.0
13
25
0
.342
4.7
7.1
Hamtramck Stadium (Hamtramck, MI)
7
14
29
0
.326
23.0
14
30
0
.318
4.2
6.0
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
8
4
27
0
.129
27.0
5
29
0
.147
4.7
9.7
Metropolitan Park (St. Louis, MO)
* = League Champion      1 = First Half Champion      2 = Second Half Champion      

NAL Championship Series

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
5
1
1
.833
-
5.6
3.0
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
2
1
5
1
.167
4.0
3.0
5.6
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)


Negro National League II

vs NN2 vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
45
18
1
.714
-
60
19
1
.759
8.3
4.8
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA), Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA)
2
36
22
2
.621
6.5
36
22
2
.621
6.4
5.5
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
3
29
32
1
.475
15.0
30
32
1
.484
5.2
5.9
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
4
21
30
2
.412
18.0
22
32
2
.407
4.9
6.0
Hinchliffe Stadium (Paterson, NJ), Dyckman Oval (New York, NY) (Queens, NY)
5
24
36
3
.400
19.5
24
37
4
.393
5.4
5.6
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Sulphur Dell (Nashville, TN)
6
18
35
1
.340
22.0
21
38
1
.356
5.2
7.4
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
* = League Champion      

Independent Clubs

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
2
0
1
1.000
-
7.0
6.3
Dexter Park (Brooklyn, NY)
2
2
1
0
.667
0.5
2.3
3.0
No Home Ballpark
3
10
8
0
.556
-
3.9
4.8
Ponce de Leon Park (Atlanta, GA)
4
2
2
0
.500
1.0
3.8
2.8
No Home Ballpark
5
4
6
0
.400
2.0
2.9
3.4
Durkee Field (Jacksonville, FL)
6
1
4
1
.200
2.5
4.7
7.5
No Home Ballpark


East-West All Star Games

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
1
0
0
1.000
-
7.0
2.0
No Home Ballpark
2
0
1
0
.000
1.0
2.0
7.0
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)


North-South All Star Games

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
1
0
0
1.000
-
13.0
5.0
No Home Ballpark
2
0
1
0
.000
1.0
5.0
13.0
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Negro Leagues vs. Major Leagues

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
3
1
0
.750
-
4.3
5.3
No Home Ballpark
2
1
3
0
.250
2.0
5.3
4.3
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)



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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