1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


Negro National League II


1936 / 1938

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Sam
Thompson

Leaders

Slugging %

# Player Team SLG
1
HG
.974
2
HG
.729
3
WEG
.728
4
NE
.607
5
NE/HG
.558
6
HG
.545
7
HG
.540
8
WEG
.526
9
WEG
.518
10
NE/HG
.515

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
HG
218
2
NE/HG
178
3
WEG
174
4
PS
173
5
HG
156
6
HG
155
7
NE
140
8
NBY
136
9
HG
134
10
PS
124


Advanced Pitching


Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NN2
460.1
1.30
13.0%
8.4%
1.54
1.0%
2
NN2
316.1
1.59
10.1%
8.1%
1.25
1.7%
3
NN2
301.0
1.42
10.8%
6.6%
1.65
2.2%
4
NN2
297.1
1.51
11.4%
8.8%
1.29
1.0%
5
NN2
274.0
1.43
11.0%
7.5%
1.47
1.6%
6
NN2
273.0
1.61
11.6%
8.1%
1.44
1.4%
6
1
1922.0
1.46
11.4%
8.0%
1.44
1.5%



Players
# Team Role
1
HG
RP
126.0
1.16
13.9%
6.9%
2.00
0.7%
2
NE
SP
83.2
1.53
9.6%
7.4%
1.29
1.9%
3
HG
RP
80.1
1.15
9.9%
8.1%
1.22
0.9%
4
PC
SP
77.0
1.43
16.2%
7.2%
2.25
0.6%
5
NE/HG
SP
76.0
1.21
12.4%
7.6%
1.64
1.5%
6
HG
RP
74.1
1.26
10.7%
11.0%
0.97
0.3%
7
PS
SP
66.2
1.26
9.6%
4.6%
2.08
3.2%
8
PS
SP
63.1
1.34
8.8%
4.8%
1.85
2.6%
9
WEG
SP
62.1
1.59
7.6%
10.0%
0.76
0.3%
10
HG
SP
60.0
1.57
15.0%
8.8%
1.71
1.1%
11
WEG
SP
59.2
1.37
14.6%
6.7%
2.18
2.4%
12
NBY
RP
57.1
1.36
14.2%
7.5%
1.89
0.8%
13
NBY
RP
56.2
1.52
9.7%
10.0%
0.96
1.9%
14
PC
SP
54.2
1.72
10.5%
10.1%
1.04
2.3%
15
WEG
SP
53.2
1.43
11.8%
6.8%
1.75
0.8%
16
PS
RP
53.2
1.38
14.1%
4.8%
2.91
1.3%
17
WEG
RP
53.1
1.41
11.0%
8.4%
1.30
0.4%
18
PS
RP
48.0
1.13
15.8%
4.6%
3.44
1.5%
19
SP
46.2
1.39
10.5%
4.3%
2.44
1.4%
20
NBY
SP
45.1
1.59
9.8%
7.8%
1.25
2.0%
21
PC
RP
43.2
1.33
3.8%
5.4%
0.70
1.6%
22
NBY
SP
42.2
1.80
13.2%
4.4%
3.00
1.0%
23
PC
RP
42.0
1.55
7.9%
10.5%
0.75
2.6%
24
HG
RP
39.0
1.59
12.6%
8.0%
1.57
1.1%
25
HG
SP
39.0
1.08
16.2%
7.1%
2.27
1.3%
26
NBY
RP
39.0
1.51
9.9%
10.5%
0.95
1.1%
27
NE/HG
SP
34.0
1.38
16.9%
8.1%
2.08
2.7%
28
NE
SP
32.0
1.53
13.5%
6.4%
2.11
2.1%
29
WEG
RP
29.1
1.60
12.0%
9.8%
1.23
2.3%
30
NBY
SP
29.0
2.07
14.7%
8.4%
1.75
1.4%
31
NE
RP
28.2
1.22
10.0%
7.5%
1.33
0.8%
32
RP
26.1
1.90
9.4%
14.2%
0.67
0.8%
33
HG/PC
SP
23.2
1.69
5.6%
7.5%
0.75
1.9%
34
PS
RP
22.2
1.99
11.4%
14.0%
0.81
4.4%
35
PS
RP
21.0
1.71
8.3%
11.5%
0.73
0.0%
36
WEG
SP
17.0
1.35
17.6%
8.1%
2.17
1.4%
37
PC
SP
14.2
1.30
6.6%
8.2%
0.80
1.6%
38
NE
SP
14.2
1.84
9.7%
6.9%
1.40
2.8%
39
PC
SP
14.1
2.02
5.8%
7.2%
0.80
0.0%
40
RP
13.2
2.05
15.3%
12.5%
1.22
0.0%
41
PS
RP
11.2
2.31
1.6%
9.8%
0.17
1.6%
42
PS
RP
8.2
1.62
12.5%
10.0%
1.25
2.5%
43
PC
RP
7.0
2.14
13.9%
13.9%
1.00
2.8%
44
PS
SP
5.1
1.69
4.2%
12.5%
0.33
0.0%
45
WEG
RP
5.1
2.81
3.1%
15.6%
0.20
0.0%
46
WEG
RP
4.1
0.92
29.4%
5.9%
5.00
0.0%
47
PC
SP
4.0
2.25
4.5%
13.6%
0.33
4.5%
48
PC
RP
3.0
5.00
0.0%
16.7%
0.00
4.2%
49
PC
RP
2.2
4.13
0.0%
5.3%
0.00
5.3%
50
PC
RP
2.0
1.50
33.3%
0.0%
0.0%
51
WEG
RP
1.2
1.80
0.0%
12.5%
0.00
0.0%
52
NBY
RP
0.2
1.50
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
53
HG
RP
0.1
12.00
0.0%
40.0%
0.00
0.0%
54
NBY
RP
0.1
0.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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