1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


Negro National League II


1936 / 1938

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Sam
Thompson

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Team RBI
1
HG
73
2
HG
55
3
HG
48
4
HG
41
5
WEG
38
6
HG
35
7
NE
32
8
NE/HG
31
9
HG
30
10
HG
30


Opponent's Batting


Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NN2
90
1981
1750
250
431
79
22
19
4
167
257
12
52
36
.246
.316
.349
.665
2
NN2
44
1217
1088
171
301
54
9
20
11
91
134
1
37
22
.277
.333
.398
.731
3
NN2
57
1334
1178
194
331
52
14
14
9
118
152
4
34
27
.281
.348
.385
.733
4
NN2
56
1264
1130
204
338
51
19
18
19
102
147
2
30
28
.299
.358
.426
.784
5
NN2
64
1310
1177
191
342
57
18
29
5
86
142
5
42
22
.291
.341
.444
.785
6
NN2
63
1437
1271
266
386
80
20
24
13
116
145
7
43
31
.304
.365
.455
.820
6
1
374
8543
7594
1276
2129
373
102
124
61
680
977
31
238
166
.280
.342
.405
.747



Players
# Team Role
1
HG
RP
16
317
273
44
59
9
3
1
2
35
34
0
9
6
.216
.305
.282
.587
2
HG
RP
16
335
297
35
65
16
2
3
1
27
33
1
10
5
.219
.286
.316
.603
3
HG
RP
21
534
480
54
109
24
7
4
0
37
74
4
13
6
.227
.288
.331
.619
4
NE/HG
SP
10
331
291
31
67
12
1
5
0
25
41
3
12
5
.230
.298
.330
.628
5
NBY
RP
11
253
230
35
59
10
2
2
4
19
36
0
4
4
.257
.313
.343
.657
6
NBY
RP
9
181
156
23
40
7
0
2
1
19
18
0
6
4
.256
.337
.340
.677
7
WEG
RP
10
237
213
24
55
13
2
1
4
20
26
1
3
4
.258
.325
.352
.677
8
PS
RP
11
196
181
22
45
9
5
3
3
9
31
0
6
1
.249
.284
.403
.688
9
WEG
SP
9
290
250
41
70
8
2
1
2
29
22
2
9
8
.280
.359
.340
.699
10
WEG
SP
9
237
213
37
61
8
4
2
1
16
28
0
8
3
.286
.336
.390
.726
11
PC
SP
13
334
301
45
86
17
5
2
3
24
54
1
8
5
.286
.340
.395
.736
12
SP
8
209
192
37
56
13
0
3
3
9
22
2
6
5
.292
.330
.406
.736
13
PS
SP
10
280
256
34
71
7
2
9
0
13
27
1
10
6
.277
.315
.426
.741
14
PS
SP
11
272
248
43
72
11
2
7
0
13
24
1
10
5
.290
.328
.435
.764
15
NBY
SP
7
205
185
25
56
8
0
4
0
16
20
0
4
7
.303
.358
.411
.769
16
NBY
RP
10
259
224
41
60
10
5
5
1
26
25
1
8
6
.268
.347
.424
.771
17
PS
RP
12
227
207
31
63
13
2
3
0
11
32
1
8
5
.304
.342
.430
.772
18
WEG
SP
10
253
228
37
65
11
3
6
1
17
37
0
8
6
.285
.335
.439
.773
19
NE
SP
12
376
334
60
100
21
1
7
0
28
36
1
13
9
.299
.355
.431
.787
20
PC
RP
9
184
167
31
48
12
4
3
1
10
7
0
7
5
.287
.328
.461
.789
21
HG
SP
11
273
239
43
70
10
7
3
1
24
41
3
7
5
.293
.365
.431
.796
22
PC
RP
8
191
163
33
45
5
4
5
0
20
15
2
6
4
.276
.362
.448
.810
23
NE
SP
6
141
130
23
40
7
2
3
7
9
19
0
2
2
.308
.353
.462
.814
24
PC
SP
11
257
220
49
68
12
3
6
6
26
27
1
10
4
.309
.385
.473
.857
25
NBY
SP
10
205
191
43
68
9
7
2
3
9
27
0
5
3
.356
.385
.508
.893
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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