1942 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1942 Season


Negro American League


1941 / 1943

Top Hitter


Ted
Strong

Top Pitcher


Satchel
Paige

Leaders



Advanced Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
35
1361
.334
6.4%
1.5%
.113
2
NAL
31
1089
.318
7.4%
0.6%
.068
3
NAL
24
890
.314
6.0%
0.6%
.081
4
NAL
33
1144
.300
7.5%
0.4%
.070
5
NAL
30
1084
.264
6.7%
0.2%
.048
6
NAL
13
436
.245
6.7%
0.0%
.043
6
1
188
6004
.302
6.8%
0.7%
.075



Players
# Team Pos
1
KCM
RF
148
.453
9.5%
4.1%
.197
2
MRS
CF
92
.450
5.4%
4.3%
.259
3
KCM
2B
124
.438
6.5%
2.4%
.202
4
MULT
CF
117
.423
14.5%
1.7%
.131
5
KCM
CF
150
.405
5.3%
2.7%
.155
6
3B
107
.393
5.6%
0.9%
.153
7
LF
79
.372
5.1%
0.0%
.054
8
BBB
2B
119
.371
3.4%
1.7%
.105
9
LF
128
.359
12.5%
0.8%
.055
10
CCB
CF
126
.357
4.8%
0.8%
.127
11
CAG
CF
112
.356
10.7%
0.0%
.082
12
CCB
2B
134
.344
8.2%
0.0%
.075
13
MRS
3B
99
.341
6.1%
0.0%
.098
14
BBB
3B
109
.339
11.0%
1.8%
.104
15
MRS
SS
89
.326
4.5%
0.0%
.098
16
CAG
LF
102
.321
14.7%
1.0%
.070
17
KCM
1B
148
.316
3.4%
0.7%
.084
18
KCM
SS
140
.316
10.0%
1.4%
.120
19
MRS
RF
106
.311
0.0%
0.0%
.058
20
CAG
SS
97
.303
6.2%
0.0%
.056
21
MRS
2B
84
.302
9.5%
0.0%
.040
22
CAG
RF
94
.293
11.7%
0.0%
.036
23
MRS
1B
100
.292
7.0%
0.0%
.055
24
CCB
1B
118
.289
6.8%
0.8%
.073
25
MRS
LF
85
.275
11.8%
0.0%
.054
26
KCM
LF
166
.235
6.6%
0.0%
.053
27
3B
121
.231
5.0%
0.8%
.096
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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