1948 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1948 Season


1947 / 1949

Top Hitter


Jim
Gilliam

Top Pitcher


Jim
LaMarque

Leaders

OPS+

# Player Team OPS+
1
MULT
216
2
BBB/WES
211
3
KCM/WES
198
4
EAS/NYC
191
5
EAS/HG
178
6
BBB/WES
168
7
EAS/PS
161
8
EAS/BEG
157
9
NYC
157
10
KCM
154

Strikeouts

# Player Team SO
1
EAS/BEG
98
2
BEG
88
3
KCM/WES
83
4
EAS/NE
75
5
PS
68
6
BEG
68
7
PS
63
8
BEG
62
9
NYC
57
10
EAS/NE
53


Standings
Glossary

Negro American League

vs NAL vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
46
20
1
.697
-
51
26
1
.662
6.0
4.7
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
2
51
25
1
.671
-
53
27
1
.663
6.6
4.6
Blues Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
3
38
34
1
.528
11.0
39
37
2
.513
5.4
5.1
League Park (Cleveland, OH)
4
32
48
3
.400
21.0
37
65
5
.363
4.5
5.9
Victory Field (Indianapolis, IN)
5
26
45
0
.366
22.5
26
48
1
.351
4.6
5.4
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
6
27
48
2
.360
23.5
28
49
2
.364
4.6
6.6
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
* = League Champion      1 = First Half Champion      2 = Second Half Champion      

NAL Championship Series

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
4
3
1
.571
-
4.1
4.0
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
2
3
4
1
.429
1.0
4.0
4.1
Blues Stadium (Kansas City, MO)


Negro National League II

vs NN2 vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
44
23
1
.657
-
56
24
2
.700
6.2
4.7
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
2
49
29
2
.628
0.5
53
30
2
.639
5.4
4.0
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
3
29
28
1
.509
10.0
33
32
3
.508
4.3
3.8
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
4
28
31
1
.475
12.0
32
33
2
.492
4.9
5.0
Shibe Park (Philadelphia, PA)
5
17
30
1
.362
17.0
23
32
1
.418
5.3
5.4
Polo Grounds (New York, NY)
6
9
35
0
.205
23.5
11
39
0
.220
3.2
6.8
Red Wing Stadium (Rochester, NY), Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY)
* = League Champion      1 = First Half Champion      2 = Second Half Champion      

NNL II Championship Series

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
2
1
1
.667
-
4.5
4.5
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
2
1
2
1
.333
1.0
4.5
4.5
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)


Negro League World Series

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
4
1
0
.800
-
7.0
3.2
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
2
1
4
0
.200
3.0
3.2
7.0
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


East-West All Star Games

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
1
1
0
.500
-
3.0
2.0
Yankee Stadium (New York, NY)
2
1
1
0
.500
-
2.0
3.0
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)



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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