1948 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1948 Season


1947 / 1949

Top Hitter


Jim
Gilliam

Top Pitcher


Jim
LaMarque

Leaders

Slugging %

# Player Team SLG
1
BBB/WES
.634
2
KCM/WES
.621
3
MULT
.600
4
BBB/WES
.558
5
KCM
.556
6
NYC/EAS
.547
7
HG/EAS
.528
8
BEG/EAS
.506
9
IC
.500
10
NYC
.496

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
HG
237
2
PS
222
3
BEG
191
4
NE/EAS
184
5
BEG
182
6
KCM
171
7
BEG/EAS
161
8
KCM/WES
158
9
BBB
154
10
IC/WES
147


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
544.2
1.16
15.8%
7.5%
2.09
0.4%
2
NN2
447.2
1.26
13.4%
8.5%
1.57
0.4%
3
NN2
419.2
1.40
14.6%
7.8%
1.86
0.9%
4
MULT
384.2
1.40
11.1%
9.9%
1.12
0.5%
5
NN2
330.1
1.44
13.9%
8.4%
1.65
1.4%
6
279.2
1.36
16.3%
8.3%
1.96
0.7%
7
MULT
254.2
1.39
14.9%
7.8%
1.91
0.9%
8
NAL
220.2
1.60
9.4%
8.1%
1.16
1.2%
9
NN2
191.1
1.56
10.3%
8.5%
1.22
1.3%
10
NAL
104.1
1.57
9.2%
9.0%
1.02
0.4%
11
NAL
77.2
1.97
8.8%
11.2%
0.79
2.1%
12
NAL
71.1
1.67
12.4%
7.9%
1.56
0.6%
13
EWA
17.0
1.00
17.2%
7.8%
2.20
0.0%
14
EWA
17.0
1.12
7.4%
10.3%
0.71
1.5%
14
6
3360.2
1.39
13.3%
8.4%
1.58
0.8%



Players
# Team Role
1
BEG
SP
137.2
0.99
16.3%
4.4%
3.67
0.4%
2
SP
134.0
1.07
18.5%
8.1%
2.28
0.6%
3
SP
116.1
1.10
15.7%
8.2%
1.92
0.0%
4
SP
111.2
1.14
17.1%
4.6%
3.68
0.4%
5
PS
SP
111.2
1.42
14.0%
10.5%
1.33
1.2%
6
PS
SP
100.2
1.42
14.4%
6.2%
2.33
1.1%
7
NYC
SP
92.2
1.19
12.4%
3.9%
3.20
1.3%
8
SP
88.1
1.35
13.3%
7.8%
1.70
1.8%
9
NE
SP
88.1
1.09
11.3%
4.4%
2.56
0.5%
10
BEG
SP
88.0
1.26
16.7%
8.3%
2.00
0.5%
11
BEG
RP
86.0
1.13
19.4%
10.9%
1.79
0.0%
12
HG
SP
83.1
1.21
14.3%
11.7%
1.23
0.9%
13
SP
80.1
1.13
15.9%
9.6%
1.66
0.3%
14
NE
RP
72.0
1.57
12.0%
8.7%
1.38
0.3%
15
PS
SP
65.0
1.40
11.7%
4.9%
2.36
0.7%
16
SP
63.2
1.15
19.2%
8.0%
2.38
1.1%
17
BEG
SP
60.0
1.32
6.9%
4.6%
1.50
0.0%
18
BBB
SP
59.1
1.48
15.2%
9.1%
1.67
0.8%
19
SP
59.0
1.19
11.4%
5.3%
2.15
0.8%
20
BBB
RP
57.2
1.37
12.6%
5.5%
2.29
0.0%
21
PS
RP
56.2
1.31
18.6%
6.8%
2.75
1.3%
22
NYC
RP
56.0
1.77
12.3%
11.9%
1.03
1.1%
23
NE
RP
55.0
1.53
13.7%
12.5%
1.10
1.2%
24
BBB
SP
54.0
1.43
12.8%
8.6%
1.48
1.2%
25
HG
SP
52.2
1.67
13.6%
11.6%
1.18
0.4%
26
PS
RP
52.0
1.23
13.2%
9.9%
1.33
0.0%
27
HG
RP
47.1
1.29
10.0%
10.5%
0.95
0.0%
28
KCM
RP
44.1
1.31
15.8%
8.4%
1.88
1.1%
29
IC
RP
43.2
1.42
17.1%
5.7%
3.00
1.6%
30
SP
43.1
1.32
7.4%
8.0%
0.93
0.5%
31
NBY
SP
42.1
1.56
5.3%
8.5%
0.63
1.6%
32
SP
40.2
1.35
6.7%
6.7%
1.00
1.1%
33
IC
RP
40.1
1.49
5.8%
8.4%
0.69
1.0%
34
KCM
SP
38.0
1.45
22.1%
19.8%
1.12
0.0%
35
RP
37.1
1.66
11.8%
9.4%
1.25
1.8%
36
KCM
SP
36.0
1.14
18.9%
3.5%
5.40
0.7%
37
IC
SP
33.0
1.52
11.0%
7.6%
1.45
0.7%
38
HG
RP
32.1
1.52
11.1%
10.4%
1.07
0.0%
39
NYC
SP
32.0
1.13
18.8%
8.3%
2.27
1.5%
40
HG
RP
31.0
1.26
10.1%
6.2%
1.63
0.8%
41
HG
RP
30.2
1.86
6.6%
11.9%
0.56
0.7%
42
NYC
RP
30.1
1.71
21.4%
11.0%
1.94
1.4%
43
NBY
RP
30.0
1.60
14.0%
6.3%
2.22
0.0%
44
PS
RP
27.2
1.55
14.7%
7.0%
2.11
0.0%
45
HG
SP
26.2
1.20
8.8%
12.4%
0.71
0.0%
46
NE
RP
26.1
1.59
7.3%
13.0%
0.56
0.0%
47
KCM
SP
26.0
1.96
10.2%
7.9%
1.30
0.8%
48
NBY
RP
22.0
1.05
17.0%
4.5%
3.75
0.0%
49
BEG
SP
22.0
1.36
14.0%
11.0%
1.27
1.0%
50
MRS
SP
21.1
1.73
16.0%
11.0%
1.45
2.0%
51
RP
21.0
1.29
14.0%
8.6%
1.63
1.1%
52
NBY
RP
20.2
1.60
15.2%
12.1%
1.25
1.0%
53
CAG
RP
19.2
1.83
14.9%
9.9%
1.50
0.0%
54
SP
18.0
1.67
8.5%
6.1%
1.40
0.0%
55
MRS
RP
15.2
2.23
9.8%
9.8%
1.00
1.2%
56
BEG
RP
15.2
1.21
9.1%
4.5%
2.00
0.0%
57
NE
SP
15.1
1.24
16.4%
6.0%
2.75
0.0%
58
KCM
RP
14.2
1.77
12.7%
15.5%
0.82
1.4%
59
IC
SP
14.0
1.43
9.5%
6.3%
1.50
3.2%
60
CBE
SP
14.0
1.93
10.0%
11.4%
0.88
0.0%
61
BBB
SP
14.0
1.57
16.4%
9.8%
1.67
3.3%
62
IC
SP
13.0
2.54
6.9%
8.3%
0.83
1.4%
63
MRS
SP
13.0
1.62
9.5%
12.7%
0.75
1.6%
64
NBY
RP
12.2
1.82
1.6%
9.8%
0.17
0.0%
65
NBY
RP
12.2
1.58
5.4%
7.1%
0.75
5.4%
66
CBE
SP
12.1
1.78
12.9%
6.5%
2.00
0.0%
67
KCM
SP
12.1
2.03
4.8%
9.5%
0.50
1.6%
68
CBE
RP
11.1
0.88
12.5%
12.5%
1.00
0.0%
69
RP
11.0
1.73
4.0%
8.0%
0.50
2.0%
70
NYC
RP
11.0
1.27
14.9%
6.4%
2.33
2.1%
71
HG
RP
10.0
2.00
6.0%
6.0%
1.00
0.0%
72
MRS
RP
9.2
2.17
2.0%
16.0%
0.13
2.0%
73
NYC
SP
9.1
2.14
8.3%
20.8%
0.40
0.0%
74
CBE
SP
9.0
1.67
11.4%
2.3%
5.00
0.0%
75
NYC
RP
9.0
1.33
12.8%
10.3%
1.25
0.0%
76
IC
SP
8.2
1.62
5.4%
8.1%
0.67
0.0%
77
IC
RP
8.1
1.80
5.1%
0.0%
5.1%
78
IC
SP
8.0
1.25
2.9%
8.8%
0.33
0.0%
79
CBE
RP
7.2
2.87
11.4%
18.2%
0.63
0.0%
80
RP
7.2
2.35
4.9%
7.3%
0.67
0.0%
81
CAG
RP
7.2
1.96
5.3%
10.5%
0.50
0.0%
82
CBE
SP
7.1
1.50
6.1%
9.1%
0.67
3.0%
83
IC
RP
6.2
2.10
11.1%
11.1%
1.00
0.0%
84
HG
RP
6.1
1.74
10.0%
13.3%
0.75
0.0%
85
NBY
SP
6.0
1.67
21.4%
10.7%
2.00
0.0%
86
CAG
RP
6.0
0.83
13.6%
4.5%
3.00
4.5%
87
MRS
RP
6.0
2.17
0.0%
12.9%
0.00
6.5%
88
HG
RP
5.2
1.41
3.8%
3.8%
1.00
0.0%
89
NBY
RP
5.1
1.31
4.2%
12.5%
0.33
4.2%
90
PS
SP
5.0
1.20
33.3%
19.0%
1.75
0.0%
91
CBE
RP
5.0
1.40
4.3%
13.0%
0.33
0.0%
92
BBB
RP
4.2
2.36
12.0%
4.0%
3.00
0.0%
93
BBB
SP
4.1
1.62
9.5%
4.8%
2.00
0.0%
94
BEG
SP
4.1
4.38
0.0%
21.9%
0.00
0.0%
95
CAG
RP
3.1
2.40
16.7%
0.0%
0.0%
96
IC
RP
2.2
4.50
10.5%
21.1%
0.50
0.0%
97
HG
RP
2.2
1.88
14.3%
14.3%
1.00
0.0%
98
MRS
RP
2.0
4.00
7.7%
7.7%
1.00
0.0%
99
NBY
SP
1.1
5.25
0.0%
15.4%
0.00
0.0%
100
PS
SP
1.0
6.00
22.2%
0.0%
0.0%
101
IC
RP
0.2
7.50
0.0%
57.1%
0.00
0.0%
102
IC
SP
0.1
15.00
0.0%
28.6%
0.00
0.0%
103
CAG
RP
0.1
6.00
0.0%
33.3%
0.00
0.0%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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