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# Year Team Managers Ballpark
1
70
56
14
0
.800
8.0
4.2
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
2
80
60
19
1
.759
8.3
4.8
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA), Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA)
3
64
45
18
1
.714
7.8
4.3
Stars Park (St. Louis, MO)
4
109
77
31
1
.713
7.7
5.0
Stars Park (St. Louis, MO)
5
87
59
26
2
.694
6.3
3.5
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
6
84
53
27
4
.663
4.4
3.2
Passon Field (Philadelphia, PA)
7
88
55
30
3
.647
6.5
5.0
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
8
79
50
29
0
.633
5.7
4.1
Ruppert Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
9
89
54
35
0
.607
4.7
4.1
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
10
83
48
33
2
.593
5.8
5.5
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
11
89
51
36
2
.586
5.5
4.2
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
12
63
34
28
1
.548
5.7
4.7
Oriole Park (Baltimore, MD)
13
78
42
35
1
.545
4.8
5.8
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
14
1
1
0
0
1.000
10.0
2.0
No Home Ballpark
15
1
1
0
0
1.000
7.0
2.0
No Home Ballpark
16
1
1
0
0
1.000
1.0
0.0
No Home Ballpark
17
1
1
0
0
1.000
13.0
5.0
No Home Ballpark
18
3
2
0
1
1.000
7.0
6.3
Dexter Park (Brooklyn, NY)
19
1
1
0
0
1.000
11.0
7.0
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
20
1
1
0
0
1.000
11.0
8.0
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
21
1
1
0
0
1.000
7.0
5.0
No Home Ballpark
22
17
14
3
0
.824
6.4
3.4
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
23
37
28
9
0
.757
5.5
3.4
Hamtramck Stadium (Hamtramck, MI)
24
4
3
1
0
.750
4.3
5.3
No Home Ballpark
25
61
45
15
1
.750
7.1
4.8
Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
26
56
41
14
1
.745
8.0
5.6
Catholic Protectory Oval (Bronx, NY), Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY)
27
53
38
14
1
.731
5.4
3.6
Hilldale Park (Darby, PA), Passon Field (Philadelphia, PA)
28
18
13
5
0
.722
6.3
3.1
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
29
7
5
2
0
.714
5.0
3.0
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
30
63
42
20
1
.677
5.3
3.7
Casino Park (Monroe, LA)
31
9
6
3
0
.667
4.3
3.9
No Home Ballpark
32
6
4
2
0
.667
7.8
6.3
No Home Ballpark
33
6
4
2
0
.667
4.3
2.7
No Home Ballpark
34
64
41
22
1
.651
7.0
5.4
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN), South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
35
84
52
29
3
.642
5.1
4.0
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
36
74
46
26
2
.639
6.9
4.7
Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA)
37
71
44
25
2
.638
5.1
3.7
Crosley Field (Cincinnati, OH)
38
75
47
27
1
.635
6.3
4.2
Ruppert Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
39
69
43
25
1
.632
6.3
4.9
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
40
59
36
21
2
.632
6.4
5.4
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
41
35
22
13
0
.629
5.3
4.3
Hilldale Park (Darby, PA), Passon Field (Philadelphia, PA) (Philadelphia, PA)
42
56
34
21
1
.618
6.1
4.7
Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
43
100
60
38
2
.612
5.7
4.3
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
44
12
7
5
0
.583
6.6
6.9
Hinchliffe Stadium (Paterson, NJ)
45
39
22
16
1
.579
5.9
4.4
Municipal Stadium (Freeport, NY), State Hospital Grounds (Middletown, NY)
46
74
42
31
1
.575
5.8
4.2
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
47
16
8
6
2
.571
4.2
4.5
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
48
14
8
6
0
.571
5.9
4.4
Ammon Field (Pittsburgh, PA), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
49
71
38
29
4
.567
5.1
4.3
Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
50
78
42
33
3
.560
5.7
5.8
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
51
102
57
45
0
.559
5.4
4.8
Hamtramck Stadium (Hamtramck, MI)
52
18
10
8
0
.556
3.9
4.8
Ponce de Leon Park (Atlanta, GA)
53
30
16
13
1
.552
5.0
5.3
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
54
20
11
9
0
.550
4.6
4.4
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
55
32
17
14
1
.548
5.6
5.8
Dyckman Oval (New York, NY)
56
57
30
25
2
.545
5.6
5.0
Neil Park (Columbus, OH), Sulphur Dell (Nashville, TN) (Nashville, TN)
57
46
24
20
2
.545
5.6
5.6
Maryland Park (Baltimore, MD)
58
72
37
31
4
.544
5.4
6.0
Passon Field (Philadelphia, PA), Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
59
68
34
29
5
.540
5.0
4.8
Dyckman Oval (New York, NY)
60
43
21
18
4
.538
4.7
4.9
No Home Ballpark
61
57
29
25
3
.537
6.5
5.0
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
62
59
31
27
1
.534
6.3
5.7
Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA), Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
63
19
10
9
0
.526
5.2
4.8
Hinchliffe Stadium (Paterson, NJ)
64
78
41
37
0
.526
5.3
5.0
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
65
80
42
38
0
.525
5.7
5.1
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
66
55
28
26
1
.519
5.4
5.5
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
67
55
28
26
1
.519
5.9
5.2
Dyckman Oval (New York, NY), Hinchliffe Stadium (Paterson, NJ)
68
32
15
14
3
.517
4.6
4.8
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
69
38
19
18
1
.514
5.7
6.1
General Electric Field (Bloomfield, NJ)
70
112
57
55
0
.509
4.8
5.3
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
71
57
29
28
0
.509
4.5
4.6
Lewis Park (Memphis, TN)
72
63
32
31
0
.508
5.9
5.7
Ebbets Field (Brooklyn, NY)
73
82
40
39
3
.506
5.0
5.0
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
74
2
1
1
0
.500
6.0
3.0
Yankee Stadium (New York, NY)
75
8
4
4
0
.500
6.4
5.0
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
76
2
1
1
0
.500
4.5
4.5
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
77
67
33
33
0
.500
5.0
5.2
Maryland Park (Baltimore, MD), Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
78
52
26
26
0
.500
5.1
4.8
Hardware Field (Cleveland, OH)
79
2
1
1
0
.500
3.0
6.0
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
80
2
1
1
0
.500
4.5
4.5
Polo Grounds (New York, NY)
81
96
46
48
2
.489
4.8
5.2
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
82
84
40
42
2
.488
5.1
5.3
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
83
67
32
34
1
.485
5.0
5.3
Washington Park (Indianapolis, IN)
84
63
30
32
1
.484
5.2
5.9
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
85
60
29
31
0
.483
4.2
4.5
Wilson Park (Nashville, TN), Sulphur Dell Park (Nashville, TN)
86
49
23
25
1
.479
4.6
4.2
College Hill Park (Montgomery, AL)
87
38
18
20
0
.474
4.4
5.0
No Home Ballpark
88
68
32
36
0
.471
5.0
5.3
Ponce De Leon Park (Atlanta, GA)
89
65
30
34
1
.469
5.9
5.9
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Sulphur Dell (Nashville, TN)
90
31
14
16
1
.467
5.3
5.2
Durkee Field (Jacksonville, FL)
91
59
27
31
1
.466
5.2
6.0
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
92
44
20
23
1
.465
5.9
6.1
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
93
37
17
20
0
.459
4.6
5.2
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
94
59
26
32
1
.448
5.2
6.7
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA)
95
39
17
21
1
.447
6.6
6.8
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
96
46
20
25
1
.444
4.0
4.1
Wilson Park (Nashville, TN), Sulphur Dell (Nashville, TN)
97
27
12
15
0
.444
4.5
5.4
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
98
54
24
30
0
.444
4.9
5.9
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
99
26
11
14
1
.440
5.0
6.1
Luna Park (Cleveland, OH)
100
76
33
42
1
.440
5.7
6.2
Penmar Park (Philadelphia, PA), Passon Field (Philadelphia, PA)
101
61
25
32
4
.439
4.0
4.9
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
102
64
27
35
2
.435
6.0
6.1
Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
103
32
13
17
2
.433
4.3
5.6
Swayne Field (Toledo, OH)
104
58
25
33
0
.431
4.3
5.9
Hamtramck Stadium (Hamtramck, MI)
105
21
9
12
0
.429
4.1
4.7
Crump Park (Little Rock, AR)
106
8
3
4
1
.429
3.0
2.9
Bismarck Baseball Park (Bismarck, ND)
107
58
24
33
1
.421
4.7
5.7
Parkway Field (Louisville, KY)
108
64
26
36
2
.419
6.3
6.2
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
109
57
23
32
2
.418
4.9
5.9
Hinchliffe Stadium (Paterson, NJ), Dyckman Oval (New York, NY) (Queens, NY)
110
13
5
7
1
.417
3.7
4.5
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
111
44
18
26
0
.409
6.8
6.7
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
112
49
20
29
0
.408
4.3
5.6
Cleveland Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
113
55
22
32
1
.407
4.9
5.0
Wilson Park (Nashville, TN)
114
5
2
3
0
.400
4.6
7.6
Passon Field (Philadelphia, PA)
115
5
2
3
0
.400
2.4
4.0
No Home Ballpark
116
10
4
6
0
.400
7.0
6.7
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
117
10
4
6
0
.400
2.9
3.4
Durkee Field (Jacksonville, FL)
118
23
9
14
0
.391
4.3
3.4
Hinchliffe Stadium (Paterson, NJ)
119
18
7
11
0
.389
4.9
6.9
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
120
64
23
37
4
.383
5.3
5.6
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Sulphur Dell (Nashville, TN)
121
66
25
41
0
.379
4.5
4.9
No Home Ballpark
122
56
21
35
0
.375
3.9
5.5
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
123
10
3
5
2
.375
5.1
5.6
Panhandle Park (Columbus, OH)
124
40
15
25
0
.375
5.1
7.2
Hamtramck Stadium (Hamtramck, MI)
125
44
16
27
1
.372
5.3
6.1
South End Grounds (St. Louis, MO)
126
61
22
38
1
.367
4.2
5.8
Maryland Park (Baltimore, MD)
127
44
16
28
0
.364
4.5
5.5
Parkway Field (Louisville, KY)
128
44
16
28
0
.364
5.2
6.5
Neil Park II (Collumbus, OH)
129
64
23
41
0
.359
5.1
6.0
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC)
130
48
17
31
0
.354
4.1
6.6
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN), Hamtramck Stadium (Hamtramck, MI)
131
86
30
55
1
.353
4.5
6.2
Lewis Park (Memphis, TN)
132
61
21
39
1
.350
5.1
7.3
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
133
32
11
21
0
.344
4.2
5.3
Hilldale Park (Darby, PA)
134
9
3
6
0
.333
3.9
4.9
No Home Ballpark
135
3
1
2
0
.333
7.3
6.7
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
136
18
6
12
0
.333
3.7
4.9
Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY), Polo Grounds (New York, NY)
137
45
15
30
0
.333
4.2
6.0
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
138
9
3
6
0
.333
3.1
6.1
No Home Ballpark
139
7
2
4
1
.333
3.0
4.3
No Home Ballpark
140
82
26
55
1
.321
4.0
6.5
Wilson Park (Nashville, TN)
141
15
4
9
2
.308
4.9
7.3
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
142
10
3
7
0
.300
2.6
4.9
League Park II (Akron, OH)
143
62
18
43
1
.295
4.9
7.3
Ollemar Stadium (Irvington, NJ)
144
7
2
5
0
.286
5.9
7.1
No Home Ballpark
145
40
11
28
1
.282
4.4
6.3
Hinchliffe Stadium (Paterson, NJ)
146
44
12
31
1
.279
3.8
5.3
Parkway Field (Louisville, KY)
147
18
5
13
0
.278
4.8
6.9
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
148
26
7
19
0
.269
4.8
7.5
Ponce de Leon Park (Atlanta, GA)
149
34
9
25
0
.265
3.4
5.9
No Home Ballpark
150
19
5
14
0
.263
3.8
6.7
No Home Ballpark
151
24
6
17
1
.261
4.7
6.9
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
152
24
6
18
0
.250
2.7
6.7
Ponce de Leon Park (Atlanta, GA)
153
4
1
3
0
.250
3.0
6.5
No Home Ballpark
154
4
1
3
0
.250
6.5
5.5
No Home Ballpark
155
61
13
48
0
.213
3.8
6.0
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
156
39
8
30
1
.211
5.3
7.7
Hilldale Park (Darby, PA)
157
5
1
4
0
.200
4.4
10.4
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
158
5
1
4
0
.200
2.6
4.4
No Home Ballpark
159
6
1
4
1
.200
4.7
7.5
No Home Ballpark
160
26
5
21
0
.192
3.8
5.9
Passon Field (Philadelphia, PA)
161
12
2
10
0
.167
5.7
7.9
Crosley Field (Cincinnati, OH)
162
13
2
11
0
.154
3.5
7.0
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
163
40
6
34
0
.150
5.1
10.2
Metropolitan Park (St. Louis, MO)
164
28
4
24
0
.143
3.8
7.9
League Park (Cleveland, OH)
165
10
1
8
1
.111
3.0
7.4
Passon Field (Philadelphia, PA)
166
22
2
20
0
.091
3.9
9.1
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC)
167
16
1
15
0
.063
2.6
6.7
No Home Ballpark
168
1
0
1
0
.000
8.0
11.0
No Home Ballpark
169
2
0
2
0
.000
2.5
5.5
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
170
1
0
1
0
.000
7.0
14.0
Luna Park (Cleveland, OH)
171
5
0
5
0
.000
2.2
7.8
Passon Field (Philadelphia, PA)
172
1
0
1
0
.000
2.0
10.0
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
173
1
0
1
0
.000
2.0
7.0
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
174
1
0
1
0
.000
0.0
1.0
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
175
1
0
1
0
.000
7.0
11.0
No Home Ballpark
176
1
0
1
0
.000
5.0
13.0
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
177
4
0
4
0
.000
4.3
11.0
General Electric Field (Bloomfield, NJ)
178
1
0
1
0
.000
0.0
3.0
Texas League Park (Oklahoma City, OK)
179
3
0
3
0
.000
4.0
10.7
No Home Ballpark

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

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