1938 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Birmingham Black Barons


13 - 48


13 - 46 in the Negro American League

1923 / 1940 (Team History)

Managed by:
Dizzy Dismukes (13-48)

Top Hitter


David
Whatley

Top Pitcher



Thurston

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
72
7th ERA+
86
6th
OPS
.592
7th ERA
4.88
6th
BA
.230
7th BA
.271
5th
OBP
.298
7th K/BB
0.95
7th
SLG
.294
7th K%
10.4%
7th
BB%
7.5%
4th BB%
10.9%
7th
K%
HR%
0.6%
2nd
ISO
.064
7th WHIP
1.58
7th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
24
2
6
.250
13
7
5
0
0
77.0
65
51
81
2
43
42
1
1
354
5.96
70
SP
31
1
4
.200
10
5
2
0
0
36.1
26
19
37
1
13
15
0
0
166
4.71
89
SP
23
2
0
1.000
10
5
2
0
0
34.0
26
16
45
0
19
14
1
0
165
4.24
99
SP
0
3
.000
3
3
2
0
0
22.1
23
18
27
3
11
10
0
1
106
7.25
58
SP
23
0
4
.000
8
3
1
0
0
19.2
10
6
20
0
11
9
1
0
89
2.75
152
SP
35
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
5
4
7
0
1
4
0
0
33
4.50
93
SP
18
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
5.1
5
1
7
0
2
2
0
2
23
1.69
248
SP
0
1
.000
2
1
0
0
0
4.1
7
2
5
0
3
5
0
1
23
4.15
101
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
2.0
1
0
2
0
0
2
0
0
9
0.00
RP
0
1
.000
1
0
0
0
0
10.1
3
2
5
0
7
2
0
0
43
1.74
240
10
5
22
.185
50
27
13
0
0
219.1
171
119
236
6
110
105
3
5
1011
4.88
86
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
24
SP
77.0
1.61
1.40
11.9%
14.7%
12.1%
8.0%
0.98
1.83
0.6%
0.8%
31
SP
36.1
1.38
1.40
9.0%
14.3%
7.8%
7.8%
1.15
1.83
0.6%
0.8%
23
SP
34.0
1.88
1.40
8.5%
14.3%
11.5%
7.8%
0.74
1.83
0.0%
0.8%
SP
22.1
1.70
1.40
9.4%
14.2%
10.4%
7.7%
0.91
1.83
2.8%
0.8%
23
SP
19.2
1.58
1.40
10.1%
14.2%
12.4%
7.7%
0.82
1.83
0.0%
0.8%
RP
10.1
1.16
1.40
4.7%
14.1%
16.3%
7.7%
0.29
1.83
0.0%
0.8%
35
SP
8.0
1.00
1.40
12.1%
14.1%
3.0%
7.7%
4.00
1.83
0.0%
0.8%
18
SP
5.1
1.69
1.40
8.7%
14.1%
8.7%
7.7%
1.00
1.83
0.0%
0.8%
SP
4.1
1.85
1.40
21.7%
14.1%
13.0%
7.7%
1.67
1.83
0.0%
0.8%
SP
2.0
1.00
1.40
22.2%
14.0%
0.0%
7.7%
1.83
0.0%
0.8%
10
219.1
1.58
1.40
10.4%
14.4%
10.9%
7.8%
0.95
1.83
0.6%
0.8%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
24
SP
13
354
300
65
81
14
5
2
13
43
42
1
10
8
.270
.363
.370
.733
31
SP
10
166
149
26
37
8
0
1
9
13
15
0
4
2
.248
.309
.322
.631
23
SP
10
165
143
26
45
5
3
0
7
19
14
0
3
2
.315
.395
.392
.787
SP
3
106
91
23
27
3
1
3
1
11
10
1
3
0
.297
.379
.451
.829
23
SP
8
89
77
10
20
2
1
0
3
11
9
0
1
2
.260
.352
.312
.664
RP
1
43
34
3
5
0
0
0
1
7
2
0
2
1
.147
.293
.147
.440
35
SP
1
33
32
5
7
2
1
0
0
1
4
0
0
0
.219
.242
.344
.586
18
SP
1
23
18
5
7
1
0
0
0
2
2
2
1
0
.389
.500
.444
.944
SP
2
23
19
7
5
0
0
0
2
3
5
1
0
0
.263
.391
.263
.654
SP
1
9
9
1
2
1
0
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
.222
.222
.333
.556
10
50
1011
872
171
236
36
11
6
37
110
105
5
24
15
.271
.356
.358
.713
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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