1938 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Kansas City Monarchs


47 - 27 - 1


45 - 25 - 1 in the Negro American League

1920 / 1939 (Team History)

Managed by:
Andy Cooper (47-27-1)

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
114
1st ERA+
120
1st
OPS
.743
1st ERA
3.11
1st
BA
.275
1st BA
.240
1st
OBP
.334
1st K/BB
3.51
1st
SLG
.408
1st K%
19.8%
1st
BB%
7.7%
3rd BB%
5.6%
1st
K%
HR%
0.9%
6th
ISO
.134
1st WHIP
1.14
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Ruppert Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
• 5 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
32
28
97
85
16
27
2
2
1
11
4
10
2
0
.318
.402
.424
.826
140
1B
26
43
164
144
29
38
9
3
3
23
11
17
0
3
.264
.342
.431
.772
123
2B
37
37
156
141
27
40
8
1
1
21
4
13
0
2
.284
.344
.376
.720
109
3B
24
33
122
104
11
21
2
5
0
13
2
13
1
4
.202
.297
.317
.614
78
SS
26
38
136
121
22
27
1
4
0
11
4
11
0
4
.223
.288
.298
.585
70
LF
27
44
195
177
50
59
8
6
3
25
24
15
0
3
.333
.385
.497
.883
155
CF
23
45
183
173
34
59
15
4
7
47
19
10
0
0
.341
.377
.595
.972
179
RF
28
31
109
99
15
27
7
3
1
17
3
8
0
2
.273
.327
.434
.761
120
2B
27
19
82
70
14
24
3
0
0
9
6
10
2
0
.343
.439
.386
.825
140
C
37
20
72
61
10
12
2
0
0
3
1
7
1
3
.197
.290
.230
.519
52
CF
37
15
66
60
10
16
3
3
0
17
2
4
0
2
.267
.313
.417
.729
110
LF
44
13
32
28
5
6
1
0
0
3
1
3
0
1
.214
.290
.250
.540
58
3B
29
7
29
28
1
5
0
1
0
4
3
1
0
0
.179
.207
.250
.457
32
SS
21
3
15
13
6
5
1
2
1
6
0
2
0
0
.385
.467
1.000
1.467
318
CF
29
3
14
12
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
.250
.250
.250
.500
45
LF
3
11
9
2
1
0
0
0
1
2
1
1
0
.111
.273
.111
.384
14
C
28
2
7
7
3
2
0
0
0
2
3
0
0
0
.286
.286
.286
.571
66
C
23
4
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
45
C
30
1
4
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-24
LF
34
1
3
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
31
24
63
62
9
23
6
0
3
13
0
0
0
1
.371
.371
.613
.984
182
SP
26
10
23
22
7
7
4
0
0
8
0
0
0
1
.318
.318
.500
.818
135
SP
24
12
21
19
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.211
.250
.211
.461
34
SP
20
12
19
19
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.053
.053
.053
.105
-69
RP
29
13
17
16
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.188
.188
.250
.438
26
SP
23
5
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-35
SP
41
3
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-3
SP
2
5
5
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
21
3
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.000
.500
.000
.500
52
SP
21
5
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
32
481
1670
1504
277
413
73
34
20
235
89
128
7
31
.275
.334
.408
.743
114
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
27
LF
195
.399
.321
7.7%
7.6%
1.5%
0.7%
.164
.096
23
CF
183
.435
.321
5.5%
7.6%
3.8%
0.7%
.254
.096
26
1B
164
.352
.321
10.4%
7.6%
1.8%
0.7%
.167
.096
37
2B
156
.337
.321
8.3%
7.6%
0.6%
0.7%
.092
.096
26
SS
136
.273
.321
8.1%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.074
.096
24
3B
122
.285
.321
10.7%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.115
.096
28
RF
109
.344
.321
7.3%
7.6%
0.9%
0.7%
.162
.096
32
C
97
.392
.321
10.3%
7.6%
1.0%
0.7%
.106
.096
27
2B
82
.403
.321
12.2%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.043
.096
37
C
72
.253
.321
9.7%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.033
.096
37
CF
66
.325
.321
6.1%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.150
.096
31
SP
63
.435
.321
0.0%
7.6%
4.8%
0.7%
.242
.096
44
LF
32
.260
.321
9.4%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.036
.096
29
3B
29
.214
.321
3.4%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.071
.096
26
SP
23
.353
.321
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.182
.096
24
SP
21
.217
.321
4.8%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
20
SP
19
.050
.321
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
29
RP
17
.189
.321
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.063
.096
21
SS
15
.610
.321
13.3%
7.6%
6.7%
0.7%
.615
.096
29
CF
14
.203
.321
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
LF
11
.227
.321
9.1%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
23
SP
9
.105
.321
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
28
C
7
.271
.321
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
41
SP
6
.158
.321
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
SP
5
.000
.321
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
23
C
4
.237
.321
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
30
C
4
.189
.321
25.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
21
RP
3
.252
.321
33.3%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
34
LF
3
.000
.321
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
21
SP
3
.000
.321
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
RP
.000
.321
7.6%
0.7%
.096
RP
.000
.321
7.6%
0.7%
.096
32
1670
.340
.321
7.7%
7.6%
1.2%
0.7%
.134
.096
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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