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+
111
1st ERA+
120
1st
OPS
.730
1st ERA
3.09
1st
BA
.270
3rd BA
.240
1st
OBP
.332
2nd K/BB
3.45
1st
SLG
.398
1st K%
19.5%
1st
BB%
7.9%
2nd BB%
5.6%
1st
K%
HR%
0.9%
6th
ISO
.128
1st WHIP
1.15
1st

Notes:


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


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
31
7
2
.778
17
10
6
0
1
100.2
32
21
89
3
11
79
2
2
401
1.88
197
SP
24
4
2
.667
12
9
4
2
0
53.2
31
25
55
1
13
26
0
2
227
4.19
88
SP
20
4
1
.800
11
6
3
0
1
48.2
19
14
29
0
11
56
4
1
190
2.59
143
SP
26
4
3
.571
8
5
2
0
0
43.1
28
22
44
8
10
42
0
3
184
4.57
81
SP
23
1
1
.500
5
3
0
0
0
24.2
13
11
21
0
15
21
2
2
110
4.01
92
SP
41
2
0
1.000
3
2
2
0
0
17.2
7
6
14
0
4
9
1
2
70
3.06
121
SP
1
0
1.000
2
2
1
0
0
10.0
1
0
6
0
4
6
0
0
38
0.00
SP
21
0
3
.000
5
3
0
0
0
9.1
15
9
19
0
5
8
2
0
53
8.68
43
RP
29
3
3
.500
12
3
2
1
1
35.0
20
13
35
1
8
29
0
0
152
3.34
111
RP
21
1
0
1.000
3
0
0
0
0
12.0
3
2
11
1
1
13
3
0
46
1.50
246
RP
44
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
2.0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
7
0.00
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.0
0
0
1
0
1
1
0
0
5
0.00
RP
0
1
.000
1
0
0
0
0
0.0
1
0
2
0
1
0
0
0
4
13
27
16
.628
81
43
20
3
3
358.0
170
123
327
14
84
290
14
12
1487
3.09
120
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
31
SP
100.2
0.99
1.30
19.7%
15.1%
2.7%
7.7%
7.18
1.97
0.7%
0.9%
24
SP
53.2
1.27
1.30
11.5%
14.8%
5.7%
7.5%
2.00
1.97
0.4%
0.9%
20
SP
48.2
0.82
1.30
29.5%
14.7%
5.8%
7.4%
5.09
1.97
0.0%
0.9%
26
SP
43.1
1.25
1.30
22.8%
14.7%
5.4%
7.4%
4.20
1.97
4.3%
0.8%
29
RP
35.0
1.23
1.30
19.1%
14.6%
5.3%
7.4%
3.63
1.97
0.7%
0.8%
23
SP
24.2
1.46
1.30
19.1%
14.6%
13.6%
7.4%
1.40
1.97
0.0%
0.8%
41
SP
17.2
1.02
1.30
12.9%
14.5%
5.7%
7.3%
2.25
1.97
0.0%
0.8%
21
RP
12.0
1.00
1.30
28.3%
14.4%
2.2%
7.3%
13.00
1.97
2.2%
0.8%
SP
10.0
1.00
1.30
15.8%
14.4%
10.5%
7.3%
1.50
1.97
0.0%
0.8%
21
SP
9.1
2.57
1.30
15.1%
14.5%
9.4%
7.3%
1.60
1.97
0.0%
0.8%
44
RP
2.0
0.50
1.30
0.0%
14.4%
0.0%
7.3%
1.97
0.0%
0.8%
RP
1.0
2.00
1.30
20.0%
14.4%
20.0%
7.3%
1.00
1.97
0.0%
0.8%
RP
0.0
1.30
0.0%
14.4%
25.0%
7.3%
0.00
1.97
0.0%
0.8%
13
358.0
1.15
1.30
19.5%
14.8%
5.6%
7.5%
3.45
1.97
0.9%
0.9%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
31
SP
17
401
379
32
89
11
3
3
13
11
79
2
9
5
.235
.260
.303
.564
24
SP
12
227
206
31
55
7
3
1
5
13
26
2
6
4
.267
.317
.345
.661
20
SP
11
190
172
19
29
5
3
0
6
11
56
1
6
1
.169
.223
.233
.455
26
SP
8
184
171
28
44
7
3
8
7
10
42
3
0
2
.257
.310
.474
.783
29
RP
12
152
141
20
35
2
1
1
0
8
29
0
3
1
.248
.289
.298
.586
23
SP
5
110
91
13
21
3
5
0
6
15
21
2
2
1
.231
.352
.374
.725
41
SP
3
70
62
7
14
2
1
0
0
4
9
2
2
1
.226
.294
.290
.584
21
SP
5
53
46
15
19
3
3
0
2
5
8
0
2
1
.413
.471
.609
1.079
21
RP
3
46
45
3
11
1
1
1
0
1
13
0
0
0
.244
.261
.378
.639
SP
2
38
34
1
6
2
1
0
1
4
6
0
0
2
.176
.263
.294
.557
44
RP
1
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
RP
1
5
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
.250
.400
.250
.650
RP
1
4
3
1
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.667
.750
.667
1.417
13
81
1487
1361
170
327
43
24
14
40
84
290
12
30
18
.240
.290
.338
.628
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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