1944 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Birmingham Black Barons


58 - 37


47 - 22 in the Negro American League

1923 / 1945 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (58-37)

Top Hitter


Artie
Wilson

Top Pitcher


Alonzo
Boone

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
109
2nd ERA+
93
3rd
OPS
.668
2nd ERA
3.64
5th
BA
.269
2nd BA
.248
3rd
OBP
.313
4th K/BB
1.67
3rd
SLG
.355
1st K%
10.7%
4th
BB%
5.2%
6th BB%
6.4%
1st
K%
HR%
0.8%
6th
ISO
.086
1st WHIP
1.24
2nd

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro American League
• First Half Champions of the Negro American League
• Second Half Champions of the Negro American League
• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
32
5
6
.455
15
11
8
0
0
102.2
56
43
115
5
13
32
0
0
2
427
3.77
90
SP
30
2
6
.250
11
8
5
1
1
62.2
30
26
57
0
19
34
0
0
3
266
3.73
91
SP
36
0
3
.000
5
4
1
0
0
29.0
19
13
25
1
8
9
0
0
2
129
4.03
84
SP
29
1
2
.333
3
3
1
0
0
24.2
10
8
17
2
14
21
0
0
1
100
2.92
116
SP
25
1
0
1.000
3
1
1
0
0
11.1
4
4
8
0
6
6
0
0
0
52
3.18
107
SP
24
2
0
1.000
2
1
1
1
0
9.2
2
2
6
0
3
15
0
0
0
38
1.86
182
SP
30
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
3
2
8
0
1
1
0
0
0
37
2.00
169
SP
36
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
1
0
9.0
0
0
4
0
1
3
0
0
0
31
0.00
SP
0
1
.000
2
2
0
0
0
5.1
8
6
11
1
4
2
0
0
0
30
10.13
33
SP
30
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
4.0
3
2
4
0
5
1
0
0
0
22
4.50
75
RP
35
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
7.2
4
3
9
0
1
3
0
0
0
34
3.52
96
RP
26
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
2.2
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
9
0.00
RP
0
1
.000
1
0
0
0
0
1.0
5
3
2
0
1
0
0
0
2
8
27.00
13
RP
21
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0.2
1
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
4
13.50
25
14
13
20
.394
49
33
19
3
1
279.1
145
113
269
9
76
127
0
0
10
1187
3.64
93
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
32
SP
102.2
1.25
1.28
7.5%
13.1%
3.0%
7.7%
2.46
1.69
1.2%
0.4%
30
SP
62.2
1.21
1.28
12.8%
12.8%
7.1%
7.5%
1.79
1.69
0.0%
0.3%
36
SP
29.0
1.14
1.28
7.0%
12.5%
6.2%
7.4%
1.13
1.69
0.8%
0.3%
29
SP
24.2
1.26
1.28
21.0%
12.5%
14.0%
7.4%
1.50
1.69
2.0%
0.3%
25
SP
11.1
1.24
1.28
11.5%
12.4%
11.5%
7.3%
1.00
1.69
0.0%
0.3%
24
SP
9.2
0.93
1.28
39.5%
12.3%
7.9%
7.3%
5.00
1.69
0.0%
0.3%
30
SP
9.0
1.00
1.28
2.7%
12.3%
2.7%
7.3%
1.00
1.69
0.0%
0.3%
36
SP
9.0
0.56
1.28
9.7%
12.3%
3.2%
7.3%
3.00
1.69
0.0%
0.3%
35
RP
7.2
1.30
1.28
8.8%
12.3%
2.9%
7.3%
3.00
1.69
0.0%
0.3%
SP
5.1
2.81
1.28
6.7%
12.3%
13.3%
7.3%
0.50
1.69
3.3%
0.3%
30
SP
4.0
2.25
1.28
4.5%
12.3%
22.7%
7.3%
0.20
1.69
0.0%
0.3%
26
RP
2.2
0.38
1.28
0.0%
12.3%
0.0%
7.3%
1.69
0.0%
0.3%
RP
1.0
3.00
1.28
0.0%
12.3%
12.5%
7.3%
0.00
1.69
0.0%
0.3%
21
RP
0.2
3.00
1.28
0.0%
12.3%
0.0%
7.3%
1.69
0.0%
0.3%
14
279.1
1.24
1.28
10.7%
12.8%
6.4%
7.5%
1.67
1.69
0.8%
0.3%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
32
SP
15
427
406
56
115
12
6
5
3
0
13
32
0
2
6
15
.283
.309
.379
.688
30
SP
11
266
238
30
57
7
6
0
4
0
19
34
0
3
6
8
.239
.304
.319
.623
36
SP
5
129
115
19
25
5
1
1
6
0
8
9
0
2
4
2
.217
.280
.304
.584
29
SP
3
100
85
10
17
3
0
2
5
0
14
21
0
1
0
3
.200
.320
.306
.626
25
SP
3
52
45
4
8
1
0
0
2
0
6
6
1
0
1
0
.178
.275
.200
.475
24
SP
2
38
35
2
6
1
0
0
0
0
3
15
0
0
0
0
.171
.237
.200
.437
30
SP
1
37
36
3
8
1
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
.222
.243
.250
.493
35
RP
2
34
33
4
9
1
0
0
0
0
1
3
0
0
0
0
.273
.294
.303
.597
36
SP
1
31
30
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
1
3
0
0
0
0
.133
.161
.133
.295
SP
2
30
25
8
11
3
0
1
0
0
4
2
0
0
1
2
.440
.517
.680
1.197
30
SP
1
22
17
3
4
1
0
0
0
0
5
1
0
0
0
1
.235
.409
.294
.703
26
RP
1
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.111
.111
.111
.222
RP
1
8
5
5
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
2
0
0
.400
.625
.400
1.025
21
RP
1
4
4
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
14
49
1187
1083
145
269
35
13
9
20
0
76
127
1
10
18
32
.248
.304
.330
.633
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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